Washington Wizards Salary Archive – 2016/17

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Name 2016-17
Bradley Beal $22,116,750
John Wall $16,957,900
Ian Mahinmi $15,944,154
Marcin Gortat $12,000,000
Markieff Morris $7,400,000
Otto Porter $5,893,981
Jason Smith $5,000,000
Bojan Bogdanovic $3,730,653
Trey Burke $3,386,598
Tomas Satoransky $2,870,813
Kelly Oubre $2,006,640
Brandon Jennings $1,200,000
Chris McCullough $1,191,480
Martell Webster (waived) $833,334
Daniel Ochefu $543,471
Danuel House (waived) $543,471
Sheldon McClellan $543,471
Jarell Eddie (waived) $175,000
Total $102,337,716

Quick: Spent over the cap

NBA Salary Cap: $94,143,000

Luxury Tax Threshold: $113,287,000

Exceptions

  • Trade Exception (Andrew Nicholson, expiring 2/22/18) — $2,515,973
  • Room Exception: $1,698,000 (Brandon Jennings)

Roster Count: 15 guaranteed

Depth Chart
PG: John Wall, Brandon Jennings, Trey Burke
SG: Bradley Beal, Tomas Satoransky, Sheldon McClellan
SF: Otto Porter, Kelly Oubre
PF: Markieff Morris, Bojan Bogdanovic, Chris McCullough
C: Marcin Gortat, Ian Mahinmi, Jason Smith, Daniel Ochefu

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

Acquisitions

  • 4/14/16 — Fired Coach Randy Wittman.
  • 4/21/16 — Hired Coach Scott Brooks to an estimated five-year, $35 million contract.
  • 6/23/16 — Issued qualifying offer Bradley Beal.
  • 7/7/16 — Traded a 2021 second-rounder to Utah Jazz for Trey Burke.
  • 7/7/16 — Renounced the rights to Alan Anderson, Nene, Al Harrington, Marcus Thornton, J.J. Hickson, Ramon Sessions, Jared Dudley, Garrett Temple and Will Bynum.
  • 7/7/16 — Signed Daniel Ochefu to a three-year, partially-guaranteed ($50,000) $2.5 million contract.
  • 7/7/16 — Signed Ian Mahinmi to a four-year, $62 million contract.
  • 7/7/16 — Signed Andrew Nicholson to a four-year, $26 million contract, player option on final season.
  • 7/7/16 — Signed Jason Smith to a three-year, $15.7 million contract, player option in final season.
  • 7/21/16 — Signed Tomas Satoransky (2012-32nd) to a three-year, $9.0 million contract.
  • 7/22/16 — Signed Marcus Thornton to a one-year, $1.3 million contract.
  • 7/25/16 — Signed Sheldon McClellan to a two-year, partially-guaranteed $1.4 million contract.
  • 7/26/16 — Signed Danuel House to a two-year, partially-guaranteed $1.4 million contract.
  • 7/26/16 — Signed Bradley Beal to a five-year, $127.2 million contract.
  • 9/20/16 — Signed Casper Ware to a one-year, non-guaranteed $874,636 summer contract.
  • 9/20/16 — Signed Johnny O’Bryant to a one-year, non-guaranteed $980,431 summer contract.
  • 10/21/16 — Picked up third-year option on Kelly Oubre.
  • 1/10/17 — Sheldon McClellan, Danuel House and Daniel Ochefu’s $543,471 guaranteed for 2016-17.
  • 2/22/17 — Traded Andrew Nicholson, Marcus Thornton and a protected 2017 first-rounder for Bojan Bogdanovic and Chris McCullough.
  • 3/1/17 — Signed Brandon Jennings for the rest of the season at $1.2 million.

Waived Players: Drew Gooden, Jarell Eddie, Casper Ware, Johnny O’Bryant, Danuel House

Traded Players: Andrew Nicholson, Marcus Thornton

Expired 10-Day Contracts: None

Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Scott Brooks (five-year, $35 million deal starting for 2016-17 season)

Assistants: Tony Brown, Sidney Lowe, Chad Iske, Mike Terpstra, Maz Trakh, David Adkins

Trainer: Eric Waters

Basketball Executives

  • Ernie Grunfeld — President of Basketball Operations
  • Tommy Sheppard — Vice President of Basketball Administration

Pick Swaps

  • 2017 — Owe first-rounder (top-14 protected) to Brooklyn Nets (Bojan Bogdanovic).
  • 2019 — Owe second-rounder to Atlanta Hawks (Kelly Oubre).
  • 2020 — Owe second-rounder (top-55 protected) to Milwaukee Bucks (Jared Dudley).
  • 2021 — Owed second-rounder from Utah Jazz (Trey Burke).

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: None
  • Second-rounders: Aaron White (2015-49th)

Free Agents

  • None

Cash Paid ($3.5 million max): $0

Cash Received ($3.5 million max): $0

Trade Kickers:

  • None

Note: Players can waive their trade bonuses, under certain circumstances.

D-League Affiliate: None

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(Updated on 5/2/17)

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