Brent Burns San Jose Sharks logo

Age 37 Mar 9, 1985
Barrie CAN
Defense shoots right
6'5" 196 cm
230 lbs 104 kg
ELC Signing Age 21
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2012
Agent Ron Salcer
Draft Year 2003
Drafted Overall 20
Draft Round 1
Draft Team Minnesota Wild logo

Transaction History
Apr 28, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns notched a power-play assist and two shots on goal in Thursday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Oilers.
Apr 24, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns notched an assist, five blocked shots, three hits and two PIM in Sunday's 5-4 shootout win over the Golden Knights.
Apr 21, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns notched an assist and blocked two shots in Thursday's 3-1 loss to the Blues.
Apr 17, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns posted two assists, four blocked shots and a plus-2 rating in Sunday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Wild.
Apr 9, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns notched an assist, four blocked shots, two shots on goal and two PIM in Saturday's 4-2 loss to the Canucks.
Apr 5, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns notched a power-play assist, three shots on goal and two PIM in Tuesday's 2-1 overtime loss to the Oilers.
Apr 3, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns scored a goal on two shots, went plus-2 and added two PIM in Saturday's 5-4 loss to the Stars.
Mar 31, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns scored a goal on three shots, blocked three shots, levied two hits and went plus-2 in Thursday's 4-2 loss to the Avalanche.
Mar 30, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns scored a goal on five shots and added two PIM in Wednesday's 5-2 loss to the Coyotes.
Mar 27, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns managed an assist, two hits and two blocked shots in Saturday's 4-1 win over the Ducks.
Mar 22, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns posted an assist in Tuesday's 4-3 win over the Flames.
Mar 12, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns notched a power-play assist, two shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Saturday's 5-0 win over the Kings.
Mar 10, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns scored a power-play goal, dished an assist, blocked two shots and went minus-2 in Thursday's 4-3 overtime win over the Kings.
Feb 27, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns posted an assist, three shots on goal and two hits in Sunday's 3-1 win over the Kraken.
Feb 26, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns registered a power-play assist, two blocked shots and a minus-2 rating in Saturday's 3-1 loss to the Bruins.
Feb 24, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns notched a power-play assist and two shots on goal in Thursday's 4-3 shootout win over the Islanders.
Feb 22, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns scored a goal on six shots and dished two assists (including one on the power play) in Tuesday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Ducks.
Feb 17, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns notched an assist, five shots on goal and two blocked shots in Thursday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Canucks.
Jan 30, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns had a power-play assist and six blocked shots working against a minus-4 rating in Saturday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Panthers.
Jan 11, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns logged three assists, two shots on goal, two blocked shots and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime win over the Red Wings.
Jan 9, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns earned three assists in Saturday's 3-2 overtime win over the Flyers.
Dec 30, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns scored a goal on five shots, blocked three shots and added two PIM in Thursday's 3-2 overtime win over the Flyers.
Dec 27, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns is out of the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols, the team announced Monday.
Dec 20, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns landed in the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols Monday.
Dec 16, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns logged an assist, three shots on goal, three blocked shots, two PIM and a minus-2 rating in Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Canucks.
Dec 7, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns had two assists and two shots on goal in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Flames.
Nov 9, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns logged two assists, two blocked shots and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Flames.
Nov 7, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns logged two assists, seven shots on net and three blocked shots in Saturday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Devils.
Nov 4, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns scored a power-play goal on four shots and added an assist in Thursday's 5-3 loss to the Blues.
Nov 2, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns logged an assist, four shots on goal and two PIM in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Sabres.
Oct 16, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns produced a shorthanded assist, five blocked shots, three shots on goal and two hits in Saturday's 4-3 win over the Jets.
May 3, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns recorded an assist, four shots on goal and a minus-3 rating in Monday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Avalanche.
Apr 26, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns scored a goal on four shots in Monday's 6-4 win over the Coyotes.
Apr 17, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns scored a goal on three shots and blocked three shots in Saturday's 5-2 loss to the Wild.
Apr 14, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns notched an assist, four shots on goal and three blocked shots in Wednesday's 4-1 loss to the Ducks.
Apr 9, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns recorded three assists, two blocked shots and a plus-3 rating in Friday's 5-2 win over the Kings.
Apr 2, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns posted an assist and three shots on goal in Friday's 3-0 win over the Kings.
Mar 31, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns recorded two assists, one on the power play, in Wednesday's 4-2 win over the Wild.
Mar 24, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns recorded two assists and four blocked shots in Wednesday's 4-2 win over the Kings.
Mar 20, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns recorded an assist, four shots on goal and two hits in Saturday's 5-2 loss to the Blues.
Mar 15, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns posted an assist and three blocked shots in Monday's 2-1 loss to the Golden Knights.
Mar 12, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns recorded a pair of assists, two shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Friday's 6-0 win over the Ducks.
Mar 1, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns notched an assist in Monday's 6-2 win over the Avalanche.
Feb 28, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns notched two assists and three shots on goal in Saturday's 7-6 loss to the Blues.
Feb 22, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns scored a goal on two shots in Monday's 6-2 loss to the Wild.
Feb 10, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns posted an assist and a team-high seven shots on goal in Tuesday's 4-3 shootout win over the Kings.
Feb 5, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns scored a goal on four shots, dished an assist and blocked three shots in Friday's 5-4 shootout win over the Ducks.
Jan 24, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns scored a goal on three shots and went plus-2 in Sunday's 5-3 win over the Wild.
Jan 18, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Brent Burns | Burns collected a power-play goal and added two assists Monday in a 5-4 loss at St. Louis. He also contributed four shots and one block.
Nov 22, 2016 San Jose Sharks | re-signed D Brent Burns to an eight-year, $64 million contract extension.
Nov 21, 2013 Activated San Jose Sharks | activated RW Brent Burns from injured reserve.
Aug 1, 2011 San Jose Sharks | (Brent Burns) signed to a five-year contract extension.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Brent Burns
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
San Jose Sharks San Jose Sharks logo 82 10 44 54 -15 42 1,583 50.40 46.90 45.10 -0.90 0.23 1.06
Brent Burns Stats by Elite Prospects Brent Burns 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
2000-2001 Toronto Jr. Canadiens U18 AAA GTHL U18 46 4 7 11 16
2000-2001 North York Rangers U15 AAA OHL Cup 8 1 1 2 8
2001-2002 Couchiching Terriers OJHL 46 4 7 11 16
Draft Yr 2002-2003 Brampton Battalion OHL 68 15 25 40 14 Playoffs 11 5 6 11 0
2003-2004 Minnesota Wild NHL 36 1 5 6 12
2003-2004 Houston Aeros AHL 1 0 1 1 2
2003-2004 Canada U20 WJC-20 6 0 6 6 20
2004-2005 Houston Aeros AHL 73 11 16 27 57 Playoffs 5 0 0 0 0
2005-2006 Minnesota Wild NHL 72 4 12 16 32
2006-2007 Minnesota Wild NHL 77 7 18 25 26 Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0
2007-2008 Minnesota Wild NHL 82 15 28 43 80 1,299 55.34 48.79 2.34 50.19 2.00 0.28 0.92 Playoffs 6 0 2 2 0
2007-2008 Canada WC 9 3 6 9 16
2008-2009 Minnesota Wild NHL 59 8 19 27 45 947 45.31 46.30 -1.44 47.74 0.35 0.13 0.63
2009-2010 Minnesota Wild NHL 47 3 17 20 32 751 42.37 48.18 0.20 47.73 1.45 0.00 0.56
2009-2010 Canada WC 7 0 5 5 12
2010-2011 Minnesota Wild NHL 80 17 29 46 98 1,448 48.33 48.38 5.09 47.46 4.48 0.33 1.04
2010-2011 Canada WC 7 2 2 4 8
2011-2012 San Jose Sharks NHL 81 11 26 37 34 1,363 54.84 55.47 2.89 53.28 2.21 0.26 0.92 Playoffs 5 1 1 2 0
2012-2013 San Jose Sharks NHL 30 9 11 20 20 411 54.05 53.68 -1.42 55.05 3.91 1.02 2.48 Playoffs 11 2 2 4 0
2013-2014 San Jose Sharks NHL 69 22 26 48 34 944 63.53 60.18 1.86 58.18 4.57 1.14 2.10 Playoffs 7 2 1 3 0
2014-2015 San Jose Sharks NHL 82 17 43 60 65 1,436 47.93 52.80 4.83 53.50 3.31 0.38 1.34
2014-2015 Canada WC 10 2 9 11 4
2015-2016 San Jose Sharks NHL 82 27 48 75 53 1,515 52.94 53.56 -1.80 53.36 2.31 0.63 1.39 Playoffs 24 7 17 24 0
2016-2017 Canada WCup 6 0 3 3 6
2016-2017 San Jose Sharks NHL 82 29 47 76 40 1,519 59.52 52.45 -0.06 54.32 3.94 0.75 1.78 Playoffs 6 0 3 3 0
2017-2018 San Jose Sharks NHL 82 12 55 67 46 1,551 45.38 49.95 -2.81 54.41 5.32 0.23 1.16 Playoffs 10 3 4 7 0
2018-2019 San Jose Sharks NHL 82 16 67 83 34 1,518 52.87 53.85 0.18 57.09 3.72 0.24 1.66 Playoffs 20 5 11 16 0
2019-2020 San Jose Sharks NHL 70 12 33 45 34 1,314 46.70 48.30 -1.20 49.90 -1.10 0.32 1.05
2020-2021 San Jose Sharks NHL 56 7 22 29 36 1,073 44.90 50.00 1.50 48.20 0.50 0.28 0.95
2021-2022 San Jose Sharks NHL 82 10 44 54 42 1,583 50.40 46.90 45.10 -0.90 0.23 1.06
Brent Burns Stats by Elite Prospects | Brent Burns Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team San Jose Sharks logo
Signing Date November 22, 2016
Signing Status UFA
Agent Ron Salcer
Standard Contract | 8 Years $64,000,000 9.70% of cap space
2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Cap Hit $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000
UFA
AAV $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $3,000,000 $4,000,000 $5,000,000 $2,000,000 $4,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000
Signing Bonuses $7,000,000 $6,000,000 $5,000,000 $8,000,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000
Total Salary $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $7,500,000 $6,500,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
Minors Salary $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $7,500,000 $6,500,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
Clauses M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Minnesota Wild logo
Signing Date August 1, 2011
Signing Status UFA
Standard Contract | 5 Years $28,800,000 9.60% of cap space
2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017
Cap Hit $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000
UFA
AAV $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000
Minors Salary $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000 $5,760,000
Clauses M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
Signing Team Minnesota Wild logo
Signing Date October 25, 2007
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 4 Years $14,200,000 6.26% of cap space
2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012
Cap Hit $3,550,000 $3,550,000 $3,550,000 $3,550,000
UFA
AAV $3,550,000 $3,550,000 $3,550,000 $3,550,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $3,000,000 $3,400,000 $3,800,000 $4,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $3,000,000 $3,400,000 $3,800,000 $4,000,000
Minors Salary $3,000,000 $3,400,000 $3,800,000 $4,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Minnesota Wild logo
Signing Date July 8, 2006
Standard Contract | 2 Years $1,650,000 1.88% of cap space
2006-2007 2007-2008
Cap Hit $825,000 $825,000
RFA
AAV $825,000 $825,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $775,000 $875,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $775,000 $875,000
Minors Salary $775,000 $875,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Entry Level Contract | Years
2003-2004
Cap Hit $0
AAV $0
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $1,050,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $1,050,000
Minors Salary $0
Clauses
UFA Year