Dell Curry is a former American professional basketball player who has a net worth of $8 million. His full name is Wardell Stephen ‘Dell’ Curry who is a well-known player who played basketball in the National Basketball Association, abbreviated NBA. He played from 1986 till 2004 and then retired from the game.
Post-retirement Dell Curry went on to be an assistant coach and also started his career as a sports commentator. He has also been inducted into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame. Today in this post we are going to tell you about Dell Curry, his net worth, his income, salary, and some other facts about him. So, let’s get started.
Dell Curry Net Worth
|Full Name:||Dell Curry|
|Net Worth:||$8 Million|
|Born:||July 25, 1964|
Dell Curry Net Worth Growth
|Net Worth in 2023||$8 Million|
|Net Worth in 2022||$7.5 Million|
|Net Worth in 2021||$7 Million|
|Net Worth in 2020||$6.5 Million|
|Net Worth in 2019||$6 Million|
Dell Curry was born on 25 July 1964 in Virginia, USA. He went on to complete his education at Fort Defiance High School. There are no details about his parents available however, he has four siblings.
He was always said to be excellent at sports right from his school days. He preferred sports over education. In 1982, Curry was declared the McDonald’s All-American. He graduated from the University of Virginia Tech.
Although he represented his state at various national-level games, Dell Curry was first signed in for the 1986 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. The next season he was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers and then went on to play for the Charlotte Hornets. While playing for the hornets he had a major role in many of their victories as a team. He then went on to play for the Milwaukee Bucks for one season.
His last three years as a player was spent playing for the Toronto Raptors team. Post his career as a player he went on to be the assistant coach of the Charlotte Hornets and in the year 2009, he started working as a commentator for the Charlotte Hornets. He was inducted into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame. In the year 2016, he was given the Bobby Jones Award.
Dell Curry came into the highlight in August 2021, when he and his long-time wife Sonya Curry announced the news of their divorce. Dell also went on to publicly announce that Sonya was cheating on him by maintaining relationships with other men behind his back. While his son Stephen Curry did not take this well and went on to say that he was disappointed at his father talking about the infidelity factor to the media.
In between his sporting career, Dell also established a Montessori school along with his former wife Sonya in North Carolina. He then went on to establish a non-profit organization in 1988 called the Dell Curry Foundation which enables to the rehabilitation of youths who are under the influence of drugs and gives educational facilities.
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|Net Worth||$8 Million|
|Date Of Birth||July 25, 1964|
|Income||$500,000 Million (Annual)|
|Spouse||Sonya Curry (m. 1988–2020)|
Dell Curry is a well-known player himself. He is also the father of two famous players in the NBA i.e., Stephen Curry and Seth Curry. He is about 6’5 feet inches tall and is a Christian. He first got married to his college sweetheart Sonya Curry in 1988. the couple end their 33-year-old relationship and Dell went on to publicly state that Sonya was cheating on him. In 2011. In between, he was also reported to have been married to Ayesha Curry.
Dell Curry made most of his money as a basketball player and as a coach. He also makes money as a commentator for the Hornets. In the history of the Hornets team, he is said to be the highest scorer of all time. The team paid him good money when he signed up for a contract with them.
He was signed up for a contract for about $3 million by the Charlotte Hornets. His Christian Montessori School situated in North Carolina also is a good source of income for him. He has also established a non-profit organization that tries to provide relief to youth under drug abuse and rehabilitate them. He has also done various endorsements with various brands which pay him big money. Further, he is also said to own a luxurious extravagant mansion and has a collection of fancy cars.
As of 2023, Dell Curry’s net worth is estimated to be $8 million. His primary sources of earnings are his career as a basketball player and as a coach, and his current annual income is around $500,000.
He also works as a commentator and owns a Montessori school and a non-profit organization all of which constitutes his wealth. He has been in the news after his divorce from Sonya Curry. He had publicly stated how she cheated on him. Dell Curry also has a lot of awards to his credit.