New Orleans Pelicans Salary Archive – 2012/13

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Name 2012-13
Rashard Lewis – X $13,765,000
Eric Gordon $13,668,750
Ryan Anderson $8,700,000
Anthony Davis $5,144,280
Robin Lopez $4,899,293
Matt Carroll – X $3,300,000
Al-Farouq Aminu $2,947,800
Jason Smith $2,500,000
Xavier Henry $2,323,200
Austin Rivers $2,238,360
Greivis Vasquez $1,191,240
Roger Mason Jr. $854,389
Lance Thomas $762,195
Brian Roberts $473,604
Darius Miller $473,604
Louis Amundson $185,955
Dominic McGuire – X $128,464
Terrel Harris $94,154
Terrel Harris – XX $89,670
Donald Sloan – X $44,835
Total $63,784,793


Quick: Over the cap. Under the tax. 6th Pick in the 2013 NBA Draft. Maximum space without trades in July ($60 million cap) = ~$20,457,988.

Exceptions: Room Exception $2.575 million

Acquisitions: Signed draft picks Anthony Davis and Austin Rivers. Re-signed Eric Gordon to a four-year, $58.4 million contract (last year player option) by matching the Phoenix Suns offer sheet. Sign and trade for Ryan Anderson at $34 million over four years. Traded for Brad Miller, whose $5.1 million contract is only $848k guaranteed. Flipped Miller to the Phoenix Suns with Jerome Dyson for Robin Lopez on a three-year deal ($15.4 million, last two years partial/non-guaranteed), Hakim Warrick, a 2014 second-rounder and cash. Acquired the draft rights to Edin Bavcic. Signed Roger Mason Jr. to a one-year minimum contract. Signed Brian Roberts to a partial/non-guaranteed two-year deal. Signed Darius Miller (46th pick) to a two-year deal (first guaranteed). Traded Hakim Warrick for Matt Carroll. Signed Dominique McGuire to a one-year, partial/non-guaranteed contract at the minimum. Signed Donald Sloan to a 10-day contract. Signed Lou Amundson for the season. Signed Terrel Harris to a pair of 10-day contracts and then a two-year deal (second year partial/non-guaranteed).

Waived Players: Dominique Morrison, Solomon Alabi, Chris Wright, Rashard Lewis, Matt Carroll, Dominic McGuire, Donald Sloan

Roster Space: 15 guaranteed

Depth Chart*: PG: Greivis Vasquez, Austin Rivers, Brian Roberts SG: Eric Gordon, Roger Mason, Terrel Harris, Xavier Henry SF: Al Farouq-Aminu, Darius Miller, Lance Thomas PF: Anthony Davis, Ryan Anderson, Lou Amundson C: Robin Lopez, Jason Smith
*Note: Teams often adjust their depth chart throughout the season, sometimes game by game.

Free Agents: The Pelicans renounced all of their free agents to get fully under the cap.

Head Coach: Monty Williams

Unsigned Second-Round Picks: Edin Bavcic.

Amnesty: Left unused. No eligible players.

Pick Swaps:
2013 – Owe second-rounder to Philadelphia 76ers (Marreese Speights, three-way with Memphis Grizzlies).
2014 – Owe second-rounder to Minnesota Timberwolves (Antonio Daniels).
2015 – Owe second-rounder to Washington Wizards (Chris Paul, Nick Young).
2016 – Owed second-rounder (top-55 protected) from Los Angeles Clippers (Rasual Butler).
2016 – Owed second-rounder (top-55 protected) from Sacramento Kings (Hilton Armstrong).
2016 – Owed second-rounder from Minnesota Timberwolves (Brad Miller)
2017 – Owe second-rounder (top-55 protected) to Minnesota Timberwolves (Brad Miller).

Cash Paid ($3.1 million max): $0

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