Known for his notable art, versatility and passing capability, Toni Kuko is considered as one of the early Europeans to have played for the National Basketball Association.
Toni Kukoc Net Worth $30 Million
Though Toni Kukoc still played in Europe, Kukoc was drafted by the Chicago Bulls as its 29th overall pick in the very first round of the 1990 NBA Draft. Nonetheless, he only reported to the Bulls in 1993 just in time for Michael Jordan’s retirement. He was disappointed with Jordan’s retirement because he wouldn’t have the ability to play with the basketball celebrity. In 1995, Jordan returned. At Jordan’s return, the Bulls acquired Dennis Rodman who was then regarded as an exceptional rebounder. Scottie Pippen remained as small forward which left Toni Kukoc about the bench. However, he earned the NBA title and NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award after getting the third greatest score (only behind Pippen and Jordan). From 1996 through 1998 seasons, Toni Kukoc was part of the NBA Tournament team, Chicago Bulls. Toni was also part of the Milwaukee Bucks from 2002 through 2006 seasons. In 1994, he won the NBA All-Rookie Second Teamward.