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Jorge Garbajosa

Jorge Garbajosa

Date of Birth December 19, 1977
Age 44 years, 5 months, 16 days
Place of Birth Torrejón de Ardoz
Country Spain
Profession Basketball Player
Horoscope Sagittarius

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Jorge Garbajosa net worth, birthday, age, height, weight, wiki, fact 2020-21! In this article, we will discover how old is Jorge Garbajosa? Who is Jorge Garbajosa dating now & how much money does Jorge Garbajosa have?

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Jorge Garbajosa Biography

Jorge Garbajosa is a famous Basketball Player, who was born on December 19, 1977 in Spain. According to Astrologers, Jorge Garbajosa's zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Jorge Garbajosa Chaparro Jr. (born December 19, 1977), is a Spanish former professional basketball player and the current president of the Spanish Basketball Federation. Standing at 2.07 m (6 ft 9 ​⁄2 in), he played both power forward and small forward. He was an All-EuroLeague first team selection in 2003, and an All-EuroLeague second team selection in 2006, while playing for Unicaja. During his stint in the NBA, he was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team in 2007. A serious injury the following season cut his NBA career short, and he never truly recovered until his retirement.

Garbajosa began his career playing for Taugrés, later known as TAU Cerámica, between 1995 and 2000. In the 1998–99 season, he guided Baskonia to a Spanish King’s Cup victory.


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Garbajosa played internationally with the senior Spain national teams at two Summer Olympiads: the 2000 and 2004. He also won medals at two EuroBaskets: a bronze medal in 2001, and a silver medal in 2003.

Jorge Garbajosa Net Worth

Jorge Garbajosa is one of the richest Basketball Player & listed on most popular Basketball Player. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Jorge Garbajosa net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

Jorge Garbajosa Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth$1.5 Million
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeBasketball Player
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HouseLiving in own house.

Garbajosa played internationally with the senior Spain national teams at two Summer Olympiads: the 2000 and 2004. He also won medals at two EuroBaskets: a bronze medal in 2001, and a silver medal in 2003.

Garbajosa then spent four seasons at Benetton Treviso between 2000 and 2004 under future Toronto Raptors Vice-President and Assistant General Manager Maurizio Gherardini and New York Knicks head coach Mike D’Antoni. He won two Italian National Cups, two Italian Super Cups and two Italian League championships with Benetton and averaged 13.8 points, 6.7 rebounds and a EuroLeague-best 2.85 steals per game, en route to All-EuroLeague 2002–03 First Team honors, and being named the 2003 Player of the Year.

Jorge Garbajosa Height

Jorge Garbajosa's height 6′ 9″ weight 111 kg & body measurements will update soon.
Jorge Garbajosa Height & Body Stats
Height6′ 9″
Weight111 kg
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He played internationally with the senior Spain national team, which won a bronze medal at the EuroBasket 2001 and two silver medals at the EuroBasket 2003 and 2007. During his tenure their highest achievement was the gold medal at the 2006 World Cup, where his stellar play earned him All-tournament honors. In 2006, Garbajosa was named Mr Europa Player of the year by Italian weekly magazine SuperBasket.

Who is Jorge Garbajosa dating?

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On July 24, 2006, the Toronto Raptors officially signed Garbajosa to a three-year contract amounting to about US$12 million. He wore number 15 for the Raptors, previously worn by ex-Raptors star Vince Carter. Given his pedigree, Garbajosa was a regular starter at the forward position. For the first half of the season, Garbajosa was instrumental in driving the Raptors past the .500 mark and he was awarded Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month honours in December 2006.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Basketball Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Spain. Jorge Garbajosa celebrates birthday on December 19 of every year.

On September 3, 2006, his team won the gold medal at the 2006 FIBA World Championship; he scored a game-high 20 points and collected 10 rebounds in the final against Greece. His tournament average was 12.6 points and 5.3 rebounds. In addition to winning the gold medal, Garbajosa made the All-Tournament team, along with teammate Pau Gasol.

At the 2007 EuroBasket, Garbajosa was a key player for the Spanish team. He averaged 7.8 points per game and 3.1 rebounds per game, in nine games, but Spain lost 59–60 to the Russian national team in the final. He went on to win a silver medal at the 2008 Summer Olympic Games, and a gold medal at the 2009 EuroBasket.

On January 1, 2007, Garbajosa was named Mister Europa 2006, by Italian weekly magazine SuperBasket. Some of the other NBA players that have been given that award are Dirk Nowitzki (2005) and Pau Gasol (2004).

Garbajosa returned to play with the Raptors for the 2007–08 season, but after meeting with a specialist on November 26, he chose to have further surgery on his leg and ankle. The operation took place on December 11, 2007.

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