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Patrick Ewing is a Jamaican-American basketball coach and former professional player.
Patrick Ewing Biography
Patrick Aloysius Ewing (born August 5, 1962) is a Jamaican-American basketball coach and former professional player, most recently coaching the men’s team at Georgetown University. He spent most of his career as a starting center for the New York Knicks in the National Basketball Association (NBA) before finishing his career with stints with the Seattle SuperSonics and Orlando Magic. Considered one of the greatest centers of all time, Ewing played a leading role in the success of the New York Knicks in the 1990s.
patrick ewing era
Patrick Ewing celebrated his 60th birthday on August 5, 2022. He was born on August 5, 1962 in Kingston, Jamaica. In August of this year, Ewing will be 61 years old.
Patrick Ewing height and weight
Patrick Ewing is 2.13 meters tall and weighs about 115 kilograms
Patrick Ewing Parents
Patrick Ewing was born in Kingston, Jamaica, to Carl Ewing and Dorothy Ewing. He was born the day before Jamaica declared independence.
patrick ewing siblings
Patrick Ewing has never revealed any information about her siblings, so we can’t be sure if she is his parents’ only child. There is no record of that.
Patrick Ewing’s career
He developed a passion for basketball at a young age and has consistently risen through the ranks throughout his career to become one of the most popular basketball players.
He was the starting center for the National Basketball Association’s New York Knicks for most of his career before finishing his career with stints with the Seattle SuperSonics and Orlando Magic.
Patrick Ewing’s 17-year NBA career was primarily with the New York Knicks, where he was an 11-time All-Star and named to seven of the best NBA teams
Considered one of the greatest centers of all time, he was instrumental in the success story of the New York Knicks in the 1990s, appearing in the NBA Finals twice (1994 and 1999).
Ewing won Olympic gold as a member of the 1984 and 1992 U.S. men’s Olympic basketball teams.
He was selected as one of the 50 greatest players in NBA history in 1996 and one of the 75 greatest players in NBA history in 2021.
Ewing was twice inducted into the Springfield, Massachusetts Basketball Hall of Fame (as a solo player in 2008 and as a member of the 1992 Olympic team in 2010).
In 2009, he was inducted into the US Olympic Hall of Fame as a member of the “Dream Team”. Ewing ended up coaching the Georgetown men’s team. His jersey number 33 was retired by the Knicks in 2003.
Patrick Ewing Awards and Honors
Patrick Ewing has received numerous awards and honors, including:
- Rookie of the Year (1986)
- All-NBA First Team (1990)
- All-NBA Second Team (1988, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1997)
- NBA All-Defensive Second Team (1988, 1989, 1992)
- 11-time All-Star; one of the 50 greatest players in NBA history (1996)
- 2-time Olympic gold medalist (1984, 1992)
- 3-time All-American (1983-1985)
- NCAA Basketball Tournament Most Outstanding Player (1984)
- Naismith College Player of the Year (1985).
- AP Varsity Player of the Year (1985)
- NABC Player of the Year (1985)
- Sports News College Player of the Year (1985)
- Adolf Rupp Trophy (1985)
- His #33 jersey was retired by induction into the New York Knicks Basketball Hall of Fame (as an individual in 2008 and as a member of the Dream Team in 2010)
- NBA 75th Anniversary Team (2021)
patrick ewing wife
We don’t know exactly if Patrick Ewing is remarried or in a relationship.
Previously, he was married to Rita Williams-Ewing. The lovebirds married in 1990 and separated in 1998 after more than seven years of marriage. The reasons for their divorce have not been made public.
patrick ewing children
Patrick Ewing has three adorable children; Patrick Ewing Jr., Randy Ewing and Corey Ewing.
Patrick Ewing’s estimated net worth is around $75 million. He has made so much money from his career as a basketball player, basketball coach and other endorsement deals.