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    Good Stevie Johnson article

    I haven't heard much about him since he's been playing in Europe, but it looks like he's been pretty successful.

    Blaze Interview: Stevie Johnson NBDL Bound? (Wizbang Sports)



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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    I'm curious; how much money does Stevie / Euro players make? Does a contract with Iowa Energy pay more?


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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    Good find.



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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    I'm curious; how much money does Stevie / Euro players make? Does a contract with Iowa Energy pay more?
    Unless you are on a NBA contract the D-League players don't make nearly as much as you would overseas.


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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    Quote Originally Posted by travman23 View Post
    Unless you are on a NBA contract the D-League players don't make nearly as much as you would overseas.
    I dont even think its close, you can make great money overseas if you can stand to live there. The D league and others like it over here pay very little. You'd pretty much have to have another job to pay the bills.


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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    I'm not sure how much Stevie is making but I know Homan made 180k-200k his first couple years in Europe. I don't think NBDL players make more than 60k(probably less) unless there are under contract with a pro team.



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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    Quote Originally Posted by travman23 View Post
    Unless you are on a NBA contract the D-League players don't make nearly as much as you would overseas.
    that's what I thought. Unless Stevie has a longing desire to move back to the US / Iowa, I can't see why he'd want to take that much of a pay cut..........Then again, if he's still dating Tracy Gahan, I don't blaming him for moving (PS: I thought she was playing in Australia, or some thing like that).


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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    Paul Shirley's book said he made good money playing overseas. Anybody ever know what happenned to Martin Rancik, he has to be playing pro ball somewhere?



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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    Quote Originally Posted by arganbright2 View Post
    Paul Shirley's book said he made good money playing overseas. Anybody ever know what happenned to Martin Rancik, he has to be playing pro ball somewhere?
    Last I knew Martin and Horton were on the same team in Italy. That was a while back though...



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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    Quote Originally Posted by drmwevr08 View Post
    I dont even think its close, you can make great money overseas if you can stand to live there.
    Spoken like a true American!



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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    $1.83 american, what can we get for that? A Slovakian fancy hotel and everything that goes with it. Gotta love the exchange rate! -Euro Trip


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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    D League players don't even make more than $25,000 from the people I have talked to that are close to players.


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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    If the NBA ever wants the best talent NOT in the NBA to play in the D-League they are going to HAVE to offer development contracts and have the big teams pay the players...



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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    Quote Originally Posted by superman_101680 View Post
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    Re: Good Stevie Johnson article

    According to Wikipedia, Fizer has a deal in Israel for $900,000 / year.



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