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Montreal Canadiens 2019-2020 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Montreal Canadiens 2019-2020 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 (23) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Price Carey Price G 32 $2,000,000 $13,000,000 - $15,000,000 $10,500,000 $10,500,000 13.65
Weber Shea Weber D 34 $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $7,857,143 $7,857,143 10.21
Petry Jeff Petry D 31 $3,000,000 $1,000,000 - $4,000,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 7.15
Tatar Tomas Tatar LW 28 $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000 $5,300,000 $4,800,000 6.24
Gallagher Brendan Gallagher RW 27 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000 4.87
Chiarot Ben Chiarot D 28 $1,500,000 $2,000,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.55
Domi Max Domi LW 24 $2,900,000 $250,000 - $3,150,000 $3,150,000 $3,150,000 4.09
Danault Phillip Danault C 26 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $3,083,333 $3,083,333 4.01
Armia Joel Armia RW 27 $2,800,000 - - $2,800,000 $2,600,000 $2,600,000 3.38
Lehkonen Artturi Lehkonen LW 24 $2,400,000 - - $2,400,000 $2,400,000 $2,400,000 3.12
Kulak Brett Kulak D 25 $1,950,000 - - $1,950,000 $1,850,000 $1,850,000 2.40
Reilly Mike Reilly D 26 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.95
Weal Jordan Weal C 27 $1,300,000 - - $1,300,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000 1.82
Peca Matthew Peca C 26 $1,400,000 $100,000 - $1,500,000 $1,300,000 $1,300,000 1.69
Cousins Nick Cousins C 26 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.30
Thompson Nate Thompson C 34 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.30
Kotkaniemi Jesperi Kotkaniemi C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $2,500,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.20
Suzuki Nick Suzuki C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $637,500 $925,000 $894,166 $894,166 1.16
Folin Christian Folin D 28 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $800,000 1.04
Fleury Cale Fleury D 20 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $792,500 $771,666 $771,666 1.00
Leskinen Otto Leskinen D 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $925,000 $925,000 $606,706 0.79
Primeau Cayden Primeau G 20 $700,000 $92,500 $257,500 $792,500 $880,833 $590,612 0.77
Hudon Charles Hudon LW 25 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $584,936 0.76
 

2019 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (4) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
DrouinJonathan Drouin
(Upper-body)
LW 24 $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 7.15
ByronPaul Byron
(Knee)
C 30 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000 4.42
MeteVictor Mete
(Ankle)
D 21 $700,000 $60,000 - $760,000 $748,333 $748,333 0.97
TeasdaleJoel Teasdale
(Knee-acl)
C 20 $700,000 $70,000 - $770,000 $753,333 - 0.00
 

2019 Buried Cap

Player (5) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
AlznerKarl Alzner D 31 $4,625,000 - - $4,625,000 $4,625,000 $3,550,000 4.61
WeiseDale Weise RW 31 $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $2,350,000 $1,275,000 1.66
KinkaidKeith Kinkaid G 30 $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $1,750,000 $675,000 0.88
PoehlingRyan Poehling C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $49,730 0.06
OlofssonGustav Olofsson D 24 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $18,815 0.02
 

2019 Buyout Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
MasonSteve Mason G 31 $1,366,667 - - $1,366,667   $1,366,667 $1,366,667 1.78
 

2019-2020 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Total
2019-2020 NHL Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2019-2020 NHL Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Active Contracts $61,687,141
Injured Reserve Money $10,401,666
Buried Money $5,568,545
Buyout Money $1,366,667
Total Allocated Cap $79,024,019
Cap Space $4,552,893
Cap Type Cap Total
2019-2020 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2019-2020 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Montreal's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $46,747,500 $16,812,500 $3,527,500 $63,560,000 $61,687,141 $60,363,562
Injured Reserve $10,900,000 $130,000 - $11,030,000 $10,401,666 $9,648,333
Buried $9,657,500 $92,500 $850,000 $9,750,000 $5,568,545 $5,568,545
Buyout Money $1,366,667 - - $1,366,667 $1,366,667 $1,366,667
Total Cap Allocations $68,671,667 $17,035,000 $4,377,500 - $79,024,019 $76,947,107
Cap Space $4,552,893


2019-2020 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (22) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
AlznerKarl Alzner D 31 $4,625,000 - - - $4,625,000 $3,550,000
WeiseDale Weise RW 31 $1,750,000 - - - $2,350,000 $1,275,000
EvansJake Evans C 23 $832,500 $92,500 $425,000 $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
SklenickaDavid Sklenicka D 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
JuulsenNoah Juulsen D 22 $832,500 - - $832,500 $863,333 $863,333
BrookJosh Brook D 20 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $809,166 $809,166
VejdemoLukas Vejdemo C 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $792,500 $792,500
AlainAlexandre Alain C 22 $700,000 $70,000 - $70,000 $753,333 $753,333
VerbeekHayden Verbeek C 21 $700,000 $70,000 - $70,000 $753,333 $753,333
LindgrenCharlie Lindgren G 25 $700,000 $50,000 - $700,000 $750,000 $750,000
PezzettaMichael Pezzetta C 21 $700,000 $60,000 - $70,000 $743,333 $743,333
WakedAntoine Waked RW 23 $700,000 $50,000 - $67,500 $726,667 $726,667
BarberRiley Barber RW 25 $700,000 - - $300,000 $700,000 $700,000
BelzileAlex Belzile RW 28 $700,000 - - $175,000 $700,000 $700,000
McCarronMichael McCarron RW 24 $700,000 - - $125,000 $700,000 $700,000
OuelletXavier Ouellet D 26 $700,000 - - $300,000 $700,000 $700,000
VaronePhil Varone C 28 $700,000 - - $450,000 $700,000 $700,000
KinkaidKeith Kinkaid G 30 $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $1,750,000 $675,000
McNivenMichael McNiven G 22 $700,000 - - $70,000 $666,666 $666,666
PoehlingRyan Poehling C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $70,000 $925,000 $49,730
OlofssonGustav Olofsson D 24 $700,000 - - $235,000 $700,000 $18,815
LynchKevin Lynch C 0 - - - - - -