Sacramento Kings Team Salary


2016-17 Team-By-Team Salary Summary

Quick: Currently over the cap

Projected Cap Space for 2017-18 ($101 million cap): Up to $59.0 million


  • Trade Exception (Omri Casspi, expiring 2/20/18) — $2,963,814
  • Room: $4,328,000

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

Free Agents (with Cap Holds)

  • Bird: Rudy Gay ($20,000,000), Tyreke Evans ($15,991,931), Ben McLemore (RFA, $10,290,858), Darren Collison ($9,935,963)
  • Non-Bird: Langston Galloway (PO, $6,240,000), Ty Lawson ($1,471,382)

Non-Guaranteed Salaries

  • Arron Afflalo $12,500,000 ($1,500,000 guaranteed)

2017 Draft Picks: 5th (swapped with Philadelphia 76ers, cap hold $4,609,200), 10th (from New Orleans Pelicans, cap hold $3,057,240), 34th (from Philadelphia 76ers); Own 38th to Chicago Bulls

Unsigned Draft Picks:

  • First-rounders: Bogdan Bogdanovic (2014-27th, cap hold $1,423,560)
  • Second-rounders: Arturas Gudaitis (2015-47th), Luka Mitrovic (2015-60th), Alex Oriakhi (2013-57th), Dejan Bodrioga (1995-51st)

Roster Count: Seven guaranteed, one partially-guaranteed, one player option

Depth Chart*:
PG: Buddy Hield
SG: Garrett Temple, Malachi Richardson
SF: Arron Afflalo
PF: Willie Cauley-Stein, Skal Labissiere
C: Kosta Koufos, Georgios Papagiannis

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


  • 6/22/17 — NBA Draft.
  • 6/23/17 — Arron Afflalo’s $12.5 million guarantees for 2017-18.
  • 6/24/17 — Player option for Langston Galloway.
  • 6/29/17 — Qualifying offer deadline for Ben McLemore.
  • 7/1/17-7/5/17 — NBA moratorium.
  • 10/31/17 — Team options on Willie Cauley-Stein, Skal Labissiere, Georgios Papagiannis, Buddy Hield and Malachi Richardson.
  • 2/20/18 — Omri Casspi trade exception expires.
  • Earlier of two days before the 2018 NBA draft or two days after NBA Finals — Player option for Kosta Koufos.
  • 6/29/18 — Estimated player option for Garrett Temple.
  • 10/31/18 — Extension deadline on Willie Cauley-Stein.
  • 10/31/18 — Team options on Skal Labissiere, Georgios Papagiannis, Buddy Hield and Malachi Richardson.
  • 6/29/19 — Qualifying offer deadline on Willie Cauley-Stein.
  • 10/31/19 — Extension deadlines on Buddy Hield, Skal Labissiere, Georgios Papagiannis and Malachi Richardson.
  • 6/29/20 — Qualifying offer deadlines on Buddy Hield, Skal Labissiere, Georgios Papagiannis and Malachi Richardson.

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


  • 6/10/17 — Rudy Gay opted out of his contract.

Waived Players: Anthony Tolliver

Traded Players: None

Expired 10-Day Contracts: None

Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Dave Joerger (four-year, $16 million deal starting for 2016-17 season — team option on final year)

Assistants: Elston Turner, Duane Ticknor, Bryan Gates, Nancy Lieberman, Jason March, Bob Thornton, Larry Lewis (player development/assistant coach), Dan Hartfield (advance scout/assistant coach)

Trainers: Pete Youngman (director of sports medicine), Manny Romero (head athletic trainer), Ramsey Nijem (head strength and conditioning coach)

Basketball Executives:

  • Vlade Divac — vice president of basketball and general manager
  • Scott Perry — executive vice president of basketball operations
  • Ken Catanella — assistant general manager
  • Mike Bratz — assistant general manager
  • Peja Stojakovic — director of player personnel and development.
  • Luke Bornn — vice president of basketball strategy and analytics

Pick Swaps

  • 2018 — Kings have the right to swap second-rounders with Portland Trail Blazers (Tyreke Evans/Robin Lopez). Blazers will send pick to Denver Nuggets (Mason Plumlee).
  • 2019 — Owe first-rounder to Philadelphia 76ers (Nik Stauskas).
  • 2019 — Milwaukee Bucks have the right to swap second-rounders (Luc Richard Mbah a Moute).  Pick may go to Philadelphia 76ers (Jason Kidd, Marquis Teague).
  • 2020 — Owed second-rounder from Detroit Pistons (Marcus Morris, Bogdan Bogdanovic).

Cash Paid ($3.5 million max): $0

Cash Received ($3.5 million max): $0

Trade Kickers

  • None

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

D-League Affiliate: Reno Bighorns (Darrick Martin head 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 6/16/17)