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Buffalo Sabres 2016-2017 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Buffalo Sabres 2016-2017 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 (24) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
O'Reilly Ryan O'Reilly C 25 $1,000,000 $10,000,000 - $11,000,000 $7,500,000 $7,500,000 10.35
Okposo Kyle Okposo RW 28 $1,000,000 $7,000,000 - $8,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 8.28
Ristolainen Rasmus Ristolainen D 21 $5,400,000 - - $5,310,000 $5,400,000 $5,400,000 7.45
Kane Evander Kane LW 25 $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $5,250,000 $5,250,000 7.24
Bogosian Zach Bogosian D 26 $5,250,000 - - $5,250,000 $5,142,857 $5,142,857 7.10
Moulson Matt Moulson LW 32 $3,000,000 $2,000,000 - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 6.90
Ennis Tyler Ennis C 26 $2,650,000 $1,000,000 - $3,650,000 $4,600,000 $4,600,000 6.35
Kulikov Dmitry Kulikov D 25 $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000 $4,333,334 $4,333,334 5.98
Gionta Brian Gionta RW 37 $2,000,000 $1,250,000 - $3,250,000 $4,250,000 $4,250,000 5.86
Gorges Josh Gorges D 32 $3,900,000 - - $3,900,000 $3,900,000 $3,900,000 5.38
Franson Cody Franson D 29 $2,000,000 $650,000 - $2,650,000 $3,325,000 $3,325,000 4.59
Foligno Marcus Foligno LW 28 $2,250,000 - - $2,250,000 $2,250,000 $2,250,000 3.10
Lehner Robin Lehner G 25 $3,150,000 - - $3,150,000 $2,225,000 $2,225,000 3.07
McCabe Jake McCabe D 22 $1,250,000 - - $1,250,000 $1,600,000 $1,600,000 2.21
Girgensons Zemgus Girgensons C 22 $1,150,000 - - $1,150,000 $1,150,000 $1,150,000 1.59
Nilsson Anders Nilsson G 26 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.38
Eichel Jack Eichel C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $2,850,000 $1,137,500 $925,000 $925,000 1.28
Smith C.J. Smith LW 21 $832,500 $92,500 - $1,017,500 $925,000 $925,000 1.28
Reinhart Sam Reinhart C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $2,650,000 $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 1.23
Deslauriers Nicolas Deslauriers LW 25 $775,000 - - $775,000 $775,000 $775,000 1.07
Carrier William Carrier LW 21 $652,500 - $160,000 $652,500 $690,000 $597,948 0.83
Falk Justin Falk D 27 $650,000 - - $650,000 $650,000 $538,039 0.74
Fedun Taylor Fedun D 28 $600,000 - - $600,000 $600,000 $236,643 0.33
Malone Sean Malone C 21 $832,500 $92,500 - $194,250 $883,750 $9,819 0.01
 

2016 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
McCormickCody McCormick
(Illness)
C 33 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 2.07
LarssonJohan Larsson
(Wrist)
LW 24 $950,000 - - $950,000 $950,000 $950,000 1.31
 

2016 Buried Cap

Player (13) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
RodriguesEvan Rodrigues LW 23 $750,000 $92,500 - $842,500 $842,500 $276,179 0.38
BaileyJustin Bailey RW 21 $600,000 $92,500 $232,500 $692,500 $670,000 $223,320 0.31
FaschingHudson Fasching RW 21 $832,500 $92,500 $637,500 $925,000 $925,000 $200,421 0.28
NelsonCasey Nelson D 24 $650,000 - - $650,000 $650,000 $144,440 0.20
BaptisteNicholas Baptiste RW 21 $650,000 $90,000 $160,000 $740,000 $718,333 $111,748 0.15
O'ReillyCal O'Reilly C 30 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $81,669 0.11
UllmarkLinus Ullmark G 23 $800,000 $92,500 $32,500 $892,500 $775,883 $77,580 0.11
NylanderAlexander Nylander RW 18 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $56,529 0.08
GrantDerek Grant LW 26 $650,000 - - $650,000 $650,000 $54,165 0.07
SchneiderCole Schneider LW 26 $600,000 - - $600,000 $600,000 $29,997 0.04
GuhleBrendan Guhle D 19 $575,000 $92,500 $257,500 $742,500 $703,333 $27,349 0.04
AustinBrady Austin D 23 $575,000 $60,000 - $635,000 $626,667 $24,367 0.03
BurgdoerferErik Burgdoerfer D 27 $575,000 - - $575,000 $575,000 $12,776 0.02
 

2016 Buyout Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
HodgsonCody Hodgson C 26 $791,667 - - $791,667   $541,667 $541,667 0.75
 

2016 Retained Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
GrantDerek Grant LW 26 $324,990 - - $324,990 $324,990 $324,990 0.45
 

2016-2017 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Total
2016-2017 NHL Salary Cap Max $73,000,000
2016-2017 NHL Salary Cap Floor $54,000,000
Active Contracts $69,269,108
Injured Reserve Money $2,450,000
Buried Money $1,320,540
Buyout Money $541,667
Retained Money $324,990
Total Allocated Cap $73,906,305
Cap Type Cap Total
2016-2017 Salary Cap Max $73,000,000
2016-2017 Salary Cap Floor $54,000,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Buffalo's Adjusted Salary Cap $73,000,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $51,507,500 $22,270,000 $5,660,000 $73,261,750 $69,269,108 $67,827,807
Injured Reserve $1,950,000 - - $1,950,000 $2,450,000 $2,450,000
Buried $8,790,000 $705,000 $2,170,000 $9,570,000 $1,320,540 $1,320,540
Buyout Money $791,667 - - $791,667 $541,667 $541,667
Retained Money $324,990 - - $324,990 $324,990 $324,990
Total Cap Allocations $63,364,157 $22,975,000 $7,830,000 - $73,906,305 $72,465,004
Cap Space $534,996


2016-2017 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (21) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
CornelEric Cornel C 20 $575,000 $92,500 - $70,000 $717,500 $717,500
KarabacekVaclav Karabacek RW 20 $575,000 $65,556 $15,004 $70,000 $695,000 $695,000
MartinBrycen Martin D 20 $575,000 $60,000 - $70,000 $685,000 $685,000
DupuyJean Dupuy LW 21 $600,000 $75,000 - - $653,333 $653,333
KeaJustin Kea C 22 $575,000 $80,000 $145,000 $65,000 $646,667 $646,667
KasdorfJason Kasdorf G 24 $575,000 - - $100,000 $612,500 $612,500
BodieMathew Bodie D 26 $600,000 - - $600,000 $600,000 $600,000
CatenacciDaniel Catenacci C 23 $575,000 - - $70,000 $575,000 $575,000
RodriguesEvan Rodrigues LW 23 $750,000 $92,500 - - $842,500 $276,179
BaileyJustin Bailey RW 21 $600,000 $92,500 $232,500 $70,000 $670,000 $223,320
FaschingHudson Fasching RW 21 $832,500 $92,500 $637,500 $70,000 $925,000 $200,421
NelsonCasey Nelson D 24 $650,000 - - $150,000 $650,000 $144,440
BaptisteNicholas Baptiste RW 21 $650,000 $90,000 $160,000 $70,000 $718,333 $111,748
O'ReillyCal O'Reilly C 30 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $81,669
UllmarkLinus Ullmark G 23 $800,000 $92,500 $32,500 $70,000 $775,883 $77,580
NylanderAlexander Nylander RW 18 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $70,000 $925,000 $56,529
GrantDerek Grant LW 26 $650,000 - - - $650,000 $54,165
SchneiderCole Schneider LW 26 $600,000 - - $600,000 $600,000 $29,997
GuhleBrendan Guhle D 19 $575,000 $92,500 $257,500 $70,000 $703,333 $27,349
AustinBrady Austin D 23 $575,000 $60,000 - $60,000 $626,667 $24,367
BurgdoerferErik Burgdoerfer D 27 $575,000 - - $80,000 $575,000 $12,776