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James Bouknight
JAMES
BOUKNIGHT
Charlotte Hornets#5 Shooting Guard
HT/WT6' 5", 190 lbs
DOB
COLLEGE  UConn
DRAFT2021: Rd 1, Pk 11 (CHA)
STATUSActive
2022-2023 SEASON STATS
PTS
4.4
4.5
RBS
2.0
1.8
AST
1.1
1.0
PER
6.1
7.9
CAREER
current Contract

YearAgeBase SalaryCap Hit

2021-22

Charlotte Hornets

21

$4,154,400
$4.1M
$4,154,400
$4.1M
$0

2022-23

Charlotte Hornets

22

$4,362,240
$4.3M
$4,362,240
$4.3M
$4,362,240
$4.3M

2023-24

Charlotte Hornets
T-Opt

23

$4,570,080
$4.5M
$4,570,080
$4.5M
$4,570,080
$4.5M

2024-25

Charlotte Hornets
T-Opt

24

$6,064,497
$6.0M
$6,064,497
$6.0M
$6,064,497
$6.0M

2025-26

Charlotte Hornets
Q-Off

25

$8,302,297
$8.3M
$18,193,491
$18.1M
$18,193,491
$18.1M
  • 2023-24: Club Option (deadline 10/31/22, exercised 10/27/22)
  • 2024-25: Club Option (deadline 10/31/23)
Contract

$19.1M, 4 yrs

Signed Using
Rookie
Average
$4.7M
Free Agency
2025/RFA
Transactions

  • Charlotte (CHA) exercised $4.57 million option for 2023-24

    October 27, 2022

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CHA-IND game

    January 26, 2022

  • Signed a 4 year $19.15 million rookie scale contract with Charlotte (CHA)

    August 03, 2021

  • Drafted by Charlotte (CHA): Round 1 (#11overall)

    July 29, 2021

  • Drafted by Charlotte (CHA): Round 1 (#11 overall)

    July 29, 2021