Cleveland Cavaliers 2021 - Player Salaries

Cleveland Cavaliers have a total of 14 players in their home squad and 1 traded & released Players. Their highest paid player is Kevin Love earning $31,258,256 per year.

Cleveland Cavaliers play in the National Basketball Association, the mens professional basketball league in the USA.

The teams total salary cap is:
  • $133,440,010 per year
  • $2,566,154 per week

Active Squad:

Player (14)Sign MethodCapAgePositionBase SalaryCap UseCash Guarantee
Kevin Love$31,258,256Bird33PF($31,258,256)$31,258,25623.42$28,942,830
Jarrett Allen$20,000,000Bird23C($20,000,000)$20,000,00014.99$80,000,000
Ricky Rubio$17,800,000Cap Space30PG($17,800,000)$17,800,00013.34-
Jr.Larry Nance Jr.$10,690,909Bird28PF($10,690,909)$10,690,9098.01$9,672,727
Cedi Osman$8,133,334Bird26SF($8,133,334)$8,133,3346.10$7,426,088
Evan Mobley$8,075,160Rookie20C($8,075,160)$8,075,1606.05$8,478,720
Darius Garland$7,040,880Rookie21PG($7,040,880)$7,040,8805.28-
Isaac Okoro$6,720,720Rookie20SG($6,720,720)$6,720,7205.04-
Collin Sexton$6,349,671Rookie22PG($6,349,671)$6,349,6714.76-
Dylan Windler$2,239,200Rookie25SG($2,239,200)$2,239,2001.68-
Damyean Dotson$2,000,000NT-MLE27SG-$2,000,0001.50-
Dean Wade$1,782,621NT-MLE24PF-$1,782,6211.34-
Mfiondu Kabengele$1,701,593NT-MLE24PF-$1,701,5931.28-
Lamar Stevens$1,517,981NT-MLE24PF-$1,517,9811.14-

Free Agents and Pending Draft Picks

Player (4)Base SalaryAgePositionSign MethodTrade BonusIncentiveCap Use
Isaiah Hartenstein23CRestricted Non-Bird-$2,025,705
Matthew Dellavedova31PGBird-$1,669,178
Brodric Thomas0GTwo-Way$1,489,068$1,489,068
Jeremiah Martin25GNon-Bird-$1,489,068

Traded & Released Players

NameBase SalaryAgePositionSign MethodSigning BonusTrade BonusDead MoneyCapCap %
J.R. Smith$1,456,66636SG---$1,456,6661.09

Signing Grants & Exceptions

TypeAmount (Remaining)Reason/NotesExpire Date
-Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception$9,536,000($9,536,000)
-Annual Exception$3,732,000($3,732,000)
Exception$1,717,981($1,717,981)Kevin Porter Jr trade with HOU11/29/2021
Exception$4,200,000($4,200,000)JaVale McGee trade with DEN02/11/2022

Luxury Tax Breakdown

TypeTotals
2021 NBA Tax Threshold$136,606,000
Taxable Salaries$126,766,991
Luxury Tax Space$9,839,009

Totals:

Cap TypeTotal
Roster Cap$125,310,325
Money$1,456,666
Holds$6,673,019
Salaries$133,440,010
2021 NBA Cap Max$112,414,000
Cap Max Space$-21,026,010

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