Muggsy Bogues

United States

Muggsy Bogues Bio

Who is Muggsy Bogues

Best known for being the retired basketball player of the National Basketball Association. His position was a point guard and played for only 14 seasons.

Early Life (Childhood)

He was hailed in Baltimore, Maryland and raised in the Lafayette Court housing projects. His father was imprisoned and his mother looked after him. He attended Wake Forest University and played basketball for four years.

Interesting Facts

Bogues has a calculated net worth $15 million. His real name is Tyrone Curtis Bogues. After retirement, he became the head coach of Charlotte Sting. His 1.60 m height made him the shortest player in the NBA. He has also acted in film Space Jam, Juwanna Mann among others.

Personal Life

Muggsy has been married to Kim Bogues since 1991. The couple has three children named Brittney Bogues, Tyisha Bogues, and Tyrone Jr. They all are living happily together.


He has won Frances Pomeroy Naismith Award, First-team All-ACC and No. 14 retired by Wake Forest.