Vlade Divac Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Vlade Divac was born on the 3rd February 1968, in Prijepolj, SFR Yugoslavia, now Serbia. He is a former professional basketball player and currently the general manager and vice president of basketball operations of the Sacramento Kings in the NBA. As a member of Yugoslavian as well as Serbian and Montenegro national teams, Divac won two world championships and three European Championships. He was among the first players from the former Yugoslavia, who played in the professional American league the NBA. Since 2009, Divac has been the President of NOK Serbia.

How much is the net worth of Vlade Divac? It has been estimated by authoritative sources that the overall size of his wealth is as much as $45 million, as of the data presented in the middle of 2016. Sport is the main source of Vlade Divac’s net worth.

Vlade Divac Net Worth $45 Million

IAt the beginning of his professional career, Vlade played for three years for Partizan Belgrade, winning a championship in Yugoslavia and a domestic cup as well as the Korac Cup. Then, Divac was drafted the 26th overall in the first round of the NBA Draft 1989 by the Los Angeles Lakers. He entered the NBA league perfectly, ending his first season in the first team of NBA Rookies. The following year, he became a major player in the franchise, contributing significantly in season 1990 – 1991; the season was ended suffering defeat tof the Chicago Bulls with Michael Jordan, despite the 4th match in which Vlade established his best performance in the season with 27 points. The following season, the player suffered from a herniated disc and missed half of the season yet remained the undisputed backbone of the franchise. In 1996, after the arrival of Shaquille O’Neal, the Lakers decided to exchange Divac with the Charlotte Hornets against a first round pick that would enable them to acquire the rights to Kobe Bryant.

During the lockout of the 1998 – 1999 season, he joined his country and played a few months for Red Star Belgrade. After two years with the Hornets, Vlade became a free agent, and signed with the Sacramento Kings in which team he collaborated with his compatriot Peja Stojaković. In 2004, he signed a contract with the Lakers. However, because of back problems he only played five games, and as a result, the player decided to retire from the professional sport. Clearly his successful career contributed hugely to his net worth.

Concerning his career in the Yugoslav national team, he won the silver medal at the 1988 Olympics in Seoul, and won the world title in 1990 in Argentina as well as the European titles in 1989 and 1991.Then, with Serbia and Montenegro, he won the European title in 1995 and a silver medal at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta.

Moreover, he became president of the Partizan Belgrade club. Afterwards, he was elected to the presidency of the Serbian Olympic Committee. Currently, he serves as the general manager and vice-president of basketball operations for the Sacramento Kings.

Finally, in the personal life of the former professional player, he has been married to Snezana(Anna) since 1989, and with whom he has two sons. In addition to this, the family adopted a girl whose parents were killed during the break-up of Yugoslavia.

Quick Facts

Birth date: February 3, 1968
Birth place: Prijepolje, Serbia, Yugoslavia
Height:7' 1" (2.16 m)
Weight:110.22
Profession:Retired Professional Basketball player, NBA Player (Sacramento Kings), President of NOK Serbia
Nationality:Serbian
Spouse:Snezana (Anna)
Siblings:Ivica Divac, Boris Divac,
Awards:NBA All-Star (2001), NBA All-Rookie First Team (1990), J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award (2000), World Sports Humanitarian Hall of Fame (2013)
Nominations:NBA draft: 1989, Los Angeles Lakers (Round: 1 / Pick: 26), No. 21 Retired by the Sacramento Kings, Mister Europa Player of the Year (1989), FIBA's 50 Greatest Players (1991), 50 Greatest Euroleague Contributors
Movies:"Eddie", "Space Jam", "Juwanna Mann"
TV shows:"The Arsenio Hall Show", "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno", "Larry King Live" (1999), "The Late Late Show" (2002), "Married... with Children", "Coach", "Good Sports",
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imdb.com/name/nm0228615
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1(July 20) Agreed to a 2-year deal with the Los Angeles Lakers.
2(September 15) Told the Serbian newspaper Blic Daily that he was retiring. Divac averaged 11.9 points and 8.3 rebounds in 15 NBA seasons.
3Center for the Sacramento Kings [October 2000]
4Center for the Sacramento Kings
5His wedding was attended by over 1000 people and broadcast live throughout Yugoslavia.
6"The Sex Strike," a play written by his wife, was staged at the Stages Theater Center in Los Angeles (October 2002)
7Children: sons Luka Andrej and Matija Alexander; daughter Petra (adopted).
8Traded by Los Angeles to Charlotte for draft rights to Kobe Bryant.
9Was the Los Angeles Lakers' first-round draft pick in 1989.


Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A3 - Rock'n'Roll uzvraca udarac2006Pretpostavljeni
Crni Gruja2003TV SeriesVampir Toza
Juwanna Mann2002Beat Player Morse
Driving Me Crazy2000TV MovieViglione, Gene
Space Jam1996Vlade Divac
Eddie1996Los Angeles Lakers
Coach1992TV SeriesDelivery Man
Rachel Gunn, R.N.1992TV Series
Driving Me Crazy1991Yugo Boss

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
One in a Billion2016DocumentaryHimself
Tapavica2016Documentary shortHimself
Svetislav Pesic, More Than a Coach2015DocumentaryPlayer
Ostvari svoj san2013Documentary shortHimself
Santo, Sam and Ed's Sports Fever!2012TV SeriesHimself
The Weight of Chains2010DocumentaryHimself
30 for 302010TV Series documentaryHimself
Crossover2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn2002TV SeriesHimself
2001 NBA All-Star Game2001TV SpecialHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1995-1999TV SeriesHimself
Larry King Live1999TV SeriesHimself
The Sport Jerks1998TV SeriesHimself
The Stephanie Miller Show1995TV SeriesHimself
In Living Color1994TV SeriesHimself
Married with Children1993TV SeriesHimself
Good Sports1991TV SeriesHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show1990TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike & Mike2016TV SeriesHimself - Sacramento Kings Vice President of Basketball Operations and General Manager

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