Chad Ruhwedel

#5
age33
posD
shotr
h5'11"
w192lbs
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Current Contract

Cap Hit
$800,000
Standard Contract: Year 2 of 2
22/23
23/24
Accumulated Cap Hit
$775K
100%
Expiry Status
UFA 2024 (Age 34)
UFA Year 2017
ELC Year 33
Waivers Age 22
Birthdate May 7, 1990
Nationality USA
Draft
Undrafted
Est Career Earnings
$8,775,000
Regular Season
GP47
G1
A3
P4
PPG0.09
PIM4
EV TOI/Game 12.65
G60 0.95
P60 3.80
GF% 0.00
DFF% 31.50
REL DFF% -18.60
CF% 36.10
REL CF% -16.60
Regular Season
GP5
G0
A0
P0
PPG0
PIM0
EV TOI/Game 10.72
G60 0.12
P60 0.49
GF% 37.50
DFF% 48.70
REL DFF% -4.40
CF% 47.70
REL CF% -5.20

Transactions

Mar 8 2024 | New York Rangers

Ruhwedel was traded to the New York Rangers from the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday in exchange for a 2027 fourth-round pick.

Mar 8 2024
$800,000
$-800,000

The New York Rangers acquired Chad Ruhwedel from the Pittsburgh Penguins for a 2027 4th round pick

Jan 17 2024 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel (undisclosed) feels fine after exiting Monday's 3-0 win over the Seattle Kraken for precautionary reasons and should be available Saturday versus Vegas, per Wes Crosby of NHL.com.

Jan 15 2024 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel (undisclosed) was injured in the third period of Monday's 3-0 win over the Seattle Kraken.

Jan 9 2024 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel scored on his only shot in Monday's 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.

Dec 16 2023 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel (lower body) was removed from injured reserve Saturday, per the NHL media site.

Dec 4 2023 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel (lower body) has begun skating and joined the Pittsburgh Penguins on their three-game road trip, Penguins play-by-play announcer Josh Getzoff reports Monday.

Nov 21 2023 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel (lower body) has been placed on injured reserve Tuesday, per the NHL media site.

Nov 21 2023 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel (lower body) is considered week-to-week according to coach Mike Sullivan, Pens Inside Scoop reports Tuesday.

Nov 19 2023 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel left Sunday's game against the Vegas Golden Knights with a lower-body injury and did not return.

Mar 25 2023 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel netted a goal in a 4-3 victory over the Washington Capitals on Saturday.

Mar 22 2023 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel logged an assist, two blocked shots and two PIM in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche.

Feb 18 2023 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel recorded two assists in Friday's 5-4 loss to the New York Islanders.

Feb 10 2023 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel notched an assist, two shots on goal, two hits and a plus-3 rating in Friday's 6-3 win over the Anaheim Ducks.

Jan 30 2023 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel hasn't recorded a point since Nov. 11 versus Toronto, which is his only point this season.

Jan 2 2023 | Pittsburgh Penguins

Ruhwedel (upper body) had a minus-1 rating in a 2-1 loss to Boston in Monday's Winter Classic.

Feb 19 2022 | New York Rangers
Standard | 2 yrs
$1,600,000
Cap Hit
$800,000

Jordan Neumann & George Bazos | Edge Sports Management, LLC

Aug 28 2020 | New York Rangers
Standard | 1 yrs
$750,000
Cap Hit
$750,000

Jordan Neumann & George Bazos | Edge Sports Management, LLC

May 23 2019 | New York Rangers
Standard | 2 yrs
$1,400,000
Cap Hit
$700,000

Jordan Neumann & George Bazos | Edge Sports Management, LLC

Jun 22 2017 | New York Rangers
Standard | 2 yrs
$1,300,000
Cap Hit
$650,000

George Bazos | Edge Sports Management, LLC

Jul 1 2016 | New York Rangers
Standard | 1 yrs
$575,000
Cap Hit
$575,000
Jul 16 2014 | New York Rangers
Standard | 2 yrs
$1,300,000
Cap Hit
$650,000
Apr 13 2013 | New York Rangers
Entry Level | 2 yrs
$1,950,000
Cap Hit
$975,000
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2022-2024 Standard Contract
2yrs
value$1,600,000$1.60M
cap hit$800,000$800K
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Signed On Feb 19 2022
Signing Status
UFA
33yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2022-23
2023-24
2024
Cap Hit $800,000$800K $800,000$800K
UFA
34yrs
AAV $800,000$800K $800,000$800K
Base $800,000$800K $800,000$800K
Performance Bonuses - -
Signing Bonuses - -
Total Salary $800,000$800K $800,000$800K
Minors Salary $800,000$800K $800,000$800K
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

2021-2022 Standard Contract
1yr
value$750,000$750K
cap hit$750,000$750K
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Signed On Aug 28 2020
Signing Status
UFA
33yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2021-22
2022
Cap Hit $750,000$750K
UFA
32yrs
AAV $750,000$750K
Base $750,000$750K
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $750,000$750K
Minors Salary $750,000$750K
Clauses
-
UFA Year

2019-2021 Standard Contract
2yrs
value$1,400,000$1.40M
cap hit$700,000$700K
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Signed On May 23 2019
Signing Status
UFA
33yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2019-20
2020-21
2021
Cap Hit $700,000$700K $700,000$700K
UFA
31yrs
AAV $700,000$700K $700,000$700K
Base $700,000$700K $700,000$700K
Performance Bonuses - -
Signing Bonuses - -
Total Salary $700,000$700K $700,000$700K
Minors Salary $700,000$700K $700,000$700K
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

2017-2019 Standard Contract
2yrs
value$1,300,000$1.30M
cap hit$650,000$650K
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Signed On Jun 22 2017
Signing Agent George Bazos
Signing Status
UFA
33yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2017-18
2018-19
2019
Cap Hit $650,000$650K $650,000$650K
UFA
29yrs
AAV $650,000$650K $650,000$650K
Base $650,000$650K $650,000$650K
Performance Bonuses - -
Signing Bonuses - -
Total Salary $650,000$650K $650,000$650K
Minors Salary $650,000$650K $650,000$650K
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

2016-2017 Standard Contract
1yr
value$575,000$575K
cap hit$575,000$575K
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Signed On Jul 1 2016
Signing Status
RFA
33yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2016-17
2017
Cap Hit $575,000$575K
UFA
27yrs
AAV $575,000$575K
Base $575,000$575K
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $575,000$575K
Minors Salary $250,000$250K
Clauses
-
UFA Year

2014-2016 Standard Contract
2yrs
value$1,300,000$1.30M
cap hit$650,000$650K
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Signed On Jul 16 2014
Signing Status
RFA
33yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2014-15
2015-16
2016
Cap Hit $650,000$650K $650,000$650K
UFA-Group6
26yrs
AAV $650,000$650K $650,000$650K
Base $625,000$625K $675,000$675K
Performance Bonuses - -
Signing Bonuses - -
Total Salary $625,000$625K $675,000$675K
Minors Salary $70,000$70K $675,000$675K
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

2012-2014 Entry Level Contract
2yrs
value$1,950,000$1.95M
cap hit$975,000$975K
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Signed On Apr 13 2013
Signing Status 33yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2012-13
2013-14
2014
Cap Hit $925,000$925K $925,000$925K
RFA
24yrs
AAV $975,000$975K $975,000$975K
Base $832,500$833K $832,500$833K
Performance Bonuses $100,000$100K -
Signing Bonuses $92,500$93K $92,500$93K
Total Salary $925,000$925K $925,000$925K
Minors Salary $70,000$70K $70,000$70K
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

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Chad Ruhwedel
#5
age33
posD
shotr
h5'11"
w192lbs
Cap Hit
$800,000
Standard Contract: Year 2 of 2
22/23
23/24
Expiry Status
UFA 2024 (Age 34)
Signing Agent
Jordan Neumann & George Bazos
2023-24
Regular Season
gp5
g0
a0
pts0
Draft
Undrafted
UFA Year
2017
Birthdate
May 7, 1990
Nationality
USA