Malik Beasley Net Worth & Biography - Celebrity Net Worth

By Mixxerly Updated: SEPTEMBER 22, 2021

Introduction

NET WORTH

$5M

Malik Beasley is an American professional basketball player for the Minnesota Timberwolves of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

He attended Saint Francis School in Alpharetta, Georgia, and played one season of college basketball for the Florida State Seminoles. Beasley was drafted by the Denver Nuggets with the 19th overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft.

After three and a half seasons with the Nuggets he was traded to the Timberwolves. As of , Malik Beasley has an estimated net worth of about $5M.

At a Glance

Full name: Malik JonMikal Beasley

Other names: Malik Beasley

Birthday: November 26, 1996

Age:

Net worth: $5M

Occupation: American Professional Basketball Player, NBA Player.

Nationality: United States of America

Net Worth

During his rookie season, Beasley has had multiple assignments with the Sioux Falls Skyforce of the NBA Development League, pursuant to the flexible assignment rule. On February 1, 2019, Beasley had a career-high 35 points in a win over the Houston Rockets. As of , Malik Beasley has an estimated net worth of about $5M.

Favorite Quotes from Malik Beasley

“I feel like I need to be used more because I don’t feel like I get tired. Minnesota’s coaching staff wants to keep their starters around 32 minutes per game, which is what Beasley is averaging (32.2), but maybe his protestations convinced them to raise his workload a bit. He’s already posting mid-round value in any format, so more minutes would be the icing on the cake.” – Malik Beasley
“There’s no excuse. We are the youngest team, so I’ve gotta make sure as a leader, only being 24, I gotta make sure I hold myself accountable, hold them accountable, it’s not easy being in that position. If it were easy, everyone would be doing it.” – Malik Beasley
“I feel like I’m putting up All-Star numbers. I defend the second-best player because Josh Okigie, if not the best player every night and doing it on both sides of the ball.” – Malik Beasley
“Coach Ryan Saunders has done a great job of creating plays for me. Allowing me to play off the ball, I’m really good off the ball, making cuts, reads, and things like that. It’s been easy for me to do what I’m doing on the court on the offensive end because of that.” – Malik Beasley
“Team-wise, I would love to go to the playoffs; I want to get my guys into the playoffs and get us playoff experience, the youngest team to be in the playoffs. I don’t see it not being possible. We’re still young in the season.” – Malik Beasley

High school career

Malik JonMikal Beasley attended Saint Francis School. As a senior, he averaged 22.2 points, 6.9 rebounds, 2.9 assists, 1.9 steals and 0.6 blocks, earning the Class 1A Player of the Year of the state of Georgia and an All-State Class A First Team. He attended school with Kobi Simmons, Kaiser Gates, and Jacob Davis (BSC football player).

Regarded as a four-star prospect by Rivals.com, Beasley committed to Florida State over offers from UConn, UCLA, Wake Forest, Oregon and more.

College career

As a freshman at Florida State in 2015–16, Beasley averaged 15.6 points, 5.3 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 29.8 minutes per game over 34 games.

He was subsequently named to the Atlantic Coast Conference's all-freshman team, and ranked eighth in the conference in free throw percentage (.813) and 10th in field-goal percentage (.471).

On March 21, 2016, Beasley declared for the NBA draft, forgoing his final three years of college eligibility.

Professional career

Denver Nuggets (2016–2020): Following the conclusion of the 2015–16 season, Beasley had surgery to repair a stress fracture in his right leg. Because of this, he did not participate in pre-draft workouts.

Despite having medical concerns entering the 2016 NBA draft, Beasley was selected with the 19th overall pick by the Denver Nuggets. On August 9, 2016, he signed his rookie scale contract with the Nuggets. Beasley appeared in just two of the Nuggets' first seven games of the season, and managed under eight minutes of action and failed to score in those two games. He had a breakthrough game on November 10, scoring 12 points in 15 minutes off the bench in a 125–101 loss to the Golden State Warriors.

Minnesota Timberwolves (2020–present): On February 5, 2020, Beasley was traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves in a four-team, 12-player trade. After the trade to Minnesota, Beasley received the starting job and his scoring output drastically increased. In 14 games with the Timberwolves, he averaged 20.7 points, 5.1 rebounds, and 1.9 assists per game while starting all 14 games.

On November 27, 2020, Beasley re-signed with the Timberwolves. On February 25, 2021, Beasley was suspended for 12 games as a result of his guilty plea. At the time of the suspension, he was averaging a career-high 20.5 points per game and shooting 40% from 3-point range. The Timberwolves were a league-worst 7-26.