NBA  Value RankingsNBA 2017 Value Rankings

An up-to-date look at the value rankings of all active NBA players based on a mathematical comparison of their current salary against their cumulative "production points".




Rank Player Team Position Games AAV GP% Prod/GP TVS
1 Joel Embiid PHI C 12 $4,995,257 85.71 43.07 99.37
2 Nikola Jokic DEN C 15 $1,358,500 100.00 39.31 98.82
3 Dakari Johnson OKC C 7 $1,096,929 46.67 8.07 97.22
4 Clint Capela HOU C 16 $1,515,672 100.00 32.49 96.10
5 Karl-Anthony Towns MIN C 15 $6,430,009 100.00 39.54 92.81
6 Zaza Pachulia GSW C 15 $3,477,600 100.00 11.88 89.33
7 Nikola Vucevic ORL C 15 $13,250,000 100.00 32.54 88.38
8 Jusuf Nurkic POR C 15 $2,118,326 100.00 26.47 87.15
9 Myles Turner IND C 9 $2,700,451 56.25 29.32 78.42
10 Nene Hilario HOU C 11 $3,651,480 68.75 13.11 77.35
11 Jakob Poeltl TOR C 15 $2,825,640 100.00 15.03 74.39
12 Lucas Nogueira TOR C 12 $2,118,326 80.00 13.47 74.16
13 Marcin Gortat WAS C 15 $12,000,000 100.00 23.60 72.10
14 Kyle O'Quinn NYK C 15 $4,003,125 100.00 17.57 70.70
15 Al Horford BOS C 14 $28,331,557 87.50 32.62 69.49
16 JaVale McGee GSW C 13 $2,116,955 86.67 9.69 67.21
17 Aron Baynes BOS C 16 $4,328,000 100.00 15.67 66.23
18 Andre Drummond DET C 15 $25,434,263 100.00 39.99 64.71
19 Salah Mejri DAL C 11 $804,825 68.75 15.34 64.29
20 Willie Reed LAC C 13 $1,577,230 92.86 12.71 60.93
21 Marc Gasol MEM C 14 $22,642,350 100.00 37.93 58.58
22 Hassan Whiteside MIA C 10 $24,604,885 66.67 37.77 55.12
23 Dwight Howard CHA C 14 $23,500,000 100.00 29.41 52.69
24 Dewayne Dedmon ATL C 15 $7,050,000 100.00 23.59 49.19
25 Tyler Zeller BKN C 7 $1,821,740 46.67 14.73 48.10
26 Alex Len PHX C 16 $4,187,598 94.12 22.51 45.92
27 DeAndre Jordan LAC C 14 $21,904,013 100.00 30.16 45.61
28 Robin Lopez CHI C 13 $13,503,875 100.00 23.33 40.48
29 Jonas Valanciunas TOR C 11 $16,000,000 73.33 20.62 39.94
30 Kelly Olynyk MIA C 15 $12,500,000 100.00 18.29 39.59
31 Brook Lopez LAL C 16 $21,165,675 100.00 26.33 38.87
32 Tyson Chandler PHX C 13 $13,000,000 76.47 19.78 36.47
33 Enes Kanter NYK C 15 $17,515,007 100.00 27.87 35.22
34 Steven Adams OKC C 12 $25,000,000 80.00 28.04 34.29
35 Kevin Love CLE C 16 $22,642,350 100.00 33.83 33.17
36 Jarrett Allen BKN C 7 $0 46.67 10.27 30.06
37 Willie Cauley-Stein SAC C 15 $3,837,619 100.00 21.37 28.54
38 Rudy Gobert UTH C 12 $25,500,000 75.00 32.48 26.08
39 Al Jefferson IND C 10 $10,000,000 62.50 16.09 25.89
40 Andrew Bogut LAL C 10 $2,328,652 62.50 8.11 25.02
41 Mason Plumlee DEN C 15 $13,666,667 100.00 14.93 21.36
42 Willy Hernangomez NYK C 8 $1,466,125 53.33 7.39 20.04
43 Kosta Koufos SAC C 15 $8,219,750 100.00 16.67 19.05
44 Gorgui Dieng MIN C 12 $15,700,000 80.00 14.22 13.22
45 Greg Monroe PHX C 7 $17,145,838 41.18 16.41 10.17
46 Tristan Thompson CLE C 8 $16,400,000 50.00 13.09 9.31
47 Ian Mahinmi WAS C 15 $16,000,000 100.00 8.51 8.68
48 Cheick Diallo NOP C 11 $832,994 68.75 6.28 6.84
49 Nerlens Noel DAL C 15 $4,187,598 93.75 12.37 6.57
50 Bismack Biyombo ORL C 15 $18,000,000 100.00 11.26 5.04
51 Timofey Mozgov BKN C 14 $16,000,000 93.33 10.16 1.88