Dallas Mavericks Team Salary


Quick: Cap space used.


  • Room: $0 (Jameer Nelson)

Roster Count: 15 guaranteed

Depth Chart*:
PG: Rajon Rondo, J.J. Barea, Raymond Felton
SG: Monta Ellis, Devin Harris, Richard Jefferson
SF: Chandler Parsons, Al-Farouq Aminu
PF: Dirk Nowitzki, Charlie Villanueva, Amar’e Stoudemire, Dwight Powell
C: Tyson Chandler, Greg Smith, Bernard James

*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

  • 2015 — Owe first-rounder (if in four to 14 range for 2015, otherwise top-seven protected through 2020, unprotected in 2021) to Boston Celtics (Rajon Rondo).
  • 2016 — Owed second-rounder from Memphis Grizzlies (Steven Hunter, Corey Brewer, Nick Calathes trade removed top-55 protection).
  • 2016 — Owe second-rounder to Boston Celtics (Rajon Rondo) — More favorable between Dallas and Memphis pick goes to Boston.


  • 6/10/14 — Mavericks opt to keep Jae Crowder for the final year of his contract.
  • 6/25/14 — Traded Jose Calderon, Wayne Ellington, Samuel Dalembert, Shane Larkin, and the 34th and 51st picks in the 2014 NBA Draft for Tyson Chandler and Raymond Felton.
  • 7/10/14 — Signed Houston Rockets restricted free agent Chandler Parsons to a three-year, $46.1 million offer sheet — unmatched by Rockets.
  • 7/14/14 — Traded the rights to Tadija Dragicevic to the Chicago Bulls for Greg Smith.
  • 7/15/14 — Signed Dirk Nowitzki to a three-year, $25 million contract.
  • 7/16/14 — Traded DeJuan Blair (sign and trade) for the rights to Emir Preldzic.
  • 7/17/14 — Removed Petteri Koponen (ineligible to sign with Mavericks until July 2015) from their salary cap.
  • 7/17/14 — Signed Devin Harris to a four-year, $16.6 million contract (fourth season $1.3 million guaranteed).
  • 7/18/14 — Signed Eric Griffin a three-year, non/partially-guaranteed $2.3 million minimum contract.
  • 7/18/14 — Signed Richard Jefferson to a one-year, $1.4 million contract.
  • 7/19/14 — Signed Rashard Lewis to a one-year, $1.4 million contract.
  • 7/22/14 — Rashard Lewis contract voided on apparent failed physical (knee).
  • 7/24/14 — Signed Jameer Nelson to a two-year, $5.6 million contract (player option on second season).
  • 7/28/14 — Signed Al-Farouq Aminu to a two-year, $2.1 million contract (player option on second season).
  • 7/29/14 — Signed Ivan Johnson to a two-year, $1.9 million non/partially-guaranteed contract.
  • 9/3/14 — Signed Bernard James to a one-year, $915k minimum contract.
  • 9/22/14 — Invited Doron Lamb to training camp on a one-year, $915k minimum contract.
  • 9/23/14 — Invited Charlie Villanueva to training camp on a one-year, non-guaranteed $1.3 million minimum contract.
  • 10/4/14 — Invited Yuki Togashi to training camp on a one-year, non-guaranteed $507k minimum contract.
  • 10/29/14 — Signed J.J. Barea to a one-year, $1.3 minimum contract.
  • 12/18/14 — Traded Brandan Wright, Jameer Nelson, Jae Crowder, a 2015 first-rounder and a 2016 second-rounder to Boston Celtics for Rajon Rondo and Dwight Powell.
  • 2/11/15 — Signed Bernard James to a $53.8k, 10-day contract.
  • 2/18//15 — Signed Amar’e Stoudemire for the remainder of the season to a $486k contract.
  • 2/21/15 —  Signed Bernard James to a $53.8k, 10-day contract.
  • 3/3/15 — Signed Bernard James for the remainder of the season at $236.9k.

Waived Players: Eric Griffin, Yuki Togashi, Ivan Johnson, Bernard James, Doron Lamb, Gel Mekel (stretched), Ricky Ledo

Free Agents

  • None

Unsigned Draft Picks:

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

Cash Paid ($3.3 million max): $0

Cash Received ($3.3 million max): $0

Amnesty: Used on Brendan Haywood – 2014-15, $7.748 million


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 3/5/15)