2015/16 Salary Cap: Minnesota Timberwolves

The NBA’s salary cap for 2015/16 has been set at $70MM, which is an 11% increase from this past season, and the luxury tax line will be $84.74MM. The last cap projection from the league had been $67.1MM, and the projection for the tax line had been $81.6MM.

With the October 26th cutoff date to set regular season rosters now past, we at Hoops Rumors are in the process of running down the current salary cap commitments for each NBA franchise for the 2015/16 campaign. Here’s the cap breakdown for the Minnesota Timberwolves, whose regular season roster can be viewed here:

  • 2015/16 Salary Cap= $70,000,000
  • 2015/16 Luxury Tax Line= $84,740,000
  • Fully Guaranteed Salary Commitments= $71,391,973*
  • Partially Guaranteed Salary Commitments= $75,000
  • Non-Guaranteed Salary Commitments= $0
  • Total Salary Cap Commitments= $71,466,973
  • Remaining Cap Room= -$1,466,973
  • Amount Below Luxury Tax Line= $12,169,205

*This amount includes the $3,650,000 owed to Anthony Bennett, who agreed to a buyout with the team.

Cap Exceptions Available:

  • Non-Taxpayer’s Mid-Level Exception= $1,513,999
  • Biannual Exception= $2,139,000

Cash Available to Send Out In Trades= $3,400,000

Cash Available to Receive Via Trade= $3,400,000

Last Updated: 11/10/15 @9:00pm

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

newest oldest

One thought on “2015/16 Salary Cap: Minnesota Timberwolves

  1. Chuck Myron

    I’d be surprised if the Wolves aren’t a lot better this year. Maybe not playoffs better, but a 20-win improvement (they won 16 games last season) shouldn’t be out of the question.


Leave a Reply

dziennika egzotyczny pieścić medycyny http://kupicpigulki.pl/ centrum medyczne zdrowie Denver