Who is Tyler Herro’s girlfriend, Katya Elise Henry? All you need to know

Katya Elise Henry
Tyler Herro is Katya Elise Henry's boyfriend (Image via Sportskeeda)

Tyler Herro's girlfriend, Katya Elise Henry, has gained a lot of attention from NBA fans. The Miami Heat guard began dating the Instagram model in 2020 and the two have been together ever since.

Herro has achieved a lot of success in his 4-year NBA career. He's reached the NBA Finals twice and was named the Sixth Man of the Year in 2021. On top of that, he received a massive contract from the Heat in the summer of 2022.

Tyler Herro's private life is also quite interesting. He's had a lot of ups and downs with Katya Elise Henry, but it appears that they've worked through their problems as they are back together.

Tyler Herro and Katya Elise Henry have dated for two years

Katya Elise Henry's boyfriend had an interesting summer last year. Thanks to his amazing performances in Miami, the 6-foot-5 shooting guard earned a lucrative contract extension with the Miami Heat.

Next season, Herro will receive $27 million for his services. His contract runs through the summer of 2027 and he will be paid $33 million in the last year of it.

Katya Elise Henry's boyfriend may have cheated on her a few months ago. She posted a cryptic message on her Instagram profile which implied that the Heat guard wasn't loyal to her.

Katya Elise Henry is Tyler Herro's girlfriend (Image via Instagram)
Katya Elise Henry is Tyler Herro's girlfriend (Image via Instagram)
“If you cheat on someone that is willing to do anything for you, you actually cheated yourself out of loyalty,” Tyler Herro's girlfriend posted on her Instagram profile.

Katya is a fitness model who has around eight million followers on her Instagram page. Tyler Herro's girlfriend is also a personal trainer who has achieved a lot of fame for posting her workouts online.

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Prior to the Miami Heat star, Katya Elise Henry dated Kyle Kuzma and the te two were together from 2018 to 2019.

Herro's girlfriend gave birth to their first child, Zya, in September 2021. The couple welcomed their second child, Harlem, in January 2023.

Katya admitted that dating an NBA player is "not for the weak." She also revealed that she is not in a hurry to get married to Tyler Herro.

Katya Elise Henry's boyfriend has a chance to win a ring

Tyler Herro was quite inconsistent in the 2022-23 season, but still a big part of the Heat. He appeared in 67 regular-season games, averaging 20.1 points and 4.2 assists per game. The shooting guard converted 43.9% of his shots.

Herro had a 41-point performance against the Houston Rockets, which was his biggest scoring output of the season. The Heat were 37-30 with him in the lineup and 7-8 in the games he missed.

Tyler Herro is averaging just under 20 points per game (Image via Getty Images)
Tyler Herro is averaging just under 20 points per game (Image via Getty Images)

The Heat shooting guard suffered a hand injury in Game 1 against the Milwaukee Bucks. He appeared in only 19 minutes, scoring 12 points on 5-for-9 shooting before leaving the game.

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Herro will likely return to action in the 2023 NBA Finals. Erik Spoelstra ruled him out of the first game of the series, but he may be ready for Game 3, which will be the first game of the finals in Miami.

Tyler Herro in the 2023-24 NBA season

After breaking his right hand in the first round of the playoffs against the Milwaukee Bucks, Tyler Herro was out for the remainder of the post-season and was not a contributing factor in Miami's magical run to the NBA Finals.

Los Angeles Lakers v Miami Heat
Los Angeles Lakers v Miami Heat

However, Tyler is back and with a vengeance in the 2023-24 NBA season. In the eight games that he has played so far, he has been averaging 22.9 points, 4.6 assists, and 5.0 rebounds on nearly 45/40/90 shooting splits. Currently, he is sidelined due to an unfortunate ankle injury, but is expected to bounce back soon.

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Edited by Arnav Kholkar