Marcus Thornton

Shooting Guard Age: 27 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#43 overall), 2009 College: Louisiana State Agent(s): Anthony Dutt
  • Current Contract

    Marcus Thornton signed a 4 year / $31,150,000 contract with the Sacramento Kings, including $31,150,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $7,787,500. In 2014-15, Thornton will earn a base salary of $8,575,000. Thornton has a cap hit of $8,575,000 while his dead money value is $8,575,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $31,150,000
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $7,787,500
    Signed Using: Cap Space
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2011-12 Contract details by year $5,634,146 $7,000,000 $31,150,000
    2012-13 Contract details by year $7,525,000 $7,525,000 $24,150,000
    2013-14 Contract details by year $8,050,000 $8,050,000 $16,625,000
    2014-15 Contract details by year $8,575,000 $8,575,000 $8,575,000
    2015-16 Contract details by year $12,862,500 $12,862,500 -
    2015 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2011 82 game salary $7 million
    Sources: NBA contract specifics generally collected from media releases, Basketball Insiders & ShamSports.

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2010Entry Level

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $1,220,083
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $610,042
    Signed Using: Minimum
    Free Agent: 2011 / RFA
    Year   Base Salary Cap Hit Dead
    2009-10 Contract details by year $457,588 $457,588 -
    2010-11 Contract details by year $762,195 $762,195 -
    2011-12 Contract details by year $1,059,293 $1,059,293 -
    • 2011 Qualifying Offer extended, signed contract with Sacramento
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $457,588 - - - $457,588
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $762,195 - - - $762,195
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $5,634,146 - - - $5,634,146
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $7,525,000 - - - $7,525,000
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $8,050,000 - - - $8,050,000
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $8,575,000 - - - $8,575,000
    Est. Earnings (6 seasons) $31,003,929 - - - $31,003,929
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    03/11/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIN-PHX game
    - $2,000
  • 2014 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Marcus Thornton ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($8,575,000) Rank
    NBA: #68
    Western: #40
    Western Pacific: #13
    Phoenix Suns: #2
    Shooting Guard: #10

    Total Cash ($8,575,000) Rank
    NBA: #68
    Shooting Guard: #10

    Average Annual ($7,787,500) Rank
    NBA: #80
    Shooting Guard: #11