Jeremy Lin

Point Guard Age: 27 Exp: 5 Years
College: Harvard Agent(s): James L. Tanner, Jr.
  • Current Contract

    Jeremy Lin signed a 2 year / $4,374,255 contract with the Charlotte Hornets, including $4,374,255 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $2,187,128. In 2015-16, Lin will earn a base salary of $2,139,000. Lin has a cap hit of $2,139,000 while his dead money value is $4,374,255.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $4,374,255
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $2,187,128
    Signed Using: Bi Annual
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015-16 Contract details by year 26 $2,139,000 $2,139,000 $4,374,255
    2016-17 Contract details by year 27 $2,235,255 $2,235,255 $2,235,255
    2017 Free Agent Year 28 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2016 Player Option
    Sources: NBA contract specifics generally collected from media releases, Basketball Insiders & ShamSports.

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2014

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $25,123,938
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $8,374,646
    Signed Using: Cap Space
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead
    2012-13 Contract details by year 23 $5,000,000 $8,374,646 $25,123,938
    2013-14 Contract details by year 24 $5,225,000 $8,374,646 $16,749,292
    2014-15 Contract details by year 25 $14,898,938 $8,374,646 $8,374,646
    • Cap Hold $12,561,969
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    A look at the calculated cash earnings for Jeremy Lin, including any upcoming years.

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $473,604 - - - $473,604
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $762,195 - - - $762,195
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - - $5,000,000
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,225,000 - - - $5,225,000
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $14,898,938 - - - $14,898,938
    2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,139,000 - - - $2,139,000
    Est. Earnings (6 seasons) $28,498,737 - - - $28,498,737
    2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,235,255 - - - $2,235,255
    $30,733,992 - - - $30,733,992
  • Fines & Suspensions

    A look at the reported fines & suspensions for Jeremy Lin, and the financial implications.

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    01/02/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-CHA game
    - $2,000