Gus Bailey was a professional basketball player who played Shooting guard / Small forward as number 22, 18, 20. Bailey’s weight was 185 pounds. Bailey died on November 28, 1988, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Bailey was born on February 18, 1951, in Gibson, North Carolina. Bailey’s height was 6 ft 5 in. This article takes a deep dive into Gus Bailey’s net worth.
In high school, Gus Bailey played basketball for Burges (El Paso, Texas). Bailey played basketball in college with UTEP Miners men’s basketball (1971-1974) and started playing professionally in 1974. In the 1974 draft, Bailey was chosen number 23 in round 2 by the Houston Rockets. Bailey left the game of basketball in 1979.
Bailey played for the Houston Rockets during 1974-1975 as well as the New Orleans Jazz (NBA team) in 1977-1978-. Later, Bailey played for the Reno Bighorns throughout 1978-1979, and the Washington Bullets over 1979-. Some of the highlights of Gus Bailey’s career included: First-team All-Western Athletic Conference.
Bailey set a career record of 389 (2.6 ppg) points, 244 (1.7 rpg) rebounds, and 168 (1.1 apg) assists.
Player salaries can range between $20,000 and tens of millions of dollars per year, depending on a number of circumstances. Although typical NBA players make a salary of almost $2 million, some with D-league crossover deals earn as little as $50,000. The salary cap for National Basketball Association players is nearly $100 million, although as of today nobody brings in anywhere near that much money. The top players earn approximately $35 million. Outside of the NBA, salaries can be as low as $20,000 annually for minor league teams.
So what was basketball player Gus Bailey’s net worth at the time of death? Our estimate for Gus Bailey’s net worth at death is:
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