Kevin Garnett Net Worth
Who Is Kevin Garnett?
The full name of Kevin Garnett is Kevin Maurice Garnett and he is a former American professional Basketball player. He was born on May 19 in the year 1976.
Kevin Garnett Net worth:
Kevin Garnett net worth is of about $190 million. In the twenty seasons of his career, he must have earned a huge amount of about 327 million dollars. He, with his league, had a twenty-four billion television deal which lasted for nine years and started in the year 2016. Right now he earns about 12 million dollars per annum. And also he earns about 10 million for the brand endorsements that he does.
Kevin Garnett Life History:
Kevin Garnett was born in Greenville, in South Carolina on 10th of May in the year 1976. His mother was Shirley Garnett and father O’ Lewis McCullough. His mother never married his father as the relationship ended just sometime after he was born. He was raised by his mother and stepfather Ernest Irby and two sisters. He never got along well with his stepfather. During his high school (Hillcrest Middle school) he fell in love with basketball. He used to play in the school basketball team for three years of his high school. During his time at Mauldin High school, he got involved in a fight with white students and although he was not directly involved he got arrested with two other students. Because of this racial incident he got really upset and decided to leave Mauldin High and got transferred to Farragut Career Academy in Chicago for his senior year of High school.
In the year 2004 he got married to his longtime girlfriend Brandi Padilla in a private ceremony and because of his wedding, he was not able to take part in the Athens Olympic Games. The couple together has two daughters.
He is the half-brother of former basketball player Louis McCullough and is a cousin of another professional basketball player former Los Angeles Laker Shammond Williams. It is said that before his games he bangs his head against a padded basketball stanchion. He announced his retirement from playing professional basketball in the year 2016.
Kevin Garnett – Known For:
Kevin Garnett is basically famous for his career as a professional American basketball player. He has been given nicknames like “the Big Ticket” and “The Kid”. He had played for 21 seasons in the National Basketball Association. He was on number 57 in the year 2012 on the World’s Highest Paid Athletes and on number 62 in Celebrity 100 list on Forbes.
Kevin Garnett Political / Business Affiliations:
In the year 2011 in December Kevin had agreed to become a limited shareholder of American owned Italian Serie, a football team A.S.Roma. He had also signed a deal with Anta sports product in the year 2010. Post his career, he joined the Crew on TNT’s Inside The NBA, and just in about a month became the host of his own segment Area 21.