Orlando Magic Team Salary


2017-18 Team-By-Team Salary Summary

Quick: Currently over the cap.

Projected Cap Space for 2017-18 ($99 million cap): $15.1 million


  • Trade Exception (Serge Ibaka, expiring 2/14/18) — $2,250,000
  • Room Exception: $4,328,000

Note: Trade exceptions would be renounced if team goes under the cap.

Free Agents (with Cap Holds)

  • Bird: Jodie Meeks ($12,426,000)
  • Non-Bird: Jeff Green ($18,000,000), Damjan Rudez ($1,471,382)

Non-Guaranteed Salaries

  • C.J. Wilcox $5,000,000 ($1,000,000 guaranteed)
  • Stephen Zimmerman $1,312,611
  • Patricio Garino $1,312,611
  • Marcus Georges-Hunt $1,312,611

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: Jonathan Isaac (2017-6th, cap hold $4,186,320, Fran Vazquez (2005-11th, cap hold $3,057,240)
  • Second-rounders: Wesley Iwundu (2017-33rd), Tyler Harvey (2015-51st), Janis Timma (2013-60th), Ramon Van De Hare (2003-52nd), Rashard Griffith (1995, 38th)

Roster Count: Eight guaranteed, four non/partially-guaranteed

Depth Chart*:
PG: Elfrid Payton, D.J. Augustin, C.J. Watson
SG: Evan Fournier, Mario Hezonja, Marcus Georges-Hunt
SF: Terrence Ross, Patricio Garino
PF: Aaron Gordon
C: Bismack Biyombo, Nikola Vucevic, Stephen Zimmerman

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


  • 7/1/17-7/5/17 — NBA moratorium.
  • 7/3/17 — No-trade restrictions lift on Marcus Georges-Hunt and Patricio Garino
  • Last day of moratorium — Stephen Zimmerman’s $1,312,611 guarantees for 2017-18.
  • 7/10/17 — C.J. Watson’s $5.0 million guarantees for 2017-18.
  • First game of the season — Marcus Georges-Hunt and Patricio Garino’s salaries guarantee for $275,000.
  • 10/31/17 — Team option on Mario Hezonja.
  • 10/31/17 — Extension deadlines for Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton.
  • 1/10/18 — Marcus Georges-Hunt and Patricio Garino’s $1,312,611 guarantee for 2017-18.
  • 2/14/18 — Serge Ibaka trade exception expires.
  • 6/29/18 — Qualifying offer deadlines for Aaron Gordon, Patricio Garino, Marcus Georges-Hunt and Elfrid Payton.
  • 7/1/18 — Stephen Zimmerman’s $1,544,951 guarantees for 2018-19.
  • 10/31/18 — Extension deadline for Mario Hezonja.
  • 6/29/16 — Player option deadline for Bismack Biyombo.
  • 6/29/19 — Qualifying offer deadline for Mario Hezonja.
  • 6/29/20 — Player option deadline for Evan Fournier.

Teams and players can renegotiate guarantee dates.  The NBA’s general cut-down date is approximately January 10.


  • Fired general manager Rob Hennigan, hired Jeff Weltman and John Hammond
  • 6/22/17 — Drafted Jonathan Isaac (6th), Anzejs Pasecniks (25th) and Wesley Iwundu (33rd).
  • 6/22/17 — Traded the rights to Ivan Rabb (35th) to Memphis Grizzlies for Brooklyn Nets’ 2019 second-rounder.
  • 6/22/17 — Traded Anzejs Pasecniks (25th) to Philadelphia 76ers for a protected 2020 Oklahoma City Thunder first-rounder and a 2020 second-rounder from either the Brooklyn Nets or New York Knicks.

Waived Players: None

Traded Players: None

Expired 10-Day Contracts: None

Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Frank Vogel (four-year deal signed before 2016-17 season, roughly $4-5 million per year)

Assistants: Chad Forcier, Corliss Williamson, David Adelman, Jay Hernandez (assistant/player development)

Trainer: Keon Weise

Basketball Executives:

  • Jeff Weltman — president of basketball operations
  • John Hammond — general manager
  • Matt Lloyd — assistant general manager
  • Michael Arcieri — director of basketball administration
  • George Rodman — basketball operations manager
  • Harold Ellis- – head of pro scouting
  • Brian Wright — director of college scouting

Pick Swaps

  • 2018 — Owed second-rounder from Los Angeles Lakers (Dwight Howard).
  • 2018 — Owe second-rounder to Toronto Raptors (Jeff Weltman), the lesser between the Magic and Lakers pick.
  • 2019 — Owed second-rounder from Portland Trail Blazers (Jake Layman).
  • 2019 — Owed second-rounder from Brooklyn Nets (Juan Pablo Vaulet, Courtney Lee, Ivan Rabb).
  • 2019 — Have right to swap picks with New York Knicks (Kyle O’Quinn), most favorable of Knicks, Cleveland Cavaliers and Houston Rockets.
  • 2019 — Owe lowest second-rounder to Detroit Pistons (Jodie Meeks).
  • 2020 — Owed first-rounder (top-20 protected and two years following Oklahoma City Thunder’s conveyance of a pick to Utah Jazz, otherwise converts to 2022 and 2023 second-rounders) from Thunder (Jerami Grant, Anzejs Pasecniks).
  • 2020 — Owed the lower second-rounder from Brooklyn Nets or New York Knicks, via trade with Philadelphia 76ers (Anzejs Pasecniks).

Cash Paid ($3.5 million max): $0

Cash Received ($3.5 million max): $75,000 from Portland Trail Blazers (Shabazz Napier); $230,000 from Los Angeles Clippers (C.J. Wilcox)

Trade Kickers

  • None

Note: Players can waive their trade bonuses, under certain circumstances.

G-League Affiliate: Erie Bayhawks (Bill Peterson coach)


Cap Holds

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

Salary and team data change quite often. If you notice a discrepancy, please notify Basketball Insiders Senior Writer Eric Pincus.

(Updated on 6/30/17)