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Mike Cortez was born in Filipino/American on 10 November, 1980. He is a Filipino-American professional basketball player who currently plays for the San Miguel Beermen in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA). Cortez attended the University of the Philippines Diliman, where he played for the UP Fighting Maroons. He was drafted by the San Miguel Beermen in the 2004 PBA Draft. He has since become one of the most successful players in the PBA, winning multiple championships and individual awards. Cortez is a four-time PBA All-Star, a two-time PBA Mythical First Team member, and a two-time PBA Finals MVP. He has also won the PBA Most Valuable Player award in 2008 and the PBA Best Player of the Conference award in 2009. As of 2021, Mike Cortez's net worth is estimated to be around $2 million. He has earned his wealth through his successful career as a professional basketball player.
|43 years old
|10 November, 1980
|San Jose, California
|Filipino / American
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On September 6, 2013, he was traded to Meralco Bolts in exchange for the rights of Asi Taulava, who at that time was coming off a successful campaign in the ASEAN Basketball League with San Miguel Beermen.
Although he helped Alaska and San Miguel win a single title each, the Cool Cat did not win a crown with the Barangay Ginebra. But he recorded his first triple-double in his pro career with the Kings on Game 3 of the 2012 PBA Commissioner's Cup Quarterfinals against B-Meg Llamados when he registered 17 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists earning Best Player of the Game honors.
In 2009, after recuperating from his second ACL injury in his pro career, he received the Comeback Player of the Year award for his role in the 2009 PBA Fiesta Conference title of the San Miguel Beermen. His second conference title and third overall in the PBA.
He missed most of the 2006–07 PBA Philippine Cup following a season-ending ACL injury in the third game of the conference.
However, he struggled in his first season in the pros with inconsistent performances due to Tim Cone's triangle offense system, and the emphasis on Ali Peek, Don Allado and fellow rookie Brandon Cablay. Despite this development, he was a member of the 2003 PBA Invitational Champions defeating the Coca-Cola Tigers.
By 2002, Cortez's performance had quickly led to him being considered the top prospect for the PBA. He was included in the mythical 5 in the 2000 and 2002 UAAP season.
After the 2002 UAAP season, Cortez applied for the 2003 PBA draft and was quickly drafted by the Alaska Aces as the top overall pick. By then, he was considered as the successor to Johnny Abarrientos as the team's next big star at the point guard position.
He also played in the PBL for the ICTSI Archers, a team composed mostly of DLSU players alongside then University of the East star James Yap. With the two playing together, ICTSI almost won a PBL title in 2001 only to be defeated by the veteran-laiden Shark Energy Drink.
Mike Cortez (born November 10, 1980) is a Filipino-American professional basketball player who last played for the Blackwater Elite of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA). Cortez gained prominence in the amateur ranks for the De La Salle Green Archers in the UAAP and the ICTSI Archers in the Philippine Basketball League. In 2003, he was the first overall pick of Alaska Aces in the 2003 PBA draft.