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Atlanta Hawks Team Salary

Quick: Spent over the cap.

Salary Cap: $101,869,000

Luxury Tax Threshold: $123,733,000

Projected 2019-20 Cap Space ($109 million cap): Up to $43.5 million.

Roster Count: 9 guaranteed, one non/partially-guaranteed

Depth Chart:
PG: Trae Young, Jaylen Adams
SG: Kevin Huerter, Kent Bazemore
SF: Taurean Prince, DeAndre’ Bembry
PF: John Collins, Omari Spellman
C: Alex Len, Miles Plumlee

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


  • Trade Exception (Tyler Dorsey, expiring 2/7/20) — $1,378,242

Free Agents (with Cap Holds)

  • Bird: Justin Anderson (RFA*, $7,548,144)
  • Early Bird: Dewayne Dedmon ($9,360,000)
  • Non-Bird: Vince Carter ($1,618,486), Isaac Humphries (RFA*, $1,643,842), Alex Poythress (RFA*)

* If issued a qualifying offer.

Non-Guaranteed Salaries

  • Jaylen Adams $1,416,852 ($100,000 guaranteed)

2019 Draft Picks: 8th, 10th (from the Dallas Mavericks), 35th, 41st (from the Los Angeles Lakers), 44th (from the Charlotte Hornets)

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: Jaxson Hayes (2019-8th), Cam Reddish (2019-10th)
  • Second-rounders: Marcos Louzada Silva (2019-35th), Alpha Kaba (2017-60th), Marcus Eriksson (2015-50th), Alain Digbeu (1997-49th), Augusto Binelli (1986-40th)

Waived Players: None

Traded Players: None

G-League Affiliate: College Park Skyhawks (Dan Dial president)

Two-Way Contracts: None

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

Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Lloyd Pierce

Assistants: Melvin Hunt, Chris Jent, Greg Foster, Marlon Garnett, Matt Hill

Trainer: Scottie Parker (head athletic trainer), Brady Howe (assistant athletic trainer), Mike Roncarati (director of rehabilitation), Chris Chase (athletic performance coach), Adam Loiacocno (performance therapist), Daniel Bove (sports scientist/assistant strength and conditioning coach), Keke Lyles (executive director of player performance), Chelsea Lane (executive director of athletic performance and sports medicine), Michael Irr (head strength and conditioning coach)

Basketball Executives:

  • Travis Schlenk — general manager and head of basketball operations
  • T. Scott Wilkinson — executive vice president and assistant general manager
  • Michael Blackstone — assistant general manager
  • Jeff Peterson — assistant general manager
  • Michelle Leftwich — vice president of salary cap administration
  • Larry Riley — senior advisor
  • Dominique Wilkins — vice president of basketball operations
  • Rod Higgins — vice president of basketball operations
  • Rick Sund — senior advisor, basketball operations
  • Mike McNeive — director of basketball operations
  • John Treloar — director of player personnel
  • Dan Martinez — senior director of team operations

Pick Swaps

  • 2020 — Owed first-rounder (top-10 protected, otherwise converts to 2021 and 2022 second-rounders) from Cleveland Cavaliers (Kyle Korver)
  • 2020 — Owe second-rounder (top-55 protected) to the Boston Celtics (Jabari Bird).
  • 2022 — Owed first-rounder (top-14 protected otherwise converts to 2024 and 2025 second-rounders) from Oklahoma City Thunder (Carmelo Anthony).
  • 2023 — Owed second-rounder from Charlotte Hornets (Devonte’ Graham).
  • 2023 — Can swap second-rounders with Brooklyn Nets (Jeremy Lin), the lower between the Charlotte Hornets and Hawks’ picks.
  • 2024 — Owed second-rounder (TBD) from Miami Heat.
  • 2025 — Owed second-rounder from Brooklyn Nets (Jeremy Lin).

Cash Paid ($5,243,000 max): $0

Cash Received ($5,243,000 max): $2,055,910 from the Boston Celtics for Jabari Bird — $3,187,090 remaining


  • 5/20/19 — No-trade restriction lifts on Jaylen Adams.
  • 6/20/19 — NBA Draft.
  • 6/29/19 — Qualifying offer deadlines for C.J. Anderson, Isaac Humphries and Justin Anderson.
  • 7/1/19-7/5/19 –NBA moratorium.
  • 7/19/19 — Jaylen Adams’ $1,416,852 guarantees for 2019-20.
  • Before first day of 2019-20 season — Extension deadline for DeAndre’ Bembry and Taurean Prince.
  • 10/31/19 — Team options on John Collins, Trae Young, Kevin Huerter and Omari Spellman for 2020-21.
  • 2/7/20 — Tyler Dorsey trade exception expires.
  • 6/29/20 — Qualifying offer deadlines for Taurean Prince, Jaylen Adams and DeAndre’ Bembry.
  • Before first day of 2020 season — Extension deadline for John Collins.
  • 10/31/20 — Team options on Trae Young, Kevin Huerter and Omari Spellman for 2021-22.
  • 6/29/21 — Qualifying offer deadline for John Collins.
  • Before first day of the 2021 season — Extension deadlines for Trae Young, Kevin Huerter and Omari Spellman.
  • 6/29/22 — Qualifying offer deadlines for Trae Young, Kevin Huerter and Omari Spellman.

Teams and players can renegotiate guarantee dates.  The NBA’s general cut-down date is January 10, but players are released 48 hours prior to account for waivers.


  • 4/12/19 — Kent Bazemore opted into his $19,269,662 for 2019-20.
  • 5/14/19 — Received the 8th, 10th (from the Dallas Mavericks) and 44th (from the Charlotte Hornets) picks in the draft lottery.
  • 6/19/19 — Received a 2024 second round pick (TBD) in the draft lottery and cash (TBD) (from the Miami Heat).
  • 6/20/19 — Drafted Jaxon Hayes (8th), Cam Reddish (10th) and Marcos Louzada Silva (35th).

Trade Kickers

  • None

Note: Players can waive their trade bonuses.

No-Trade: None

Expired 10-Day Contracts: None

Arena: State Farm 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 6/21/19)



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