NBA Max Salary: Mo' Money, Mo' Problems? : Qualified Max Players

1 | Season | Max Players Based on Tentative Agreement | Max Players Based on Wins Produced |
---|---|---|---|

2 | 2012 | Derrick Rose (1X MVP) | Kevin Love (2X) |

3 | 2011 | Kevin Durant (2X All-NBA) | Kevin Durant (3X) Al Horford (2X) Joakim Noah (2X) |

4 | 2010 | None | Brandon Roy (2X) Rajon Rondo (2X) |

5 | 2009 | Chris Paul (2X All-NBA) | Deron Williams (2X) Chris Paul (4X) David Lee (3X) |

6 | 2008 | Dwight Howard (2X All-NBA) | Dwight Howard (4X) Emeka Okafor (2X) Josh Childress (3X) Luol Deng (2X) Andre Iguodala (4X) Andris Biedrins (2X) Al Jefferson (2X) |

7 | 2007 | LeBron James (2X All-NBA, 3X All-Star) Carmelo Anthony (2X All-NBA) Dwyane Wade (2X All-NBA, 2X All-Star) | LeBron James (3X) Chris Bosh (2X) Dwyane Wade (3X) |

8 | 2006 | Yao Ming (2X All-NBA, 4X All-Star) | Yao Ming (4X) |

9 | 2005 | None | Richard Jefferson (2X) Andrei Kirilenko (3X) |

10 | 2004 | None | None |

11 | 2003 | Steve Francis (2X All-Star) | Elton Brand (2X) Steve Francis (2X) Shawn Marion (3X) Andre Miller (2X) |

12 | 2002 | Vince Carter (2X All-NBA, 3X All-Star) Dirk Nowitzki (2X All-NBA) | Vince Carter (2X) Dirk Nowitzki (2X) Paul Pierce (4X) |

13 | 2001 | None. 1999 CBA added one year to length of rookie-scale contracts | None |

14 | 2000 | Tim Duncan (3X All-NBA) | Tim Duncan (3X) |

15 | 1999 | None | None |

16 | 1998 | None | Arvydas Sabonis (3X) |

17 | Totals | 12 Max Players | 31 Max Players |