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Montreal Canadiens

Head Coach Dominique Ducharme
Assistant Coach Luke Richardson
Assistant Coach Alex Burrows
Video Coach Mario Leblanc
Laval Rocket (AHL)
Playoff Odds 18.6%
Cap Hit $91,205,121
Cap Space $-9,705,121
LTIR Pool $21,708,514
Roster 23/23
Contracts 50/50
Transactions
Adam Brooks | Despite a previous report from the Montreal Gazette that suggested otherwise, Brooks wasn't waived by the Canadiens on Thursday, per CBS. Oct 17
Brett Kulak | Kulak had an assist, one blocked shot and finished plus-1 over 12:46 of ice time in Saturday's 3-1 loss to the Rangers. Oct 17
Christian Dvorak | Dvorak had one assist, one shot on net, one blocked shot and two penalty minutes in Saturday's 3-1 loss to the Rangers. Oct 17
Jake Allen | Allen made 21 saves in a 3-1 loss to the Rangers on Saturday. Oct 16
Sami Niku | Niku (concussion) has been activated off injured reserve, per the (NHL)'s media site. Oct 16

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Line Combinations Updated: Oct 16 (7:56am)
$5,500,0005.5M
$4,450,0004.5M
$5,500,0005.5M
$894,1670.9M
$6,250,0006.3M
Line 1 $15,450,000 Pairing 1 $7,144,167
$3,400,0003.4M
$863,3340.9M
$880,8330.9M
$3,500,0003.5M
$3,500,0003.5M
Line 2 $5,144,167 Pairing 2 $7,000,000
$4,250,0004.3M
$750,0000.8M
$6,500,0006.5M
$1,850,0001.9M
$750,0000.8M
Line 3 $11,500,000 Pairing 3 $2,600,000
$950,0001M
$950,0001M
$2,300,0002.3M
$2,875,0002.9M
$750,0000.8M
Line 4 $4,200,000 Goalies $3,625,000
Injury Report
Mike Hoffman
Expected Return Tue Oct 19, 2021
Mike Hoffman - IR - Lower Body
Not Specified
Fri Oct 15, 2021
Mike Hoffman | Hoffman (lower body) is expected to be ready for Tuesday's or Thursday's matchup with the Sharks or Hurricanes, respectively, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.

Sat Oct 9, 2021
Mike Hoffman | Hoffman (lower body) will begin skating with the team next week before hopefully joining practices the following week, John Lu of TSN.ca reports.
Sat Sep 25, 2021
Mike Hoffman | Hoffman (lower body) is expected to miss four weeks, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
Thu Sep 23, 2021
Mike Hoffman | Hoffman failed his physical due to a lower-body injury and is expected to miss the entirety of Montreal's training camp.
Thu Sep 23, 2021
Mike Hoffman | Hoffman (lower body) is expected to miss all of Montreal's training camp and is considered doubtful for the start of the regular season, John Lu of TSN.ca reports.
Joel Edmundson
Expected Return Tue Oct 26, 2021
Joel Edmundson - IR - Undisclosed
Wed Oct 6, 2021
Joel Edmundson | Edmundson will be sidelined for 2-3 weeks with an undisclosed injury, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.

Thu Sep 30, 2021
Joel Edmundson | Edmundson (undisclosed) remains out despite initial indications he would return to practice by Wednesday, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Mattias Norlinder
Expected Return Tue Oct 26, 2021
Mattias Norlinder - IR-NR - Undisclosed
Mon Oct 11, 2021
Mattias Norlinder | Norlinder (undisclosed) was placed on the non-roster injured reserve Monday, Arpon Basu of The Athletic reports.

Fri Oct 1, 2021
Mattias Norlinder | Norlinder (undisclosed) will have an MRI on his undisclosed injury Friday, Jean-Francois Chaumont of Le Journal de Montreal reports.
Wed Sep 29, 2021
Mattias Norlinder | Norlinder picked up a minor injury in Monday's preseason clash with Toronto and is considered day-to-day.
Josh Brook
Expected Return Sun Oct 31, 2021
Josh Brook - IR-NR - Knee
Joel Teasdale
Expected Return Sun Oct 31, 2021
Joel Teasdale - IR-NR - Knee

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Performance Bonuses
Movement Clauses
35+ Over 35 Contract
IR - Injured Reserve
Entry Level Contract
Waiver Exempt
Has Arbitration Rights
Two-way contract
(14) Forwards $45,669,167 56.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Staal, Eric C 36
$0
UFA
Perreault, Mathieu LW 33
$950,000
$0
UFA
Byron, Paul
LTIR
LW 32
$3,400,000
$3,400,000
$0
UFA
Hoffman, Mike
IR
LW 31
$4,500,000
$4,500,000
$4,500,000
$0
UFA
Toffoli, Tyler RW 29
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$0
UFA
Gallagher, Brendan RW 29
$6,500,000
NMC
M-NTC
$6,500,000
NMC
M-NTC
$6,500,000
NMC
M-NTC
$6,500,000
NMC
M-NTC
$6,500,000
NMC
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2027)
Armia, Joel RW 28
$3,400,000
$3,400,000
$3,400,000
$3,400,000
$0
UFA
Anderson, Josh RW 27
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2027)
Paquette, Cedric C 28
$950,000
$0
UFA
Drouin, Jonathan LW 26
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Lehkonen, Artturi LW 26
$2,300,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Dvorak, Christian LW 25
$4,450,000
$4,450,000
$4,450,000
NTC
$4,450,000
NTC
$0
UFA
Evans, Jake C 25
$750,000
$1,700,000
$1,700,000
$1,700,000
$0
UFA
Brooks, Adam C 25
$725,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Suzuki, Nick C 22
$863,334
$7,875,000
$7,875,000
$7,875,000
$7,875,000
$0
UFA
(2030)
Belzile, Alex RW 30
$750,000
$0
UFA
Caufield, Cole RW 20
$880,833
$880,833
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$45,669,167
$47,955,833
$38,175,000
$29,425,000
$19,875,000
$0
(7) Defence $28,851,310 35.4% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Weber, Shea
LTIR
D 36
$7,857,143
$7,857,143
$7,857,143
$7,857,143
$7,857,143
$0
UFA
(2026)
Petry, Jeff D 33
$6,250,000
M-NTC
$6,250,000
M-NTC
$6,250,000
M-NTC
$6,250,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Chiarot, Ben D 30
$3,500,000
$0
UFA
Savard, David D 30
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$0
UFA
Edmundson, Joel
IR
D 28
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$0
UFA
Kulak, Brett D 27
$1,850,000
$0
UFA
Niku, Sami D 25
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Wideman, Chris D 31
$750,000
$0
UFA
Romanov, Alexander D 21
$894,167
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$28,851,310
$21,107,143
$21,107,143
$17,607,143
$7,857,143
$0
(2) Goalies $14,125,000 17.3% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Price, Carey
LTIR
G 34
$10,500,000
NMC
$10,500,000
NMC
$10,500,000
NMC
$10,500,000
NMC
$10,500,000
NMC
$0
UFA
(2026)
Allen, Jake G 31
$2,875,000
$2,875,000
$0
UFA
Montembeault, Sam G 24
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$14,125,000
$13,375,000
$10,500,000
$10,500,000
$10,500,000
$0
(0) Buried $0 0.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
TOTALS TOTALS
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
(1) Buyout & Retained Salary $1,958,333 2.4% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Alzner, Karl
Buyout
D 33
$1,958,333
$833,333
$833,333
TOTALS TOTALS
$1,958,333
$833,333
$833,333
$0
$0
$0
Cap Summary Projection Share Copy Link Embed Tweet It
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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23 17 13 10
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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50 26 18 10
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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$91,205,121 $83,271,309 $70,615,476 $57,532,143
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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$-9,705,121 $-1,771,309 $10,884,524 $23,967,857
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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$12,007,143 $-1,771,309 $10,884,524 $23,967,857
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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$21,708,514 $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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$91,201,371 $83,271,309 $70,615,476 $57,532,143
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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$597,561 $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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$1,475,000 $850,000 $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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3 3 3 3
(22) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
McEwan, James C 24
$0
$0
UFA
Weal, Jordan C 29
$0
UFA
Goloubef, Cody D 31
$0
UFA
Ouellet, Xavier D 28
$737,500
$0
UFA
Broll, David LW 28
$0
Blandisi, Joseph C 27
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Dauphin, Laurent C 26
$750,000
$0
UFA
Dea, Jean-Sebastien C 27
$750,000
$0
UFA
Belpedio, Louie D 25
$750,000
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Koberstein, Nikolas D 25
$0
$0
UFA
Baddock, Brandon LW 26
$750,000
$0
UFA
Vejdemo, Lukas C 25
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Eisenschmid, Markus C 26
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
McNiven, Michael G 24
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Goulet, Alexandre C 25
$0
$0
UFA
Pezzetta, Michael LW 23
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Henrikson, Arvid D 23
$0
$0
UFA
Corrin, William D 30
$0
Samuel, Antoine G 24
$0
$0
UFA
Poehling, Ryan C 22
$750,000
$750,000
$0
RFA
Brook, Josh D 22
$795,000
$0
RFA
Ikonen, Joni C 22
$0
Walford, Scott D 22
$0
Tyszka, Jarret D 22
$0
Primeau, Cayden G 22
$880,833
$0
RFA
Posa, Saverio D 29
$0
Dufour, Kevin LW 29
$0
Boucher, Jordan LW 27
$0
Ylonen, Jesse RW 22
$880,833
$880,833
$0
RFA
Olofsson, Jacob C 21
$0
Hillis, Cameron C 21
$838,333
$838,333
$0
RFA
Harris, Jordan D 21
$0
McShane, Allan C 21
$0
Gorniak, Jack C 22
$0
Fonstad, Cole C 21
$0
Houde, Samuel C 21
$0
Stapley, Brett C 22
$0
Teasdale, Joel LW 22
$760,000
$0
RFA
Adams-Moisan, Morgan RW 24
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Harvey, Samuel G 23
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Jevpalovs, Nikita RW 27
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Lamarche, Maxim D 29
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Marcoux, Etienne G 28
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Martineau, Phelix C 24
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Melancon, T.J. D 25
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Plant, Adam D 26
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Lucchini, Jake LW 26
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Leskinen, Otto D 24
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Struble, Jayden D 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Norlinder, Mattias D 21
$859,167
$859,167
$859,167
$0
RFA
Fairbrother, Gianni D 21
$848,333
$848,333
$848,333
$0
RFA
Leguerrier, Jacob D 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Pitlick, Rhett LW 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Nissen Dichow, Frederik G 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Khisamutdinov, Arsen LW 23
$795,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Ruscheinski, Kieran D 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Harvey-Pinard, Rafael LW 22
$825,000
$825,000
$0
RFA
Culkin, Ryan D 27
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Schueneman, Corey D 26
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Cox, Joe RW 27
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
LaCouvee, Connor G 27
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Pelletier, William LW 28
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Demchenko, Vasili G 27
$0
UFA
Guhle, Kaiden D 19
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
Tuch, Luke LW 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Mysak, Jan C 19
$850,833
$850,833
$850,833
$0
RFA
Smith, Jack 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Biondi, Blake C 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Farrell, Sean LW 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Dobes, Jakub G 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Gordin, Alexander 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Mailloux, Logan D 18
$0
Kidney, Riley C 18
$0
Kapanen, Oliver C 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Kostenko, Dmitri D 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Trudeau, William D 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Sobolev, Daniil D 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Roy, Joshua C 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Simoneau, Xavier C 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Vrbetic, Joe G 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Xhekaj, Arber D 20
$828,333
$828,333
$828,333
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$17,543,332
$7,574,999
$4,280,833
$0
$0
$0