With an incredible $75 million net worth, Ray Allen was a pretty eligible bachelor when actress Shannon Walker Williams snapped him up in 2004. The couple now have four kids together, and have been married since 2008. After 18 seasons of pro-basketball, Ray Allen retired officially in 2016. Ray has also done some acting in the past, notably starring opposite Denzel Washington in the movie, He Got Game.
Chauncey met his wife Piper in high school in Colorado, at a barbeque when they were just 15. More than just puppy love, the pair have stayed the course, and got married in 2001. Chauncey retired in 2015, and shared a video of himself, Piper and their three daughters vacationing in Mykonos. He has a net worth of $45 million, only set to grow as he signed a lucrative deal with ESPN recently, to start the next stage of his career.
Some NBA stars are married to people you’ve never heard of, while others have celebrity partners! Grant Hill falls into the last category, and is married to Tamia, best known for her R&B hit song, You Put a Move on my Heart. The pair have been married for 18 years! He has a net worth of more than $180 million and is well known as one of the highest paid and best known NBA stars in the sports history.
Jason Kidd has somewhere in the region of $73 million to his name, plus he is married to the gorgeous Porchla Coleman. This isn’t his first time making marriage vows, his first wife was Joumana Kidd, who he was with for 10 years until 2007. Jason has three children from his first marriage, and two more with his new wife as well. He has been in the media for domestic abuse charges, as well as dangerous driving.
Once one of the most famous NBA players in the game, Chris now works as a TV analyst, after retiring from Basketball. His net worth is $143 million, making him one of the richest players on our list. He is married to Erica Dates, who is widely known to have stopped his playboy lifestyle. The pair married in 2009, and have been together since 2007. Chris runs the TimeOut charity, which he started in 1993 to help kids with out of school opportunities.
Married to Shaunie O’Neal from 2002-2011, Shaquille O’Neal is now happily paired up with Laticia Rolle’s. When he popped the question in 2016, she made a public acceptance on social media, saying, “yes I will. Today, tomorrow and forever yours.” Shaquille has made his career as not just an NBA star but also a celebrity and a TV star, currently hosting TNT. He stands tall at 7’’1, has a net worth of $400 million, and is one of the best known basketball stars in the world.
Worth an estimated $60 million, Jerry Stackhouse is married to Ramirra Marks. They have been married since 2010, and they have three children together. After Jerry retired, he had played 18 seasons with the NBA, and went on to become a coach. He currently coaches the Raptors NBA G league team. At times he’s also worked as an analyst, but for the love of the game more than needing the spare cash.
Gary Payton has a huge fortune, somewhere around $130 million to be more specific. He has been with his wife Monique James since the pair were in high school together, and they tied the knot in 1997, which means they’ve been married for 20 years! He made most of his money with the Supersonics, and then he is known for winning a championship with Miami Heat. He has two sons, Gary Jr and Julian, plus a daughter, Raquel.
Hakeem doesn’t have the usual route to fame, and he doesn’t have the usual relationship either! He is a strict Muslim, and his marriage to Dalia Asafi was arranged for him, in 1996. Nevertheless, the couple remain married today, and have three daughters together, Abi, Rahmah and Aisha. Hakeem started playing basketball at the age of 15, and was a college star just a few years later. His net worth is an astounding $200 million.
With a net worth of $75 million, Mutombo has worked for various NBA teams, including the Atlanta Hawks, the Philadelphia 76ers, the Denver Nuggets and the New Jersey Nets. He is married to Rose Mutumbo, and the pair have six children. Four of those kids have been adopted. Did you know that Mutombo was originally going to marry Michelle Roberts, but the wedding was called off when Roberts refused to sign a pre-nup, just the day before the ceremony.
Jermaine O’Neal has a net worth of $70 million, and is married to Mesha O’Neal, who is best known for her appearance on Basketball Wives. Their kids are Asjia, and Jermaine Jr. He’s made some of his money from his recording studio investment, which is called Bogota Entertainment and is based in Atlanta. Those who know the O’Neals say they are devout Christians, and put a lot of time and energy into their faith as well as their family.
Pierce is not one of the athletes who has known his other half Julie, since their school days, in fact, they only met just over 10 years ago in 2006. They got married in 2010, and they know have three children, two daughters Prianna and Adrian, and a son called Prince. Paul is worth around $70 million, but it’s not just from his career with the Clippers, it’s also from his lucrative advertising deals, like one with Attitude Drinks.
Chris Paul is married to Jada Crawley, and the pair have been in love since their college days, and Chris has famously said that he believes his love for Jada will outlast his love for the game! Their son is called Christopher, and the couple tied the knot in 2011. After their wedding, they had a second child, their daughter Camryn Alexis, who is now 5. Chris is worth around $75 million, after enjoying a successful career with the NBA.
We’ve gone back in time a little bit for this one, as Junior retired back in the late 80’s. He was a member of the Los Angeles Lakers and the Milwaukee Bucks, and had a 12 year career. Although he is worth more than $600 million, this wasn’t down to his NBA career. Instead, he is now a smart and successful businessman, who has made a fortune through franchises of the restaurant Wendy’s! He and Doris have been married for more than 4 decades.
Nene is married to Lauren Prothe, who at 6’11 is probably one of the few women who matches him in his height! At birth, this guy was called Maybyner Hilario but he changed it legally to Nene in 2003. Nene is religious, which he claims helped him through his cancer scare in 2008. After retiring, he will be involving himself in church charity activities with his wife. He has a net worth of around $81 million so he has a lot to give.
You might not think of Pat Riley as a player, but long-standing fans will remember that he played for both the San Diego Rockets and the Dallas Cowboys, back in the late 60’s and early 70’s. After that, he has been known more widely as a coach and a GM, and the president of the Miami Heat. He is married to Chris Rodstrom and the pair have a son together who is adopted. He has a net worth of well over $80 million.
Michael Jordan’s net worth is in a different league to other NBA players, creeping up past 1.4 Billion dollars. He was married to Juanita Vanoy from 1989-2006, and then he married Yvette Prieto in 2013. Prieto is a former model, and the pair had twin daughters a year after they tied the knot. Most of Jordan’s money comes from his endorsements, most famously the Jordan brand which is a subsidiary of Nike.
While Amar’e and his wife Alexis Welch have been married since 2012, and have four children together, all is not happy in paradise. A’mare has recently ‘fessed up about his affair with a Miami based woman. The Knicks star, who is worth more than $100 million made his wedding to his wife a media sensation, with a proposal at the Eiffel Tower and a wedding on 12/12/12, but it looks like there’s trouble ahead for the pair.
Stephon and LaTasha Marbury have three children together, and got married in 2002. Although he did play for the Milwaukee Ducks, he now plays for the Chinese Basketball Association, for the Beijing Ducks. It’s obviously treating him well as he is worth an astonishing $45 million. He is known for his philanthropy, including donating almost a million dollars to the victims of Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
These two are pretty private, so there isn’t a lot of information about them online. But like a lot of other NBA stars, they have been together since their high school days, and have a committed relationship. Mike even has Darcy’s name tattooed on his wrist. The couple have four children, and with Mike’s estimated $60 million, they live a wealthy life. He played 14 seasons with the NBA and then returned to his home town to coach.
Timmy D was married to his wife Amy from 2001 to 2013, but after the pair divorced, Tim started dating Vanessa Macias, who he now has a daughter with, born earlier in 2017. Duncan played all 19 years of his NBA career with the San Antonio Spurs, and he is the sixth highest scoring player in the NBA. His net worth is around $150 million, but he spends a lot of that on his non-profit foundation, SlamDuncan which helps in education and outreach.
This dude is worth around $80 million, with a $100 million pay check headed his way for the remaining four years on his contract. He is one of only three NBA players who has a no-trade clause, with the other two being LeBron and Dirk Nowitzki. Carmelo has been married to La La Anthony since 2010, who made her fame as a TV personality with MTV on Total Request Live. They have one son, Kiyan. He may have also had another child with an unnamed dancer. Ooer.
Best known for being the manager of the Sacramento Kings, Serbian born Divac is married to his wife Snezana. At an amazing 7’’1, he is one of only a handful of NBA players to score 13,000 points. He also made world history when he became the first player born and trained out of the US to play 1,000 games in the NBA. His net worth comes in at $45 million, which seems like not that much if you consider he made $93 million in salary alone during his time playing ball.
The term power couple was invented for duo’s like this one. We all know the NBA career of Tracy McGrady, also known as T-Mac has been long and successful, leaving him with $80 million in fortune and assets. In 2006, he met his wife CleRenda Harris, who founded project P.U.S.H, a female empowerment charity which makes a real difference to women and girls. The couple have three children, and Tracy has recently started pursuing a career in Baseball!
President of the Lakers Association, Magic Johnson is worth $600 million. As well as the Lakers, he is the part owner of the LA Dodgers. His wife is Earlitha Kelly, and they’ve been married since 2001. They have a son Earvin (EJ) who is openly gay, and a daughter who they adopted in 1996, and is named Elisa. Magic also has another son with Melissa Mitchell, Andre Johnson. The family are religious Christians, and Johnson calls his faith “the most important thing” in their lives.
Kevin played an astonishing 21 seasons in the NBA before his retirement, with both the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Boston Celtics. Garnett made a statement of love when he chose to marry Brandi Padilla rather than attend the Athens Olympic Games. The couple got married in a small Californian ceremony, and they have two daughters together. Kevin Garnett has a net worth of $190 million, one of the largest in the NBA.
This gorgeous couple have made a real impact on both the NBA and the wider world since they got married in 1997. They are knee deep in philanthropy and outreach, founding the Honey Shine Mentoring Program which helps young girls with confidence, opportunity and education. They have three children, and Alonzo has a net worth of $70 million, and mainly played with Miami Heat, after three years with the Hornets.
Adrienne Bosh is the wife of Chris Bosh, and she works in beauty and retail. She has her own boutique in Miami Beach, called Sparkle and Shine Darling! Chris has played with the Raptors and Miami Heat, but is currently not signed. The Chris Bosh Foundation aims to help young people in Dallas and Texas more widely with education and opportunity. Chris often talks to young kids about the importance of reading. His net worth is $50 million.
Michael and his wife Achea have been married since 2006, and have a son, Michael Redd II. Michael had a serious pay out worth $91 million over a six year contract, and used some of this money to buy a new church building for his father’s ministry, as well as start the Michael Redd Foundation. He retired officially in 2013, after being with the NBA since he was just 20 years old. The couple stay mainly out of the limelight when they can.
David and Valerie are often used as an example of celebrities who stand the test of time. The couple have been married since 1991. David played with the San Antonio Spurs for 14 years, which was the length of his NBA career. He has made a lot of his $200 million fortune through speaking engagements and endorsements, including most famously, Sega video games. He also won two Olympic Gold Medals!
You might know this guy as Monster Mash, but you would definitely recognise his skills on the court! He played for both the Dallas Mavericks and Miami Heat, and while he retired after 12 years in the NBA, his work in business had only just begun. Him and his wife Michelle now have a stake in more than 70 business ventures, which explains why he has a net worth of $45 million. The couple also have two children together, a son and a daughter.
Scottie was with the Bulls for many years, and this helped him amass his $50 million fortune. Unfortunately, off the court things were not that simple. He married his wife Larsa back in 1997, but there has been trouble in paradise. They announced that they were divorcing, before changing their minds and telling a judge they would reconcile. But in 2017 they announced that they would be divorcing after all. Who knows what will happen?
Dirk is married to Jessica Olsson, and he plays for the Dallas Mavericks. Originally from Germany, he and Jessica met at a charity event for Sports for Educational and Economic Development, and have been inseparable ever since. They have three kids together, and Dirk has an estimated net worth of more than $130 million. Most of this money is from the game itself, which he turns down endorsements to concentrate on.
One of the gods of the NBA, LeBron James had one of the most successful basketball careers on the planet, and alongside lucrative endorsement deals is now worth over $400 million. He’s also been loved up since High School, married to his then girlfriend Savannah Brinson. The couple have three kids together, Bryce Maximus, LeBron Jr, and Zhuri James. She is a pretty smart lady, an interior designer and a businesswoman, as well as being married to LeBron.
Both Dwayne, and his gorgeous and talented wife Gabrielle Union are superstar celebrities, with Dwayne one of the most popular NBA players, currently playing for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Gabrielle is a versatile and talented actress, with roles which include Bring It On, and Birth of a Nation. The couple have recently spoken out about Gabrielle’s fertility struggles, bringing a much needed issue into the spotlight.