The professional basketball man who is well known to all as “The Caveman” is Chris Kaman. This German-American former professional man played in the NBA in the “center” position. This man successfully passed his professional career in basketball. Let’s know about his biography and career earnings.
Chris Kaman Net Worth- $30 Million
His average annual salary is $3.183 million. Below you can check Chris Kaman’s year-by-year career earnings.
|NBA Season||Total Yearly Earnings|
|2003-04:||Salary from Los Angeles Clippers- $2,394,600|
|2004-05:||Yearly Earnings- $2,574,240|
|2005-06:||Salary from Los Angeles Clippers- $2,753,760|
|2006-07:||Yearly Earnings- $3,491,768|
|2007-08:||Salary from Los Angeles Clippers- $8,600,000|
|2008-09:||Yearly Earnings- $9,500,000|
|2009-10:||Salary from Los Angeles Clippers- $10,400,000|
|2010-11:||Yearly Earnings- $11,300,000|
|2011-12:||Salary from New Orleans Hornets-$11,292,439|
|2012-13:||Yearly Earnings- $8,000,000|
|2013-14:||Salary from Los Angeles Lakers-$3,183,000|
|2014-15:||Yearly Earnings- $4,800,000|
|2015-16:||Salary from Portland Trail Blazers-$5,016,000|
Chris Kaman Full Biography: Birth, Family, NBA Career, Awards, and More…
Chris Kaman was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on April 28, 1982. His full name is Christopher Zane Kaman. He is the son of his father, Leroy Kaman, and his mother, Pam Kaman.
This man spent his school life at the Tri-unity Christian School in Wg, Michigan.
|Full Name:||Christopher Zane Kaman|
|Father Name:||Leroy Kaman|
|Mother Name:||Pam Kaman|
|Birth Date:||April 28, 1982|
|Birthplace:||Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States|
|College Education:||Central Michigan University|
|Height:||7 ft 0 inches|
|Current Age:||40 years old|
During his college career, he went to Central Michigan University (CMU) in Mount Pleasant, Michigan. During the time of his studies at this college, he was a member of the Central Michigan Chippewas team.
Professional Basketball Career:
The Los Angeles Clippers took Chris Kaman in the 2003 NBA draft, picking him 6th overall in the 1st round. The NBA debut of this man was on October 30, 2003. His playing career started in 2003, and he played till 2016. For a long time, from 2003 to 2001, he was a player for the Los Angeles Clippers. He was a player for the New Orleans Hornets in the 2011–2012 seasons. As a player for the Dallas Mavericks, he played in the 2012–2013 seasons. From 2013–2014, he served as the Los Angeles Lakers assistant. He represented the Portland Trail Blazers from 2014 to 2016. Besides playing in the NBA, he also took the taste of German basketball.
In his 13-year-long career, he appeared in 735 games. The NBA career statistics of this man are:
- PTS: 11.2
- TRB: 7.6
- AST: 1.3
- FG%: 48.9
- FG3%: 4.2
- FT%: 74.3
- PER: 14.9
- WS: 24.6
Chris Kaman gained lots of honors in his career. He was an NBA All-Star in 2010. In 2003, he became the MAC Player of the Year. He was a first-team All-MAC in 2003. In 2003, he received the honor of being the MAC Tournament MVP.
Wife and Son:
Chris Kaman is a married person in his personal life. He is the husband of his wife, Emilie VilleMonte. The conjugal life with Emilie Ville Monte is blessed with a son named Barrett Christopher Kaman.
Height and Age:
Chris Kaman played in the NBA with the numbers 40, 35, and 9 and had a good shooting style. This man stands 7 feet 0 inches tall and weighs 265 pounds. He is now 40 years old.
Over the past five years, Rick C. Nees has written hundreds of NBA players' biographies, some of which have already been published in famous newspapers. He previously worked as- Commentator, Basketball Analyst, Basketball Player, Newspaper Sports Editor, Radio sports presenter. Rick grew up watching basketball leagues. He was a state-level high school basketball player who followed all NBA events since he was a child.