Nashville Predators

Head Coach Peter Laviolette
Associate Coach Kevin McCarthy
Assistant Coach Dan Muse
Goaltending Coach Ben Vanderklok
Playoff Odds 99.9%
Cap Hit $73,628,230
Cap Space $5,871,770
LTIR Pool $0
Roster 23/23
Contracts 48/50
Transactions
Recalled C Tyler Gaudet from Milwaukee (AHL). Feb 21
Waived G Tom McCollum. Feb 19
Signed G Tom McCollum one-year, $650,000 contract. Feb 19
Arizona Coyotes Acquired C Emil Pettersson from the Nashville Predators for C Laurent Dauphin and LW Adam Helewka. Feb 8
Activated C Kyle Turris from injured reserve. Feb 7
Pure Hockey
Saturday, Feb 23 | 2:30pm
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Monday, Feb 25 | 5:00pm
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Tuesday, Feb 26 | 5:00pm
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Thursday, Feb 21
Tuesday, Feb 19
Saturday, Feb 16
Nashville Predators Injury Report
Miikka Salomaki Miikka Salomaki - Upper Body
Salomaki is on the injured reserve list due to an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will be activated in time for Saturday's game against the Avalanche.
I-R - Ques Sat
Updated Feb 21, 2019
I-R - Ques Sat
Updated Feb 21, 2019
Viktor Arvidsson Viktor Arvidsson - Undisclosed
Arvidsson is dealing with an unspecified ailment but is expected to play against the Kings on Thursday.
probable - Prob Thurs
Updated Feb 21, 2019
probable - Prob Thurs
Updated Feb 21, 2019
Craig Smith Craig Smith - Lower Body
Smith has landed on the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury and there is no timetable for recovery.
I-R - Out indefinitely
Updated Feb 21, 2019
I-R - Out indefinitely
Updated Feb 21, 2019
Mattias Ekholm Mattias Ekholm - Illness
Ekholm sat out the previous game with an illness but it is expected the symptoms will subside in time for Saturday's matchup with the Golden Knights.
probable - Prob Sat
Updated Feb 16, 2019
probable - Prob Sat
Updated Feb 16, 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
(14) Forwards $42,979,999 54.1% 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)
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)
Watson, Austin
SUSP
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 25
$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
Hartman, Ryan RW 24
$875,000
$0
RFA
Fiala, Kevin LW 22
$863,333
$0
RFA
Arvidsson, Viktor RW 25
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$4,250,000
$0
UFA
(2024)
Watson, Austin - Suspension no Pay
SUSP
LW 1
$-1,100,000
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$42,979,999
$37,116,666
$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 19 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 30 16 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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$73,628,230 $69,216,666 $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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$5,871,770 $10,283,334 $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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$24,821,575 $10,283,334 $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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$74,496,666 $69,216,666 $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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$500,000 $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
(21) 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 23
$787,500
$0
RFA
Richard, Anthony C 22
$688,333
$688,333
$0
RFA
Grosenick, Troy G 29
$650,000
$0
UFA
Baptiste, Nick RW 23
$787,500
$0
RFA
Gaudet, Tyler C 25
$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
$0
RFA
Fabbro, Donte D 20
$0
Pitlick, Rem C 21
$0
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 27
$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 25
$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 24
$0
Olivier, Mathieu RW 22
$0
Overhardt, Alex C 22
$0
TOTALS TOTALS
$15,123,331
$8,125,831
$3,900,832
$0
$0
$0