Chris Weber’s full name is Mays Edward Christopher Weber III (born March 1, 1973) is a former United States NBA basketball player and sportscaster. He is a 5-time NBA All-Star, 5-time All-NBA Team member, former NBA Rookie of the Year and former Golden State Warriors number one overall lottery pick. He went on to play for the Washington Bullets, Sacramento Kings, Philadelphia 76ers, and Detroit Pistons. In 1991, he was crowned Mr Basketball USA.
Weber was the most recruited Michigan high school basketball player since Magic Johnson, when he attended Detroit Country Day School from 1987 to 1991. Country Day won three MHSAA state championships under Weber’s leadership. As a senior in high school, Weber averaged 29.4 points and 13 rebounds per game. He was voted Mr Basketball in Michigan and National High School Player of the Year in 1990–1991. At both the McDonald’s and Dapper Dan All-Star Games, he was voted MVP.
His NBA career began in 1993 when he joined the Golden State Warriors and won Rookie of the Year in his first season. Chris began playing for the Washington Bullets/Wizards, Sacramento Kings, Philadelphia 76ers and Detroit Pistons before returning to the Warriors for his last season in 2008.
In addition to teaching at colleges such as Wake Forest University and Morehouse College, he currently provides on-air analysis for NBA games. After being eligible since 2013, Weber was elected to the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame class of 2022 on May 16, 2022.
Early Years :-
His schooling was finished at Detroit Country Day School. He went to the University of Michigan for his higher education. Chris Webber helped his country day school win three state titles. He was the leader of the Fab Five, a sportsperson’s group in college. The group was instrumental in leading the team to the NCAA Finals. The ensemble was also famous in sports for its hip-hop flair. He later joined the NBA.
Family and marital status:-
Mays Chris Weber Jr. is his father (November 20, 1946), and Doris Marie Weber is his mother (July 1, 1951). His father worked at the GM factory in Detroit, while his mother, Doris, was a special education teacher, choir director, and deaf. She is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Chris Webber Foundation.
Jeffrey Marcus Weber (Brother) was born on 28 June 1975, Jason Raphael Weber (Brother) was born on 16 August 1977, David Rainier Weber was born on 4 May 1980 and Rachel Nicole Weber was born on 23 April 1982 happened on. ,
Chris Webber married Erica Weber (January 30, 1972) in September 2009 and they have two children. Erica is a humanitarian and social activist. She founded the Social Butterflies Mentoring Program with the goal of helping young girls from low-income households achieve success in their secondary occupations.
For a long time, the couple wished for children, but struggled with infertility until they had the lovely twins. Mays Christopher Weber IV (boy) and Elle Marie Weber (daughter) were born on May 4, 2017.
|Name||Mayes Edward Christopher Weber III|
|nick name||chris weber|
|Date of birth||1 March 1973|
|birth place||Detroit, Michigan|
|height||6 feet 9 inches|
|family||Father – Mays Chris Webber Jr.
Mother – Doris Marie Weber
|wife husband||not known|
|education||Detroit Country Day School|
|College||University of Michigan|
|Educational Qualifications||bachelor’s degree|
|eye color||dark brown|
|net worth||USD 15 million (approx)|