With the nickname “Captain Kirk,” the person who is well known in the arena of American basketball is Kirk Hinrich. This man has been engaged with basketball since the early days of his life and was a member of the USA National Team. His father was a basketball coach who trained him in his early life. So let’s find out about this man.
What is the net worth of Kirk Hinrich?
The net worth of this reputed professional is $30 million. His average yearly earnings were 2.855 million.
Kirk Hinrich’s Salary Details
|Total Salary Earned From:||$72.2 Million|
|Average Annual Salary:||$5.5 million|
|Highest Paid Season 2007-08:||$11.2 million|
|Debut Season Salary 2003:||$2.1 million|
|Total Salary Earned From Chicago Bulls:||$53.7 million|
|Salary Earned From Atlanta Hawks:||$18.4 million|
Kirk Hinrich was born on January 2, 1981, in Sioux City, Iowa. The full name of this man is Kirk James Hinrich. He is the son of his father, Jim Hinrich. His father was a basketball player. He played at Briar Cliff College and was the coach at Sioux City West High School.
|Full Name:||Kirk James Hinrich|
|Father Name:||Jim Hinrich|
|Birth Date:||January 2, 1981|
|Position:||Point guard and Shooting guard|
|College Education:||University of Kansas|
|Height:||6 Feet 0 inches|
|Childrens:||Daughter-Kenzie, Kyla, and Kenley & Son-Kolton|
|Nick Name:||Captain Kirk|
|Current Age:||41 years old|
What high school and college did Kirk Hinrich go to?
This man completed his high school basketball career at West High School (WHS) in Sioux City, Iowa. In his high school career, he was named the 1999 Co-Iowa Mr. Basketball.
In his college life, he was a student at the University of Kansas (KU) in Lawrence, Kansas. He was a member of the Kansas Jayhawks men’s basketball team during his time at this college. The duration of his college career was from 1999 to 2003. Representing this college team, he led the team to consecutive Final Fours in 2002 and 2003.
Kirk Hinrich professional basketball career
In the 2003 NBA draft, the Chicago Bulls selected Kirk Hinrich 7th overall in the 1st round. The NBA debut of this man was on November 7, 2003. He began to play professional basketball in 2003 and continued to play until 2016. From 2003 to 2010, he was a player for the Chicago Bulls. Playing for this team, he became the Bulls’ all-time leader in three-point field goals. With this team, he has passed seven years of his career.
Then, he played with the Washington Wizards in the 2010–2011 seasons. In the 2011–2012 seasons, he was a player for the Atlanta Hawks. He played for his old team, the Chicago Bulls, from 2012 to 2016. In the last years of his career, he represented the Atlanta Hawks in 2016.
Won bronze medal
He was on the USA national team. As an American national basketball team member, he took part in the 2006 FIBA World Championship and won the bronze medal for the team.
In his 13-year-long career in the sphere of the NBA, he took part in 879 games. The career statistics of this man are points 9594 on average, 10.9 ppg, rebounds 2576 on average, 2.9 RPG, assists 4245 on average, 4.8 APG, FG% 41.1, FG3% 37.5, FT% 80.0, eFG% 48.0, PER 12.8, WS 52.5.
What are the achievements of Kirk Hinrich?
- 2× Third-team All-American – NABC, TSN (2002, 2003)
- Third-team All-American – AP (2003)
- NBA All-Defensive Second Team (2007)
- NBA All-Rookie First Team (2004)
- No. 10 jersey retired by Kansas Jayhawks
To whom did Kirk marry?
In 2006, Hinrich proposed to Jill Fisher. They were married on July 7, 2007. Their first child, a daughter named Kenzie, was born to him and his wife in 2008. Kyla, the couple’s second daughter, was born to Hinrich’s wife in September 2011. Hinrich’s wife gave birth to twins on September 12, 2014—a boy named Kolton and a girl named Kinley.
What is the profile of Kirk Hinrich?
Kirk Hinrich stands up to 6 feet tall and weighs 190 pounds. The positions in which he played were “point guard” and “shooting guard.” While wearing jersey number 12, he played in the NBA. The shooting style of this man is right. The age of this man is 41 years old now.
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.