Tuesday , Aug , 05 , 2008 C.Y. Ellis

Earl Boykins Signs Deal for $3.5 Million in Italy


Earl Boykins Signs Deal for $3.5 Million in Italy
And it don’t stop.

Multiple sources report that Earl "The Squirrel" Boykins has just joined Virtus Bologna, making him the ninth player to ink a deal in the Euroleague having logged meaningful minutes in the NBA last season.  Boykins’ contract is worth an even $3.5 million, making the pint-sized point the highest-paid player in all of Italy.

So, will Boykins be able to justify that kind of cash?  How many more players will jump ship before the summer’s done?  Let us know what you think in the comment box below.