Dallas Mavericks Team Salary


Quick: Cap space used.

Projected 2015/16 Cap Space: $20.5-$33.6 million, depending on player options for Monta Ellis, Raymond Felton and Al-Farouq Aminu, along with cap holds for Tyson Chandler and Rajon Rondo.

Draft Picks: 21st, 52nd


  • Mid-Level Exception: $5,464,000 (in July)
  • Bi-Annual Exception: $2,139,000 (in July)
  • Room: $2,814,000 (in July)

* Room Exception only available if other exceptions renounced.

Free Agents

  • Bird: Tyson Chandler, Rajon Rondo, Raymond Felton (player option)
    Early Bird: Monta Ellis, Bernard James, Greg Smith
  • Non-Bird: J.J. Barea, Al-Farouq Aminu (player option), Amar’e Stoudemire, Charlie Villanueva, Richard Jefferson

Amnesty: Used on Brendan Haywood.


  • None

Waived Players: None

Unsigned Draft Picks:

  • First-rounders: Petteri Koponen (2007-30th)
  • Second rounders: Emir Preldzic (2009-57th), Renaldas Seibutis (2007-50th)

Roster Count: Three guaranteed, one non-guaranteed, three options

Depth Chart*:
PG: Devin Harris, Raymond Felton
SG: Monta Ellis
SF: Chandler Parsons, Al-Farouq Aminu
PF: Dirk Nowitzki, Dwight Powell

*Note: Teams often adjust their depth chart throughout the season, sometimes game by game.

Head Coach: Rick Carlisle

Basketball Executives:

  • Mark Cuban — Owner
  • Donn Nelson — President of Basketball Operations

Pick Swaps

  • 2016 — Owed second-rounder from Memphis Grizzlies (Steven Hunter, Corey Brewer, Nick Calathes trade removed top-55 protection).
  • 2016 — Owe first-rounder (top-seven protected through 2020, unprotected in 2021) to Boston Celtics (Rajon Rondo).
  • 2016 — Owe second-rounder to Boston Celtics (Rajon Rondo) — More favorable between Dallas and Memphis pick goes to Boston.

Cash Paid ($3.3 million max): $0

Cash Received ($3.3 million max): $0


Cap Holds

For notes on some of the rules and an explanation of cap holds, please refer to the following Salary Notes.

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(Updated on 4/27/15)