11/14/2016 5:05:23 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - With the NBA signing FIFA Coins a new huge television deal, NBA players have seen a significant increase in their salaries, according to the Daily Mail newspaper, Nov. 14. According to the latest statistics: NBA defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers per capita annual salary is the highest in the world of all professional teams.
The NBA is the league's highest-paid player in the world today. 2015 statistics show that: NBA players average annual salary is 2.7 million pounds; this year, this figure increased to 4.8 million pounds, the highest of which is the defending champion Cavaliers.
This summer, the Cavs retained all of the core lineup, which makes their salary this season to become the first league. LeBron - James this season's salary is £ 24.5 million, the Cavaliers have five players annual salary of more than 7.9 million pounds.
If the average annual salary of each player to rank, the Cavaliers to 6.54 million pounds in all the professional players in the world first, last year, the Cavaliers ranked only 23rd.
Ranked second is the MLB team New York Yankees, the average annual salary of each player is 5.81 million pounds.
Another top five NBA team is the Los Angeles Clippers (third), the average salary of their players this year is 578 million pounds last year, they came in 18th place.
Two European football giants Manchester United (577 million pounds) and Barcelona (5.64 million pounds) were ranked fourth and fifth respectively.
Sixth to tenth are followed by Portland Trail Blazers (£ 5.59 million), Memphis Grizzlies (£ 5.51 million), Dallas Mavericks (£ 5.5 million), Manchester City (£ 5.42 million) and Orlando Magic Million).
The top 20 teams in this list, there are 14 NBA teams. Of the 449 NBA players in 30 NBA teams, 109 have earned at least £ 7.9 million in salary this season.