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Richard Jefferson

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Small Forward Age: 40-250d Exp: 17 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#13 overall), 2001 College: Arizona Agent(s): Todd W. Eley ()

Inactive

 

Nuggets – The Athletic


  • Previous Contracts

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    2017-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,302,340
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $2,302,340
    Signed Using: Minimum
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA

    2016-2018

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $7,612,500
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $2,537,500
    Signed Using: Mini MLE
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,499,187
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $1,499,187
    Signed Using: Minimum
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,448,490
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $1,448,490
    Signed Using: Minimum
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA

    2010-2013

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $38,892,000
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $9,723,000
    Signed Using: Bird
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA

    2005-2009

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $61,000,000
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $12,200,000
    Signed Using:
    Free Agent: 2010 / UFA

    2001-2004Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $6,715,314
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $1,678,829
    Signed Using:
    Free Agent: 0 /
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    A look at the calculated cash earnings for Richard Jefferson, including any upcoming years.

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2001-02 Player Cash Earnings $1,379,400 - - - $1,379,400
    2002-03 Player Cash Earnings $1,482,840 - - - $1,482,840
    2003-04 Player Cash Earnings $1,586,280 - - - $1,586,280
    2004-05 Player Cash Earnings $2,266,794 - - - $2,266,794
    2005-06 Player Cash Earnings $10,200,000 - - - $10,200,000
    2006-07 Player Cash Earnings $11,200,000 - - - $11,200,000
    2007-08 Player Cash Earnings $12,200,000 - - - $12,200,000
    2008-09 Player Cash Earnings $13,200,000 - - - $13,200,000
    2009-10 Player Cash Earnings $14,200,000 - - - $14,200,000
    2010-11 Player Cash Earnings $8,400,000 - - - $8,400,000
    2011-12 Player Cash Earnings $7,470,878 - - - $7,470,878
    2012-13 Player Cash Earnings $10,164,000 - - - $10,164,000
    2013-14 Player Cash Earnings $11,046,000 - - - $11,046,000
    2014-15 Player Cash Earnings $1,448,490 - - - $1,448,490
    2015-16 Player Cash Earnings $1,499,187 - - - $1,499,187
    2016-17 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - - $2,500,000
    2017-18 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - - $2,500,000
    2017-18 Player Cash Earnings $2,302,340 - - - $2,302,340
    Est. Earnings
    (17 seasons)
    $115,046,209 - - - $115,046,209
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    7 seasons Player Cash Earnings $40,315,314 - - - $40,315,314
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $13,200,000 - - - $13,200,000
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $30,070,878 - - - $30,070,878
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $10,164,000 - - - $10,164,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $11,046,000 - - - $11,046,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,448,490 - - - $1,448,490
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,999,187 - - - $3,999,187
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - - $2,500,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,302,340 - - - $2,302,340

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

  • Transactions

    Feb 5 2020Denver (DEN) renounced their free-agent exception rights
    Oct 13 2018Retired from Professional Basketball
    Oct 19 2017Signed a 1 year $2.3 million contract with Denver (DEN)
    Oct 14 2017Waived by Atlanta (ATL)
    Oct 14 2017Traded to Atlanta (ATL) from Cleveland (CLE) with Kay Felder , cash ($2,956,529), 2020 2nd round pick and 2019 2nd round pick (#41 - traded) for Dimitrios Agravanis and Sergey Gladyr
    Mar 22 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-DEN game
    Jan 16 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-GSW game
    Jan 10 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-UTH game
    Dec 21 2016Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from MIL-CLE game
    Jul 28 2016Signed a 3 year $7.6 million contract with Cleveland (CLE)
    May 27 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-TOR game (playoff)
    Nov 14 2015Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-MIL game
    Aug 5 2015Signed a 1 year $1.5 million contract with Cleveland (CLE)
    Apr 26 2015Fined $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-DAL game (playoff)
    Jul 20 2014Signed a 1 year $1.45 million contract with Dallas (DAL)
    Jul 10 2014Utah (UTH) renounced their free-agent exception rights
    Feb 7 2014Fined $2,000 for technical foul during UTH-DAL game
    Nov 2 2013Fined $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-UTH game
    Jul 10 2013Traded to Utah (UTH) from Golden State (GSW) as part of a 3-team trade: Denver (DEN) traded Andre Iguodala to Golden State (GSW); Denver (DEN) traded 2018 2nd round pick to Utah (UTH); Golden State (GSW) traded Andris Biedrins, Brandon Rush, 2017 1st round pick and 2014 1st round pick to Utah (UTH); Utah (UTH) traded Randy Foye to Denver (DEN); Utah (UTH) traded Kevin Murphy to Golden State (GSW)
    Jun 1 2013Exercised $11.046 million Player Option with Golden State (GSW)
    Mar 15 2012Traded to Golden State (GSW) from San Antonio (SAS) with T.J. Ford and a 2012 first-round draft pick for Stephen Jackson
    Jul 22 2010Signed a 4 year $39 million contract with San Antonio (SA)
    Jun 30 2010Exercised an Early Termination Option in order to void the remaining seasons on current contract with San Antonio (SAS)
    Jun 23 2009Traded from Milwaukee to San Antonio for Bruce Bowen, Kurt Thomas and Fabricio Oberto
    Jun 26 2008Traded to Milwaukee (MIL) from New Jersey (NJN) for Yi Jianlian and Bobby Simmons
    Aug 13 2004Signed a 6 year $78 million rookie scale extension with New Jersey (NJN)
    Oct 27 2003New Jersey (NJN) exercised $2.27 million option for 2004-2005
    Jul 13 2001Signed a 3 year $4.4 million contract with New Jersey (NJN)
    Jun 27 2001Traded to New Jersey (NJN) from Houston (HOU) with Brandon Armstrong and Jason Collins for Eddie Griffin
    Jun 27 2001Drafted by Houston (HOU): Round 1 (#13 overall)
    Jun 27 2001Traded to New Jersey (NJN) from Houston (HOU) with Brandon Armstrong and Jason Collins for Eddie Griffin
  • Fines & Suspensions

    A look at the reported fines & suspensions for Richard Jefferson, and the financial implications.

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    03/22/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-DEN game
    01/16/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-GSW game
    01/10/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-UTH game
    12/21/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $4,000 for two technical fouls during MIL-CLE game
    12/21/2016 Player contract details by year Ejection $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from MIL-CLE game
    05/27/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-TOR game (playoff)
    11/14/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-MIL game
    04/26/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-DAL game (playoff)
    02/07/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during UTH-DAL game
    11/02/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-UTH game
    - $22,000
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games MPG FG% 3PT% FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PT Prod Pts
    2017 DEN 20 8.15 0.444 0.286 0.571 0.10 0.75 0.85 0.75 0.10 0.05 0.25 1.50 3.70
    2016 CLE 79 20.42 0.446 0.333 0.741 0.35 2.19 2.54 0.97 0.34 0.11 0.67 5.67 10.43
    2015 CLE 74 17.91 0.458 0.382 0.667 0.20 1.53 1.73 0.80 0.45 0.19 0.58 5.54 9.50
    2014 DAL 74 16.81 0.444 0.426 0.684 0.34 2.14 2.47 0.82 0.43 0.15 0.70 5.84 10.50
    2013 UTA 81 26.91 0.446 0.404 0.737 0.22 2.44 2.67 1.56 0.69 0.17 1.15 9.99 16.10
    2012 GS 55 10.05 0.459 0.326 0.717 0.07 1.44 1.51 0.56 0.25 0.13 0.42 3.16 6.17
    2011 GS 64 27.27 0.414 0.414 0.687 0.42 3.02 3.44 1.41 0.58 0.30 0.77 8.94 16.16
    2010 SA 55 31.36 0.476 0.431 0.732 0.75 3.36 4.11 1.45 0.49 0.42 1.16 11.65 19.42
    2009 SA 13 33.38 0.464 0.324 0.725 0.85 3.85 4.69 2.77 0.62 0.23 1.46 14.62 24.63
    2008 MIL 81 35.74 0.437 0.392 0.805 0.70 3.89 4.59 2.41 0.79 0.17 2.00 19.48 28.53
    Totals 596 23.28 0.445 0.394 0.749 0.38 2.48 2.86 1.29 0.50 0.19 0.94 8.87 14.69