Colorado Avalanche 2025-2026 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Colorado Avalanche 2025-2026 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Avalanche – The Athletic

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
Makar Cale Makar D 26 $8,700,000 - - $8,700,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 42.86
Landeskog Gabriel Landeskog LW 32 $7,500,000 - - $7,500,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000 33.33 M-NTC Two-Way
Girard Samuel Girard D 27 $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 23.81 M-NTC
 

2025-2026 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Adj Cap Total
2025-2026 NHL Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2025-2026 NHL Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Active Contracts $21,000,000
Total Allocated Cap $21,000,000
Cap Space $60,500,000
Cap Floor Space $-39,200,000
Cap Type Cap Total
2025-2026 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2025-2026 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Denver's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $21,200,000 - - $21,200,000 $21,000,000 $21,000,000
Total Cap Allocations $21,200,000 - - - $21,000,000 $21,000,000
Cap Space $60,500,000
Cap Floor Space $-39,200,000