Becky Hammon Net Worth

June 2, 2023
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Rebecca Lynn Hammon was born on the 11th March 1977, in Rapid City, South Dakota USA, and is a former professional basketball player, who currently works as an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs. Hammon played for the United States and Russian national teams, was selected to six All-Star games, and won bronze at the Olympic Games in Beijing 2008, and silver at EuroBasket 2009 both for Russia. Her playing career started in 1999 and ended in 2014.

Have you ever wondered how rich Becky Hammon is, as of mid- 2016? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Becky’s net worth as high as $500,000, an amount earned through her successful basketball career. In addition to being one of the best players in the WNBA, Hammon is now working as a coach and it also improves her wealth.

Becky Hammon Net Worth $500,000

Becky Hammon was a daughter of Bev and Martin Hammon, and she has one sister and one brother as well. Becky went to Stevens High School in her hometown, where she played basketball, and later studied at Colorado State from 1995 to 1999. During her time with the Colorado State Rams, Hammon set numerous records including most points scored (2740), points per game (21.9), field goals made (918), free throws made (539), three-point field goals made (365) and assists (538). She led the Rams to a 33-3 record and the NCAA Tournament’s Sweet Sixteen in the 1998-99 season.

Hammon signed a contract with New York Liberty in May 1999 after being undrafted, which marked the start of her professional career, but also an increase to her net worth. Her rookie season wasn’t very impressive, averaging 2.7 points in only 6.7 minutes per game. During her first five years at New York, Hammon served as a backup point guard to Teresa Weatherspoon and started only 20 games, but when Weatherspoon left for Los Angeles, Hammon started all but two out of 90 games. In January 2007, Hammon moved to Spain to play for the Rivas Futura during the WNBA offseason. Later that year, she was traded to the San Antonio Silver Stars along with the second round pick for the centre Jessica Davenport, the 2007 WNBA first pick overall.

Hammon had a strong first season with the Stars, averaging 18.8 points and 5.0 assists (the league’s best) per game. She came near to winning a title in 2008 when the Stars reached the WNBA finals, but were swept by the Detroit Shock in three games; Hammon averaged 19.5 points (career best) and 5.0 assists per game. Becky stayed in San Antonio until 2014 when she retired, but she also spent some time at CSKA Moscow, Ros Casares Valencia, Nadezhda Orenburg, and WBC Spartak Moscow Region during her tenure with the Silver Stars.

Becky Hammon represented the United States at Jones Cup in 1998- the team winning gold, but decided to compete for the Russian nation team when was snubbed for the American Olympic team. She won a bronze medal with Russia at 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, and a silver medal at the EuroBasket in 2009, earning a $150,000 bonus for the achievement. In August 2014, Hammon was hired as a new assistant coach of the San Antonio Spurs, where learned a lot under Gregg Popovich. She won the Las Vegas Summer League in 2015 and in 2016, Becky became the first woman coach to participate in the All-Star Game.

Regarding her personal life, Becky Hammon’s intimate details are unknown as she successfully hides all private information from public eyes.

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