Isiah Thomas’ Net Worth 2023: How Isiah Thomas Maintains His Worth?
How much is Isiah Thomas‘ Net Worth in 2023?
|Full Name||Isiah Lord Thomas III|
|Nick Name||Isiah Thomas, Mr. Wonderful|
|Birth Place||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Birthday||30 April 1961|
|Age||61 years (as of 2023)|
|Occupation||American basketball player, Basketball Coach|
|Net Worth in 2023||$110 million|
|Education||Graduate (B.A degree)|
|Wife||Lynn Kendall (m. 1985)|
|Son||Zeke Thomas, Marc E. T. Dones,|
Who is Isiah Thomas? Know Everything about Isiah Thomas
Isiah Thomas is 61 years old retired American professional basketball player, executive, and coach. Presently, he is working as an analyst for NBA TV.
As of January 2023, Isiah Thomas’s net worth is $100 million. He is considered one of the most successful point guards in NBA history.
In 1979, he represented the United States in the Pan American Games, winning gold. Later, Isiah got selected as the second overall pick in the 1981 NBA Draft.
From 1981 to 1994, he played for the Detroit-based professional basketball team Detroit Pistons scoring 18,822 points with 9,061 assists and 1,861 steals.
Afterward, Thomas became an executive with the Toronto Raptors and Continental Basketball Association. He later served as a head coach of teams including Indiana Pacers, New York Knicks, and FIU for twelve years.
Recently, Isiah Thomas got elected to the NBA 75th Anniversary Team in 2021.
Isiah Thomas’ Age & Birthday
Isiah Thomas was born on 30th April 1961 in Chicago, Illinois, named Isiah Lord Thomas III.
According to his date of birth, Isiah Thomas is 61 years old.
He was born to Mary Thomas and Isiah II. As the youngest of nine children, Isiah grew up with his mother and siblings in West Chicago.
At 3, his army veteran father abandoned the family. He started playing basketball in his high school under coach Gene Pingatore.
Isiah led his high school to state finals in his junior year. He later got selected to play college games for Bob Knight and the Indiana Hoosiers.
Isiah Thomas attended Our Lady of Sorrows School and St. Joseph High School in Westchester. He later joined Indiana University to graduate and earn a B.A. degree in 1987.
In 2013, Isiah received his Master’s in Education from the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Education.
Know-How much is Isiah Thomas‘ Net Worth & Salary
Isiah Thomas‘ Net Worth:
Isiah Thomas has an estimated net worth of $110 million as of January 2023.
He has accumulated all his wealth from his professional basketball career.
Aside from being a professional basketball player, Isiah also worked as an executive, broadcaster, and head coach. Presently, he is serving as an analyst for NBA TV.
How Does Isiah Thomas‘ Net Worth Reach $110 million in 2023?
Isiah Thomas’ professional career began after getting selected as the second overall pick in the first round of the 1981 NBA Draft.
He immediately signed the four-year $1.6 million contract with the Pistons.
Isiah stayed and played for the Pistons from 1981 to 1994. He won the NBA championship twice and got named 12 times NBA All-Star with the Detroit Pistons.
He earned a total of $16.7 million in salary while playing for the team. Isiah also received his highest earning equal to $5.15 million with inflation adjustments in the 1991-1992 season.
Due to his torn Achilles tendon, Isiah retired from his professional playing career in 1994.
After retirement, he became an executive of the Toronto Raptors till 1998.
Later, he joined the Continental Basketball Association for two more years launching partnerships among the University of Colorado, Enlighten Sports, and the CBA.
In 2001, he purchased CBA for $10 million and started working as a head coach of Indiana Pacers from 2000 to 2003.
He also coached the New York Knicks and FUI for a short stint.
Aside from basketball, Isiah is the CEO and founding chairman of Isiah International LLC, an investment company.
The company further offers the primary businesses including Gre3n Waste Removal, Re3 Recycling, and Eleven Capital Group.
How does Isiah Thomas’ Other Source of Wealth increase his net worth?
Additionally, Thomas is also involved in real estate businesses. He is looking forward to a real estate project in Chicago as an owner of Isiah Real Estate.
His company partnered with Thomas Samuels Enterprises, Higgins Development Partners, and East Lake Management & Development to work on 9.5 acres of land for building a hotel, apartments, retail spaces, and parking areas.
Moreover, he holds a $300 million development deal to build a mixed-use complex at the Illinois Medical District Commission.
In 1999, he also got elected as the Board of Governors of the Chicago Stock Exchange till 2002.
As a businessman, Thomas helped American Speedy Printing Centers Inc. become the nation’s largest printing franchise after overcoming bankruptcy.
He is presently serving as an analyst for NBA TV since 2017.
Isiah Thomas’ Wife & Kids
Lynn Kendall (m. 1985–Present):
In the 1980s, Isiah Thomas met his future wife Lynn Kendall while attending Indiana University.
Both got married in 1985 at Our Lady of Sorrows.
Lynn Kendall was the daughter of a nurse and a secret service agent. Together they have two children; a son Zeke and a daughter Lauren.
Shortly after tying the knot, Jenni Dones claimed her having Thomas’ child and filed a paternity suit. Later his son Marc was born in 1986.
Thomas finally agreed to pay monthly $2,765 until Marc turned 18. In 1992, Jenni filed another suit demanding additional financial support for Marc’s college education.
Presently, Marc is working as a poet, writer, and CEO of the King County Homelessness Authority.
Isiah Thomas‘ Height, Weight, and Physical Stats
Do you want to know the physical appearance, height, and weight of Isiah Thomas? Have a look below:
|Height||6 feet 1 inch or 1.85 m|
|Weight||85 Kg or 187 lbs|
|Shoe Size||10 (US)|
How tall is Isiah Thomas?
Isiah Thomas is 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m) tall and his weight is listed as 85 kg. His hair color is black while his eye color is brown.
Isiah exercises for 6 days a week and takes Sunday off. He works out from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM.
He does cardio (like elliptical, swimming, running, stair climbing, etc.), boxing, burpees, sit-ups, and weight training.
Isiah Thomas‘ Twitter Profile
Isiah Thomas made his Twitter account in September 2009. He made around 88 tweets and has 199.9K followers on his Twitter account as of 2 January 2023.
Isiah Thomas is a Chicago-born former professional basketball player. He is well known for playing in the NBA team Detroit Pistons from 1981 to 1994.
As of January 2023, Isiah Thomas has a net worth of $110 million.
He is one the best point guard in NBA history who became a millionaire earning from his playing career and various business ventures.
After retirement, Isiah became an executive of the Toronto Raptors and later served as a head coach of teams like Indiana Pacers, New York Knicks, and FUI from 2000 to 2012.
He is a 12 times NBA All-Star and two times NBA Champion. Moreover, he got inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2000.
Recently, he got selected to the NBA 75th Anniversary Team in 2021 and is an analyst at NBA TV.
People also Love to Know
Isiah Thomas married Lynn Kendall on 19 July 1985.
Isiah Thomas was born on 30 April 1961, in Chicago, Illinois, United States.
The net worth of Isiah Thomas‘ in 2020 is estimated at $100 million.
According to his birthdate on 30 April 1961, Isiah Thomas‘ age is 61 years as of 2022.
Isiah Thomas has an estimated net worth of $100 Million as of 2023.
Isiah Thomas‘ real name or birth name is Isiah Lord Thomas III.
Isiah Thomas‘ height is usually listed at around 6’ feet 1 inch or 185 cm.
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