- Puck Pedia: After re-signing Fleury the Hurricanes have $3.78 million in projected salary cap space with 20 players under contract – 11 forwards, seven defense and two goaltenders.
- Remaining restricted free agents are Warren Foegele and Saku Maenalanen.
2020-21: $2.35 million
2021-22: $3.55 million
2022-23: $4.6 million
2023-24: $5.9 million
If the final year of the deal when his cap hit in the highest, defenseman Erik Johnson‘s $6 million would be off their books.
The Avalanche now have $1.8 million in salary cap space with 20 players under contract – 12 forwards, six defenseman and two goaltenders.
- Pierre LeBrun: The Red Wings had filed for $3.15 million and the Bertuzzi was asking for $4.25 million.
Puck Pedia: The Washington Capitals have re-signed 2020 first-round draft pick Hendrix Lapierre to a three-year entry-level deal.
He’ll have a salary cap hit of $925,000 and an AAV of $1,167,500.
Lapierre will have a base salary of $832,500 with a $92,500 signing bonus. He can earn performance “A” bonuses – $50,000 in the first year, $232,500 in the second year and $445,000 in the third year.