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Head Coach Bruce Cassidy
Assistant Coach John Stevens
Assistant Coach Ryan Craig
Assistant Coach Misha Donskov
Playoff Odds %
Projected Cap Hit $90,973,669
Projected Cap Space $-7,473,669
Current Cap Space $6,012,500
LTIR Pool $14,999,999
Roster 23/23
Contracts 53/50
Transactions
Adin Hill | Hill will defend the road net Tuesday versus the Toronto Maple Leafs, per Mark Masters of TSN. Feb 26
Shea Theodore | Theodore logged two assists in Saturday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Ottawa Senators. Feb 25
William Karlsson | Karlsson notched two assists, four shots on goal, two blocked shots and a plus-2 rating in Saturday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Ottawa Senators. Feb 25
Jonathan Marchessault | Marchessault scored a goal, dished an assist and went plus-2 in Saturday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Ottawa Senators. Feb 25
Chandler Stephenson | Stephenson scored twice Saturday in a 4-3 shootout loss to Ottawa. Feb 24

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Injury Report
Tobias Bjornfot
Expected Return unknown
Tobias Bjornfot - IR - Undisclosed
Thu Feb 15, 2024
Tobias Bjornfot | Bjornfot (undisclosed) will join up with AHL Henderson on a conditioning loan, the team announced Thursday.
William Carrier
Expected Return unknown
William Carrier - IR - Upper Body
Surgery
Brett Howden
Expected Return Thu Feb 29, 2024
Brett Howden - IR - Upper Body
Fri Feb 23, 2024
Brett Howden | Howden (upper body) was put on injured reserve Friday, according to Danny Webster of the Las Vegas Sun.

Thu Feb 22, 2024
Brett Howden | Howden's slated to miss Thursday's game against the Toronto Maple Leafs due to an upper-body injury, Adam Hill of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports. The team regards him as day-to-day beyond that.
Jack Eichel
Expected Return Sat Mar 2, 2024
Jack Eichel - IR-LT - Knee
Surgery
Mon Feb 26, 2024
Jack Eichel | Eichel (knee) joined the Vegas Golden Knights for their five-game road trip but may not play during the trip, Luke Fox of Sportsnet reports Monday.
Mark Stone
Expected Return Thu Mar 7, 2024
Mark Stone - IR - Upper Body
Thu Feb 22, 2024
Mark Stone | Stone (upper body) was placed on injured reserve Thursday, SinBin.vegas reports.

Thu Feb 22, 2024
Mark Stone | Stone (upper body) is week-to-week, coach Bruce Cassidy told SinBin.vegas on Thursday.
Wed Feb 21, 2024
Mark Stone | Stone will be out for a while after suffering an upper-body injury Tuesday versus the Nashville Predators, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Tue Feb 20, 2024
Mark Stone | Stone (upper body) won't return to Tuesday's game versus the Nashville Predators, Danny Webster of the Las Vegas Sun reports.

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Performance Bonuses
Movement Clauses
35+ Over 35 Contract
IR - Injured Reserve
Entry Level Contract
Slide Eligible
Has Arbitration Rights
Two-way contract
(13) Forwards $52,289,183 62.6% of cap
Player POS Age 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Froese, Byron C 32
$762,500
$0
UFA
Stone, Mark
IR
RW 31
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$9,500,000
NMC
$0
UFA

(2027)
Karlsson, William C 31
$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 LW 33
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Stephenson, Chandler C 29
$2,750,000
$0
UFA
Barbashev, Ivan C 28
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA

(2028)
Carrier, William
IR
LW 29
$1,400,000
$0
UFA
Amadio, Michael C 27
$762,500
$0
UFA
Eichel, Jack
LTIR
C 27
$10,000,000
NMC
$10,000,000
NMC
$10,000,000
NMC
$0
UFA

(2026)
Kolesar, Keegan RW 26
$1,400,000
$1,400,000
$0
UFA
Roy, Nicolas C 27
$3,000,000
$3,000,000
$3,000,000
$3,000,000
$0
UFA

(2027)
Howden, Brett
IR
C 25
$1,900,000
$1,900,000
$0
UFA
Patrick, Nolan C 25
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Comtois, Max LW 25
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Rempal, Sheldon RW 28
$762,500
$0
UFA
Cotter, Paul C 24
$775,000
$775,000
$775,000
$0
RFA

(2026)
Dorofeyev, Pavel
IR
LW 23
$825,000
$0
RFA
Morelli, Mason C 28
$775,000
$775,000
$0
UFA
Brisson, Brendan LW 22
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Demek, Jakub RW 20
$851,683
$851,683
$851,683
$0
RFA

(2026)
TOTALS
$52,289,183
$40,026,683
$35,026,683
$23,400,000
(8) Defence $29,531,650 35.4% of cap
Player POS Age 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Martinez, Alec D 36
$5,250,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Pietrangelo, Alex D 34
$8,800,000
NMC
$8,800,000
NMC
$8,800,000
NMC
$8,800,000
NMC
$0
UFA

(2027)
McNabb, Brayden D 33
$2,850,000
$2,850,000
$0
UFA
Hutton, Ben D 30
$850,000
$975,000
$975,000
$0
UFA

(2026)
Theodore, Shea D 28
$5,200,000
M-NTC
$5,200,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Hague, Nicolas D 25
$2,294,150
$2,294,150
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Whitecloud, Zach D 27
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$2,750,000
$0
UFA

(2028)
Bjornfot, Tobias
IR
D 22
$775,000
$775,000
$0
RFA
Miromanov, Daniil D 26
$762,500
$0
UFA-Group6
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$29,531,650
$23,644,150
$12,525,000
$11,550,000
(2) Goalies $10,666,666 12.8% of cap
Player POS Age 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Lehner, Robin
LTIR
G 32
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$5,000,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Hill, Adin G 27
$4,900,000
M-NTC
$4,900,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Thompson, Logan G 27
$766,666
$766,667
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$10,666,666
$10,666,667
(0) Buried $0 0.0% of cap
Player POS Age 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 21 10 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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53 39 21 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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$83,500,000 $87,675,000 $87,675,000 $87,675,000
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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$90,973,669 $74,337,500 $47,551,683 $34,950,000
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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$-7,473,669 $13,337,500 $40,123,317 $52,725,000
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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$6,012,500 $13,337,500 $40,123,317 $52,725,000
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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$14,999,999 $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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$92,487,499 $74,337,500 $47,551,683 $34,950,000
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 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Geertsen, Mason LW 28
$775,000
$775,000
$0
UFA
Mayo, Dysin D 27
$950,000
$950,000
$0
UFA
Dzierkals, Martins LW 26
$0
$0
UFA
Wong, Tyler RW 27
$0
Rondbjerg, Jonas LW 24
$766,667
$766,667
$0
RFA
$0
UFA
Zhukov, Maksim C 19
$0
Campoli, Nick C 25
$0
$0
UFA
Patera, Jiri G 25
$775,000
$0
UFA-Group6
$0
UFA
Denisenko, Grigori LW 23
$775,000
$775,000
$0
RFA
Morozov, Ivan C 23
$925,000
$0
RFA
Kruse, Brandon LW 24
$0
$0
UFA
Bouchard, Xavier D 23
$0
Kooy, Jordan G 23
$0
Quinney, Gage C 28
$775,000
$775,000
$0
UFA
Chyzowski, Ryan LW 23
$0
$0
UFA
Wagner, Ryan RW 27
$0
$0
UFA
Weis, Matthew C 28
$0
$0
UFA
Korczak, Kaedan D 23
$789,167
$0
RFA
Ahac, Layton D 23
$897,500
$0
RFA
Donovan, Ryder C 23
$0
$0
UFA
Saville, Isaiah G 23
$849,667
$849,667
$0
RFA
Primeau, Mason C 22
$825,000
$0
RFA
Cormier, Lukas D 21
$793,333
$793,333
$0
RFA
Hallum, Jackson C 21
$0
$0
UFA
Vikman, Jesper G 21
$858,000
$858,000
$858,000
$0
RFA

(2026)
Ellis, Noah D 22
$0
$0
UFA
Marushev, Maxim C 25
$0
UFA
$0
UFA
Chayka, Daniil D 21
$825,000
$825,000
$825,000
$0
RFA

(2026)
Brabenec, Jakub LW 20
$828,333
$828,333
$828,333
$0
RFA

(2026)
Cholach, Artur D 20
$0
$0
UFA
Lindbom, Carl G 20
$840,000
$840,000
$840,000
$0
RFA

(2026)
Gustafson, Jordan C 20
$857,500
$857,500
$857,500
$0
RFA

(2026)
Sapovaliv, Matyas C 20
$831,667
$831,667
$831,667
$0
RFA

(2026)
Whitehead, Cameron G 20
$0
$0
UFA
Guay, Patrick C 21
$0
$0
UFA
Hemmerling, Ben RW 19
$844,167
$844,167
$844,167
$0
RFA

(2026)
Wiebe, Abram D 20
$0
$0
UFA
Fleming, Joe D 20
$836,667
$836,667
$836,667
$0
RFA

(2026)
Sedoff, Christoffer D 22
$870,000
$870,000
$870,000
$0
RFA

(2026)
Cataford, Mathieu RW 18
$855,000
$855,000
$855,000
$0
RFA

(2026)
Edstrom, David C 19
$950,000
$950,000
$950,000
$0
RFA

(2026)
Kärki, Arttu D 19
$0
$0
UFA
Uronen, Tuomas C 18
$0
$0
UFA
TOTALS
$19,292,668
$15,081,001
$9,396,334