With the new crop of professional players from the Ohio Valley Conference getting settled in to their new teams, they’re also settling in to their new paychecks. So just how much are the former OVCers getting paid?
Tom Via looked up some of their salaries last night. Here’s what he found for the OVC’s most recent draftees, according to Spotrac:
Isaiah Canaan, Houston Rockets
Team Option in 2015-16: $947k
Robert Covington, Houston Rockets
2014-2015: $816K, but only $150k guaranteed
2015-2016: $947k but all is non-guaranteed
Ian Clark, Utah Jazz
Team option for 2014-2015: $816k
Kevin Murphy, Utah Jazz
Montori Hughes, Indianapolis Colts
Four-year contract valued at $2.3 million. $211,052 signing bonus.
Alan Bonner, Houston Texans
Four-year contract valued at $2.25 million. $97,000 signing bonus.
Rogers Gaines, Baltimore Ravens
Three-year contract valued at $1.5 million. $9,000 signing bonus.
Sherman Carter, San Francisco 49ers
Three-year contract valuted at $1.48 million. $4,000 signing bonus.
As more information about signees becomes available, we’ll be sure to pass along their information as well