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Interim Head Coach Jacques Martin
Associate Coach Jack Capuano
Assistant Coach Daniel Alfredsson
Playoff Odds %
Projected Cap Hit $85,103,119
Projected Cap Space $-1,611,564
Current Cap Space $6,250,000
LTIR Pool $7,925,826
Roster 21/23
Contracts 49/50
Transactions
Thomas Chabot | Chabot (undisclosed) scored a goal Saturday in a 4-2 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers. Mar 2
Mads Sogaard | Sogaard made 36 saves in a 4-2 loss to Philadelphia on Saturday. He allowed three goals. Mar 2
Maxence Guenette | Guenette was reassigned to AHL Belleville on Saturday. Mar 2
Leevi Merilainen | Merilainen was reassigned to AHL Belleville on Saturday. Mar 2
Thomas Chabot | Chabot (undisclosed) is set to play Saturday versus the Philadelphia Flyers, per TSN 1200 Ottawa. Mar 2

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Injury Report
Brady Tkachuk
Expected Return Wed Mar 6, 2024
Brady Tkachuk - DAY-TO-DAY - Upper Body
Sat Mar 2, 2024
Brady Tkachuk | Tkachuk (undisclosed) is expected to play Saturday against the Philadelphia Flyers, per TSN 1200 Ottawa.

Sat Mar 2, 2024
Brady Tkachuk | Tkachuk will miss Saturday's contest because of an upper-body injury.
Anton Forsberg
Expected Return Wed Mar 6, 2024
Anton Forsberg - DAY-TO-DAY - Lower Body
Sat Mar 2, 2024
Anton Forsberg | Forsberg (lower body) won't be in the lineup Saturday against the Philadelphia Flyers TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.

Sat Mar 2, 2024
Anton Forsberg | Forsberg stopped 25 of 29 shots in Friday's 5-3 loss to Arizona. The fifth goal was an empty netter.
Joonas Korpisalo
Expected Return Wed Mar 6, 2024
Joonas Korpisalo - DAY-TO-DAY - Illness
Sat Mar 2, 2024
Joonas Korpisalo | Korpisalo (illness) won't suit up Saturday against the Philadelphia Flyers, according to TSN 1200 Ottawa.

Fri Mar 1, 2024
Joonas Korpisalo | Korpisalo will defend the home crease versus Arizona on Friday, per Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun.
Fri Mar 1, 2024
Joonas Korpisalo | Korpisalo (illness) will not be available Friday against the Arizona Coyotes.
Zack MacEwen
Expected Return Tue Mar 12, 2024
Zack MacEwen - OUT - Lower Body
Sat Mar 2, 2024
Zack MacEwen | MacEwen sustained a lower-body injury Saturday versus the Philadelphia Flyers.

Sat Mar 2, 2024
Zack MacEwen | MacEwen (lower body) will return to Ottawa after sustaining an injury in Saturday's road game versus the Philadelphia Flyers, Adam Kimelman of NHL.com reports.
Travis Hamonic
Expected Return Sat Mar 16, 2024
Travis Hamonic - IR - Undisclosed
Thu Feb 29, 2024
Travis Hamonic | Hamonic (undisclosed) will be out of action week-to-week, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports Thursday.

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Performance Bonuses
Movement Clauses
35+ Over 35 Contract
IR - Injured Reserve
Entry Level Contract
Slide Eligible
Has Arbitration Rights
Two-way contract
(12) Forwards $50,441,548 60.4% of cap
Player POS Age 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Giroux, Claude C 36
$6,500,000
NMC
$6,500,000
NMC
$0
UFA
Tarasenko, Vladimir RW 32
$5,000,000
NTC
$0
UFA
Kubalik, Dominik LW 28
$2,500,000
$0
UFA
Joseph, Mathieu RW 27
$2,950,000
$2,950,000
$2,950,000
$0
UFA

(2026)
MacEwen, Zack C 27
$775,000
$775,000
$775,000
$0
UFA

(2026)
Norris, Joshua
LTIR
C 24
$7,950,000
$7,950,000
$7,950,000
$7,950,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2030)
Batherson, Drake RW 25
$4,975,000
$4,975,000
$4,975,000
$4,975,000
$0
UFA

(2027)
Tkachuk, Brady LW 24
$8,205,714
$8,205,714
$8,205,714
$8,205,714
$0
UFA

(2028)
Kelly, Parker LW 24
$762,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Pinto, Shane C 23
$775,000
$0
RFA
Kastelic, Mark C 24
$835,000
$835,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Greig, Ridly C 21
$863,334
$863,334
$0
RFA
Stuetzle, Tim LW 22
$8,350,000
$8,350,000
$8,350,000
$8,350,000
$0
UFA

(2031)
TOTALS
$50,441,548
$41,404,048
$33,205,714
$29,480,714
(6) Defence $22,030,000 26.4% of cap
Player POS Age 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Hamonic, Travis
IR
D 33
$1,100,000
NMC
$1,100,000
NMC
$0
UFA
Chabot, Thomas D 27
$8,000,000
$8,000,000
M-NTC
$8,000,000
M-NTC
$8,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2028)
Chychrun, Jakob D 25
$4,600,000
$4,600,000
$0
UFA
Brannstrom, Erik D 24
$2,000,000
$0
RFA
Bernard-Docker, Jacob D 23
$805,000
$805,000
$0
RFA
Zub, Artyom D 28
$4,600,000
M-NTC
$4,600,000
M-NTC
$4,600,000
M-NTC
$4,600,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2027)
Sanderson, Jake D 21
$925,000
$8,050,000
$8,050,000
$8,050,000
$0
UFA

(2032)
TOTALS
$22,030,000
$27,155,000
$20,650,000
$20,650,000
(3) Goalies $7,675,000 9.2% of cap
Player POS Age 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Forsberg, Anton G 31
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$0
UFA
Korpisalo, Joonas G 29
$4,000,000
M-NTC
$4,000,000
M-NTC
$4,000,000
M-NTC
$4,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2028)
Sogaard, Mads G 23
$925,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS
$7,675,000
$6,750,000
$4,000,000
$4,000,000
(0) Buried $0 0.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
TOTALS
(4) Buyout & Retained Salary $5,020,833 6.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Murray, Matt
Retained Salary
G 29
$1,562,500
Ryan, Bobby
Buyout
RW 36
$1,833,333
White, Colin
Buyout
C 27
$875,000
$-625,000
$875,000
$875,000
Del Zotto, Michael
Buyout
D 33
$750,000
TOTALS
$5,020,833
$875,000
$875,000
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2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Roster Size

Number of players on the Active Roster. Cannot exceed 23 players. Excludes players on IR and LTIR.

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21 17 10 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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49 28 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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$83,500,000 $87,675,000 $87,675,000 $87,675,000
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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$85,103,119 $74,684,048 $58,730,714 $55,005,714
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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$-1,611,564 $12,990,952 $28,944,286 $32,669,286
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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$6,250,000 $12,990,952 $28,944,286 $32,669,286
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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$7,925,826 $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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$85,167,381 $74,684,048 $58,730,714 $55,005,714
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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$1,850,000 $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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2 3 3 3
(26) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Highmore, Matthew C 28
$775,000
$0
UFA
Heatherington, Dillon D 28
$762,500
$0
UFA
Gendron, Miles D 27
$0
Chartier, Rourke C 27
$775,000
$0
UFA
Larsson, Jacob D 26
$775,000
$0
UFA
Ahl, Filip LW 26
$0
$0
UFA
Imama, Bokondji LW 27
$775,000
$0
UFA
Abramov, Vitaly LW 25
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Pilon, Garrett C 25
$775,000
$0
UFA-Group6
$0
UFA
Formenton, Alex LW 24
$0
RFA
Hollett, Jordan G 24
$0
$0
UFA
Ferguson, Dylan G 25
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Tychonick, Jonathan D 24
$0
Crookshank, Angus LW 24
$838,333
$0
RFA
Mandolese, Kevin G 23
$775,000
$0
RFA
Novak, Jakov LW 25
$0
$0
UFA
Loheit, Luke RW 23
$0
Currie, Josh C 31
$775,000
$0
UFA
Sokolov, Egor LW 23
$775,000
$0
RFA
MacLeod, Gregor LW 25
$0
$0
UFA
Thomson, Lassi D 23
$863,334
$0
RFA
Lodin, Viktor C 24
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Guenette, Maxence D 22
$813,333
$0
RFA
Capannelli, Adam C 24
$0
$0
UFA
McDonald, Conner D 24
$0
$0
UFA
Trepanier, Maxim LW 24
$0
$0
UFA
Jarventie, Roby LW 21
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
Kleven, Tyler D 22
$916,667
$916,667
$0
RFA
Sebrango, Donovan D 22
$828,333
$828,333
$0
RFA
Merilainen, Leevi G 21
$820,000
$820,000
$0
RFA
Engstrand, Eric LW 23
$0
$0
UFA
Daoust, Philippe C 22
$821,667
$821,667
$0
RFA
Reinhardt, Cole LW 24
$813,333
$0
RFA
Ostapchuk, Zack LW 20
$825,000
$825,000
$825,000
$0
RFA

(2026)
Boucher, Tyler RW 21
$863,334
$863,334
$863,334
$0
RFA

(2026)
Johansson, Oliver LW 20
$0
$0
UFA
Donovan, Jorian D 19
$818,333
$818,333
$818,333
$0
RFA

(2026)
Nordberg, Filip D 19
$0
$0
UFA
Pettersson, Oskar RW 20
$865,000
$865,000
$865,000
$0
RFA

(2026)
Hamara, Tomas D 19
$831,667
$831,667
$831,667
$0
RFA

(2026)
Halliday, Stephen C 21
$0
$0
UFA
O'Neill, Cameron RW 20
$0
$0
UFA
Reidler, Kevin G 19
$0
$0
UFA
Wallberg, Theo D 20
$0
$0
UFA
Dyck, Tyson C 20
$0
$0
UFA
Smejkal, Jiri LW 27
$870,000
$0
UFA
Matinpalo, Nikolas D 25
$885,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Stanley, Hoyt D 19
$0
$0
UFA
Andonovski, Matthew D 18
$0
$0
UFA
Beckner, Owen C 19
$0
$0
UFA
Nikitin, Vladimir G 19
$0
$0
UFA
VanTassell, Nicholas C 19
$0
$0
UFA
Toure, Djibril D 20
$805,000
$805,000
$805,000
$0
RFA

(2026)
TOTALS
$21,335,001
$9,289,168
$5,008,334