Portland Trail Blazers Team Salary


Quick: Over the cap and hard capped.

Rookie Contract Extension Eligible: Joel Freeland, Victor Claver

Rookie Contract Options Pending: Thomas Robinson, C.J. McCollum, Meyers Leonard


  • Mid-Level: $505,000 (Chris Kaman)
  • Bi-Annual: $0 (Steve Blake)

Roster Count: 15 guaranteed

Depth Chart*:
PG: Damian Lillard, Steve Blake
SG: Wesley Matthews, C.J. McCollum, Will Barton, Allen Crabbe
SF: Nicolas Batum, Dorell Wright, Victor Claver
PF: LaMarcus Aldridge, Thomas Robinson
C: Robin Lopez, Chris Kaman, Meyers Leonard, Joel Freeland

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


  • 7/10/14 — Signed Chris Kaman to a two-year, $9.8 million contract (second season $1 million guaranteed).
  • 7/10/14 — Signed Steve Blake to a two-year, $4.2 million contract (second season player option).
  • 8/7/14 — Signed James Southerland to a one-year, $816k non-guaranteed minimum contract.
  • 8/11/14 — Signed Diante Garrett to a two-year, $2.0 million partially-guaranteed minimum contract.
  • 8/19/14 — Invited Darius Morris to camp on a one-year, non-guaranteed $915k minimum contract.
  • 9/29/14 — Picked up Damian Lillard’s fourth-year option.

Waived Players: James Southerland, Darius Morris, Diante Garrett

Free Agents

  • Non-Bird: Earl Watson (retired)

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: None
  • Second-rounders: Nedzad Sinanovic (2003-54th), Federico Kammerichs (2002-51st), Doron Sheffer (1996-36th), Marcelo Nicola (1993-50th)

Head Coach: Terry Stotts (extension signed in 2014 through 2016/17 season)

Basketball Executives:

  • Neil Olshey — General Manager
  • Bill Branch — Assistant General Manager
  • Steve Rosenberry — Assistant General Manager
  • Joe Cronin — Director of Player Personnel

Pick Swaps

  • 2015 — Owe second-rounder to Orlando Magic if higher than Chicago Bulls’ selection (Allen Crabbe, Luol Deng, Anthony Randolph), otherwise pick goes to Denver Nuggets   (Crabbe, Deng, Doug McDermott).
  • 2016 — Owe second-rounder to Orlando Magic if higher than Chicago Bulls’ selection, otherwise pick goes to Bulls (Allen Crabbe, Luol Deng, Anthony Randolph).
  • 2017 — Owe second-rounder to Houston Rockets (Thomas Robinson).
  • 2018 — Sacramento Kings have the right to swap second rounders (Tyreke Evans/Robin Lopez).

Cash Paid ($3.3 million max): $0

Cash Received ($3.3 million max): $0

Amnesty: Brandon Roy 2014-15 $19,317,326


Cap Holds

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 10/25/14)