During his 17 years in the National Basketball Association (NBA), Stromile Swift played for different teams. He made $43,190,443 during his career.
Originally from Shreveport, Louisiana, Stromile Swift is American. His birth date is November 21, 1979, and his zodiac sign is Scorpio. The athlete weighs 225 pounds, and is 6 feet 10 inches tall. He has two relatives, Miguel Coleman and Shirley Chatman, in four states.
Before his professional career, he attended Louisiana State University. He was a consensus second-team All-American in 2000 and was named Southeastern Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Year. In 2010, he was selected to the CBA All-Star team. Currently, he lives in Shreveport and is known on social networking sites.
As a player, he signed a four-year, $22 million contract with the Houston Rockets. After his first season with the Rockets, he was traded to the New Jersey Nets. However, he was later released. Afterwards, he signed with the Phoenix Suns in 2009. This is the latest position he holds. He has also played for the Vancouver Grizzlies and the Shandong Lions of the Chinese Basketball Association.
While playing for the Grizzlies, he averaged 8.4 points, 4.6 rebounds, and 0.5 assists per game. Among other accolades, he was named a Parade All-American in 1998. During the 2001 Slam Dunk Competition, he competed against DeShawn Stevenson and Baron Davis.
Previously, he had a brief stay in Miami. Soon after, he moved back to his hometown of Shreveport. A year after his move, he founded a small trucking company called SS Transports. Several months later, he was able to sign a contract with the Phoenix Suns on waivers. Although he has no official public records, he is considered to be a successful businessman.
As a player, he has a net worth of $6 million. However, he is not married. Some sources claim that he has a daughter, Joyce Watkins, with whom he has a strong relationship. But he has not confirmed this.
Apart from the NBA, he has also played for several other leagues, including the Canadian Basketball League, the CBA, and the Chinese Basketball Association. On February 12, 2008, he scored his first basket in a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves. At the time, he wore jersey numbers 4 and 6.
He played for the New Jersey Nets in 2007-2008. That same year, he was traded to the Memphis Grizzlies. When the season was over, he became a free agent. During his time with the Memphis Grizzlies, he was briefly starting at the center position.
During his career, he was a member of the Chinese Basketball Association, as well as the Southeastern Conference Men’s Basketball Player of Year. Upon his retirement from the NBA, he was ranked second in the Chinese Basketball Association’s all-time leaderboards. Since he played in the CBA, his net worth may not be as high as the sums he’s made in the NBA.
According to some online sources, he has a net worth of $5 million. This is not accurate.