Lailaa Nicole Williams is a well-known American celebrity’s child who came into the limelight because of her blood ties with mainstream celebrities. Her parents are popular basketball personalities, Candace Parker and Shelden Williams.

Like her parents, Nicole wants to be a well-famed basketball player in the future. Lailaa was born on the 13th of May, 2009 which makes her 13 years old as of 2022. According to her birth information, she was born with the zodiac sign of Taurus. Being an American she enjoys all the rights and privileges as any other American citizen.

Nicole has yet to reveal her educational information. Lailaa means the Night in Arabic and Nicole means victory in French. So, her name is derived from two languages.

The Physical Appearance Of Lailaa

Born into a family of African-Americans, Laila has got similar traits and features as theirs. She has got a dark complexion with dark attractive eyes and curly black hair. She is a healthy girl with a decent height and weight according to her age. Other than this, this young personality has not revealed her physical measurements.

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Lailaa Nicole Williams smiling in a happy mood
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Being a sports enthusiast, she probably has maintained a healthy diet routine and does training regularly to build up her stamina and strength.

Family Background

Laila is a member of a family of athlete personalities. Her both parents are basketball stars. She is the only child of the couple and is brought up with great care by her parents.

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Lailaa Nicole Williams with her parents Shelden Williams and Candace Parker
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Laila was born a year after her parents got married. However, her parent’s marriage did not last long and they ended up in divorce in 2016. Even though they got separated, the former couple is in a conjugal relationship.

Her maternal grandparents are Larry Parker and Natasha Parker. Similarly, grandparents of Nicole from her father’s side are Bob Williams and Jeannette Williams.

Half -Brother: Airr Larry Petrakov Parker

Lailaa Nicole Williams has a half-brother from her maternal side, Airr Larry, to whom her mother Candace and her wife Anna, a Russian player welcomed on the 11th of February, 2022.

Half brother of Lailaa Nicole William Airr Larry Petrakov Parker
Half-brother of Lailaa Nicole William, Airr Larry Petrakov Parker
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Candace announced the arrival of her first child together with Anna through her Instagram where she has used many emojis. She has also posted a video of working out with her son. The family is living a quality life together and Nicole seems to be close with her half-brother.

Her Parent’s Love Life

Candace Parker and Shelden Williams were in a relationship. Although the former love partners have not revealed their first meeting experience, they had not kept their relationship a secret. Being both basketball personalities, they probably might have run across each other during some sports program.

It is unclear how long they dated each other, before finally deciding to tie their knots. The couple walked down the aisle on November 13, 2008. A year later, the love birds introduced their daughter Lailaa on the 13th of May, 2009.

The athlete couple, however, did not last long in their relationship and decided to part ways in 2016 after eight years long relationship. Their cause of separation was the difference in thoughts between couples as stated by Shelden.

On December 14, 2021, Parker publicly disclosed that she had married Anna Petrakova in 2019.

Shared Custody Of Lailaa

After the separation of Laila’s parents, her father requested shared custody of her. In the response of which, her mother agreed to pay $400K in alimony but was excused from paying spousal support. They decided to split up all the large expenditures for her care including her education, and other expenses, and her legal and physical custody.

Similarly, the former couple even split the proceeds from the sale of their $3.75 million property in Encino, California. Despite their separating thoughts, they deeply care about their daughter and co-parents her together as a family.

Owns Angel City FC

As per Candace’s announcement on her Instagram, she and Lailaa is a part of the ownership group of Angel City Fc which was formed in October 2020.

Other popular stars in the ownership group are tennis stars Serena Williams and Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr (daughter of Alexis). Similarly, other notable characters like Billie Jean King, Ilana Kloss, Lindsey Vonn, PK Subban, and other members of the group have also voiced their excitement about joining the ownership group. 

About Candace Parker -Mother

Candace Nicole Parker is known for her basketball career. She is associated with Chicago Sky of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA). Being an adaptable player, she plays the forward and center positions. Also, She was chosen as the first all-around pick in the 2008 WNBA Draft by the Los Angeles Sparks.

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She was a basketball passionate since a very young age and used to play it since her high school days. In high school, Parker won the 2003 and 2004 Gatorade National Girls Basketball Player of the Year awards, becoming just the second junior and the only woman to receive the award twice.

Also, she became the first woman to dunk in an NCAA tournament game and the first woman to dunk twice in a college game. After she got into WNBA, Parker was also involved in long-term endorsing agreements with reputed brands like Adidas and Gatorade.

Throughout her long career life, she has contributed to her team to win many titles, for which she has received many appreciation and medals including the WNBA Most Valuable Player Awards (2008, 2013), a WNBA Finals MVP Award (2016), a WNBA All-Star Game MVP Award (2013), two Olympic gold medals (2008, 2012), and the WNBA Rookie of the Year Award (2008).

Lailaa Nicole’s Mother’s New Life partner

After the separation from Shelden, Candace Parker currently is in a relationship with a Russian basketball player Anna Petrakova. The couple tied knots in a private wedding ceremony in 2019 and has recently welcomed their first child.

Anna is the daughter of Victor Petrakov who is CSKA and Russian national team center. Being a hereditary basketball player she has received many accolated including the Russian Basketballcup, FIBA European Supercup etc.

Talking about her personal information, Petrakova was born on the 4th of December, 1984 in Budapest and completed her education at USA.

About Shelden Williams -Father

Shelden DeMar Williams A.K.A “The Landlord” is a former American basketball player who played for the Duke Blue Devils. Throughout his long career life, he has played for a lot of teams including the Atlanta Hawks, Sacramento Kings, Minnesota Timberwolves, New York Knicks, and so on.

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He has received the 2005 and 2006 NABC Defensive Player of the Year Awards while at Duke, becoming only the fifth player in the record to achieve the award two successive years. He carries Duke’s career blocks record, single-season blocks record, and career rebounding record.

The former basketball player also started Shelden Williams Foundation in 2019. This Foundation was built to empower student-athletes and their families by providing and backing initiatives that elevate emotional and physical health through sports, education, and community involvement. 

Net Worth

Lailaa Nicole Williams is too young to begin her professional career. Thus, her net worth is not available currently. However, she is enjoying her life with her parent’s fortune.

Her mother, Candace Parker, is estimated to have a net worth of $5 Million. The celebrity has accumulated this huge sum through her basketball career. Not only that, she earns a sum by investing in real estate as well as endorsing brands.

She owns several properties in Chicago and Los Angelos. Candace, with her former partner, was known to have bought a $3.5 Million mansion in Los Angelos. She also collaborated with PETA and advertised for it.

Similarly, her father, Shelden, is also estimated to have a net worth of $5 Million. During his NBA career, Shelden earned around $12 million in salary alone.

It can be said that Lailaa and her parents are having a quality life.

Lailaa’s Social Media Presence

Lailaa is still too young to be on social media. Maybe, she is restricted from using it, which is why Nicole does not seem to have her accounts activated on platforms like Instagram, Twitter, and Tiktok.

However, she makes her appearance on her mother’s Instagram and Tiktok. Being a creative and entertaining girl, she loves to create Tiktok videos with her parents. Candace has an Instagram account of 1M followers, where she posts a lot of professional and private life moments by the username @candaceparker.

Similarly, Shelden also posts Lailaa videos on his social media platform.  

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