Darius Garland

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Point Guard Age: 22-251d Exp: 3 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#5 overall), 2019 College: Vanderbilt Agent(s): Rich Paul (Klutch Sports Group)

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  • Current Contract

    Darius Garland signed a 4 year / $29,083,315 contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers, including $20,162,520 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $7,270,829. In 2022-23, Garland will earn a base salary of $8,920,795, while carrying a cap hit of $8,920,795 and a dead cap value of $8,920,795.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $29,083,315
    Average Salary: $7,270,829
    Guaranteed at Signing $13,121,640
    Signed Using: Entry Level/Rookie
    Free Agent: 2023 / RFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Likely Incent. Unlikely Incent. Trade Bonus Cap Hit Pct of League Cap Yearly Cash Guaranteed
    2019-20 Contract details by year 20 $6,400,920 - - - $6,400,920 5.86% $6,400,920($6,400,920) $6,400,920
    2020-21 Contract details by year 21 $6,720,720 - - - $6,720,720 6.16% $6,720,720($13,121,640) $6,720,720
    2021-22 Contract details by year 22 $7,040,880 - - - $7,040,880 6.26% $7,040,880($20,162,520) $7,040,880

    Rookie Extension Eligible (25% Cap Max): 5 year, $188M (2023-27), Year 1 Salary = $32.45M

    2022-23 Contract details by year 23 $8,920,795 - - - $8,920,795 7.21% $8,920,795($29,083,315) $8,920,795
    Trade Restriction: This player can be traded but has a Poison Pill restriction until Jul 01, 2023.
    Contract Notes:
    • 2021-22: Club Option (exercised)
    • 2022-23: Club Option (exericsed 10/30/21)
    Sources: Spotrac

    Upcoming Contract Extension

    Estimate
    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $194,300,000
    Average Salary: $38,860,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $194,300,000
    Signed Using: Designated Rookie Extension/Bird
    Free Agent: 2028 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Likely Incent. Unlikely Incent. Trade Bonus Cap Hit Pct of League Cap Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2023-24 Contract details by year 23 $33,500,000 - - $33,500,000 25.00% $33,500,000 $33,500,000($33,500,000)
    2024-25 Contract details by year 24 $36,180,000 - - $36,180,000 25.30% $36,180,000 $36,180,000($69,680,000)
    2025-26 Contract details by year 25 $38,860,000 - - $38,860,000 26.30% $38,860,000 $38,860,000($108,540,000)
    2026-27 Contract details by year 26 $41,540,000 - - $41,540,000 26.78% $41,540,000 $41,540,000($150,080,000)
    2027-28 Contract details by year 27 $44,220,000 - - $44,220,000 27.15% $44,220,000 $44,220,000($194,300,000)
    2028 Darius Garland Contracts, Salaries, Cap Figures 28 UFA  
    • No All-NBA: $193M (25%)
    • All-NBA: $231M (30%)
    • 15% Trade Bonus
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    A look at the calculated cash earnings for Darius Garland, including any upcoming years.

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2019-20* Player Cash Earnings $6,400,920 - - - $6,400,920
    2020-21 Player Cash Earnings $6,720,720 - - - $6,720,720
    2021-22 Player Cash Earnings $7,040,880 - - - $7,040,880
    Est. Earnings
    (3 seasons)
    $20,162,520 - - - $20,162,520
    2022-23 Player Cash Earnings $8,920,795 - - - $8,920,795
    2023-24 Player Cash Earnings $33,500,000 - - - $33,500,000
    2024-25 Player Cash Earnings $36,180,000 - - - $36,180,000
    2025-26 Player Cash Earnings $38,860,000 - - - $38,860,000
    2026-27 Player Cash Earnings $41,540,000 - - - $41,540,000
    2027-28 Player Cash Earnings $44,220,000 - - - $44,220,000
    $223,383,315 - - - $223,383,315
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $20,162,520 - - - $20,162,520

    * earnings may include deduction of original cashed earned due to shortened season

  • Transactions

    Jul 8 2022Signed a 5 year $194.3 million Designated Rookie contract extension with Cleveland (CLE) - includes 30% cap language
    Mar 12 2022Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-CHI game
    Mar 4 2022Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-PHI game
    Dec 22 2021Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-BOS game
    Nov 24 2021Fined $2,000 for technical foul during PHX-CLE game
    Oct 30 2021Cleveland (CLE) exercised $8.92 million option for 2022-23
    Apr 3 2021Fined $2,000 for ejection from CLE-MIA game
    Apr 3 2021Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-MIA game
    Dec 23 2020Cleveland (CLE) exercised $7.04 million option for 2021-22
    Feb 3 2020Fined $2,000 for technical foul during NYK-CLE game
    Jul 1 2019Signed a 4 year $29.08 million rookie scale contract with Cleveland (CLE)
    Jun 20 2019Drafted by Cleveland (CLE): Round 1 (#5 overall)
  • Fines & Suspensions

    A look at the reported fines & suspensions for Darius Garland, and the financial implications.

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    03/12/2022 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-CHI game
    03/04/2022 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-PHI game
    12/22/2021 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-BOS game
    11/24/2021 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during PHX-CLE game
    04/03/2021 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-MIA game
    04/03/2021 Player contract details by year Ejection $2,000 for ejection from CLE-MIA game
    02/03/2020 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during NYK-CLE game
    - $14,000
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games MPG FG% 3PT% FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PT Prod Pts
    2021 CLE 68 35.74 0.462 0.383 0.892 0.57 2.72 3.29 8.57 1.31 0.10 3.65 21.66 37.65
    2020 CLE 54 33.13 0.451 0.395 0.848 0.43 1.96 2.39 6.09 1.22 0.11 3.04 17.43 29.06
    2019 CLE 59 30.92 0.401 0.355 0.875 0.46 1.42 1.88 3.88 0.71 0.07 2.56 12.34 19.42
    Totals 181 33.39 0.443 0.378 0.876 0.49 2.07 2.56 6.30 1.09 0.09 3.11 17.36 29.15