Connor Bedard

Chicago Blackhawks logo
Age 18 Jul 17, 2005
Center shoots right
5'10" 178 cm
185 lbs 84 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2030
Agent Gregory Landry
Draft Year 2023
Drafted Overall 1
Draft Round 1
Draft Team Chicago Blackhawks logo

Transaction History
Feb 19, 2024 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard scored a power-play goal and added two assists in Monday's 6-3 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes.
Feb 18, 2024 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard produced a goal and an assist in Saturday's 3-2 win over the Ottawa Senators.
Feb 15, 2024 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard (jaw) logged an assist, four shots on goal, two hits and a minus-2 rating in Thursday's 4-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Feb 15, 2024 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard (jaw) is expected to make his return Thursday against the Pittsburgh Penguins, per Sportsnet's John Shannon.
Feb 12, 2024 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard (jaw) will remain in a non-contact jersey for one more week before starting to practice next Monday, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
Jan 10, 2024 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | The Blackhawks announced Wednesday that Bedard underwent surgery to repair a fractured jaw and will be out for approximately 6-to-8 weeks.
Jan 6, 2024 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard sustained a fractured jaw Friday against the New Jersey Devils and was placed on injured reserve Saturday.
Jan 5, 2024 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard (undisclosed) will not return to Friday's game against the New Jersey Devils.
Dec 31, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard registered a power-play assist, two shots on goal and a minus-3 rating in Sunday's 8-1 loss to the Dallas Stars.
Dec 27, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard scored two goals on five shots, added two hits and went plus-2 in Wednesday's 2-1 overtime win over the Winnipeg Jets.
Dec 19, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard notched two assists, six shots on goal, two PIM and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche.
Dec 13, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard scored a goal on two shots in Tuesday's 4-1 loss to the Edmonton Oilers.
Dec 11, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard notched two assists in Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Washington Capitals.
Nov 12, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard scored two goals in Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Florida Panthers.
Nov 9, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard scored two goals and added two assists in a 5-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday.
Nov 5, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard scored a goal on two shots in the Chicago Blackhawks' 5-2 victory over the Florida Panthers on Saturday.
Oct 30, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard scored a goal on three shots and added two PIM in Monday's 8-1 loss to the Arizona Coyotes.
Oct 21, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard scored a power-play goal in a 5-3 loss to Vegas on Saturday.
Oct 14, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard picked up an assist Saturday in a 3-2 loss to Montreal.
Oct 12, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard scored his first NHL goal in the Chicago Blackhawks' 3-1 road loss against the Boston Bruins on Wednesday.
Oct 10, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard recorded an assist and five shots in the Chicago Blackhawks' 4-2 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday.
Jul 17, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard inked a three-year, entry-level contract with Chicago on Monday.
Jun 28, 2023 Chicago Blackhawks | Connor Bedard | Bedard was selected first overall by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 2023 NHL Entry Draft on Wednesday.
2023-2024 Regular Season Stats

Connor Bedard
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Chicago Blackhawks Chicago Blackhawks logo 43 17 22 39 -25 12 632 41.50 39.00 -1.10 43.30 1.33 2.38
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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
2014-2015 BC Junior Canucks Brick Invitational 6 8 1 9 2 Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
2015-2016 North Shore Winter Club QC Int PW 2 1 1 2 0
2016-2017 Pro Hockey Selects U12 WSI U12 6 9 7 16 0
2016-2017 North Shore Winter Club QC Int PW 3 3 1 4 0
2017-2018 Draftday Hockey Selects U13 WSI U13 7 24 8 32 0
2018-2019 North Shore Warriors U15 Prep CSSHL U15 30 64 24 88 22 Playoffs 4 5 2 7 0
2018-2019 West Van Academy Elite 15s CSSHL U16 2 3 1 4 0
2018-2019 Pacific Selects U15 WSI U15 5 4 1 5 4
2018-2019 North Shore Warriors U15 Prep John Reid Bantam 6 7 5 12 4 Playoffs 4 5 2 7 0
2019-2020 North Shore Warriors U18 Prep CSSHL U18 36 43 41 84 32 Playoffs 1 1 1 2 0
2020-2021 HV71 J20 J20 Nationell 4 2 2 4 0
2020-2021 HV71 J18 J18 Region 1 1 1 2 0
2020-2021 Regina Pats WHL 15 12 16 28 6
2020-2021 Canada U18 WJC-18 7 7 7 14 2
2021-2022 Regina Pats WHL 62 51 49 100 42
2021-2022 Canada U20 WJC-20 Cancelled 2 4 1 5 0
2021-2022 Canada U18 WJC-18 4 6 1 7 4
2021-2022 Canada U20 WJC-20 7 4 4 8 2
Draft Yr 2022-2023 Regina Pats WHL 57 71 72 143 62 Playoffs 7 10 10 20 0
Draft Yr 2022-2023 Canada U20 WJC-20 7 9 14 23 2
2023-2024 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 43 17 22 39 12 632 41.50 39.00 -1.10 43.30 1.33 2.38
Connor Bedard Stats by Elite Prospects | Connor Bedard Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Chicago Blackhawks logo
Signing Date July 17, 2023
Agent Gregory Landry
Entry Level Slide Eligible
Qualifying Offer on Expiry $897,750
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,850,000 1.14% of cap space
2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Cap Hit $950,000 $950,000 $950,000
RFA
AAV $4,450,000 $4,450,000 $4,450,000
Performance Bonuses $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000
Base Salary $855,000 $855,000 $855,000
Signing Bonuses $95,000 $95,000 $95,000
Total Salary $950,000 $950,000 $950,000
Minors Salary $82,500 $82,500 $82,500
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History