#1 Lebron James – $30,963,450 – Cleveland Cavaliers
LeBron Raymone James (born December 30, 1984) is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA. James has won three NBA championships (2012, 2013, 2016), four NBA Most Valuable Player Awards (2009, 2010, 2012, 2013), three NBA Finals MVP Awards(2012, 2013, 2016), two Olympic gold medals (2008, 2012), an NBA scoring title (2008), and the NBA Rookie of the Year Award (2004). He has also been selected to 12 NBA All-Star teams (named the game’s MVP twice), 12 All-NBA teams, and six All-Defensive teams, and is the Cavaliers’ all-time leading scorer.
He stands 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) at 250 lb (113 kg).
According to the game performance during the 2010–11 NBA season, the league’s best players were not its highest-paid players. Each year there are ten players selected to one of the two All-NBA Teams. Out of those ten players chosen that year, Kobe Bryant was the only player that was also among the game’s ten highest-paid during the 2010–11 NBA season.
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