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Head Coach Jon Cooper
Associate Coach Jeff Halpem
Assistant Coach Rob Zettler
Playoff Odds 100%
Projected Cap Hit $91,286,977
Projected Cap Space $-8,786,977
Current Cap Space $2,802,467
LTIR Pool $11,674,967
Roster 23/23
Contracts 50/50
Transactions
Andrei Vasilevskiy | Vasilevskiy stopped 23 of 25 shots in Tuesday's 3-1 loss to the Boston Bruins. Nov 30
Andrei Vasilevskiy | Vasilevskiy will start Tuesday on the road against the Boston Bruins, Steve Conroy of the Boston Herald reports. Nov 29
Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored two goals and was credited with an assist during Monday's 6-5 overtime win over the host Sabres. Nov 28
Brian Elliott | Elliott made 32 saves during Monday's 6-5 overtime victory over the host Sabres. Nov 28
Brandon Hagel | Hagel scored a key third-period goal during Monday's 6-5 overtime victory over the host Sabres. Nov 28

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Line Combinations Updated: Nov 29 (3:38pm)
$1,500,0001.5M
$9,500,0009.5M
$9,500,0009.5M
$7,875,0007.9M
$2,950,0003M
Line 1 $20,500,000 Pairing 1 $10,825,000
$8,500,0008.5M
$3,150,0003.2M
$4,450,0004.5M
$4,800,0004.8M
$842,5000.8M
Line 2 $16,100,000 Pairing 2 $5,642,500
$1,125,0001.1M
$2,500,0002.5M
$1,000,0001M
$3,000,0003M
$850,0000.9M
Line 3 $4,625,000 Pairing 3 $3,850,000
$842,5000.8M
$1,000,0001M
$1,000,0001M
$9,500,0009.5M
$900,0000.9M
Line 4 $2,842,500 Goalies $10,400,000
Injury Report
Rudolfs Balcers
Expected Return Sat Dec 3, 2022
Rudolfs Balcers - IR - Upper Body
Fri Nov 25, 2022
Rudolfs Balcers | Balcers won't return to Friday's game against the St. Louis Blues after suffering an upper-body injury.

Fri Nov 25, 2022
Rudolfs Balcers | Balcers (upper body) is not expected to play during the Tampa Bay Lightning's upcoming road trip, Gabby Shirley of Bally Sports Florida reports.
Anthony Cirelli
Expected Return Sat Dec 3, 2022
Anthony Cirelli - IR-LT - Shoulder
Surgery

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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
(12) Forwards $49,617,500 60.1% of cap
Player POS Age 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Perry, Corey RW 37
$1,000,000
NTC
$0
UFA
Maroon, Pat LW 34
$1,000,000
M-NTC
$1,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Stamkos, Steven C 32
$8,500,000
NMC
$8,500,000
NMC
$0
UFA
Namestnikov, Vladislav LW 30
$2,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Kucherov, Nikita RW 29
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
M-NTC
$9,500,000
M-NTC
$9,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2027)
Killorn, Alex LW 33
$4,450,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Paul, Nick LW 27
$3,150,000
NTC
$3,150,000
NTC
$3,150,000
NTC
$3,150,000
NTC
$3,150,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2029)
Bellemare, Pierre-Edouard LW 37
$1,000,000
$0
UFA
Point, Brayden C 26
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$0
UFA

(2030)
Cirelli, Anthony
LTIR
C 25
$4,800,000
$6,250,000
$6,250,000
$6,250,000
NTC
$6,250,000
NTC
$0
UFA

(2031)
Colton, Ross C 26
$1,125,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Hagel, Brandon LW 24
$1,500,000
$1,500,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Balcers, Rudolfs
IR
LW 25
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Koepke, Cole LW 24
$842,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$49,617,500
$39,400,000
$28,400,000
$28,400,000
$28,400,000
(9) Defence $31,355,000 38.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Seabrook, Brent
LTIR
D 37
$6,875,000
M-NTC
$6,875,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Bogosian, Zach D 32
$850,000
NTC
$850,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Hedman, Victor D 31
$7,875,000
M-NTC
$7,875,000
M-NTC
$7,875,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Cole, Ian D 33
$3,000,000
$0
UFA
Fleury, Haydn D 26
$762,500
$762,500
$0
UFA
Cernak, Erik D 25
$2,950,000
$5,200,000
$5,200,000
NTC
$5,200,000
NTC
$5,200,000
NTC
$0
UFA

(2031)
Myers, Philippe D 25
$2,550,000
$1,400,000
$0
UFA
Sergachev, Mikhail D 24
$4,800,000
$8,500,000
$8,500,000
NTC
$8,500,000
NTC
$8,500,000
NTC
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2031)
Foote, Callan D 23
$850,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Perbix, Nicklaus D 24
$842,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$31,355,000
$31,462,500
$21,575,000
$13,700,000
$13,700,000
(2) Goalies $10,400,000 12.6% of cap
Player POS Age 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Elliott, Brian G 37
$900,000
$0
UFA
Vasilevskiy, Andrei G 28
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
M-NTC
$9,500,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2028)
TOTALS
$10,400,000
$9,500,000
$9,500,000
$9,500,000
$9,500,000
(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 15 8 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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50 29 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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$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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$91,286,977 $80,362,500 $59,475,000 $51,600,000
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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$-8,786,977 $2,137,500 $23,025,000 $30,900,000
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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$2,802,467 $2,137,500 $23,025,000 $30,900,000
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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$11,674,967 $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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$91,372,500 $80,362,500 $59,475,000 $51,600,000
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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$165,000 $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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3 3 3 3
(24) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Labrie, Pierre-Cedric LW 35
$770,800
$0
UFA
Dumont, Gabriel C 32
$0
UFA
Nash, Riley C 33
$0
UFA
Claesson, Fredrik D 30
$0
UFA
Smith, Gemel C 28
$750,000
$0
UFA
Carrick, Trevor D 28
$750,000
$0
UFA
Lagace, Maxime G 29
$750,000
$0
UFA
Elie, Remi LW 27
$0
UFA
Masin, Dominik D 26
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Walcott, Daniel D 28
$750,000
$0
UFA
Raddysh, Darren D 26
$762,500
$762,500
$0
UFA
Day, Sean D 24
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Somppi, Otto C 24
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Mismash, Grant C 23
$842,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Fortier, Gabriel LW 22
$791,667
$0
RFA
Semykin, Dmitry D 22
$813,333
$0
RFA
Salda, Radim D 23
$0
$0
UFA
Taylor, Ty G 23
$0
Barre-Boulet, Alex C 25
$758,333
$758,333
$0
UFA
Pederson, Brent LW 27
$0
$0
UFA
Felhaber, Tye LW 24
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Alnefelt, Hugo G 21
$850,833
$850,833
$0
RFA
Cajkovic, Maxim RW 21
$850,833
$850,833
$0
RFA
Crozier, Maxwell D 22
$0
$0
UFA
Schmiemann, Quinn D 21
$0
$0
UFA
Shalagin, Mikhail LW 23
$0
$0
UFA
Webster, Mckade LW 22
$0
$0
UFA
Abbandonato, Peter C 24
$0
$0
UFA
Melnichuk, Alexei G 24
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Finley, Jack C 20
$797,500
$797,500
$797,500
$0
RFA
Goncalves, Gage C 21
$820,000
$820,000
$0
RFA
Groshev, Maxim RW 20
$0
$0
UFA
Thompson, Jack D 20
$828,333
$828,333
$828,333
$0
RFA
Powell, Eamon D 20
$0
$0
UFA
Dureau, Jaydon LW 21
$841,667
$841,667
$841,667
$0
RFA
Capone, Nick RW 20
$0
$0
UFA
Mcdonnell, Declan C 20
$0
$0
UFA
Tufto, Odeen C 25
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Ryfors, Simon C 25
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Schmidt, Roman D 19
$828,333
$828,333
$828,333
$0
RFA
Duke, Dylan C 19
$0
$0
UFA
MacDonald, Cameron C 19
$0
$0
UFA
Gagne, Alex D 20
$0
$0
UFA
Pylenkov, Daniil D 22
$0
$0
UFA
Flintonm, Robert LW 19
$0
$0
UFA
Huuhtanen, Niko RW 19
$0
$0
UFA
MacArthur, Bennett LW 21
$859,167
$859,167
$859,167
$0
RFA
Carlile, Declan D 22
$855,000
$855,000
$0
RFA
Usau, Ilya C 21
$897,500
$897,500
$897,500
$0
RFA
Edmonds, Lucas RW 21
$861,667
$861,667
$861,667
$0
RFA
Howard, Isaac LW 18
$0
$0
UFA
Malik, Nick G 20
$0
$0
UFA
Kurth, Connor C 19
$0
$0
UFA
Gill, Dyllan D 18
$0
$0
UFA
Veinbergs, Klavs LW 19
$0
$0
UFA
Robert, Felix C 23
$857,500
$857,500
$0
RFA
TOTALS
$19,387,466
$11,669,166
$5,914,167