Tampa Bay Lightning 2020-2021 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Tampa Bay Lightning 2020-2021 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Player (26) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
Vasilevskiy Andrei Vasilevskiy G 26 $3,500,000 $8,500,000 - $12,000,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 11.66 NMC
Hedman Victor Hedman D 30 $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 $7,875,000 $7,875,000 9.66
McDonagh Ryan McDonagh D 31 $5,460,000 - - $5,460,000 $6,750,000 $6,750,000 8.28 Full-NTC
Point Brayden Point C 24 $2,500,000 $3,500,000 - $6,000,000 $6,750,000 $6,750,000 8.28
Palat Ondrej Palat LW 29 $3,445,000 - - $3,445,000 $5,300,000 $5,300,000 6.50 Full-NTC
Gourde Yanni Gourde C 29 $4,100,000 - - $4,100,000 $5,166,666 $5,166,666 6.34 Full-NTC
Johnson Tyler Johnson C 30 $3,750,000 - - $3,750,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 6.13 Full-NTC
Cirelli Anthony Cirelli C 23 $900,000 $1,500,000 - $2,400,000 $4,800,000 $4,800,000 5.89
Sergachev Mikhail Sergachev D 22 $900,000 $1,500,000 - $2,400,000 $4,800,000 $4,800,000 5.89
Killorn Alexander Killorn C 31 $4,450,000 - - $4,450,000 $4,450,000 $4,450,000 5.46 M-NTC
Cernak Erik Cernak D 23 $775,000 $700,000 - $1,475,000 $2,950,000 $2,950,000 3.62
Coleman Blake Coleman C 29 $1,800,000 - - $1,800,000 $1,800,000 $1,800,000 2.21
McElhinney Curtis McElhinney G 37 $1,300,000 - - $1,300,000 $1,300,000 $1,300,000 1.60
Savard David Savard D 30 $4,000,000 - - $965,524 $4,250,000 $1,062,500 1.30
Goodrow Barclay Goodrow LW 27 $750,000 $100,000 - $850,000 $925,000 $925,000 1.13
Maroon Patrick Maroon LW 32 $800,000 - - $800,000 $900,000 $900,000 1.10 M-NTC
Rutta Jan Rutta D 30 $800,000 $100,000 - $900,000 $1,300,000 $815,640 1.00
Joseph Mathieu Joseph RW 23 $700,000 - - $700,000 $737,500 $737,500 0.90
Stephens Mitchell Stephens C 23 $700,000 - - $700,000 $737,500 $737,500 0.90
Gibson Chris Gibson G 28 $700,000 - - $350,000 $700,000 $350,000 0.43 Two-Way
Smith Gemel Smith C 26 $700,000 - - $350,000 $700,000 $350,000 0.43 Two-Way
Claesson Fredrik Claesson D 28 $700,000 - - $300,000 $700,000 $300,000 0.37 Two-Way
Thomas Ben Thomas D 24 $700,000 - - $200,000 $700,000 $200,000 0.25 Two-Way
Barre-Boulet Alex Barre-Boulet C 23 $700,000 $77,777 - $228,627 $758,333 $163,425 0.20
Colton Ross Colton C 24 $700,000 - - $125,000 $700,000 $125,000 0.15 Two-Way
Walcott Daniel Walcott D 26 $700,000 - - $6,034 $700,000 $6,034 0.01
 

2020 Long Term Injured Reserve Cap

Player (4) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Kucherov Nikita Kucherov
(Hip)
RW 27 $4,000,000 $5,000,000 - $9,000,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 11.66
Stamkos Steven Stamkos
(Lower-body)
C 30 $1,000,000 $8,500,000 - $9,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 10.43
Gaborik Marian Gaborik
(Foot)
RW 38 $3,075,000 - - $3,075,000 $4,875,000 $4,875,000 5.98
Nilsson Anders Nilsson
(Concussion)
G 30 $2,400,000 - - $2,400,000 $2,600,000 $2,600,000 3.19
 

2020 Buried Cap

Player (3) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
FooteCal Foote D 22 $832,500 $92,500 $500,000 $666,660 $925,000 $637,920 0.78
BorgmanAndreas Borgman D 25 $700,000 - - $350,000 $700,000 $350,000 0.43
NievesCristoval Nieves C 27 $708,000 - - $6,103 $708,000 $6,103 0.01
 

2020 Buyout Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
LecavalierVincent Lecavalier RW 40 $1,761,905 - - $1,761,905   - - 0.00
 

2020 Retained Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
VolkovAlexander Volkov RW 23 $428,470 - - $428,470 - - 0.00
 

2020-2021 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Adj Cap Total
2020-2021 NHL Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2020-2021 NHL Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Active Contracts $73,114,265
Long Term Reserve Money $7,096,004
Buried Money $994,023
Taxi Squad Money $295,708
Total Allocated Cap $81,500,000
Cap Space $0
Cap Type Cap Total
2020-2021 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2020-2021 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Tampa Bay's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $53,530,000 $15,977,777 - $63,055,185 $80,249,999 $73,114,265
Long Term Injured Reserve $10,475,000 $13,500,000 - $23,975,000 $25,475,000 $7,096,004
Buried $2,240,500 $92,500 $500,000 $1,022,763 $994,023 $994,023
Taxi Squad Money $1,500,000 - - $295,708 $1,500,000 $295,708
Total Cap Allocations $69,935,875 $29,570,277 $500,000 - $108,219,022 $81,500,000
Cap Space $0


2020-2021 Taxi Squad Players

Player (18) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
SchennLuke Schenn D 31 $800,000 - - $800,000 $800,000 $289,674
MartinSpencer Martin G 25 $700,000 - - $100,000 $700,000 $6,034


2020-2021 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (18) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
KatchoukBoris Katchouk LW 22 $832,500 - - $70,000 $833,333 $833,333
RaddyshTaylor Raddysh RW 22 $832,500 - - $70,000 $833,333 $833,333
FinleyJack Finley C 18 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $80,000 $825,833 $825,833
GoncalvesGage Goncalves C 20 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $80,000 $825,833 $825,833
GreenAlexander Green D 22 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $817,500 $817,500
SemykinDmitri Semykin D 20 $700,000 $75,000 - $70,000 $813,333 $813,333
HuntingtonJimmy Huntington C 22 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $809,166 $809,166
LohinRyan Lohin C 24 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $792,500 $792,500
FortierGabriel Fortier LW 20 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $791,667 $791,667
MorandAntoine Morand C 21 $700,000 $92,500 $132,500 $70,000 $778,333 $778,333
SomppiOtto Somppi C 23 $700,000 $80,000 $20,000 $70,000 $763,333 $763,333
LipanovAlexei Lipanov C 21 $700,000 - $132,500 $70,000 $747,500 $747,500
DaySean Day D 23 $700,000 - - $70,000 $700,000 $700,000
LashoffBrian Lashoff D 30 $700,000 - - $700,000 $700,000 $700,000
WitkowskiLuke Witkowski D 30 $700,000 - - $250,000 $700,000 $700,000
FooteCal Foote D 22 $832,500 $92,500 $500,000 $70,000 $925,000 $637,920
BorgmanAndreas Borgman D 25 $700,000 - - $250,000 $700,000 $350,000
NievesCristoval Nieves C 27 $708,000 - - $708,000 $708,000 $6,103