How do NBA teams clear cap space?

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Which NBA teams have the most cap space for the 2010 summer?

The Knicks, Nets, Timberwolves, and Clippers all have a lot of cap space.

What is the salary cap for NBA teams?

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Where can you find a black cap with all NBA teams on it?

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What is the difference between a soft salary cap and a hard salary cap?

Unlike the NFL and NHL, the NBA features a so-called "soft" cap, meaning that there are several significant exceptions that allow teams to exceed the salary cap to sign players. This is done to allow teams to keep their own players, which, in theory, fosters fan support in each individual city. By contrast, the NFL and NHL caps are considered "hard," meaning that they offer relatively few (if any) circumstances in which teams can exceed the salary cap.

How are NBA salary cap rules structured?

NBA salary cap rules are determined by taking a percentage of the previous years revenues.

What was the first NBA salary cap?

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