• Hoops Rumors Glossary: Cap Holds

    13 days ago - By Hoops Rumors

    The Cavaliers have a little less than $87MM in guaranteed money committed to player salaries for 2021/22, per Basketball Insiders. However, even though next season's salary cap will come in at $112MM+, that doesn't mean the team will begin the 2021 offseason with tens of millions in cap room to spend.
    In fact, the Cavaliers technically won't open the new league year with any cap space at all. Each of Cleveland's own free agents will be assigned a free agent amount - or “ cap hold ” - until the player signs a new contract or the Cavaliers renounce his rights.
    The general purpose of a cap...
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