Cotton Nash was a professional basketball player who played Small forward as number 33, 17, 44. Nash was born on July 24, 1942, in Jersey City, New Jersey. Nash’s height is 6 ft 5 in. Nash’s weight is 215 pounds. This article takes a deep dive into Cotton Nash’s net worth.
In high school, Cotton Nash played basketball for Lake Charles; (Lake Charles, Louisiana). Nash played basketball in college with Kentucky Wildcats men’s basketball (1961-1964) and started playing professionally in 1964. In the 1964 draft, Nash was chosen number 12 in round 2 by the Los Angeles Lakers. Nash left the game of basketball in 1968.
Nash played for the Los Angeles Lakers during 1964 as well as the San Francisco Warriors in 1965. Later, Nash played for the Kentucky Colonels throughout 1967-68 ABA season. Some of the highlights of Cotton Nash’s career included: Consensus first-team NCAA Men’s Basketball All-Americans, and 2× Consensus second-team All-American.
Nash set a career record of 470 (5.6 ppg) points, 273 (3.3 rpg) rebounds, and 65 (0.8 apg) assists.
Basketball player salaries can range between a few thousand dollars and tens of millions of dollars per year, depending on a number of statistics. Although most professional NBA players make a salary of almost $2 million, some with D-league crossover deals receive as little as $50,000. The salary cap for National Basketball Association players is close to $100 million, although as of today no player makes anywhere near that much money. The top players earn nearly $35 million. Outside of the National Basketball Association, salaries can be as low as $20,000 per year for minor league teams.
So what is basketball player Cotton Nash’s net worth in 2018? Our estimate for Cotton Nash’s net worth as of 2018 is:
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