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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.

Lightning – The Athletic

 

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   $101,353,052 $86,340,553 $62,741,387 $43,125,000 $35,250,000
Signed Players   40 24 12 5 4
Forwards   $43,425,000 $37,750,000 $27,500,000 $19,000,000 $19,000,000
Defensemen   $25,275,000 $23,225,000 $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  
Suspended  
Buried/Buyout/Dead Cap  


No Trade
Modified No Trade
No Movement
Two Way Deal
 

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 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000
Steven Stamkos C $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 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 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Anthony Cirelli C $4,800,000 $4,800,000 0RFA 0- 0-
Alexander Killorn C $4,450,000 $4,450,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Pierre-Edouard Bellemare LW $1,000,000 $1,000,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Patrick Maroon LW $900,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Charles Hudon LW $750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Mathieu Joseph RW $737,500 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Mitchell Stephens C $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 $6,875,000 $6,875,000 0UFA 0-
Ryan McDonagh D $6,750,000 $6,750,000 $6,750,000 $6,750,000 $6,750,000
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-
Fredrik Claesson D $750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Goaltending Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
Andrei Vasilevski G $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000
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 - - -
TuftoOdeen Tufto 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 - - -
SmithGemel Smith C $750,000 $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 - -
 

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 -
MartinSpencer Martin G $800,000 UFA - - -