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Indiana Pacers 2020-21 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Indiana Pacers 2020-21 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, exceptions, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Pacers – The Athletic

Player Option
Club Option
Estimate
Trade Kicker
Block Trade Clause
No Trade Clause
Player (12) Age Pos. Cap % Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
OladipoVictor Oladipo 28 SG $21,000,000 Bird $21,000,000 - - ($21,000,000) $21,000,000 16.55
BrogdonMalcolm Brogdon 27 PG $20,700,000 Sign-and-Trade $20,700,000 - - ($20,700,000) $20,700,000 16.32
SabonisDomantas Sabonis 24 C $19,800,000 Bird $18,500,000 - $1,300,000 ($18,500,000) $19,800,000 15.61
TurnerMyles Turner 24 C $18,000,000 Bird $17,500,000 - $500,000 ($17,500,000) $18,000,000 14.19
WarrenT.J. Warren 27 SF $12,000,000 Bird $11,750,000 - $250,000 ($11,750,000) $12,000,000 9.46
LambJeremy Lamb 28 SG $10,500,000 Cap Space $10,500,000 - - ($10,500,000) $10,500,000 8.28
McDermottDoug McDermott 28 SF $7,333,333 Cap Space $7,333,333 - - ($7,333,333) $7,333,333 5.78
LeafTJ Leaf 23 PF $4,326,825 Rookie $4,326,825 - - ($4,326,825) $4,326,825 3.41
McConnellT.J. McConnell 28 PG $3,500,000 Cap Space $3,500,000 - - ($1,000,000) $3,500,000 2.76
BitadzeGoga Bitadze 21 C $2,957,520 Rookie $2,957,520 - - ($2,957,520) $2,957,520 2.33
HolidayAaron Holiday 24 PG $2,345,640 Rookie $2,345,640 - - ($2,345,640) $2,345,640 1.85
SumnerEdmond Sumner 24 PG $2,160,000 Cap Space $2,160,000 - - ($2,160,000) $2,160,000 1.70


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 %
EllisMonta Ellis 34 SG $2,245,400 - - - $2,245,400 1.77


2020-21 Cap Holds

Cap holds represent "placeholders" for pending free agents, unsigned draft picks, offer sheets, etc... Since the Pacers 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 (5) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
HolidayJustin Holiday 31 SG Non-Bird   $5,720,400  
JohnsonAlize Johnson 24 PF Restricted Early Bird   $1,916,153  
SampsonJaKarr Sampson 27 SG Non-Bird   $1,737,274  
Bowen IIBrian Bowen II 21 F Restricted Non-Bird   $1,549,812  
Mitrou-LongNaz Mitrou-Long 27 PG Restricted Non-Bird   $1,544,548  


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 ($138,928,000) 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 ($138,928,000), and did not use this exception in the previous season. It can be used for contracts up to 2 years in length.

Type Amount (Remaining) Reason/Notes Expire Date
Non-Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception $9,258,000
($9,258,000)
Bi-Annual Exception $3,623,000
($3,623,000)


2020-21 Luxury Tax Totals

Denotes the Pacers 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 $126,868,718
Luxury Tax Space $5,758,282


2020-21 Indiana Pacers Salary Cap Totals

The Pacers 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 $124,623,318
Dead Money $2,245,400
Cap Holds $25,349,187
Total Salaries $126,868,718
2020 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Actual Cap Max Space $-17,728,718
Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $124,623,318
Dead Money $2,245,400
Cap Holds $25,349,187
Total Cap Allocations $126,868,718
2020 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Cap Max Space $-17,728,718
Practical Cap Space $-16,127,028



Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
2021-22
10/31/2021 Goga Bitadze 2022-23 Club Option $4,765,339
06/29/2022 Aaron Holiday 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $5,791,702
2022-23
06/29/2023 Goga Bitadze 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $6,762,016