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Facts of Emma Cannon
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One of the promising American Basketball players, Emma Cannon, currently plays as a Power Forward for the Hungarian team, NKE-FCSM Csata. She previously played for the professional women’s basketball team, Connecticut Sun. For the 2018/19 season, Cannon played for the club, Nadiezda Orenburg, Russia.
She signed as a free agent with Phoenix Mercury on February 8, 2017, and spent the 2017 WNBA rookie season with Mercury. In college, she played for Southern Florida for her senior season, where she was a NCAA Division-II All-American Honorable Mention in 2011.
Emma’s Early Life
Emma was born to father Carl Cannon and mother Patty Cannon. She was born on June 1st, 1989, at Rochester, New York. She is 30 years old as of 2019. There is no information available about her family background.
Emma attended Central Florida college for her undergraduate. She later transferred to the University of Southern Florida to complete her senior year. She continued to play basketball further after completion of her college.
Emma Cannon’s Net Worth
The 6 feet 2-inch basketball player, Ms. Emma Cannon, has a net worth of $20,000 as of 2021.The primary source of her income comes entirely from her basketball career. She has played in Germany, Australia, Israel, and Russia over six seasons. She had a major big break during the 2017-17 Russian League season playing for Chevakata. Former basketball player, Kerri Browitt Caviezel also has a similar net worth.
In the year 2017, she signed with the Phoenix Mercury as a free agent for a $40,000 salary for one season. As per CNBC, the median salaries in the WNBA are around $71,635 while starting salaries are $50,000. Similarly, players in the Euro league starts at $100,000.
Emma Cannon is in a relationship
The 30-year-old, Emma Cannon is currently dating her partner, Tia Cannon, a real estate agent. Cannon’s Instagram account is filled with the couple’s adorable pictures. Emma hasn’t revealed when the couple met, but on September 5, 2017, Tia first appeared on her Instagram.
Emma and Tia run a YouTube channel named, ‘The Cannons’ where the pair has uploaded a video about their first encounter. As per the video, Emma and Tia first met at a Hookah Bar. After being introduced, the couple went on to several dates later and began a romantic relationship.
Currently, the pair refer to each other as wifeys. They have been together for over two years as of 2019. Cannon and her girlfriend belong to the LGBT community. The lesbian couple seems to enjoy their company and can be seen visiting different places for vacations. On their social media, Emma calls Tia her wife, but they haven’t had their wedding ceremony yet.
In the year 2016. Emma started to play for Chevakata in the Russian League. In the league, she had 35 points scored and 15 rebounds in her first match. At the end of the season, she had an average of 20.8 points scoring and 10.1 in a rebound.
In the year 2017, Emma was signed by The American Women’s Basketball Club Phoenix Mercury as a free agent. She had a star on her opening season for Mercury. She appeared in all 34 games played by Mercury. Before that season, only ten other players had played the whole season. Also, read about Karl Malone biography.
Among 10 of them, five were from Mercury. She did break the record becoming 15th rookie in team history to achieve 100 rebounds and the first person since Brittney Griner in the year 2013. She was the 10th player in team history with ten rebounds.
At the end of the season, Emma had grabbed 122 rebounds, which is ranked as the 10th most rebounds by a Mercury rookie in its franchise history. DeWanna Bonner holds the records for the most rebounds in a year.
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Emma was ranked third among all WNBA rookies in rebounds per game(3.6) and finished seventh in a scoring average of 4.4 ppg. She led the Mercury bench in rebounding 17 times on the season and led all WNBA rookies in field goal percentage at 49.1 percent.
After finishing her season with the Mercury, she joined the Russian women’s basketball league. She played for Orenburg. The club won the title the same year. In the year 2018, she played for the same team.
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