Minnesota Timberwolves Salary Archive – 2012/13

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Player Salary
Kevin Love $13,668,750
Andrei Kirilenko $9,779,349
Brandon Roy – X $5,100,000
Nikola Pekovic $4,837,200
Derrick Williams $4,809,840
Jose Juan Barea $4,493,500
Luke Ridnour $4,000,000
Ricky Rubio $3,741,120
Alexy Shved $3,017,943
Greg Stiemsma $2,575,000
Dante Cunningham $2,090,000
Chase Budinger $885,120
Louis Amundson – X $854,389
Malcolm Lee $762,195
Martell Webster – X $600,000
Chris Johnson $346,781
Mickael Gelabale $346,781
Josh Howard – X $274,775
Chris Johnson – X $100,516
Mickael Gelabale – X $100,516
Will Conroy – X $100,000
Lazar Hayward – X $50,258
Lazar Hayward – XX $45,232
Total $62,579,265


Quick: Over the cap. Under the tax. 9th, 26th, 52nd and 59th picks in the 2013 NBA Draft. Maximum space without trades in July ($60 million cap) = $18,329,262 (assuming Andrei Kirilenko opts out).

Exceptions: None

Acquisitions: Brandon Roy signed to a two-year, $10.4 million contract (second year partial/non-guaranteed). Andrei Kirilenko signed to a two-year $20.9 million contract. Signed Alex Shved to a three-year, $9.4 million deal. Traded for Chase Budinger and Dante Cunningham. Signed Greg Stiemsma to a two-year, $5.3 million contract via the Room Exception. Inked Josh Howard to a $1.1 million partial/non-guaranteed contract. Picked up the third-year options on Derrick Williams and Ricky Rubio. Signed and waived and then signed Lazar Hayward (10-day contract). Signed Mickael Gelabale to two 10-day contracts and then for the rest of the season. Signed Chris Johnson to two 10-day contracts and then for the rest of the season.

Waived Players: Martell Webster, Will Conroy, Phil Jones, Seth Tarver, Mike Harris, Chris Johnson, Jermaine Taylor, Josh Howard, Lazar Hayward (twice), Louis Amundson, Brandon Roy

Roster Count: 15 guaranteed (Roy cut after the season)

Depth Chart*: PG: Luke Ridnour, Ricky Rubio SG: Alexey Shved, J.J Barea, Malcolm Lee SF: Andrei Kirilenko, Chase Budinger, Dante Cunningham, Mickael Gelabale PF: Kevin Love, Derrick Williams, Chris Johnson C: Nikola Pekovic, Greg Stiemsma
*Note: Teams often adjust their depth chart throughout the season, sometimes game by game.

Free Agents: The Wolves renounced any free agents to get fully under the cap.

Head Coach: Rick Adelman

Unsigned Second-Round Picks: Nemanja Bjelica, Lior Eliyahu, Robbie Hummel, Loukas Mavrokefalidis, Tanguy Ngombo, Henk Norel, Paulao Prestes

Amnesty: Used on Darko Milicic – 2012-13, $5.228 mil; 2013-14, $1.755 mil

Pick Swaps:
2013 – Owe first-rounder (top-13 protected through 2014, top-12 protected 2015 and 2016) to Phoenix Suns (Wesley Johnson).
2013 – Owe second-rounder to Portland Trail Blazers (Ramon Sessions, Harangody, Pavlovic).
2013 – Owed first-rounder (top-14 protected through 2016, after which converts to a 2016 second-rounder) from Memphis Grizzlies (Shane Battier, Jonny Flynn). The obligation to the Suns will be the lower of the Minnesota and Memphis picks.
2013 – Owed second-rounder from Brooklyn Nets (Wesley Johnson, Brad Miller, Bojan Bogdanovic).
2013 – Owed second-rounder (top-42 protected) from Oklahoma City Thunder (Lazar Hayward).
2014 – Owe second-rounder to Miami HEAT (Michael Beasley).
2014 – Owed second-rounder from New Orleans Hornets (Antonio Daniels).
2014 – Owed second-rounder from Los Angeles Lakers (Steve Nash, Wesley Johnson).
2015 – Owe second-rounder to Portland Trail Blazers (Tanguy Ngombo), the lowest available pick the Wolves have that year.
2015 – Owed second-rounder from Denver Nuggets (Corey Brewer).
2016 – Owe second-rounder (top-55 protected) to New Orleans Hornets (Brad Miller).
2017 – Owed second-rounder (top-55 protected) from New Orleans Hornets (Brad Miller).

Cash Paid ($3.1 million max): $0

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