Chris Bosh Net Worth
Christopher Wessen Bosh also known as Chris Bosh is an American basketball player who has played for the NBA team ‘Toronto Raptors’ till 2010. He emerged as a young and very talented sportsperson and his name is often seen with other star players. He has accomplished a lot in his career with the Raptors but left them for Miami Heat. He was a part of the winning team of America for the 2008 Olympics. Chris is also called as CB4, 4 being his jersey number and this name has been used in the field of education and sports to seek its importance.
Chris Bosh was born on 24th March in Dallas, Texas. He learnt how to play basketball when he was in 4th grade but showed its potential way before that. He played the sport in his home and also at his grandmother’s house and picked up the dribbling skills at such a young age. Chris was always a tall boy which only added up to his advantage. During his school years in Lincoln High of Dallas he took the school to number one rank in USA. He was widely recognised by the media and organisations and that’s how he gained his titles of ‘High School Player of the Year’,’Powerade Player of the Year, ‘first all-team American’ and the famous one ‘Mr Basketball’.
He remained incredible during his college years in George Tech. Initially he had plans of pursuing graphic designing and management but quit college for his career in NBA. In 2003 he joined the ‘Toronto Raptors’. He was one of the best players the team has ever got as he took it to the playoffs. The five time NBA All Star has been a breakthrough in many basketball leagues. He won his first NBA title in 2012 and second one in 2013.
Bosh got married to Adrienne Williams in 2011 and they have four children.
Ventures off the Court
Chris Bosh has founded the Chris Bosh Foundation in 2011. The organisation helps children with their educational and athletic needs. He is now a free agent and speaks about the importance of reading for children. He has made donations for the improvement in the education of children in USA. He is an advocate for the increased computer literacy supporting code.org.
He is a member of National Society of Black Engineers and Dallas Association of Minority Engineers. The player has been into Television as well. He has made many television appearances. A documentary on Bosh’s life was made in 2009; it is named as First Ink. He also has his own YouTube channel and produced Gucci Mane’s song ‘Miss my Woe’ in 2017.
The net worth of this basketball player is around 50 million dollars. His profession of playing basketball gets him an annual salary of $20.3 million. Bosh’s deal with Miami Heat is for six years and has a worth of $110 million. His income can be broken down into basketball, philanthropy, advocacy, acting and YouTube.