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Washington Wizards Team Salary

2017-18 Team-By-Team Salary Summary

Quick: Currently over the cap and in the tax.

Salary Cap: $99,093,000

Luxury Tax Threshold: $119,266,000

Projected 2018-19 Cap Space ($101 million cap): None

Roster Count: Eight guaranteed, two player options, one two-way

Depth Chart
PG: John Wall, Tomas Satoransky
SG: Bradley Beal, Jodie Meeks (PO, suspended)
SF: Otto Porter, Kelly Oubre, Devin Robinson (two-way)
PF: Markieff Morris
C: Marcin Gortat, Ian Mahinmi, Jason Smith (PO)

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

2018-19 Free Agents (with Cap Holds)

  • Jason Smith ($9,927,500, full Bird)
  • Jodie Meeks ($3,948,000, non-Bird)
  • Tim Frazier ($3.8 million, full Bird)
  • Mike Scott ($1,499,698, non-Bird)
  • Chris McCullough ($2,243,326, limited Bird)
  • Ramon Sessions ($1,499,698, non-Bird)
  • Ty Lawson ($1,499,698, non-Bird)

Non-Guaranteed Salaries

  • None

Draft Picks: 15th (cap hold $2,411,084), 44th

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: None
  • Second-rounders: Aaron White (2015-49th)


  • Trade Exception (Sheldon Mac, expiring 2/8/19) — $1,312,611
  • Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception: $5,291,918

Waived Players: None

Traded Players: None

Trade Kickers:

  • Otto Porter — 15 percent

Note: Players can waive their trade bonuses.

No-Trade: Otto Porter (matched offer sheet), through 7/8/18), John Wall (signing restriction through 7/26/18)

G-League Affiliate: Capital City Go-Go

Two-Way Contracts: Devin Robinson

Two-Way Daily Rate in NBA/G-League: TBD

Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Scott Brooks (five-year, $35 million deal starting for 2016-17 season)

Assistants: Tony Brown, Sidney Lowe, Chad Iske, Mike Terpstra, Maz Trakh, David Adkins

Trainer: Eric Waters

Basketball Executives

  • Ernie Grunfeld — president
  • Tommy Sheppard — senior vice president of basketball operations

Pick Swaps

  • 2019 — Owed second-rounder (top-55 protected) from Atlanta Hawks (Sheldon Mac).
  • 2019 — Owe second-rounder to Denver Nuggets (Kelly Oubre, Jamal Crawford).
  • 2020 — Owe second-rounder (top-55 protected) to Milwaukee Bucks (Jared Dudley).
  • 2021 — Owe second-rounder to Utah Jazz (Trey Burke).

Cash Paid ($5.1 million max): $687,389 to Atlanta Hawks (Sheldon Mac) — $4,412,611 remaining

Cash Received ($5.1 million max): $0


  • 6/21/18 — NBA Draft.
  • 6/29/18 — Player options for Jason Smith and Jodie Meeks.
  • 7/8/18 — Otto Porter’s implicit no-trade expires.
  • 7/26/18 — No-trade restriction lifts on John Wall.
  • Before the first day of the 2018-19 season — Extension deadlines on Kelly Oubre and Chris McCullough.
  • 6/30/19 — Qualifying offer deadlines for Kelly Oubre, Tomas Satoransky and Chris McCullough.
  • 6/30/20 — Otto Porter’s player option.
  • 6/30/22 — John Wall’s player option.

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


  • None

Expired 10-Day Contracts: None

Arena: Capital One Arena


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 5/18/18)


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