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Defenseman Age: 26 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#12 overall), 2008 College: Kelowna
  • Current Contract

    Tyler Myers signed a 7 year / $38,500,000 contract with the Buffalo Sabres, including a $10,000,000 signing bonus, $38,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $5,500,000. In 2016-17, Myers will earn a base salary of $4,000,000. Myers has a cap hit of $5,500,000.

    Contract: 7 yr(s) / $38,500,000
    Signing Bonus $10,000,000
    Average Salary $5,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit
    2012-13 Contract details by year 22 $2,000,000 $10,000,000 - $5,500,000
    2013-14 Contract details by year 23 $6,000,000 - - $5,500,000
    2014-15 Contract details by year 24 $1,774,193 - - $1,774,193
    2015-16 Contract details by year 25 $5,000,000 - - $5,500,000
    2016-17 Contract details by year 26 $4,000,000 - - $5,500,000
    2017-18 Contract details by year 27 $3,500,000 - - $5,500,000
    2018-19 Contract details by year 28 $3,000,000 - - $5,500,000
    2019-20 Free Agent Year 29   UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • NMC, modified NTC (not eligible until 2016-17)
    • 82 Game 2012 Salary: $12,000,000

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2014 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary (Cash) Dead Cap Hit
    2014-15 Contract details by year $3,725,807 $3,725,807
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $787,500 $87,500 - $875,000
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $787,500 $87,500 - $875,000
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $787,500 $87,500 - $875,000
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $10,000,000 - $12,000,000
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,774,193 - - $1,774,193
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,725,807 - - $3,725,807
    2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000
    Est. Earnings (8 seasons) $24,862,500 $10,262,500 - $35,125,000
    2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
    2018-2019 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000
    $31,362,500 $10,262,500 - $41,625,000
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    01/06/2014 Player contract details by year 3 games $84,615 for illegal check to the head of Dainius Zubrus during NJD-BUF game
    03/12/2012 Player contract details by year 3 games $14,189 Boarding Scott Gomez (MTL)
    $6 $98,805
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Tyler Myers ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($5,500,000) Rank
    NHL: #100
    Western: #0
    Western Central: #0
    Winnipeg Jets: #5
    Defenseman: #24

    Total Cash ($4,000,000) Rank
    NHL: #208
    Defenseman: #66

    Average Annual ($5,500,000) Rank
    NHL: #105
    Defenseman: #25