Sam Lacey was a professional basketball player. Lacey’s weight was 235 pounds. Lacey died on March 14, 2014, in Kansas City, Missouri. Lacey was born on March 8, 1948, in Indianola, Mississippi. Lacey’s height was 6 ft 10 in. This article takes a deep dive into Sam Lacey’s net worth.Image Credit: Cincinnati Royals / NBA
In high school, Sam Lacey played basketball for Gentry High School (Mississippi) (Indianola, Mississippi). Lacey played basketball in college with New Mexico State Aggies men’s basketball (1967-1970) and started playing professionally in 1970. In the 1970 draft, Lacey was chosen number 5 in round 1 by the Cincinnati Royals. Lacey left the game of basketball in 1983.
Lacey played for the Cincinnati Royals during 1970-1981- as well as the New Jersey Nets in 1981. Later, Lacey played for the Cleveland Cavaliers throughout 1982. Some of the highlights of Sam Lacey’s career included: NBA All-Star, and No. 44 Retired numbers.
Lacey set a career record of 10,303 (10.3 ppg) points, 9,687 (9.7 rpg) rebounds, and 1,160 (1.5 bpg) blocks.
Player yearly earnings can range between $20,000 and millions of dollars per annum, depending on a number of considerations. Although most professional NBA players earn a salary of about $2 million, a small contingent of players with D-league crossover contracts are paid as little as $50,000. The salary cap for National Basketball Association players is nearly $100 million, although as of today nobody makes anywhere near that much money. The top players in the NBA earn nearly $35 million. Outside of the National Basketball Association, annual payments can go below $20,000 annually for minor league teams.
So what was basketball player Sam Lacey’s net worth at the time of death? Our estimate for Sam Lacey’s net worth at death is:
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