2017 Free Agency Primer

It’s never too early to prepare yourself for the offseason, even when the next offseason is a year away. Here at the Hoops Inquirer, we have compiled a few tables that contain everything you need to know about the 2017 free agency period and the cap situations for every team heading into the next offseason. We will be updating this list daily as trades, signings, and various other roster moves occur.

Note: All of these tables are used with the cap projection of $102,000,000 for the 2017-18 season.

Table 1 – Every team cap situation

 

 

 

Rank

 

 

Team Name

Maximum Available Salary

($)

 

Players Under Contract

 

Cap

Holds

($)

Exceptions

($)

(as of

7/1/17)

 

Dead

Money

($)

1 Atlanta Hawks 31,707,724 8 55,650,797 8,000,000 0
2 Boston Celtics 40,540,741 10 14,993,767 0 0
3 Brooklyn Nets 40,760,582 11 20,388,915 0 5,500,000

*

4 Charlotte Hornets 11,636,885 10 15,224,347 1,666,470 0
5 Chicago Bulls 21,137,418 10 18,033,559 0 0
6 Cleveland Cavaliers 18,601,022^ 7 5,428,738 1,333,420~ 0
7 Dallas Mavericks 11,392,689 15 28,240,541 0 315,759

******

8 Denver Nuggets 27,173,948 13 4,602,465 0 0
9 Detroit Pistons 3,976,531 12 9,559,660 0 5,852,049

********

10 Golden State Warriors 35,730,990 6 48,145,191 0 945,126

**

11 Houston Rockets 1,538,137 15 1,014,746 0 0
12 Indiana Pacers 23,934,034 12 17,846,717 0 0
13 Los Angeles Clippers 1,894,759 12 12,080,996 1,209,600 1,412,964

***********

14 Los Angeles Lakers 23,468,978 12 11,562,641 0 0
15 Memphis Grizzlies 207,607 13 35,418,606 1,594,897 163,296

************

16 Miami Heat 9,224,195 13 18,640,929 0~ 0
17 Milwaukee Bucks 12,720,306 9 8,545,846 0 1,865,546

*****

18 Minnesota Timberwolves 34,098,728 11 11,821,998 0 1,380,305

***

19 New Orleans Pelicans 27,979,273 10 34,930,156 0~ 0
20 New York Knicks 24,748,084 10 30,509,410 0~ 0
21 Oklahoma City Thunder 67,572,063 6 60,355,221 0~ 0
22 Orlando Magic 25,047,482 11 48,121,200 0 0
23 Philadelphia 76ers 50,990,700 15 26,440,431 0 0
24 Phoenix Suns 31,694,098 11 20,822,001 0~ 0
25 Portland Trail Blazers 7,407,035 11 7,756,779 0 1,984,005

*******

26 Sacramento Kings 23,510,044 10 19,290,434 0 517,220

****

27 San Antonio Spurs 9,009,388 11 29,068,434 0 0
28 Toronto Raptors 830,066 13 15,828,600 0 0
29 Utah Jazz 29,077,140 11 23,657,701 0 0
30 Washington Wizards 3,391,525 11 14,587,734 0 833,333

*********

 

KEY:

~ = Denotes team has other exceptions expiring before set date.

^ = Indicates team has yet to re-sign LeBron James (who plans on re-signing)

* = Deron Williams dead cap hit

** = Jason Thompson dead cap hit

*** = Kevin Martin dead cap hit

**** = Caron Butler dead cap hit

***** = Larry Sanders dead cap hit

****** = Gal Mekel dead cap hit

******* = Anderson Varejao dead cap hit

******** = Aaron Gray & Josh Smith dead cap hit

********* = Martell Webster dead cap hit

*********** = Carlos Delfino, Jordan Farmar & Miroslav Raduljica dead cap hit

************ = Jamaal Franklin dead cap hit

 

Table 2 – Every upcoming free agent in 2017

 

Rank

 

Player Name

 

Team

 

Age

(as of July 1st, 2017)

 

Free Agent

Type (UFA/RFA)

 

2016-17

Cap Hit ($)

1 Dennis Schröder Atlanta Hawks 22 RFA 2,708,582
2 Tim Hardaway Jr. Atlanta Hawks 24 RFA 2,282,605
3 Jarrett Jack Atlanta Hawks 33 UFA 980,431
4 Mike Muscala Atlanta Hawks 26 UFA 1,015,696
5 Kris Humphries Atlanta Hawks 32 UFA 4,000,000
6 Tiago Splitter Atlanta Hawks 32 UFA 8,550,000
7 Mike Scott Atlanta Hawks 28 UFA 3,333,334
8 Kyle Korver Atlanta Hawks 36 UFA 5,239,437
9 Thabo Sefolosha Atlanta Hawks 33 UFA 3,850,000
10 Bojan Bogdanovic Brooklyn Nets 28 RFA 3,573,020
11 Egidijus Mockevicius Brooklyn Nets 24 RFA 543,471
12 Randy Foye Brooklyn Nets 33 UFA 2,500,000
13 Greivis Vasquez Brooklyn Nets 30 UFA 4,347,826
14 Luis Scola Brooklyn Nets 37 UFA 5,500,000
15 John Holland Boston Celtics 29 RFA 874,636
16 Kelly Olynyk Boston Celtics 26 RFA 3,094,014
17 Jonas Jerebko Boston Celtics 30 UFA 5,000,000
18 Amir Johnson Boston Celtics 30 UFA 12,000,000
19 Cody Zeller Charlotte Hornets 24 RFA 5,318,313
20 Aaron Harrison Charlotte Hornets 22 RFA 874,636
21 Roy Hibbert Charlotte Hornets 30 UFA 5,000,000
22 Brian Roberts Charlotte Hornets 31 UFA 980,431
23 Tony Snell Chicago Bulls 25 RFA 2,368,327
24 Nikola Mirotic Chicago Bulls 26 RFA 5,782,450
25 Cristiano Felicio Chicago Bulls 24 RFA 874,636
26 Taj Gibson Chicago Bulls 32 UFA 8,950,000
27 Jordan McRae Cleveland Cavaliers 26 RFA 874,636
28 Dahntay Jones Cleveland Cavaliers 36 UFA 1,551,659
29 Chris Andersen Cleveland Cavaliers 38 UFA 980,431
30 Mo Williams Cleveland Cavaliers 34 UFA 2,194,500
31 Andrew Bogut Dallas Mavericks 32 UFA 11,027,027
32 Deron Williams Dallas Mavericks 33 UFA 10,000,000
33 JaKarr Sampson Denver Nuggets 24 RFA 980,431
34 Axel Toupane Denver Nuggets 24 RFA 874,636
35 Joffrey Lauvergne Denver Nuggets 25 RFA 1,709,719
36 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Detroit Pistons 24 RFA 3,678,319
37 Reggie Bullock Detroit Pistons 26 RFA 2,255,644
38 Lorenzo Brown Detroit Pistons 26 RFA 1,015,696
39 Stephen Curry Golden State Warriors 29 UFA 12,112,359
40 Anderson Varejao Golden State Warriors 34 UFA 980,431
41 James Michael McAdoo Golden State Warriors 24 UFA 980,431
42 Shaun Livingston Golden State Warriors 31 UFA 5,782,450
43 Andre Iguodala Golden State Warriors 33 UFA 11,131,368
44 Zaza Pachulia Golden State Warriors 33 UFA 2,898,000
45 David West Golden State Warriors 36 UFA 980,431
46 Ian Clark Golden State Warriors 26 UFA 980,431
47 Nenê Houston Rockets 34 UFA 2,898,000
48 Michael Beasley Houston Rockets 28 UFA 1,403,611
49 Shayne Whittington Indiana Pacers 26 RFA 980,431
50 Jeff Teague Indiana Pacers 29 UFA 8,800,000
51 Jeremy Evans Indiana Pacers 29 UFA 1,227,286
52 Aaron Brooks Indiana Pacers 32 UFA 2,500,000
53 Blake Griffin Los Angeles Clippers 28 UFA 20,140,838
54 Brandon Bass Los Angeles Clippers 32 UFA 980,431
55 J.J. Redick Los Angeles Clippers 33 UFA 7,377,500
56 Jose Calderon Los Angeles Lakers 35 UFA 7,708,427
57 JaMychal Green Memphis Grizzlies 27 RFA 980.431
58 Tony Allen Memphis Grizzlies 35 UFA 5,505,618
59 Vince Carter Memphis Grizzlies 40 UFA 4,264,057
60 Zach Randolph Memphis Grizzlies 35 UFA 10,361,445
61 Udonis Haslem Miami Heat 37 UFA 4,000,000
62 Derrick Williams Miami Heat 26 UFA 5,000,000
63 James Johnson Miami Heat 30 UFA 4,000,000
64 Luke Babbitt Miami Heat 28 UFA 1,227,286
65 Giannis Antetokounmpo Milwaukee Bucks 22 RFA 2,995,421
66 Michael Carter-Williams Milwaukee Bucks 25 RFA 3,183,526
67 Shabazz Muhammad Minnesota Timberwolves 24 RFA 3,046,299
68 Gorgui Dieng Minnesota Timberwolves 27 RFA 2,348,783
69 Kevin Garnett Minnesota Timberwolves 41 UFA 8,000,000
70 Brandon Rush Minnesota Timberwolves 31 UFA 3,500,000
71 Tyreke Evans New Orleans Pelicans 27 UFA 10,203,755
72 Terrence Jones New Orleans Pelicans 25 UFA 980,431
73 Jeff Withey New Orleans Pelicans 27 UFA 1,015,696
74 Jrue Holiday New Orleans Pelicans 27 UFA 11,286,518
75 Ron Baker New York Knicks 24 RFA 543,471
76 Justin Holiday New York Knicks 28 UFA 1,015,696
77 Sasha Vujacic New York Knicks 33 UFA 980.431
78 Brandon Jennings New York Knicks 27 UFA 5,000,000
79 Derrick Rose New York Knicks 28 UFA 21,323,252
80 Victor Oladipo Oklahoma City Thunder 25 RFA 6,552,960
81 Andre Roberson Oklahoma City Thunder 25 RFA 2,183,072
82 Steven Adams Oklahoma City Thunder 23 RFA 3,140,517
83 Russell Westbrook Oklahoma City Thunder 28 UFA 17,769,374
84 Nick Collison Oklahoma City Thunder 36 UFA 3,750,000
85 Ersan Ilyasova Oklahoma City Thunder 30 UFA 8,400,000
86 Anthony Morrow Oklahoma City Thunder 31 UFA 3,488,000
87 Serge Ibaka Orlando Magic 27 UFA 12,250,000
88 Jeff Green Orlando Magic 30 UFA 15,000,000
89 Jodie Meeks Orlando Magic 29 UFA 6,540,000
90 Nerlens Noel Philadelphia 76ers 23 RFA 4,384,490
91 Hollis Thompson Philadelphia 76ers 26 UFA 1,015,696
92 Carl Landry Philadelphia 76ers 33 UFA 6,500,000
93 Sergio Rodriguez Philadelphia 76ers 31 UFA 6,800,000
94 Alex Len Phoenix Suns 24 RFA 4,823,621
95 Alan Williams Phoenix Suns 24 RFA 874,636
96 Archie Goodwin Phoenix Suns 22 RFA 2,094,089
97 John Jenkins Phoenix Suns 26 RFA 1,050,961
98 P.J. Tucker Phoenix Suns 32 UFA 5,300,000
99 C.J. McCollum Portland Trail Blazers 25 RFA 3,219,579
100 Mason Plumlee Portland Trail Blazers 27 RFA 2,328,530
101 Ben McLemore Sacramento Kings 24 RFA 4,008,882
102 Omri Casspi Sacramento Kings 29 UFA 2,963,814
103 Lamar Patterson Sacramento Kings 25 UFA 874,636
104 Darren Collison Sacramento Kings 29 UFA 5,229,454
105 Jonathon Simmons San Antonio Spurs 27 RFA 874,636
106 Patty Mills San Antonio Spurs 28 UFA 3,578,947
107 Manu Ginóbili San Antonio Spurs 39 UFA 14,000,000
108 Jared Sullinger Toronto Raptors 25 UFA 5,628,000
109 Patrick Patterson Toronto Raptors 28 UFA 6,050,000
110 Rudy Gobert Utah Jazz 25 RFA 2,121,288
111 Joe Ingles Utah Jazz 29 RFA 2,150,000
112 Christapher Johnson Utah Jazz 27 UFA 1,050,961
113 George Hill Utah Jazz 31 UFA 8,000,000
114 Shelvin Mack Utah Jazz 27 UFA 2,433,334
115 Trey Burke Washington Wizards 24 RFA 3,386,598
116 Jarell Eddie Washington Wizards 25 RFA 980,431
117 Otto Porter Jr. Washington Wizards 24 RFA 5,893,981
118 Marcus Thornton Washington Wizards 30 UFA 980,431

Table 3 – Every player with an upcoming player/team option

Note: Included Chris Paul and Blake Griffin as they are the only two players in the league with an upcoming early termination clause in their contract.

Rank Team Player Name Option Type 2016-17 Cap Hit ($)
1 Atlanta Hawks Paul Millsap Player 21,472,408
2 Boston Celtics Marcus Smart Team 4,538,020
3 Boston Celtics Terry Rozier Team 1,988,520
4 Boston Celtics R.J. Hunter Team 1,251,960
5 Boston Celtics James Young Team 2,803,507
6 Brooklyn Nets Rondae Hollis-Jefferson Team 1,455,720
7 Brooklyn Nets Chris McCullough Team 1,242,840
8 Charlotte Hornets Spencer Hawes Player 6,021,175
9 Charlotte Hornets Ramon Sessions Player 6,270,000
10 Charlotte Hornets Frank Kaminsky Team 2,847,600
11 Charlotte Hornets Christian Wood Team 1,014,746
12 Chicago Bulls Dwyane Wade Player 24,272,616
13 Chicago Bulls Jerian Grant Team 1,713,840
14 Chicago Bulls Bobby Portis Team 1,516,320
15 Chicago Bulls Doug McDermott Team 3,294,994
16 Dallas Mavericks Justin Anderson Team 1,579,440
17 Dallas Mavericks Quincy Acy Team 1,178,992
18 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari Player 16,100,000
19 Denver Nuggets Gary Harris Team 2,550,055
20 Denver Nuggets Emmanuel Mudiay Team 3,381,480
21 Denver Nuggets Jusuf Nurkic Team 2,947,305
22 Detroit Pistons Aron Baynes Player 6,500,000
23 Golden State Warriors Kevin Durant Player 27,734,405
24 Golden State Warriors Kevon Looney Team 1,233,840
25 Houston Rockets K.J. McDaniels Team 3,476,874
26 Houston Rockets Sam Dekker Team 1,794,600
27 Houston Rockets Pablo Prigioni Team 1,178,992
28 Houston Rockets Clint Capela Team 2,334,528
29 Indiana Pacers Rodney Stuckey Player 7,000,000
30 Indiana Pacers C.J. Miles Player 4,772,675
31 Indiana Pacers LaVoy Allen Team 4,000,000
32 Indiana Pacers Myles Turner Team 2,569,920
33 Los Angeles Clippers Blake Griffin Early Termination 21,373,950
34 Los Angeles Clippers Chris Paul Early Termination 24,268,960
35 Los Angeles Clippers Luc Mbah a Moute Player 2,235,255
36 Los Angeles Clippers Marreese Speights Player 1,459,969
37 Los Angeles Lakers Nick Young Player 5,668,667
38 Los Angeles Lakers Larry Nance Jr. Team 1,259,640
39 Los Angeles Lakers D’Angelo Russell Team 5,562,360
40 Los Angeles Lakers Julius Randle Team 4,149,242
41 Memphis Grizzlies Matt Barnes Player 6,125,000
42 Memphis Grizzlies Jordan Adams Team 2,410,057
43 Memphis Grizzlies Jarell Martin Team 1,341,600
44 Miami Heat Willie Reed Player 1,087,745
45 Miami Heat Justise Winslow Team 2,705,040
46 Milwaukee Bucks Greg Monroe Player 17,884,175
47 Milwaukee Bucks Tyler Ennis Team 2,666,707
48 Milwaukee Bucks Jabari Parker Team 6,782,392
49 Milwaukee Bucks Rashad Vaughn Team 1,889,040
50 Minnesota Timberwolves Andrew Wiggins Team 7,574,323
51 Minnesota Timberwolves Karl-Anthony Towns Team 6,216,840
52 Minnesota Timberwolves Adreian Payne Team 3,100,094
53 Minnesota Timberwolves Tyus Jones Team 1,397,400
54 Minnesota Timberwolves Zach LaVine Team 3,202,218
55 New Orleans Pelicans Langston Galloway Player 5,000,000
56 New Orleans Pelicans Dante Cunningham Player 3,106,500
57 New York Knicks Kristaps Porzingis Team 4,503,600
58 Oklahoma City Thunder Cameron Payne Team 2,203,440
59 Oklahoma City Thunder Mitch McGary Team 2,430,982
60 Oklahoma City Thunder Josh Huestis Team 1,242,840
61 Orlando Magic C.J. Wilcox Team 2,183,328
62 Orlando Magic Elfrid Payton Team 3,332,340
63 Orlando Magic Mario Hezonja Team 4,078,320
64 Orlando Magic Aaron Gordon Team 5,504,420
65 Orlando Magic Shabazz Napier Team 2,361,360
66 Philadelphia 76ers Jahlil Okafor Team 4,995,120
67 Philadelphia 76ers Joel Embiid Team 6,100,266
68 Philadelphia 76ers Jerami Grant Team 1,051,245
69 Philadelphia 76ers Robert Covington Team 1,087,745
70 Philadelphia 76ers Nik Stauskas Team 3,807,147
71 Phoenix Suns Leandro Barbosa Player 4,088,020
72 Phoenix Suns T.J. Warren Team 3,152,931
73 Phoenix Suns Devin Booker Team 2,319,360
74 Portland Trail Blazers Noah Vonleh Team 3,505,233
75 Sacramento Kings Rudy Gay Player 14,263,566
76 Sacramento Kings Willie Cauley-Stein Team 3,704,160
77 San Antonio Spurs Pau Gasol Player 15,330,073
78 San Antonio Spurs Dewayne Dedmon Player 3,028,410
79 San Antonio Spurs Kyle Anderson Team 2,151,704
80 Toronto Raptors Kyle Lowry Player 12,000,000
81 Toronto Raptors Delon Wright Team 1,645,200
82 Toronto Raptors Lucas Nogueira Team 2,947,305
83 Toronto Raptors Bruno Caboclo Team 2,451,225
84 Utah Jazz Gordon Hayward Player 16,736,710
85 Utah Jazz Trey Lyles Team 2,441,400
86 Utah Jazz Rodney Hood Team 2,386,864
87 Utah Jazz Dante Exum Team 4,992,385
88 Washington Wizards Kelly Oubre Jr. Team 2,093,040

 

Table 4 – List of players with non-guaranteed/partially-guaranteed contracts

Note: Bolded & orange numbers represent partially-guaranteed contracts. All other numbers are non-guaranteed. Some rookies are on here, some are not.

Rank Team Name Player 2017-18 Potential Cap Hit ($)
1 Atlanta Hawks Matt Costello 905,249
2 Atlanta Hawks Walter Tavares 1,014,746
3 Boston Celtics Jordan Mickey 1,276,346
4 Brooklyn Nets Anthony Bennett 1,087,745
5 Brooklyn Nets Sean Kilpatrick 1,051,245
6 Chicago Bulls Isaiah Canaan 1,087,745
7 Chicago Bulls Rajon Rondo 13,400,000
8 Cleveland Cavaliers Mike Dunleavy Jr. 5,175,000
9 Dallas Mavericks Nicolas Brussino 905,249
10 Dallas Mavericks Dorian Finney Smith 905,249
11 Dallas Mavericks Jonathan Gibson 905,249
12 Dallas Mavericks Devin Harris 4,402,546
13 Dallas Mavericks Salah Mejri 1,014,746
14 Detroit Pistons Michael Gbinije 905,249
15 Detroit Pistons Darrun Hilliard II 1,014,746
16 Detroit Pistons Stanley Johnson 3,097,800
17 Houston Rockets Gary Payton II 905,249
18 Houston Rockets Isaiah Taylor 905,249
19 Houston Rockets Kyle Wiltjer 905,249
20 Indiana Pacers Rakeem Christmas 1,097,658
21 Indiana Pacers Glen Robinson III 1,090,500
22 Indiana Pacers Joseph Young 1,097,658
23 Los Angeles Clippers Brandon Bass 1,014,746
24 Los Angeles Clippers Paul Pierce 3,679,840
25 Los Angeles Lakers Tarik Black 6,655,325
26 Los Angeles Lakers Anthony Brown 1,014,746
27 Miami Heat Wayne Ellington 6,270,000
28 Miami Heat Stefan Jankovic 905,249
29 Miami Heat Rodney McGruder 905,249
30 Miami Heat Josh Richardson 1,014,746
31 Miami Heat Briante Weber 1,014,746
32 Miami Heat Okaro White 905,249
33 Minnesota Timberwolves Jordan Hill 4,000,000
34 New York Knicks Marshall Plumlee 905,249
35 Orlando Magic C.J. Watson 5,000,000
36 Orlando Magic Stephen Zimmerman 992,750
37 Philadelphia 76ers Richaun Holmes 1,014,746
38 Philadelphia 76ers Kendall Marshall 1,951,743
39 Philadelphia 76ers T.J. McConnell 1,014,746
40 Philadelphia 76ers Shawn Long 905,249
41 Philadelphia 76ers James Webb III 905,249
42 Phoenix Suns John Jenkins 1,178,992
43 Portland Trail Blazers Pat Connaughton 1,014,746
44 Portland Trail Blazers Festus Ezeli 7,733,000
45 Portland Trail Blazers Luis Montero 1,014,746
46 Sacramento Kings Anthony Tolliver 8,000,000
47 San Antonio Spurs Ryan Arcidiacono 905,249
48 San Antonio Spurs Bryn Forbes 905,249
49 Toronto Raptors Norman Powell 1,014,746
50 Utah Jazz Boris Diaw 7,500,000
51 Utah Jazz Quincy Ford 905,249
52 Utah Jazz Tibor Pleiss 3,100,000
53 Washington Wizards Danuel House 905,249
54 Washington Wizards Daniel Ochefu 905,249