Jerry West Net Worth
Jerry Alan West is an American retired basketball player who played professionally for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association.
|Full Name at Birth||Jerry Alan West|
|Alternative Name||Mr. Clutch, Zeke from Cabin Creek|
|Birthday||28th May, 1938|
|Birthplace||Cheylan, West Virginia|
|Height||6′ 2″ (188 cm)|
|Weight||175lbs (79 kg)|
|High School||East Bank in East Bank, West Virginia|
|University||West Virginia University|
|NBA First Game Date||19th October, 1960|
|Draft||Los Angeles Lakers, 1st round (2nd pick, 2nd overall), 1960 NBA Draft|
|Hall of Fame||Inducted as Player in 1980|
NBA Hall of Fame guard known as “Mr. Clutch.” He won an NBA Championship with the Los Angeles Lakers in 1972 and was named NBA Finals MVP for the Lakers in 1969 despite the team losing to the Boston Celtics in seven games. His silhouette became the image for the NBA logo. In 2019, Jerry West Net Worth is $55 Million.
He married Karen Bua on May 28, 1978 after divorcing his first wife and college sweetheart Martha Jane Kane in 1976. He and Martha had three sons together named David, Mark, and Michael. With Karen, he had two more sons named Ryan and Jonnie.
How Much is Jerry West Worth?
According to Forbes, Jerry West Net Worth 2019 is $55 Million.
As general manager of the Lakers, he helped bring the great Kobe Bryant to Los Angeles.
He became general manager of the Lakers in 1982 and helped the franchise win six NBA Championships before he became GM of the Memphis Grizzlies in 2002.