Horace Grant Biography
Horace Grant is a retired professional American basketball player. He is the twin brother of Harvey Grant who is also former NBA player. During his college days, he played college basketball for the Clemson University team. However, after his college career, the Chicago Bulls drafted him in the 1987 NBA draft.
Horace Grant Early life and Education
Horace Grant was born on July 4, 1965, in Georgia, United States. He was born to Harvey Grant and Grady Mee. Grant grew up along with his sibling brother Harvey Grant who is also a former NBA player.
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He attended the local school in Sparta for his early education. Since his school days, he started playing basketball along with the school team. Well, he is the graduate of Clemson University.
Horace Grant Career
Grant started playing basketball since his school days. However, he continued his basketball career in the college too. After completing his graduation, the Chicago Bulls drafted him in the 1987 NBA draft with 10th overall pick. Since the starting, he played as a power forward/center. Later in 1989, the team selected him as the starting lineup. However, within a short period of time, he became the main rebounder of the club.
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During his career in Bulls, he was selected to the NBA All-Defensive Team for four times. Well, with his excellent performance, he helped his team win the NBA championships for three times in 1991, 1992, and 1993. After the 1992–93 season, Grant became the number-two star of the club. Furthermore, he also played the 1994 NBA All-Star Game. After the following season, he left the club and signed for the Orlando Magic. Well, he helped his team reach the 1995 NBA Finals but his team failed to get the victory. Grant played for the club until 1999 season.
In 2000 he moved to Seattle SuperSonics for the 2000 season. He played for the club for just one year and joined Los Angeles Lakers. Well, with his excellent performance, his team won the 2000–01 season. After the following season, he returned back to the Orlando Magic. But without playing a single season, he returned to the Lakers. Well, he played the 2003–04 season and helped the club reach the finals. But unfortunately, his team lost the final against Detroit Pistons.
Horace Grant Personal life
Horace Grant is blessed is a married man and is the father of seven children. In 1988 he married Donna Grant. Grant and Donna had a daughter Gianna and two sons Horace Jr. and Deon. However, they failed to continue their relationship and separated on 1994. Later in 2003, he married his wife Andrea Grant.
Well, Grant and Andre have three daughters Naomi, Maia, and Eva and a son Elijah. This couple is happily enjoying a happy family life and there are no any rumors of their divorce.
Horace Grant Net worth
Former basketball player Horace Grant with a great personality deserves to have a good net worth. According to the recent data, his current net worth is $35 million which is totally worth. He is also active on social sites like Instagram with 12.3k followers and Twitter with 8078 followers.