Former American professional basketball player, Latrell Sprewell is entitled as the yearly NBA All-Star game four times. But his career overshadowed when he refused to sign the contract with Timberwolves, which sequentially resulted to an end of his basketball career.
The University of Alabama graduate, Latrell Sprewell, is popular as the former NBA guard for the team Golden State Warriors. He is also recognized as the game maker for the teams like New York Knicks and Minnesota Timberwolves.
How Much Is Latrell Sprewell’s Net Worth?
Latrell Sprewell has a net worth of $50 thousand, which he accumulated from his professional basketball career. According to the Hoops Hype Magazine, the estimated salary of Latrell Sprewell at New York Knicks was $12,375,000 and at Minnesota Timberwolves was $13,500,000. He earned the total wealth of $61,875,000 from the following teams.
Latrell mustered the revenue as the NBA guard for Golden State Warriors from 1992 to 1998. Later, he went to team New York Knicks in 1999, at the age of 29, where he played for four years. He also received the fortune as the member of Minnesota Timberwolves from 2003 to 2005.
Latrell Sprewell wearing Minnesota Timberwolves' Jersey in NBA game (Photo: foxsports.com)
Unfortunately, the NBA basketball player Latrell’s career in basketball ended after he refused three-year contract offer by Timberwolves with a worth of $21 million. His two houses were seized, and he was restrained of seeing his kids.
Latrell's Tragic Relationship
The end of Latrell's professional career also brought chaos in his romantic love life. He and his wife, Candace Cabbil's relationship turned sour after Latrell faced a financial crisis. Candace, whom he met in 1989 at the University of Alabama, sued the lawsuit against him on 29 January 2007, accusing that he broke their long-term "cohabitation" agreement that the two made back in 1989. Latrell had promised her to share his life as well as fortune with her.
As confirmed by People magazine, Latrell’s wife filed a case against him after he started giving her less money than usual household expenses. Not only that, she alleged him saying that he told her “to end this fake" relationship.
Latrell and his wife are parents of four children among which his three children are; Tiffany Sprewell, Tyree Sprewell, Jarett Sprewell. Later in February 2008, his spouse assaulted him saying that he assaulted his wife in front of their children.
As of now, New York Knicks's star Latrell has remained mum about his personal life.
Latrell Sprewell was born as Latrell Fontaine Sprewell on 8 September 1970 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the USA. He stands at the height of 6' feet 5 inches (1.96 meters). Latrell went to Washington High School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Later, the 48-year-old player completed his education from the University of Alabama.