Tampa Bay Lightning 2021-2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Tampa Bay Lightning 2021-2022 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Player (20) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
Kucherov Nikita Kucherov RW 28 $3,500,000 $8,500,000 - $12,000,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 11.66 NMC
Vasilevski Andrei Vasilevski G 27 $1,000,000 $10,000,000 - $11,000,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 11.66 NMC
Stamkos Steven Stamkos C 31 $1,000,000 $6,500,000 - $7,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 10.43 NMC
Hedman Victor Hedman D 31 $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000 $7,875,000 $7,875,000 9.66
Point Brayden Point C 25 $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000 $6,750,000 $6,750,000 8.28
McDonagh Ryan McDonagh D 32 $8,400,000 - - $8,400,000 $6,750,000 $6,750,000 8.28 Full-NTC
Palat Ondrej Palat LW 30 $5,300,000 - - $5,300,000 $5,300,000 $5,300,000 6.50 M-NTC
Cirelli Anthony Cirelli C 24 $3,300,000 $1,500,000 - $4,800,000 $4,800,000 $4,800,000 5.89
Sergachev Mikhail Sergachev D 23 $3,300,000 $1,500,000 - $4,800,000 $4,800,000 $4,800,000 5.89
Killorn Alexander Killorn C 32 $4,450,000 - - $4,450,000 $4,450,000 $4,450,000 5.46 M-NTC
Cernak Erik Cernak D 24 $1,950,000 $1,000,000 - $2,950,000 $2,950,000 $2,950,000 3.62
Hagel Brandon Hagel LW 23 $1,000,000 - - $210,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 1.84
Rutta Jan Rutta D 31 $1,700,000 - - $1,700,000 $1,300,000 $1,300,000 1.60
Colton Ross Colton C 25 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,125,000 $1,125,000 1.38
Perry Corey Perry RW 36 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.23
Bellemare Pierre-Edouard Bellemare LW 36 $750,000 - - $750,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 1.23
Maroon Patrick Maroon LW 33 $1,000,000 - - $1,000,000 $900,000 $900,000 1.10 M-NTC
Bogosian Zach Bogosian D 31 $750,000 - - $750,000 $850,000 $850,000 1.04
Foote Cal Foote D 23 $750,000 - - $750,000 $850,000 $850,000 1.04
Paul Nicholas Paul C 26 $1,500,000 - - $300,000 $1,350,000 $749,250 0.92
 

2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Elliott Brian Elliott
(Covid-19)
G 36 $900,000 - - $900,000 $900,000 $900,000 1.10
 

2021 Long Term Injured Reserve Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
Seabrook Brent Seabrook
(Shoulder)
D 36 $4,000,000 $2,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,875,000 $6,875,000 8.44
 

2021 Buried Cap

Player (11) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
ClaessonFredrik Claesson D 29 $750,000 - - $350,000 $750,000 $350,000 0.43
DumontGabriel Dumont C 31 $750,000 - - $350,000 $750,000 $350,000 0.43
RaddyshDarren Raddysh D 25 $750,000 - - $350,000 $750,000 $350,000 0.43
TuftoOdeen Tufto C 25 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $268,750 $842,500 $198,011 0.24
Barre-BouletAlex Barre-Boulet C 24 $750,000 - - $157,500 $758,333 $159,264 0.20
FortierGabriel Fortier LW 21 $750,000 - $132,500 $135,000 $791,667 $142,488 0.17
DaySean Day D 24 $750,000 - - $125,000 $750,000 $125,000 0.15
ElieRemi Elie LW 26 $750,000 - - $75,000 $750,000 $75,000 0.09
LagaceMaxime Lagace G 29 $750,000 - - $15,000 $750,000 $15,000 0.02
AlnefeltHugo Alnefelt G 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $103,750 $850,833 $12,762 0.02
NashRiley Nash C 32 $750,000 - - $3,750 $750,000 $3,750 0.00
 

2021 Buyout Cap

Player (1) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
LecavalierVincent Lecavalier RW 41 $1,761,905 - - $1,761,905   - - 0.00
 

2021 Retained Cap

Player (6) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary   Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap %
JosephMathieu Joseph RW 24 $620,000 - - $620,000 - - 0.00
KatchoukBoris Katchouk LW 23 $592,500 - - $592,500 - - 0.00
RaddyshTaylor Raddysh RW 23 $592,500 - - $592,500 - - 0.00
SmithGemel Smith C 27 $375,000 - - $375,000 - - 0.00
SustrAndrej Sustr D 31 $165,000 - - $165,000 - - 0.00
NashRiley Nash C 32 $112,500 - - $112,500 - - 0.00
 

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 $80,449,250
Injured Reserve Money $900,000
Long Term Reserve Money $-1,630,525
Buried Money $1,781,275
Total Allocated Cap $81,500,000
Cap Space $0
Cap Type Cap Total
2021-2022 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2021-2022 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 $58,650,000 $29,000,000 - $85,660,000 $81,050,000 $80,449,250
Injured Reserve $900,000 - - $900,000 $900,000 $900,000
Long Term Injured Reserve $4,000,000 $2,000,000 - $6,000,000 $6,875,000 $-1,630,525
Buried $8,250,000 $185,000 $297,500 $1,933,750 $1,781,275 $1,781,275
Total Cap Allocations $76,019,405 $31,185,000 $297,500 - $90,606,275 $81,500,000
Cap Space $0


2021-2022 Non-Roster Players

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

Player (28) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
FelhaberTye Felhaber C 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
MelnichukAlexei Melnichuk G 23 $832,500 $92,500 - $70,000 $925,000 $925,000
CajkovicMaxim Cajkovic RW 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $850,833 $850,833
SchmidtRoman Schmidt D 18 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $850,833 $850,833
ThompsonJack Thompson D 19 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $850,833 $850,833
KoepkeCole Koepke LW 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $842,500 $842,500
RyforsSimon Ryfors C 24 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $842,500 $842,500
MiftakhovAmir Miftakhov G 21 $750,000 $80,000 - $80,000 $838,888 $838,888
FinleyJack Finley C 19 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $820,000 $820,000
GoncalvesGage Goncalves C 21 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $80,000 $820,000 $820,000
GreenAlexander Green D 23 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $817,500 $817,500
SemykinDmitri Semykin D 21 $750,000 $82,500 - $70,000 $813,333 $813,333
HudonCharles Hudon LW 27 $750,000 - - - $750,000 $750,000
RichardAnthony Richard C 25 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
SmithGemel Smith C 27 $750,000 - - $250,000 $750,000 $750,000
SomppiOtto Somppi C 24 $750,000 - - $100,000 $750,000 $750,000
WalcottDaniel Walcott LW 27 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
ClaessonFredrik Claesson D 29 $750,000 - - $250,000 $750,000 $350,000
DumontGabriel Dumont C 31 $750,000 - - $250,000 $750,000 $350,000
RaddyshDarren Raddysh D 25 $750,000 - - $250,000 $750,000 $350,000
TuftoOdeen Tufto C 25 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $842,500 $198,011
Barre-BouletAlex Barre-Boulet C 24 $750,000 - - - $758,333 $159,264
FortierGabriel Fortier LW 21 $750,000 - $132,500 $70,000 $791,667 $142,488
DaySean Day D 24 $750,000 - - $100,000 $750,000 $125,000
ElieRemi Elie LW 26 $750,000 - - - $750,000 $75,000
LagaceMaxime Lagace G 29 $750,000 - - $250,000 $750,000 $15,000
AlnefeltHugo Alnefelt G 20 $750,000 $92,500 $82,500 $70,000 $850,833 $12,762
NashRiley Nash C 32 $750,000 - - $750,000 $750,000 $3,750