James, Durrant, Curry and Harvey – Top 10 on Forbes 100 Paid Athletes List

From June 1, 2016 to June 1, 2017  the top athletes in the world have created a whopping 3.11 billion dollars in combined wealth.  Leading in the top 10 of the list of 100 are “B-Ballers” Lebron James, Kevin Durant, Stephan Curry and James Hardin.  Athletes income is due to great salaries, product endorsements, bonuses, public appearances and prizes.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) drives with the ball during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans in New Orleans, Friday, Dec. 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)
LeBron James, $86.2 million (Basketball, U.S.)


Kevin Durant, $60.6 million (Basketball, U.S.)


Stephen Curry, $47.3 million (Basketball, U.S.)


James Harden, $46.6 million (Basketball, U.S.)

For a complete list and to read more visit https://www.forbes.com/sites/kurtbadenhausen/2017/06/15/full-list-the-worlds-highest-paid-athletes-2017/#4e1051bfd583