“Junior” Bridgeman Net Worth : $65 million
“Junior” Bridgeman is a world renowned basketball player. “Junior” Bridgeman Net Worth is $65 million.
Quick Points About “Junior” Bridgeman :
|Full Name||Ulysses Lee “Junior” Bridgeman|
|Ethnicity||African – American|
|Nationality||African – American|
|Date of Birth||September 17, 1953|
|Place of Birth||East Chicago, Indiana, United States|
|Achievements||Director of Churchill Downs Inc.|
Born on 17th September 1953, Ulysses Lee “Junior” Bridgeman is a veteran American basketball player. Bridgeman was born in Indiana and was a part of the basketball team for East Chicago Washington High School Senators. In 1971, the team won with 29-0 the Indiana state high school basketball championship. Bridgeman (6′ 5″) played the forward/ guard position for the University of Louisville. Los Angeles Lakers drafted Brigheman in 1975. LA Lakers traded Bridgeman for Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to Milwaukee Bucks. Bridgeman played for 12 years for the Milwaukee Bucks. Bridgeman earned his Bachelor’s degree from the prestigious University of Louisville.
Bridgeman scored a total of 11,517 points throughout his NBA (National Basketball Association) career. Bridgeman played for 12 years for the Milwaukee Bucks. He played 711 games for Bucks. The is a set record in the history of NBA. The Bucks franchise retired Bridgeman’s # 2 jersy in 1988. Bridgeman is a member of the African American faternity Alpha Phi Alpha. Bridgeman’s franchising over around 100 Wendy’s restaurant helped him gather a total net worth of $ 400 million. In 1999 was Bridgeman inducted to the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame.
Lee is the owner of more than 160 outlets and presently the President of Bridgeman Foods LLC. Bridgeman owns partial shares at the Black Bear Beverages. This company sells soda in Milwaukee. Since 14th September 2012, Bridgeman has served as the Director of Churchill Downs Inc. Ever since the June of 2004, Bridgeman has served as an Independent Director of Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Inc. Bridgeman was also designated as the Director of Kindred Healthcare Inc. A zealous golfer, Bridgeman is a member of the Board of Directors of PGA (Professionals Golfers Association).
Bridgeman credits his wife Doris for “……. helping me to make a life ….”. The couple is blessed with three children Justin, Eden and Ryan.