Elton Brand net worth: Elton Brand is an American professional basketball player who has a net worth of $70 million. Elton Brand obtained his net worth by currently playing for the Philadelphia 76ers. Brand was born in Cortlandt Manor, New York, and was the first overall pick for the 1999 NBA draft to play for the Elton Brand's annual salary is $17 million. During his NBA playing career, Brand has earned over $160 million in salary alone.
Elton Tyron Brand was born in Cortlandt Manor, New York in March 1979. He averaged 40 points and 20 rebounds a game at Peekskill High School. He was also selected as New York State Mr. Basketball his senior year. He led Peekskill to two state championships and decided to go to Duke University. At Duke he was named consensus National Player of the Year. After his sophomore season he left Duke and was the #1 pick in the 1999 NBA Draft. He was voted co Rookie of the Year in 2000, averaging 20 points and 10 rebounds a game. Brand was traded to the Los Angeles Clippers in 2001 where he played until 2008. He became the first Clipper to make the All-Star team in eight years. In 2006 he was an MVP candidate, losing out to Steve Nash. In 2008 Brand signed with the Philadelphia 76ers where he played until 2012. He had a shoulder surgery that made him miss the rest of the season in 2009. He played the 2012-2013 season for the Dallas Mavericks and in 2013 signed with the Atlanta Hawks. He was awarded the NBA Sportsmanship Award in 2006 and has represented the United States in international competition.