Outstanding NBA Trade Exceptions

Hoops Rumors’ up-to-date list of traded player exceptions is below. These are salary cap exceptions teams can use to acquire one or more players whose salaries are no greater than the amount of the exception plus $100K. Trade exceptions cannot be combined or used to sign a free agent, and expire after one year. For more information on traded player exceptions, check out Hoops Rumors’ glossary entry.

The amount of the exception, the deal in which it was obtained, and the expiration date are listed below. If a team has used a portion of an exception, that is also indicated. If you have any corrections or omissions, please contact us.

Note: The expiry dates for trade exceptions created during the 2021 offseason are based on information from Basketball Insiders.

Note: Details on trade exceptions created and used during the 2022 offseason are pending confirmation.

List updated 8-1-22


Atlanta Hawks

Amount: $1,669,178
Obtained: Solomon Hill (Knicks)
Expires: 1/13/23

Amount: $3,651,509
Obtained: Kevin Huerter (Kings)
Expires: 7/6/23

Amount: $46,120
Obtained: Jock Landale (Suns)
Expires: 7/6/23

Boston Celtics

Amount: $6,907,815
Obtained: Juan Hernangomez (Spurs)
Expires: 1/19/23

Amount: $2,161,152
Obtained: Bol Bol (Magic)
Expires: 2/10/23

Amount: $1,910,860
Obtained: PJ Dozier (Magic)
Expires: 2/10/23

Amount: $5,890,000
Obtained: Dennis Schröder (Rockets)
Expires: 2/10/23

Amount: $1,782,621
Obtained: Bruno Fernando (Rockets)
Expires: 2/10/23

Amount: $1,669,178
Obtained: Enes Freedom (Rockets)
Expires: 2/10/23

Brooklyn Nets

Amount: $6,267,918
Obtained: DeAndre Jordan (Pistons)
Expires: 8/19/22

Amount: $1,293,680
Obtained: Sekou Doumbouya (Rockets)
Initial amount: $3,613,680
Used: Edmond Sumner ($2,320,000)
Expires: 10/6/22

Amount: $2,506,904
Obtained: James Harden (Sixers)
Initial amount: $11,306,904
Used: Royce O’Neale ($8,800,000)
Expires: 2/10/23

Amount: $1,669,178
Obtained: Paul Millsap (Sixers)
Expires: 2/10/23

Cleveland Cavaliers

Amount: $858,218
Obtained: Denzel Valentine (Knicks)
Expires: 1/3/23

Amount: $300,000
Obtained: Ricky Rubio (Pacers)
Expires: 2/7/23

Dallas Mavericks

Amount: $958,529
Obtained: Marquese Chriss (Rockets)
Expires: 6/24/23

Denver Nuggets

Amount: $3,475,000
Obtained: JaMychal Green (Thunder)
Initial amount: $8,200,000
Used: Ish Smith ($4,725,000)
Expires: 6/23/23

Amount: $370,297
Obtained: Will Barton (Wizards)
Expires: 7/6/23

Amount: $9,125,000
Obtained: Monte Morris (Wizards)
Expires: 7/6/23

Houston Rockets

Amount: $607,730
Obtained: Daniel Theis (Celtics)
Expires: 2/10/23

Amount: $3,892,917
Obtained: Christian Wood (Mavericks)
Expires: 6/24/23

Los Angeles Clippers

Amount: $9,720,900
Obtained: Serge Ibaka (Bucks)
Expires: 2/10/23

Los Angeles Lakers

Amount: $2,692,991
Obtained: Marc Gasol (Grizzlies)
Expires: 8/29/22

Amount: $1,669,178
Obtained: Rajon Rondo (Cavaliers)
Expires: 1/3/23

Memphis Grizzlies

Amount: $119,844
Obtained: Juan Hernangomez (Celtics)
Expires: 9/7/22

Miami Heat

Amount: $1,782,621
Obtained: KZ Okpala (Thunder)
Expires: 2/9/23

Minnesota Timberwolves

Amount: $4,374,000
Obtained: Jarred Vanderbilt (Jazz)
Expires: 7/6/23

New Orleans Pelicans

Amount: $1,786,878
Obtained: Didi Louzada (Trail Blazers)
Expires: 2/8/23

Philadelphia 76ers

Amount: $1,669,178
Obtained: Andre Drummond (Nets)
Expires: 2/10/23

Portland Trail Blazers

Amount: $6,519,792
Obtained: Robert Covington (Clippers)
Expires: 2/6/23

Amount: $3,261,480
Obtained: Nickeil Alexander-Walker (Jazz)
Expires: 2/9/23

Sacramento Kings

Amount: $4,023,600
Obtained: Tyrese Haliburton (Pacers)
Expires: 2/8/23

Amount: $1,630,934
Obtained: Marvin Bagley III (Pistons)
Expires: 2/10/23

Toronto Raptors

Amount: $5,250,000
Obtained: Goran Dragic (Spurs)
Expires: 2/10/23

Utah Jazz

Amount: $799,106
Obtained: Miye Oni (Thunder)
Expires: 1/4/23

Amount: $9,774,884
Obtained: Joe Ingles (Trail Blazers)
Expires: 2/9/23

Amount: $1,517,981
Obtained: Elijah Hughes (Trail Blazers)
Expires: 2/9/23

Amount: $1,954,840
Obtained: Royce O’Neale (Nets)
Initial amount: $8,800,000
Used: Jarred Vanderbilt ($4,374,000)
Used: Leandro Bolmaro ($2,471,160)
Expires: 6/30/23

Amount: $9,614,379
Obtained: Rudy Gobert (Timberwolves)
Expires: 7/6/23

Washington Wizards

Amount: $3,980,551
Obtained: Aaron Holiday (Suns)
Expires: 2/10/23

Amount: $5,220,900
Obtained: Montrezl Harrell (Hornets)
Expires: 2/10/23


Information from Basketball Insiders was used in the creation of this list.

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