Luc Longley was a professional basketball player who played Center as number 13. Longley was born on January 19, 1969, in Melbourne, Victoria (Australia). Longley’s weight is 265 pounds and height is 7 ft. 2 in. He also worked as an assistant coach for Australia’s national basketball team of men in 2013. This article takes a deep dive into Luc Longley’s net worth.
|Name:||Lucien James Longley AM|
|Profession:||Former Basketball Player, Basketball Coach|
Luc Longley’s father Richard also played basketball at the international level. His parents got divorced in 1984, and since then, his mother lives in New Mexico, United States.
Longley has two brothers, both of whom are journalists. He was first married to Kelly, and they had two daughters. Later, in 2008, he married Anna Gare.
In 2007, his house in Fremantle, Western Australian was destroyed by a fire, which worth $2 million.
Luc Longley started playing basketball for Scotch College. He was pulled off from there and started college at the University of New Mexico where he studied and played basketball from 1987 to 1991.
Longley started his NBA career in 1991 with Minnesota Timberwolves. He was later traded to Chicago Bulls for whom he won three consecutive championships from 1996 to 1998. He is the only Australian player who has won three championships. Longley also played for Phoenix Suns and New York Knicks in NBA towards the end of his basketball career.
Luc Longley played internationally for Australia Boomers. He also represented the team in three Summer Olympics Games in 1988, 1992, and 2000.
Some of the highlights of Luc Longley’s career included 3 times NBA Champion, 2 times State Basketball League Champion, Australian International Player of the year (1989), Australian Basketball Hall of Fame induction (2006), and Sport Australia Hall of Fame induction (2009).
Longley set a career record of 4,090 (7.2 ppg) points, 2,794 (4.9 rpg) rebounds, and 549 (1.0 bpg) blocks.
Basketball annual payments range between $20,000 and millions of dollars per annum, depending on a number of statistics. Although typical NBA players make a salary of about $2 million, some with D-league crossover contracts are paid as little as $50,000. The salary cap for National Basketball Association players is around $100 million, although currently, nobody brings in anywhere near that amount. 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 is basketball player Luc Longley’s net worth in 2019? Longley earned a career high salary of around $7 million in ’03. Our estimate for Luc Longley Net Worth is approximately $1 Million – $10 Million.