Aaron Ness

Age 29 May 18, 1990
Roseau USA
Defense shoots left
5'10" 178 cm
184 lbs 83 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 21
UFA Year 2017
Agent Neil Sheehy
Draft Year 2008
Drafted Overall 40
Draft Round 2
Draft Team New York Islanders
Transaction History
Sep 28, 2019 Assigned Arizona Coyotes assigned D Aaron Ness to Tucson (AHL).
Jul 1, 2019 Arizona Coyotes signed D Aaron Ness to a two-year, two-way contract worth $1.4 million.
Nov 12, 2018 Assigned Washington Capitals assigned D Aaron Ness to Hershey (AHL).
Nov 9, 2018 Recalled Washington Capitals recalled D Aaron Ness from Hershey (AHL).
Nov 4, 2018 Assigned Washington Capitals assigned D Aaron Ness to Hershey (AHL).
Oct 31, 2018 Recalled Washington Capitals recalled D Aaron Ness from Hershey (AHL).
Oct 1, 2018 Washington Capitals waived D Aaron Ness.
May 16, 2018 Washington Capitals re-signed D Aaron Ness to a one-year, two-way contract worth $650,000.
Nov 29, 2017 Assigned Washington Capitals assigned D Aaron Ness to Hershey (AHL).
Feb 26, 2017 Assigned Washington Capitals assigned D Aaron Ness to Hershey (AHL).
Feb 23, 2017 Recalled Washington Capitals recalled D Aaron Ness from Hershey (AHL).
Dec 11, 2016 Assigned Washington Capitals assigned D Aaron Ness to Hershey (AHL).
Dec 8, 2016 Recalled Washington Capitals recalled D Aaron Ness from Hershey (AHL).
Oct 11, 2016 Assigned Washington Capitals assigned D Aaron Ness to Hershey (AHL).
Feb 5, 2016 Assigned Washington Capitals assigned D Aaron Ness to Hershey (AHL).
Feb 4, 2016 Recalled Washington Capitals recalled D Aaron Ness from Hershey (AHL).
Jan 18, 2016 Assigned Washington Capitals assigned D Aaron Ness to Hershey (AHL).
Dec 31, 2015 Recalled Washington Capitals recalled D Aaron Ness from Hershey (AHL).
Dec 17, 2015 Assigned Washington Capitals assigned D Aaron Ness to Hershey (AHL).
Dec 6, 2015 Recalled Washington Capitals recalled D Aaron Ness from Hershey (AHL).
Jul 1, 2015 Washington Capitals signed D Aaron Ness to a one-year, two-way contract.
Oct 6, 2014 Assigned New York Islanders assigned D Aaron Ness to Bridgeport (AHL).
Jul 11, 2014 New York Islanders re-signed D Aaron Ness.
Jan 1, 2014 Assigned New York Islanders assigned D Aaron Ness to Bridgeport (AHL).
Nov 7, 2013 Recalled New York Islanders recalled D Aaron Ness from Bridgeport (AHL).
Sep 30, 2013 Assigned New York Islanders assigned D Aaron Ness to Bridgeport (AHL).
Apr 28, 2013 Recalled New York Islanders recalled D Aaron Ness from Bridgeport (AHL).
Sep 14, 2012 Assigned New York Islanders assigned D Aaron Ness to Bridgeport (AHL).
Mar 4, 2012 Recalled New York Islanders (Aaron Ness) has been recalled from the Bridgeport Sound Tigers (AHL) on an emergency basis.
Feb 23, 2012 Assigned New York Islanders (Aaron Ness) has been re-assigned to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers (AHL).
Feb 6, 2012 Recalled New York Islanders (Aaron Ness) recalled from Bridgeport (AHL).
Oct 2, 2011 Assigned New York Islanders (Aaron Ness) assigned to Bridgeport (AHL).
Regular Season Stats

Aaron Ness
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% xGF% Rel xGF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Aaron Ness Stats by Elite Prospects Aaron Ness Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% xGF% Rel xGF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2005-2006 Roseau High USHS-MN 30 3 18 21 8
2006-2007 Roseau High USHS-MN 31 13 38 51 12
2006-2007 Team Great Plains UMHSEHL 11 0 8 8 0
Draft Yr 2007-2008 U.S. National U18 Team USDP 9 0 6 6 2
Draft Yr 2007-2008 Roseau High USHS-MN 31 28 44 72 16
Draft Yr 2007-2008 USA U18 WJC-18 7 0 6 6 2
Draft Yr 2007-2008 Team Great Plains UMHSEHL 11 2 11 13 0
2008-2009 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 37 2 15 17 16
2009-2010 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 39 2 10 12 24
2010-2011 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 35 2 12 14 41
2010-2011 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 13 1 3 4 4
2011-2012 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 69 5 22 27 36 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2011-2012 New York Islanders NHL 9 0 0 0 2 144 50.00 48.17 0.31 39.05 -5.61 0.00 0.00
2012-2013 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 76 3 24 27 30
2013-2014 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 48 6 14 20 47
2013-2014 New York Islanders NHL 20 1 2 3 10 265 18.75 43.32 -8.52 46.77 -0.50 0.23 0.68
2014-2015 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 74 8 37 45 62
2015-2016 Hershey Bears AHL 62 6 21 27 22 Playoffs 21 0 12 12 0
2015-2016 Washington Capitals NHL 8 0 2 2 2 97 75.00 49.32 -2.79 57.27 3.49 0.00 1.23
2016-2017 Hershey Bears AHL 51 5 12 17 24 Playoffs 9 0 1 1 0
2016-2017 Washington Capitals NHL 2 0 0 0 0 26 0.00 49.23 -8.17 36.87 -12.31 0.00 0.00
2017-2018 Washington Capitals NHL 8 0 1 1 8 94 60.00 42.70 2.19 43.76 -2.91 0.00 0.64
2017-2018 Hershey Bears AHL 55 4 25 29 26
2018-2019 Hershey Bears AHL 71 5 50 55 40 Playoffs 6 0 2 2 0
2018-2019 Washington Capitals NHL 0 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 Washington Capitals NHL 0 0 0 0 0
2019-2020 Tucson Roadrunners AHL 4 0 1 1 0
Aaron Ness Stats by Elite Prospects | Aaron Ness Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date July 1, 2019
Signing Status UFA
Agent Neil Sheehy
Standard Contract | 2 Years $1,400,000 0.86% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $700,000 $700,000
UFA
AAV $700,000 $700,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $700,000 $700,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $700,000 $700,000
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out
Minors salary unconfirmed

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date May 15, 2018
Signing Status UFA
Agent Neil Sheehy
Standard Contract | 1 Years $650,000 0.82% of cap space
2018-2019
Cap Hit $650,000
UFA
AAV $650,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $650,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $650,000
Minors Salary $425,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date June 24, 2016
Signing Status UFA (Group 6)
Agent Neil Sheehy
Standard Contract | 2 Years $1,225,000 0.84% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018
Cap Hit $612,500 $612,500
UFA
AAV $612,500 $612,500
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $575,000 $650,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $575,000 $650,000
Minors Salary $387,500 $425,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date July 1, 2015
Signing Status UFA (Group 6)
Standard Contract | 1 Years $575,000 0.81% of cap space
2015-2016
Cap Hit $575,000
UFA (Group 6)
AAV $575,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $575,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $575,000
Minors Salary $300,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date July 11, 2014
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 1 Years $826,875 1.20% of cap space
2014-2015
Cap Hit $826,875
UFA (Group 6)
AAV $826,875
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $826,875
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $826,875
Minors Salary $65,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date March 16, 2011
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,625,000 1.23% of cap space
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014
Cap Hit $791,667 $791,667 $791,667
RFA
AAV $875,000 $875,000 $875,000
Performance Bonuses $162,500 $87,500 $0
Base Salary $625,000 $700,000 $787,500
Signing Bonuses $87,500 $87,500 $87,500
Total Salary $712,500 $787,500 $875,000
Minors Salary $65,000 $65,000 $65,000
Clauses
UFA Year