Arvydas Sabonis was a professional basketball player. Sabonis’s weight is 292 pounds. Sabonis’s height is 7 ft 3 in. Sabonis was born on December 19, 1964, in Kaunas, Soviet Union. This article takes a deep dive into Arvydas Sabonis’s net worth.Image Credit: Steve Lipofsky www.Basketballphoto.com
Sabonis started playing professionally in 1981. In the 1986 draft, Sabonis was chosen number 24 in round 1 by the Portland Trail Blazers. Sabonis left the game of basketball in 2005.
Sabonis played for the BC Žalgiris during 1981-1989 as well as the CB Valladolid in 1989-1992. Later, Sabonis played for the Real Madrid Baloncesto throughout 1992-1995, the Portland Trail Blazers over 1995-2000, the Žalgiris Kaunas during 2001-2002, and the Portland Trail Blazers during 2002. Some of the highlights of Arvydas Sabonis’s career included: 6× Euroscar Player of the Year, 2× Mr. Europa, 3× USSR Premier Basketball League champion, Club World Cup champion ), 4× Lithuanian Sportsman of the Year, EuroBasket champion, EuroBasket MVP, Lega Basket All Star Game MVP, Spanish Basketball King’s Cup winner, 2× Liga ACB champion, 2× ACB Finals Most Valuable Player Award, 2× ACB Most Valuable Player Award, EuroLeague champion, EuroLeague Final Four MVP, NBA All-Rookie First Team, EuroLeague Regular Season MVP, EuroLeague Top 16 MVP, All-EuroLeague First Team, Lithuanian Basketball League champion, FIBA’s 50 Greatest Players, 50 Greatest EuroLeague Contributors, and No. 11 Retired numbers.
Sabonis set a career record of 5,629 (12.0 ppg) points, 3,436 (7.3 rpg) rebounds, and 964 (2.1 apg) assists.
Basketball yearly earnings can range between a couple thousand dollars and millions of dollars per annum, depending on a number of statistics. Although typical NBA players make a salary of almost $2 million, a few with D-league crossover deals receive as little as $50,000. The salary cap for National Basketball Association players is around $100 million, although as of today no player makes anywhere near that much money. The top players in the NBA earn around $35 million. Outside of the NBA, yearly earnings can be as low as $20,000 annually for minor league teams.
So what is basketball player Arvydas Sabonis’s net worth in 2018? Sabonis earned a career high salary of around $11 million in ’01. Our estimate for Arvydas Sabonis’s net worth as of 2018 is: $15 million
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