Irv Rothenberg was a professional basketball player who played Center as number 6, 18, 35, 3. Rothenberg died on July 18, 2009. Rothenberg was born on December 31, 1921, in Bronx, New York. Rothenberg’s weight was 215 pounds. Rothenberg’s height was 6 ft 7 in. This article takes a deep dive into Irv Rothenberg’s net worth.
Rothenberg played basketball in college with LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds men’s basketball and started playing professionally in 1944. In the 1947 draft, Rothenberg was chosen number — in round — by the Washington Capitols. Rothenberg left the game of basketball in 1951.
Rothenberg played for the Philadelphia Sphas during 1944-1945 as well as the New York Gothams in 1945-1946. Later, Rothenberg played for the Cleveland Rebels throughout 1946-47 BAA season, the Washington Capitols over 1947-48 BAA season, the Baltimore Bullets (1944-54) during 1947-48 BAA season, and the St. Louis Bombers during 1947-48 BAA season.
Basketball player annual payments range between a few thousand dollars and millions of dollars annually, depending on a number of circumstances. Although typical NBA players make a salary of approximately $2 million, a small contingent of players with D-league crossover deals are paid as little as $50,000. The salary cap for NBA players is close to $100 million, although currently no player makes anywhere near that much money. The top players in the NBA earn close to $35 million. Outside of the National Basketball Association, yearly earnings can dip below $20,000 per year for minor league teams.
So what was basketball player Irv Rothenberg’s net worth at the time of death? Our estimate for Irv Rothenberg’s net worth at death is:
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