Of course King James has to have a spot on this list. After winning his first championship in a Cavaliers uniform, LeBron James and the Cavs signed a three-year, $100 million deal with a player option for the final season. In 2016-17 he earned $30.9 million, but in his final year of the contract James is due another $35.6 million. The deal may be a short one compared to others on this list, but it comes after two, one-year deals.
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