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Portland Trail Blazers 2019-20 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Portland Trail Blazers 2019-20 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, exceptions, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Player (17) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
LillardDamian Lillard MAX 29 PG Bird $29,802,321 - - ($29,802,321) $29,802,321 20.15
McCollumC.J. McCollum 28 SG Bird $27,556,959 - - ($27,556,959) $27,556,959 18.63
WhitesideHassan Whiteside MAX 30 C Cap Space $27,093,019 - - ($27,093,019) $27,093,019 18.32
BazemoreKent Bazemore 30 SG Cap Space $19,269,662 - - ($19,269,662) $19,269,662 13.03
NurkicJusuf Nurkic 25 C Bird $12,000,000 - $1,250,000 ($12,000,000) $13,250,000 8.96
HoodRodney Hood 26 SG Mini MLE $5,718,000 - - ($5,718,000) $5,718,000 3.87
CollinsZach Collins 21 C Rookie $4,240,200 - - ($4,240,200) $4,240,200 2.87
LabissiereSkal Labissiere 23 PF Rookie $2,338,847 - - ($2,338,847) $2,338,847 1.58
SimonsAnfernee Simons 20 SG Rookie $2,149,560 - - ($2,149,560) $2,149,560 1.45
LittleNassir Little 19 SF Rookie $2,105,520 - - ($2,105,520) $2,105,520 1.42
HezonjaMario Hezonja 24 SG Minimum $1,737,145 - - ($1,737,145) $1,737,145 1.17
GasolPau Gasol 39 C Minimum $2,564,753 - - ($1,620,564) $1,620,564 1.10
TolliverAnthony Tolliver 34 PF Minimum $2,564,753 - - ($1,620,564) $1,620,564 1.10
CaupainTroy Caupain 23 PG Exhibit-10
Minimum
$1,445,697 - - - $1,445,697 0.98
PerrantesLondon Perrantes 24 G Exhibit-10
Minimum
$1,445,697 - - - $1,445,697 0.98
Trent Jr.Gary Trent Jr. 20 SG MLE $1,416,852 - - ($1,416,852) $1,416,852 0.96
BrownMoses Brown 19 C Minimum $898,310 - - - $898,310


2019-20 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 (1) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
HoardJaylen Hoard 20 F -       -  


2019-20 Dead Cap

Cap breakdowns for players who have been traded or released. All count against the team's Total Cap Allocations.

Player (3) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Signing Bonus Trade Kicker Dead Money Cap Figure Cap %
NicholsonAndrew Nicholson 29 PF $2,844,430 - - - $2,844,430 1.92
VarejaoAnderson Varejao 37 PF $1,913,345 - - - $1,913,345 1.29
EzeliFestus Ezeli 29 C $333,334 - - - $333,334 0.23


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 ($138,928,000) 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 $5,718,000
($0)
Rodney Hood
Trade Exception $1,740,000
($1,740,000)
Caleb Swanigan trade with SAC 02/07/2020
Trade Exception $1,790,993
($1,790,993)
Jake Layman trade with MIN 07/06/2020


2019-20 Luxury Tax Totals

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

Type Totals
2019 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold $132,627,000
Total Taxable Salaries $145,908,632
Luxury Tax Space $-13,281,632
Est. Luxury Tax Bill $24,454,083


2019-20 Portland Trail Blazers Salary Cap Totals

The Trail Blazers 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 Total
Active Roster Cap $142,810,607
Dead Money $5,091,109
Cap Holds $3,530,993
Total Salaries $147,901,716
2019 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Actual Cap Max Space $-38,761,716
Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $142,810,607
Dead Money $5,091,109
Cap Holds $3,530,993
Total Cap Allocations $147,901,716
2019 NBA Salary Cap Max $109,140,000
Cap Max Space $-38,761,716



Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
2020-21
10/31/2020 Anfernee Simons 2021-22 Club Option $3,938,818
06/29/2021 Zach Collins 2021-22 Qualifying Offer $7,363,319
06/29/2021 Gary Trent Jr. 2021-22 Qualifying Offer $2,122,822
2021-22
07/01/2021 Jusuf Nurkic Guaranteed $12,000,000
06/29/2022 Anfernee Simons 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $5,758,552