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Head Coach Dave Hakstol
Assistant Coach Jay Leach
Assistant Coach Paul McFarland
Playoff Odds 0%
Projected Cap Hit $80,439,167
Projected Cap Space $2,060,833
Current Cap Space $2,060,833
LTIR Pool $0
Roster 23/23
Contracts 44/50
Transactions
Ryan Donato | Donato inked a one-year, $1.2 million contract with Seattle on Wednesday. Jul 27
Michal Kempny | Kempny signed a one-year, $750,000 contract with Seattle on Sunday, per PuckPedia. Jul 24
Morgan Geekie | Geekie signed a one-year, $1.4 million contract with the Kraken on Sunday. Jul 24
TRADE ANALYSIS
The Seattle Kraken acquired Oliver Bjorkstrand from the Columbus Blue Jackets for 2023 third round pick and 2023 fourth round pick
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Jul 22
Carsen Twarynski | Twarynski signed a one-year, two-way deal with the Kraken on Thursday. Jul 21

Line Combinations Updated: Jul 24 (6:01am)
$5,500,0005.5M
$897,5000.9M
$5,400,0005.4M
$4,000,0004M
$4,000,0004M
Line 1 $11,797,500 Pairing 1 $8,000,000
$5,500,0005.5M
$4,500,0004.5M
$5,500,0005.5M
$4,600,0004.6M
$3,000,0003M
Line 2 $15,500,000 Pairing 2 $7,600,000
$5,000,0005M
$5,166,6675.2M
$825,0000.8M
$2,750,0002.8M
$900,0000.9M
Line 3 $10,991,667 Pairing 3 $3,650,000
$3,500,0003.5M
$1,400,0001.4M
$3,900,0003.9M
$5,900,0005.9M
$2,000,0002M
Line 4 $8,800,000 Goalies $7,900,000
Injury Report
Ryan Winterton
Expected Return Thu Sep 15, 2022
Ryan Winterton - OUT - Undisclosed
Wed Jul 13, 2022
Ryan Winterton | Winterton (undisclosed) signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Kraken on Wednesday.

Wed Jun 29, 2022
Ryan Winterton | Winterton played through an undisclosed injury during the Memorial Cup, and OHL Hamilton head coach Jay McKee described the forward's health as "pretty bad," Scott Wheeler of The Athletic reports.
Andre Burakovsky
Expected Return Thu Sep 15, 2022
Andre Burakovsky - OUT - Hand
Not Specified
Wed Jul 13, 2022
Andre Burakovsky | Burakovsky (hand) signed a four-year, $22 million contract with the Kraken on Wednesday.

Sun Jun 26, 2022
Andre Burakovsky | Burakovsky (hand) will be a game-time decision Sunday against the Lightning, per Ken Wiebe of Sportsnet.
Sun Jun 26, 2022
Andre Burakovsky | Burakovsky (hand) will not play in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final on Sunday in Tampa Bay, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Sat Jun 25, 2022
Andre Burakovsky | Burakovsky (hand) traveled with the Avalanche to Tampa Bay and could be an option for Game 6 against the Lightning, per Mike Zeisberger of (NHL).com.
Fri Jun 24, 2022
Andre Burakovsky | Burakovsky (hand) won't play Friday in Game 5 versus the Lightning, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Tue Jun 21, 2022
Andre Burakovsky | Burakovsky (hand) remains back in Colorado and won't be available versus the Lightning on Wednesday, Tom Gulitti of (NHL).com reports.
Mon Jun 20, 2022
Andre Burakovsky | Burakovsky (undisclosed) was labeled day-to-day by coach Jared Bednar ahead of Monday's matchup with Tampa Bay, Kristen Shilton of TSN.ca reports.
Sat Jun 18, 2022
Andre Burakovsky | Burakovsky (undisclosed) will need further evaluation after leaving Saturday's Game 2 versus the Lightning in the second period, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Vince Dunn
Expected Return Thu Sep 15, 2022
Vince Dunn - OUT - Upper Body
Not Specified
Tue May 17, 2022
Vince Dunn | Dunn (upper body) finished 2021-22 with 35 points (seven goals, 28 assists) in 73 contests.

Fri Apr 29, 2022
Vince Dunn | Dunn (upper body) will not play Friday against the Sharks, Ryan S. Clark of The Athletic reports.
Wed Apr 27, 2022
Vince Dunn | Dunn (upper body) remains out of the lineup for Wednesday's game versus the Kings, per the (NHL) media site.
Tue Apr 26, 2022
Vince Dunn | Dunn (upper body) won't play Tuesday versus the Canucks, Bob Condor of the Kraken's official site reports.
Jesper Froden
Expected Return Thu Sep 15, 2022
Jesper Froden - OUT - Lower Body
Wed Jul 13, 2022
Jesper Froden | Froden (lower body) signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Kraken on Wednesday.

Mon Apr 18, 2022
Jesper Froden | Froden is dealing with a lower-body injury and it was announced Monday that he won't travel with the Bruins for their upcoming two-game road trip, Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic reports.
Jaden Schwartz
Expected Return Thu Sep 15, 2022
Jaden Schwartz - OUT - Upper Body
Tue May 3, 2022
Jaden Schwartz | Schwartz (upper body) is expected to be ready for training camp next season, Ryan S. Clark of The Athletic reports.

Sat Apr 16, 2022
Jaden Schwartz | Schwartz (upper body) did not partake in Saturday's morning skate, Mike Benton of 93.3 KJR reports.
Sat Apr 9, 2022
Jaden Schwartz | Schwartz (upper body) won't play Saturday versus the Flames, Ryan S. Clark of The Athletic reports.
Wed Apr 6, 2022
Jaden Schwartz | Schwartz (upper body) did not travel with the Kraken for their two-game road trip, Andy Strickland of Bally Sports Midwest reports.
Sun Apr 3, 2022
Jaden Schwartz | Schwartz (upper body) will not play Sunday against Dallas, Ryan S. Clark of The Athletic reports.
Fri Apr 1, 2022
Jaden Schwartz | Schwartz (upper body) is not in Friday's lineup against the Golden Knights, Ryan S. Clark of The Athletic reports.
Wed Mar 30, 2022
Jaden Schwartz | Schwartz (upper body) isn't expected to play Wednesday versus the Golden Knights, Mike Benton of 93.3 KJR reports.
Mon Mar 28, 2022
Jaden Schwartz | Schwartz (upper body) will not suit up Monday against Los Angeles, per the (NHL)'s media site.
Sat Mar 26, 2022
Jaden Schwartz | Schwartz is day-to-day with an upper-body injury and won't be in the lineup against Los Angeles on Saturday, Geoff Baker of the Seattle Times 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
(14) Forwards $49,039,167 59.4% of cap
Player POS Age 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Eberle, Jordan RW 32
$5,500,000
$5,500,000
$0
UFA
Schwartz, Jaden LW 30
$5,500,000
NMC
$5,500,000
NMC
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2026)
Donskoi, Joonas RW 30
$3,900,000
$0
UFA
Rask, Victor C 29
$0
UFA
Wennberg, Alexander C 27
$4,500,000
M-NTC
$4,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Burakovsky, Andre LW 27
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$5,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2027)
Hayden, John RW 27
$750,000
$0
UFA
Bjorkstrand, Oliver RW 27
$5,400,000
M-NTC
$5,400,000
M-NTC
$5,400,000
M-NTC
$5,400,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2026)
McCann, Jared LW 26
$5,000,000
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2027)
Donato, Ryan C 26
$1,200,000
$0
UFA
Gourde, Yanni C 30
$5,166,667
M-NTC
$5,166,667
M-NTC
$5,166,667
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Sprong, Daniel RW 25
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Tanev, Brandon LW 30
$3,500,000
M-NTC
$3,500,000
M-NTC
$3,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Geekie, Morgan C 24
$1,400,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Kuhlman, Karson C 26
$825,000
$0
UFA
Beniers, Matthew C 19
$897,500
$897,500
$0
RFA
TOTALS
$49,039,167
$40,964,167
$30,066,667
$21,400,000
$10,500,000
(7) Defence $20,000,000 24.2% of cap
Player POS Age 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Larsson, Adam D 29
$4,000,000
NTC
$4,000,000
M-NTC
$4,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Oleksiak, Jamie D 29
$4,600,000
NTC
$4,600,000
NTC
$4,600,000
M-NTC
$4,600,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2026)
Schultz, Justin D 32
$3,000,000
M-NTC
$3,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Soucy, Carson D 28
$2,750,000
$0
UFA
Dunn, Vince D 25
$4,000,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Borgen, William D 25
$900,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Kempny, Michal D 31
$750,000
$0
UFA
Cholowski, Dennis D 24
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$20,000,000
$11,600,000
$8,600,000
$4,600,000
(2) Goalies $11,400,000 13.8% of cap
Player POS Age 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Jones, Martin G 32
$2,000,000
$0
UFA
Grubauer, Philipp G 30
$5,900,000
NTC
$5,900,000
NTC
$5,900,000
M-NTC
$5,900,000
M-NTC
$5,900,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2027)
Driedger, Chris
IR
G 28
$3,500,000
M-NTC
$3,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$11,400,000
$9,400,000
$5,900,000
$5,900,000
$5,900,000
(0) Buried $0 0.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
TOTALS
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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 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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44 25 14 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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$82,500,000 $82,500,000 $82,500,000 $82,500,000
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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$80,439,167 $61,964,167 $44,566,667 $31,900,000
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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$2,060,833 $20,535,833 $37,933,333 $50,600,000
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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$2,060,833 $20,535,833 $37,933,333 $50,600,000
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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$80,439,167 $61,964,167 $44,566,667 $31,900,000
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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$925,000 $1,850,000 $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
(20) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Hellberg, Magnus G 31
$750,000
$0
UFA
McCormick, Max LW 30
$762,500
$762,500
$0
UFA
Olofsson, Gustav D 27
$750,000
$0
UFA
Poganski, Austin RW 26
$750,000
$0
UFA
Hughes, Cameron C 25
$762,500
$762,500
$0
UFA
Daccord, Joey G 26
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Poturalski, Andrew RW 28
$762,500
$762,500
$0
UFA
Twarynski, Carsen LW 24
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Lind, Kole RW 23
$850,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Fleury, Cale D 23
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Henman, Luke C 22
$791,667
$791,667
$0
RFA
True, Alexander C 25
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Rafferty, Brogan D 27
$750,000
$0
UFA
Froden, Jesper RW 27
$750,000
$0
UFA
Evans, Ryker D 20
$897,500
$897,500
$897,500
$0
RFA
Winterton, Ryan C 18
$846,667
$846,667
$846,667
$0
RFA
Ottavainen, Ville D 20
$0
$0
UFA
Melanson, Jacob RW 19
$843,333
$843,333
$843,333
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Vyazovoy, Semyon G 19
$0
$0
UFA
Janicke, Justin C 19
$0
$0
UFA
Kartye, Tye C 21
$859,167
$859,167
$859,167
$0
RFA
Seppala, Peetro D 22
$855,000
$855,000
$0
RFA
Petman, Ville C 22
$883,750
$883,750
$0
RFA
Wright, Shane C 18
$950,000
$950,000
$950,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Firkus, Jagger RW 18
$0
$0
UFA
Goyette, David C 18
$0
$0
UFA
Nelson, Ty D 18
$0
$0
UFA
Nyman, Jani RW 18
$0
$0
UFA
Kokko, Niklas G 18
$0
$0
UFA
MacDonald, Ben C 18
$0
$0
UFA
Jugnauth, Tyson D 18
$0
$0
UFA
Robertson, Tucker C 19
$0
$0
UFA
Hall, Barrett C 18
$0
$0
UFA
Jackson, Kyle LW 19
$0
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$16,064,584
$9,214,584
$4,396,667