Josh Primo and the San Antonio Spurs are being sued by Hillary Cauthen, a former Spurs psychologist. Check out his contract and Lawsuit.

Joshua Primo : Lawsuit | Contract | Stats | Net worth

The San Antonio Spurs’ release of guard Joshua Primo — the No. 12 pick in the 2021 NBA draft — stemmed from multiple alleged instances of him exposing himself to women.

Joshua Primo : Lawsuit | Contract | Stats | Net worth

The decision to release Primo on Friday night was sudden and shocking, and it spoke to the severity of the issues surrounding the promising 19-year old player.

The team had recently picked up the $4.3 million 2023-24 option on Primo’s contract, signifying a level of confidence in his future with the franchise.

Also on Saturday, attorney Tony Buzbee told that he has been retained by a woman who worked for the Spurs and has alleged Primo exposed himself to her. Buzbee represented multiple women in the sexual misconduct lawsuits against Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson.

Josh primo Lawsuit 

 A former sports psychologist for the Spurs contends in a lawsuit that prized guard Josh Primo Lawsuit , exposed himself to her repeatedly during counseling sessions and that team officials did nothing about it, despite her complaints.

In a lawsuit filed Thursday in state District Court in Bexar County, Hillary Cauthen said Primo, 19, exposed his genitals to her on nine occasions.

Joshua Primo : Lawsuit | Contract | Stats | Net worth

Josh primo Lawsuit by Hillary Cauthen, The suit says Cauthen told Spurs general manager Brian Wright in January about Primo’s conduct and that team executives minimized it and ultimately forced her out.

“The organization I worked for failed me,” a tearful Cauthen said at a news conference Thursday at her lawyer’s office in Houston. “It took the Spurs 10 months to do the right thing — that’s too long.”

The Spurs released Primo, a second-year player regarded as a potential star, last Friday, a stunning move for which the team offered no explanation.

Primo and his team have emphatically refuted the allegations. He released a statement through social media shortly after he was waived by the Spurs. The 19-year old revealed that he is seeking help to cope with the trauma he has experienced in his life. He will use the time off to focus on his mental health.

According to a report from TMZ, an unnamed source close to Primo claimed the situation was the result of a wardrobe malfunction. Primo frequently sought counseling after practice. It was an issue with his basketball shorts that caused the wardrobe mishaps.

Josh primo contract 

Former San Antonio Spurs lottery pick Josh Primo has officially cleared the free agency waiver as of Monday night.

Joshua Primo : Lawsuit | Contract | Stats | Net worth

Contract: 4 yr(s) / $18,415,445    
Average Salary: $4,603,861
Guaranteed at Signing     $8,091,120
Signed Using: Entry Level/Rookie
Free Agent: 2025 / RFA

At this point, however, no team in the league has decided to claim the troubled 19-year-old off the wire, which means that he remains without a team for the time being.

Primo’s current deal will earn him $4.1 million this season, and another $4.3 next year. The Spurs will be obliged to pay these amounts up and until a new team signs the former Alabama standout.

As Woj also touched on, teams from around the league are unwilling to commit this amount of money to Primo given the situation he has placed himself in.

The No. 12 overall pick of the 2021 NBA Draft reportedly exposed himself to a female Spurs employee, who is now suing him over these shocking allegations. 


He played college basketball for the Alabama Crimson Tide. Primo was the youngest player in the NBA during the 2021–22 season.

Joshua Primo : Lawsuit | Contract | Stats | Net worth


Primo was selected with the 12th pick in the 2021 NBA draft by the San Antonio Spurs.

Primo was later included in the 2021 NBA Summer League roster of the Spurs. On August 11, 2021, the San Antonio Spurs announced that they had signed Primo.

And on October 20, 2021, Primo made his debut in the NBA, coming-off from bench in final five minutes with three points in a 123–97 win over the Orlando Magic, while Primo had been regarded as the youngest player who attended college to play in the NBA. On October 27, 2021, Primo received his first assignment to Austin Spurs.

Primo was waived by the Spurs on October 28, 2022. In a statement released by ESPN through Adrian Wojnarowski, he is seeking mental health treatment due to a “previous trauma”. The next day, it was revealed that Primo allegedly exposed himself to several women.

Net worth 

There are no accurate reports stating Primo’s actual net worth. However, the 18-year-old is speculated to have a net worth somewhere around $3 million in 2022.

Joshua Primo : Lawsuit | Contract | Stats | Net worth

Birth Place Toronto, Ontario
Father’s Name Michael Primo
Mother’s Name Sandra Eileen Primo
Star Sign Capricorn
College University of Alabama    
Net Worth (2022)           $3 million
Salary (2022) $3,289,000

Moreover, his net worth is set to rise exponentially as he is now an NBA player.

According to, Primo will enjoy an annual salary of $3,289,000. The mentioned salary is a part of his four-year NBA rookie contract.

By Rishabh

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