Buffalo Sabres

Head Coach Phil Housley
Assistant Coach Davis Payne
Assistant Coach Steve Smith
Assistant Coach Chris Hajt
Assistant Coach Tom Ward
Goaltending Coach Andrew Allen
Playoff Odds NA
Cap Hit $78,878,529
Cap Space $621,471
LTIR Pool $0
Roster 23/23
Contracts 49/50
Transactions
Johan Larsson
Oct 11
Activated C Johan Larsson from injured reserve. Oct 11
Sean Malone
Oct 3
Placed C Sean Malone on IR. Oct 3
Remi Elie
Oct 2
Acquired LW Remi Elie off waivers from the Dallas Stars. Oct 2
Alexander Nylander
Oct 1
Assigned LW Alexander Nylander to Rochester (AHL). Oct 1
Brendan Guhle
Oct 1
Assigned D Brendan Guhle to Rochester (AHL). Oct 1
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Full Buffalo Sabres Schedule
Saturday, Oct 13
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3-0 (W)
Thursday, Oct 11
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6-1 (L)
Monday, Oct 8
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2-4 (W)
Buffalo Sabres Injury Report
Vladimir Sobotka Vladimir Sobotka - Upper Body
Sobotka has sat out the previous three games with an upper-body injury but it is likely he will suit up against the Coyotes on Saturday.
probable - Prob Sat
Updated Oct 13, 2018
probable - Prob Sat
Updated Oct 13, 2018
Zach Bogosian Zach Bogosian - Lower Body
Bogosian has landed on injured reserve due to a lower-body injury and it is uncertain how much time he will be forced to miss.
I-R - Out indefinitely
Updated Oct 11, 2018
I-R - Out indefinitely
Updated Oct 11, 2018
Sean Malone Sean Malone - Knee
Malone is on the injured reserve list with a knee injury and will be held out of action until the beginning of November.
I-R - Early Nov
Updated Oct 9, 2018
I-R - Early Nov
Updated Oct 9, 2018
Matt Hunwick Matt Hunwick - Neck
Hunwick has been designated for the non-roster injured reserve list with a neck injury and it is unknown if he will make his season debut against the Avalanche on Thursday.
I-R - Ques Thurs
Updated Oct 8, 2018
I-R - Ques Thurs
Updated Oct 8, 2018

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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 $48,685,000 61.2% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Pominville, Jason
RW 35
$5,600,000
NMC
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Sobotka, Vladimir
C 31
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$0
UFA
Okposo, Kyle
RW 30
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Berglund, Patrik
C 30
$3,850,000
M-NTC
$3,850,000
M-NTC
$3,850,000
M-NTC
$3,850,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Skinner, Jeff
LW 26
$5,725,000
NMC
$0
UFA
Larsson, Johan
IR
C 26
$1,475,000
$0
RFA
Wilson, Scott
IR
C 26
$1,050,000
$1,050,000
$0
UFA
Girgensons, Zemgus
C 24
$1,600,000
$0
RFA
Elie, Remi
LW 23
$735,000
$0
RFA
Reinhart, Sam
RW 22
$3,650,000
$3,650,000
$0
RFA
Sheary, Conor
LW 26
$3,000,000
$3,000,000
$0
UFA
Rodrigues, Evan
LW 25
$650,000
$0
RFA
Eichel, Jack
C 21
$10,000,000
$10,000,000
$10,000,000
$10,000,000
$10,000,000
NMC
$10,000,000
NMC
$0
UFA
(2026)
Thompson, Tage
C 20
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Mittelstadt, Casey
C 19
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$48,685,000
$32,900,000
$19,850,000
$19,850,000
$16,000,000
$10,000,000
(8) Defence $23,180,357 29.2% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Hunwick, Matt
IR
D 33
$2,250,000
$2,250,000
$0
UFA
Bogosian, Zach
D 28
$5,142,857
$5,142,857
$0
UFA
Scandella, Marco
D 28
$4,000,000
$4,000,000
$0
UFA
Beaulieu, Nathan
D 25
$2,400,000
$0
RFA
Tennyson, Matt
D 28
$650,000
$0
UFA
McCabe, Jake
D 25
$1,600,000
$0
RFA
Ristolainen, Rasmus
D 23
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
$0
UFA
Nelson, Casey
D 26
$812,500
$812,500
$0
UFA
Dahlin, Rasmus
D 18
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$23,180,357
$18,530,357
$6,325,000
$5,400,000
$0
$0
(2) Goalies $3,500,000 4.4% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Hutton, Carter
G 32
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$0
UFA
Ullmark, Linus
G 25
$750,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$3,500,000
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$0
$0
$0
(1) Buried $3,975,000 5.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Moulson, Matt
LW 34
$3,975,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$3,975,000
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
(1) Buyout & Retained Salary $-458,333 -0.6% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Hodgson, Cody
Buyout
C 28
$-458,333
$791,667
$791,667
$791,667
$791,667
TOTALS TOTALS
$-458,333
$791,667
$791,667
$791,667
$791,667
$0
Cap Summary Projection
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Roster Size

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

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23 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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49 26 9 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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$79,500,000 $79,500,000 $79,500,000 $79,500,000
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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$78,878,529 $54,972,024 $29,716,667 $26,041,667
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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$621,471 $24,527,976 $49,783,333 $53,458,333
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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$664,331 $24,527,976 $49,783,333 $53,458,333
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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$78,882,024 $54,972,024 $29,716,667 $26,041,667
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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$3,912,500 $4,125,000 $2,850,000 $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
(22) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Moulson, Matt
LW 34
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Porter, Kevin
C 32
$650,000
$0
UFA
Wedgewood, Scott
G 26
$700,000
$0
RFA
Wilcox, Adam
G 25
$0
Fedun, Taylor
D 30
$650,000
$0
UFA
O'Regan, Danny
C 24
$874,125
$0
RFA
Hurley, Connor
C 23
$0
Bailey, Justin
RW 23
$715,000
$0
RFA
Malone, Sean
C 23
$787,500
$0
RFA
Cornel, Eric
C 22
$717,500
$0
RFA
Dougherty, Jack
D 22
$695,000
$0
RFA
Johansson, Jonas
G 23
$759,167
$759,167
$0
RFA
Hickey, Brandon
D 22
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Martin, Brycen
D 22
$685,000
$0
RFA
Willman, Maxwell
C 23
$0
Brown, Christopher
C 22
$0
Olofsson, Victor
RW 23
$767,500
$767,500
$0
RFA
Guhle, Brendan
D 21
$697,500
$697,500
$0
RFA
Borgen, William
D 21
$0
Stephens, Devante
D 21
$743,333
$743,333
$0
RFA
Chukarov, Ivan
D 23
$0
Nylander, Alexander
RW 20
$863,333
$863,333
$863,333
$0
RFA
Asplund, Rasmus
C 20
$845,000
$845,000
$845,000
$0
RFA
Fitzgerald, Casey
D 21
$0
Murray, Brett
LW 20
$0
Nyberg, Philip
D 21
$0
Glotov, Vasii
C 21
$0
Criscuolo, Kyle
C 26
$650,000
$0
UFA
Smith, C.J.
LW 23
$874,125
$0
RFA
Davidsson, Marcus
C 22
$0
Luukkonen, Ukko-Pekka
G 19
$792,500
$792,500
$792,500
$0
RFA
Laaksonen, Oskari
D 19
$0
Bryson, Jacob
D 20
$0
Weissbach, Linus
LW 20
$0
Samuelsson, Mattias
D 18
$0
Pekar, Matej
C 18
$0
Lindstrand Cronholm, Linus
D 18
$0
Kukkonen, Miska
D 18
$0
Worge Kreu, William
D 18
$0
Pilut, Lawrence
D 22
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Oglevie, Andrew
C 23
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Oglevie, Andrew
C 23
$0
Olofsson, Victor
LW 23
$0
Pilut, Lawrence
D 22
$0
TOTALS TOTALS
$16,241,583
$8,243,333
$2,500,833
$0
$0
$0
Active Roster
Player Type Cap Hit Buried Hit Accum Hit Proj Hit NHL IR LTIR SOIR C.LOAN E.LOAN SUSP WNR MIN JR LOAN
Eichel, Jack ST $10,000,000 $8,975,000 $645,161 $10,000,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okposo, Kyle ST $6,000,000 $4,975,000 $387,097 $6,000,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Skinner, Jeff ST $5,725,000 $4,700,000 $369,355 $5,725,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pominville, Jason ST $5,600,000 $4,575,000 $361,290 $5,600,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ristolainen, Rasmus ST $5,400,000 $4,375,000 $348,387 $5,400,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bogosian, Zach ST $5,142,857 $4,117,857 $331,797 $5,142,857 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scandella, Marco ST $4,000,000 $2,975,000 $258,065 $4,000,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Berglund, Patrik ST $3,850,000 $2,825,000 $248,387 $3,850,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reinhart, Sam ST $3,650,000 $2,625,000 $235,484 $3,650,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sobotka, Vladimir ST $3,500,000 $2,475,000 $225,806 $3,500,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sheary, Conor ST $3,000,000 $1,975,000 $193,548 $3,000,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hutton, Carter ST $2,750,000 $1,725,000 $177,419 $2,750,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaulieu, Nathan ST $2,400,000 $1,375,000 $154,839 $2,400,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hunwick, Matt ST $2,250,000 $1,225,000 $145,161 $2,250,000 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Girgensons, Zemgus ST $1,600,000 $575,000 $103,226 $1,600,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
McCabe, Jake ST $1,600,000 $575,000 $103,226 $1,600,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Larsson, Johan ST $1,475,000 $450,000 $95,161 $1,475,000 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson, Tage EL $925,000 $0 $59,677 $925,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wilson, Scott ST $1,050,000 $25,000 $67,742 $1,050,000 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mittelstadt, Casey EL $925,000 $0 $59,677 $925,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dahlin, Rasmus EL $925,000 $0 $59,677 $925,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nelson, Casey ST $812,500 $0 $52,419 $812,500 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ullmark, Linus ST $750,000 $0 $48,387 $750,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Elie, Remi ST $735,000 $0 $47,419 $735,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rodrigues, Evan ST $650,000 $0 $41,935 $650,000 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tennyson, Matt ST $650,000 $0 $38,441 $646,505 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
TOTALS $75,365,357 $4,858,786 $75,361,862
Other
Player Type Cap Hit Buried Hit Accum Hit Proj Hit NHL
Hodgson, Cody Buyout $-458,333 $-29,570 $-458,333 12
TOTALS $-458,333 $-29,570 $-458,333
Non-Roster
Player Type Cap Hit Buried Hit Accum Hit Proj Hit NHL IR LTIR SOIR C.LOAN E.LOAN SUSP WNR MIN JR LOAN
Moulson, Matt ST $5,000,000 $3,975,000 $256,452 $3,975,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Guhle, Brendan EL $697,500 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Dougherty, Jack EL $695,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Oglevie, Andrew EL $925,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Pilut, Lawrence EL $925,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Hickey, Brandon EL $925,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Nylander, Alexander EL $863,333 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
O'Regan, Danny ST $874,125 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Smith, C.J. ST $874,125 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Asplund, Rasmus EL $845,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Luukkonen, Ukko-Pekka EL $792,500 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Malone, Sean ST $787,500 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Olofsson, Victor EL $767,500 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Johansson, Jonas EL $759,167 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Stephens, Devante EL $743,333 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Cornel, Eric EL $717,500 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Bailey, Justin ST $715,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Wedgewood, Scott ST $700,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Martin, Brycen EL $685,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Porter, Kevin ST $650,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Fedun, Taylor ST $650,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
Criscuolo, Kyle ST $650,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
TOTALS $21,241,583 $256,452 $3,975,000

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