Who is Jason Richardson? Bio, Age, Net Worth, Height, Relationship, Wife

Who is Jason Richardson?

Jason Richardson is a retired American professional basketball player who played for 14 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Richardson was selected by the Golden State Warriors as the fifth overall pick in the 2001 NBA draft after playing college basketball at Michigan State University.

Today, we’ve compiled information about Jason Richardson, including his basketball career, net worth, family, and other topics.

You’ll also learn why Jason is synonymous with the term “dunk.”

Relationship Details, Jason Richardson is Married?

Jackie Paul is the former NBA player’s happily married wife.

The couple has been married for ten years and has three beautiful children. They have two sons, Jason II and Jackson Richardson, as well as a daughter, Jaela Richardson.

On the occasion of their tenth wedding anniversary, Jason shared an Instagram photo with his wife with the caption:

“Thank you for all the wonderful years you’ve given me!” The unfailing love, encouraging support, incredible memories, and daily joy you bring into my life. @jackiempaul, congratulations on your tenth anniversary! May our love endure until the end of time.”

Quick facts about Jason Richardson

Full Name Jason Anthoney Richardson
Birth Date January 20, 1981 
Birth Place Saginaw, Michigan
Nick Name J- Rich
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Ethnicity Black

Jason Richardson: Early Life, Age, Wiki, Parents, Ethnicity

Jason Richardson, an NBA player, was born on January 20, 1981, in Saginaw, Michigan. Elaine Richardson-Cook is the name of the player’s father.

Regrettably, his mother’s name is unknown. It is known, however, that he has always admired his mother and uncle throughout his life.

The player came from a large family. Tiffany Richardson and Trameka Richardson were his sisters. He had three brothers as well, Duane Richardson, Damond Richardson, and Terrene Richardson.

The player received his education at Arthur Hill High School. Later, he enrolled at Michigan State University in the child psychology degree program.

J-Rich also enjoyed playing hockey in high school. He realized he could incorporate basketball into his life as his height increased.

Education, Schooling, University

There is no information about his education and schooling.

Professional Career, (Basketball player)

Jason Richardson of Michigan State was chosen fifth overall by the Warriors.

As a rookie in 2002, and again as a sophomore in 2003, the player participated in the Rookie Challenge. His teams won both years, and he was named Rookie Challenge MVP as a rookie.

In June 2007, the player and draft rights were traded to the Charlotte Bobcats.

Jason was traded to the Phoenix Suns in December 2008 for Boris Diaw, Raja Bell, and Sean Singletary, along with Jadley and a 2010 second-round pick.

In his first game, he scored 31 points, a career-high.

Similarly, in 2011, Jason was dealt to the Orlando Magic for a four-year, $25 million contract.

Following that, Richardson was traded to the Philadelphia 76ers as part of a four-team trade in which Dwight Howard was sent to the Los Angeles Lakers.

He had to miss the entire 2013 season due to surgery on his left knee.

Jason Richardson is retiring.

On August 18, 2015, Jason signed with the Atlanta Hawks. However, less than a month later, Richardson began experiencing pain in his right knee, and an MRI revealed bone spurs.

The player announced his retirement from the NBA on September 23, 2015, citing his concern that continuing to play would impair his ability to walk for the rest of his life.

Net Worth, Salary, Assets

From his professional NBA career, the player earned a total of $135,753,173. His net worth is estimated to be around $45 million.

Aside from basketball, the player earns money through endorsements and sponsorships.

The player, for example, had previously signed an endorsement agreement with PEAK’s Chinese sports brand.

Rumors and Controversy

Talking about his rumors and controversy, he has not been in any part of rumors as well as controversy to date.

What is the Height of Jason Richardson? Weight, Full Body Status

Age 41 years old
Height 6 feet 6 inch
Weight 102 kg
NBA Debut 2001
Shoots Right
Tattoos Yes

Social Media Accounts

Instagram: 46.5k followers
Twitter: 204.4k followers

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