Mark Madsen played nine seasons in the NBA and won two titles with the Los Angeles Lakers. He now coaches on the collegiate level.
Kobe Bryant won his third straight NBA title in 2002. That summer he played in a game at Rucker Park and dominated.
When Dwyane Wade signed with Li-Ning, that was a big move for him. Now he’s enjoying a life-time contract with the Chinese brand.
NFL player Brandon Copeland is setting himself up to be in a good position financially when his playing career is over.
Lance Berkman spent 15 seasons in the MLB. He won his first and only World Series in 2011 with the St. Louis Cardinals.
Former Detroit Pistons’ star and Hall of Fame guard Isiah Thomas has found success in the champagne business.
Reggie Miller still thinks about how the Pacers could have beat Michael Jordan and the Bulls in the 1998 Eastern Conference Finals.
Tim Duncan made a lot of money throughout his career One incident happened in which he lost over $20 million but that did not affect him.
Tracy McGrady enjoyed a successful NBA career and made a good amount of money. He wants to make sure athletes are taking care of their money.
Derrick Mason was one of the top wide receivers during his time playing in the NFL. During his prime he could match up with anyone.
Tim Anderson is emerging as one of the top players in the MLB. He wants to help bring back the game of baseball in inner-city communities.
Michael Jordan was the ultimate competitor during his time in the league. But a former NBA player believes he was afraid of one player.
Darryl Strawberry played 17 seasons in the MLB and a lot of success early on in his career. He would go on to win four titles.
In his rookie season Allen Iverson let Michael Jordan know what we was all about after pulling a move on him during a game.
Mookie Blaylock had some success during his time in the NBA. But off the court he had some serious problems, resulting in jail time.
Scottie Pippen is one of the best players to ever play in the NBA. His path to the league was not easy but he made it work.
Kawhi Leonard has made millions in the NBA but he continued to drive his high school car when he was with the San Antonio Spurs.
Chris Paul has made a lot of money during his time in the NBA. Before he was drafted he did not have much money in his bank account.
Former heavyweight boxing champion Joe Louis become the first golfer of color to play in a PGA-sanctioned event.
When Carmelo Anthony joined the New York Knicks he had to find a new number so he paid a teammate to acquire his jersey number.
Kawhi Leonard has emerged as one of the best two-way players in the NBA. His two championships ended the dynasties of two great teams.
David Ortiz almost lost his life when he was shot back in his hometown of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Shaquille O’Neal made a lot of money as an NBA player. When he got his first NBA check he spent a lot of money really quick.
Allen Iverson enjoyed a successful NBA career. He made a lot of money during his time as a player, but he wasn’t always smart with his money.
Roy Oswalt spent 13 seasons in the MLB playing for four teams. He spent the majority of his playing career with the Houston Astros.
Michael Jordan is one of the best to ever play in the NBA. He had an impressive scoring streak playing for the Chicago Bulls.
Tracy McGrady put on one of the best performances in NBA history when he played for the Houston Rockets. He did it all in less than a minute.
Andrei Kirilenko started playing professional basketball at a young age. He would then go on to pursue a career in the NBA. Known for his defensive capabilities, Kirilenko had success as an NBA player. After his playing career was over, Kirilenko decided to return to Russia and serve in a significant role for the Russian Basketball Federation. Andrei …
James Jones played 14 seasons in the NBA and won three NBA championships. He never played on a team with a losing record.
Kobe Bryant made a lot of money throughout his NBA career. He also made a lot of money off the court as well and BodyArmor helped a lot.
Donovan McNabb said he thought about pursuing a basketball career if he had the same success as he did in the NFL.
Monta Ellis and Stephen Curry played together for four seasons with the Golden State Warriors and when Ellis left, the winning started.
Mike Miller spent 17 seasons in the NBA and won two NBA championships. He continues to stay involved in the game as a college coach.
John Stockton is one NBA player that does not get the credit he deserves. He is one of the best point guards to ever play the game.
Kobe Bryant had an exceptional 2005-2006 season for the Lakers but was not good enough to win the MVP award.
Before Jackie Robinson, there was Moses Fleetwood Walker who is considered to be the first African American to play major league baseball.
The Foot Locker Slam Fest was a dunk contest that brought out the top athletes who participated in other sports.
Kenny Lofton is known as one of the best outfielders in the game. Before his baseball career, he was a standout basketball player.
Former Minnesota Twins’ teammates Torii Hunter and Justin Morneau got into a mini scuffle after a Twins’ game.
Manu Ginobili had a successful NBA career and he will always be remembered for starting one of the best moves in basketball, the Euro step.
Isaac Bruce is one of the top wide receivers in the history of the NFL. He is a member of the 1999 Super Champions St. Louis Rams.
Detlef Schrempf had a successful league in the NBA and played on numerous successful Seattle SuperSonics’ teams.
The Atlanta Hawks had two of the best dunkers in NBA history on the same team in Spud Webb and Dominique Wilkins.
The Miami Heat retired Michael Jordan’s jersey in 2003 and when LeBron James played in Miami he switched his jersey to No. 6 to pay respect.
Trae Young has become one of the top players in the league early on in his career. He can become the future of the NBA in a few years.
Chris Mullin, Mitch Richmond, and Tim Hardaway formed one of the best trios in the history of the NBA when they played for Golden State.
Rickey Henderson is the all-time stolen base leader in MLB. There may not be another player to ever catch Henderson in that category.
Torii Hunter spent 19 seasons in the MLB and after his retirement he continues to be an essential part of the Minnesota Twins’ organization.
CJ McCollum listed his top three players in the league as of now and LeBron James was at the top of that list, there’s a reason he did that.
Rodney Harrison spent 15 seasons in the NFL as a defensive back and won two Super Bowls with the New England Patriots.