New York Knicks Salary Archive – 2013/14

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Name 2013-14
Amar’e Stoudemire $21,679,893
Carmelo Anthony $21,388,953
Tyson Chandler $14,100,537
Andrea Bargnani $11,862,500
J.R. Smith $5,565,000
Raymond Felton $3,637,073
Iman Shumpert $1,703,760
Pablo Prigioni $1,591,350
Metta World Peace (waived) $1,284,834
Tim Hardaway Jr. $1,196,760
Kenyon Martin $884,293
Cole Aldrich $884,293
Jeremy Tyler $556,584
Toure’ Murry $490,180
Chris Smith (waived) $490,180
C.J. Leslie (waived) $200,000
Shannon Brown $195,417
Jeremy Tyler (waived) $100,000
Shannon Brown (waived) $52,017
Earl Clark (waived) $52,017
Shannon Brown (waived) $52,017
Earl Clark (waived) $52,017
Lamar Odom $8,232
Total $88,027,907

Quick: Tax team (~$35.4 million)

2014 NBA Draft: None.  12th to Orlando (via Denver) & 42nd (to Houston)

2014/15 Projected Space ($63.2 million cap estimate): Up to $29.7 million, but only if a number of players unlikely to opt out, chose to do so.


  • None

Roster Count: 15 guaranteed

Depth Chart*:
PG: Raymond Felton, Pablo Prigioni
SG:  J.R. Smith, Tim Hardaway Jr., Toure Murry, Shannon Brown
SF: Carmelo Anthony, Iman Shumpert
PF:  Andrea Bargnani, Amar’e Stoudemire,  Kenyon Martin, Lamar Odom
C: Tyson Chandler, Jeremy Tyler, Cole Aldrich

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

Head Coach: Open

Basketball Executives:

  • Phil Jackson- President
  • Steve Mills — Executive Vice President and General Manager
  • Allan Houston — Assistant General Manager
  • Jamie Matthews — Vice President, Basketball Operations
  • Mark Warkentien — Director, Player Personnel
  • Glen Grunwald — Basketball Advisor
  • John Gabriel — Director, Basketball Operations

Pick Swaps:

  • 2015 — Owe second-rounder to Houston Rockets (Marcus Camby).
  • 2016 — Denver Nuggets have right to swap first-rounders (Carmelo Anthony).
  • 2016 — Owe first-rounder (after possible Denver swap) to Toronto Raptors (Andrea Bargnani).
  • 2016 — Owe second-rounder (31 to 37 range) to Portland Trail Blazers (Raymond Felton).
  • 2017 — Owe second-rounder to Toronto Raptors (Andrea Bargnani).


  • 6/27/13 — Selected Tim Hardaway Jr. (24th) in the 2013 NBA Draft.
  • 7/8/13 — Signed Tim Hardaway Jr. on an estimated $6 million rookie-scale contract.
  • 7/8/13 — Signed C.J. Leslie to a two-year, $1.3 million minimum contract (non/partial-guaranteed)
  • 7/10/13 — Traded Marcus Camby, Steven Novak and Quentin Richardson (S&T), along with a 2016 first-round pick and second-round picks in 2014 and 2017, to the Toronto Raptors for Andrea Bargnani.
  • 7/10/13 — Signed Pablo Prigioni to a three-year, $5 million contract (third year non/partial-guaranteed).
  • 7/11/13 — Signed J.R. Smith to a three-year, $18 million contract.
  • 7/13/13 — Did not match the Indiana Pacer’s offer sheet to Chris Copeland.
  • 7/16/13 — Signed Metta World Peace to a two-year, $3.3 million contract (second season player option).
  • 7/24/13 — Signed Kenyon Martin to a one-year, minimum $1.4 million contract.
  • 8/6/13 — Signed Jeremy Tyler to a two-year, non/partially-guaranteed $1.8 million minimum contract.
  • 8/8/13 — Signed Beno Udrih to a one-year, $1.3 million minimum contract.
  • 9/10/13 — Signed Toure Murry to a one-year, non-guaranteed $490k minimum contract.
  • 9/10/13 — Signed Chris Smith to a two-year, non/partially-guaranteed $1.3 million minimum contract.
  • 9/23/13 — Signed Cole Aldrich to a one-year, non-guaranteed $916k minimum contract.
  • 9/26/13 — Signed Ike Diogu to a one-year, non-guaranteed $1.2 million minimum contract.
  • 9/30/13 — Signed Justin Brownlee to a one-year, non-guaranteed $490k minimum contract.
  • 9/30/13 — Signed Josh Powell to a one-year, non-guaranteed $1.2 million contract.
  • 10/2/13 — Signed Chris Douglas-Roberts to a one-year, non-guaranteed $948k minimum contract.
  • 10/28/13 — Picked up the fourth-year option on Iman Shumpert.
  • 12/31/13 — Signed Jeremy Tyler to a two-year, non-guaranteed $1.5 million minimum contract.
  • 2/27/14 — Signed Earl Clark to a 10-day contract.
  • 2/27/14 — Signed Shannon Brown to a 10-day contract.
  • 3/10/14 — Signed Earl Clark to second 10-day contract.
  • 3/10/14 — Signed Shannon Brown to a second 10-day contract.
  • 3/20/14 – Signed Shannon Brown to a two-year, partially guaranteed $1.5 million minimum contract.
  • 4/16/14 — Signed Lamar Odom to a two-year, partially guaranteed minimum contract.

Waived Players: Justin Brownlee, C.J. Leslie, Ike Diogu, Josh Powell, Jeremy Tyler, Chris Douglas-Roberts, Chris Smith, Metta World Peace, Beno Udrih, Earl Clark

Free Agents

  • Non-Bird:  Earl Barron, Baron Davis*, Mike Bibby*

* Cannot be used in a sign and trade because they were not active players in the NBA last season.

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: None
  • Second-rounders: Ahmad Nivins (2009-56th)

Amnesty: Used on Chauncey Billups.

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.

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(Updated on 6/28/14)

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