Trending :

home Biography Becky Hammon Biography

Becky Hammon Biography

featured-image

Facts of Becky Hammon Biography

OccupationCoach
EducationColorado State University, Stevens High School
Place of birthRapid City, South Dakota in United States
Birthyear1977
BirthmonthMarch
Birthday11

A retired Professional Basketball player, Becky Hammon is an American assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs of the National Basketball Association (NBA). She played for the 'San Antonio Stars' and 'New York Liberty' of the Women's National Basketball Association.

As of 2019, Becky Hammon enjoys an impressive net worth of over $500,000. She became the first female assistant coach of NBA when the Spurs hired her in 2014. To know more about Hammon's salary, NBA career, personal life, affairs and so on, stay tuned until the end!

Becky Hammon Net Worth and Salary

Hammon is a rising NBA coach who has a net worth of $500,000. The 41-year-old, Hammon handled the assistant duties and led San Antonio to a Summer League Championship in 2015. As a result, her salary as a coach was also increased.

 
 
 
 
 
View this post on Instagram
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A #ThrowbackThursday & #10YearChallenge - 2009 & 2019! #wnba #sastars #sanantonio #texas #spurs #spursfamily #gospursgo

A post shared by Becky Hammon (@officialbeckyhammon) on

Back in 2007, Hammon earned over $95,000 which was then the highest salary in Women's basketball. Later, she was offered a four-year deal worth of $2 million by a Russian team called C.S.K.A.

What is Becky Hammon Salary? Know who is the highest paid coach in 2019

As of now, Becky Hammon earns an annual salary of $100,000 as an assistant coach. However, this salary is way less than the NBA Men's basketball coach.

Don't Miss: Bobby Jackson Biography

Currently, Mike Krzyzewski is the highest paid Men's NBA coach with a salary of $8.98 million. On the other hand, Pat Summitt is the highest paid Women's Basketball coach with a salary of around $2 million.

Becky Hammon Personal life, Married, Relationship

Talking about Becky Hammon's personal life, she is possibly single. She has been one of the most talked WNBA personality over the years. Hence, people always get curious to know whether she is married or not.


CAPTION: Becky Hammon

SOURCE: NBA Coaches Association

As a fact, Hammon was rumored to be a lesbian after her pictures with Brenda Milano circulated on the internet. There hasn't been an official announcement if Hammon is a lesbian or not.

You may like: Scott Skiles Biography

However, looking at her social accounts such as Instagram we found that Hammon is often photographed with a lot of female colleagues. Hence, it would be wrong to say that she is a Lesbian as there isn't any authentic claim from her side.


CAPTION: Becky Hammon with her friends

SOURCE: Pinterest

In addition, when Hammon was hired by the Spurs, news circulated that she was in a romantic relationship with Tony Parker, a professional Basketball Player. Later, the news was dismissed as a false statement.

Further, there is no information regarding her past affairs, boyfriends, husband, and children. With a rising career as a top coach, she might be completely focused on her profession.

Becky Hammon Early life

Becky Hammon was born as Rebecca Lynn on March 11, 1977, in Rapid City, South Dakota. She is a natural-born citizen of the United States, but later became a naturalized Russian citizen in 2008.


CAPTION: Becky Hammon

SOURCE: Instagram

Hammon learned to dribble a basketball at a very young age and continued to hone her skills on her home court. In addition, she was raised as a devout Christian.

Enjoy Reading: WNBA star Lindsay Whalen Biography

Hammon played basketball at Stevens High School in her hometown of South Dakota. Further, as a junior, she was named South Dakota Miss Basketball. She graduated in 1995 and was voted female class athlete by her graduating class.

Becky Hammon Career

Talking about Hammon's WNBA career, she was signed to WNBA in 1999 and she joined New York Liberty.


CAPTION: Becky Hammon

SOURCE: Instagram

Hammon is mostly noted for her aggressive style of play and scoring from both ends of the court. This made her popular among the Liberty fans. For information, she scored 5000 career points from the WNBA making her the seventh player in WNBA history to have scored those points.

Also SeeTamika Catchings Biography

In addition, Hammon has played for several teams such as New York Liberty, Trentino Rovereto Basket, Rivas Ecopolis, San Antonio Stars, CSKA Moscow, Ros Casares Valencia, Orenburg, and Spartak.

After retiring as the professional basketball player, Becky started coaching for the San Antonio Spurs as a full-time assistant coach. She was hired by the Spurs in 2014.

Also ReadDawn Staley Biography

Hammon led the Spurs to the Las Vegas Summer League Championship on July 20, 2015. Hammon became the first woman to be part of an All-Star coaching staff at the 2016 NBA All-Star Game.

Currently, Hammon serves as the top assistant coach for the Spurs.

Becky Hammon Age, Height, Facts

  • Age: 41 years as of 2019
  • Star Sign: Pisces
  • Net Worth: $500,000
  • Salary: $100,000
  • Listed Height: 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
  • Listed Weight: 136 lb (62 kg)
  • As of Feb 2019, she has over 51k Instagram followers with 95.9k Instagram and around 62k Twitter followers
Updated On Wed Apr 27 2016 Published On Mon Sep 22 2014 By rajan

Related Article View all

Tristan Thompson Biography

Tristan Thompson Biography

  • Published Fri Mar 16 2018
Rosalyn Gold Onwude

Rosalyn Gold Onwude

  • Published Mon Jan 14 2019
Tamika Catchings Biography

Tamika Catchings Biography

  • Published Wed Dec 13 2017
Doc Rivers Biography

Doc Rivers Biography

  • Published Tue Nov 28 2017
Sally Nugent - Biography

Sally Nugent - Biography

  • Published Wed Dec 10 2014
Cheryl Scott - Biography

Cheryl Scott - Biography

  • Published Wed Dec 10 2014
Diane Macedo - Biography

Diane Macedo - Biography

  • Published Wed Sep 10 2014
Jana Kramer -Biography

Jana Kramer -Biography

  • Published Fri Dec 12 2014
Jamie Chung - Biography

Jamie Chung - Biography

  • Published Mon Dec 08 2014
Alex Guarnaschelli - Biography

Alex Guarnaschelli - Biography

  • Published Wed Sep 10 2014
Ace Frehley Biography

Ace Frehley Biography

  • Published Sat Dec 13 2014
Alyssa Milano Biography

Alyssa Milano Biography

  • Published Sat Dec 13 2014

latest