David Lee

Power Forward Age: 32 Exp: 10 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#30 overall), 2005 College: Florida Agent(s): Mark Bartelstein
  • Current Contract

    David Lee signed a 6 year / $79,537,680 contract with the New York Knicks, including $79,537,680 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $13,256,280. In 2015-16, Lee will earn a base salary of $15,493,680. Lee has a cap hit of $15,493,680 while his dead money value is $15,493,680.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $79,537,680
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $13,256,280
    Signed Using: Bird
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2010-11 Contract details by year 27 $10,800,000 $10,800,000 $79,537,680
    2011-12 Contract details by year 28 $9,344,634 $11,610,000 $68,737,680
    2012-13 Contract details by year 29 $12,744,000 $12,744,000 $57,127,680
    2013-14 Contract details by year 30 $13,878,000 $13,878,000 $44,383,680
    2014-15 Contract details by year 31 $15,012,000 $15,012,000 $30,505,680
    2015-16 Contract details by year 32 $15,493,680 $15,493,680 $15,493,680
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Sources: NBA contract specifics generally collected from media releases, Basketball Insiders & ShamSports.

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2009

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $7,000,000
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $7,000,000
    Signed Using:
    Free Agent: 2010 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead
    2009-10 Contract details by year 26 $7,000,000 $7,000,000 -
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2005-2006 Player Cash Earnings $861,360 - - - $861,360
    2006-2007 Player Cash Earnings $926,040 - - - $926,040
    2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $990,600 - - - $990,600
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $1,788,033 - - - $1,788,033
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - - $7,000,000
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $10,800,000 - - - $10,800,000
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $9,344,634 - - - $9,344,634
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $12,744,000 - - - $12,744,000
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $13,878,000 - - - $13,878,000
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $15,012,000 - - - $15,012,000
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $73,344,667 - - - $73,344,667
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    01/08/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-BKN game
    02/27/2013 Player contract details by year 1 game $115,855 for role in a scuffle during GSW-IND game
    11/03/2012 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-LAC game
    $1 $119,855
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how David Lee ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($15,493,680) Rank
    NBA: #19
    Western: #0
    Western Pacific: #0
    Golden State Warriors: #2
    Power Forward: #2

    Total Cash ($15,493,680) Rank
    NBA: #19
    Power Forward: #2

    Average Annual ($13,256,280) Rank
    NBA: #27
    Power Forward: #2