Brett Pesce

Carolina Hurricanes logo
Age 27 Nov 15, 1994
Tarrytown USA
Defense shoots right
6'3" 191 cm
206 lbs 93 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 21
UFA Year 2022
Agent Jordan Neumann & George Bazos
Draft Year 2013
Drafted Overall 66
Draft Round 3
Draft Team Carolina Hurricanes logo

Transaction History
May 26, 2022 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce posted an assist, three shots on goal, two hits and a plus-2 rating in Thursday's 3-1 win over the Rangers in Game 5.
Apr 19, 2022 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce picked up two assists in 23:45 of ice time in Monday's 5-3 win over Arizona.
Apr 17, 2022 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce registered his 19th assist -- and 26th point -- of the season in Saturday's 7-4 loss to Colorado.
Mar 27, 2022 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce collected a goal and an assist in Saturday's 7-2 win over the Blues
Feb 22, 2022 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce earned the game-winning goal in overtime Monday, helping the Hurricanes to a 4-3 win over the Flyers.
Jan 30, 2022 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce was held off the scoresheet for the sixth consecutive game Saturday against the Devils.
Jan 7, 2022 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce logged an assist in Friday's 6-3 win over the Flames.
Jan 2, 2022 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce had an assist in Saturday's 7-4 win over Columbus, giving him three points in his past three games.
Dec 14, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce has cleared the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols and will be eligible to return to action Tuesday versus Minnesota, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.
Dec 8, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce (COVID-19 protocols) has been cleared to resume practicing but won't join the traveling Hurricanes in Canada.
Nov 29, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce was placed in the league's COVID-19 protocols Monday.
Nov 18, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce (undisclosed) will play Thursday versus the Ducks, Chip Alexander of The Raleigh News & Observer reports.
Nov 17, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce's (undisclosed) availability for Thursday's matchup with the Ducks may boil down to a game-time decision, Cory Lavalette of the North State Journal reports.
Nov 15, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce (undisclosed) donned a yellow non-contact jersey for Monday's practice, Chip Alexander of the Raleigh News & Observer reports.
Nov 13, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce (undisclosed) will not play Saturday against St. Louis, Cory Lavalette of the North State Journal reports.
Nov 12, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce (undisclosed) will not suit up Friday against the Flyers, Chip Alexander of The Raleigh News & Observer reports.
Nov 5, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce (undisclosed) is considered week-to-week and will not join the team for its two-game road trip, Cory Lavalette of the North State Journal reports.
Nov 3, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce (undisclosed) didn't play in the third period of Wednesday's game versus the Blackhawks. Head coach Rod Brind'Amour didn't have an update on the defenseman's status after the game, Cory Lavalette of the North State Journal reports.
Oct 17, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce notched a pair of assists in Saturday's 3-2 win over the Predators.
Jun 3, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce scored a goal in Thursday's 3-2 overtime win over the Lightning in Game 3.
May 19, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce notched an assist, five blocked shots, two hits and two PIM in Wednesday's 3-0 win over the Predators in Game 2.
May 17, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce notched two assists, three shots on goal, five hits, a plus-3 rating and two blocked shots in Monday's 5-2 win over the Predators in Game 1.
May 17, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce (rest) will be back in action against the Predators for Monday's Game 1.
May 16, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce (undisclosed) took the ice for practice Sunday, Michael Smith of the Hurricanes' official site reports.
May 10, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce (undisclosed) won't play in Monday's season finale against Nashville, Michael Smith of the Hurricanes' official site.
Apr 27, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce notched an assist and two shots on goal in Tuesday's 5-1 win over the Stars.
Apr 15, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce produced an assist in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Predators.
Apr 4, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce posted an assist, three shots on goal and two hits in Sunday's 1-0 win over the Stars.
Apr 1, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce notched an assist in Thursday's 4-3 win over the Blackhawks.
Mar 28, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce registered his third assist in his past four games Saturday against the Lightning.
Mar 4, 2021 Fined Brett Pesce | Pesce was fined $5,000 for tripping Red Wings forward Robby Fabbri in Thursday's game.
Feb 27, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce tallied two assists with two hits and two blocks in Saturday's 4-3 shootout victory over the Panthers.
Feb 11, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce notched two assists, a plus-2 rating and two blocked shots in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Stars.
Feb 7, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce scored a goal on two shots, dished an assist and went plus-2 in Sunday's 6-5 win over the Blue Jackets.
Feb 4, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce picked up an assist and two PIM in Thursday's 6-4 loss to the Blackhawks.
Jan 17, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Pesce is averaging 20:02 of ice time per game but has yet to score a point in the first two games this season.
Dec 21, 2020 Carolina Hurricanes | Brett Pesce | Canes general manager Don Waddell told reporters Monday the team didn't have any injury problems, indicating Pesce is cleared for training camp, Cory Lavalette of the North State Journal reports.
Nov 24, 2018 Injured Carolina Hurricanes | placed D Brett Pesce on IR.
Jan 23, 2018 Activated Carolina Hurricanes | activated D Brett Pesce from injured reserve.
Jan 12, 2018 Injured Carolina Hurricanes | placed D Brett Pesce on IR.
Aug 1, 2017 Carolina Hurricanes | signed D Brett Pesce to a six-year, $24.15 million contract extension.
Jan 31, 2016 Injured Carolina Hurricanes | placed D Brett Pesce on IR.
Oct 22, 2015 Recalled Carolina Hurricanes | recalled D Brett Pesce from Charlotte (AHL).
Oct 18, 2015 Assigned Carolina Hurricanes | assigned D Brett Pesce to Charlotte (AHL).
Oct 14, 2015 Recalled Carolina Hurricanes | recalled D Brett Pesce from Charlotte (AHL).
Oct 3, 2015 Assigned Carolina Hurricanes | assigned D Brett Pesce to Charlotte (AHL).
Mar 27, 2015 Carolina Hurricanes | signed D Brett Pesce to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Brett Pesce
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Carolina Hurricanes Carolina Hurricanes logo 70 7 21 28 5 39 1,207 52.80 52.10 -4.20 55.40 -1.20 0.20 1.04
Brett Pesce Stats by Elite Prospects Brett Pesce 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
2008-2009 North Jersey Avalanche 14U AAA AYHL 14U 26 5 10 15 26
2009-2010 North Jersey Avalanche 16U AAA AYHL 16U 32 2 11 13 6
2010-2011 North Jersey Avalanche 16U AAA AYHL 16U 20 9 18 27 8
2011-2012 Jersey Hitmen EJHL 17 1 5 6 18
2011-2012 U.S. National U18 Team USDP 6 0 0 0 2
2011-2012 USA U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 4 0 1 1 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Univ. of New Hampshire NCAA 38 1 5 6 10
2013-2014 Univ. of New Hampshire NCAA 41 7 14 21 6
2014-2015 Univ. of New Hampshire NCAA 31 3 13 16 32
2014-2015 Charlotte Checkers AHL 4 0 1 1 6
2015-2016 Charlotte Checkers AHL 3 1 2 3 0
2015-2016 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 69 4 12 16 16 1,104 45.16 50.10 -0.58 50.59 -1.04 0.16 0.54
2016-2017 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 82 2 18 20 20 1,458 56.30 56.16 7.86 53.90 4.20 0.08 0.70
2017-2018 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 65 3 16 19 18 1,148 43.96 53.21 1.87 53.77 -0.35 0.16 0.84
2018-2019 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 73 7 22 29 24 1,241 59.79 56.58 0.85 52.76 -3.70 0.29 0.87 Playoffs 15 0 6 6 0
2019-2020 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 61 4 14 18 27 1,062 50.50 51.70 -2.20 53.10 -2.20 0.23 0.90
2020-2021 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 55 4 21 25 20 982 57.40 54.50 1.20 54.30 0.50 0.18 1.22 Playoffs 11 2 3 5 0
2021-2022 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 70 7 21 28 39 1,207 52.80 52.10 -4.20 55.40 -1.20 0.20 1.04 Playoffs 14 1 2 3 0
Brett Pesce Stats by Elite Prospects | Brett Pesce Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Carolina Hurricanes logo
Signing Date August 1, 2017
Signing Status RFA
Agent Jordan Neumann & George Bazos
Standard Contract | 6 Years $24,150,000 4.88% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Cap Hit $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000
UFA
AAV $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000
Minors Salary $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000 $4,025,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Carolina Hurricanes logo
Signing Date March 28, 2015
Agent Jordan Neumann & George Bazos
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,427,501 1.13% of cap space
2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018
Cap Hit $809,167 $809,167 $809,167
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $182,500 $132,500 $32,500
Base Salary $650,000 $700,000 $800,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $742,500 $792,500 $892,500
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year