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# Who has the highest PER in NBA history?

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Rank Player PER
—- —————– —–
1. Michael Jordan* 27.91
2. LeBron James 27.49
3. Anthony Davis 27.42
4. Shaquille O’Neal* 26.43

The player efficiency rating (PER) is a rating of a player’s per-minute productivity. To generate PER, I created formulas — outlined in tortuous detail in my book “Pro Basketball Forecast” — that return a value for each of a player’s accomplishments.

## Who is statistically the best NBA player?

– LeBron James: 7,491.
– Michael Jordan: 5,987.
– Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: 5,762.

## What is a good PER in the NBA?

A league-average PER is always 15.00, which permits comparisons of player performance across seasons. PER takes into account accomplishments, such as field goals, free throws, 3-pointers, assists, rebounds, blocks and steals, and negative results, such as missed shots, turnovers and personal fouls.

## Who has the highest salary in the NBA 2020?

RK NAME SALARY
— ——————— ———–
1 Stephen Curry, PG \$43,006,362
2 Russell Westbrook, PG \$41,358,814
3 Chris Paul, PG \$41,358,814
4 John Wall, PG \$41,254,920

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## What is usage rate in the NBA?

Usage rate calculates what percentage of team plays a player was involved in while he was on the floor, provided that the play ends in one of the three true results: field-goal attempt, free-throw attempt or turnover. On average, a player will have a usage rate of 20 percent.

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## Who leads the NBA in steals 2019 2020?

Steals STL
——————– —
1 Larry Nance Jr.CLE 2.7
2 OG AnunobyTOR 2.2
3 Jrue HolidayMIL 2.0
3 Kawhi LeonardLAC 2.0

## Who leads the NBA in blocks 2020?

Blocks BLK
——————- —
1 Myles TurnerIND 3.7
2 Christian WoodHOU 2.3
3 Chris BoucherTOR 2.2
3 Rudy GobertUTAH 2.2

## Who has the highest usage rate in the NBA?

Rank Player Usg%
—- —————– —–
1. Russell Westbrook 41.65
2. James Harden 40.47
3. Kobe Bryant* 38.74
4. Russell Westbrook 38.37

## Who has the highest NBA contract?

– Damian Lillard, Trail Blazers: \$257 million over six years. …
– Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks: \$255.6 over six years. …
– Russell Westbrook, Thunder: \$233 million over six years. …
– James Harden, Rockets: \$228 million over six years.

## Who has the most dunks in the NBA 2019 2020?

– Rudy Gobert, Utah Jazz: 292.
– Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks: 273. …
– Clint Capela, Houston Rockets: 230. …
– Montrezl Harrell, Los Angeles Clippers: 196. …
– JaVale McGee, Los Angeles Lakers: 185. …

## What does Per mean in the NBA?

player efficiency rating

## Who is the best NBA player of all time 2020?

– 14 8. Luka Doncic, Mavericks. 14 / 21. …
– 15 7. Joel Embiid, 76ers. 15 / 21. …
– 16 6. Nikola Jokic, Nuggets. 16 / 21. …
– 17 5. Anthony Davis, Lakers. 17 / 21. …
– 18 4. James Harden, Rockets. 18 / 21. …
– 19 3. LeBron James, Lakers. 19 / 21. …
– 20 2. Kawhi Leonard, Clippers. 20 / 21. …
– 21 1. Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks. 21 / 21.

## Who is the highest paid NBA player of all time?

Player Salary Team
———– ———– ——————–
Paul George \$33,005,556 Los Angeles Clippers

## Who is the number 1 NBA player of all time?

Rank Player From
—- —————- —-
1 Michael Jordan 1985
2 Wilt Chamberlain 1960
3 Bill Russell 1957