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Forwards (14)
$25.58M$25.93M
Hudler, Jiri » Requires Waivers  $4,000,000$4,000,000 $4,000,000$4,000,000
UFA
Jones, David » Requires Waivers  $4,000,000$4,000,000 $4,000,000$4,000,000
UFA
Raymond, Mason » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $3,150,000$3,150,000 $3,150,000$3,150,000 $3,150,000$3,150,000
UFA
Stajan, Matt » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $3,625,000$3,125,000 $3,375,000$3,125,000 $3,000,000$3,125,000 $2,500,000$3,125,000
UFA
Glencross, Curtis » Requires Waivers  NMC $2,500,000$2,550,000
UFA
Backlund, Mikael » Requires Waivers  $1,500,000$1,500,000
RFA
Colborne, Joe » Requires Waivers  $1,275,000$1,275,000 $1,275,000$1,275,000
RFA
Bollig, Brandon » Requires Waivers  $1,150,000$1,250,000 $1,300,000$1,250,000 $1,300,000$1,250,000
UFA
Monahan, Sean »  2—85 Waiver Exempt

Sean Monahan'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 played in 75, meaning he is 85 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$850,000 $925,000$925,000 $850,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
Gaudreau, Johnny »  2—159 Waiver Exempt

Johnny Gaudreau'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 played in 1, meaning he is 159 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$925,000 $925,000$925,000 $925,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
Bouma, Lance » Requires Waivers  $775,000$775,000
RFA
Setoguchi, Devin » Requires Waivers  $750,000$750,000
UFA
McGrattan, Brian » Requires Waivers  $750,000$750,000
UFA
Byron, Paul » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
Westgarth, Kevin » Requires Waivers 
UFA $725,000
Defensemen (7)
$21.11M$21.05M
Wideman, Dennis » Requires Waivers  NMC $5,000,000$5,250,000 $5,250,000$5,250,000 $6,000,000$5,250,000
UFA
Giordano, Mark » Requires Waivers  NMC (2011-12 through 2013-14); NTC (2014-15). $4,000,000$4,020,000 $4,000,000$4,020,000
UFA
Smid, Ladislav » Requires Waivers  $3,250,000$3,500,000 $3,750,000$3,500,000 $4,000,000$3,500,000
UFA
Engelland, Deryk » Requires Waivers  $3,000,000$2,916,667 $3,000,000$2,916,667 $2,750,000$2,916,667
UFA
Russell, Kris » Requires Waivers  $2,600,000$2,600,000 $2,600,000$2,600,000
UFA
Brodie, T.J. » Requires Waivers  $2,500,000$2,125,000
RFA
Potter, Corey » Requires Waivers  $700,000$700,000
UFA
Goaltenders (2)
$7.25M$7.40M
Hiller, Jonas » Requires Waivers  $4,500,000$4,500,000 $4,500,000$4,500,000
UFA
Ramo, Karri » Requires Waivers  $2,900,000$2,750,000
UFA
Buyouts (1)
$0.00M$0.73M
O'Brien, Shane » $733,333$0 $733,333$0
Roster Size 23 14 6 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. $55,108,333 $42,783,333 $20,200,000 $2,500,000
Cap Payroll Cap dollars spent on roster or projected roster. Excludes the annual average of performance bonuses. $53,936,667 $41,436,667 $19,191,667 $3,125,000
Bonuses Maximum performance bonuses attainable for roster or projected roster. $1,775,000 $1,775,000 $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. $15,063,333 $27,563,333 $49,808,333 $65,875,000
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. $9,563,333 $31,808,333 $40,875,000
Non-Roster Players (25)
D Wotherspoon, T. »  2—146 Waiver Exempt

Tyler Wotherspoon'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 played in 14, meaning he is 146 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$925,000$925,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
F Jooris, Josh »  2—60 Waiver Exempt

Josh Jooris'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
$925,000$925,000
RFA
F Bennett, Sam »  5—160 Waiver Exempt

Sam Bennett'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
$2,300,000 $925,000$925,000 $2,300,000 $925,000$925,000 $2,300,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
F Van Brabant, B. »  2—64 Waiver Exempt

Bryce Van Brabant'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 played in 6, meaning he is 64 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$437,500 $925,000$912,500
RFA
F Knight, Corban »  2—53 Waiver Exempt

Corban Knight'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 7, meaning he is 53 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$2,850,000 $900,000$900,000
RFA
F Baertschi, Sven »  1—92 Waiver Exempt

Sven Baertschi'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 51, meaning he is 92 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$531,250 $832,500$894,167
RFA
D Sieloff, Patrick »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Patrick Sieloff'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
$925,000$894,167 $925,000$894,167 $832,500$894,167
RFA
F Klimchuk, Morgan »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Morgan Klimchuk'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
$925,000$894,167 $925,000$894,167 $832,500$894,167
RFA
F Poirier, Emile »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Emile Poirier'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
$925,000$894,167 $925,000$894,167 $832,500$894,167
RFA
F Arnold, Bill »  2—79 Waiver Exempt

Bill Arnold'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 1, meaning he is 79 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$12,500 $875,000$887,500
RFA
F Wolf, David »  1— *  Waiver Exempt

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

  EL
$57,500 $867,500$867,500
RFA
F Hanowski, Ben »  1—44 Waiver Exempt

Ben Hanowski'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 16, meaning he is 44 away from his exemption ending.

 
$850,500$850,500
RFA
F Agostino, Kenneth »  2—72 Waiver Exempt

Kenneth Agostino'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 8, meaning he is 72 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$55,000 $790,000$845,000
RFA
F Granlund, Markus »  2—153 Waiver Exempt

Markus Granlund'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 played in 7, meaning he is 153 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$157,500 $767,500$767,500 $157,500 $792,500$767,500
RFA
D Acolatse, Sena » Requires Waivers  $700,000$700,000
RFA
D Ramage, John »  2—70 Waiver Exempt

John Ramage'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
$210,000 $690,000$690,000
RFA
D Kanzig, Keegan »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Keegan Kanzig'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
$232,500 $667,500$661,667 $232,500 $667,500$661,667 $232,500 $650,000$661,667
RFA
D Cundari, Mark » Requires Waivers  $660,000$660,000
RFA
D Kulak, Brett »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Brett Kulak'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
$160,000 $635,000$656,667 $160,000 $655,000$656,667 $160,000 $680,000$656,667
RFA
D Culkin, Ryan »  3—80 Waiver Exempt

Ryan Culkin'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
$160,000 $635,000$656,667 $160,000 $655,000$656,667 $160,000 $680,000$656,667
RFA
F Reinhart, Max »  1—124 Waiver Exempt

Max Reinhart'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 19, meaning he is 124 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$260,000 $600,000$618,333
RFA
F Ferland, Michael »  1—143 Waiver Exempt

Michael Ferland'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
$185,833 $600,000$612,222
RFA
G Ortio, Joni »  1—63 Waiver Exempt

Joni Ortio's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 72 games remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 72 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has played in 9, meaning he is 63 away from his exemption ending.

 
$600,000$600,000 $600,000$600,000
RFA
F Elson, Turner »  1—143 Waiver Exempt

Turner Elson'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
$550,000$565,000
RFA
G Thiessen, Brad » Requires Waivers  $550,000$550,000
UFA
D Billins, Chad »  1—50 Waiver Exempt

Chad Billins'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 played in 10, meaning he is 50 away from his exemption ending.

 
RFA $925,000
G Roy, Olivier »  1—72 Waiver Exempt

Olivier Roy's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 72 games remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 72 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has not yet appeared in any NHL games.

 
UFA $700,000
F Eddy, David »  1—52 Waiver Exempt

David Eddy'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.

 
UFA $545,000