Gerald Green, Jr. is a renowned basketball player who plays for the Boston Celtics of the NBA. He is a champion of 2007’s NBC Slam Dunk Contest. Previously, he played for Miami Heats, Indiana Pacers, Phoenix Suns and many other NBA clubs.
Gerald is one of the richest NBA players of the Boston Celtics who have maintained a huge amount of net worth from his NBA journey.
Gerald Green’s net worth and earning sources
Gerald Green is one of the highest paid NBA players whose current market value is around $20 million. He plays for the Boston Celtics, one of the richest NBA clubs. Gerald has been playing NBA for a long time and earned a hefty amount from several teams.
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His net worth has been gradually rising since last five years. According to the genuine source, his estimated net worth is around $750million. Till now, Gerald has also made many game mistake like other players and paid a huge amount as a fine and penalty.
Gerald Green’s NBA career at Boston Celtics
In 2005, Gerald joined the popular NBA club Boston Celtics and started playing for the team. During the pre-season, he got the average point of 8 and 1.3 points of rebounds per game for the Celtics in the 2005 Las Vegas Summer League.
Then, Celtics selected him for the NBA D- League, in January 2006. He spent two years there and he appeared in 32 games and averaged 11.8 minutes, 5.2 points, and 1.2 rebounds.
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In the 2006-07 season, he aimed at improving all aspects of his game in order to gain playing time. He got a limited role and playing behind Captain Paul Pierce and swingman Wally Szczerbiak.
On February 17, 2007, he won the 2007 NBA Slam Dunk Championship, defeating out Nate Robinson, Tyrus Thomas, and Dwight Howard.
On July 27, 2016, Green returned his former club Boston Celtics. He signed with the team and started playing for the club. On December 27, Gerald scored a season-high 19 points in 113-103 win over the Memphis Grizzlies.
Green’s career after Boston Celtics
Then, he moved to Minnesota Timberwolves and spent one season there. Later, he joined Houston Rockets in February 2008. In 2009, he went Russia and played for the outside NBA team.
Then, he played for PBC Lokomotiv- Kuban of Russia. After some times, he went China and signed a year contract with Foshan Dralions.
In 2011, he returned to the United States of America and signed with Los Angeles Lakers and D-Fenders for the NBA. Then, he moved to New Jersey Nets, Indiana Pacers, and Phoenix Suns till 2015.