Tampa Bay Lightning Active Financial Summary

A summary of financial breakdowns for the Tampa Bay Lightning, including multi-year cap totals, player cap hits, top earnings, contracts, & free agents.

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Salary Cap Breakdown Totals

A current & future look at the signed players & cap dollars allocated by position group.

    2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Total Cap Allocations   $108,807,218 $89,832,219 $64,258,053 $43,125,000 $35,250,000
Signed Players   49 28 14 5 4
Forwards   $36,079,166 $41,141,666 $29,016,666 $19,000,000 $19,000,000
Defensemen   $25,263,750 $24,075,000 $15,475,000 $14,625,000 $6,750,000
Goaltending   $10,400,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000
Injured Reserve   $2,342,500
Suspended  
Buried/Buyout/Dead Cap  


 

Roster Cap Figures

Current & future salary payroll figures for players on the active roster. For more view the complete Lightning Salary Payroll Table

Forward Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Nikita Kucherov RW $9,500,000 NMC $9,500,000 NMC $9,500,000 NMC $9,500,000 M-NTC $9,500,000 M-NTC
Steven Stamkos C $8,500,000 NMC $8,500,000 NMC $8,500,000 NMC 0UFA 0-
Brayden Point C $6,750,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000
Ondrej Palat LW $5,300,000 M-NTC 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Anthony Cirelli C $4,800,000 $4,800,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Alexander Killorn C $4,450,000 M-NTC $4,450,000 M-NTC 0UFA 0- 0-
Ross Colton C $1,125,000 $1,125,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Corey Perry RW $1,000,000 0- 0UFA 0- 0-
Pierre-Edouard Bellemare LW $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Patrick Maroon LW $900,000 M-NTC 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Odeen Tufto C $842,500 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Boris Katchouk LW $758,333 $758,333 $758,333 0RFA 0-
Taylor Raddysh RW $758,333 $758,333 $758,333 0RFA 0-
Gemel Smith C $32,328 $750,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Remi Elie LW $750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Mathieu Joseph RW $737,500 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Defenseman Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Victor Hedman D $7,875,000 $7,875,000 $7,875,000 $7,875,000 0UFA
Brent Seabrook D $6,875,000 NMC $6,875,000 M-NTC $6,875,000 M-NTC 0UFA 0-
Ryan McDonagh D $6,750,000 Full-NTC $6,750,000 Full-NTC $6,750,000 Full-NTC $6,750,000 Full-NTC $6,750,000 M-NTC
Mikhail Sergachev D $4,800,000 $4,800,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Erik Cernak D $2,950,000 $2,950,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Jan Rutta D $1,300,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Zach Bogosian D $850,000 $850,000 $850,000 0UFA 0-
Cal Foote D $850,000 $850,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Andrej Sustr D $738,750 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Goaltending Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Andrei Vasilevski G $9,500,000 NMC $9,500,000 NMC $9,500,000 NMC $9,500,000 NMC $9,500,000 M-NTC
Brian Elliott G $900,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
   

Dead Cap Figures

Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
 

 

Non-Roster Forwards Money

Player Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
CajkovicMaxim Cajkovic RW $850,833 $850,833 $850,833 RFA -
KoepkeCole Koepke LW $842,500 $842,500 RFA - -
RyforsSimon Ryfors C $842,500 RFA - - -
FinleyJack Finley C $825,833 $825,833 RFA - -
GoncalvesGage Goncalves C $825,833 $825,833 RFA - -
HuntingtonJimmy Huntington C $809,166 RFA - - -
FortierGabriel Fortier LW $791,667 $791,667 RFA - -
MorandAntoine Morand C $778,333 RFA - - -
DumontGabriel Dumont C $750,000 UFA - - -
HudonCharles Hudon LW $750,000 UFA - - -
SomppiOtto Somppi C $750,000 RFA - - -
WalcottDaniel Walcott LW $750,000 $750,000 UFA - -
LipanovAlexei Lipanov C $747,500 RFA - - -
 

Non-Roster Defensemen Money

Player Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
ThompsonJack Thompson D $850,833 $850,833 $850,833 RFA -
GreenAlexander Green D $817,500 RFA - - -
SemykinDmitri Semykin D $813,333 $813,333 RFA - -
ClaessonFredrik Claesson D $750,000 UFA - - -
DaySean Day D $750,000 RFA - - -
RaddyshDarren Raddysh D $750,000 RFA - - -
 

Non-Roster Goaltenders Money

Player Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
AlnefeltHugo Alnefelt G $850,833 $850,833 $850,833 RFA -
MiftakhovAmir Miftakhov G $838,888 $838,888 $838,888 RFA -
LagaceMaxime Lagace G $750,000 UFA - - -