POWER FORWARD/CENTER PAY SCALE
Serge Ibaka has agreed to terms on a four-year extension with the Thunder reportedly worth $48 million, starting with the 2013-14 season. Here are NBA power forwards/centers under contract who in 2013-14 will have salaries in close proximity to Ibaka's $12 million average.
Kevin Love (Minnesota), $14,693,906
Brook Lopez (Brooklyn), $14,693,906
Emeka Okafor (Washington), $14,544,687
Roy Hibbert (Indiana), $14,283,844
Luol Deng (Chicago), $14,275,000
Tyson Chandler (New York), $14,100,537
David Lee (Golden State), $13,878,000
Nene' (Washington), $13,000,000
Kris Humphries (Brooklyn), $12,000,000
Joakim Noah (Chicago), $11,100,000
DeAndre Jordan (LA Clippers), $10,986,550
JaVale McGee (Denver), $10,750,000
Tim Duncan (San Antonio), $10,361,446
Gerald Wallace (Brooklyn), $10,105,885
Top earners (2012-13)
1. Dirk Nowitzki (Dallas) $20,907,128; 2. Amar'e Stoudamire (New York) $19,948,799; 3. Dwight Howard (LA Lakers) $19,261,200; 4. Pau Gasol (LA Lakers) $19,000,000; 5. Elton Brand (Philadelphia/Dallas) x-$18,160,354.
x-Includes amnesty payoff of $16,060,354 with the Sixers.