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Head Coach Dean Evason
Assistant Coach Bob Woods
Assistant Coach Darby Hendrickson
Assistant Coach Brett McLean
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Playoff Odds 100%
Projected Cap Hit $79,991,109
Projected Cap Space $1,508,891
Current Cap Space $1,508,891
LTIR Pool $0
Roster 24/23
Contracts 48/50
Transactions
Jesper Wallstedt | Wallstedt signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Minnesota on Monday. May 16
Matthew Boldy | Boldy will join Team USA at the IIHF World Championship. May 14
Ryan Hartman | Hartman will join Team USA at the IIHF World Championship. May 14
Dmitry Kulikov | Kulikov notched an assist, three hits, two PIM and a minus-2 rating in Thursday's 5-1 loss to the Blues in Game 6. May 12
Jon Merrill | Merrill recorded an assist in Thursday's 5-1 loss to the Blues in Game 6. May 12

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Revised Roster Rules - Emergency Exceptions & Taxi Squad

Revised Rules for 21-22 season released Dec 26
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Line Combinations Updated: May 12 (6:21pm)
$9,000,0009M
$1,700,0001.7M
$6,000,0006M
$6,000,0006M
$6,000,0006M
Line 1 $16,700,000 Pairing 1 $12,000,000
$5,100,0005.1M
$1,200,0001.2M
$880,8330.9M
$725,0000.7M
$7,575,0007.6M
Line 2 $7,180,833 Pairing 2 $8,300,000
$2,100,0002.1M
$5,250,0005.3M
$3,100,0003.1M
$850,0000.9M
$5,000,0005M
Line 3 $10,450,000 Pairing 3 $5,850,000
$825,8330.8M
$2,000,0002M
$750,0000.8M
$3,500,0003.5M
$3,666,6673.7M
Line 4 $3,575,833 Goalies $7,166,667
Injury Report
Jon Merrill
Expected Return Thu Sep 15, 2022
Jon Merrill - OUT - Arm
Thu May 19, 2022
Jon Merrill | Merrill suffered an apparent arm injury in Thursday's matchup between the United States and Great Britain, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.
Nicolas Deslauriers
Expected Return Thu Sep 15, 2022
Nicolas Deslauriers - OUT - Undisclosed
Thu May 12, 2022
Nicolas Deslauriers | Deslauriers (undisclosed) is not expected to play in Thursday's Game 6 versus the Blues, Michael Russo of The Athletic 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
(14) Forwards $39,806,666 48.8% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Deslauriers, Nicolas LW 31
$1,000,000
$0
UFA
Foligno, Marcus LW 30
$3,100,000
$3,100,000
$3,100,000
$0
UFA
Bjugstad, Nick C 29
$900,000
$0
UFA
Zuccarello, Mats RW 34
$6,000,000
NMC
$6,000,000
NMC
M-NTC
$6,000,000
NMC
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Gaudreau, Frederick C 29
$1,200,000
$1,200,000
$0
UFA
Hartman, Ryan RW 27
$1,700,000
$1,700,000
$1,700,000
$0
UFA
Fiala, Kevin LW 25
$5,100,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Eriksson Ek, Joel C 25
$5,250,000
$5,250,000
$5,250,000
$5,250,000
NMC
M-NTC
$5,250,000
NMC
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2029)
Greenway, Jordan LW 25
$2,100,000
$3,000,000
$3,000,000
$3,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2025)
Kaprizov, Kirill LW 25
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
NMC
$9,000,000
NMC
$0
UFA

(2026)
Jost, Tyson C 24
$2,000,000
$2,000,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Duhaime, Brandon RW 25
$750,000
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Dewar, Connor C 22
$825,833
$0
RFA
Boldy, Matthew LW 21
$880,833
$880,833
$0
RFA
TOTALS
$39,806,666
$32,880,833
$28,050,000
$17,250,000
$14,250,000
(8) Defence $29,300,000 36.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Goligoski, Alex D 36
$5,000,000
NMC
$2,000,000
NMC
$2,000,000
NMC
$0
UFA
Kulikov, Dmitry D 31
$2,250,000
M-NTC
$2,250,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Merrill, Jon D 30
$850,000
$1,200,000
$1,200,000
$1,200,000
$0
UFA

(2025)
Spurgeon, Jared D 32
$7,575,000
NMC
$7,575,000
NMC
$7,575,000
NMC
$7,575,000
M-NTC
$7,575,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2027)
Benn, Jordie D 34
$900,000
$0
UFA
Brodin, Jonas D 28
$6,000,000
NMC
$6,000,000
NMC
$6,000,000
NMC
$6,000,000
NMC
$6,000,000
$0
UFA

(2028)
Dumba, Matt D 27
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Middleton, Jacob D 26
$725,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$29,300,000
$25,025,000
$16,775,000
$14,775,000
$13,575,000
(2) Goalies $7,166,667 8.8% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Fleury, Marc-Andre G 37
$3,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Talbot, Cam G 34
$3,666,667
$3,666,667
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$7,166,667
$3,666,667
(0) Buried $0 0.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
TOTALS
(3) Buyout & Retained Salary $6,743,590 8.3% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Rask, Victor
Retained Salary
C 29
$2,000,000
Parise, Zach
Buyout
LW 37
$2,371,795
$6,371,795
$7,371,795
$7,371,795
$833,333
Suter, Ryan
Buyout
D 37
$2,371,795
$6,371,795
$7,371,795
$7,371,795
$833,333
TOTALS
$6,743,590
$12,743,590
$14,743,590
$14,743,590
$1,666,666
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2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Roster Size

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

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24 17 10 6
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 35 20 9
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 $82,500,000 $82,500,000 $82,500,000
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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$79,991,109 $74,316,090 $59,568,590 $46,768,590
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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$1,508,891 $8,183,910 $22,931,410 $35,731,410
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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$1,508,891 $8,183,910 $22,931,410 $35,731,410
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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$83,016,923 $74,316,090 $59,568,590 $46,768,590
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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$682,500 $600,000 $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.

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2 3 3 3
(24) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Cramarossa, Joseph LW 29
$750,000
$750,000
$0
UFA
Rau, Kyle C 29
$750,000
$0
UFA
Turgeon, Dominic C 26
$750,000
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Czuczman, Kevin D 31
$750,000
$0
UFA
Baddock, Brandon LW 27
$750,000
$0
UFA
Hicketts, Joe D 26
$750,000
$750,000
$0
UFA
Palmquist, Zach D 31
$0
McIntyre, Zane G 29
$750,000
$0
UFA
Stezka, Ales G 25
$0
$0
UFA
Boka, Nicholas D 24
$0
$0
UFA
Sadek, Jack D 25
$0
$0
UFA
Mermis, Dakota D 28
$750,000
$750,000
$0
UFA
Walker, Jack LW 25
$0
$0
UFA
Stevens, Nolan C 25
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Shaw, Mason C 23
$750,000
$750,000
$0
RFA
Gordeev, Fedor D 23
$791,667
$0
RFA
Golden, Jacob D 23
$0
Svetlakov, Andrei C 26
$0
$0
UFA
Swaney, Nick RW 24
$842,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Johansson, Filip D 22
$0
Addison, Calen D 22
$795,000
$795,000
$0
RFA
Khovanov, Alexander C 22
$811,667
$811,667
$0
RFA
Johansson, Simon D 22
$855,000
$855,000
Giroux, Damien C 22
$818,333
$818,333
$0
RFA
Boudrias, Shawn RW 22
$0
Hentges, Sam C 22
$855,000
$855,000
Baribeau, Dereck G 23
$733,333
$0
RFA
Fitzgerald, Gerry C 28
$0
$0
UFA
McLain, Mitch C 28
$0
$0
UFA
Pilon, Darian LW 23
$0
$0
UFA
Pilon, Drake RW 23
$0
$0
UFA
Thrower, Josh D 26
$0
$0
UFA
Firstov, Vladislav LW 20
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
UFA
Jones, Hunter G 21
$825,833
$825,833
$0
RFA
Beckman, Adam C 21
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
Guskov, Matvey C 21
$0
$0
UFA
Warren, Marshall D 21
$0
$0
UFA
Nesterenko, Nikita C 20
$0
$0
UFA
Lizotte, Jon D 27
$750,000
$0
UFA
Chaffee, Mitchell RW 24
$925,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Rossi, Marco C 20
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
Khusnutdinov, Marat C 19
$0
$0
UFA
O'Rourke, Ryan D 20
$886,667
$886,667
$886,667
$0
RFA
Hunt, Daemon D 20
$850,833
$850,833
$850,833
$0
RFA
Novak, Pavel RW 20
$846,667
$846,667
$846,667
$0
UFA
Lambos, Carson D 19
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Bankier, Caedan C 19
$0
Wallstedt, Jesper G 19
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
UFA
Peart, Jack D 19
$0
$0
UFA
Masters, Kyle D 19
$0
$0
UFA
Pillar, Josh C 20
$0
$0
UFA
Benoit, Nate D 19
$0
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$19,244,167
$15,108,334
$8,857,501
$2,696,667