Eight NBA Stars Land in the Forbes Top-25 Highest-Paid Athletes of 2020
NBA players are a bunch of wealthy dudes.
According to a recent Forbes list, eight NBA players landed on the top-25 highest-paid athletes in the world for 2020, headlined by non-other than Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James at five.
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The four-time NBA champion and Hollywood actor has made a combined $101.8 million in salary and endorsements. He was followed by Kevin Durant and Steph Curry, who both landed in the top-10 with $80.1 million and $74.5 million respectively. Rounding out the NBA’s side of the list were Russell Westbrook (14th, $61.1 million), James Harden (16th, $51.1 million), Giannis Antetokounmpo (17th, $49.2 million), Klay Thompson (23rd, $43.3 million) and Kyrie Irving ($43.2 million).
The entire top-1oo list included 23 NBA players in total and was headlined by Lionel Messi, Conor McGregor, Cristiano Ronaldo, and you guessed it, Dak Prescott!
Living the good life must be nice!