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Phoenix Suns Team Salary

Quick: Spent over the cap.

Salary Cap: $101,869,000

Luxury Tax Threshold: $123,733,000

Projected 2019-20 Cap Space ($109 million cap): Up to $31.7 million, none with Tyler Johnson and Kelly Oubre

Roster Count: Seven guaranteed, one player option, two team options

Depth Chart*
PG: De’Anthony Melton, Elie Okobo
SG: Devin Booker
SF: Mikal Bridges
PF: T.J. Warren, Josh Jackson
C: Deandre Ayton

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


  • None

Free Agents (with Cap Holds)

  • Full Bird: Tyler Johnson (PO), Troy Daniels ($5,191,224), Kelly Oubre (RFA*, $9,625,890), Richaun Holmes ($1,618,486)
  • Declined First: Dragan Bender ($5,986,519)
  • Non-Bird: Jamal Crawford ($1,618,486), Jimmer Fredette (TO), Ray Spalding (TO), George King (two-way)

* If issued a qualifying offer.

Non-Guaranteed Salaries

  • None

2019 Draft Picks: 6th, 32nd

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: None
  • Second-rounders: Dwayne Collins (2010-60th), Cenk Akyol (2005-59th), Milos Vujanic (2002-36th), Ron Ellis (1992-49th)

Waived Players: None

Traded Players: None

G-League Affiliate: Northern Arizona Suns (Burt Burchard coach)

Two-Way Contracts: None

Two-Way Daily Rate in NBA/G-League: TBD

Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Monty Williams

Assistants: TBD

Trainer: Aaron Nelson, Quinton Sawyer (assistant athletic trainer, sports science coordinator), Jeff Fish (director of performance and head strength and conditioning coach)

Basketball Executives

  • Lon Babby — president of basketball operations
  • Jeff Bower — vice president of basketball operations
  • James Jones — 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 Witte –director of scouting
  • Antonio Williams — scout

Pick Swaps

  • 2020 — Owed first-rounder (top-eight protected in 2020, unprotected in 2021) from Milwaukee Bucks (Eric Bledsoe).
  • 2021 — Owe second-rounder (top-35 protected) to Brooklyn Nets (Jared Dudley).

Cash Paid ($5,243,000 max): $1 million to Philadelphia 76ers (Richaun Holmes)

Cash Received ($5,243,000 max): $0


  • 6/3/19 — No-trade restriction lifts on Ray Spalding.
  • 6/20/19 — NBA Draft.
  • 6/22/19 — No-trade restriction lifts on Jimmer Fredette.
  • 6/29/19 — Team options on Ray Spalding and Jimmer Fredette.
  • 6/29/19 — Player option for Tyler Johnson.
  • 6/29/19 — Qualifying offer for Kelly Oubre.
  • 7/1/19-7/5/19 –NBA moratorium.
  • 7/7/19 — No-trade restriction lifts on Devin Booker.
  • Before first day of 2019-20 season — Extension deadline for Dragan Bender.
  • 10/31/19 — Team options on Josh Jackson, Deandre Ayton and Mikal Bridges.
  • 6/29/20 — Qualifying offer deadlines for De’Anthony Melton and Ray Spalding.
  • 7/10/20 — Elie Okobo’s $1,663,861 guarantees for 2020-21.
  • Before first day of 2020 season — Extension deadline for Josh Jackson.
  • 10/31/20 — Team options on Deandre Ayton and Mikal Bridges.
  • 6/29/21 — Team option on Elie Okobo.
  • 6/29/21 — Qualifying offer deadline for Josh Jackson.
  • 7/10/21 — Elie Okobo’s $1,802,057 guarantees for 2021-22.
  • Before first day of 2021 season — Extension deadline for Deandre Ayton and Mikal Bridges.
  • 6/29/22 — Qualifying offer deadlines for Deandre Ayton and Mikal Bridges.

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


  • 4/11/19 — Named Jeff Bower as senior vice president of basketball operations, James Jones general manager.
  • 4/23/19 — Fired coach Igor Kokosov.
  • 5/3/19 — Hired Coach Monty Williams.
  • 5/14/19 — Received the 6th and 32nd picks in the draft lottery.

Trade Kickers

  • None

Note: Players can waive their trade bonuses.

No-Trade: Devin Booker (7/7/19)

Expired 10-Day Contracts: None

Arena: Talking Stick Resort Arena


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 5/17/19)

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