Sam Cassell is a famous American basketball player. He played for more than 15 years in NBA.
Sam Cassell was born in 1969, November 18 in Baltimore, Maryland, the USA as Samuel James Cassell. As of 2019, he is 50 years old with a birth sign Scorpio. His mother’s name is Donna Cassell and father’s name is Sam Cassell Sr.
His father is a previous NBA player and now he is working as a collaborator mentor for Washington Wizards. He has an American nationality and belongs to African-American ethnicity.
Cassell did his schooling from Paul Laurence Dunbar. Furthermore, he joined Maine Focal Establishment in Pittsfield, Maine and graduated from there. After that, he enrolled at San Jacinto College in Huston, Texas but later moved on to Florida State University in Tallahassee.
Net Worth and Salary of Sam Cassell
Sam is one of the richest players of all time. He has earned a massive amount of net worth through his professional career. According to the sources, his net worth is about $23 million. There are no doubts that his worth is increasing day by day. His prime source of earning his basketball career.
His work as an assistant coach is adding more to his net worth. Sam was residing in a luxurious 11,581-square-foot mansion in Fresno, Texas whose value is about $3.5 million.
Who is Sam Cassell Wife? Son
Talking about his personal life, Sam is a married man. He was married to Tonya Cassell. The exact date and place of their marriage are still not revealed as well as their dating history. The couples share a son together Sam Cassell Jr. The duo is living a very happy and luxurious life together without any rumors of separation.
Previously, Sam had an affair with Anitra griffin, they were in a relationship since 2007. But they were not so happy together and finally separated. Before that, he had an affair with Ananda Lewis which came to an end in the year 2006 due to some reasons.
Recently, there are no rumors about Sam Cassell. He is living a quietly happy life together with his wife and son.
Sam Cassell started playing professional basketball after being selected by the Houston Rockets NBA in 1993. In his two seasons in Rockets, he helped the team to win back to back the championship, but in its third season, Seattle SuperSonics defeated them.
He was selected 24th in the NBA draft out of Florida State University by the Houston Rockets. He played for eight different teams during his career. In 2003-04, he was selected to the NBA All-Star Game. He was also drafted to the All-NBA team in the 2003-04 season.
He won the third position with the Boston Celtics basketball team in the year 2008. Likewise, Cassell also led the Minnesota Timberwolves and Milwaukee Bucks and reached the conference finals of the 2001 and 2004 playoffs. Next, he led to the victory of the Los Angeles Clippers in the playoff series in 2006.
Sam won the Fleer shootout at the Jam session, during All-Star Weekend in the year 2001. He also recorded a career-high of 40 points against the Chicago Bulls. Moreover, he recorded a total of 10,000 points for his career in basketball during the 2002-03 season.
Sam won several awards and recognitions during his career as a player. His awards include the selection for the NBA All-Star game in 2004, and NBA Second Team the same year. Currently, he is an assistant coach of the Los Angeles Clippers basketball team.
What is the Height of Sam Cassell?
Cassell stands at an attractive height of about 6 feet and 3 inches. He weighs about 84 kg. He looks tall and healthy. Being a player he has maintained his body quite healthy body. He has brown hair and black eyes which are adding perfection in him.
Facts of Sam Cassell
|Full Name||Sam Cassell|
|Net Worth||$23 Million|
|Date Of Birth||November 18, 1969|
|Age||50 years 6 months|
|Place Of Birth||Baltimore, Maryland, USA|
|Height||6' 3" (1.91 m)|
|Profession||Retired basketball player, assistant coach (2009-present)|
|Education||Florida State University, San Jacinto College, Paul Laurence Dunbar High School|
|Children||Sam Cassell Jr.|
|Awards||NBA champion (1994, 1995, 2008), NBA All-Star (2004), All-NBA Second Team (2004)|
|Nominations||NBA draft 1993/Round: 1/Pick: 24th overall|
|TV Shows||NBA Fundamentals series|
Quick Facts of Sam Cassell
|1||Waived by the Sacramento Kings two days after being acquired in a trade with the Boston Celtics. [February 2009]|
|2||Attended Dunbar High School in Baltimore, MD.|
|3||Attended Florida State University.|
|4||Attended San Jacinto Junior College.|
|5||Selected by the Houston Rockets 24th pick overall of the 1993 NBA Draft. Has played for Houston (1993-1995), Phoenix (1996), Dallas (1996), New Jersey (1997-1998), Milwaukee (1998-2002), Minnesota (2003-2005), Los Angeles Clippers (2005-2007), and Boston (2007-2009).|
Filmography of Sam Cassell
|Chain Letter||2009||associate producer|
|ESPN City Slam||2014||TV Series||Himself|
|Rome Is Burning||2006||TV Series||Himself|
|Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith||2006||TV Series||Himself|
|Rome Is Burning||2006-2008||TV Series||Himself|