Drew Stafford

Age 33 October 30, 1985
Milwaukee USA
Right Wing shoots right
6'2" 188 cm
215 lbs 98 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 21
UFA Year 2013
Draft Year 2004
Drafted Overall 13
Draft Round 1
Draft Team Buffalo Sabres
Transaction History
Date Details
Injured October 23, 2018 Placed RW Drew Stafford on IR.
October 5, 2018 Signed RW Drew Stafford to a one-year, $810,000 contract.
October 3, 2018 Released RW Drew Stafford.
August 25, 2017 Signed RW Drew Stafford to a one-year, $800,000 contract.
Trade March 1, 2017 Acquired RW Drew Stafford from the Winnipeg Jets for a 2017 conditional sixth-round draft pick.
Activated February 7, 2017 Activated RW Drew Stafford from injured reserve.
Activated November 23, 2016 Activated RW Drew Stafford from injured reserve.
Injured October 26, 2016 Placed RW Drew Stafford on IR.
February 10, 2016 Announced RW Drew Stafford has served his suspension.
Suspended February 8, 2016 NHL suspended RW Drew Stafford one game for a high sticking incident.
Injured January 17, 2016 Placed RW Drew Stafford on IR.
June 30, 2015 Re-signed RW Drew Stafford to a two-year, $8.7 million contract.
Activated February 3, 2014 Activated RW Drew Stafford from injured reserve.
Injured January 31, 2014 Placed RW Drew Stafford on IR.
Injured January 9, 2014 Placed RW Drew Stafford on IR.
June 3, 2011 (Drew Stafford) Signed to a four-year contract.
2018-2019 Regular Season Stats
Drew Stafford GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% xGF% Rel xGF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
New Jersey Devils 6 0 0 0 -4 2 61 0.00 46.92 -4.03 42.48 -5.27 0.00 0.00
Drew Stafford Stats by Elite Prospects Drew Stafford Advanced Stats by Offside Review
Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% xGF% Rel xGF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2000-2001 Shattuck St. Mary's Bantam T1 Bantam 0 0 0 0 0
2001-2002 Shattuck St. Mary's Midget Prep USHS-Prep 45 35 53 88 30
2002-2003 USA U18 WJC-18 6 3 2 5 8
Shattuck St. Mary's Midget Prep USHS-Prep 64 49 67 116 0
Draft Yr 2003-2004 Univ. of North Dakota NCAA 36 11 21 32 30
Draft Yr USA U20 WJC-20 6 0 2 2 2
2004-2005 Univ. of North Dakota NCAA 42 13 25 38 34
USA U20 WJC-20 7 5 4 9 14
2005-2006 Univ. of North Dakota NCAA 42 24 24 48 63
USA WC 7 0 1 1 0
2006-2007 Rochester Americans AHL 34 22 22 44 30
Buffalo Sabres NHL 41 13 14 27 33 Playoffs 10 2 2 4 0
2007-2008 Buffalo Sabres NHL 64 16 22 38 51 706 55.22 55.85 3.47 49.11 -0.20 1.28 2.89
USA WC 7 1 3 4 6
2008-2009 Buffalo Sabres NHL 79 20 25 45 29 978 54.88 53.60 2.61 49.37 -0.22 0.61 1.66
USA WC 9 2 1 3 6
2009-2010 Buffalo Sabres NHL 71 14 20 34 35 811 52.78 48.73 -1.11 50.45 -0.03 0.52 1.55 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2010-2011 Buffalo Sabres NHL 62 31 21 52 34 771 66.15 48.66 -2.36 50.58 -0.66 1.24 2.18 Playoffs 7 1 2 3 0
2011-2012 Buffalo Sabres NHL 80 20 30 50 46 1,089 55.17 49.71 3.14 49.92 1.24 0.77 2.09
2012-2013 Buffalo Sabres NHL 46 6 12 18 21 584 36.17 44.31 0.80 45.52 1.01 0.62 1.44
2013-2014 Buffalo Sabres NHL 70 16 18 34 39 978 43.59 44.51 3.12 40.93 -0.92 0.80 1.59
2014-2015 Buffalo Sabres NHL 50 9 15 24 39 615 39.22 37.36 -2.51 34.02 -2.14 0.68 1.75
Winnipeg Jets NHL 26 9 10 19 8 374 65.38 55.40 4.76 51.75 -3.33 0.96 2.25 Playoffs 4 1 1 2 0
2015-2016 Winnipeg Jets NHL 78 21 17 38 28 1,087 38.71 48.74 -2.18 50.85 0.15 0.66 1.32
2016-2017 Winnipeg Jets NHL 40 4 9 13 12 453 48.15 46.14 -5.16 45.19 -4.94 0.26 1.32
Boston Bruins NHL 18 4 4 8 12 232 66.67 50.32 1.46 52.56 -1.78 0.78 1.81 Playoffs 6 2 0 2 0
2017-2018 New Jersey Devils NHL 59 8 7 15 10 690 33.33 48.02 -4.37 47.46 -0.79 0.26 0.78 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 New Jersey Devils NHL 6 0 0 0 2 61 0.00 46.92 -4.03 42.48 -5.27 0.00 0.00
Drew Stafford Stats by Elite Prospects | Drew Stafford Advanced Stats by Offside Review

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Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date October 5, 2018
Signing Status UFA
Standard Contract | 1 Years $810,000 1.02% of cap space
2018-2019
Cap Hit $810,000
UFA
AAV $810,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $810,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $810,000
Minors Salary $810,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date August 25, 2017
Signing Status UFA
Standard Contract | 1 Years $800,000 1.07% of cap space
2017-2018
Cap Hit $800,000
UFA
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
Signing Date June 30, 2015
Signing Status UFA
Standard Contract | 2 Years $8,700,000 6.09% of cap space
2015-2016 2016-2017
Cap Hit $4,350,000 $4,350,000
UFA
AAV $4,350,000 $4,350,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $4,350,000 $4,350,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $4,350,000 $4,350,000
Minors Salary $4,350,000 $4,350,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date June 3, 2011
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 4 Years $16,000,000 6.22% of cap space
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015
Cap Hit $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
UFA
AAV $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
Minors Salary $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date September 13, 2009
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 2 Years $3,800,000 3.35% of cap space
2009-2010 2010-2011
Cap Hit $1,900,000 $1,900,000
RFA
AAV $1,900,000 $1,900,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,500,000 $2,300,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $1,500,000 $2,300,000
Minors Salary $1,500,000 $2,300,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date May 3, 2006
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,952,600 2.24% of cap space
2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009
Cap Hit $984,200 $984,200 $984,200
RFA
AAV $984,200 $984,200 $984,200
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $688,900 $688,900 $688,900
Signing Bonuses $295,300 $295,300 $295,300
Total Salary $984,200 $984,200 $984,200
Minors Salary $70,300 $70,300 $70,300
Clauses
UFA Year