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Player 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21
Forwards (14)
$38.58M$38.42M
Stastny, Paul » Requires Waivers  NTC $6,500,000$7,000,000 $7,000,000$7,000,000 $7,000,000$7,000,000 $7,500,000$7,000,000
UFA
Steen, Alexander » Requires Waivers  NTC $5,100,000$5,800,000 $5,800,000$5,800,000 $6,500,000$5,800,000
UFA
Backes, David » Requires Waivers  NTC (not eligible until 2012-13, details TBA) $4,750,000$4,500,000 $4,750,000$4,500,000
UFA
Oshie, T.J. » Requires Waivers  $4,500,000$4,175,000 $4,500,000$4,175,000 $4,500,000$4,175,000
UFA
Berglund, Patrik » Requires Waivers  NTC (starting July 1, 2015; player specifies seven-team no-trade list) $3,700,000$3,700,000 $3,700,000$3,700,000 $3,700,000$3,700,000
UFA
Lehtera, Jori »  1—60 Waiver Exempt

Jori Lehtera's waiver exemption of 3 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.

 
$3,250,000$2,750,000 $2,250,000$2,750,000
UFA
Ott, Steve » Requires Waivers  $2,600,000$2,600,000 $2,600,000$2,600,000
UFA
Schwartz, Jaden » Requires Waivers  $2,000,000$2,350,000 $2,700,000$2,350,000
RFA
Paajarvi, Magnus » Requires Waivers  $1,400,000$1,200,000
RFA
Reaves, Ryan » Requires Waivers  $1,125,000$1,125,000 $1,125,000$1,125,000 $1,125,000$1,125,000 $1,125,000$1,125,000
UFA
Lapierre, Maxim » Requires Waivers  $1,200,000$1,100,000
UFA
Tarasenko, V. » Requires Waivers  EL $850,000 $900,000$900,000
RFA
Lindstrom, Joakim » Requires Waivers  $700,000$700,000
UFA
Porter, Chris » Requires Waivers  $700,000$675,000
UFA
Sobotka, Vladimir » Requires Waivers 
RFA $1,300,000
Defensemen (7)
$25.34M$24.25M
Pietrangelo, Alex » Requires Waivers  NTC (eligible starting in 2017-18, details TBA) $5,500,000$6,500,000 $6,500,000$6,500,000 $7,000,000$6,500,000 $7,000,000$6,500,000 $7,000,000$6,500,000 $7,500,000$6,500,000
UFA
Bouwmeester, Jay » Requires Waivers  NTC $5,000,000$5,400,000 $5,600,000$5,400,000 $5,600,000$5,400,000 $5,400,000$5,400,000 $5,400,000$5,400,000
UFA
Shattenkirk, K. » Requires Waivers  $4,200,000$4,250,000 $4,300,000$4,250,000 $5,200,000$4,250,000
UFA
Jackman, Barret » Requires Waivers  NTC $3,250,000$3,166,667
UFA
Gunnarsson, Carl » Requires Waivers  RSA $2,950,000$2,950,000 $3,230,952$2,950,000
UFA
Leopold, Jordan » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $2,250,000$2,250,000
UFA
Cole, Ian » Requires Waivers  $900,000$825,000
RFA
Colaiacovo, Carlo » Requires Waivers 
UFA $750,000
Goaltenders (2)
$3.30M$3.15M
Elliott, Brian » Requires Waivers  $2,300,000$2,500,000 $2,500,000$2,500,000 $2,700,000$2,500,000
UFA
Allen, Jake » Requires Waivers  $850,000$800,000
RFA
Carryover Bonus Overages
From Previous Season $700,000
Roster Size 23 14 9 4 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. $66,325,000 $56,555,952 $43,325,000 $21,025,000 $12,400,000 $7,500,000
Cap Payroll Cap dollars spent on roster or projected roster. Excludes the annual average of performance bonuses. $67,916,667 $55,600,000 $40,450,000 $20,025,000 $11,900,000 $6,500,000
Bonuses Maximum performance bonuses attainable for roster or projected roster. $850,000 $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. $1,083,333 $13,400,000 $28,550,000 $48,975,000 $57,100,000 $62,500,000
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. $10,550,000 $23,975,000 $32,100,000 $37,500,000
Non-Roster Players (28)
F Fabbri, Robby »  5—160 Waiver Exempt

Robby Fabbri'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
$212,500 $925,000$925,000 $212,500 $925,000$925,000 $212,500 $925,000$925,000
RFA
F Barbashev, Ivan »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Ivan Barbashev's waiver exemption of 4 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
$121,667 $742,500$803,333 $121,667 $742,500$803,333 $121,667 $925,000$803,333
RFA
F Rattie, Ty »  2—158 Waiver Exempt

Ty Rattie'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 2, meaning he is 158 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$121,667 $742,500$772,500 $121,667 $832,500$772,500
RFA
F Jaskin, Dmitrij »  2—140 Waiver Exempt

Dmitrij Jaskin'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 20, meaning he is 140 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$121,667 $742,500$772,500 $121,667 $832,500$772,500
RFA
D Edmundson, Joel »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Joel Edmundson'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
$182,500 $717,500$742,500 $182,500 $867,500$742,500
RFA
D Vannelli, Thomas »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Thomas Vannelli's waiver exemption of 4 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
$182,500 $642,500$742,500 $182,500 $717,500$742,500 $182,500 $867,500$742,500
RFA
F Mueller, Peter » Requires Waivers  $700,000$700,000
UFA
D Prosser, Nate » Requires Waivers  $700,000$700,000
UFA
D Hakanpaa, Jani »  1—138 Waiver Exempt

Jani Hakanpaa'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
$201,667 $740,000$698,333
RFA
F Veilleux, Yannick »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Yannick Veilleux'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
$158,333 $685,000$675,000 $158,333 $710,000$675,000
RFA
F Pochiro, Zachary »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Zachary Pochiro'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
$136,667 $635,000$663,333 $136,667 $655,000$663,333 $136,667 $700,000$663,333
RFA
G Lundstrom, Niklas »  3—80 Waiver Exempt

Niklas Lundstrom's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 80 games remains in place through to the end of the 2016-17 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
$194,167 $635,000$655,833 $194,167 $697,500$655,833
RFA
F Fraser, Colin » Requires Waivers  $650,000$650,000
UFA
D Butler, Chris » Requires Waivers  $650,000$650,000
UFA
D Lindbohm, Petteri »  3—80 Waiver Exempt

Petteri Lindbohm's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 80 games remains in place through to the end of the 2016-17 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
$63,333 $620,000$636,667 $63,333 $645,000$636,667 $63,333 $645,000$636,667
RFA
G Binnington, J. »  3—80 Waiver Exempt

Jordan Binnington's waiver exemption of 5 year(s) and 80 games remains in place through to the end of the 2016-17 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
$266,667 $642,500$636,111 $266,667 $625,000$636,111
RFA
F Tesink, Ryan »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Ryan Tesink'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
$41,667 $615,000$625,000 $41,667 $645,000$625,000
RFA
F Doty, Jacob »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Jacob Doty'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
$41,667 $615,000$625,000 $41,667 $645,000$625,000
RFA
D Sergeev, Dmitrii »  5—160 Waiver Exempt

Dmitrii Sergeev'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
$605,000$623,333 $632,500$623,333 $632,500$623,333
RFA
F McCarthy, John » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
F McRae, Philip » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
F Ferriero, Benn » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
D Shields, David » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
F Wannstrom, S. » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
F Beach, Cody »  1—143 Waiver Exempt

Cody Beach's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 143 games remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 143 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$141,667 $550,000$591,667
RFA
D Regner, Brent » Requires Waivers  $550,000$550,000
RFA
F Cannone, Pat » Requires Waivers  $550,000$550,000
UFA
F Welsh, Jeremy » Requires Waivers  $550,000$550,000
UFA
F Andronov, Sergey »  1—60 Waiver Exempt

Sergey Andronov'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 $627,500
D Ponich, Brett » Requires Waivers 
UFA $878,333
F Hanson, Christian » Requires Waivers 
UFA $550,000