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Player 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21
Forwards (14)
$39.96M$40.40M
Eberle, Jordan » Requires Waivers  $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000
UFA
Hall, Taylor » Requires Waivers  $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000
UFA
N.-Hopkins, R. » Requires Waivers  $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000 $6,000,000$6,000,000
Purcell, Teddy » Requires Waivers  $4,500,000$4,500,000 $4,500,000$4,500,000
UFA
Pouliot, Benoit » Requires Waivers  $4,000,000$4,000,000 $4,000,000$4,000,000 $4,000,000$4,000,000 $4,000,000$4,000,000 $4,000,000$4,000,000
UFA
Perron, David » Requires Waivers  $4,250,000$3,812,500 $4,500,000$3,812,500
UFA
Gordon, Boyd » Requires Waivers  $3,000,000$3,000,000 $3,000,000$3,000,000
UFA
Hendricks, Matt » Requires Waivers  $1,850,000$1,850,000 $1,850,000$1,850,000 $1,850,000$1,850,000
UFA
Joensuu, Jesse » Requires Waivers  $1,000,000$950,000
UFA
Yakupov, Nail »  1—32 Waiver Exempt

Nail Yakupov's waiver exemption of 3 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 111, meaning he is 32 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$2,850,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
Draisaitl, Leon »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Leon Draisaitl'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
$2,475,000 $925,000$925,000 $2,475,000 $925,000$925,000 $2,475,000 $925,000$925,000
RFA
Gazdic, Luke » Requires Waivers  $750,000$800,000 $850,000$800,000
RFA
Arcobello, Mark » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
Lander, Anton » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
RFA
Jones, Ryan » Requires Waivers 
UFA $1,500,000
Defensemen (7)
$19.66M$20.61M
Nikitin, Nikita » Requires Waivers  $4,500,000$4,500,000 $4,500,000$4,500,000
UFA
Schultz, Justin » Requires Waivers  $3,675,000$3,675,000
RFA
Fayne, Mark » Requires Waivers  $4,000,000$3,625,000 $3,500,000$3,625,000 $3,500,000$3,625,000 $3,500,000$3,625,000
UFA
Ference, Andrew » Requires Waivers  NMC $3,750,000$3,250,000 $3,750,000$3,250,000 $3,250,000$3,250,000
UFA
Petry, Jeff » Requires Waivers  $3,075,000$3,075,000
UFA
Aulie, Keith » Requires Waivers  $800,000$800,000
RFA
Marincin, Martin »  1—99 Waiver Exempt

Martin Marincin'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 44, meaning he is 99 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$140,000 $810,000$730,000
RFA
Larsen, Philip » Requires Waivers 
RFA $1,025,000
Fraser, Mark » Requires Waivers 
UFA $1,275,000
Goaltenders (2)
$5.20M$5.70M
Fasth, Viktor » Requires Waivers  $3,400,000$2,900,000
UFA
Scrivens, Ben » Requires Waivers  $2,300,000$2,300,000 $2,300,000$2,300,000
UFA
Buyouts (1)
$0.00M$0.42M
Belanger, Eric » $416,666$0
Roster Size 23 14 8 5 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. $67,126,666 $51,675,000 $31,525,000 $25,500,000 $22,000,000 $12,000,000 $6,000,000
Cap Payroll Cap dollars spent on roster or projected roster. Excludes the annual average of performance bonuses. $64,817,500 $50,562,500 $31,650,000 $25,625,000 $22,000,000 $12,000,000 $6,000,000
Bonuses Maximum performance bonuses attainable for roster or projected roster. $5,465,000 $2,475,000 $2,475,000 $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. $4,182,500 $18,437,500 $37,350,000 $43,375,000 $47,000,000 $57,000,000 $63,000,000
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. $437,500 $19,350,000 $18,375,000 $22,000,000 $32,000,000 $38,000,000
Non-Roster Players (25)
D Klefbom, Oscar »  2—143 Waiver Exempt

Oscar Klefbom'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 17, meaning he is 143 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$350,000 $925,000$894,167 $350,000 $832,500$894,167
RFA
D Nurse, Darnell »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Darnell Nurse'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
D Musil, David »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

David Musil'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
$925,000$894,167 $832,500$894,167
RFA
F Khaira, Jujhar »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Jujhar Khaira'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
$19,167 $867,500$875,000 $19,167 $925,000$875,000 $19,167 $832,500$875,000
RFA
F Moroz, Mitch »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Mitch Moroz'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
$19,167 $867,500$875,000 $19,167 $925,000$875,000 $19,167 $832,500$875,000
RFA
F Yakimov, Bogdan »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Bogdan Yakimov'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
$82,500 $792,500$842,500 $82,500 $842,500$842,500 $82,500 $892,500$842,500
RFA
D Simpson, Dillon »  3—80 Waiver Exempt

Dillon Simpson'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
$88,333 $742,500$836,667 $88,333 $842,500$836,667 $88,333 $925,000$836,667
RFA
F Pakarinen, Iiro »  3—60 Waiver Exempt

Iiro Pakarinen'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
$107,500 $792,500$817,500 $107,500 $842,500$817,500
RFA
D Oesterle, Jordan »  3—70 Waiver Exempt

Jordan Oesterle'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
$157,500 $742,500$767,500 $157,500 $792,500$767,500
RFA
D Gernat, Martin »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Martin Gernat'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
$179,167 $742,500$745,833 $179,167 $802,500$745,833
RFA
F Chase, Greg »  4—160 Waiver Exempt

Greg Chase'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
$179,167 $692,500$745,833 $179,167 $742,500$745,833 $179,167 $802,500$745,833
RFA
F Pitlick, Tyler » Requires Waivers  $725,000$725,000
RFA
F Hamilton, Curtis » Requires Waivers  $725,000$725,000
RFA
F Ewanyk, Travis »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Travis Ewanyk'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
$10,000 $720,000$713,333 $10,000 $750,000$713,333
RFA
F Acton, Will » Requires Waivers  EL $680,000$680,000
UFA
F Miller, Andrew » Requires Waivers  $675,000$675,000
RFA
G Brossoit, Laurent »  3—80 Waiver Exempt

Laurent Brossoit's waiver exemption of 4 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
$265,833 $642,500$659,167 $265,833 $692,500$659,167
RFA
F Pinizzotto, Steve » Requires Waivers  $650,000$650,000
UFA
F Kessy, Kale »  2—80 Waiver Exempt

Kale Kessy'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
$86,667 $620,000$630,000 $86,667 $650,000$630,000
RFA
G Bunz, Tyler »  2—72 Waiver Exempt

Tyler Bunz's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 72 games remains in place through to the end of the 2015-16 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.

  EL
$65,000 $645,000$618,333
RFA
G Bachman, Richard » Requires Waivers  $615,000$615,000
UFA
D Davidson, Brandon »  1—69 Waiver Exempt

Brandon Davidson'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
$35,000 $640,000$615,000
RFA
F Hamilton, Ryan » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
G Tuohimaa, Frans »  3—60 Waiver Exempt

Frans Tuohimaa'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 not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$595,000$597,500
RFA
D Hunt, Brad » Requires Waivers  EL $550,000$550,000
RFA
F Horak, Roman » Requires Waivers 
RFA $805,000