Detroit Pistons Team Salary


Quick: Up to $5.4 million, prior to re-signing Reggie Jackson, less what’s promised to Darrun Hilliard.


  • Room: $2,814,000 (possibly tabbed for Joel Anthony)

Free Agents

  • Bird: Reggie Jackson (restricted, re-signing)

First-Round Player Options: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (fourth-year), Reggie Bullock (fourth-year)

First-Round Extension Eligible: Andre Drummond

Amnesty: Unused with no remaining eligible players.


  • 6/1/15 — Cartier Martin opted into the final year of his contract.
  • 6/11/15 — Traded Caron Butler and Shawne Williams to Milwaukee Bucks for Ersan Ilyasova.
  • 6/24/15 — Tendered a qualifying offer to Reggie Jackson.
  • 6/25/15 — Selected Stanley Johnson with the eighth pick in the draft.
  • 6/25/15 — Selected Darrun Hilliard with the 38th pick in the draft.
  • 7/9/15 — Renounced the rights to Greg Monroe, Joel Anthony, Tayshaun Prince and John Lucas III.
  • 7/9/15 — Traded a 2020 second-rounder to Phoenix Suns for Marcus Morris, Reggie Bullock and Danny Granger.
  • 7/12/15 — Signed Aron Baynes to a three-year, $18.8 million Contract.
  • 7/13/15 — Traded Steve Blake to Detroit Pistons for Quincy Miller.
  • TBD — Reportedly agreed to sign Reggie Jackson to a five-year, $80 million deal.
  • TBD — Reportedly agreed to sign Darrun Hilliard to a three-year deal.
  • TBD — Reportedly agreed to sign Joel Anthony to a two-year, partially-guaranteed deal.

Waived Players: None

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: Stanley Johnson (2015-8th)
  • Second-rounders: Darrun Hilliard (2015-38th, signing)

Roster Count: 15 guaranteed, one TBD

Depth Chart*:
PG: Reggie Jackson, Brandon Jennings, Steve Blake, Spencer Dinwiddie
SG: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope,  Jodie Meeks
SF: Marcus Morris, Cartier Martin, Reggie Bullock, Danny Granger, Darrun Hilliard
PF: Ersan Ilyasova, Anthony Tolliver
C: Andre Drummond, Aron Baynes, Joel Anthony

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

Head Coach: Stan Van Gundy (five-year, $25-30 million contract starting for 2014/15 season).

Basketball Executives:

  • Stan Van Gundy — President of Basketball Operations
  • Jeff Bower — General Manager
  • Brian Wright — Assistant General Manager
  • Ken Catanella — Directory of Basketball Operations

Pick Swaps:

  • 2017 — Owe second-rounder to Utah Jazz (Reggie Jackson).
  • 2019 — Owe second-rounder to Oklahoma City Thunder (Reggie Jackson).
  • 2020 — Owe second-rounder to Phoenix Suns (Marcus Morris).

Cash Paid ($3.4 million max): $0

Cash Received ($3.4 million max): $0


Cap Holds
Reggie Jackson — $5,510,923 (Bird)

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 7/20/15)