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 7 $28,925,000 $4,132,143 35.06%
2 WPG 8 $27,562,500 $3,445,313 34.28%
3 NSH 7 $27,532,550 $3,933,221 34.64%
4 VAN 8 $27,360,000 $3,420,000 33.67%
5 STL 7 $27,112,500 $3,873,214 33.31%
6 MIN 7 $26,020,000 $3,717,143 33.06%
7 VGK 7 $25,784,438 $3,683,491 31.25%
8 SJS 7 $25,222,536 $3,603,219 30.57%
9 COL 5 $24,648,352 $4,929,670 29.89%
10 TBL 9 $24,443,840 $2,715,982 29.63%
11 NYR 7 $23,678,192 $3,382,599 29.14%
12 DAL 7 $22,925,000 $3,275,000 27.83%
13 ANA 8 $22,862,500 $2,857,813 33.14%
14 PIT 7 $22,583,547 $3,226,221 27.37%
15 CAR 7 $22,230,000 $3,175,714 26.98%
16 CHI 8 $22,143,517 $2,767,940 28.55%
17 EDM 7 $21,657,803 $3,093,972 26.54%
18 NYI 8 $21,494,012 $2,686,752 26.66%
19 LAK 7 $20,730,700 $2,961,529 25.44%
20 NJD 7 $19,785,803 $2,826,543 23.98%
21 CGY 8 $19,105,270 $2,388,159 23.18%
22 OTT 7 $18,991,912 $2,713,130 23.76%
23 PHI 6 $18,896,736 $3,149,456 22.99%
24 FLA 7 $18,041,643 $2,577,378 22.04%
25 SEA 6 $17,000,000 $2,833,333 20.65%
26 ARI 7 $16,561,667 $2,365,952 26.04%
27 MTL 8 $15,607,110 $1,950,889 19.18%
28 TOR 7 $14,700,000 $2,100,000 17.86%
29 DET 7 $14,063,333 $2,009,048 18.76%
30 BUF 7 $13,288,371 $1,898,339 20.88%
31 CBJ 7 $12,346,044 $1,763,721 14.96%
32 WAS 7 $10,904,617 $1,557,802 13.23%
Total 229 $674,209,493 $95,014,685 25.61%
Average 7 $21,069,047 $2,944,146 26.39%


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 Adam Fox $9,500,000 11.52%
Seth Jones $9,500,000 11.55%
Charles Mcavoy $9,500,000 11.52%
6 Darnell Nurse $9,250,000 11.34%
7 Roman Josi $9,059,000 10.98%
8 Dougie Hamilton $9,000,000 10.91%
Cale Makar $9,000,000 10.91%
10 Alex Pietrangelo $8,800,000 10.67%
11 Miro Heiskanen $8,450,000 10.33%
12 Oliver Ekman-Larsson $8,250,000 8.94%
13 Jacob Trouba $8,000,000 9.70%
Thomas Chabot $8,000,000 9.70%
Brent Burns $8,000,000 6.41%
16 Victor Hedman $7,875,000 9.55%
17 Quinn Hughes $7,850,000 9.66%
18 Jared Spurgeon $7,575,000 9.18%
19 Morgan Rielly $7,500,000 9.11%
Aaron Ekblad $7,500,000 9.16%
21 Marc-Edouard Vlasic $7,000,000 8.48%
John Klingberg $7,000,000 8.48%
23 Ryan McDonagh $6,750,000 8.18%
Ivan Provorov $6,750,000 8.21%
25 Hampus Lindholm $6,500,000 7.88%
Cam Fowler $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%
30 Joshua Morrissey $6,250,000 7.58%
Jeff Petry $6,250,000 7.58%
Mattias Ekholm $6,250,000 7.58%
33 Ryan Pulock $6,150,000 7.48%
34 Kris Letang $6,100,000 7.39%
35 Rasmus Dahlin $6,000,000 7.27%
Mathew Dumba $6,000,000 7.27%
Jonas Brodin $6,000,000 7.27%
Tyler Myers $6,000,000 7.38%
Erik Johnson $6,000,000 7.27%
40 Nate Schmidt $5,950,000 7.21%
41 Neal Pionk $5,875,000 7.12%
42 Esa Lindell $5,800,000 7.09%
43 Adam Pelech $5,750,000 6.99%
44 Jaccob Slavin $5,300,000 6.43%
45 Brady Skjei $5,250,000 6.37%
Alec Martinez $5,250,000 6.36%
47 Shea Theodore $5,200,000 6.30%
48 Dmitry Orlov $5,100,000 6.19%
Rasmus Ristolainen $5,100,000 6.20%
50 T.J. Brodie $5,000,000 6.08%
Samuel Girard $5,000,000 6.06%
52 Noah Hanifin $4,950,000 6.00%
53 Michael Matheson $4,875,000 5.99%
54 Mikhail Sergachev $4,800,000 5.82%
55 Ben Chiarot $4,750,000 5.76%
56 Travis Sanheim $4,675,000 5.69%
57 Jamie Oleksiak $4,600,000 5.58%
Jakob Chychrun $4,600,000 5.58%
59 Rasmus Andersson $4,550,000 5.52%
60 Nikita Zaitsev $4,500,000 5.45%
Tyson Barrie $4,500,000 5.51%
Shayne Gostisbehere $4,500,000 5.45%
63 Filip Hronek $4,400,000 5.33%
Connor Murphy $4,400,000 5.35%
65 Damon Severson $4,166,666 5.05%
66 Brandon Carlo $4,100,000 4.97%
Brian Dumoulin $4,100,000 4.97%
Devon Toews $4,100,000 4.97%
69 Marcus Pettersson $4,025,175 4.88%
70 Brett Pesce $4,025,000 4.89%
71 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%
Jake McCabe $4,000,000 4.86%
Nick Leddy $4,000,000 4.91%
77 Brenden Dillon $3,900,000 4.73%
Kevin Shattenkirk $3,900,000 4.73%
79 Nikita Zadorov $3,750,000 4.55%
80 Matthew Grzelcyk $3,687,500 4.47%
81 Ryan Suter $3,650,000 4.46%
82 David Savard $3,500,000 4.30%
Joel Edmundson $3,500,000 4.30%
Brandon Montour $3,500,000 4.28%
85 MacKenzie Weegar $3,250,000 3.94%
Mario Ferraro $3,250,000 3.94%
Cody Ceci $3,250,000 3.98%
88 Ryan Graves $3,166,666 3.84%
89 Matt Roy $3,150,000 3.85%
90 Ian Cole $3,000,000 3.64%
Derek Forbort $3,000,000 3.64%
Dylan Demelo $3,000,000 3.64%
Ryan Lindgren $3,000,000 3.64%
Travis Hamonic $3,000,000 3.64%
95 Erik Cernak $2,950,000 3.58%
96 Brayden McNabb $2,850,000 3.45%
97 Vladislav Gavrikov $2,800,000 3.39%
98 Carson Soucy $2,750,000 3.33%
Brett Kulak $2,750,000 3.37%
100 Gustav Forsling $2,666,667 3.26%
101 Sean Walker $2,650,000 3.24%
102 Adam Boqvist $2,600,000 3.15%
103 Philippe Myers $2,550,000 3.09%
104 Alexander Romanov $2,500,000 3.04%
Henri Jokiharju $2,500,000 3.03%
Patrik Nemeth $2,500,000 3.03%
Nick Jensen $2,500,000 3.03%
Radko Gudas $2,500,000 3.05%
109 Jacob Middleton $2,450,000 2.97%
110 Dante Fabbro $2,400,000 2.91%
111 Nicolas Hague $2,294,150 2.78%
112 Dmitry Kulikov $2,250,000 2.73%
113 Ethan Bear $2,200,000 2.22%
114 Justin Holl $2,000,000 2.43%
Alex Goligoski $2,000,000 2.42%
Jeremy Lauzon $2,000,000 2.42%
117 Niko Mikkola $1,900,000 2.33%
118 Jacob Bryson $1,850,000 2.24%
Colin Miller $1,850,000 2.26%
120 Sean Durzi $1,700,000 2.08%
121 Juuso Valimaki $1,550,000 1.88%
122 Jani Hakanpaa $1,500,000 1.83%
Travis Dermott $1,500,000 1.85%
124 Scott Mayfield $1,450,000 1.76%
125 Timothy Liljegren $1,400,000 1.70%
Rasmus Sandin $1,400,000 1.70%
127 Riley Stillman $1,350,000 1.66%
Jordan Oesterle $1,350,000 1.64%
Caleb Jones $1,350,000 1.64%
130 Nick Holden $1,300,000 1.58%
131 Joshua Brown $1,275,000 1.55%
132 Matthew Benning $1,250,000 1.52%
Troy Stecher $1,250,000 1.52%
134 Jon Merrill $1,200,000 1.45%
135 Jakub Zboril $1,137,500 1.38%
136 Jonas Siegenthaler $1,125,000 1.36%
137 Brendan Smith $1,100,000 1.33%
138 Jake Walman $1,050,000 1.27%
139 Connor Clifton $1,000,000 1.21%
Michael Anderson $1,000,000 1.22%
Justin Braun $1,000,000 1.22%
142 Jack Johnson $950,000 1.15%
Robert Bortuzzo $950,000 1.17%
Trevor Van Riemsdyk $950,000 1.15%
145 Dylan Samberg $925,000 1.12%
Tim Berni $925,000 0.82%
Jacob Christiansen $925,000 0.72%
Mattias Samuelsson $925,000 1.12%
K'Andre Miller $925,000 1.12%
Braden Schneider $925,000 1.12%
Nils Lundkvist $925,000 1.13%
Jake Sanderson $925,000 1.12%
Justin Barron $925,000 0.65%
Ian Mitchell $925,000 0.84%
155 Owen Power $916,667 1.11%
156 Connor Mackey $912,500 1.11%
157 Logan Stanley $900,000 1.09%
Erik Brannstrom $900,000 1.09%
William Borgen $900,000 1.09%
160 Tobias Bjornfot $894,167 0.59%
161 Janis Moser $886,667 1.07%
162 Cameron York $880,833 0.73%
163 Moritz Seider $863,333 1.05%
Evan Bouchard $863,333 1.06%
Philip Broberg $863,333 0.81%
166 Isaak Phillips $859,167 0.65%
167 Cal Foote $850,000 1.03%
Zach Bogosian $850,000 1.03%
Conor Timmins $850,000 1.03%
Luke Schenn $850,000 1.05%
Calvin de Haan $850,000 1.03%
Gustav Lindstrom $850,000 1.03%
Nathan Beaulieu $850,000 1.03%
Ben Hutton $850,000 1.03%
Urho Vaakanainen $850,000 1.03%
176 Jordan Harris $842,500 1.04%
177 Arber Xhekaj $828,333 1.02%
178 Sebastian Aho $825,000 1.00%
Nick Blankenburg $825,000 1.00%
Pierre-Olivier Joseph $825,000 1.00%
181 Mark Giordano $800,000 0.97%
Chad Ruhwedel $800,000 0.97%
Libor Hajek $800,000 0.97%
Robert Hagg $800,000 0.97%
Erik Gustafsson $800,000 0.97%
186 Kevin Bahl $795,000 0.92%
Calen Addison $795,000 0.96%
188 Martin Fehervary $791,667 0.96%
189 Andrew Peeke $787,500 0.95%
190 Nick Seeler $775,000 0.94%
Mark Friedman $775,000 0.59%
192 Johnathan Kovacevic $766,666 0.94%
193 Kyle Capobianco $762,500 0.92%
Haydn Fleury $762,500 0.92%
Nick DeSimone $762,500 0.61%
Jacob MacDonald $762,500 0.92%
Jaycob Megna $762,500 0.92%
Dylan Coghlan $762,500 0.93%
Jalen Chatfield $762,500 0.93%
Chris Wideman $762,500 0.94%
Colton White $762,500 0.92%
Daniil Miromanov $762,500 0.65%
Kevin Gravel $762,500 0.41%
Vincent Desharnais $762,500 0.47%
Calle Rosen $762,500 0.94%
206 Andreas Englund $750,000 0.66%
Casey Fitzgerald $750,000 0.46%
Joshua Mahura $750,000 0.92%
Marc Staal $750,000 0.92%
Parker Wotherspoon $750,000 0.54%
Gavin Bayreuther $750,000 0.80%
Alexander Edler $750,000 0.92%
Kale Clague $750,000 0.70%
Jeremy Davies $750,000 0.63%
Jordie Benn $750,000 0.91%
Ben Harpur $750,000 0.64%
Joel Hanley $750,000 0.92%
Michael Stone $750,000 0.91%
Kyle Burroughs $750,000 0.92%
Scott Harrington $750,000 0.85%
Cale Fleury $750,000 0.91%
Simon Benoit $750,000 0.91%
Matt Irwin $750,000 0.91%
224 Alex Carrier $733,333 0.89%
225 Alexander Alexeyev $12,950 0.02%