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Detroit Red Wings 2020-2021 Salary Cap

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

Red Wings – 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 %
Larkin Dylan Larkin C 24 $4,750,000 - - $4,750,000 $6,100,000 $6,100,000 8.27
Staal Marc Staal D 33 $1,200,000 $3,000,000 - $4,200,000 $5,700,000 $5,700,000 7.73
Nielsen Frans Nielsen C 36 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 - $5,000,000 $5,250,000 $5,250,000 7.12
DeKeyser Danny DeKeyser D 30 $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 6.78
Helm Darren Helm C 33 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000 5.22
Greiss Thomas Greiss G 34 $2,800,000 - - $2,800,000 $3,600,000 $3,600,000 4.88
Vrana Jakub Vrana LW 24 $3,000,000 - - $672,412 $3,350,000 $3,350,000 4.54
Filppula Valtteri Filppula C 36 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 4.07
Bernier Jonathan Bernier G 32 $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 4.07
Panik Richard Panik RW 29 $2,200,000 - - $493,116 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 3.73
Namestnikov Vladislav Namestnikov C 27 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.71
Glendening Luke Glendening C 31 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,800,000 $1,800,000 2.44
Stecher Troy Stecher D 26 $1,200,000 - - $1,200,000 $1,700,000 $1,700,000 2.31
Djoos Christian Djoos D 26 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.36
Erne Adam Erne LW 25 $997,500 - - $997,500 $997,500 $997,500 1.35
Zadina Filip Zadina RW 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 1.21
Gagner Sam Gagner C 31 $850,000 - - $850,000 $850,000 $850,000 1.15
Hronek Filip Hronek D 22 $700,000 - $157,500 $700,000 $714,166 $714,166 0.97
Rasmussen Michael Rasmussen C 21 $832,500 - $850,000 $509,567 $894,166 $547,268 0.74
Biega Alex Biega D 32 $875,000 - - $467,666 $875,000 $467,666 0.63
Brome Mathias Brome LW 26 $832,500 $92,500 $212,500 $451,350 $925,000 $398,700 0.54
Cholowski Dennis Cholowski D 22 $832,500 - - $215,310 $894,166 $231,240 0.31
Lindstrom Gustav Lindstrom D 21 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $249,384 $775,833 $173,888 0.24
 

2020 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (5) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Zetterberg Henrik Zetterberg
(Back)
LW 39 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $6,083,333 $6,083,333 8.25
Bertuzzi Tyler Bertuzzi
(Upper-body)
LW 25 $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.75
Fabbri Robby Fabbri
(Upper-body)
C 24 $2,800,000 - - $2,800,000 $2,950,000 $2,950,000 4.00
Ryan Bobby Ryan
(Upper-body)
RW 33 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.36
Svechnikov Evgeny Svechnikov
(Covid-19)
LW 23 $874,125 - - $354,192 $874,125 $354,192 0.48
 

2020 Buried Cap

Player (4) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
PickardCalvin Pickard G 28 $800,000 - - $241,395 $750,000 $226,310 0.31
SmithGivani Smith RW 22 $700,000 - $157,500 $90,510 $714,166 $92,355 0.13
HiroseTaro Hirose LW 24 $825,000 - - $71,120 $825,000 $71,120 0.10
VelenoJoe Veleno C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $212,500 $128,385 $894,167 $38,540 0.05
 

2020 Buyout Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
AbdelkaderJustin Abdelkader LW 33 $1,055,556 - - $1,055,556   $1,805,556 $1,805,556 2.45
WeissStephen Weiss RW 37 $1,666,667 - - $1,666,667   $1,666,667 $1,666,667 2.26
 

2020 Retained Cap

Player (4) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
NemethPatrik Nemeth D 28 $2,099,998 - - $2,099,998 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 2.03
SavardDavid Savard D 29 - - - - $1,062,500 $1,062,500 1.44
ManthaAnthony Mantha RW 26 $3,258,618 $300,000 - $3,558,618 - - 0.00
MerrillJon Merrill D 28 $709,702 - - $709,702 - - 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 $55,919,998
Injured Reserve Money $14,407,458
Buried Money $428,325
Buyout Money $3,472,223
Retained Money $2,562,500
Total Allocated Cap $76,790,504
Cap Space $7,774,832
Cap Type Cap Total
2020-2021 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2020-2021 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Detroit's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $42,102,500 $5,777,500 $2,202,500 $41,481,305 $55,919,998 $53,374,595
Injured Reserve $9,174,125 - - $8,654,192 $14,407,458 $13,887,525
Buried $3,157,500 $92,500 $370,000 $531,410 $428,325 $428,325
Buyout Money $2,722,223 - - $2,722,223 $3,472,223 $3,472,223
Retained Money $6,068,318 $300,000 - $6,368,318 $2,562,500 $2,562,500
Total Cap Allocations $63,224,666 $6,170,000 $2,572,500 - $76,790,504 $73,725,168
Cap Space $7,774,832


2020-2021 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (19) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
SeiderMoritz Seider D 19 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $70,000 $894,167 $894,167
PearsonChase Pearson C 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $858,750 $858,750
LarssonFilip Larsson G 22 $700,000 $92,500 $307,500 $70,000 $836,666 $836,666
JohanssonAlbert Johansson D 19 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $825,833 $825,833
BrattstromVictor Brattstrom G 23 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $817,500 $817,500
BarberRiley Barber RW 26 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000
BoyleKevin Boyle G 28 $775,000 - - $200,000 $775,000 $775,000
McIsaacJared McIsaac D 20 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $764,167 $764,167
VerbeekHayden Verbeek C 22 $700,000 $60,000 - $70,000 $753,333 $753,333
TurgeonDominic Turgeon C 24 $750,000 - - $115,000 $750,000 $750,000
FulcherKaden Fulcher G 22 $700,000 - - $65,000 $733,333 $733,333
ElsonTurner Elson LW 28 $725,000 - - $115,000 $725,000 $725,000
CriscuoloKyle Criscuolo F 28 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000
HickettsJoe Hicketts D 24 $700,000 - - $115,000 $700,000 $700,000
McIlrathDylan McIlrath D 28 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000
PickardCalvin Pickard G 28 $800,000 - - - $750,000 $226,310
SmithGivani Smith RW 22 $700,000 - $157,500 $70,000 $714,166 $92,355
HiroseTaro Hirose LW 24 $825,000 - - $125,000 $825,000 $71,120
VelenoJoe Veleno C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $212,500 $70,000 $894,167 $38,540