7 Most Ridiculous Contract Clauses in NBA History

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7 Most Ridiculous Contract Clauses in NBA History
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Major League Baseball is the king of crazy contract clauses.

I mean, who can forget about the clause in Rollie Fingers' contract that the Oakland A's had to pay for his mustache wax for that glorious handlebar mustache?

However, it's not just baseball players that have all the fun. There are plenty of NBA contracts in recent years with rather ridiculous clauses and performance bonuses.

Some bonuses on contracts make sense, like rookies getting bonuses for playing in the NBA Summer League.

But some of them are just downright strange—like a built-in bonus for Nick Collison if he wins MVP. Is that really necessary?

Anyway, here are some of the more ridiculous NBA contract clauses in recent years and a few from a while back that give me a chuckle.

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