Boston Celtics

Boston Celtics 2023 Salary Cap

Celtics 2023 Salary Cap

   
%: Pct of League Cap
Player Option
Club Option
Estimate

Active Roster

Players (17) Pos. Age 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27 2027-28 2028-29 2029-30
Holiday Jrue Holiday
4 yr, $134,997,333 (AAV: $33.75M)
Extension / Veteran
PG 33 0$36,861,707
27.1%
0$30,000,000
21.3%
0$32,400,000
20.9%
0$34,800,000
20.4%
0$37,200,000
PLAYER
19.8%
0UFA
$55.80M
Bird
 
Porzingis Kristaps Porzingis
5 yr, $158,253,000 (AAV: $31.65M)
Free Agent / Maximum
PF 28 0$36,016,200
PLAYER
26.5%
0$29,268,293
20.8%
0$30,731,707
19.8%
0UFA
$46.10M
Bird
     
Tatum Jayson Tatum
5 yr, $163,000,300 (AAV: $32.60M)
Extension / Designated Rookie
PF 25 0$32,600,060
24.0%
0$34,848,340
24.7%
0$37,096,620
PLAYER
23.9%
0UFA
$40.21M
Bird
     
Brown Jaylen Brown
4 yr, $106,333,334 (AAV: $26.58M)
Extension / Rookie
SF 27 0$31,830,357
23.4%
0$49,350,000
ESTIMATE
35.0%
0$53,298,000
ESTIMATE
34.4%
0$57,246,000
ESTIMATE
33.6%
0$61,194,000
ESTIMATE
32.6%
0$65,142,000
ESTIMATE
31.6%
0UFA
$72.25M
Bird
White Derrick White
4 yr, $70,000,000 (AAV: $17.50M)
Extension / Rookie
PG 29 0$18,357,143
13.5%
Ext. Eligible
0$19,571,429
13.9%
0UFA
$28.98M
Bird
       
Horford Al Horford
2 yr, $19,500,000 (AAV: $9.75M)
Extension / Veteran
C 37 0$10,000,000
7.4%
0$9,500,000
6.7%
0UFA
$18.05M
Bird
       
Pritchard Payton Pritchard
4 yr, $10,449,718 (AAV: $2.61M)
1st-Round / Rookie Scale
PG 26 0$4,037,278
CLUB
3.0%
0$6,696,429
4.7%
0$7,232,143
4.7%
0$7,767,857
4.6%
0$8,303,571
4.4%
0UFA
$15.78M
Bird
 
Kornet Luke Kornet
2 yr, $4,546,582 (AAV: $2.27M)
Free Agent
C 28 0$2,413,304
1.8%
0UFA
$2.09M
Bird
         
Springer Jaden Springer
4 yr, $10,393,483 (AAV: $2.60M)
1st-Round / Rookie Scale
PG 21 0$2,226,240
CLUB
1.6%
Ext. Eligible
0$4,018,363
CLUB
2.9%
0RFA
$12.06M
Bird
       
Brissett Oshae Brissett
2 yr, $4,628,946 (AAV: $2.31M)
Free Agent
SF 25 0$2,165,000
1.6%
0$2,463,946
PLAYER
1.7%
0UFA
$2.44M
Early Bird
       
Mykhailiuk Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk
1 yr, $2,346,614 (AAV: $2.35M)
Free Agent
SG 26 0$2,019,706
1.5%
0UFA
$2.09M
Non-Bird
         
Tillman Xavier Tillman
4 yr, $6,531,283 (AAV: $1.63M)
2nd-Round
C 25
Ext. Eligible
0$1,930,681
CLUB
1.4%
0UFA
$1.90M
Bird
         
Hauser Sam Hauser
3 yr, $5,658,206 (AAV: $1.89M)
Free Agent
SF 26 0$1,927,896
1.4%
0$2,092,344
CLUB
1.5%
0UFA
$2.18M
Bird
       
Walsh Jordan Walsh
4 yr, $7,639,303 (AAV: $1.91M)
2nd-Round
SF 19 0$1,119,563
0.8%
0$1,891,857
$0M GTD
1.3%
0$2,221,677
$2k GTD
1.4%
0$2,406,205
CLUB
1.4%
0UFA
$2.96M
Bird
   
Queta Neemias Queta
2 yr, $2,278,223 (AAV: $1.14M)
Rest-of-Season
C 24 0$81,253
0.1%
0$2,196,970
CLUB
1.6%
0UFA
$2.30M
Early Bird
       
Davison J.D. Davison
1 yr
Two-Way
PG 21 0Two-Way
 
 
0RFA
$1.87M
Two-Way
         
Peterson Drew Peterson
1 yr
Two-Way
F 24 0Two-Way
 
 
0RFA
$1.87M
Two-Way
         
   

Cap Holds

Cap holds represent "placeholders" for pending free agents, unsigned draft picks, offer sheets, etc.

Players (4) Pos. Age 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27 2027-28 2028-29 2029-30
Griffin Blake Griffin C 34 0UFA
$2.02M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.09M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.30M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.53M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.79M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$3.07M
Non-Bird
 
Kabengele Mfiondu Kabengele PF 26 0UFA
$1.80M
Two-Way
0UFA
$1.87M
Two-Way
0UFA
$2.05M
Two-Way
0UFA
$2.26M
Two-Way
0UFA
$2.49M
Two-Way
0UFA
$2.73M
Two-Way
 
Banton Dalano Banton PG 24 0$0            
Stevens Lamar Stevens SF 26 0$0            
     

Dead/Retained

Cap breakdowns for players who have been released or served 10-day contracts. All count against the team's Total Cap Allocations.

Players (1) Pos. Age 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27 2027-28 2028-29 2029-30
Jackson Demetrius Jackson PG 29 92857$92,857            

Summary

2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27 2027-28 2028-29 2029-30
Cap Summary
Cap Maximum $136,021,000 $141,000,000 $155,100,000 $170,610,000 $187,671,000 $206,438,100 $0
Active Roster Cap $183,586,388 $191,897,971 $162,980,147 $102,220,062 $106,697,571 $65,142,000 -
Dead/Retained Cap $92,857 - - - - - -
Cap Holds $3,821,475 $13,779,542 $70,369,638 $91,101,906 $8,229,632 $77,376,611 $72,253,335
Total Cap Allocations $187,500,720 $205,677,513 $233,349,785 $193,321,968 $114,927,203 $142,518,611 $72,253,335
Cap Space $-51,479,720 $-64,677,513 $-78,249,785 $-22,711,968 $72,743,797 $63,919,489 $-72,253,335
Hard-Cap Space Not Hard-Capped
Super-Tax Space
Tax Summary
Tax Threshold $165,294,000 $171,315,000 $188,447,000 $207,292,000 $228,021,000 $250,823,000 $0
Taxable Salaries $183,679,245 $191,897,971 $162,980,147 $102,220,062 $106,697,571 $65,142,000 $0
Tax Space $-18,385,245 $-20,582,971 $25,466,853 $105,071,938 $121,323,429 $185,681,000 $0
Tax Bill (Estimated)
$39,752,050
$47,186,145
- - - - -


Exceptions

Exceptions are essentially "grants" offering teams an additional way to sign players.

Type Reason (Used On) Original Available
Trade
7/12/2024
Grant Williams trade with DAL
(Jaden Springer, $2,226,240)
$6,202,500 $3,976,260
Trade
2/07/2025
Lamar Stevens trade with MEM
$89,025 $89,025
Trade
2/10/2025
Dalano Banton trade with POR
$2,019,706 $2,019,706




Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
6/29/2024 Dalano Banton 2024-25 Club Option — partially guaranteed $217,533
6/29/2024 J.D. Davison 2024-25 Qualifying Offer — Two-Way $1,867,722
6/29/2024 Drew Peterson 2024-25 Qualifying Offer — Two-Way $1,867,722
6/29/2024 Neemias Queta 2024-25 Club Option $2,196,970
6/29/2024 Oshae Brissett 2024-25 Player Option $2,463,946
6/29/2024 Sam Hauser 2024-25 Club Option $2,092,344
6/29/2024 Payton Pritchard 2024-25 Qualifying Offer $5,959,022
10/14/2024 Dalano Banton 2024-25 Guaranteed — Opening Night - TBD $1,098,485
1/10/2025 Dalano Banton 2024-25 Guaranteed $2,196,970
6/29/2025 Jaden Springer 2025-26 Qualifying Offer $5,987,361
10/25/2025 Jordan Walsh 2025-26 Guaranteed — Opening Night $2,221,677
6/29/2026 Jordan Walsh 2026-27 Club Option — non-guaranteed
7/20/2026 Jordan Walsh 2026-27 Guaranteed $2,406,205
6/29/2027 Jrue Holiday 2027-28 Player Option $37,200,000


Unsigned Draft Picks

Draft Year Player Age Position Country College
2020 Yam Madar 23 PG ISR
2021 Juhann Begarin 21 SG FRA


Future Draft Picks

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
2024
BOS
2025
BOS
2026
BOS
2027
BOS
2028
BOS
Top-1 Protected or 2-30 SAS right to swap
SAS    BOS
2-30 SAS right to swap with BOS
SAS    BOS
SAS right to swap
2029
POR
31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60
2024
DAL
via CHA
BOS
via SAC
SAS
31-54
BOS
55-59
2025
ORL
Less favorable of Boston and Memphis to ORL then other to OKC
BOS    DET    NYK
BOS pick if DAL conveys 1st to NYK by 2025; DET pick if DAL does not convey 1st to NYK by 2025
2026
BOS
Less favorable of BOS and more favorable of IND and MIA then other to MEM
BOS
Most favorable of MIN, NOP, NYK and POR (via POR to DET)
2027
ORL
2028
SAS
31-45 if BOS is 2-30 in 2028
PHX
46-60 (via ORL)
2029
OKC