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Oklahoma City Thunder Team Salary

Quick: Over the cap and repeater tax eligible.

Salary Cap: $109,140,000

Luxury Tax Threshold: $132,627,000

Roster Count: 12 guaranteed, two non-guaranteed, one two-way

Depth Chart*:
PG: Russell Westbrook, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Dennis Schröder, Deonte Burton
SG: Terrence Ferguson, Andre Roberson
SF: Danilo Gallinari, Abdel Nader, Hamidou Diallo
PF: Patrick Patterson, Donte Grantham (two-way), Darius Bazley (unsigned)
C: Steven Adams, Nerlens Noel, Mike Muscala

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

Exceptions

  • Trade Exception (Carmelo Anthony, expiring 7/25/19) — $10,833,189
  • Trade Exception (Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot, expiring 2/1/20) — $1,544,951
  • Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception — $5,718,000
  • TBD — Jerami Grant

2018-19 Free Agents (with Cap Holds)

  • Full Bird: Nick Collison* ($1,620,564)
  • Early Bird: Raymond Felton ($1,620,564)
  • Non-Bird: Norris Cole* ($1,620,564), Jawun Evans (two-way)

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

Non-Guaranteed Salaries

  • Abdel Nader $1,618,520
  • Deonte Burton $1,416,852 ($1 million guaranteed)

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: None
  • Second-rounders: Devon Hall (2018-53rd), Kevin Hervey (2018-57th), DeVon Hardin (2008-50th), Yotam Halperin (2006-53rd), Sofoklis Schortsanitis (2003-34th), Szymon Szewczyk (2003-35th), Paccelis Morlende (2003-50th), Abdul Shamsid-Deen (1990-53rd)

Waived Players: None

Traded Players: Paul George (trade pending), Jerami Grant (trade pending)

G-League Affiliate: Oklahoma City Blue (Mark Daigneault coach)

Two-Way Contracts: Donte Grantham

Two-Way Daily Rate in NBA/G-League: TBD

Head Coach: Billy Donovan

Assistants: Adrian Griffin, Maurice Cheeks, Anthony Grant, Mark Bryant, Darko Rajakovic, Vin Bhavnani, Royal Ivey, Bob Beyer

Trainer: Joe Sharpe, Dwight Daub (strength and conditioning)

Basketball Executives

  • Sam Presti — executive vice president of basketball operations and general manager
  • Troy Weaver — vice president of basketball operations and assistant general manager
  • Rob Hennigan — vice president of insight and foresight
  • Will Dawkins — vice president of identification and intelligence
  • Maurizio Gherarini — senior advisor/international affairs

Pick Swaps

  • 2020 — Owed first-rounder from the Denver Nuggets (Jerami Grant).
  • 2020 — Owed second-rounder from the Chicago Bulls (Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot).
  • 2020 — Owe first-rounder (top-20 protected and two years following conveyance of pick to the Minnesota Timberwolves, otherwise converts to 2022 and 2023 second-rounders) to the Philadelphia 76ers (Jerami Grant, Anzejs Pasecniks, Markelle Fultz).
  • 2021 — Owed a first-rounder from the Miami HEAT (Goran Dragic, Mikal Bridges, Tobias Harris, Paul George, pending).
  • 2022 — Owe a first-rounder from the Los Angeles Clippers (Paul George, pending).
  • 2022 — Owe first-rounder (lottery protected otherwise converts to 2024 and 2025 second-rounders) to the Atlanta Hawks (Carmelo Anthony).
  • 2023 — Owed first-rounder from the Miami HEAT (Jimmy Butler, Paul George, pending).
  • 2025 — Can swap first-rounders with the Los Angeles Clippers (Paul George, pending).
  • 2024 — Owed a second-rounder from the Memphis Grizzlies (Brandon Clarke).
  • 2024 — Owed a first-rounder from the Los Angeles Clippers (Paul George, pending).
  • 2025 — Can swap first-rounders with the Los Angeles Clippers (Paul George, pending).
  • 2026 — Owed a first-rounder from the Los Angeles Clippers (Paul George, pending).
  • TBD — Picks still need auditing.

Cash Paid ($5,617,000 max): $0

Cash Received ($5,617,000 max): $0

Deadlines

  • 7/15/19 — Abdel Nader’s $1,618,520 guarantees for 2019-20.
  • 7/25/19 — Carmelo Anthony trade exception expires.
  • 8/1/19 — Deonte Burton’s $1,416,852 guarantees for 2019-20.
  • 8/15/19 — Kyle Singler’s $5.3 million guarantees for 2019-20
  • 10/31/19 — Team option on Terrence Ferguson and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander.
  • 12/15/19 — No-trade restriction lifts on Mike Muscala.
  • 2/1/20 — Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot trade exception expires.
  • 6/29/20 — Team options on Abdel Nader, Deonte Burton and Hamidou Diallo.
  • 6/29/20 — On team option, Deonte Burton’s 2020-21 salary guarantees at $1,174,336.
  • 6/29/20 — Qualifying offer deadline for Hamidou Diallo and Deonte Burton.
  • 7/15/20 — Abdel Nader’s $1,752,950 guarantees for 2020-21.
  • 8/1/20 — Deonte Burton’s $1,663,861 guarantees for 2020-21.
  • Before first day of 2020 season — Extension deadline on Terrence Ferguson.
  • 10/31/20 — Team option on Shai Gilgeous-Alexander.
  • 6/29/21 — Qualifying offer deadlines on Terrence Ferguson and Deonte Burton.
  • Before first day of 2021 season — Extension deadline on Shai Gilgeous-Alexander.
  • 6/29/22 — Qualifying offer deadline for Shai Gilgeous-Alexander.

Teams and players can renegotiate guarantee dates.  The NBA’s general cut-down date is approximately January 10.

Transactions

  • 5/11/19 — Patrick Patterson opted into his $5,711,200 salary.
  • 6/20/19 — Drafted Brandon Clarke (21st).
  • TBD — Traded the rights to Brandon Clarke (21st) to the Memphis Grizzlies for the rights to Darius Bazley (23rd) and a 2024 second-rounder.
  • TBD — Agreed to trade Paul George to the Los Angeles Clippers for Danilo Gallinari, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and draft considerations.
  • TBD — Agreed to re-sign Nerlens Noel to a one-year $2,028,594 minimum contract.
  • TBD — Agreed to sign Mike Muscala to a one-year veteran minimum contract.
  • TBD — Agreed to trade Jerami Grant to the Denver Nuggets for a 2020 first-rounder.

Trade Kickers

  • Russell Westbrook — 15 percent
  • Steven Adams — 7.5 percent

Note: Players can waive their trade bonuses.

No-Trade: None

Expired 10-Day Contracts: None

Arena: Chesapeake Energy Arena

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Cap Holds

For notes on some of the rules and an explanation of cap holds, please refer to the following Salary Notes.

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

(Updated on 7/8/19)

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