Vancouver Canucks Salary Cap

The Vancouver Canucks are a team with a passionate fanbase and a rich history. But like every NHL team, they must navigate the complexities of the salary cap to build a competitive roster. In this post, we’ll break down the Vancouver Canucks’ current salary cap situation, explore their cap space, and analyze how it impacts their team-building decisions.

Vancouver Canucks Salary Cap: A Breakdown

The NHL salary cap sets a limit on how much a team can spend on player salaries in a given season. Understanding the Vancouver Canucks’ salary cap is crucial for any fan who wants to grasp the team’s roster moves and potential limitations.

For the current season, the Vancouver Canucks are operating close to the upper limit of the salary cap. This means they have limited flexibility to add new players or offer contract extensions without making corresponding roster moves.

Canucks Cap Space: What’s the Room?

Cap space is the amount of money a team has available under the salary cap. The Vancouver Canucks currently have minimal cap space. This restricts their ability to take on additional player contracts via trades or free-agent signings.

To create cap space, the Canucks would need to explore options like trading away players with significant contracts or finding ways to offload salary.

Vancouver Canucks Salaries: Who’s Making What

Knowing individual player salaries is essential for understanding the Canucks’ cap situation. Websites like Cap Friendly provide detailed breakdowns of the Vancouver Canucks’ payroll, including each player’s cap hit, contract length, and bonuses.

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Cap Friendly is an invaluable resource for tracking the Vancouver Canucks salary cap situation in real-time. The website offers up-to-date information on player contracts, cap space projections, and potential trade scenarios.

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Vancouver Canucks Salary Cap – Canucks Cap Space

Pettersson, Elias$7,350,000 $7,350,000 RFAC, LW24
Boeser, Brock$6,650,000 $6,650,000 $6,650,000 UFARW26
Miller, J.T.$5,250,000 $8,000,000$8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 LW, C, RW29
Garland, Conor$4,950,000 $4,950,000 $4,950,000 $4,950,000 UFARW, LW26
Beauvillier, Anthony$4,150,000 $4,150,000 UFARW, LW25
Kuzmenko, Andrei$950,000 $5,500,000$5,500,000 UFAELC LW, RW27
Podkolzin, Vasily$925,000 $925,000 RFAELC LW, RW21
Åman, Nils$883,750 $883,750 RFAELC C23
Kravtsov, Vitali$875,000 RFARW23
Räty, Aatu$836,667 $836,667 $836,667 RFAELC C20
Joshua, Dakota$825,000 $825,000 UFAC, LW26
Studnicka, Jack$762,500 $762,500 RFARW, C24
Dries, Sheldon$762,500 $762,500 UFAC28
TOTAL$35,170,417 $41,595,417 $25,936,667 $12,950,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 24.8
Hughes, Quinn$7,850,000 $7,850,000 $7,850,000 $7,850,000 $7,850,000 UFALD23
Myers, Tyler$6,000,000 $6,000,000 UFAM-NTCRD33
Hronek, Filip$4,400,000 $4,400,000 RFARD25
Burroughs, Kyle$750,000 UFALD/RD27
Brisebois, Guillaume$750,000 RFALD25
Juulsen, Noah$750,000 RFARD25
Wolanin, Christian$750,000 UFALD27
TOTAL$21,250,000 $18,250,000 $7,850,000 $7,850,000 $7,850,000 26.4
Demko, Thatcher$5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 UFAG27
Delia, Collin$750,000 UFAG28
TOTAL$5,750,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 27.5
INJURED RESERVE (3 - $10,560,000)2022-232023-242024-252025-262026-272027-28TERMSPOSAGE
Ekman-Larsson, Oliver$7,260,000 $7,260,000 $7,260,000 $7,260,000 $7,260,000 UFARSNMCLD31
Bear, Ethan$1,800,000 RFARSRD25
Dermott, Travis$1,500,000 RFALD/RD26
TOTAL$10,560,000 $7,260,000 $7,260,000 $7,260,000 $7,260,000 27.3
LONG-TERM INJURED RESERVE (4 - $14,000,000)2022-232023-242024-252025-262026-272027-28TERMSPOSAGE
Mikheyev, Ilya$4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 UFAM-NTCLW, RW28
Salary Relief: $4,750,000
P.Bonus Relief: $0
Ferland, Micheal$3,500,000 UFAM-NTCLW, RW30
Salary Relief: $3,500,000
P.Bonus Relief: $0
Pearson, Tanner$3,250,000 $3,250,000 UFAM-NTCLW30
Salary Relief: $3,250,000
P.Bonus Relief: $0
Poolman, Tucker$2,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 UFARD29
Salary Relief: $2,500,000
P.Bonus Relief: $0
TOTAL$14,000,000 $10,500,000 $7,250,000 $4,750,000 29.3
RETAINED SALARY (1)2022-232023-242024-252025-262026-272027-28
Horvat, Bo$1,375,000
BUYOUT HISTORY (2)2022-232023-242024-252025-262026-272027-28
Holtby, Braden$1,900,000
Virtanen, Jake$500,000
ROSTER & BURIED CAP HIT $86,730,417 $82,605,417 $53,296,667 $37,810,000 $23,110,000 $8,000,000
DEAD CAP HIT $3,775,000 -----
PROJECTED CAP HIT $88,642,523 $82,605,417 $53,296,667 $37,810,000 $23,110,000 $8,000,000
SALARY CAP $82,500,000 $83,500,000 $87,500,000 $92,000,000 $92,000,000 $92,000,000
PROJECTED CAP SPACE $0 $894,583 $34,203,333 $54,190,000 $68,890,000 $84,000,000
CURRENT CAP SPACE $4,744,583 -----


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