Who should be on the "Most Overpaid players Team"?
In your opinion who are the most overpaid guys in the league?
C:Jerome James-The Knicks gave him a mega contract after that one good fluke playoff series when he was in Seattle, he hasnt done anything since.
Pf-Kwame Brown-The fact that he's even making any money makes him overpaid. He should have been drafted to the Circus.
SF: Luke Walton- he's like the most over-paid bench player ever. The Lakers gave him like a 5 year $25 mil. contract. This guy cant do anything right.
Sg:Corey Maggette- why did the Warriors give him so much money? It still baffles me, he's so one-dimensional.
Pg: Stephon Marbury- If I remember correctly, he has the highest Annual Salary in the league. He's a selfish ballhog, and doesn't make any of his teammates better.
- 1 decade agoFavorite Answer
All good answers. I agree with some of them. here..we..go...
Center - Ben Wallace (makes $14,500,000)
Yea, yea, he hustles and rebounds well. But Anderson Vareajo makes much less than half of Wallace's 14+ mil, and he could step in and do that.
Detroit got a favor from Chicago giving the former undrafted free agent HUGE money, and the Cavs, needing size, took the big guy in a deal last season. (Note: Cleveland's payroll of $92,648,946 is 3rd in the league behind Dallas and the Knicks, #1)
PF - Zack Randolph (makes $14,666,667) Man, Portland fell in love with a scorer when they gave him the deal. Luckily, Isiah Thomas was there to take him off their hands and help them rebuild. The Man does not hustle, is lazy at too many moments, and makes more money than Elton Brand.
SF - Wally Szczerbiak (makes $13,275,000) Boston, Minnesota, Seattle...all were happy to unload his salary. Now Cleveland (did i mention 3rd highest payroll) has it and a good night for this guy is 12 and 3..off the bench.
Guards- Kidd, MARBURY, Hinrich, Redd, and don't forget Houston gave Steve Francis over $18 mil...to ride the pine.
starSource(s): http://www.draftexpress.com/nba-player-salaries amazing site
- LakersfanforeverLv 61 decade ago
C- Ben Wallace
PF- Zach Randolph
SF- Luol Deng
SG- Gilbert Arenas
PG- Stephon Marbury
- MC™Lv 71 decade ago
I think you are being a little hard on Luke, he had a mini break out season in 2006 when he averaged 12 4 4, and shot 40% from 3-pts, the Lakers really struggled after he and Odom went out with injuries. To me Walton is worth about 3-4 mil/year, and he can actually put up 12 4 4 on a crappy team,
Marion is making 17mil, for a guy that can't create his own shot, and basicly gets paid for his defensive skills and highlights, 17mil is way too much when the likes of Ron Artest and Bruce Brown are all making less than 7 mil.Source(s): MC
- RedirkulousLv 51 decade ago
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- 1 decade ago
I definitely know who the coach would be... Phil Jackson. here would be my lineup...
he sucks but yet he wines that he doesn't get paid enough
he used to be good, but now he's getting like a gazillion dollars to sit there and watch people
thats all I can think ofSource(s): yahoo sports ]
- 1 decade ago
lmao.. imagine this was the starting lineup for a team in the league..
Heres the rest of your team:
- Mr. TLv 51 decade ago
1. Stephon Marbury- $21,937,500
2. Steve Francis- $19,814,480
3. Andre Kirelenko-$15,080,312
4. Malik Rose- $7,647,500
5. Wally sczerbiak- $13,000,000 all he can do is shoot and he hasnt even been doing that well lately
- Joel BLv 41 decade ago
marbury is making more than $21 million without even playing.
- Anonymous1 decade ago
I agree with your list.
- JACK (Y!A)Lv 71 decade ago
100% agree with your list.