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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 (26) 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 15.67
Debrincat Alexander Debrincat RW 22 $1,100,000 $4,000,000 - $5,100,000 $6,400,000 $6,400,000 9.55
Keith Duncan Keith D 37 $2,650,000 - - $2,650,000 $5,538,462 $5,538,462 8.26
de Haan Calvin de Haan D 29 $4,100,000 - - $4,100,000 $4,550,000 $4,550,000 6.79
Murphy Connor Murphy D 27 $3,200,000 - - $3,200,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000 5.75
Kubalik Dominik Kubalik LW 25 $3,400,000 - - $3,400,000 $3,700,000 $3,700,000 5.52
Connolly Brett Connolly RW 28 $3,500,000 - - $905,160 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 5.22
Zadorov Nikita Zadorov D 25 $3,200,000 - - $3,200,000 $3,200,000 $3,200,000 4.78
Strome Dylan Strome C 23 $2,400,000 - - $2,400,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 4.48
Carpenter Ryan Carpenter C 29 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.49
Hinostroza Vincent Hinostroza C 26 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.49
Kampf David Kampf C 25 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.49
Delia Collin Delia G 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.49
Dach Kirby Dach C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $2,500,000 $832,500 $925,000 $925,000 1.38
Suter Pius Suter C 24 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.38
Boqvist Adam Boqvist D 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $917,855 $894,167 $886,420 1.32
Subban Malcolm Subban G 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $850,000 $850,000 1.27
Kurashev Philipp Kurashev C 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $829,624 $842,500 $827,982 1.24
Hagel Brandon Hagel LW 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $867,616 $880,833 $820,044 1.22
Lankinen Kevin Lankinen G 25 $750,000 - - $704,794 $800,000 $751,773 1.12
Mitchell Ian Mitchell D 21 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $695,368 $925,000 $669,816 1.00
Hardman Mike Hardman LW 21 $807,500 $92,500 $25,000 $273,486 $912,500 $204,516 0.31
Stillman Riley Stillman D 22 $700,000 $85,000 $65,000 $241,884 $773,333 $173,342 0.26
Kalynuk Wyatt Kalynuk D 23 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $171,447 $925,000 $88,002 0.13
Entwistle Mackenzie Entwistle RW 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $131,296 $811,667 $41,982 0.06
Regula Alec Regula D 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $105,432 $866,667 $14,942 0.02
 

2020 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Gaudette Adam Gaudette
(Covid-19)
C 23 $950,000 - - $950,000 $950,000 $950,000 1.42
 

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 9.82
Nylander Alexander Nylander RW 22 $832,500 $850,000 - $832,500 $863,333 $863,333 1.29
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 (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
JohnsonReese Johnson RW 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $221,686 $880,833 $136,674 0.20
PirriBrandon Pirri C 29 $775,000 - - $66,810 $775,000 $66,810 0.10
 

2020 Retained Cap

Player (6) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
JanmarkMattias Janmark C 27 $1,745,678 - - $1,745,678 $1,125,000 $1,125,000 1.68
SaadBrandon Saad LW 27 - - - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.49
MaattaOlli Maatta D 26 - - - - $750,108 $750,108 1.12
WallmarkLucas Wallmark C 25 $687,960 - - $687,960 - - 0.00
CarlssonLucas Carlsson D 23 $211,792 - - $211,792 - - 0.00
BoweyMadison Bowey D 25 $42,238 - - $42,238 - - 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 $59,570,129
Injured Reserve Money $950,000
Long Term Reserve Money $25,388,333
Buried Money $203,484
Retained Money $2,875,108
Taxi Squad Money $863,333
Total Allocated Cap $89,850,387
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 $39,552,500 $10,010,000 $6,237,500 $43,151,462 $59,570,129 $55,417,281
Injured Reserve $950,000 - - $950,000 $950,000 $950,000
Long Term Injured Reserve $9,832,500 $9,850,000 - $18,832,500 $25,388,333 $7,446,726
Buried $1,607,500 $92,500 - $288,496 $203,484 $203,484
Retained Money $2,687,668 - - $2,687,668 $2,875,108 $2,875,108
Taxi Squad Money $832,500 $92,500 - $207,332 $863,333 $119,088
Total Cap Allocations $55,462,668 $20,045,000 $6,237,500 - $89,850,387 $67,011,687
Cap Space $13,398,069


2020-2021 Taxi Squad Players

Player (10) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
MorrisonCameron Morrison LW 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 - -
BarrattEvan Barratt C 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 - -
KrysChad Krys D 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 - -
QuennevilleJohn Quenneville C 24 $800,000 - - - - -
BeaudinNicolas Beaudin D 20 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $863,333 $119,088


2020-2021 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (10) 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
DickinsonJosh Dickinson C 22 $832,500 $92,500 $212,500 $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
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
LindholmAnton Lindholm D 25 $750,000 - - $250,000 $742,500 $742,500
TomkinsMatt Tomkins G 26 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000
JohnsonReese Johnson RW 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $880,833 $136,674
PirriBrandon Pirri C 29 $775,000 - - $775,000 $775,000 $66,810