June 11, 2018 Michael Ginnitti
Keeping a super-team together for a stretch of time is becoming increasingly impossible in sports. But the Golden State Warriors appear poised to be the closest thing to a dynasty this generation might ever see. We break down their upcoming financial scenarios.
May 7, 2018 Michael Ginnitti
As the NBA Postseason begins to near the finish line, the discussions for most will turn to the offseason, where a handful of elite players will be forced into decisions regarding their immediate futures. We take a look at the numbers & logical assumptions for Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Chris Paul, Paul George, & DeMarcus Cousins.
October 17, 2017 Michael Ginnitti
After an offseason that saw nearly 4 Billion in free agent signings and extensions, the 2017-18 NBA regular season is upon on us. We've broken down all active payrolls, showing how each team is spending their cap dollars positionally to start the year.
October 11, 2017 Michael Ginnitti
Create a 30-man roster, selecting 1 player from each NBA team, while keeping your total salary cap low for a chance to win $250 in cash prizes. This contest will run through the first half of the 2017-18 regular season (October 17, 2017 - January 7th, 2018).
May 7, 2017 Michael Ginnitti
As the current NBA postseason nears a conclusion, we'll take a close look at the top stories forthcoming this offseason, including notable extension candidates, players with options, key free agents, and salary cap allocations & space for each team heading toward the summer.
April 13, 2017 Michael Ginnitti
With the NBA Playoffs now upon us we take a close look at how the active roster for each of the 16 postseason teams are broken down positionally. We've broken out combined cap dollars for Guards, Forwards, Centers, Starting Lineups and more.
July 6, 2016 Scott Allen
Dwyane Wade's contract demands and counter offers in Miami have ranged from $20M to $25M per year. We run the 34-year-old through our projection formula to assess his current market value as he nears a new contract.
July 5, 2016 Michael Ginnitti
Kevin Durant's 2 year agreement to join the Golden State Warriors shook the sports world yesterday. We take a look at the money he's set to make in 2016, how much he left on the table by leaving Oklahoma City, and his contract scenarios for next year's free agent season.
July 3, 2016 Mike Ginnitti
Negotiations between NBA teams and Free Agents run from July 1 through July 6. We'll track all reported free agent agreements here.
July 3, 2016 Scott Allen
Ben Simmons is the first player from the 2016 NBA Draft to sign his contract.
June 29, 2016 Michael Ginnitti
LeBron James has officially opted-out of his player option for the 2016-17 season and has already come forward in declaring he's going nowhere. But just in case, our look at his salary options with or without the Cavaliers.
June 27, 2016 Michael Ginnitti
With July 1st just days away the discussion turns away from last week's draft and immediately to the start of the free agent season. We'll take a look at a few notable free agents from each position group, and their financial projections.
June 23, 2016 Scott Allen
June 23, 2016 Scott Allen
June 23, 2016 Scott Allen
Sixers have stated they will be selecting Ben Simmons with the 1st Overall. A look at Simmons' entry level financials and other first overalls since 2000
June 22, 2016 Scott Allen
Derrick Rose, Holiday are headed to New York in exchange for Lopez, Calderon and Grant
June 22, 2016 Scott Allen
In a three-team trade leading up to the 2016 NBA Draft Atlanta picks up the 12th overall pick while Jeff Teague and George Hill will have new teams next season.
June 21, 2016 Michael Ginnitti
With the offseason now here, teams will quickly shift focus to the upcoming July 1st free agency period. With option decision to be made, and a salary cap set to rise to $94M, plenty of money will be in motion in the next few weeks. Our look at each team's financial breakdown...
June 13, 2016 Scott Allen
An already loaded 2016 NBA Free Agent class could become even more crowded with plenty of elite, notable players carrying options into the offseason. We're tracking all player, club, and mutual options along with the financial breakdowns here.
August 24, 2015 Scott Allen
Tristan Thompson pulled the plug on a recent 5 year $80M offer from the Cleveland Cavaliers, looking to be paid "more like his peers". We'll assess the current mathematical value for Thompson as the summer winds down.
July 3, 2015 Scott Allen
Tracking the 2015 NBA Free Agents through the moratorium and their agreed upon details with teams.
October 31, 2014 Michael Ginnitti
On the eve of the 2014-15 NBA regular season, we'll take a look across the team rosters financially, noting the total payrolls, top-paid players, fun facts, and even a view "best value" predictions.
July 1, 2014 Scott Allen
Tracking the 2014 NBA Free Agents through the moratorium and their agreed upon details with teams.
June 24, 2014 Michael Ginnitti
As the NBA Draft & Free Agent season approaches, we'll take a look at the practical and actual team salary cap breakdowns, including rookie pools, cap holds, and estimated space.
June 3, 2014 Scott Allen
With the Pacers out of the playoffs, talk has turned to where Lance Stephenson will play next season and how much a team is willing to pay for his production (and potentially his on-the-court antics). We've forecasted what Stephenson could potentially see as his next deal. You might be surprised by the findings...
May 21, 2014 Scott Allen
With a 1.7% the Cleveland Cavaliers find themselves with the #1 overall pick in the 2014 draft and multiple teams have two or three picks in the first round alone. A look into what first round picks could sign for and how much each team could expect to spend on this years rookies over the next two years.
February 14, 2014 Scott Allen
Our latest edition of NBA Total Team Value Rankings has the Bucks in the 3rd spot, while the Thunder's weekly rise has come to an end.
February 7, 2014 Scott Allen
Our latest edition of NBA Total Team Value Rankings has the Thunder slowly moving up the rankings while the Sixers and Lakers are back in the top 3, and the Knicks are back towards the bottom with high paid, low performing players back in the line up.
January 31, 2014 Scott Allen
Our latest edition of NBA Total Team Value Rankings has the Phoenix Suns remaining #1 while the Denver Nuggets have jumped into 2nd, and the Knicks find themselves in the upper half of the rankings.
January 26, 2014 Scott Allen
With the recent negotiation rumors between the Boston Celtics and Rajon Rondo, we decided to take a look at what Rondo could be worth after next season. How does he compare to other point guards and is he worth a maximum extension?
January 24, 2014 Scott Allen
Our latest edition of NBA Total Team Value Rankings has the Phoenix Suns still at the top and the San Antonio Spurs find themselves rising to #2. The Toronto Raptors have also cracked the top 10.
January 18, 2014 Scott Allen
Our latest edition of NBA Total Team Value Rankings has the Magic in the top 5 and the Pelicans cracking the top 10, while Miami and Minnesota finds themselves falling to towards the bottom of the rankings.
January 10, 2014 Scott Allen
The Spurs and Jazz cracked the top 10, while teams such as the Nets, Knicks, and Bulls continue to find themselves at the bottom and overpaid for their production.
January 3, 2014 Scott Allen
Phoenix finds themselves still at the top as the Bobcats and Cavaliers rose substantially. While the Nets, Knicks and Bulls remain at the bottom proving their are truly being overpaid for their performance.
December 26, 2013 Scott Allen
The Suns find themselves on top in Week 8, while the Trail Blazers had a bounce-back week and the Pacers find themselves at the bottom. This and more...
December 20, 2013 Scott Allen
The injured Los Angeles Lakers fell from the top in Week 7, making room for the Philadelphia 76ers. While the Portland Trailblazers (22-5) find themselves the worst value team in the NBA. This and more in our latest rankings.
December 13, 2013 Scott Allen
The Lakers find themselves at the top of our Week 6 Value Power Rankings. Also, the Rockets and Heat continue to produce above their respective pay, while the Clippers and Bulls remain towards the bottom.
November 27, 2013 Scott Allen
With the continued dominance of the Pacers, Spurs and Trail Blazers, are they playing to their current team value? Also, there is a new team atop of the rankings. Who do you think it is?
November 20, 2013 Scott Allen
The Spurs, Pacers and Trail Blazers have jumped out of the gate at a fast pace. But which team currently leads the NBA in total value?
July 24, 2013 Michael Ginnitti
Some NBA teams are now under the constraints of a hard cap for the 2013-2014 season. See who and why this has happened.
July 1, 2013 Michael Ginnitti
With the 2013 NBA Draft in the books, the team's focus turns to offseason signings, including their new drafted rookies. The following report projects the total compensation for each of the NBA's 2013 1st Round Picks, and breaks down a few facts surrounding them.
June 3, 2013 Michael Ginnitti
Much of the buzz surrounding Dwight Howard and free agency leads him to the Houston Rockets in 2013-14. We've broken down a year by year assessment of what the new deal should look like, and its impact to the Rockets financially.
January 21, 2013 Michael Ginnitti
A look at what Blake Griffin's maximum rookie contract extension should look like entering the 2013-14 season.
December 14, 2012 Michael Ginnitti
A year after extending Derrick Rose to a max-deal, the Bulls remain without their star point guard. We analyze how they've faired without their star, and how to handle his return.
November 21, 2012 Michael Ginnitti
NBA journalist Gordon Dixon takes an early look at the NBA players who are outplaying their salary - and those that aren't.
October 30, 2012 Michael Ginnitti
The 2012-13 NBA season kicks off tonight, but plenty of the league's superstars won't be available. Spotrac lists the high-profile injuries affecting teams early on.
October 22, 2012 Michael Ginnitti
Our premium team breaks down NBA teams by division by looking at the cap total of the top 10 paid players from each team.
July 16, 2012 Michael Ginnitti
With a $25 million offer on the table for Jeremy Lin, Spotrac analyzes the value of signing a point guard this offseason, and why the numbers for Lin are just fine.