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Atlanta Hawks 2021-22 Salary Cap

Hawks 2021-22 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Atlanta Hawks 2021 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Player Option
Club Option
Non-Guaranteed
Estimate
Player (15) Pos. Cap Figure Base
Salary
Likely
Incent.
Unlikely
Incent.
Trade
Bonus
Cap Figure Cap % Cash Remaining
(Guaranteed)
Notes
Collins John Collins PF $23,000,000 $23,000,000 - - - $23,000,000 17.07 $125,000,000
($125,000,000)
Free Agent / Bird
Gallinari Danilo Gallinari PF $20,475,000 $20,475,000 - - - $20,475,000 15.20 $41,925,000
($25,475,000)
Acquired via S&T
Shoulder
Capela Clint Capela C $18,603,448 $17,103,448 $1,500,000 $500,000 - $18,603,448 13.81 $84,191,625
($78,191,625)
Acquired via Trade
Bogdanovic Bogdan Bogdanovic SG $18,000,000 $18,000,000 - - - $18,000,000 13.36 $54,000,000
($54,000,000)
Free Agent / Space
Wright Delon Wright PG $8,526,316 $8,526,316 - $1,050,000 - $8,526,316 6.33 $8,526,316
($8,526,316)
Acquired via Trade
Young Trae Young PG $8,326,471 $8,326,471 - - - $8,326,471 6.18 $180,876,471
($180,876,471)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Hunter De'Andre Hunter SF $7,775,400 $7,775,400 - - - $7,775,400 5.77 $17,611,281
($17,611,281)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Okongwu Onyeka Okongwu PF $6,104,280 $6,104,280 - - - $6,104,280 4.53 $20,608,503
($12,499,440)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Shoulder
Williams Louis Williams SG $5,000,000 $5,000,000 - - - $5,000,000 3.71 $5,000,000
($5,000,000)
Free Agent / Bird
Reddish Cam Reddish SF $4,670,160 $4,670,160 - - - $4,670,160 3.47 $10,624,614
($10,624,614)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Huerter Kevin Huerter SG $4,253,357 $4,253,357 - - - $4,253,357 3.16 $69,253,357
($69,253,357)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Dieng Gorgui Dieng C $4,000,000 $4,000,000 - - - $4,000,000 2.97 $4,000,000
($4,000,000)
Free Agent / NT-MLE
Johnson Jalen Johnson SF $2,659,560 $2,659,560 - - - $2,659,560 1.97 $12,888,650
($5,452,080)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Hill Solomon Hill SF $1,669,178 $2,389,641 - - - $1,669,178 1.24 $2,389,641
($2,389,641)
Free Agent / Minimum
Luwawu-Cabarrot Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot SG $1,669,178 $1,939,350 - - - $1,669,178 1.24 $1,939,350
($0)
Free Agent / Minimum
G'teed: $0


2021-22 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) Pos.
CooperSharife Cooper PG          
MaysSkylar Mays SG          


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.

Non-Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception Details is awarded annually to teams who are above the cap but below the Luxury Tax Apron ($143,002,000) and can be used for contracts up to 4 years in length.

Bi-Annual Exception Details is available to any teams who are below the Luxury Tax Apron ($143,002,000), and did not use this exception in the previous season. It can be used for contracts up to 2 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 (Remaining) Reason/Notes Expire Date
Non-Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception $9,536,000
($5,536,000)
Gorgui Dieng ($4,000,000)
Bi-Annual Exception $3,732,000
($3,732,000)
Trade Exception $1,782,621
($1,782,621)
Bruno Fernando trade with BOS 07/07/2022


2021-22 Luxury Tax Totals

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

Type Totals
2021 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold $136,606,000
Total Taxable Salaries $134,732,348
Current Luxury Tax Space $1,873,652


2021-22 Atlanta Hawks Salary Cap Totals

The Hawks 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 Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $134,732,348
Total Cap Allocations $134,732,348
Salary Cap Maximum
2021 NBA Salary Cap Max $112,414,000
Current Cap Space $-22,318,348
 

2021-22 Practical Cap Space

Available Practical Cap Space: $-20,649,170 — $-20,649,170

$-20,649,170
Projected Practical Cap Space:

This is calculated by determining all guaranteed salaries + any dead cap from non-guaranteed salaries + estimated exercised and declined options + estimated retained cap holds and draft pool cap holds.

$-20,649,170
Maximum Possible Cap Space:

This is calculated by determining all guaranteed salaries + any dead cap from non-guaranteed salaries. All other options, cap holds, exceptions are assumed as declined, waived or renounced.





Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
2022-23
10/31/2022 Jalen Johnson 2023-24 Club Option $2,925,480
10/31/2022 Onyeka Okongwu 2023-24 Club Option $8,109,063
06/30/2023 Cam Reddish 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $8,109,966
06/30/2023 De'Andre Hunter 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $12,973,527
2023-24
10/31/2023 Jalen Johnson 2024-25 Club Option $4,511,090
06/29/2024 Onyeka Okongwu 2024-25 Guaranteed $10,817,490
2024-25
06/29/2025 John Collins 2025-26 Player Option $26,580,000
06/30/2025 Jalen Johnson 2025-26 Qualifying Offer $6,464,392