Dallas Mavericks Salary Archive – 2013/14

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Name 2013-14
Dirk Nowitzki $22,721,381
Shawn Marion $9,316,796
Monta Ellis $8,000,000
Jose Calderon $6,791,570
Brandan Wright $5,000,000
Samuel Dalembert $3,700,748
Vince Carter $3,180,000
Wayne Ellington $2,652,000
Shane Larkin $1,536,960
Devin Harris $884,293
DeJuan Blair $884,293
Bernard James $788,872
Jae Crowder $788,872
Ricky Ledo $544,000
Gal Mekel $490,180
Total $67,279,965

Quick: Cap space used.

2014 NBA Draft: 34th (from Boston Celtics), 51st, 21st pick to the Oklahoma City Thunder

2014/15 Projected Space ($63.2 million cap estimate): Up to $32.4 million


  • None

Roster Count:  15 guaranteed

Depth Chart*:
PG: Jose Calderon, Shane Larkin, Devin Harris, Gal Mekel
SG: Monta Ellis, Vince Carter, Wayne Ellington, Ricky Ledo
SF: Shawn Marion, Jae Crowder
PF: Dirk Nowitzki, Brandan Wright
C: Samuel Dalembert, DeJuan Blair,  Bernard James

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

Head Coach: Rick Carlisle

Basketball Executives:

  • Mark Cuban — Owner
  • Donn Nelson — President of Basketball Operations

Pick Swaps

  • 2016 — Owed second-rounder from Memphis Grizzlies (Steven Hunter, Corey Brewer, Nick Calathes trade removed top-55 protection).


  • 6/27/13 — Traded the 13th pick in the 2013 NBA Draft to the Boston Celtics for the 16th pick in the 2013 NBA Draft and two 2014 second-round picks (Boston and Brooklyn).
  • 6/27/13 — Traded 2014 second-round pick to the Milwaukee Bucks for the 43rd pick in the 2013 NBA Draft.
  • 6/27/13 — Traded Jared Cunningham along with the 16th and 44th picks in the 2013 NBA Draft to the Atlanta Hawks for the 18th pick in the 2013 NBA Draft.
  • 6/27/13 — Selected Shane Larkin (18th) and Ricky Ledo (43rd) in the 2013 NBA Draft.
  • 7/11/13 — Signed Gal Mekel to a three-year, $2.3 million contract.
  • 7/11/13 — Signed Jose Calderon to a four-year, $29 million deal.
  • 7/19/13 — Signed Samuel Dalembert to a two-year, $7.6 million contract (second year partial-guaranteed).
  • 7/22/13 — Traded the rights to Nick Calathes to the Memphis Grizzlies, lifting protections on 2016 second-round pick.
  • 7/22/13 — Signed Monta Ellis on a three-year, $25.1 million contract.
  • 7/22/13 — Signed Ricky Ledo to a four-year, $3.3 million contract (last two seasons non-guaranteed).
  • 7/25/13 — Signed Brandan Wright to a two-year, $10 million contract.
  • 7/25/13 — Signed Bernard James to a one-year, minimum $789k contract.
  • 7/27/13 — Signed Wayne Ellington to a two-year, $5.4 million contract.
  • 7/29/13 — Signed Shane Larkin to a $7.4 million rookie-scale contract.
  • 7/31/13 — Signed Devin Harris to a one-year, $1.3 million minimum contract.
  • 8/7/13 — Signed DeJuan Blair to a one-year, $948k minimum contract.
  • 9/12/13 — Signed Fab Melo to a two-year, non/partially-guaranteed $1.7 million minimum contract.
  • 9/13/13 — Signed Devin Ebanks to one-year, non-guaranteed $916k minimum contract.
  • 9/13/13 — Signed D.J. Kennedy to a one-year, non-guaranteed $789k minimum contract.
  • 9/13/13 — Signed Mickey McConnell to a one-year, non-guaranteed $490k minimum contract.
  • 9/29/13 — Signed Renaldo Balkman to a one-year, non-guaranteed $1.1 million minimum contract.

Waived Players: Bernard James, Josh Akognon, D.J. Kennedy, Devin Ebanks, Fab Melo, Renaldo Balkman, Mickey McConnell

Free Agents

  • None

Unsigned Draft Picks:

  • First-rounders: Petteri Koponen (2007-30th)
  • Second rounders: Tadija Dragicevic (2008-53rd), Renaldas Seibutis (2007-50th)

Amnesty: Used on Brendan Haywood – 2013-14, $7.0235 million; 2014-15, $7.748 million

Cash Paid ($3.2 million max): $0

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 6/28/14)

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