Eric Gordon

Shooting Guard Age: 26 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#7 overall), 2008 College: Indiana Agent(s): Robert T. Pelinka
  • Current Contract

    Eric Gordon signed a 4 year / $58,365,563 contract with the New Orleans Hornets, including $58,365,563 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $14,591,391. In 2015-16, Gordon will earn a base salary of $15,514,031. Gordon has a cap hit of $15,514,031 while his dead money value is $15,514,031.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $58,365,563
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $14,591,391
    Signed Using: Bird
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2012-13 Contract details by year 23 $13,668,750 $13,668,750 $58,365,583
    2013-14 Contract details by year 24 $14,283,844 $14,283,844 $44,696,833
    2014-15 Contract details by year 25 $14,898,938 $14,898,938 $30,412,989
    2015-16 Contract details by year 26 $15,514,031 $15,514,031 $15,514,031
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2015 Player Option exercised
    • Trade Restriction: 12/15/12
    • No-Trade Clause: 7/14/13
    • Trade Kicker: 15%
    Sources: NBA contract specifics generally collected from media releases, Basketball Insiders & ShamSports.

    Previous Contracts

    2008-2011Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $12,290,944
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $3,072,736
    Signed Using:
    Free Agent: 2012 / RFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead
    2008-09 Contract details by year 19 $2,623,200 $2,623,200 -
    2009-10 Contract details by year 20 $2,819,880 $2,819,880 -
    2010-11 Contract details by year 21 $3,016,680 $3,016,680 -
    2011-12 Contract details by year 22 $3,083,635 $3,831,183 -
    2012-13 Contract details by year 23 $5,137,616 $5,137,616 -
    • 2010 Club Option exercised
    • 2011 Club Option exercised
    • 2011 82 game salary $3,831,183
    • 2012 Qualifying Offer extended
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $2,623,200 - - - $2,623,200
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $2,819,880 - - - $2,819,880
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,016,680 - - - $3,016,680
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,083,635 - - - $3,083,635
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $13,668,750 - - - $13,668,750
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $14,283,844 - - - $14,283,844
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $14,898,938 - - - $14,898,938
    2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $15,514,031 - - - $15,514,031
    Est. Earnings (8 seasons) $69,908,958 - - - $69,908,958
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    02/19/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during NYK-NOLA game
    - $2,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Eric Gordon ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($15,514,031) Rank
    NBA: #31
    Western: #0
    Western Southwest: #0
    New Orleans Pelicans: #1
    Shooting Guard: #6

    Total Cash ($15,514,031) Rank
    NBA: #31
    Shooting Guard: #6

    Average Annual ($14,591,391) Rank
    NBA: #38
    Shooting Guard: #8