YUTA WATANABE #18

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Yuta Watanabe headshot
Small Forward

Salary: $2,346,614

Cap Hit: $2,346,614

Years of Service Tooltip : 5
2023-24 Year of Service Earned Tooltip : Yes
BORN: Oct 13, 1994
BIRTHPLACE: Yokohama, Japan
NATIONALITY:JapanJapan
HEIGHT:
6' 8
203cm
WEIGHT:
215lbs
98kg
AGE:29
SHOOTS:Left
DRAFT YEAR: Undrafted
SUMMARY

Yuta Watanabe's salary is $2,346,614 for the 2023-24 season. He is a 29 year old small forward who was born on Oct 13, 1994. He has signed 6 contracts worth a total value of $11,280,619. He will be a UFA at the end of the 2024-25 season when he is 30 years old.

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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: $5,001,258
Guaranteed: $5,001,258 (100%)
Expiry Status: UFA
AAVTooltip: $2,500,629
Cap % Tooltip: 2.00
Signing Team: Logo of the Phoenix SunsPHX
Signing Method: Minimum Salary ExceptionTooltip
Signing Date: July 2, 2023
Source: SalarySwish

Yuta Watanabe signed a 1-2 year, $5,001,258 contract with the Phoenix Suns on Jul 2, 2023. The contract has a cap hit that ranges from $2,346,614 to $2,654,644.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2023-24$2,346,614$2,346,614$2,346,614$0$0
2024-25Player$2,654,644$2,654,644 (+13%)$2,654,644$0$0
TOTAL$5,001,258$5,001,258$5,001,258$0$0
Cap Hold 2025-26: $2,258,755
GUARANTEED DETAILS
2024-25: $2,654,644 Player Option [Decision Pending]

CONTRACT HISTORY

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SIGNED BY: Chris Wallace
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Length: 2 years
Value: $156,818
Guaranteed: $50,000 (32%)
Expiry Status: RFA
AAVTooltip: $78,409
Cap % Tooltip: 0.00
Signing Team: Logo of the Memphis GrizzliesMEM
Signing Method: Two-WayTooltip
Signing Date: July 20, 2018
Source: SalarySwish

Yuta Watanabe signed a 2 year, $156,818 contract with the Memphis Grizzlies on Jul 20, 2018. The contract has a cap hit of $0.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2018-19$0$77,250$50,000$0$0
2019-20$0$79,568 (+3%)$0$0$0
TOTAL$0$156,818$50,000$0$0
Qualifying Offer: $1,678,854 (Guaranteed: $449,115)
Cap Hold 2020-21: $1,445,697
EXHIBIT 10
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SIGNED BY: Bobby Webster
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Length: 1 year
Value: $1,620,564
Guaranteed: $0 (0%)
Expiry Status: RFA
AAVTooltip: $1,620,564
Cap % Tooltip: 1.48
Signing Team: Logo of the Toronto RaptorsTOR
Signing Method: Minimum Salary ExceptionTooltip
Signing Date: November 27, 2020
Source: SalarySwish

Yuta Watanabe signed a 1 year, $1,620,564 contract with the Toronto Raptors on Nov 27, 2020. The contract has a cap hit of $1,620,564.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2020-21 V$1,620,564$1,620,564$0$0$0
TOTAL$1,620,564$1,620,564$0$0$0
Qualifying Offer: $2,025,705
Cap Hold 2021-22: $1,669,178
GUARANTEED DETAILS
2020-21: Increase from $0 to $1,620,564 (+$1,620,564) if player is not waived [Requirements Unmet]
VOIDED DUE TO CONVERSION: This contract was converted to a Two-Way Contract contract (Logo of the Toronto RaptorsTOR - Dec 19, 2020)
TWO-WAY CONTRACT
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SIGNED BY: Bobby Webster
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Length: 1 year
Value: $449,115
Guaranteed: $0 (0%)
Expiry Status: RFA
AAVTooltip: $449,115
Cap % Tooltip: 0.00
Signing Team: Logo of the Toronto RaptorsTOR
Signing Method: Two-WayTooltip
Signing Date: December 19, 2020
Source: SalarySwish

Yuta Watanabe signed a 1 year, $449,115 contract with the Toronto Raptors on Dec 19, 2020. The contract has a cap hit of $0.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2020-21$0$449,115$0$0$0
TOTAL$0$449,115$0$0$0
Qualifying Offer: $1,789,256 (Guaranteed: $462,629)
Cap Hold 2021-22: $1,489,065
VOIDED DUE TO CONVERSION: This contract was converted to a Veteran Contract contract (Logo of the Toronto RaptorsTOR - Apr 18, 2021)
VETERAN CONTRACT (REST OF SEASON)
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SIGNED BY: Bobby Webster
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Length: 2 years
Value: $2,084,689
Guaranteed: $2,084,689 (100%)
Expiry Status: UFA
AAVTooltip: $1,042,345
Cap % Tooltip: 0.29
Signing Team: Logo of the Toronto RaptorsTOR
Signing Method: Minimum Salary ExceptionTooltip
Signing Date: April 18, 2021
Source: SalarySwish

Yuta Watanabe signed a 2 year, $2,084,689 contract with the Toronto Raptors on Apr 18, 2021. The contract has a cap hit that ranges from $321,893 to $1,762,796.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2020-21$321,893$321,893$321,893$0$0
2021-22$1,762,796$1,762,796 (+448%)$1,762,796
(0→375k)
(375k→1.76M)
$0$0
TOTAL$2,084,689$2,084,689$2,084,689$0$0
Cap Hold 2022-23: $1,836,090
GUARANTEED DETAILS
2021-22: Increase from $0 to $375,000 (+$375,000) if the player is not waived by, at the latest, 3 days after the Free Agency Moratorium ends [Requirements Met]
2021-22: Increase from $375,000 to $1,762,796 (+$1,387,796) if the player is not waived prior to the first regular season game [Requirements Met]
CAMP INVITE
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SIGNED BY: Sean Marks
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Length: 1 year
Value: $1,968,175
Guaranteed: $1,968,175 (100%)
Expiry Status: UFA
AAVTooltip: $1,968,175
Cap % Tooltip: 1.48
Signing Team: Logo of the Brooklyn NetsBKN
Signing Method: Minimum Salary ExceptionTooltip
Signing Date: August 28, 2022
Source: SalarySwish

Yuta Watanabe signed a 1 year, $1,968,175 contract with the Brooklyn Nets on Aug 28, 2022. The contract has a cap hit of $1,836,090.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2022-23$1,836,090$1,968,175$1,968,175
(0→1.97M)
$0$0
TOTAL$1,836,090$1,968,175$1,968,175$0$0
Cap Hold 2023-24: $2,019,706
GUARANTEED DETAILS
2022-23: Increase from $0 to $1,968,175 (+$1,968,175) if player is not waived [Requirements Met]

SALARY PROGRESSION

CURRENT SEASON STATS

SeasonTypeTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLK
2023-24RegularLogo of the Phoenix SunsPhoenix Suns290382104973536.1752432.0151066.71134451097
RegularLogo of the Memphis GrizzliesMemphis Grizzlies50821319631.610110.0200.0099530
2023-24RegularLogo of the Phoenix SunsPhoenix Suns29013.23.61.23.336.10.82.632.00.30.566.70.41.21.60.30.30.2
RegularLogo of the Memphis GrizzliesMemphis Grizzlies5016.42.61.23.831.60.22.010.00.00.40.00.01.81.81.00.60.0

CAREER STATS

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SeasonTypeTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLK
2018-19RegularLogo of the Memphis GrizzliesMemphis Grizzlies15017439511529.416212.510770.042731841
2019-20RegularLogo of the Memphis GrizzliesMemphis Grizzlies18010536341544.18337.58337.571320551
2020-21RegularLogo of the Toronto RaptorsToronto Raptors5047232181807943.9903640.0292482.836123159402619
2021-22RegularLogo of the Toronto RaptorsToronto Raptors3844451631385640.6792734.2402460.0187492211116
PlayoffsLogo of the Toronto RaptorsToronto Raptors401046233.3100.0000.0000000
2022-23RegularLogo of the Brooklyn NetsBrooklyn Nets58192832223211449.11356044.4473472.330111141482517
PlayoffsLogo of the Brooklyn NetsBrooklyn Nets10532150.02150.0200.0011000
2023-24RegularLogo of the Phoenix SunsPhoenix Suns290382104973536.1752432.0151066.71134451097
RegularLogo of the Memphis GrizzliesMemphis Grizzlies50821319631.610110.0200.0099530
2018-19RegularLogo of the Memphis GrizzliesMemphis Grizzlies15011.62.61.03.429.40.11.112.50.50.770.00.31.82.10.50.30.1
2019-20RegularLogo of the Memphis GrizzliesMemphis Grizzlies1805.82.00.81.944.10.20.437.50.20.437.50.40.71.10.30.30.1
2020-21RegularLogo of the Toronto RaptorsToronto Raptors50414.54.41.63.643.90.71.840.00.50.682.80.72.53.20.80.50.4
2021-22RegularLogo of the Toronto RaptorsToronto Raptors38411.74.31.53.640.60.72.134.20.61.160.00.52.02.40.60.30.4
PlayoffsLogo of the Toronto RaptorsToronto Raptors402.51.00.51.533.30.00.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
2022-23RegularLogo of the Brooklyn NetsBrooklyn Nets58116.05.62.04.049.11.02.344.40.60.872.30.51.92.40.80.40.3
PlayoffsLogo of the Brooklyn NetsBrooklyn Nets105.03.01.02.050.01.02.050.00.02.00.00.01.01.00.00.00.0
2023-24RegularLogo of the Phoenix SunsPhoenix Suns29013.23.61.23.336.10.82.632.00.30.566.70.41.21.60.30.30.2
RegularLogo of the Memphis GrizzliesMemphis Grizzlies5016.42.61.23.831.60.22.010.00.00.40.00.01.81.81.00.60.0