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Each team can protect 1 Goalie, and either:
  • 10 Skaters - 7F & 3D
  • 8 Skaters - any combination with 4 or more D
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Montreal Canadiens Expansion Eligible Forwards
Player POS Age Cap Hit Contract Length Years Remaining Clause
Weal, Jordan F 29 $1,400,000 2 0
Vejdemo, Lukas F 25 $750,000 1 1
Toffoli, Tyler F 29 $4,250,000 4 3
Suzuki, Nick F 22 $863,334 3 1
Staal, Eric F 36 $3,250,000 2 0
Poehling, Ryan F 22 $750,000 2 2
Pezzetta, Michael F 23 $750,000 1 1
Perreault, Mathieu F 33 $950,000 1 1
Paquette, Cedric F 28 $950,000 1 1
Lucchini, Jake F 26 $700,000 1 0
Lehkonen, Artturi F 26 $2,300,000 1 1
Hoffman, Mike F 31 $4,500,000 3 3
Gallagher, Brendan F 29 $6,500,000 6 6
M-NTC
NMC
Evans, Jake F 25 $750,000 2 1
Dvorak, Christian F 25 $4,450,000 6 4
Drouin, Jonathan F 26 $5,500,000 6 2
Dea, Jean-Sebastien F 27 $750,000 1 1
Dauphin, Laurent F 26 $750,000 1 1
Byron, Paul F 32 $3,400,000 4 2
Brooks, Adam F 25 $725,000 2 1
Blandisi, Joseph F 27 $700,000 1 0
Belzile, Alex F 30 $750,000 1 1
Baddock, Brandon F 26 $750,000 1 1
Armia, Joel F 28 $3,400,000 4 4
Anderson, Josh F 27 $5,500,000 7 6
Montreal Canadiens Expansion Eligible Defensemen
Player POS Age Cap Hit Contract Length Years Remaining Clause
Wideman, Chris D 31 $750,000 1 1
Weber, Shea D 36 $7,857,143 14 5
Schueneman, Corey D 26 $750,000 1 1
Savard, David D 31 $3,500,000 4 4
Petry, Jeff D 33 $6,250,000 4 4
M-NTC
Ouellet, Xavier D 28 $737,500 2 1
Niku, Sami D 25 $750,000 1 1
Kulak, Brett D 27 $1,850,000 3 1
Goloubef, Cody D 31 $700,000 1 0
Edmundson, Joel D 28 $3,500,000 4 3
Chiarot, Ben D 30 $3,500,000 3 1
Belpedio, Louie D 25 $750,000 1 1
Montreal Canadiens Expansion Eligible Goalies
Player POS Age Cap Hit Contract Length Years Remaining Clause
Primeau, Cayden G 22 $880,833 3 1
Price, Carey G 34 $10,500,000 8 5
NMC
Montembeault, Sam G 24 $750,000 1 1
McNiven, Michael G 24 $750,000 1 1
Allen, Jake G 31 $2,875,000 2 2
Montreal Canadiens Non Expansion Eligible Players
Player POS Age Cap Hit Contract Length Years Remaining Clause
Ylonen, Jesse F 22 $880,833 3 2
Xhekaj, Arber D 20 $828,333 3 3
Teasdale, Joel F 22 $760,000 3 1
Romanov, Alexander D 21 $894,167 3 1
Norlinder, Mattias D 21 $859,167 3 3
Mysak, Jan F 19 $850,833 3 3
Leskinen, Otto D 24 $925,000 2 0
Khisamutdinov, Arsen F 23 $795,000 2 1
Hillis, Cameron F 21 $838,333 3 2
Harvey-Pinard, Rafael F 22 $825,000 2 2
Guhle, Kaiden D 19 $925,000 3 3
Fairbrother, Gianni D 21 $848,333 3 3
Demchenko, Vasili G 27 $792,500 1 0
Caufield, Cole F 20 $880,833 3 2
Brook, Josh D 22 $795,000 3 1