Aliaksei Protas

Washington Capitals logo
Age 23 Jan 6, 2001
Vitebsk Belarus
Center shoots left
6'6" 198 cm
225 lbs 102 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2028
Agent Daniel Milstein
Draft Year 2019
Drafted Overall 91
Draft Round 3
Draft Team Washington Capitals logo

Transaction History
Feb 18, 2024 Washington Capitals | Aliaksei Protas | Protas tallied a goal and an assist in Saturday's 4-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens.
Jan 19, 2024 Washington Capitals | Aliaksei Protas | Protas signed a five-year, $16.875 million contract extension on Friday.
Jan 15, 2024 Washington Capitals | Aliaksei Protas | Protas has no points and a minus-5 rating over his last seven games.
Dec 30, 2023 Washington Capitals | Aliaksei Protas | Protas recorded an assist, three shots on goal and two hits in Saturday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Nashville Predators.
Dec 8, 2023 Washington Capitals | Aliaksei Protas | Protas tallied a goal, an assist and three shots during Thursday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Dallas Stars.
Dec 8, 2023 Washington Capitals | Aliaksei Protas | Protas tallied a goal and an assist in Thursday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Dallas Stars.
Nov 29, 2023 Washington Capitals | Aliaksei Protas | Protas notched two assists in Wednesday's 2-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings.
Nov 19, 2023 Washington Capitals | Aliaksei Protas | Protas scored a goal and two assists on one shot in the Washington Capitals' 4-3 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday.
Nov 8, 2023 Washington Capitals | Aliaksei Protas | Protas recorded a pair of assists and went plus-2 in Wednesday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Florida Panthers.
Oct 25, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas logged an assist in Wednesday's 6-4 win over the New Jersey Devils.
Oct 14, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was called up from AHL Hershey on Saturday.
Oct 13, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was reassigned to AHL Hershey on Friday.
Oct 11, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was recalled from AHL Hershey on Wednesday.
Oct 9, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was assigned to AHL Hershey on Monday.
Apr 14, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was returned to AHL Hershey on Friday, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
Mar 24, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas tallied an assist and a plus-2 rating during Thursday's 6-1 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.
Mar 5, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was recalled from AHL Hershey on Sunday.
Mar 3, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was reassigned to AHL Hershey on Friday.
Feb 24, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was recalled from AHL Hershey on Friday, Tarik El-Bashir of The Athletic reports.
Feb 21, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was assigned to AHL Hershey on Tuesday.
Feb 15, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas (personal) returned to practice Wednesday, per Tom Gulitti of NHL.com.
Feb 14, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas (personal) won't play Tuesday versus the Carolina Hurricanes, as he is awaiting the birth of his child, Stephen Whyno of the Associated Press reports.
Feb 10, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was called up by Washington on Friday.
Feb 1, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was reassigned to AHL Hershey on Wednesday.
Jan 17, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas will be called up to join the Washington Capitals' upcoming road trip that begins Thursday in Arizona, Tarik El-Bashir of The Athletic reports.
Jan 7, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was loaned to AHL Hershey on Saturday.
Jan 2, 2023 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas tallied two assists, three shots and a plus-2 rating during Saturday's 9-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens.
Dec 11, 2022 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas produced an assist, four shots on goal and two hits in Sunday's 5-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets.
Nov 11, 2022 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas netted a goal in Friday's 5-1 win against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Oct 29, 2022 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas scored a goal on two shots in Saturday's 3-0 win over the Nashville Predators.
Oct 24, 2022 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas scored a goal and an assist in Monday's 6-3 win over the New Jersey Devils.
Feb 11, 2022 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was reassigned to AHL Hershey on Friday.
Jan 7, 2022 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas notched an assist in Friday's 5-1 loss to the St. Louis Blues.
Jan 4, 2022 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was promoted from AHL Hershey on Tuesday, per CBSSports.com.
Jan 2, 2022 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | The Capitals reassigned Protas to AHL Hershey on Sunday.
Dec 17, 2021 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas registered an assist, two shots on goal and three blocked shots in Friday's 5-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets.
Nov 28, 2021 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas recorded a goal and added four shots during Sunday's 4-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes.
Nov 24, 2021 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas will play alongside Alex Ovechkin and Evgeny Kuznetsov in Wednesday's game against the Montreal Canadiens, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
Nov 20, 2021 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas put up an assist in Saturday's 4-0 win over the San Jose Sharks.
Nov 10, 2021 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | The Capitals recalled Protas from AHL Hershey on Wednesday, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
Nov 6, 2021 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was reassigned to AHL Hershey on Saturday, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
Nov 5, 2021 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | The Capitals recalled Protas from AHL Hershey on Friday.
Nov 4, 2021 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was sent to AHL Hershey on Thursday, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
Nov 1, 2021 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was recalled from AHL Hershey on Monday.
Mar 18, 2021 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was re-assigned to AHL Hershey on Thursday.
Jan 1, 2021 Washington Capitals | Alexei Protas | Protas was not on the Washington Capitals' training camp roster announced Friday.
Aug 7, 2020 Washington Capitals | Assigned C Aliaksei Protas to Dinamo Minsk (KHL).
Sep 19, 2019 Washington Capitals | Assigned C Aliaksei Protas to Prince Albert (WHL).
Jul 10, 2019 Washington Capitals | Signed C Aliaksei Protas to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2023-2024 Regular Season Stats

Aliaksei Protas
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Washington Capitals Washington Capitals logo 53 4 18 22 -4 6 614 49.10 53.10 7.10 50.20 3.90 0.39 2.05
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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
2016-2017 Team Belarus U17 Belarus Vysshaya 4 0 1 1 0
2017-2018 Team Belarus U17 Belarus Vysshaya 49 9 11 20 8 Playoffs 3 1 3 4 0
2017-2018 Belarus U18 WJC-18 5 1 3 4 0
2017-2018 Team Belarus U20 Belarus Development Cup 2 0 0 0 2
Draft Yr 2018-2019 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 61 11 29 40 4 Playoffs 23 12 10 22 0
Draft Yr 2018-2019 Team Belarus U20 Belarus Cup 1 0 0 0 0
Draft Yr 2018-2019 Team Belarus U18 Belarus Cup 2 1 1 2 2
Draft Yr 2018-2019 Belarus U20 WJC-20 D1A 5 2 3 5 0
Draft Yr 2018-2019 Prince Albert Raiders Memorial Cup 3 0 0 0 2 Playoffs 23 12 10 22 0
2019-2020 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 58 31 49 80 8
2019-2020 Belarus U20 WJC-20 D1A 5 4 3 7 6
2020-2021 Dinamo Minsk KHL 58 10 8 18 4 Playoffs 5 1 3 4 0
2020-2021 Hershey Bears AHL 16 2 5 7 2
2020-2021 Belarus WC 6 0 2 2 0
2020-2021 Belarus (all) International 6 0 2 2 0
2021-2022 Belarus OGQ 3 0 1 1 2
2021-2022 Hershey Bears AHL 42 8 16 24 10 Playoffs 3 0 1 1 0
2021-2022 Washington Capitals NHL 33 3 6 9 0 352 59.30 54.80 3.60 53.80 1.90 0.51 1.36
2021-2022 Belarus (all) International 5 1 2 3 2
2022-2023 Washington Capitals NHL 58 4 11 15 12 641 44.00 54.00 4.70 53.20 4.60 0.37 1.40
2022-2023 Hershey Bears AHL 9 2 3 5 0 Playoffs 20 5 8 13 0
2023-2024 Washington Capitals NHL 53 4 18 22 6 614 49.10 53.10 7.10 50.20 3.90 0.39 2.05
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Active Contract

Signing Team Washington Capitals logo
Signing Date January 19, 2024
Signing Status RFA
Agent Daniel Milstein
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Potential Lockout Year
Standard Contract | 5 Years $16,875,000 4.04% of cap space
2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027 2027-2028 2028-2029
Cap Hit $3,375,000 $3,375,000 $3,375,000 $3,375,000 $3,375,000
UFA
AAV $3,375,000 $3,375,000 $3,375,000 $3,375,000 $3,375,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $2,000,000 $1,750,000 $2,500,000 $2,125,000 $1,500,000
Signing Bonuses $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Total Salary $4,000,000 $3,750,000 $3,500,000 $3,125,000 $2,500,000
Minors Salary $4,000,000 $3,750,000 $3,500,000 $3,125,000 $2,500,000
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Contract History

Signing Team Washington Capitals logo
Signing Date July 10, 2019
Agent Daniel Milstein
Qualifying Offer on Expiry $813,750
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,367,501 1.01% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Cap Hit $825,833 $795,000 $789,167 $789,167 $789,167
RFA
AAV $925,000 $894,167 $888,333 $888,333 $888,333
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $132,500 $82,500 $82,500
Base Salary $0 $0 $750,000 $750,000 $775,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0 $0
Total Salary $92,500 $92,500 $842,500 $750,000 $775,000
Minors Salary $0 $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
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