San Jose Sharks Salary Cap

The San Jose Sharks are a team in transition, and understanding their salary cap situation is crucial for fans who want to keep up with potential moves. On this page, we’ll dive into the San Jose Sharks salary cap, explore their Sharks cap space, and break down how it might impact the team’s future.

Decoding the Sharks’ Cap Situation

The NHL salary cap sets a limit on how much teams can spend on player salaries. The San Jose Sharks, like all NHL teams, must navigate this cap to build a competitive roster.

Key Factors Affecting Sharks Cap Space

Several things influence the Sharks’ cap space:

  • Player contracts: The biggest factor is the salaries of players under contract. High-earning stars eat up a significant portion of the cap.
  • Buyouts: Buyouts of underperforming contracts can offer cap relief but often come with long-term cap penalties.
  • Injuries: If a player is placed on long-term injured reserve (LTIR), their cap hit can be temporarily removed, providing flexibility.

The Outlook: Navigating the Salary Cap

The San Jose Sharks’ current cap space offers insights into their roster-building options. If they have significant space, they could pursue trades or free agents. Limited space might mean standing pat or finding creative ways to shed salary.

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San Jose Sharks Salary Cap – Sharks Cap Space

Toffoli, Tyler$6,000,000$6,000,000$6,000,000$6,000,000UFANTCRW, LW32
Granlund, Mikael$5,000,000UFAC, RW32
Wennberg, Alexander$5,000,000$5,000,000UFANTCC29
Goodrow, Barclay "A"$3,641,667$3,641,667$3,641,667UFAM-NTCC, LW31
Kunin, Luke$2,750,000UFARW, C26
Kostin, Klim$2,000,000RFALW, RW25
Sturm, Nico$2,000,000UFAC29
Grundström, Carl$1,800,000$1,800,000UFALW, RW26
Zetterlund, Fabian$1,450,000RFARW24
Dellandrea, Ty$1,300,000$1,300,000RFARW23
Smith, Will$950,000$950,000$950,000RFAELCC19
Graf, Collin$941,667$941,66710.2(c)ELCRW, C21
Eklund, William$863,333$863,333RFAELCLW21
Smith, Givani$800,000UFALW, RW26
Bailey, Justin$775,000UFARW29
Bordeleau, Thomas10.2(c)C, LW22
Vlasic, Marc-Édouard$7,000,000$7,000,000UFAM-NTCLD/RD37
Walman, Jake$3,400,000$3,400,000UFAM-NTCLD28
Ferraro, Mario$3,250,000$3,250,000UFALD25
Rutta, Jan$2,750,000UFALD/RD33
Thrun, Henry10.2(c)LD23
Blackwood, Mackenzie$2,350,000UFAG27
INJURED RESERVE2024-252025-262026-272027-282028-292029-30TERMSPOSAGE
Couture, Logan "C"$8,000,000$8,000,000$8,000,000UFAM-NTCC35
Vanecek, Vitek$3,400,000UFAG28
Benning, Matthew$1,250,000$1,250,000UFARD30
Emberson, TyRFARD24
RETAINED SALARY (3)2024-252025-262026-272027-282028-292029-30
Burns, Brent$2,720,000
Karlsson, Erik$1,500,000$1,500,000$1,500,000
Hertl, Tomas$1,387,500$1,387,500$1,387,500$1,387,500$1,387,500$1,387,500
BUYOUT HISTORY (2)2024-252025-262026-272027-282028-292029-30
Jones, Martin$1,666,667$1,666,667$1,666,667
Knyzhov, Nikolai$316,667$466,667
ROSTER & BURIED CAP HIT$66,671,667$43,396,667$18,591,667$6,000,000--
DEAD CAP HIT$7,590,834$5,020,834$4,554,167$1,387,500$1,387,500$1,387,500
PROJECTED CAP HIT$74,262,501$48,417,501$23,145,834$7,387,500$1,387,500$1,387,500
SALARY CAP$88,000,000$92,000,000$92,000,000$92,000,000$92,000,000$92,000,000
PROJECTED CAP SPACE$13,737,499$43,582,499$68,854,166$84,612,500$90,612,500$90,612,500


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