Steven Adams

Steven Adams: Net worth, salary & endorsements

Steven Adams was born in Rotorua, New Zealand to a Tongan mother and an English father. Born on July 20, 1993, Adams stayed in New Zealand till 2011.

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In 2011, He played for his hometown team Wellington Saints of the National Basketball League (NBL). After playing one season, Adams moved to the United States in 2012 to play college basketball for Pittsburgh. In June 2013, he was drafted by Oklahoma City Thunder with the 12th overall pick in the 2013 NBA draft, which made made him the first New Zealand player to be selected in the first round of NBA draft.

Major on-court achievements:

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  • NBA All-Rookie Second Team (2014)

  • NBL champion (2011)

  • NBL Rookie of the Year (2011)

  • Big East All-Rookie Team (2013)

Steven Adams net worth

Forbes estimated the net worth of Steven Adams as $ 27.2 million. His earnings rocketed during the 2017-18 season when he signed a $100 million contract with Oklahoma City. The contract raised his annual salary to $22.5 million which was seven times of what he earned the previous season.

Endorsements by Steven Adams

Adams is estimated to earn $ 3 million through endorsements. Among the brands endorsed by him are Adidas and Powerade.

Adams, since he was a rookie, sported many a shoes from Adidas. He recently moved to the Pro Bounce range.

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In 2018, Adams released his autobiography, titled "My Life, My Fight."

Age26
Marital StatusUnmarried
NationalityNew Zealand
Height6′ 11″ (2.11 m)
Weight120 kg
EndorsementsAnheuser Busch InBev, Adidas, Powerade

 

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Source: WikipediaForbes