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Alex Caruso

Oklahoma City Thunder, Shooting Guard

2021-2024 Free Agent (CURRENT)

Year Age Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Apron Salary Luxury Tax Tax % League Tax Cash Annual Cash Guaranteed Cash Cumulative
2021-22 27 $8,600,000 7.65% $8,600,000 $8,600,000 6.30% $8,600,000 $8,600,000 $8,600,000
2022-23 28 $9,030,000 7.30% $9,030,000 $9,030,000 6.01% $9,030,000 $9,030,000 $17,630,000
2023-24 29 $9,460,000 6.95% $9,460,000 $9,460,000 5.72% $9,460,000 $9,460,000 $27,090,000
2024-25 30 $9,890,000 7.03% $9,890,000 $9,890,000 5.79% $9,890,000 $9,890,000 $36,980,000
2025-26 31
UFA
Year Age Base Salary Incentives Likely Incentives Unlikely Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Luxury Tax
2021-22 27 $8,600,000 - - $8,600,000 7.65% $8,600,000
2022-23 28 $9,030,000 - - $9,030,000 7.30% $9,030,000
2023-24 29 $9,460,000 - - $9,460,000 6.95% $9,460,000
2024-25 30 $9,890,000 - - $9,890,000 7.03% $9,890,000
2025-26 31
UFA
Year Age Base Salary Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2021-22 27 $8,600,000 $8,600,000 $8,600,000 $8,600,000 $9,245,000
2022-23 28 $9,030,000 $9,030,000 $17,630,000 $8,815,000 $9,460,000
2023-24 29 $9,460,000 $9,460,000 $27,090,000 $9,030,000 $9,675,000
2024-25 30 $9,890,000 $9,890,000 $36,980,000 $9,245,000 $9,890,000
Aggregate Trade Restriction: This player cannot be traded with other players until Aug 21, 2024.
Reaquire Restriction: This player can be traded back to CHI team for one-year (Jun 21, 2025).
Contract Notes
  • 2024-25 $3,000,000 guaranteed, fully guaranteed on 6/30/24
Source: Spotrac

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2016 22
Retained
$50,000
$50,000
2019 25
Active
$2,578,125
$2,628,125
Champion
2020 26
Active
$2,750,000
$5,378,125
2021 27
Active
$8,600,000
$13,978,125
2022 28
Active
$9,030,000
$23,008,125
All Defense (1st)
2023 29
Active
$9,460,000
$32,468,125
All Defense (2nd)
Total      
$32,468,125
$32,468,125
2024 30
Active
$9,890,000
Total
$42,358,125
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2016
22
$50,000
$50,000
$50,000
2019
25
$2,578,125
$2,578,125
$2,628,125
2020
26
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$5,378,125
2021
27
$8,600,000
$8,600,000
$13,978,125
2022
28
$9,030,000
$9,030,000
$23,008,125
2023
29
$9,460,000
$9,460,000
$32,468,125
Total
$32,468,125
$32,468,125
$32,468,125
2024
30
$9,890,000
$9,890,000
Total
$42,358,125
$42,358,125

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Incentives Cash Cumulative
1 $50,000 - - $50,000
2 $5,328,125 - - $5,328,125
3 $27,090,000 - - $27,090,000
Cap Hit

$9,890,000 / 165th

Cash Total

$9,890,000 / 164th

Contract Value

$36,980,000 / 146th

Contract Average

$9,245,000 / 172nd

AAV% of Cap

8.22% / 150th

Signing Bonus

$0 / 40th

2-Year Cash

$17,630,000 / 171st

3-Year Cash

$27,090,000 / 160th

Total Guaranteed

$36,980,000 / 136th

Guaranteed at Signing

$30,090,000 / 141st

  • Jun 30, 2024 Oklahoma City (OKC) fully guaranteed $9.89 million salary for 2024-25
  • Jun 21, 2024 Traded to Oklahoma City (OKC) from Chicago (CHI) for Josh Giddey
  • Aug 10, 2021 Signed a 4 year $37 million contract with Chicago (CHI)
  • Jul 07, 2019 Signed a 2 year $5.5 million contract with Los Angeles (LAL)
  • Jun 26, 2019 Los Angeles (LAL) extended $1,443,842 Qualifying Offer; becomes Restricted Free Agent
  • Jul 13, 2017 Signed a two-way contract with Los Angeles (LAL)
  • Oct 17, 2016 Waived by Oklahoma City (OKC)
  • Sep 23, 2016 Signed a contract with Oklahoma City (OKC) - camp invite