Indiana Pacers Salary Archive – 2016/17

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Name 2016-17
Paul George $18,314,532
Thaddeus Young $14,153,652
Monta Ellis $10,763,500
Al Jefferson $10,230,179
Jeff Teague $8,800,000
Rodney Stuckey (waived) $7,000,000
C.J. Miles $4,583,450
Lance Stephenson $4,000,000
Lavoy Allen $4,000,000
Aaron Brooks $2,700,000
Myles Turner $2,463,840
Kevin Seraphin $1,800,000
Jeremy Evans (waived) $1,227,286
Joseph Young $1,052,342
Rakeem Christmas $1,052,342
Glenn Robinson III $1,050,500
Georges Niang $650,000
Julyan Stone (waived) $50,000
Ben Bentil (waived) $50,000
Alex Poythress (waived) $35,381
Nick Zeisloft (waived) $25,000
Total $94,002,004

Quick: Under the cap by $140,996

NBA Salary Cap: $94,143,000

Luxury Tax Threshold: $113,287,000


  • Room: $2,898,000

Roster Count: 15 guaranteed

Depth Chart:
PG: Jeff Teague, Monta Ellis, Aaron Brooks
SG: C.J. Miles, Lance Stephenson, Joseph Young
SF: Paul George, Glenn Robinson III, Georges Niang
PF: Thaddeus Young, Kevin Seraphin, Lavoy Allen
C: Myles Turner, Al Jefferson, Rakeem Christmas

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


  • 5/5/16 — Parted ways with Frank Vogel.
  • 5/16/16 — Hired Coach Nate McMillan on a three-year contract (TBD).
  • 7/7/16 — Renounced the rights to Ty Lawson, Solomon Hill and Ian Mahinmi.
  • 7/7/16 — Traded George Hill to Utah Jazz for Jeff Teague.
  • 7/7/16 — Traded the rights to Caris LeVert (2016th-20th) to Brooklyn Nets for Thaddeus Young).
  • 7/7/16 — Traded the rights to Stanko Barac (2007-39th) to Dallas Mavericks for Jeremy Evans, the rights to Emir Preldzic (2009-57th) and $3,227,286.
  • 7/9/16 — Signed Al Jefferson to a three-year, partially-guaranteed $30 million contract.
  • 7/11/16 — Signed Georges Niang (2016-50th) to a three-year, partially-guaranteed $2.6 million contract.
  • 7/21/16 — Signed Aaron Brooks to a one-year, $2.7 million contract.
  • 8/1/16 — Glenn Robinson III’s $1.1 million guaranteed for 2016-17.
  • 8/26/16 — Signed Julyan Stone to a one-year, partially-guaranteed $1,015,696 contract ($50,000).
  • 8/29/16 — Signed Alex Poythress to a one-year, partially-guaranteed $543,471 contract ($35,381)
  • 9/6/16 — Signed Nick Zeisloft to a one-year, partially-guaranteed $543,471 contract ($25,000).
  • 9/8/16 — Signed Kevin Seraphin to a two-year, partially-guaranteed $3,681,000 contract
  • 10/17/16 — Picked up Myles Turner’s third-year option.
  • 10/24/16 — Signed Ben Bentil to a one-year, partially-guaranteed $543,471 contract ($50,000).
  • 3/30/17 — Signed Lance Stephenson to a three-year, $12,540,000 contract, team option on final season.

Waived Players: Shayne Whittington, Nick Zeisloft, Alex Poythress, Julyan Stone, Jeremy Evans, Ben Bentil, Rodney Stuckey

Traded Players: None

Expired 10-Day Contracts: None

Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Nate McMillan (three-year deal starting with 2016-17 season)

Assistants: Dan Burke, Popeye Jones, Bill Bayno, David McClure (player development coach)

Basketball Executives

  • Larry Bird — president of basketball operations
  • Kevin Pritchard — general Manager

Pick Swaps

  • 2017– Owe second-rounder (31-44 range through 2020, unprotected in 2023) to Brooklyn Nets (Thaddeus Young).

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: None
  • Second-rounders: Emir Preldzic (2009-57th), Andrew Betts (1998-50th)

Free Agents

  • None

Cash Paid ($3.5 million max): $0

Cash Received ($3.5 million max): $3,227,286 from Dallas Mavericks (Jeremy Evans)

Trade Kickers

  • None

Note: Players can waive their trade bonuses, under certain circumstances.

D-League Affiliate: Fort Wayne Mad Ants (General Manager Brian Levy)


Salary and team data change quite often. If you notice a discrepancy, please notify Basketball Insiders Senior Writer Eric Pincus.

(Updated on 4/22/17)

Eric Pincus is a Senior Writer for Basketball Insiders, with a focus on the business side of the game.