NBA teams preparing for the next two years of free agent classes can now do so with a strong sense of what the salary cap will look like.
Per a report, the league has given teams its projections for the salary cap and tax level for both the 2019-20 and 2020-21 seasons.
Sources: The NBA has informed its teams of updated projected salary cap and tax level for 2019-20 ($109M, $132M) and 2020-21 ($118M, $143M).
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) September 18, 2018
These are pretty significant spikes, which was expected. Per an official release from the NBA, the 2018-19 salary cap is $101.869 million for the 2018-19 season. The tax level is at $123.733 million.