|Celebrated Name:||A.C. Green|
|Real Name/Full Name:||A.C. Green|
|Age:||57 years old|
|Birth Date:||4 October 1963|
|Birth Place:||Portland, Oregon, United States.|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Veronique Green (m.2002)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||N/A|
|Is A.C. Green Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$16 million|
|Last Updated:||May 2021|
C. Green is an American National Basketball Association (NBA) Player who is retired now. His fans and media have given him the name of “Iron man” as he played 1,192 games and maintained a streak. Till now, no NBA or ABA player has ever played as many consecutive games as he did. He played for the Los Angeles Lakers and won three NBA championships in 1987 and 1988. He played with many great teams like Phoenix Suns, Dallas Mavericks and Miami Heat. He missed only three games in his entire career (1278 out of 1281 games).
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Early Life & Biography
Green was born on 4th October 1963. The initials “A.C.” in his name stand for his father’s mother, Amanda, and his father’s father, Chester. Green converted to Christianity while he was in High School. He was raised in Portland, Oregon, U.S.A. He graduated from Benson Polytechnic High School and then attended the Oregon State University. His name was in the Oregon Sports Hall of Fame in 2003 due to his impressive basketball talent. He was a very obedient student. He was an excellent basketball player and a student. He was known in his school for not missing a class in his school life.
After converting to Christianity, he had earned the reputation of being extremely religious. He started and ended his NBA career without having any sexual intercourse. He never compromised his morals even if his teammates tempted him by sending women to him. He also found a Foundation known as the ‘A.C. Green Youth Foundation’ in 1989. Its goal was to inspire the youth to remain a virgin until they get married. Green got married in 2002 with Veronique.
Green suffered from a severe health problem known as singultus, a condition where a person experiences chronic hiccups. It hampered his personal as well as private life. He would get relief from the hiccups only when he was running or working out.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 4 October 1963, A.C. Green is 57 years old as of today’s date 16th May 2021. His height is 2.06 m tall, and his weight is 107 kg.
He was a successful basketball player from his college life. He finished second in rebounding and fourth in scoring in his University. When he was in Sophomore year, he was an All-Pac-10 selection. When he was in junior year, he held the fourth position in the nation. He made his University proud again in his senior year when he scored 19.1 points and 9.2 rebounds. He also gave his name in the All-America Third Team. He stopped playing with the Lakers in 1993.
Green signed with the Suns as a free agent. He was giving his best, but his performance dipped in 1995-96. But he was still successfully maintaining his streak of playing consecutive games even after getting hit in the face during the game. He wore a protective mask and only played for a couple of minutes for a few weeks.
Phoenix traded Green for Jason Kidd to the Dallas Mavericks for two months into the 1996-97 season.
Green was a part of the Miami Heat when he played his final NBA season.
He was famous for having a streak of 1,192 games, which started when the Lakers defeated the San Antonio Spurs in San Antonio on 19th November 1986. The streak sadly ended on 18th April 2001, when he played the last game of his career on behalf of the Miami Heat. This gained him the name of “Iron man streak.”
Awards & Achievements
Green has a long list of achievements, which made him a star in the sports industry. Some of his accomplishments are as follows. He won three times the NBA championship in the year 1987, 1988, and 2000. He was given the title of NBA All-Star in 1990. He was awarded the Pac-10 Player of the year in 1984. He was in the First-team All-Pac-10 between the years 1983 to 1985. Athletes also awarded him the Bobby Jones Award in Action for character, leadership, and faith in the world of basketball.
Net Worth & Salary of A.C. Green in 2021
As of May 2021, C. Green has a net worth of $16 million. His salary is not revealed. He is given the nickname of “Iron man streak” for maintaining his streak of playing consecutive games of 1,192. Till now, no NBA or ABA player has ever played as many straight games as he did. All these games helped him bag a fortune of $15 million.
Green is an American retired basketball player who is famous for playing 1,192 games consecutively and maintaining a streak. Apart from being a phenomenal player, he is a very religious player and strongly believes in The Bible. He remained a virgin till the end of his career and then got married to his wife Veronique in 2002.
He has a foundation that inspires the youth to stay a virgin until they get married. He is known for his character, leadership, faith, and talent and even got many achievements for that. He is now retired, but the basketball world will always remember him for his strong beliefs and leadership qualities.