Corey Benjamin Daughter is facing assault allegations after a video of her playing in the youth league went viral. Here is what we know about Corey so far.
Benjamin is an American former basketball player who got drafted by the Chicago Bulls in the 28th overall of the 1998 NBA Draft. He played in the NBA from 1998 to 2003 and played with the Chicago Bulls from 1998 to 2001. During his career, he played for several teams including, Sutor Montegranaro, Southern California Surf, Atlanta Hawks, Chalonnais, Benfica, and Daegu Orions.
Corey played basketball for Fontana High School and Oregon State University. He was famously balled up at the Bulls workout in 1999 by retired Michael Jordan. In the year 1996, he won the titles of California Mr. Basketball, McDonald’s All-American, and Second-team Parade All-American.
Did Corey Benjamin Daughter Assault A Teammate?
A video of Benjamin’s daughter playing in a youth league went viral on Twitter, Instagram, and Reddit in 2021. In the video, she clotheslined and assaulted an opponent during the game. The victim’s name is Lauryn Ham. She unintentionally collided with two players after missing her three-point field goal.
Corey’s daughter faked a foul and viciously assaulted a girl. Her mother can be heard in the background telling her to hit the girl. Several people on Reddit have voiced their opinion and said that they should be prosecuted for assault.
Corey’s daughter is Khayla.
Who Is Corey Benjamin Wife?
Corey and his wife prefer to stay away from the limelight.
Benjamin was arrested in November 2016 after an altercation that turned physical with his girlfriend. He was accused of cell phone and battery smashing that steamed from a February incident in California.
Corey’s longtime girlfriend told police that they were arguing when he grabbed her mobile and smashed it. He then physically blocked her from calling 911 using the house phone, reports TMZ.
Benjamin’s girlfriend ran out of the house and came to the nearby police station to get help. An arrest warrant got issued for his arrest in May and was taken into custody. Corey faced three charges two misdemeanors and one felony.
Corey Benjamin Net Worth Details Revealed
Corey’s net worth might be in the millions as he had a successful basketball career.
He has been arrested twice in domestic violence charges in 2000 and 2016. Further details about Benjamin’s children, son, and family are currently private.