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Luol Deng

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Small Forward Age: 35 Exp: 15 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#7 overall), 2004 College: Duke Agent(s): Herb Rudoy, Manuel Capicchioni, Luciano Capicchioni ()

Inactive

 

Timberwolves – The Athletic


  • Previous Contracts

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    2018-2018

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,393,887
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $2,393,887
    Signed Using: Minimum
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA

    2016-2019

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $72,000,000
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $18,000,000
    Signed Using: Cap Space
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA

    2014-2015

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $19,866,073
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $9,933,037
    Signed Using: Cap Space
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA

    2008-2013

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $71,005,425
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $11,834,238
    Signed Using: Bird
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA

    2004-2007Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $10,652,099
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $2,663,025
    Signed Using:
    Free Agent: 2008 / RFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    A look at the calculated cash earnings for Luol Deng, including any upcoming years.

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2004-05 Player Cash Earnings $2,273,400 - - - $2,273,400
    2005-06 Player Cash Earnings $2,443,920 - - - $2,443,920
    2006-07 Player Cash Earnings $2,614,440 - - - $2,614,440
    2007-08 Player Cash Earnings $3,320,339 - - - $3,320,339
    2008-09 Player Cash Earnings $9,385,000 - - - $9,385,000
    2009-10 Player Cash Earnings $10,370,425 - - - $10,370,425
    2010-11 Player Cash Earnings $11,345,000 - - - $11,345,000
    2011-12 Player Cash Earnings $9,920,122 - - - $9,920,122
    2012-13 Player Cash Earnings $13,305,000 - - - $13,305,000
    2013-14 Player Cash Earnings $14,275,000 - - - $14,275,000
    2014-15 Player Cash Earnings $9,714,461 - - - $9,714,461
    2015-16 Player Cash Earnings $10,151,612 - - - $10,151,612
    2016-17 Player Cash Earnings $18,000,000 - - - $18,000,000
    2017-18 Player Cash Earnings $17,190,000 - - - $17,190,000
    2018-19 Player Cash Earnings $14,354,067 - - - $14,354,067
    2018-19 Player Cash Earnings $2,393,887 - - - $2,393,887
    2019-20* Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - - $5,000,000
    2020-21 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - - $5,000,000
    Est. Earnings
    (17 seasons)
    $161,056,673 - - - $161,056,673
    2020-21 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - - $5,000,000
    2021-22 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - - $5,000,000
    $171,056,673 - - - $171,056,673
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    9 seasons Player Cash Earnings $64,977,646 - - - $64,977,646
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $14,275,000 - - - $14,275,000
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $19,866,073 - - - $19,866,073
    5 seasons Player Cash Earnings $59,544,067 - - - $59,544,067
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,393,887 - - - $2,393,887

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

  • Transactions

    Oct 20 2020Los Angeles (LAL) requested that Deng's remaining cap hits (next two years) be removed due to career ending injury/illness
    Oct 17 2019Retired from Professional Basketball
    Sep 10 2018Signed a 1 year $2.4 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)
    Sep 1 2018Waived by Los Angeles (LAL) - agreed to buyout
    Nov 1 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-IND game
    Jul 7 2016Miami (MIA) renounced their free-agent exception rights
    Jul 7 2016Signed a 4 year $72 million contract with Los Angeles (LAL)
    Jan 11 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-GSW game
    Nov 17 2015Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIN-MIA game
    Jun 29 2015Exercised a $10.15M option with Miami (MIA) for the 2015-2016 season
    Jul 15 2014Signed a 2 year $19.87 million contract with Miami (MIA) - includes Player Option
    Jul 12 2014Cleveland (CLE) renounced free-agent exception rights
    Jan 24 2014Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-CLE game
    Jan 6 2014Traded to Cleveland (CLE) from Chicago (CHI) for Andrew Bynum, 2014 1st round pick [top 12 protected or swap for 2015 1st rounder] , 2015 2nd round pick and 2016 2nd round pick
    Jul 1 2008Signed a 6 year $71 million contract with Chicago (CHI)
    Jun 27 2008Chicago (CHI) extended a Qualifying Offer; becomes a Restricted Free Agent
    Oct 24 2006Chicago (CHI) exercised $3.32 million option for 2007-2008
    Jul 16 2004Signed a 3 year $7.33 million contract with Chicago (CHI)
    Jun 24 2004Drafted by Phoenix (PHX): Round 1 (#7 overall)
    Jun 24 2004Traded to Chicago (CHI) from Phoenix (PHO) for Jackson Vroman and a 2005 1st round draft pick
    Jun 24 2004Traded to Chicago (CHI) from Phoenix (PHO) for Jackson Vroman and a 2005 1st round draft pick
  • Fines & Suspensions

    A look at the reported fines & suspensions for Luol Deng, and the financial implications.

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    11/01/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-IND game
    01/11/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-GSW game
    11/17/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIN-MIA game
    02/21/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during NOP-MIA game
    01/24/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-CLE game
    - $10,000
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games MPG FG% 3PT% FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PT Prod Pts
    2018 MIN 22 0.81 0.500 0.318 0.714 0.91 2.41 3.32 0.82 0.68 0.36 0.64 7.14 13.80
    2017 LAL 1 13.00 0.500 0.000 0.000 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.00 1.00 0.00 1.00 2.00 4.50
    2016 LAL 57 0.46 0.386 0.311 0.730 1.11 4.05 5.16 1.30 0.84 0.35 0.75 7.46 17.22
    2015 MIA 74 0.44 0.454 0.344 0.755 1.46 4.51 5.97 1.89 1.00 0.39 1.08 12.31 24.02
    2014 MIA 72 0.47 0.469 0.355 0.761 1.43 3.79 5.22 1.93 0.90 0.31 1.50 13.99 24.07
    2013 CLE 62 0.57 0.436 0.306 0.794 1.56 4.15 5.71 2.94 0.98 0.15 1.81 16.24 27.95
    2012 CHI 74 0.53 0.427 0.320 0.816 2.18 4.23 6.41 2.97 1.08 0.43 1.93 16.65 29.89
    2011 CHI 55 0.71 0.417 0.367 0.777 1.45 5.00 6.45 2.84 1.02 0.67 1.80 15.56 29.15
    2010 CHI 55 0.71 0.455 0.341 0.741 1.51 4.62 6.13 2.55 0.84 0.58 1.95 17.65 29.72
    2009 CHI 12 3.22 0.443 0.500 0.776 2.75 6.17 8.92 1.58 1.17 0.67 1.42 17.17 32.49
    2008 CHI 49 0.69 0.448 0.400 0.796 1.63 4.39 6.02 1.92 1.22 0.51 1.47 14.08 26.18
    Totals 533 34.12 0.440 0.338 0.775 1.55 4.28 5.83 2.22 0.98 0.42 1.49 14.00 25.62