Minnesota Lynx 2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Minnesota Lynx 2022 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 (12) Age Pos. YOE Contract Type Protection Base Salary Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
FowlesSylvia Fowles 36 C 14 Free Agent Protected $200,000 ($200,000) $200,000 13.78
McBrideKayla McBride 29 G 8 Free Agent Protected $196,267 ($398,251) $196,267 13.52
PowersAerial Powers 28 F 6 Free Agent Protected $196,267 ($398,251) $196,267 13.52
AchonwaNatalie Achonwa 29 C 7 Free Agent Protected $160,000 ($315,100) $160,000 11.02
DantasDamiris Dantas 29 F 7 Extension Protected $129,150 ($129,150) $129,150 8.90
BanhamRachel Banham 28 G 6 Free Agent Unprotected $72,141 - $72,141 4.97
CarletonBridget Carleton 25 G 3 Free Agent Unprotected $72,141 - $72,141 4.97
JeffersonMoriah Jefferson 28 G 4 Free Agent Unprotected $67,141 - $67,141 4.63
ShepardJessica Shepard 25 F 2 Entry Level Unprotected $60,471 - $60,471 4.17
WestbrookEvina Westbrook 23 G 0 Free Agent Unprotected $56,280 - $56,280 3.88
MilicNina Milic 28 F 0 Free Agent Unprotected $60,471 - $42,210 2.91
SjervenHannah Sjerven 0 C 0 Free Agent Unprotected $42,210 - $42,210 2.91




2022 Suspension List

Cap breakdowns for players currently in suspended. All count against the team's salary cap, but not the roster spot.

Player (12) Age Pos. YOE Contract Type Protection Base Salary Dead Cap Cap Figure Cap %
CollierNapheesa Collier 25 F 2 Extension $72,141 - $72,141 4.97


2022 Dead Cap

Cap breakdowns for players who have been traded or released. All count against the team's Total Cap Allocations.

Player (5) Age Pos. Signed Using Base Salary Signing Bonus Dead Money Cap Figure Cap %
McCoughtryAngel McCoughtry 35 F $69,000 - - $69,000 4.75
SimsOdyssey Sims 29 G $6,428 - - $6,428 0.44
TurnerYvonne Turner 34 G $5,357 - - $5,357 0.37
MilicNina Milic 28 F $3,143 - - $3,143 0.22
DavisRennia Davis 23 F $1,347 - - $1,347 0.09


2022 Minnesota Lynx Salary Cap Totals

Cap Type Total
Active Roster Cap $1,294,278
Suspended List Money $72,141
Dead Money $85,275
Cap Holds -
Total Salaries $1,451,694
2022 WNBA Salary Cap Max $1,379,170
Actual Cap Max Space $-72,524
Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $1,294,278
Suspended List Money $72,141
Dead Money $85,275
Total Cap Allocations $1,451,694
2022 WNBA Salary Cap Floor $1,154,340
Above Cap Floor $297,354
2022 WNBA Salary Cap Max $1,379,170
Cap Max Space $-72,524