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Buffalo Sabres 2020-2021 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Buffalo Sabres 2020-2021 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 (20) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Eichel Jack Eichel C 23 $2,500,000 $7,500,000 - $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 13.61
Skinner Jeff Skinner LW 28 $10,000,000 - - $10,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 12.25
Hall Taylor Hall LW 28 $7,000,000 $1,000,000 - $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 10.89
Okposo Kyle Okposo RW 32 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 8.17
Ristolainen Rasmus Ristolainen D 25 $5,400,000 - - $5,400,000 $5,400,000 $5,400,000 7.35
Reinhart Sam Reinhart C 24 $5,200,000 - - $5,200,000 $5,200,000 $5,200,000 7.08
Miller Colin Miller D 27 $3,875,000 - - $3,875,000 $3,875,000 $3,875,000 5.27
Montour Brandon Montour D 26 $3,850,000 - - $3,850,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000 5.24
Staal Eric Staal C 35 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $3,250,000 $3,250,000 4.42
McCabe Jake McCabe D 26 $2,800,000 - - $2,800,000 $2,850,000 $2,850,000 3.88
Hutton Carter Hutton G 34 $2,750,000 - - $2,750,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 3.74
Ullmark Linus Ullmark G 27 $2,600,000 - - $2,600,000 $2,600,000 $2,600,000 3.54
Eakin Cody Eakin C 29 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,250,000 $2,250,000 3.06
Girgensons Zemgus Girgensons C 26 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,200,000 $2,200,000 2.99
Thompson Tage Thompson C 22 $1,200,000 - - $1,200,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000 1.91
Dahlin Rasmus Dahlin D 20 $832,500 $92,500 $2,850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.26
Jokiharju Henri Jokiharju D 21 $832,500 $92,500 $637,500 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.26
Lazar Curtis Lazar C 25 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000 1.09
Irwin Matt Irwin D 32 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000 0.95
Rieder Tobias Rieder RW 27 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000 0.95
 

2020 Buyout Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
HodgsonCody Hodgson C 30 $791,667 - - $791,667   $791,667 $791,667 1.08
 

2020-2021 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Total
2020-2021 NHL Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2020-2021 NHL Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Active Contracts $72,675,000
Buyout Money $791,667
Total Allocated Cap $73,466,667
Cap Space $6,758,333
Cap Type Cap Total
2020-2021 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2020-2021 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $-1,275,000
Buffalo's Adjusted Salary Cap $80,225,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $61,040,000 $11,685,000 $3,487,500 $72,725,000 $72,675,000 $72,675,000
Buyout Money $791,667 - - $791,667 $791,667 $791,667
Total Cap Allocations $61,831,667 $11,685,000 $3,487,500 - $73,466,667 $73,466,667
Cap Space $6,758,333


2020-2021 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
BiroBrandon Biro LW 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
CozensDylan Cozens C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
RuotsalainenArttu Ruotsalainen C 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
SamuelssonMattias Samuelsson D 20 $832,500 $92,500 - $832,500 $925,000 $925,000
BrysonJacob Bryson D 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $889,166 $889,166
BorgenWilliam Borgen D 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $864,166 $864,166
FitzgeraldCasey Fitzgerald D 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $858,750 $858,750
LaaksonenOskari Laaksonen D 21 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $853,333 $853,333
AsplundRasmus Asplund C 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $845,000 $845,000
LuukkonenUkko-Pekka Luukkonen G 21 $750,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $778,333 $778,333
PekarMatej Pekar C 20 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $778,333 $778,333
MurrayBrett Murray LW 22 $700,000 $50,000 - $70,000 $775,000 $775,000
DiPietroDawson DiPietro C 0 $700,000 $50,000 - $70,000 $750,000 $750,000
OglevieAndrew Oglevie C 25 $700,000 - - - $750,000 $750,000
DavidsonBrandon Davidson D 29 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000
DeaJean-Sebastien Dea C 26 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000
FogartySteven Fogarty C 27 $700,000 - - $250,000 $700,000 $700,000
JohanssonJonas Johansson G 25 $700,000 - - $200,000 $700,000 $700,000
NelsonCasey Nelson D 28 $700,000 - - $160,000 $700,000 $700,000
SmithC.J. Smith LW 25 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000
SmithDalton Smith LW 28 - - - - - -