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Jr. James Stephen Posey Wiki Biography
James Mikely Mantell Posey was born on 13 January 1977, in Cleveland, Ohio USA, and is known as a former basketball player in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with several teams.
So just how rich is James Posey as of late 2017? Authoritative sources estimate that Posey’s net worth is as high as $22 million, accumulated largely from his over a decade long career as a basketball player. In addition to that, he has been a coach since 2013. A portion of his wealth came when he sold his Miami villa for $2.195 million.
James Posey Net Worth $22 million
James attended high school in Twinsburg, Ohio, after which he enrolled into Xavier University, Cincinnati, but wasn’t able to play during the 1995-96 season, due to the strict college rules.
Today, he is in the 16th position as one of the most successful Xavier University players, including the 1998 Atlantic 10 Championship Most Outstanding Player, and helping his team win their first A-10 Tournament Championship, despite often playing off the bench. In 1999 he was selected by the Denver Nuggets in the 1999 NBA Draft, and played for them for a little more than three seasons. During his first season he played in 81 games, starting 71 of them, and averaging 2.8 points per game. In the next season, his average was 3.0, then as part of a three team deal, James was sent into the Houston Rockets in 2002 and the Philadelphia 76ers after that. Having finished his partnerships with the previously mentioned teams, Posey signed a contract with the Memphis Grizzlies after becoming a free agent in 2003. However, in August 2005, he was traded into the Miami Heat, but spent most time on the bench. However, he quickly bounced back in the playoffs, averaging of 2.9 field goals and 11.8 points per game, and The Heat ended up winning their first title. In the finals, James had the average of 7.3 points.
In August 2007, he signed two-year contract with the Boston Celtics worth $6.67 million, and during his first year averaged 7.4 points per game. He opted for his second year with the Celtics, helping the team with the NBA title, then became a free agent, accepting the offer from the New Orleans Hornets for a four-year contract totaling $25 million. Posey was traded to the Indiana Pacers in 2010, scoring and average of 4.9 points, retiring in 2013
In 2013, he served as an assistant coach in the Canton Charge. In 2014, he was hired for the same position by the Cleveland Cavaliers, and the following season was part of the title-winning team.
In his personal life, Posey’s girlfriend gave birth to their daughter in 2008; there are no other public details.
|Full Name||James Posey|
|Net Worth||$22 Million|
|Date Of Birth||January 13, 1977|
|Place Of Birth||Dallas, Texas, USA|
|Education||R. B. Chamberlin Middle School, Chamberlin High School, Xavier University|