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The Official New Orleans Hornets 2012 Offseason Thread (Posted on 6/20/12 at 10:21 pm)
Will update this thread throughout the offseason as more moves happen.
Guards (age, 2012/13 salary, years left)
PG Grievis Vasquez (25/$1,191,240/1 year with team option 2nd)
SG Xavier Henry (21/$2,323,200/1 year with team option 2nd)
SG Austin Rivers (19/$1,865,000/3 years with team option 4th)
SG Eric Gordon (23/$13,668,750/3 years with player option 4th)
SG Roger Mason Jr. (31/$1,229,255/1 year)
Forwards (age, 2012/13 salary, years left)
SF Al-Farouq Aminu (21/$2,947,800/1 year with team option 2nd)
SF Darius Miller (22/Drafted 46th overall)
PF Ryan Anderson (24/$8,700,000/4 years)
PF Jason Smith (26/$2,500,000/2 years)
PF Anthony Davis (19/$5,144,000/3 years with team option 4th)
PF Hakim Warrick (30/$4,640,000/1 year with team option 2nd)
Centers (age, 2012/13 salary, years left)
C Robin Lopez (24/$5,000,000/3 years)
Projected Depth Chart (Based on players currently under contract, will update)
SG: Gordon/Rivers/Mason Jr./Henry/Miller
SF: Aminu/Mason Jr./Henry/Miller/Warrick
Restricted Free Agents (age, qualifying offer)
SG Eric Gordon (23/$5,137,616) – Retained by Hornets for 4-years/$58M
Unrestricted Free Agents (age, 2011/12 salary w/Hornets)
SG Marco Belinelli (26/$3,377,604) – Signed with CHI for 1-year/$1,957,000)
PF Carl Landry (28/$9,000,000) – Signed with GSW for 2-years/$8M)
C Chris Kaman (30/$14,030,000) – Signed with DAL for 1-year/$8M
Offseason Transactions/Events Calendar
4/5 – Hornets exercise $1,500,000 team option on PF Gustavo Ayon for 2012/13 season.
5/30 – Hornets win #1 pick in NBA Draft Lottery. Also awarded the #10 pick via Minnesota.
6/20 – Hornets send SF Trevor Ariza, C Emeka Okafor to Washington for PF Rashard Lewis and #46 overall pick in 2012 NBA Draft.
6/28 – Hornets draft Anthony Davis with #1 pick, Austin Rivers with #10 pick, Darius Miller with #46 pick ... Hornets extend qualifying offer to Eric Gordon.
6/30 – Hornets waive PF Rashard Lewis
7/5 – Suns and SG Eric Gordon reach a verbal agreement on a 4-year/$58M offersheet. Hornets plan to match it.
7/8 – Orlando sign and trades PF Ryan Anderson at 4-year/$34M to Hornets for PF Gustavo Ayon.
7/11 – SG Eric Gordon signs PHX offersheet. Hornets have 3 days to match it ... Hornets send PG Jarrett Jack to Warriors as part of three-team trade with Golden State and Philadelphia ... Dallas signs C Chris Kaman for 1-year/$8M.
7/13 – Hornets receive Brooklyn's 2013 2nd round pick, Minnesota's 2016 2nd round pick and C Brad Miller's contract for a 2017 conditional 2nd round pick.
7/14 – Hornets match offersheet to retain SG Eric Gordon.
7/24 – Chicago signs SG Marco Belinelli for for 1-year/$1,957,000
7/25 – PF/C Anthony Davis (3-years/$16.1M) and SG/PG Austin Rivers (3-years/$5.9M) sign contracts with Hornets.
7/26 – Hornets receive C Robin Lopez (via sign-and-trade) and PF Hakim Warrick from Phoenix in 3-team trade. Hornets send PG Jerome Dyson, C Brad Miller's contract and two 2nd round draft picks to Minnesota
7/30 – Golden State signs PF Carl Landry for 2-years/$8M
8/3 – Hornets agree to terms with SG Roger Mason Jr. on a 1 year deal for the league minimum
9/6 – 2nd round draft picks become free agents if not offered contract.
10/1 – Last day for RFA's to accept a qualifying offer.
10/29 – Roster sizes reduced to 15-player maximum. Last day to make sign-and-trade transactions, and last day to waive non-guaranteed summer contracts.
10/30 – First day of 2012/2013 season.
This post was edited on 8/12 at 2:46 am