Toronto Raptors Team Salary


2016-17 Team-By-Team Salary Summary

Quick: Cap space spent.

Projected 2016-17 Cap Space: $0-18.8 million


  • Mid-Level Exception: $5,628,000
  • Bi-Annual Exception: $2,203,000
  • Room Exception*: $2,898,000

*If team goes under the cap, they will lose all of their exceptions, but gain the room exception.  If the team stays over the cap, they lose the room exception.

2016/17 Roster Count: 10 guaranteed, two player options

Draft Picks: 9th, 27th

Free Agents

  • Early Bird: Nando De Colo* (restricted), James Johnson
  • Non-Bird: Luis Scola, Jason Thompson

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

Players only restricted if team gives qualifying offers.

Non-Guaranteed Salaries: None

Options: DeMar DeRozan ($10,150,000 — player), Bismack Biyombo ($2,940,630 — player)

Qualifying Offers: Nando De Colo ($1,828,750)

Depth Chart*:
PG: Kyle Lowry, Cory Joseph, Delon Wright
SG: DeMar DeRozan, Norman Powell, Terrence Ross
SF:  DeMarre Carroll
PF: Patrick Patterson, Bruno Caboclo
C: Jonas Valanciunas, Bismack Biyombo, Lucas Nogueira

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

2017/18 Rookie-Scale Options: Lucas Nogueira ($2,947,305), Bruno Caboclo ($2,451,225), Delon Wright ($1,645,200)

Rookie Scale Extension Eligible: None


  • 6/15/16 — Player option on DeMar DeRozan.
  • 6/22/16 or seven days following team’s last game, whichever is earlier — Player option on Bismack Biyombo.
  • 6/23/16 — 2016 NBA Draft.
  • 6/30/16 — Qualifying offer deadline on Nando De Colo.
  • 7/1/16-7/6/16 — NBA annual moratorium.
  • 7/7/16 — Free agent signing period begins.
  • 10/31/16 — Team options on Lucas Nogueira, Bruno Caboclo and Delon Wright.
  • 2/28/17 — Deadline to restructure DeMar DeRozan’s contract (provided he opts in).
  • Earlier of three days before 2017 NBA Draft or seven days after team’s final game — Player option on Kyle Lowry.
  • 6/29/17 — Norman Powell’s $1.0 million guarantees for 17/18.
  • 10/31/17 — Extension deadline on Lucas Nogueira and Bruno Caboclo.
  • 10/31/17 — Team option on Delon Wright.
  • Earlier of two days before 2018 NBA Draft or two days after NBA Finals — Player option on Cory Joseph.
  • 6/30/18 — Qualifying offer deadlines on Lucas Nogueira, Bruno Caboclo and Norman Powell.
  • 10/31/18 — Extension deadline on Delon Wright.
  • Earlier of seven days before 2019 NBA Draft or seven days after team’s last game — Player option on Jonas Valanciunas.
  • 6/30/19 — Qualifying offer deadline on Delon Wright.

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


  • None

Waived Players: None

Traded Players: None

Expired 10-Day Contracts: None

Unsigned Second-Round Picks

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

Coaching Staff

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

Assistants: Nick Nurse, Jama Mahlalela, Rex Kalamian, Andy Greer, Jerry Stackhouse

Trainer: Scott McCullough

Basketball Executives

  • Masai Ujiri — President & General Manager
  • Jeff Weltman — Executive Vice President
  • Teresa Resch — Vice President of Basketball Operations and Player Development
  • Dan Tolzman — Director, Player Personnel

Pick Swaps

  • 2017 — Owed first-rounder (top-14 protected through 2019, otherwise converts to second-rounders in 2020 and 2021) from Los Angeles Clippers (Jared Dudley, Greivis Vasquez).

Cash Paid ($3.4 million max): $0

Cash Received ($3.4 million max): $0

Trade Kickers

  • None

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

Amnesty: Used on Linas Kleiza.

D-League Affiliate: Raptors 905 (General Manager Dan Tolzman, Head Coach Jesse Mermuys)


Cap Holds

  • Nando De Colo — $1,901,900 (Early Bird)

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 5/18/16)