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Minnesota Timberwolves Team Payroll

2015-16 Salary Cap: $70,000,000 (Salary Cap History)

Largest Guarantee: Ricky Rubio ($55,024,250)

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Payroll

Salary
Player Age 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21 Signed Using Guaranteed
Ricky Rubio 25 $12,365,000 $13,292,375 $14,219,750 $15,147,125 1st Round Pick $55,024,250
Nikola Pekovic 30 $12,100,000 $12,100,000 $11,600,000 Bird Rights $35,800,000
Kevin Garnett 40 $8,500,000 $8,000,000 Bird Rights $16,500,000
Andrew Wiggins 21 $5,758,680 $6,006,600 $7,574,322 1st Round Pick $11,765,280
Karl-Anthony Towns 20 $5,703,600 $5,960,160 $6,216,840 $7,839,435 1st round pick $11,663,760
Nemanja Bjelica 28 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 MLE $12,000,000
Zach LaVine 21 $2,148,360 $2,240,880 $3,202,217 1st Round Pick $4,389,240
Shabazz Muhammad 23 $2,056,920 $3,046,299 1st Round Pick $5,103,219
Adreian Payne 25 $1,938,840 $2,022,240 $3,100,094 1st Round Pick $3,961,080
Tayshaun Prince 36 $1,499,187 Minimum Salary $1,499,187
Gorgui Dieng 26 $1,474,440 $2,348,783 1st Round Pick $3,823,223
Tyus Jones 20 $1,282,080 $1,339,680 $1,397,400 $2,444,053 1st Round pick $2,621,760
Damjan Rudez 30 $1,149,500 $1,199,000 MLE $1,149,500
Greg Smith 25 $128,161 Minimum Salary $128,161
Kevin Martin 33 $7,085,000 $7,085,000
Anthony Bennett 23 $3,650,000 $3,650,000
Andre Miller 40 $1,499,187 $1,499,187
Greg Smith 25 $119,462 $119,462
Team Totals $72,458,417 $61,556,017 $51,310,623 $25,430,613 $177,782,309

Payroll Notes

Player Notes
Ricky Rubio
  • Signed rookie scale contract extension on October 31, 2014.
  • Signed May 31, 2011 for an assumed 120% of rookie scale.
  • Team Option for 2014-15 picked up on October 25, 2013.
Nikola Pekovic
  • Signed August 15, 2013 for an assumed $60,000,000 for 5 years.
Kevin Garnett
  • Signed on July 9, 2015 for 2 years, $16,500,000.
Andrew Wiggins
  • 2016-17 option picked up on October 21, 2015.
  • Acquired in trade with Cavs.
  • Assumed to have signed for max 120% of rookie scale.
Karl-Anthony Towns
  • Signed rookie scale contract on July 7, 2015.
Nemanja Bjelica
  • Signed July 14, 2015 for 3 years, approx. $12,000,000.
Zach LaVine
  • 2016-17 option picked up on October 21, 2015.
  • Assumed to have signed for max 120% of rookie scale.
Shabazz Muhammad
  • 2016-17 option picked up on October 21, 2015.
  • Signed July 12, 2013.
Adreian Payne
  • 2016-17 option picked up on October 21, 2015.
  • Signed rookie scale contract on July 25, 2014.
Tayshaun Prince
  • Signed on August 20, 2015.
Gorgui Dieng
  • 2016-17 option picked up on October 21, 2015.
  • Signed July 13, 2013.
Tyus Jones
  • Signed rookie scale contract on July 7, 2015.
Damjan Rudez
  • 2016-17 is team option.
  • Signed July 11, 2014.
Greg Smith
  • Signed for rest of season on March 22, 2016.
Kevin Martin
  • Waived on March 1, 2016.
  • Signed July 11, 2013 for an assumed $27,755,000 for 4 years.
  • 2016-17 is a Player Option.
Anthony Bennett
  • Bought out and waived on September 23, 2015.
  • Acquired in trade with Cavs.
  • 2015-16 and 2016-17 are Team Options.
  • Signed August 20, 2013.
Andre Miller
  • Waived on February 25, 2016.
  • Signed August 3, 2015 for 1 year, minimum salary.
Greg Smith
  • Signed 2nd 10-day contract on March 12, 2016.
  • Signed 10-day contract on March 2, 2016.