Jerome James is an American professional basketball player with an estimated net worth of $25 million. Jerome James started playing basketball by spending time doing hoops on the court at a community center in Tampa, Florida. His mother’s friend found him playing and called Texas A&M Rattlers basketball trainer Ron Brown. During 1994-1995, he was redshirted by the team. He given in 81 matches with 16.0 points, 9.2 rebounds, and 4.48 blocks with 49.5% successful field goal efforts. James was twice named as an All-MEAC choice. Hewas picked as the next round, 36th overall pick by the Sacramento Kings. Due to the NBA lockout, James played for the Harlem Globetrotters. He returned to the Kings in 1999. He averaged 1.5 points and 1.1 rebounds in 16 matches for the team. He was waived by the Kings in 2000. He joined the Yugoslav Basketball League’sKK Budunost in 2000-2001 season. After his brief stint, James signed for French LNB Pro A’s ASVEL Basket which he averaged 9.5 points, 6.2 rebounds, and 2 blocks. He went back to the USA, and played for Seattle SuperSonics. James also played for other teams like Seattle SuperSonics, and New York Knicks. When Knicks traded him to Chicago Bulls, he was waived soon before 2009-2010 season due to injury sustained before joining the team. Jerome Keith James was born on November 17, 1975 in Tampa, Florida.