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Player 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21
Forwards (14)
$40.14M$42.22M
Parise, Zach » Requires Waivers  NMC $11,000,000$7,538,462 $9,000,000$7,538,462 $9,000,000$7,538,462 $9,000,000$7,538,462 $9,000,000$7,538,462 $9,000,000$7,538,462 $8,000,000$7,538,462
Koivu, Mikko » Requires Waivers  NMC $5,400,000$6,750,000 $7,290,000$6,750,000 $5,400,000$6,750,000 $9,180,000$6,750,000
UFA
Vanek, Thomas » Requires Waivers  NMC $5,500,000$6,500,000 $6,500,000$6,500,000 $7,500,000$6,500,000
UFA
Pominville, Jason » Requires Waivers  NMC, modified NTC $6,000,000$5,600,000 $5,750,000$5,600,000 $6,250,000$5,600,000 $5,000,000$5,600,000 $5,000,000$5,600,000
UFA
Brodziak, Kyle » Requires Waivers  $3,000,000$2,833,333
UFA
Niederreiter, N. » Requires Waivers  $2,666,667$2,666,667 $2,666,667$2,666,667 $2,666,667$2,666,667
RFA
Cooke, Matt » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $3,000,000$2,500,000 $3,000,000$2,500,000
UFA
Fontaine, Justin » Requires Waivers  $950,000$1,000,000 $1,050,000$1,000,000
UFA
Zucker, Jason »  1—91 Waiver Exempt

Jason Zucker'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 52, meaning he is 91 away from his exemption ending.

 
$850,500$900,250 $950,000$900,250
RFA
Coyle, Charlie »  1—13 Waiver Exempt

Charlie Coyle'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 125, meaning he is 13 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$75,000 $900,000$900,000
RFA
Granlund, Mikael »  1—35 Waiver Exempt

Mikael Granlund'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 103, meaning he is 35 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$1,200,000 $900,000$900,000
RFA
Haula, Erik »  2—11 Waiver Exempt

Erik Haula'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 59, meaning he is 11 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$850,000 $900,000$900,000
RFA
Schroeder, Jordan » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000 $600,000$600,000
RFA
Almond, Cody » Requires Waivers  $550,000$550,000
RFA
Rupp, Mike » Requires Waivers 
UFA $1,500,000
Defensemen (8)
$15.92M$20.18M
Suter, Ryan » Requires Waivers  NMC $11,000,000$7,538,462 $9,000,000$7,538,462 $9,000,000$7,538,462 $9,000,000$7,538,462 $9,000,000$7,538,462 $9,000,000$7,538,462 $8,000,000$7,538,462
Spurgeon, Jared » Requires Waivers  $2,900,000$2,666,667 $3,600,000$2,666,667
RFA
Ballard, Keith » Requires Waivers  Modified NTC $2,000,000$1,500,000
UFA
Scandella, Marco » Requires Waivers  $1,150,000$1,025,000
RFA
Folin, Christian »  2—69 Waiver Exempt

Christian Folin'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 1, meaning he is 69 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$462,500 $925,000$925,000
RFA
Brodin, Jonas »  1—5 Waiver Exempt

Jonas Brodin'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 142, meaning he is 5 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$550,000 $832,500$894,167
RFA
Falk, Justin » Requires Waivers  $700,000$700,000
RFA
Blum, Jonathon » Requires Waivers  $675,000$675,000
RFA
Goaltenders (3)
$6.57M$6.85M
Backstrom, Niklas » Requires Waivers  35+  NMC, modified NTC $3,750,000$3,416,667 $4,000,000$3,416,667
UFA
Harding, Josh » Requires Waivers  $2,100,000$1,900,000
UFA
Kuemper, Darcy »  1—14 Waiver Exempt

Darcy Kuemper'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 played in 40, meaning he is 14 away from his exemption ending.

 
$1,000,000$1,250,000 $1,500,000$1,250,000
RFA
Bryzgalov, Ilya » Requires Waivers 
UFA $2,266,234
Buyouts (1)
$0.00M$1.00M
Gilbert, Tom » $1,000,000$0
Carryover Bonus Overages
From Previous Season $700,000
Roster Size 25 13 6 4 3 2 2
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. $70,949,667 $54,906,667 $39,816,667 $32,180,000 $23,000,000 $18,000,000 $16,000,000
Cap Payroll Cap dollars spent on roster or projected roster. Excludes the annual average of performance bonuses. $63,329,673 $48,927,173 $36,593,590 $27,426,923 $20,676,923 $15,076,923 $15,076,923
Bonuses Maximum performance bonuses attainable for roster or projected roster. $3,137,500 $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. $5,670,327 $20,072,827 $32,406,410 $41,573,077 $48,323,077 $53,923,077 $53,923,077
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. $2,072,827 $14,406,410 $16,573,077 $23,323,077 $28,923,077 $28,923,077
Non-Roster Players (19)
D Dumba, Mathew »  2—134 Waiver Exempt

Mathew Dumba's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 147 games remains in place through to the end of the 2015-16 season. However, that exemption will end immediately when he appears in 147 career NHL regular season and playoff game(s). He has played in 13, meaning he is 134 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$708,333 $925,000$894,167 $708,333 $832,500$894,167
RFA
F Phillips, Zack »  1—160 Waiver Exempt

Zack Phillips's waiver exemption of 4 year(s) and 160 games remains in place through to the end of the 2014-15 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
$75,000 $832,500$863,333 $75,000 $832,500$863,333
RFA
F Brassart, Brady »  3—80 Waiver Exempt

Brady Brassart'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
D Olofsson, Gustav »  3—160 Waiver Exempt

Gustav Olofsson'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
$130,000 $692,500$795,000 $130,000 $767,500$795,000 $130,000 $925,000$795,000
RFA
F Keranen, Michael »  2—60 Waiver Exempt

Michael Keranen'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
$132,500 $792,500$792,500
RFA
F Bulmer, Brett »  1—129 Waiver Exempt

Brett Bulmer'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 14, meaning he is 129 away from his exemption ending.

  EL
$90,000 $810,000$780,000
RFA
F Bussieres, R. »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Raphael Bussieres'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
$165,833 $767,500$759,167 $165,833 $817,500$759,167
RFA
F Graovac, Tyler »  2—160 Waiver Exempt

Tyler Graovac'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
$177,500 $767,500$747,500 $177,500 $782,500$747,500
RFA
F Gabriel, Kurtis »  3—80 Waiver Exempt

Kurtis Gabriel'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
$83,333 $625,000$666,667 $83,333 $650,000$666,667 $83,333 $725,000$666,667
RFA
G Gustafsson, Johan »  2—72 Waiver Exempt

Johan Gustafsson'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
$235,000 $740,000$665,000
RFA
F Mitchell, Zack »  3—80 Waiver Exempt

Zack Mitchell'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
$590,000$615,000 $615,000$615,000 $640,000$615,000
RFA
F Sutter, Brett » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000 $600,000$600,000
UFA
F Rechlicz, Joel » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
D Bickel, Stu » Requires Waivers  $600,000$600,000
UFA
D Gelinas, G. »  3—80 Waiver Exempt

Guillaume Gelinas'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
$580,000$596,667 $605,000$596,667 $605,000$596,667
RFA
F Veilleux, S. » Requires Waivers  $575,000$587,500
UFA
G Curry, John » Requires Waivers  $575,000$575,000
UFA
F Gogol, Curt » Requires Waivers  EL $550,000$551,667
RFA
D Jobke, Colton »  1—147 Waiver Exempt

Colton Jobke's waiver exemption of 5 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 not yet appeared in any NHL games.

  EL
$550,000$551,667
RFA
D Cuma, Tyler » Requires Waivers 
UFA $575,000
F McMillan, Carson » Requires Waivers 
UFA $575,000
D Caron, Josh » Requires Waivers 
UFA $550,833