Kay Kinsey is an American former supermodel who is widely famous as the wife of an American retired professional basketball player Karl Malone. Kay Kinsey was born in the United States of America.
Kay holds an American nationality whereas she belongs to a white ethnical background. Kay is active on some sorts of social networking sites such as Instagram and Twitter.
Kay Kinsey’s Wedding with NBA Star, Karl
Kay Kinsey is a married woman as she tied the wedding knot to former NBA star Karl Malone on 24th December 1990. The couple together has four children – three daughters and a son. They are Kadee (8th November 1991), Kylee (7th April 1993), Karl Jr. (8th May 1995) and Karlee, born in the year 1998. They are together since their wedding. Currently, the married couple is living a blissful life with their children.
Further, her husband Karl has other children from previous relationships. Karl’s first children were twins Cheryl and Daryl Ford (June 1981) from his relationship with Bonita Ford. His other child is said to be former NFL player Demetrius Bell.
Demetrius’s mother Gloria Bell gave birth to him when she was just thirteen while Karl was just 20 years old. Unlike the Ford twins, Karl has never publicly accepted to be Bell’s father although he made an out of court settlement with the family following a paternity lawsuit.
Who is Kay Kinsey by Profession?
Kay Kinsey is a former supermodel. She has won the 1988 Miss Idaho USA pageant. Also, Kinsey has owned and operated Wolfe Krest Bed and Breakfast in Salt Lake City since it’s opening in 1999.
What is the Net Worth & Salary of Kay Kinsey’s Husband?
The estimated net worth of her husband Karl Malone is nearly around $75 million. Karl received a quite healthy sum of around $104 million as his salary in his playing career. In the year 2002-2003, Karl made his highest winning when he earned $19.2 million playing for Utah Jazz.
In 2007, Malone became director of basketball promotion and assistant strength as well as conditioning coach at his alma mater, Louisiana Tech University and donated $350,000 to the university athletic department. As of now, the legendary basketball player is a big man coach at the Utah Jazz.
He is a passionate hunter and fisherman who owns a home in Alaska near the Kenai River. Likewise, he is crazy about cars and holds some of the luxurious cars. Looking at the net worth of her husband, we are sure that she must also have inherited a good sum from him. Without any doubt, she is spending a very happy and luxurious life.
Husband Karl ‘s Career
Kay Kinsey’s husband, Karl Malone received the Hall of Fame forward for the Utah Jazz who played alongside the NBA’s great assist man, John Stockton. Malone entered the NBA in 1985 with the Utah Jazz. Later, he led the team into the NBA Finals in 1998 and 1999.
Karl was provided with a name to the All-NBA first team 11 times and won many gold medals at the Olympics in 1992 and 1996. Also, he was twice named the NBA’s Most Valuable Player in the years 1997 and 1999. In the year 2003, Karl left the Jazz and played his final season with the Los Angeles Lakers. In the year 1996, he is known as the Mailman because he always delivered, was named one of the NBA’s 50 all-time greatest players.
One of the famous shots of Malone time was his mid-range jump shots. For Utah Jazz, he played all the 18 seasons but never missed more than two matches due to his fantastic fitness and health. In the games with Louisiana Tech, Malone helped his Bulldogs team to reach the NCCA tournament in the year 1984.
He made the first place in the Southland Conference in the year 1985. In the following year, Jazz drafted Malone. At a press conference on 13th February 2005, at the Delta Center, Karl officially announced his retirement from the NBA after 19 seasons.
After retiring from the NBA, he joined the staff of the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs basketball team in the year 2007. Further, he was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2010 twice – for his individual career, and as a member of the United States men’s Olympic basketball team in 1992.