Chris Bosh is a successful basketball player from the USA who has played for the Miami Heat of the NBA (National Basketball Association). He has also successfully played for the Toronto Raptors and has represented his country in international events. He has won several awards and has also played college basketball for Georgia Tech University. He is currently a free agent. Let’s find out more about how much is the net worth of Chris Bosh in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Christopher Wesson Bosh was born in the year 1984 in Dallas, Texas. He is the son of Freida and Noel Bosh. He spent his childhood in Hutchins, Texas. As a child, he was a very family-oriented boy and used to play basketball with his brother, Joel. He started playing basketball from a very young age and was also active in baseball.
He went to Lincoln High School and used to lead his entire school team. Bosh received several accolades including the title of “Mr. Basketball”. He received invitations from many colleges but ultimately decided to join Georgia Tech University. He did not receive his degree as he was very much focused on his career.
In 2011, Chris Bosh got married to Adrienne Williams. They have four children, Dylan, Lennox, Phoenix, and Jackson. From 2002 to 2008, he was in a relationship with Allison Mathis. He also has another daughter named Trinity for his previous relationship with Mathis. He was involved in a paternity lawsuit with his partner in 2009. In 2004, he created the Chris Bosh Foundation.
Career, Award & Nominations
At the 2003 NBA Draft, Chris Bosh was selected by the Toronto Raptors. In his debut season, he played out of position. He went on to average 11.5 points, 1.4 blocks, and 7.4 rebounds in 75 games. That year, he won the ACC Rookie of the Year Award. With his amazing performance, he was named as the Eastern Conference Player of the Week in January 2005. The following year, he signed an extension contract with his team. He has twice won the NBA Community Assist Award. He remained with the Raptors till 2010.
In 2010, Bosh joined Miami Heat. In 2012, he led the Heats to have a victory over Atlanta Hawks. That season, he won his first ever NBA Championship. The following year, he won his second and consecutive NBA championship. In 2015-16, he averaged 19.1 points and 7.4 rebounds in a total of 53 games. He has made 11 times in the NBA All-Star. He is also the winner of the NBA Atlantic Division of 2007.
In his national career, Bosh won the bronze medal at the 2006 FIBA World Championship. He was sixth when it came to field goal percentage. In 2008, he was a part of the gold medal team at the Beijing Olympics. He has also won a bronze at the FIBA Americas U18 Championship in 2002. He withdrew from the 2012 London Olympic Games.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much would a person have who has played successfully in several NBA matches? The basketball player has got a net worth of over $100 million. His salary in 2015 was an estimated $20 million. His five-year contract with the Miami Heats in 2014 was worth $118 million. He has also done several endorsements and has got his own YouTube channel. He has appeared in television shows and has voiced for ‘Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.’.
Chris Bosh is a very talented individual. He serves as a member of the Dallas Association of Minority Engineers and National Society of Black Engineers. He has got many feats in his life and has also made donations worth millions of dollars.