Erik Gudbranson

age32
posD
shotr
h6'5"
w223lbs
BirthdateJan 7, 1992
Draft Class2010 round1 pick3

Current Contract

Cap Hit
$4,000,000$4.00M
Year 3 of 4
22/23
24/25
25/26
Accumulated Hit
$0$0K | 0%
Expiry Status
UFA 2026 age 34

2023-24 Stats

Regular Season
GP78
G6
A20
P26
PPG0.33
PIM74
EV TOI/GM 16.70
G60 0.28
P60 1.13
GF% 41.80
DFF% 43.90
REL DFF% -3.40
CF% 44.30
REL CF% -5.30

Erik Gudbranson Updates

Mar 23 2024

Gudbranson scored a goal on four shots and added three hits in Saturday's 4-2 loss to the Vegas Golden Knights.

Jan 25 2024

Gudbranson notched a shorthanded assist and two shots on goal in Thursday's 5-2 win over the Calgary Flames.

Dec 15 2023

Gudbranson has served his one-game suspension and will be eligible to face New Jersey on Saturday.

Dec 11 2023

Gudbranson received a one-game suspension after his role as the aggressor in an incident with Florida's Nick Cousins.

Dec 10 2023

Gudbranson will have a hearing with the Department of Player Safety after he was the aggressor in an incident with Florida's Nick Cousins on Sunday.

Dec 10 2023

Gudbranson (illness) will be back in the lineup Sunday against the Florida Panthers, per Jeff Svoboda of the Columbus Blue Jackets' official site.

Dec 8 2023

Gudbranson (illness) has been ruled out versus St. Louis on Friday, Brian Hedger of The Columbus Dispatch reports.

Dec 7 2023

Gudbranson (illness) did not travel to New York and will miss Thursday's clash with the New York Islanders, Brian Hedger of The Columbus Dispatch reports.

Dec 5 2023

Gudbranson (illness) did not take the ice for warmups, indicating he'll be out Tuesday versus the Los Angeles Kings, Coby Maeir of 1st Ohio Battery reports.

Dec 5 2023

Gudbranson (illness) will be a game-time decision Tuesday against the Los Angeles Kings, according to Aaron Portzline of The Athletic.

Nov 12 2023

Gudbranson recorded two assists, three hits and five blocked shots in Sunday's 4-3 shootout loss to the New York Rangers.

Oct 30 2023

Gudbranson (lower body) is expected to play versus Dallas on Monday, Brian Hedger of The Columbus Dispatch reports.

Oct 29 2023

Gudbranson (lower body) is questionable for Monday's matchup with Dallas, Mark Scheig of The Hockey Writers reports.

Sep 21 2023

Gudbranson (shoulder) was on the ice for Thursday's practice at Blue Jackets camp, Mark Scheig of The Hockey Writers reports.

Mar 27 2023

Gubdranson suffered a separated shoulder that will sideline him for six weeks, the team announced Monday.

Profile

UFA Year 2019
ELC Year 19
Waivers Age 19
Nationality Canada
Est Career Earnings
$41,150,000
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Career Stats By Contract

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2022-2026 Standard Contract
4yrs
value$16,000,000$16.00M
cap hit$4,000,000$4.00M
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Signed By
Signed On Jul 13 2022
Signing Agent Patrick Morris
Signed On Jul 13 2022
Signing Status
UFA
age 30
% Cap Contract Start 4.85%
Notes
10 team no trade list
Abbreviated $Amounts
2022-23
2023-24
Buy Out
2024-25
Buy Out
2025-26
2026
Cap Hit $4,000,000$4.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $4,000,000$4.00M UFAage 34
AAV $4,000,000$4.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $4,000,000$4.00M
Base $5,000,000$5.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $3,500,000$3.50M $3,500,000$3.50M
Performance Bonuses - - - -
Signing Bonuses - - - -
Total Salary $5,000,000$5.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $3,500,000$3.50M $3,500,000$3.50M
Minors Salary $5,000,000$5.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $3,500,000$3.50M $3,500,000$3.50M
Clauses
M-NTC
M-NTC
M-NTC
M-NTC
UFA Year

2021-2022 Standard Contract
1yr
value$1,950,000$1.95M
cap hit$1,950,000$1.95M
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Signed By
Signed On Sep 10 2021
Signing Agent Patrick Morris
Signed On Sep 10 2021
Signing Status
UFA
age 29
% Cap Contract Start 2.39%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2021-22
2022
Cap Hit $1,950,000$1.95M UFAage 30
AAV $1,950,000$1.95M
Base $1,950,000$1.95M
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $1,950,000$1.95M
Minors Salary $1,950,000$1.95M
Clauses
-
UFA Year

2018-2021 Standard Contract
3yrs
value$12,000,000$12.00M
cap hit$4,000,000$4.00M
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Signed By
Signed On Feb 20 2018
Signing Agent Patrick Morris
Signed On Feb 20 2018
Signing Status
UFA
age 26
% Cap Contract Start 5.03%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2018-19
2019-20
2020-21
2021
Cap Hit $4,000,000$4.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $4,000,000$4.00M UFAage 29
AAV $4,000,000$4.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $4,000,000$4.00M
Base $3,750,000$3.75M $4,500,000$4.50M $3,000,000$3.00M
Performance Bonuses - - -
Signing Bonuses $750,000$750K - -
Total Salary $4,500,000$4.50M $4,500,000$4.50M $3,000,000$3.00M
Minors Salary $4,500,000$4.50M $4,500,000$4.50M $3,000,000$3.00M
Clauses
-
-
-
UFA Year

2017-2018 Standard Contract
1yr
value$3,500,000$3.50M
cap hit$3,500,000$3.50M
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Signed By
Signed On Jun 15 2017
Signing Agent Mark Guy
Signed On Jun 15 2017
Signing Status
RFA
age 25
% Cap Contract Start 4.67%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2017-18
2018
Cap Hit $3,500,000$3.50M UFAage 26
AAV $3,500,000$3.50M
Base $3,500,000$3.50M
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $3,500,000$3.50M
Minors Salary $3,500,000$3.50M
Clauses
-
UFA Year

2016-2017 Standard Contract
1yr
value$3,500,000$3.50M
cap hit$3,500,000$3.50M
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Signed By
Signed On May 9 2016
Signed On May 9 2016
Signing Status
RFA
age 24
% Cap Contract Start 4.79%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2016-17
2017
Cap Hit $3,500,000$3.50M RFAage 25
AAV $3,500,000$3.50M
Base $3,500,000$3.50M
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $3,500,000$3.50M
Minors Salary $3,500,000$3.50M
Clauses
-
UFA Year

2014-2016 Standard Contract
2yrs
value$5,000,000$5.00M
cap hit$2,500,000$2.50M
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Signed On Jul 10 2014
Signed On Jul 10 2014
Signing Status
RFA
age 22
% Cap Contract Start 3.62%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2014-15
2015-16
2016
Cap Hit $2,500,000$2.50M $2,500,000$2.50M RFAage 24
AAV $2,500,000$2.50M $2,500,000$2.50M
Base $2,250,000$2.25M $2,750,000$2.75M
Performance Bonuses - -
Signing Bonuses - -
Total Salary $2,250,000$2.25M $2,750,000$2.75M
Minors Salary $2,250,000$2.25M $2,750,000$2.75M
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

2011-2014 Entry Level Contract
3yrs
value$9,600,000$9.60M
cap hit$3,200,000$3.20M
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Signed On Jun 16 2011
Signed On Jun 16 2011
Signing Status age 19
% Cap Contract Start 1.40%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2011-12
2012-13
2013-14
2014
Cap Hit $900,000$900K $900,000$900K $900,000$900K RFAage 22
AAV $3,200,000$3.20M $3,200,000$3.20M $3,200,000$3.20M
Base $810,000$810K $810,000$810K $810,000$810K
Performance Bonuses $2,300,000$2.30M $2,300,000$2.30M $2,300,000$2.30M
Signing Bonuses $90,000$90K $90,000$90K $90,000$90K
Total Salary $900,000$900K $900,000$900K $900,000$900K
Minors Salary $67,500$68K $67,500$68K $67,500$68K
Clauses
-
-
-
UFA Year

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