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 91.7%
Cap Hit $79,839,551
Cap Space $-339,551
LTIR Pool $0
Roster 23/23
Contracts 48/50
Transactions
Casey Nelson
Dec 7
Placed D Casey Nelson on IR. Dec 7
Scott Wedgewood
Dec 7
Recalled G Scott Wedgewood from Rochester (AHL). Dec 7
Matt Tennyson
Dec 7
Recalled D Matt Tennyson from Rochester (AHL). Dec 7
Matt Tennyson
Dec 5
Assigned D Matt Tennyson to Rochester (AHL). Dec 5
Conor Sheary
Dec 4
Activated LW Conor Sheary from injured reserve. Dec 4
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Buffalo Sabres Injury Report
Marco Scandella Marco Scandella - Upper Body
Scandella has landed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and it is undetermined if he will be activated prior to Tuesday's matchup against the Kings.
I-R - Ques Tues
Updated Dec 8, 2018
I-R - Ques Tues
Updated Dec 8, 2018
Matt Hunwick Matt Hunwick - Neck
Hunwick missed the previous game dealing with a neck injury and it is unknown if he will play against the Kings on Tuesday.
questionable - Ques Tues
Updated Dec 8, 2018
questionable - Ques Tues
Updated Dec 8, 2018
Carter Hutton Carter Hutton - Upper Body
Hutton sat out the last game dealing with an upper-body injury and it is unknown if he will play Tuesday against the Kings.
questionable - Ques Tues
Updated Dec 8, 2018
questionable - Ques Tues
Updated Dec 8, 2018
Casey Nelson Casey Nelson - Upper Body
Nelson has been placed on injured reserve due to an upper-body injury.
I-R - Out indefinitely
Updated Dec 7, 2018
I-R - Out indefinitely
Updated Dec 7, 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
(14) 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 36
$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
C 26
$1,475,000
$0
RFA
Wilson, Scott
IR
LW 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 23
$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 22
$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
RW 21
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Mittelstadt, Casey
C 20
$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
(6) Defence $24,105,357 30.3% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Hunwick, Matt
LTIR
D 33
$2,250,000
$2,250,000
$0
UFA
Bogosian, Zach
D 28
$5,142,857
$5,142,857
$0
UFA
Scandella, Marco
IR
D 28
$4,000,000
$4,000,000
$0
UFA
Beaulieu, Nathan
D 26
$2,400,000
$0
RFA
Tennyson, Matt
D 28
$650,000
$0
UFA
McCabe, Jake
IR
D 25
$1,600,000
$0
RFA
Ristolainen, Rasmus
D 24
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
$0
UFA
Nelson, Casey
IR
D 26
$812,500
$812,500
$0
UFA
Dahlin, Rasmus
D 18
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Pilut, Lawrence
D 22
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$24,105,357
$19,455,357
$6,325,000
$5,400,000
$0
$0
(3) Goalies $4,200,000 5.3% 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
Wedgewood, Scott
G 26
$700,000
$0
RFA
Ullmark, Linus
G 25
$750,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$4,200,000
$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 35
$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 13 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 28 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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$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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$79,839,551 $55,897,024 $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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$-339,551 $23,602,976 $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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$-339,551 $23,602,976 $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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$80,507,024 $55,897,024 $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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$4,337,500 $4,550,000 $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
(21) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Moulson, Matt
LW 35
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Porter, Kevin
C 32
$650,000
$0
UFA
Wilcox, Adam
G 26
$0
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
LW 23
$767,500
$767,500
$0
RFA
Guhle, Brendan
D 21
$697,500
$697,500
$0
RFA
Borgen, William
D 21
$864,166
$864,166
$864,166
$0
RFA
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 21
$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 24
$874,125
$0
RFA
Davidsson, Marcus
C 22
$0
Luukkonen, Ukko-Pekka
G 19
SLIDE
$761,667
$761,667
$761,667
$0
RFA
Laaksonen, Oskari
D 19
$0
Bryson, Jacob
D 21
$0
Weissbach, Linus
LW 20
$0
Samuelsson, Mattias
D 18
$0
Pekar, Matej
C 18
SLIDE
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
Lindstrand Cronholm, Linus
D 18
$0
Kukkonen, Miska
D 18
$0
Worge Kreu, William
D 18
$0
Oglevie, Andrew
C 23
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Olofsson, Victor
LW 23
$0
TOTALS TOTALS
$15,755,749
$9,045,833
$4,228,333
$1,655,834
$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 $3,602,151 $10,000,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okposo, Kyle ST $6,000,000 $4,975,000 $2,161,290 $6,000,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Skinner, Jeff ST $5,725,000 $4,700,000 $2,062,231 $5,725,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pominville, Jason ST $5,600,000 $4,575,000 $2,017,204 $5,600,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ristolainen, Rasmus ST $5,400,000 $4,375,000 $1,945,161 $5,400,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bogosian, Zach ST $5,142,857 $4,117,857 $1,852,535 $5,142,857 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scandella, Marco ST $4,000,000 $2,975,000 $1,440,860 $4,000,000 57 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Berglund, Patrik ST $3,850,000 $2,825,000 $1,386,828 $3,850,000 58 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reinhart, Sam ST $3,650,000 $2,625,000 $1,314,785 $3,650,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sobotka, Vladimir ST $3,500,000 $2,475,000 $1,260,753 $3,500,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sheary, Conor ST $3,000,000 $1,975,000 $1,080,645 $3,000,000 62 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hutton, Carter ST $2,750,000 $1,725,000 $990,591 $2,750,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaulieu, Nathan ST $2,400,000 $1,375,000 $864,516 $2,400,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hunwick, Matt ST $2,250,000 $1,225,000 $810,484 $2,250,000 0 64 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Girgensons, Zemgus ST $1,600,000 $575,000 $576,344 $1,600,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
McCabe, Jake ST $1,600,000 $575,000 $576,344 $1,600,000 62 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Larsson, Johan ST $1,475,000 $450,000 $531,317 $1,475,000 36 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson, Tage EL $925,000 $0 $333,199 $925,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wilson, Scott ST $1,050,000 $25,000 $378,226 $1,050,000 0 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mittelstadt, Casey EL $925,000 $0 $333,199 $925,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pilut, Lawrence EL $925,000 $0 $74,597 $666,398 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 52 0 0
Dahlin, Rasmus EL $925,000 $0 $333,199 $925,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nelson, Casey ST $812,500 $0 $292,675 $812,500 64 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ullmark, Linus ST $750,000 $0 $270,161 $750,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Elie, Remi ST $735,000 $0 $264,758 $735,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wedgewood, Scott ST $700,000 $0 $7,527 $455,376 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 65 0 0
Fedun, Taylor ST $650,000 $0 $0 $415,860 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 38 0 0
Rodrigues, Evan ST $650,000 $0 $234,140 $650,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tennyson, Matt ST $650,000 $0 $69,892 $485,753 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 47 0 0
TOTALS $77,640,357 $27,065,612 $76,738,744
Other
Player Type Cap Hit Buried Hit Accum Hit Proj Hit NHL
Hodgson, Cody Buyout $-458,333 $-165,098 $-458,333 67
TOTALS $-458,333 $-165,098 $-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 $1,431,855 $3,975,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Oglevie, Andrew EL $925,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Guhle, Brendan EL $697,500 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Hickey, Brandon EL $925,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Dougherty, Jack EL $695,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Pekar, Matej EL $925,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 53 0 0
Nylander, Alexander EL $863,333 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Smith, C.J. ST $874,125 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
O'Regan, Danny ST $874,125 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Borgen, William EL $864,166 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 47 0 0
Asplund, Rasmus EL $845,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Luukkonen, Ukko-Pekka EL $792,500 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Malone, Sean ST $787,500 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Olofsson, Victor EL $767,500 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Johansson, Jonas EL $759,167 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Stephens, Devante EL $743,333 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Cornel, Eric EL $717,500 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Bailey, Justin ST $715,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Martin, Brycen EL $685,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Porter, Kevin ST $650,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Criscuolo, Kyle ST $650,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
TOTALS $20,755,749 $1,431,855 $3,975,000

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