If you have ever dreamed of becoming a professional basketball player we have a little bit of extra incentive for you today. Besides the fame and celebrity status that the elite basketball player receive they can also become quite rich. Prepare to be very jealous as we have put together a list of the 10 richest NBA players to ever step on the court. If you put in the right amount of hard work and have the perfect mix of size and talent then you could find yourself topping this list someday.
1. Gary Payton – $130 Million
Gary Payton is starting off our list of the 10 richest NBA players. If you are a little younger you might not remember Payton. He was a superstar in the league who earned the nickname The Glove because of the way he was able to shut down opposing players with his stellar defensive skills. He was also a prolific scorer who could make shots from every area of the court. Payton is best known for being one of people who could try to contain Michael Jordan. Gary Payton has a net worth of $130 million.
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