David Rittich Nashville Predators logo

Age 29 Aug 19, 1992
Jihlava CZE
Goaltender shoots left
6'3" 191 cm
206 lbs 93 kg
ELC Signing Age 23
Waivers Signing Age 24
UFA Year 2020
Agent Craig Oster

Transaction History
May 3, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich surrendered five goals on 13 shots in 15:04 of ice time in Tuesday's 7-2 loss to the Avalanche in Game 1.
May 3, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich will get the starting nod on the road against Colorado for Game 1 on Tuesday, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Apr 28, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich stopped 42 of 46 shots in Thursday's 5-4 shootout win over the Avalanche.
Apr 28, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich will be between the pipes Thursday in Colorado, John Glennon of (NHL).com reports.
Apr 26, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich took over in the third period, allowing two goals on five shots in Tuesday's 5-4 loss to the Flames.
Apr 24, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich allowed five goals on 47 shots in Sunday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Wild.
Apr 24, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich will get the starting nod Sunday at home against the Wild.
Apr 23, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich was perfect in relief after taking the Predators' net at 2:08 of the third period Saturday. He made nine saves.
Apr 17, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich allowed four goals on 13 shots after replacing Juuse Saros in the second period of Sunday's 8-3 loss to the Blues.
Apr 11, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich turned aside 27 shots in Sunday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Penguins.
Apr 10, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich will get the starting nod in Pittsburgh on Sunday.
Mar 22, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich allowed five goals on 34 shots in Tuesday's 6-1 loss to the Kings, who also scored an empty-netter.
Mar 22, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich will guard the road goal Tuesday versus the Kings.
Mar 21, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich saved the only shot he faced in Monday's 6-3 win over the Ducks.
Mar 14, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich made 26 saves in Sunday's 6-2 win over the Wild.
Mar 13, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich will patrol the crease for Sunday's game in Minnesota.
Feb 23, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich made 44 saves in Tuesday's 6-4 win over the Panthers.
Feb 22, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich will guard the road goal Tuesday versus the Panthers.
Jan 18, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich made 21 saves on 24 shots in a 3-1 loss to the Canucks on Tuesday.
Jan 18, 2022 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich will guard the home goal Tuesday versus the Canucks, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Dec 30, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich stopped 26 of 29 shots in Thursday's 4-3 shootout loss to Columbus.
Dec 30, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich will start Thursday's road game versus the Blue Jackets.
Dec 10, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich set aside 18 of 21 shots in Thursday's 4-3 win over the Islanders.
Dec 9, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich will protect the road goal Thursday versus the Islanders, Adam Vingan of The Athletic reports.
Dec 8, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich made 14 saves in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Red Wings.
Dec 7, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich will get the starting nod for Tuesday's game in Detroit.
Nov 27, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich gave up six goals on 35 shots in Saturday's 6-2 loss to the Avalanche.
Nov 27, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich will guard the road goal Saturday versus the Avalanche.
Nov 21, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich stopped all nine shots that came his way upon relieving Juuse Saros in Saturday's 6-3 loss to the Canadiens.
Nov 11, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich stopped 33 of 36 shots in a 4-3 overtime win over St. Louis on Thursday.
Nov 11, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich will protect the road goal in Thursday's game versus the Blues, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Nov 4, 2021 Activated Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich was activated from the COVID-19 protocols list Thursday, Paul Skrbina of The Tennessean reports.
Nov 3, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich (not injury related) remains out of the lineup Wednesday versus the Oilers, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Nov 2, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich (not injury related) won't dress for Tuesday's game versus the Flames, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Oct 29, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich (COVID-19) was at practice Friday, Adam Vingan of The Athletic reports.
Oct 16, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich entered the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols Saturday.
Jul 28, 2021 Nashville Predators | David Rittich | Rittich signed a one-year, $1.25 million contract with the Predators on Wednesday.
Apr 29, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | David Rittich | Rittich made 15 saves in a 4-1 win over Vancouver on Thursday.
Apr 29, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | David Rittich | Rittich will guard the home cage during Thursday's matchup with the Canucks, Terry Koshan of The Toronto Sun reports.
Apr 20, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | David Rittich | Rittich allowed five goals on 28 shots in a 6-3 loss to the Canucks on Tuesday. The sixth goal was an empty-netter.
Apr 20, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | David Rittich | Rittich will patrol the crease for Tuesday's road contest in Vancouver, Mark Masters of TSN.ca reports.
Apr 13, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | David Rittich | Rittich stopped 25 of 28 shots Tuesday in a 3-2 overtime loss to Calgary.
Apr 13, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | David Rittich | Rittich will start in Tuesday's home game versus the Flames, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.
Apr 11, 2021 Trade TRADE ANALYSIS
The Toronto Maple Leafs acquired David Rittich from the Calgary Flames for a 2022 third round pick
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Apr 4, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich allowed four goals on 30 shots in Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Maple Leafs.
Apr 4, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich will defend the home net in Sunday's game versus the Maple Leafs, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.
Mar 29, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich allowed a goal on six shots in relief of Jacob Markstrom in Monday's 5-1 loss to the Jets.
Mar 27, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich stopped 22 of 24 shots in Saturday's 4-2 win over the Jets.
Mar 27, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich will defend the blue paint during Saturday's home game versus Winnipeg, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.
Mar 20, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich made 31 saves in a 2-0 loss to Toronto on Saturday.
Mar 20, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich led the Flames onto the ice and will protect the road goal in Saturday's game versus the Maple Leafs, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.
Mar 4, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich made 29 saves on 32 shots in Thursday's 7-3 win over the Senators.
Mar 4, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich is slated to start between the pipes in Thursday's home game versus the Senators, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.
Mar 1, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich stopped 31 of 35 shots in Monday's 5-1 loss to the Senators.
Mar 1, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich will defend the road net in Monday's game versus the Senators, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.
Feb 27, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich turned aside 31 shots in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Senators.
Feb 27, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich will guard the road net in Saturday's game versus the Senators, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.
Feb 25, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich allowed four goals on 20 shots before being pulled from the game in Thursday's 6-1 loss to Ottawa.
Feb 25, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich will patrol the crease during Thursday's road game versus the Senators, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.
Feb 24, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich registered a season-best 37 saves in a 2-1 overtime loss to Toronto on Wednesday.
Feb 24, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich is expected to start Wednesday's game against Toronto, Derek Wills of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Feb 22, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich made a season-high 34 stops in Monday's 3-0 win over Toronto.
Feb 22, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich will patrol the crease in Toronto on Monday, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.
Feb 20, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich allowed two goals on nine shots in relief of Jacob Markstrom in Saturday's 7-1 loss to the Oilers.
Feb 19, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich allowed two goals on 25 shots in Friday's 2-1 loss to the Oilers.
Feb 19, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich will defend the blue paint during Friday's home game versus Edmonton.
Feb 17, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich made four saves in relief of Jacob Markstrom in Wednesday's 5-1 loss to the Canucks.
Feb 2, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich made 25 saves Tuesday in a 3-2 loss to Winnipeg.
Feb 2, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich will defend the road goal in Tuesday's matchup against the Jets, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.
Jan 28, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich allowed four goals on 21 shots Thursday in a 4-2 loss to Montreal.
Jan 28, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich will tend the twine for Thursday's tilt on the road against Montreal.
Jan 15, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich (personal) is on the ice for Friday's practice, Derek Wills of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.
Jan 14, 2021 Calgary Flames | David Rittich | Rittich won't suit up in Thursday's game against Winnipeg due to a personal matter.
Jul 27, 2019 Calgary Flames | re-signed G David Rittich to a two-year, $5.5 million contract.
Jul 26, 2018 Calgary Flames | re-signed G David Rittich to a one-year, $800,000 contract.
Mar 26, 2018 Assigned Calgary Flames | assigned G David Rittich to Stockton (AHL).
Nov 24, 2017 Recalled Calgary Flames | recalled G David Rittich from Stockton (AHL).
Sep 26, 2017 Assigned Calgary Flames | assigned G David Rittich to Stockton (AHL).
Jul 22, 2017 Calgary Flames | re-signed G David Rittich to a one-year, two-way contract worth $725,000.
Apr 9, 2017 Assigned Calgary Flames | assigned G David Rittich to Stockton (AHL).
Apr 8, 2017 Recalled Calgary Flames | recalled G David Rittich from Stockton (AHL).
Oct 8, 2016 Assigned Calgary Flames | assigned G David Rittich to Stockton (AHL).
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

David Rittich
GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP
Nashville Predators Nashville Predators logo 17 3.57 0.886 0
David Rittich Stats by Elite Prospects David Rittich Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP Playoffs GP GAA SV% PIM
2006-2007 HC Dukla Jihlava U18 Czechia U18 2 1 0 1.000 0
2007-2008 HC Dukla Jihlava U18 Czechia U18 4 5.77 0.830 0
2008-2009 HC Dukla Jihlava U18 Czechia U18 7 1.58 0.912 0
2008-2009 AZ Havirov U18 Czechia U18 12 3.34 0.893 0
2009-2010 HC Dukla Jihlava U18 Czechia U18 29 2.59 0.904 0 Playoffs 3 2.71 0.918 0
2009-2010 HC Dukla Jihlava U20 Czechia U20 5 4.95 0.872 0
2010-2011 HC Dukla Jihlava U20 Czechia U20 26 2.95 0.919 0
2011-2012 HC Dukla Jihlava Czechia2 1 6 0.793 0
2011-2012 HC Dukla Jihlava U20 Czechia U20 43 2.31 0.937 0 Playoffs 4 2.78 0.930 0
2012-2013 HC Dukla Jihlava Czechia2 24 2.26 0.921 0 Playoffs 2 2.67 0.897 0
2013-2014 HC Dukla Jihlava Czechia2 41 2.07 0.927 0 Playoffs 9 2.11 0.935 0
2014-2015 BK Mlada Boleslav Czechia 23 3.15 0.892 0
2014-2015 HC Dukla Jihlava Czechia2 7 1.52 0.946 0 Playoffs 6 2.41 0.924 0
2015-2016 BK Mlada Boleslav Czechia 48 2.53 0.918 0 Playoffs 10 3.18 0.903 0
2016-2017 Stockton Heat AHL 31 2.27 0.924 0 Playoffs 4 2.88 0.917 0
2016-2017 Calgary Flames NHL 1 3 0.900 0 -0.21 -0.21
2017-2018 Stockton Heat AHL 12 3.18 0.889 0
2017-2018 Calgary Flames NHL 21 2.92 0.904 0 -3.94 -0.20
2017-2018 Czechia (all) International 5 1.99 0.922 0
2017-2018 Czechia WC 3 1.98 0.900 0
2017-2018 Czechia EHT 2 2.05 0.941 0
2018-2019 Calgary Flames NHL 45 2.61 0.911 0 5.08 0.11
2019-2020 Calgary Flames NHL 48 2.97 0.907 0 0.48 0.01 Playoffs 1 10.85 0.667 0
2020-2021 Calgary Flames NHL 15 2.9 0.904 0
2020-2021 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 4 2.72 0.888 0 -5.40 -0.28
2021-2022 Nashville Predators NHL 17 3.57 0.886 0 Playoffs 1 20 0.615 0
David Rittich Stats by Elite Prospects | David Rittich Advanced Stats by

Contract History

Signing Team Nashville Predators logo
Signing Date July 28, 2021
Signing Status UFA
Agent Craig Oster
Standard Contract | 1 Years $1,250,000 1.53% of cap space
2021-2022
Cap Hit $1,250,000
UFA
AAV $1,250,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $1,250,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $1,250,000
Minors Salary $1,250,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Calgary Flames logo
Signing Date July 27, 2019
Signing Status RFA
Agent Craig Oster
Standard Contract | 2 Years $5,500,000 3.37% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $2,750,000 $2,750,000
UFA
AAV $2,750,000 $2,750,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $2,750,000 $2,750,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $2,750,000 $2,750,000
Minors Salary $2,750,000 $2,750,000
Clauses
UFA Year
* Retained 50% of contract was retained by Calgary Flames in trade to Toronto Maple Leafs
Signing Team Calgary Flames logo
Signing Date July 26, 2018
Signing Status RFA
Agent Craig Oster
Standard Contract | 1 Years $800,000 1.01% of cap space
2018-2019
Cap Hit $800,000
RFA
AAV $800,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $800,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $800,000
Minors Salary $800,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Calgary Flames logo
Signing Date July 22, 2017
Signing Status RFA
Agent Craig Oster
Standard Contract | 1 Years $725,000 0.97% of cap space
2017-2018
Cap Hit $725,000
RFA
AAV $725,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $725,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $725,000
Minors Salary $110,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Calgary Flames logo
Signing Date June 13, 2016
Entry Level Contract | 1 Years $925,000 1.27% of cap space
2016-2017
Cap Hit $925,000
RFA
AAV $925,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500
Total Salary $925,000
Minors Salary $92,500
Clauses
UFA Year