Salary Cap Snapshot: Milwaukee Bucks

With the free agent signing period winding down and teams looking ahead to the preseason, we at Hoops Rumors will be tracking the Salary Cap figures for each team around the league.  These posts will be maintained throughout the season once financial data is reported. They will be located on the sidebar throughout the year, once all the teams’ cap figures have been relayed. The next franchise we’ll be looking at are the Milwaukee Bucks, who currently are over the league’s salary cap of $94,143,000 for the 2016/17 season. You can always check for up-to-date rosters for each franchise, with the Bucks’ team page accessible here.

Here’s a breakdown of where the Bucks currently stand financially:

Guaranteed Salary

Total Guaranteed Salary= $99,308,871

Non-Guaranteed Salary

  • Xavier Henry — $980,431 (Actual salary — $1,139,123) [Salary fully guaranteed on 1/10/17]
  • Orlando Johnson — $980,431 [Salary fully guaranteed on 1/10/17]
  • J.J. O’Brien — $874,636 [Salary fully guaranteed on 1/10/17]

Total Non-Guaranteed Salary= $2,835,498

Eligible for Rookie Scale Extensions: None

Cash Sent Out Via Trade:  $0 [Amount Remaining $3.5MM]

Cash Received Via Trade: $200,000  [Amount Remaining $3.3MM]

Payroll Exceptions Available

  • Room Exception — $2,898,000

Total Projected Payroll: $102,144,369

Salary Cap: $94,143,000

Estimated Available Cap Space: $8,001,369

Luxury Tax Threshold: $113,287,000

Amount Below Luxury Tax: $11,142,631

Last Updated: 9/22/16

The Basketball Insiders salary pages were used in the creation of this post.

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