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Player 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21
Forwards (13)
$28.78M$30.89M
Horton, Nathan » Requires Waivers  NMC (2013-14 through 2016-17); Limited NTC (2017-18 through 2019-20); Source: Columbus Dispatch $6,000,000$5,300,000 $6,000,000$5,300,000 $6,000,000$5,300,000 $6,000,000$5,300,000 $4,500,000$5,300,000 $3,600,000$5,300,000
UFA
Hartnell, Scott » Requires Waivers  NMC $5,000,000$4,750,000 $5,000,000$4,750,000 $5,000,000$4,750,000 $4,500,000$4,750,000 $3,000,000$4,750,000
UFA
Dubinsky, Brandon » Requires Waivers  $4,650,000$4,200,000 $5,850,000$5,850,000 $5,850,000$5,850,000 $5,850,000$5,850,000 $5,850,000$5,850,000 $5,850,000$5,850,000 $5,850,000$5,850,000
Anisimov, Artem » Requires Waivers  $3,100,000$3,283,333 $4,000,000$3,283,333
UFA
Foligno, Nick » Requires Waivers  $3,750,000$3,083,333
UFA
Boll, Jared » Requires Waivers  $1,700,000$1,700,000 $1,700,000$1,700,000 $1,700,000$1,700,000
UFA
Letestu, Mark » Requires Waivers  $1,300,000$1,250,000
UFA
Atkinson, Cam » Requires Waivers  $1,175,000$1,150,000
RFA
Calvert, Matt » Requires Waivers  $1,125,000$987,500
RFA
Hjalmarsson, S. »  1— *  Waiver Exempt

Simon Hjalmarsson's waiver exemption of 1 year(s) remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 season.

  EL
$925,000$925,000
RFA
Jenner, Boone »  2—82 Waiver Exempt

Boone Jenner's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 160 games remains in place through to the end of the 2015-16 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 160 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has played in 78, meaning he is 82 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$115,833 $792,500$778,333 $115,833 $775,000$778,333
RFA
Gibbons, Brian » Requires Waivers  $750,000$750,000
UFA
Tropp, Corey » Requires Waivers  $625,000$625,000 $625,000$625,000
RFA
Johansen, Ryan » Requires Waivers 
RFA $1,945,000
Defensemen (7)
$18.23M$18.63M
Wisniewski, James » Requires Waivers  NMC, modified NTC $5,000,000$5,500,000 $5,000,000$5,500,000 $3,000,000$5,500,000
UFA
Tyutin, Fedor » Requires Waivers  NMC, modified NTC $4,750,000$4,500,000 $5,000,000$4,500,000 $4,750,000$4,500,000 $4,000,000$4,500,000
UFA
Johnson, Jack » Requires Waivers  $5,000,000$4,357,143 $5,000,000$4,357,143 $5,000,000$4,357,143 $5,000,000$4,357,143
UFA
Savard, David » Requires Waivers  $1,300,000$1,300,000 $1,300,000$1,300,000
RFA
Prout, Dalton » Requires Waivers  $1,050,000$1,075,000 $1,100,000$1,075,000
RFA
Murray, Ryan »  2—89 Waiver Exempt

Ryan Murray's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 160 games remains in place through to the end of the 2015-16 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 160 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has played in 71, meaning he is 89 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$2,600,000 $925,000$894,167 $2,600,000 $832,500$894,167
RFA
Erixon, Tim » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
Goaltenders (2)
$6.28M$6.90M
Bobrovsky, Sergei » Requires Waivers  $6,250,000$5,625,000
RFA
McElhinney, C. » Requires Waivers  $650,000$650,000
UFA
Buyouts (1)
$1.14M$1.14M
Commodore, Mike » $1,141,667$1,141,666$1,141,666
Carryover Bonus Overages
From Previous Season $450,000
Roster Size 22 13 7 5 3 2 1
Salary Cap The upper limit for the given season, or, if not set, the last upper limit officially set by the league. $69,000,000 $69,000,000 $69,000,000 $69,000,000 $69,000,000 $69,000,000 $69,000,000
Salary Payroll Actual dollars spent on roster or projected roster. Includes buyouts and reentry waiver losses, if applicable. Excludes all performance bonuses. $58,009,167 $42,182,500 $31,300,000 $25,350,000 $13,350,000 $9,450,000 $5,850,000
Cap Payroll Cap dollars spent on roster or projected roster. Excludes the annual average of performance bonuses. $54,875,476 $39,912,976 $31,957,143 $24,757,143 $15,900,000 $11,150,000 $5,850,000
Bonuses Maximum performance bonuses attainable for roster or projected roster. $2,715,833 $2,715,833 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Cap Space Available cap dollars based on roster or projected roster. Please note, the calculation of this number excludes the annual average of performance bonuses. If the team exceeds the bonus cushion (7.5 percent of the upper limit), cap space may be less than the number we list. $14,124,524 $29,087,024 $37,042,857 $44,242,857 $53,100,000 $57,850,000 $63,150,000
Floor Space Cap dollars that must be spent to get to lower limit based on roster or projected roster. Based on actual lower limit if officially set; otherwise based on last official lower limit. $11,087,024 $19,042,857 $19,242,857 $28,100,000 $32,850,000 $38,150,000
Non-Roster Players (22)
F Dano, Marko »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Marko Dano's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 160 games remains in place through to the end of the 2016-17 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 160 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$925,000$925,000 $925,000$925,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
F Wennberg, A. »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Alexander Wennberg's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 160 games remains in place through to the end of the 2016-17 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 160 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$475,000 $925,000$925,000 $475,000 $925,000$925,000 $475,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
F Milano, Sonny »  5—160 Waiver Exempt

Sonny Milano's waiver exemption of 5 year(s) and 160 games remains in place through to the end of the 2018-19 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 160 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL  SR
$400,000 $925,000$925,000 $400,000 $925,000$925,000 $400,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
F Rychel, Kerby »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Kerby Rychel's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 160 games remains in place through to the end of the 2016-17 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 160 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL  SR
$350,000 $925,000$894,167 $350,000 $925,000$894,167 $350,000 $832,500$894,167
RFA
F D'Amigo, Jerry » Requires Waivers  $850,500$850,500
RFA
G Dansk, Oscar »  4—80 Waiver Exempt

Oscar Dansk's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 80 games remains in place through to the end of the 2017-18 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 80 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$149,167 $742,500$775,833 $149,167 $792,500$775,833 $149,167 $792,500$775,833
RFA
G Korpisalo, Joonas »  4—80 Waiver Exempt

Joonas Korpisalo's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 80 games remains in place through to the end of the 2017-18 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 80 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$182,500 $692,500$742,500 $182,500 $742,500$742,500 $182,500 $792,500$742,500
RFA
F Tynan, T.J. »  3—70 Waiver Exempt

T.J. Tynan's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 70 games remains in place through to the end of the 2016-17 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 70 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$207,500 $692,500$717,500 $207,500 $742,500$717,500
RFA
F Chaput, Michael »  1—121 Waiver Exempt

Michael Chaput's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 138 games remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 138 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has played in 17, meaning he is 121 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$193,333 $790,000$706,667
RFA
F Anderson, Josh »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Josh Anderson's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 160 games remains in place through to the end of the 2016-17 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 160 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$215,833 $642,500$678,333 $215,833 $692,500$678,333 $215,833 $700,000$678,333
RFA
F Bjorkstrand, O. »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Oliver Bjorkstrand's waiver exemption of 5 year(s) and 160 games remains in place through to the end of the 2017-18 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 160 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL  SR
$215,833 $642,500$678,333 $215,833 $692,500$678,333 $215,833 $700,000$678,333
RFA
F Zaar, Daniel »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Daniel Zaar's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 160 games remains in place through to the end of the 2016-17 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 160 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$650,000$666,667 $650,000$666,667 $700,000$666,667
RFA
F Tyrell, Dana » Requires Waivers  $655,000$655,000
RFA
G Forsberg, Anton »  3—60 Waiver Exempt

Anton Forsberg's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 60 games remains in place through to the end of the 2016-17 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 60 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$45,000 $645,000$655,000 $45,000 $700,000$655,000
RFA
D Goloubef, Cody » Requires Waivers  $625,000$625,000
RFA
D Madaisky, Austin »  1—138 Waiver Exempt

Austin Madaisky's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 138 games remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 138 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$95,000 $650,000$621,667
RFA
F Collins, Sean » Requires Waivers  $620,000$620,000
RFA
F Sedlak, Lukas »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Lukas Sedlak's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 160 games remains in place through to the end of the 2015-16 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 160 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$595,000$613,333 $650,000$613,333
RFA
F Craig, Ryan » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
D Weber, Will » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
D Larkin, Thomas »  2—60 Waiver Exempt

Thomas Larkin's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 60 games remains in place through to the end of the 2015-16 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 60 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$600,000$600,000
RFA
D S.-Denis, F. » Requires Waivers  $550,000$550,000
UFA
D Melart, Ilari »  1—60 Waiver Exempt

Ilari Melart's waiver exemption of 2 year(s) and 60 games remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 60 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

 
RFA $925,000
F Gabriel, Oliver » Requires Waivers 
UFA $675,556
D Taormina, Matt » Requires Waivers 
UFA $650,000