Michael Wright was a professional basketball player. Wright’s weight was 238 pounds. Wright’s height was 6 ft 8 in. Wright died on November 10, 2015, in Brooklyn, New York. Wright was born on January 7, 1980, in Chicago, Illinois. This article takes a deep dive into Michael Wright’s net worth.
In high school, Michael Wright played basketball for Farragut Academy; (Chicago, Illinois). Wright played basketball in college with Arizona Wildcats men’s basketball (1998-2001) and started playing professionally in 2001. In the 2001 draft, Wright was chosen number 38 in round 2 by the New York Knicks. Wright left the game of basketball in 2015.
Wright played for the Śląsk Wrocław during 2001-2002 as well as the CB Granada in 2002-2003. Later, Wright played for the Hapoel Tel Aviv throughout 2003-2004, the Alba Berlin over 2004-2005, the Beşiktaş Cola Turka during 2005-2006, and the Jeonju KCC Egis during 2006. Some of the highlights of Michael Wright’s career included: Polish Basketball League champion, PLK Finals MVP, French Basketball Cup winner, Turkish Basketball Cup winner, Turkish Basketball President’s Cup winner, 2× Turkish Basketball Super League Top Scorer, 2× Turkish Basketball Super League All-Star, LNB All-Star Game All-Star, FIBA EuroCup All-Star Day MVP, Third-team NCAA Men’s Basketball All-Americans – Associated Press, 2× First-team List of All-Pac-12 Conference men’s basketball teams, and Pac-12 Conference Men’s Basketball Freshman of the Year.
Basketball salaries range between a few thousand dollars and millions of dollars per year, depending on a number of considerations. Although on average, NBA players make a salary of almost $2 million, a small contingent of players with D-league crossover contracts earn as little as $50,000. The salary cap for NBA players is close to $100 million, although currently nobody makes anywhere near that amount. The top players earn around $35 million. Outside of the National Basketball Association, annual payments can go below $20,000 per year for minor league teams.
So what was basketball player Michael Wright’s net worth at the time of death? Our estimate for Michael Wright’s net worth at death is:
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