Now Discuss Luke Walton Net Worth. Luke Walton is an American renowned famous basketball who had become a basketball coach and he is the head coach of the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association i.e. NBA. He won two championships in the NBA as a player with Los Angeles Lakers and as a coach, he won with the Golden State Warriors. He has an estimated net worth of $16 Million dollars.
Luke Walton Early Life
Luke Walton was born in San Diego, California, US on dated 28TH March 1980. His original name is Luke Theodore Walton. His nationality is an American and ethnicity is white. His father name is Bill Walton and mother name is Susie Walton. He has three brothers named as Nathan, Chris and Adam.
His father was also a Basketball player. He did his graduation in 1998 from the University of San Diego High School. He was raised in California with his siblings. He attended the University of Arizona and there he started to play basketball at the college level and have a degree in family studies from this university.
He is here, started playing basketball and want to pursue basketball as a career and met her girlfriend.
Luke Walton Career Life
Luke Walton has started his professional career as a basketball player in 2003 after being selected by the Los Angeles Lakers. He was one of the favorite among all the players of Lakers fans during his nine-year stint where he was chosen to represent Los Angeles in shooting stars’ competition during all-star weekend in 2005.
On 12th july,2007, Luke Walton resigned his six years contract with Lakers which is worth of $30million and started traded to Cleveland cavaliers with Jason Kopono on March,2012. He started his career as an assistant coach at the University of Memphis during 2011 NBA lockout.
During 2013-14, he became a player development coach in Los Angeles D league after his retirement.
In 2013, he was hired by Time Warner Cable sports net to join him with their Lakers on air broadcast team. On 3rd July, he became assistant coach for Golden state warriors and won first NBA finals as a coach.
In 2015, he was named as the NBA western conference coach of the month.
Luke Walton became new head coach of Lakers in April 29th April 2016 and since then he is with the team as a head coach and in 12th April,2019 he parted his way from the Lakers and missed all playoffs in three sessions and on 14th April,2019 he was hired by the Sacramento kings as a head coach for their team. He has estimated net worth of $16 Million dollars.
Luke Walton was hired by Spectrum Sports Net in 2013 to start his career in broadcasting by joining their Lakers on air broadcast team. Luke Walton also acted on the television soap The young and the restless in 2006.
Luke Walton Personal Life
Luke Walton and his father is a fan of the Grateful dead so much that on his right hand he did a tattoo of four grateful dead type dancing skeletons and each of the skeletons carrying basketball and these skeleton representing Luke and his three brothers.
In December,2008 he was charged for being stalked by a woman named Stacy Elizabeth Beshear and pleaded for charges of stalking.
She was condemned for three years’ trial and asked to join weekly counselling session for approximately a year and order to stay away from Walton’s home for three years and also from the Lakers game and practices.
In 2009, he along with his father became the third to win NBA championship as a player and noticed as best father son duo team.
In2013, Luke Walton married his longtime girlfriend Bre Ladd.
In 2002, they met at the University of Arizona and she used to play volleyball on their varsity team and they started dating each other in 2005. They both have two children.
Kelli Tennant former host of Spectrum SportsNet filed a civil lawsuit against on Luke Walton in 22nd April,2019 for accusing him of sexual assault.
Luke Walton denied all the charges of her and later his lawyer called Kelli an opportunist not a victim. NBA and the Kings launched a joint investigation to find out truth and her valid reason for all claims against Walton.
In August, the investigation concluded that there was not sufficient base to support the claim of Kelli and later on she denied to participate in the investigation and on December 5, the lawsuit dropped her request and it was dismissed with prejudice which means she cannot re-file the case again.
Luke Walton looks good and have a well maintained body. He has height of 6ft 8 inches and having a body weight of 107 Kg that is 235 lb.
Luke Walton Net worth
Luke Walton is a famous American professional basketballer and a basketball coach. He has estimated net worth of $16 Million dollars. He has earned this net worth from his professional career as a basketballer coach.
He also has a luxurious house which is built in the area of 10,000 square foot in 2003 and it is a French Riviera style home which have eight bedrooms and eights bathroom. This home is considered as a second home of Luke Walton which is designed for entertaining purpose.
This property which he buys from former Wizard world CEO John Macaluso. The approx. cost of this house in $7.2 Million.
The house has a features of princess style double staircase and crystal chandelier. It also has a movie theatre and 300 bottle wine room. It includes center island with a proportioned kitchen and a family room with a fireplace.
This house has an outdoor kitchen, a fire pit, outdoor bar and pool which is 46-foot-long saline design.
Luke Walton is an American basketballer coach who was a basketball player too in earlier days. Currently, he is the head coach of the Sacramento King of the National Basketball association i.e. NBA. Luke Walton estimated net worth is of $16 million. He is married to his longtime girlfriend Bre Ladd and has two children together. His nationality is American and ethnicity is white.
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