Washington Wizards 2017 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Washington Wizards 2017-18 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 (14) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
Porter Jr.Otto Porter Jr. 24 SF Cap Space $24,773,250 - - ($106,524,976) $24,773,250 19.83
BealBradley Beal 24 SG Bird $23,775,506 - - ($105,054,563) $23,775,506 19.03
WallJohn Wall 27 PG Bird $18,063,850 - - ($206,577,650) $18,063,850 14.46
MahinmiIan Mahinmi 31 C Cap Space $16,661,641 - - ($48,055,846) $16,661,641 13.34
GortatMarcin Gortat 33 C Bird $12,782,609 - - ($26,347,827) $12,782,609 10.23
MorrisMarkieff Morris 28 PF Bird $8,000,000 - - ($16,600,000) $8,000,000 6.40
SmithJason Smith 31 PF Cap Space $5,225,000 - - ($10,675,000) $5,225,000 4.18
MeeksJodie Meeks 30 SG Mini MLE $3,290,000 - - ($6,744,500) $3,290,000 2.63
SatoranskyTomas Satoransky 26 SG Cap Space $3,000,000 - - ($6,129,187) $3,000,000 2.40
OubreKelly Oubre 21 SF Rookie $2,093,040 - - ($5,301,670) $2,093,040 1.68
FrazierTim Frazier 27 PG Non-Bird $2,000,000 - - ($2,000,000) $2,000,000 1.60
ScottMike Scott 29 PF Minimum $1,709,538 - - ($1,471,382) $1,471,382 1.18
McCulloughChris McCullough 22 PF Rookie $1,471,382 - - ($1,471,382) $1,471,382 1.18
McClellanSheldon McClellan 24 SG Minimum $1,312,611 - - ($50,000) $1,312,611 1.05


2017-18 Two-Way

Players signed to Two-Way contracts that are currently designated to G-League affiliate. Two-way salaries do not count against a team's Total Cap Allocations.

Player (2) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
RobinsonDevin Robinson 22 SF -       -  
YoungMichael Young 23 PF -       -  


2017-18 Dead Cap

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

Player (3) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Signing Bonus Trade Kicker Dead Money Cap Figure Cap %
WebsterMartell Webster 30 SF $833,333 - - - $833,333 0.67
FelixCarrick Felix 27 SG $133,486 - - - $133,486 0.11
OchefuDaniel Ochefu 23 SF $50,000 - - - $50,000 0.04


2017-18 Cap Holds

Cap holds represent "placeholders" for pending free agents, unsigned draft picks, offer sheets, etc... Since the Wizards are currently over the league salary cap, these cap holds do not count against their Total Cap figure. Denouncing these cap holds will NOT afford the team any new cap space. These figures are not counted toward a team's Luxury Tax Allocation.

Player (1) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
JenningsBrandon Jennings 28 PG           $1,440,000  


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.

Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception Details is awarded annually to teams who are above the cap and above the Luxury Tax Apron ($125,266,000) and can be used for contracts up to 3 years in length.

Trade Exception Details becomes available when a team relinquishes more salary than it acquires during a trade. The "credit" balance remains as an exception that can be used within the next year to acquire salary via trade without further relinquishing additional salary.

Type Amount Amount Remaining Reason/Notes Expire Date
Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception $5,192,000 $1,902,000 Jodie Meeks ($3,290,000)
Trade Exception $2,515,973 $425,973 Andrew Nicholson (Tim Frazier, $2.09M) 02/22/2018


2017-18 Luxury Tax Totals

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

Type Totals
2017 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold $119,266,000
Total Taxable Salaries $125,068,275
Luxury Tax Space $-5,802,275
Ext. Luxury Tax Bill $8,903,983


2017-18 Washington Wizards Salary Cap Totals

The Wizards 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 $123,920,271
Dead Money $1,016,819
Cap Holds $1,865,973
Total Salaries $124,937,090
2017 NBA Salary Cap Max $99,093,000
Actual Cap Max Space $-25,844,090
Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $123,920,271
Dead Money $1,016,819
Cap Holds $1,865,973
Total Cap Allocations $124,937,090
2017 NBA Salary Cap Max $99,093,000
Cap Max Space $-25,844,090
Practical Cap Space $-25,844,090