With the NBA Free Agency period set to begin tomorrow, here is a look at the Boston Celtics salary cap situation.
The Celtics have 12 players with guaranteed money in 2013-2014:Kris Humphries ($12,000,000) Rajon Rondo ($11,954,545) Gerald Wallace ($10,105,885) Jeff Green ($8,965,000) Brandon Bass ($6,450,000) Courtney Lee ($5,225,000) Keith Bogans (5,058,138) Avery Bradley ($2,511,432) Jordan Crawford ($2,162,419) Jared Sullinger ($1,365,720) Fab Melo ($1,311,240) MarShon Brooks ($1,210,080)
The team also has three unsigned rookies:Kelly Olynyk Colton Iverson Phil Pressey
Here are some other notes regarding the team:Without the rookies, the team’s composite salary is $68,319,459. Only Rajon Rondo and Avery Bradley are eligible for amnesty. Kris Humphries, Gerald Wallace, Keith Bogans, and MarShon Brooks cannot be traded in a package until two months after the trade is officially complete. The deal will likely be made official on July 10.
Exceptions:Mid-Level Exception – $5.15 million Bi-Annual Exception – $2.652 million Estimated Trade Exception (Kevin Garnett) - $7,374,735