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Head Coach Peter DeBoer
Assistant Coach Steve Spott
Assistant Coach Ryan Craig
Assistant Coach Ryan McGill
Goaltending Coach Mike Rosati
Playoff Odds 0%
Projected Cap Hit $91,321,017
Projected Cap Space $-9,821,017
Current Cap Space $615,001
LTIR Pool $10,164,168
Roster 26/23
Contracts 50/50
Transactions
Alec Martinez | Martinez was limited to 26 games in 2021-22. May 17
Brayden McNabb | McNabb recorded 18 points, 179 blocked shots, 154 hits and a plus-10 rating in 69 games this season. May 17
Michael Amadio | Amadio finished 2021-22 with 18 points in 56 games between the Golden Knights and the Maple Leafs. May 17
Chandler Stephenson | Stephenson posted 21 goals, 43 assists and 125 shots on net in 79 games this season. May 17
William Carrier | Carrier posted nine goals and 20 points in 63 appearances in 2021-22. May 17

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Line Combinations Updated: Apr 29 (5:02pm)
$7,000,0007M
$2,750,0002.8M
$9,500,0009.5M
$2,500,0002.5M
$5,200,0005.2M
Line 1 $19,250,000 Pairing 1 $7,700,000
$5,000,0005M
$5,900,0005.9M
$750,0000.8M
$5,250,0005.3M
$8,800,0008.8M
Line 2 $11,650,000 Pairing 2 $14,050,000
$5,000,0005M
$10,000,00010M
$750,0000.8M
$750,0000.8M
$725,0000.7M
Line 3 $15,750,000 Pairing 3 $1,475,000
$1,400,0001.4M
$2,000,0002M
$762,5000.8M
$800,0000.8M
$800,0000.8M
Line 4 $4,162,500 Goalies $1,600,000
Injury Report
Mark Stone
Expected Return Thu Sep 15, 2022
Mark Stone - OUT - Back
Surgery
Thu May 19, 2022
Mark Stone | Stone has undergone a successful lumbar discectomy and is expected to make a full recovery in time for the start of the 2022-23 campaign.

Mon May 16, 2022
Mark Stone | Stone is "quite likely" to have back surgery Wednesday and should be healthy for training camp.
Robin Lehner
Expected Return Thu Sep 15, 2022
Robin Lehner - OUT - Shoulder
Tue May 3, 2022
Robin Lehner | Lehner will undergo shoulder surgery Wednesday and a timeline for his return is not yet clear, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.

Mon Apr 25, 2022
Robin Lehner | Lehner will undergo shoulder surgery and miss the rest of the season.
Keegan Kolesar
Expected Return Thu Sep 15, 2022
Keegan Kolesar - DAY-TO-DAY - Undisclosed
Tue Apr 26, 2022
Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar's undisclosed injury will keep him out for the remainder of the regular season, Ben Gotz of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.

Sun Apr 24, 2022
Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (undisclosed) didn't finish Sunday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Sharks, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Nolan Patrick
Expected Return Thu Sep 15, 2022
Nolan Patrick - IR-LT - Undisclosed
Not Specified
Tue Apr 12, 2022
Nolan Patrick | Patrick (undisclosed) was placed on long-term injured reserve Tuesday, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.

Wed Apr 6, 2022
Nolan Patrick | Patrick (undisclosed) is not close to returning to the Golden Knights' lineup, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Sun Apr 3, 2022
Nolan Patrick | Patrick (undisclosed) will not play Sunday in Vancouver, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Fri Apr 1, 2022
Nolan Patrick | Patrick (undisclosed) will not play Friday against Seattle, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Wed Mar 30, 2022
Nolan Patrick | Patrick (undisclosed) is not available for Wednesday's game versus the Kraken, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Sat Mar 26, 2022
Nolan Patrick | Patrick (undisclosed) will not be in the lineup against the Blackhawks on Saturday, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Thu Mar 24, 2022
Nolan Patrick | Patrick (undisclosed) left Thursday's game versus the Predators in the first period, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Brett Howden
Expected Return Thu Sep 15, 2022
Brett Howden - IR-LT - Upper Body
Wed Apr 6, 2022
Brett Howden | Howden (upper body) is not expected to return in the near term, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.

Sat Mar 26, 2022
Brett Howden | Howden (upper body) is expected to be out for a while after being stretched off the ice against the Predators on Thursday, per (NHL).com.
Thu Mar 24, 2022
Brett Howden | Howden (undisclosed) was stretchered off the ice in the first period of Thursday's game versus the Predators, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Thu Mar 24, 2022
Brett Howden | Howden (undisclosed) has full movement and has not suffered a neck or spine injury, per head coach Pete DeBoer.

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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
(15) Forwards $57,860,000 71.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Pacioretty, Max LW 33
$7,000,000
M-NTC
$7,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Dadonov, Evgenii RW 33
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Smith, Reilly RW 31
$5,000,000
$0
UFA
Stone, Mark RW 30
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$0
UFA

(2027)
Karlsson, William C 29
$5,900,000
M-NTC
$5,900,000
M-NTC
$5,900,000
M-NTC
$5,900,000
M-NTC
$5,900,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2027)
Marchessault, Jonathan C 31
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Stephenson, Chandler C 28
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$0
UFA
Carrier, William LW 27
$1,400,000
$1,400,000
$1,400,000
$0
UFA
Janmark, Mattias C 29
$2,000,000
$0
UFA
Amadio, Michael C 26
$750,000
$762,500
$762,500
$0
UFA
Eichel, Jack C 25
$10,000,000
$10,000,000
NMC
$10,000,000
NMC
$10,000,000
NMC
$10,000,000
NMC
$0
UFA

(2026)
Kolesar, Keegan RW 25
$725,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Roy, Nicolas C 25
$750,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Howden, Brett C 24
$885,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Patrick, Nolan C 23
$1,200,000
$1,200,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$57,860,000
$48,512,500
$35,312,500
$25,400,000
$25,400,000
(8) Defence $24,779,167 30.4% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Martinez, Alec D 34
$5,250,000
M-NTC
$5,250,000
M-NTC
$5,250,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Pietrangelo, Alex D 32
$8,800,000
NMC
$8,800,000
NMC
$8,800,000
NMC
$8,800,000
NMC
$8,800,000
NMC
$0
UFA

(2027)
McNabb, Brayden D 31
$2,500,000
$2,850,000
$2,850,000
$2,850,000
$0
UFA

(2025)
Hutton, Ben D 29
$750,000
$850,000
$850,000
$0
UFA
Theodore, Shea D 26
$5,200,000
$5,200,000
$5,200,000
M-NTC
$5,200,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2025)
Hague, Nicolas D 23
$791,667
$0
RFA
Whitecloud, Zach D 25
$725,000
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$0
UFA

(2028)
Coghlan, Dylan D 24
$762,500
$762,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$24,779,167
$26,462,500
$25,700,000
$19,600,000
$11,550,000
(3) Goalies $8,125,000 10.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Lehner, Robin G 30
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2025)
Brossoit, Laurent G 29
$2,325,000
$2,325,000
$0
UFA
Thompson, Logan G 25
$800,000
$766,666
$766,666
$766,667
$0
UFA

(2025)
TOTALS
$8,125,000
$8,091,666
$5,766,666
$5,766,667
(0) Buried $0 0.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
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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26 20 15 9
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 37 25 11
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 $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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$91,321,017 $83,066,666 $66,779,166 $50,766,667
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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$-9,821,017 $-566,666 $15,720,834 $31,733,333
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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$615,001 $-566,666 $15,720,834 $31,733,333
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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$10,164,168 $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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$91,049,167 $83,066,666 $66,779,166 $50,766,667
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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$285,000 $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
(24) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Baertschi, Sven LW 29
$750,000
$0
UFA
Bischoff, Jake D 27
$716,667
$0
UFA
Dzierkals, Martins LW 25
$0
$0
UFA
Wong, Tyler RW 26
$0
$0
UFA
Leschyshyn, Jake C 23
$778,333
$0
RFA
Rondbjerg, Jonas RW 23
$806,667
$0
RFA
Zhukov, Maksim G 18
$0
Dugan, Jonathan LW 24
$925,000
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Campoli, Nick C 23
$0
Patera, Jiri G 23
$800,000
$800,000
$0
RFA
Jones, Ben C 23
$760,000
$0
RFA
Ferguson, Dylan G 23
$733,333
$0
RFA
Morozov, Ivan D 22
$925,000
$925,000
Cotter, Paul C 22
$760,000
$760,000
$0
RFA
Kruse, Brandon LW 23
$0
Corcoran, Connor D 21
$813,333
$813,333
$0
RFA
Diliberatore, Peter D 22
$880,833
$880,833
$0
RFA
Bouchard, Xavier D 22
$0
Kooy, Jordan G 22
$0
Quinney, Gage C 26
$750,000
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Pachal, Brayden D 22
$765,000
$0
RFA
Chyzowski, Ryan LW 22
$0
$0
UFA
Lough, Kevin D 30
$0
$0
UFA
Wagner, Ryan RW 26
$0
$0
UFA
Weis, Matthew C 26
$0
$0
UFA
Korczak, Kaedan D 21
$789,167
$789,167
$789,167
$0
RFA
Dorofeyev, Pavel LW 21
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Ahac, Layton D 21
$897,500
$897,500
$897,500
$0
RFA
Donovan, Ryder C 21
$0
$0
UFA
Saville, Isaiah G 21
$849,667
$849,667
$849,667
$0
UFA
Kallionkieli, Marcus LW 21
$785,833
$785,833
$785,833
$0
RFA
Primeau, Mason C 20
$825,000
$825,000
$825,000
$0
RFA
Hayes, Zack D 23
$805,000
$805,000
$0
RFA
Brisson, Brendan C 20
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
UFA
Cormier, Lukas D 20
$812,500
$812,500
$812,500
$0
RFA
Hallum, Jackson C 19
$0
$0
UFA
Vikman, Jesper G 20
$0
$0
UFA
Ellis, Noah D 20
$0
$0
UFA
Marushev, Maxim C 23
$810,000
$810,000
$0
RFA
Miromanov, Daniil D 24
$842,500
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Dean, Zach C 19
$914,167
$914,167
$914,167
$0
RFA
Chayka, Daniil D 19
$870,000
$870,000
$870,000
$0
RFA
Brabenec, Jakub C 18
$0
$0
UFA
Demek, Jakub RW 18
$0
$0
UFA
Cholach, Artur D 18
$0
$0
UFA
Lindbom, Carl G 19
$0
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$19,515,833
$14,388,000
$8,593,834
$1,774,667