Wesley Matthews

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Shooting Guard Age: 34-7d Exp: 12 Years
College: Marquette Agent(s): Jeff Austin

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Lakers – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Wesley Matthews signed a 1 year / $3,623,000 contract with the Los Angeles Lakers, including $3,623,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $3,623,000. In 2021-22, Matthews will earn, while carrying a cap hit of $4,347,600.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,623,000
    Average Salary: $3,623,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $3,623,000
    Signed Using: Free Agent/Bi Annual
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Likely Incent. Unlikely Incent. Trade Bonus Cap Hit Yearly Cash Guaranteed
    2020-21 Contract details by year 33 $3,623,000 - - - $3,623,000 $3,623,000($3,623,000) $3,623,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Sources: Spotrac

    Previous Contracts

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    2019-2020

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $5,257,744
    Average Salary: $2,628,872
    Guaranteed at Signing $5,257,744
    Signed Using: Free Agent/Minimum
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2018-2018

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $737,715
    Average Salary: $737,715
    Guaranteed at Signing $737,715
    Signed Using: /Minimum
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA

    2015-2018

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $70,060,026
    Average Salary: $17,515,007
    Guaranteed at Signing $70,060,026
    Signed Using: /Cap Space
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA

    2010-2014

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $32,526,600
    Signing Bonus: $5,690,000
    Average Salary: $6,505,320
    Guaranteed at Signing $32,526,600
    Signed Using: /MLE
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA

    2009-2009Entry Level

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $457,588
    Average Salary: $457,588
    Signed Using: Entry Level/Minimum
    Free Agent: 2010 / RFA

    0-0Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $11,257,677
    Average Salary: $11,257,677
    Signed Using: Retained
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    A look at the calculated cash earnings for Wesley Matthews, including any upcoming years.

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2009-10 Player Cash Earnings $457,588 - - - $457,588
    2010-11 Player Cash Earnings $4,627,000 $5,690,000 - - $10,317,000
    2011-12 Player Cash Earnings $4,022,104 - - - $4,022,104
    2012-13 Player Cash Earnings $5,367,320 - - - $5,367,320
    2013-14 Player Cash Earnings $5,737,480 - - - $5,737,480
    2014-15 Player Cash Earnings $6,107,640 - - - $6,107,640
    2015-16 Player Cash Earnings $16,407,500 - - - $16,407,500
    2016-17 Player Cash Earnings $17,145,838 - - - $17,145,838
    2017-18 Player Cash Earnings $17,884,175 - - - $17,884,175
    2018-19 Player Cash Earnings $11,257,677 - - - $11,257,677
    2018-19 Player Cash Earnings $7,364,836 - - - $7,364,836
    2018-19 Player Cash Earnings $737,715 - - - $737,715
    2019-20* Player Cash Earnings $2,404,456 - - - $2,404,456
    2020-21 Player Cash Earnings $3,623,000 - - - $3,623,000
    Est. Earnings
    (12 seasons)
    $103,144,329 $5,690,000 - - $108,834,329
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $457,588 - - - $457,588
    5 seasons Player Cash Earnings $25,861,544 $5,690,000 - - $31,551,544
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $62,695,190 - - - $62,695,190
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $7,364,836 - - - $7,364,836
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $737,715 - - - $737,715
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,404,456 - - - $2,404,456
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,623,000 - - - $3,623,000

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

  • Transactions

    Nov 22 2020Signed a 1 year $3.6 million contract with Los Angeles (LAL)
    Nov 16 2020Declined $2.7 million Player Option with Milwaukee (MIL) for 2020-21
    Mar 1 2020Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-CHA game
    Jan 28 2020Fined $2,000 for technical foul during WAS-MIL game
    Jan 14 2020Fined $2,000 for technical foul during NYK-MIL game
    Dec 13 2019Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-MEM game
    Dec 4 2019Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-DET game
    Jul 12 2019Signed a 2 year $5.26 million contract with Milwaukee (MIL)
    Jul 6 2019Indiana (IND) renounced their free-agent exception rights
    Mar 27 2019Fined $2,000 for technical foul during IND-OKC game
    Feb 11 2019Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CHA-IND game
    Feb 10 2019Signed a 1 year $738k contract with Indiana (IND)
    Feb 7 2019Waived by New York (NYK) - agreed to buyout
    Jan 31 2019Traded to New York (NYK) from Dallas (DAL) with Dennis Smith Jr. , DeAndre Jordan , 2021 1st round pick [unprotected] and 2023 1st round pick [top-10 protected] for Kristaps Porzingis, Courtney Lee, Tim Hardaway Jr. and Trey Burke
    Dec 18 2018Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-DEN game
    Dec 4 2018Fined $2,000 for technical foul during POR-DAL game
    Dec 2 2018Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-DAL game
    Oct 20 2018Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIN-DAL game
    Apr 30 2018Exercised a $18.62 million option with Dallas (DAL) for 2018-19
    Feb 8 2018Fined $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-GSW game
    Jan 31 2018Fined $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-PHX game
    Jan 20 2018Fined $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-POR game
    Dec 6 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-BOS game
    Dec 2 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-DAL game
    Nov 20 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during BOS-DAL game
    Nov 3 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during NOP-DAL game
    Oct 26 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-MEM game
    Jan 17 2017Fined $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-CHI game
    Dec 30 2016Fined $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-GSW game
    Dec 21 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-POR game
    Dec 19 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-DEN game
    Dec 10 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-HOU game
    Nov 19 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-ORL game
    Oct 28 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-DAL game
    Apr 10 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-LAC game
    Mar 27 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-SAC game
    Mar 6 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-DEN game
    Jan 10 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-MIN game
    Jul 9 2015Portland (POR) renounced their free-agent exception rights
    Jul 9 2015Signed a 4 year $70 million contract with Dallas (DAL)
    Feb 3 2015Fined $2,000 for technical foul during UTH-POR game
    Jan 14 2015Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-POR game
    Dec 22 2014Fined $2,000 for technical foul during POR-HOU game
    Nov 21 2014Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CHI-POR game
    Apr 1 2014Fined $3,000 for technical foul during POR-LAL game
    Mar 27 2014Fined $3,000 for technical foul during POR-ATL game
    Mar 12 2014Fined $3,000 for technical foul during POR-SAS game
    Feb 1 2014Fined $2,000 for technical foul during TOR-POR game
    Jan 18 2014Fined $2,000 for technical foul during POR-DAL game
    Nov 25 2013Fined $20,000 for “escalating the incident” between Andrew Bogut and Joel Freeland during POR-GSW game
    Nov 23 2013Fined $4,000 for two technical fouls during POR-GSW game
    Nov 23 2013Fined $2,000 for ejection (following two technical fouls) from POR-GSW game
    Nov 5 2013Fined $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-POR game
    Jul 20 2010Signed a 5 year $35.53 million contract with Portland (POR)
    Jul 10 2010Signed an offer sheet with Portland (POR); Utah (UTH) can match
    Jun 28 2010Utah (UTH) extended a Qualifying Offer; becomes a Restricted Free Agent
    Sep 21 2009Signed a 1 year $457k contract with Utah (UTH)
    Sep 21 2009Signed a 1 year $457k contract with Utah (UTH)
  • Fines & Suspensions

    A look at the reported fines & suspensions for Wesley Matthews, and the financial implications.

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    03/01/2020 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-CHA game
    01/28/2020 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during WAS-MIL game
    01/14/2020 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during NYK-MIL game
    12/13/2019 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-MEM game
    12/04/2019 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-DET game
    03/27/2019 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during IND-OKC game
    02/11/2019 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CHA-IND game
    12/18/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-DEN game
    12/04/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during POR-DAL game
    12/02/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-DAL game
    10/20/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIN-DAL game
    02/08/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-GSW game
    01/31/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-PHX game
    01/20/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-POR game
    12/06/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-BOS game
    12/02/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-DAL game
    11/20/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during BOS-DAL game
    11/03/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during NOP-DAL game
    10/26/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-MEM game
    01/17/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-CHI game
    12/30/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-GSW game
    12/21/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-POR game
    12/19/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-DEN game
    12/10/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-HOU game
    11/19/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-ORL game
    10/28/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-DAL game
    04/10/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-LAC game
    03/27/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-SAC game
    03/06/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-DEN game
    01/10/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-MIN game
    02/03/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during UTH-POR game
    01/14/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-POR game
    12/22/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during POR-HOU game
    11/21/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CHI-POR game
    04/27/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during POR-HOU game (playoff)
    04/01/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during POR-LAL game
    03/27/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during POR-ATL game
    03/12/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during POR-SAS game
    02/01/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during TOR-POR game
    01/18/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during POR-DAL game
    11/25/2013 Player contract details by year Unnecessarily Entering Fight Area (active involvement) $20,000 for “escalating the incident” between Andrew Bogut and Joel Freeland during POR-GSW game
    11/23/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $4,000 for two technical fouls during POR-GSW game
    11/23/2013 Player contract details by year Ejection $2,000 for ejection (following two technical fouls) from POR-GSW game
    11/05/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-POR game
    - $116,000
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games MPG FG% 3PT% FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PT Prod Pts
    2020 LAL 58 19.47 0.353 0.335 0.854 0.34 1.26 1.60 0.93 0.66 0.28 0.45 4.81 9.54
    2019 MIL 67 24.39 0.396 0.364 0.765 0.33 2.15 2.48 1.37 0.57 0.13 0.64 7.37 13.17
    2018 IND 69 30.3 0.400 0.372 0.810 0.46 2.00 2.46 2.32 0.78 0.25 1.32 12.17 19.35
    2017 DAL 63 33.83 0.406 0.381 0.822 0.44 2.70 3.14 2.73 1.21 0.25 1.33 12.73 22.18
    2016 DAL 73 34.16 0.393 0.363 0.816 0.26 3.32 3.58 2.88 1.01 0.22 1.40 13.51 23.18
    2015 DAL 78 33.9 0.388 0.360 0.863 0.35 2.71 3.05 1.94 1.00 0.22 1.00 12.53 20.53
    2014 POR 60 33.73 0.448 0.389 0.752 0.63 3.07 3.70 2.32 1.28 0.17 1.35 15.93 25.40
    2013 POR 81 33.9 0.440 0.392 0.833 0.62 2.94 3.56 2.37 0.93 0.17 1.35 16.23 24.91
    2012 POR 66 34.83 0.436 0.395 0.789 0.53 2.26 2.79 2.59 1.35 0.27 1.64 14.98 23.82
    2011 POR 68 33.56 0.417 0.384 0.860 0.84 2.51 3.35 1.69 1.46 0.22 1.12 13.76 22.56
    2010 POR 54 34.2 0.443 0.381 0.829 0.61 2.67 3.28 1.91 1.26 0.13 1.67 16.46 24.37
    2009 UTA 13 20.69 0.493 0.389 0.700 0.31 1.15 1.46 0.54 0.38 0.00 1.00 7.00 9.33
    Totals 750 31.45 0.416 0.376 0.818 0.49 2.51 2.99 2.09 1.03 0.21 1.20 12.74 20.73