Jusuf Nurkic

Phoenix Suns, Center
Age: 29-302d (Aug 23, 1994)
Exp: 10 Years
Country: BA
Drafted: Round 1 (#16 overall), 2014
Agent(s): Rich Paul (Klutch Sports Group)
2024-25 Cap Hit

$18,125,000

2024-25 Cash

$18,125,000

Career Earnings

$91,895,180

2022-2025 Free Agent (CURRENT)

Jusuf Nurkic signed a 4 year , $70,000,000 contract with the Portland Trail Blazers, including $70,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $17,500,000. In 2024-25, Nurkic will earn a base salary of $18,125,000, while carrying a cap hit of $18,125,000 and a dead cap value of $18,125,000.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $70,000,000
Average Salary:
$17,500,000
GTD at Sign:
$70,000,000
Total GTD:
$70,000,000
Signed Using:
Bird Rights
Free Agent:
2026 / UFA
Year Age Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Luxury Tax Tax % League Tax Cash Annual Cash Cumulative
2022-23 28 $15,625,000 12.64% $15,625,000 10.40% $15,625,000 $15,625,000
2023-24 29 $16,875,000 12.41% $16,875,000 10.21% $16,875,000 $32,500,000
2024-25 30 $18,125,000 12.85% $18,125,000 10.58% $18,125,000 $50,625,000
2025-26 31 $19,375,000 12.49% $19,375,000 10.28% $19,375,000 $70,000,000
2026-27 32
UFA
Year Age Base Salary Incentives Likely Incentives Unlikely Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Luxury Tax
2022-23 28 $15,625,000 - - $15,625,000 12.64% $15,625,000
2023-24 29 $16,875,000 - - $16,875,000 12.41% $16,875,000
2024-25 30 $18,125,000 - - $18,125,000 12.85% $18,125,000
2025-26 31 $19,375,000 - - $19,375,000 12.49% $19,375,000
2026-27 32
UFA
Year Age Base Salary Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2022-23 28 $15,625,000 $15,625,000 $15,625,000 $15,625,000 $17,500,000
2023-24 29 $16,875,000 $16,875,000 $32,500,000 $16,250,000 $18,125,000
2024-25 30 $18,125,000 $18,125,000 $50,625,000 $16,875,000 $18,750,000
2025-26 31 $19,375,000 $19,375,000 $70,000,000 $17,500,000 $19,375,000
Source: Spotrac

2018-2021

Jusuf Nurkic signed a 4 year , $48,000,000 contract with the Portland Trail Blazers, including $48,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $12,000,000.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $48,000,000
Average Salary:
$12,000,000
GTD at Sign:
$40,000,000
Total GTD:
$48,000,000
Signed Using:
Bird Rights
Free Agent:
2022 / UFA
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2014-2016 Rookie

Jusuf Nurkic signed a 4 year , $8,473,305 contract with the Denver Nuggets, including $8,473,305 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,118,326.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $8,473,305
Average Salary:
$2,118,326
GTD at Sign:
$3,604,680
Total GTD:
$8,473,305
Signed Using:
rookie-scale-exception
Free Agent:
2018 / RFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$91,895,180

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

3 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2014 20
Active
$1,762,680
$1,762,680
2015 21
Active
$1,842,000
$3,604,680
2016 22
Active
Retained
$666,811
$1,254,509
$4,271,491
$5,526,000
2017 23
Active
$2,947,305
$8,473,305
2018 24
Active
$12,361,111
$20,834,416
2019 25
Active
$13,671,875
$34,506,291
2020 26
Active
$12,888,889
$47,395,180
2021 27
Active
$12,000,000
$59,395,180
2022 28
Active
$15,625,000
$75,020,180
2023 29
Active
$16,875,000
$91,895,180
Total      
$91,895,180
$91,895,180
2024 30
Active
$18,125,000
2025 31
Active
$19,375,000
Total
$129,395,180
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2014
20
$1,762,680
$1,762,680
$1,762,680
2015
21
$1,842,000
$1,842,000
$3,604,680
2016
22
$666,811
$1,254,509
$666,811
$1,254,509
$4,271,491
$5,526,000
2017
23
$2,947,305
$2,947,305
$8,473,305
2018
24
$11,111,111
$1,250,000
$12,361,111
$20,834,416
2019
25
$12,421,875
$1,250,000
$13,671,875
$34,506,291
2020
26
$12,888,889
$12,888,889
$47,395,180
2021
27
$12,000,000
$12,000,000
$59,395,180
2022
28
$15,625,000
$15,625,000
$75,020,180
2023
29
$16,875,000
$16,875,000
$91,895,180
Total
$89,395,180
$2,500,000
$91,895,180
$91,895,180
2024
30
$18,125,000
$18,125,000
2025
31
$19,375,000
$19,375,000
Total
$126,895,180
$2,500,000
$129,395,180

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Incentives Cash Cumulative
3 $4,859,189 - - $4,859,189
7 $67,660,991 - $2,500,000 $70,160,991
1 $16,875,000 - - $16,875,000

Injuries

Year Dates Games Missed Reason
2019-20 POR Oct 23, 2019 - Mar 11, 2020 66 Leg
2020-21 POR Jan 15, 2021 - Mar 24, 2021 31 Wrist
2020-21 POR Mar 25, 2021 - Mar 25, 2021 1 Calf
2020-21 POR Apr 06, 2021 - Apr 07, 2021 1 Knee
2020-21 POR Apr 10, 2021 - Apr 10, 2021 1 Knee
2020-21 POR Apr 20, 2021 - Apr 20, 2021 1 Knee
2021-22 POR Dec 27, 2021 - Jan 02, 2022 3 Health Protocols
2021-22 POR Feb 24, 2022 - Apr 10, 2022 23 Foot
2022-23 POR Nov 09, 2022 - Nov 14, 2022 3 Adductor
2022-23 POR Dec 19, 2022 - Dec 20, 2022 1 Calf
2022-23 POR Dec 30, 2022 - Jan 01, 2023 1 Illness
2022-23 POR Jan 28, 2023 - Jan 29, 2023 1 Calf
2022-23 POR Feb 03, 2023 - Mar 07, 2023 14 Calf
2022-23 POR Mar 25, 2023 - Apr 09, 2023 10 Concussion
2023-24 PHX Dec 22, 2023 - Dec 26, 2023 2 Personal
2023-24 PHX Jan 28, 2024 - Jan 28, 2024 1 Thumb
2023-24 PHX Feb 23, 2024 - Feb 24, 2024 1 Ankle
2023-24 PHX Mar 27, 2024 - Mar 28, 2024 1 Ankle
2023-24 PHX Apr 09, 2024 - Apr 09, 2024 1 Ankle
  • Apr 13, 2024 Fined $2,000 for flopping during PHX-SAC game
  • Sep 27, 2023 Traded to Phoenix (PHX) from Portland (POR) as part of a 3-team trade: Milwaukee (MIL) traded Grayson Allen to Phoenix (PHX); Milwaukee (MIL) traded Jrue Holiday, 2029 1st round pick, 2028 1st round pick and 2030 1st round pick to Portland (POR); Phoenix (PHX) traded Deandre Ayton and Toumani Camara to Portland (POR); Portland (POR) traded Damian Lillard to Milwaukee (MIL); Portland (POR) traded Nassir Little and Keon Johnson to Phoenix (PHX)
  • Jul 06, 2022 Signed a 4 year $70 million contract with Portland (POR)
  • Mar 28, 2022 Portland (POR) announce he will miss the remainder of the 2021-22 season due to injury (foot)
  • Mar 22, 2022 Fined $40,000 for confronting a fan courtside and grabbing the fan's cell phone and throwing it into the stands during POR-IND game
  • Jan 05, 2022 Fined $2,000 for ejection MIA-POR game
  • Aug 03, 2021 Portland (POR) fully guaranteed $12 million salary for 2021-22
  • Jul 07, 2018 Signed a 4 year $48 million contract with Portland (POR)
  • Jun 27, 2018 Portland (POR) extended a $4.75 million Qualifying Offer; becomes a Restricted Free Agent
  • Feb 13, 2017 Traded to Portland (POR) from Denver (DEN) with 2017 1st round pick for Mason Plumlee and 2018 2nd round pick
  • Oct 21, 2016 Denver (DEN) exercised $2.95 million option for 2017-2018
  • Oct 11, 2015 Denver (DEN) exercised $1.92 million optionfor 2016-2017
  • Jul 23, 2014 Signed a 2 year $3.6 million contract with Denver (DEN)
  • Jun 26, 2014 Traded to Denver (DEN) from Chicago (CHI) with 2015 2nd round pick and Gary Harris for Doug McDermott and Anthony Randolph
  • Jun 26, 2014 Drafted by Chicago (CHI): Round 1 (#16 overall)

Fines

Date Reason Fine Amount
Feb 14, 2014 for technical foul during PHX-DEN game $2,000
Jan 03, 2015 for technical foul during MEM-DEN game $2,000
Feb 25, 2015 for technical foul during PHX-DEN game $2,000
Jan 08, 2016 for technical foul during DEN-MEM game $2,000
Jan 10, 2016 for technical foul during CHA-DEN game $2,000
Feb 19, 2016 for technical foul during DEN-SAC game $2,000
Mar 25, 2016 for technical foul during DEN-LAL game $2,000
Nov 30, 2016 for technical foul during MIA-DEN game $2,000
Nov 18, 2017 for technical foul during SAC-POR game $2,000
Nov 30, 2017 for technical foul during MIL-POR game $2,000
Jan 10, 2018 for technical foul during POR-HOU game $2,000
Jan 18, 2018 for technical foul during IND-POR game $2,000
Jan 20, 2018 for technical foul during DAL-POR game $2,000
Apr 07, 2018 for technical foul during POR-SAS game $3,000
Apr 11, 2018 for technical foul during UTH-POR game $3,000
Nov 03, 2018 for technical foul during LAL-POR game $2,000
Dec 29, 2018 for technical foul during GSW-POR game $2,000
Dec 30, 2018 for technical foul during PHI-POR game $2,000
Feb 23, 2019 for technical foul during POR-PHI game $2,000
Mar 07, 2019 for technical foul during OKC-POR game $3,000
Mar 07, 2019 for ejection (two technical fouls) from OKC-POR game $2,000
Mar 07, 2019 for technical foul during OKC-POR game $3,000
May 13, 2021 for technical foul during POR-PHX game $3,000
Nov 24, 2021 for technical foul during POR-SAC game $2,000
Nov 30, 2021 for technical foul during DET-POR game $2,000
Dec 04, 2021 for technical foul during BOS-POR game $2,000
Jan 03, 2022 for technical foul during ATL-POR game $2,000
Jan 05, 2022 for technical foul during MIA-POR game $2,000
Jan 05, 2022 for ejection MIA-POR game $2,000
Jan 26, 2022 for technical foul during DAL-POR game $3,000
Mar 22, 2022 for confronting a fan courtside and grabbing the fan's cell phone and throwing it into the stands during POR-IND game $40,000
Nov 05, 2022 for technical foul during POR-PHX game $2,000
Dec 08, 2022 for technical foul during DEN-POR game $2,000
Nov 05, 2023 for technical foul during PHX-DET game $2,000
Dec 08, 2023 for technical foul during SAC-PHX game $2,000
Dec 29, 2023 for technical foul during CHA-PHX game $2,000
Jan 24, 2024 for technical foul during PHX-DAL game $2,000
Mar 15, 2024 for technical foul during PHX-CHA game $2,000
Apr 13, 2024 for flopping during PHX-SAC game $2,000
Year Team GP GS Min/Gm Pt/Gm Reb/Gm Ast/Gm Stl/Gm Blk/Gm FG% 3PT% FT%
2023 PHO 76 76 27.3 10.9 11.0 4.0 1.1 1.1 .510 .244 .640
2022 POR 52 52 26.8 13.3 9.1 2.9 0.8 0.8 .519 .361 .661
2021 POR 56 56 28.1 15.0 11.1 2.8 1.1 0.6 .535 .268 .690
2020 POR 37 37 23.8 11.5 9.0 3.4 1.0 1.1 .514 .400 .619
2019 POR 8 8 31.6 17.6 10.3 4.0 1.4 2.0 .495 .200 .886
2018 POR 72 72 27.4 15.6 10.4 3.2 1.0 1.4 .508 .103 .773
2017 POR 79 79 26.4 14.3 9.0 1.8 0.8 1.4 .505 .630
2016 POR 65 48 21.4 10.2 7.2 1.9 0.8 1.2 .507 .571
2015 DEN 32 3 17.1 8.2 5.4 1.3 0.8 1.4 .417 .616
2014 DEN 62 27 17.8 6.9 6.2 0.8 0.8 1.1 .446 .636
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