Izela Samaya Arenas - Updated Jun 2024

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Izela Samaya Arenas

Izela Samaya Arenas is the daughter of an American reality TV star Laura Govan and former basketball player Gilbert Arenas. Her mother appeared in seasons one and two of the VH1 series “Basketball Wives LA” and the TV show “The Next: 15”.

Early Life

Izela Samaya Arenas was born on December 24, 2005, in the United States of America. Izela’s zodiac sign is Capricorn and she is currently 18 years old. Her father’s name is Gilbert Arenas and her mother’s name is Laura Govan. Izela has a younger sister named Hamiley Penny Arenas and two younger brothers named Alijah Amani Arenas and Aloni Kianno Arenas.

Her father is a former basketball player and her mother is a television personality. Her father and mother were engaged at the time of her and her other sibling’s birth but never married. However, Izela’s father and mother broke up at the end of 2014. Besides that, there is no other information about Izela’s early life.

Izela Samaya Arenas

Caption: Izela Samaya Arenas posing for a photo with her mother Laura Govan (Source: Instagram)

Talking about Izela’s academic qualifications, there is not much detailed information regarding her educational life. Moreover, looking at Izela’s age, we can assume that she is studying in middle school in her nearby hometown.

Izela Samaya Arenas – Net Worth 2024

There is no information about Izela’s estimated net worth. However, her mother’s Laura estimated net worth is around $1 million US dollars and her father’s Gilbert estimated net worth is $135 million US dollars.

Professional Life

Izela Samaya Arenas is just a teenager right and might be studying at a middle school. However, Izela is popular as the daughter of former basketball player Gilbert Arenas and television personality Laura Govan. Her father Gilbert started his basketball career at his college and played basketball at the University of Arizona. Gilbert started his professional basketball career in 2001 when he entered in 31st overall pick in the NBA Draft 2001 as a Golden State Warriors player. He played 30 games and averaged 10.9 points per game during his first career.

Gilbert won the NBA Most Improved Player Award and Most Valuable Player of the Rookie-Sophomore during the NBA All-Star Weekend. He signed a six-year contract with the Washington Wizards worth $60 million after playing with the Golden State Warriors in the 2002-03 season. He scored a career-high 60 points against Los Angeles Lakers back in 2006.

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Caption: Izela Samaya Arenas posing with her family (Source: Instagram)

Moreover, Gilbert signed another new six-year contract with the Wizards worth $111 million. Gibert moved to the Orlando Magic for Rashard Lewis after leaving Wizard. He moved to Memphis Grizzlies just after a season on March 20, 2012. Then, he signed with the Shanghai Sharks of the Chinese Basketball Association back on November 19, 2012. Currently, Gilbert runs a daily sports show with Mia Khalifa on Complex News’s YouTube Channel.

Throughout his career, Gilbert played for major NBA teams like Golden State Warriors, and Washington Wizards and had a successful career. Furthermore, Gilbert also runs the podcast titled “The No Chill Podcast”. Izela’s mother Laura has appeared on several shows. Laura has appeared in the reality television series titled “Basketball Wives LA” as an actress. However, the show was a controversial television show. Laura has appeared in the television show titled “The Next: 15”. At present, she is not signed as a brand ambassador for any brands or products. Nevertheless, she will surely be involved in the endorsement of major brands in the coming future.


Talking about Izela’s awards and nominations, she hasn’t won all of them so far. Moreover, looking at Izela’s popularity and fan following, we can presume that she will certainly earn some of them in the coming years.

Relationship Status

As far as Izela’s marital status is concerned, she is unmarried and single. Moreover, Izela is just 15 years old and studying in school. However, we can assume Izela is currently single as she is too young for a relationship.

Talking about Izela’s rumors and controversy, she’s not been a part of them until now. However, her mother and father are part of a controversy where her mother accused her father of cheating. Her mother Laura also claimed that she did not receive child support money from her father Gilbert.

Izela Samaya Arenas

Caption: Izela Samaya Arenas with her two brothers and a sister (Source: Instagram)

Body Measurements

There is no information about Izela Samaya Arenas’s body measurements. However, Izela has black hair and black eyes as we look at the picture shared by her parents.

Izela Samaya Arenas – Social Media

Izela Samaya Arenas is not active on any social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, and so on. Besides that, Izela and her mother like to keep their personal life private.