Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers 2021-22 Salary Cap

76ers 2021-22 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Philadelphia 76ers 2021 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Player Option
Club Option
Non-Guaranteed
Estimate
Player (16) Pos. Cap Figure Base
Salary
Likely
Incent.
Unlikely
Incent.
Trade
Bonus
Cap Figure Cap % Notes
Harden James Harden SG $44,310,840 $44,310,840 - - - $44,310,840 28.33 Acquired via Trade
Harris Tobias Harris SF $35,995,950 $35,995,950 - - - $35,995,950 23.01 Free Agent / Bird
Embiid Joel Embiid C $31,579,390 $31,579,390 - - - $31,579,390 20.19 Rk Extension / Bird
Green Danny Green SG $10,000,000 $10,000,000 - - - $10,000,000 6.39 Free Agent / Early Bird
Korkmaz Furkan Korkmaz SG $4,629,630 $4,629,630 - - - $4,629,630 2.96 Free Agent / Bird
Niang Georges Niang SF $3,300,000 $3,300,000 - - - $3,300,000 2.11 Free Agent / NT-MLE
Thybulle Matisse Thybulle SG $2,840,160 $2,840,160 - - - $2,840,160 1.82 Drafted / Rookie Scale
Maxey Tyrese Maxey PG $2,602,920 $2,602,920 - - - $2,602,920 1.66 Drafted / Rookie Scale
Springer Jaden Springer PG $2,023,680 $2,023,680 - - - $2,023,680 1.29 Drafted / Rookie Scale
Milton Shake Milton SG $1,846,738 $1,846,738 - - - $1,846,738 1.18 / Space
Millsap Paul Millsap PF $1,669,178 $2,641,691 - - - $1,669,178 1.07 Acquired via Trade
Joe Isaiah Joe SG $1,517,981 $1,517,981 - - - $1,517,981 0.97 Drafted / NT-MLE
Reed Paul Reed PF $1,517,981 $1,517,981 - - - $1,517,981 0.97 RoS / Minimum
Bassey Charles Bassey C $925,258 $925,258 - - - $925,258 0.59 Drafted / NT-MLE
Jordan DeAndre Jordan C $374,126 $592,103 - - - $374,126 0.24 RoS / Minimum
G'teed: $0
Cauley-Stein Willie Cauley-Stein C $95,930 $120,083 - - - $95,930 0.06 10-Day / Minimum


2021-22 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) Pos.
Brown Jr.Charlie Brown Jr. SG          
PowellMyles Powell SG          


2021-22 Dead/Retained Cap

Cap breakdowns for players who have been released or served 10-day contracts. All count against the team's Total Cap Allocations.

Player (1) Pos. Base Salary Likely
Incent.
Unlikely
Incent.
Trade Bonus Cap Figure Cap % Notes
HillGeorge Hill PG $1,275,491 - - - $20,024 0.01 Waived
JohnsonTyler Johnson SG $128,709 - - - - 0.00 10-day
Brown Jr.Charlie Brown Jr. SG $95,930 - - - - 0.00 10-day
KeyBraxton Key SF $53,176 - - - - 0.00 10-day


2021-22 Cap Holds

Cap holds represent "placeholders" for pending free agents, unsigned draft picks, offer sheets, etc... Since the 76ers are currently over the league salary cap, these cap holds do not count against their Total Cap figure. Renouncing these cap holds will NOT afford the team any new cap space. These figures are not counted toward a team's Luxury Tax Allocation.

Player (2) Pos. Qualifying Offer Likely Incent. Unlikely Incent. Trade Kicker Cap Figure Rights
ScottMike Scott PF - $9,510,165 Early Bird
O'QuinnKyle O'Quinn C - $1,669,178 Non-Bird


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.

Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception Details is awarded annually to teams who are above the cap and above the Luxury Tax Apron ($143,002,000) and can be used for contracts up to 3 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
Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception $5,890,000
($1,320,313)
Georges Niang ($3,300,000), Charles Bassey ($925,258)
Trade Exception $1,669,178
($1,669,178)
Andre Drummond trade with BKN 02/10/2023


2021-22 Luxury Tax Totals

Denotes the 76ers current standing in terms of the luxury tax threshold. Teams that spend over the threshold pay fines (estimated below).

Type Totals
2021 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold $136,606,000
Total Taxable Salaries $145,249,786
Current Luxury Tax Space $-8,643,786
Est. Luxury Tax Bill $13,876,627


2021-22 Philadelphia 76ers Salary Cap Totals

The 76ers 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 Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $145,229,762
Dead Money $20,024
Cap Holds $11,179,343
Total Cap Allocations $156,429,129
Salary Cap Maximum
2021 NBA Salary Cap Max $112,414,000
Current Cap Space $-44,015,129




Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
6/29/2022 Shake Milton 2022-23 Club Option — exercised $1,997,718
6/29/2022 James Harden 2022-23 Player Option $47,366,760
6/30/2022 Myles Powell 2022-23 Qualifying Offer — Two-Way $1,576,305
10/23/2022 Isaiah Joe 2022-23 Guaranteed — Opening Night - TBD $1,782,621
10/31/2022 Jaden Springer 2023-24 Club Option $2,226,240
10/31/2022 Tyrese Maxey 2023-24 Club Option $4,343,920
1/10/2023 Charles Bassey 2022-23 Guaranteed $1,563,518
6/30/2023 Charlie Brown Jr. 2023-24 Qualifying Offer — Two-Way $1,655,120
6/30/2023 Paul Reed 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $2,228,276
6/30/2023 Matisse Thybulle 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $6,275,862
7/04/2023 De'Anthony Melton 2023-24 Guaranteed $8,000,000
10/31/2023 Jaden Springer 2024-25 Club Option $4,018,363
1/10/2024 Charles Bassey 2023-24 Guaranteed $1,836,096
6/30/2024 Tyrese Maxey 2024-25 Qualifying Offer $6,259,588
6/30/2025 Jaden Springer 2025-26 Qualifying Offer $5,987,361