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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

No Trade
Modified No Trade
No Movement
Two Way Deal
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 13.80
Weber Shea Weber D 34 $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $7,857,143 $7,857,143 10.32
Drouin Jonathan Drouin LW 24 $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 7.23
Petry Jeff Petry D 31 $3,000,000 $1,000,000 - $4,000,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 7.23
Tatar Tomas Tatar LW 28 $5,500,000 - - $5,500,000 $5,300,000 $4,800,000 6.31
Alzner Karl Alzner D 31 $4,625,000 - - $4,625,000 $4,625,000 $4,625,000 6.08
Gallagher Brendan Gallagher RW 27 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000 4.93
Chiarot Ben Chiarot D 28 $1,500,000 $2,000,000 - $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.60
Byron Paul Byron C 30 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000 4.47
Domi Max Domi LW 24 $2,900,000 $250,000 - $3,150,000 $3,150,000 $3,150,000 4.14
Danault Phillip Danault C 26 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000 $3,083,333 $3,083,333 4.05
Armia Joel Armia RW 27 $2,800,000 - - $2,800,000 $2,600,000 $2,600,000 3.42
Lehkonen Artturi Lehkonen LW 24 $2,400,000 - - $2,400,000 $2,400,000 $2,400,000 3.15
Weise Dale Weise RW 31 $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $2,350,000 $2,350,000 3.09
Kulak Brett Kulak D 25 $1,950,000 - - $1,950,000 $1,850,000 $1,850,000 2.43
Weal Jordan Weal C 27 $1,300,000 - - $1,300,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000 1.84
Suzuki Nick Suzuki C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $637,500 $925,000 $863,333 $863,333 1.13
Mete Victor Mete D 21 $700,000 $60,000 - $760,000 $748,333 $748,333 0.98
Folin Christian Folin D 28 $800,000 - - $670,956 $800,000 $670,956 0.88
Lindgren Charlie Lindgren G 25 $700,000 $50,000 - $425,219 $750,000 $455,616 0.60
Hudon Charles Hudon LW 25 $800,000 - - $227,953 $800,000 $227,953 0.30
Ouellet Xavier Ouellet D 26 $700,000 - - $218,254 $700,000 $218,254 0.29
 

2019 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Teasdale Joel 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 0.89
KotkaniemiJesperi Kotkaniemi C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $2,500,000 $925,000 $925,000 $606,706 0.80
FleuryCale Fleury D 20 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $792,500 $771,666 $502,029 0.66
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 0.07
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 1.80
 

2019 Retained Cap

Player (7) 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 2.63
KovalchukIlya Kovalchuk LW 36 $541,954 - - $541,954 $350,000 $350,000 0.46
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
ThompsonNate Thompson C 34 $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 $71,427,142
Injured Reserve Money $753,333
Buried Money $2,848,132
Buyout Money $1,366,667
Retained Money $2,440,312
Total Allocated Cap $78,835,586
Cap Space $5,394,968
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 $56,757,500 $16,452,500 $637,500 $71,702,382 $71,427,142 $69,449,921
Injured Reserve $700,000 $70,000 - $770,000 $753,333 -
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 $5,225,003 - - $5,225,003 $2,440,312 $2,440,312
Total Cap Allocations $71,979,170 $17,170,000 $4,885,000 - $78,835,586 $76,105,032
Cap Space $5,394,968


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
RomanovAlexander Romanov D 19 $832,500 - - $70,000 $894,167 $894,167
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