LeBron tops Forbes' 2021-22 list of highest-paid NBA players
LeBron James is the NBA's top earner for the 2021-22 season.
The Los Angeles Lakers star claimed the No. 1 spot on Forbes' list of the highest-paid NBA players for the eighth straight year. James is set to earn $111.2 million, including $41.2 million in salary and an estimated $70 million from off-court ventures.
The $111.2 million is a new NBA earnings record, breaking the previous mark of $96.5 million set by James last season.
In total, the NBA's 10 highest earners are slated to make $714 million in 2021-22, marking an increase of 28% from last season.
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