Lue was a phenomenal player throughout his playing career and his coaching career was excellent too. He has made a massive income from his coaching career than as a player. Initially, being a basketball coach, he was called Lue director of basketball development. As of 2013, he associates with the coaching staff of Los Angeles Clippers. In the next year, Lue became a part of Cleveland Cavaliers as an associate coach and then hired as head coach for Cavaliers in midseason of 2015-2016 in a substitute of David Blatt. In the following season, Cleveland Cavaliers became the victor of NBA Championship and his name was enrolled among few Rookie Coaches who have achieved this honor.
Tyronn Lue Net Worth 2018:
- $35 Million
Tyronn Lue Salary 2018:
- As a coach, he gets paid $7 Million annually.
Career as Player:
In 1998, Lue was drafted by Denver Nuggets in the first (1st) round and then immediately he signed an agreement with Los Angeles Lakers. In the initial years with Lakers, Lue’s performance was below average as he undergoes several injuries during 2001. However, his performance was impressive in 2001 playoffs and consequently assisted the team in conquering three games out of four.
Well in his off-seasons, Lue did a brief contract with Washington Wizards. Afterward, Lue signed with many other clubs that includes Orlando Magic (2003-2004), Houston Rockets (2004), Atlanta Hawks (2004-2008), Dallas Mavericks (2008), Milwaukee Bucks (2008-2009) and then again he played for Orlando Magic in 2009. By 2009, he ended up his career as a basketball player and commenced his career as a basketball coach in the following year.
Tyronn Lue Net Worth 2018 Salary as Coach
Retired basketball player and existing coach of Cleveland Cavaliers Tyronn Jamar Lue was born in Mexico, Missouri. He has not shared information about his parents and siblings. However, Tyronn completed his high schooling from Raytown Senior High School and then acceded to the University of Nebraska to study sociology. Since his childhood days, he was enticed by playing basketball and then so he begins practicing it while in high school and then joined basketball team in college days too. This is the time when he stepped into the actual career.