Pittsburgh Penguins

Head Coach Mike Sullivan
Goaltending Coach Mike Buckley
Playoff Odds 34.4%
Cap Hit $79,565,783
Cap Space $1,934,217
LTIR Pool $0
Roster 21/23
Contracts 47/50
Transactions
Colton Sceviour | Sceviour scored a goal on three shots and had a pair of hits in Tuesday's 5-4 overtime win over Washington. Jan 19
Evgeni Malkin | Malkin scored a goal on three shots Tuesday in a 5-4 overtime win over Washington. Jan 19
Teddy Blueger | Blueger scored a short-handed goal on his only shot and added an assist in Tuesday's 5-4 overtime win over the Capitals. Jan 19
Casey DeSmith | DeSmith made 22 saves and chipped in with an assist in Tuesday's 5-4 overtime win against the Capitals. Jan 19
Cody Ceci | Ceci is a healthy scratch and will not play Tuesday against Washington, Matt Vensel of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports. Jan 19

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Line Combinations Updated: Jan 21 (12:09pm)
$6,000,0006M
$8,700,0008.7M
$3,200,0003.2M
$4,100,0004.1M
$7,250,0007.3M
Line 1 $17,900,000 Pairing 1 $11,350,000
$5,500,0005.5M
$9,500,0009.5M
$3,500,0003.5M
$925,0000.9M
$1,250,0001.3M
Line 2 $18,500,000 Pairing 2 $2,175,000
$2,940,0002.9M
$700,0000.7M
$3,500,0003.5M
$863,3330.9M
$700,0000.7M
Line 3 $7,140,000 Pairing 3 $1,563,333
$1,200,0001.2M
$750,0000.8M
$700,0000.7M
$1,250,0001.3M
$3,500,0003.5M
Line 4 $2,650,000 Goalies $4,750,000
Injury Report
Sam Miletic
Expected Return unknown
Sam Miletic - IR - Undisclosed
Mike Matheson
Expected Return Sun Jan 24, 2021
Mike Matheson - IR - Upper Body
Not Specified
Sun Jan 17, 2021
Mike Matheson | Head coach Mike Sullivan said Sunday that Matheson is out "longer term" with an upper-body injury, Mike DeFabo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

Sun Jan 17, 2021
Mike Matheson | Matheson (upper body) was placed on injured reserve Sunday, Seth Rorabaugh of TribLive.com reports.
Marcus Pettersson
Expected Return Tue Feb 2, 2021
Marcus Pettersson - OUT - Upper Body
Thu Jan 21, 2021
Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (upper body) was labeled week-to-week by coach Mike Sullivan, Pens Inside Scoop reports.

Tue Jan 19, 2021
Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (undisclosed) left Tuesday's game versus the Capitals after a hard hit from T.J. Oshie.
Tue Jan 19, 2021
Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson is dealing with an upper-body injury, according to head coach Mike Sullivan.
Juuso Riikola
Expected Return Tue Feb 9, 2021
Juuso Riikola - IR - Upper Body
Thu Jan 21, 2021
Juuso Riikola | Riikola (upper body) is expected to be out of the lineup long term according to coach Mike Sullivan, Pens Inside Scoop reports.

Tue Jan 19, 2021
Juuso Riikola | Riikola (undisclosed) did not join the Penguins on the bench to start the third period of Tuesday's game versus the Capitals.
Tue Jan 19, 2021
Juuso Riikola | Riikola suffered an upper-body injury in Tuesday's game versus the Capitals.
Zach Trotman
Expected Return Sun Feb 14, 2021
Zach Trotman - IR-LT - Knee
Fri Jan 15, 2021
Zach Trotman | Trotman underwent surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee and will be out 4-6 weeks.

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Performance Bonuses
Movement Clauses
35+ Over 35 Contract
IR - Injured Reserve
Taxi Squad
Entry Level Contract
Waiver Exempt
Has Arbitration Rights
Two-way contract
(12) Forwards $47,190,000 57.9% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Crosby, Sidney C 33
$8,700,000
NMC
$8,700,000
NMC
$8,700,000
NMC
$8,700,000
NMC
$8,700,000
NMC
$0
UFA
(2025)
Malkin, Evgeni C 34
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$0
UFA
Sceviour, Colton C 31
$1,200,000
$0
UFA
Zucker, Jason LW 29
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Rust, Bryan RW 28
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$0
UFA
Jankowski, Mark C 26
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Blueger, Teddy C 26
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Guentzel, Jake LW 26
$6,000,000
$6,000,000
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$6,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Kapanen, Kasperi RW 24
$3,200,000
$3,200,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
McCann, Jared LW 24
$2,940,000
$2,940,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Rodrigues, Evan LW 27
$700,000
$0
UFA
Tanev, Brandon LW 29
$3,500,000
M-NTC
$3,500,000
M-NTC
$3,500,000
M-NTC
$3,500,000
M-NTC
$3,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2025)
Aston-Reese, Zach
IR
LW 26
$1,000,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$47,190,000
$42,840,000
$23,700,000
$18,200,000
$12,200,000
$0
(7) Defence $24,275,175 29.8% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Letang, Kris D 33
$7,250,000
NMC
M-NTC
$7,250,000
NMC
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Dumoulin, Brian D 29
$4,100,000
$4,100,000
$4,100,000
$0
UFA
Ceci, Cody D 27
$1,250,000
$0
UFA
Matheson, Mike
IR
D 26
$4,875,000
$4,875,000
M-NTC
$4,875,000
M-NTC
$4,875,000
M-NTC
$4,875,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2026)
Ruhwedel, Chad D 30
$700,000
$750,000
$0
UFA
Pettersson, Marcus D 24
$4,025,175
$4,025,175
$4,025,175
$4,025,175
M-NTC
$4,025,175
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2025)
Marino, John D 23
$925,000
$4,400,000
$4,400,000
$4,400,000
$4,400,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2027)
Riikola, Juuso D 27
$1,150,000
$1,150,000
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$24,275,175
$26,550,175
$17,400,175
$13,300,175
$13,300,175
$0
(2) Goalies $4,750,000 5.8% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Jarry, Tristan G 25
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$0
UFA
DeSmith, Casey G 29
$1,250,000
$1,250,000
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$4,750,000
$4,750,000
$3,500,000
$0
$0
$0
(0) Buried $0 0.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
TOTALS TOTALS
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
(3) Buyout & Retained Salary $3,318,280 4.1% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Trotman, Zach - Season Opening IR
D 1
$101,613
Bjugstad, Nick
Retained Salary
C 28
$2,050,000
Johnson, Jack
Buyout
D 34
$1,166,667
$1,166,667
$1,916,667
$916,667
$916,667
TOTALS TOTALS
$3,318,280
$1,166,667
$1,916,667
$916,667
$916,667
$0
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2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
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 9 6
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 31 12 6
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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$79,565,783 $75,306,842 $46,516,842 $32,416,842
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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$1,934,217 $6,193,158 $34,983,158 $49,083,158
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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$2,096,909 $6,193,158 $34,983,158 $49,083,158
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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$79,533,455 $75,306,842 $46,516,842 $32,416,842
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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$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
(24) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Trotman, Zach D 30
$700,000
$0
UFA
Pedan, Andrey D 27
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Aberg, Pontus LW 27
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Lagace, Maxime
G 28
$700,000
$0
UFA
Gaudreau, Frederick C 27
$700,000
$0
UFA
Segalla, Ryan D 26
$0
$0
UFA
Czuczman, Kevin
D 30
$700,000
$0
UFA
Lafferty, Sam
C 25
$750,000
$750,000
$0
UFA
Angello, Anthony RW 24
$725,000
$725,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Taylor, Jeff D 26
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Lindgren, Jesper D 23
$775,833
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Bengtsson, Lukas D 26
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Bjorkqvist, Kasper RW 23
$790,000
$0
RFA
Almari, Niclas D 22
$809,166
$809,166
$0
RFA
Masonius, Joseph D 23
$0
$0
UFA
Joseph, Pierre-Olivier
D 21
$863,333
$863,333
$0
RFA
Lauzon, Zachary D 22
$0
Phillips, Clayton D 21
$0
Drozg, Jan RW 21
$809,166
$809,166
$0
RFA
Palojarvi, Antti D 22
$0
Reilly, William D 23
$806,250
$806,250
$0
RFA
Miletic, Sam LW 23
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Gruden, Jonathan C 20
$788,333
$788,333
$788,333
$0
RFA
Almeida, Justin LW 21
$809,166
$809,166
$0
RFA
Gorman, Liam C 20
$0
Currie, Josh RW 28
$700,000
$0
UFA
Bellerive, Jordan C 21
$733,333
$733,333
$0
RFA
D'Orio, Alex
G 21
$733,333
$733,333
$0
RFA
Peters, Anthony G 30
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Uher, Dominik C 28
$0
RFA
Larmi, Emil G 24
$792,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Poulin, Samuel LW 19
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
Legare, Nathan RW 20
$778,334
$778,334
$778,334
$0
RFA
Caulfield, Judd 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Puustinen, Valtteri LW 21
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Airola, Santeri D 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Abt, Matt D 27
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Berger, Chase C 26
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Kim, Michael D 25
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Lizotte, Jon D 26
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Legace, Maxime G 28
$0
O'Connor, Drew
LW 22
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Lee, Cam D 23
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Zohorna, Radim LW 24
$925,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Blomqvist, Joel G 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Clang, Calle G 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Svejkovsky, Lukas C 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Ansons, Raivis RW 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Yoder, Chase 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$18,832,914
$11,349,581
$2,460,834
$0
$0
$0