Originally Posted by niko
I think they pay him this with an out to pay him slightly more if he deserves it the next year. The new economics of the NBA don't pay people like JR $10 a year. If you're a big, maybe. If you're a SG who is off and on, no.
I could be wrong but I think it's like this:
For 4th/5th-man starter/6th man caliber players
$4-5 million/yr for G/SF
$7-8 million/yr for SF/PF
$9-12 mill/yr for PF/C(starters)