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Washington Wizards 2020-21 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Washington Wizards 2020-21 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 (11) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
WallJohn Wall S-MAX 30 PG Bird $41,254,920 - - ($41,254,920) $41,254,920 23.80
BealBradley Beal MAX 27 SG Bird $28,751,775 - - ($28,751,775) $28,751,775 16.59
BryantThomas Bryant 23 C Early Bird $8,333,333 - - ($8,333,333) $8,333,333 4.81
SmithIshmael Smith 32 PG MLE $6,000,000 - - ($6,000,000) $6,000,000 3.46
HachimuraRui Hachimura 22 PF Rookie $4,692,840 - - ($4,692,840) $4,692,840 2.71
RobinsonJerome Robinson 23 SG Rookie $3,737,520 - - ($3,737,520) $3,737,520 2.16
Brown Jr.Troy Brown Jr. 21 SF Rookie $3,372,840 - - ($3,372,840) $3,372,840 1.95
WagnerMoritz Wagner 23 PF Rookie $2,161,920 - - ($2,161,920) $2,161,920 1.25
BongaIsaac Bonga 20 PG Cap Space $1,663,861 - - ($1,663,861) $1,663,861 0.96
PasecniksAnzejs Pasecniks 24 C MLE $1,517,981 - - ($250,000) $1,517,981 0.88
SchofieldAdmiral Schofield 23 SF MLE $1,517,981 - - ($1,517,981) $1,517,981 0.88


2020-21 Cap Holds

Cap holds represent "placeholders" for pending free agents, unsigned draft picks, offer sheets, etc... Since the Wizards are currently over the league salary cap, these cap holds do not count against their Total Cap figure. Denouncing 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 (9) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Trade Kicker Likely Incent. Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
MahinmiIan Mahinmi 33 C         $23,175,077  
BertansDavis Bertans 27 SF         $14,304,807  
MilesC.J. Miles 33 SF Bird         $13,095,239  
NapierShabazz Napier 29 PG Early Bird         $2,398,891  
WilliamsJohnathan Williams 25 PF Restricted Non-Bird         $1,749,812  
Payton IIGary Payton II 27 PG Non-Bird         $1,737,274  
ChiozzaChris Chiozza 24 PG Restricted Non-Bird         $1,549,812  
MathewsGarrison Mathews 23 SG Restricted Non-Bird         $1,549,812  
PasecniksAnzejs Pasecniks 24 C Restricted Non-Bird         $1,549,812  
Incomplete Roster Charge
(1 spots)
          $959,733  


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.

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
Trade Exception $5,000,000
($5,000,000)
Tomas Satoransky 07/07/2020
Trade Exception $1,645,357
($1,645,357)
Jordan McRae trade with DEN 02/06/2021
Trade Exception $1,620,564
($1,620,564)
Isaiah Thomas trade with LAC 02/06/2021


2020-21 Luxury Tax Totals

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

Type Totals
2020 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold $139,000,000
Total Taxable Salaries $103,004,971
Luxury Tax Space $35,995,029


2020-21 Washington Wizards Salary Cap Totals

The Wizards 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 $103,004,971
Cap Holds $70,336,190
Total Salaries $173,341,161
2020 NBA Salary Cap Max $115,000,000
Actual Cap Max Space $-58,341,161
Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $103,004,971
Cap Holds $70,336,190
Total Cap Allocations $173,341,161
2020 NBA Salary Cap Max $115,000,000
Cap Max Space $-58,341,161



Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
2020-21
10/31/2020 Moritz Wagner 2021-22 Club Option $3,893,618
10/31/2020 Troy Brown Jr. 2021-22 Club Option $5,170,564
10/31/2020 Rui Hachimura 2021-22 Club Option $4,916,160
10/31/2020 Jerome Robinson 2021-22 Club Option $5,340,916
01/10/2021 Anzejs Pasecniks Guaranteed $1,517,981
06/29/2021 Isaac Bonga 2021-22 Qualifying Offer $2,122,822
2021-22
07/04/2021 Admiral Schofield Guaranteed $1,782,621
10/31/2021 Rui Hachimura 2022-23 Club Option $6,263,188
01/10/2022 Anzejs Pasecniks Guaranteed $1,782,621
06/29/2022 Jerome Robinson 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $7,386,487
06/29/2022 Troy Brown Jr. 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $7,228,448
06/29/2022 Moritz Wagner 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $5,719,725
06/29/2022 John Wall 2022-23 Player Option $47,366,760
06/29/2022 Admiral Schofield 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $2,228,276
06/29/2022 Anzejs Pasecniks 2022-23 Qualifying Offer $2,228,276
2022-23
06/29/2023 Rui Hachimura 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $8,486,620