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Golden State Warriors

Golden State Warriors 2020 Salary Cap

Warriors 2020 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Golden State Warriors 2020 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Player Option
Club Option
Non-Guaranteed
Estimate
Player (14) Age Pos. Cap Figure Signed Using Base Salary Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap % Future Gteed Cash
CurryStephen Curry 32 PG $43,006,362 Bird
Supermax (35%)
$43,006,362 ($43,006,362) $43,006,362 25.47 $45,780,966
ThompsonKlay Thompson
Achilles (season-ending)
30 SG $35,361,360 Bird
Max (30%)
$35,361,360 ($35,361,360) $35,361,360 20.94 $121,800,240
WigginsAndrew Wiggins 25 SF $29,542,010 Bird
Rookie Max Ext (25%)
$29,542,010 ($29,542,010) $29,542,010 17.49 $65,196,160
GreenDraymond Green 30 PF $22,246,956 Bird $22,246,956 ($22,246,956) $22,246,956 13.17 $77,419,406
Oubre Jr.Kelly Oubre Jr.
Wrist
24 SF $14,375,000 Bird $14,375,000 ($14,375,000) $14,375,000 8.51 -
WisemanJames Wiseman
Knee (season-ending)
19 C $8,730,240 Rookie $8,730,240 ($8,730,240) $8,730,240 5.17 $9,166,800
LooneyKevon Looney 24 PF $4,821,429 Bird $4,821,429 ($4,821,429) $4,821,429 2.86 $5,178,572
PooleJordan Poole 21 SG $2,063,280 Rookie $2,063,280 ($2,063,280) $2,063,280 1.22 $2,161,440
LeeDamion Lee 27 SG $1,762,796 NT-MLE $1,762,796 ($1,762,796) $1,762,796 1.04 -
BazemoreKent Bazemore 31 SG $1,620,564 Minimum $2,320,044 ($1,620,564) $1,620,564 0.96 -
MulderMychal Mulder 26 G $1,517,981 NT-MLE $1,517,981 ($1,517,981) $1,517,981 0.90 -
PaschallEric Paschall
Hip
23 PF $1,517,981 NT-MLE $1,517,981 ($1,517,981) $1,517,981 0.90 $1,782,621
SmailagicAlen Smailagic 20 PF $1,517,981 NT-MLE $1,517,981 ($1,517,981) $1,517,981 0.90 -
Payton IIGary Payton II 27 PG $110,998 Minimum $118,983 ($110,998) $110,998 0.07 -


2020-21 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.
MannionNico Mannion 19 PG          
Toscano-AndersonJuan Toscano-Anderson 27 SF          


2020-21 Dead Cap

Cap breakdowns for players who have been traded or released. All count against the team's Total Cap Allocations.

Player (1) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Signing Bonus Trade Kicker Dead Money Cap Figure Cap %
LivingstonShaun Livingston 35 PG $666,667 - - - $666,667 0.39


2020-21 Cap Holds

Cap holds represent "placeholders" for pending free agents, unsigned draft picks, offer sheets, etc... Since the Warriors are currently over the league salary cap, these cap holds do not count against their Total Cap figure. Denouncing 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) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
BarnesMatt Barnes 40 SF   $1,620,564  
BogutAndrew Bogut 35 C   $1,620,564  
JerebkoJonas Jerebko 33 PF   $1,620,564  
WestDavid West 40 PF   $1,620,564  


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.

Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception Details is awarded annually to teams who are above the cap and above the Luxury Tax Apron ($138,928,000) and can be used for contracts up to 3 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
Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception $5,718,000
($3,468,000)
Brad Wanamaker ($2,250,000)
Disabled Player Exception $9,258,000
($9,258,000)
Klay Thompson 04/17/2021
Trade Exception $1,824,003
($1,824,003)
Marquese Chriss trade with SAS 03/25/2022
Trade Exception $2,250,000
($2,250,000)
Brad Wanamaker trade with CHA 03/25/2022


2020-21 Luxury Tax Totals

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

Type Totals
2020 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold $132,627,000
Total Taxable Salaries $169,045,217
Luxury Tax Space $-36,418,217
Est. Luxury Tax Bill $116,195,645


2020-21 Golden State Warriors Salary Cap Totals

The Warriors 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 $168,194,938
Dead Money $666,667
Cap Holds $19,814,259
Total Salaries $168,861,605
2020 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Actual Cap Max Space $-59,721,605
Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $168,194,938
Dead Money $666,667
Cap Holds $19,814,259
Total Cap Allocations $168,861,605
2020 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Cap Max Space $-59,721,605



Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
2021-22
07/06/2021 Alen Smailagic Guaranteed $1,782,621
07/15/2021 Juan Toscano-Anderson Guaranteed $200,000
07/15/2021 Damion Lee Guaranteed $500,000
10/31/2021 Jordan Poole 2022-23 Club Option $3,901,399
10/31/2021 James Wiseman 2022-23 Club Option $9,603,360
01/10/2022 Damion Lee Guaranteed $1,910,860
01/10/2022 Juan Toscano-Anderson Guaranteed $1,782,621
01/10/2022 Mychal Mulder Guaranteed $1,782,621
06/29/2022 Juan Toscano-Anderson 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $2,228,276
06/29/2022 Mychal Mulder 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $2,228,276
2022-23
07/06/2022 Alen Smailagic Guaranteed $1,930,681
10/31/2022 James Wiseman 2023-24 Club Option $12,119,440
06/29/2023 Jordan Poole 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $5,813,085
2023-24
06/29/2024 James Wiseman 2024-25 Qualifying Offer $15,815,870