Tristan Thompson

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Center Age: 32-1d Exp: 12 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#4 overall), 2011 College: Texas Agent(s): Rich Paul (Klutch Sports Group)

 
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    Current Contract

    Tristan Thompson signed a 1 year / $3,196,448 contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers, including $3,196,448 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $3,196,448. In 2023-24, Thompson will earn a base salary of $3,196,448, while carrying a cap hit of $2,019,706 and a dead cap value of $2,019,706.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,196,448
    Average Salary: $3,196,448
    Guaranteed at Signing $200,000
    Signed Using: Free Agent/Minimum
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA
    Year   Age Status Base Salary Likely Incent. Unlikely Incent. Trade Bonus Cap Hit Pct of League Cap Yearly Cash Guaranteed
    2023-24 Contract details by year 32 $3,196,448 - - - $2,019,706 1.48% $3,196,448($3,196,448) $3,196,448
    2024 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2023-24: non-guaranteed, fully guaranteed 1/10/24
    Sources: Spotrac

    Previous Contracts

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    2022-2022

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $16,700
    Average Salary: $16,700
    Guaranteed at Signing $16,700
    Signed Using: Rest Of Season/Minimum
    Free Agent: 2023 / UFA

    2021-2021Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $6,312,998
    Average Salary: $6,312,998
    Signed Using: Retained

    2021-2021

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,000,000
    Average Salary: $1,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $1,000,000
    Signed Using: Rest Of Season/Bi Annual
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA

    2020-2021

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $18,978,900
    Average Salary: $9,489,450
    Guaranteed at Signing $18,978,900
    Signed Using: Free Agent/MLE
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA

    2015-2019

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $82,000,000
    Average Salary: $16,400,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $82,000,000
    Signed Using: /Bird
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA

    2011-2014Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $16,821,270
    Average Salary: $4,205,318
    Signed Using: Entry Level/Rookie
    Free Agent: 2015 / RFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    A look at the calculated cash earnings for Tristan Thompson, including any upcoming years.

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2011-12 Player Cash Earnings $2,999,459 - - - $2,999,459
    2012-13 Player Cash Earnings $3,894,240 - - - $3,894,240
    2013-14 Player Cash Earnings $4,062,000 - - - $4,062,000
    2014-15 Player Cash Earnings $5,138,430 - - - $5,138,430
    2015-16 Player Cash Earnings $14,260,870 - - - $14,260,870
    2016-17 Player Cash Earnings $15,330,435 - - - $15,330,435
    2017-18 Player Cash Earnings $16,400,000 - - - $16,400,000
    2018-19 Player Cash Earnings $17,469,565 - - - $17,469,565
    2019-20* Player Cash Earnings $17,380,434 - - - $17,380,434
    2020-21 Player Cash Earnings $9,258,000 - - - $9,258,000
    2021-22 Player Cash Earnings $6,312,998 - - - $6,312,998
    2021-22 Player Cash Earnings $2,633,613 - - - $2,633,613
    2021-22 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - - $1,000,000
    2022-23 Player Cash Earnings $16,700 - - - $16,700
    2023-24 Player Cash Earnings $3,196,448 - - - $3,196,448
    Est. Earnings
    (13 seasons)
    $119,353,192 - - - $119,353,192
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    10 seasons Player Cash Earnings $100,131,881 - - - $100,131,881
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $9,258,000 - - - $9,258,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $6,312,998 - - - $6,312,998
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,633,613 - - - $2,633,613
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - - $1,000,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $16,700 - - - $16,700

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

  • Transactions

    Jan 23 2024Suspended 25 games (forfeit $726,465) for violating the NBA's anti-drug program
    Sep 12 2023Signed a 1 year $3.20 million contract with Cleveland (CLE)
    Apr 9 2023Signed a Rest-of-Season contract with Los Angeles (LAL)
    Mar 27 2022Fined $20,000 for making profane comments towards official during CHI-NOP game
    Mar 24 2022Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) during CHI-NOP game
    Mar 24 2022Fined $3,000 for technical foul during CHI-NOP game
    Mar 24 2022Fined $3,000 for technical foul during CHI-NOP game
    Mar 22 2022Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CHI-MIL game
    Mar 4 2022Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-CHI game
    Feb 28 2022Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CHI-MIA game
    Feb 19 2022Signed a Rest-of-Season contract with Chicago (CHI)
    Feb 17 2022Waived by Indiana (IND)
    Feb 8 2022Traded to Indiana (IND) from Sacramento (SAC) with Tyrese Haliburton and Buddy Hield for Domantas Sabonis, Jeremy Lamb, Justin Holiday and 2023 2nd round pick [if lands between 31-55]
    Dec 22 2021Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-SAC game
    Dec 8 2021Fined $2,000 for technical foul during ORL-SAC game
    Aug 7 2021Traded to Sacramento (SAC) from Boston (BOS) as part of a 3-team trade: Atlanta (ATL) traded Kris Dunn, 2023 2nd round pick and Bruno Fernando to Boston (BOS); Sacramento (SAC) traded Delon Wright to Atlanta (ATL)
    Apr 22 2021Fined $2,000 for technical foul during PHX-BOS game
    Jan 20 2021Fined $2,000 for technical foul during BOS-PHI game
    Nov 30 2020Signed a 2 year $18.98 million contract with Boston (BOS)
    Nov 23 2020Cleveland (CLE) renounced their free-agent exception rights
    Jan 17 2020Fined $4,000 for two technical fouls during CLE-MEM game
    Jan 17 2020Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from CLE-MEM game
    Nov 26 2018Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIN-CLE game
    Nov 21 2018Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-CLE game
    Jun 6 2018Fined $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-CLE game (playoff)
    Jun 1 2018Fined $25,000 for 'failing to leave the court in a timely manner' after ejection from CLE-GSW game (playoff)
    May 31 2018Fined $2,000 for ejection from CLE-GSW game (playoff)
    May 15 2018Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-BOS game (playoff)
    Oct 28 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-NOP game
    Jun 12 2017Fined $3,000 for technical foul during CLE-GSW game (playoff)
    Jun 4 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-GSW game (playoff)
    May 7 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-TOR game (playoff)
    Feb 6 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-WAS game
    Nov 23 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-TOR game
    Nov 8 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during ATL-CLE game
    May 21 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-TOR game (playoff)
    Dec 23 2015Fined $2,000 for technical foul during NYK-CLE game
    Oct 22 2015Signed a 5 year $82 million contract with Cleveland (CLE)
    Jun 29 2015Cleveland (CLE) extended a $6.778 million Qualifying Offer; becomes a Restricted Free Agent
    May 26 2015Fined $2,000 for technical foul during ATL-CLE game (playoff)
    Mar 1 2015Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-HOU game
    Nov 26 2014Fined $2,000 for technical foul during WAS-CLE game
    Oct 23 2013Cleveland (CLE) exercised $5.14 million option for 2014-2015
    Oct 30 2012Fined $2,000 for technical foul during WAS-CLE game
    Dec 9 2011Signed a 2 year $7.38 million contract with Cleveland (CLE)
    Jun 23 2011Drafted by Cleveland (CLE): Round 1 (#4 overall)
  • Fines & Suspensions

    A look at the reported fines & suspensions for Tristan Thompson, and the financial implications.

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    01/23/2024 Player contract details by year PEDs 25 games $726,465 for violating the NBA's anti-drug program
    01/11/2024 Player contract details by year Ejection $2,000 for ejection from BKN-CLE game
    01/05/2024 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during WAS-CLE game
    12/18/2023 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-CLE game
    03/27/2022 Player contract details by year Verbal or other Non-Physical Offense Against Official $20,000 for making profane comments towards official during CHI-NOP game
    03/24/2022 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during CHI-NOP game
    03/24/2022 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during CHI-NOP game
    03/24/2022 Player contract details by year Ejection $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) during CHI-NOP game
    03/22/2022 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CHI-MIL game
    03/04/2022 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-CHI game
    02/28/2022 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CHI-MIA game
    12/22/2021 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-SAC game
    12/08/2021 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during ORL-SAC game
    04/22/2021 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during PHX-BOS game
    01/20/2021 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during BOS-PHI game
    01/17/2020 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $4,000 for two technical fouls during CLE-MEM game
    01/17/2020 Player contract details by year Ejection $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from CLE-MEM game
    11/26/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIN-CLE game
    11/21/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-CLE game
    06/06/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-CLE game (playoff)
    06/01/2018 Player contract details by year Ejection $25,000 for 'failing to leave the court in a timely manner' after ejection from CLE-GSW game (playoff)
    05/31/2018 Player contract details by year Ejection $2,000 for ejection from CLE-GSW game (playoff)
    05/15/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-BOS game (playoff)
    10/28/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-NOP game
    06/12/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during CLE-GSW game (playoff)
    06/04/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-GSW game (playoff)
    05/07/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-TOR game (playoff)
    02/06/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-WAS game
    11/23/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-TOR game
    11/08/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during ATL-CLE game
    05/21/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-TOR game (playoff)
    12/23/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during NYK-CLE game
    05/26/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during ATL-CLE game (playoff)
    03/01/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-HOU game
    11/26/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during WAS-CLE game
    10/30/2012 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during WAS-CLE game
    25 $842,465
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games MPG FG% 3PT% FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PT Prod Pts
    2023 CLE 36 12.36 0.649 0.000 0.310 1.64 2.25 3.89 1.11 0.22 0.31 0.64 3.75 10.50
    2022 LAL 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 nan nan nan nan nan nan nan nan nan
    2021 CHI 58 15.41 0.528 0.333 0.526 2.07 2.90 4.97 0.59 0.40 0.36 0.76 5.93 13.53
    2020 BOS 54 23.81 0.518 0.000 0.592 3.13 5.00 8.13 1.24 0.44 0.61 1.15 7.57 20.15
    2019 CLE 57 30.19 0.512 0.391 0.615 3.96 6.16 10.12 2.11 0.58 0.88 1.81 12.00 28.41
    2018 CLE 43 27.84 0.529 0.000 0.642 4.02 6.16 10.19 2.00 0.65 0.37 1.37 10.93 26.83
    2017 CLE 53 20.23 0.559 0.000 0.544 2.40 4.25 6.64 0.62 0.30 0.32 0.68 5.79 15.26
    2016 CLE 78 29.95 0.600 0.000 0.498 3.68 5.53 9.21 0.99 0.50 1.09 0.83 8.08 22.95
    2015 CLE 82 27.67 0.587 0.000 0.616 3.27 5.73 9.00 0.77 0.46 0.62 0.74 7.82 21.20
    2014 CLE 82 26.76 0.547 0.000 0.641 3.34 4.67 8.01 0.48 0.41 0.74 1.01 8.45 20.08
    2013 CLE 80 31.63 0.471 0.000 0.699 3.23 5.89 9.11 0.88 0.51 0.44 1.31 11.55 24.39
    2012 CLE 82 31.27 0.488 0.000 0.608 3.73 5.70 9.43 1.32 0.73 0.87 1.50 11.67 26.65
    2011 CLE 61 23.84 0.439 0.000 0.549 3.11 3.36 6.48 0.43 0.48 1.05 1.39 8.33 18.39
    Totals 766 26.06 0.520 0.256 0.599 3.21 4.94 8.15 1.00 0.49 0.67 1.11 8.75 21.24