Eddy Curry became a laughing stock in 2010 for many reasons, including his bad financial decision. Sadly, the basketball player went through the unfortunate event of losing his daughter and lover. Although Eddy was married at the time, his wife, Patrice Curry, did everything to support her husband, including adopting the son of Eddy’s former lover.
Patrice is the key that holds Eddy and his family together. If you’re interested to know more about Eddy Curry’s supportive wife, keep reading.
Mother of Eddy’s Four children
Patrice has been the wife of the former NBA star, Eddy Curry, for over 15 years. On 20 August 2020, Patrice shared that she and Eddy had been together for nineteen years. Nonetheless, the duo tied the knot in August 2005, and the married couple recently celebrated their 16th marriage anniversary.
Patrice and her husband share four children; Reiganna, Reign, Reigan, and Reidan. However, Eddy also has children from his former marriage and relationship. He has a son, Eddy III, from his past marriage to Korie Kellogg. Besides, the former Knicks has two children, Noah and Ava, from his past relationship with Nova Henry.
Unfortunately, Nova, and Eddy’s 10-months-old daughter, Ava, were murdered in 2009 by Attorney Fredrick Goings. Moving from the tragedy, Patrice adopted Noah, and she often features him on social media.
As of now, Patrice lives happily with her husband and five children.
Patrice is a Reality TV Star
While her husband made a name for himself from shooting hoops, Patrice was busy becoming a reality TV star. Although she does not have many acting credits, many people recognize her for appearing on the VH1 reality show, Basketball Wives LA. Patrice appeared on the show as a recurring cast member.
On the other hand, Eddy started his career playing for The Bulls from 2001-2005. He later played for New York Knicks from 2005 to 2011. He was a member of the Heat’s 2012 championship team and spent part of the 2012-2013 season with the Dallas Mavericks.
In 2018, Eddy signed with the Zhuhai Wolf Warriors ad was released in 2019. Although he earned over $70 million in salary alone, he faced many financial issues and lost most of his wealth. He is now reportedly worth only $3 million.
Patrice Has a Belizean Heritage.
Patrice Nicole Curry was born in 1979 in Illinois. She celebrates her birthday on 9 March, which makes her age 42. She was born to Belizean parents, who raised her in Evanston, Chicago.
Patrice has a sister. After their mother passed away in 2001, Patrice became the legal guardian of her sister.