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Los Angeles Clippers 2019-20 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Los Angeles Clippers 2019-20 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, exceptions, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Player (15) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
GeorgePaul George MAX 29 SF Bird $33,005,556 - - ($33,005,556) $33,005,556 25.01
LeonardKawhi Leonard MAX 28 SF Cap Space $32,742,000 - - ($32,742,000) $32,742,000 24.81
MorrisMarcus Morris 30 PF Cap Space $15,000,000 - - ($15,000,000) $15,000,000 11.37
BeverleyPatrick Beverley 31 PG Bird $12,345,680 - - ($12,345,680) $12,345,680 9.36
WilliamsLouis Williams 32 SG Bird $8,000,000 - - ($9,500,000) $8,000,000 6.06
ZubacIvica Zubac 22 C Bird $6,481,482 - - ($6,481,482) $6,481,482 4.91
HarrellMontrezl Harrell 25 PF Bird $6,000,000 - - ($6,000,000) $6,000,000 4.55
McGruderRodney McGruder 28 SG Cap Space $4,807,693 - - ($4,807,693) $4,807,693 3.64
GreenJaMychal Green 29 PF Room $4,767,000 - - ($4,767,000) $4,767,000 3.61
ShametLandry Shamet 22 PG Rookie $1,995,120 - - ($1,995,120) $1,995,120 1.51
KabengeleMfiondu Kabengele 22 C Rookie $1,977,000 - - ($1,977,000) $1,977,000 1.50
PattersonPatrick Patterson 30 PF Minimum $2,331,593 - - ($1,620,564) $1,620,564 1.23
MannTerance Mann 22 SG Minimum $1,000,000 - - ($1,000,000) $1,000,000 0.76
JacksonReggie Jackson 29 PG Minimum $734,025 - - ($512,721) $512,721 0.39
NoahJoakim Noah 34 C Minimum $144,901 - - ($91,557) $91,557 0.07


2019-20 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. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
CoffeyAmir Coffey 22 SF -       -  
MotleyJohnathan Motley 24 PF -       -  


2019-20 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 %
ThomasIsaiah Thomas 30 PG $2,320,044 - - - $1,620,564 1.23


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.

Room Mid-Level Exception Details is awarded annually to teams who are below the cap (eliminating the NTMLE/TMLE/BAE) and 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
Room Exception $4,767,000
($0)
JaMychal Green ($4,767,000)
Trade Exception $1,445,697
($1,445,697)
Derrick Walton Jr. 02/06/2021
Trade Exception $3,567,720
($3,567,720)
Jerome Robinson trade with WAS 02/06/2021
Trade Exception $1,445,697
($1,445,697)
Derrick Walton Jr. trade with ATL 02/06/2021


2019-20 Luxury Tax Totals

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

Type Totals
2019 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold $132,627,000
Total Taxable Salaries $131,966,937
Luxury Tax Space $660,063


2019-20 Los Angeles Clippers Salary Cap Totals

The Clippers 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 $130,346,373
Dead Money $1,620,564
Cap Holds $6,459,114
Total Salaries $131,966,937
2019 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Actual Cap Max Space $-22,826,937
Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $130,346,373
Dead Money $1,620,564
Cap Holds $6,459,114
Total Cap Allocations $131,966,937
2019 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Cap Max Space $-22,826,937



Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
2020-21
10/31/2020 Landry Shamet 2021-22 Club Option $3,768,342
10/31/2020 Mfiondu Kabengele 2021-22 Club Option $2,174,880
06/21/2021 Amir Coffey 2021-22 Qualifying Offer $1,650,158
06/29/2021 Paul George 2021-22 Player Option $37,895,268
06/29/2021 Kawhi Leonard 2021-22 Player Option $36,016,200
2021-22
07/15/2021 Rodney McGruder Guaranteed $5,000,000
08/01/2021 Terance Mann Guaranteed $1,782,621
10/31/2021 Mfiondu Kabengele 2022-23 Club Option $3,923,484
06/29/2022 Landry Shamet 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $5,562,073
06/29/2022 Ivica Zubac 2022-23 Club Option $7,518,518
06/29/2022 Terance Mann 2022-23 Club Option
2022-23
08/01/2022 Terance Mann Guaranteed $1,930,681
06/29/2023 Mfiondu Kabengele 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $5,818,526