Defenseman SpendingDefenseman Spending

A real-time look at how NHL teams are spending their 2022 cap dollars on Defensemans.

 

Cap Allocation: Active Roster

Rank Team Players 2022 Cap Dollars Avg Cap Dollars % of 2022 Cap
1 BOS 8 $31,925,000 $3,990,625 37.67%
2 COL 8 $31,231,667 $3,903,958 38.77%
3 STL 7 $29,625,000 $4,232,143 36.68%
4 NSH 7 $28,092,333 $4,013,190 35.07%
5 WPG 8 $27,663,333 $3,457,917 35.54%
6 SJS 7 $27,512,500 $3,930,357 33.44%
7 VAN 7 $26,710,000 $3,815,714 31.80%
8 VGK 6 $25,700,000 $4,283,333 27.71%
9 PIT 8 $25,663,508 $3,207,939 30.56%
10 MIN 6 $25,225,000 $4,204,167 32.86%
11 PHI 8 $25,064,583 $3,133,073 29.63%
12 CGY 7 $25,050,000 $3,578,571 30.88%
13 NYR 7 $24,075,000 $3,439,286 29.54%
14 NJD 7 $23,908,332 $3,415,476 29.01%
15 TOR 7 $23,725,000 $3,389,286 27.85%
16 ANA 9 $23,687,500 $2,631,944 35.94%
17 CBJ 8 $23,679,166 $2,959,896 29.22%
18 CAR 7 $23,580,000 $3,368,571 27.74%
19 EDM 8 $23,151,666 $2,893,958 25.96%
20 DAL 7 $22,863,333 $3,266,190 30.29%
21 TBL 7 $22,787,500 $3,255,357 25.41%
22 CHI 7 $22,466,667 $3,209,524 30.07%
23 LAK 8 $21,906,667 $2,738,333 26.92%
24 OTT 7 $21,125,000 $3,017,857 27.50%
25 NYI 6 $20,675,000 $3,445,833 25.88%
26 SEA 6 $19,250,000 $3,208,333 23.62%
27 WAS 7 $18,891,667 $2,698,810 21.29%
28 FLA 7 $18,571,667 $2,653,095 21.79%
29 ARI 9 $17,561,667 $1,951,296 27.48%
30 DET 8 $16,363,333 $2,045,417 22.01%
31 BUF 7 $15,691,667 $2,241,667 24.95%
32 MTL 7 $15,155,000 $2,165,000 16.54%
Total 233 $748,578,756 $103,746,118 28.44%
Average 7 $23,393,086 $3,212,784 29.05%


Rank Player 2022 Cap Dollars % of 2022 Cap
1 Erik Karlsson $11,500,000 13.94%
2 Drew Doughty $11,000,000 13.44%
3 Zachary Werenski $9,583,333 11.62%
4 Adam Fox $9,500,000 11.52%
Charles Mcavoy $9,500,000 11.52%
Seth Jones $9,500,000 11.55%
7 Darnell Nurse $9,250,000 11.34%
8 Roman Josi $9,059,000 10.98%
9 Cale Makar $9,000,000 10.91%
Dougie Hamilton $9,000,000 10.91%
11 Alex Pietrangelo $8,800,000 10.67%
12 Miro Heiskanen $8,450,000 10.33%
13 Oliver Ekman-Larsson $8,250,000 8.94%
14 Brent Burns $8,000,000 6.41%
Jacob Trouba $8,000,000 9.70%
John Carlson $8,000,000 9.71%
Thomas Chabot $8,000,000 9.70%
18 Victor Hedman $7,875,000 9.55%
19 Quinn Hughes $7,850,000 9.66%
20 Jared Spurgeon $7,575,000 9.18%
21 Morgan Rielly $7,500,000 9.11%
Aaron Ekblad $7,500,000 9.16%
23 John Klingberg $7,000,000 8.48%
Marc-Edouard Vlasic $7,000,000 8.48%
25 Ivan Provorov $6,750,000 8.21%
Ryan McDonagh $6,750,000 8.18%
27 Hampus Lindholm $6,500,000 7.88%
Torey Krug $6,500,000 7.99%
Colton Parayko $6,500,000 7.99%
Justin Faulk $6,500,000 7.99%
Cam Fowler $6,500,000 7.88%
32 Joshua Morrissey $6,250,000 7.58%
Mattias Ekholm $6,250,000 7.58%
Jeff Petry $6,250,000 7.58%
35 Ryan Pulock $6,150,000 7.48%
36 Kris Letang $6,100,000 7.39%
37 Rasmus Dahlin $6,000,000 7.27%
Mathew Dumba $6,000,000 7.27%
Jonas Brodin $6,000,000 7.27%
Erik Johnson $6,000,000 7.27%
Tyler Myers $6,000,000 7.38%
42 Nate Schmidt $5,950,000 7.21%
43 Neal Pionk $5,875,000 7.12%
44 Esa Lindell $5,800,000 7.09%
45 Adam Pelech $5,750,000 6.99%
46 Jacob Muzzin $5,625,000 6.84%
47 Jaccob Slavin $5,300,000 6.43%
48 Alec Martinez $5,250,000 6.36%
Brady Skjei $5,250,000 6.37%
50 Shea Theodore $5,200,000 6.30%
51 Dmitry Orlov $5,100,000 6.19%
Rasmus Ristolainen $5,100,000 6.20%
53 Anthony DeAngelo $5,000,000 6.08%
T.J. Brodie $5,000,000 6.08%
Samuel Girard $5,000,000 6.06%
56 Noah Hanifin $4,950,000 6.00%
57 Michael Matheson $4,875,000 5.99%
58 Mikhail Sergachev $4,800,000 5.82%
59 Ben Chiarot $4,750,000 5.76%
60 Travis Sanheim $4,675,000 5.69%
61 Jamie Oleksiak $4,600,000 5.58%
Jakob Chychrun $4,600,000 5.58%
63 Rasmus Andersson $4,550,000 5.52%
64 Nikita Zaitsev $4,500,000 5.45%
Tyson Barrie $4,500,000 5.51%
Shayne Gostisbehere $4,500,000 5.45%
Chris Tanev $4,500,000 5.45%
Josh Manson $4,500,000 5.46%
69 Connor Murphy $4,400,000 5.35%
Filip Hronek $4,400,000 5.33%
John Marino $4,400,000 5.33%
72 Damon Severson $4,166,666 5.05%
73 Brandon Carlo $4,100,000 4.97%
Brian Dumoulin $4,100,000 4.97%
Devon Toews $4,100,000 4.97%
76 Marcus Pettersson $4,025,175 4.88%
77 Brett Pesce $4,025,000 4.89%
78 Noah Dobson $4,000,000 4.86%
Erik Gudbranson $4,000,000 4.85%
Vince Dunn $4,000,000 4.85%
Adam Larsson $4,000,000 4.85%
Nick Leddy $4,000,000 4.91%
Jake McCabe $4,000,000 4.86%
84 Kevin Shattenkirk $3,900,000 4.73%
Brenden Dillon $3,900,000 4.73%
86 Nikita Zadorov $3,750,000 4.55%
87 Matthew Grzelcyk $3,687,500 4.47%
88 Ryan Suter $3,650,000 4.46%
89 David Savard $3,500,000 4.30%
Joel Edmundson $3,500,000 4.30%
Brandon Montour $3,500,000 4.28%
92 Marco Scandella $3,275,000 4.02%
93 Mario Ferraro $3,250,000 3.94%
Cody Ceci $3,250,000 3.98%
MacKenzie Weegar $3,250,000 3.94%
96 Ryan Graves $3,166,666 3.84%
97 Matt Roy $3,150,000 3.85%
98 Ryan Lindgren $3,000,000 3.64%
Justin Schultz $3,000,000 3.64%
Travis Hamonic $3,000,000 3.64%
Dylan Demelo $3,000,000 3.64%
Ian Cole $3,000,000 3.64%
Derek Forbort $3,000,000 3.64%
Mike Reilly $3,000,000 3.64%
105 Erik Cernak $2,950,000 3.58%
106 Brayden McNabb $2,850,000 3.45%
107 Vladislav Gavrikov $2,800,000 3.39%
108 Zach Whitecloud $2,750,000 3.33%
Ilya Lyubushkin $2,750,000 3.33%
Carson Soucy $2,750,000 3.33%
Brett Kulak $2,750,000 3.37%
Jan Rutta $2,750,000 3.33%
113 Gustav Forsling $2,666,667 3.26%
114 Sean Walker $2,650,000 3.24%
115 Adam Boqvist $2,600,000 3.15%
116 Philippe Myers $2,550,000 3.09%
117 Alexander Romanov $2,500,000 3.04%
Henri Jokiharju $2,500,000 3.03%
Nick Jensen $2,500,000 3.03%
Artem Zub $2,500,000 3.03%
Patrik Nemeth $2,500,000 3.03%
Oliver Kylington $2,500,000 3.03%
Radko Gudas $2,500,000 3.05%
Tucker Poolman $2,500,000 3.08%
125 Jacob Middleton $2,450,000 2.97%
126 Dante Fabbro $2,400,000 2.91%
127 Jake Bean $2,333,333 2.83%
128 Radim Simek $2,250,000 2.73%
Dmitry Kulikov $2,250,000 2.73%
Olli Maatta $2,250,000 2.73%
131 Ethan Bear $2,200,000 2.67%
132 Alex Goligoski $2,000,000 2.42%
Jeremy Lauzon $2,000,000 2.42%
Justin Holl $2,000,000 2.43%
135 Niko Mikkola $1,900,000 2.33%
136 Jacob Bryson $1,850,000 2.24%
Colin Miller $1,850,000 2.26%
138 Sean Durzi $1,700,000 2.08%
139 Juuso Valimaki $1,550,000 1.88%
140 Markus Nutivaara $1,500,000 1.82%
Jani Hakanpaa $1,500,000 1.83%
Travis Dermott $1,500,000 1.85%
143 Scott Mayfield $1,450,000 1.76%
144 Timothy Liljegren $1,400,000 1.70%
Rasmus Sandin $1,400,000 1.70%
146 Caleb Jones $1,350,000 1.64%
Riley Stillman $1,350,000 1.64%
Jordan Oesterle $1,350,000 1.64%
149 Nick Holden $1,300,000 1.58%
150 Joshua Brown $1,275,000 1.55%
151 Matthew Benning $1,250,000 1.52%
Troy Stecher $1,250,000 1.52%
153 Jon Merrill $1,200,000 1.45%
154 Jakub Zboril $1,137,500 1.38%
155 Jonas Siegenthaler $1,125,000 1.36%
156 Brendan Smith $1,100,000 1.33%
157 Jake Walman $1,050,000 1.27%
158 Michael Anderson $1,000,000 1.22%
Justin Braun $1,000,000 1.22%
Connor Clifton $1,000,000 1.21%
161 Kurtis Macdermid $987,500 1.20%
162 Trevor Van Riemsdyk $950,000 1.15%
Robert Bortuzzo $950,000 1.17%
Jack Johnson $950,000 1.15%
Simon Nemec $950,000 1.15%
Dysin Mayo $950,000 1.15%
167 Jamie Drysdale $925,000 1.12%
Zachary Jones $925,000 1.12%
K'Andre Miller $925,000 1.12%
Braden Schneider $925,000 1.12%
Mattias Samuelsson $925,000 1.12%
Jake Sanderson $925,000 1.12%
Justin Barron $925,000 1.14%
Dylan Samberg $925,000 1.12%
Slater Koekkoek $925,000 1.13%
176 Owen Power $916,667 1.11%
Alex Vlasic $916,667 1.11%
178 William Borgen $900,000 1.09%
Erik Brannstrom $900,000 1.09%
Logan Stanley $900,000 1.09%
Mark Borowiecki $900,000 1.09%
182 Tobias Bjornfot $894,167 1.09%
Bowen Byram $894,167 1.08%
184 Janis Moser $886,667 1.07%
185 Ronald Attard $883,750 1.08%
186 Cameron York $880,833 1.07%
187 Thomas Harley $863,333 1.06%
Ville Heinola $863,333 1.05%
Moritz Seider $863,333 1.05%
Evan Bouchard $863,333 1.06%
Philip Broberg $863,333 1.06%
Ty Smith $863,333 1.05%
193 Calle Sjalin $855,000 1.04%
194 Luke Schenn $850,000 1.05%
Conor Timmins $850,000 1.03%
Ben Hutton $850,000 1.03%
Urho Vaakanainen $850,000 1.03%
Gustav Lindstrom $850,000 1.03%
Mark Pysyk $850,000 1.03%
Cal Foote $850,000 1.03%
201 Jordan Harris $842,500 1.04%
202 Sebastian Aho $825,000 1.00%
Nick Blankenburg $825,000 1.00%
204 Libor Hajek $800,000 0.97%
Erik Gustafsson $800,000 0.97%
Mark Giordano $800,000 0.97%
Chad Ruhwedel $800,000 0.97%
Lucas Carlsson $800,000 0.98%
209 Martin Fehervary $791,667 0.96%
210 Andrew Peeke $787,500 0.95%
211 Nick Seeler $775,000 0.94%
Mark Friedman $775,000 0.94%
213 Jaycob Megna $762,500 0.92%
Jacob Moverare $762,500 0.93%
Dylan Coghlan $762,500 0.93%
Jalen Chatfield $762,500 0.93%
Colton White $762,500 0.92%
Chris Wideman $762,500 0.94%
Haydn Fleury $762,500 0.92%
220 Marc Staal $750,000 0.92%
Andreas Englund $750,000 0.91%
Kyle Burroughs $750,000 0.92%
Alexander Edler $750,000 0.92%
Cam Dineen $750,000 0.91%
Gavin Bayreuther $750,000 0.91%
Joel Hanley $750,000 0.92%
Matt Irwin $750,000 0.91%
Simon Benoit $750,000 0.91%
Joshua Mahura $750,000 0.91%
Corey Schueneman $750,000 0.92%
Lawrence Pilut $750,000 0.91%
Ryan Murray $750,000 0.92%
233 Alex Carrier $733,333 0.89%