Phoenix Suns Team Salary

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Quick: Spent over the cap.

Projected 2016-17 Cap Space: $19.3-$25.0 million

Exceptions

  • Room: $2,814,000

Roster Count: 13 guaranteed, three non-guaranteed

Depth Chart*
PG: Brandon Knight, Ronnie Price, Deonte Burton
SG: Eric Bledsoe, Devin Booker, Archie Goodwin
SF: P.J. Tucker, Sonny Weems, T.J. Warren
PF: Markieff Morris, Mirza Teletovic, Jon Leuer, Cory Jefferson
C: Tyson Chandler, Alex Len, Henry Sims

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

First-Round Player Options: T.J. Warren (third-year), Alex Len (fourth-year), Archie Goodwin (fourth-year)

Deadlines

  • 10/31/15 — Team options for T.J. Warren, Alex Len and Archie Goodwin.
  • 12/15/15 — The no-trade restriction lifts on Tyson Chandler, Henry Sims, Deonte Burton, Cory Jefferson, Mirza Teletovic, Sonny Weems and Ronnie Price.
  • 1/10/16 — Henry Sims’ $981k guarantees for 15/16.
  • 1/10/16 — Cory Jefferson’s $845k guarantees for 15/16.
  • 1/10/16 — Deonte Burton’s $525k guarantees for 15/16.
  • 1/15/16 — The no-trade restriction lifts on Brandon Knight.
  • 6/30/16 — P.J. Tucker’s $5.3 million guarantees for 16/17.
  • 7/11/16 — Sonny Weems’ $2.9 million guarantees for 16/17.

Acquisitions

  • 6/17/15 — Danny Granger opted into the final year of his contract.
  • 6/25/15 — Selected Devin Booker with the 13th pick in the draft.
  • 6/25/15 — Traded Andrew Harrison (2015-44th) to Memphis Grizzlies for Jon Leuer.
  • 6/29/15 — Tendered a qualifying offer to Brandon Knight.
  • 7/9/15 — Renounced the rights to Earl Barron, Gerald Green and Marcus Thornton.
  • 7/9/15 — Traded a 2020 second-rounder to Phoenix Suns for Marcus Morris, Reggie Bullock and Danny Granger.
  • 7/9/15 — Signed Tyson Chandler to a four-year, $52 million contract.
  • 7/13/15 — Signed Devin Booker (2015-13th) to a $9.8 million rookie-scale contract.
  • 7/16/15 — Signed Sonny Weems to a two-year, partially-guaranteed $5.8 million contract.
  • 7/17/15 — Signed Brandon Knight to a five-year, $70 million contract.
  • 7/17/15 — Signed Ronnie Price to a one-year, $1.5 million contract.
  • 7/17/15 — Signed Mirza Teletovic to a one-year, $5.5 million contract.
  • 8/26/15 — Signed Henry Sims to a non-guaranteed $981k minimum summer contract.
  • 8/26/15 — Signed Cory Jefferson to a non-guaranteed $845k minimum summer contract.
  • 8/26/15 — Signed Deonte Burton to a non-guaranteed $525k minimum summer contract.

Waived Players: Jerel McNeal

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: Bogdan Bogdanovic (2014-27th)
  • Second-rounders: Alec Brown (2014-50th), Dwayne Collins (2010-60th), Milos Vujanic (2002-36th), Ron Ellis (1992-49th)

Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Jeff Hornacek (four-year deal starting 13/14, fourth-year team option)

Assistants: Nate Bjorkgren (also player development coordinator), Earl Watson, Corey Gaines, Jason Fraser (player development assistant)

Trainer: Aaron Nelson

Basketball Executives

  • Lon Babby — President of Basketball Operations
  • Ryan McDonough — General Manager
  • Trevor Bukstein — Assistant General Manager
  • Pat Connelly — Assistant General Manager
  • Mark West — Vice President of Player Relations
  • Bubba Burrage — Director of Player Personnel
  • Courtney White — Director of Scouting
  • Antonio Williams — Scout

Pick Swaps

  • 2016 — Owed first-rounder (top-10 protected through 2018, unprotected in 2019) from Cleveland Cavaliers (Tyler Zeller, Isaiah Thomas).
  • 2018 — Owed first-rounder (top-seven protected, unprotected in 2019) from Miami HEAT (Goran Dragic).
  • 2020 — Owed second-rounder from Detroit Pistons (Marcus Morris).
  • 2021 — Owed first-rounder from Miami HEAT (Goran Dragic).

Cash Paid ($3.4 million max): $0

Cash Received ($3.4 million max): $0

Free Agents

  • None

Trade Kickers

  • None

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

Amnesty: Used on Josh Childress

D-League Affiliate: Bakersfield Jam (General Manager Bubba Burrage, Head Coach Nate Bjorkgren)

Archives
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2013-14
2012-13

Cap Holds

  • Bogdan Bogdanovic — $963,000 (Unsigned first-rounder)

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

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

(Updated on 8/27/15)