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Head Coach Jon Cooper
Associate Coach Jeff Halpem
Assistant Coach Rob Zettler
Playoff Odds 100%
Projected Cap Hit $90,487,500
Projected Cap Space $-7,987,500
Current Cap Space $-7,987,500
LTIR Pool $0
Roster 23/23
Contracts 48/50
Transactions
Trevor Carrick | Carrick signed a one-year, two-way deal with Tampa Bay on Monday. Jul 25
Erik Cernak | Cernak agreed to terms on an eight-year, $41.6 million deal with Tampa Bay on Wednesday. Jul 13
Vladislav Namestnikov | Namestnikov signed a one-year, $2.5 million contract with the Lightning on Wednesday, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports. Jul 13
Felix Robert | Robert signed a two-year, entry-level contract with the Lightning on Wednesday. Jul 13
Mikhail Sergachev | Sergachev penned an eight-year, $68 million contract extension with Tampa Bay on Wednesday, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports. Jul 13

Performance Bonuses

2022 Team Performance Bonus Overages

Overview of Team Bonus Overages - written by Earl Schwartz
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No games currently scheduled
Line Combinations Updated: Jul 13 (1:30pm)
$8,500,0008.5M
$9,500,0009.5M
$9,500,0009.5M
$7,875,0007.9M
$850,0000.9M
Line 1 $27,500,000 Pairing 1 $8,725,000
$4,450,0004.5M
$4,800,0004.8M
$1,500,0001.5M
$4,800,0004.8M
$2,950,0003M
Line 2 $10,750,000 Pairing 2 $7,750,000
$2,500,0002.5M
$3,150,0003.2M
$1,125,0001.1M
$3,000,0003M
$850,0000.9M
Line 3 $6,775,000 Pairing 3 $3,850,000
$1,000,0001M
$1,000,0001M
$1,000,0001M
$9,500,0009.5M
$900,0000.9M
Line 4 $3,000,000 Goalies $10,400,000
Injury Report
Brayden Point
Expected Return Thu Sep 15, 2022
Brayden Point - OUT - Quadriceps
Not Specified
Tue Jun 28, 2022
Brayden Point | Point was dealing with a "significant tear" in his quad toward the end of the playoffs. He's expected to make a full recovery in a "few weeks," Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.

Sun Jun 26, 2022
Brayden Point | Point (undisclosed) will remain sidelined for Sunday's Game 6 against Colorado, per Pierre LeBrun of The Athletic.
Fri Jun 24, 2022
Brayden Point | Point (undisclosed) will be a game-time decision for Friday's Game 5 versus Colorado, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.
Fri Jun 24, 2022
Brayden Point | Point (undisclosed) is not on the ice for warmups, indicating he won't play Friday's Game 5 versus the Avalanche, Tom Gulitti of (NHL).com reports.
Tue Jun 21, 2022
Brayden Point | Point (undisclosed) is expected to remain sidelined for Wednesday's Game 4 clash with Colorado, Tracey Myers of (NHL).com reports.
Mon Jun 20, 2022
Brayden Point | Point is considered a game-time decision ahead of Game 3 against the Avalanche on Monday with an undisclosed injury, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.
Mon Jun 20, 2022
Brayden Point | Point (undisclosed) will not be available for Game 3 against the Avalanche on Monday, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
Zach Bogosian
Expected Return Sun Nov 13, 2022
Zach Bogosian - OUT - Shoulder
Surgery
Wed Jul 13, 2022
Zach Bogosian | Bogosian (shoulder) will be out 4-to-6 months after undergoing surgery, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.
Anthony Cirelli
Expected Return Tue Nov 15, 2022
Anthony Cirelli - IR - Shoulder
Surgery
Wed Jul 13, 2022
Anthony Cirelli | Cirelli (shoulder) signed an eight-year, $50 million contract extension with the Lightning on Wednesday.

Thu Jul 7, 2022
Anthony Cirelli | Cirelli (shoulder) underwent surgery Tuesday to repair the AC joint sprain he suffered during the playoffs, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.
Tue Jun 28, 2022
Anthony Cirelli | Cirelli suffered an AC joint sprain during the playoffs which will require surgery, Joe Smith of The Athletic 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
(13) Forwards $49,575,000 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 29
$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 32
$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
IR
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 25
$1,125,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Hagel, Brandon LW 23
$1,500,000
$1,500,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Fortier, Gabriel LW 22
$791,667
$0
RFA
Barre-Boulet, Alex C 25
$758,333
$758,333
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$49,575,000
$40,158,333
$28,400,000
$28,400,000
$28,400,000
(8) Defence $30,512,500 37.0% 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
$0
RFA
$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
TOTALS
$30,512,500
$30,062,500
$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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48 28 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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$90,487,500 $79,720,833 $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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$-7,987,500 $2,779,167 $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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$-7,987,500 $2,779,167 $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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$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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$90,487,500 $79,720,833 $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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$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 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Dumont, Gabriel C 31
$0
UFA
Nash, Riley C 33
$0
UFA
Claesson, Fredrik D 29
$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
Perbix, Nicklaus D 24
$842,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Guttman, Cole C 23
$0
$0
UFA
Walker, Samuel C 23
$0
$0
UFA
Semykin, Dmitry D 22
$813,333
$0
RFA
Koepke, Cole LW 24
$842,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Salda, Radim D 23
$0
$0
UFA
Taylor, Ty G 23
$0
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 22
$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 19
$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
$0
UFA
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 24
$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 19
$0
$0
UFA
Pylenkov, Daniil D 21
$0
$0
UFA
Flintonm, Robert LW 18
$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
$0
UFA
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
$18,751,666
$10,910,833
$5,914,167