aoxo1 wrote:NEOLeo wrote:Pup wrote:1. He is still overpaid.
2. He is also playing well in the role I have begged for him to be in and remain. He isn't a starter. He is a 30 minute a night hustle guy. Chris Jent without the cool hair.
Anderson makes $6.3 this year and is 32nd in the league in rebounding at 7.9 per game. Of the top 31 rebounders ahead of Anderson, 28 are power forwards or centers. The average salary of the 28 players is $9.5 million.
Of those 28 players, 10 are paid less than Anderson. Of those 10 players, seven are under rookie contracts.
Was hoping someone would get this info, as I suspected this was almost certainly the case as 6.3 is a pretty low figure nowadays.
Where'd you find this info? If you put it together, kudos for taking the time.
Should also be pointed out that Brendon Haywood makes 6. Essentially the same.
I took the stats from nba.com and found each individual salary from here: