Toronto Raptors Team Salary


Quick: Over the cap.


  • Mid-Level: $2,805,000 (James Johnson)
  • Bi-Annual: $2,077,000
  • Trade Exception (John Salmons, expiring 6/30/15) — $2,358,000
  • Trade Exception (Steve Novak, expiring 7/10/15) — $3,445,947

Roster Count: 15 guaranteed

Depth Chart*:
PG: Kyle Lowry, Greivis Vasquez
SG: DeMar DeRozan,  Lou Williams, Landry Fields
SF:  James Johnson, Terrence Ross
PF: Amir Johnson, Patrick Patterson, Bruno Caboclo
C: Jonas Valanciunas, Tyler Hansbrough, Greg Stiemsma, Chuck Hayes, Lucas Nogueira

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

Head Coach: Dwane Casey (contract extension signed in 2014 through 2016/17 season)

Basketball Executives:

  • Masai Ujiri — President & General Manager
  • Jeff Weltman — Executive Vice President

Pick Swaps

  • 2015 — Owe second-rounder to the Atlanta Hawks (Lou Williams)
  • 2016 — Owed a first-rounder from New York Knicks (Andrea Bargnani) — the lower pick between New York and Denver (Carmelo Anthony)
  • 2016 — Owe second-rounder to Memphis Grizzlies (Jerry Stackhouse).  Pick could go to Utah Jazz (Jarnell Stokes).


  • 6/26/14 — Selected Bruno Caboclo (20th), DeAndre Daniels (37th) and Xavier Thames (59th) in the 2014 NBA Draft.
  • 6/26/14 — Acquired cash from the Brooklyn Nets for the rights to Xavier Thames (2014-59th).
  • 6/28/14 — Gave qualifying offers to Greivis Vasquez, Patrick Patterson and Nando De Colo.
  • 6/30/14 — Traded John Salmons and a 2015 second-rounder for Lou Williams and the rights to Lucas Nogueira.
  • 7/9/14 — Signed Bruno Caboclo to a $7.0 million rookie-scale contract.
  • 7/10/14 — Signed Kyle Lowry to a four-year, $48 million contract (last season player option).
  • 7/10/14 — Traded Steve Novak and a 2017 second-rounder (from New York Knicks) to the Utah Jazz for Diante Garrett.
  • 7/11/14 — Signed Patrick Patterson to a three-year, $18.2 million contract.
  • 7/14/14 — Signed Greivis Vasquez to a two-year, $13.0 million contract.
  • 7/15/14 — Signed James Johnson to a two-year, $5 million contract.
  • 7/30/14 — Signed Lucas Nogueira to an $8.5 million rookie-scale contract.
  • 7/30/14 — Signed Will Cherry to a partially-guaranteed two-year, $1.4 million minimum contract.
  • 8/15/14 — Signed Jordan Hamilton to a one-year, partially-guaranteed $915k minimum contract.
  • 9/3/14 — Signed Greg Stiemsma to a one-year, partially-guaranteed $981k minimum contract.
  • 10/14/15 – Picked up the fourth-year option on Terrence Ross.
  • 10/14/15 – Picked up the fourth-year option on Jonas Valanciunas.

Waived Players: Julyan Stone, Dwight Buycks, Diante Garrett, Jordan Hamilton, Will Cherry

Free Agents

  • Early Bird: Nando De Colo
  • Non-Bird: Mickael Pietrus*

* Cannot be used in a sign and trade because they were not active players in the NBA last season.

Unsigned Second-Round Picks

  • First-rounders: None
  • Second-rounders: DeAndre Daniels (2014-37th), Tomislav Zubic (2012-56th), DeeAndre Hulett (2000-46th)

Cash Paid ($3.3 million max): $0

Cash Received ($3.3 million max): $0

Amnesty:  Used on Linas Kleiza.


Cap Holds

Nando De Colo — Early Bird Rights – $1,901,900
Mickael Pietrus — Non-Bird — $915,243

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 4/22/15)