Quick: Over the cap. Hard capped by the DeMarre Carroll sign and trade.
Salary Cap: $109,140,000
Luxury Tax Threshold: $132,627,000
Hard Cap: $138,928,000
Projection for 2020-21 ($109.14 million cap): Over the cap.
Roster Count: Nine guaranteed, three non/partially-guaranteed
PG: Dejounte Murray, Patty Mills
SG: Derrick White, Keldon Johnson
SF: Rudy Gay, Lonnie Walker
PF: DeMar DeRozan, Trey Lyles, Chimezie Metu, Luka Samanic
C: LaMarcus Aldridge, Tyler Zeller
Note: Teams often adjust their depth chart throughout the season, sometimes game by game.
- Mid-Level Exception — $9,258,000
- Bi-Annual Exception — $3,623,000
2020 NBA Draft: 11th ($4,033,440 cap hold), 41st
Unsigned Draft Picks:
- First-rounders: Nikola Milutinov (2015-26th)
- Second-rounders: Cady Lalanne (2015-55th), Adam Hanga (2011-59th), Giorgos Printezis (2007-58th), Erazem Lorbek (2005-46th), Viktor Sanikidze (2004-42nd), Sergei Karaulov (2004-58th), Robertas Javtokas (2001-55th)
Non-Guaranteed Salaries — Next Cut-Down Date*
- Trey Lyles $5.5 million ($1 million guaranteed) — 11/20/20
- Tyler Zeller $2,436,046 — 2/24/21
- Chimezie Metu $1,663,861 — $5000,000 guaranteed on 11/29/20
* Players and teams can agree to push back cut-down dates.
Free Agents (with Cap Holds)
- Full Bird: Jakob Poeltl (RFA**, $11,264,658), Bryn Forbes ($5,462,500)
- Early Bird: Marco Belinelli ($7,600,000), Drew Eubanks (RFA**, $898,310)
- Non-Bird: Donatas Motiejunas*** ($1,620,5646), Dante Cunningham*** ($2,984,400), Quincy Pondexter*** ($1,620,564), Joffrey Lauvergne*** ($1,620,564), David Lee*** ($1,620,564), Matt Costello*** ($1,445,697), Darrun Hilliard*** ($1,445,697), Ben Moore*** ($1,445,697), Quinndary Weatherspoon (RFA**, $1,445,697)
** Restricted, pending qualifying offer.
*** Cannot be included in a sign-and-trade
- Jakob Poeltl $5,087,871
- Drew Eubanks — $1,620,564 ($81,955 guaranteed)
Rookie-Scale Extension Eligible
- Derrick White
- Lonnie Walker
- Luka Samanic
- Keldon Johnson
- Dejounte Murray $13,264,347
Note: Expires 11/22/20.
Waived Players: None
Traded Players: None
- LaMarcus Aldridge — 15 percent
Note: Players can waive their trade bonuses.
G-League Affiliate: Austin Spurs (general manager Landry Fields, coach Blake Ahearn)
Two-Way Contracts: None
Head Coach: Gregg Popovich
Assistants: Chip Engelland, Becky Hammon, Will Hardy, Mitch Johnson, Darius Songalia
Trainer: Will Sevening (head athletic trainer), Phil Coles (director of medical services), Paul West (assistant athletic trainer and recovery coordinator), Anthony Falsone (athletic performance coordinator)
- R.C. Buford — president of sports franchises and general manager
- Gregg Popovich — head coach and president of Spurs basketball
- Brian Wright — general manager
- Brent Barry — vice president of basketball operations
- Phil Cullen — director of basketball operations and innovation
- Adam Glessner — senior director of basketball intelligence
- Brandon James — vice president of basketball administration and deputy general counsel
- Dave Telep — director of player personnel
- Niraj Mulji — director of basketball strategy
- Nick Repole — director of research and development
- 2022 — Owe second-rounder to the Cleveland Cavaliers (Boris Diaw, Jordan Clarkson).
Cash Paid ($5,617,000 max): $0
Cash Received ($5,617,000 max): $0
- 11/18/20 — NBA Draft.
- 11/19/20 — Qualifying offer deadlines on Jakob Poeltl and Drew Eubanks.
- 11/20/20 — Trey Lyles’ $5.5 million guarantees for 2020-21.
- 11/20/20 — Free agent negotiations begin at 6:00 p.m. ET.
- 11/21/20 — NBA moratorium.
- 11/22/20 — Free agent signings begin at 12:01 p.m. ET.
- 11/27/20 — Deadline to withdraw qualifying offers to Jakob Poeltl and Drew Eubanks.
- 11/29/20 — Chimezie Metu’s salary guarantees at $500,000.
- 12/1/20 — First day of training camp.
- 12/9/20 — Deadline to stretch a player on the 2020-21 books.
- 12/21/20 — Extension deadlines on Derrick White and Jakob Poeltl.
- 12/22/20 — First day of the 2021-22 season.
- 12/20/20 — Team option on Lonnie Walker, Luka Samanic and Keldon Johnson
- 2/23/21 — Ten-day contracts can be signed.
- 2/24/21 — Tyler Zeller’s $2,436,046 guarantees for 2020-21.
- 2/24/21 — Chimezie Metu’s $1,663,861 guarantees for 2020-21.
- 7/31/21 — Qualifying offer deadlines on Derrick White and Chimezie Metu.
- Note: 2021-22 timing will still need revision with 2020-21 running late.
- 8/1/21 — Final Day of 2020-21 season.
- 8/2/21 — Start of 2021-22 season and moratorium.
- First day of 2021-22 season — Extension deadline on Lonnie Walker.
- 10/31/21 — Team options on Luka Samanic and Keldon Johnson.
- 6/29/22 — Qualifying offer deadline on Lonnie Walker.
- Before first day of the 2022-23 season — Extension deadlines for Luka Samanic and Keldon Johnson.
- 6/29/23 — Qualifying offer deadlines for Luka Samanic and Keldon Johnson.
Teams and players can renegotiate guarantee dates. The NBA’s general cut-down date is approximately January 10.
- 11/16/20 — DeMar DeRozan opted into the final year of his contract.
Expired 10-Day Contracts: None
Arena: AT&T Center
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(Updated on 11/18/20)