Columbus Blue Jackets

Head Coach John Tortorella
Assistant Coach Brad Larsen
Assistant Coach Kenny McCudden
Assistant Coach Brad Shaw
Goaltending Coach Ian Clark
Playoff Odds 75.1%
Cap Hit $73,681,697
Cap Space $5,818,303
LTIR Pool $0
Roster 23/23
Contracts 46/50
Transactions
Activated C Brandon Dubinsky from injured reserve. Feb 19
Assigned RW Kole Sherwood to Cleveland (AHL). Feb 19
Recalled D Adam Clendening from Cleveland (AHL). Feb 19
Recalled RW Kole Sherwood from Cleveland (AHL). Feb 15
Assigned C Mark Letestu to Cleveland (AHL). Feb 11
Pure Hockey
Friday, Feb 22 | 4:00pm
at

The Columbus Blue Jackets have had a few days to hopefully cure all that ails them, including an illness that kept Artemi Panarin out of their last contest. The Blue Jackets bid to avoid a third straight loss and get back on the right side of the playoff picture on Friday as they visit the NHL-worst Ottawa Senators, who have dropped nine of their last 12 games. Full Preview

Saturday, Feb 23 | 2:00pm
at
Tuesday, Feb 26 | 4:00pm
at
Tuesday, Feb 19
Monday, Feb 18
Saturday, Feb 16
Columbus Blue Jackets Injury Report
Artemi Panarin Artemi Panarin - Illness
Panarin was held out of the previous game with an illness but it is likely he will suit up against the Senators on Friday.
probable - Prob Fri
Updated Feb 21, 2019
probable - Prob Fri
Updated Feb 21, 2019
Ryan Murray Ryan Murray - Upper Body
Murray is sidelined due to an upper-body injury and there is no timetable for recovery.
out - Out indefinitely
Updated Feb 20, 2019
out - Out indefinitely
Updated Feb 20, 2019
Markus Hannikainen Markus Hannikainen - Illness
Hannikainen has landed on injured reserve due to an illness and it is uncertain if he will return Friday against the Senators.
I-R - Ques Fri
Updated Feb 19, 2019
I-R - Ques Fri
Updated Feb 19, 2019
Brandon Dubinsky Brandon Dubinsky - Hip
Dubinsky has been removed from injured reserve where he was sidelined with a hip injury. He is projected to return to the lineup on Tuesday against the Canadiens.
probable - Prob Tues
Updated Feb 19, 2019
probable - Prob Tues
Updated Feb 19, 2019

Columbus Blue Jackets Voices

@BlueJacketsNHL (official)
Who To Follow
AlisonL AlisonL
@AlisonL
Mark Scheig Mark Scheig
@markscheig
Performance Bonuses
Movement Clauses
35+ Over 35 Contract
IR - Injured Reserve
Entry Level Contract
Waiver Exempt
Has Arbitration Rights
Two-way contract
(13) Forwards $42,944,166 54.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Dubinsky, Brandon C 32
$5,850,000
M-NTC
$5,850,000
M-NTC
$5,850,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Foligno, Nick LW 31
$5,500,000
NMC
$5,500,000
NMC
M-NTC
$5,500,000
NMC
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Nash, Riley C 29
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$0
UFA
Atkinson, Cam RW 29
$5,875,000
NTC
$5,875,000
NTC
$5,875,000
M-NTC
$5,875,000
M-NTC
$5,875,000
M-NTC
$5,875,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2025)
Jenner, Boone C 25
$3,750,000
$3,750,000
$3,750,000
$3,750,000
$0
UFA
Sedlak, Lukas C 25
$825,000
$0
RFA
Anderson, Josh RW 24
$1,850,000
$1,850,000
$0
RFA
Duclair, Anthony LW 23
$650,000
$0
RFA
Wennberg, Alexander C 24
$4,900,000
$4,900,000
$4,900,000
$4,900,000
$4,900,000
$0
UFA
Bjorkstrand, Oliver RW 23
$2,500,000
$2,500,000
$2,500,000
$0
RFA
Hannikainen, Markus
IR
LW 25
$675,000
$0
RFA
Panarin, Artemi LW 27
$6,000,000
$0
UFA
Robinson, Eric LW 23
$925,000
$0
RFA
Dubois, Pierre-Luc C 20
$894,166
$894,166
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$42,944,166
$33,869,166
$31,125,000
$14,525,000
$10,775,000
$5,875,000
(8) Defence $18,200,000 22.9% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Savard, David D 28
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$0
UFA
Clendening, Adam D 26
$700,000
$0
UFA
Harrington, Scott D 25
$675,000
$0
RFA
Murray, Ryan D 25
$2,825,000
$0
RFA
Jones, Seth D 24
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
$5,400,000
M-NTC
$5,400,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Kukan, Dean D 25
$725,000
$725,000
$0
RFA
Werenski, Zach D 21
$925,000
$0
RFA
Nutivaara, Markus D 24
$2,700,000
$2,700,000
$2,700,000
$2,700,000
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$18,200,000
$13,075,000
$12,350,000
$8,100,000
$0
$0
(2) Goalies $8,325,000 10.5% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Bobrovsky, Sergei G 30
$7,425,000
NMC
$0
UFA
Korpisalo, Joonas G 24
$900,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$8,325,000
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
(0) Buried $0 0.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
TOTALS TOTALS
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
(2) Buyout & Retained Salary $4,458,333 5.6% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Hartnell, Scott
Buyout
LW 36
$3,000,000
$1,250,000
$1,250,000
Tyutin, Fyodor
Buyout
D 35
$1,458,333
$1,458,333
TOTALS TOTALS
$4,458,333
$2,708,333
$1,250,000
$0
$0
$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.

Learn More Or Ask A Question
24 13 10 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.

Learn More Or Ask A Question
46 26 14 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.

Learn More Or Ask A Question
$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.

Learn More Or Ask A Question
$73,681,697 $49,652,499 $44,725,000 $22,625,000
Projected Cap Space

Amount of Cap Space projected to be available at end of year. Calculated as Annual Salary Cap minus Projected Cap Hit.

Learn More Or Ask A Question
$5,818,303 $29,847,501 $34,775,000 $56,875,000
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.

Learn More Or Ask A Question
$24,595,554 $29,847,501 $34,775,000 $56,875,000
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.

Learn More Or Ask A Question
$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.

Learn More Or Ask A Question
$73,927,499 $49,652,499 $44,725,000 $22,625,000
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.

Learn More Or Ask A Question
$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.

Learn More Or Ask A Question
$3,350,000 $2,500,000 $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.

Learn More Or Ask A Question
3 3 3 3
(23) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Letestu, Mark C 34
$750,000
$0
UFA
Gerbe, Nathan C 31
$675,000
$675,000
$0
UFA
Berube, J-F G 27
$700,000
$0
UFA
Dalpe, Zac C 29
$725,000
$0
UFA
Simpson, Dillon D 26
$675,000
$675,000
$0
UFA
Broadhurst, Alex C 25
$725,000
$0
RFA
Cross, Tommy D 29
$650,000
$0
UFA
Somerby, Doyle D 24
$725,000
$0
RFA
Austin, Brady D 25
$0
Kujawinski, Ryan C 23
$0
UFA
Moutrey, Nick C 23
$0
UFA
Quenneville, Peter C 24
$0
Milano, Sonny LW 22
$863,333
$0
RFA
MacInnis, Ryan C 23
$797,500
$0
RFA
Collins, Ryan D 22
$880,833
$880,833
$0
RFA
Merzlikins, Elvis G 24
$0
Koules, Miles C 24
$0
Pendenza, Joseph C 28
$0
Carlsson, Gabriel D 22
$894,166
$894,166
$0
RFA
Bittner, Paul LW 22
$747,500
$747,500
$0
RFA
Stenlund, Kevin C 22
$864,166
$864,166
$0
RFA
Vainio, Veeti D 21
$0
Gavrikov, Vladislav D 23
$0
Sherwood, Kole RW 22
$693,333
$693,333
$0
RFA
Peeke, Andrew D 20
$0
Abramov, Vitaly RW 20
$730,833
$730,833
$730,833
$0
RFA
Thome, Peter G 21
$0
Thurkauf, Calvin C 21
$715,000
$715,000
$0
RFA
Scott, Justin C 23
$750,833
$0
RFA
Vigneault, Sam C 23
$925,000
$0
RFA
Kivlenieks, Matiss G 22
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Texier, Alexandre C 19
$897,500
$897,500
$897,500
$0
RFA
Tarasov, Daniil G 19
$0
Bemstrom, Emil C 19
$0
Howarth, Kale LW 21
$0
Davidsson, Jonathan RW 21
$768,333
$768,333
$768,333
$0
RFA
Meyer, Carson RW 21
$0
Stucker, Robbie D 20
$0
MacIntyre, Bobby LW 22
$0
Kulbakov, Ivan G 22
$0
Foudy, Liam C 19
SLIDE
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
Marchenko, Kirill RW 18
$0
Karlberg, Marcus LW 19
$0
Berni, Tim D 19
$0
Vehvilainen, Veini G 22
$0
Fix-Wolansky, Trey RW 19
$0
Cockerill, Garret D 25
$0
DeSalvo, Dan C 26
$0
Raaymakers, Joseph G 20
$0
Sokolov, Yegor RW 18
$0
Wade, Justin D 24
$0
TOTALS TOTALS
$18,003,330
$10,360,831
$3,290,833
$894,167
$0
$0