Dallas Mavericks

Dallas Mavericks 2021-22 Salary Cap

Mavericks 2021-22 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Dallas Mavericks 2021 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Mavericks – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Non-Guaranteed
Estimate
Player (18) Pos. Cap Figure Base
Salary
Likely
Incent.
Unlikely
Incent.
Trade
Bonus
Cap Figure Cap % Cash Remaining
(Guaranteed)
Notes
Porzingis Kristaps Porzingis PF $31,650,600 $31,650,600 - - - $31,650,600 18.58 $101,500,200
($65,484,000)
Free Agent (Max) / Bird
Hardaway Jr. Tim Hardaway Jr. SG $21,306,816 $21,306,816 - - - $21,306,816 12.50 $75,000,000
($75,000,000)
Free Agent / Bird
Powell Dwight Powell C $11,080,125 $11,080,125 - - - $11,080,125 6.50 $22,160,250
($22,160,250)
Vet Extension / Bird
Doncic Luka Doncic PG $10,174,391 $10,174,391 - - - $10,174,391 5.97 $217,234,391
($217,234,391)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Bullock Reggie Bullock SF $9,536,000 $9,536,000 - - - $9,536,000 5.60 $30,038,400
($25,000,000)
Free Agent / NT-MLE
Kleber Maxi Kleber PF $8,975,000 $8,750,000 $225,000 $250,000 - $8,975,000 5.27 $18,200,000
($8,650,000)
Free Agent / Early Bird
G'teed: $8,650,000
Cauley-Stein Willie Cauley-Stein C $4,100,000 $4,100,000 - - - $4,100,000 2.41 $4,100,000
($4,100,000)
Free Agent / NT-MLE
Finney-Smith Dorian Finney-Smith SF $4,000,000 $4,000,000 - - - $4,000,000 2.35 $4,000,000
($4,000,000)
Free Agent / Bird
Marjanovic Boban Marjanovic C $3,500,000 $3,500,000 - - - $3,500,000 2.05 $7,000,000
($7,000,000)
Free Agent / Early Bird
Burke Trey Burke PG $3,150,000 $3,150,000 - - - $3,150,000 1.85 $6,450,000
($6,450,000)
Free Agent / NT-MLE
Brown Sterling Brown SG $3,000,000 $3,000,000 - - - $3,000,000 1.76 $6,000,000
($6,000,000)
Free Agent / Bi-Annual
Green Josh Green SG $2,957,520 $2,957,520 - - - $2,957,520 1.74 $10,821,259
($2,957,520)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Brunson Jalen Brunson PG $1,802,057 $1,802,057 - - - $1,802,057 1.06 $1,802,057
($1,802,057)
Drafted / Space
Brown Moses Brown C $1,701,593 $1,701,593 - - - $1,701,593 1.00 $5,546,049
($500,000)
Acquired via Trade
G'teed: $500,000
Terry Tyrell Terry PG $1,517,981 $1,517,981 - - - $1,517,981 0.89 $5,231,283
($3,300,602)
Drafted / NT-MLE
Training Camp/Exhibit 10, Exhibit 9
NtilikinaFrank Ntilikina PG $1,669,178 $1,789,256 - $1,669,178 - - Exhibit-9
HuntFeron Hunt SF $925,258 $925,258 - $925,258 - - Exhibit-10
JonesCarlik Jones PG $925,258 $925,258 - $925,258 - - Exhibit-10


2021-22 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) Pos.
McLaughlinJaquori McLaughlin PG          
OmoruyiEugene Omoruyi F          


2021-22 Cap Holds

Cap holds represent "placeholders" for pending free agents, unsigned draft picks, offer sheets, etc... Since the Mavericks are currently over the league salary cap, these cap holds do not count against their Total Cap figure. Renouncing these cap holds will NOT afford the team any new cap space. These figures are not counted toward a team's Luxury Tax Allocation.

Player (4) Pos. Qualifying Offer Likely Incent. Unlikely Incent. Trade Kicker Cap Figure Rights
Hardaway Jr.Tim Hardaway Jr. SG - $28,462,500 Bird
RedickJ.J. Redick SG - $16,917,810 Early Bird
MelliNicolo Melli PF - $5,066,667 Early Bird
BeyTyler Bey SG - $1,489,065 Restricted Non-Bird


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 ($143,002,000) 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 ($143,002,000), and did not use this exception in the previous season. It can be used for contracts up to 2 years in length.

Trade Exception Details becomes available when a team relinquishes more salary than it acquires during a trade. The "credit" balance remains as an exception that can be used within the next year to acquire salary via trade without further relinquishing additional salary.

Type Amount (Remaining) Reason/Notes Expire Date
Bi-Annual Exception $3,732,000
($732,000)
Sterling Brown ($3,000,000)
Non-Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception $9,536,000
($0)
Reggie Bullock ($9,536,000)
Trade Exception $1,678,854
($428,854)
Wesley Iwundu trade with NOP 02/11/2022
Trade Exception $10,865,952
($10,865,952)
Josh Richardson trade with BOS 07/31/2022


2021-22 Luxury Tax Totals

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

Type Totals
2021 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold $136,606,000
Total Taxable Salaries $118,452,083
Current Luxury Tax Space $18,153,917


2021-22 Dallas Mavericks Salary Cap Totals

This team is currently "hard-capped", which means their Total Taxable Salaries may not exceed $143,002,000 at any point during the season.

Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $118,452,083
Cap Holds $51,936,042
Total Cap Allocations $170,388,125
Salary Cap Maximum
2021 NBA Salary Cap Max $112,414,000
Current Cap Space $-57,974,125
Salary Hard-Cap
2021 NBA Hard-Cap ("Luxury Tax Apron") $143,002,000
Total Hard-Cap Salaries $118,702,083
Hard-Cap Space $24,299,917
 

2021-22 Practical Cap Space

Available Practical Cap Space: $-1,938,083 — $-4,836,490

$-1,938,083
Projected Practical Cap Space:

This is calculated by determining all guaranteed salaries + any dead cap from non-guaranteed salaries + estimated exercised and declined options + estimated retained cap holds and draft pool cap holds.

$-4,836,490
Maximum Possible Cap Space:

This is calculated by determining all guaranteed salaries + any dead cap from non-guaranteed salaries. All other options, cap holds, exceptions are assumed as declined, waived or renounced.





Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
2022-23
07/03/2022 Maxi Kleber Guaranteed $8,900,000
07/04/2022 Frank Ntilikina Guaranteed $2,036,318
10/31/2022 Josh Green 2023-24 Club Option $4,765,339
12/01/2022 Moses Brown Guaranteed $923,369
01/10/2023 Moses Brown Guaranteed $1,846,738
06/26/2023 Reggie Bullock 2023-24 Guaranteed $10,489,600
06/29/2023 Tyrell Terry 2023-24 Club Option $1,930,681
06/29/2023 Kristaps Porzingis 2023-24 Player Option $36,016,200
2023-24
12/01/2023 Moses Brown Guaranteed $998,859
01/10/2024 Moses Brown Club Option $1,997,718
06/30/2024 Josh Green 2024-25 Qualifying Offer $6,762,016