Grant Hill Net Worth, Bio, Height, Medals And More!

Grant Hill, a retired American basketball player with an estimated net worth of $250 Million. Over his 18-season NBA career he amassed approximately $140 Million in salary earnings as well as around an additional $120 Million through endorsements. Hill played for several teams such as Detroit Pistons, Orlando Magic, Phoenix Suns and Los Angeles Clippers before finally retiring at age 39 in 2007.

Early Life and College Career

Grant Hill was born October 5, 1972 in Dallas, Texas and later raised in Reston, Virginia. At South Lakes High School he excelled in basketball – winning Virginia Mr. Basketball award in 1990 – before going on to Duke University where his teams won national titles both 1991 and 1992, where he graduated with two majors (history and political science).

Professional Career

Drafted third overall by the Detroit Pistons in 1994, Hill quickly made an impact in the NBA. He won the NBA Rookie of the Year Award in 1995 and became the first rookie to lead an NBA All-Star fan ballot. Hill played for the Pistons for six seasons before joining the Orlando Magic in 2000. Injuries plagued his time with the Magic, but he continued to excel when healthy. Hill later played for the Phoenix Suns and the Los Angeles Clippers before retiring in 2013.

Broadcasting Career

After retiring from professional basketball, Hill transitioned to sports broadcasting. He has hosted “NBA Inside Stuff” on NBA TV, worked as a sportscaster for CBS, and been part of the lead announcing team for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament.

Endorsements and Business Ventures

Grant Hill struck an exclusive shoe contract with Fila in 1997 – at that time one of the largest shoe contracts available at that time – which became his biggest-ever shoe contract at that point in time. Since then he has also served as spokesperson for McDonald’s, TAG Heuer, Adidas and Nike products; moreover he signed a lifetime deal with Fila last year; additionally in 2015 Grant joined an ownership group who purchased Atlanta Hawks as well.

Personal Life and Philanthropy

Grant Hill married singer Tamia in 1999 and they currently reside in Windermere, Florida with two daughters together. Hill is well known for his extensive collection of African-American art; additionally he’s been active with charitable activities including supporting his father’s day care center in New Haven as well as advocating MRSA awareness and prevention campaigns.

Grant Hill’s successful basketball career combined with his entrepreneurial endeavors and endorsement deals has propelled him into one of the wealthiest athletes worldwide. His impact remains felt both on and off the court; thus making him one of the leading figures within sports today.

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