Cap figures came out last night:
Cap just came out at $58.679 million.— Larry Coon (@LarryCoon) July 10, 2013
Luxury tax level will be $71.748 million. These numbers are just slightly higher than the leauge's last projections of $58.5M and $71.6M.— Larry Coon (@LarryCoon) July 10, 2013
Here is Raptors 2013-14 payroll via HoopsWorld.com:
Raptors guaranteed total: $65.324M
Raptors options total: $70.535M
BUT BUT BUT That does not include Hansbrough so tack on reported $3M.
$68.32M and $74.535M.
What does this mean for Toronto?
#1 Raps are over the salary cap.
#2 They are a luxury tax team.
#3 The Raptors tax bill or final payroll is not determined until the final regular season game of 13-14.
#4 Current Depth Chart
PG: Lowry, Stone
SG: DD, Ross, Fields, Richardson
SF: Gay, Novak, Kleiza
PF: Amir, Hansbrough, Acy
C: JV, Gray, Camby
#5 See this post: http://www.raptorsrepublic.com/forum...l=1#post220315
#6 Raptors don't have to worry about spending the minimum 90% of soft cap ($52M).
What is unknown:
#1 Will Kleiza be amnestied?
#3 Will Camby fork over some guaranteed money to secure his freedom and pursuit of a contender?
EDIT: See phez's post:
EDIT 2: See post tkfu post below.
EDIT 3: See post below.