Team and Top NBA Player Salaries

NBA TEAM SALARIES FOR 2004-05 SEASON
By InsideHoops.com / Feb. 5, 2005. Salaries are rounded off.

RANK TEAM TOTAL SALARY
1) New York Knicks $103,100,000
2) Dallas Mavericks $90,900,00
3) Portland Trail Blazers $75,000,000
4) Philadelphia 76ers $70,700,000
5) Minnesota Timberwolves $70,300,000
6) Memphis Grizzlies $68,100,000
7) Indiana Pacers $63,200,000
8) Boston Celtics $63,000,000
9) Sacramento Kings $62,000,000
10) Los Angeles Lakers $61,000,000
11) Orlando magic $60,500,000
12) Milwaukee Bucks $57,000,000
13) Houston Rockets $56,000,000
14) Golden State Warriors $56,800,000
15) Miami Heat $54,200,000
16) New Jersey Nets $54,000,000
17) Seattle SuperSonics $52,000,000
18) Detroit Pistons $51,700,000
19) Chicago Bulls $51,200,000
20) Toronto Raptors $51,000,000
21) Washington Wizards $47,000,000
22) Cleveland Cavaliers $47,000,000
23) San Antonio Spurs $44,500,000
24) Los Angeles Clippers $44,000,000
25) New Orleans Hornets $43,700,000
26) Utah Jazz $43,700,000
27) Denver Nuggets $43,700,000
28) Phoenix Suns $43,100,000
29) Atlanta Hawks $39,000,000
30) Charlotte Bobcats $23,000,000

TOP NBA PLAYER SALARIES FOR 2004-05 SEASON
By InsideHoops.com / January 5, 2005

RANK PLAYER SALARY
1) Shaquille O’Neal, Miami $27,696,429
2) Chris Webber, Sacramento $17,531,250
3) Allan Houston, New York $17,531,250
4) Kevin Garnett, Minnesota $16,000,000
5) Jason Kidd, New Jersey $14,796,000
5) Jermaine O’Neal, Indiana $14,796,000
7) Ray Allen, Seattle $14,625,000
7) Shareef Abdur-Rahim, Portland $14,625,000
7) Allen Iverson, Philadelphia $14,625,000
7) Antoine Walker, Atlanta $14,625,000
7) Zydrunas Ilgauskas, Cleveland $14,625,000
7) Latrell Sprewell, Minnesota $14,625,000
7) Stephon Marbury, New York $14,625,000
7) Anfernee Hardaway $14,625,000
15) Michael Finley, Dallas $14,609,375
16) Tracy McGrady, Houston $14,487,000
16) Jalen Rose, Toronto $14,487,000
16) Keith Van Horn, Milwaukee $14,487,000
16) Grant Hill, Orlando $14,487,000
20) Tim Duncan, San Antonio $14,260,640
21) Kobe Bryant, L.A. Lakers $14,175,000
22) Eddie Jones, Miami $13,455,000
23) Brian Grant, L.A. Lakers $13,233,434
24) Tim Thomas, New York $12,900,000
25) Antonio Davis, Chicago $12,865,000
26) Antawn Jamison, Washington $12,584,688
26) Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas $12,584,688
26) Vince Carter, New Jersey $12,584,688
29) Paul Pierce $12,570,000
30) Damon Stoudamire $12,200,000