Lionel Malamed was a professional basketball player who played Guard as number 20, 12. Malamed’s height was 5 ft 9 in. Malamed’s weight was 150 pounds. Malamed died on September 17, 1989. Malamed was born on November 15, 1924, in New York, New York. This article takes a deep dive into Lionel Malamed’s net worth.
In high school, Lionel Malamed played basketball for James Monroe High School (New York City); (Bronx, New York). Malamed played basketball in college with Athletics (1942-1943, 1945-1948) and started playing professionally in 1948. Malamed was first drafted in 1948. Malamed left the game of basketball in 1950.
Malamed played for the Indianapolis Jets during 1948-49 BAA season as well as the Rochester Royals in 1948-49 BAA season. Later, Malamed played for the Paterson Crescents throughout 1949-1950.
Basketball salaries can range between a couple thousand dollars and millions of dollars per year, depending on a number of statistics. Although most professional NBA players make a salary of around $2 million, some with D-league crossover agreements earn as little as $50,000. The salary cap for National Basketball Association players is approximately $100 million, although as of today no player makes anywhere near that amount. The top players in the league earn around $35 million. Outside of the National Basketball Association, yearly earnings can go below $20,000 annually for minor league teams.
So what was basketball player Lionel Malamed’s net worth at the time of death? Our estimate for Lionel Malamed’s net worth at death is:
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