The best basketball player in the world is worth more than $400 million, according to Forbes.
In terms of money, there are several players in the NBA worth at least $300 million and a couple of the highest earners are Kevin Durant and LeBron James.
In 2016, James was the top-earning player in NBA history at $1.8 billion.
The highest-paid player in basketball history was Michael Jordan at $3.2 billion.
The NBA is currently in the midst of an unprecedented season that is being billed as a “golden era” in basketball.
In 2017, the NBA will begin its second-longest winning streak in franchise history.
The average annual earnings of NBA players are $7 million.
The average annual salary of a NBA player is $19 million.