American professional basketball player, Robin Lopez is popular as the NBA power forward/center known for his defense and rebounding. 

American professional basketball player, Robin Lopez
Caption: American professional basketball player, Robin Lopez (Photo: Facebook)

Is Robin Lopez Married?

Robin Lopez is in a romantic relationship with his girlfriend Christine Vargas, who is yet to be married. The duo has been dating for quite some time but has yet to tie the wedding knot. As per reports, they met in 2015 for the first time while Lopez was playing for Portland Trail Blazers. Robin and his girlfriend Vargas post about their relationship on their social media handle freely quite often without hesitation.

Robin Lopez clicking a selfie with his girlfriend Christine Vargas
Caption: Robin Lopez clicking a selfie with his girlfriend Christine Vargas (Photo: Instagram)

Likewise, the couple is comfortable about their relationship being in public. They shares a home and many beautiful moments on social platforms. His girlfriend Christine is a close friend of his brother and family. While a certificate is not usually required to prove a couple's relationship, they may eventually walk down the aisle.

About Robin Lopez Wife or Girlfriend

Christine Vargas was born and raised in New York City. Her birth date is March 8, 1991. Originally, Christine's family is from Portoviejo, Ecuador, and has lived in Florida. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication from the University of South Florida in the year 2013. Likewise, she spent over seven months as a football recruiting intern.

Robin Lopez with his girlfriend Christine Vargas
Caption: Robin Lopez with his girlfriend Christine Vargas (Photo: Instagram)

Lopez worked as a baseball recruiter and social media correspondent intern for Prospect Wire and in VIP services at Aja Wiregrass while in college. She is employed with the Portland Timbers as an account executive as per her LinkedIn page. In the past, she used to work as a corporate sales executive at Viking Athletic Partnership. However, Vargas is well-known to the public as the girlfriend of Lopez. 

Past Affairs of Robin Lopez

Before his relationship with Christine, Lopez was dating his girlfriend Michelle Wie in 2008. His ex-girlfriend Wie is an American golfer. The former couple met at Stanford and had a brief affair before splitting up. Wie has risen to prominence as a professional golfer. 

Robin Lopez with his girlfriend Christine Vargas & their dog
Caption: Robin Lopez with his girlfriend Christine Vargas & their dog (Photo: Instagram)

As a teenager, she had competed against top golfers on both the PGA and LPGA tours. Michelle has competed in events, including the Women’s British Open and the Women’s PGA Championship.

Facts About Robin Lopez

  • Robin Lopez was born on April 1, 1988, with the birth sign Aries. 
  • His full name is Robin Byron Lopez
  • Robin is the son of parents Deborah Ledford (mother) and father Heriberto Lopez
  • He spent most of his childhood in the Los Angeles neighborhood of North Hollywood.
  • He grew up in a large family, having mixed origins. 
  • Robin's father Heriberto is a native of Cuba, and mother Deborah is of German, English, and Scottish descent.
  • He has three siblings brothers; they are Ursula Richardson, Alex Lopez, and Brook Lopez.
  • Having American nationality, Robin is of mixed (Cuban, German, English, and Scottish) ethnicity.
  • Robin joined San Joaquin Memorial High School located in Fresno, California. 
Robin Lopez posing for the picture
Caption: Robin Lopez posing for the picture (Photo: Instagram)

  • Then he enrolled at Stanford University located in the census-designated place of Stanford, California, near the city of Palo Alto.
  • Lopez joined Stanford's Cardinal team soon after enrolling and set a record for a first-year student.
  • He received several defensive honors during his college career.
  • Robin was selected with the 15th pick in the 2008 NBA draft by the Phoenix Suns. 
  • Then he was traded to the New Orleans Hornets in 2012 and was traded to Portland in the year 2013.
  • Robin Lopez has earned an estimated net worth of $26 Million
  • Likewise, he has been earning an annual salary of $12.65 million as per reports. 
  • Robin Lopez has a height of 7 feet  or 2.1 meters tall