Brooklyn Nets Salary Archive – 2013/14

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Name 2013-14
Joe Johnson $21,466,718
Deron Williams $18,466,130
Paul Pierce $15,333,334
Brook Lopez $14,693,906
Kevin Garnett $12,433,735
Marcus Thornton $8,050,000
Mirza Teletovic $3,229,050
Andrei Kirilenko $3,183,000
Andray Blatche $1,375,604
Mason Plumlee $1,298,640
Marquis Teague $1,074,720
Alan Anderson $947,907
Shaun Livingston $884,293
Jason Collins $171,657
Jorge Gutierrez $57,668
Jason Collins (waived) $52,017
Jason Collins (waived) $52,017
Jorge Gutierrez (waived) $28,834
Jorge Gutierrez (waived) $28,834
Total $102,828,064

Quick:  Tax team (~$90.1 million)

2014 NBA Draft:  No picks (18th to Boston Celtics, 47th to Philadelphia 76ers).

2014/15 Projected Space ($63.2 million cap estimate): None


  • Trade Exception (TyShawn Taylor, expiring 1/21/15) — $788,872

Roster Count:  15 guaranteed

Depth Chart*:
PG: Deron Williams, Marquis Teague, Jorge Gutierrez
SG: Shaun Livingston, Marcus Thornton, Alan Anderson
SF: Joe Johnson, Andrei Kirilenko
PF: Paul Pierce, Mirza Teletovic
C: Kevin Garnett, Andray Blatche, Mason Plumlee, Jason Collins, Brook Lopez (injured)

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

Head Coach: Jason Kidd (hired for 2013/14 season on four-year deal worth about $10 million — last year non/partial guaranteed)

Basketball Executives:

  • Billy King — General Manager
  • Bobby Marks — Assistant General Manager
  • Frank Zanin — Assistant General Manager

Pick Swaps

  • 2015 — Atlanta Hawks have right to swap first-rounders (Joe Johnson).
  • 2015 — Owe second-rounder to Atlanta Hawks (Mehmet Okur, Raul Neto).
  • 2016 — Owe first-rounder to the Boston Celtics (Kevin Garnett)
  • 2016 — Los Angeles Clippers have rights to swap second-rounders (if Clippers’ pick in top-55, Reggie Evans)
  • 2017 — Boston Celtics have the right to swap first-rounders.
  • 2017 — Owed second-rounder (46-60 range) from Boston Celtics, only if Boston swaps first-rounders (Kevin Garnett).
  • 2017 — Owe second-rounder to Atlanta Hawks (Joe Johnson).
  • 2018 — Owe first-rounder to the Boston Celtics (Kevin Garnett).


  • 6/27/13 — Drafted Mason Plumlee (22nd) in the 2013 NBA Draft.
  • 7/3/13 — Signed Mason Plumlee to a $6.4 million rookie contract.
  • 7/11/13 — Signed Shaun Livingston to one-year, $1.3 million minimum contract.
  • 7/11/13 — Signed Andray Blatche to a two-year, $2.8 million contract (player option on second season).
  • 7/12/13 — Signed Andrei Kirilenko to a two-year, $6.5 million contact (player option on the second season).
  • 7/12/13 — Traded Kris Humphries, Gerald Wallace, Kris Joseph, MarShon Brooks and Keith Bogans, along with first-round picks in 2014, 2016 and 2018 to the Boston Celtics for Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, Jason Terry and D.J. White.  Boston will also gain the right to swap first-round picks in 2017.
  • 7/30/13 — Signed Alan Anderson to a two-year, minimum $2 million deal (player option on second season).
  • 9/24/13 — Signed Jorge Gutierrez to a one-year, non-guaranteed $490k minimum contract.
  • 9/24/13 — Signed Christapher Johnson to a one-year, non-guaranteed $789k minimum contract.
  • 9/26/13 — Signed Gary Forbes to a one-year, non-guaranteed $884k minimum contract.
  • 9/30/13 — Signed Marko Jaric to a one-year, non-guaranteed $1.3 million minimum contract.
  • 10/18/13 — Signed Adonis Thomas to a one-year, non-guaranteed $490k minimum contract.
  • 1/18/14 — Traded Tornike Shengelia to the Chicago Bulls and TyShawn Taylor to the New Orleans Pelicans for Marquis Teague, a draft pick (TBD) and cash.
  • 2/19/14 — Traded Jason Terry and Reggie Evans to the Sacramento Kings for Marcus Thornton.
  • 2/23/14 — Signed Jason Collins to a 10-day contract.
  • 3/5/14 — Signed Jason Collins to a second 10-day contract.
  • 3/6/14 — Signed Jorge Gutierrez to a 10-day contract.
  • 3/17/14 — Signed Jorge Gutierrez to a second 10-day contract.
  • 3/28/14 — Signed Jorge Gutierrez to a two-year, partially guaranteed minimum $871k contract.

Waived Players: D.J. White, Marko Jaric, Gary Forbes, Christapher Johnson, Adonis Thomas, Jorge Gutierrez

Free Agents

  • Non-Bird:  Jerry Stackhouse

Unsigned Draft Picks:

  • First-rounders: None
  • Second-rounders: Ilkan Karaman (2012-57th), Bojan Bogdanovic (2011-31st), Edin Bavcic (2006-56th), Christian Drejer (2004-51st)

Amnesty:  Travis Outlaw – 2013-14 $4 million, 2014-15 $4 million.

Cash Paid ($3.2 million max): $0 (Cash sent to New Orleans Pelicans for Edin Bavcic TBD)

Cash Received ($3.2 million max): $0

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 6/23/14)

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