It could easily be argued that the league is as talented than ever. Stars like Kobe Bryant are still playing well while younger players like LeBron James and others are taking the league by a storm.
However, this is not to say there are not bad players in the league. Typically players whose contracts have run longer than their skills have lasted stay in the league way past their expiration date, but others simply are lucky.
While it is plausible to be in the NBA with sub par skills, it is nearly impossible to start without a certain level of talent. Looking at the worst starters, many of them are not terrible players, but rather just players better suited for bench roles.
Not everyone in the league can be a Dwyane Wade or Dwight Howard, but here are a few players that would probably be best left on the bench.