Former NBA Player & Television Sportscaster Bill Walton Net Worth 2022

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Bill Walton is one of the successful professionals in the NBA who have both fame and money. For his outstanding career, his name was listed in the NBA Hall of Fame. Besides his glorious NBA career, he is also well known for his media activities. He is also a television sportscaster. If you are curious about Bill Walton’s worth and his lifestyle, this article is for you.

What is Bill Walton’s Net Worth?

The net worth of Bill Walton is $20 million. His NFL contract made him a millionaire. Most of the wealth in his life is from his NBA profession, and the rest is from TV shows.

Total Net Worth in 2022: $20 million
Total Salary Earnings:  $4-$5 million
Average Salary per season: $400,000
Highest-paying season: $1.35 million
Residence Worth:  $5-6 million
Source of Income: NBA, Media, Business

Bill Walton’ Age, Height & Weight

Bill Walton salaryThe height of Bill Walton is 6 feet 11 inches. His weight is 95 kg. He is still alive in this world. His age is now 69. In the field of basketball, he played in the center position. Wearing jersey number 32, he played for the Portland Trail Blazers.

Birth Place and Family

Wilton was born on November 5th, 1952, in La Mesa, California. His father is William Theodore Walton, and his mother is Gloria Anne Walton. He was raised with his siblings, Bruce Walton, Cathy Walton, and Andy Walton. His full name is William Theodore Walton III.

High School & College

He showed his talent in both his high school and college years. He went to Helix Charter High School, and at this school, he began to play basketball.

After completing the school phase, he moved to the University of California. At this college, he began to start his college career in basketball. Famous basketball players like Kareem Abdul Jabbar and George Gervin were also a student at this college. In both his school and college life, he spread the shine of his talent by taking the basketball in his hand. 

First Draft and NBA Contract

Bill Walton total worthThe professional life of Bill Walton began in 1974. That year, he was selected by the Portland Trail Blazers. It was the first team of his career. In 1977, he gave his team the NBA championship with an amazing performance. In the same year, he won the NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Award.

He also played for the San Diego Clippers. The last team of his basketball career was the Boston Celtics. He gifted that team the NBA championship, and it was the second win of his life.

In the 1987-88 season, during his tenure with the Boston Celtics, he retired from his playing life because of an injury. After his retirement, he engaged himself as a media personality.

Bill Walton’s Stats

Year
Team
GP
Min
Pts
Reb
FG%
Stl
BlkAst
1974
Portland Trail Blazers35
32.9
12.8
12.6
51.3
0.8
2.74.8
1975
Portland Trail Blazers51
33.1
16.1
13.4
47.1
1.61.0
4.3
1976
Portland Trail Blazers65
34.8
18.6
14.4
52.8
1.0
3.23.8
1977
Portland Trail Blazers58
33.3
18.9
13.2
52.2
1.0
2.55.0
1979
San Diego Clippers14
24.1
13.9
9.0
50.3
0.6
2.72.4
1982
San Diego Clippers33
33.3
14.1
9.8
52.8
1.0
3.63.6
1983
San Diego Clippers55
26.8
12.1
8.7
55.6
0.8
1.63.3
1984
San Diego Clippers67
24.6
10.1
9.0
52.1
0.7
2.12.3
1985
Boston Celtics80
19.3
7.6
6.8
56.2
0.5
1.32.1
1986
Boston Celtics10
11.2
2.8
3.1
38.5
0.1
1.00.9
Career
468
28.3
13.3
10.5
52.1
0.8
2.23.4

Basketball Hall of Famer

In his NBA career, he was lucky to win the NBA championship two times, the first time in 1977 and the second time in 1986. He was nominated as the NBA Finals MVP in 1977. He won the NBA Most Valuable Player in 1978. But is Bill Walton in the NBA hall of fame? The name of this man was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame.

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Bill Walton’s Wife and Sons

Bill Walton sat for the marriage in 1979 with Susan Guth, and it lasted till 1989. The conjugal life of Bill Walton and Susan Guth was blessed with four sons. One of their sons is Luke Walton, who is showing his talent in the field of basketball like his father. The rest of the sons are Nate Walton, Adam Walton, and Chris Walton. After the separation from Susan Guth, Bill married Lori Matsouka in 1991.

My Favorite Bill Walton Quotes

“You don’t win championships by just being normal, by just being average.”- Bill Walton.

“I can think. I can sleep. I can move. I can ride my bike. I can dream.”- Bill Walton.

“Life is easy when you’re hot. But what happens when the ball bounces the other way? You just keep getting back up and climbing up.”- Bill Walton.

“A lot of people understand what not saying anything means, so, in effect, not saying anything is really saying a lot.”- Bill Walton.

“When you are in unrelenting, excruciating and debilitating pain that never goes away for years on end, your life is over.”- Bill Walton.

Full Biography:

Birth: November 5th of, 1952, in California, USA
Mother: Gloria Anne Walton
Father: William Theodore Walton
College Education: University of California
Wife/Girlfriend: Susan Guth (Separated), Lori Matsouka
Nationality: American
Achievements: NBA championship two times, NBA Finals MVP, NBA Most Valuable Player in 1978, Basketball Hall of Fame.
Height: 6 feet 11 inches
Weight: 95 kg
Current Age: 69 years old

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