Los Angeles Lakers 2016 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Los Angeles Lakers 2016-17 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, exceptions, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Player (15) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
DengLuol Deng 31 SF Cap Space $18,000,000 - - ($72,000,000) $18,000,000 19.11
MozgovTimofey Mozgov 30 C Cap Space $16,000,000 - - ($64,000,000) $16,000,000 16.98
ClarksonJordan Clarkson 24 SG Early Bird $12,500,000 - - ($50,000,000) $12,500,000 13.27
BrewerCorey Brewer 30 SG Cap Space $7,612,172 - - ($15,191,538) $7,612,172 8.08
BlackTarik Black 24 C Early Bird $6,191,000 - - ($6,191,000) $6,191,000 6.57
YoungNick Young 31 SF Cap Space $5,443,918 - - ($11,112,585) $5,443,918 5.78
RussellD'Angelo Russell 20 PG Rookie $5,332,800 - - ($10,895,160) $5,332,800 5.66
IngramBrandon Ingram 18 SF Rookie $5,281,680 - - ($10,801,080) $5,281,680 5.61
RandleJulius Randle 21 PF Rookie $3,267,120 - - ($7,416,362) $3,267,120 3.47
EnnisTyler Ennis 21 PG Rookie $1,733,880 - - ($1,733,880) $1,733,880 1.84
Nance Jr.Larry Nance Jr. 23 PF Rookie $1,207,680 - - ($2,467,320) $1,207,680 1.28
ZubacIvica Zubac 19 C Cap Space $1,034,956 - - ($2,116,485) $1,034,956 1.10
World PeaceMetta World Peace 36 SF Minimum $1,551,659 - - ($980,431) $980,431 1.04
RobinsonThomas Robinson 25 PF Minimum $1,050,961 - - ($980,431) $980,431 1.04
NwabaDavid Nwaba 23 SG Minimum $73,528 - - ($73,528) $73,528 0.08


2016-17 Earned Cap

Cap breakdowns for players that were on the roster via 10-day contracts.

Player (2) Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Signing Bonus Trade Kicker Likely Incentives Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
NwabaDavid Nwaba SG $31,969 - - - ($31,969) $31,969 0.03
NwabaDavid Nwaba SG $31,969 - - - ($31,969) $31,969 0.03


2016-17 Dead Cap

Cap breakdowns for players who have been traded or released. All count against the team's Total Cap Allocations.

Player (4) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Signing Bonus Trade Kicker Dead Money Cap Figure Cap %
CalderonJose Calderon 34 PG $7,315,950 - - - $7,315,950 7.77
BrownAnthony Brown 23 SF $874,636 - - - $874,636 0.93
JianlianYi Jianlian 28 PF $250,000 - - - $250,000 0.27
AugusteZach Auguste 23 PF $60,000 - - - $60,000 0.06


Exceptions

Exceptions are essentially "grants" offering teams an additional way to sign players. Exceptions can be split up for multiple player signings, however only one of these exceptions may be used in a season and they cannot be combined.

Room Mid-Level Exception Details is awarded annually to teams who are below the cap (eliminating the NTMLE/TMLE/BAE) and can be used for contracts up to 2 years in length.

Type Amount Amount Remaining Reason/Notes Expire Date
Room Exception $2,898,000 $2,898,000


2016-17 Luxury Tax Totals

Denotes the Lakers current standing in terms of the luxury tax threshold. Teams that spend over the threshold pay fines (estimated below).

Type Totals
2016 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold $113,287,000
Total Taxable Salaries $94,314,645
Luxury Tax Space $18,972,355


2016-17 Los Angeles Lakers Salary Cap Totals

The Lakers are currently over the league salary cap. This means Cap Holds & Exceptions are NOT included in their Total Cap Allocations, and renouncing these figures will not afford them any cap space. The team may only sign outside players using any available exceptions or at league minimum salaries.

Cap Type Total
Active Roster Cap $85,639,596
Earned Money $63,938
Dead Money $8,500,586
Cap Holds -
Total Salaries $94,204,120
2016 NBA Salary Cap Max $94,143,000
Actual Cap Max Space $-61,120
Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $85,639,596
Earned Money $63,938
Dead Money $8,500,586
Total Cap Allocations $94,204,120
2016 NBA Salary Cap Max $94,143,000
Cap Max Space $-61,120
Practical Cap Space $-61,120