Steve Clifford is an American professional basketball coach and he has got a big net worth. Many people appreciate him for his basketball skills and he is respected as a senior player. After retiring from basketball he is now working as a coach. Most of the teams that are playing under him have been making great records. He is a trustworthy coach and has been an excellent player during his career. Want to know more about this talented man? Read on below and get all the details.
Steve Clifford was born on May 28th, 1961 and he is currently 59 years old. He was born and brought up in Maine, USA. Since his childhood, he has always been into sports and played basketball during his school and college days. He has been the best defensive player but completed his education with success. No matter how much time he used to invest in sports he made sure that education wasn’t neglected. He isn’t very active on social media and doesn’t like to talk about his family or personal life as such. Steve is known to be a dedicated person and whatever he has done till now is done with a lot of passion.
You will be surprised to know that before starting with the basketball career he worked as a teacher at Woodland High school. After that, he becomes a head coach for the school basketball team for about two seasons. Later he also starts serving as an assistant coach at Anselm’s College, Fairfield University, Boston University, and Siena College. As his popularity was growing he started working as a head coach for New York Knicks and Houston Rockets.
He has also worked for Orlando Magic and they all played very well under his supervision. There is no team that has not wished to hire him and Los Angeles Lakers are no different either. Once he completed serving these teams he also became the coach for Charlotte Bobcats in 2013. The Bobcats record was improved and they were leading with a 7-1 score. He was also named as the coach of the season many times in a row as his track record has been perfect.
Personal Life, Relationships and Net worth
Steve has been in a relationship with a few women but has liked to keep his love life a secret. He isn’t married yet and people just keep speculating about his love life. Many people think that he believes in being private and doesn’t want to share his personal life with the media. He has few health issues but tries to overcome them. Steve is a decent person and likes to stay away from controversies in his life.
He has done a few endorsements and earns a good amount of money from the career. The total net worth of Steve happens to be $4 million and that comes from his hard-working career and success. His yearly salary has been $2 million in some years and believes in working hard. He is one of the most successful coaches in the history of basketball.