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Forwards (13)
$35.67M$38.40M
Nash, Rick » Requires Waivers  NMC (2010-11 through 2014-15); NTC (2015-16 through 2017-18); subsequent trade may have voided clause. $7,900,000$7,800,000 $7,900,000$7,800,000 $8,000,000$7,800,000 $8,200,000$7,800,000
UFA
St. Louis, Martin » Requires Waivers  35+  NMC $5,000,000$5,625,000
UFA
Brassard, Derick » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC (beginning in 2015-16) $7,000,000$5,000,000 $6,000,000$5,000,000 $5,000,000$5,000,000 $3,500,000$5,000,000 $3,500,000$5,000,000
UFA
Zuccarello, Mats » Requires Waivers  $3,500,000$3,500,000
UFA
Stepan, Derek » Requires Waivers  $3,850,000$3,075,000
RFA
Kreider, Chris » Requires Waivers  $2,350,000$2,475,000 $2,600,000$2,475,000
RFA
Hagelin, Carl » Requires Waivers  $2,400,000$2,250,000
RFA
Moore, Dominic » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $1,500,000$1,500,000 $1,500,000$1,500,000
UFA
Glass, Tanner » Requires Waivers  $1,900,000$1,450,000 $1,450,000$1,450,000 $1,000,000$1,450,000
UFA
Stempniak, Lee » Requires Waivers  $900,000$900,000
UFA
Lombardi, Matthew » Requires Waivers  $800,000$800,000 $800,000$800,000
UFA
Malone, Ryan » Requires Waivers  $700,000$700,000
UFA
Mueller, Chris » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
Carcillo, Daniel » Requires Waivers 
UFA $825,000
Defensemen (8)
$23.68M$26.35M
Girardi, Dan » Requires Waivers  NMC, modified NTC $7,000,000$5,500,000 $7,000,000$5,500,000 $6,000,000$5,500,000 $5,000,000$5,500,000 $4,000,000$5,500,000 $4,000,000$5,500,000
UFA
McDonagh, Ryan » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC (2016-17 through 2018-19) $4,300,000$4,700,000 $4,500,000$4,700,000 $5,000,000$4,700,000 $5,100,000$4,700,000 $5,300,000$4,700,000
UFA
Boyle, Dan » Requires Waivers  35+  NMC $4,500,000$4,500,000 $4,500,000$4,500,000
UFA
Staal, Marc » Requires Waivers  $5,450,000$3,975,000
UFA
Klein, Kevin » Requires Waivers  $3,000,000$2,900,000 $3,000,000$2,900,000 $2,750,000$2,900,000 $2,750,000$2,900,000
UFA
Moore, John » Requires Waivers  $850,500$850,500
RFA
Kostka, Mike » Requires Waivers  $650,000$650,000
UFA
Hunwick, Matt » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
Diaz, Raphael » Requires Waivers 
UFA $1,225,000
Goaltenders (2)
$9.06M$11.58M
Lundqvist, Henrik » Requires Waivers  NMC $11,000,000$8,500,000 $10,000,000$8,500,000 $9,500,000$8,500,000 $9,000,000$8,500,000 $7,500,000$8,500,000 $7,000,000$8,500,000 $5,500,000$8,500,000
Talbot, Cameron » Requires Waivers  $575,000$562,500
UFA
Buyouts (2)
$0.00M$4.72M
Redden, Wade » $1,666,666$0
Richards, Brad » $3,055,556$0 $3,055,556$0 $5,055,556$0 $1,055,556$0 $1,055,556$0 $1,055,556$0 $1,055,556$0
Roster Size 23 11 7 6 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. $81,047,722 $52,305,556 $42,305,556 $34,605,556 $21,355,556 $12,055,556 $6,555,556
Cap Payroll Cap dollars spent on roster or projected roster. Excludes the annual average of performance bonuses. $68,413,000 $45,125,000 $35,850,000 $34,400,000 $23,700,000 $14,000,000 $8,500,000
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. $587,000 $23,875,000 $33,150,000 $34,600,000 $45,300,000 $55,000,000 $60,500,000
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. $5,875,000 $15,150,000 $9,600,000 $20,300,000 $30,000,000 $35,500,000
Non-Roster Players (29)
D Allen, Conor »  2—57 Waiver Exempt

Conor Allen'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 3, meaning he is 57 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$850,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
D Bodie, Mathew »  2—60 Waiver Exempt

Mathew Bodie's waiver exemption of 2 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
D Zamorsky, Petr »  3—70 Waiver Exempt

Petr Zamorsky'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
$925,000$925,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
F Haggerty, Ryan »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Ryan Haggerty'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
$283,333 $925,000$925,000 $283,333 $925,000$925,000
RFA
F Hayes, Kevin »  3—70 Waiver Exempt

Kevin Hayes'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
$2,850,000 $900,000$900,000 $2,850,000 $900,000$900,000
RFA
F Miller, J.T. »  1—87 Waiver Exempt

J.T. Miller'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 60, meaning he is 87 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$350,000 $832,500$894,167
RFA
F Kristo, Danny »  1—60 Waiver Exempt

Danny Kristo'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.

 
$826,875$826,875
RFA
F Fast, Jesper »  1—55 Waiver Exempt

Jesper Fast'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 played in 14, meaning he is 55 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$95,000 $900,000$805,000
RFA
F Duclair, Anthony »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Anthony Duclair'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
$121,667 $742,500$772,500 $121,667 $742,500$772,500 $121,667 $832,500$772,500
RFA
G Missiaen, Jason »  1—54 Waiver Exempt

Jason Missiaen's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 54 games remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 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.

 
$715,000$715,000
RFA
F Nicholls, Josh »  2—80 Waiver Exempt

Josh Nicholls'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
$215,833 $717,500$709,167 $215,833 $742,500$709,167
RFA
D McIlrath, Dylan »  1—141 Waiver Exempt

Dylan McIlrath'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 2, meaning he is 141 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$591,667 $810,000$703,333
RFA
F McCarthy, Chris »  3—60 Waiver Exempt

Chris McCarthy'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
$232,500 $692,500$692,500 $232,500 $692,500$692,500
RFA
D Donnay, Troy »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Troy Donnay'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
$116,667 $680,000$688,889 $116,667 $680,000$688,889 $116,667 $700,000$688,889
RFA
F Lindberg, Oscar »  1—69 Waiver Exempt

Oscar Lindberg'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
$85,000 $750,000$675,000
RFA
G Skapski, M. »  4—80 Waiver Exempt

Mackenzie Skapski'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
$136,667 $630,000$663,333 $136,667 $655,000$663,333 $136,667 $705,000$663,333
RFA
D Andersson, Calle »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Calle Andersson'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
$660,000$661,667 $660,000$661,667 $665,000$661,667
RFA
D Graves, Ryan »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Ryan Graves'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
$190,000 $640,000$660,000 $190,000 $660,000$660,000 $190,000 $680,000$660,000
RFA
F Yogan, Andrew »  1—69 Waiver Exempt

Andrew Yogan'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
$145,000 $680,000$655,000
RFA
D Noreau, Samuel »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Samuel Noreau'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
$55,000 $645,000$645,000 $55,000 $670,000$645,000
RFA
F Hrivik, Marek »  1—69 Waiver Exempt

Marek Hrivik'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
$43,333 $665,000$641,667
RFA
F St. Croix, M. »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Michael St. Croix'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
$235,000 $665,000$635,000 $235,000 $600,000$635,000
RFA
D Hughes, Tommy »  2—80 Waiver Exempt

Tommy Hughes'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
$600,000$608,333 $625,000$608,333
RFA
G Desjardins, C. » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000 $600,000$600,000
UFA
F Bourque, Chris » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
F Kantor, Michael »  2—80 Waiver Exempt

Michael Kantor'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
$575,000$583,333 $575,000$583,333
RFA
F Tarnasky, Nick » Requires Waivers  $575,000$575,000 $575,000$575,000
UFA
F Bourque, Ryan » Requires Waivers  $550,000$562,500 $575,000$562,500
RFA
D Kampfer, Steven » Requires Waivers  $550,000$550,000
RFA
F Asham, Arron » Requires Waivers 
UFA $1,000,000
G Stajcer, Scott »  1—72 Waiver Exempt

Scott Stajcer'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
D Syvret, Danny » Requires Waivers 
UFA $587,500
G Leneveu, David » Requires Waivers 
UFA $550,000