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.

Senators – The Athletic

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 11.58
Chabot Thomas Chabot D 24 $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 11.28
Murray Matthew Murray G 27 $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $6,250,000 $6,250,000 8.82 M-NTC
Batherson Drake Batherson C 23 $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000 $4,975,000 $4,975,000 7.02
Tierney Chris Tierney C 27 $4,200,000 - - $4,200,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 4.94 Two-Way
Zub Artem Zub D 25 $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 3.53
Sanford Zach Sanford LW 26 $2,000,000 - - $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 2.82
Holden Nick Holden D 34 $1,400,000 - - $1,400,000 $1,700,000 $1,700,000 2.40
Watson Austin Watson LW 29 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 2.12
Paul Nicholas Paul C 26 $1,500,000 - - $1,500,000 $1,350,000 $1,350,000 1.90
Brown Joshua Brown D 27 $1,400,000 - - $1,400,000 $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.69
Mete Victor Mete D 23 $1,200,000 - - $1,200,000 $1,200,000 $1,200,000 1.69
Gambrell Dylan Gambrell C 25 $1,100,000 - - $1,028,500 $1,100,000 $1,100,000 1.55
Gaudette Adam Gaudette C 24 $997,500 - - $763,164 $997,500 $997,500 1.41
Norris Josh Norris C 22 $832,500 $92,500 $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.30 Two-Way
Stützle Tim Stützle C 19 $832,500 $92,500 $2,500,000 $832,500 $925,000 $925,000 1.30 Two-Way
Ennis Tyler Ennis C 31 $900,000 - - $900,000 $900,000 $900,000 1.27
Forsberg Anton Forsberg G 28 $900,000 - - $900,000 $900,000 $900,000 1.27
Brannstrom Erik Brannstrom D 22 $832,500 - - $832,500 $863,333 $751,158 1.06 Two-Way
Formenton Alex Formenton LW 22 $750,000 - $107,500 $750,000 $747,500 $747,500 1.05 Two-Way
Bernard-Docker Jacob Bernard-Docker D 21 $832,500 $92,500 $425,000 $925,000 $925,000 $490,250 0.69 Two-Way
Bishop Clark Bishop C 25 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $424,000 0.60 Two-Way
Gustavsson Filip Gustavsson G 23 $750,000 - - $750,000 $787,500 $409,552 0.58 Two-Way
 

2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (7) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
White Colin White
(Shoulder)
C 24 $4,750,000 - - $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 6.70
Zaitsev Nikita Zaitsev
(Heel)
D 29 $4,500,000 - - $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 6.35
Brown Connor Brown
(Undisclosed)
RW 27 $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $3,600,000 $3,600,000 5.08
Pinto Shane Pinto
(Upper-body)
C 20 $832,500 $92,500 $600,000 $925,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.30
Sabourin Scott Sabourin
(Undisclosed)
RW 29 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $502,500 0.71
Bishop Clark Bishop
(Ankle)
C 25 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $131,034 0.18
Crookshank Angus Crookshank
(Undisclosed)
LW 21 $750,000 $80,000 - $830,000 $838,333 - 0.00
 

2021 Buried Cap

Player (9) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Del ZottoMichael Del Zotto D 31 $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $2,000,000 $875,000 1.23
HeatheringtonDillon Heatherington D 26 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $195,000 0.28
ShawLogan Shaw RW 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $725,000 $192,125 0.27
ThomsonLassi Thomson D 21 $832,500 $92,500 $425,000 $925,000 $894,167 $143,072 0.20
KellyParker Kelly C 22 $750,000 - - $750,000 $726,667 $119,889 0.17
SokolovEgor Sokolov LW 21 $750,000 $85,000 $15,000 $835,000 $818,333 $32,736 0.05
AgozzinoAndrew Agozzino LW 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $22,500 0.03
GuenetteMaxence Guenette D 20 $750,000 $55,000 - $805,000 $813,333 $12,201 0.02
LeslieZachary Leslie D 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $7,500 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 5.05
 

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 0.50
 

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 $50,953,531
Injured Reserve Money $14,408,534
Buried Money $1,600,023
Buyout Money $3,583,333
Retained Money $354,167
Total Allocated Cap $70,899,588
Cap Space $10,600,412
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 $43,977,500 $277,500 $3,882,500 $43,856,664 $52,254,404 $50,953,531
Injured Reserve $16,382,500 $172,500 $600,000 $16,555,000 $16,163,333 $14,408,534
Buried $7,832,500 $232,500 $440,000 $8,065,000 $1,600,023 $1,600,023
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 $71,442,500 $682,500 $4,922,500 - $73,955,260 $70,899,588
Cap Space $10,600,412


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
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
Del ZottoMichael Del Zotto D 31 $1,750,000 - - $1,750,000 $2,000,000 $875,000
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
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
HeatheringtonDillon Heatherington D 26 $750,000 - - $250,000 $750,000 $195,000
ShawLogan Shaw RW 28 $750,000 - - - $725,000 $192,125
ThomsonLassi Thomson D 21 $832,500 $92,500 $425,000 $70,000 $894,167 $143,072
KellyParker Kelly C 22 $750,000 - - $65,000 $726,667 $119,889
SokolovEgor Sokolov LW 21 $750,000 $85,000 $15,000 $80,000 $818,333 $32,736
AgozzinoAndrew Agozzino LW 28 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $22,500
GuenetteMaxence Guenette D 20 $750,000 $55,000 - $70,000 $813,333 $12,201
LeslieZachary Leslie D 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $7,500