Wesley Person Biography
On October 1, 1997, Person was involved in a three-team trade in which he was traded with Tony Dumas to the Cleveland Cavaliers, where he would spend the majority of his career. In his first season with Cleveland, he led the NBA in three-pointers made. In five seasons with the franchise, he averaged 12.0 points per game, 3.6 rebounds per game, and 2.0 assists per game. He had a 46.1% field goal percentage and a 42.2 3-point percentage.
Wesley Person is a famous Basketball Player, who was born on March 28, 1971 in United States.
According to Astrologers, Wesley Person zodiac sign is Aries
Wesley Lavon Person (born March 28, 1971) is an American former professional basketball player who played in the NBA. After his playing career, Person became a women’s basketball assistant coach and then the head men’s basketball coach at Enterprise-Ozark Community College. He was fired from the latter position in 2010.
Wesley Person Net Worth
Wesley Person is one of the richest Basketball Player. Wesley Person is also listed on the elit list of Richest Basketball Player born on March 28 . According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Wesley Person net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.
|Wesley Person Net Worth & Salary|
|Net Worth||$1.5 Million|
|Source of Wealth||Basketball Player|
|House||Living in own house.|
On December 3, 2003, Person was traded, along with a 2004 1st round draft pick (Sergei Monia), to the Portland Trail Blazers for Bonzi Wells. In 33 games for Portland, he would average 6.5 points per game, 2.2 rebounds per game, and 1.2 assists per game.
On June 26, 2002, Person was traded to the Memphis Grizzlies for Nick Anderson and Matt Barnes. He would average 11.0 points per game, 2.9 rebounds per game, and 1.7 assists per game in his first season with Memphis. During his second season with the franchise, he averaged 5.2 points per game, 1.1 rebounds per game, and 1.4 assists per game.
Wesley Person HeightWesley Person's height 6 feet 6 inches weight Unknown & body measurements will update soon.
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|Height||6 feet 6 inches|
|Body Measurements||Under Review|
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On June 29, 1994, the Phoenix Suns drafted Person with the 23rd overall pick in the 1994 NBA draft. Person played his first three seasons in Phoenix, where he averaged 12.2 points per game, 3.4 rebounds per game, and 1.5 assists per game in 240 games. He also had a 45.8% field goal percentage and a 40.7% 3-point percentage. Furthermore, he was named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team in his rookie season.
Born in Brantley, Alabama, Person is the younger brother of former NBA player Chuck Person, and his son Wesley, Jr. played college basketball at Troy University and was recently selected by the Maine Red Claws in the 2019 NBA G League Draft. Wesley’s nephew, Adrian Person, is a former nationally ranked JUCO basketball player who averaged a national best 31 points per game at Southern Union State Community College in Wadley, Alabama in 1997.
In 2012, Person was arrested on a domestic violence charge.
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Ranked on the list of most popular Basketball Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States.
Selected by the Phoenix Suns 23rd overall in the 1994 NBA draft out of Auburn University, Person played for seven teams throughout his career. He played three seasons for the Suns, five for the Cleveland Cavaliers, 82 games over two seasons for the Memphis Grizzlies, 33 games for the Portland Trail Blazers, nine games for the Atlanta Hawks, sixteen games for the Miami Heat and 25 for the Denver Nuggets. Person retired with career averages of 11.2 points, 3.3 rebounds, and 1.7 assists per game. According to Complex Sports, Person is the 13th greatest three-point shooter of all time.
On August 11, 2004, Person signed with the Miami Heat as a free agent. In Miami, he would have the lowest points per game average of his career: 3.9. Person also averaged 1.4 rebounds per game and 0.7 assists per game. On March 1, 2005, he was waived by the team.
On February 9, 2004, Person was traded with Rasheed Wallace to the Atlanta Hawks for Shareef Abdur-Rahim, Dan Dickau, and Theo Ratliff. His tenure with Atlanta was the shortest stint of his career, as he played only 9 games for the franchise. He averaged 4.4 points per game, 2.8 rebounds per game, and 0.6 assists per game while he was with the team.