Boston Bruins

Head Coach Bruce Cassidy
Assistant Coach Jay Pandolfo
Assistant Coach Joe Sacco
Assistant Coach Kevin Dean
Goaltending Coach Bob Essensa
Playoff Odds 100%
Cap Hit $81,906,281
Cap Space $-406,281
LTIR Pool $5,065,833
Roster 23/23
Contracts 48/50
Transactions
activated C Joakim Nordstrom from injured reserve. Oct 10
recalled RW Karson Kuhlman from Providence (AHL). Oct 3
recalled D Connor Clifton from Providence (AHL). Oct 3
recalled D Urho Vaakanainen from Providence (AHL). Oct 2
assigned D Connor Clifton to Providence (AHL). Oct 2
Thursday, Oct 17 | 4:00pm
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David Pastrnak and his dominant line look to keep their torrid scoring pace going when the Boston Bruins try to solve the visiting Tampa Bay Lightning in an Atlantic Division battle Thursday night. Pastrnak has six goals in the last four games, including four in Monday’s 4-2 victory over Anaheim, while the right wing and his linemates Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron have combined for 24 of the team’s 41 points. Full Preview

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Thursday, Oct 17
Monday, Oct 14
Saturday, Oct 12
Line Combinations Updated: Oct 17 (8:12am)
$6,125,0006.1M
$6,875,0006.9M
$6,666,6666.7M
$2,000,0002M
$4,900,0004.9M
Line 1 $19,666,666 Pairing 1 $6,900,000
$863,3330.9M
$3,200,0003.2M
$1,000,0001M
$5,250,0005.3M
$2,850,0002.9M
Line 2 $5,063,333 Pairing 2 $8,100,000
$2,800,0002.8M
$850,0000.9M
$750,0000.8M
$1,400,0001.4M
$725,0000.7M
Line 3 $4,400,000 Pairing 3 $2,125,000
$1,000,0001M
$1,275,0001.3M
$1,250,0001.3M
$7,000,0007M
$2,750,0002.8M
Line 4 $3,525,000 Goalies $9,750,000
Injury Report
David Krejci David Krejci - Upper Body
Krejci missed the last game with an upper-body injury, and it is unclear if he will suit up against the Maple Leafs on Saturday.
questionable - Ques Sat
Updated Oct 17, 2019
Tuukka Rask Tuukka Rask - Rest
Rask is not expected to participate in Monday's game versus the Ducks due to a day of rest.
questionable - Ques Mon
Updated Oct 13, 2019
Tuukka Rask Tuukka Rask - Lower Body
Rask is dealing with a lower-body cramping, but he is expected to be available for Thursday's tilt with the Avalanche.
probable - Prob Thurs
Updated Oct 10, 2019
Matt Grzelcyk Matt Grzelcyk - Leg
Grzelcyk exited the last game due to a left leg injury, but he is likely to suit up against the Avalanche on Thursday.
probable - Prob Thurs
Updated Oct 10, 2019

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Performance Bonuses
Movement Clauses
35+ Over 35 Contract
IR - Injured Reserve
Entry Level Contract
Waiver Exempt
Has Arbitration Rights
Two-way contract
(14) Forwards $45,904,999 56.3% of cap
Player POS Age 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Bergeron, Patrice C 34
$6,875,000
NMC
$6,875,000
NMC
M-NTC
$6,875,000
NMC
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Backes, David RW 35
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Krejci, David C 33
$7,250,000
M-NTC
$7,250,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Marchand, Brad LW 31
$6,125,000
NMC
$6,125,000
NMC
$6,125,000
NMC
$6,125,000
M-NTC
$6,125,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2025)
Coyle, Charlie C 27
$3,200,000
$0
UFA
Nordstrom, Joakim C 27
$1,000,000
$0
UFA
Wagner, Chris RW 28
$1,250,000
$0
UFA
Ritchie, Brett RW 26
$1,000,000
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Kuraly, Sean C 26
$1,275,000
$1,275,000
$0
UFA
Pastrnak, David RW 23
$6,666,666
$6,666,666
$6,666,666
NMC
M-NTC
$6,666,666
NMC
M-NTC
$0
UFA
DeBrusk, Jake LW 23
$863,333
$0
RFA
Heinen, Danton LW 24
$2,800,000
$2,800,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Lindholm, Par C 28
$850,000
$850,000
$0
UFA
Kuhlman, Karson C 24
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$45,904,999
$37,841,666
$19,666,666
$12,791,666
$6,125,000
$0
(7) Defence $23,175,000 28.4% of cap
Player POS Age 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Chara, Zdeno +35 D 42
$2,000,000
NMC
$0
UFA
Moore, John
LTIR
D 28
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$0
UFA
Kampfer, Steven D 31
$800,000
$800,000
$0
UFA
Miller, Kevan
LTIR
D 31
$2,500,000
$0
UFA
Krug, Torey D 28
$5,250,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Grzelcyk, Matt D 25
$1,400,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Carlo, Brandon D 22
$2,850,000
$2,850,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
McAvoy, Charlie D 21
$4,900,000
$4,900,000
$4,900,000
$0
RFA
Clifton, Connor D 24
$725,000
$1,000,000
$1,000,000
$1,000,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$23,175,000
$12,300,000
$8,650,000
$3,750,000
$0
$0
(2) Goalies $9,750,000 12.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Halak, Jaroslav G 34
$2,750,000
$0
UFA
Rask, Tuukka G 32
$7,000,000
M-NTC
$7,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$9,750,000
$7,000,000
$0
$0
$0
$0
(0) Buried $0 0.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
TOTALS TOTALS
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
(2) Buyout & Retained Salary $3,066,667 3.8% of cap
Player POS Age 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Beleskey, Matt
Retained Salary
LW 31
$1,900,000
Seidenberg, Dennis
Buyout
D 38
$1,166,667
TOTALS TOTALS
$3,066,667
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
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2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023
Roster Size

Number of players on the Active Roster. Cannot exceed 23 players. Excludes players on IR and LTIR.

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25 14 6 4
Standard Player Contracts

Number of players signed to Standard Player Contracts (SPC's). Cannot exceed 50 players. Some players do not count towards this, such as 18/19 Year-Old players in Junior with less than 10 NHL Games Played in Season.

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48 26 12 4
Upper Limit

The maximum Salary Cap Hit of all players counting towards the active roster. Often referred to as "Salary Cap". This is determined in the summer and is based on the previous season's revenues, per the CBA.

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$81,500,000 $81,500,000 $81,500,000 $81,500,000
Projected Cap Hit

Anticipated Season-End Cap Hit based on the current roster, calculated by summing all Cap Hits of players currently counting towards the Salary Cap. Assumes current roster is in effect for the remainder of season.

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$81,906,281 $57,141,666 $28,316,666 $16,541,666
Projected Cap Space

Amount of Cap Space projected to be available at end of year. Calculated as Annual Salary Cap minus Projected Cap Hit.

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$-406,281 $24,358,334 $53,183,334 $64,958,334
Current Cap Space

Amount of Cap Space that can be added to the roster without exceeding the Upper Limit (Salary Cap Maximum) based on the current roster.

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$-406,281 $24,358,334 $53,183,334 $64,958,334
Maximum LTIR Pool

The maximum amount of Long Term Injured Reserve space potentially available. This is the Cap Hit of player on LTIR less the Cap Space available for team at time player was on LTIR. A player can go on LTIR when they expect to miss 10 games and 24 days in the season. A player on LTIR does not come off of the salary cap, instead a team is allowed to exceed the cap by the LTIR amount.

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$5,065,833 $0 $0 $0
Current Roster Annual Cap Hit

Anticipated Cap Hit based on the current roster, calculated by summing all Cap Hits of players currently counting towards the Salary Cap + retained salary + buyouts.

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$81,896,666 $57,141,666 $28,316,666 $16,541,666
Carryover Bonus Overages

Teams can exceed the salary cap due to players receiving performance bonuses. If a team exceeds the salary cap due to performance bonuses, they carryover to the previous season and reduce the cap space a team has.

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$0 $0 $0 $0
Potential Bonuses

Performance Bonuses that players on the active roster are eligible to achieve. A team can exceed the salary cap due to performance bonuses, but they carry over to the following season.

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$2,220,000 $0 $0 $0
Retained Salary Remaining

Teams can retain salary/cap hit when they trade a player. A team can only have a maximum of 3 players that they retained salary on.

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2 3 3 3
(23) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Petrovic, Alexander D 27
$700,000
$0
UFA
Carey, Paul C 31
$700,000
$700,000
$0
UFA
Gaunce, Brendan C 25
$700,000
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Lagace, Maxime G 26
$700,000
$0
RFA
Arnesson, Linus D 25
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Cehlarik, Peter LW 24
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Fitzgerald, Ryan C 24
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Sherman, Wiley D 24
$792,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Blidh, Anton LW 24
$700,000
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Bjork, Anders LW 23
$925,000
$0
RFA
Zboril, Jakub D 22
$863,333
$0
RFA
Senyshyn, Zach RW 22
$863,333
$0
RFA
Forsbacka Karlsson, Jakob C 22
$0
RFA
Lauzon, Jeremy D 22
$747,500
$0
RFA
Vladar, Dan G 22
$728,333
$0
RFA
Hughes, Cameron C 23
$792,500
$792,500
$0
RFA
Becker, Jack C 22
$0
Frederic, Trent C 21
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Koppanen, Joona LW 21
$753,334
$753,334
$0
RFA
Clarke, Cameron D 20
$0
Steen, Oskar C 21
$809,167
$809,167
$809,167
$0
RFA
Vaakanainen, Urho D 20
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
Studnicka, Jack C 20
$769,167
$769,167
$769,167
$0
RFA
Swayman, Jeremy G 20
$0
Pare, Cedric C 20
$0
Berglund, Victor D 20
$0
Bukac, Daniel D 20
$0
Andersson, Axel D 19
$795,000
$795,000
$795,000
$0
RFA
Lauko, Jakub C 19
$786,667
$786,667
$786,667
$0
RFA
Hall, Curtis C 19
$0
McFaul, Dustyn D 19
$0
Shen, Pavel C 20
$809,167
$809,167
$809,167
$0
RFA
Keyser, Kyle G 20
$716,666
$716,666
$0
RFA
Bonar, Sean G 28
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Dun, Derek G 25
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Galipeau, Olivier D 22
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Messner, Joel D 25
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Noebels, Marcel C 27
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Pond, Tanner C 26
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Sakellaropoulos, Alex G 25
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Beecher, John C 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Olson, Quinn LW 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Bychkov, Roman D 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Mantykivi, Matias C 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Schmaltz, Jake LW 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Asselin, Samuel C 21
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Lantosi, Robert RW 24
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Zech, Cooper D 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Legace, Maxime G 26
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$17,870,834
$9,450,835
$4,863,335
$0
$0
$0