Dennis Rodman is a former American basketball player and here is more about his net worth, salary, records, and endorsements
Dennis Rodman is an enthralling character on and off the court. A solid rebounder who is known for his playing days in the Chicago Bulls, let’s know more about his net worth.
Dennis Rodman Facts
|Birth Place||Trenton, New Jersey|
|Father’s Name||Philander Rodman|
|Mother’s Name||Shirley Rodman|
|College||North Central Texas College (1983), Southeastern Oklahoma State University (1983-86)|
|Date of Birth||May 13, 1961|
|Height (ft)||6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)|
|Weight (kg)||103 (228 lb)|
|NBA Draft Year||1986|
|NBA Draft Pick||Round 2/ Pick: 27th overall|
|Position||Power forward / Small forward|
|Teams||Detroit Pistons, San Antonio Spurs, Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers, Dallas Mavericks|
|Achievements||5x NBA champion (1989, 1990, 1996-1998), 2x NBA All-Star (1990, 1992), 7x Rebounding champion (1992-1998)|
|Wife/Girlfriend||Carmen Electra. Annie Bakes, Michelle Moyer, Madonna, Vivica A Fox|
|Children||Dennis Thayne ‘DJ’ Rodman, Alexis Rodman, Trinity Rodman|
Dennis Keith Rodman was 1986, Round 2, 27th overall draft pick by the Detroit Pistons. He used to play in the position of Power forward / Small forward and is best remembered for his Chicago Heat days when he teamed up with Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen.
Dennis Rodman Stats
|Points||6,683 (7.3 ppg)|
|Rebounds||11,954 (13.1 rpg)|
|Assists||1,600 (1.8 apg)|
After working as a janitor for a few months, Rodman started playing basketball for North Central Texas College. After playing for one semester, he transferred to Southeastern Oklahoma State University.
In 1986, he was drafted by the Detroit Pistons where he joined the squad known as the ‘Bad Boys.’ The ‘Bad Boys’ were famous for their physical plays and were a menace to their opponents.
In 1989, Rodman along with Isiah Thomas won his first NBA title. Pistons swept the Los Angeles Lakers 4-0 in the 1989 NBA Finals.
In 1990, Rodman won his second NBA title by defeating the Portland Trail Blazers in five games. By then, he had won the NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award.
Rodman played for the San Antonio Spurs for two seasons but was traded to the Chicago Bulls in 1995. His legendary rebounding skills were an asset for the Chicago Bulls. In Bulls, he joined the deadly duo of Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen.
With the Bulls, Rodman won three back-to-back NBA championships in the year 1996, 1997, and 1998.
After that, he joined the Los Angeles Lakers for the 1998-1999 season. With the Lakers, he played only 23 games, which he started in 11 of them and averaged 2 points and 11 rebounds per game.
In the 1999-2000 season, he joined the Dallas Mavericks. Despite averaging 14.3 rebounds per game, he was highly unmotivated to play on the team. As a result, he retired from the NBA after the season ended.
Dennis Rodman Net Worth and Salary
The 61-year-old is reported to have a net worth of just $500,000 in 2023. Most of his net worth is acquired from his salary and endorsements.
It was reported that Rodman was going through some financial troubles in 2012. As per reports, he owed $800,000 in child support to his ex-wife.
During his NBA career, Dennis earned $27 million in salary, which is $43 million today after adjusting for inflation. His highest earning was in the 1996-97 season; he earned $9 million from the Bulls, which is the same as around $15 million today.
For his final NBA season (1999-2000) with the Dallas Mavericks, Rodman earned a reported $441,176.
Dennis Rodman Personal Life
Born in Trenton, New Jersey, Rodman is the son of Philander Rodman and Shirley Rodman. His father was a war veteran who settled in the Philippines after abandoning him and his mother. His mother fondly gave him the nickname ‘The Worm’. He has two sisters named Debra and Kim.
He has three children named Dennis Thayne ‘DJ’ Rodman, Trinity Rodman, and Alexis Rodman.
Dennis Rodman Endorsements and Property
There are not many details known about Rodman’s endorsements. However, he did many advertisements during his NBA career from where he earned a good amount of money.
‘The Worm’ has also invested in a vodka company. It is named ‘The Original Bad Ass Premium Vodka’ and is owned by Rodman and AB Partners, LLC, and is distributed by Wirtz Beverages.
Dennis Rodman in North Korea
Rodman made a trip to North Korea in 2013 with Vice Media correspondent Ryan Duffy to host basketball exhibitions. It was an achievement as Rodman and his travel party were the first Americans to meet Kim Jong-un.
He has visited North Korea many times and termed Kim Jong-un as “a friend for life”. He has also played several basketball exhibition games in North Korea.
Rodman’s frequent visits raised many eyebrows, while some speculated that Rodman might be an intelligence officer working for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) in North Korea. Notably, the CIA has neither confirmed nor denied the speculation.
FAQs about Dennis Rodman
|(Q) What is the age of Dennis Rodman?|
|Dennis Rodman is 61 years old and was born on May 13, 1961.|
|(Q) What is the net worth of Dennis Rodman?|
|Dennis Rodman has a net worth of $500,000.|
|(Q) Where was Dennis Rodman born?|
|Dennis Rodman was born in Trenton, New Jersey.|
|(Q) What is the height of Dennis Rodman?|
|Dennis Rodman’s height is 6 ft 7 in.|
|(Q) What is the weight of Dennis Rodman?|
|Dennis Rodman’s weight is 103 kg.|
|(Q) Who is the wife of Dennis Rodman?|
|Dennis Rodman had three wives named Carmen Electra. Annie Bakes, Michelle Moyer.|
|(Q) Did Dennis Rodman date Madonna?|
|Yes, Dennis Rodman has dated Madonna for a few months.|
|(Q) In which year was Dennis Rodman drafted?|
|Dennis Rodman was drafted in the year 1986/ Round 2/ Pick: 27th overall.|
|(Q) In what position did Dennis Rodman play?|
|Dennis Rodman played in the position of Power forward / Small forward.|
|(Q) How many NBA Championship did Dennis Rodman win?|
|Dennis Rodman has won five NBA Championships.|
|(Q) What is the nickname of Dennis Rodman?|
|Dennis Rodman’s nickname is ‘The Worm’.|
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