Brandon Saad

Age 26 October 27, 1992
Left Wing shoots left
6'1" 185 cm
206 lbs 93 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2019
Agent Lewis Gross
Draft Year 2011
Drafted Overall 43
Draft Round 2
Draft Team Chicago Blackhawks
Transaction History
Date Details
Trade June 23, 2017 Acquired LW Brandon Saad, G Anton Forsberg and a 2018 fifth-round draft pick from the Columbus Blue Jackets for LW Artemi Panarin, LW Tyler Motte and a 2017 sixth-round draft pick.
July 3, 2015 Signed LW Brandon Saad to a six-year, $36 million contract extension.
Trade June 30, 2015 Acquired LW Brandon Saad, D Michael Paliotta and C Alex Broadnurst from the Chicago Blackhawks for C Artem Anisimov, C Marko Dano, RW Jeremy Morin, RW Corey Tropp and a 2016 fourth-round draft pick.
Recalled January 13, 2013 Recalled LW Brandon Saad from Rockford (AHL).
Assigned September 15, 2012 Assigned LW Brandon Saad to Rockford (AHL).
Recalled April 16, 2012 (Brandon Saad) has been recalled from the Saginaw Spirit (AHL).
2018-2019 Regular Season Stats
Brandon Saad GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% xGF% Rel xGF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Chicago Blackhawks 18 5 4 9 4 2 225 64.71 47.43 3.94 53.93 3.29 0.80 1.60
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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
2007-2008 Pine-Richland High USHS-PA 13 8 19 27 0
Pittsburgh Hornets U18 T1EHL U18 26 11 19 30 16
Pittsburgh Hornets U18 Midget 76 43 51 94 92
2008-2009 Mahoning Valley Phantoms NAHL 47 29 18 47 48 Playoffs 7 5 1 6 0
USA U17 WHC-17 7 6 5 11 2
2009-2010 USNTDP Juniors USHL 24 12 14 26 18
U.S. National U18 Team USDP 39 17 15 32 34
USA U18 WJC-18 7 3 3 6 4
Draft Yr 2010-2011 Saginaw Spirit OHL 59 27 28 55 47 Playoffs 12 3 8 11 0
2011-2012 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 2 0 0 0 0 25 38.10 -21.71 37.36 -18.52 0.00 0.00 Playoffs 2 0 1 1 0
Saginaw Spirit OHL 44 34 42 76 38 Playoffs 12 8 9 17 0
USA U20 WJC-20 6 1 5 6 0
2012-2013 Rockford IceHogs AHL 31 8 12 20 10
Chicago Blackhawks NHL 46 10 17 27 12 610 67.35 61.58 11.12 58.62 3.30 0.88 2.16 Playoffs 23 1 5 6 0
2013-2014 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 78 19 28 47 20 1,010 57.29 58.99 3.57 58.12 2.48 0.71 1.90 Playoffs 19 6 10 16 0
2014-2015 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 82 23 29 52 12 1,093 55.81 52.86 4.30 53.89 -0.12 1.04 2.09 Playoffs 23 8 3 11 0
2015-2016 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 78 31 22 53 14 1,053 56.67 52.97 2.56 49.40 2.20 1.14 2.17
2016-2017 Team North America WCup 3 0 0 0 2
Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 82 24 29 53 8 1,138 62.35 54.97 5.16 55.45 6.04 1.05 2.27 Playoffs 5 1 2 3 0
2017-2018 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 82 18 17 35 14 1,061 45.74 51.43 2.72 55.58 5.07 0.79 1.58
2018-2019 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 18 5 4 9 2 225 64.71 47.43 3.94 53.93 3.29 0.80 1.60
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Signing Team
Signing Date July 3, 2015
Signing Status RFA
Agent Lewis Gross
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Potential Lockout Year
Standard Contract | 6 Years $36,000,000 7.55% of cap space
2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
UFA
AAV $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $4,000,000 $5,750,000 $6,250,000 $6,750,000 $6,750,000 $6,500,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $4,000,000 $5,750,000 $6,250,000 $6,750,000 $6,750,000 $6,500,000
Minors Salary $4,000,000 $5,750,000 $6,250,000 $6,750,000 $6,750,000 $6,500,000
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Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date October 5, 2011
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,775,000 1.24% of cap space
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015
Cap Hit $795,000 $764,167 $764,167 $764,167
RFA
AAV $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 $894,167
Performance Bonuses $0 $307,500 $82,500 $0
Base Salary $0 $525,000 $750,000 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0
Total Salary $0 $617,500 $842,500 $832,500
Minors Salary $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
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