Delonte West Biography – Delonte West Wiki
Delonte West (born Delonte Maurice West) is an American former professional basketball player. He played in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Boston Celtics (2004–2007 and 2010–2011), Seattle SuperSonics (2007–2008), Cleveland Cavaliers (2008–2010), and Dallas Mavericks (2011–2012). He also played professionally for the Fujian Xunxing (2013–2014) and Shanghai Sharks (2014) of the Chinese Basketball Association and the Texas Legends (2013 and 2015) of the NBA G League. Prior to his professional career, West played college basketball for Saint Joseph’s University (2001–2004).
Born in July 1983 in D.C., West burst onto the local basketball scene at Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Greenbelt, Md., where he was named as The Washington Post’s Boys Player of the Year as a senior. At Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, West helped lead a team that finished the regular season a perfect 27-0 before losing in the Elite Eight of the NCAA tournament. Drafted in the first round by the Boston Celtics in 2004, West went on to play eight seasons in the NBA.
West played 8 seasons in the NBA. His career averages were 9.7 points, 2.9 rebounds, and 3.6 assists in 432 regular-season games.
Delonte West Age
He was born on July 26, 1983, in Washington, D.C., United States as Delonte Maurice West. He is multiracial, with African American, Piscataway Native American, and European American heritage.
Delonte West Parents
Delonte West’s parents are Delphina Addison and Dmitri West.
Delonte West Wife
He has been married to his wife Caressa Suzzette Madden since 2013. His first marriage ended in divorce in 2010.
Delonte West Kids
He has two children, including a son, Cash West.
Delonte West NBA Salary – Delonte West Career Earnings
Delonte West earned $16,463,022 in stints with the Boston Celtics, Seattle SuperSonics, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Dallas Mavericks. With the Dallas Mavericks, he earned $1,223,166 for the 2012/13 season and $1,146,337 for the 2011/12 season. During the 2010/11 season, he earned $1,069,509 with the Boston Celtics. With the Cleveland Cavaliers, he earned $4,254,250 for the 2009/10 season, $3,850,000 for the 2008/09 season, and $1,889,760 for the 2007/08 season. With the Boston Celtics, he earned $1,080,480 for the 2006/07 season, $1,010,040 for the 2005/06 season, and $939,480 for the 2004/05 season, according to HoopsHype.
While West has purchased homes for each of his parents and has provided other financial support for relatives, he has also experienced financial difficulties. During the 2011 NBA lockout, the guard, whose career earnings had exceeded $14 million already, applied for a job at Home Depot and worked at a furniture store.
Delonte West Net Worth
Delonte West’s net worth is estimated to be $1 000.
Delonte West Height
He stands at a height of 6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m).
Delonte West Lebron Mom
According to the New York Post, in 2010, rumors had it that while with the Cavs, West slept with LeBron James’ mom. While he has denied it over the years, he’s also been elusive. He did not want his son to be a junior because his friends would ask him about the incident.