Celtics' Ray Allen Welcomes Son Wynn Ryder
His own personal basketball team is almost complete! Boston Celtics guard Ray Allen and his wife Shannon welcomed their third son together on Friday, June 26th in Boston, Mass., his rep tells CBB exclusively. Baby boy Wynn Ryder Allen weighed in at 8 lbs., 11 oz, and measured 22 ½ inches in length.
“We are blessed and excited to welcome the birth of our newest son, Wynn Ryder,” says Shannon.
Baby boy is welcomed by big brothers Ray III, 4, and Walker, 2, and sister Tierra, 16, Ray’s daughter from a previous relationship.
Off the court, Ray and Shannon are known for their dedication in the fight against diabetes; Their son Walker has been diagnosed with the disease. Ray holds a spot on the International Board of Trustees at the Joslin Diabetes Center, while Shannon was recently appointed to the International Board of Directors of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.