New Jersey Devils

Head Coach Lindy Ruff
Assistant Coach Alain Nasreddine
Assistant Coach Mark Recchi
Assistant Coach Rick Kowalsky
Assistant Coach Chris Taylor
Playoff Odds 54.8%
Cap Hit $72,378,645
Cap Space $9,121,355
LTIR Pool $0
Roster 23/23
Contracts 47/50
Transactions
Tomas Tatar | Tatar recorded an assist and two shots on goal in Friday's 4-3 overtime win over the Blackhawks. Oct 15
Pavel Zacha | Zacha registered an assist, three shots on goal and two hits in Friday's 4-3 overtime win over the Blackhawks. Oct 15
Yegor Sharangovich | Sharangovich recorded an assist, a plus-2 rating and a pair of blocked shots in Friday's 4-3 overtime win over the Blackhawks. Oct 15
Janne Kuokkanen | Kuokkanen recorded an assist and two PIM in Friday's 4-3 overtime win over the Blackhawks. Oct 15
Dawson Mercer | Mercer posted an assist, two shots on goal and four PIM in Friday's 4-3 overtime win over the Blackhawks. Oct 15

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Line Combinations Updated: Oct 15 (6:25am)
$2,000,0002M
$925,0000.9M
$1,825,0001.8M
$3,166,6673.2M
$9,000,0009M
Line 1 $4,750,000 Pairing 1 $12,166,667
$2,250,0002.3M
$7,250,0007.3M
$2,750,0002.8M
$1,125,0001.1M
$9,000,0009M
Line 2 $12,250,000 Pairing 2 $10,125,000
$3,400,0003.4M
$894,1670.9M
$4,500,0004.5M
$750,0000.8M
$800,0000.8M
Line 3 $8,794,167 Pairing 3 $1,550,000
$750,0000.8M
$975,0001M
$800,0000.8M
$4,125,0004.1M
$825,0000.8M
Line 4 $2,525,000 Goalies $4,950,000
Injury Report
MacKenzie Blackwood
Expected Return Tue Oct 19, 2021
MacKenzie Blackwood - DAY-TO-DAY - Heel
Fri Oct 15, 2021
Mackenzie Blackwood | The Devils hope Blackwood (heel) will be ready to return to the ice "in the next day or two," Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.

Thu Oct 14, 2021
Mackenzie Blackwood | Blackwood (heel) is not expected to be ready to play in Friday's matchup with the Blackhawks, Mike Morreale of (NHL).com reports.
Wed Oct 13, 2021
Mackenzie Blackwood | Blackwood was limited to off-ice work Wednesday due to a lingering heel injury, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Miles Wood
Expected Return Tue Oct 19, 2021
Miles Wood - IR - Lower Body
Thu Oct 14, 2021
Miles Wood | Wood (lower body) isn't expected to be available for Friday's season opener versus Chicago, Corey Masisak of The Athleticreports.

Mon Oct 11, 2021
Miles Wood | Wood (lower body) was shifted to injured reserve Monday.
Mon Oct 11, 2021
Miles Wood | Wood is questionable against the Blackhawks on Friday after sustaining a lower-body injury, Mike Morreale of (NHL).com reports.
Damon Severson
Expected Return Tue Oct 19, 2021
Damon Severson - IR - Strain
Thu Oct 14, 2021
Damon Severson | Severson (strain) isn't expected to play Friday versus Chicago, Corey Masisak of The Athletic reports.

Mon Oct 11, 2021
Damon Severson | Severson (strain) was moved to injured reserve Monday.
Mon Oct 11, 2021
Damon Severson | Severson (strain) is questionable for Friday's season opener versus Chicago, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Tue Oct 5, 2021
Damon Severson | Severson (strain) won't play in either of the Devils' last two preseason contests, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Mon Oct 4, 2021
Damon Severson | Severson sustained a muscle strain during Monday's practice session, Corey Masisak of The Athletic reports.
Ty Smith
Expected Return Tue Oct 19, 2021
Ty Smith - IR - Undisclosed
Thu Oct 14, 2021
Ty Smith | Smith (undisclosed) isn't expected to play in Friday's season opener versus Chicago, Corey Masisak of The Athletic reports.

Mon Oct 11, 2021
Ty Smith | Smith (undisclosed) was placed on injured reserve Monday.
Mon Oct 4, 2021
Ty Smith | Smith (undisclosed) may not be available for Opening Night against Chicago on Oct. 15, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Sat Oct 2, 2021
Ty Smith | Smith is dealing with an undisclosed injury that will "keep him off the ice for a number of days," Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.

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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
(13) Forwards $31,869,167 39.1% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Tatar, Tomas LW 30
$4,500,000
$4,500,000
$0
UFA
Jankowski, Mark C 27
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Vesey, Jimmy LW 28
$800,000
$0
UFA
Gauthier, Frederik C 26
$800,000
$0
UFA
Wood, Miles
IR
LW 26
$2,750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Johnsson, Andreas LW 26
$3,400,000
$3,400,000
$0
UFA
Zacha, Pavel C 24
$2,250,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
McLeod, Michael C 23
$975,000
$975,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Kuokkanen, Janne LW 23
$1,825,000
$1,825,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Bratt, Jesper LW 23
$2,750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Hischier, Nico C 22
$7,250,000
$7,250,000
$7,250,000
$7,250,000
$7,250,000
$0
UFA
(2027)
Studenic, Marian LW 22
$750,000
$0
RFA
Sharangovich, Yegor C 23
$2,000,000
$2,000,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Hughes, Jack C 20
$925,000
$0
RFA
Mercer, Dawson RW 19
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$31,869,167
$20,844,167
$8,144,167
$7,250,000
$7,250,000
$0
(7) Defence $29,596,667 36.3% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Subban, P.K. D 32
$9,000,000
$0
UFA
Hamilton, Dougie D 28
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2028)
Severson, Damon
IR
D 27
$4,166,666
$4,166,666
$0
UFA
Graves, Ryan D 26
$3,166,667
$3,166,667
$0
UFA
Geertsen, Mason D 26
$725,000
$0
UFA
Siegenthaler, Jonas D 24
$1,125,000
$1,125,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
White, Colton D 24
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Jaros, Christian D 25
$800,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Smith, Ty
IR
D 21
$863,334
$863,334
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$29,596,667
$18,321,667
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$9,000,000
$0
(3) Goalies $7,750,000 9.5% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Bernier, Jonathan G 33
$4,125,000
$4,125,000
$0
UFA
Wedgewood, Scott G 29
$825,000
$0
UFA
Blackwood, MacKenzie G 24
$2,800,000
$2,800,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$7,750,000
$6,925,000
$0
$0
$0
$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
(3) Buyout & Retained Salary $3,160,567 3.9% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Butcher, Will
Retained Salary
D 26
$910,567
Kovalchuk, Ilya
Buyout
LW 38
$250,000
$250,000
$250,000
$250,000
Schneider, Cory
Buyout
G 35
$2,000,000
$2,000,000
$2,000,000
TOTALS TOTALS
$3,160,567
$2,250,000
$2,250,000
$250,000
$0
$0
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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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23 14 3 2
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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47 28 11 2
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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$72,378,645 $48,340,834 $19,394,167 $16,500,000
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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$9,121,355 $33,159,166 $62,105,833 $65,000,000
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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$9,355,236 $33,159,166 $62,105,833 $65,000,000
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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$72,376,403 $48,340,834 $19,394,167 $16,500,000
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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$3,250,000 $400,000 $400,000 $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
(21) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Erixon, Tim D 30
$0
Wotherspoon, Tyler D 28
$0
UFA
Russo, Robbie D 28
$750,000
$750,000
$0
UFA
Street, Ben C 34
$0
UFA
Flynn, Brian C 33
$750,000
$0
UFA
Bertschy, Christoph C 27
$0
RFA
De Leo, Chase LW 25
$750,000
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Greer, A.J. LW 24
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Gignac, Brandon C 23
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Cormier, Evan G 23
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Quenneville, David D 23
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Gambardella, Joseph C 27
$750,000
$750,000
$0
UFA
Boqvist, Jesper LW 22
$925,000
$0
RFA
Zetterlund, Fabian RW 22
$809,167
$0
RFA
Schnarr, Nate C 22
$786,667
$0
RFA
Walsh, Reilly D 22
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Popugaev, Nikita RW 23
$0
$0
UFA
Senn, Gilles G 25
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Talvitie, Aarne C 22
$842,500
$842,500
$0
RFA
Chainey, Jocktan D 22
$0
Zaitsev, Yegor D 23
$0
$0
UFA
Cangelosi, Austin C 27
$0
$0
UFA
Bahl, Kevin D 21
$795,000
$795,000
$0
RFA
Bernard, Xavier D 21
$0
Schmid, Akira G 21
$850,833
$850,833
$850,833
$0
RFA
Hoelscher, Mitchell C 21
$0
Pakkila, Eetu LW 22
$0
Sissons, Colby D 23
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Groleau, Jeremy D 21
$746,667
$746,667
$0
RFA
Jobst, Mason C 27
$0
UFA
Foote, Nolan LW 20
$863,334
$863,334
$863,334
$0
RFA
Okhotyuk, Nikita D 20
$789,167
$789,167
$789,167
$0
RFA
Misyul, Daniil D 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Clarke, Graeme RW 20
$850,833
$850,833
$850,833
$0
RFA
Vukojevic, Michael D 20
$850,833
$850,833
$850,833
$0
RFA
Thompson, Tyce C 22
$912,500
$0
RFA
McCarthy, Case D 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Brady, Cole G 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Gritsyuk, Arseny LW 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Moynihan, Patrick C 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Pasic, Nikola C 21
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Larsson, Ludvig C 26
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Schmelzer, Ryan C 28
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Holtz, Alexander RW 19
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Mukhamadullin, Shakir D 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Daws, Nicolas G 20
$850,833
$850,833
$850,833
$0
RFA
Pytlik, Jaromir C 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Edwards, Ethan D 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Shlaine, Artem C 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Baumgartner, Benjamin C 21
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Stillman, Chase RW 18
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Hughes, Luke D 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Salminen, Samu C 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Málek, Jakub G 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Vilen, Topias D 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Hurtig, Viktor D 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Bardakov, Zakhar C 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$17,398,334
$11,715,000
$6,905,833
$0
$0
$0