Ed Fleming was a professional basketball player who played Small forward / Shooting guard as number 7, 3, 70, 50. Fleming’s height was 6 ft 3 in. Fleming’s weight was 189 pounds. Fleming died on April 10, 2002, in Greensburg, Pennsylvania. Fleming was born on July 25, 1933, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This article takes a deep dive into Ed Fleming’s net worth.
In high school, Ed Fleming played basketball for Westinghouse High School (Pittsburgh); (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania). Fleming played basketball in college with Niagara Purple Eagles men’s basketball (1951-1955) and started playing professionally in 1955. In the 1955 draft, Fleming was chosen number 16 in round 3 by the Rochester Royals. Fleming left the game of basketball in 1964.
Fleming played for the Rochester Royals during 1955-56 NBA season 1956-57 NBA season as well as the Minneapolis Lakers in 1957-1959-60 NBA season. Later, Fleming played for the Wilkes-Barre Barons (Continental Basketball Association) throughout 1959-1962, and the Sunbury Mercurys (EPBL) over 1963-1964.
Fleming set a career record of 2,511 (8.6 ppg) points, 1,532 (5.2 rpg) rebounds, and 544 (1.9 apg) assists.
Player annual payments range between $20,000 and tens of millions of dollars annually, depending on a number of considerations. Although most professional NBA players earn a salary of nearly $2 million, a few with D-league crossover contracts are paid as little as $50,000. The salary cap for NBA players is approximately $100 million, although as of today no player earns anywhere near that amount. The top players in the league earn approximately $35 million. Outside of the NBA, salaries can go below $20,000 per year for minor league teams.
So what was basketball player Ed Fleming’s net worth at the time of death? Our estimate for Ed Fleming’s net worth at death is:
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