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Is Thomas Bryant Related To Kobe Bryant? Everything About The Basketball Player From Washington Wizards

There are strong rumors about Thomas Bryant being related to Kobe Bryant. Are these rumors true? Here’s what we know.

Thomas Bryant is an American basketball player. He plays for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

He has played for schools in; Indiana, Kentucky, Syracuse, UCLA in past. Below are some interesting details about the rising NBA star.

Is Thomas Bryant Related To Kobe Bryant?

Thomas Bryant and Kobe Bryant are not related. However, they have always been compared with one another.

Thomas idolizes Kobe, who had started his career in 1997. The year was exactly when Thomas was born.

It was two years after Kobe’s retirement from NBA, Thomas had made his debut in NBA.

On June 30, the Lakers waived young Thomas. While Kobe was already a legend and a five-time champion with the team. Unfortunately, they never got a chance to play with each other.

People often think they are related because both of them have a similar passion for the game. Moreover, they have played for the same team.

Both the athletes are known for their ability to score winning baskets at the end of the game. People frequently assume they are related since they have a fondness for the game.

Meet Thomas Bryant Proud Parents

NBA star Thomas Bryant was born to parents Edward and Linda Bryant in 1997.

Both of his parents were basketball enthusiasts. They dreamed of a career as professional players. His father and mother made it to the college teams. However, we’re unable to make it to the professional level.

Bryant’s dad, Edward was a college dropout, he went on to work for Eastman-Kodak. Presently, he works as a mason.

Likewise, his mum, Linda, played two years of college basketball. She now has chosen a different job to support her family.

The proud parents are now seeking Thomas to fulfill their lost dreams. They are divorced, but both of them have been equally supporting him.

His mother wanted him to choose and play for Syracuse. However, he picked Indiana, due to lasting chaos in Syracuse basketball at the time.

More About Thomas Bryan Family Member

Thomas Bryant has no sisters or brothers in his family.

He is currently dating Alli Speidel. They knew each other from the Indiana University days.

The lovebirds usually share their first cozy shot on Instagram. They had celebrated their third anniversary of dating on August 5, 2021.

Alli also has a sister whose name is Emily Speidel. Bryant’s girlfriend is seen active on Instagram with the handle name @alli_speid.