He is born as Patrick Aloysius Ewing is an American basketball professional player of Jamaican origin. An elaborative 17 years career and widely considered as one of the great players of all time. The big personality is doing well financially with having the net worth of $100 million.
Patrick Ewing Early life
He is born on August 5, in Kingston, Jamaica. As a home of cricket in that region, he excelled in cricket as well as soccer. At the age of 12, he moved to Cambridge, Massachusetts. There at Cambridge Rindge and Latin School, he started playing basketball and became a dominant force with his massive stature and acquires the position of one of the best high school players.
Patrick Ewing College career
An illustrated college career started with Georgetown University in 1981 – 82. Even as a fresh starter in his junior days he gained notice in the very first season. Later in the college career, he also had to face the likes of Michel Jordan in 1983 – 84 who was playing for North Carolina. The highest point in college career came when Georgetown won the NCAA championship in 1984.
Patrick Ewing NBA career
Starting from 1985 he has an extensive career of 17 years. Beginning the stint with New York Nicks, He continued till 2000. He played superbly for his team across his career overshadowing minor injuries remains highlighted. In 2000 he joined Seattle Supersonics. He also featured for Orlando Magic in the last leg of his career he announced his retirement on 18 September 2002.
Patrick Ewing Coaching career
Houston Rockets was the first team that he has joined as an assistant coach in 2003. He remained with the club till 2006. In 2006 he took a break for spending more time with his family, but he returned soon and joined Orlando Magic in 2007. His coaching career was marked with a unique opportunity to train his son Patrick Ewing Jr. in 2010, continued to be in the arena as a coach till 2017.
Patrick Ewing Personal life
He is married to Rita Williams. Their love life was a top-secret in the late 1980s. They never featured together in public. They both get married in 1990, and in seven years their marriage has started to fall apart. A year later, they chose to separate and live freely. They sustain three children, one amongst whom in Patrick Ewing Jr.
Patrick Ewing Profile
He is a massive built basketball player who is included in the hall of fame. He has featured in NBA finals in 1994 and 1999 and served as a coach for Magic’s. He is 7 feet and 0 inches in height with a perfect weight of 116 kg. On the other side, he had his jersey number as 33 and 6 in different tournaments.
Patrick Ewing Wife
His wife, Rita William, is an acclaimed writer. She is the author of a book named Home Court Advantage. She hails from the United States and studied nursing and law. Her net worth is estimated at around $ 3 million.
Patrick Ewing Kids
All his kids are grown up. Patrick Ewing Jr. walked the footsteps of his father as a professional basketball player, and he was born on 20th May 1984. He has two daughters Randi Ewing and Corey Ewing.
Patrick Ewing House and residence
After getting separated and living away from the family, he now lives in New Jersey in a mansion which is a prime property of that area. As of 2020, Patrick Ewing’s net worth is $100 million.