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Sedale Threatt

dip Published On Mon Oct 11 2021   Modified On Mon Oct 11 2021
Sedale Threatt

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Full NameSedale Eugene Threatt
First NameSedale
Middle NameEugene
Last NameThreatt
Birth NameSedale Eugene Threatt
ProfessionFormer Basketball Player
Birth CityAtlanta, Georgia
Birth CountryUnited States
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseNicole Young (divorced), Britt Johnson
No Of Children1
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Date of BirthSeptember 10,1961
Age62 years


    Body and Relation Status of Sedale Threatt

    What is Sedale Threatt marital status ?Married
    How many children does Sedale Threatt have ?1
    Who is Sedale Threatt married with?Nicole Young (divorced), Britt Johnson

    Sedale Threatt is an American former professional basketball player who has been married twice. He is also recognized as the father of well-known basketball player Sedale Threatt Jr

    Early Life: Parents & Family

    Threatt is a renowned name in the NBA world who played professionally from 1983 to 2002. He is originally from Atlanta, Georgia, and holds an American nationality.

    His parents' details are away from the limelight due to his secretive nature. 

    Currently, Threatt resides in Melbourne, Australia, with his son Sedale Threatt Jr. He is working alongside his son's company Australian Basketball Development (AUBD).

    Marital Status: His Wife And Children

    A former basketball player is a married man, and he married multiple ladies. Threatt first got married to Nicole Young in 1992. But the couple got separated after four years of their marriage.

    The reason for their split had something to do with Young meeting a famous American rapper Dr. Dre. Reportedly, Dr. Dre sent a love letter to Young asking her to be with him rather than Threatt.

    The former couple did not have children together.

    Later, the former professional basketball player tied the knot with Britt Johnson. We can say that Threatt is happy with his second wife, Johnson. There is no news of their divorce yet so that they might still be together.  

    As per a report, Threatt might have fifteen children, including Sedale Threatt Jr.

    He was once sentenced to six months in prison for failing to pay child support in 2000.

    On the other hand, his son Threatt Jr. attended college at Lehigh University and played quarterback on the football team. And later, he got engaged in acting.

    Sedale Threatt's Net Worth and Salary

    The 60 years old former player might have accumulated millions of dollars from his professional career.

    According to the Players Bio, Threatt enjoys a tremendous net worth of around $12 million.

    After retirement, he got involved in numerous things. As he is working in his son's company, Threatt might be receiving a decent profit.

    Moreover, Threatt's total career earnings are $9,258,000. He played from different clubs during his tenure, and while at the Oklahoma City Thunder, he received about $650,000.

    Furthermore, his additional income may come from sponsorship and endorsement deals.

    Career Details and Retirement

    Sedale Threatt played college basketball at the West Virginia Institute of Technology from 1979 to 1983. He was drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers in the sixth round of the 1983 NBA draft.

    Threatt during his playing age
    Threatt during his playing age  Source: Instagram @nbabasketballhistory

    Likewise, Sedale Threatt Jr' father played for the Seattle SuperSonics and was later traded to the Los Angeles Lakers.

    Threatt retired from NBA after the 1996-97 season. And he went to play basketball with the Gymnastikos S. Larissas before retiring from basketball in 2002.

    During his playing career, Threatt was recognized as The Thief. He could steal the ball, and Lakers commentators, Chick Hearn and Stu Lantz gave him the nickname.

    Threatt's Age: How Old Is He Now?

    Sedale Threatt was born in Atlanta, Georgia, the US, on September 10, 1961. His full name is Sedale Eugene Threatt.

    So, his current age is 60 years. Besides, Threatt belongs to Afro-American ethnic groups.

    The former basketball player has a staggering height of 6 feet and 2 inches (1.88m).