Sacramento Kings

Sacramento Kings 2021-22 Salary Cap

Kings 2021-22 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Sacramento Kings 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 (15) Pos. Cap Figure Base
Salary
Likely
Incent.
Unlikely
Incent.
Trade
Bonus
Cap Figure Cap % Cash Remaining
(Guaranteed)
Notes
Fox De'Aaron Fox PG $28,103,500 $28,103,500 - - - $28,103,500 21.05 $163,000,300
($163,000,300)
Rk Extension / Bird
Hield Buddy Hield SG $23,085,960 $22,477,272 $608,688 $2,485,475 - $23,085,960 17.29 $63,614,149
($61,568,179)
Rk Extension / Bird
Barnes Harrison Barnes SF $20,284,091 $20,284,091 - - - $20,284,091 15.19 $38,636,364
($38,636,364)
Free Agent / Bird
Bagley III Marvin Bagley III PF $11,312,114 $11,312,114 - - - $11,312,114 8.47 $11,312,114
($11,312,114)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Holmes Richaun Holmes C $10,384,500 $10,384,500 - - - $10,384,500 7.78 $46,522,560
($46,522,560)
Free Agent / Early Bird
Thompson Tristan Thompson C $9,720,900 $9,720,900 - - - $9,720,900 7.28 $9,720,900
($9,720,900)
Acquired via Trade
Mitchell Davion Mitchell PG $4,603,320 $4,603,320 - - - $4,603,320 3.45 $20,951,910
($9,436,920)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Harkless Maurice Harkless SF $4,347,600 $4,347,600 - - - $4,347,600 3.26 $8,912,580
($8,912,580)
Free Agent / Non-Bird
Hip
Haliburton Tyrese Haliburton PG $4,023,600 $4,023,600 - - - $4,023,600 3.01 $14,047,155
($8,238,720)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Davis Terence Davis SG $4,000,000 $4,000,000 - - - $4,000,000 3.00 $8,000,000
($8,000,000)
Free Agent / Early Bird
Len Alex Len C $3,732,000 $3,732,000 - - - $3,732,000 2.79 $7,650,600
($7,650,600)
Free Agent / NT-MLE
Jones Damian Jones C $1,977,011 $1,977,011 - - - $1,977,011 1.48 $1,977,011
($1,977,011)
RoS / Minimum
Metu Chimezie Metu PF $1,762,796 $1,762,796 - - - $1,762,796 1.32 $3,673,656
($881,398)
RoS / NT-MLE
G'teed: $881,398
Ramsey Jahmi'us Ramsey SG $1,517,981 $1,517,981 - - - $1,517,981 1.14 $3,300,602
($1,517,981)
Drafted / NT-MLE
Groin
Woodard II Robert Woodard II SG $1,517,981 $1,517,981 - - - $1,517,981 1.14 $5,231,283
($1,817,981)
Drafted / NT-MLE


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.
KingLouis King SF          
QuetaNeemias Queta C          


2021-22 Cap Holds

Cap holds represent "placeholders" for pending free agents, unsigned draft picks, offer sheets, etc... Since the Kings 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
BrewerCorey Brewer SG - $1,669,178 Non-Bird
GuyKyle Guy SG - $1,489,065 Two-Way


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.

Non-Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception Details is awarded annually to teams who are above the cap but below the Luxury Tax Apron ($143,002,000) and can be used for contracts up to 4 years in length.

Bi-Annual Exception Details is available to any teams who are below the Luxury Tax Apron ($143,002,000), and did not use this exception in the previous season. It can be used for contracts up to 2 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
Non-Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception $9,536,000
($5,804,000)
Alex Len ($3,732,000)
Bi-Annual Exception $3,732,000
($3,732,000)
Trade Exception $3,600,000
($3,600,000)
Cory Joseph trade with DET 02/11/2022
Trade Exception $2,009,019
($2,009,019)
Nemanja Bjelica with MIA 02/11/2022


2021-22 Luxury Tax Totals

Denotes the Kings 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 $131,084,683
Current Luxury Tax Space $5,521,317


2021-22 Sacramento Kings Salary Cap Totals

The Kings 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 $130,373,354
Cap Holds $3,158,243
Total Cap Allocations $133,531,597
Salary Cap Maximum
2021 NBA Salary Cap Max $112,414,000
Current Cap Space $-21,117,597
 

2021-22 Practical Cap Space

Available Practical Cap Space: $-21,117,597 — $-17,077,956

$-21,117,597
Projected Practical Cap Space:

This is calculated by determining all guaranteed salaries + any dead cap from non-guaranteed salaries + estimated exercised and declined options + estimated retained cap holds and draft pool cap holds.

$-17,077,956
Maximum Possible Cap Space:

This is calculated by determining all guaranteed salaries + any dead cap from non-guaranteed salaries. All other options, cap holds, exceptions are assumed as declined, waived or renounced.





Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
2022-23
07/03/2022 Robert Woodard II Guaranteed $1,782,621
07/15/2022 Jahmi'us Ramsey Guaranteed $1,782,621
07/15/2022 Chimezie Metu Guaranteed $1,910,860
10/31/2022 Davion Mitchell 2023-24 Club Option $5,063,760
10/31/2022 Tyrese Haliburton 2023-24 Club Option $5,808,435
01/10/2023 Chimezie Metu Guaranteed $1,910,860
06/29/2023 Robert Woodard II 2023-24 Club Option
06/30/2023 Jahmi'us Ramsey 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $2,228,276
2023-24
07/03/2023 Robert Woodard II Guaranteed $1,930,681
10/31/2023 Davion Mitchell 2024-25 Club Option $6,451,230
06/29/2024 Richaun Holmes 2024-25 Player Option $12,876,780
06/30/2024 Davion Mitchell 2025-26 Qualifying Offer $8,741,417
06/30/2024 Tyrese Haliburton 2024-25 Qualifying Offer $7,992,407
06/30/2024 Devin Vassell 2024-25 Qualifying Offer $8,060,534