James Gist is a professional basketball player who plays Power forward / Center for the Panathinaikos as number 14. Gist’s height is 6 ft 9 in. Gist was born on October 26, 1986, in Adana Province, Turkey. This article takes a deep dive into James Gist’s net worth.Image Credit: Augustas Didžgalvis
In high school, James Gist played basketball for Our Lady of Good Counsel High School (Montgomery County, Maryland); (Wheaton, Maryland). Gist played basketball in college with Maryland Terrapins men’s basketball (2004-2008) and started playing professionally in 2008. In the 2008 Greek Basket LeagueEuroLeague draft, Gist was chosen number 57 in round 2 by the San Antonio Spurs.
Gist played for the Pallacanestro Biella during 2008-2009 as well as the PBC Lokomotiv-Kuban in 2009-2010. Later, Gist played for the KK Partizan throughout 2010-2011, the Fenerbahçe Men’s Basketball over 2011-2012, the Baloncesto Málaga during 2012, and the Panathinaikos B.C. during 2012-present. Some of the highlights of James Gist’s career include: Individual Awards, ACB contests winner, Basketball League of Serbia champion, ABA League champion, Radivoj Korać Cup winner, 3× Greek Basket League champion, 5× Greek basketball Cup winner, Turkish Basketball Super League All-Star, Second team All-Atlantic Coast Conference, and ACC All-Defensive team.
Player yearly earnings vary between a few thousand dollars and millions of dollars annually, depending on a number of circumstances. Although on average, NBA players earn a salary of approximately $2 million, a few with D-league crossover agreements are paid as little as $50,000. The salary cap for NBA players is approximately $100 million, although as of today nobody makes anywhere near that amount. The top players earn nearly $35 million. Outside of the NBA, salaries can be under $20,000 annually for minor league teams.
So what is basketball player James Gist’s net worth in 2018? Our estimate for James Gist’s net worth as of 2018 is: $20 million
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