Joe Bryant Bio, Age, Height, Net Worth, Wife, Kids, Career
Joseph Washington ‘Jellybean’ Bryant was born on October 19, 1954, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, where he spent the majority of his childhood and began playing basketball.
What University Did Joe Bryant Attend?
Joe attended John Bartram High School in Philadelphia before enrolling at La Salle University in 1973, where he played basketball. In 1975, he was drafted in the first round by the Golden State Warriors. He signed with the Philadelphia 76ers in 1975 and played for them until 1979.
He then played for the San Diego Clippers from 1979 to 1982. He then left for the Houston Rockets in 1982, where he played for a year. His final NBA season was in Houston. From 1984 to 1986, he moved to Europe and played for AMG Sebastiani Rieti in Italy. After that, he spent a year with Standa Reggio Calabria in Italy.
From 1987 to 1989, he played for Olimpia Pistoia. He played for Reggiana in Italy from 1989 to 1991. In 1991, he was a member of FC Mulhouse Basket. Joe played several games for the Boston Frenzy of the fledgling American Basketball Association throughout his fifties. In 1992, he started his coaching career as the head coach of the women’s varsity team at Akiba Hebrew Academy in Lower Merion, Pennsylvania.
He left in 1993 and accepted an assistant coaching position at his alma mater, La Salle University, in June 1993. Joe then became an assistant coach for the Los Angeles Sparks of the Women’s National Basketball Association. While there, he was named Head Coach of the Spartans on August 22, 2005.
He was replaced as Spaks Head Coach for the 2007-08 season, coaching the Tokyo Apache in Japan’s professional basketball league, the Japanese BJ League, in April 2007. In June 2009, he left Topkyo Apache and signed a contract with his first Italian club, Sebastiani Riet.
In January of 2012, Joe took over as coach of the Bangko Cobras in the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL). Joe went on to coach the Chang Thailand Slammers in 2013, and he currently coaches Rizing Fukuoka in the Japanese BJ League.
Who is Joe Bryant Wife?
Joe Bryant married Pamela Cox, the sister of Chubby Cox, a former NBA player. The couple has two daughters, Sharia Bryant and Shaya Bryant, as well as a son, Kobe. Kobe Bryant is a well-known NBA All-Star who has won numerous NBA Championships and is well-known for his basketball abilities all over the world.
How much is Joe Bryant Net Worth?
Joe works extremely hard for his age, and his net worth is estimated to be close to $130 million. Joe is a strict coach to both his teams and his own son, Kobe.
Height and Weight of Joe Bryant
Joe is 60 years old, but he appears to be in good health for his age. His height is 6 feet 9 inches, and he weighs approximately 84 kilograms.