Washington Capitals

Head Coach Todd Reirden
Assistant Coach Blaine Forsythe
Assistant Coach Lane Lambert
Goaltending Coach Scott Murray
Playoff Odds 84.7%
Cap Hit $79,604,689
Cap Space $-104,689
LTIR Pool $958,009
Roster 22/23
Contracts 49/50
Transactions
Riley Barber
Dec 9
Assigned RW Riley Barber to Hershey (AHL). Dec 9
Riley Barber
Dec 7
Recalled RW Riley Barber from Hershey (AHL). Dec 7
T.J. Oshie
Dec 7
Placed RW T.J. Oshie on IR. Dec 7
Stephen Weiss
Dec 6
Waived RW Sergei Shumakov. Dec 6
Ilya Samsonov
Nov 19
Assigned G Ilya Samsonov to Hershey (AHL). Nov 19
Tuesday, Dec 11 | 4:30pm
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Friday, Dec 14 | 4:30pm
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Saturday, Dec 15 | 4:00pm
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Saturday, Dec 8
Thursday, Dec 6
Tuesday, Dec 4
Washington Capitals Injury Report
Tom Wilson Tom Wilson - Concussion
Wilson was held out of the previous two games with concussion-like symptoms and it is unlikely he will be available against the Red Wings on Tuesday.
questionable - Ques Tues
Updated Dec 8, 2018
questionable - Ques Tues
Updated Dec 8, 2018
T.J. Oshie T.J. Oshie - Concussion
Oshie is on injured reserve with concussion-like symptoms and there is no timetable for return.
I-R - Out indefinitely
Updated Dec 7, 2018
I-R - Out indefinitely
Updated Dec 7, 2018
Braden Holtby Braden Holtby - Rest
Holtby is not expected to play Thursday against the Coyotes as he will be rested.
doubtful - Doub Thurs
Updated Dec 6, 2018
doubtful - Doub Thurs
Updated Dec 6, 2018
Michal Kempny Michal Kempny - Hand
Kempny is dealing with a left hand injury but is expected to lace up for Friday's contest versus the Devils.
probable - Prob Fri
Updated Nov 30, 2018
probable - Prob Fri
Updated Nov 30, 2018

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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 $48,018,462 60.4% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Smith-Pelly, Devante
RW 26
$1,000,000
$0
UFA
Ovechkin, Alex
LW 33
$9,538,462
M-NTC
$9,538,462
M-NTC
$9,538,462
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Backstrom, Nicklas
C 31
$6,700,000
M-NTC
$6,700,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Oshie, T.J.
IR
RW 31
$5,750,000
M-NTC
$5,750,000
M-NTC
$5,750,000
M-NTC
$5,750,000
M-NTC
$5,750,000
M-NTC
$5,750,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2025)
Eller, Lars
C 29
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$3,500,000
$0
UFA
Dowd, Nic
C 28
$650,000
$0
UFA
Kuznetsov, Evgeny
C 26
$7,800,000
$7,800,000
M-NTC
$7,800,000
M-NTC
$7,800,000
M-NTC
$7,800,000
M-NTC
$7,800,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2025)
Jaskin, Dmitrij
RW 25
$1,100,000
$0
RFA
Boyd, Travis
C 25
$800,000
$800,000
$0
RFA
Connolly, Brett
RW 26
$1,500,000
$0
UFA
Wilson, Tom
RW 24
$5,166,667
$5,166,667
$5,166,667
M-NTC
$5,166,667
M-NTC
$5,166,666
M-NTC
$5,166,666
M-NTC
$0
UFA
(2024)
Stephenson, Chandler
C 24
$650,000
$0
RFA
Burakovsky, Andre
LW 23
$3,000,000
$0
RFA
Vrana, Jakub
LW 22
$863,333
$0
RFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$48,018,462
$39,255,129
$31,755,129
$22,216,667
$22,216,666
$18,716,666
(7) Defence $24,714,166 31.1% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Orpik, Brooks
LTIR
+35
D 38
$1,000,000
$0
UFA
Niskanen, Matt
D 32
$5,750,000
M-NTC
$5,750,000
M-NTC
$5,750,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Carlson, John
D 28
$8,000,000
$8,000,000
$8,000,000
$8,000,000
$8,000,000
$8,000,000
$0
UFA
(2026)
Orlov, Dmitry
D 27
$5,100,000
$5,100,000
M-NTC
$5,100,000
M-NTC
$5,100,000
M-NTC
$5,100,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Djoos, Christian
D 24
$650,000
$0
RFA
Bowey, Madison
D 23
$1,000,000
$1,000,000
$0
RFA
Siegenthaler, Jonas
D 21
$714,166
$714,166
$0
RFA
Kempny, Michal
D 28
$2,500,000
$2,500,000
$2,500,000
$2,500,000
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$24,714,166
$23,064,166
$21,350,000
$15,600,000
$13,100,000
$8,000,000
(2) Goalies $6,750,000 8.5% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Holtby, Braden
G 29
$6,100,000
M-NTC
$6,100,000
M-NTC
$0
UFA
Copley, Pheonix
G 26
$650,000
$0
UFA
TOTALS TOTALS
$6,750,000
$6,100,000
$0
$0
$0
$0
(0) Buried $0 0.0% of cap
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
TOTALS TOTALS
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
$0
Cap Summary Projection
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Roster Size

Number of players on the Active Roster. Cannot exceed 23 players. Excludes players on IR and LTIR.

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22 13 8 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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49 29 17 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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$79,500,000 $79,500,000 $79,500,000 $79,500,000
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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$79,604,689 $68,419,295 $53,105,129 $37,816,667
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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$-104,689 $11,080,705 $26,394,871 $41,683,333
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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$-104,689 $11,080,705 $26,394,871 $41,683,333
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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$958,009 $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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$79,565,128 $68,419,295 $53,105,129 $37,816,667
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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$82,500 $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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$782,500 $82,500 $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
(28) Non-Roster
Player POS Age 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Sgarbossa, Michael
C 26
$650,000
$0
UFA
Jokipakka, Jyrki
D 27
$0
Ness, Aaron
D 28
$650,000
$0
UFA
Barber, Riley
RW 24
$650,000
$0
UFA
Megna, Jayson
C 28
$650,000
$0
UFA
O'Brien, Liam
C 24
$0
RFA
Hughes, Tommy
D 26
$0
Pinho, Brian
C 23
$833,750
$0
RFA
Lewington, Tyler
D 24
$675,000
$675,000
$0
RFA
Walker, Nathan
LW 24
$650,000
$0
RFA
Vanecek, Vitek
G 22
$714,167
$0
RFA
Gersich, Shane
LW 22
$925,000
$0
RFA
Spinner, Steven
RW 22
$0
Elgestal, Kevin
RW 22
$0
Samsonov, Ilya
G 21
$925,000
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Hobbs, Connor
D 21
$720,000
$720,000
$0
RFA
Williams, Colby
D 23
$751,000
$0
RFA
Johansen, Lucas
D 21
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Pilon, Garrett
C 20
$775,833
$775,833
$0
RFA
Riat, Damien
LW 21
$0
Malenstyn, Beck
LW 20
$763,333
$763,333
$0
RFA
Jonsson-Fjallby, Axel
LW 20
$860,000
$860,000
$860,000
$0
RFA
Mitchell, Mason
LW 24
$883,750
$0
RFA
Bindulis, Kristofers
D 23
$792,500
$792,500
$0
RFA
Gustafsson, Hampus
C 25
$883,750
$0
RFA
Geisser, Tobias
D 19
$803,333
$803,333
$803,333
$0
RFA
Walfridsson, Sebastian
D 19
$0
Maass, Benton
D 20
$0
Roykas Marthinsen, Kristian
LW 19
$0
Alexeyev, Alexander
D 19
SLIDE
$894,167
$894,167
$894,167
$0
RFA
Fehervary, Martin
D 19
SLIDE
$805,833
$805,833
$805,833
$0
RFA
Clark, Kody
RW 19
SLIDE
$839,167
$839,167
$839,167
$0
RFA
Sutter, Riley
RW 19
SLIDE
$817,500
$817,500
$817,500
$0
RFA
Gibson, Mitchell
G 23
$0
Kannok-Leipert, Alex
D 14
$0
Florchuk, Eric
C 18
$0
Ikonen, Juuso
RW 23
$925,000
$925,000
$0
RFA
Kammerer, Maximilian
C 22
$870,000
$870,000
$870,000
$0
RFA
Bau-Hansen, Mathias
RW 25
$700,000
$0
RFA
Shumakov, Sergei
RW 26
$925,000
$0
RFA
Marthinsen, Kristian
LW 19
$0
Milner, Parker
G 28
$0
Morrison, Adam
G 27
$0
Thompson, Logan
G 21
$0
McHale, Gavin
G 31
$0
TOTALS TOTALS
$22,350,582
$12,391,666
$6,815,000
$3,356,667
$0
$0
Active Roster
Player Type Cap Hit Buried Hit Accum Hit Proj Hit NHL IR LTIR SOIR C.LOAN E.LOAN SUSP WNR MIN JR LOAN
Ovechkin, Alex ST $9,538,462 $8,513,462 $3,435,898 $9,538,462 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carlson, John ST $8,000,000 $6,975,000 $2,881,720 $8,000,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kuznetsov, Evgeny ST $7,800,000 $6,775,000 $2,809,677 $7,800,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Backstrom, Nicklas ST $6,700,000 $5,675,000 $2,413,441 $6,700,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Holtby, Braden ST $6,100,000 $5,075,000 $2,197,312 $6,100,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oshie, T.J. ST $5,750,000 $4,725,000 $2,071,237 $5,750,000 65 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niskanen, Matt ST $5,750,000 $4,725,000 $2,071,237 $5,750,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wilson, Tom ST $5,166,667 $4,141,667 $1,861,111 $5,166,667 55 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0
Orlov, Dmitry ST $5,100,000 $4,075,000 $1,837,097 $5,100,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Eller, Lars ST $3,500,000 $2,475,000 $1,260,753 $3,500,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Burakovsky, Andre ST $3,000,000 $1,975,000 $1,080,645 $3,000,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kempny, Michal ST $2,500,000 $1,475,000 $900,538 $2,500,000 60 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Connolly, Brett ST $1,500,000 $475,000 $540,323 $1,500,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jaskin, Dmitrij ST $1,100,000 $75,000 $396,237 $1,100,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Orpik, Brooks 35+ $1,000,000 $0 $360,215 $1,000,000 36 0 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Smith-Pelly, Devante ST $1,000,000 $0 $360,215 $1,000,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bowey, Madison ST $1,000,000 $0 $360,215 $1,000,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siegenthaler, Jonas EL $714,166 $0 $103,669 $560,582 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 40 0 0
Vrana, Jakub EL $863,333 $0 $310,986 $863,333 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Boyd, Travis ST $800,000 $0 $288,172 $800,000 35 0 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stephenson, Chandler ST $650,000 $0 $234,140 $650,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Copley, Pheonix ST $650,000 $0 $234,140 $650,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Djoos, Christian ST $650,000 $0 $234,140 $650,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dowd, Nic ST $650,000 $0 $234,140 $650,000 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS $79,482,628 $28,477,255 $79,329,044
Other
Player Type Cap Hit Buried Hit Accum Hit Proj Hit NHL
Carryover Bonus Overages $82,500 $29,718 $82,500 67
TOTALS $82,500 $29,718 $82,500
Non-Roster
Player Type Cap Hit Buried Hit Accum Hit Proj Hit NHL IR LTIR SOIR C.LOAN E.LOAN SUSP WNR MIN JR LOAN
Gersich, Shane EL $925,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Pinho, Brian EL $833,750 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Pilon, Garrett EL $775,833 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Bindulis, Kristofers EL $792,500 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Ikonen, Juuso EL $925,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Alexeyev, Alexander EL $925,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Gustafsson, Hampus EL $883,750 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Samsonov, Ilya EL $925,000 $0 $14,919 $14,919 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 64 0 0
Mitchell, Mason EL $883,750 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Johansen, Lucas EL $925,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Shumakov, Sergei EL $925,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Vanecek, Vitek EL $714,167 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Clark, Kody EL $870,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 48 0 0
Kammerer, Maximilian EL $870,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Jonsson-Fjallby, Axel EL $860,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Fehervary, Martin EL $836,666 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 47 0 0
Sutter, Riley EL $817,500 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Geisser, Tobias EL $803,333 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 43 0 0
Malenstyn, Beck EL $763,333 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Williams, Colby EL $751,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Hobbs, Connor EL $720,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Bau-Hansen, Mathias EL $700,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Lewington, Tyler ST $675,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Walker, Nathan ST $650,000 $0 $115,323 $115,323 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 0 0
Ness, Aaron ST $650,000 $0 $20,968 $20,968 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 61 0 0
Barber, Riley ST $650,000 $0 $3,495 $3,495 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 66 0 0
Sgarbossa, Michael ST $650,000 $0 $0 $0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0
Megna, Jayson ST $650,000 $0 $38,441 $38,441 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 56 0 0
TOTALS $22,350,582 $193,145 $193,145

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