Eli Pasquale

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Full Name Eli Pasquale
Age 59 Years Old
Nick Name Eli
Gender Male
Famous As Basketball Player
Birth Date August 14, 1960
Birth Place Sudbury
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A Canadian basketball player was named for Eli Pasquale. He led the Canadian national men's basketball team during two Olympic Games, three FIBA World Championships, and two Pan American Games. He was also a key member of the 1983 World University Games team that won the gold medal by defeating in the semi-finals the United States led by Charles Barkley and Karl Malone and in the finals Yugoslavia led by Drazen Petrovic. Scroll down for more information about his net worth, parents, education, career and more about him. 

Eli Pasquale: Cause of Death, Death Date

Canada has lost one of its greatest athletes. Eli Pasquale died on 4th November 2019 from cancer in Victoria, British Columbia at the age of 59. He played at four world championships over his career. He reached national prominence as the point guard for the University of Victoria Vikes, where he inspired a new generation of players. 

Eli Pasquale: Bio, Early Life, Age (59), Siblings, Parents, Education, Ethnicity

On 24th August 1960, Eli Pasquale was born as Ilario Enrico Pasquale. His birthplace was in Sudbury but he grew up in Gatchell, Ontario, Canada. His nationality belonged to Canadian and his race or ethnicity was White. His birth sign was Virgo and he was Christian by religion. He was born to Adriana, his mother, and his father. The information about his father will be added soon. He also has two siblings; a brother named Vito and a sister named Luciana. He went to attend St. Francis School and then he attended the University of Victoria. 

Eli Pasquale: Height, Weight, Body Stats

Pasquale was a very handsome person prior to his death. He had got an athletic body build. Moreover, he maintained his body a lot by doing frequent workouts. He had a tall height of six feet five inches with a balanced body weight. But at present, his exact body weight is unknown and it is still to get revealed yet. With his pairs of blue eyes, he attracted a lot of people towards him. His hair color was brown. In addition to this, he used to wear a shoe size of 8 (US) and dress sizes of 4 (US). His other body measurements will be added soon as it has not been published by any sources yet. Overall, he was a very charming person with an attractive personality. 

Eli Pasquale: Career (Beginning-Present)

  • In Grade 8, Eli played his first organized basketball on his school team, St. Francis School.
  • starred at the University of Victoria, leading the Vikings to five straight CIAU championships.
  • He stands as the school's all-time leading scorer, was a three-time CIAU all-star, and has had his jersey number 13 retired.
  • Later, he was drafted by the Seattle SuperSonics 106th overall in the fifth round of the 1984 NBA Draft.
  • He played in 3 exhibition games for the team before being released.
  • After that, he played in the Amateur Athletic Union for Seattle and the Los Angeles Summer Pro League in the year 1985 and earned a try-out with the Chicago Bulls, but failed to make the club.
  • He played professionally in Argentina in 1986, West Germany in 1989, and Switzerland in 1990.
  • Moreover, he was a member of the Canadian national team at various levels over 15 years who led the Canadians to a fourth-place finish at the 1984 Summer Olympics and a sixth-place finish at the 1982 FIBA World Championship.
  • He was a key player of the 1983 World University Games team that won the gold medal by defeating in the semi-finals the United States led by Charles Barkley and Karl Malone and in the finals Yugoslavia led by Drazen Petrovic.
  • He returned to national team play for the 1997 Tournament of America at the age of 37 but he did not play. 
  • In the year 2003, he was inducted into the Canadian Basketball Hall of Fame and the BC Sports Hall of Fame in the year 2004. 
  • He has operated Eli Pasquale Sports Group, a business that operates basketball camps for youths for the past 20 plus years. 

Eli Pasquale: Marital Status, Wife, Karen, Children's

Many fans of Eli Pasquale must be waiting to know the personal life of him. Here, we have included all the information regarding his private life. Regarding his marital status, he was a married person. He was married to his beautiful wife, Karen. Moreover, they are also the proud parents of two sons named Isiah and Manny. He was very loyal towards his wife and he supported her wife a lot in her career. Prior to his death, the couple was living a happy life without any disturbances. His sexual orientation was straight and he was not gay. 

Eli Pasquale: Net Worth, Salary, Source of Income

Eli Pasquale had earned a cool amount of money from his basketball career which was even his major source of earning. Even after his death, he is recognized by all in the field of the basketball industry. He had earned huge fame as well. He was a very professional basketball player and he was very since towards his work. With his hard work, he had accumulated the net worth of $8 million at the time of his death. As of now, there is no information regarding his lifestyle, cars, and salary but there is no doubt that he was living a luxurious lifestyle from his earnings. 

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