Tampa Bay Lightning

Head Coach Jon Cooper
Associate Coach Jeff Halpem
Assistant Coach Todd Richards
Goaltending Coach Frantz Jean
Assistant Coach Derek Lalonde
Playoff Odds 71.9%
Cap Hit $97,976,002
Cap Space $-16,476,002
LTIR Pool $16,974,666
Roster 21/23
Contracts 47/50
Transactions
Mathieu Joseph | Joseph scored his second goal of the season in Thursday's 3-2 OT win over Columbus. Jan 21
Brayden Point | Point scored the game-winning goal in overtime Thursday in a 3-2 victory over the Blue Jackets. Jan 21
Andrei Vasilevskiy | Vasilevskiy 23 saves in a 3-2 OT win over Columbus on Thursday. Jan 21
Ryan McDonagh | McDonagh picked up two assists in Thursday's 3-2 OT win over the Blue Jackets. Jan 21
Andrei Vasilevskiy | Vasilevskiy will be in goal on the road against Columbus on Thursday. Jan 21

Line Combinations Updated: Jan 21 (10:46am)
$5,300,0005.3M
$6,750,0006.8M
$8,500,0008.5M
$7,875,0007.9M
$1,300,0001.3M
Line 1 $20,550,000 Pairing 1 $9,175,000
$4,450,0004.5M
$4,800,0004.8M
$5,000,0005M
$6,750,0006.8M
$2,950,0003M
Line 2 $14,250,000 Pairing 2 $9,700,000
$1,800,0001.8M
$5,166,6665.2M
$925,0000.9M
$4,800,0004.8M
$800,0000.8M
Line 3 $7,891,666 Pairing 3 $5,600,000
$900,0000.9M
$737,5000.7M
$737,5000.7M
$9,500,0009.5M
$700,0000.7M
Line 4 $2,375,000 Goalies $10,200,000
Injury Report
Curtis McElhinney
Expected Return Sat Jan 23, 2021
Curtis McElhinney - OUT - Covid-19
Sat Jan 16, 2021
Curtis McElhinney | McElhinney was placed in the (NHL)"s COVID-19 protocol Saturday, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.
Nikita Kucherov
Expected Return Tue May 11, 2021
Nikita Kucherov - IR-LT - Hip
Surgery
Marian Gaborik
Expected Return Sun Aug 1, 2021
Marian Gaborik - IR-NR - Back
Surgery
Anders Nilsson
Expected Return Sun Aug 1, 2021
Anders Nilsson - IR - Concussion
Concussion

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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
(13) Forwards $60,141,666 73.8% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Gaborik, Marian
LTIR
RW 38
$4,875,000
$0
UFA
Maroon, Pat LW 32
$900,000
NTC
$900,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Stamkos, Steven C 30
$8,500,000
NMC
$8,500,000
NMC
$8,500,000
NMC
$8,500,000
NMC
$0
UFA
Johnson, Tyler C 30
$5,000,000
NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Kucherov, Nikita
LTIR
RW 27
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2027)
Coleman, Blake C 29
$1,800,000
$0
UFA
Palat, Ondrej LW 29
$5,300,000
NTC
$5,300,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Killorn, Alex LW 31
$4,450,000
M-NTC
$4,450,000
M-NTC
$4,450,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Goodrow, Barclay RW 27
$925,000
$0
UFA
Point, Brayden C 24
$6,750,000
$6,750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Gourde, Yanni C 29
$5,166,666
NTC
$5,166,667
NTC
$5,166,667
M-NTC
$5,166,667
M-NTC
$5,166,667
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2025)
Stephens, Mitchell C 23
$737,500
$737,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Cirelli, Anthony C 23
$4,800,000
$4,800,000
$4,800,000
$0
RFA
Joseph, Mathieu RW 23
$737,500
$737,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Volkov, Alexander RW 23
$700,000
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$60,141,666
$51,841,667
$37,416,667
$28,166,667
$14,666,667
$0
(6) Defence $24,475,000 30.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Schenn, Luke D 31
$800,000
$0
UFA
Hedman, Victor D 30
$7,875,000
NMC
$7,875,000
NMC
$7,875,000
M-NTC
$7,875,000
M-NTC
$7,875,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2025)
McDonagh, Ryan D 31
$6,750,000
NTC
$6,750,000
NTC
$6,750,000
NTC
$6,750,000
NTC
$6,750,000
NTC
$0
UFA
(2026)
Cernak, Erik D 23
$2,950,000
$2,950,000
$2,950,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Sergachev, Mikhail D 22
$4,800,000
$4,800,000
$4,800,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Rutta, Jan D 30
$1,300,000
$1,300,000
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$24,475,000
$23,675,000
$22,375,000
$14,625,000
$14,625,000
$0
(2) Goalies $13,400,000 16.4% of cap
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
McElhinney, Curtis G 37
$1,300,000
$0
UFA
Nilsson, Anders
LTIR
G 30
$2,600,000
$0
UFA
Vasilevskiy, Andrei G 26
$9,500,000
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$0
UFA
(2028)
TOTALS TOTALS
$13,400,000
$9,500,000
$9,500,000
$9,500,000
$9,500,000
$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
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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 11 7
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 24 15 7
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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$97,976,002 $85,016,667 $69,291,667 $52,291,667
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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$-16,476,002 $-3,516,667 $12,208,333 $29,208,333
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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$-16,476,002 $-3,516,667 $12,208,333 $29,208,333
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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$16,974,666 $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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$98,016,666 $85,016,667 $69,291,667 $52,291,667
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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$0 $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
(23) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Gibson, Christopher G 28
$700,000
$0
UFA
Nieves, Boo
C 26
$708,000
$0
UFA
Smith, Gemel
C 26
$700,000
$0
UFA
Witkowski, Luke RW 30
$700,000
$0
UFA
Martin, Spencer
G 25
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Vermin, Joel RW 28
$0
Masin, Dominik D 24
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Thomas, Ben D 24
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Walcott, Daniel D 26
$700,000
$0
UFA
Oldham, Kristian G 23
$0
$0
UFA
Katchouk, Boris LW 22
$833,334
$0
RFA
Raddysh, Taylor RW 22
$833,334
$0
RFA
Day, Sean D 23
$700,000
$0
RFA
Colton, Ross C 24
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Somppi, Otto C 23
$763,333
$0
RFA
Lohin, Ryan C 24
$792,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Borgman, Andreas
D 25
$700,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Foote, Callan
D 22
$925,000
$0
RFA
Lipanov, Alexei C 21
$747,500
$747,500
$0
RFA
Perbix, Nicklaus D 22
$0
Guttman, Cole C 21
$0
Walker, Samuel C 21
$0
Fortier, Gabriel LW 20
$775,001
$775,001
$775,001
$0
RFA
Semykin, Dmitry D 20
$813,333
$813,333
$813,333
$0
RFA
Green, Alexander D 22
$817,500
$817,500
$0
RFA
Chrona, Magnus G 20
$0
Koepke, Cole LW 22
$0
Salda, Radim D 21
$0
Taylor, Ty G 21
$0
Archambault, Olivier LW 27
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Barre-Boulet, Alex C 23
$759,258
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Oullette, Martin G 29
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Pederson, Brent LW 25
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Huntington, Jimmy C 22
$809,166
$809,166
$0
RFA
Alnefelt, Hugo G 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Cajkovic, Maxim RW 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Crozier, Maxwell D 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Schmiemann, Quinn D 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Shalagin, Mikhail LW 21
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Webster, Mckade LW 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Abbandonato, Peter C 22
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Valleau, Nolan D 28
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Windsor, Clint G 27
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Zummack, Eli C 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Finley, Jack C 18
$825,833
$825,833
$825,833
$0
RFA
Goncalves, Gage C 20
$825,833
$825,833
$825,833
$0
RFA
Groshev, Maxim RW 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Thompson, Jack D 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Powell, Eamon D 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Dureau, Jaydon LW 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Capone, Nick RW 19
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Miftakhov, Amir G 20
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Mcdonnell, Declan 18
$0
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$17,528,925
$5,614,166
$3,240,000
$0
$0
$0