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New Orleans Pelicans Team Payroll

2016-17 Salary Cap: $94,143,000 (Salary Cap History)

Largest Guarantee: Anthony Davis ($127,171,313)

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Payroll

Salary
Player Age 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21 2021-22 Signed Using Guaranteed
Anthony Davis 23 $22,116,750 $23,775,506 $25,434,263 $27,093,019 $28,751,775 1st Round Pick $127,171,313
Jrue Holiday 26 $11,286,518 Bird Rights $11,286,518
Solomon Hill 25 $11,241,218 $11,747,073 $12,252,928 $12,758,781 Cap Space $48,000,000
Tyreke Evans 26 $10,203,755 Bird Rights $10,203,755
Omer Asik 30 $9,904,494 $10,595,505 $11,286,516 $11,977,527 Bird Rights $34,786,515
E'Twaun Moore 27 $8,081,363 $8,445,024 $8,808,685 $8,664,928 Cap Space $34,000,000
Langston Galloway 24 $5,200,000 $5,430,000 Cap Space $5,200,000
Alexis Ajinca 28 $4,600,000 $4,900,000 $5,300,000 Early Bird Rights $14,800,000
Quincy Pondexter 28 $3,617,978 $3,853,931 1st Round Pick $7,471,909
Buddy Hield 22 $3,517,200 $3,675,480 $3,833,760 $4,861,208 1st Round pick $7,192,680
Dante Cunningham 29 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 MLE $3,000,000
Tim Frazier 25 $2,090,000 $2,000,000 Room exception $4,090,000
Alonzo Gee 29 $1,400,000 Cap Space $1,400,000
Terrence Jones 24 $1,050,961 Minimum Salary $1,050,961
Cheick Diallo 19 $543,471 $905,249 $1,050,262 Minimum Salary $1,948,720
Team Totals $97,853,708 $78,327,768 $67,966,414 $65,355,463 $28,751,775 $311,602,371

Payroll Notes

Player Notes
Anthony Davis
  • Signed a 5-year extension on July 9, 2015.
  • Signed July 18, 2012.
  • Team Option for 2014-15 picked up on October 16, 2013.
Jrue Holiday
  • Signed extension on October 31, 2012 for an assumed $41,000.004 for 4 years that starts in 2013-14.
Solomon Hill
  • Signed 4-yr/$48M deal on July 21, 2016.
Tyreke Evans
  • Signed July 10, 2013 for an assumed $43,981,000 for 4 years.
Omer Asik
  • Reportedly the first four seasons, representing $44,000,000, are guaranteed, while 2019-20 is guaranteed for $3M.
  • Signed on July 9, 2015 for 5 years, approximately $58,000,000.
E'Twaun Moore
  • Signed 4-yr/$34M deal on July 21, 2016.
Langston Galloway
  • 2017-18 is player option.
  • Signed 2-yr/$10M deal on July 21, 2016.
Alexis Ajinca
  • Signed on July 9, 2015 for 4 years, approx. $20,000,000.
Quincy Pondexter
  • Signed July 8, 2010.
  • Extension signed on October 31, 2013 for an assumed $14,000,000 for 4 years starting in 2014-15.
Buddy Hield
  • Signed rookie scale contract on July 22, 2016.
Dante Cunningham
  • 2017-18 is a player option..
  • Signed on July 9, 2015 for 3 years, $9,000,000.
Tim Frazier
  • Signed 2-yr/$4M deal on July 22, 2016.
Alonzo Gee
  • Signed 1-yr deal on July 22, 2016.
Terrence Jones
  • Signed 1-yr deal on July 22, 2016.
Cheick Diallo
  • Signed 3-year deal on July 22, 2016.