Washington Capitals Active Financial Summary

A summary of financial breakdowns for the Washington Capitals, 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   $100,485,278 $80,134,167 $52,886,668 $40,250,000 $17,500,000
Signed Players   46 28 9 5 2
Forwards   $46,430,000 $54,155,000 $44,010,835 $32,250,000 $9,500,000
Defensemen   $22,969,167 $18,091,667 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000
Goaltending   $2,716,667
Injured Reserve   $750,000
Suspended  
Buried/Buyout/Dead Cap  


   

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
LeasonBrett Leason RW $842,500 RFA - - -
RiatDamien Riat LW $817,500 RFA - - -
ClarkKody Clark RW $808,333 $808,333 RFA - -
ProtasAliaksei Protas C $795,000 $795,000 RFA - -
SutterRiley Sutter RW $764,167 $764,167 RFA - -
GersichShane Gersich C $750,000 RFA - - -
PilonGarrett Pilon C $750,000 $750,000 RFA - -
SgarbossaMichael Sgarbossa C $750,000 $750,000 UFA - -
SnivelyJoe Snively LW $750,000 RFA - - -
VecchioneMike Vecchione C $750,000 UFA - - -
MalenstynBeck Malenstyn LW $7,500 RFA - - -
PinhoBrian Pinho C $725,000 UFA - - -
 

Non-Roster Defensemen Money

Player Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
KempnyMichal Kempny D $1,375,000 UFA - - -
AlexeyevAlexander Alexeyev D $894,167 $894,167 RFA - -
IorioVincent Iorio D $875,833 $875,833 $875,833 RFA -
GeisserTobias Geisser D $774,444 RFA - - -
JohansenLucas Johansen D $750,000 RFA - - -
McIlrathDylan McIlrath D $750,000 $750,000 UFA - -
 

Non-Roster Goaltenders Money

Player Pos. 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
CopleyPheonix Copley G $1,100,000 UFA - - -
FucaleZachary Fucale G $750,000 $750,000 UFA - -
ShepardHunter Shepard G $750,000 $750,000 UFA - -