Becky Hammon ( Basketball Player) Bio, Wiki, Age, Career, Net Worth, Awards, Height

Becky Hammon

Facts of Becky Hammon

Full Name:Becky Hammon
Age:44 years 1 months
Birth Date:March 11, 1977
Horoscope:Pisces
Lucky Number:8
Lucky Stone:Aquamarine
Lucky Color:Sea Green
Best Match for Marriage:Cancer, Scorpio
Birth Place:The United States of America
Father's Name:Martin Hammon
Mother's Name:Bev Hammon
Marital Status:Single
Gender:female
Profession:Basketball player and coach
Education:Stevens High School
Weight:62
Height / How tall? : 5 feet 6 inches (1.68m)
Net Worth:500,000 US Dollars
Nationality:American
Hair Color:Black/Brown
Eye Color:light brown
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  • "I'm grateful they value my experience as a basketball player and threw gender out the window."
  • "I've heard every reason why I shouldn't be successful. My story is the story of someone who was overlooked, someone who was told they can't: 'You're too slow. You're too short.'"
  • "Basketball is basketball, athletes are athletes, and great players want to be coached."
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The assistant coach for San Antonio Spurs for National Basketball Association (NBA), Becky Hammon is a retired professional basketball player. Becky was also able to become one of the best and most popular players in the WNBA.

Becky Hammon’s birth, childhood, and education

Rebecca Lynn Becky Hammon popular as Becky Hammon was born on 11th  March 1977, in the United States in the city of South Dakota called Rapid City. Born to parents Bev and Martin Hammon, she grew up with her brother, Matt Hammon, and a sister, Gina Hammon.

As a junior, Becky played basketball where she was given a name as South Dakota Miss Basketball.  As she attended, Stevens High School which is located in Rapid City, South Dakota. During her senior year, she received 26 points, 4 rebounds, and 5 steals per game. Further, she received a vote for the South Dakota Player of the Year. On November 12, 2004, she was also chosen in the Colorado State University Sports Hall of Fame.

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Honored and Blessed to be amongst the greatest names to ever put on a WNBA jersey!! Thank you to the fans-without you guys there is no us (WNBA)- David Stern and Adam Silver thank you for your commitment, and appreciation for the women's game!! And to all the older generation of women's athletes, (pre- title 9-ers) who played and paved a way for the younger generation to be able to call themselves professional athletes. Many thanks to all of my teammates amd coaches!! And to the next generation lets insure they have even better and more opportunities than we did!! Still work to be done, but work on!! #wnba20at20 #wnba #nyliberty #sastars #spurs #gostarsgo #gospursgo #sanantonio #nba #ThisIsWhyWePlay #WatchMeWork #girlgotgame #girlpower #wnba20 #title9 #empowerthenextgenerationofgirlsandboys #csu #csurams #csuwbb #ncaaw

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Becky Hammon’s Career

Development of Becky Hammon’s athlete career began from her years in schools and colleges. On May 12, 1999, Hammon joined the New York Liberty signing to the WNBA. In 2004, she went with the Colorado Chill (a new team in the NWBL). But due to her anterior cruciate ligament injury in her right knee, she could play only two games. Her playing style and her passion for playing made her famous among fans of Liberty.

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The following year, she was able to score 2,000th WNBA career points. On April 4, 2007, Hammon was selected for the second overall first-round pick in WNBA Draft. Furthermore, she was traded to the Silver Stars, along with a second-round draft pick in the 2008 draft. Under, WNBA she played for San Antonio Stars. She played for Russian National Team in 2008 and also for Olympics in 2012.

Coaching life

Becky Hammon is the first-ever female head coach in the NBA’s Summer League. Also, she is a second female assistant in the entire history of the NBA. To become the first full-time woman coach in 2014, she joined the NBA’s San Antonio Spurs. On July 3, 2015, she became the first-ever female head coach. It was her dream to become a coach which she has achieved. Her awesome coaching into the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame and ESPN led her for espnW’s Woman of the Year.

Hammon’s relationship status, husband, children, boyfriend

Hammon has kept her personal life behind the limelight. Therefore, there is no information about her boyfriend or husband. But, once there were rumors of Tony Parker and her relationship. As nothing was proved it just remained as rumors and nothing else. Since there has not been any information about her relationship with boys, she is rumored to be a lesbian.

Her Salary, the Net worth, Body Measurement, and social media

Her net worth is estimated to be 500,000 US Dollars. There has not been informed about her salary, but it is assumed to be good.  Standing 5 feet 6 inches tall, Becky is 61 kg weight with a black/brown color hair and a brown-light color eye. She is a popular person on the social media like her Facebook has 50 K followers, Twitter has 60.4 K followers and Instagram has 47.2 K followers.

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Becky Hammon’s Lifetime Achievements and Awards

Becky was able to win the NWBL Championship with the Colorado Chill in 2005 and named All WNBA 2nd Team. The following year, she was entitled to NWBL MVP and won 2nd NWBL Championship with the Colorado Chill. With CSKA in 2007, she received World League Championship.

Hitting 38 of 42 attempts in the allotted 60 seconds, she made a record in the Guinness World Record as the Most-Free Throws Made in a Minute (women’s category). It was on February 16, 2008, at the NBA All-Star Jam Session. In the same year, she also won the Cup of Russia with CSK and Haier Shooting Stars Competition. Back in 2015, she received for NBA Summer League Championship coaching the San Antonio Spurs Summer League Team.

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