POINT GUARDS / SHOOTING GUARDS / SMALL FORWARDS / POWER FORWARDS / CENTERS

Player Option / Small Forward / 6-9 / Team: Golden State Warriors

26.3 ppg, 7.0 rbg, 5.2 apg

Still only 29 years old, Durant is just now entering his career peak. Will dominate for seasons to come.

Agent: Rich Kleiman

2017/18 Earnings: $25,000,000

Career Earnings: $132,183,333

Player Option / Small Forward / 6-8 / Team: Cleveland Cavaliers

27.2 ppg, 7.0 rpg, 8.2 apg

The best player in the game, James is showing little sign of slowing down even in his age-33 season.

Agent: Rich Paul

2017/18 Earnings: $33,285,709

Career Earnings: $200,607,292

Unrestricted / Center / 6-11 / Team: New Orleans Pelicans

25.9 ppg, 12.4 rpg, 5.0 apg

The most dominant big man in the league who has improved his maturity. DeMarcus Cousins’ newfound consistency is helping take his game to the next level.

Agent: Dan Fegan

2017/18 Earnings: $18,063,850

Career Earnings: $62,648,136

Player Option / Small Forward / 6-9 / Team: Oklahoma City Thunder

20.7 ppg, 5.5 rpg, 3.1 apg

One of the league’s top two-way wings, Paul George does a bit of everything on the floor, including score at a very healthy rate.

Agent: Aaron Mintz

2017/18 Earnings: $19,300,000

Career Earnings: $61,391,831

Unrestricted / Point Guard / 6-0 / Team: Houston Rockets

18.3 ppg, 9.3 apg

When healthy, Chris Paul is still arguably the top pure floor general in the game, with unmatched court vision and underrated scoring chops.

Agent: Leon Rose

2017/18 Earnings: $24,268,959

Career Earnings: $162,527,669

Unrestricted / Point Guard / 5-9 / Team: Cleveland Cavaliers

15.0 ppg, 3.3 apg

The diminutive point guard put up one of the most efficient high-scoring seasons ever in 2016-17. How he adapts to playing alongside LeBron James will help decide the size of his next contract.

Agent: Aaron Goodwin

2017/18 Earnings: $6,261,394

Career Earnings: $23,914,451

Player Option / Center / 6-11 / Team: Los Angeles Clippers

11.9 ppg, 15.1 rpg

One of the NBA’s best rebounders, DeAndre Jordan can make any defense elite merely with his presence down low. 

Agent: Jeff Schwartz

2017/18 Earnings: $22,642,350

Career Earnings: $84,067,825

Restricted / Power Forward / 6-9 / Team: Orlando Magic

18.9 ppg, 7.9 rpg

Aaron Gordon is finally realizing his full potential now that he’s playing power forward, as well as knocking down the three ball more accurately. 

Agent: Bill Duffy

2017/18 Earnings: $5,504,419

Career Earnings: $12,515,040

Restricted / Center / 6-10 / Team: Houston Rockets

14.2 ppg, 11.1 rpg

Clint Capela has become one of the most efficient players in the NBA. He understands his limitations and plays to his strengths extremely well.

Agent: Jason Ranne

2017/18 Earnings: $2,334,528

Career Earnings: $3,728,160

Restricted / Small Forward / 6-8 / Team: Milwaukee Bucks

He can get buckets with the best of them, but will his knees ever be fully healthy?

Agent: Charles Tucker

2017/18 Earnings: $6,782,392

Career Earnings: $15,457,320

Player Option / Small Forward / 6-8 / Team: Oklahoma City Thunder

17.6 ppg, 5.8 rpg

Still one of the league’s top basket-getters, Carmelo Anthony’s scoring prowess will allow him to age gracefully and be effective for years to come.

Agent: Leon Rose

2017/18 Earnings: $26,243,760

Career Earnings: $201,120,659

Unrestricted / Shooting Guard / 6-2 / Team: Detroit Pistons

15.4 ppg, 2.4 rpg

One of the top available shooting guards on the open market, Avery Bradley is a prototypical 3-and-D role player – with a bit of extra scoring ability to boot.

Agent: Brandon Rosenthal

2017/18 Earnings: $8,808,989

Career Earnings: $29,978,423

Team Option / Power Forward / 6-10 / Team: Chicago Bulls

17.4 ppg, 7.0 rpg

Floor-spacing power forward with quick feet defensively who has found new confidence this season, which has allowed him to begin reaching his full potential.

Agent: Dan Fegan

2017/18 Earnings: $12,500,000

Career Earnings: $16,631,175

Restricted / Shooting Guard / 6-5 / Team: Chicago Bulls

An athletic specimen who found his niche playing off the ball, Zach LaVine’s recovery from a torn ACL will determine the size of his next contract. 

Agent: Bill Duffy

2017/18 Earnings: $3,202,217

Career Earnings: $6,445,080

Player Option / Center / 6-11 / Team: New York Knicks

13.4 ppg, 10.1 rpg

Excellent rebounder and finisher near the rim. His defensive shortcomings prevent him from making a bigger impact.

Agent: Max Ergul

2017/18 Earnings: $17,884,176

Career Earnings: $51,648,935

Unrestricted / Power Forward / 6-10 / Team: Utah Jazz

12.5 ppg, 6.8 rpg

An experienced power forward with a respectable face-up game. 

Agent: Wallace Prather

2017/18 Earnings: $12,000,000

Career Earnings: $54,471,159

Unrestricted / Shooting Guard / 6-4 / Team: Cleveland

11.3 ppg, 3.8 apg

An aging-but-still-productive two-guard, Dwyane Wade has re-invented himself as an exceptional bench player.

Agent: Henry Thomas

2017/18 Earnings: $17,878,652

Career Earnings: $176,115,934

Unrestricted / Shooting Guard / 6-6 / Team: Memphis Grizzlies

19.9 ppg, 4.6 apg

An athletic combo guard enjoying a career season, Tyreke Evans’ newfound three-point shooting will make him awfully enticing on the open market this summer. 

Agent: Darren ‘Mats’ Matsubara

2017/18 Earnings: $3,290,000

Career Earnings: $63,831,924

Unrestricted / Center / 7-0 / Team: Los Angeles Lakers

12.7 ppg, 4.1 rpg

A seven-footer with serious range, Brook Lopez can space the floor quite well for a player of his size.

Agent: Darren ‘Mats’ Matsubara

2017/18 Earnings: $22,642,350

Career Earnings: $94,781,137

Restricted / Power Forward / 6-9 / Team: Los Angeles Lakers

13.4 ppg, 7.0 rpg

A talented big man with still-untapped potential, Julius Randle is finally starting to find his place in the league. 

Agent: George Bass

2017/18 Earnings: $4,149,242

Career Earnings: $9,396,720

Restricted / Small Forward / 6-8 / Team: Utah Jazz

16.5 ppg, 1.8 rpg

An athletic wing who has improved his consistency as a sixth man. Averaging career marks in multiple categories.

Agent: Travis King

2017/18 Earnings: $2,386,864

Career Earnings: $4,045,320

Restricted / Shooting Guard / 6-4 / Team: Boston Celtics

9.9 ppg, 4.8 apg

Likely the best defensive guard in the NBA, Marcus Smart can aptly guard positions one through four. His outstanding defense makes up for his struggles as a scorer.

Agent: Happy Walters

2017/18 Earnings: $4,538,019

Career Earnings: $10,293,240

Unrestricted / Shooting Guard / 6-1 / Team: Los Angeles Clippers

22.9 ppg, 4.9 apg

An uber-confident point-scorer, Lou Williams has been one of the league’s most efficient players for years. Still going strong at age 31.

Agent: Wallace Prather

2017/18 Earnings: $7,000,000

Career Earnings: $50,198,368

Unrestricted / Center / 6-11 / Team: Phoenix Suns

10.3 ppg, 7.5 rpg

A beast in the low post with strong rebounding chops. Can still get buckets off the bench.

Agent: David Falk

2017/18 Earnings: $17,884,176

Career Earnings: $51,556,454

Unrestricted / Shooting Guard / 6-5 / Team: Los Angeles Lakers

13.4 ppg, 4.9 rpg

A solid 3-and-D role player, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope would be a great complementary piece on any team. 

Agent: Rich Paul

2017/18 Earnings: $17,745,894

Career Earnings: $11,995,639

Player Option / Small Forward / 6-8 / Team: San Antonio Spurs

11.5 ppg, 5.2 rpg

Recovered nicely from his Achilles injury. Can still be a serviceable scorer off the bench. 

Agent: Roger Montgomery

2017/18 Earnings: $8,406,000

Career Earnings: $115,619,870

Unrestricted / Small Forward / 6-8 / Team: Houston Rockets

12.1 ppg, 4.8 rpg

A threat from beyond the arc and a defensive ace, Trevor Ariza remains an excellent role player.

Agent: Steve Heumann

2017/18 Earnings: $7,400,000

Career Earnings: $67,574,565

Restricted / Center / 6-11 / Team: Portland Trail Blazers

14.6 ppg, 8.0 rpg

A bruising center with some passing chops, Jusuf Nurkic greatly improved his play as a member of the Blazers.

Agent: Aylton Tesch

2017/18 Earnings: $2,947,304

Career Earnings: $5,526,000

Restricted / Point Guard / 6-3 / Team: Orlando Magic

12.5 ppg, 6.5 apg

An athletic lead guard without a three-point shot. Has elite defensive potential.

Agent: Aaron Mintz

2017/18 Earnings: $3,332,340

Career Earnings: $7,517,160

Player Option / Power Forward / 6-8 / Team: Indiana Pacers

11.7 ppg, 5.9 rpg

A quick power forward who can score effectively even if not much of a three-point shooter.

Agent: Jim Tanner

2017/18 Earnings: $12,921,348

Career Earnings: $67,014,175

Restricted / Small Forward / 6-9 / Team: San Antonio Spurs

8.2 ppg, 5.9 rpg

A wing with great size who can play some small-ball power forward, as well as distribute at an above-average rate. 

Agent: Thaddeus Foucher

2017/18 Earnings: $2,151,704

Career Earnings: $3,428,639

Unrestricted / Shooting Guard / 6-6 / Team: Denver Nuggets

14.5 ppg, 4.0 apg

One of the most consistent bench scorers in the league. Would provide a boost to anyone’s reserve unit.

Agent: Aaron Goodwin

2017/18 Earnings: $3,533,333

Career Earnings: $9,320,781

Unrestricted / Point Guard / 6-2 / Team: San Antonio Spurs

8.6 ppg, 4.1 apg

An aging point guard with dwindling athleticism and injury concerns, Tony Parker could still be productive as a reserve.

Agent: Steve Heumann

2017/18 Earnings: $15,453,126

Career Earnings: $145,390,310

Player Option / Shooting Guard / 6-4 / Team: Los Angeles Clippers

15.8 ppg, 3.6 apg

A streaky scorer but underrated defender, Austin Rivers is having a career season in 2017-18.

Agent: Andy Miller

2017/18 Earnings: $11,825,000

Career Earnings: $21,117,240

Unrestricted / Shooting Guard / 6-4 / Team: Philadelphia 76ers

17.3 ppg, 3.4 apg

One of the league’s top three-point shooters with loads of playoff experience.

Agent: Aaron Mintz

2017/18 Earnings: $23,000,000

Career Earnings: $55,516,715

Unrestricted / Shooting Guard / 6-5 / Team: Dallas Mavericks

12.2 ppg, 3.2 rpg

A more-than-serviceable role player, Wesley Matthews knocks down threes and defends at a high level.

Agent: Jeff Austin

2017/18 Earnings: $17,884,175

Career Earnings: $65,562,470

Team Option / Power Forward / 7-0 / Team: Dallas Mavericks

12.5 ppg, 5.5 rpg

A future Hall of Famer who can still score at a somewhat efficient level, despite his advanced age. 

Agent: Holger Geschwindner

2017/18 Earnings: $5,000,000

Career Earnings: $241,646,362

Unrestricted / Power Forward / 0-0 / Team: Houston Rockets

6.8 ppg, 3.4 rpg

An above-average three-point shooter with the ability to defend multiple positions, Luc Richard Mbah a Moute has proven time and time again to be an exceptional role player.

Agent: Darren ‘Mats’ Matsubara

2017/18 Earnings: $2,116,955

Career Earnings: $25,811,485

Player Option / Small Forward / 6-8 / Team: Denver Nuggets

9.7 ppg, 5.4 rpg

A decent scorer, Wilson Chandler can still help teams in a more limited role.

Agent: Jeff Schwartz

2017/18 Earnings: $12,016,854

Career Earnings: $50,806,358

Player Option / Shooting Guard / 6-6 / Team: San Antonio Spurs

8.6 ppg, 3.6 rpg

Would fit nicely on any team. Excellent 3-and-D shooting guard with championship experience.

Agent: Bill Duffy

2017/18 Earnings: $10,000,000

Career Earnings: $32,607,624

Player Option / Point Guard / 6-3 / Team: Brooklyn Nets

A productive point guard with major injury concerns, how he heals from his latest setback will ultimately determine his worth as a player.

Agent: Jim Tanner

2017/18 Earnings: $12,000,000

Career Earnings: $39,981,991

Unrestricted / Power Forward / 6-9 / Team: Cleveland Cavaliers

11.0 ppg, 3.4 rpg

Even on the wrong side of 30, Jeff Green can still run the floor with the best of them, as well as clean up on the offensive glass.

Agent: Roger Montgomery

2017/18 Earnings: $2,116,955

Career Earnings: $73,170,969

Restricted / Shooting Guard / 6-6 / Team: Golden State Warriors

4.0 ppg, 1.5 apg

A young, athletic guard who can fill multiple positions as well as defend at a high level. Understandably hasn’t gotten much playing time on a stacked Warriors team.

Agent: Bill Duffy

2017/18 Earnings: $1,312,611

Career Earnings: $543,471

Unrestricted / Point Guard / 6-1 / Team: New Orleans Pelicans

7.7 ppg, 8.1 apg

A true floor general with championship experience, Rajon Rondo can still dish out assists with the best of them. 

Agent: Bill Duffy

2017/18 Earnings: $6,300,000

Career Earnings: $84,282,884

Player Option / Center / 6-11 / Team: Atlanta Hawks

10.7 ppg, 7.6 rpg

An athletic big man who can block shots, finish near the rim and who has recently extended his range to the three-point line.

Agent: Michael Silverman

2017/18 Earnings: $6,000,000

Career Earnings: $4,661,760

Unrestricted / Center / 6-11 / Team: Dallas Mavericks

4.0 ppg, 4.1 rpg

Mobile center with upside and serious defensive ability. Though he hasn’t been a good fit with the Dallas Mavericks, his potential could still make him attractive to teams on the open market. 

Agent: Rich Paul

2017/18 Earnings: $4,187,599

Career Earnings: $14,329,730

Unrestricted / Shooting Guard / 6-2 / Team: Dallas Mavericks

An effective scorer and underrated defender who can aptly play either backcourt position. 

Agent: Jeff Austin

2017/18 Earnings: $3,028,410

Career Earnings: $4,190,389

Unrestricted / Shooting Guard / 6-4 / Team: Miami Heat

10.7 ppg, 2.8 rpg

A scorcher from beyond the arc, Wayne Ellington has taken his game to new heights over the past two seasons, proving that you can even run your second-unit offense around him.

Agent: Jim Tanner

2017/18 Earnings: $6,270,000

Career Earnings: $25,227,827

Unrestricted / Power Forward / 6-10 / Team: Atlanta Hawks

11.2 ppg, 5.9 rpg

A veteran floor-spacing power forward who would fit nicely in any offensive scheme.

Agent: Mark Bartelstein

2017/18 Earnings: $6,000,000

Career Earnings: $67,753,372

Unrestricted / Center / 6-11 / Team: Brooklyn Nets

5.1 ppg, 3.6 rpg

Would have been the perfect 1990s back-to-the-basket big man. Now, his lack of shooting and foot speed defensively greatly hamper his effectiveness.

Agent: Bill Duffy

2017/18 Earnings: $4,995,120

Career Earnings: $9,371,520