9. Marko Jaric
Marko Jaric / 2009 Salary: $6,575,000
And it's not just because we're jealous that Jaric married Adriana Lima in February.
(Okay, maybe we’re just a bit jealous.)
But beautiful bride aside, Jaric was paid $6.58 million this season, all to average an astounding 2.6 ppg, 1.4 apg, and 1.2 rpg (all career lows). He shot just 33%, and at one point missed 23 straight shots. Due to a slew of minor injuries, Jaric was limited to 53 games this year, averaging 11.4 minutes per contest (also a career low) -- on the Grizzlies.
Maybe he was just distracted all season by Adriana (and maybe that makes Marko Jaric the real MVP):