Quick: Over the cap. Hard capped by the DeMarre Carroll sign and trade.
Salary Cap: $109,140,000
Luxury Tax Threshold: $132,627,000
Hard Cap: $138,928,000
Projection for 2020-21 (flat $109.14 million cap): Up to $18.6 million, none with DeMar DeRozan’s player option or Jakob Poeltl’s cap hold.
Roster Count: Eight guaranteed, one player option, three non/partially-guaranteed
PG: Dejounte Murray, Patty Mills
SG: Derrick White, Keldon Johnson
SF: Rudy Gay, Lonnie Walker
PF: DeMar DeRozan (PO), Trey Lyles, Chimezie Metu, Luka Samanic
C: LaMarcus Aldridge, Tyler Zeller
Note: Teams often adjust their depth chart throughout the season, sometimes game by game.
- Mid-Level Exception — $9,258,000
- Bi-Annual Exception — $3,623,000
2020 NBA Draft*: 11th ($4,033,440 cap hold), 41st
Unsigned Draft Picks:
- First-rounders: Nikola Milutinov (2015-26th)
- Second-rounders: Cady Lalanne (2015-55th), Adam Hanga (2011-59th), Giorgos Printezis (2007-58th), Erazem Lorbek (2005-46th), Viktor Sanikidze (2004-42nd), Sergei Karaulov (2004-58th), Robertas Javtokas (2001-55th)
Non-Guaranteed Salaries — Next Cut-Down Date*
- Trey Lyles $5.5 million ($1 million guaranteed) — 10/18/20
- Tyler Zeller $2,436,046 (TBD)
- Chimezie Metu $1,663,861 (TBD)
- Dean Wade $1,517,981 (TBD)
* Players and teams can agree to push back cut-down dates.
Free Agents (with Cap Holds**)
- Full Bird: DeMar DeRozan (TO, $38,199,000), Jakob Poeltl (RFA, $11,264,658), Bryn Forbes ($5,462,500)
- Early Bird: Marco Belinelli ($7,600,000), Drew Eubanks (RFA, $50,000 guaranteed two-way)
- Non-Bird: Donatas Motiejunas* ($1,620,5646), Dante Cunningham* ($2,984,400), Quincy Pondexter* ($1,620,564), Joffrey Lauvergne* ($1,620,564), David Lee* ($1,618,486), Matt Costello* (two-way), Darrun Hilliard* (two-way), Ben Moore* (two-way), Quinndary Weatherspoon (RFA TBD, two-way)
* Cannot be included in a sign-and-trade
** Estimated, pending the 2020-21 salary-cap figure.
Qualifying Offers (Pending)
- Jakob Poeltl $5,087,871
Rookie-Scale Extension Eligible
- Derrick White
- Lonnie Walker
- Luka Samanic
- Keldon Johnson
- Dejounte Murray $13,264,347
Note: Expires 10/18/20.
Waived Players: None
Traded Players: None
G-League Affiliate: Austin Spurs (general manager Landry Fields, coach Blake Ahearn)
Two-Way Contracts: None
Head Coach: Gregg Popovich
Assistants: Chip Engelland, Becky Hammon, Will Hardy, Tim Duncan, Mitch Johnson, Darius Songalia (player development assistant)
Trainer: Will Sevening (head athletic trainer), Phil Coles (director of medical services), Paul West (assistant athletic trainer and recovery coordinator), Anthony Falsone (athletic performance coordinator)
- R.C. Buford — president of sports franchises and general manager
- Gregg Popovich — head coach and president of Spurs basketball
- Brian Wright — general manager
- Brent Barry — vice president of basketball operations
- Phil Cullen — director of basketball operations and innovation
- Adam Glessner — senior director of basketball intelligence
- Brandon James — vice president of basketball administration and deputy general counsel
- Dave Telep — director of player personnel
- Niraj Mulji — director of basketball strategy
- Nick Repole — director of research and development
- 2022 — Owe second-rounder to the Cleveland Cavaliers (Boris Diaw, Jordan Clarkson).
Cash Paid ($5,617,000 max): $0
Cash Received ($5,617,000 max): $0
- 9/24/20 — No-trade restriction lifts on Tyler Zeller.
- 10/13/20 — Player option on DeMar DeRozan.
- 10/16/20 — NBA Draft.
- 10/17/20 — Qualifying offer deadline on Jakob Poeltl.
- 10/18/20 — Trey Lyles’ $5.5 million guarantees for 2020-21.
- 10/19/20-10/23/20 — NBA Moratorium.
- 8/1/20 — Chimezie Metu’s salary guarantees at $500,000 (revised date TBD).
- 10/15/20 — Chimezie Metu’s $1,663,861 guarantees for 2020-21 (revised date TBD).
- 10/18/20 — Dejounte Murray’s poison pill expires.
- Before the first day of the 2020-21 season — Extension deadlines on Derrick White and Jakob Poeltl.
- 10/31/20 — Team option on Lonnie Walker, Luka Samanic and Keldon Johnson (revised date TBD).
- 6/29/21 — Qualifying offer deadlines on Derrick White and Chimezie Metu.
- First day of 2021 season — Extension deadline on Lonnie Walker.
- 10/31/21 — Team options on Luka Samanic and Keldon Johnson.
- 6/29/22 — Qualifying offer deadline on Lonnie Walker.
- Before first day of the 2022 season — Extension deadlines for Luka Samanic and Keldon Johnson.
- 6/29/23 — Qualifying offer deadlines for Luka Samanic and Keldon Johnson.
- TBD — Tyler Zeller guarantee details.
Teams and players can renegotiate guarantee dates. The NBA’s general cut-down date is approximately January 10.
Expired 10-Day Contracts: None
- LaMarcus Aldridge — 15 percent
Note: Players can waive their trade bonuses.
Arena: AT&T Center
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 8/18/20)