ERIC GORDON #23

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Eric Gordon headshot
Point Guard, Shooting Guard

Salary: $3,196,448

Cap Hit: $3,196,448

Years of Service Tooltip : 15
2023-24 Year of Service Earned Tooltip : Yes
BORN: Dec 25, 1988
BIRTHPLACE: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
NATIONALITY:United StatesUnited States
HEIGHT:
6' 3
191cm
WEIGHT:
215lbs
98kg
AGE: 35
SHOOTS: Right
DRAFT YEAR: 2008
DRAFTED OVERALL: 7
DRAFT ROUND: 1
DRAFTED BY: LAC
AGENT DETAILS
Primary Agent:Steve Heumann
Secondary Agent:Aaron Mintz
SUMMARY

Eric Gordon's salary is $3,196,448 for the 2023-24 season. He is a 35 year old point guard who was born on Dec 25, 1988. He was drafted 7th overall by the LA Clippers in the 1st round of the 2008 draft. He has signed 5 contracts worth a total value of $205,670,372. He will be a UFA at the end of the 2024-25 season when he is 36 years old. He is represented by the agents Steve Heumann and Aaron Mintz of CAA Basketball.

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CURRENT CONTRACT

VETERAN CONTRACT
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SIGNED BY: James Jones
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Length: 1 - 2 years
Value: $6,552,719
Guaranteed: $6,552,719 (100%)
Expiry Status: UFA
AAVTooltip: $3,276,360
Cap % Tooltip: 2.35
Signing Team: Logo of the Phoenix SunsPHX
Signing Method: Minimum Salary ExceptionTooltip
Signing Date: July 6, 2023
Source: SalarySwish

Eric Gordon signed a 1-2 year, $6,552,719 contract with the Phoenix Suns on Jul 6, 2023. The contract has a cap hit that ranges from $3,196,448 to $3,356,271.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2023-24$3,196,448$3,196,448$3,196,448$0$0
2024-25Player$3,356,271$3,356,271 (+5%)$3,356,271$0$0
TOTAL$6,552,719$6,552,719$6,552,719$0$0
Cap Hold 2025-26: $2,258,755
GUARANTEED DETAILS
2024-25: $3,356,271 Player Option [Decision Pending]

CONTRACT HISTORY

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SIGNED BY: Elgin Baylor
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Length: 2 - 4 years
Value: $12,290,944
Guaranteed: $12,230,944 (100%)
Expiry Status: RFA
AAVTooltip: $3,072,736
Cap % Tooltip: 4.47
Signing Team: Logo of the LA ClippersLAC
Signing Method: Rookie ExceptionTooltip
Signing Date: July 2, 2008
Source: SalarySwish

Eric Gordon signed a 2-4 year, $12,290,944 contract with the LA Clippers on Jul 2, 2008. The contract has a cap hit that ranges from $2,623,200 to $3,831,184.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2008-09$2,623,200$2,593,200$2,593,200$30,000$0
2009-10$2,819,880$2,789,880 (+8%)$2,789,880$30,000$0
2010-11TeamYes (Oct 13, 2009)$3,016,680$3,016,680 (+9%)$3,016,680
(0→3.02M)
$0$0
2011-12TeamYes (Sep 28, 2010)$3,831,184$3,831,184 (+31%)$3,831,184
(0→3.83M)
$0$0
TOTAL$12,290,944$12,230,944$12,230,944$60,000$0
Qualifying Offer: $4,001,918
GUARANTEED DETAILS
2010-11: $3,016,680 Team Option [Requirements Met]
2011-12: $3,831,184 Team Option [Requirements Met]
VETERAN CONTRACT
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Length: 3 - 4 years
Value: $58,365,563
Guaranteed: $58,365,563 (100%)
Expiry Status: UFA
AAVTooltip: $14,591,391
Cap % Tooltip: 23.55
Signing Team: Logo of the New Orleans HornetsNOH
Signing Method: Bird ExceptionTooltip
Signing Date: July 14, 2012
Source: SalarySwish

Eric Gordon signed a 3-4 year, $58,365,563 contract with the New Orleans Hornets on Jul 14, 2012. The contract has a cap hit that ranges from $13,668,750 to $15,514,031.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2012-13$13,668,750$13,668,750$13,668,750$0$0
2013-14$14,283,844$14,283,844 (+5%)$14,283,844$0$0
2014-15$14,898,938$14,898,938 (+5%)$14,898,938$0$0
2015-16PlayerYes (Jun 18, 2015)$15,514,031$15,514,031 (+5%)$15,514,031$0$0
TOTAL$58,365,563$58,365,563$58,365,563$0$0
Cap Hold 2016-17: $23,271,047
GUARANTEED DETAILS
2015-16: $15,514,031 Player Option [Requirements Met]
TRADE KICKER Tooltip : 15% of the remaining Base Salary
OFFER SHEET: This contract was signed as an offer sheet (PHX - Jul 11, 2012)
OFFER SHEET RESULT: Matched, rights held by original team
VETERAN CONTRACT
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SIGNED BY: Daryl Morey
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Length: 4 years
Value: $52,886,790
Guaranteed: $52,886,790 (100%)
Expiry Status: UFA
AAVTooltip: $13,221,698
Cap % Tooltip: 13.16
Signing Team: Logo of the Houston RocketsHOU
Signing Method: Cap RoomTooltip
Signing Date: July 9, 2016
Source: SalarySwish

Eric Gordon signed a 4 year, $52,886,790 contract with the Houston Rockets on Jul 9, 2016. The contract has a cap hit that ranges from $12,385,665 to $14,057,730.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2016-17$12,385,665$12,385,665$12,385,665$0$0
2017-18$12,943,020$12,943,020 (+5%)$12,943,020$0$0
2018-19$13,500,375$13,500,375 (+5%)$13,500,375$0$0
2019-20$14,057,730$14,057,730 (+5%)$14,057,730$0$0
TOTAL$52,886,790$52,886,790$52,886,790$0$0
Cap Hold 2020-21: $21,086,595
VETERAN EXTENSION (EXTENSION)
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SIGNED BY: Daryl Morey
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Length: 4 years
Value: $75,574,356
Guaranteed: $54,656,454 (72%)
Expiry Status: UFA
AAVTooltip: $18,893,589
Cap % Tooltip: 15.46
Signing Team: Logo of the Houston RocketsHOU
Signing Method: Bird ExceptionTooltip
Signing Date: September 3, 2019
Source: SalarySwish

Eric Gordon signed a 4 year, $75,574,356 contract with the Houston Rockets on Sep 3, 2019. The contract has a cap hit that ranges from $16,869,276 to $20,917,902.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2020-21$16,869,276$16,869,276$16,869,276$0$0
2021-22$18,218,818$18,218,818 (+8%)$18,218,818$0$0
2022-23$19,568,360$19,568,360 (+8%)$19,568,360$0$0
2023-24 W$20,917,902$20,917,902 (+8%)$0$0$0
TOTAL$75,574,356$75,574,356$54,656,454$0$0
Cap Hold 2023-24: $29,352,540
GUARANTEED DETAILS
2023-24: Increase from $0 to $20,917,902 (+$20,917,902) if player is not waived before Jun 28, 2023 [Requirements Unmet] (See contract note)
WAIVED: This contract was waived (Logo of the LA ClippersLAC - Jun 28, 2023)

SALARY PROGRESSION

CURRENT SEASON STATS

SeasonTypeTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLK
2023-24RegularLogo of the Phoenix SunsPhoenix Suns6824189374961827444.339715037.8645179.7161061221396630
2023-24RegularLogo of the Phoenix SunsPhoenix Suns682427.811.04.09.144.32.25.837.80.80.979.70.21.61.82.01.00.4

CAREER STATS

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SeasonTypeTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLK
2013-14RegularLogo of the New Orleans PelicansNew Orleans Pelicans6464205798881735643.625810139.122317578.5301351652087412
2014-15RegularLogo of the New Orleans PelicansNew Orleans Pelicans6160201881869428541.131514144.813310780.5281311592295014
PlayoffsLogo of the New Orleans PelicansNew Orleans Pelicans4414374632844.4321340.66583.32791522
2015-16RegularLogo of the New Orleans PelicansNew Orleans Pelicans4544148168655223141.829411338.412511188.81089991214314
2016-17RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets751523811217101641240.666124637.217514784.0291722011884841
PlayoffsLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets1123581421215142.1702738.6181372.2538432286
2017-18RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets69302154124397041542.860821835.924119580.9251451701544427
PlayoffsLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets1725492622218438.01304333.1615183.69364528108
2018-19RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets68532158110393838440.960021636.015211978.3171311481294127
PlayoffsLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets11114101961506744.7953840.0282485.75232814711
2019-20RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets3615101652046317136.93039631.71078276.696271542313
PlayoffsLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets12124102081767240.9902932.2403587.56263236107
2020-21RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets271378948136715943.32106932.91149482.585058711413
2021-22RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets5746166976556426847.530112441.213510577.815981131542818
2022-23RegularLogo of the LA ClippersLA Clippers22115472411758146.31114742.3383284.24333747138
RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets4747141861547821043.92458534.713511081.51285971363017
PlayoffsLogo of the LA ClippersLA Clippers5514951441840.9291034.56583.31671332
2023-24RegularLogo of the Phoenix SunsPhoenix Suns6824189374961827444.339715037.8645179.7161061221396630
2013-14RegularLogo of the New Orleans PelicansNew Orleans Pelicans646432.115.45.612.843.61.64.039.12.73.578.50.52.12.63.31.20.2
2014-15RegularLogo of the New Orleans PelicansNew Orleans Pelicans616033.113.44.711.441.12.35.244.81.82.280.50.52.22.63.80.80.2
PlayoffsLogo of the New Orleans PelicansNew Orleans Pelicans4435.818.57.015.844.43.38.040.61.31.583.30.51.82.33.80.50.5
2015-16RegularLogo of the New Orleans PelicansNew Orleans Pelicans454432.915.25.112.341.82.56.538.42.52.888.80.22.02.22.71.00.3
2016-17RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets751531.716.25.513.640.63.38.837.22.02.384.00.42.32.72.50.60.6
PlayoffsLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets11232.512.94.611.042.12.56.438.61.21.672.20.53.53.92.00.70.6
2017-18RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets693031.218.06.014.142.83.28.835.92.83.580.90.42.12.52.20.60.4
PlayoffsLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets17232.315.44.913.038.02.57.733.13.03.683.60.52.12.71.60.60.5
2018-19RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets685331.716.25.713.840.93.28.836.01.82.278.30.31.92.21.90.60.4
PlayoffsLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets111137.317.86.113.644.73.58.640.02.22.685.70.52.12.61.30.61.0
2019-20RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets361528.214.44.812.936.92.78.431.72.33.076.60.31.72.01.50.60.4
PlayoffsLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets121234.217.36.014.740.92.47.532.22.93.387.50.52.22.73.00.80.6
2020-21RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets271329.217.85.913.643.32.67.832.93.54.282.50.31.92.22.60.50.5
2021-22RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets574629.313.44.79.947.52.25.341.21.82.477.80.31.72.02.70.50.3
2022-23RegularLogo of the LA ClippersLA Clippers221124.911.03.78.046.32.15.142.31.51.784.20.21.51.72.10.60.4
RegularLogo of the Houston RocketsHouston Rockets474730.213.14.510.243.91.85.234.72.32.981.50.31.82.12.90.60.4
PlayoffsLogo of the LA ClippersLA Clippers5529.810.23.68.840.92.05.834.51.01.283.30.21.21.42.60.60.4
2023-24RegularLogo of the Phoenix SunsPhoenix Suns682427.811.04.09.144.32.25.837.80.80.979.70.21.61.82.01.00.4