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The renowned sports personality, Mike Bibby is an American professional basketball player. Mike has an incredible career as a basketball player where he has played 14 seasons in National Basketball Association (NBA). Mike has played thousand basketball games in his entire career.
World famous former basketball player, Mike Bibby was born on 13th May1978, in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States of America. He was born as a son of a former NBA player, Henry Bibby who is currently coaching USC, and mother Virginia Bibby, who belongs to Trinidad and Tobago.
Mike grew up with his two brothers - Hank and Dane, and two sisters - Roslyn and Charlsie. Talking about his educational background, he completed his high school level education from the Shadow Mountain High School.
Active since high school days, Mike Bibby’s successful NBA career
While studying in school, he showed his extraordinary skills on the basketball court which amazed everyone. He played the NCCA Championship in 1997. His presence in the team made a huge difference to the opponent team. Mike was selected by Vancouver Grizzlies after he joined NBA Draft in 1998. He showed his immense talent as a basketball player with NBA Draft for three years from 1998 to 2001.
Mike was selected by Vancouver Grizzlies after he joined NBA Draft in 1998. He showed his immense talent with NBA Draft for three years from 1998 to 2001.
Later, from 2001 to 2008 he started playing for the Sacramento Kings. His remarkable performance playing from Sacramento Kings won the team respectable 15.9 points each game which later reached to the point of 59-23. He showed his incredible performance in his total 55 games played in 2002 to 2003 season although he was suffering from the injury.
Considering his talent, he was signed by the Atlanta Hawks from 2008 to 2011 with the colossal amount of $18 million. Later, he joined Washington Wizards on 23rd February 2011. Then after, he was signed by the Miami Heat on the date of 2nd March 2011.
He continued his successful career journey by joining the team of Dallas Mavericks in the finals of NBA. Mike was even signed by his father’s team, New York Knicks on 11th December2011 for one year.
Retired player, Mike’s obsession for tattoos and his extra-marital affair
The supremely talented and energetic player, Mike Bibby possesses an exuberant personality. The handsome player stands with a tall height of 6 feet 2 inches and weight of 195 lbs (88 kg).
The good looking body of Mike Bibby has got inked a few times. He got his first tattoo in his right arm which says ‘Bibby’ when he was just 16. Mike replicated first tattoo on his body from uncle Roger’s cross chain-linked tattoo.
After the birth of his son Michael Dane and daughter Janae, he printed the tattoo named Michael Dane on upper left chest and Janae on lower right abs.
Likewise, he has a tattoo ‘Only God Can Judge Me’ on his right calf,'Faith' on his left hand and 'Darcy' on his right hand.
Mike Bibby got wedded to his wife Darcy. From being in marital relation with his wife Darcy, he has been blessed with four children Michael, Janae, Mia and lastly Nylah.
Few media sources revealed that he is involved in an extra-marital affair with an unidentified girlfriend. Reports also claim that the two have tied the knot with each other. However, Mike has not made any clarification, neither about the allegations nor about his relationship status with current wife.
Pacific-12 Conference Men’s Basketball Player of 1988, Mike’s total earning
With his father’s guidance, he had been successful to make his name popular as a basketball player all around the world. He was awarded the Pacific-12 Conference Men’s Basketball player of the year in 1988 and also was honored with NCAA champion in 1997. In fact, he is considered as one of the professional basketball point guard reaching at the 1000 games.
Mike Bibby has collected a whopping net worth amount of $60 million dollars so far. However, information about his salary and other sources of income, it is not disclosed yet.
Not a professional player anymore, Mike Bibby is found active in the social media sites like Facebook, Google+ and Twitter. Detailed information about his career achievements can be read anytime at Wikipedia and NBA.com.