OKC Thunder players miss first pay day because of NBA lockout

BY JOHN ROHDE, Staff Writer, jrohde@opubco.com Published: November 15, 2011
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The Thunder, which originally was scheduled to play the New Jersey Nets on Wednesday at Chesapeake Energy Arena, would have played eight regular-season games before Tuesday's payday.

Here is the eight-game gross pay for each Thunder player:

PLAYER - PAY PER GAME - NOV. 15 PAYDAY

Kevin Durant - $165,899.39 - $1,327,195.10

Kendrick Perkins - $89,922.27 - $719,378.16

Russell Westbrook - $61,980.68 - $495,845.44

James Harden - $56,155.61 - $449,244.88

Nate Robinson - $54,878.05 - $439,024.40

Nazr Mohammed - $45,731.71 - $365,853.68

Thabo Sefolosha - $43,292.68 - $346,341.44

Nick Collison - $39,914.60 - $319,316.80

x-Daequan Cook - $38,131.27: $305,050.16

Cole Aldrich - $27,878.05 - $223,024.40

Eric Maynor - $18,496.10 - $147,968.80

Byron Mullens - $15,709.76 - $125,678.08

Serge Ibaka - $15,709.76 - $125,678.08

Royal Ivey - $14,634.15 - $117,073.20

y-Reggie Jackson - $12,118.29 - $96,946.32

x-based on Thunder's qualifying offer last June

y-based on 100 percent of projected 2011-12 rookie salary scale for the No. 24 pick