He married with her high school sweetheart Siohvaughn Funches in 2002. They have two sons together. The couple called off their marriage after spending five years together and filed for divorce in 2007. Their divorce was finalized in 2010 after a lengthy and acrimonious court battle. He obtained full custody of his children. He began dating to Gabrielle Union in 2009. She is an actress. They briefly split in 2013 due to their career demand. The couple got engaged in December 2013. They got married on 30 august 2014. They are still together. He calls himself a lucky of getting such a wonderful and understanding wife. He has one son with his longtime friend Aja Metoyer.
He is American by nationality. His height is six feet and four inches. He attended Harold L. Richards High School in Oak Lawn. He played football and basketball since his young age. In 2000, he joined Marquette University where he led the team to their first Final Four appearance in 25 years. In 2003, he was selected 5th overall by the Miami Heat. He earns massive amount of salary and his net worth is 95 million dollars.