NBA is religiously followed in many parts of the world. Every year there is drama and excitement as soon as we hear the season kicking off. This year was the same, 2021 was a roller coaster and it was not an easy year for sports globally.
NBA in 2021 started of in October, as soon as the playoffs finished. It was time for the regular season to come out of the bed. This season, players took heavy amounts as a norm in NBA, being one of the most famous sports globally. Here is the list of Top 10 Highest Paid Players in NBA 2021.
The highest salary is picked by Stephen Curry with $45 Million, but the 4 time OG, King James is accumulated to take home $111 Million with his off court earnings beating Stephen Curry at $92.8 Million.
What is the Salary Cap for the year 2021-22 Regular Season?
The NBA announcement made it clear to the public and the media that the Salary Cap is to be settled at $112.414 Million for the regular season of 2021-22. Approximately, around 3 percent of the increase in the salary cap from previous year. The Luxurious taxation level is around $136.6 Million and the least amount of salary on team basis is $101.173 Million.
Sources: The NBA has set salary cap for 2021-22 season, effective for August free agency: $112,414,000 cap, $136,606,000 tax line.
Cap, tax for 2022-23: $119, $145 — with cap level about $4 million higher than previous projections.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) August 2, 2021
Who else is making the big bucks? Now you know!