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NBA  Team Salary Cap TrackerNBA Team Salary Cap Tracker

A real-time look at the 2020-2021 salary cap totals for each NBA team, including estimated cap space.

Cap Maximum: $109,140,000
Luxury Tax Threshold: $132,627,000

Teams that are under the cap will have their cap holds applied to their overall cap while teams that are over the cap will not have their cap holds applied but must use any exceptions they possess. If a team uses their Bi-Annual, Non-Taxpayer Mid-Level, Taxpayer Mid-Level exceptions, or Sign-and-Trade they will be considered to be hard-capped and must keept below the Luxury Tax Apron ($138,928,000).

* denotes cap space with cap holds included if team salary was below the cap maximum.

** denotes cap space with cap holds renounced if team salary was below the cap maximum. Assumes veteran club options declined and non-guaranteed players released.

Dark gray represents the team is hard-capped.

Rank Team Win% Signed Avg Age Active Cap Dead Cap Total Cap Lux Tax Space Cap Space* Practical
Cap Space**
1 Oklahoma City ThunderOKC - 19 25.6 $83,086,770 $1,736,267 $84,823,037 $47,803,963* $24,316,963 $24,316,963
2 New York KnicksNYK - 18 23.8 $80,873,300 $8,872,139 $89,745,439 $42,881,561* $19,394,561 $19,394,561
3 Charlotte HornetsCHA - 12 23.7 $91,527,101 $9,043,478 $100,570,579 $32,056,421* $8,569,421 $9,089,092
4 Los Angeles LakersLAL - 12 28.9 $95,072,421 $6,580,062 $101,652,483 $30,974,517* $7,487,517 $-25,254,483
5 Detroit PistonsDET - 12 24.0 $99,175,011 $6,071,267 $105,246,278 $27,380,722* $3,893,722 $3,893,722
6 Sacramento KingsSAC - 17 25.3 $110,244,118 0 - $110,244,118 $22,382,882 $-1,104,118 $3,707,574
7 Atlanta HawksATL - 15 25.2 $113,950,371 $744,684 $114,695,055 $17,931,945* $-5,555,055 $-3,934,491
8 Boston CelticsBOS - 15 24.6 $115,928,133 $1,131,937 $117,060,070 $15,566,930* $-7,920,070 $350,861
9 Chicago BullsCHI - 16 25.1 $120,929,328 0 - $120,929,328 $11,522,805 $-11,789,328 $-8,723,067
10 Dallas MavericksDAL - 12 26.9 $122,550,407 0 - $122,550,407 $10,076,593 $-13,410,407 $-13,410,407
11 Cleveland CavaliersCLE - 17 25.1 $121,782,696 $1,796,667 $123,579,363 $9,047,637 $-14,439,363 $-12,921,382
12 Phoenix SunsPHX - 15 26.1 $123,909,261 0 - $123,909,261 $8,717,739 $-14,769,261 $-12,817,259
13 Miami HeatMIA - 18 27.6 $118,739,484 $5,564,670 $124,304,154 $8,322,846* $-15,164,154 $-15,164,154
14 Toronto RaptorsTOR - 18 26.1 $129,070,369 0 - $129,070,369 $3,556,631* $-19,930,369 $-17,450,243
15 Orlando MagicORL - 18 25.6 $129,812,621 0 - $129,812,621 $2,814,379 $-20,672,621 $-20,672,621
16 Washington WizardsWAS - 16 25.6 $126,305,864 0 - $130,775,024 $5,598,882 $-21,635,024 $-20,467,043
17 Memphis GrizzliesMEM - 18 23.9 $117,715,756 $13,109,414 $130,825,170 $1,801,830 $-21,685,170 $-20,786,860
18 Portland Trail BlazersPOR - 14 25.3 $127,241,373 $4,757,775 $131,999,148 $627,852* $-22,859,148 $-22,859,148
19 New Orleans PelicansNOP - 15 24.8 $132,182,755 0 - $132,182,755 $444,245* $-23,042,755 $-22,122,191
20 Indiana PacersIND - 18 25.7 $130,601,135 $2,245,400 $132,846,535 $-394,402 $-23,706,535 $-22,260,838
21 Utah JazzUTH - 16 26.9 $132,889,378 0 - $132,889,378 $-262,378 $-23,749,378 $-21,611,726
22 Milwaukee BucksMIL - 16 26.9 $128,916,591 $5,034,894 $133,951,485 $-1,324,485* $-24,811,485 $-24,811,485
23 San Antonio SpursSAS - 16 25.6 $127,932,545 $6,119,676 $134,052,221 $-1,425,221 $-24,912,221 $-22,476,175
24 Minnesota TimberwolvesMIN - 16 23.4 $128,999,723 $685,340 $134,934,703 $2,941,937 $-25,794,703 $-22,758,741
25 Los Angeles ClippersLAC - 16 28.2 $137,841,255 0 - $137,841,255 $-5,214,255* $-28,701,255 $-26,008,264
26 Houston RocketsHOU - 16 27.6 $140,723,586 $122,741 $140,846,327 $-8,438,620* $-31,706,327 $-23,748,983
27 Philadelphia 76ersPHI - 14 26.4 $141,084,880 0 - $143,563,720 $-8,457,880 $-34,423,720 $-33,564,163
28 Brooklyn NetsBKN - 18 26.4 $157,440,540 0 - $157,440,540 $-24,813,540 $-48,300,540 $-44,980,973
29 Golden State WarriorsGSW - 19 25.8 $173,675,924 $666,667 $174,342,591 $-41,715,591 $-65,202,591 $-61,003,833
30 Denver NuggetsDEN - 12 23.4 $105,311,949 0 - $194,867,524 $27,315,051 $-85,727,524 $1,112,697