Spurs? Duncan among NBA?s wealthiest players - San Antonio Business Journal
San Antonio Spurs
- W. Scott Bailey
- Reporter/Project Coordinator- San Antonio Business Journal
forward Tim Duncan
is one of the most wealthy NBA players, according to Wealth-X.
The company, which has offices in the U.S. and abroad, ranks Duncan tied for fourth on its list, with a net worth of $100 million.
Lakers guard Kobe Bryant
tops the list, with a net worth more than double Duncan’s at $220 million.
Wealth-X notes that Bryant, who earned nearly $28 million during the 2012-2013 NBA season, has supplemented that income with multimillion-dollar endorsement deals with a number of companies including Nike
, Coca Cola
Wealth-X provides its members with qualified prospects and intelligence on ultra-high net worth individuals. The company uses a proprietary valuation model to assess all asset holdings of an individual.
Here are the top five wealthiest NBA players, as ranked by Wealth-X:
1. Kobe Bryant
2. Kevin Garnett
3. LeBron James
4. Tim Duncan
5. Ray Allen
(Heat) $100 million
W. Scott Bailey covers health care, tourism, sports business, economic development; he also plans and edits some special reports