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Patrick Ewing full name is Patrick Aloysius Ewing Sr. is a Jamaican based retired
basketball player. Ewing devoted his career for the NBA’s New York Knicks. During his career, Patrick Ewing has played for numerous teams including the Seattle SuperSonics, York Knicks and Orlando Magic. While playing for Georgetown, Patrick Ewing participated in the NCAA Championship Game thrice.
When Patrick Ewing was the member for 1984 and 1992 United States men’s Olympic basketball teams, Patrick Ewing won gold medals in Olympic. During a poll on 50th anniversary of the NBA, Ewing was named among the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History. In 2009, Patrick Ewing was allowed as the member of “Dream Team” in the U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame.
Patrick Ewing Early Life, Biography, And Education
Patrick Ewing was born on August 5, 1962, in Kingston, Jamaica, his full name and real name is Patrick Aloysius Ewing.
When Patrick Ewing was growing up he was interested in cricket and in football. When he turned 12 years old, Patrick Ewing moved to his family in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.
Patrick Ewing attended Cambridge Rindge and Latin School where Patrick Ewing began to play basketball, before he proceeded to the Georgetown University in Washington, D.C, United States, where Patrick Ewing got the U.S. citizenship. Just after his graduation, Patrick Ewing started his professional career in basketball.
Patrick Ewing Career
Patrick Ewing began his career when he sign with the University of North Carolina, but later Patrick Ewing declined and made an announcement to play for Georgetown University under his coach John Thompson. Patrick Ewing’s his debut game, he emerged as a star player. Patrick Ewing used to wear a short-sleeved t-shirt which later became a trend. During the NCAA final in 1982 against the University of North Carolina, Patrick Ewing proved his game and let everyone feel his presence and got highly appreciated for his game by everyone.
Throughout his career, Patrick Ewing played for the New York Knicks, Seattle SuperSonics and Orlando Magic and Seattle SuperSonics as a player. Before he became the coach of teams including Washington Wizards (assistant), Houston Rockets (assistant) and his currently the coach of Georgetown.
Patrick Ewing has a successful career both as a player and a coach.
Patrick Ewing Net Worth
Patrick Ewing net worth is estimated to be $100 million, his main source of income is from his successful career as a basketball
players. Ewing has played for numerous franchises and has made a lot of money throughout his career.
Patrick Ewing won different popular titles throughout his career and hence is one of the most valuable basketball players in history.
Over the years, Patrick Ewing won numerous awards including,
Rookie of the Year (1986), All-NBA First Team (1990), for five consecutive years Patrick Ewing won the All-NBA Second Team from 1988 to 1993 and then in 1997.
Patrick Ewing was honored with the NBA All-Defensive Second Team (1988, 1989, 1992), During the 50th NBA anniversary he received 1-time All- Star; One of 50 Greatest Players in NBA History (1996).
Patrick Ewing won 2-time Olympic gold medalist (1984, 1992), NCAA Basketball Tournament Most Outstanding Player (1984), Naismith College Player of the Year (1985), AP College Player of the Year (1985), NABC Player of the Year (1985).
Patrick Ewing also won the Sporting News College Player of the Year (1985). Recently in 2014, Patrick Ewing won the 2014 New Jersey Hall of Fame inductee.
Patrick Ewing Age, Height And Weight
Patrick Ewing was born on 5 August 1962, Patrick Ewing is 57 years old currently, he will be 58 years old on 5 August 2020, 59 years old on 5 August 2021, and 60 years old on 5 August 2022.
Currently, Patrick Ewing height is 2.13 m. Tall, and weight is 109 kg.