Nick Young

Small Forward Age: 30 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#16 overall), 2007 College: Southern California Agent(s): Mark Bartelstein
  • Current Contract

    Nick Young signed a 4 year / $21,326,174 contract with the Los Angeles Lakers, including $21,326,174 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $5,331,544. In 2015-16, Young will earn a base salary of $5,219,169. Young has a cap hit of $5,219,169 while his dead money value is $16,331,754.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $21,326,174
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $5,331,544
    Signed Using: Cap Space
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014-15 Contract details by year 28 $4,994,420 $4,994,420 $21,326,174
    2015-16 Contract details by year 29 $5,219,169 $5,219,169 $16,331,754
    2016-17 Contract details by year 30 $5,443,918 $5,443,918 $11,112,585
    2017-18 Contract details by year 31 $5,668,667 $5,668,667 $5,668,667
    2018 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2017 Player Option
    Sources: NBA contract specifics generally collected from media releases, Basketball Insiders & ShamSports.

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2013

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $2,334,927
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $1,167,464
    Signed Using: Minimum
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead
    2013-14 Contract details by year 27 $1,106,942 $1,106,942 $2,334,927
    2014-15 Contract details by year 28 $1,227,985 $1,227,985 -
    • 2014 Player Option declined
    • 15% Trade Kicker
    • Cap Hold $915,243 (2-yr vet minimum)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    A look at the calculated cash earnings for Nick Young, including any upcoming years.

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $1,491,240 - - - $1,491,240
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $1,602,960 - - - $1,602,960
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,714,800 - - - $1,714,800
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $2,630,503 - - - $2,630,503
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $2,974,714 - - - $2,974,714
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $5,600,000 - - - $5,600,000
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,106,942 - - - $1,106,942
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,994,420 - - - $4,994,420
    2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,219,169 - - - $5,219,169
    Est. Earnings (9 seasons) $27,334,748 - - - $27,334,748
    2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $5,443,918 - - - $5,443,918
    2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $5,668,667 - - - $5,668,667
    $38,447,333 - - - $38,447,333
  • Fines & Suspensions

    A look at the reported fines & suspensions for Nick Young, and the financial implications.

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    11/29/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during IND-LAL game
    02/08/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during LAL-CLE game
    01/16/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-UTH game
    12/26/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-DAL game
    12/19/2014 Player contract details by year Ejection $2,000 for ejection from OKC-LAL game
    12/12/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-SAS game
    11/19/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-HOU game
    04/08/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during HOU-LAL game
    04/02/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during LAL-SAC game
    03/21/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during WAS-LAL game
    01/24/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-ORL game
    01/20/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-CHI game
    01/17/2014 Player contract details by year 1 game $10,063 for throwing a punch at Goran Dragic during LAL-PHX game
    01/15/2014 Player contract details by year Ejection $2,000 for ejection from LAL-PHX game
    12/29/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during PHI-LAL game
    12/23/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-PHX game
    12/13/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL=OKC game
    $1 $46,063