A new CBA is supposed to be set up in a way that can protect NBA teams from making monumental mistakes that could cripple their franchise for years. That doesn't mean that teams that will not seriously overpay for talent.
NBA players will continue to receive large contracts and if they do not play as well as expected, they obviously are being paid way too much, right? There are some marquee free agents out there who will demand big money once the lockout is over.
A new CBA will likely be cutting players' salaries by a third, but that will not stop teams from overspending to acquire their missing piece.
Here are six players that will get paid way too much in free agency.