Originally posted on October 8, 2020 @ 4:16 pm
Stephen Jackson is a retired American NBA player. He played for 14 seasons in the National Basketball Association League. Throughout his NBA career, he played for many teams. Some of the teams are the San Antonio Spurs, the New Jersey Nets, Los Angeles Clippers, Indiana Pacers, and Milwaukee Bucks.
Before joining the NBA league, Stephen played in foreign leagues from 1997 to 2000. The leagues were Australia’s National Basketball League, Venezuela’s, and the Dominican Republic’s.
Stephen has amassed a big fortune throughout his career. To find out his net worth, read our interesting article.
Net Worth and Income Sources.
Stephen Jackson was one of the highest-paid players in the NBA. He is estimated to have earned over $65 million in salaries from the many teams he played for.
After taxes, management fees, child support, investment losses, and other deductions, Stephen has been left with an estimated net worth of $20 million. Stephen’s main income sources were his salary from his NBA career as well as product endorsements and advertisements.
Houses, Cars, Properties, and Lifestyle.
Thanks to his net worth, Stephen Jackson can afford the finer things in life. He has an expensive taste in cars as evident from his Instagram photos.
In some of the photos, we can spot a luxurious black Range Rover Autobiography and a high-end BMW SUV. He also owns a few classic cars such as the ones he posted on his Instagram on 16th March 2020.
When it comes to his lifestyle, Stephen is passionate about keeping fit. Just do a quick scan on his Instagram and I’m sure you won’t miss photos of him working out in the gym.
One of the most impressive and noble things Stephen is known for is his charitable nature. He is also an advocate for the rights of people of color and The Black Lives Matter movement.
He was at the forefront protesting the killing of George Floyd who is his doppelganger. In fact, the two look so much alike that they border on being identical twins.
After playing professionally for international basketball leagues, Stephen had his big break in 2000. He joined the New Jersey Nets in the NBA that year. Stephen played with the Nets until 2001, after which he joined the San Antonio Spurs.
Here, he would help the Spurs secure their second title in the NBA league in 2003. That same year, Jackson decided to become a free agent and joined the Atlanta Hawks.
Stephen continued moving from team to team; some of them being, Indiana Pacers, Los Angeles Clippers, and Milwaukee Bucks. The Clippers would be his last team to play for in the NBA. After a career-low season with them in 2013, he was dismissed.
In 2015, he announced his retirement from playing professional basketball.