Detroit Red Wings Active Financial Summary

A summary of financial breakdowns for the Detroit Red Wings, including multi-year cap totals, player cap hits, top earnings, contracts, & free agents.

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Salary Cap Breakdown Totals

A current & future look at the signed players & cap dollars allocated by position group.

    2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Total Cap Allocations   $80,509,957 $50,341,666 $20,449,999 $4,000,000
Signed Players   47 27 10 1 0
Forwards   $19,437,954 $29,479,167 $11,635,000 $4,000,000
Defensemen   $14,963,333 $7,463,333 $5,263,333
Goaltending   $6,600,000 $3,000,000
Injured Reserve   $22,056,667
Suspended  
Buried/Buyout/Dead Cap   $6,555,556 $2,805,556 $1,055,556 $1,055,556 $1,055,556


 

Roster Cap Figures

Current & future salary payroll figures for players on the active roster. For more view the complete Red Wings Salary Payroll Table

Forward Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Dylan Larkin C $6,100,000 $6,100,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Jakub Vrana LW $5,250,000 $5,250,000 $5,250,000 0UFA 0-
Tyler Bertuzzi LW $4,750,000 $4,750,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Pius Suter C $3,250,000 $3,250,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Robby Fabbri C $2,950,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 0UFA
Adam Erne LW $2,100,000 $2,100,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Vladislav Namestnikov C $2,000,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Michael Rasmussen C $1,460,000 $1,460,000 $1,460,000 0RFA 0-
Lucas Raymond RW $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 0RFA 0-
Filip Zadina RW $894,167 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Joe Veleno C $777,954 $894,167 0RFA 0- 0-
Sam Gagner C $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Carter Rowney C $825,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Riley Barber RW $436,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Gemel Smith C $375,000 $750,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Givani Smith RW $750,000 $750,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Mitchell Stephens C $737,500 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Defenseman Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Nick Leddy D $5,500,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Danny DeKeyser D $5,000,000 M-NTC 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Filip Hronek D $4,400,000 $4,400,000 $4,400,000 0RFA 0-
Marc Staal D $2,000,000 NMC 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Troy Stecher D $1,700,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jordan Oesterle D $1,350,000 $1,350,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Moritz Seider D $863,333 $863,333 $863,333 0RFA 0-
Gustav Lindstrom D $850,000 $850,000 0RFA 0- 0-
 
Goaltending Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Thomas Greiss G $3,600,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Alex Nedeljkovic G $3,000,000 $3,000,000 0UFA 0- 0-
   

Dead Cap Figures

Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Frans Nielsen C $4,250,000 $500,000 0- 0- 0-
Justin Abdelkader LW $2,305,556 $2,305,556 $1,055,556 $1,055,556 $1,055,556
Richard Panik RW $1,375,000 $1,375,000 0- 0- 0-
 

 

Non-Roster Forwards Money

Player Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
BerggrenJonatan Berggren RW $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 RFA -
PearsonChase Pearson C $874,125 RFA - - -
HiroseTaro Hirose LW $17,000 RFA - - -
CriscuoloKyle Criscuolo C $37,500 $750,000 UFA - -
 

Non-Roster Defensemen Money

Player Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
SebrangoDonovan Sebrango D $850,833 $850,833 $850,833 RFA -
ViroEemil Viro D $850,833 $850,833 $850,833 RFA -
RenoufDan Renouf D $89,250 UFA - - -
BartonSeth Barton D $224,802 $832,500 RFA - -
JohanssonAlbert Johansson D $825,833 $825,833 RFA - -
MurphyRyan Murphy D $800,000 UFA - - -
NewpowerWyatt Newpower D $800,000 $800,000 RFA - -
McIsaacJared McIsaac D $764,167 $764,167 RFA - -
WitkowskiLuke Witkowski D $11,250 $750,000 UFA - -
LashoffBrian Lashoff D $7,500 UFA - - -
 

Non-Roster Goaltenders Money

Player Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
CossaSebastian Cossa G $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 RFA -
LarssonFilip Larsson G $836,666 RFA - - -
BrattstromVictor Brattstrom G $817,500 RFA - - -
PickardCalvin Pickard G $16,000 UFA - - -
FulcherKaden Fulcher G $733,333 RFA - - -