Dennis Rodman Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career, and Relationship.
Dennis Rodman Net Worth 2020 – Dennis Rodman is an American retired professional basketball player, wrestler, actor and TV personality. The best rebounding forward in NBA history, Rodman won the NBA championship title 5 times.
Rodman earned almost $30 million from playing in the NBA for 14 years and millions more from endorsement deals. However, he couldn’t manage to get a grip on his finances as a result of his personal struggles, chiefly, alcohol and substance abuse.
Dennis Keith Rodman was born on May 13, 1961, in Trenton, New Jersey and raised in the Oak Cliff section of Dallas. Rodman had a troubled childhood and struggled with low self-esteem. In high school, Rodman sought to become an athlete like his two sisters but was never considered athletic.
He earned only a little playing time on the school’s basketball team which forced him to quit. He turned to football but was cut for his 5 ft 6 in height.
After graduating from South Oak Cliff High School in 1979, Rodman’s future was highly uncertain. In order to make ends meet, he began working a series of odd jobs including as a janitor at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport.
Talking about career journey of Dennis Rodman, he started playing basketball professionally after being selected by Detroit Pistons in 1986 NBA draft.
During 1989-1990 seasons, he won the NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award. On 1 October 1993, he was traded to San Antonio Spurs and later again traded to Chicago Bulls.
While playing for the Bulls, he was suspended for six games and fined $20,000 after a head-butting of referee Ted Bernhardt.
After being a free agent, he joined Los Angeles Lakers but was soon released after playing for 23 games. In 1999-2000 seasons, he signed with Dallas Mavericks but soon left the team.
He retired from NBA in 2006. On 26 February 2013, he went to North Korea with Vice Media correspondent Ryan Duffy to host basketball exhibitions.
Besides his NBA career, he is also a professional wrestler who has appeared with his friend Hulk Hogan in World Championship Wrestling (WCW). He has played a tag team match with Hogan against Lex Luger and The Giant which they have lost.
He has appeared in an action movie Double Team which gave him three Golden Raspberry Awards for his performance. He is also an author and has written several books including Rebound: The Dennis Rodman Story and I Should Be Dead by Now
Because of his flamboyant style and fashion sense, many have speculated that Dennis Rodman is gay.
However, Dennis Rodman revealed in his book, Bad As I Wanna Be: The Dennis Rodman Story, that he was in fact bisexual. He had highly publicized relationships with celebrities like Carmen Elektra and Madonna.
Two years later, Rodman had a short relationship with Jenna Jameson, the pornographic actress. Later, in 2003, he was rumored to have dated Jaimyse Haft. Shortly after this, He was reportedly in a relationship with an English model – Alicia Douvall.
While on one hand, Alicia stated that the couple had gotten engaged, Dennis denies their involvement on the other hand.
From 1999 to 2012, he was in an on-again, off-again relationship with Michelle Moyer who would become his third wife.
The pair got married in 2003 on his 43rd birthday. The marriage was officially dissolved in 2012 after several problems which included Rodman physically abusing Moyer and getting arrested.
As of 2020, Dennis Rodman’s net worth is roughly $500 Thousand dollars. He was also in a very publicized relationship with Madonna in 1994.
However, their relationship was short-lived with Rodman claiming Madonna wanted to have his child and with the tabloids claiming Madonna was causing a negative impact on his 1994 NBA playoff performances.
After this, in 1997, he had another short-lived fling but this time with actress, Vivica Fox. Later that same 1997, he began to date Stacy Yarbrough, a stripper he met at ‘Scores Strip’. Even though their relationship was also short-lived, many claimed he was very serious about her.