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Los Angeles Lakers 2019-20 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Los Angeles Lakers 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 (17) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
JamesLeBron James MAX 34 SF Cap Space $37,436,858 - - ($37,436,858) $37,436,858 31.00
DavisAnthony Davis MAX 26 PF Bird $27,093,019 - - ($27,093,019) $27,093,019 22.44
GreenDanny Green 32 SG Cap Space $14,634,146 - - ($14,634,146) $14,634,146 12.12
Caldwell-PopeKentavious Caldwell-Pope 26 SG Cap Space $8,089,282 - - ($8,089,282) $8,089,282 6.70
BradleyAvery Bradley 28 SG Room $4,767,000 - - ($4,767,000) $4,767,000 3.95
McGeeJaVale McGee 31 C Cap Space $4,000,000 - - ($4,000,000) $4,000,000 3.31
CousinsDeMarcus Cousins 29 C Cap Space $3,500,000 - - ($3,500,000) $3,500,000 2.90
CookQuinn Cook 26 PG Cap Space $3,000,000 - - ($3,000,000) $3,000,000 2.48
CarusoAlex Caruso 25 G Room $2,750,000 - - ($2,750,000) $2,750,000 2.28
RondoRajon Rondo 33 PG Minimum $2,564,753 - - ($2,564,753) $2,564,753 2.12
KuzmaKyle Kuzma 24 PF Rookie $1,974,600 - - ($1,974,600) $1,974,600 1.64
DudleyJared Dudley 34 SF Minimum $2,564,753 - - ($1,620,564) $1,620,564 1.34
DanielsTroy Daniels 28 SG Minimum $2,028,594 - - ($1,620,564) $1,620,564 1.34
CarolineJordan Caroline 23 F Exhibit-10
Minimum
$898,310 - - - $898,310 0.74
HolmanAric Holman 22 C Exhibit-10
Minimum
$898,310 - - - $898,310 0.74
Horton-TuckerTalen Horton-Tucker 18 SG Minimum $898,310 - - ($898,310) $898,310 0.74
AntetokounmpoKostas Antetokounmpo 21 PF - - - - - 0.00


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 (1) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
Norvell Jr.Zach Norvell Jr. 21 SG -       -  


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 %
DengLuol Deng 34 SF $5,000,000 - - - $5,000,000 4.14


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.

Type Amount (Remaining) Reason/Notes Expire Date
Room Exception $4,767,000
($4,767,000)


2019-20 Luxury Tax Totals

Denotes the Lakers 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 $118,949,096
Luxury Tax Space $13,677,904


2019-20 Los Angeles Lakers Salary Cap Totals

The Lakers 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 $115,745,716
Dead Money $5,000,000
Cap Holds -
Total Salaries $120,745,716
2019 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Actual Cap Max Space $-11,605,716
Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $115,745,716
Dead Money $5,000,000
Total Cap Allocations $120,745,716
2019 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Cap Max Space $-11,605,716