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 VGK 8 $34,319,643 $4,289,955 39.59%
2 BOS 8 $31,925,000 $3,990,625 39.41%
3 SJS 6 $30,375,833 $5,062,639 40.84%
4 EDM 7 $28,493,795 $4,070,542 38.23%
5 VAN 8 $27,472,500 $3,434,063 38.88%
6 WPG 7 $26,800,000 $3,828,571 39.51%
7 NYR 8 $26,675,000 $3,334,375 36.88%
8 COL 6 $25,981,667 $4,330,278 44.39%
9 MIN 7 $25,820,000 $3,688,571 33.68%
10 STL 7 $25,237,500 $3,605,357 34.51%
11 PHI 7 $25,187,500 $3,598,214 33.19%
12 TBL 6 $24,075,000 $4,012,500 29.18%
13 NSH 7 $23,892,333 $3,413,190 40.26%
14 OTT 7 $22,225,000 $3,175,000 35.55%
15 DAL 6 $21,013,333 $3,502,222 33.55%
16 TOR 5 $20,925,000 $4,185,000 27.83%
17 NJD 8 $20,830,832 $2,603,854 33.89%
18 FLA 5 $19,416,667 $3,883,333 24.64%
19 LAK 6 $19,276,667 $3,212,778 30.70%
20 PIT 6 $18,975,175 $3,162,529 32.36%
21 CAR 4 $18,625,000 $4,656,250 29.52%
22 WAS 6 $18,091,667 $3,015,278 24.13%
23 CGY 5 $16,462,500 $3,292,500 28.72%
24 CBJ 5 $16,254,166 $3,250,833 26.08%
25 SEA 5 $16,250,000 $3,250,000 26.91%
26 CHI 4 $15,766,667 $3,941,667 27.78%
27 MTL 5 $14,855,000 $2,971,000 18.92%
28 NYI 3 $13,350,000 $4,450,000 18.64%
29 ARI 6 $12,575,834 $2,095,972 26.41%
30 ANA 4 $12,075,000 $3,018,750 28.63%
31 BUF 4 $10,341,667 $2,585,417 22.44%
32 DET 4 $7,463,333 $1,865,833 15.64%
Total 190 $671,029,279 $112,777,098 25.42%
Average 6 $20,969,665 $3,531,733 31.28%


Rank Player 2022 Cap Dollars % of 2022 Cap
1 Erik Karlsson $11,500,000 13.94%
2 Drew Doughty $11,000,000 13.33%
3 Zachary Werenski $9,583,333 11.62%
4 Seth Jones $9,500,000 11.52%
Charles Mcavoy $9,500,000 11.52%
Adam Fox $9,500,000 11.52%
7 Darnell Nurse $9,250,000 11.21%
8 Roman Josi $9,059,000 10.98%
9 Dougie Hamilton $9,000,000 10.91%
Cale Makar $9,000,000 10.91%
11 Alex Pietrangelo $8,800,000 10.67%
12 Miro Heiskanen $8,450,000 10.24%
13 Oliver Ekman-Larsson $8,250,000 8.80%
14 Jacob Trouba $8,000,000 9.70%
Thomas Chabot $8,000,000 9.70%
John Carlson $8,000,000 9.70%
Brent Burns $8,000,000 9.70%
18 Victor Hedman $7,875,000 9.55%
19 Shea Weber $7,857,143 9.52%
20 Quinn Hughes $7,850,000 9.52%
21 Jared Spurgeon $7,575,000 9.18%
22 Aaron Ekblad $7,500,000 9.09%
Morgan Rielly $7,500,000 9.09%
24 Marc-Edouard Vlasic $7,000,000 8.48%
25 Ryan McDonagh $6,750,000 8.18%
Ivan Provorov $6,750,000 8.18%
27 Torey Krug $6,500,000 7.88%
Colton Parayko $6,500,000 7.88%
Justin Faulk $6,500,000 7.88%
Cam Fowler $6,500,000 7.88%
Hampus Lindholm $6,500,000 7.88%
32 Mattias Ekholm $6,250,000 7.58%
Joshua Morrissey $6,250,000 7.58%
Ryan Ellis $6,250,000 7.58%
Jeff Petry $6,250,000 7.58%
36 Ryan Pulock $6,150,000 7.45%
37 Rasmus Dahlin $6,000,000 7.27%
Erik Johnson $6,000,000 7.27%
Tyler Myers $6,000,000 7.27%
Mathew Dumba $6,000,000 7.27%
Jonas Brodin $6,000,000 7.27%
42 Nate Schmidt $5,950,000 7.21%
43 Neal Pionk $5,875,000 7.12%
44 Esa Lindell $5,800,000 7.03%
45 Adam Pelech $5,750,000 6.97%
46 Jacob Muzzin $5,625,000 6.82%
47 Duncan Keith $5,538,462 6.71%
48 Jaccob Slavin $5,300,000 6.42%
49 Alec Martinez $5,250,000 6.36%
Brady Skjei $5,250,000 6.36%
51 Shea Theodore $5,200,000 6.30%
52 Rasmus Ristolainen $5,100,000 6.18%
Dmitry Orlov $5,100,000 6.18%
54 T.J. Brodie $5,000,000 6.06%
Samuel Girard $5,000,000 6.06%
56 Noah Hanifin $4,950,000 6.00%
57 Michael Matheson $4,875,000 5.91%
58 Mikhail Sergachev $4,800,000 5.82%
59 Travis Sanheim $4,675,000 5.67%
60 Jamie Oleksiak $4,600,000 5.58%
Jakob Chychrun $4,600,000 5.58%
62 Rasmus Andersson $4,550,000 5.52%
63 Tyson Barrie $4,500,000 5.45%
Nikita Zaitsev $4,500,000 5.45%
Chris Tanev $4,500,000 5.45%
Shayne Gostisbehere $4,500,000 5.45%
67 Filip Hronek $4,400,000 5.33%
John Marino $4,400,000 5.33%
69 Oscar Klefbom $4,167,000 5.05%
70 Damon Severson $4,166,666 5.05%
71 Brandon Carlo $4,100,000 4.97%
Devon Toews $4,100,000 4.97%
Brian Dumoulin $4,100,000 4.97%
74 Jake Gardiner $4,050,000 4.91%
75 Marcus Pettersson $4,025,175 4.88%
76 Brett Pesce $4,025,000 4.88%
77 Vince Dunn $4,000,000 4.85%
Adam Larsson $4,000,000 4.85%
Jake McCabe $4,000,000 4.85%
80 Brenden Dillon $3,900,000 4.73%
Kevin Shattenkirk $3,900,000 4.73%
82 Matthew Grzelcyk $3,687,500 4.47%
83 Ryan Suter $3,650,000 4.42%
84 Brandon Montour $3,500,000 4.24%
David Savard $3,500,000 4.24%
Joel Edmundson $3,500,000 4.24%
87 Marco Scandella $3,275,000 3.97%
88 Cody Ceci $3,250,000 3.94%
MacKenzie Weegar $3,250,000 3.94%
90 Ryan Graves $3,166,666 3.84%
91 Matt Roy $3,150,000 3.82%
92 Dylan Demelo $3,000,000 3.64%
Ryan Lindgren $3,000,000 3.64%
Travis Hamonic $3,000,000 3.64%
Derek Forbort $3,000,000 3.64%
Mike Reilly $3,000,000 3.64%
97 Erik Cernak $2,950,000 3.58%
98 Brayden McNabb $2,850,000 3.45%
99 Vladislav Gavrikov $2,800,000 3.39%
100 Carson Soucy $2,750,000 3.33%
Zach Whitecloud $2,750,000 3.33%
102 Gustav Forsling $2,666,667 3.23%
103 Sean Walker $2,650,000 3.21%
104 Philippe Myers $2,550,000 3.09%
105 Henri Jokiharju $2,500,000 3.03%
Patrik Nemeth $2,500,000 3.03%
Radko Gudas $2,500,000 3.03%
Artem Zub $2,500,000 3.03%
Tucker Poolman $2,500,000 3.03%
Nick Jensen $2,500,000 3.03%
111 Dante Fabbro $2,400,000 2.91%
112 Jake Bean $2,333,333 2.83%
113 Dmitry Kulikov $2,250,000 2.73%
Radim Simek $2,250,000 2.73%
115 Jeremy Lauzon $2,000,000 2.42%
Justin Holl $2,000,000 2.42%
Michael Del Zotto $2,000,000 2.42%
Alex Goligoski $2,000,000 2.42%
119 Juuso Valimaki $1,550,000 1.88%
120 Jani Hakanpaa $1,500,000 1.82%
Travis Dermott $1,500,000 1.82%
122 Scott Mayfield $1,450,000 1.76%
123 Jordan Oesterle $1,350,000 1.64%
Riley Stillman $1,350,000 1.64%
125 Nick Holden $1,300,000 1.58%
126 Jon Merrill $1,200,000 1.45%
127 Jakub Zboril $1,137,500 1.38%
128 Jonas Siegenthaler $1,125,000 1.36%
129 Connor Clifton $1,000,000 1.21%
130 Kurtis Macdermid $987,500 1.20%
131 Dysin Mayo $950,000 1.15%
Robert Bortuzzo $950,000 1.15%
Trevor Van Riemsdyk $950,000 1.15%
134 Dylan Samberg $925,000 1.12%
Reilly Walsh $925,000 1.12%
Mattias Samuelsson $925,000 1.12%
Slater Koekkoek $925,000 1.12%
Nils Lundkvist $925,000 1.12%
K'Andre Miller $925,000 1.12%
Braden Schneider $925,000 1.12%
Jamie Drysdale $925,000 1.12%
Jake Sanderson $925,000 1.12%
143 Owen Power $916,667 1.11%
Alex Vlasic $916,667 1.11%
145 Connor Mackey $912,500 1.11%
146 Mark Borowiecki $900,000 1.09%
Logan Stanley $900,000 1.09%
William Borgen $900,000 1.09%
Jarred Tinordi $900,000 1.09%
150 Bowen Byram $894,167 1.08%
Tobias Bjornfot $894,167 1.08%
152 Janis Moser $886,667 1.07%
153 Cameron York $880,833 1.07%
154 Ryan Merkley $863,333 1.05%
Thomas Harley $863,333 1.05%
Ty Smith $863,333 1.05%
Moritz Seider $863,333 1.05%
Evan Bouchard $863,333 1.05%
159 Conor Timmins $850,000 1.03%
Gustav Lindstrom $850,000 1.03%
Cal Foote $850,000 1.03%
Zach Bogosian $850,000 1.03%
Luke Schenn $850,000 1.03%
Ben Hutton $850,000 1.03%
165 Jordan Harris $842,500 1.02%
166 Jordan Spence $820,000 0.99%
167 Mark Giordano $800,000 0.97%
Chad Ruhwedel $800,000 0.97%
169 Kevin Bahl $795,000 0.96%
Calen Addison $795,000 0.96%
171 Martin Fehervary $791,667 0.96%
172 Nikita Okhotyuk $789,167 0.96%
Vladislav Kolyachonok $789,167 0.96%
174 Andrew Peeke $787,500 0.95%
175 Nick Seeler $775,000 0.94%
Mark Friedman $775,000 0.94%
177 Jaycob Megna $762,500 0.92%
Calle Rosen $762,500 0.92%
Jacob Moverare $762,500 0.92%
Brady Keeper $762,500 0.92%
Dylan Coghlan $762,500 0.92%
Chris Wideman $762,500 0.92%
183 Yegor Zamula $756,667 0.92%
184 Dylan McIlrath $750,000 0.91%
Joel Hanley $750,000 0.91%
Steven Santini $750,000 0.91%
Kyle Burroughs $750,000 0.91%
Joshua Mahura $750,000 0.91%
Gavin Bayreuther $750,000 0.91%
190 Alex Carrier $733,333 0.89%