Buffalo Sabres

Head Coach Ralph Krueger
Assistant Coach Mike Bales
Assistant Coach Don Granato
Assistant Coach Steve Smith
Playoff Odds 0%
Cap Hit $81,812,575
Cap Space $-312,575
LTIR Pool $0
Roster 23/23
Contracts 45/50
Transactions
Curtis Lazar | Lazar generated an assist in Sunday's loss to the Islanders. Mar 7
Colin Miller | Miller picked up a goal in Sunday's loss to the Islanders. Mar 7
Jeff Skinner | Skinner scored his first goal of the season in Sunday's 5-2 loss to the Islanders. Mar 7
Jonas Johansson | Johansson stopped 25 of 29 shots in Sunday's 5-2 loss to the Islanders. Mar 7
Jonas Johansson | Johansson will guard the road goal in Sunday's game versus the Islanders, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports. Mar 7

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Line Combinations Updated: Mar 07 (5:40am)
$8,000,0008M
$10,000,00010M
$894,1670.9M
$925,0000.9M
$5,400,0005.4M
Line 1 $18,894,167 Pairing 1 $6,325,000
$3,050,0003.1M
$3,250,0003.3M
$5,200,0005.2M
$925,0000.9M
$3,875,0003.9M
Line 2 $11,500,000 Pairing 2 $4,800,000
$700,0000.7M
$2,250,0002.3M
$6,000,0006M
$889,1660.9M
$3,850,0003.9M
Line 3 $8,950,000 Pairing 3 $4,739,166
$9,000,0009M
$800,0000.8M
$700,0000.7M
$700,0000.7M
$2,750,0002.8M
Line 4 $10,500,000 Goalies $3,450,000
Injury Report
Linus Ullmark
Expected Return Wed Mar 31, 2021
Linus Ullmark - IR - Lower Body
Not Specified
William Borgen
Expected Return Tue Apr 6, 2021
William Borgen - IR - Forearm
Surgery
Zemgus Girgensons
Expected Return Tue Jul 6, 2021
Zemgus Girgensons - IR - Hamstring
Surgery
Jake McCabe
Expected Return Wed Sep 1, 2021
Jake McCabe - IR - Knee
Surgery

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Performance Bonuses
Movement Clauses
35+ Over 35 Contract
IR - Injured Reserve
Taxi Squad
Entry Level Contract
Waiver Exempt
Has Arbitration Rights
Two-way contract
(14) Forwards $54,318,292 66.6% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Staal, Eric C 36
$3,250,000
$0
UFA
Okposo, Kyle RW 32
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Eakin, Cody C 29
$2,250,000
$2,250,000
$0
UFA
Hall, Taylor LW 29
$8,000,000
NMC
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Skinner, Jeff LW 28
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$0
UFA
(2027)
Sheahan, Riley C 29
$700,000
$0
UFA
Rieder, Tobias RW 28
$700,000
$0
UFA
Girgensons, Zemgus
IR
LW 27
$2,200,000
$2,200,000
$2,200,000
$0
UFA
Lazar, Curtis C 26
$800,000
$800,000
$0
RFA
Reinhart, Sam RW 25
$5,200,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Olofsson, Victor LW 25
$3,050,000
$3,050,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Eichel, Jack C 24
$10,000,000
$10,000,000
$10,000,000
NMC
$10,000,000
NMC
$10,000,000
NMC
$0
UFA
(2026)
Thompson, Tage RW 23
$1,400,000
$1,400,000
$1,400,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Mittelstadt, Casey C 22
$874,125
$0
RFA
Cozens, Dylan C 20
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$54,318,292
$35,594,167
$29,494,167
$19,000,000
$19,000,000
$0
(7) Defence $20,053,332 24.6% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Irwin, Matt D 33
$700,000
$0
UFA
Davidson, Brandon D 29
$700,000
$0
UFA
Miller, Colin D 28
$3,875,000
$3,875,000
$0
UFA
McCabe, Jake
IR
D 27
$2,850,000
$0
UFA
Ristolainen, Rasmus D 26
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
$0
UFA
Montour, Brandon D 26
$3,850,000
$0
UFA
Borgen, William
IR
D 24
$864,166
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Bryson, Jacob D 23
$889,166
$889,166
$0
RFA
Dahlin, Rasmus D 20
$925,000
$0
RFA
Pilut, Lawrence D 25
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$20,053,332
$10,164,166
$0
$0
$0
$0
(2) Goalies $6,050,000 7.4% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Hutton, Carter G 35
$2,750,000
$0
UFA
Ullmark, Linus
IR
G 27
$2,600,000
$0
UFA
Johansson, Jonas G 25
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$6,050,000
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
(0) Buried $0 0.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
TOTALS TOTALS
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
(1) Buyout & Retained Salary $791,667 1.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Hodgson, Cody
Buyout
C 31
$791,667
$791,667
$791,667
TOTALS TOTALS
$791,667
$791,667
$791,667
$0
$0
$0
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2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Roster Size

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

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23 12 6 2
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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45 22 10 2
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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$81,812,575 $46,550,000 $30,285,834 $19,000,000
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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$-312,575 $34,950,000 $51,214,166 $62,500,000
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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$-312,575 $34,950,000 $51,214,166 $62,500,000
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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$82,700,791 $46,550,000 $30,285,834 $19,000,000
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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$1,487,500 $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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$3,700,000 $850,000 $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
(18) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Tokarski, Dustin
G 31
$725,000
$725,000
$0
UFA
Fogarty, Steven RW 27
$700,000
$0
UFA
Dea, Jean-Sebastien C 27
$700,000
$0
UFA
Hurley, Connor C 25
$0
$0
UFA
Cornel, Eric C 24
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Willman, Maxwell C 26
$0
$0
UFA
Brown, Christopher C 25
$0
$0
UFA
Chukarov, Ivan D 25
$0
$0
UFA
Nelson, Casey D 28
$700,000
$0
UFA
Asplund, Rasmus
C 23
$845,000
$0
RFA
Fitzgerald, Casey
D 24
$858,750
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Murray, Brett LW 22
$775,000
$775,000
$0
RFA
Nyberg, Philip D 23
$0
$0
UFA
Glotov, Vasii C 23
$0
Smith, C.J.
LW 26
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Jokiharju, Henri
D 21
$925,000
$0
RFA
Davidsson, Marcus D 24
$0
$0
UFA
Luukkonen, Ukko-Pekka G 21
$778,333
$778,333
$0
RFA
Laaksonen, Oskari D 21
$853,333
$853,333
$853,333
$0
RFA
Weissbach, Linus LW 22
$0
Samuelsson, Mattias D 20
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Pekar, Matej C 21
$764,167
$764,167
$764,167
$0
RFA
Lindstrand Cronholm, Linus D 20
$0
Kukkonen, Miska D 20
$0
Worge Kreu, William D 20
$0
Oglevie, Andrew C 26
$750,000
$750,000
$0
RFA
Ruotsalainen, Arttu C 23
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Johnson, Ryan LW 37
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Portillo, Erik G 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Huglen, Aaron LW 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Cederqvist, Filip LW 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Rousek, Lukas LW 21
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Houser, Michael G 28
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Biro, Brandon LW 22
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Di Pietro, Dawson LW 25
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Quinn, Jack RW 19
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Peterka, John-Jason LW 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Costantini, Matteo C 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Lyckasen, Albert D 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Konecny, Jakub 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$14,524,583
$8,345,833
$3,467,500
$0
$0
$0