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Elfrid Payton

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Point Guard Age: 27-351d Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#10 overall), 2014 College: Louisiana-Lafayette Agent(s): Aaron Mintz, Ty Sullivan ()

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  • Current Contract

    Elfrid Payton signed a 1 year / $4,767,000 contract with the New York Knicks, including $4,767,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $4,767,000. In 2020-1, Payton will earn a base salary of $4,767,000, while carrying a cap hit of $4,767,000 and a dead cap value of $4,767,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,767,000
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $4,767,000
    Signed Using: Cap Space
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2020-21 Contract details by year 26 $4,767,000 $4,767,000 $4,767,000 $4,767,000($4,767,000)
    2021 Free Agent Year 27 UFA  
    Sources: NBA contract specifics generally collected from media releases as well as multiple media outlets. .

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Dead Cap Hit Yearly Cash
    2020-21 Contract details by year $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000($1,000,000)

    Previous Contracts

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    2019-2020

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $16,000,000
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $8,000,000
    Signed Using: Cap Space
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2018-2018

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,000,000
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $3,000,000
    Signed Using: Bi Annual
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA

    2017-2017Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,146,253
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $2,146,253

    2014-2017Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $10,849,500
    Signing Bonus: -
    Avg Salary: $2,712,375
    Signed Using: Rookie
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    A look at the calculated cash earnings for Elfrid Payton, including any upcoming years.

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2014-15 Player Cash Earnings $2,397,840 - - - $2,397,840
    2015-16 Player Cash Earnings $2,505,720 - - - $2,505,720
    2016-17 Player Cash Earnings $2,613,600 - - - $2,613,600
    2017-18 Player Cash Earnings $1,186,087 - - - $1,186,087
    2017-18 Player Cash Earnings $2,146,253 - - - $2,146,253
    2018-19 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - - $3,000,000
    2019-20* Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - - - $7,500,000
    2020-21 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - - $1,000,000
    2020-21 Player Cash Earnings $4,767,000 - - - $4,767,000
    Est. Earnings
    (7 seasons)
    $27,116,500 - - - $27,116,500
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $9,663,413 - - - $9,663,413
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,186,087 - - - $1,186,087
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - - $3,000,000
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $13,267,000 - - - $13,267,000

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

  • Transactions

    Feb 15 2021Fined $2,000 for technical foul during ATL-NYK game
    Nov 29 2020Signed a 1 year $4.767 million contract with New York (NYK)
    Nov 19 2020Waived by New York (NYK)
    Feb 12 2020Fined $2,000 for technical foul during WAS-NYK game
    Jan 30 2020Suspended 1 game (forfeit $55,172) for fighting during MEM-NYK game
    Jan 14 2020Fined $2,000 for technical foul during NYK-MIL game
    Jan 14 2020Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from NYK-MIL game
    Jan 14 2020Fined $2,000 for technical foul during NYK-MIL game
    Jul 8 2019Signed a 2 year $16 million contract with New York (NYK) - includes 2020 $1 million guaranteed
    Jul 6 2019New Orleans (NOP) renounced their free-agent exception rights
    Mar 16 2019Fined $2,000 for technical foul during PHX-NOP game
    Jul 8 2018Signed a 1 year $3 million contract with New Orleans (NOP)
    Jul 1 2018Phoenix (PHX) renounced their free-agent exception rights
    Jun 27 2018Phoenix (PHX) declines to extend Qualifying Offer; becomes an Unrestricted Free Agent
    Apr 11 2018Fined $2,000 for technical foul (game TBD)
    Mar 4 2018Fined $2,000 for ejection from PHX-ATL game
    Feb 26 2018Fined $2,000 for technical foul during PHX-NOP game
    Feb 8 2018Traded to Phoenix (PHX) from Orlando (ORL) for 2018 2nd round pick (#41 Jarred Vanderbilt)
    Jan 6 2018Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-ORL game
    Jan 3 2018Fined $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-ORL game
    Dec 22 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during NOP-ORL game
    Dec 16 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during BKN-ORL game
    Dec 1 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during ORL-MEM game
    Oct 25 2016Orlando (ORL) exercised $3.33 million option for 2017-2018
    Feb 3 2016Fined $2,000 for technical foul during ORL-OKC game
    Nov 9 2015Fined $2,000 for technical foul during ORL-IND game
    Oct 25 2015Orlando (ORL) exercised $2.61 million option for 2016-2017
    Apr 4 2015Fined $2,000 for technical foul during ORL-MIL game
    Jul 2 2014Signed a 2 year $4.9 million contract with Orlando (ORL)
    Jun 26 2014Traded to Orlando (ORL) from Philadelphia (PHI) for Dario Saric, 2015 2nd round pick and 2017 1st round pick
    Jun 26 2014Drafted by Philadelphia (PHI): Round 1 (#10 overall)
  • Fines & Suspensions

    A look at the reported fines & suspensions for Elfrid Payton, and the financial implications.

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    02/15/2021 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during ATL-NYK game
    02/12/2020 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during WAS-NYK game
    01/30/2020 Player contract details by year Fighting 1 game $55,172 for fighting during MEM-NYK game
    01/14/2020 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during NYK-MIL game
    01/14/2020 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during NYK-MIL game
    01/14/2020 Player contract details by year Ejection $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from NYK-MIL game
    03/16/2019 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during PHX-NOP game
    04/11/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul (game TBD)
    03/04/2018 Player contract details by year Ejection $2,000 for ejection from PHX-ATL game
    02/26/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during PHX-NOP game
    01/06/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-ORL game
    01/03/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-ORL game
    12/22/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during NOP-ORL game
    12/16/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during BKN-ORL game
    12/01/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during ORL-MEM game
    02/03/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during ORL-OKC game
    11/09/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during ORL-IND game
    04/04/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during ORL-MIL game
    1 $89,172
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games MPG FG% 3PT% FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PT Prod Pts
    2020 NY 33 28.21 0.443 0.250 0.743 1.27 2.52 3.79 3.70 0.70 0.21 1.88 12.67 22.70
    2019 NY 45 27.67 0.439 0.203 0.570 1.16 3.56 4.71 7.18 1.56 0.38 2.13 9.98 28.13
    2018 NO 42 29.74 0.434 0.314 0.743 1.17 4.07 5.24 7.62 1.05 0.40 2.67 10.62 28.57
    2017 PHO 63 28.7 0.493 0.326 0.649 1.02 3.33 4.35 6.24 1.32 0.35 2.67 12.65 27.89
    2016 ORL 82 29.41 0.473 0.274 0.692 1.09 3.66 4.74 6.45 1.06 0.49 2.18 12.76 29.04
    2015 ORL 73 29.37 0.436 0.326 0.589 1.05 2.52 3.58 6.42 1.22 0.27 2.42 10.66 25.15
    2014 ORL 82 30.34 0.425 0.262 0.551 1.30 2.95 4.26 6.50 1.73 0.24 2.48 8.91 25.25
    Totals 420 29.23 0.452 0.286 0.633 1.14 3.21 4.36 6.40 1.28 0.34 2.37 11.11 26.81