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Player 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21
Forwards (13)
$35.21M$34.73M
Stamkos, Steven » Requires Waivers  NMC for 2015-16 $8,000,000$7,500,000 $5,500,000$7,500,000
UFA
Callahan, Ryan » Requires Waivers  NMC with limited NTC in 2018-19 and 2019-20 $6,000,000$5,800,000 $6,400,000$5,800,000 $6,500,000$5,800,000 $6,500,000$5,800,000 $4,700,000$5,800,000 $4,700,000$5,800,000
UFA
Filppula, V. » Requires Waivers  NMC, modified NTC $5,000,000$5,000,000 $6,000,000$5,000,000 $5,000,000$5,000,000 $5,000,000$5,000,000
UFA
Johnson, Tyler » Requires Waivers  $2,800,000$3,333,333 $3,200,000$3,333,333 $4,000,000$3,333,333
RFA
Palat, Ondrej » Requires Waivers  $2,800,000$3,333,333 $3,200,000$3,333,333 $4,000,000$3,333,333
RFA
Killorn, A. » Requires Waivers  $2,400,000$2,550,000 $2,700,000$2,550,000
RFA
Boyle, Brian » Requires Waivers  $2,000,000$2,000,000 $2,000,000$2,000,000 $2,000,000$2,000,000
UFA
Morrow, Brenden » Requires Waivers  $1,550,000$1,550,000
UFA
Brown, J.T. » Requires Waivers  $925,000$950,000 $975,000$950,000
RFA
Drouin, Jonathan »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Jonathan Drouin'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
$2,300,000 $925,000$894,167 $2,300,000 $925,000$894,167 $2,300,000 $832,500$894,167
RFA
Connolly, Brett » Requires Waivers  $850,500$850,500
RFA
Panik, Richard » Requires Waivers  $735,000$735,000
RFA
Kucherov, Nikita »  2—106 Waiver Exempt

Nikita Kucherov'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 54, meaning he is 106 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$182,500 $742,500$711,667 $182,500 $700,000$711,667
RFA
Defensemen (9)
$28.82M$27.75M
Carle, Matt » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $5,750,000$5,500,000 $5,500,000$5,500,000 $5,500,000$5,500,000 $5,500,000$5,500,000
UFA
Garrison, Jason » Requires Waivers  NTC (trade may have voided clause) $5,000,000$4,600,000 $4,500,000$4,600,000 $3,600,000$4,600,000 $2,500,000$4,600,000
UFA
Stralman, Anton » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $4,500,000$4,500,000 $4,500,000$4,500,000 $4,500,000$4,500,000 $4,500,000$4,500,000 $4,500,000$4,500,000
UFA
Hedman, Victor » Requires Waivers  $4,000,000$4,000,000 $5,750,000$4,000,000 $4,250,000$4,000,000
UFA
Brewer, Eric » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $3,750,000$3,875,000
UFA
Ohlund, Mattias » Requires Waivers  NMC, limited NTC $2,000,000$3,607,143 $1,000,000$3,607,143
UFA
Gudas, Radko » Requires Waivers  $1,000,000$991,667 $1,400,000$991,667
RFA
Barberio, Mark » Requires Waivers  $874,125$874,125
RFA
Sustr, Andrej »  1—12 Waiver Exempt

Andrej Sustr'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 48, meaning he is 12 away from his exemption ending.

 
$874,125$874,125
RFA
Salo, Sami » Requires Waivers 
UFA $3,750,000
Lee, Brian » Requires Waivers 
UFA $1,150,000
Goaltenders (2)
$3.85M$3.95M
Bishop, Ben » Requires Waivers  $2,400,000$2,300,000 $5,950,000$5,950,000 $5,950,000$5,950,000
UFA
Nabokov, Evgeni » Requires Waivers  $1,550,000$1,550,000
UFA
Retained Transactions (1)
$1.60M$1.67M
Gagner, Sam » $1,666,667$1,600,000 $1,666,667$1,600,000
UFA
Buyouts (3)
$1.17M$6.76M
Prospal, Vinny » $1,166,667$1,166,667$1,166,667
Lecavalier, V. » $4,761,905$0 $3,761,905$0 $1,761,905$0 $1,761,905$0 $1,761,905$0 $1,761,905$0 $1,761,905$0
Malone, Ryan » $833,333$0 $833,333$0
Carryover Bonus Overages
From Previous Season $231,200
Roster Size 24 17 11 5 2 1 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. $75,086,022 $66,461,905 $47,894,405 $25,761,905 $10,961,905 $6,461,905 $1,761,905
Cap Payroll Cap dollars spent on roster or projected roster. Excludes the annual average of performance bonuses. $70,877,927 $62,821,310 $44,910,833 $25,400,000 $10,300,000 $5,800,000 $0
Bonuses Maximum performance bonuses attainable for roster or projected roster. $2,482,500 $2,482,500 $2,300,000 $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. -$1,877,927 $6,178,690 $24,089,167 $43,600,000 $58,700,000 $63,200,000 $69,000,000
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. $6,089,167 $18,600,000 $33,700,000 $38,200,000 $44,000,000
Non-Roster Players (26)
F Namestnikov, V. »  1—134 Waiver Exempt

Vladislav Namestnikov'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 4, meaning he is 134 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$87,500 $925,000$925,000
RFA
F A.-Marchessault, J. »  1—58 Waiver Exempt

Jonathan Audy-Marchessault'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.

  EL
$925,000$925,000
RFA
G Vasilevski, A. »  4—80 Waiver Exempt

Andrei Vasilevski'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
$550,000 $925,000$925,000 $550,000 $925,000$925,000 $550,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
F Erne, Adam »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Adam Erne'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
$20,000 $865,000$905,000 $20,000 $925,000$905,000 $20,000 $925,000$905,000
RFA
D Koekkoek, Slater »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Slater Koekkoek'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
$550,000 $925,000$894,167 $550,000 $925,000$894,167 $550,000 $832,500$894,167
RFA
F Kunyk, Cody »  2—59 Waiver Exempt

Cody Kunyk'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.

 
$874,125$874,125
RFA
F Paradis, Philippe » Requires Waivers  $850,500$850,500
RFA
F Smith, Dalton »  1—143 Waiver Exempt

Dalton Smith'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
$107,500 $735,000$762,500
RFA
D Nesterov, Nikita »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Nikita Nesterov'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 $742,500$742,500 $182,500 $792,500$742,500
RFA
D Blujus, Dylan »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Dylan Blujus'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
$182,500 $692,500$742,500 $182,500 $742,500$742,500 $182,500 $792,500$742,500
RFA
F Samson, Jerome » Requires Waivers  $650,000$650,000
UFA
F Angelidis, Mike » Requires Waivers  $650,000$650,000
UFA
F Richard, Tanner »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Tanner Richard'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
$283,333 $625,000$641,667 $283,333 $675,000$641,667
RFA
F Paquette, Cedric »  2—154 Waiver Exempt

Cedric Paquette'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 6, meaning he is 154 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$291,667 $625,000$633,333 $291,667 $650,000$633,333
RFA
D Witkowski, Luke »  2—60 Waiver Exempt

Luke Witkowski'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
$247,500 $627,500$627,500
RFA
F Ikonen, Henri »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Henri Ikonen'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
$610,000$616,667 $625,000$616,667 $615,000$616,667
RFA
D Dotchin, Jake »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Jake Dotchin'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
$610,000$616,667 $625,000$616,667 $615,000$616,667
RFA
F Gauthier, Danick »  1—69 Waiver Exempt

Danick Gauthier'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
$75,000 $615,000$608,333
RFA
G Gudlevskis, K. »  3—57 Waiver Exempt

Kristers Gudlevskis'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 played in 3, meaning he is 57 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$600,000$608,333 $615,000$608,333
RFA
F Blunden, Mike » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
F Vermin, Joel »  2—80 Waiver Exempt

Joel Vermin'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
$610,000$600,000 $635,000$600,000
RFA
F Gourde, Yanni »  3—60 Waiver Exempt

Yanni Gourde'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
$575,000$587,500 $600,000$587,500
RFA
D Sergeev, Artem »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Artem Sergeev'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 not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$587,500$586,111 $575,000$586,111
RFA
D Milan, Daniel »  1—143 Waiver Exempt

Daniel Milan'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$557,222
RFA
D Corrente, Matt » Requires Waivers  $550,000$550,000
UFA
D Cote, J. » Requires Waivers  $550,000$550,000
UFA
D Korobov, Dmitry »  1—49 Waiver Exempt

Dmitry Korobov'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 3, meaning he is 49 away from his exemption ending.

 
RFA $925,000