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Player 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21
Forwards (13)
$38.17M$37.78M
Sedin, Daniel » Requires Waivers  NMC $7,000,000$7,000,000 $7,000,000$7,000,000 $7,000,000$7,000,000 $7,000,000$7,000,000
UFA
Sedin, Henrik » Requires Waivers  NMC $7,000,000$7,000,000 $7,000,000$7,000,000 $7,000,000$7,000,000 $7,000,000$7,000,000
UFA
Vrbata, Radim » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $5,000,000$5,000,000 $5,000,000$5,000,000
UFA
Burrows, A. » Requires Waivers  NTC $5,000,000$4,500,000 $4,000,000$4,500,000 $3,000,000$4,500,000
UFA
Higgins, Chris » Requires Waivers  Limited NTC $2,500,000$2,500,000 $2,500,000$2,500,000 $2,500,000$2,500,000
UFA
Hansen, Jannik » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $1,500,000$2,500,000 $2,500,000$2,500,000 $3,000,000$2,500,000 $3,000,000$2,500,000
UFA
Bonino, Nick » Requires Waivers  $1,700,000$1,900,000 $1,900,000$1,900,000 $2,100,000$1,900,000
UFA
Matthias, Shawn » Requires Waivers  $1,850,000$1,750,000
UFA
Kassian, Zack » Requires Waivers  $1,500,000$1,750,000 $2,000,000$1,750,000
RFA
Dorsett, Derek » Requires Waivers  $2,000,000$1,633,333
UFA
Richardson, Brad » Requires Waivers  $1,150,000$1,150,000
UFA
Sestito, Tom » Requires Waivers  $850,000$750,000
UFA
Vey, Linden » Requires Waivers  $735,000$735,000
RFA
Defensemen (7)
$19.68M$18.80M
Edler, Alexander » Requires Waivers  NTC $4,250,000$5,000,000 $6,000,000$5,000,000 $6,000,000$5,000,000 $6,000,000$5,000,000 $4,500,000$5,000,000
UFA
Bieksa, Kevin » Requires Waivers  NTC $4,000,000$4,600,000 $2,500,000$4,600,000
UFA
Hamhuis, Dan » Requires Waivers  NTC $4,250,000$4,500,000 $4,250,000$4,500,000
UFA
Sbisa, Luca » Requires Waivers  $2,900,000$2,175,000
RFA
Tanev, Chris » Requires Waivers  $2,000,000$2,000,000
RFA
Weber, Yannick » Requires Waivers  $850,000$850,000
RFA
Stanton, Ryan » Requires Waivers  $550,000$550,000
RFA
Alberts, Andrew » Requires Waivers 
UFA $600,000
Goaltenders (2)
$7.15M$7.00M
Miller, Ryan » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC (can provide five-team trade list); Source: Nick Kypreos, Sportsnet $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000
UFA
Lack, Eddie » Requires Waivers  $1,000,000$1,150,000 $1,300,000$1,150,000
UFA
Retained Transactions (1)
$0.80M$1.01M
Luongo, Roberto » $1,007,100$800,000 $1,007,100$800,000 $1,007,100$800,000 $1,007,100$800,000 $507,300$800,000 $242,700$800,000 $150,000$800,000
Buyouts (2)
$0.00M$2.98M
Booth, David » $1,583,333$0 $1,583,333$0
Ballard, Keith » $1,400,000$0 $1,400,000$0 $1,400,000$0
Buried (1)
$275,000
Markstrom, Jacob » Requires Waivers  $1,400,000$275,000
RFA
Roster Size 22 13 8 4 1 0 0
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. $68,975,433 $55,940,433 $39,007,100 $24,007,100 $5,007,300 $242,700 $150,000
Cap Payroll Cap dollars spent on roster or projected roster. Excludes the annual average of performance bonuses. $66,068,333 $54,200,000 $37,200,000 $22,300,000 $5,800,000 $800,000 $800,000
Bonuses Maximum performance bonuses attainable for roster or projected roster. $0 $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. $2,931,667 $14,800,000 $31,800,000 $46,700,000 $63,200,000 $68,200,000 $68,200,000
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. $13,800,000 $21,700,000 $38,200,000 $43,200,000 $43,200,000
Non-Roster Players (29)
G Eriksson, Joacim »  2—59 Waiver Exempt

Joacim Eriksson'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 1, meaning he is 59 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$925,000$925,000
RFA
F Zalewski, Michael »  2—78 Waiver Exempt

Michael Zalewski's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 80 games remains in place through to the end of the 2015-16 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 80 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has played in 2, meaning he is 78 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$925,000$925,000
RFA
F McCann, Jared »  5—160 Waiver Exempt

Jared McCann'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 Virtanen, Jake »  5—160 Waiver Exempt

Jake Virtanen'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
$850,000 $925,000$925,000 $850,000 $925,000$925,000 $850,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
F Horvat, Bo »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Bo Horvat'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
$850,000 $925,000$894,167 $850,000 $925,000$894,167 $850,000 $832,500$894,167
RFA
F Shinkaruk, Hunter »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Hunter Shinkaruk'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
$212,500 $925,000$894,167 $212,500 $925,000$894,167 $212,500 $832,500$894,167
RFA
F Jensen, Nicklas »  2—141 Waiver Exempt

Nicklas Jensen's waiver exemption of 5 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 19, meaning he is 141 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$832,500$863,333 $832,500$863,333
RFA
F Gaunce, Brendan »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Brendan Gaunce's waiver exemption of 5 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
$162,500 $925,000$863,333 $162,500 $832,500$863,333 $162,500 $832,500$863,333
RFA
F Fox, Dane »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Dane Fox'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
$94,167 $925,000$830,833 $94,167 $925,000$830,833
RFA
F Mallet, Alexandre »  1—138 Waiver Exempt

Alexandre Mallet'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
$240,833 $717,500$684,167
RFA
D Tommernes, Henrik »  2—60 Waiver Exempt

Henrik Tommernes'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
$245,000 $717,500$680,000
RFA
F Kenins, Ronalds »  2—70 Waiver Exempt

Ronalds Kenins'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
$245,000 $717,500$680,000
RFA
F Grenier, A. »  2—70 Waiver Exempt

Alexandre Grenier'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
$135,000 $650,000$640,000
RFA
D Cederholm, Anton »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Anton Cederholm'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
$33,333 $615,000$633,333 $33,333 $640,000$633,333 $33,333 $645,000$633,333
RFA
F Blomstrand, L. »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Ludwig Blomstrand'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
$116,667 $625,000$633,333 $116,667 $650,000$633,333
RFA
F Cassels, Cole »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Cole Cassels'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
$274,167 $642,500$620,000 $274,167 $642,500$620,000 $274,167 $575,000$620,000
RFA
F Jeffrey, Dustin » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
D Sanguinetti, B. » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
F O'Reilly, Cal » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
D Biega, Alex » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
D Andersson, Peter » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
F Archibald, Darren » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
G Cannata, Joe »  2—54 Waiver Exempt

Joe Cannata'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.

 
$600,000$600,000
RFA
F De Fazio, Brandon » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
F Lain, Kellan »  1—43 Waiver Exempt

Kellan Lain'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 9, meaning he is 43 away from his exemption ending.

 
$600,000$600,000
RFA
D Corrado, Frank »  1—125 Waiver Exempt

Frank Corrado'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 22, meaning he is 125 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$8,333 $575,000$591,111
RFA
D Blain, Jeremie »  2—80 Waiver Exempt

Jeremie Blain's waiver exemption of 3 year(s) and 80 games remains in place through to the end of the 2015-16 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
$580,000$588,333 $605,000$588,333
RFA
F Friesen, Alex »  1—69 Waiver Exempt

Alex Friesen'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
$590,000$586,667
RFA
D McEneny, Evan »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Evan McEneny's waiver exemption of 5 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
$605,000$583,889 $575,000$583,889 $575,000$583,889
RFA
D Sauve, Yann » Requires Waivers 
UFA $708,750