Fans just love to watch the National Basketball Association. Players who are really good at the game have been able to tap into this base of happy people and help them enjoy the game even more. Many fans might be shocked to find out just how much money some really good players have made from their skills at basketball. Here are some of the richest basketball players of all time.
Randolph, know for his height and his skill with the ball, is one player who has fully taken advantage of his skills to increase his earning power. This long time Memphis Grizzlies player is a team asset and has an estimated net worth of roughly forty million.
Before his retirement from professional ball games, Finley was one of the sport’s real stars. During his sixteen seasons playing professionally, he played with several teams including the Suns, the Mavericks and the Spurs. As a two-time All-Star he was much admired for his quickness. His estimated net worth is sixty-five million.
Before his recent retirement, Mourning was a superstar basketball player. Considered one of the best players of all time, his career with the Miami Heat made him very much a fan favorite. His net worth is roughly seventy million.
This former San Antonio Spurs player brought lots of movement and life to his game. He was one of the team’s most honored members with many games to his credit. He was also a member of the award winning United States Olympic basketball team. His skills have helped bring his net worth to seventy million.
During the course of his long career, Stoudemire was considered one to watch by all those who love basketball. He was even named the number one player in the entire nation in 2002. With his skills and a huge fan base, it is no wonder his estimated net worth is seventy million.
Spending much of his career with the Los Angeles Clippers and the Boston Celtics, he was a superstar on both coasts before his recent retirement. Pierce has an estimated net worth of about seventy million, allowing him to enjoy a pleasant lifestyle.
Rose is currently in the middle of a highly active career as one of the most popular of all contemporary ball players. As the youngest player to ever win the coveted Most Valuable Player in 2011. Since then, he has only seen his career move forward to new heights. His estimated net worth is seventy million.
O’Neal has played for many teams in the last decade. During this time, he has become known for his work as a scorer who can be counted on to be there during the course of a game. He has been named to several All-Star teams over the past few years, raising his profile even more. Those who love basketball are not surprised to learn that his net worth is an estimated seventy million.
The retired player is fondly remembered by all those who love basketball. His work as a power forward for the Utah Jazz helped the team to many wins. He is considered perhaps the best player to ever play on this team, with an impressive record of game saves during his games both at home and abroad. This is why it is no surprise to learn that his estimated net worth is roughly seven-five million dollars.
Kidd has enjoyed success as both a player and a coach. His career began at the Dallas Mavericks where he was frequently named to many All-Star teams. Kidd was also an instrumental part of the gold winning Olympic teams in both 2000 and 2008. During his time at the Mavericks, he was well known for his ability to create a well timed pass that allowed the team to win many games. In recent years, he decided to make a transition in his career from player to team coach. As head coach for the Milwaukee Bucks, his estimated net worth is about seventy-five million.
One of the true legends of the sport, Ewing, a native of Jamaica is famous for his work as a member of the New York Knicks. Named to the Basketball Hall of Fame for his work as their starting center, he was also noted for his ability as college player. Since leaving the Knicks, he has turned to coaching college ball. Those who love the sport are not surprised to learn that his personal net worth is roughly eighty-five million.