National basketball agency which is also known as NBA is a professional basketball league in north America. The league is compound of 360teams and one of the major professional sports leagues in united states and Canada .It are the premier men’s professional basketball league in the world.
The league was founded In New York city on June 6,1946, as the basketball association of America (BBA). It changes its name to National Basketball association on August 3 ,1949, after merging with competing National basketball League (NBL). In 1976 the basketball, the NBA and the American Basketball association (ABA)merged, adding four franchise the NBA.
NBA player which are world best paid athletes by average annual salary per player are now working from 9 to 5 since retirement.
These NBA players are working hard since retirement
NBA which is an active member of USA basketball (USAB), which is recognized by FIBA (international Basketball federation) s the national governing body for basketball I the United States.
When it comes to hang up their basketball shoes, a lot of players start to think about what they’d like to do going into a new phase of life. For many, the allure of continuing a career in the spotlight draws them to Hollywood, while others choose for a peaceful existence investing their money in different ventures. The list of stories is amazing and incredible.
VIN BAKERS: Starbucks manager
After a career spanning more than a decade, NBA star Vin Baker was set up for life, or so it may have seen, with career earnings totalling in the millions. A battle with alcoholism would drive him to the brink, however, and all these years later he now has a job as a manager at Starbucks, while also working part-time as a minister at his father’s church.
Baker isn’t ashamed of the downgrade in his career, coming to grips with the fact that his alcoholism contributed to him losing his fortune
and to some extent, his good reputation. While outsiders are quick to judge, Vin remains practical about his decision, citing that his age and the fact that he has four kids means he has to “pick up the pieces”.
Published By :- Tarsem Singh
Edited By :- Khushi Thakur