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Darius Miles Net Worth

Darius Miles Net Worth is
$30 Million

Darius Miles Bio/Wiki 2018

Among the players in the NBA Rookie Class of 2001, Darius Miles could very well be the most talented. He led the team to the Class AA state semifinals. Over his three-year varsity career, he has recorded 1,531 points, 1,015 rebounds, 648 blocks, 209 assists and 131 steals. He has helped his team into a No. 1 state ranking and No. 5 national ranking in 1999. He was an all-state and all-conference choice following his junior season. During his sophomore (1997 98), he’d an averaged 14.5 points during his sophomore campaign. He was the first player drafted in the NBA from high school. He was the third overall pick in 2000.

Darius Miles Net Worth $30 Million

Darius Miles was born on October 9, 1981 as Darius LaVar Miles in Belleville, Illinois USA. Darius married Brandi Nash on July 23, 2005. He was an opposing trainer’s match up nightmare. At 6’9″ (2.06m), he has the height of a front court player. Nevertheless, at 235lb (107kg), he has the nimbleness as well as the ball handling skill of a player that’s far smaller.

In between his basketball career, Darius Miles had a character in the comedy film The Perfect Score (2004) with Erika Christensen, Scarlett Johansson, and Matthew Lillard. He has also appeared in National Lampoon’s Van Wilder (2002) together with former Clippers teammates Michael Olowokandi, Lamar Odom, and Richardson. He has appeared in the documentary The Youngest Guns (2004) which detailed his and Richardson’s first few years on the NBA.

After Darius joined the Clippers, he teamed up with fellow NBA rookie Quentin Richardson for the most exciting and volatile tandems in the league. Two years in LA has finished when he was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers during the 2001-2002 season. His two-year stay together with the Cavaliers was somewhat frustrating and he was traded again. He landed with the Portland Trailblazers at the center of the 2003-2004 season. He has returned to his true potential and he was given a contract extension for six years that’s worth $48 million. In the middle of the 2005-2006 season, he severely injured his knee and his career was in doubt. On August 22, 2008, he was signed by the Boston Celtics to a non-bonded contract for an opportunity to play again. Nevertheless, he was waived from contract by October. He was signed by the Memphis Grizzlies in December of the exact same year. His career finished in 2009 using a controversy on his harm.

Full NameDarius Miles
Net Worth$30 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 9, 1981
Place Of BirthBelleville, Illinois USA
ProfessionFormer Professional basketball Player
EducationEast St. Louis Senior High School (East St. Louis, Illinois), University of St. John's
SpouseBrandi Nash (m. 2005 -)
AwardsIllinois Mr. Basketball Award Winner (2000), NBA All-Rookie First Team (2001)
NominationsNBA draft, 2000 / Round: 1 / Pick: 3rd overall, ESPN RISE 2000s All-Decade High School Boys Basketball Team
MoviesThe Perfect Score (2004), National Lampoon's Van Wilder (2002), The Youngest Guns (2004)
1Signed a non-guaranteed free agent contract with the Charlotte Bobcats. [September 2010]
2Traded to the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association on 21st January, 2004. [January 2004]
3(10 January) Signed by the Memphis Grizzlies after the Portland Trail Blazers threatened to sue any team that signed him, as it would owe Miles $18 million if he plays in two more games this season. The money would count against Portland's salary cap, and force the team to pay luxury tax. [2009]
4He is an NBA player for the Portland Trail Blazers.
5Suspended by the Portland Trail Blazers for two games after an argument with coach Maurice Cheeks during a film session. According to The Oregonian newspaper, Miles repeatedly called Cheeks a racial epithet. (28 January 2005)
6Signed a National Letter of Intent to play basketball for St. John's University in New York City. Ultimately, he decided to skip college, and turn professional out of high school.
7Darius was the 3rd overall pick in the 2000 NBA Draft. He made the leap from high school directly to the NBA.
8He is an ex-star NBA Player for the Cleveland Cavaliers
9Former pro basketball player for the NBA's Los Angeles Clippers.


The Perfect Score2004Desmond Rhodes
Arli$$2002TV SeriesDarius Miles
Van Wilder2002Darius


The Youngest Guns2004Video documentaryAs himself
Slip N' Slide: All Star Weekend2002Video documentaryHimself
One on One2002TV SeriesHimself
Sidelines: L.A. Hoops2002TV SeriesHimself - Player

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