Terry Cummings is one of the most successful basketball players in the field of the NBA. In his NBA career, he achieved lots of awards and fame. In contrast, the NBA gifted him lots of fans. His fans are eager to know about Terry Cummings’ total net worth. So, in this article, we will discuss all of his life events and career highlights.
Terry Cummings Net Worth in 2023
Terry Cummings’s net worth is $90,21500. His dazzling career and NBA contracts made him a millionaire. Most of his wealth is from his professional basketball career.
Terry Cummings was born on March 15, 1961, in Chicago, Illinois. His full name is Robert Terrell Cummings. During his school phase of life, he went to the George Washington Carver Military Academy in Chicago, Illinois. Here he began to play basketball.
|Birth:||March 15, 1961, in Chicago, USA|
|Full Name:||Robert Terrell Cummings|
|Profession:||Former Basketball Player|
|College Education:||DePaul University|
|Achievements:||NBA All-Star two times, 1985’s All-NBA Second Team, All-NBA Third Team, NBA Rookie of the Year, NBA All-Rookie First Team-1983, Consensus first-team All-American|
|Height:||6ft 9 inches|
|Current Age:||60 Years|
Salary Accumulation Chart:
|Total Salary Earned:||$19.5 Million|
|Endorsement Earnings:||$1 Million|
|Salary from Golden State Warriors:||$5.5 Million|
|Earnings From San Antonio Spurs Club:||$11.5 Million|
|Salary From Philadelphia 76ers:||$1 Million|
|Salary From Milwaukee Bucks:||$0.65 Million|
College Career Highlights
After his high school education, his college career in basketball began at DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois. During his college life, he played for the DePaul Blue Demons men’s basketball team and made his university team honored with his dazzling performance. He spent time at this college from 1979 to 1982. In his college career, he scored an average of 16.4 points per game over 85 games. His successful innings in the college phase paved the way for him to join the NBA.
He started playing in the NBA in 1982 and retired in 2000. After taking retirement, he was involved with singing. In his long-term professional life, he played for several NBA teams. He wore the jersey of-
- San Diego Clippers
- Milwaukee Bucks
- San Antonio Spur
- Seattle SuperSonics
- Philadelphia 76ers
- New York Knicks
- olden State Warriors
NBA Contract Details
In the 1982 NBA draft, he was selected by the San Diego Clippers in the 1st round. He won the title of NBA Rookie of the Year. He spent time with this team till 1984. Leaving that, he moved to the Milwaukee Bucks. While playing with the Milwaukee Bucks, he became an NBA All-Star two times. He played for this team from 1984 to 1985.
Later, he signed with the San Antonio Spurs and played for this team from 1989 to 1995. In the next season, he came back to his old team, the Milwaukee Bucks, and played for one season. He was with the Seattle SuperSonics in 1996-97 and the Philadelphia 76ers in 1997-98. In 1998, he partially played for the New York Knicks. The last team in his professional life was the Golden State Warriors. He played with this team in the 1999–2000 seasons. He retired from his professional life after wearing the jersey of this team.
He scored 19,460 points on average, 16.4 ppg, 8,630 rebounds on average, 7.3 RPG, 1,255 steals on average, and 1.1 SPG. In his 18 seasons of professional life, he played in 1,183 games, had 33,898 minutes, and had a 0.484 field goal percentage.
Achievements & Awards
In 1985 and 1989, he won the status of the NBA All-Star two times. Terry Cummings, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and Michael Jorda all were named to the 1985’s All-NBA Second Team. In 1989, he was named to the All-NBA Third Team. In 1983, he won the title of NBA Rookie of the Year. He was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team in 1983. In 1982, Consensus first-team All-American
Wife and Son
In the conjugal life of Terry Cummings, his wife is Vonnie. His sons are T. J. Cummings, Sean Cummings, and Antonio Cummings. T. J. Cummings is also a professional basketball player.
Height & Weight
Terry Cummings is tall up to 6ft 9 inches. His weight is 100kg. In the NBA, his playing position is “Power forward.” Being in this position, he achieved lots of records. He was perfect for that position. He wore the jersey numbers 34, and 35.
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Where is Terry Cummings Now?
Terry is 60 years old now. After retirement, he focused on music and was involved in music production. He has a studio in his San Antonio home. He unveiled an album, ‘T.C. Finally’, in early 2007.
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.