Net Worth $20 Million
Christian Laettner is a retired American basketball player, and entrepreneur with a net worth of $20 million. Christian Laettner built his net worth in the NBA, where he played for 13 seasons and earned over $61 million in salary alone. Laettner was born August 17, 1969 in Angola, New York, and started playing basketball in high school. Christian Laettner then went on to Duke University where he played in four consecutive Final Fours. He actually started in all four Final Fours. Laettner holds several NCAA Tournament records including most points scored (407), most free throws made (142), most free throw attempts (167) and most games played (23). After his basketball career, he became co-owner of a community development company Blue Devil Ventures (BDV) which developed mixed use communities in the Durham area. Laettner and former teammate Brian Davis also purchased the Major League Soccer Team D.C. United. Despite having earned over $60 million in his playing career and having some moderate success as an entrepreneur, in 2012 Laettner and business partner Brian Davis were reportedly $30 million in debt to various creditors.