Buffalo Sabres 2021-2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Buffalo Sabres 2021-2022 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Player (23) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Skinner Jeff Skinner LW 29 $2,500,000 $7,500,000 - $10,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 13.89
Dahlin Rasmus Dahlin D 21 $3,000,000 $2,000,000 - $5,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 9.26
Okposo Kyle Okposo RW 33 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 - $4,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 9.26
Miller Colin Miller D 28 $3,875,000 - - $3,875,000 $3,875,000 $3,875,000 5.98
Butcher Will Butcher D 26 $4,100,000 - - $4,100,000 $3,733,333 $3,733,333 5.76
Olofsson Victor Olofsson RW 26 $3,250,000 - - $3,250,000 $3,050,000 $3,050,000 4.71
Jokiharju Henri Jokiharju D 22 $2,400,000 - - $2,400,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 3.86
Mittelstadt Casey Mittelstadt C 22 $2,400,000 - - $2,400,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 3.86
Eakin Cody Eakin C 30 $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000 $2,250,000 $2,250,000 3.47
Girgensons Zemgus Girgensons C 27 $2,200,000 - - $2,200,000 $2,200,000 $2,200,000 3.39
Hagg Robert Hagg D 26 $1,700,000 - - $1,700,000 $1,600,000 $1,600,000 2.47
Bjork Anders Bjork LW 25 $1,600,000 - - $1,600,000 $1,600,000 $1,600,000 2.47
Thompson Tage Thompson C 23 $1,400,000 - - $1,400,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000 2.16
Hinostroza Vincent Hinostroza C 27 $1,050,000 - - $1,050,000 $1,050,000 $1,050,000 1.62
Pysyk Mark Pysyk D 29 $900,000 - - $900,000 $900,000 $900,000 1.39
Cozens Dylan Cozens C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 1.38
Bryson Jacob Bryson D 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000 $889,166 $889,166 1.37
Asplund Rasmus Asplund C 23 $825,000 - - $825,000 $825,000 $825,000 1.27
Anderson Craig Anderson G 40 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 1.16
Caggiula Drake Caggiula C 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 1.16
Dell Aaron Dell G 32 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 1.16
Hayden John Hayden C 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 1.16
MacInnis Ryan MacInnis C 25 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 1.16
 

2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Eichel Jack Eichel
(Neck)
C 24 $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 15.43
 

2021 Buyout Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
HodgsonCody Hodgson C 31 $791,667 - - $791,667   $791,667 $791,667 1.22
 

2021-2022 Cap Totals

Salary cap totals including salaries, buyout figures, and projected floor & cap space.

Cap Type Total
2021-2022 NHL Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2021-2022 NHL Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Active Contracts $54,016,666
Injured Reserve Money $10,000,000
Buyout Money $791,667
Total Allocated Cap $64,808,333
Cap Space $16,691,667
Cap Type Cap Total
2021-2022 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2021-2022 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Buffalo's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $41,115,000 $11,685,000 $850,000 $52,800,000 $54,016,666 $54,016,666
Injured Reserve $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
Buyout Money $791,667 - - $791,667 $791,667 $791,667
Total Cap Allocations $51,906,667 $11,685,000 $850,000 - $64,808,333 $64,808,333
Cap Space $16,691,667


2021-2022 Non-Roster Players

Salaries from players currently in the system. denotes a buried salary that counts against the payroll.

Player (18) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
BiroBrandon Biro LW 23 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
QuinnJack Quinn RW 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $80,000 $925,000 $925,000
RuotsalainenArttu Ruotsalainen C 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
SamuelssonMattias Samuelsson D 21 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
PeterkaJohn-Jason Peterka C 19 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $886,667 $886,667
LaaksonenOskari Laaksonen D 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $853,333 $853,333
WeissbachLinus Weissbach LW 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $842,500 $842,500
RousekLukas Rousek RW 22 $750,000 $80,000 - $70,000 $830,000 $830,000
LuukkonenUkko-Pekka Luukkonen G 22 $750,000 - $82,500 $70,000 $778,333 $778,333
MurrayBrett Murray LW 23 $750,000 $50,000 - $70,000 $775,000 $775,000
PekarMatej Pekar C 21 $750,000 - $132,500 $70,000 $764,167 $764,167
OglevieAndrew Oglevie C 26 $800,000 - - - $750,000 $750,000
DavidsonBrandon Davidson D 30 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
FitzgeraldCasey Fitzgerald D 24 $750,000 - - $125,000 $750,000 $750,000
MaloneSean Malone C 26 $750,000 - - $200,000 $750,000 $750,000
ProwEthan Prow D 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
SchuldtJimmy Schuldt D 26 $750,000 - - $300,000 $750,000 $750,000
TokarskiDustin Tokarski G 32 $750,000 - - - $725,000 $725,000