Erik Gustafsson

Washington Capitals logo
Age 30 Mar 14, 1992
Nynashamn SWE
Defense shoots left
6'0" 183 cm
197 lbs 89 kg
ELC Signing Age 23
Waivers Signing Age 23
UFA Year 2019
Agent J.P. Barry
Draft Year 2012
Drafted Overall 93
Draft Round 4
Draft Team Edmonton Oilers logo

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Transaction History
Jan 21, 2023 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson notched an assist and three shots on goal in Saturday's 6-2 loss to the Vegas Golden Knights.
Jan 16, 2023 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson provided an assist and three shots on goal in Monday's 4-3 overtime win over the New York Islanders.
Jan 8, 2023 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson scored the lone goal Sunday in a 1-0 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Dec 31, 2022 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson had a goal and two assists in a 9-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday.
Dec 28, 2022 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson scored an even-strength goal and added a power-play assist in Tuesday's 4-0 win over the New York Rangers.
Dec 19, 2022 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson scored a goal and an assist in Monday's 4-3 overtime win over the Detroit Red Wings.
Dec 17, 2022 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson scored a hat trick Saturday in a 5-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Dec 13, 2022 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson (upper body) is on the ice for warmups, indicating he'll play Tuesday versus the Chicago Blackhawks, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
Dec 13, 2022 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson (upper body) will be a game-time decision Tuesday against the Chicago Blackhawks, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
Dec 11, 2022 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson (upper body) will not be available Sunday against the Winnipeg Jets, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
Dec 11, 2022 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson (undisclosed) will be a game-time call Sunday against the Winnipeg Jets, per Samantha Pell of The Washington Post.
Nov 24, 2022 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson tallied an assist and blocked two shots during Wednesday's 3-2 overtime win over the Philadelphia Flyers.
Nov 7, 2022 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson recorded three power-play assists, three blocked shots, two hits and two PIM in Monday's 5-4 win over the Edmonton Oilers.
Oct 31, 2022 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson recorded a power-play assist in Monday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Carolina Hurricanes.
Oct 14, 2022 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson tallied an assist and added two shots while logging 14:59 of ice time during Thursday's 3-2 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Jul 13, 2022 Washington Capitals | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson signed a one-year, $800,000 contract with the Washington Capitals on Wednesday.
Apr 25, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson scored a goal on two shots, doled out two hits and added two PIM in Monday's 3-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.
Apr 10, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson notched an assist and blocked two shots in Sunday's 6-4 loss to the Dallas Stars.
Mar 24, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson produced an assist and four hits in Thursday's 4-3 shootout win over the Los Angeles Kings.
Jan 29, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson had two assists in a 6-4 loss to the Colorado Avalanche on Friday.
Jan 22, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson logged an assist, two hits and two PIM in Saturday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Minnesota Wild.
Jan 13, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson logged two assists, including one on the power play, in Thursday's 3-2 overtime win over the Montreal Canadiens.
Jan 12, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson was activated from the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Wednesday, Carter Baum of the Chicago Blackhawks' official site reports.
Jan 6, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson was placed in the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Thursday, Carter Baum of the Chicago Blackhawks' official site reports.
Dec 18, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson notched a power-play assist and two PIM in Saturday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Dallas Stars.
Dec 7, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson scored a goal on four shots in Tuesday's 6-2 loss to the New York Rangers.
Dec 5, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson produced an assist and three shots on goal in Sunday's 3-2 shootout win over the New York Islanders.
Nov 21, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson produced an assist and blocked two shots in Sunday's 1-0 win over the Vancouver Canucks.
Nov 1, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson recorded an assist, three hits, a plus-3 rating and two shots on goal in Monday's 5-1 win over the Ottawa Senators.
Oct 29, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson picked up two assists, one on the power play, in Friday's 6-3 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes.
Oct 24, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson cleared the league's COVID-19 protocols Sunday and was on the ice for morning skate ahead of the game against the Detroit Red Wings, Scott Powers of The Athletic reports.
Oct 23, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson entered the NHL's COVID-19 protocols list Saturday, Carter Baum of the Chicago Blackhawks' official site reports.
Oct 11, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson inked a one-year, $800,000 contract with Chicago on Monday.
Oct 10, 2021 Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson was released from his professional tryout offer by the New York Islanders on Sunday, Pierre LeBrun of The Athletic reports.
Sep 16, 2021 New York Islanders | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson is set to sign a professional tryout offer with the New York Islanders, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.
Jun 7, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson scored a power-play goal on two shots in Monday's 3-2 overtime win over the Winnipeg Jets in Game 4.
May 31, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson recorded a power-play assist in Monday's 3-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 7.
Apr 25, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Erik Gustafsson | Gustaffsson had two assists, one on the power play, and five shots on net over 12:13 of ice time in Saturday's 5-2 loss to the Calgary Flames.
Apr 24, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson finished plus-1 over 7:12 of ice time in Friday's 4-2 loss to Calgary.
Apr 23, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson will make his Canadiens debut Friday against the Calgary Flames, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
Apr 21, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson cleared the NHL's COVID-19 protocols and practiced with the Montreal Canadiens for the first time Wednesday.
Apr 12, 2021 TRADE ANALYSIS
The Montreal Canadiens acquired Erik Gustafsson from the Philadelphia Flyers for 2022 seventh round pick
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Feb 24, 2021 Philadelphia Flyers | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson registered a goal and an assist with two shots in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the New York Rangers.
Jan 28, 2021 Philadelphia Flyers | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson dished out a pair of assists in Thursday's 3-1 win over the New Jersey Devils.
Jan 13, 2021 Philadelphia Flyers | Erik Gustafsson | Gustafsson notched two power-play assists in Wednesday's 6-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Oct 12, 2020 Philadelphia Flyers | Signed D Erik Gustafsson to a one-year, $3 million contract.
Feb 24, 2020 TRADE ANALYSIS
The Chicago Blackhawks traded Erik Gustafsson to the Calgary Flames for 2020 third round pick
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Mar 6, 2018 Chicago Blackhawks | Signed D Erik Gustafsson to a two-year contract extension.
Jan 9, 2018 Chicago Blackhawks | Recalled D Erik Gustafsson from Rockford (AHL).
Sep 29, 2017 Chicago Blackhawks | Assigned D Erik Gustafsson to Rockford (AHL).
Jul 14, 2017 Chicago Blackhawks | Re-signed D Erik Gustafsson to a one-year, $650,000 contract.
Apr 18, 2017 Chicago Blackhawks | Recalled D Erik Gustafsson from Rockford (AHL).
Oct 3, 2016 Chicago Blackhawks | Assigned D Erik Gustafsson to Rockford (AHL).
Dec 28, 2015 Chicago Blackhawks | Recalled D Erik Gustafsson from Rockford (AHL).
Nov 13, 2015 Chicago Blackhawks | Assigned D Erik Gustafsson to Rockford (AHL).
Oct 28, 2015 Chicago Blackhawks | Recalled D Erik Gustafsson from Rockford (AHL).
Oct 2, 2015 Chicago Blackhawks | Assigned D Erik Gustafsson to Rockford (AHL).
Apr 30, 2015 Chicago Blackhawks | Signed D Erik Gustafsson to a two-year, entry-level contract.
Jul 9, 2013 Philadelphia Flyers | Signed D Erik Gustafsson to a one-year, $1 million contract.
Mar 27, 2013 Philadelphia Flyers | Recalled D Erik Gustafsson from Adirondack (AHL).
Mar 27, 2013 Carolina Hurricanes | Recalled D Erik Gustafsson from Adirondack (AHL).
Feb 16, 2013 Philadelphia Flyers | Recalled D Erik Gustafsson from Adirondack (AHL).
Sep 15, 2012 Philadelphia Flyers | Assigned D Erik Gustafsson to Adirondack (AHL).
Apr 17, 2012 Philadelphia Flyers | (Erik Gustafsson) has been recalled from the Adirondack Phantoms (AHL).
Mar 4, 2012 Philadelphia Flyers | (Erik Gustafsson) has been recalled from the Adirondack Phantoms (AHL).
Jan 11, 2012 Philadelphia Flyers | (Erik Gustafsson) Recalled from Adirondack (AHL).
Oct 27, 2011 Philadelphia Flyers | (Erik Gustafsson) Recalled from Adirondack.
Apr 13, 2011 Philadelphia Flyers | (Erik Gustafsson) Recalled from Adirondack (AHL).
Mar 20, 2011 Philadelphia Flyers | (Erik Gustafsson) Loaned to Adirnodack (AHL).
Feb 25, 2011 Philadelphia Flyers | (Erik Gustafsson) Recalled from Adirondack (AHL).
Dec 29, 2010 Philadelphia Flyers | (Erik Gustafsson) Recalled from Adirondack.
Oct 4, 2010 Philadelphia Flyers | (Erik Gustafsson) Assigned to Adirondack (AHL).
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2022-2023 Regular Season Stats

Erik Gustafsson
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Washington Capitals Washington Capitals logo 51 7 20 27 8 19 856 54.20 54.00 3.80 54.70 5.30 0.49 1.26
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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
2007-2008 Huddinge IK U16 U16 SM 3 0 0 0 6
2008-2009 Stockholm TV-Pucken 8 0 4 4 8
2008-2009 Djurgårdens IF J18 J18 Region 22 2 7 9 10 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2008-2009 Djurgårdens IF J18 J18 Nationell 11 0 1 1 12 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2009-2010 Djurgårdens IF J18 J18 Region 15 4 7 11 24 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2009-2010 Djurgårdens IF J20 J20 Nationell 24 0 8 8 26
2009-2010 Djurgårdens IF J18 J18 Nationell 12 3 6 9 30 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2010-2011 Djurgårdens IF J20 J20 Nationell 38 2 21 23 104 Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0
2010-2011 Sweden U19 (all) International-Jr 3 1 1 2 0
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Djurgårdens IF J20 J20 Nationell 21 3 11 14 14
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Djurgårdens IF SHL 41 3 4 7 16
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 3 0 1 1 8
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Djurgårdens IF SHL 10 0 1 1 6
2012-2013 Djurgårdens IF HockeyAllsvenskan 49 7 16 23 52
2012-2013 Djurgårdens IF ET 7 2 2 4 8
2012-2013 Djurgårdens IF HockeyAllsvenskan 6 1 0 1 30
2013-2014 Frölunda HC SHL 50 2 18 20 16 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2013-2014 Frölunda HC ET 7 1 1 2 27 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2014-2015 Frölunda HC SHL 55 4 25 29 22 Playoffs 12 1 2 3 0
2014-2015 Frölunda HC Champions HL 13 6 13 19 2 Playoffs 12 1 2 3 0
2015-2016 Rockford IceHogs AHL 27 3 8 11 38
2015-2016 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 41 0 14 14 4 550 60.00 48.97 3.40 54.22 4.16 0.00 1.42 Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0
2015-2016 Sweden WC 8 0 2 2 0
2015-2016 Sweden (all) International 8 0 2 2 0
2016-2017 Rockford IceHogs AHL 68 5 25 30 40
2017-2018 Rockford IceHogs AHL 25 3 14 17 18
2017-2018 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 35 5 11 16 6 575 55.17 51.89 7.27 53.94 6.51 0.52 1.25
2017-2018 Sweden WC 6 0 1 1 2
2017-2018 Sweden (all) International 9 0 1 1 4
2018-2019 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 79 17 43 60 34 1,449 52.14 44.79 0.15 50.26 1.50 0.37 1.45
2018-2019 Sweden WC 8 2 2 4 2
2018-2019 Sweden EHT 3 0 1 1 0
2018-2019 Sweden (all) International 11 2 3 5 2
2019-2020 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 59 6 20 26 25 981 53.30 46.60 -1.00 49.30 1.30 0.24 0.92
2019-2020 Calgary Flames NHL 7 0 3 3 2 107 50.00 44.40 -1.90 41.80 -8.20 2.25 8.44 Playoffs 10 0 4 4 0
2020-2021 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 24 1 9 10 0 342 45.50 46.30 -1.00 50.10 1.70 0.18
2020-2021 Montréal Canadiens NHL 5 0 2 2 0 57 66.70 72.30 23.50 64.90 12.40 1.05 Playoffs 16 1 2 3 0
2021-2022 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 59 3 15 18 14 779 48.50 46.80 3.00 49.90 4.90 0.15 0.92
2021-2022 Sweden WC 8 0 7 7 4
2021-2022 Sweden (all) International 8 0 7 7 4
2022-2023 Washington Capitals NHL 51 7 20 27 19 856 54.20 54.00 3.80 54.70 5.30 0.49 1.26
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Active Contract

Signing Team Washington Capitals logo
Signing Date July 13, 2022
Signing Status UFA
Agent J.P. Barry
Standard Contract | 1 Years $800,000 0.97% of cap space
2022-2023
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
Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Chicago Blackhawks logo
Signing Date October 11, 2021
Signing Status UFA
Agent J.P. Barry
Standard Contract | 1 Years $800,000 0.98% of cap space
2021-2022
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 Philadelphia Flyers logo
Signing Date October 12, 2020
Signing Status UFA
Agent Peter Wallen
Standard Contract | 1 Years $3,000,000 3.68% of cap space
2020-2021
Cap Hit $3,000,000
UFA
AAV $3,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $2,750,000
Signing Bonuses $250,000
Total Salary $3,000,000
Minors Salary $3,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
* Retained 50% of contract was retained by Philadelphia Flyers in trade to Montreal Canadiens
Signing Team Chicago Blackhawks logo
Signing Date March 6, 2018
Signing Status RFA
Agent Peter Wallen
Standard Contract | 2 Years $2,400,000 1.51% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020
Cap Hit $1,200,000 $1,200,000
UFA
AAV $1,200,000 $1,200,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $800,000 $1,000,000
Signing Bonuses $200,000 $400,000
Total Salary $1,000,000 $1,400,000
Minors Salary $1,000,000 $1,400,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Chicago Blackhawks logo
Signing Date July 14, 2017
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 1 Years $650,000 0.87% of cap space
2017-2018
Cap Hit $650,000
RFA
AAV $650,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $650,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $650,000
Minors Salary $200,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Chicago Blackhawks logo
Signing Date May 16, 2015
Entry Level Contract | 2 Years $1,850,000 0.93% of cap space
2015-2016 2016-2017
Cap Hit $667,500 $667,500
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $257,500 $257,500
Base Salary $575,000 $575,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $667,500 $667,500
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year