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Mitch Kupchak

Basketball Player

Mitch Kupchak who is born on May 24, 1954 in New York is a famous Basketball Player. The age of Mitch Kupchak is 62 year old. The birth sign of Mitch Kupchak is Gemini. Mitch Kupchak has have thousand of fans and supporters in New York.

BirthdayMay 24, 1954
height6’ 9’’ (2.06 m)
Birth SignGemini
Net worth : $10 Million
Weight :104 Kg
BirthplaceNew York

Personal Information of Mitch Kupchak

  • Birth date :
    May 24, 1954
  • Birth place :
    Hicksville, New York, United States
  • Weight :
    229 lbs (104 kg)
  • Profession :
    Basketball player
  • Education :
    University of California, Los Angeles
  • Nationality :
    United States of America
  • Spouse :
    Claire Kupchak
  • Children :
    Alina Claire Kupchak, Maxwell Kupchak
  • Movies :
    Jerseys in the Rafters
About Mitch Kupchak

Mitch Kupchak is 62 year old former basketball player from America who started up playing professionally in 1976 and later joined as general manager of Los Angeles Lakers in 1986 of which he is still a part. In 1976, he was selected by Washington Bullets NBA Draft’s first round and 13th overall pick spending out his 4 years with the club. His career with Washington was very productive and he achieved the following highlights mentioned below
• NBA All-Rookie First Team (1977)
• 1978 NBA Champion
Later in 1981, he got signed under Los Angeles Lakers for which he went in NBA Championship of 1982 and 1985. Next year, he got retired playing 510 regular seasons and 68 playoff games and went for NBA management after completing his MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management in 1987. He became firstly the assistant general manager of Lakers and after succeeding Jerry West he became general manager of the team in 2001. As general manager, he went for many trading decisions such as bringing back Derek Fisher, drafting Andrew Bynum, signing Ron Artest and Gary Payton that played a prominent role for the upliftment of club in various competitions thus keeping it within the confines of the salary cap. He is still serving the club at same post.
He was inducted to National Polish American Sports Hall of Fame in 2002.

Net Worth
The Net Worth of Mitch Kupchak is $10 million dollars approx.

Mitch Kupchak Before Fame

He is in marital relationship with Claire. Both together had two children; one daughter, Alina Claire Kupchak who died of long illness on 5th January, 2015 and one son Maxwell who is active in basketball team of UC Santa Barbara.


He played for 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal and won the gold as teammate.

Mitch Kupchak Family Life

He was born on 24th May, 1954 in Hicksville, New York to an American family. In studies, he attended Brentwood High School of New York and later went for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill from 1972 to 1976. He played the basketball game for the College North Carolina Tar Heels men’s basketball team and became the All-American and Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year.

Associated With

He and Phil Ford were teammates during 1976 Olympic Games that were held in Montreal.

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