Azurie Elizabeth Irving: Meet the daughter of Brooklyn Nets Point Guard Kyrie Irving

Azure Elizabeth Irving is the daughter of a professional American basketball player and Brooklyn Nets point guard Kyrie Irving. Her father was named Rookie of the Year and was the overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft. Since then, he has won multiple awards and games, including NBA All-Star Game MVP, USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year, and NBA Three- Point Contest champion.

Despite being a celebrity kid, Elizabeth’s parents do their best to keep her out of the limelight. However, many curious minds are looking for information about her early life, age, siblings and more. Likewise, people also want to know who her mother is. How is her parents’ relationship? Are they still together?

So if you are also one of the curious minds then you have come to the right place because today we are going to learn all about Azurie Elizabeth Irving, daughter of Kyrie Irving.

Azurie Elizabeth Irving early age and family history

Azurie Elizabeth Irving was born on November 23, 2015 in Dallas, Texas, USA to Kyrie Irving and Andrea Wilson. She is 7 years old as of 2023 and her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

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The basketball player with his daughter during her birth.

Likewise, she is Christian and belongs to African American descent. Likewise, her paternal grandparents are Drederick Irving and Elizabeth Irving and his maternal grandparents are Arthur Franklin and Verna Wilson

The meaning behind her name

Elizabeth was born after 35 hours of labor. Two days after she was born, her father, Brooklyn Nets point guard Kyrie Irving, shared a heartfelt Instagram post where he expressed his love for his daughter and revealed that he named her after his mother Elizabeth, who sadly passed away when he was 4 years old used to be. The message continues,

“Azurie Elizabeth Irving 11/23/15 35 hours of labor from her amazing mother and she came into the world to give my world a glow I never thought possible. I love you so much, and my heart grew when I first felt your heart against mine.
Mama, I gave her your name because I know you will bless her and our family the same way I did. I love you.”

Who is Andrea Wilson, the mother of Azurie Elizabeth Irving

Andrea Wilson is an American model and the winner of Miss Texas USA 2010. She was born on February 8, 1986, in Dallas, Texas, USA. Wilson was born to Arthur Franklin and Verna Wilson. The model has two siblings Lindsay Wilson and Anthony Wilson. However, she is best known as Kyrie Irving’s ex-girlfriend.

Kyrie Irving, the father of Azurie Elizabeth Irving, is a famous basketball player

Kyrie Andrew Irving began his NBA career with the Cleveland Cavaliers. He was with the team from 2011 to 2017 and during that time Irving was named to the 2012 Rising Star Challenge where he scored 34 points against Team Charles Barley, was crowned MVP and won the 2012 NBA Rookie of the Year Award. Likewise, in 2013, he was selected in his first All-Star game where he scored 15 points, four assists and three rebounds.

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Kyrie plays for the Brooklyn Nets as a point guard.

In 2016, Azurie’s father made the winning three-pointer against the Golden State Warriors. He later requested a trade-off with the Boston Celtics. Kyrie played for Boston for two consecutive years, eventually moving to the Brooklyn Nets. Irving was elected vice president of the National Basketball Players Association in February 2020.

Aside from his basketball career, Kyrie has also acted in a number of movies, including Kicking it (2012), and has done voice-over in We naked bears (2016), and Family man (2018). He has also written, directed and acted in multiple advertisements appearing as Uncle Drew, which became a feature film in 2018.

Azurie Elizabeth Irving’s parents were together for two years: their love story

According to multiple sources, Kyrie and Andrea first met sometime in 2012, but didn’t start dating until July 2013. The duo had a great time in their relationship and Wilson even got pregnant with Azurie.

However, their relationship did not work out and the duo decided to go their separate ways. The then boyfriend and girlfriend officially split in April 2015, seven months before the birth of Azurie Elizabeth Irving.

Azurie’s mother blames her ex-boyfriend for leaving her in the dust with the child

In August 2015, the 2010 Miss Texas, Andrea Wilson told TMZ that Kyrie left her on the ice after impregnating her with their daughter. According to her, she has had no connection with him and the then Cleveland Cavaliers star did nothing to support her in that delicate moment.

“I paid for and handled everything on my own without ANY support from him. I have no relationship with him and I do not seek a relationship with him.”

However, Kyrie denied those allegations and said it’s total BS. He even filed legal papers asking for a paternity test to prove he is the father of their child and wants to step forward and offer full support, saying he wants to be an involved father.

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The couple was together for two years before going down different paths.

Irving also released a statement saying he will cover all expenses for the child, but there is a catch where the mother-to-be would have to raise their child in Texas. Likewise that of the athlete lawyer issued a statement telling TMZ Sport:

“By submitting this petition, Kyrie is doing the right thing, by taking responsibility and actively seeking to establish his rights so that he can be involved from the start of becoming a father.”

But Wilson thinks otherwise, saying he did all this to look good for the media.

All’s well that ends well, Azurie’s parents maintain a friendly relationship and co-parent their child. Similarly, Kyrie pays $4500 monthly as child support.

Are Azurie parents in a new relationship? She has a half-sister

After the split, Miss Texas 2010, Andrea Wilson has stayed away from all media outlets. Not much information is available about Azurie’s mother, so it is quite difficult for us to determine if she is in a new relationship or not. .

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Kyrie has been with Marlene Wilkerson since 2018.

On the contrary, Azurie’s father has had multiple relationships after the split. Kyrie dated singer Kehlani Parrish in 2016. He later dated a model named Gabriel Lexa for about 6 months.

Likewise, he dated DJ/Model Chantel Jeffreys in 2018. The same year Irving met Marlene Wilkerson a YouTuber and influencer. The couple welcomed Azurie’s half-brother a little boy Kaire Irving born June 15, 2021.

The Lifestyle of Azurie Elizabeth Irving; Her father is a millionaire

With all the money and fame behind her back, it’s no surprise that the seven-year-old is living the life of her dreams. Her father Kyrie Irving is a millionaire with an estimated net worth of $90 million. He earns his money from his career as a basketball player and also from multiple deals and endorsements.


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