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Edmonton Oilers 2020-2021 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Edmonton Oilers 2020-2021 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 (26) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
McDavid Connor McDavid C 23 $1,000,000 $12,000,000 - $13,000,000 $12,500,000 $12,500,000 15.34
Draisaitl Leon Draisaitl C 24 $2,000,000 $7,000,000 - $9,000,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 10.43
Nugent-Hopkins Ryan Nugent-Hopkins C 27 $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 7.36
Neal James Neal LW 33 $5,750,000 - - $5,750,000 $5,750,000 $5,750,000 7.06
Nurse Darnell Nurse D 25 $5,600,000 - - $5,600,000 $5,600,000 $5,600,000 6.87
Koskinen Mikko Koskinen G 32 $3,300,000 $500,000 - $3,800,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 5.52
Larsson Adam Larsson D 27 $5,100,000 - - $5,100,000 $4,166,666 $4,166,666 5.11
Russell Kris Russell D 33 $1,500,000 $1,000,000 - $2,500,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 4.91
Barrie Tyson Barrie D 29 $3,750,000 - - $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000 4.60
Chiasson Alex Chiasson RW 30 $2,150,000 - - $2,150,000 $2,150,000 $2,150,000 2.64
Bear Ethan Bear D 23 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.45
Smith Mike Smith G 38 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.84
Archibald Josh Archibald RW 27 $1,200,000 $300,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.84
Khaira Jujhar Khaira LW 26 $1,300,000 - - $1,300,000 $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.47
Puljujarvi Jesse Puljujarvi RW 22 $900,000 - - $900,000 $1,175,000 $1,175,000 1.44
Kulikov Dmitry Kulikov D 29 $1,150,000 - - $257,764 $1,150,000 $1,150,000 1.41
Kahun Dominik Kahun C 25 $975,000 - - $975,000 $975,000 $975,000 1.20
Haas Gaëtan Haas C 28 $915,000 - - $915,000 $915,000 $915,000 1.12
Yamamoto Kailer Yamamoto C 22 $832,500 - $230,000 $832,500 $894,166 $894,166 1.10
Jones Caleb Jones D 23 $750,000 $50,000 - $800,000 $850,000 $850,000 1.04
Lagesson William Lagesson D 24 $700,000 - - $700,000 $725,000 $725,000 0.89
Stalock Alex Stalock G 33 $700,000 - - $700,000 $785,000 $460,156 0.56
Shore Devin Shore C 26 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $416,346 0.51
Nygard Joakim Nygard LW 27 $875,000 - - $875,000 $875,000 $256,462 0.31
McLeod Ryan McLeod C 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $842,500 $834,167 $86,292 0.11
Bouchard Evan Bouchard D 20 $832,500 $92,500 $500,000 $925,000 $863,333 $52,101 0.06
 

2020 Long Term Injured Reserve Cap

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Kassian Zack Kassian RW 29 $2,500,000 $1,000,000 - $3,500,000 $3,200,000 $3,200,000 3.93
Klefbom Oscar Klefbom D 27 $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000 $4,167,000 $869,344 1.07
Koekkoek Slater Koekkoek D 26 $850,000 - - $850,000 $850,000 - 0.00
 

2020 Buried Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
WellsDylan Wells G 22 $700,000 - $132,500 $700,000 $745,000 $6,422 0.01
 

2020 Buyout Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
SekeraAndrej Sekera D 34 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000   $2,500,000 $2,500,000 3.07
PouliotBenoit Pouliot LW 34 - - - -   $1,333,333 $1,333,333 1.64
 

2020 Retained Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
LucicMilan Lucic LW 32 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.92
GrosenickTroy Grosenick G 31 $144,816 - - $144,816 - - 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 $73,858,332
Long Term Reserve Money $8,217,000
Buried Money $6,422
Buyout Money $3,833,333
Retained Money $750,000
Taxi Squad Money $4,134,166
Total Allocated Cap $90,799,253
Cap Type Cap Total
2020-2021 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2020-2021 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $-341,326
Edmonton's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,158,674
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $51,730,000 $21,035,000 $812,500 $71,872,764 $73,858,332 $71,072,189
Long Term Injured Reserve $7,850,000 $1,000,000 - $8,850,000 $8,217,000 $4,069,344
Buried $700,000 - $132,500 $700,000 $6,422 $6,422
Buyout Money $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $3,833,333 $3,833,333
Retained Money $894,816 - - $894,816 $750,000 $750,000
Taxi Squad Money $3,525,000 $92,500 $107,500 $3,617,500 $4,134,166 $1,744,452
Total Cap Allocations $66,199,816 $22,127,500 $1,052,500 - $90,799,253 $81,475,740
Cap Space $-317,066


2020-2021 Taxi Squad Players

Player (15) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
EnnisTyler Ennis C 30 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000
BrobergPhilip Broberg D 19 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $70,000 - -
BensonTyler Benson LW 22 $832,500 - - $70,000 - -
TurrisKyle Turris C 31 $1,100,000 - - - $1,650,000 $575,000
RussellPatrick Russell RW 27 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $108,612
SkinnerStuart Skinner G 21 $725,000 $92,500 $107,500 $70,000 $784,166 $60,840


2020-2021 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (15) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
LennstromTheodor Lennstrom D 26 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
MarodyCooper Marody C 23 $832,500 $92,500 $75,000 $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
LavoieRaphael Lavoie C 20 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $870,000 $870,000
SamorukovDmitri Samorukov D 21 $832,500 - - $70,000 $855,833 $855,833
NiemelainenMarkus Niemelainen D 22 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $817,500 $817,500
RodrigueOlivier Rodrigue G 20 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $795,000 $795,000
KempPhilip Kemp D 21 $700,000 - - $70,000 $786,667 $786,667
MaksimovKirill Maksimov RW 21 $700,000 $82,500 $87,500 $70,000 $775,000 $775,000
SafinOstap Safin RW 21 $700,000 $87,500 $87,500 $70,000 $775,000 $775,000
QuineAlan Quine C 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
GriffithSeth Griffith RW 27 $700,000 - - $450,000 $725,000 $725,000
CracknellAdam Cracknell RW 35 $700,000 - - $350,000 $700,000 $700,000
GambardellaJoseph Gambardella C 26 $700,000 - - $190,000 $700,000 $700,000
WellsDylan Wells G 22 $700,000 - $132,500 $70,000 $745,000 $6,422
DayLogan Day D 26 - - - - - -