Alexandre Texier

Columbus Blue Jackets logo
Age 22 Sep 13, 1999
St. Martin D'heres FRA
Center shoots left
6'1" 185 cm
192 lbs 87 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 19
UFA Year 2027
Agent Markus Lehto
Draft Year 2017
Drafted Overall 45
Draft Round 2
Draft Team Columbus Blue Jackets logo

Transaction History
Mar 10, 2022 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier (finger) was granted an indefinite leave of absence for personal reasons Thursday.
Feb 26, 2022 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier (finger) is still "a few weeks" away from returning, Brian Hedger of The Columbus Dispatch reports.
Feb 7, 2022 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier (finger) landed on injured reserve Monday.
Jan 27, 2022 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier suffered a fractured finger Wednesday and will miss approximately four weeks.
Jan 27, 2022 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier (hand) will be out for a while, Blue Jackets team reporter Jeff Svoboda reports Thursday.
Jan 26, 2022 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier (upper body) will be out for "a little bit," Mark Scheig of The Hockey Writers reports.
Jan 26, 2022 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier (upper body) won't return to Wednesday's game versus the Flames.
Jan 13, 2022 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier, who cleared COVID-19 protocols Thursday, will be in the lineup against Carolina, Blue Jackets team reporter Jeff Svoboda reports.
Jan 13, 2022 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier (not injury related) has been cleared of the league's COVID-19 protocols ahead of Thursday's matchup with Carolina.
Jan 7, 2022 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier was added to the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols list Friday, Brian Hedger of The Columbus Dispatch reports.
Jan 5, 2022 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier (illness) will miss Thursday's game in New Jersey, per Aaron Portzline of The Athletic on Wednesday.
Jan 4, 2022 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier will miss Tuesday's matchup with the Lightning due to a non-COVID illness, Blue Jackets team reporter Jeff Svoboda reports.
Dec 5, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier scored a goal and an assist in Sunday's 6-4 win over the Sharks.
Dec 2, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier scored a goal on two shots and added two hits in Thursday's 3-2 loss to the Stars.
Nov 20, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier scored a shorthanded goal on three shots, blocked two shots and added two PIM in Saturday's 3-2 loss to the Golden Knights.
Nov 15, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier scored an empty-net goal on two shots in Monday's 5-3 win over the Red Wings.
Nov 6, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier scored a goal on three shots and added two hits Saturday in a 4-2 win over Colorado.
Oct 25, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier collected an empty-net goal and had two shots in Monday's 4-1 win over Dallas.
Sep 23, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier (lower body) was on the ice for practice Thursday, Blue Jackets team reporter Jeff Svoboda reports.
Jul 28, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier (lower body) signed a two-year, $3.05 million contract extension with the Blue Jackets on Wednesday, Blue Jackets team reporter Jeff Svoboda reports.
May 8, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier (lower body) remains out of the lineup for Saturday's season finale against Detroit.
May 5, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier is dealing with a lower-body injury and will not play Wednesday against Nashville.
Apr 8, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier was added to Columbus' active roster Thursday.
Apr 7, 2021 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier was reassigned to the Blue Jackets' taxi squad Wednesday.
Mar 30, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier provided an assist, two shots on goal and two hits in Tuesday's 3-1 win over the Lightning.
Mar 26, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier was promoted to Columbus' active roster Friday.
Mar 21, 2021 Activated Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier was activated from COVID-19 protocol and assigned to the taxi squad Sunday.
Mar 17, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier will miss the Blue Jackets' next two contests due to the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols.
Mar 17, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier missed Wednesday's practice due to an illness, Aaron Portzline of The Athletic reports.
Jan 25, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier was called up to the active roster Monday, according to TSN's transactions list.
Jan 24, 2021 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier was assigned to the taxi squad Sunday, per TSN.
Jan 19, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier notched a goal in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Red Wings.
Dec 20, 2020 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | General manager Jarmo Kekalainen said Sunday that Texier is healthy and will head back to Columbus soon, Aaron Portzline of The Athletic reports.
Dec 18, 2020 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier was injured playing for Grenoble in France, though the severity of the problem remains unknown, Alison Lukan of The Athletic reports.
Oct 5, 2020 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier will begin the season on loan in France.
Oct 5, 2020 Columbus Blue Jackets | Alexandre Texier | Texier's loan to KalPa (Finland) has been terminated after he left the club to deal with a family matter.
Oct 5, 2020 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned C Alexandre Texier to Grenoble (France).
Sep 8, 2020 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned C Alexandre Texier to KalPa (Finland).
Jun 30, 2020 Activated Columbus Blue Jackets | activated C Alexandre Texier from injured reserve.
Jan 1, 2020 Injured Columbus Blue Jackets | placed C Alexandre Texier on IR.
Nov 6, 2019 Activated Columbus Blue Jackets | activated LW Alexandre Texier from injured reserve.
Oct 28, 2019 Injured Colorado Avalanche | placed C Alexandre Texier on IR.
May 7, 2019 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned C Alexandre Texier to Cleveland (AHL).
Apr 4, 2019 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled C Alexandre Texier from Cleveland (AHL).
Mar 15, 2019 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned C Alexandre Texier to Cleveland (AHL).
May 22, 2018 Columbus Blue Jackets | signed C Alexandre Texier to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Alexandre Texier
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Columbus Blue Jackets Columbus Blue Jackets logo 36 11 9 20 0 12 442 43.50 43.20 -1.20 45.60 -1.80 0.95 1.90
Alexandre Texier Stats by Elite Prospects Alexandre Texier Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2013-2014 Grenoble U18 France U18 8 7 4 11 4
2014-2015 Grenoble U18 France U18 17 16 18 34 32 Playoffs 6 6 6 12 0
2014-2015 France U18 WJC-18 D1A 5 2 0 2 12
2015-2016 Grenoble U22 France U22 11 9 8 17 14 Playoffs 6 7 4 11 0
2015-2016 Grenoble U18 France U18 17 40 30 70 26 Playoffs 6 9 12 21 0
2015-2016 France U18 WJC-18 D1A 5 2 4 6 6
Draft Yr 2016-2017 Grenoble Ligue Magnus 40 10 9 19 69 Playoffs 12 5 5 10 0
Draft Yr 2016-2017 France U20 WJC-20 D1A 5 1 7 8 4
Draft Yr 2016-2017 France U18 WJC-18 D1A 5 2 3 5 6
Draft Yr 2016-2017 France (all) International 6 2 2 4 4
Draft Yr 2016-2017 Grenoble French Cup 5 2 4 6 2 Playoffs 12 5 5 10 0
2017-2018 KalPa Liiga 53 13 9 22 38 Playoffs 6 1 1 2 0
2017-2018 KalPa Champions HL 3 0 3 3 0 Playoffs 6 1 1 2 0
2017-2018 France U20 WJC-20 D1A 5 0 4 4 8
2017-2018 France (all) International 13 0 5 5 12
2017-2018 France U20 (all) International-Jr 6 0 5 5 10
2017-2018 France WC 7 0 3 3 10
2018-2019 KalPa Liiga 55 14 27 41 36
2018-2019 KalPa Spengler Cup 4 1 2 3 2
2018-2019 Cleveland Monsters AHL 7 5 2 7 4 Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 2 1 0 1 0 26 100.00 42.24 -15.87 40.00 -12.90 2.35 2.35 Playoffs 8 2 1 3 0
2018-2019 France WC 7 1 2 3 6
2018-2019 France (all) International 7 1 2 3 6
2019-2020 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 36 6 7 13 10 427 54.80 51.40 -3.70 50.30 -0.10 0.70 1.55 Playoffs 10 0 4 4 0
2020-2021 Grenoble Ligue Magnus 2 1 0 1 2
2020-2021 Grenoble French Cup 1 0 0 0 0
2020-2021 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 49 4 11 15 22 644 42.60 44.30 -2.90 46.60 0.20 0.37 1.21
2021-2022 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 36 11 9 20 12 442 43.50 43.20 -1.20 45.60 -1.80 0.95 1.90
2021-2022 France (all) International 14 6 4 10 10
2021-2022 France OGQ 3 2 2 4 0
2021-2022 France WC 7 3 2 5 6
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Active Contract

Signing Team Columbus Blue Jackets logo
Signing Date July 28, 2021
Signing Status RFA
Agent Markus Lehto
Standard Contract | 2 Years $3,050,000 1.85% of cap space
2021-2022 2022-2023
Cap Hit $1,525,000 $1,525,000
RFA
AAV $1,525,000 $1,525,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,300,000 $1,750,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $1,300,000 $1,750,000
Minors Salary $1,300,000 $1,750,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Columbus Blue Jackets logo
Signing Date May 22, 2018
Agent Markus Lehto
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,692,500 1.13% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $897,500 $897,500 $897,500
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $82,500 $0 $0
Base Salary $750,000 $832,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $842,500 $925,000 $925,000
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year