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Power Forward Age: 38 Exp: 18 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#9 overall), 1998 College: Agent(s): Holger Geschwinder
  • Current Contract

    Dirk Nowitzki signed a 2 year / $50,000,000 contract with the Dallas Mavericks, including $29,096,386 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $25,000,000. In 2016-17, Nowitzki will earn a base salary of $24,096,386. Nowitzki has a cap hit of $24,096,386 while his dead money value is $29,096,386.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $50,000,000
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $25,000,000
    Signed Using: Bird
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2016-17 Contract details by year 38 $24,096,386 $24,096,386 $29,096,386
    2017-18 Contract details by year 39 $25,903,614 $25,903,614 $5,000,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 40 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2017 $5 million guaranteed
    Sources: NBA contract specifics generally collected from media releases, Basketball Insiders & The Vertical.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2016

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $25,000,000
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $8,333,333
    Signed Using: Cap Space
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead
    2014-15 Contract details by year 36 $7,974,482 $7,974,482 $50,000,000
    2015-16 Contract details by year 37 $8,333,334 $8,333,334 $34,051,036
    2016-17 Contract details by year 38 $8,692,184 $8,692,184 $17,384,368
    • 2016 Player Option (Cap Hold if opts out $12,500,001)
    • No Trade Clause
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    A look at the calculated cash earnings for Dirk Nowitzki, including any upcoming years.

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    1998-1999 Player Cash Earnings $1,472,640 - - - $1,472,640
    1999-2000 Player Cash Earnings $1,583,040 - - - $1,583,040
    2000-2001 Player Cash Earnings $1,693,560 - - - $1,693,560
    2001-2002 Player Cash Earnings $2,157,595 - - - $2,157,595
    2002-2003 Player Cash Earnings $10,067,750 - - - $10,067,750
    2003-2004 Player Cash Earnings $11,326,219 - - - $11,326,219
    2004-2005 Player Cash Earnings $12,584,688 - - - $12,584,688
    2005-2006 Player Cash Earnings $13,843,156 - - - $13,843,156
    2006-2007 Player Cash Earnings $15,101,625 - - - $15,101,625
    2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $16,360,094 - - - $16,360,094
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $18,077,904 - - - $18,077,904
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $19,795,714 - - - $19,795,714
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $17,278,618 - - - $17,278,618
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $15,367,434 - - - $15,367,434
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $20,907,128 - - - $20,907,128
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $22,721,381 - - - $22,721,381
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $7,974,482 - - - $7,974,482
    2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $8,333,334 - - - $8,333,334
    Est. Earnings (18 seasons) $216,646,362 - - - $216,646,362
    2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $24,096,386 - - - $24,096,386
    2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $25,903,614 - - - $25,903,614
    $266,646,362 - - - $266,646,362
  • Fines & Suspensions

    A look at the reported fines & suspensions for Dirk Nowitzki, and the financial implications.

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    04/25/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-OKC game (playoff)
    04/16/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-OKC game (playoff)
    04/13/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during SAS-DAL game
    04/11/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-UTH game
    03/18/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-DAL game
    01/26/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-LAL game
    12/16/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-IND game
    11/16/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-PHI game
    03/16/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-DAL game
    03/06/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-GSW game
    01/05/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-BKN game
    11/09/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-DAL game
    10/28/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-SAS game
    04/28/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during SAS-DAL game (playoff)
    04/23/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-SAS game (playoff)
    03/16/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-OKC game
    01/24/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-BKN game
    01/18/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during POR-DAL game
    01/15/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-LAC game
    11/30/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIN-DAL game
    11/20/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-DAL game
    11/08/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-MIN game
    - $47,000
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