The Answer was one of the best players in the NBA from the day he entered the league as the No. 1 pick in the draft by the 76ers until his body broke down after more than a decade of his fearless style of play. He made the All-Star team every year from 2000 when he was the league’s MVP until 2010. He was a four-time scoring champ, three-time steals champ, routinely led the league in minutes and almost single-handedly led the 76ers to the NBA Finals in the 2000-2001 season. He made $20.8 million at the peak of his earning power.
13) Rasheed Wallace ― $158,110,581
Wallace averaged 14.4 points, 6.7 rebounds and 1.8 steals per game throughout his 16 years in the NBA when he made four All-Star teams and was crucial to the Detroit Pistons winning the title in 2004 after a trade from the Atlanta Hawks.He was more good than great during his career but the year he was traded was also the year he was making $17 million in the final year of a deal signed with the Portland Trail Blazers.