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Charlotte Hornets

Charlotte Hornets 2020 Salary Cap

Hornets 2020 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Charlotte Hornets 2020 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Hornets – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Non-Guaranteed
Estimate
Player (15) Age Pos. Cap Figure Signed Using Base Salary Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap % Future Gteed Cash
HaywardGordon Hayward 30 SF $28,500,000 Sign-and-Trade $28,500,000 ($28,500,000) $28,500,000 27.12 $91,500,000
RozierTerry Rozier 26 PG $18,900,000 Sign-and-Trade $18,900,000 ($18,900,000) $18,900,000 17.99 $17,905,263
ZellerCody Zeller
Hand
27 C $15,415,730 Bird $15,415,730 ($15,415,730) $15,415,730 14.67 -
BallLaMelo Ball 19 PG $7,839,960 Rookie $7,839,960 ($7,839,960) $7,839,960 7.46 $8,231,760
MonkMalik Monk 22 SG $5,345,687 Rookie $5,345,687 ($5,345,687) $5,345,687 5.09 -
WashingtonPJ Washington 22 PF $4,023,600 Rookie $4,023,600 ($4,023,600) $4,023,600 3.83 $4,215,120
BridgesMiles Bridges 22 SF $3,934,320 Rookie $3,934,320 ($3,934,320) $3,934,320 3.74 $5,421,493
BiyomboBismack Biyombo 28 C $3,500,000 Cap Space $3,500,000 ($3,500,000) $3,500,000 3.33 -
GrahamDevonte' Graham 25 PG $1,663,861 NT-MLE $1,663,861 ($1,663,861) $1,663,861 1.58 -
MartinCody Martin 25 SF $1,517,981 NT-MLE $1,517,981 ($1,517,981) $1,517,981 1.44 -
MartinCaleb Martin 25 SF $1,517,981 NT-MLE $1,517,981 ($1,517,981) $1,517,981 1.44 -
McDanielsJalen McDaniels 22 PF $1,517,981 NT-MLE $1,517,981 ($100,000) $1,517,981 1.44 -
Carey Jr.Vernon Carey Jr. 19 C $1,350,000 Cap Space $1,350,000 ($1,350,000) $1,350,000 1.28 $3,300,602
RichardsNick Richards 22 C $1,000,000 Cap Space $1,000,000 ($1,000,000) $1,000,000 0.95 $1,517,981
RillerGrant Riller
Knee
23 PG - - - - 0.00 -


2020-21 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 (1) Age Pos.
DarlingNate Darling 22 SG          


2020-21 Dead Cap

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

Player (1) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Signing Bonus Trade Kicker Dead Money Cap Figure Cap %
BatumNicolas Batum 31 SG $9,043,478 - - - $9,043,478 8.61


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.

Room Mid-Level Exception Details is awarded annually to teams who are below the cap (eliminating the NTMLE/TMLE/BAE) and can be used for contracts up to 2 years in length.

Type Amount (Remaining) Reason/Notes Expire Date
Room Exception $4,767,000
($4,767,000)


2020-21 Luxury Tax Totals

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

Type Totals
2020 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold $132,627,000
Total Taxable Salaries $105,070,579
Luxury Tax Space $27,556,421
2020 NBA Luxury Tax Apron $138,928,000
Luxury Tax Apron Space $33,857,421


2020-21 Charlotte Hornets Salary Cap Totals

This team is currently "hard-capped", which means their Total Taxable Salaries may not exceed $138,928,000 at any point during the season.

Cap Type Total
Active Roster Cap $96,027,101
Dead Money $9,043,478
Cap Holds -
Total Salaries $100,303,579
2020 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Actual Cap Max Space $8,836,421
Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $96,027,101
Dead Money $9,043,478
Total Cap Allocations $100,303,579
2020 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Cap Max Space $8,836,421
Practical Cap Space $5,487,402



Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
2020-21
02/27/2021 Jalen McDaniels Guaranteed $1,517,981
02/27/2021 Kahlil Whitney Guaranteed $898,310
06/29/2021 Malik Monk 2021-22 Qualifying Offer $7,318,245
2021-22
07/15/2021 Caleb Martin Guaranteed $1,782,621
07/15/2021 Cody Martin Guaranteed $1,782,621
08/01/2021 Jalen McDaniels Guaranteed $1,782,621
10/31/2021 LaMelo Ball 2022-23 Club Option $8,623,920
10/31/2021 PJ Washington 2022-23 Club Option $5,808,435
06/29/2022 Caleb Martin 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $2,312,196
06/29/2022 Miles Bridges 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $7,459,974
06/29/2022 Cody Martin 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $2,228,276
06/29/2022 Jalen McDaniels 2022-23 Club Option
2022-23
07/07/2022 Nick Richards Guaranteed $1,782,621
08/01/2022 Jalen McDaniels Guaranteed $1,930,681
10/31/2022 LaMelo Ball 2023-24 Club Option $10,900,635
06/29/2023 Nick Richards 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $2,228,276
06/29/2023 Vernon Carey Jr. 2023-24 Club Option $1,930,681
06/29/2023 PJ Washington 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $7,992,407
2023-24
06/29/2024 LaMelo Ball 2024-25 Qualifying Offer $14,301,633