Tyler Honeycutt was an American professional basketball player who played for Sacramento Kings from 2011 to 2013. As of 2018, Tyler Honeycutt’s net worth is estimated to be $3 million.
Born on July 7, 2018 in Los Angeles, California, Tyler attended Sylmar High School and then played his college basketball at the University of California, Los Angeles. In his freshman year, he played in the 26 games and was named to the Pac-10 All-Freshman team. In 2011, he was named the team’s co-MVP and first team All-Pac-10 after averaging 12.8 points per game.
Tyler was drafted in the second round of the 35th overall pick by the Sacramento Kings in 2011 draft. He scored two points in four minutes on his first game with Kings. Next year, he played with the Reno Bighorns of the NBA D-League and was recalled by Kings on January 24, 2012.
In 2013, he was traded to the Houston Rockets. However, he was once again assigned to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the D-League. One month later, he was waived by the Rockets. Due to limited time on the court, he signed with Ironi Nes Ziona of the Israeli Super League.
Tyler then signed with Russian team Khimki on a two year deal. On his debut season with the Russian team, he won the Eurocup championship. In 2015-16 Euroleague, he averaged 6 points, 6.1 rebounds in over 23 games.
Honeycutt then signed a deal with Turkish club Anadolu Efes in 2016 and then returned to Russian club Khimki once again in a one year deal. On his second stint with Khimki, he averaged 9.2 points and 5.4 rebounds per game in over 17 Euro League games.
On July 6, 2018 Tyler Honeycutt was found dead inside the house from an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound.