Miami HEAT Salary Archive – 2016/17

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Name 2016-17
Chris Bosh $23,741,060
Hassan Whiteside $22,116,750
Goran Dragic $15,891,725
Wayne Ellington $6,000,000
Josh McRoberts $5,782,450
Tyler Johnson $5,628,000
Derrick Williams (waived) $4,598,000
Udonis Haslem $4,000,000
James Johnson $4,000,000
Dion Waiters $2,898,000
Justise Winslow $2,593,440
Luke Babbitt $1,227,286
Willie Reed $1,015,696
Josh Richardson $874,636
Rodney McGruder $543,471
Briante Weber (waived) $327,989
Okaro White $210,995
Stefan Jankovic (waived) $100,000
Okaro White (waived) $100,000
Keith Benson (waived) $75,000
Okaro White (expired 10-day) $31,969
Okaro White (expired 10-day) $31,969
Marcus Georges-Hunt (expired 10-day) $31,969
Total $101,820,405

Quick: Spent over the cap

NBA Salary Cap: $94,143,000

Luxury Tax Threshold: $113,287,000

Exceptions

  • Room Exception: $0 (Dion Waiters)

Roster Count: 15 guaranteed

Depth Chart*:
PG: Goran Dragic, Tyler Johnson
SG:  Rodney McGruder, Wayne Ellington
SF: Dion Waiters, Okaro White, Justise Winslow (injured)
PF: Luke Babbitt, Chris Bosh (injured), Josh McRoberts (injured)
C: Hassan Whiteside, James Johnson, Willie Reed, Udonis Haslem

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

Acquisitions

  • 6/22/16 — Issued qualifying offer to Tyler Johnson.
  • 7/5/16 — Signed Rodney McGruder to a three-year, partially-guaranteed $2.5 million contract.
  • 7/7/16 — Renounced the rights to Dwyane Wade and Luol Deng.
  • 7/7/16 — Signed Hassan Whiteside to a four-year, $98.4 million contract, player option on final season.
  • 7/7/16 — Signed Wayne Ellington to a two-year, partially-guaranteed $12.3 million contract.
  • 7/7/16 — Signed Willie Reed to a two-year, $2.1 million contract, player option on second season.
  • 7/10/16 — Renounced the rights to Amar’e Stoudemire, Gerald Green and Dorell Wright.
  • 7/10/16 — Signed Derrick Williams to a one-year, $4,598,000 million contract.
  • 7/10/16 — Signed Udonis Haslem to a one-year, $4.0 million contract.
  • 7/10/16 — Signed James Johnson to a one-year, $4.0 million contract.
  • 7/10/16 — Traded cash $400,000 and a New Orleans Pelicans second-rounder back to the Pelicans for Luke Babbitt.
  • 7/10/16 — Matched offered sheet from Brooklyn Nets, signing Tyler Johnson to a four-year, Arenas-rule $50 million contract, player option on final season.
  • 7/12/16 — Signed Stefan Jankovic to a two-year, partially-guaranteed $1.4 million contract ($100,000).
  • 7/16/16 — Signed Okaro White to a two-year, partially-guaranteed $1.4 million contract ($100,000).
  • 7/25/16 — Signed Dion Waiters to a two-year, $5.9 million contract, player option on second season.
  • 8/1/16 — Josh Richardson’s $875k guaranteed for 2016-17.
  • 8/1/16 — Rodney McGruder’s salary guaranteed at $150,000 for 2016-17.
  • 8/17/16 — Signed Beno Udrih to a one-year, $1,551,659 contract.
  • 9/23/16 — Signed Keith Benson to a two-year, partially-guaranteed $1,889,382 contract ($75,000).
  • 10/17/16 — Signed Vashil Fernandez to a one-year, non-guaranteed $543,4371 summer contract.
  • 10/18/16 — Signed Luis Montero to a one-year, non-guaranteed $874,636 summer contract.
  • 10/17/16 — Picked up the team option on Justise Winslow.
  • 10/26/16 — Rodney McGruder’s salary guaranteed for $300,000 for 2016-17.
  • 12/1/16 — Rodney McGruder’s salary guaranteed for $400,000 for 2016-17.
  • 1/10/17 — Rodney McGruder’s $543,471 guaranteed for 2016-17.
  • 1/17/17 — Signed Okaro White to a $31,969 10-day contract.
  • 1/27/17 — Signed Okaro White to a $31,969 10-day contract.
  • 2/6/17 — Signed Okaro White to a two-year, partially-guaranteed $1,523,606 contract.
  • 2/8/17 — Signed Marcus Georges-Hunt to a 10-day $31,969 contract.

Waived Players: Stefan Jankovic, Briante Weber, Okaro White, Keith Benson, Vashil Fernandez, Luis Montero, Beno Udrih (claimed by Detroit Pistons), Derrick Williams

Traded Players: None

Expired 10-Day Contracts: Okaro White (two), Marcus Georges-Hunt

No-Trade: Tyler Johnson (matched offer sheet)

Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Erik Spoelstra

Assistants: David Fizdale (assistant head coach), Juwan Howard, Keith Smart, Chris Quinn (player development)

Trainers: Jay Sabol, Bill Foran (strength and conditioning)

Basketball Executives:

  • Pat Riley — president of basketball operations
  • Andy Elisburg — general manager

Pick Swaps

  • 2017 — Owe second-rounder (31-40 range, unprotected in 2018) to Memphis Grizzlies (Chris Andersen).
  • 2017 — Owe second-rounder (top-40 protected, unprotected in 2018) to Philadelphia 76ers (James Ennis, Ersan Ilyasova).
  • 2018 — Owe first-rounder (top-seven protected, unprotected in 2019) to Phoenix Suns (Goran Dragic).
  • 2019 — Owe second-rounder to Minnesota Timberwolves (Shabazz Napier, Mo Williams).
  • 2020 — Owe second-rounder to Boston Celtics (Zoran Dragic).
  • 2021 — Owe first-rounder to Phoenix Suns (Goran Dragic).
  • 2021 — Owe second-rounder to Portland Trail Blazers (Brian Roberts).

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: None
  • Second-rounders: Roberto Duenas (1997-58th), George Banks (1995-46t

Free Agents

  • None

Cash Paid ($3.5 million max): $400,000 to New Orleans Pelicans (Luke Babbitt)

Cash Received ($3.5 million max): $0

Trade Kickers:

  • Tyler Johnson — 15 percent
  • Dion Waiters — 15 percent

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

D-League Affiliate: Sioux Falls Skyforce (Coach Dan Craig)

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(Updated on 4/28/17)

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