Buffalo Sabres Active Financial Summary

A summary of financial breakdowns for the Buffalo Sabres, including multi-year cap totals, player cap hits, top earnings, contracts, & free agents.

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Salary Cap Breakdown Totals

A current & future look at the signed players & cap dollars allocated by position group.

    2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Total Cap Allocations   $82,634,999 $45,309,167 $26,500,000 $13,750,000 $13,750,000
Signed Players   49 20 7 2 2
Forwards   $26,824,591 $29,169,167 $16,250,000 $13,750,000 $13,750,000
Defensemen   $15,290,055 $9,425,000 $8,500,000
Goaltending   $1,566,000
Injured Reserve   $19,458,333
Suspended  
Buried/Buyout/Dead Cap   $791,667 $791,667


 

Roster Cap Figures

Current & future salary payroll figures for players on the active roster. For more view the complete Sabres Salary Payroll Table

Forward Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Jeff Skinner LW $9,000,000 NMC $9,000,000 NMC $9,000,000 NMC $9,000,000 NMC $9,000,000 NMC
Kyle Okposo RW $6,000,000 M-NTC $6,000,000 M-NTC 0UFA 0- 0-
Alex Tuch RW $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 M-NTC $4,750,000 M-NTC $4,750,000 M-NTC
Victor Olofsson RW $3,050,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Casey Mittelstadt C $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 0RFA 0-
Cody Eakin C $2,250,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Zemgus Girgensons C $2,200,000 $2,200,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Anders Bjork LW $1,600,000 $1,600,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Tage Thompson C $1,400,000 $1,400,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Vincent Hinostroza C $1,050,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jack Quinn RW $462,500 $925,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Dylan Cozens C $894,167 $894,167 0RFA 0- 0-
Peyton Krebs C $526,674 $863,333 $863,333 0RFA 0-
Lukas Rousek RW $830,000 $830,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Rasmus Asplund C $825,000 $825,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Drake Caggiula C $750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
John Hayden C $750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Mark Jankowski C $566,250 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Andrew Oglevie C $750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Defenseman Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Rasmus Dahlin D $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 0UFA 0-
Johnny Boychuk D $6,000,000 M-NTC 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Colin Miller D $3,875,000 M-NTC 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Will Butcher D $2,822,764 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Henri Jokiharju D $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 0RFA 0-
Robert Hagg D $1,600,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Mattias Samuelsson D $578,125 $925,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Mark Pysyk D $900,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jacob Bryson D $889,166 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Goaltending Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Malcolm Subban G $624,750 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen G $564,340 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Craig Anderson G $750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Aaron Dell G $543,750 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Michael Houser G $397,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Dustin Tokarski G $725,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
   

Dead Cap Figures

Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Cody Hodgson C $791,667 $791,667 0- 0- 0-
Jack Eichel C 0- 0- 0- 0- 0-
Christian Wolanin D 0- 0- 0- 0- 0-
 

 

Non-Roster Forwards Money

Player Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
BiroBrandon Biro LW $925,000 RFA - - -
RuotsalainenArttu Ruotsalainen C $235,875 RFA - - -
PeterkaJohn-Jason Peterka C $13,299 $886,667 $886,667 RFA -
WeissbachLinus Weissbach LW $842,500 $842,500 RFA - -
MurrayBrett Murray LW $73,625 RFA - - -
PekarMatej Pekar C $764,167 $764,167 RFA - -
MaloneSean Malone C $750,000 UFA - - -
MacInnisRyan MacInnis C $3,750 UFA - - -
 

Non-Roster Defensemen Money

Player Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
LaaksonenOskari Laaksonen D $853,333 $853,333 RFA - -
DavidsonBrandon Davidson D $750,000 UFA - - -
SchuldtJimmy Schuldt D $750,000 UFA - - -
FitzgeraldCasey Fitzgerald D $71,250 $750,000 RFA - -
ProwEthan Prow D $37,500 UFA - - -
 

Non-Roster Goaltenders Money

Player Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26