The Lakers have already triggered a hard wage cap, 14 men, just 1.3 million from the line

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 The Lakers have already triggered a hard wage cap, 14 men, just 1.3 million from the line


This means that the total salary for the Lakers next season will be a hard cap of $138.9 million, which cant be exceeded in any case.

The Lakers sent McGee off today in exchange for Jordan bell and Alfonso McKinney. According to ESPN expert Bobbie marks, McKinneys contract is guaranteed, while bell is guaranteed and can be dismissed.

At this point, including Davis, who is about to renew his contract, there are 11 players in the Laker team, and there are still three places left, which can only be signed with a base salary of $2.7 million.

If this is the case, after signing 14 players, the Lakers are only $1.3 million away from the hard cap, which can be regarded as a successful way to avoid overstepping the minefield.

It can be said that the Lakers off-season operation is very successful this year, but it means that they have to pay luxury tax next season, because this version of Maxs design, their total salary has reached about 137 million dollars, which has already exceeded your luxury tax limit of $132 million next season.