Philadelphia 76ers Salary Archive – 2018/19

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Name 2018-19
Joel Embiid $25,467,250
Jimmy Butler $20,445,779
Tobias Harris $14,800,000
J.J. Redick $12,250,000
Boban Marjanovic $7,000,000
Ben Simmons $6,434,520
Johnathon Simmons $6,000,000
Mike Scott $4,320,500
Justin Patton (waived) 2,667,600
Zhaire Smith $2,611,800
Furkan Korkmaz $1,740,000
Jonah Bolden $1,690,000
James Ennis $1,621,415
T.J. McConnell $1,600,520
Malachi Richardson (waived) $1,569,360
Amir Johnson $1,512,601
Corey Brewer (expired 10-day) $85,458
Corey Brewer (expired 10-day) $85,458
Greg Monroe $59,820
Shake Milton (two-way)
Haywood Highsmith (two-way)
Total $111,962,081

Quick: Spent over the cap.

Salary Cap: $101,869,000

Luxury Tax Threshold: $123,733,000

Roster Count: 15 guaranteed, two two-ways

Depth Chart*:
PG: Ben Simmons, T.J. McConnell
SG: J.J. Redick, Jonathan Simmons, Furkan Korkmaz, Shake Milton (two-way),
SF: Jimmy Butler, James Ennis, Haywood Highsmith (two-way), Zhaire Smith (injured)
PF: Tobias Harris, Mike Scott, Jonah Bolden
C: Joel Embiid, Boban Marjanovic, Amir Johnson, Greg Monroe

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


  • Trade Exception (Dario Saric, expiring 11/12/19) — $957,480
  • Trade Exception (Markelle Fultz, expiring 2/7/20) — $2,339,880
  • Room Exception — $4,449,000

Waived Players: Anthony Brown, Norvel Pelle, D.J. Hogg, Matt Farrell, Darin Johnson, Cory Jefferson, Emeka Okafor, Demetrius Jackson (two-way), Malachi Richardson, Justin Patton

Expired 10-Day Contracts: Corey Brewer (two)

Traded Players: Richaun Holmes, Justin Anderson, Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot, Wilson Chandler, Mike Muscala, Landry Shamet, Markelle Fultz

G-League Affiliate: Delaware Blue Coats (Matt Lilly interim general manager, Connor Johnson coach)

Two-Way Contracts: Shake Milton (two-year), Haywood Highsmith (two-year)

Two-Way Daily Rate in NBA/G-League: $4,608/$528

Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Brett Brown

Assistants: Monty Williams, Kevin Young, John Bryant (player development), Alvin Williams (player development), John Townsend (shooting coach), Chris Babcock (assistant director of player development), Jim O’Brien (senior advisor)

Trainers: Kevin N. Johnson, Jesse Wright (strength and conditioning)

Basketball Executives:

  • Elton Brand — general manager
  • Ned Cohen — assistant general manager
  • Alex Rucker — executive vice president of basketball operations
  • Marc Eversley — senior vice president of player personnel
  • Ben Falk — vice president of basketball strategy
  • Vince Rozman — senior director of basketball operations
  • Elton Brand — vice president of basketball operations

Pick Swaps

  • 2019 — Boston Celtics receive higher of the Sacramento Kings and Sixers first-rounders (top pick protected, Markelle Fultz).
  • 2019 — Owed second-rounder from Milwaukee Bucks (or Sacramento Kings, whichever is the higher pick; Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, Jason Kidd, Marquis Teague).
  • 2019 — Owed second-rounder from Chicago Bulls (Jose Calderon, Isaac Bonga).
  • 2019 — Owed second-rounder from the Cleveland Cavaliers (TBD, Markelle Fultz).
  • 2020 — Owed first-rounder (top-20 protected otherwise converts to 2022 and 2023 second-rounders) from Thunder (Jerami Grant, Anzejs Pasecniks, Markelle Fultz).
  • 2020 — Owed second-rounder from Brooklyn Nets (Andrei Kirilenko).
  • 2020 — Owed second-rounder from New York Knicks (Guillermo Hernangomez). Lower of Brooklyn/Nets pick to Orlando Magic (Anzejs Pasecniks).
  • 2020 — Owed second-rounder from Dallas Mavericks (Nerlens Noel).
  • 2020 — Owe a first-rounder (top-14 protected through 2022, otherwise converts to 2023 and 2024 second-rounders) to the Los Angeles Clippers (Tobias Harris).
  • 2021 — Owed second-rounder from New York Knicks (Guillermo Hernangomez).
  • 2021 — Owed second-rounder from Denver Nuggets (Wilson Chandler).
  • 2022 — Owed a second-rounder from the Toronto Raptors (Malachi Richardson).
  • 2021 — The Houston Rockets can second-rounders (James Ennis).
  • 2022 — Philadelphia 76ers can swap second-rounders with the Denver Nuggets, the higher pick going to the Minnesota Timberwolves (Wilson Chandler, Jimmy Butler).

Cash Paid ($5,243,000 max): $110,000 to Denver Nuggets (Wilson Chandler); $110,00 to the Toronto Raptors (Malachi Richardson) — $5,023,000 remaining

Cash Received ($5,243,000 max): $1.5 million from Los Angeles Lakers (Isaac Bonga); $1 million from Phoenix Suns (Richaun Holmes) — $2,743,000 remaining


  • 5/31/18 — Signed Coach Brett Brown to a contract extension.
  • 6/7/18 — Bryan Colangelo resigned as president of basketball operations.
  • 6/12/18 — Picked up team options and guaranteed T.J. McConnell and Richaun Holmes.
  • 6/21/18 — Drafted Mikal Bridges (10th), Landry Shamet (26th), Khyri Thomas (38th), Isaac Bonga (39th), Ray Spalding (56th), Kostas Antetokounmpo (60th)
  • 6/21/18 — Traded the rights to Mikal Bridges (2018-10th) to Phoenix Suns for the rights to Zhaire Smith (2018-16th) and a 2021 first-rounder.
  • 6/21/18 — Traded the rights to Khyri Thomas (2018-38th) to Detroit Pistons for two second-rounders (2021 and 2023).
  • 6/21/18 — Traded the rights to Ray Spalding (2018-56th) and Kostas Antetokounmpo (2018-60th) to Dallas Mavericks for Shake Milton (54th).
  • 7/1/18 — Removed Anzejs Pasecniks (2017-25th) from the Sixers’ 208-19 salary cap, he is ineligible to sign with the team until 8/1/19.
  • 7/2/18 — Signed Zhaire Smith (2018-16th) to a $13,791,056 rookie-scale contract.
  • 7/4/18 — Signed Landry Shamet (2018-26th) to a $11,305,026 rookie-scale contract.
  • 7/6/18 — Renounced the rights to J.J. Redick, Ersan Ilyasova, Marco Belinelli, Amir Johnson and Demetrius Jackson.
  • 7/6/18 — Traded the rights to Isaac Bonga (2018-39th) to Los Angeles Lakers for a 2019 Chicago Bulls second-rounder and $1.5 million.
  • 7/6/18 — Traded $110,000 to Denver Nuggets for Wilson Chandler, a 2021 second-rounder and the right to swap second-rounders in 2022.
  • 7/6/18 — Signed J.J. Redick to a one-year, $12,250,000 contract.
  • 7/16/18 — Re-signed Amir Johnson to a $2,393,887 minimum contract.
  • 7/20/18 — Traded Richaun Holmes to Phoenix Suns for $1 million.
  • 7/25/18 — Traded Justin Anderson to Atlanta Hawks and Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot to Oklahoma City Thunder for Mike Muscala from the Hawks.
  • 7/26/18 — Signed Shake Milton (2018-54th) to a two-year two-way contract.
  • 7/27/18 — Signed Demetrius Jackson to a two-way contract.
  • 7/24/18 — Signed Jonah Bolden (2017-36th) to a partially-guaranteed four-year $7 million contract.
  • 8/3/18 — Signed Norvel Pelle to a non-guaranteed one-year $838,464 minimum summer contract.
  • 8/29/18 — Signed Anthony Brown to a non-guaranteed one-year $1,567,007 minimum summer contract.
  • 9/20/18 — Promoted Elton Brand to general manager.
  • 9/21/18 — Signed Emeka Okafor to a non-guaranteed one-year $2,383,887 minimum summer contract.
  • 10/10/18 — Signed D.J. Hogg to a non-guaranteed one-year $838,464 minimum summer contract.
  • 10/10/18 — Signed Matt Farrell to a non-guaranteed one-year $838,464 minimum summer contract.
  • 10/12/18 — Signed Cory Jefferson to a non-guaranteed one-year $1,512,601 minimum summer contract.
  • 10/12/18 — Signed Darin Johnson to a non-guaranteed one-year $838,464 minimum summer contract.
  • 10/29/18 — Picked up the team options on Ben Simmons, Markelle Fultz and Dario Saric.
  • 10/31/18 — Declined the team option on Furkan Korkmaz.
  • 11/12/18 — Traded Dario Saric, Robert Covington, Jerryd Bayless and a 2022 second-rounder to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton.
  • 1/8/19 — Signed Haywood Highsmith to a two-year two-way contract.
  • 1/10/19 — T.J. McConnell’s $1,600,520 guaranteed for 2018-19.
  • 1/15/19 — Signed Corey Brewer to a $135,248 10-day contract.
  • 1/25/19 — Signed Corey Brewer to a second $135,248 10-day contract.
  • 2/3/19 — Corey Brewer’s 10-day contract expired.
  • 2/6/19 — Traded Wilson Chandler, Mike Muscala, Landry Shamet, a protected 2020 first-rounder, Miami HEAT’s 2021 first-rounder and two second-rounders from the Detroit Pistons (2021 and 2023) to the Los Angeles Clippers for Tobias Harris, Boban Marjanovic and Mike Scott
  • 2/6/19 — Traded cash $110,00 to the Toronto Raptors for Malachi Richardson, the rights to Emir Preldzic (2009-57th) and a 2022 second-rounder.
  • 2/7/19 — Traded Markelle Fultz to the Orlando Magic for Jonathon Simmons, a 2019 second-rounder and a protected Oklahoma City Thunder 2020 first-rounder.
  • 2/7/19 — Traded 2021 second-round swap rights to the Houston Rockets for James Ennis.
  • 4/4/19 — Signed Greg Monroe for the rest of the season at $85,640.

2018-19 Free Agents (with Cap Holds)

  • None

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: Anzejs Pasecniks (2017-25th)
  • Second-rounders: Mathias Lessort (2017-50th), Vasilije Micic (2014-52nd), Emir Preldzic (2009-57th)

Non-Guaranteed Salaries

  • None

Trade Kickers

  • J.J. Redick — 7.5 percent

Note: Players can waive their trade bonuses.

No-Trade: None

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(Updated on 4/18/19)

Alan is an expert gambling writer who works as one of the chief editors for Basketball Insiders. He has been covering online gambling and sports betting for over 8 years, having written for the likes of Sportlens,, The Sports Daily, 90min, and His particular specialisms include US online casinos and gambling regulations, and soccer and basketball betting. Based in London, Alan holds an MA in English Literature and is a passionate supporter of Chelsea FC.