Dominique Wilkins Net Worth

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Net Worth:
$14 Million

Dominique Wilkins net worth: Dominique Wilkins is a retired American professional basketball player who has a net worth of $14 million. Jacques Dominique Wilkins was born in Paris, France in January 1960. His father served in the United States Air Force and the family lived in Dallas and Baltimore before ultimately landing in North Carolina. In 1979 and 1979 Wilkins won MVP honors back to back, as well as leading his team to win the Class 3-A State Championship In both seasons. He was featured in Sports Illustrated in high school and starred in high school showcase games such as the McDonald's Game. Wilkins attended the University of Georgia where he averaged 21.6 points per game, as well as winning SEC Men's Basketball Player of the Year honors in 1981. Wilkins was drafted 3rd by the Utah Jazz in the 1982 NBA Draft. Months after the draft Dominique was traded to the Atlanta Hawks. During his NBA career he was a nine time NBA All Star. He is known for his dunking ability, which earned him the nickname "The Human Highlight Film". Wilkins defeated Michael Jordan in the 1985 NBA Slam Dunk Contest. He also won the competition in 1990. Wilkins was induced into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2006. Since retiring he has gone on to serve as the Hawks' Vice President of Basketball, as well as serving as a color analyst. His business ventures include the Dominque Wilkins Basketball Academy, and even a private wine label.

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Dominique Wilkins

Dominique Wilkins

Basketball player
Nicknames
Jacques Dominique Wilkins
Date of Birth
1960-01-12
Nationality
United States of America
Height
6 ft 7 in (2.03 m)
Weight
229 lbs (104 kg)
Ethnicity
African American
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