Cody Eakin Buffalo Sabres logo

Age 30 May 24, 1991
Winnipeg CAN
Center shoots left
6'0" 183 cm
183 lbs 83 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2018
Agent Jarrett Bousquet
Draft Year 2009
Drafted Overall 85
Draft Round 3
Draft Team Washington Capitals logo

Transaction History
Nov 26, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin picked up a goal and an assist with three shots in Friday's 4-1 win over Montreal.
Nov 8, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin scored a goal on three shots and had two PIM in Monday's 5-3 loss to the Capitals.
Nov 2, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin (upper body) is expected to play in Tuesday's game against the Sharks, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
Nov 1, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin (upper body) practiced Monday in a regular jersey and could be an option against San Jose on Tuesday, per John Vogl of The Athletic.
Oct 28, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin (upper body) will not play Thursday against Anaheim and will be out indefinitely, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
Oct 25, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin (upper body) is hoping to be available for Thursday's matchup with Anaheim, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
Oct 21, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | According to coach Don Granato, Eakin (undisclosed) "will miss the next couple of games," John Vogl of The Athletic reports.
Oct 20, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin (undisclosed) is being evaluated and an update on his status will be provided Thursday, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
Oct 16, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin scored a power-play goal in Saturday's 2-1 shootout win over the Coyotes.
Sep 23, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin (undisclosed) is on the ice for the first practice of Buffalo's training camp Thursday, John Vogl of The Athletic reports.
May 8, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin (undisclosed) won't be in the lineup for Saturday's season finale versus the Penguins, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
May 6, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin is dealing with soreness and won't play Thursday versus Pittsburgh, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
May 4, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin registered a goal on four shots and added two blocks in Tuesday's 4-3 shootout win over the Islanders.
May 3, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin (personal) logged 9:40 of ice time and was kept off the scoresheet in Monday's 4-2 win over the Islanders.
May 3, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin (personal) participated in Monday's morning skate, paving the way for him to return to the lineup against the Islanders, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
Apr 28, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin (personal) didn't make the trip to Boston for the Sabres' two-game set with the Bruins, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
Mar 26, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin hasn't found the back of the net in his past 15 games.
Feb 24, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin lit the lamp in Tuesday's win over New Jersey.
Jan 30, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Cody Eakin | Eakin notched an assist in Saturday's 4-3 shootout win over the Devils.
Oct 11, 2020 Buffalo Sabres | signed C Cody Eakin to a two-year, $4.5 million contract.
Feb 21, 2020 Trade TRADE ANALYSIS
The Vegas Golden Knights traded Cody Eakin to the Winnipeg Jets for a conditional fourth round pick
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Oct 10, 2018 Activated Vegas Golden Knights | activated C Cody Eakin from injured reserve.
Dec 28, 2016 Dallas Stars | announced C Cody Eakin has served his suspension.
Dec 16, 2016 Suspended Dallas Stars | (NHL) suspended C Cody Eakin four games for charging Henrik Lundqvist
Aug 28, 2015 Dallas Stars | re-signed C Cody Eakin to a four-year, $15.4 million contract extension.
Sep 29, 2014 Dallas Stars | re-signed C Cody Eakin to a two-year, $3.8 million contract.
Sep 14, 2012 Assigned Dallas Stars | assigned C Cody Eakin to Texas (AHL).
Jun 22, 2012 Trade Washington Capitals | Washington Capitals acquired Mike Ribeiro from the Dallas Stars for C Cody Eakin and a second round pick (previously acquired, Dallas selected Mike Winther) in the 2012 draft.
May 1, 2012 Recalled Washington Capitals | (Cody Eakin) has been recalled from the Hershey Bears (AHL).
Apr 19, 2012 Assigned Washington Capitals | (Cody Eakin) has been assigned to the Hershey Bears (AHL).
Mar 28, 2012 Recalled Washington Capitals | (Cody Eakin) has been recalled from the Hershey Bears (AHL).
Mar 24, 2012 Assigned Washington Capitals | (Cody Eakin) has been assigned to the Hershey Bears (AHL).
Mar 23, 2012 Recalled Washington Capitals | (Cody Eakin) has been recalled from the Hershey Bears (AHL).
Feb 2, 2012 Assigned Washington Capitals | (Cody Eakin) assigned to Hershey (AHL).
Jan 30, 2012 Recalled Washington Capitals | (Cody Eakin) recalled from Hershey (AHL).
Jan 25, 2012 Assigned Washington Capitals | (Cody Eakin) assigned to Hershey (AHL).
Jan 12, 2012 Recalled Washington Capitals | (Cody Eakin) recalled from Hershey (AHL).
Jan 2, 2012 Assigned Washington Capitals | (Cody Eakin) assigned to Hershey (AHL).
Dec 18, 2011 Assigned Washington Capitals | (Cody Eakin) assigned to Hershey (AHL).
Nov 1, 2011 Recalled Washington Capitals | (Cody Eakin) recalled from Hershey (AHL).
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Cody Eakin
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Buffalo Sabres Buffalo Sabres logo 18 3 4 7 -5 8 216 35.00 41.10 -7.70 43.90 -6.70 0.55 1.11
Cody Eakin Stats by Elite Prospects Cody Eakin 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
2004-2005 Winnipeg Monarchs U15 AAA WAAA U15 29 14 14 28 26
2004-2005 Winnipeg Monarchs U15 AAA John Reid Bantam 6 5 3 8 2
2005-2006 Winnipeg Monarchs U17 AAA WAAA U17 3 0 1 1 2
2005-2006 Winnipeg Monarchs U15 AAA WAAA U15 29 34 25 59 48
2005-2006 Winnipeg Monarchs U15 AAA John Reid Bantam 7 4 13 17 10
2006-2007 Swift Current Broncos WHL 3 0 0 0 0
2006-2007 Winnipeg Wild U18 AAA MU18HL 38 29 35 64 62 Playoffs 7 5 4 9 0
2007-2008 Swift Current Broncos WHL 55 11 6 17 52 Playoffs 12 3 4 7 0
Draft Yr 2008-2009 Swift Current Broncos WHL 54 24 24 48 42 Playoffs 7 3 0 3 0
Draft Yr 2008-2009 Canada U18 WJC-18 6 2 0 2 2
Draft Yr 2008-2009 Canada U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 4 2 1 3 0
2009-2010 Swift Current Broncos WHL 70 47 44 91 71 Playoffs 4 1 1 2 0
2009-2010 Hershey Bears AHL 4 2 0 2 2 Playoffs 5 0 0 0 0
2009-2010 WHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 1 0 0 0 0
2010-2011 Swift Current Broncos WHL 30 18 21 39 24
2010-2011 Canada U20 WJC-20 7 1 2 3 2
2010-2011 Winnipeg Ice WHL 26 18 26 44 19 Playoffs 19 11 16 27 0
2010-2011 Winnipeg Ice M-Cup 5 3 3 6 4 Playoffs 19 11 16 27 0
2010-2011 WHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 1 0 1 1 0
2011-2012 Hershey Bears AHL 43 13 14 27 10 Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0
2011-2012 Washington Capitals NHL 30 4 4 8 4 267 54.55 42.50 -6.32 47.94 2.01 0.90 1.80
2012-2013 Texas Stars AHL 35 12 12 24 14
2012-2013 Dallas Stars NHL 48 7 17 24 31 562 58.14 46.98 -0.59 49.46 1.00 0.43 2.24
2013-2014 Dallas Stars NHL 81 16 19 35 36 1,035 41.03 50.89 0.56 51.56 0.75 0.58 1.33 Playoffs 6 2 3 5 0
2014-2015 Dallas Stars NHL 78 19 21 40 26 1,016 49.47 50.86 -1.75 50.68 -2.79 0.77 1.65
2014-2015 Canada WC 9 4 2 6 0
2015-2016 Dallas Stars NHL 82 16 19 35 42 1,041 48.10 49.14 -5.50 49.60 -4.26 0.46 1.38 Playoffs 13 1 7 8 0
2016-2017 Dallas Stars NHL 60 3 9 12 49 798 44.90 49.95 -0.79 48.72 -1.44 0.23 0.68
2017-2018 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 80 11 16 27 22 970 42.67 46.41 -4.49 48.90 -3.65 0.62 1.42 Playoffs 20 3 1 4 0
2018-2019 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 78 22 19 41 16 971 58.23 48.16 -9.23 49.73 -6.09 1.05 1.98 Playoffs 7 2 0 2 0
2019-2020 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 41 4 6 10 16 484 35.50 48.00 -7.70 50.10 -5.30 0.12 0.62
2019-2020 Winnipeg Jets NHL 8 1 4 5 0 98 80.00 43.10 -3.00 48.00 -3.40 0.61 3.06 Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
2020-2021 Buffalo Sabres NHL 46 3 4 7 14 510 35.10 35.40 -13.40 39.40 -9.30 0.24 0.59
2021-2022 Buffalo Sabres NHL 18 3 4 7 8 216 35.00 41.10 -7.70 43.90 -6.70 0.55 1.11
Cody Eakin Stats by Elite Prospects | Cody Eakin Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Buffalo Sabres logo
Signing Date October 10, 2020
Signing Status UFA
Agent Jarrett Bousquet
Standard Contract | 2 Years $4,500,000 2.76% of cap space
2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $2,250,000 $2,250,000
UFA
AAV $2,250,000 $2,250,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $2,000,000 $2,500,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $2,000,000 $2,500,000
Minors Salary $2,000,000 $2,500,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Dallas Stars logo
Signing Date August 28, 2015
Signing Status RFA
Agent Jarrett Bousquet
Standard Contract | 4 Years $15,400,000 5.27% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020
Cap Hit $3,850,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000
UFA
AAV $3,850,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $3,650,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000
Signing Bonuses $200,000 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $3,850,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000
Minors Salary $3,850,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000 $3,850,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Washington Capitals logo
Signing Date October 20, 2009
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,050,000 1.09% of cap space
2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014
Cap Hit $618,333 $595,555 $571,667 $571,667 $571,667
RFA
AAV $683,333 $660,555 $636,667 $636,667 $636,667
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $80,000 $80,000 $35,000
Base Salary $0 $0 $550,000 $550,000 $550,000
Signing Bonuses $70,000 $70,000 $65,000 $0 $0
Total Salary $0 $0 $615,000 $550,000 $550,000
Minors Salary $0 $0 $65,000 $65,000 $65,000
Clauses
UFA Year