Poll

Best contract in the NBA?

Marcus Morris (2/~10.4)
3 (7.5%)
Patrick Beverley (2/~10.5)
0 (0%)
Markieff Morris (2/16.6)
1 (2.5%)
Kemba Walker (2/24)
12 (30%)
Nikola Vucevic (2/25)
2 (5%)
Eric Bledsoe (2/29.5)
0 (0%)
Tobias Harris (2/30.8 )
0 (0%)
Jonathon Simmons (3/18)
3 (7.5%)
Jae Crowder (3/~21.9)
0 (0%)
Jordan Clarkson (3/37.5)
0 (0%)
Khris Middleton (3/40.1)
7 (17.5%)
Eric Gordon (3/~40.5)
1 (2.5%)
Robert Covington (4/64)
1 (2.5%)
Victor Oladipo (4/84)
3 (7.5%)
other (please specify below)
7 (17.5%)

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Poll : best contract in the NBA
« on: December 04, 2017, 06:14:44 PM »

Offline Jvalin

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I've not included :
- expiring contracts (IT, Bradley, Lou Williams etc.)
- max or near-max contracts (Giannis, KD, Draymond Green, Butler etc.)
- rookie scale contracts (KAT, Porzingis, Ben Simmons, Brown, Tatum etc.)
- second rounders on their first contract out of college (Brogdon, Richaun Holmes, Ojeleye etc.)
- second rounders coming from overseas who signed their contract before making a name for themselves (Jokic, Willy Hernangomez etc.)

So here are some of the options available :

Spencer Dinwiddie (2 years, $3,180,397)
Manu Ginobili (2 years, $5,000,000)
JJ Barea (2 years, $7,614,750)
Jamal Crawford (2 years, $8,872,400)
Justin Holiday (2 years, $9,000,000)
Dirk Nowitzki (2 years, $10,000,000 - final year team option)
Marcus Morris (2 years, $10,375,000)
Patrick Beverley (2 years, $10,540,542 - final year team option)
Milos Teodosic (2 years, $12,300,000)
Jeremy Lamb (2 years, $14,000,000)
Al-Farouq Aminu (2 years, $14,276,140)
JaMychal Green (2 years, $16,400,000)
Markieff Morris (2 years, $16,600,000)
Rudy Gay (2 years, $17,232,300 - final year player option)
Danny Green (2 years, $20,000,000 - final year player option)
Darren Collison (2 years, $20,000,000)
Kemba Walker (2 years, $24,000,000)
Nikola Vucevic (2 years, $25,000,000)
Marcin Gortat (2 years, $26,347,827)
Tyson Chandler (2 years $26,585,000)
Ricky Rubio (2 years, $28,900,000)
Eric Bledsoe (2 years, $29,500,000)
Tobias Harris (2 years, $30,800,000)

Nene (3 years, $11,954,440)
Patrick Patterson (3 years, $16,354,800 - final year player option)
Jonathon Simmons (3 years, $18,000,000)
DJ Augustin (3 years, $21,750,000)
Jae Crowder (3 years, $21,917,475)
Kyle Korver (3 years, $22,060,000)
Shaun Livingston (3 years, $23,692,308)
CJ Miles (3 years, $25,000,000 - final year player option)
Bogdan Bogdanovic (3 years, $27,000,000)
Andre Roberson (3 years, $30,000,000)
Jordan Clarkson (3 years, $37,500,000)
Dion Waiters (3 years, $38,115,000)
Khris Middleton (3 years, $40,100,000 - final year player option)
Eric Gordon (3 years, $40,501,125)
Jeff Teague (3 years, $57,000,000 - final year player option)
George Hill (3 years, $57,000,000)

Norman Powell (4 years, $41,965,056 - deal kicks in next season)
Tony Snell (4 years, $44,000,000 - final year player option)
TJ Warren (4 years, $47,000,000 - deal kicks in next season)
Patty Mills (4 years, $48,000,000)
Joe Ingles (4 years, $48,000,002)
Robert Covington (4 years, $64,000,000 - deal kicks in next season)
Evan Fournier (4 years, $68,000,000)
Gary Harris (4 years, $74,000,000 - deal kicks in next season)
Victor Oladipo (4 years, $84,000,000)
« Last Edit: December 04, 2017, 07:45:28 PM by Jvalin »

Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #1 on: December 04, 2017, 06:45:45 PM »

Offline eja117

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I argued with myself between Middleton, Kemba, and Oladipo

Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #2 on: December 04, 2017, 06:52:28 PM »

Offline Phantom255x

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Kemba Walker easily.

There are some other really good contracts, but Kemba's looks like an absolute bargain especially considering production.

Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #3 on: December 04, 2017, 06:54:54 PM »

Offline eja117

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Spencer Dinwiddie has a heck of a contract

Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #4 on: December 04, 2017, 07:10:46 PM »

Offline RodyTur10

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Kemba Walker easily.

There are some other really good contracts, but Kemba's looks like an absolute bargain especially considering production.

I agree on this pick. TP.

Walker is only Charlottes 6th best paid player (after Howard, Batum, M.Williams, Kidd-Gilchrist, C.Zeller). He can't be very happy about that considering he's easily the best among them.

Also a TP for Jvalin for doing some work to start an interesting thread. Because I had multiple options I also selected E.Gordon, who also brings great value for his contract.

Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #5 on: December 04, 2017, 07:13:18 PM »

Offline blink

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I said Kemba too...MM has been playing at a high level for us and his contract is peanuts too, but Kemba is playing really well.

Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #6 on: December 04, 2017, 07:13:45 PM »

Offline GratefulCs

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i vote tatum
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Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #7 on: December 04, 2017, 07:29:27 PM »

Offline celticsclay

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Middleton or Walker? That George Hill contract is terrible.

Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #8 on: December 04, 2017, 07:33:58 PM »

Offline Roy H.

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It goes against the rules, but Lebron. Always Lebron.

Okay Thompson has another year left, right? Thatís a bargain, as is Drayís.


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Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #9 on: December 04, 2017, 07:52:01 PM »

Offline GC003332

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I voted for Dirk , not for his on court production but for his ability to get paying customers to still turn up to see Mavs home games , despite being one of the worst teams in the league they still sell out all their home games in large part due to him still being associated with the franchise.

Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #10 on: December 05, 2017, 11:09:55 AM »

Offline wdleehi

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I voted Lebron.   

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Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #11 on: December 05, 2017, 11:43:12 AM »

Offline DefenseWinsChamps

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Would Theis count according to your criteria? He's quickly becoming great value.
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Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #12 on: December 05, 2017, 12:17:41 PM »

Offline footey

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Kyrie is locked for  2 years at old max. How much is that? 

Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #13 on: December 12, 2017, 03:05:05 AM »

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Not even one mention of Tyreke Evans?  That just might be the signing of the offseason given his contract-to-production ratio, and I'm honestly surprised that Ainge didn't go after him, given his previous interest in the former ROY.  Didn't Danny once try to trade Rondo for Tyreke?  I lost track in regards to Ainge trying to trade Rondo a long time ago, lol.

Re: Poll : best contract in the NBA
« Reply #14 on: December 12, 2017, 04:44:33 PM »

Offline RodyTur10

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Not even one mention of Tyreke Evans?  That just might be the signing of the offseason given his contract-to-production ratio, and I'm honestly surprised that Ainge didn't go after him, given his previous interest in the former ROY.  Didn't Danny once try to trade Rondo for Tyreke?  I lost track in regards to Ainge trying to trade Rondo a long time ago, lol.

Funny to name Rondo. Also a great contract for the same type of money. Really overlooked.

Why do players like Teague and Hill earn around 20 million and Rondo only 3?