Washington Wizards Team Salary

Quick: Over the cap and hard capped.

Rookie Contract Options Pending: Bradley Beal, Otto Porter


  • Mid-Level: $0 (Paul Pierce)
  • Trade Exception (Emeka Okafor, expiring 10/25/14) — $1,254,660
  • Trade Exception (Trevor Ariza, expiring 7/15/15) — $4,329,089

Roster Count: 13 guaranteed, one non/partially-guaranteed

Depth Chart*:
PG: John Wall, Andre Miller
SG: Bradley Beal, Glen Rice Jr., Garrett Temple
SF: Paul Pierce, Martell Webster, Otto Porter
PF: Nene, DeJuan Blair, Kevin Seraphin
C: Marcin Gortat, Kris Humphries, Drew Gooden

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


  • 6/26/14 — Acquired cash from the Los Angeles Lakers for the rights to Jordan Clarkson (2014-46th).
  • 7/10/14 — Signed Marcin Gortat to a five-year, $60 million contract.
  • 7/14/14 — Signed Drew Gooden to a one-year, $1.4 million contract.
  • 7/15/14 — Signed Paul Pierce to a two-year, $10.8 million contract.
  • 7/15/14 — Traded Trevor Ariza (sign and trade) to the Houston Rockets for Melvin Ely of the New Orleans Pelicans.
  • 7/16/14 — Traded the rights to Emir Preldzic to the Dallas Mavericks for DeJuan Blair (sign and trade for three years, $6 million — final season non-guaranteed).
  • 7/17/14 — Kevin Seraphin accepted his $3.9 million qualifying offer.
  • 7/19/14 — Traded a protected 2015 second-rounder to the Boston Celtics for Kris Humphries (sign and trade for a three-year, $13.3 million contract).
  • 7/28/14 — Signed Garrett Temple to a two-year, $2.1 million contract (player option on second season).

Waived Players: Melvin Ely

Free Agents:

  • Bird: Mo Evans*
  • Declined Bird: Chris Singleton
  • Non-Bird: Al Harrington, Morris Almond*, James Singleton*

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

Unsigned Picks

  • First-rounders: None
  • Second-rounders: Tomas Satoransky (2012-32nd)

Head Coach: Randy Wittman (three-year extension starting for the 2014/15 season)

Basketball Executives:

  • Ernie Grunfeld — President of Basketball Operations
  • Tommy Sheppard — Vice President of Basketball Administration

Pick Swaps

  • 2015 — Owe second-rounder (top-49 protected) to the Boston Celtics (Kris Humphries).

Cash Paid ($3.3 million max): $0

Cash Received ($3.3 million max): $0

Amnesty: Andray Blatche 2014-15 $8,471,339


Cap Holds

The Wizards have three cap holds for former players (James Singleton, Morris Almond and Maurice Evans) for a total of $2,745,729.

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 8/26/14)

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