Quentin Richardson is a former American basketball player who set lots of records and awards. His alluring career in the field of basketball gave him fame and wealth. But his early life was full of shock and grief. So, basketball fans, especially those who love the NBA, are curious about Quentin Richardson’s career earnings. In this article, we have revealed his net worth and discussed his full biography.
Quentin Richardson Net Worth- $23 million
The net worth of this former NBA player is $23250000. His successful career in the field of NBA helped him become a millionaire. He also earns from his coaching career. He devoted his life to a coaching career after his retirement. His coaching career began in 2014 and is still going strong. During his coaching career, he coached the Detroit Pistons from 2014 to 2016.
Full Biography Chart:
|Full Name:||Quentin L. Richardson|
|Birth Date:||April 13, 1980|
|Birth Place:||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Net Worth:||$23 Million|
|Position:||Shooting Guard and Small Forward|
|Eye color:||Dark Brown|
|High School:||Whitney M. Young Magnet High School|
|Profession:||Coach & Former NBA Player|
|College Education:||DePaul University|
|Teams He Played With:|
|Height:||6 feet 6 inches|
|Current Age:||41 years|
Quentin Richardson was born on April 13, 1980, in Chicago, Illinois. His full name is Quentin L. Richardson. He is also known as “O-Rich.”
Death of his mother and brothers
He grew up in a shocking situation because he lost his mother in 1992 to breast cancer and his grandmother to natural causes. Richardson lost his brother Bernard, who was shot and killed in Chicago. Another brother, Lee Jr., was murdered in Chicago on December 5, 2005, during a robbery. He has another older brother, Cedric, and one older sister, Rochelle.
The pre-professional life of Quentin Richardson was glorious, like his professional life. His early career began at Whitney M. Young Magnet High School in Chicago, Illinois. During his studies in 1989, he led his team to the state AA title.
He graduated from DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois. At the time studying at this university, he played for the DePaul Blue Demons men’s basketball program. He spent two years of his college life, from 1998 to 2000.
During his college tenure, he averaged 17.9 points and grabbed 10.2 rebounds on average per game in two seasons. He was the only player in college history to have 1,000+ points, 500+ rebounds, and 100+ three-point field goals.
NBA contracts that made Quentin Richardson a millionaire
He started playing professional basketball in 2000 and got his retirement in 2013. During his 13 years of professional life, he played for the Los Angeles Clippers, Phoenix Suns, Miami Heat, Orlando Magic, and New York Knicks. In the 2000 NBA draft, he was chosen by the Los Angeles Clippers, 18th overall, in the first round. Here he played with famous NBA players like Darius Miles.
In his entire NBA career, he scored 8032 points on average, 10.3 ppg, 3666 Rebounds on average, 4.7 RPG, and Assists 1138 on average, 1.5 APG.
|Total Salary Earned:||$63 million|
|Average Salary Per Year:||$4.5 million|
|Endorsement Earnings:||$2 million|
|Total Salary From New York Knicks:||$30 million|
|Highest Paid Season (2008-2009)||$8.5 million|
|Average Yearly Salary as a Coach:||$1.4 million|
He was nominated for the 100 Legends of the IHSA Boys Basketball Tournament for his praise-worthy performance in his school life. In 2005, he became part of the NBA Three-Point Contest champions. He also won the 1999 USBWA National Freshman of the Year.
Major Salute to the homie @DeMar_DeRozan for blessing QJ with the signed jersey after last night’s Magic vs Bulls game!! He was hyped when I gave it to him!! Much love D!! Made his day for real!! This will be going up in the boys room as well!! They room gon be litty!! 💯🙏🏾 pic.twitter.com/dMguLWdOy9
— Quentin Richardson (@QRich) November 27, 2021
In 1999, he also won the title of Conference USA Player of the Year. He was named to the first-team All-Conference USA in 1999 and 2000. In 1998, he and Richard Jefferson became McDonald’s All-Americans. In the same year, he was named to the second team of Parade All-Americans.
Richardson took Miya Manuel as his partner in conjugal life. He sat for the marriage in 2012 with her, and they are still together.
Height and Position
Quentin Richardson is 6 feet 6 inches tall and weighs 103 kg. He’s usually seen playing on the basketball court as the shooting guard and in small forward positions.
Age and Jersey Number
Richardson is now 41 years old. He played on the basketball field, wearing the jerseys of the 3, 23, 5, and 55.
- Los Angeles Clippers & Phoenix Suns= Jersey number 3
- Miami Heat & Orlando Magic=Jersey number 5
- New York Knicks= Jersey number 23 and 55
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