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Head Coach Bruce Cassidy
Assistant Coach Jay Pandolfo
Assistant Coach Joe Sacco
Assistant Coach Kevin Dean
Goaltending Coach Bob Essensa
Playoff Odds 69.5%
Projected Cap Hit $81,314,770
Projected Cap Space $185,230
Current Cap Space $259,062
LTIR Pool $0
Roster 23/23
Contracts 46/50
Transactions
Matt Grzelcyk | Grzelcyk (illness) will play Wednesday versus Vancouver. Dec 8
Jeremy Swayman | Swayman will defend the blue paint during Wednesday's road game versus the Canucks, Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic reports. Dec 8
Linus Ullmark | Ullmark (illness) was a full participant at Tuesday's practice. Dec 7
Charlie McAvoy | McAvoy (illness) was a full participant at Tuesday's practice. Dec 7
Oskar Steen | Steen was recalled by the Bruins on Tuesday, Mark Divver of the New England Hockey Journal reports. Dec 7

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$6,125,0006.1M
$6,875,0006.9M
$6,666,6666.7M
$3,000,0003M
$4,900,0004.9M
Line 1 $19,666,666 Pairing 1 $7,900,000
$6,000,0006M
$5,250,0005.3M
$3,100,0003.1M
$3,687,5003.7M
$4,100,0004.1M
Line 2 $14,350,000 Pairing 2 $7,787,500
$2,375,0002.4M
$1,050,0001.1M
$3,800,0003.8M
$3,000,0003M
$1,000,0001M
Line 3 $7,225,000 Pairing 3 $4,000,000
$3,675,0003.7M
$800,0000.8M
$809,1670.8M
$925,0000.9M
$5,000,0005M
Line 4 $5,284,167 Goalies $5,925,000
Injury Report
Anton Blidh
Expected Return Sat Dec 11, 2021
Anton Blidh - IR - Upper Body
Tue Dec 7, 2021
Anton Blidh | Blidh (upper body) was a full participant at Tuesday's practice.

Sat Dec 4, 2021
Anton Blidh | Per Steve Conroy of the Boston Herald, Blidh (upper body) is progressing in his recovery, but he won't play Saturday against the Lightning.
Thu Dec 2, 2021
Anton Blidh | Blidh (upper body) won't play Thursday versus the Predators, Jack Edwards of NESN reports.
Mon Nov 29, 2021
Anton Blidh | Blidh (upper body) will be out of action for at least the club's matchup with Detroit on Tuesday. Coach Bruce Cassidy told reporters, "Could be a little bit longer. Don't think it's long term," Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
Sun Nov 28, 2021
Anton Blidh | Blidh left Sunday's game with an upper-body injury, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
Tomas Nosek
Expected Return Tue Dec 14, 2021
Tomas Nosek - IR-NR - Illness
Not Specified
Tue Dec 7, 2021
Tomas Nosek | Nosek (illness) won't travel for the Bruins' upcoming three-game Canadian road trip. According to the (NHL) media site, the 29-year-old winger has been placed on non-roster injured reserve.

Mon Dec 6, 2021
Tomas Nosek | Nosek missed Monday's practice with an illness and will be questionable for Wednesday's contest in Vancouver.
Jakub Zboril
Expected Return Tue Dec 21, 2021
Jakub Zboril - IR - Lower Body
Not Specified
Tue Dec 7, 2021
Jakub Zboril | Zboril (lower body) will be reevaluated in two weeks.

Sat Dec 4, 2021
Jakub Zboril | Zboril (lower body) will be reevaluated "in the days to come," Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic reports.
Thu Dec 2, 2021
Jakub Zboril | Zboril (lower body) won't return to Thursday's game versus the Predators.
Tuukka Rask
Expected Return Sat Jan 1, 2022
Tuukka Rask - OUT - Hip
Surgery
Mon Dec 6, 2021
Tuukka Rask | Rask (hip) served as Boston's EBUG at Monday's practice session, Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic reports.

Sat Nov 6, 2021
Tuukka Rask | Rask (hip) has received (NHL) permission to use the Bruins' training facility as he rehabilitates from surgery, according to a report by Elliotte Friedman during Saturday's Hockey Night in Canada broadcast.
Thu Aug 26, 2021
Tuukka Rask | Rask, who underwent surgery to repair a torn labrum in his right hip in late July, believes that he'll be ready to return to action late this year or early in 2022, (NHL).com reports.
Wed Jul 28, 2021
Tuukka Rask | Rask recently underwent surgery to repair a torn labrum in his hip, Joe McDonald of The Athletic reports.
Thu Jul 22, 2021
Tuukka Rask | GM Don Sweeney indicated that Rask is on track to undergo hip surgery at the end of July, Eric Russo of the Bruins' official site reports.
Fri Jun 11, 2021
Tuukka Rask | Rask -- who played with a torn hip labrum -- will need surgery in the offseason and is expected to be sidelined until at least January, Joe Haggerty of BostonHockeyNow.com reports.

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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
(13) Forwards $49,750,833 61.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Bergeron, Patrice C 36
$6,875,000
NMC
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Krejci, David C 35
$0
UFA
Foligno, Nick LW 34
$3,800,000
NMC
$3,800,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Marchand, Brad LW 33
$6,125,000
NMC
$6,125,000
M-NTC
$6,125,000
M-NTC
$6,125,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2025)
Smith, Craig RW 32
$3,100,000
$3,100,000
$0
UFA
Haula, Erik LW 30
$2,375,000
$2,375,000
$0
UFA
Hall, Taylor LW 30
$6,000,000
NMC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
NTC
$0
UFA

(2025)
Coyle, Charlie C 29
$5,250,000
$5,250,000
$5,250,000
$5,250,000
$5,250,000
$0
UFA

(2026)
Lazar, Curtis C 26
$800,000
$0
UFA
Blidh, Anton
IR
LW 26
$750,000
$0
RFA
Nosek, Tomas
IR
LW 29
$1,750,000
$1,750,000
$0
UFA
Pastrnak, David RW 25
$6,666,666
NMC
M-NTC
$6,666,666
NMC
M-NTC
$0
UFA
DeBrusk, Jake LW 25
$3,675,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Frederic, Trent C 23
$1,050,000
$1,050,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Steen, Oskar C 23
$809,167
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Kuhlman, Karson C 26
$725,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$49,750,833
$36,116,666
$17,375,000
$17,375,000
$5,250,000
(8) Defence $24,087,500 29.6% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Moore, John D 31
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$0
UFA
Kampfer, Steven D 33
$0
UFA
Forbort, Derek D 29
$3,000,000
M-NTC
$3,000,000
M-NTC
$3,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Reilly, Mike D 28
$3,000,000
$3,000,000
$3,000,000
$0
UFA
Miller, Kevan D 34
$0
UFA
Grzelcyk, Matt D 27
$3,687,500
$3,687,500
$3,687,500
$0
UFA
Zboril, Jakub
IR
D 24
$725,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Carlo, Brandon D 25
$4,100,000
$4,100,000
$4,100,000
$4,100,000
M-NTC
$4,100,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2027)
McAvoy, Charlie D 23
$4,900,000
$9,500,000
$9,500,000
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$0
UFA

(2030)
Clifton, Connor D 26
$1,000,000
$1,000,000
$0
RFA
Ahcan, Jack D 24
$925,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$24,087,500
$27,037,500
$23,287,500
$13,600,000
$13,600,000
(2) Goalies $5,925,000 7.3% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Rask, Tuukka G 34
$0
UFA
Ullmark, Linus G 28
$5,000,000
NMC
$5,000,000
NMC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2025)
Swayman, Jeremy G 23
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS
$5,925,000
$5,925,000
$5,000,000
$5,000,000
(1) Buried $225,000 0.3% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Wagner, Chris RW 30
$225,000
$225,000
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$225,000
$225,000
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Roster Size

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

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23 18 9 6
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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46 25 11 6
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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$81,314,770 $69,304,166 $45,662,500 $35,975,000
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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$185,230 $12,195,834 $35,837,500 $45,525,000
Current Cap Space

Amount of Annual Cap Hit that can be added to the roster without exceeding the Upper Limit (Salary Cap Maximum) based on the current roster. For teams using LTIR, Current Cap Space is the amount of annual cap hit that can be added without exceeding the Salary Cap by more than the team's LTIR Pool.

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$259,062 $12,195,834 $35,837,500 $45,525,000
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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$0 $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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$81,948,333 $69,304,166 $45,662,500 $35,975,000
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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$1,960,000 $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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$632,500 $150,000 $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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3 3 3 3
(20) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Wagner, Chris RW 30
$1,350,000
$1,350,000
$0
UFA
Khokhlachev, Alexander C 28
$0
Fogarty, Steven RW 28
$750,000
$0
UFA
Carey, Paul C 33
$0
UFA
Grosenick, Troy G 32
$750,000
$0
UFA
Arnesson, Linus D 27
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Cehlarik, Peter LW 26
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Lewington, Tyler D 27
$750,000
$0
UFA
Senyshyn, Zach RW 24
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Forsbacka Karlsson, Jakob C 25
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Booth, Callum G 24
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Hughes, Cameron C 25
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Becker, Jack C 24
$0
$0
UFA
Filipe, Matt C 23
$817,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Koppanen, Joona LW 23
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Vaakanainen, Urho D 22
$894,167
$0
RFA
Studnicka, Jack C 22
$769,167
$0
RFA
Pare, Cedric C 22
$0
Berglund, Victor D 22
$818,333
$818,333
$0
RFA
Bukac, Daniel D 22
$0
Lyle, Brady D 22
$800,000
$800,000
$0
RFA
Lauko, Jakub C 21
$764,167
$764,167
$0
RFA
Hall, Curtis C 21
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
McFaul, Dustyn D 21
$0
Keyser, Kyle G 22
$733,333
$0
RFA
Bonar, Sean G 30
$0
$0
UFA
Dun, Derek G 28
$0
$0
UFA
Messner, Joel D 27
$0
$0
UFA
Noebels, Marcel C 29
$0
$0
UFA
Pond, Tanner C 28
$0
$0
UFA
Sakellaropoulos, Alex G 27
$0
$0
UFA
Didier, Josiah D 28
$0
Beecher, John C 20
$0
$0
UFA
Olson, Quinn LW 20
$0
$0
UFA
Bychkov, Roman D 20
$0
$0
UFA
Mantykivi, Matias C 20
$0
$0
UFA
Schmaltz, Jake LW 20
$0
$0
UFA
Asselin, Samuel C 23
$800,000
$800,000
$0
RFA
Lantosi, Robert RW 26
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Wolff, Nick D 25
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Lohrei, Mason D 20
$0
$0
UFA
Kuntar, Trevor C 20
$0
$0
UFA
Langenbrunner, Mason D 19
$0
$0
UFA
Duran, Riley C 19
$0
$0
UFA
Froden, Jesper RW 27
$842,500
$0
UFA
Harrison, Brett C 18
$0
Lysell, Fabian RW 18
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Svedebäck, Philip G 19
$0
$0
UFA
Jellvik, Oskar C 18
$0
$0
UFA
Mast, Ryan D 18
$0
$0
UFA
Gasseau, Andre 18
$0
$0
UFA
Gallagher, Ty D 18
$0
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$15,089,167
$5,032,500
$1,850,000