Chris Driedger

#60
age30
posG
h6'4"
w207lbs
BirthdateMay 18, 1994
Draft Class2012 rd3 pick76
No Current Contract

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2021-2024 | Standard Contract

3yr
value$10.50M
cap hit$3.50M
Signed By
Signed On Jul 21, 2021
Signing Agent Gerry Johannson
Signing Status UFA(27 yrs old)
Expiry 2024
UFA
(30 yrs old)
Qualifying Offer on Expiry -

2023-24 Stats

Regular Season
GP2
GAA2.51
SV%0.917

Chris Driedger Updates

Jan 23 2024

Driedger was returned to AHL Coachella Valley on Tuesday.

Jan 17 2024

Driedger turned aside 18 of 22 shots in Tuesday's 5-2 loss to the New York Rangers.

Jan 16 2024

Driedger will guard the road goal Tuesday against the New York Rangers, per Kate Shefte of The Seattle Times.

Dec 27 2023

Driedger stopped 37 of 38 shots in Wednesday's 2-1 win over the Calgary Flames.

Dec 27 2023

Driedger will guard the road goal Wednesday versus the Calgary Flames, Aaron Vickers of NHL.com reports.

Dec 10 2023

Driedger was recalled from AHL Coachella Valley on Sunday, per Scott Malone of Root Sports.

Nov 25 2023

Driedger was reassigned to AHL Coachella Valley on Saturday.

Nov 21 2023

Driedger was called up from AHL Coachella Valley on Tuesday.

Oct 7 2023

Driedger was put on waivers Saturday for the purpose of sending him to AHL Coachella Valley.

Feb 23 2023

Driedger (knee) was placed on waivers by Seattle on Thursday, per Bob Condor of the Seattle Kraken's official site.

Jun 7 2022

Driedger has undergone surgery to repair a torn right ACL he suffered during the third period of Team Canada's Gold Medal match versus Finland during the IIHF World Championship and is expected to be sidelined for 7-9 months.

May 1 2022

Driedger stopped 23 of 27 shots in Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Winnipeg Jets.

May 1 2022

Driedger will patrol the crease during Sunday's road matchup with Winnipeg, Ken Wiebe of Sportsnet reports.

Apr 29 2022

Driedger posted a 24-save shutout in Friday's 3-0 win over the San Jose Sharks.

Apr 29 2022

Driedger will start Friday's game against the San Jose Sharks, Mike Benton of the Seattle Kraken Audio Network reports.

Jul 21 2021

The Seattle Kraken acquired Chris Driedger from the Florida Panthers in the expansion draft

Jul 21 2021 | Seattle Kraken
Standard | 3 yrs
$10,500,000
Cap Hit
$3,500,000

Gerry Johannson | The Sports Corporation

Apr 30 2019 | Seattle Kraken
Standard | 2 yrs
$1,700,000
Cap Hit
$850,000

Gerry Johannson | The Sports Corporation

Feb 24 2019 | Seattle Kraken
Standard | 1 yrs
$650,000
Cap Hit
$650,000

Profile

UFA Year 2021
ELC Year 25
Waivers Age
Nationality Canada
Est Career Earnings
$12,850,000
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Career Stats By Contract

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2021-2024 Standard Contract
3yrs
value$10,500,000$10.50M
cap hit$3,500,000$3.50M
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Signed By
Signed On Jul 21 2021
Signing Agent Gerry Johannson
Signing Status
UFA
27 yrs old
Notes
10 Team No Trade List
Abbreviated $Amounts
2021-22
2022-23
2023-24
2024
Cap Hit $3,500,000$3.50M $3,500,000$3.50M $3,500,000$3.50M
UFA
30yrs
AAV $3,500,000$3.50M $3,500,000$3.50M $3,500,000$3.50M
Base $2,500,000$2.50M $3,500,000$3.50M $4,500,000$4.50M
Performance Bonuses - - -
Signing Bonuses - - -
Total Salary $2,500,000$2.50M $3,500,000$3.50M $4,500,000$4.50M
Minors Salary $2,500,000$2.50M $3,500,000$3.50M $4,500,000$4.50M
Clauses
M-NTC
M-NTC
M-NTC
UFA Year

2019-2021 Standard Contract
2yrs
value$1,700,000$1.70M
cap hit$850,000$850K
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Signed By
Signed On Apr 30 2019
Signing Agent Gerry Johannson
Signing Status
RFA
25 yrs old
Notes
Minors Salary not yet confirmed
Abbreviated $Amounts
2019-20
2020-21
2021
Cap Hit $850,000$850K $850,000$850K
UFA
27yrs
AAV $850,000$850K $850,000$850K
Base $750,000$750K $850,000$850K
Performance Bonuses - -
Signing Bonuses - $100,000$100K
Total Salary $750,000$750K $950,000$950K
Minors Salary $70,000$70K $70,000$70K
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

2018-2019 Standard Contract
1yr
value$650,000$650K
cap hit$650,000$650K
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Signed By
Signed On Feb 24 2019
Signing Status 25 yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2018-19
2019
Cap Hit $650,000$650K
RFA
25yrs
AAV $650,000$650K
Base $650,000$650K
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $650,000$650K
Minors Salary $70,000$70K
Clauses
-
UFA Year

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Chris Driedger
#60
age30
posG
shot
h6'4"
w207lbs
No Current Contract
2023-24
Regular Season
gp2
gaa2.51
sv%0.917
Draft
2012 Round 3 Pick 76
UFA Year
2021
Birthdate
May 18, 1994
Nationality
Canada