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Player 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21
Forwards (14)
$35.93M$41.14M
Datsyuk, Pavel » Requires Waivers  35+  NMC $10,000,000$7,500,000 $7,000,000$7,500,000 $5,500,000$7,500,000
UFA
Zetterberg, H. » Requires Waivers  $7,500,000$6,083,333 $7,500,000$6,083,333 $7,500,000$6,083,333 $7,000,000$6,083,333 $3,350,000$6,083,333 $1,000,000$6,083,333 $1,000,000$6,083,333
Weiss, Stephen » Requires Waivers  NMC, modified NTC $4,500,000$4,900,000 $6,000,000$4,900,000 $6,000,000$4,900,000 $4,000,000$4,900,000
UFA
Franzen, Johan » Requires Waivers  $5,000,000$3,954,545 $5,000,000$3,954,545 $3,500,000$3,954,545 $2,000,000$3,954,545 $1,000,000$3,954,545 $1,000,000$3,954,545
UFA
Tatar, Tomas » Requires Waivers  $2,750,000$2,750,000 $2,750,000$2,750,000 $2,750,000$2,750,000
RFA
Helm, Darren » Requires Waivers  $2,500,000$2,125,000 $2,500,000$2,125,000
UFA
Abdelkader, J. » Requires Waivers  $2,000,000$1,800,000 $2,250,000$1,800,000
UFA
Cleary, Danny » Requires Waivers  NTC $1,000,000 $1,500,000$1,500,000
UFA
Miller, Drew » Requires Waivers  $1,350,000$1,350,000 $1,350,000$1,350,000
UFA
Nyquist, Gustav » Requires Waivers  $1,050,000$950,000
RFA
Sheahan, Riley » Requires Waivers  $850,000$950,000 $1,050,000$950,000
RFA
Andersson, Joakim » Requires Waivers  $765,000$732,500
RFA
Jurco, Tomas »  1—99 Waiver Exempt

Tomas Jurco'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 39, meaning he is 99 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$215,833 $767,500$709,167
RFA
Glendening, Luke » Requires Waivers  $610,000$628,333 $600,000$628,333 $675,000$628,333
UFA
Alfredsson, D. » Requires Waivers 
UFA $5,500,000
Bertuzzi, Todd » Requires Waivers 
UFA $2,075,000
Defensemen (6)
$17.64M$18.95M
Kronwall, Niklas » Requires Waivers  Full NTC (2012-13 through 2016-17); Modified NTC (2017-18 and 2018-19, player submits 10-team trade list) $6,000,000$4,750,000 $6,000,000$4,750,000 $5,500,000$4,750,000 $3,500,000$4,750,000 $1,750,000$4,750,000
UFA
Ericsson, J. » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $4,250,000$4,250,000 $4,250,000$4,250,000 $4,250,000$4,250,000 $4,250,000$4,250,000 $4,250,000$4,250,000 $4,250,000$4,250,000
UFA
Quincey, Kyle » Requires Waivers  $4,250,000$4,250,000 $4,250,000$4,250,000
UFA
Kindl, Jakub » Requires Waivers  $2,500,000$2,400,000 $2,500,000$2,400,000 $3,000,000$2,400,000
UFA
Smith, Brendan » Requires Waivers  $1,275,000$1,262,500
RFA
Lashoff, Brian » Requires Waivers  $675,000$725,000 $850,000$725,000
RFA
DeKeyser, Danny » Requires Waivers 
RFA $1,350,000
Goaltenders (2)
$7.14M$7.85M
Howard, Jimmy » Requires Waivers  NMC (through 2014-15); NTC (2015-16 through 2017-18; player can supply 10-team no-trade list) $6,000,000$5,291,667 $5,500,000$5,291,667 $5,500,000$5,291,667 $5,000,000$5,291,667 $4,250,000$5,291,667
UFA
Gustavsson, Jonas » Requires Waivers  $1,850,000$1,850,000
UFA
Buyouts (2)
$0.00M$1.62M
Colaiacovo, Carlo » $950,000$0
Tootoo, Jordin » $666,667$0 $666,667$0
Carryover Bonus Overages
From Previous Season $3,017,500
Roster Size 22 16 10 6 5 3 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. $72,576,667 $60,016,667 $44,175,000 $25,750,000 $14,600,000 $6,250,000 $1,000,000
Cap Payroll Cap dollars spent on roster or projected roster. Excludes the annual average of performance bonuses. $63,729,545 $53,707,879 $42,507,879 $29,229,545 $24,329,545 $14,287,879 $6,083,333
Bonuses Maximum performance bonuses attainable for roster or projected roster. $1,215,833 $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. $5,270,455 $15,292,121 $26,492,121 $39,770,455 $44,670,455 $54,712,121 $62,916,667
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. $8,492,121 $14,770,455 $19,670,455 $29,712,121 $37,916,667
Non-Roster Players (24)
F Mantha, Anthony »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Anthony Mantha'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
G Coreau, Jared »  3—54 Waiver Exempt

Jared Coreau's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 54 games remains in place through to the end of the 2016-17 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
$132,500 $842,500$792,500
RFA
F Nosek, Tomas »  3—70 Waiver Exempt

Tomas Nosek'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
$132,500 $792,500$792,500 $132,500 $792,500$792,500
RFA
D Jensen, Nick »  2—60 Waiver Exempt

Nick Jensen'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
$135,000 $840,000$765,000
RFA
D Backman, Mattias »  2—80 Waiver Exempt

Mattias Backman'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
$207,500 $717,500$717,500 $207,500 $792,500$717,500
RFA
F Pulkkinen, Teemu »  1—135 Waiver Exempt

Teemu Pulkkinen'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 3, meaning he is 135 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$201,667 $790,000$698,333
RFA
D Ouellet, Xavier »  2—155 Waiver Exempt

Xavier Ouellet'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 5, meaning he is 155 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$224,167 $717,500$670,000 $224,167 $650,000$670,000
RFA
F Nastasiuk, Zach »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Zach Nastasiuk'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
$224,167 $642,500$670,000 $224,167 $717,500$670,000 $224,167 $650,000$670,000
RFA
D Marchenko, Alexei »  2—79 Waiver Exempt

Alexei Marchenko'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
$125,000 $675,000$666,667 $125,000 $700,000$666,667
RFA
F Campbell, Colin »  3—60 Waiver Exempt

Colin Campbell'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
$665,000$665,000 $665,000$665,000
RFA
F Frk, Martin »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Martin Frk'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
$224,167 $642,500$639,167 $224,167 $625,000$639,167 $224,167 $650,000$639,167
RFA
G Paterson, Jake »  4—80 Waiver Exempt

Jake Paterson's waiver exemption of 5 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
$274,167 $642,500$628,333 $274,167 $667,500$628,333 $274,167 $575,000$628,333
RFA
F Athanasiou, A. »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Andreas Athanasiou'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
$274,167 $642,500$628,333 $274,167 $667,500$628,333 $274,167 $575,000$628,333
RFA
D Sproul, Ryan »  2—159 Waiver Exempt

Ryan Sproul'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
$282,500 $642,500$620,000 $282,500 $575,000$620,000
RFA
F Tvrdon, Marek »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Marek Tvrdon'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
$307,500 $642,500$620,000 $307,500 $575,000$620,000
RFA
D Nedomlel, Richard »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Richard Nedomlel'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
$600,000$611,667 $635,000$611,667
RFA
F Porter, Kevin » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
G McCollum, Thomas » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
F Miele, Andy » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
G Mrazek, Petr »  2—62 Waiver Exempt

Petr Mrazek's waiver exemption of 5 year(s) and 73 games remains in place through to the end of the 2015-16 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 73 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has played in 11, meaning he is 62 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$195,000 $550,000$595,000 $737,500$737,500
RFA
F Aubry, Louis-Marc » Requires Waivers  EL $285,000 $550,000$571,667
RFA
F Callahan, M. » Requires Waivers  $555,000$555,000
RFA
F Ferraro, Landon » Requires Waivers  $550,000$550,000
RFA
F Nestrasil, Andrej » Requires Waivers  $550,000$550,000
RFA
D Almquist, Adam » Requires Waivers 
RFA $694,167