J. B. Bickerstaff Age, Career, Marital Status, Salary and Net Worth

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This article will answer every question you have about J. B. Bickerstaff. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.

  1. What does Bickerstaff do for a living?
  2. Who are Bickerstaff’s parents and siblings?
  3. What are Bickerstaff’s interests and hobbies?
  4. Is Bickerstaff married or does he have a girlfriend/ boyfriend?
  5. Does Bickerstaff have any children?
  6. Where is Bickerstaff now?
  7. How tall is Bickerstaff?
  8. How much money does Bickerstaff earn?
  9. What is Bickerstaff’s net worth?

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Who is J. B. Bickerstaff?

John-Blair Bickerstaff abbreviated as J.B. Bickerstaff is a professional American basketball coach who is the head coach for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA (National Basketball Association). Before that, he was the head coach for the Memphis Grizzlies and has also been an assistant coach for several other NBA teams.

How Old Is J.B. Bickerstaff?

He is 43 years old as of December 2022, having been born on March 10, 1979, in Denver, Colorado, U.S. Bickerstaff shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Chad Wild Clay, Bad Bunny, Malachi Barton, Carrie Underwood, Olivia Wilde, and many more.

J.B. Bickerstaff Family

Who are J.B. Bickerstaff’s Parents?

He was born to Bernie Bickerstaff (Father, born on February 11, 1944) an American basketball coach and front office executive. And Eugenia Bickerstaff (Mother).

Does J.B. Bickerstaff have Siblings?

He has two sisters by the name of Robin Bickerstaff and Cyndi L. Bickerstaff.

J.B. Bickerstaff Education

He received his high school education at East High School. After high school, he attended Oregon State University but then transferred to The University of Minnesota.

A Photo of J.B. Bickerstaff
A Photo of J.B. Bickerstaff

J.B. Bickerstaff Marital Status

He is married to the love of his life Nikki Bickerstaff. They married in 2011.

J.B. Bickerstaff Kids

He and his wife Niki have three kids. By the names Blair, Blakely, and Blade.

J.B. Bickerstaff Career

A College Career

He played his first two collegiate seasons at Oregon State and finished his career at the University of Minnesota. As a senior, he averaged 10.9 points and 6.1 rebounds for the Golden Gophers.

A Coaching Career

From 2004 to 2007, he spent three seasons with the Charlotte Bobcats as an assistant coach before spending four (2007 to 2011) seasons as an assistant coach for the Minnesota Timberwolves. On July 15, 2011, he was hired as an assistant coach by the Rockets. On November 18, 2015, he was made interim coach of the Rockets after Kevin McHale was fired. That same day, he made his coaching debut against the Portland Trail Blazers with a 108-103 overtime victory. After the season, he informed the Rockets that he had withdrawn his name for the head coaching search, effectively ending his tenure with the Houston Rockets.

Next, he was hired by the Memphis Grizzlies on June 8, 2016, to be an associate head coach. On November 27, 2017, he was promoted as the Grizzlies’ interim head coach after the firing of David Fizdale. He was announced on May 1, 2018, as the new permanent head coach of the Grizzlies. The Grizzlies then fired Bickerstaff on April 11, 2019, after the team failed to reach the playoffs. On May 19, 2019, the Cleveland Cavaliers named him an assistant and associate head coach. The following year on February 19, head coach John Beilein resigned as head coach of the Cavaliers, and Bickerstaff was announced as the new head coach. The Cavaliers announced on March 10, that they had agreed on a multi-year contract with Bickerstaff. On December 25, 2021, the Cavaliers signed Bickerstaff to a multi-year contract extension.

J.B. Bickerstaff Height and Measurements

Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 6ft 6 inches (1.98m) and a weight of 86kg (189 lbs).

J.B. Bickerstaff Salary and Net Worth

His salary is not mentioned on the internet but has an approximate net worth of $5 million.