Qualifying Offer Calculator

  • Teams must extend a qualifying offer to a restricted free agent to retain negotiation rights.
    • A qualifying offer is an official Standard Player Contract (SPC) offer which shall be 1 year in length, and which can be subject to salary arbitration should the player be eligible.
    • Clubs have until the later of June 25th or the first Monday after the Entry Draft to submit Qualifying Offers.
    • Qualifying Offers apply to Group 2 and Group 4 free agents.
    • Submitting a Qualifying Offers gives the prior club the right of first refusal to match any offer sheet submitted, or receive draft pick compensation.
    • If the player rejects the qualifying offer, they remain an RFA and their rights are retained by the team.
    • If a player does not receive a qualifying offer, the player becomes a UFA.
  • The qualifying offer is calculated from the players base salary (NHL salary minus signing bonus), and at minimum must meet the seasons minimum salary requirements:
    • 110% of the base salary if the base salary is less than or equal to $660,000
    • 105% of the base salary if the base salary is greater than $660,000 or less than $1,000,000. However, this qualifying offer cannot exceed $1,000,000.
    • 100% of the base salary if the base salary is equal to or greater than $1,000,000.
    • CBA Reference 10.2 (a) (ii)
  • For players who are on expiring contracts that were signed after July 10, 2020:
    • The Qualifying Offer is limited to 120% of their previous contracts annual average (AAV)
    • Reference: 2020 NHL CBA extension Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)
  • The qualifying offer must be a One-Way offer if the following three requirements are met (A goaltender is considered to have played a game if they are on the bench as a backup for this scenario):
    1. In the previous three seasons, the player played in:
      • 180 NHL games (or as pro-rated in the table below)
    2. In the previous season, the player played in:
      • 60 NHL game (or as pro-rated in the table below)
    3. The player did not clear waivers in the previous season.
Games Played Requirements Pro-Ratings
PREVIOUS SEASONCOVID ROSTER FREEZE PLAYERNON-COVID ROSTER FREEZE PLAYER
60GP180GP60GP180GP
2022-236016160161
2021-226015260161
2020-214115241161
2019-205117160180
2012-133615636156

RFA Player Select

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PLAYERPOSTEAMBASE SALARY
Allison, WadeRWLogo of the Philadelphia FlyersPHI$832,500
Anderson, MichaelLDLogo of the Los Angeles KingsLAK$832,500
Bellows, KiefferLW, RWLogo of the New York IslandersNYI$750,000
Björkqvist, KasperLWLogo of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPIT$750,000
Bowers, ShaneCLogo of the Colorado AvalancheCOL$832,500
Brännström, ErikLD/RDLogo of the Ottawa SenatorsOTT$832,500
Chmelevski, AlexanderCLogo of the San Jose SharksSJS$750,000
Dach, KirbyC, RWLogo of the Montreal CanadiensMTL$832,500
Dobson, NoahRDLogo of the New York IslandersNYI$832,500
Durandeau, ArnaudLWLogo of the New York IslandersNYI$750,000
Durzi, SeanRDLogo of the Los Angeles KingsLAK$750,000
Fleury, CaleRDLogo of the Seattle KrakenSEA$750,000
Formenton, AlexLWLogo of the Ottawa SenatorsOTT$750,000
Gadjovich, JonahLW, RWLogo of the San Jose SharksSJS$832,500
Geisser, TobiasLDLogo of the Washington CapitalsWSH$750,000
Gregor, NoahLW, RWLogo of the San Jose SharksSJS$750,000
Hague, NicolasLDLogo of the Vegas Golden KnightsVGK$832,500
Hayton, BarrettC, LWLogo of the Arizona CoyotesARI$832,500
Hodgson, HaydenRWLogo of the Philadelphia FlyersPHI$750,000
Högberg, LinusLDLogo of the Philadelphia FlyersPHI$750,000
Keane, JoeyRDLogo of the Carolina HurricanesCAR$750,000
Korenar, JosefGLogo of the Arizona CoyotesARI$750,000
Luukkonen, Ukko-PekkaGLogo of the Buffalo SabresBUF$750,000
McLeod, RyanCLogo of the Edmonton OilersEDM$775,000
Oettinger, JakeGLogo of the Dallas StarsDAL$832,500
Primeau, CaydenGLogo of the Montreal CanadiensMTL$832,500
Reunanen, TarmoLDLogo of the Carolina HurricanesCAR$750,000
Riat, DamienLW, RW, CLogo of the Washington CapitalsWSH$750,000
Robertson, JasonLW, RWLogo of the Dallas StarsDAL$750,000
Romanov, AlexanderLD/RDLogo of the New York IslandersNYI$832,500
Ruotsalainen, ArttuC, LWLogo of the Buffalo SabresBUF$832,500
Ruzicka, AdamC, RWLogo of the Calgary FlamesCGY$750,000
Sandin, RasmusLDLogo of the Toronto Maple LeafsTOR$832,500
Sellgren, JesperLDLogo of the Carolina HurricanesCAR$750,000
Tuulola, EetuRWLogo of the Calgary FlamesCGY$750,000
Vesalainen, KristianLW, RWLogo of the Winnipeg JetsWPG$832,500
Wotherspoon, ParkerLDLogo of the New York IslandersNYI$750,000
Zadina, FilipRW, LWLogo of the Detroit Red WingsDET$832,500

Anton Slepyshev Qualifying Offer Details

This player does not have a contract expiring this off-season and therefore will not be subject to a qualifying offer. The result displayed is the qualifying offer that they would have been subject to (based on the current CBA) in their previous RFA expiry season of 2017-18

Salary Calculation

PREVIOUS SALARY:$925,000
SIGNING BONUS:$92,500
BASE SALARY:$832,500
MULTIPLICATION FACTOR:105%
QUALIFYING OFFER:$874,125

Type Determination

GP REQUIRED LAST SEASON:60
TOTAL GP LAST SEASON:50
GP REQUIRED PREVIOUS 3 SEASONS:180
TOTAL GP PREVIOUS 3 SEASONS:114
CLEARED WAIVERS LAST SEASON : No
QUALIFYING OFFER TYPE: Two-Way
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