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Chicago Bulls

Chicago Bulls 2020 Salary Cap

Bulls 2020 Salary Cap

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

Bulls – 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
VucevicNikola Vucevic
Groin
29 C $26,000,000 Bird $26,000,000 ($26,136,364) $26,000,000 20.30 $46,000,000
LaVineZach LaVine 25 SG $19,500,000 Cap Space $19,500,000 ($19,500,000) $19,500,000 15.23 $19,500,000
YoungThaddeus Young 32 PF $13,545,000 Cap Space $13,545,000 ($13,545,000) $13,545,000 10.58 $6,000,000
SatoranskyTomas Satoransky 28 SG $10,000,000 Sign-and-Trade $10,000,000 ($10,000,000) $10,000,000 7.81 $5,000,000
AminuAl-Farouq Aminu 30 PF $9,720,900 NT-MLE $9,720,900 ($9,720,900) $9,720,900 7.59 $10,183,800
FelicioCristiano Felicio 28 PF $7,529,020 Cap Space $7,529,020 ($7,529,020) $7,529,020 5.88 -
WilliamsPatrick Williams 19 SF $7,068,360 Rookie $7,068,360 ($7,068,360) $7,068,360 5.52 $7,422,000
MarkkanenLauri Markkanen 23 PF $6,731,508 Rookie $6,731,508 ($6,731,508) $6,731,508 5.26 -
WhiteCoby White 20 PG $5,572,680 Rookie $5,572,680 ($5,572,680) $5,572,680 4.35 $5,837,760
TheisDaniel Theis 28 C $5,000,000 Early Bird $5,000,000 ($5,000,000) $5,000,000 3.90 -
TempleGarrett Temple 34 SG $4,767,000 NT-MLE $4,767,000 ($4,767,000) $4,767,000 3.72 -
ValentineDenzel Valentine 26 SG $4,642,800 Qualifying Offer $4,642,800 ($4,642,800) $4,642,800 3.63 -
Brown Jr.Troy Brown Jr.
Ankle
21 SF $3,372,840 Rookie $3,372,840 ($3,372,840) $3,372,840 2.63 $5,170,564
ArcidiaconoRyan Arcidiacono 26 PG $3,000,000 Cap Space $3,000,000 ($3,000,000) $3,000,000 2.34 -
GreenJavonte Green 27 SG $1,517,981 Minimum $1,517,981 ($1,517,981) $1,517,981 1.19 -


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 (2) Age Pos.
DotsonDevon Dotson 21 PG          
MokokaAdam Mokoka 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 %
VonlehNoah Vonleh 25 PF $97,261 - - - $97,261 0.08


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 ($138,928,000) 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 ($138,928,000), and did not use this exception in the previous season. It can be used for contracts up to 2 years in length.

Type Amount (Remaining) Reason/Notes Expire Date
Non-Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception $9,258,000
($4,491,000)
Garrett Temple ($4,767,000)
Bi-Annual Exception $3,623,000
($3,623,000)


2020-21 Luxury Tax Totals

Denotes the Bulls 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 $128,065,350
Luxury Tax Space $4,561,650


2020-21 Chicago Bulls Salary Cap Totals

The Bulls 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 Total
Active Roster Cap $127,968,089
Dead Money $97,261
Cap Holds $8,114,000
Total Salaries $128,065,350
2020 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Actual Cap Max Space $-18,925,350
Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $127,968,089
Dead Money $97,261
Cap Holds $8,114,000
Total Cap Allocations $128,065,350
2020 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Cap Max Space $-18,925,350



Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
2021-22
07/28/2021 Kris Dunn Player Option $5,005,350
08/01/2021 Thaddeus Young Guaranteed $14,190,000
08/01/2021 Tomas Satoransky Guaranteed $10,000,000
08/01/2021 Ryan Arcidiacono Club Option $3,000,000
10/31/2021 Coby White 2022-23 Club Option $7,413,955
01/10/2022 Daniel Gafford Guaranteed $1,782,621
06/29/2022 Troy Brown Jr. 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $7,228,448
06/29/2022 Wendell Carter Jr. 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $9,279,756
06/29/2022 Daniel Gafford 2022-23 Club Option
2022-23
01/10/2023 Daniel Gafford Guaranteed $1,930,681
06/29/2023 Coby White 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $9,942,114