Not only do I not make 50 grand a year, but even if I did it would still take me a bizillion years to earn what LBJ pulls down in one season.
Take our 2008-09 Cavs Salary Machine for a spin. You can compare your annual salary to what LeBron James, Ben Wallace, Mo Williams and the other Cleveland Cavaliers will be paid this season. Enter a salary and choose a player.
LeBron James' annual earnings off the court were estimated by Forbes magazine at $14 million.
He will be paid $14.4 million this season by the Cavaliers, second highest on the team behind Ben Wallace.
Cleveland's payroll of nearly $90 million is estimated to be the second highest in the NBA, behind only the New York Knicks.