Walter Berry

by Prasiddha 15 Feb,2023
Walter Berry
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 8 Inch
Weight in KG 98 kg
Weight 98
Personal Info
  • Father Unknown
  • League Name NBA, LBA, Greek Basket League and the EuroLeague.
  • Relationship Status single
  • Weekly wage
  • Points 2,882
  • First Name Walter
  • Fiance
  • Past Team Trail Blazers, San Antonio Spurs, New Jersey Nets and Houston Rockets.
  • Market Value
  • Rebounds 971
  • Mother Unknown
  • Wikipedia
  • Engaged Person Name
  • Last Name Berry
  • Birth Name Walter Berry
  • Net Worth $2 Million
  • Facebook
  • Currently Married
  • Current Club Jersey Number 21
  • Siblings unknown
  • Married to
  • Birth Country United States
  • First Club Name Portland Trail Blazers
  • Famous Name "The Truth"
  • Contract
  • Horoscope Aries
  • Position in Team Power Forward
  • Date May 14
  • First Club Join Date 1986
  • Nationality American
  • Current team
  • Affair with
  • 2022 National Team
  • Awards FIBA Korańá Cup champion (1994), Greek Cup winner (1999), Greek Cup MVP (1999), Oscar Robertson Trophy (1986), Greek Basket League Hall of Fame (2022)
  • Current City New York city
  • Religion Christians
  • Contract ending date 2002
  • Profession Basketball player
  • School Location New York City
  • Famous for Basketball
  • Started career as Basketball Player
  • Came to fame after
  • University Team St. John's
  • Currently Club
  • University attended San Jacinto
  • School attended Benjamin Franklin
  • Alumni
  • Graduated year

Walter Berry is a former American professional basketball player who played only three seasons for the National Basketball Association (NBA) and has played in numerous leagues of Europe, including the basketball's Euro league. Berry played as a power forward in the team and was nicknamed the truth. He has played under various jersey numbers 21, 6, 15, 14, 12, 9, and 8.

Walter Berry was born on May 14, 1964, in New York City, U.S. Walter Berry attended Benjamin Franklin High School in New York City and attended two colleges, San Jacinto and St. John's. He professionally began playing basketball in 1986 and ended his career in 2002.

What Is The Net Worth Of Walter Berry?

The basketball player didn't chase after the money and fame that the NBA had, rather, Berry did what was suitable for him. Walter couldn't get along with the coaches of the NBA's clubs and decided to try for European leagues.

According to internet sources, Walter Berry's net worth is around $2 million. The altruistic-natured player spent his time after retirement playing basketball matches to generate charity for the foundations in 2002.

Walter Walter Berry has an estimated net worth of more than $2 Million. SOURCE: Fox Nails

However, Berry had amassed total estimated career earnings of $5 million before he retired, but after retirement, Walter had no source of income and used his net worth to fulfill his daily needs.

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Who Is Walter Berry's Wife? Or Is He Yet To Marry?

Shockingly, Walter Berry isn't married yet. Berry seems to enjoy his life in solitude rather than being involved in affairs. The 58-year-old is very private regarding matters of wealth and relationships.

The legendary basketball player hasn't revealed anything about his affairs or relation to this day on media or social platforms. Walter has spent 58 years of his life being alone, we will update you about his relationship status if he reveals something about his romantic life.

Walter Walter Berry Played 3 seasons in the NBA.  SOURCE: Olympiacos BC

He focused his entire life on basketball and seem to completely ignore the romantic aspect of life. Berry is a warm-hearted player who plays basketball matches selflessly, he has set an example for the worl

Walter Berry NBA: Stats

The 58-year-old's basketball stats were only recorded when he played three seasons in the National Basketball Association. Back then, basketball's fame trended within the U.S., however, in Europe, it wasn't termed a popular sport.

The stats when Walter played in Europe aren't recorded. Walter Berry had scored 2,882 points, did 971 rebounds, and 292 assists during his three seasons with the NBA.

WalterTrail Blazers drafted Walter Berry in 1986.  SOURCE: Getty Images

The basketball player was drafted by the Portland Trail Blazers in 1986 as the fourteenth overall pick. He had a successful career in various leagues around Europe after he played three seasons for the Trail Blazers.

Why Walter Berry Left The NBA?

Walter Berry was drafted by the Portland Trail Blazers in the year 1986. When Berry joined in the team, he played only 7 games with them and was traded to San Antonio Spurs in the same year. 

The basketball player spent his 3 years being traded and transferred to 4 different clubs. He wasn't on the good side with the coach  Larry Brown of the San Antonio Spurs. Walter averaged 14.1 points and 4.7 rebounds per game played in the NBA. 

Walter didn't vibe greatly with the environment in the NBA and decided to play for the Italian league. After playing Italian league, he explored varieties of other leagues around Europe, like the Greek Basket League and Euroleague.

Where Is Walter Berry Now? Is He Dead?

The legendary basketball player was unique in comparison to most players who were born in the United States.  Other players in the NBA have spent their entire careers but  Walter Berry, on the other hand, got out of the NBA after playing 3 seasons and went to explore Europe's basketball. 

After playing in the LBA league, Greek Basket League, and the EuroLeague, he became renowned as one of the savviest scorers, with a wide variety of shots and ways of scoring.

Even after retirement, Walter continued to play basketball for Jayson Williams' NBA Charity. The 58-year-old played exhibition games in the 2002 Winter Olympics. The legendary basketball player is not a fame chaser and does what he feels proud and comfortable with.

Walter Berry's Height And Age

The legendary basketball player stands at 6 feet 8 inches and weighed 98 kilos in his prime. He introduced many north American basketball skills to European basketball. 

Walter Berry is currently 58 years of age and will turn 59 this year. He was enshrined in the Greek Basket League Hall of Fame in 2022.

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