mobile armchair-gm faq about Twitter Twitter

Salary Cap Chart



Waiver EligibleWaiver Exempt NTC/NMC Bonus Prev Cap Hit 35+ EL SR RSA Unconfirmed
Waiver Eligible/Ineligible No Trade/
Movement Clause
Perf. Bonus
Eligible
Previous
Cap Hit
Aged 35+
Contract
Entry-Level
Contract
Slide
Risk
Retained Salary
Acquisition
Two-Way
Player 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21
Forwards (13)
$40.06M$39.38M
Bergeron, Patrice » Requires Waivers  NMC (2014-15 through 2019-20); Limited NTC (2020-21 through 2021-22); Source: RDS $7,500,000$6,500,000 $8,250,000$6,500,000 $8,250,000$6,500,000 $8,000,000$6,500,000 $6,500,000$6,500,000 $5,000,000$6,500,000 $4,250,000$6,500,000
Lucic, Milan » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,500,000$6,000,000
UFA
Krejci, David » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC (can submit six-team no-trade list in 2013-14 and 2014-15; changes to NMC on Sept. 2, 2014, with signing of 2015-2021 extension). $5,250,000$5,250,000 $7,250,000$7,250,000 $7,250,000$7,250,000 $7,500,000$7,250,000 $7,500,000$7,250,000 $7,000,000$7,250,000 $7,000,000$7,250,000
Marchand, Brad » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $4,500,000$4,500,000 $4,500,000$4,500,000 $5,000,000$4,500,000
UFA
Eriksson, Loui » Requires Waivers  NTC at time of signing (not eligible to begin until 2013-14); subsequent trade may have voided clause. $4,500,000$4,250,000 $4,500,000$4,250,000
UFA
Savard, Marc » Requires Waivers  NTC (full for 2010-11; partial for 2011-12 through 2013-14; none for 2013-14 and beyond) $1,500,000$4,027,143 $575,000$4,027,143 $575,000$4,027,143
UFA
Kelly, Chris » Requires Waivers  NTC (2012-13 and 2013-14); Limited NTC (2014-15 and 2015-16; player can a) provide eight-team trade list by June 1, 2014, or, if not, b) at team’s request, must provide within 24 hours an eight-team trade-list or lose all no-trade privileges). $3,500,000$3,000,000 $2,500,000$3,000,000
UFA
Campbell, Gregory » Requires Waivers  $1,700,000$1,600,000
UFA
Smith, Reilly » Requires Waivers  $1,400,000$1,400,000
RFA
Paille, Daniel » Requires Waivers  $1,300,000$1,300,000
UFA
Soderberg, Carl » Requires Waivers  $1,000,000$1,008,333
UFA
Fraser, Matt » Requires Waivers  $625,000$625,000
RFA
Caron, Jordan » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
Defensemen (8)
$20.19M$20.63M
Chara, Zdeno » Requires Waivers  NMC $7,000,000$6,916,667 $7,000,000$6,916,667 $5,000,000$6,916,667 For more information on Chara's diving cap hit, visit our FAQ and click the What's the Ilya Kovalchuk rule? link. $4,000,000$4,000,000
UFA
Seidenberg, D. » Requires Waivers  NTC (2014-15 through Dec. 31, 2016); Modified NTC (Jan. 1, 2017 through end of 2017-18). $4,000,000$4,000,000 $4,500,000$4,000,000 $4,500,000$4,000,000 $3,000,000$4,000,000
UFA
Boychuk, Johnny » Requires Waivers  Full NTC (July 1, 2012, to Feb. 1, 2013); Modified NTC (Feb. 2, 2013 to June 30, 2013: player supplies eight-team trade list); Modified NTC (July 1, 2013, to May 31, 2014: player supplies 15-team trade list). $3,600,000$3,366,667
UFA
McQuaid, Adam » Requires Waivers  $1,800,000$1,566,667
UFA
Krug, Torey » Requires Waivers  $1,400,000$1,400,000
RFA
Bartkowski, Matt » Requires Waivers  $1,250,000$1,250,000
UFA
Hamilton, Dougie »  1—22 Waiver Exempt

Dougie Hamilton's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 147 games remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 147 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has played in 125, meaning he is 22 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$600,000 $832,500$894,167
RFA
Miller, Kevan » Requires Waivers  $750,000$800,000 $850,000$800,000
UFA
Goaltenders (2)
$7.60M$8.10M
Rask, Tuukka » Requires Waivers  NMC (2013-14 through 2016-17); NTC (2017-18 through 2018-19, player submits eight-team trade list; 2019-20 through 2020-21, player submits 15-team trade list). $7,500,000$7,000,000 $7,500,000$7,000,000 $7,500,000$7,000,000 $7,500,000$7,000,000 $7,000,000$7,000,000 $6,500,000$7,000,000 $6,500,000$7,000,000
Svedberg, Niklas »  1—51 Waiver Exempt

Niklas Svedberg's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 52 games remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 52 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has played in 1, meaning he is 51 away from his exemption ending.

 
$600,000$600,000
RFA
Carryover Bonus Overages
From Previous Season $4,779,500
Roster Size 23 11 7 5 3 3 3
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. $72,887,000 $53,925,000 $38,075,000 $30,000,000 $21,000,000 $18,500,000 $17,750,000
Cap Payroll Cap dollars spent on roster or projected roster. Excludes the annual average of performance bonuses. $72,634,143 $54,243,810 $40,193,810 $28,750,000 $20,750,000 $20,750,000 $20,750,000
Bonuses Maximum performance bonuses attainable for roster or projected roster. $600,000 $0 $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. -$3,634,143 $14,756,190 $28,806,190 $40,250,000 $48,250,000 $48,250,000 $48,250,000
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. $10,806,190 $15,250,000 $23,250,000 $23,250,000 $23,250,000
Non-Roster Players (25)
F Pastrnak, David »  5—160 Waiver Exempt

David Pastrnak'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
$925,000$925,000 $925,000$925,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
F Ferlin, Brian »  3—70 Waiver Exempt

Brian Ferlin'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
$50,000 $825,000$875,000 $50,000 $925,000$875,000
RFA
D Morrow, Joe »  1—160 Waiver Exempt

Joe Morrow's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 160 games remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 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
$832,500$863,333 $832,500$863,333
RFA
G Subban, Malcolm »  3—80 Waiver Exempt

Malcolm Subban'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
$600,000 $925,000$863,333 $600,000 $832,500$863,333 $600,000 $832,500$863,333
RFA
F Lindblad, Matt »  2—58 Waiver Exempt

Matt Lindblad'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 played in 2, meaning he is 58 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$91,250 $925,000$833,750
RFA
F Camara, Anthony »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Anthony Camara'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
$107,500 $817,500$817,500 $107,500 $867,500$817,500
RFA
D Arnesson, Linus »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Linus Arnesson'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
$107,500 $767,500$817,500 $107,500 $817,500$817,500 $107,500 $867,500$817,500
RFA
D Casto, Chris »  2—70 Waiver Exempt

Chris Casto's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 70 games remains in place through to the end of the 2015-16 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
$132,500 $792,500$792,500 $132,500 $842,500$792,500
RFA
F Khokhlachev, A. »  2—159 Waiver Exempt

Alexander Khokhlachev'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 1, meaning he is 159 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$107,500 $817,500$786,667 $107,500 $775,000$786,667
RFA
F Knight, Jared »  1—143 Waiver Exempt

Jared Knight'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
$110,000 $725,000$760,000
RFA
F Spooner, Ryan »  1—116 Waiver Exempt

Ryan Spooner'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 played in 27, meaning he is 116 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$110,000 $725,000$760,000
RFA
F Griffith, Seth »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Seth Griffith'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
$165,833 $742,500$759,167 $165,833 $792,500$759,167
RFA
F Fallstrom, A. »  2—60 Waiver Exempt

Alexander Fallstrom'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
$172,500 $765,000$727,500
RFA
F Sexton, Ben »  3—60 Waiver Exempt

Ben Sexton's waiver exemption of 3 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
$210,000 $665,000$690,000 $210,000 $715,000$690,000
RFA
G Morrison, Adam »  2—54 Waiver Exempt

Adam Morrison's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 54 games remains in place through to the end of the 2015-16 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 54 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$55,000 $670,000$645,000
RFA
D Trotman, Zach »  1—58 Waiver Exempt

Zach Trotman'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 played in 2, meaning he is 58 away from his exemption ending.

 
$600,000$625,000 $650,000$625,000
RFA
D Breen, C. » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
D Warsofsky, David » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
F Cunningham, Craig » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
F Florek, Justin »  1—50 Waiver Exempt

Justin Florek'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 played in 10, meaning he is 50 away from his exemption ending.

 
$600,000$600,000
RFA
D Cross, Tommy »  1—52 Waiver Exempt

Tommy Cross's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 52 games remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 52 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

 
$600,000$600,000
RFA
F Robins, Bobby » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
F Flick, Rob »  1—69 Waiver Exempt

Rob Flick's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 69 games remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 69 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$607,500$599,167
RFA
F Randell, Tyler » Requires Waivers  $575,000$575,000
RFA
G Smith, Jeremy » Requires Waivers  $550,000$550,000
RFA