Carolina Hurricanes

Head Coach Rod Brind'Amour
Assistant Coach Dean Chynoewth
Assistant Coach Jeff Daniels
Playoff Odds 86.9%
Cap Hit $79,810,225
Cap Space $1,689,775
LTIR Pool $0
Roster 23/23
Contracts 46/50
Transactions
James Reimer | Reimer is expected to start in Saturday's road game versus the Panthers, Michael Smith of (NHL).com reports. Feb 27
Jake Bean | Bean was reassigned to the taxi squad Friday, CBS Sports reports. Feb 26
Steven Lorentz | Lorentz was demoted to the taxi squad Friday, CBS Sports reports. Feb 26
James Reimer | Reimer made 19 saves Thursday in a 3-1 loss to Tampa Bay. He allowed two goals. Feb 25
James Reimer | Reimer will patrol the road crease in Thursday's game against the Lightning, Michael Smith of the Hurricanes' official site reports. Feb 25

No games currently scheduled
Line Combinations Updated: Feb 27 (3:19pm)
$925,0000.9M
$8,460,2508.5M
$2,000,0002M
$5,300,0005.3M
$5,750,0005.8M
Line 1 $11,385,250 Pairing 1 $11,050,000
$5,250,0005.3M
$4,750,0004.8M
$863,3340.9M
$5,250,0005.3M
$4,025,0004M
Line 2 $10,863,334 Pairing 2 $9,275,000
$2,150,0002.2M
$6,000,0006M
$2,100,0002.1M
$1,300,0001.3M
$4,050,0004.1M
Line 3 $10,250,000 Pairing 3 $5,350,000
$1,650,0001.7M
$725,0000.7M
$2,000,0002M
$3,400,0003.4M
$737,5000.7M
Line 4 $4,375,000 Goalies $4,137,500
Injury Report
Jake Gardiner
Expected Return Mon Mar 1, 2021
Jake Gardiner - OUT - Upper Body
Sat Feb 27, 2021
Jake Gardiner | Gardiner (upper body) didn't suit up in Saturday's game versus the Panthers, Chip Alexander of The Raleigh News & Observer reports.
Teuvo Teravainen
Expected Return Mon Mar 1, 2021
Teuvo Teravainen - OUT - Concussion
Concussion
Tue Feb 23, 2021
Teuvo Teravainen | Teravainen has been diagnosed with a concussion and will miss Carolina's next two games at a minimum, Cory Lavalette of the North State Journal reports.

Sat Feb 20, 2021
Teuvo Teravainen | Teravainen (upper body) won't play in Saturday's game versus the Blackhawks, Michael Smith of the Hurricanes' official site reports.
Sat Feb 20, 2021
Teuvo Teravainen | Teravainen (upper body) is expected to miss a couple of games, Michael Smith of the Hurricanes' official site reports.
Max McCormick
Expected Return Mon Mar 1, 2021
Max McCormick - IR - Upper Body
Petr Mrazek
Expected Return Sun Mar 7, 2021
Petr Mrazek - OUT - Thumb
Surgery
Fri Feb 26, 2021
Petr Mrazek | Mrazek (thumb) could return to action against the Panthers on March 7, Luke DeCock of the Raleigh News and Observer reports.

Tue Feb 23, 2021
Petr Mrazek | According to coach Rod Brind'Amour, Mrazek (thumb) is "still a ways away" from returning, Chip Alexander of The Raleigh News & Observer reports.
Thu Feb 11, 2021
Petr Mrazek | Mrazek (thumb) is on the ice for practice Thursday, Michael Smith of the Hurricanes' official site reports.

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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
(13) Forwards $42,273,584 51.9% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Staal, Jordan C 32
$6,000,000
NMC
$6,000,000
NMC
$6,000,000
NMC
$0
UFA
Niederreiter, Nino RW 28
$5,250,000
$5,250,000
$0
UFA
Fast, Jesper RW 29
$2,000,000
$2,000,000
$2,000,000
$0
UFA
Trocheck, Vincent C 27
$4,750,000
$4,750,000
$0
UFA
Teravainen, Teuvo LW 26
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
$0
UFA
McGinn, Brock LW 27
$2,100,000
$0
UFA
Martinook, Jordan LW 28
$2,000,000
$0
UFA
Paquette, Cedric C 27
$1,650,000
$0
UFA
Maenalanen, Saku RW 26
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Foegele, Warren LW 24
$2,150,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Aho, Sebastian RW 23
$8,460,250
$8,460,250
$8,460,250
$8,460,250
$0
UFA
Lorentz, Steven C 24
$725,000
$725,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Necas, Martin C 22
$863,334
$863,334
$0
RFA
Svechnikov, Andrei RW 20
$925,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$42,273,584
$33,448,584
$21,860,250
$13,860,250
$0
$0
(7) Defence $26,538,333 32.6% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Gardiner, Jake D 30
$4,050,000
$4,050,000
$4,050,000
$0
UFA
Hamilton, Dougie D 27
$5,750,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Skjei, Brady D 26
$5,250,000
$5,250,000
$5,250,000
$5,250,000
$0
UFA
Slavin, Jaccob D 26
$5,300,000
$5,300,000
M-NTC
$5,300,000
M-NTC
$5,300,000
M-NTC
$5,300,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2025)
Pesce, Brett D 26
$4,025,000
$4,025,000
$4,025,000
$4,025,000
$0
UFA
Fleury, Haydn D 24
$1,300,000
$1,300,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Bean, Jake D 22
$863,333
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$26,538,333
$19,925,000
$18,625,000
$14,575,000
$5,300,000
$0
(3) Goalies $7,262,500 8.9% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Reimer, James G 32
$3,400,000
$0
UFA
Mrazek, Petr G 29
$3,125,000
$0
UFA
Nedeljkovic, Alex G 25
$737,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$7,262,500
$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 $2,333,333 2.9% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Semin, Alexander
Buyout
36
$2,333,333
TOTALS TOTALS
$2,333,333
$0
$0
$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 13 8 5
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 22 13 5
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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$79,810,225 $53,373,584 $40,485,250 $28,435,250
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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$1,689,775 $28,126,416 $41,014,750 $53,064,750
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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$2,760,759 $28,126,416 $41,014,750 $53,064,750
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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$79,774,823 $53,373,584 $40,485,250 $28,435,250
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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$1,367,073 $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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$3,687,500 $537,500 $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
(23) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Samuelsson, Philip D 29
$0
RFA
Warsofsky, David D 30
$700,000
$0
UFA
Kichton, Brenden D 28
$0
RFA
McCormick, Max
LW 28
$700,000
$0
UFA
Ryan, Joakim
D 27
$700,000
$0
UFA
Smallman, Spencer RW 24
$735,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Bibeau, Antoine G 26
$700,000
$0
UFA
McKeown, Roland D 25
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Wesley, Josh D 24
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Cotton, David C 23
$858,750
$858,750
$0
RFA
Korshkov, Yegor RW 24
$925,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Lafontaine, Jack G 23
$0
Lajoie, Maxime D 23
$710,000
$0
RFA
Helvig, Jeremy G 23
$761,666
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Geekie, Morgan C 22
$763,333
$0
RFA
Mattheos, Stelio RW 21
$809,166
$809,166
$0
RFA
Makiniemi, Eetu G 21
$0
De Jong, Brendan D 22
$0
Rasanen, Ville 25
$0
$0
UFA
Rempal, Sheldon RW 25
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Bokk, Dominik LW 21
$863,334
$863,334
$863,334
$0
RFA
Drury, Jack C 21
$0
Keane, Joey D 21
$809,166
$809,166
$0
RFA
Henman, Luke C 20
$0
Killinen, Lenni LW 20
$0
Sellgren, Jesper D 22
$803,333
$803,333
$0
RFA
Kucharski, Jacob G 21
$0
Gust, Dave RW 27
$700,000
$0
UFA
Kaski, Oliwer D 25
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Suzuki, Ryan C 19
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
Kochetkov, Pyotr D 24
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Rees, Jamieson C 20
$853,333
$853,333
$853,333
$0
RFA
Puistola, Patrick LW 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Honka, Anttoni D 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Fensore, Domenick D 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Webber, Cade D 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Tieksola, Tuukka RW 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Slepets, Kirill RW 21
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Wall, Kevin RW 21
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Murphy, Blake D 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Rizzo, Massimo C 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Murray, Blake C 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Sheppard, Derek D 26
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Ayres, David G 23
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Cotton, Jason C 26
$725,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Jarvis, Seth RW 19
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Gunler, Noel RW 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Ponomarev, Vasiliy C 18
$813,333
$813,333
$813,333
$0
RFA
Nikishin, Alexander D 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Nybeck, Zion LW 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Mercuri, Lucas C 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Pashin, Alexander C 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Seeley, Ronan D 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Shore, Drew
C 30
$700,000
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$17,849,581
$7,629,582
$4,349,167
$0
$0
$0