Nashville Predators

Head Coach Peter Laviolette
Associate Coach Kevin McCarthy
Assistant Coach Dan Muse
Goaltending Coach Ben Vanderklok
Playoff Odds 100%
Cap Hit $75,228,624
Cap Space $4,271,376
LTIR Pool $0
Roster 24/23
Contracts 48/50
Transactions
Recalled G Niclas Westerholm from SaiPa (Finland). Apr 10
Recalled LW Zac Rinaldo from Milwaukee (AHL). Apr 7
Signed LW Brandon Fortunato to a two-year, entry-level contract. Apr 5
Signed LW Lukas Craggs to a two-year, entry-level contract. Apr 5
Loaned LW Zac Rinaldo to Milwaukee (AHL) on a conditioning assignment. Apr 2
Pure Hockey
Saturday, Apr 20 | 9:00am
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Wednesday, Apr 24 | 9:00am
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Wednesday, Apr 17
Monday, Apr 15
Saturday, Apr 13
Nashville Predators Injury Report
Brian Boyle Brian Boyle - Appendix
Boyle is sidelined due to an appendix issue and considered week-to-week.
out - Out indefinitely
Updated Apr 15, 2019
out - Out indefinitely
Updated Apr 15, 2019
Miikka Salomaki Miikka Salomaki - Upper Body
Salomaki has been recalled from a conditioning stint in the minors where he was rehabbing an upper-body injury. He is expected to play against the Stars in Game 3 of the Western Conference first round.
probable - Prob Mon
Updated Apr 15, 2019
probable - Prob Mon
Updated Apr 15, 2019
Wayne Simmonds Wayne Simmonds - Knee
Simmonds has a knee injury and there is no timetable for return.
out - Out indefinitely
Updated Apr 15, 2019
out - Out indefinitely
Updated Apr 15, 2019
Wayne Simmonds Wayne Simmonds - Knee
Simmonds left Saturday's game after taking a puck to the knee and his return is questionable.
questionable - day-to-day
Updated Apr 13, 2019
questionable - day-to-day
Updated Apr 13, 2019

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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
(15) Forwards $52,066,666 65.5% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
McLeod, Cody LW 34
$750,000
$0
UFA
Boyle, Brian C 34
$2,550,000
$0
UFA
Turris, Kyle C 29
$6,000,000
$6,000,000
$6,000,000
$6,000,000
$6,000,000
$6,000,000
$0
UFA
(2024)
Simmonds, Wayne RW 30
$3,975,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Bonino, Nick C 30
$4,100,000
$4,100,000
$4,100,000
$0
UFA
Smith, Craig RW 29
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$0
UFA
Johansen, Ryan C 26
$8,000,000
$8,000,000
$8,000,000
$8,000,000
$8,000,000
$8,000,000
$0
UFA
(2025)
Granlund, Mikael RW 27
$5,750,000
$5,750,000
$0
UFA
Watson, Austin LW 27
$1,100,000
$1,100,000
$0
UFA
Jarnkrok, Calle C 27
$2,000,000
$2,000,000
$2,000,000
$2,000,000
$0
UFA
Rinaldo, Zac
IR
LW 28
$650,000
$0
UFA
Grimaldi, Rocco C 26
$650,000
$0
UFA
Salomaki, Miikka
IR
RW 26
$750,000
$750,000
$0
UFA
Forsberg, Filip LW 24
$6,000,000
$6,000,000
$6,000,000
$6,000,000
$0
UFA
Sissons, Colton C 25
$625,000
$0
RFA
Gaudreau, Frederick C 25
$666,666
$666,666
$0
UFA
Arvidsson, Viktor RW 26
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$0
UFA
(2024)
TOTALS TOTALS
$52,066,666
$42,866,666
$30,350,000
$26,250,000
$18,250,000
$18,250,000
(7) Defence $21,850,000 27.5% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Hamhuis, Dan +35 D 36
$1,250,000
$1,250,000
$0
UFA
Weber, Yannick D 30
$675,000
$675,000
$0
UFA
Subban, P.K. D 29
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$0
UFA
Irwin, Matt D 31
$675,000
$675,000
$0
UFA
Ellis, Ryan D 28
$2,500,000
$6,250,000
$6,250,000
$6,250,000
$6,250,000
$6,250,000
$0
UFA
(2027)
Ekholm, Mattias D 28
$3,750,000
$3,750,000
$3,750,000
$3,750,000
$0
UFA
Josi, Roman D 28
$4,000,000
$4,000,000
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$21,850,000
$25,600,000
$19,000,000
$19,000,000
$6,250,000
$6,250,000
(2) Goalies $8,500,000 10.7% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Rinne, Pekka +35 G 36
$7,000,000
NMC
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Saros, Juuse G 23
$1,500,000
$1,500,000
$1,500,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$8,500,000
$6,500,000
$6,500,000
$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
(1) Buyout & Retained Salary $1,166,667 1.5% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Stalberg, Viktor
Buyout
33
$1,166,667
TOTALS TOTALS
$1,166,667
$0
$0
$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.

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26 20 11 8
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 37 18 8
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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$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.

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$75,228,624 $74,966,666 $55,850,000 $45,250,000
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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$4,271,376 $4,533,334 $23,650,000 $34,250,000
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.

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$inf $4,533,334 $23,650,000 $34,250,000
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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$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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$83,583,333 $74,966,666 $55,850,000 $45,250,000
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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$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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$0 $0 $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 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
McCollum, Tom G 29
$650,000
$0
UFA
Tinordi, Jarred D 27
$650,000
$0
UFA
Schneider, Cole LW 28
$650,000
$0
UFA
Di Giuseppe, Phillip LW 25
$750,000
$0
UFA
Paterson, Jake G 24
$0
Dauphin, Laurent C 24
$787,500
$700,000
$0
RFA
Richard, Anthony C 22
$688,333
$688,333
$0
RFA
Grosenick, Troy G 29
$650,000
$700,000
$0
UFA
Gaudet, Tyler C 26
$650,000
$0
RFA
Kirkland, Justin LW 22
$717,500
$0
RFA
Trenin, Yakov C 22
$730,833
$730,833
$0
RFA
Novak, Thomas C 21
$0
Carrier, Alexandre D 22
$688,333
$688,333
$0
RFA
Vejmelka, Karel G 22
$0
Helewka, Adam LW 23
$705,000
$700,000
$0
RFA
Fabbro, Dante D 20
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
UFA
Pitlick, Rem C 22
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Allard, Frederic D 21
$714,167
$714,167
$714,167
$0
RFA
Haman Aktell, Hardy D 20
$0
Harper, Patrick C 20
$0
Volkov, Konstantin G 21
$0
Smith, Adam D 22
$0
Tolvanen, Eeli RW 19
$894,166
$894,166
$894,166
$0
RFA
Mismash, Grant LW 20
$0
Farrance, David D 19
$0
Vomacka, Tomas G 21
$0
Koltygin, Pavel C 20
$0
Paquette, Jacob D 19
$0
Army, Derek C 28
$0
Kelleher, Tyler C 24
$0
Perfetpo, Stephen C 27
$0
Kondelik, Jachym C 19
$0
Stastney, Spencer D 19
$0
Yeryomenko, Vladislav D 19
$0
Kloucek, Milan G 20
$0
Pyrochta, Filip D 22
$767,500
$767,500
$0
RFA
Blackwell, Colin C 26
$675,000
$675,000
$0
UFA
Magwood, Zachary C 20
$753,333
$753,333
$753,333
$0
RFA
Westerholm, Niclas G 21
$825,833
$825,833
$825,833
$0
RFA
Jeannot, Tanner LW 21
$713,333
$713,333
$713,333
$0
RFA
Donovan, Matt D 28
$675,000
$675,000
$0
RFA
Lane, Matthew C 25
$0
Olivier, Mathieu RW 22
$0
Overhardt, Alex C 22
$0
Fortunato, Brandon LW 22
$0
RFA
$842,500
$842,500
TOTALS TOTALS
$16,185,831
$12,918,331
$5,668,332
$0
$0
$0