Ottawa Senators 2021-2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Ottawa Senators 2021-2022 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 % Notes
Tkachuk Brady Tkachuk LW 22 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $8,208,571 $8,208,571 11.79
Chabot Thomas Chabot D 24 $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 11.49
Batherson Drake Batherson C 23 $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000 $4,975,000 $4,975,000 7.15
Zaitsev Nikita Zaitsev D 29 $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 6.46 M-NTC
Brown Connor Brown RW 27 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $3,600,000 $3,600,000 5.17
Tierney Chris Tierney C 27 $4,200,000 - - $4,200,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 5.03 Two-Way
Zub Artem Zub D 25 $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 3.59
Sanford Zach Sanford LW 26 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.87
Del Zotto Michael Del Zotto D 31 $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.87
Holden Nick Holden D 34 $1,400,000 - - $1,400,000 $1,700,000 $1,700,000 2.44
Paul Nicholas Paul C 26 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,350,000 $1,350,000 1.94
Brown Joshua Brown D 27 $1,400,000 - - $1,400,000 $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.72
Mete Victor Mete D 23 $1,200,000 - - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.72
Norris Josh Norris C 22 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.33 Two-Way
Pinto Shane Pinto C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $600,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.33 Two-Way
Stützle Tim Stützle C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $2,500,000 $832,500 $925,000 $925,000 1.33 Two-Way
Ennis Tyler Ennis C 31 $900,000 - - $900,000 $900,000 $900,000 1.29
Forsberg Anton Forsberg G 28 $900,000 - - $900,000 $900,000 $900,000 1.29
Gustavsson Filip Gustavsson G 23 $750,000 - - $750,000 $787,500 $775,786 1.11 Two-Way
Sabourin Scott Sabourin RW 29 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 1.08 Two-Way
Formenton Alex Formenton LW 22 $750,000 - $107,500 $750,000 $747,500 $747,500 1.07 Two-Way
Kelly Parker Kelly C 22 $750,000 - - $750,000 $726,667 $726,667 1.04 Two-Way
Shaw Logan Shaw RW 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $725,000 $725,000 1.04 Two-Way
 

2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (5) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Murray Matthew Murray
(Illness)
G 27 $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $6,250,000 $6,250,000 8.98
White Colin White
(Shoulder)
C 24 $4,750,000 - - $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 6.82
Watson Austin Watson
(Ankle)
LW 29 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 2.15
Bishop Clark Bishop
(Ankle)
C 25 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $131,034 0.19
Crookshank Angus Crookshank
(Undisclosed)
LW 21 $750,000 $80,000 - $830,000 $838,333 - 0.00
 

2021 Buried Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
BrannstromErik Brannstrom D 22 $832,500 - - $832,500 $863,333 $8,634 0.01
 

2021 Buyout Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
RyanBobby Ryan RW 34 $1,833,333 - - $1,833,333   $3,583,333 $3,583,333 5.15
 

2021 Retained Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
PhaneufDion Phaneuf D 36 $1,416,667 - - $1,416,667 $354,167 $354,167 0.51
 

2021-2022 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Adj Cap Total
2021-2022 NHL Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2021-2022 NHL Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Active Contracts $53,033,524
Injured Reserve Money $12,631,034
Buried Money $8,634
Buyout Money $3,583,333
Retained Money $354,167
Total Allocated Cap $69,610,692
Cap Space $11,889,308
Cap Type Cap Total
2021-2022 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2021-2022 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Ottawa's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $45,247,500 $277,500 $4,057,500 $45,432,500 $53,045,238 $53,033,524
Injured Reserve $13,800,000 $80,000 - $13,880,000 $14,138,333 $12,631,034
Buried $832,500 - - $832,500 $8,634 $8,634
Buyout Money $1,833,333 - - $1,833,333 $3,583,333 $3,583,333
Retained Money $1,416,667 - - $1,416,667 $354,167 $354,167
Total Cap Allocations $63,130,000 $357,500 $4,057,500 - $71,129,705 $69,610,692
Cap Space $11,889,308


2021-2022 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (19) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Bernard-DockerJacob Bernard-Docker D 21 $832,500 $92,500 $425,000 $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
GreigRidly Greig LW 19 $832,500 $92,500 - $80,000 $925,000 $925,000
JärventieRoby Järventie LW 19 $832,500 $92,500 - $80,000 $925,000 $925,000
SogaardMads Sogaard G 20 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
ThomsonLassi Thomson D 21 $832,500 $92,500 $425,000 $70,000 $894,167 $894,167
OstapchukZack Ostapchuk C 18 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $870,000 $870,000
MeriläinenLeevi Meriläinen G 19 $750,000 $80,000 - $80,000 $838,333 $838,333
MandoleseKevin Mandolese G 21 $750,000 $85,000 $15,000 $70,000 $835,000 $835,000
LodinViktor Lodin C 22 $750,000 $80,000 - $70,000 $830,000 $830,000
KastelicMark Kastelic C 22 $750,000 $80,000 - $70,000 $821,667 $821,667
SokolovEgor Sokolov LW 21 $750,000 $85,000 $15,000 $80,000 $818,333 $818,333
GuenetteMaxence Guenette D 20 $750,000 $55,000 - $70,000 $813,333 $813,333
ReinhardtCole Reinhardt LW 21 $750,000 $55,000 - $750,000 $813,333 $813,333
AspirotJonathan Aspirot D 22 $750,000 $35,000 - $65,000 $768,333 $768,333
AbergPontus Aberg LW 28 $750,000 - - $150,000 $750,000 $750,000
AgozzinoAndrew Agozzino LW 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
HeatheringtonDillon Heatherington D 26 $750,000 - - $250,000 $750,000 $750,000
SherwoodKole Sherwood LW 24 $750,000 - - $150,000 $750,000 $750,000
BrannstromErik Brannstrom D 22 $832,500 - - $70,000 $863,333 $8,634