Net Worth: $95 Million
Source of Wealth: Basketball
Steve Nash Net Worth: Canadian professional basketball player, Steve Nash has an estimated net worth of $95 million (£56m) as of 2014, according to the Sunday Times rich list. Born Stephen John Nash on 7 February 1974 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Nash started his NBA career with Phoenix Suns 1996–1998. He also played for Dallas Mavericks 1998–2004, back to Phoenix Suns 2004–2012 and currently playing for Los Angeles Lakers.
At 40, Nash is the oldest active player in top-flight American basketball. He has one year left on his LA Lakers contract, which will pay him $8.7 million for his 19th season in the NBA. Born in South Africa of British parents who raised him in Canada, Nash made £22.6m from a six-year contract with Dallas Mavericks. In 2004 he signed a five-year deal with Phoenix Suns worth £32m. By the end of the 2014-15 season, he will have been paid almost £90m, which puts him 15th in earnings among active NBA players. Nash is developing outside interests, including Steve Nash Sports Clubs. The first one opened in 2007 in Vancouver and there are now 17. Nash’s endorsement income goes mainly to his charitable foundation.