Buffalo Sabres

Head Coach Ralph Krueger
Assistant Coach Mike Bales
Assistant Coach Don Granato
Assistant Coach Steve Smith
Playoff Odds 0%
Cap Hit $85,040,008
Cap Space $-3,540,008
LTIR Pool $7,364,881
Roster 23/23
Contracts 46/50
Transactions
recalled RW Tage Thompson from Rochester (AHL). Nov 17
placed LW Johan Larsson on IR. Nov 17
recalled C Rasmus Asplund from Rochester (AHL). Nov 15
activated D Marco Scandella from injured reserve. Nov 14
recalled C Curtis Lazar from Rochester (AHL). Nov 13
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Sunday, Nov 17
Saturday, Nov 16
Thursday, Nov 14
Line Combinations Updated: Nov 17 (2:02pm)
$767,5000.8M
$10,000,00010M
$3,650,0003.7M
$2,850,0002.9M
$5,400,0005.4M
Line 1 $14,417,500 Pairing 1 $8,250,000
$9,000,0009M
$2,000,0002M
$3,000,0003M
$925,0000.9M
$3,387,5003.4M
Line 2 $14,000,000 Pairing 2 $4,312,500
$2,275,0002.3M
$925,0000.9M
$700,0000.7M
$4,000,0004M
$925,0000.9M
Line 3 $3,900,000 Pairing 3 $4,925,000
$1,600,0001.6M
$845,0000.8M
$925,0000.9M
$2,750,0002.8M
$1,325,0001.3M
Line 4 $3,370,000 Goalies $4,075,000
Injury Report
Johan Larsson Johan Larsson - Upper Body
Larsson will miss an extended period due to an upper-body injury.
out - Out indefinitely
Updated Nov 17, 2019
Kyle Okposo Kyle Okposo - Upper Body
Okposo has been sent to the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury, and it is uncertain how much time he will need to recuperate.
I-R - Out indefinitely
Updated Nov 17, 2019
Marcus Johansson Marcus Johansson - Upper Body
Johansson is expected to be sidelined until at least the end of November with an upper-body injury and has been placed on injured reserve.
I-R - Late Nov
Updated Nov 17, 2019
Marco Scandella Marco Scandella - Lower Body
Scandella has been activated from the injured reserve list after healing from a lower-body injury. He is expected to be available for Thursday's game versus the Hurricanes.
probable - Prob Thurs
Updated Nov 14, 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
(13) Forwards $51,237,500 62.9% of cap
Player POS Age 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Johansson, Marcus
IR
LW 29
$4,500,000
M-NTC
$4,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Sobotka, Vladimir
IR
C 32
$3,500,000
$0
UFA
Okposo, Kyle RW 31
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Skinner, Jeff LW 27
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$0
UFA
(2027)
Larsson, Johan
IR
LW 27
$1,550,000
$0
UFA
Girgensons, Zemgus LW 25
$1,600,000
$0
UFA
Vesey, Jimmy LW 26
$2,275,000
$0
UFA
Lazar, Curtis C 24
$700,000
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Reinhart, Sam RW 24
$3,650,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Olofsson, Victor RW 24
$767,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Sheary, Conor LW 27
$3,000,000
$0
UFA
Rodrigues, Evan LW 26
$2,000,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Eichel, Jack C 23
$10,000,000
$10,000,000
$10,000,000
$10,000,000
NMC
$10,000,000
NMC
$0
UFA
(2026)
Thompson, Tage LW 22
$925,000
$0
RFA
Asplund, Rasmus C 21
$845,000
$845,000
$0
RFA
Mittelstadt, Casey C 20
$925,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$51,237,500
$30,345,000
$25,000,000
$25,000,000
$19,000,000
$0
(8) Defence $29,455,357 36.1% of cap
Player POS Age 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Hunwick, Matt
LTIR
D 34
$2,250,000
$0
UFA
Bogosian, Zach
IR
D 29
$5,142,857
$0
UFA
Scandella, Marco D 29
$4,000,000
$0
UFA
Miller, Colin D 27
$3,875,000
$3,875,000
$3,875,000
$0
UFA
McCabe, Jake D 26
$2,850,000
$2,850,000
$0
UFA
Ristolainen, Rasmus D 25
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
$0
UFA
Gilmour, John D 26
$700,000
$0
UFA
Montour, Brandon D 25
$3,387,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Jokiharju, Henri D 20
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Dahlin, Rasmus D 19
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$29,455,357
$13,975,000
$9,275,000
$0
$0
$0
(2) Goalies $4,075,000 5.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Hutton, Carter G 33
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$0
UFA
Ullmark, Linus G 26
$1,325,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$4,075,000
$2,750,000
$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
(1) Buyout & Retained Salary $791,667 1.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Hodgson, Cody
Buyout
C 29
$791,667
$791,667
$791,667
$791,667
TOTALS TOTALS
$791,667
$791,667
$791,667
$791,667
$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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28 11 5 3
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 20 10 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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$85,040,008 $47,861,667 $35,066,667 $26,685,834
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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$-3,540,008 $33,638,333 $46,433,333 $54,814,166
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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$-3,540,008 $33,638,333 $46,433,333 $54,814,166
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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$7,364,881 $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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$85,559,524 $47,861,667 $35,066,667 $26,685,834
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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$4,740,000 $3,487,500 $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
(19) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Wilson, Scott LW 27
$1,050,000
$0
UFA
O'Regan, Danny C 25
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Dea, Jean-Sebastien C 25
$700,000
$700,000
$0
UFA
Hammond, Andrew G 31
$700,000
$0
UFA
Hurley, Connor C 24
$0
$0
UFA
Elie, Remi LW 24
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Malone, Sean C 24
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Cornel, Eric C 23
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Dougherty, Jack D 23
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Johansson, Jonas G 24
$759,167
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Hickey, Brandon D 23
$925,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Martin, Brycen D 23
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Willman, Maxwell C 24
$0
$0
UFA
Brown, Christopher C 23
$0
$0
UFA
Borgen, William D 22
$864,166
$864,166
$0
RFA
Stephens, Devante D 22
$743,333
$0
RFA
Chukarov, Ivan D 24
$0
$0
UFA
Nelson, Casey D 27
$812,500
$0
UFA
Fitzgerald, Casey D 22
$858,750
$858,750
$0
RFA
Murray, Brett LW 21
$0
Nyberg, Philip D 22
$0
Glotov, Vasii C 22
$0
Smith, C.J. LW 24
$700,000
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Davidsson, Marcus D 23
$0
Luukkonen, Ukko-Pekka G 20
$778,333
$778,333
$778,333
$0
RFA
Laaksonen, Oskari D 20
$0
Bryson, Jacob D 21
$889,166
$889,166
$889,166
$0
RFA
Weissbach, Linus LW 21
$0
Samuelsson, Mattias D 19
$0
Pekar, Matej C 19
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
Lindstrand Cronholm, Linus D 19
$0
Kukkonen, Miska D 19
$0
Worge Kreu, William D 19
$0
Pilut, Lawrence D 23
$925,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Oglevie, Andrew C 24
$925,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Ruotsalainen, Arttu C 22
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Cozens, Dylan C 18
SLIDE
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
Johnson, Ryan LW 36
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Portillo, Erik G 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Huglen, Aaron LW 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Cederqvist, Filip LW 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Rousek, Lukas LW 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Houser, Michael G 27
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$15,774,582
$7,503,749
$4,380,833
$894,167
$0
$0