Washington Capitals 2024-2025 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Washington Capitals 2024-2025 salary cap table, including team cap space, buyouts, buried & retained salary, & complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Player (5) Pos. Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Total
Cap Hit
Adj.
Cap Hit
Cap % Notes
Ovechkin Alex Ovechkin LW 39 $5,000,000 $6,000,000 - $11,000,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 23.60
Backstrom Nicklas Backstrom C 36 $6,000,000 $2,000,000 - $8,000,000 $9,200,000 $9,200,000 22.86
Carlson John Carlson D 34 $4,000,000 $2,000,000 - $6,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 19.88
Kuznetsov Evgeny Kuznetsov C 32 $6,000,000 $2,000,000 - $8,000,000 $7,800,000 $7,800,000 19.38 M-NTC
Oshie T.J. Oshie RW 37 $3,000,000 $1,000,000 - $4,000,000 $5,750,000 $5,750,000 14.29 M-NTC
 

2024-2025 Cap Totals

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

Cap Type Adj Cap Total
2024-2025 NHL Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2024-2025 NHL Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Active Contracts $40,250,000
Total Allocated Cap $40,250,000
Cap Space $41,250,000
Cap Floor Space $-19,950,000
Cap Type Cap Total
2024-2025 Salary Cap Max $81,500,000
2024-2025 Salary Cap Floor $60,200,000
Overage/Adjustment $0
Washington's Adjusted Salary Cap $81,500,000
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Perf. Bonus Total Salary Cap Total Adjusted Cap Total
Active Contracts $24,000,000 $13,000,000 - $37,000,000 $40,250,000 $40,250,000
Total Cap Allocations $24,000,000 $13,000,000 - - $40,250,000 $40,250,000
Cap Space $41,250,000
Cap Floor Space $-19,950,000