ad Cleveland Cavaliers 2018-19 Salary Cap Table | Spotrac

We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience, analyse site traffic, and serve targeted ads. Read how we use cookies and how you can control them in our “Cookie Settings”. By using our site, you consent to our use of cookies.

Cleveland Cavaliers 2018 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Cleveland Cavaliers 2018-19 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, exceptions, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Viewing:
Trade Kicker
Block Trade Clause
No Trade Clause
Player (14) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
LoveKevin Love 30 C Bird $24,119,025 - - ($144,521,197) $24,119,025 20.85
HillGeorge Hill 32 PG Cap Space $19,000,000 - - ($20,000,000) $19,000,000 16.42
ThompsonTristan Thompson 27 C Bird $17,469,565 - - ($36,008,695) $17,469,565 15.10
SmithJ.R. Smith 33 SG Bird $14,720,000 - - ($18,590,000) $14,720,000 12.72
ClarksonJordan Clarkson 26 PG Early Bird $12,500,000 - - ($25,937,500) $12,500,000 10.80
KorverKyle Korver 37 SG Bird $7,560,000 - - ($11,000,000) $7,560,000 6.53
SextonCollin Sexton 19 PG Rookie $4,068,600 - - ($8,833,560) $4,068,600 3.52
HoodRodney Hood 25 SG $3,472,887 - - ($3,472,887) $3,472,887 3.00
OsmanCedi Osman 23 SF Mini MLE $2,775,000 - - ($5,682,143) $2,775,000 2.40
DekkerSam Dekker 24 SF Rookie $2,760,095 - - ($2,760,095) $2,760,095 2.39
Nance Jr.Larry Nance Jr. 25 PF Rookie $2,272,391 - - ($47,272,391) $2,272,391 1.96
ZizicAnte Zizic 21 C Rookie $1,952,760 - - ($1,952,760) $1,952,760 1.69
FryeChanning Frye 35 PF Minimum $2,393,887 - - ($1,512,601) $1,512,601 1.31
NwabaDavid Nwaba 25 SG Minimum $1,512,601 - - ($1,512,601) $1,512,601 1.31


2018-19 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. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
HollandJohn Holland 29 SF minimum-salary -       -  
PrestonBilly Preston 20 PF -       -  


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 ($129,733,000) 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 ($129,733,000), and did not use this exception in the previous season. It can be used for contracts up to 2 years in length.

Type Amount Amount Remaining Reason/Notes Expire Date
Non-Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception $8,641,000 $8,641,000
Bi-Annual Exception $3,382,000 $3,382,000


2018-19 Luxury Tax Totals

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

Type Totals
2018 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold $123,733,000
Total Taxable Salaries $115,695,525
Luxury Tax Space $8,037,475


2018-19 Cleveland Cavaliers Salary Cap Totals

The Cavaliers 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 $115,695,525
Cap Holds $12,023,000
Total Salaries $115,695,525
2018 NBA Salary Cap Max $101,869,000
Actual Cap Max Space $-13,826,525
Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $115,695,525
Cap Holds $12,023,000
Total Cap Allocations $115,695,525
2018 NBA Salary Cap Max $101,869,000
Cap Max Space $-13,826,525
Practical Cap Space $-13,826,525