|Celebrated Name:||José Calderón|
|Real Name/Full Name:||José Manuel Calderón Borrrallo|
|Age:||39 years old|
|Birth Date:||September 28, 1981|
|Birth Place:||Villanueva de la Serena, Spain|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Ana Hurtado|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Manuel Calderon|
|Is José Calderón Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$40 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2021|
Jose Calderon is a Spanish professional basketball player and retired basketball executive. He is a well- known face in the Basketball field. He was very passionate about basketball since his childhood. He worked really hard to get a contract in the NBA. He has several records in his name. He had a very promising career throughout.
After retirement, he joined the NBA as a special assistant for the 2019-20 season.
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Early Life & Biography
Jose Calderon was born to Sr. Jose Calderon and Lola Borrallo. His father was a basketball player. He got his inspiration from his father. In his childhood, Calderon used to enjoy seeing his father played basketball. At an earlier stage, Jose joined the basketball team of his home town. There he led his team to Junior Team Championship title. Later, he was called to play for a professional basketball team.
After a discussion with his parents, he continued to carry professional basketball. He was greatly focused on training and playing during this time of his life.
Jose Calderon is of Spanish nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. He married Ana Hurtado in 2003 after several years of dating. They welcomed their first child in 2010 named Manuel Calderon. The couple shares a strong relationship and is living a happy married life. They were involved in the development of youth and children in underdeveloped areas around the world.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on September 28, 1981, José Calderón is 39 years old as of today’s date 18th September 2021. His height is 1.91 m tall, and his weight is 91 kg.
His professional career began in 1998 with Tau Ceramica and continued till 2005.
Earlier, he faced challenges with his shooting, but at the end of 2006, he played up to 64 games averaging 5.5 points, 4.5 assists, and 2.2 rebounds.
Calderon joined Lucemtum Alicante in 1999, and led his team to the ACB.
In 2001, Calderon joined the ACB team Fuenlabrada. In 2002, he played for senior Spain national team FIBA World Championship.
He started his career as a professional basketball player with Toronto Raptors in National Basketball Association(NBA).
In 2006-07, Calderon played as a backup for T.J. Ford. In 2007, Calderon played for Toronto’s game against New Jersey Nets, but they were defeated.
Calderon was ranked fifth in assists per game in 2010-2011.
On February 2012, Calderon scored 30 points in 94-92 loss against the Laker
Calderon was traded to Detroit Pistons in January 2013. He became the starting point guard for Pistons.
In June 2014, Calderon was traded to New York Knicks along with Shane Larkin, Wayne Ellington, in exchange for Tyson Chandler and Raymond Felton.
Calderon was claimed off waivers by Atlanta Hawks. In July 2015, he signed a contract with Cleveland Cavaliers.
Calderon was traded to Chicago Bulls along with Jerian Grant and Robin Lopez in 2016 in change for Derrick Rose and Justin Holiday.
He returned to Detroit Pistons after signing a deal with them in July 2017.
As his career took flight, the point guard began appearing for Spain’s national team.
He led his team in points against Russia in the final, but Spain lost to 60-59.
Awards & Achievements
Jose Calderon was a magnificent player:
- He won FIBA world Cup in 2006.
- He won two Olympic silver medals in 2008 and 2012.
- He was honored with a bronze in Summer Olympics in 2016.
- He won the EuroBasket title in 2011. Jose has two silver medals in his in 2003 and 2007 and a bronze in 2013.
- He also has the record for most assists in “Toronto Raptors,” which Kyle Lowry surpassed in January 2020.
Net Worth & Salary of José Calderón in 2021
As of September 2021, Jose Calderon’s estimated net worth is $40 million.
His NBA career earnings is estimated at about $84,201,469.
He also signed a four-year contract, earlier, with Dallas Mavericks for $28 million.
He earned his highest salary of $10.5 million in 2012.
Jones had a house in Dallas of $2.475 million, which he had put for sale.
Jose Calderon is one of the best free-throw shooters in the NBA. He is a highly efficient player. Calderon had a very successful international career. After the end of the Olympics, he retired from the national team.