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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.

Canadiens – The Athletic

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Player (22) 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 13.62
Weber Shea Weber D 34 $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $7,857,143 $7,857,143 10.19
Drouin Jonathan Drouin LW 24 $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 7.13
Petry Jeff Petry D 31 $3,000,000 $1,000,000 - $4,000,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 7.13
Tatar Tomas Tatar LW 28 $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000 $5,300,000 $4,800,000 6.23
Alzner Karl Alzner D 31 $4,625,000 - - $4,625,000 $4,625,000 $4,625,000 6.00
Gallagher Brendan Gallagher RW 27 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000 4.86
Chiarot Ben Chiarot D 28 $1,500,000 $2,000,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.54
Byron Paul Byron C 30 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000 4.41
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 4.00
Armia Joel Armia RW 27 $2,800,000 - - $2,800,000 $2,600,000 $2,600,000 3.37
Lehkonen Artturi Lehkonen LW 24 $2,400,000 - - $2,400,000 $2,400,000 $2,400,000 3.11
Weise Dale Weise RW 31 $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $2,350,000 $2,350,000 3.05
Kulak Brett Kulak D 25 $1,950,000 - - $1,950,000 $1,850,000 $1,850,000 2.40
Weal Jordan Weal C 27 $1,300,000 - - $1,300,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000 1.82
Thompson Nate Thompson C 34 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.30
Suzuki Nick Suzuki C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $637,500 $925,000 $863,333 $863,333 1.12
Folin Christian Folin D 28 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $670,956 0.87
Lindgren Charlie Lindgren G 25 $700,000 $50,000 - $700,000 $750,000 $455,616 0.59
Hudon Charles Hudon LW 25 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $227,953 0.30
Ouellet Xavier Ouellet D 26 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $218,254 0.28
 

2019 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (2) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
MeteVictor Mete
(Lower-body)
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 (9) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
KinkaidKeith Kinkaid G 30 $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $1,750,000 $675,000 0.88
KotkaniemiJesperi Kotkaniemi C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $2,500,000 $925,000 $925,000 $606,706 0.79
FleuryCale Fleury D 20 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $792,500 $771,666 $502,029 0.65
VejdemoLukas Vejdemo C 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $842,500 $792,500 $451,666 0.59
PoehlingRyan Poehling C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $328,218 0.43
EvansJake Evans C 23 $832,500 $92,500 $425,000 $925,000 $925,000 $159,136 0.21
PrimeauCayden Primeau G 20 $700,000 $92,500 $257,500 $792,500 $880,833 $56,832 0.07
LeskinenOtto Leskinen D 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $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 1.77
 

2019 Retained Cap

Player (6) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
ScandellaMarco Scandella D 29 $1,200,286 - - $1,200,286 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.59
KovalchukIlya Kovalchuk LW 36 $541,954 - - $541,954 $350,000 $350,000 0.45
BarberRiley Barber RW 25 $90,312 - - $90,312 $90,312 $90,312 0.12
PecaMatthew Peca C 26 $1,091,393 - - $1,091,393 - - 0.00
CousinsNick Cousins C 26 $779,584 - - $779,584 - - 0.00
ReillyMike Reilly D 26 $741,890 - - $741,890 - - 0.00
 

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 $71,678,809
Injured Reserve Money $1,501,666
Buried Money $2,848,132
Buyout Money $1,366,667
Retained Money $2,440,312
Total Allocated Cap $79,835,586
Cap Space $4,394,968
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 $57,057,500 $16,392,500 $637,500 $73,400,000 $71,678,809 $69,701,588
Injured Reserve $1,400,000 $130,000 - $1,530,000 $1,501,666 $748,333
Buried $7,930,000 $647,500 $4,247,500 $8,577,500 $2,848,132 $2,848,132
Buyout Money $1,366,667 - - $1,366,667 $1,366,667 $1,366,667
Retained Money $4,445,419 - - $4,445,419 $2,440,312 $2,440,312
Total Cap Allocations $72,199,586 $17,170,000 $4,885,000 - $79,835,586 $77,105,032
Cap Space $4,394,968


2019-2020 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (23) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
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
LucchiniJacob Lucchini C 24 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $792,500 $792,500
SturtzAndrew Sturtz RW 25 $707,500 $92,500 $125,000 $70,000 $771,250 $771,250
LuchukAaron Luchuk C 22 $832,500 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $759,166 $759,166
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
DauphinLaurent Dauphin C 24 $750,000 - - $750,000 $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
BelzileAlex Belzile RW 28 $700,000 - - $175,000 $700,000 $700,000
BlandisiJoseph Blandisi RW 25 $700,000 - - $200,000 $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
KotkaniemiJesperi Kotkaniemi C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $2,500,000 $70,000 $925,000 $606,706
FleuryCale Fleury D 20 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $771,666 $502,029
VejdemoLukas Vejdemo C 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $792,500 $451,666
PoehlingRyan Poehling C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $70,000 $925,000 $328,218
EvansJake Evans C 23 $832,500 $92,500 $425,000 $70,000 $925,000 $159,136
PrimeauCayden Primeau G 20 $700,000 $92,500 $257,500 $70,000 $880,833 $56,832
LeskinenOtto Leskinen D 22 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $49,730
OlofssonGustav Olofsson D 24 $700,000 - - $235,000 $700,000 $18,815