Montreal Canadiens 2022-2023 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Montreal Canadiens 2022-2023 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Player (22) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
Suzuki Nick Suzuki C 23 $5,999,986 $4,000,014 - $10,000,000 $7,875,000 $7,875,000 9.68
Anderson Josh Anderson RW 28 $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 6.76 M-NTC
Dadonov Evgenii Dadonov LW 33 $6,500,000 - - $6,500,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 6.14 M-NTC
Matheson Michael Matheson D 28 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $4,875,000 $4,875,000 5.99 M-NTC
Hoffman Mike Hoffman LW 33 $5,000,000 - - $5,000,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 5.53
Dvorak Christian Dvorak C 26 $3,450,000 - - $3,450,000 $4,450,000 $4,450,000 5.47
Savard David Savard D 32 $4,200,000 - - $4,200,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.30
Edmundson Joel Edmundson D 29 $2,562,500 - - $2,562,500 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.30 M-NTC
Dach Kirby Dach C 22 $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000 $3,362,500 $3,362,500 4.13
Allen Jake Allen G 32 $3,750,000 - - $3,750,000 $2,875,000 $2,875,000 3.53
Pitlick Rem Pitlick C 25 $1,100,000 - - $1,100,000 $1,100,000 $1,100,000 1.35
Montembeault Samuel Montembeault G 26 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.23
Caufield Cole Caufield RW 22 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $880,833 $880,833 1.08 Two-Way
Harris Jordan Harris D 22 $750,000 $92,500 $507,500 $842,500 $842,500 $842,500 1.04 Two-Way
Xhekaj Arber Xhekaj D 22 $750,000 $70,000 - $820,000 $828,333 $828,333 1.02 Two-Way
Kovacevic Johnathan Kovacevic D 25 $750,000 - - $750,000 $766,666 $766,666 0.94 Two-Way
Wideman Chris Wideman D 33 $750,000 - - $750,000 $762,500 $762,500 0.94
Pezzetta Michael Pezzetta C 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.92
Barron Justin Barron D 21 $832,500 $92,500 $212,500 $925,000 $925,000 $532,111 0.65 Two-Way
Ylönen Jesse Ylönen RW 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000 $880,833 $435,712 0.54 Two-Way
Harvey-Pinard Rafael Harvey-Pinard LW 24 $750,000 $75,000 - $825,000 $825,000 $381,410 0.47 Two-Way
Belzile Alex Belzile RW 31 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $330,624 0.41
 

2022 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (6) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Gallagher Brendan Gallagher
(Lower-body)
RW 30 $6,500,000 - - $6,500,000 $6,500,000 $6,500,000 7.99
Drouin Jonathan Drouin
(Upper-body)
LW 27 $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 6.76
Armia Joel Armia
(Upper-body)
RW 30 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000 4.18
Evans Jake Evans
(Lower-body)
C 26 $1,700,000 - - $1,700,000 $1,700,000 $1,700,000 2.09
Slafkovsky Juraj Slafkovsky
(Lower-body)
LW 18 $855,000 $95,000 $3,500,000 $950,000 $950,000 $950,000 1.17
Guhle Kaiden Guhle
(Lower-body)
D 21 $832,500 $92,500 $420,000 $925,000 $863,333 $863,333 1.06
 

2022 Long Term Injured Reserve Cap

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Price Carey Price
(Knee)
G 35 $1,000,000 $6,750,000 - $7,750,000 $10,500,000 $10,500,000 12.90
Monahan Sean Monahan
(Foot)
C 28 $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $6,375,000 $6,375,000 7.83
Byron Paul Byron
(Hip)
C 33 $2,800,000 - - $2,800,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000 4.18
 

2022 Buried Cap

Player (4) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
RichardAnthony Richard C 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $92,736 0.11
PrimeauCayden Primeau G 23 $770,000 - - $770,000 $890,000 $76,560 0.09
SchuenemanCorey Schueneman D 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $48,384 0.06
BeckOwen Beck C 18 $775,000 $95,000 - $870,000 $916,667 $4,928 0.01
 

2022 Buyout Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
AlznerKarl Alzner D 34 $833,333 - - $833,333   $833,333 $833,333 1.02
 

2022-2023 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Adj Cap Total
2022-2023 NHL Salary Cap Max $82,500,000
2022-2023 NHL Salary Cap Floor $61,000,000
Active Contracts $54,048,189
Injured Reserve Money $18,913,333
Long Term Reserve Money $7,350,037
Buried Money $222,608
Buyout Money $833,333
Total Allocated Cap $81,367,500
Cap Space $0
Cap Type Cap Total
2022-2023 Salary Cap Max $82,500,000
2022-2023 Salary Cap Floor $61,000,000
Overage/Adjustment $-1,132,500
Montreal's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,367,500
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $54,809,986 $4,515,014 $1,570,000 $59,325,000 $55,749,165 $54,048,189
Injured Reserve $18,387,500 $187,500 $3,920,000 $18,575,000 $18,913,333 $18,913,333
Long Term Injured Reserve $9,800,000 $6,750,000 - $16,550,000 $20,275,000 $7,350,037
Buried $3,045,000 $95,000 - $3,140,000 $222,608 $222,608
Buyout Money $833,333 - - $833,333 $833,333 $833,333
Total Cap Allocations $86,875,819 $11,547,514 $5,490,000 - $95,993,439 $81,367,500
Cap Space $0


2022-2023 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (18) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
MesarFilip Mesar C 19 $855,000 $95,000 - $82,500 $950,000 $950,000
HeinemanEmil Heineman LW 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $897,500 $897,500
MaillouxLogan Mailloux D 19 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $897,500 $897,500
BeaudinNicolas Beaudin D 23 $832,500 - $425,000 $70,000 $863,333 $863,333
KidneyRiley Kidney C 19 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $859,167 $859,167
NorlinderMattias Norlinder D 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $859,167 $859,167
RoyJoshua Roy RW 19 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $856,667 $856,667
TrudeauWilliam Trudeau D 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $856,667 $856,667
MysakJan Mysak LW 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $850,833 $850,833
FairbrotherGianni Fairbrother D 22 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $848,333 $848,333
CondottaLucas Condotta LW 25 $750,000 $80,000 - $80,000 $830,000 $830,000
BoweyMadison Bowey D 27 $750,000 - - $300,000 $750,000 $750,000
LeskinenOtto Leskinen D 25 $750,000 - - $300,000 $750,000 $750,000
StephensMitchell Stephens C 25 $750,000 - - $300,000 $750,000 $750,000
RichardAnthony Richard C 26 $750,000 - - $300,000 $750,000 $92,736
PrimeauCayden Primeau G 23 $770,000 - - - $890,000 $76,560
SchuenemanCorey Schueneman D 27 $750,000 - - $275,000 $750,000 $48,384
BeckOwen Beck C 18 $775,000 $95,000 - $82,500 $916,667 $4,928