Wayne Ellington
Shooting Guard
Drafted: Round 1 (#28 overall), 2009
Experience: 13 Years
College: North Carolina
Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,641,691 Signing Bonus - Average Salary$2,641,691 Free Agent:2022 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
2021 Contract details by year 33 $2,641,691 $1,669,178
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,003,560 - - $1,003,560
2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,078,800 - - $1,078,800
2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $929,151 - - $929,151
2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,083,042 - - $2,083,042
2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,652,000 - - $2,652,000
2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $882,630 - - $882,630
2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,063,384 - - $1,063,384
2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $882,630 - - $882,630
2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000
2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $882,630 - - $882,630
2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $6,270,000 - - $6,270,000
2018-2019 Player Cash Earnings $4,002,881 - - $4,002,881
2018-2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,267,119 - - $2,267,119
2018-2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,383,076 - - $2,383,076
2019-2020 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - - $7,500,000
2020-2021 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000
2020-2021 Player Cash Earnings $2,564,753 - - $2,564,753
2021-2022 Player Cash Earnings $2,641,691 - - $2,641,691
17 seasons $47,587,347 - - $47,587,347

Cap Hit

AAV

Cash

  • Apr 13 2022

    Fined $20,000 for escalating an incident by making threatening comment after LAL-DEN game

  • Aug 6 2021

    Detroit (DET) renounced their free-agent exception rights

  • Aug 6 2021

    Signed a 1 year $2.64 million contract with Los Angeles (LAL)

  • Mar 26 2021

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during BKN-DET game

  • Dec 2 2020

    Signed a 1 year $2.56 million contract with Detroit (DET)

  • Nov 19 2020

    Waived by New York (NYK)

  • Jul 8 2019

    Signed a 2 year $16 million contract with New York (NYK) - includes 2020 $1 million guaranteed

  • Feb 9 2019

    Signed a 1 year $2.38 million contract with Detroit (DET)

  • Feb 7 2019

    Waived by Phoenix (PHX)

  • Feb 6 2019

    Traded to Phoenix (PHX) from Miami (MIA) with Tyler Johnson and $1.8 million for Ryan Anderson

  • Jul 13 2018

    Signed a 1 year $6.27 million contract with Miami (MIA)

  • Jan 31 2018

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-CLE game

  • Jul 10 2016

    Signed a 2 year $12.27 million contract with Miami (MIA)

  • Jul 6 2016

    Brooklyn (BKN) renounced their free-agent exception rights

  • Jun 30 2016

    Declined $1,567,500 option with Brooklyn (BKN) for 2016-2017 season; becomes Unrestricted Free Agent

  • Jul 9 2015

    Signed a 2 year $3.07 million contract with Brooklyn (BKN)

  • Feb 6 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-ORL game

  • Jan 16 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-UTH game

  • Sep 22 2014

    Signed a 1 year $1.06 million contract with Los Angeles (LAL)

  • Sep 1 2014

    Waived by Sacramento (SAC) - buyout/used Stretch Provision

  • Aug 6 2014

    Traded to Sacramento (SAC) from New York (NYK) with Jeremy Tyler for Quincy Acy and Travis Outlaw

  • Jun 25 2014

    Traded to New York (NYK) from Dallas (DAL) with Samuel Dalembert , Jose Calderon , Shane Larkin , 2014 2nd round pick (#34) and 2014 2nd round pick (#51) for Tyson Chandler and Raymond Felton

  • Jul 26 2013

    Signed a 2 year $5.42 million contract with Dallas (DAL)

  • Jul 12 2013

    Cleveland (CLE) renounced their free agent exception rights

  • Jun 29 2013

    Cleveland (CLE) declined $3.1 million Qualifying Offer; becomes an Unrestricted Free Agent

  • Jan 22 2013

    Traded to Cleveland (CLE) from Memphis (MEM) with Marreese Speights, Josh Selby and a protected first-round draft pick for Jon Leuer

  • Jul 24 2012

    Traded to Memphis (MEM) from Minnesota (MIN) for Dante Cunningham

  • Jun 30 2011

    Minnesota (MIN) exercised a $2.08 million option for 2013-2014

  • Nov 1 2010

    Minnesota (MIN) exercised a $1.15 million option for 2012-2013

  • Jul 9 2009

    Signed a 2 year $2.08 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Jun 25 2009

    Drafted by Minnesota (MIN): Round 1 (#28 overall)