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Top 10 Highest Paid NBA Players Heading Into the 2016-2017 Season

Posted on 19 Oct, 2016, by in Featured, NBA

The list of the NBA’s top 10 highest paid players for the 2016-2017 season consists of eight players who signed a new contract or extended a current one this summer, taking advantage of the new TV money and the huge rise in the salary cap. As a result, the league also has its first $30 million man in almost 20 years, with a massive change in the top 10 compared to previous seasons. More

Brandon Roy, Gilbert Arenas

Brandon Roy & Gilbert Arenas – Highest Paid Players Without Even Playing

Posted on 11 Apr, 2014, by in NBA

The wonders of the amnesty clause mean an NBA player gets released from his team but still paid in full, only without counting against the cap. Gilbert Arenas ($22.3 million) and Brandon Roy ($17.7 million) didn’t play a single minute of basketball for the teams paying them this season, which didn’t stop them from being two of the highest paid players in the NBA. More

Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant Preventing Los Angeles Lakers From Rebuilding

Posted on 26 Nov, 2013, by in NBA

Just when I thought I was out… they pull me back in. Michael Corleone said that in Godfather three. Shaquille O’Neal compared Bryant once to Sonny Corleone, but the one getting pulled back in here are the Los Angeles Lakers. Instead of finally getting rid of a cap-crippling contract, they decided to give a player who will be 36 by the time next season begins a two-year extension that keeps him as the highest player in the NBA. More

10 Highest Paid Players in the NBA

Posted on 30 Oct, 2012, by in Featured

People always care most about how much others make, especially when it involves athletes, like these NBA stars. LeBron James might be the best player in the league, but he … More

100 Highest Earners in NBA History

Posted on 28 Aug, 2012, by in NBA

Two players from the Boston Celtics and one that was there for the past five seasons are in the top 10 earners in the NBA of all time. Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Ray Allen are among the players to have the highest total career salary among all NBA players, ever. Garnett, who began playing in 1995 with the Minnesota Timberwolves, is the only player to have career earnings of over $300 million. More