With brother Gavin, runs the Maloof companies, which include properties in banking, casinos, hotels and the Sacramento Kings of the NBA. Named MVP of his high-school basketball team. Lettered twice in football at the University of New Mexico. Named to the NBA's Board of Governors in 1999. Suffered a mild stroke in late 2008. Since 2008, has hosted, with his brother Gavin, the Maloof Money Cup, which is designed to improve the image and participation in skateboarding. In June 2010, named CNN's Headline News Hero of the Week for his charitable contributions.