NBA fans are familiar with the name Kenny Smith aka The Jet, who was born as Kenneth Smith on March 8, 1965, in Queens, New York. He grew up to become a renowned basketball player. Though the veteran athlete is now retired, he still shines in several matches as a sportscaster. Let’s learn more about him on this page.
The Former NBA Star, Kenny Smith’s Net Worth as of 2020
Speaking of Kenny Smith’s fortune, the former NBA star enjoys a gigantic net worth of $20 million, as of 2020. He managed to be a millionaire from his fruitful career as a basketball player.
Throughout his career, Smith’s played for the famous clubs, including Sacramento Kings, Atlanta Hawks, Houston Rockets, Detroit Pistons, Orlando Magic, and Denver Nuggets.
According to sources, Smith used to receive a paycheck, which is valued more than $13 million annually, as an athlete. Indeed, he made quite a lot when he was active as a basketball player. Talking about his current income, although he is retired as an athlete, he makes a handsome amount of $4 million yearly, as a basketball analyst for TNT, as per Celebrity Net Worth.
With an impressive net worth, it’s no secret Smith owns lavishing properties. Though most details linked with his assets are kept private, some news related to his real estate activities made its way to the media door. In 2018, Smith’s former lover, Gwendolyn Osborne, listed their home in Encino for sale at $3.595 million, according to Los Angeles Times.
Kenny Smith’s Relationship Status: Marriage, Divorce, and Children
The former NBA star, Kenny Smith, was married twice in his life. He first tied the knot with his ex-wife, Dawn Reavis. The couple was having the time of their life together; they even expanded their family with two children, Kayla Brianna and Kenneth Jr. (K.J.). Unfortunately, something went off on their marriage, and they got legally separated.
After the failure of his first marriage, Smith found love in the eyes of English model Gwendolyn Osborne. They encountered during a charity event back in 2004. Gradually, two years after knowing each other, the pair tied the knot on September 8, 2006.
Smith-Osborne duo marriage resulted in two kids, a son, Malloy (in 2008) and, a daughter, London (in 2012). Further, Smith became step-father to Osborne’s daughter Monique. Indeed, Smith wasn’t the only one who was previously married.
Despite being everything right, Smith is facing the same fate his first marriage did. His second wife filed for a divorce in 2018. Thus, their decade long relationship is meeting the end, as per The Blast.
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