Ryan Suter
Defenseman
Drafted: Round 1 (#7 overall), 2003
Experience: 14 Years
College: Wisconsin
Contract: 4 yr(s) / $14,600,000 Signing Bonus - Average Salary$3,650,000 Free Agent:2025 / UFA
Year   Age Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit
2021-22 Contract details by year 36 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 - $3,650,000
2022-23 Contract details by year 37 $4,000,000 - - $3,650,000
2023-24 Contract details by year 38 $4,300,000 - - $3,650,000
2024-25 Contract details by year 39 $4,300,000 - - $3,650,000
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2005-2006 Player Cash Earnings $942,000 - - $942,000
2006-2007 Player Cash Earnings $471,200 - - $942,000
2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $942,000 - - $942,000
2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $10,000,000 - $12,000,000
2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $10,000,000 - $12,000,000
2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 $5,000,000 - $11,000,000
2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
2018-2019 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
2019-2020 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
2020-2021 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,000,000
2021-2022 Player Cash Earnings $833,333 - - $833,333
2021-2022 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $1,000,000 - $2,000,000
8 seasons $81,188,533 $26,000,000 - $107,659,333

Cap Hit

#100
Defenseman
#8
Dallas Stars
#290
NHL

AAV

#132
Defenseman
#293
NHL

Cash

#132
Defenseman
#387
NHL
  • Jul 28 2021

    Signed a 4 year $14.6 million contract with Dallas (DAL)

  • Jul 13 2021

    Released by way of compliance buyout Minnesota (MIN), clearing $5.16M of cap

  • Jan 14 2015

    Suspended 2 games for elbowing Steve Downie (PIT) in the head, forfeiting $81,058 in 2014-15 salary with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Jul 4 2012

    Signed a 13 year $98 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Jun 16 2008

    Signed a 4 year $14 million contract with Nashville (NAS)

  • Sep 8 2004

    Signed a 3 year $2.356 million contract with Nashville (NAS)

  • Jun 21 2003

    Drafted by Nashville (NAS): Round 1 (#7 overall)