Chicago Blackhawks 2021-2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Chicago Blackhawks 2021-2022 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 (21) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
Kane Patrick Kane RW 32 $2,900,000 $4,000,000 - $6,900,000 $10,500,000 $10,500,000 12.88 NMC
Toews Jonathan Toews C 33 $2,900,000 $4,000,000 - $6,900,000 $10,500,000 $10,500,000 12.88 NMC
Fleury Marc-Andre Fleury G 36 $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000 8.59 M-NTC
Debrincat Alexander Debrincat RW 23 $5,100,000 - - $5,100,000 $6,400,000 $6,400,000 7.85
Jones Seth Jones D 26 $5,400,000 - - $5,400,000 $5,400,000 $5,400,000 6.63 M-NTC
de Haan Calvin de Haan D 30 $5,400,000 - - $5,400,000 $4,550,000 $4,550,000 5.58
McCabe Jake McCabe D 27 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 4.91
Murphy Connor Murphy D 28 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000 4.72
Kubalik Dominik Kubalik LW 26 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $3,700,000 $3,700,000 4.54
Strome Dylan Strome C 24 $3,600,000 - - $3,600,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 3.68
Hagel Brandon Hagel LW 23 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.84
Stillman Riley Stillman D 23 $1,350,000 - - $1,350,000 $1,350,000 $1,350,000 1.66
Carpenter Ryan Carpenter C 30 $800,000 $200,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.23
Dach Kirby Dach C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $2,500,000 $832,500 $925,000 $925,000 1.13 Two-Way
Jones Caleb Jones D 24 $900,000 - - $900,000 $850,000 $850,000 1.04
Kurashev Philipp Kurashev C 21 $800,000 $92,500 $32,500 $892,500 $842,500 $808,896 0.99 Two-Way
Lankinen Kevin Lankinen G 26 $850,000 - - $850,000 $800,000 $800,000 0.98 Two-Way
Gustafsson Erik Gustafsson D 29 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000 0.98
Entwistle Mackenzie Entwistle RW 22 $800,000 - $32,500 $800,000 $811,667 $783,194 0.96 Two-Way
Lafferty Sam Lafferty C 26 $800,000 - - $456,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.92
Hardman Mike Hardman LW 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000 $912,500 $725,517 0.89 Two-Way
 

2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (4) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Connolly Brett Connolly
(Covid-19)
RW 29 $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.29
Borgstrom Henrik Borgstrom
(Illness)
C 24 $900,000 - - $900,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.23
Khaira Jujhar Khaira
(Head)
LW 27 $950,000 - - $950,000 $975,000 $975,000 1.20
Johnson Reese Johnson
(Shoulder)
RW 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000 $880,833 $810,336 0.99
 

2021 Long Term Injured Reserve Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Johnson Tyler Johnson
(Neck)
C 31 $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 6.13
Shaw Andrew Shaw
(Concussion)
C 30 $1,900,000 $1,000,000 - $2,900,000 $3,900,000 $3,900,000 4.79
 

2021 Buried Cap

Player (11) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
DeliaCollin Delia G 27 $1,100,000 - - $1,100,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.23
KalynukWyatt Kalynuk D 24 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $203,500 0.25
MitchellIan Mitchell D 22 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $111,000 0.14
SlavinJosiah Slavin LW 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $842,500 $842,500 $105,325 0.13
GabrielKurtis Gabriel RW 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $101,250 0.12
PhillipsIsaak Phillips D 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $842,500 $859,167 $55,848 0.07
GalvasJakub Galvas D 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $842,500 $867,500 $30,366 0.04
BeaudinNicolas Beaudin D 21 $832,500 - $300,000 $832,500 $863,333 $21,585 0.03
ReichelLukas Reichel C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $307,500 $925,000 $925,000 $18,500 0.02
RegulaAlec Regula D 21 $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000 $866,667 $8,666 0.01
MorrisCale Morris G 25 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $3,750 0.00
 

2021 Retained Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
MaattaOlli Maatta D 27 - - - - $750,108 $750,108 0.92
GaudetteAdam Gaudette C 24 $234,336 - - $234,336 - - 0.00
 

2021-2022 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Adj Cap Total
2021-2022 NHL Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2021-2022 NHL Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Active Contracts $69,192,607
Injured Reserve Money $6,285,336
Long Term Reserve Money $3,612,159
Buried Money $1,659,790
Retained Money $750,108
Total Allocated Cap $81,500,000
Cap Space $0
Cap Type Cap Total
2021-2022 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2021-2022 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Chicago's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $52,065,000 $8,477,500 $2,565,000 $60,106,000 $69,441,667 $69,192,607
Injured Reserve $6,182,500 $92,500 - $6,275,000 $6,355,833 $6,285,336
Long Term Injured Reserve $7,400,000 $1,000,000 - $8,400,000 $8,900,000 $3,612,159
Buried $9,012,500 $647,500 $2,555,000 $9,660,000 $1,659,790 $1,659,790
Retained Money $234,336 - - $234,336 $750,108 $750,108
Total Cap Allocations $74,894,336 $10,217,500 $5,120,000 - $87,107,398 $81,500,000
Cap Space $0


2021-2022 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (20) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
DeliaCollin Delia G 27 $1,100,000 - - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000
MorrisonCameron Morrison LW 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
SöderblomArvid Söderblom G 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $883,750 $883,750
BarrattEvan Barratt C 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $870,000 $870,000
PourJakub Pour RW 22 $750,000 $925,000 $82,500 $80,000 $842,500 $842,500
TeplyMichal Teply LW 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $825,833 $825,833
AltybarmakyanAndrei Altybarmakyan RW 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $817,500 $817,500
KalynukWyatt Kalynuk D 24 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $832,500 $925,000 $203,500
MitchellIan Mitchell D 22 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $70,000 $925,000 $111,000
SlavinJosiah Slavin LW 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $842,500 $105,325
GabrielKurtis Gabriel RW 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $101,250
PhillipsIsaak Phillips D 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $859,167 $55,848
GalvasJakub Galvas D 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $867,500 $30,366
BeaudinNicolas Beaudin D 21 $832,500 - $300,000 $70,000 $863,333 $21,585
ReichelLukas Reichel C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $307,500 $80,000 $925,000 $18,500
RegulaAlec Regula D 21 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $866,667 $8,666
MorrisCale Morris G 25 $750,000 - - $80,000 $750,000 $3,750
AllanNolan Allan D 18 - - - - - -
CrevierLouis Crevier D 20 - - - - - -
DachColton Dach C 18 - - - - - -