Dwight Howard Net Worth Is $65 Million
Dwight Howard is a professional basketball player, who plays center and power forward for the Houston Rockets of the NBA. He was born on 8th December, 1985 in Atlanta, Georgia, and he has been a devout Christian since his youth. He became serious about basketball when he was in the 8th grade at age 9. Today, he is considered as one of the best in the league in field goal percentage, blocks, free throw attempts and rebounds. He has also set many league and franchise records. In 2011, he won the NBA’s Defensive Player of the Year Award and became the 1st player in NBA history to have won the award in 3 consecutive seasons.
Howard’s career in the NBA has earned him not just fame, but it has also earned him a massive fortune of $65 million. The 29-year old player pockets an annual salary of $19.5 million, and an additional $7 million from endorsements. He owns several lavish properties, including his luxurious Villa in Florida that sits in an area of approximately 8,000-square-feet. The NBA player also owns a lavish mansion in Orlando, which he purchased for about $7.8 million in 2007. The mansion, which is built in a castle style, sits on an area of 11,000 square-feet.
Howard also owns a collection of luxurious cars, starting with a black Porsche Panamera, which is comfortable enough for the 6’11-tall star. A Knight XV is another beautiful ‘beast’ that you will find in this star’s garage. It is a tough and desirable car that’s totally bullet proof, and it’s considered to be the world’s most luxurious armored vehicle. Howard parted with $500,000 to obtain this vehicle that can take a barrage of bullets. In 2012, Howard added a silver white-colored Bentley Mulsane to his car collection. He bought it at a price of $285,000. The famous basketball player also owns a Rolls Royce Ghost, which is valued at around $253,000. Lastly, Howard is a proud owner of a custom-made three wheeler that is adorned in superman paint job.