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Chicago Blackhawks 2020-2021 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Chicago Blackhawks 2020-2021 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Blackhawks – The Athletic

No Trade
Modified No Trade
No Movement
Two Way Deal
Player (23) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Kane Patrick Kane RW 31 $2,000,000 $5,000,000 - $7,000,000 $10,500,000 $10,500,000 15.59
Debrincat Alexander Debrincat RW 22 $1,100,000 $4,000,000 - $5,100,000 $6,400,000 $6,400,000 9.50
Keith Duncan Keith D 37 $2,650,000 - - $2,650,000 $5,538,462 $5,538,462 8.22
de Haan Calvin de Haan D 29 $4,100,000 - - $4,100,000 $4,550,000 $4,550,000 6.76
Murphy Connor Murphy D 27 $3,200,000 - - $3,200,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000 5.72
Kubalik Dominik Kubalik LW 25 $3,400,000 - - $3,400,000 $3,700,000 $3,700,000 5.49
Zadorov Nikita Zadorov D 25 $3,200,000 - - $3,200,000 $3,200,000 $3,200,000 4.75
Strome Dylan Strome C 23 $2,400,000 - - $2,400,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 4.45
Janmark Mattias Janmark C 27 $2,250,000 - - $2,250,000 $2,250,000 $2,250,000 3.34
Carpenter Ryan Carpenter C 29 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.48
Hinostroza Vincent Hinostroza C 26 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.48
Kampf David Kampf C 25 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.48
Soderberg Carl Soderberg C 34 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.48
Delia Collin Delia G 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.48
Dach Kirby Dach C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $2,500,000 $832,500 $925,000 $925,000 1.37
Suter Pius Suter C 24 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.37
Boqvist Adam Boqvist D 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $894,167 $886,420 1.32
Subban Malcolm Subban G 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $850,000 $850,000 1.26
Kurashev Philipp Kurashev C 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $842,500 $842,500 $827,982 1.23
Hagel Brandon Hagel LW 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000 $880,833 $820,044 1.22
Lankinen Kevin Lankinen G 25 $750,000 - - $750,000 $800,000 $751,773 1.12
Highmore Matthew Highmore C 24 $700,000 - - $700,000 $725,000 $725,000 1.08
Kalynuk Wyatt Kalynuk D 23 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $88,002 0.13
 

2020 Long Term Injured Reserve Cap

Player (5) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Toews Jonathan Toews C 32 $2,000,000 $5,000,000 - $7,000,000 $10,500,000 $6,583,393 9.77
Nylander Alexander Nylander RW 22 $832,500 $850,000 - $832,500 $863,333 $863,333 1.28
Seabrook Brent Seabrook D 35 $1,000,000 $4,000,000 - $5,000,000 $6,875,000 - 0.00
Shaw Andrew Shaw C 29 $2,750,000 - - $2,750,000 $3,900,000 - 0.00
Smith Zack Smith C 32 $3,250,000 - - $3,250,000 $3,250,000 - 0.00
 

2020 Buried Cap

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
MitchellIan Mitchell D 21 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $574,128 0.85
JohnsonReese Johnson RW 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000 $880,833 $136,674 0.20
BeaudinNicolas Beaudin D 20 $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000 $863,333 $119,088 0.18
 

2020 Retained Cap

Player (4) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
SaadBrandon Saad LW 27 - - - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.48
MaattaOlli Maatta D 26 - - - - $750,108 $750,108 1.11
WallmarkLucas Wallmark C 25 $687,960 - - $687,960 - - 0.00
CarlssonLucas Carlsson D 23 $211,792 - - $211,792 - - 0.00
 

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 $55,755,962
Long Term Reserve Money $25,388,333
Buried Money $829,890
Retained Money $1,750,108
Taxi Squad Money $5,000,000
Total Allocated Cap $88,724,293
Cap Type Cap Total
2020-2021 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2020-2021 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $-1,090,244
Chicago's Adjusted Salary Cap $80,409,756
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $36,162,500 $9,555,000 $5,132,500 $45,625,000 $55,755,962 $54,787,683
Long Term Injured Reserve $9,832,500 $9,850,000 - $18,832,500 $25,388,333 $7,446,726
Buried $2,497,500 $277,500 $850,000 $2,775,000 $829,890 $829,890
Retained Money $899,752 - - $899,752 $1,750,108 $1,750,108
Taxi Squad Money $4,975,000 - - $2,380,160 $5,000,000 $2,535,560
Total Cap Allocations $54,367,252 $19,682,500 $5,982,500 - $88,724,293 $67,349,967
Cap Space $13,059,789


2020-2021 Taxi Squad Players

Player (16) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
ConnollyBrett Connolly RW 28 $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $2,425,000
StillmanRiley Stillman D 22 $700,000 $85,000 $65,000 $62,500 - -
PirriBrandon Pirri C 29 $775,000 - - $775,000 $775,000 $66,810
BoweyMadison Bowey D 25 $700,000 - - - $725,000 $43,750


2020-2021 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (16) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
ChalupaMatej Chalupa RW 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
MorrisonCameron Morrison LW 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
BarrattEvan Barratt C 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $870,000 $870,000
RegulaAlec Regula D 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $866,667 $866,667
KrysChad Krys D 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $853,333 $853,333
HakkarainenMikael Hakkarainen C 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $825,833 $825,833
SoderlundTim Soderlund LW 22 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $825,833 $825,833
TeplyMichal Teply LW 19 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $825,833 $825,833
AltybarmakyanAndrei Altybarmakyan RW 22 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $817,500 $817,500
QuennevilleJohn Quenneville C 24 $800,000 - - - $750,000 $750,000
LindholmAnton Lindholm D 25 $750,000 - - $250,000 $742,500 $742,500
TomkinsMatt Tomkins G 26 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000
MitchellIan Mitchell D 21 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $70,000 $925,000 $574,128
JohnsonReese Johnson RW 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $880,833 $136,674
BeaudinNicolas Beaudin D 20 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $863,333 $119,088
EntwistleMackenzie Entwistle RW 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $811,667 $13,994