Karl Malone Net Worth, Career and Personal Life

Karl Malone Net Worth, Career and Personal Life

Karl Anthony Malone (Karl Malone) is an American retired professional basketball player, born on 24 July, 1963 in Summerfield, Louisiana. The famous retired basketball player Malone used to play a power forward position. He was nicknamed “The Mailman”. He spent his first 18 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) (1985-2003) and 1 season for Los Angeles Lakers.

During his career he became two-times NBA Most Valuable Player, NBA All-Star for 14-times and member of All-NBA first team for 11-times. He is also well known for his second high score record in NBA history which is 36,928. He also holds a record for most free throws attempted and made.

Karl Malone

Karl Malone Early Life and Education

Famous basketball player, Karl Malone was the youngest child of nine children and lived with his single mother Shirley. However his father Shedrick Hay was raising his family with another woman. But he committed suicide when Malone was only three years old.

He used to do farming, chopped trees, fished and hunted. He joined Summerfield High School where he led the basketball team to three consecutive Louisiana Class C titles.

Also recruited by the University of Kansas but he joined Louisiana State University closer to his resident. There he also played for college basketball. He played for Bulldogs basketball team.

Many awards and records like NBA ALL-Rookie Team, Southland Conference Men’s Basketball Player, NBA All-defensive Team and many honored him for his remarkable contributions in his basketball career.  He also became an assistant coach at Louisiana Tech.

Personal Life and Net Worth

In 1988, Karl Malone married Kay Kinsey who is also a former Miss Idaho USA pageant. The happy couple has four children as three daughters and one son. As he has hobbies of fishing and hunting he owns a farm house near the Kenai River in Alaska. He also supports who works for the betterment of the special child.

Karl Malone has the height of 6 feet and 9 inch. The power forwarder Malone has the huge net worth of $75 million.

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