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NBA  Team Salary Cap TrackerNBA Team Salary Cap Tracker

A real-time look at the 2021-2022 salary cap totals for each NBA team, including estimated cap space.

Cap Maximum: $112,414,000
Luxury Tax Threshold: $136,606,000

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, or Sign-and-Trade they will be considered to be hard-capped and must keept below the Luxury Tax Apron ($143,002,000).

* 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.

Rank Team Win% Signed Avg Age Active Cap Active Cap (Top 3) Dead Cap Total Cap Cap Space* Projected Practical
Cap Space**
Hard-Capped
1 Oklahoma City ThunderOKC
0.304 16 23.3 $46,220,790 $21,204,432 $32,333,507 $88,209,139 $24,204,861 $33,945,281
2 New Orleans PelicansNOP
0.378 14 24.8 $113,142,161 $55,467,800 $377,645 $116,795,749 $-4,381,749 $-1,105,806
3 Charlotte HornetsCHA
0.565 15 24.6 $106,223,133 $59,830,263 $10,680,972 $116,904,105 $-4,490,105 $-4,490,105
4 Memphis GrizzliesMEM
0.667 18 23.9 $99,836,850 $39,210,321 $17,675,233 $119,181,261 $-6,767,261 $-5,098,083
5 New York KnicksNYK
0.478 15 26.0 $109,944,762 $52,367,977 $9,788,747 $119,829,439 $-7,415,439 $-7,501,348
6 San Antonio SpursSAS
0.370 15 24.3 $101,916,094 $44,797,451 $18,404,679 $120,320,773 $-7,906,773 $-7,906,773
7 Orlando MagicORL
0.170 15 24.7 $113,699,588 $54,382,143 0 - $124,170,474 $-11,756,474 $-11,756,474
8 Detroit PistonsDET
0.244 18 24.1 $79,677,933 $42,247,742 $45,492,507 $125,170,440 $-12,756,440 $-12,756,440
9 Phoenix SunsPHX
0.800 16 27.1 $129,237,241 $75,083,550 0 - $129,237,241 $-16,823,241 $-16,823,241
10 Houston RocketsHOU
0.298 15 24.5 $121,253,644 $76,196,325 $5,143,105 $129,554,992 $-17,140,992 $-17,140,992
11 Sacramento KingsSAC
0.375 15 25.0 $130,360,508 $71,460,825 0 - $133,518,751 $-21,104,751 $-21,104,751
12 Atlanta HawksATL
0.444 14 25.9 $134,239,108 $62,078,448 0 - $134,239,108 $-21,825,108 $-21,825,108
13 Cleveland CavaliersCLE
0.596 15 25.8 $131,616,266 $69,058,256 $1,456,666 $134,742,110 $-22,328,110 $-22,328,110
14 Chicago BullsCHI
0.636 15 24.9 $132,924,010 $69,500,000 $705,598 $135,118,673 $-22,704,673 $-24,093,373
15 Indiana PacersIND
0.362 15 26.5 $130,229,377 $59,500,000 $3,752,898 $135,651,453 $-23,237,453 $-23,141,523
16 Denver NuggetsDEN
0.523 15 26.7 $135,636,526 $77,456,281 0 - $138,974,882 $-26,560,882 $-26,560,882
17 Boston CelticsBOS
0.489 15 24.8 $137,083,628 $81,862,428 $2,300,225 $139,383,853 $-26,969,853 $-15,354,525
18 Miami HeatMIA
0.630 15 28.6 $131,044,862 $91,103,828 $5,214,584 $139,597,802 $-27,183,802 $-23,845,446
19 Dallas MavericksDAL
0.565 15 26.3 $115,581,887 $64,037,541 $5,617,981 $144,784,867 $-32,370,867 $-8,785,868
20 Portland Trail BlazersPOR
0.422 14 26.1 $136,767,729 $85,726,340 $2,844,430 $148,422,662 $-36,008,662 $-36,008,662
21 Toronto RaptorsTOR
0.512 14 24.9 $135,687,460 $72,119,862 $650,000 $152,088,809 $-39,674,809 $-6,385,360
22 Utah JazzUTH
0.652 14 28.1 $151,361,540 $84,448,328 0 - $153,030,718 $-40,616,718 $-40,520,788
23 Philadelphia 76ersPHI
0.578 15 25.2 $141,660,320 $100,579,276 $1,275,491 $155,604,219 $-43,190,219 $-43,190,219
24 Milwaukee BucksMIL
0.612 14 28.4 $150,813,067 $107,276,233 $6,104,807 $158,587,052 $-46,173,052 $-46,173,052
25 Los Angeles LakersLAL
0.500 15 29.9 $149,627,662 $120,753,050 $5,000,000 $159,551,013 $-47,137,013 $-46,945,153
26 Washington WizardsWAS
0.500 15 25.2 $134,736,457 $66,867,057 0 - $164,408,133 $-51,994,133 $-53,382,833
27 Minnesota TimberwolvesMIN
0.489 14 24.1 $135,782,461 $76,156,064 0 - $165,361,473 $-52,947,473 $-52,947,473
28 Los Angeles ClippersLAC
0.489 16 26.6 $168,479,420 $96,814,800 0 - $168,479,420 $-56,065,420 $-56,065,420
29 Brooklyn NetsBKN
0.644 15 28.9 $167,465,636 $121,658,440 $4,450,023 $175,454,015 $-63,040,015 $-63,040,015
30 Golden State WarriorsGSW
0.717 15 27.1 $175,192,325 $115,341,076 $666,667 $184,024,769 $-71,610,769 $-71,610,769