Kwame Brown is a professional Basketball Player belongs to America. The Washington Wizards have picked Brown for the 2001 NBA draft and the first draft pick selected at the time of high school. In his entire career, he served for different teams including Memphis Grizzlies, Los Angeles Lakers, Detroit Pistons, Golden State Warriors, Charlotte Bobcats and Philadelphia 76ers. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Kwame Brown in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Kwame Brown was born on March 10, 1982, in Charleston, South Carolina. He always involved in the sports activities at school time and considered as the best player of high school includes Eddy Curry and Tyson Chandler. His performance in basketball helped him to be the best high school player of the year in Georgia. He completed his schooling from Glynn Academy as the always lead with 1235 rebounder and 605 times shot-blocker.
Brown married to Marcia who served as a teacher. They are having two children include a son Kwame and a daughter Lauren. He is happy with his partner and not even noticed with a single dispute.
Career Awards & Nominations
Kwame started his NBA career after joining Washington Wizards, playing for the University of Florida. He was the first to be picked for the 2001 NBA draft by the team president Michael Jordan. At the starting of the career, he scored the average 4.5 points with 3.5 rebounds in the first season. With the lots of expectation, he got more opportunities and appeared in 20 games out of 80 in his second season. After improvement, he scored 7.4 average points with 5.3 rebounds each game.
In the third season, he made a huge improvement in his performance and scored 10.9 points made 7.4 rebounds. He scored the total of 30 points with 19 rebounds while playing against Sacramento Kinds which helped him to get more opportunities in his career.
After completing three years of the contract, he refused next five years contract of $30 million and started his free agent market test. In 2005, he sold to Los Angeles Lakers with the exchange of Caron Butler and Chucky Atkins. This trade made a huge controversy in between the fans and called him as under-achievers. His season starting average score was 6 points and six rebounds. At the time of injury of Chris Mihm who served as the centre for Lakers, Brown got the opportunity to serve for the centre position. His average was double and started all the games in playoffs for Lakers.
Later, he played for Memphis Grizzlies but not signed again for a new contract. He got a new deal with Piston for the amount of $8 million for two years. The net contract was signed with Bobcats for a year in 2010 and also appeared for the Golden State Warriors for one year deal with $7 million. He also appeared with more teams include Milwaukee Bucks and Philadelphia 76ers.
Net Worth & Earnings
Kwame Brown has an estimated net worth of $10 million. Most of his earning considered from the offers he received while playing with different teams. He started his NBA career playing for Washington Wizards and later sold with the huge amount that helped him to earn huge revenue annually.
Brown is a professional Basketball player with great successful career result. He always interests in playing basketball starting from his school life and continues as his career and served for his country with different teams. Moreover, he was noticed with different teams and appeared for NBA draft many times.