Just wondering how one can be broke and at the same time the person is a multi-millionaire but wonders never to cease as that’s the case with the former American basketball player Allen Iverson which begs the question exactly what’s Allen Iverson net worth in 2019. During his time as a player in the NBA, he played for teams such as Philadelphia 76ers, Denver Nuggets, Detroit Pistons, Memphis Grizzlies and Besiktas. He played as a point guard and shooting guard position.
Just the other day Georgia Jewelry store took him to court for failure to pay $859,000 worth of jewellery but what shocked the world is his bank accounts which were empty yet in the 14 years of his career he made around $150-$250 million. Today we shall look more into Allen Iverson net worth in 2019 and also reveal to you a few things you probably don’t know about Allen Iverson.
Biography & Wiki
Allen Ezail Iverson is the son of Ann Iverson and Allen Broughton. He was born in 1975 in the state of Virginia, and by then his mother was just 15 years old. He went to Bethel High School where he was a point guard for the school basketball team and also a quarterback of the school football team. While at the high school he was involved in a fight and was charged with maiming a mob and he was sentenced to jail for 15 years, but after four months of service, the Virginia court of appeals overturned the ruling on the grounds of lack of enough evidence.
He would then complete his studies at Richard Milburn High School where he was offered a full scholarship to join the Georgetown University. At the university, he joined Georgetown Hoyas basketball team, where during his first season won the Big East Rookie of the year award. By the time he left college, he had kept the record as the all-time leader in career scoring.
Allen Iverson Personal Life: Affair, Girlfriend, Married, Wife, Children & Family
Iverson had married his high school sweetheart Tawanna Turner in 2001, and together the couple had five children, however in 2010 Turner filed for divorce. He has been instructed to pay for child support and alimony payments.
Iverson professional career kicked off during the 1996 NBA draft where he was selected to join Philadelphia 76ers. He was offered a six-year contract worth $70 million and stayed with the team for ten years. He would then join Denver Nuggets in 2006, and at that time he was NBA’s number two leading scorer. He played for the team for two years and then joined Detroit Pistons in 2008, but in 2009 September he signed a one year contract with Memphis Grizzlies. He didn’t stay for long with Memphis as he disliked the fact that he was a bench player.
He returned to Philadelphia 76ers in 2009-2010 season, but after a short while he left the team and would later join Besiktas in 2010 to 2011 which is a team that plays in the Turkish Superleague. He disclosed his retirement from playing professional basketball in 2013.
Currently, he is a coach at BIG3 which is a professional basketball league created in 2017.
Awards & Achievements
On awards & achievements Allen Iverson has been inducted in the Hall of Famer class of 2016, he has been awarded NBA Most Valuable player in 2001; he is a receiver of NBA Rookie of the year award in 1997, four-time NBA Scoring champion, among many other awards.
Allen Iverson Salary, Net Worth & Earnings
As of 2019, Allen Iverson net worth is around $1.5 million. Over his 14-year career, Allen Iverson earned around $150 million to $250 million, but the question is where the money is? Well, a source well informed on matters of his bank account it’s reported that he has a bank account with around $32 million which is under the principal to release the money when he gets to the age of 55. The other money is in a fixed account that only permits him to withdraw around $1 million annually and no more. Apart from NBA career, another source of Allen Iverson net worth is brand endorsement deals where he got a lifetime endorsement contract worth around $50 million from Reebok. He is also now eligible to earn $8,000 per month as NBA pension.
7 Facts You Need To Know About Allen Iverson
If you’re a fan of basketball probably, you have watched him play, but if your fan of tabloids maybe you have read he is broke. However, regardless of what you have heard here are a few things you probably don’t know about Allen Iverson.
1. The man who saved Allen Iverson from serving 15 years behind bars is Tom Brokaw.
2. Did you know that his mother gave birth to Allen Iverson when she was just 15 years old?
3. In 2002 he was arrested for being in possession of a gun, drugs and was over speeding.
4. His bodyguard beat up a man in a Washington D.C nightclub and Iverson had to pay around $200,000 to the man.
5. In two Detroit Casinos, he can’t step in because he has been banned.
6. One reason given by the Casino for banning Iverson is because he urinated in the trash can.
7. One of his nicknames was Bubba Chuck.
Allen Iverson net worth in 2019 will just remain on the same figure considering he hasn’t invested anywhere and he has a fixed account which he can’t withdraw money from. We wish him the best in his new career as a coach.
Rеаl Nаmе/Full Nаmе: Allen Ezail Iverson
Аgе: 43 Years, Born on 7 June 1975
Неіght: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Wіfе: Tawanna Turner (m. 2001–2013)
Сhіldrеn: Tiaura Iverson, Isaiah Rahsaan Iverson, Allen Iverson II, Dream Alijha Iverson, Messiah Lauren Iverson
Nеt Wоrth: $1.5 Million
Ѕоurсе оf Wеаlth: American former professional basketball player