Edmonton Oilers

Head Coach Dave Tippett
Associate Coach Jim Playfair
Assistant Coach Glen Gulutzan
Assistant Coach Brian Wiseman
Playoff Odds 92.6%
Cap Hit $85,751,050
Cap Space $-4,251,050
LTIR Pool $7,852,501
Roster 23/23
Contracts 48/50
Transactions
Mike Smith | Smith made 25 saves in a 4-0 loss to Toronto on Saturday. Feb 27
Mike Smith | Smith will guard the home goal in Saturday's game versus the Maple Leafs. Feb 27
Ethan Bear | Bear (head) notched three shots on goal and two PIM in 14:13 during Thursday's 3-0 win over the Canucks. Feb 25
Kailer Yamamoto | Yamamoto registered an assist in Thursday's 3-0 win over the Canucks. Feb 25
Tyson Barrie | Barrie notched a power-play assist and blocked two shots in Thursday's 3-0 win over the Canucks. Feb 25

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Line Combinations Updated: Feb 27 (4:00pm)
$6,000,0006M
$12,500,00012.5M
$1,175,0001.2M
$5,600,0005.6M
$3,750,0003.8M
Line 1 $19,675,000 Pairing 1 $9,350,000
$975,0001M
$8,500,0008.5M
$894,1670.9M
$4,000,0004M
$4,166,6674.2M
Line 2 $10,369,167 Pairing 2 $8,166,667
$1,000,0001M
$1,200,0001.2M
$1,500,0001.5M
$850,0000.9M
$2,000,0002M
Line 3 $3,700,000 Pairing 3 $2,850,000
$700,0000.7M
$915,0000.9M
$2,150,0002.2M
$1,500,0001.5M
$4,500,0004.5M
Line 4 $3,765,000 Goalies $6,000,000
Injury Report
James Neal
Expected Return unknown
James Neal - DAY-TO-DAY - Undisclosed
Sat Feb 27, 2021
James Neal | Neal (undisclosed) won't play in Saturday's game versus the Maple Leafs, per the (NHL)'s official media site.

Tue Feb 23, 2021
James Neal | Neal (undisclosed) didn't travel with the Oilers' for their two-game set against the Canucks in Vancouver, Mark Spector of Sportsnet.ca reports.
William Lagesson
Expected Return unknown
William Lagesson - IR - Upper Body
Not Specified
Thu Feb 25, 2021
William Lagesson | Lagesson (upper body) was placed on injured reserve Thursday.

Mon Feb 22, 2021
William Lagesson | Lagesson (upper body) has been ruled out for Tuesday's game versus the Canucks, Ryan Rishaug of TSN.ca reports.
Sat Feb 20, 2021
William Lagesson | Lagesson (upper body) isn't available for Saturday's game versus the Flames, Hernan Salas of TSN 1260 reports.
Fri Feb 19, 2021
William Lagesson | Lagesson (upper body) isn't expected to play Friday against the Flames, Jack Michaels of the Oilers Radio Network reports.
Wed Feb 17, 2021
William Lagesson | Lagesson (upper body) is considered day-to-day, Jason Gregor of OilersNation.com reports.
Mon Feb 15, 2021
William Lagesson | Lagesson left Monday's game against Winnipeg with an upper-body injury and will not return, Jason Gregor of OilersNation.com reports.
Zack Kassian
Expected Return unknown
Zack Kassian - IR - Upper Body
Tue Feb 9, 2021
Zack Kassian | The Oilers placed Kassian (upper body) on injured reserve Tuesday.

Tue Feb 9, 2021
Zack Kassian | Kassian (upper body) is considered week-to-week.
Mon Feb 8, 2021
Zack Kassian | Kassian (upper body) left Monday's game against Ottawa and will not return.
Slater Koekkoek
Expected Return Tue Apr 20, 2021
Slater Koekkoek - IR-LT - Collarbone
Fracture
Mon Feb 22, 2021
Slater Koekkoek | Koekkoek (collarbone) was placed on long-term injured reserve Monday, Mark Spector of Sportsnet.ca reports.

Sun Feb 21, 2021
Slater Koekkoek | Koekkoek was diagnosed with a broken collarbone, Jason Gregor of OilersNation.com reports.
Sat Feb 20, 2021
Slater Koekkoek | Koekkoek (undisclosed) will not return to Saturday's game versus the Flames, Mark Spector of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Oscar Klefbom
Expected Return Thu Jul 1, 2021
Oscar Klefbom - IR-NR - Shoulder

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35+ Over 35 Contract
IR - Injured Reserve
Taxi Squad
Entry Level Contract
Waiver Exempt
Has Arbitration Rights
Two-way contract
(14) Forwards $48,109,167 59.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Neal, James LW 33
$5,750,000
$5,750,000
$5,750,000
$0
UFA
Turris, Kyle C 31
$1,650,000
$1,650,000
$0
UFA
Ennis, Tyler RW 31
$1,000,000
$0
UFA
Kassian, Zack
LTIR
RW 30
$3,200,000
$3,200,000
$3,200,000
$3,200,000
$0
UFA
Chiasson, Alex RW 30
$2,150,000
$0
UFA
Nugent-Hopkins, Ryan C 27
$6,000,000
$0
UFA
Archibald, Josh RW 28
$1,500,000
$1,500,000
$0
UFA
Khaira, Jujhar LW 26
$1,200,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Draisaitl, Leon C 25
$8,500,000
$8,500,000
$8,500,000
NMC
M-NTC
$8,500,000
NMC
M-NTC
$8,500,000
NMC
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2025)
McDavid, Connor C 24
$12,500,000
$12,500,000
$12,500,000
NMC
$12,500,000
NMC
$12,500,000
NMC
$0
UFA
(2026)
Russell, Patrick RW 28
$700,000
$0
UFA
Puljujarvi, Jesse RW 22
$1,175,000
$1,175,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Yamamoto, Kailer RW 22
$894,167
$0
RFA
Kahun, Dominik RW 25
$975,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Haas, Gaetan C 29
$915,000
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$48,109,167
$34,275,000
$29,950,000
$24,200,000
$21,000,000
$0
(7) Defence $26,972,001 33.1% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Russell, Kris D 33
$4,000,000
NMC
M-NTC
$1,250,000
$0
UFA
Barrie, Tyson D 29
$3,750,000
$0
UFA
Larsson, Adam D 28
$4,166,667
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Klefbom, Oscar
LTIR
D 27
$4,167,000
$4,167,000
M-NTC
$4,167,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Koekkoek, Slater
LTIR
D 27
$850,000
$0
UFA
Nurse, Darnell D 26
$5,600,000
$5,600,000
$0
UFA
Lagesson, William
IR
D 25
$725,000
$725,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Jones, Caleb D 23
$850,000
$850,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Bear, Ethan D 23
$2,000,000
$2,000,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Bouchard, Evan D 21
$863,334
$863,334
$863,334
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$26,972,001
$15,455,334
$5,030,334
$0
$0
$0
(2) Goalies $6,000,000 7.4% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Smith, Mike G 38
$1,500,000
$0
UFA
Koskinen, Mikko G 32
$4,500,000
M-NTC
$4,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$6,000,000
$4,500,000
$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
(3) Buyout & Retained Salary $4,583,333 5.6% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Lucic, Milan
Retained Salary
LW 32
$750,000
$750,000
$750,000
Pouliot, Benoit
Buyout
LW 34
$1,333,333
Sekera, Andrej
Buyout
D 34
$2,500,000
$1,500,000
$1,500,000
TOTALS TOTALS
$4,583,333
$2,250,000
$2,250,000
$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 15 6 3
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 26 10 3
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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$85,751,050 $56,818,334 $37,230,334 $24,200,000
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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$-4,251,050 $24,681,666 $44,269,666 $57,300,000
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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$3,350,000 $24,681,666 $44,269,666 $57,300,000
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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$7,852,501 $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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$86,002,501 $56,818,334 $37,230,334 $24,200,000
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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$338,000 $338,000 $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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$1,230,000 $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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2 2 2 3
(21) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Cracknell, Adam RW 35
$700,000
$0
UFA
Stanton, Ryan D 31
$0
UFA
Quine, Alan C 28
$750,000
$0
UFA
Shore, Devin
LW 26
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Griffith, Seth C 28
$725,000
$725,000
$0
UFA
Yakimov, Bogdan C 26
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Slepyshev, Anton LW 26
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Norell, Robin D 26
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Hawkey, Hayden G 26
$0
$0
UFA
Marody, Cooper C 24
$925,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Benson, Tyler LW 22
$808,333
$0
RFA
Niemelainen, Markus D 22
$817,500
$817,500
$0
RFA
Cairns, Matthew D 22
$0
Berglund, Filip D 23
$817,500
$817,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Wells, Dylan
G 23
$745,000
$0
RFA
Rasanen, Aapeli 19
$0
Desharnais, Vincent D 24
$0
$0
UFA
Gambardella, Joseph C 27
$700,000
$0
UFA
Skinner, Stuart G 22
$784,166
$0
RFA
Samorukov, Dmitri D 21
$825,000
$825,000
$0
RFA
Safin, Ostap RW 22
$775,000
$775,000
$0
RFA
Maksimov, Kirill RW 21
$773,333
$773,333
$0
RFA
Brind'Amour, Skyler C 21
$0
Kemp, Philip D 22
$786,667
$786,667
$786,667
$0
RFA
McLeod, Ryan C 21
$834,167
$834,167
$0
RFA
Rodrigue, Olivier G 20
$795,000
$795,000
$795,000
$0
RFA
Kesselring, Michael D 21
$0
Siikanen, Patrik C 20
$0
Vesel, Tyler C 26
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Christoffer, Braden LW 26
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Crevier-Morin, Marc-Olivier D 24
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Kulevich, Jake D 28
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Larkin, Colin C 27
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Wilson, Jared D 26
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Nygard, Joakim
LW 28
$875,000
$0
UFA
Broberg, Philip D 19
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
Lavoie, Raphael C 20
$870,000
$870,000
$870,000
$0
RFA
Konovalov, Ilya 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Blumel, Matej RW 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Mazura, Tomas C 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Denezhkin, Maxim C 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Burdasov, Anton RW 29
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Lennstrom, Theodor
D 26
$925,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Holloway, Dylan C 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Savoie, Carter LW 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Tullio, Tyler C 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Berezkin, Maksim LW 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Engaras, Filip C 21
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Lindewall, Jeremias LW 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$16,825,833
$8,913,334
$3,345,834
$0
$0
$0