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   $27,270,216 $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


   

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 - -
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