Magic Johnson is not only a part-owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers, but he is pretty much the owner of the city of Los Angeles. Magic won 5 NBA Championships with the Los Angeles Lakers and is the greatest point guard to ever play the game. But where Magic really made his money was after his career was over. Johnson owns several successful businesses throughout the city of Los Angeles, making him as savvy in the business world as he was on the court.
1) Michael Jordan – $1 Billion (net worth)
The greatest basketball player of all-time and the current owner of the Charlotte Hornets has made a buck or two during his playing days and with his plethora of endorsements from Gatorade, Nike, Hanes, and Coke. Jordan is the only basketball player that can say that he is a billionaire and not just a millionaire. He not only ranks at the top for the best basketball world, but he ranks at the top of the financial world out of any basketball player to ever play the game.