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Full NameMitch Richmond
Date of Birth June 30, 1965
Place of Birth Fort Lauderdale
Country United States
Age 56 years, 1 months, 16 days
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Mitch Richmond Biography

Mitchell James Richmond (born June 30, 1965) is an American retired professional basketball player. He played collegiately at Moberly Area Community College and Kansas State University. He was a six-time NBA All-Star, a five-time All-NBA Team member, and a former NBA Rookie of the Year. In 976 NBA games, Richmond averaged 21.0 points per game and 3.5 assists per game. Richmond was voted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2014. His jersey No. 2 was retired in his honor by the Sacramento Kings, for whom he played seven seasons. According to Astrologers, zodiac sign is Cancer 6-time All-Star shooting guard and 1989 Rookie of the Year whose career spanned from 1988 to 2002 with the Golden State Warriors, Sacramento Kings, Washington Wizards, and Los Angeles Lakers.

One of the most recognizable players in Kansas State history, Mitch Richmond was a two-year letterman for head coach Lon Kruger from 1986–88. He helped guide the Wildcats to a 45–20 (.692) record, including a pair of NCAA Tournament appearances and a trip to the 1988 NCAA Midwest Regional Final. His 1,327 points are the most by a player in a two-year career.

His cousin Lardarius Webb became an NFL cornerback.

Before coming to the NBA, he played for the U.S. national team at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea, winning the bronze medal. He became a member of the team again at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, U.S. and won the gold medal along with David Robinson, who was also on the USA men’s national basketball team in 1988.

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Mitch Richmond Net Worth

Mitch Richmond is one of the richest Basketball Player & listed on most popular Basketball Player. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Mitch Richmond net worth is approximately $20 Million.

Mitch Richmond Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth$20 Million
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Source of IncomeBasketball Player
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HouseLiving in own house.
He played for two years at Kansas State, where he averaged 20 points per game; he was then selected 5th overall in the 1988 NBA Draft by the Warriors.

Richmond captured the NBA Rookie of the Year Award in the 1988–89 season, after averaging 22 points per game for the Warriors. He was a key part of Don Nelson’s fast-paced offense, focusing on Richmond and teammates Tim Hardaway and Chris Mullin which was dubbed “Run TMC” (the initials of the players’ first names and a play on the name of the popular rap group Run-DMC). In addition to the shooting he provided, he complemented Hardaway’s passing and fast break skills and Mullin’s shooting skills by slashing to the hoop as part of the Warriors’ attack.

Richmond was drafted 5th overall in the 1988 NBA draft by the Golden State Warriors, following two years at Kansas State, where he averaged 20 points per game, and two years at Moberly Area Community College.

Mitch Richmond Height

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The Sacramento Kings retired his #2 jersey and Kansas State retired his #23 jersey.

After three years of scoring 22+ points a game in Golden State, Richmond, on November 1, 1991, was traded (along with Les Jepsen) to the Sacramento Kings during the 1991–92 season in exchange for the rights to Billy Owens, and became arguably the team’s first star since the franchise moved to Sacramento in 1985. Staying with the Kings until 1998, Richmond was the team’s leading scorer in each of his 7 seasons there, averaging no fewer than 21.9 points a game each season. Between 1993 and 1998, Richmond was a fixture on the Western Conference’s All-Star team, and he won MVP honors at the All-Star Game in Phoenix, in 1995. In the middle of his prime, Richmond was selected to the United States’ Olympic team (Dream Team III), earning a gold medal in Atlanta. During his prime, Richmond was recognized as one of basketball’s all-time best pure shooters.

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Richmond signed as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers, where he played the final year of his career. Playing strictly off the bench, he averaged 4 points a game. He earned an NBA championship ring with the Lakers in 2002 but played sparingly in the postseason, logging 4 minutes overall. In game 4 of the finals, just seconds after making the last basket of his career, Richmond dribbled out the clock to win the title with the Lakers.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Basketball Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Mitch Richmond celebrates birthday on June 30 of every year.

Richmond was traded by the Kings, along with Otis Thorpe, to the Washington Wizards for Chris Webber in May 1998, a move that keyed the Kings’ transformation from perennial doormat to an elite title contender. However, things did not work out as well for Richmond. In three years with the Wizards, he lost a lot of the shooting touch he displayed as a King, and his days as a regular were numbered after missing half of the 2000–01 season. Richmond’s departure from Washington coincided with the Wizards signing Richmond’s perennial rival at the shooting guard position, Michael Jordan.

In August 2010, Richmond played in the NBA Asia Challenge 2010 at Araneta Coliseum in Manila, an exhibition game which pitted NBA legends and NBA Development League players against Philippine Basketball Association stars and legends.

Mitch Richmond was elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame for 2014, and formally entered the Hall on August 8. Richmond was also inducted into the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame in San Francisco, California in 2016.

Phillip played basketball as a walk-on for the Oregon Ducks from 2014–2016.

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