Study Concludes Giannis Antetokounmpo Is Most Underpaid Player In NBA
An analysis conducted by Forbes concluded that Giannis Antetokounmpo was the most underpaid player in the NBA this season.
The study took into consideration the amount of wins a player produced to get an "expected" salary for that player, then took the difference between a player's "expected" salary and current salary.
By the Forbes metric, Antetokounmpo was responsible for 18.1 wins on the season and should have been paid over $53 million for his contribution as compared to his $24.1 million salary.
Mitchell Robinson, Nikola Vucevic, James Harden, and Rudy Gobert rounded out the top 5.