Quick: Up to $7.6 million in cap space
Salary Cap: $99,093,000
Luxury Tax Threshold: $119,266,000
Projected 2018-19 Cap Space ($101 million cap): Up to $35.6 million
- Room Exception: $4,328,000
- Damien Wilkins $1,471,382 ($25,000 guaranteed)
- DeQuan Jones $1,312,611
- Jarrod Uthoff $1,312,611
- Ben Moore $815,615
- Trey McKinney-Jones $815,615
Roster Count: 13 guaranteed, five non/partially-guaranteed
PG: Darren Collison, Cory Joseph
SG: Victor Oladipo, Lance Stephenson, Joseph Young, Trey McKinney-Jones
SF: Bojan Bogdanovic, Damien Wilkins, DeQuan Jones, Jarrod Uthoff, Glenn Robinson III (injured)
PF: Thaddeus Young, Domantas Sabonis, T.J. Leaf, Ben Moore
C: Myles Turner, Al Jefferson, Ike Anigbogu
Note: Teams often adjust their depth chart throughout the season, sometimes game by game.
G-League Affiliate: Fort Wayne Mad Ants (General Manager Brian Levy)
Two-Way Contracts: Edmond Sumner (two-year), Alex Poythress
Two-Way Daily Rate in NBA/G-League: $4,608/$528
Note: Players can waive their trade bonuses.
Head Coach: Nate McMillan (three-year deal starting with 2016-17 season)
Assistants: Dan Burke, Popeye Jones, Bill Bayno, David McClure (player development coach)
- Kevin Pritchard — president of basketball operations
- Chad Buchanan – general manager
- 2018 — Owe second-rounder (31-44 range through 2020, unprotected in 2023) to Brooklyn Nets (Thaddeus Young).
Cash Paid ($5.2 million max): $0
Cash Received ($5.2 million max): $0
- 10/31/17 — Team options on Domantas Sabonis.
- 12/15/17 — No-trade restriction lifts on Ben Moore, Darren Collison and Bojan Bogdanovic.
- 12/25/17 — No-trade restriction lifts on Jarrod Uthoff.
- 1/10/18 — Jarrod Uthoff and DeQuan Jones’ $1,312,611 guarantee for 2017-18.
- 1/10/18 — Trey McKinney-Jones and Ben Moore’s $815,615 guarantee for 2017-18.
- Earlier of two days before 2018 NBA Draft or two days after NBA Finals — Player option on Cory Joseph.
- 6/29/18 — Player option on Thaddeus Young.
- 6/29/18 — Qualifying offer deadlines for Jarrod Uthoff, Trey McKinney-Jones and DeQuan Jones.
- 6/29/18 — Team option on Lance Stephenson and Joseph Young.
- 6/29/18 — Bojan Bogdanovic’s $10.5 million guarantees for 2018-19.
- 7/1/18 — Darren Collison’s $10.0 million guarantees for 2018-19.
- 7/1/18 — Joseph Young’s $1,600,520 guarantees for 2018-19.
- 7/15/18 — Ike Anigbogu’s $1,378,242 guarantees for 2018-19.
- First day of 2018 season — Extension deadline for Myles Turner.
- 10/31/18 — Team options on Domantas Sabonis and T.J. Leaf.
- 1/10/19 — Al Jefferson’s $10 million guarantees for 2018-19.
- 6/29/19 — Qualifying offer deadline for Myles Turner.
- 6/29/19 — Ike Anigbogu’s $1,618,520 guarantees for 2019-20.
- First day of 2019 season — Extension Deadline for Domantas Sabonis.
- 10/31/19 — Team option on T.J. Leaf.
- 6/29/20 — Qualifying offer deadlines for Domantas Sabonis and Ike Anigbogu.
- First day of 2020 season — Extension deadline for T.J. Leaf.
- 6/29/21 — Qualifying offer deadline for T.J. Leaf.
Teams and players can renegotiate guarantee dates. The NBA’s general cut-down date is approximately January 10.
- 4/28/17 — Larry Bird stepped down as president of basketball operations.
- 6/20/17 — C.J. Miles opted out.
- 6/22/17 — Drafted T.J. Leaf (18th) and Ike Anigbogu (47th).
- 6/22/17 — Traded $1.0 million to New Orleans Pacers for the rights to Edmond Sumner (52nd)
- 6/26/17 — Declined Lavoy Allen’s option.
- 7/1/17 — Glenn Robinson III’s $1,524,305 guaranteed for 2017-18.
- 7/1/17 — Signed T.J. Leaf (2017-18th) to an $11,576,025 rookie-scale contract.
- 7/3/17 — Renounced the rights to Aaron Brooks, Jeff Teague and Lavoy Allen.
- 7/5/17 — Signed Edmond Sumner (2017-52nd) to a two-year two-way contract.
- 7/6/17 — Traded Paul George to Oklahoma City Thunder for Victor Olapdipo and Domantas Sabonis.
- 7/7/17 — Signed Darren Collison to a partially-guaranteed two-year, $20.0 million contract.
- 7/10/17 — Signed Bojan Bogdanovic to a partially-guaranteed two-year, $21.0 million contract.
- 7/12/17 — Signed Ike Anigbogu (2017-47th) to partially-guaranteed three-year, $3,946,762 contract.
- 7/13/17 — Renounced the rights to C.J. Miles.
- 7/14/17 — Traded the rights to Emir Preldzic (2009-57th) to Toronto Raptors for Cory Joseph.
- 7/1/17 — Joseph Young’s $1,471,381 guaranteed for 2017-18.
- 8/14/17 — Signed Ben Moore to a non-guaranteed one-year, $815,615 summer contract (with exhibits nine and 10).
- 8/21/17 — Picked up team option on Myles Turner.
- 8/22/17 — Signed Alex Poythress to a two-way contract.
- 9/6/17 — Signed Trey McKinney-Jones to a non-guaranteed one-year, $815,615 summer contract with exhibits nine and 10.
- 9/6/17 — Signed DeQuan Jones to a non-guaranteed one-year, $1,312,611 summer contract with exhibits nine and 10.
- 9/25/17 — Signed Jarrod Uthoff to a non-guaranteed one-year, $1,312,611 summer contract with exhibits nine and 10.
Waived Players: Rakeem Christmas, Monta Ellis (stretched), Georges Niang, Kevin Seraphin
Traded Players: Paul George
Expired 10-Day Contracts: None
Unsigned Draft Picks
- First-rounders: None
- Second-rounders: Andrew Betts (1998-50th)
Free Agents (with Cap Holds)
Arena: Bankers Life Fieldhouse
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 10/2/17)