Jake McCabe

Chicago Blackhawks logo
Age 28 Oct 12, 1993
Eau Claire USA
Defense shoots left
6'1" 185 cm
204 lbs 93 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 20
UFA Year 2021
Agent Daniel Plante
Draft Year 2012
Drafted Overall 44
Draft Round 2
Draft Team Buffalo Sabres logo

Transaction History
Apr 25, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe notched an assist, two hits and two PIM in Monday's 3-1 win over the Flyers.
Apr 20, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe scored a goal and logged five hits in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the Coyotes.
Mar 28, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe logged an assist, six blocked shots and two hits in Monday's 6-5 loss to the Sabres.
Mar 23, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe logged an assist, three hits and two blocked shots in Wednesday's 4-2 win over the Ducks.
Mar 15, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe chipped in an assist in a 2-1 loss to the Bruins on Tuesday.
Mar 8, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe notched a pair of assists, five hits, four blocked shots, two shots on net, two PIM and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 8-3 win over the Ducks.
Feb 27, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe (back) will return to action Sunday versus St. Louis, Ben Pope of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
Feb 24, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe (back) won't be available for Friday's game versus the Devils, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
Feb 14, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe recorded an assist and two blocked shots in Monday's 3-1 win over the Jets.
Jan 26, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe notched an assist and blocked three shots in Wednesday's 8-5 win over the Red Wings.
Jan 16, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe exited the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols Sunday, per Carter Baum of the Blackhawks' official site.
Jan 11, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe entered the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols Tuesday, per Mark Lazerus of The Athletic.
Jan 6, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe logged an assist, five hits, two shots on goal and a pair of blocked shots in Thursday's 6-4 loss to the Coyotes.
Dec 9, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe (undisclosed) will return to the lineup for Thursday's matchup with the Canadiens, Ben Pope of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
Dec 7, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe (undisclosed) is not on the ice for warmups ahead of Wednesday's game versus the Rangers, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
Dec 7, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe (personal) participated in morning skate ahead of Tuesday's matchup with the Rangers, Ben Pope of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
Dec 5, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe (personal) is not in Sunday's lineup against the Islanders, Ben Pope of the Chicago Sun-Times
Dec 4, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe (personal) won't be in the lineup for Saturday's matchup with the Rangers, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
Nov 17, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe scored an empty-net goal, doled out two hits and went plus-2 in Wednesday's 4-2 win over the Kraken.
Oct 24, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe posted an assist, three hits, two blocked shots and two PIM in Sunday's 6-3 loss to the Red Wings.
Sep 23, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe (knee) skated with Seth Jones on the Blackhawks' top pairing during Thursday's practice, Scott Powers of The Athletic reports.
Jul 28, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jake McCabe | McCabe (knee) signed a four-year, $16 million contract with the Blackhawks on Wednesday, Ben Pope of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
May 10, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Jake McCabe | McCabe (knee) is confident he'll be ready for the 2021-22 campaign, Mike Harrington of The Buffalo News reports.
Feb 24, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Jake McCabe | McCabe (knee) has been placed on injured reserve, per the (NHL)'s official media site.
Feb 22, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Jake McCabe | McCabe will require a 6-to-8 month recovery after suffering ACL, MCL and meniscus injuries to his right knee during Saturday's win over the Devils.
Feb 21, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Jake McCabe | Coach Ralph Krueger said Sunday that McCabe will undergo an MRI on his injured leg, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
Feb 20, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Jake McCabe | Head coach Ralph Krueger said that he's "very concerned" about the leg injury McCabe suffered during Saturday's win over the Devils, Mike Harrington of The Buffalo News reports.
Feb 16, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Jake McCabe | McCabe has been removed from the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols list and could play Tuesday against the Islanders, John Vogl of The Athletic reports.
Feb 15, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Jake McCabe | McCabe is still on the COVID-19 protocol list and will not be available for Monday's game against the Islanders, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Feb 15, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Jake McCabe | McCabe (COVID-19 protocol) is a game-time decision for Monday's game versus the Islanders, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
Feb 4, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Jake McCabe | McCabe has been added to the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols list, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.
Jan 31, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Jake McCabe | McCabe picked up an assist in Sunday's loss to the Devils.
Aug 3, 2019 Buffalo Sabres | signed D Jake McCabe to a two-year, $5.7 million contract.
Jun 30, 2016 Buffalo Sabres | re-signed D Jake McCabe to a three-year, $4.8 million contract extension.
Oct 12, 2015 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | recalled D Jake McCabe from Rochester (AHL).
Oct 10, 2015 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned D Jake McCabe to Rochester (AHL).
Feb 22, 2015 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | recalled D Jake McCabe from Rochester (AHL).
Oct 16, 2014 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned D Jake McCabe to Rochester (AHL).
Oct 7, 2014 Injured Buffalo Sabres | placed D Jake McCabe on IR.
Apr 2, 2014 Buffalo Sabres | signed D Jake McCabe to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Jake McCabe
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Chicago Blackhawks Chicago Blackhawks logo 75 4 18 22 -27 33 1,264 40.40 42.00 -3.90 42.70 -4.60 0.09 0.95
Jake McCabe Stats by Elite Prospects Jake McCabe Advanced Stats by
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
2008-2009 Eau Claire Memorial High USHS-WI 23 2 20 22 16
2008-2009 Team Wisconsin UMHSEHL 22 3 7 10 0
2009-2010 USNTDP Juniors USHL 35 0 5 5 34
2009-2010 U.S. National U17 Team USDP 52 0 8 8 52
2009-2010 USA U17 WHC-17 6 0 1 1 6
2009-2010 U.S. National U18 Team USDP 1 0 0 0 2
2009-2010 USA U17 (all) International-Jr 12 0 3 3 12
2010-2011 USNTDP Juniors USHL 19 2 4 6 4
2010-2011 USA U18 WJC-18 6 0 1 1 0
2010-2011 U.S. National U18 Team USDP 46 4 12 16 14
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Univ. of Wisconsin NCAA 26 3 9 12 12
2012-2013 Univ. of Wisconsin NCAA 38 3 18 21 50
2012-2013 USA U20 WJC-20 7 3 3 6 16
2013-2014 Univ. of Wisconsin NCAA 36 8 17 25 53
2013-2014 Buffalo Sabres NHL 7 0 1 1 15 96 28.57 31.88 -7.57 36.07 -3.87 0.00 0.62
2013-2014 USA WC 8 0 0 0 2
2014-2015 Rochester Americans AHL 57 5 24 29 50
2014-2015 Buffalo Sabres NHL 2 0 0 0 0 20 43.91 4.72 48.88 19.17 0.00 0.00
2015-2016 Rochester Americans AHL 1 0 0 0 0
2015-2016 Buffalo Sabres NHL 77 4 10 14 51 1,308 47.62 48.14 1.27 46.78 0.06 0.14 0.50
2015-2016 USA WC 8 1 1 2 0
2016-2017 Buffalo Sabres NHL 76 3 17 20 26 1,323 46.49 44.81 -4.84 45.86 -1.40 0.05 0.63
2017-2018 Buffalo Sabres NHL 53 3 9 12 26 877 43.28 45.52 0.21 47.09 1.64 0.14 0.68
2018-2019 Buffalo Sabres NHL 59 4 10 14 35 964 45.21 47.93 -1.75 48.90 -2.10 0.19 0.75
2019-2020 Buffalo Sabres NHL 66 3 10 13 41 1,048 43.90 50.70 3.70 50.50 2.10 0.11 0.69
2020-2021 Buffalo Sabres NHL 13 1 2 3 9 214 55.60 59.90 11.70 56.70 8.60 0.28 0.84
2021-2022 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 75 4 18 22 33 1,264 40.40 42.00 -3.90 42.70 -4.60 0.09 0.95
Jake McCabe Stats by Elite Prospects | Jake McCabe Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Chicago Blackhawks logo
Signing Date July 28, 2021
Signing Status UFA
Agent Daniel Plante
Standard Contract | 4 Years $16,000,000 4.85% of cap space
2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
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 $3,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $5,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $3,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $5,000,000
Minors Salary $3,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $5,000,000
Clauses M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out
Modified Trade Clause – 7 team no trade list

Contract History

Signing Team Buffalo Sabres logo
Signing Date August 3, 2019
Signing Status RFA
Agent Daniel Plante
Standard Contract | 2 Years $5,700,000 3.50% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $2,850,000 $2,850,000
UFA
AAV $2,850,000 $2,850,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $2,900,000 $2,800,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $2,900,000 $2,800,000
Minors Salary $2,900,000 $2,800,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Buffalo Sabres logo
Signing Date June 30, 2016
Signing Status RFA
Agent Daniel Plante
Standard Contract | 3 Years $4,800,000 2.19% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Cap Hit $1,600,000 $1,600,000 $1,600,000
RFA
AAV $1,600,000 $1,600,000 $1,600,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $1,250,000 $1,775,000 $1,775,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $1,250,000 $1,775,000 $1,775,000
Minors Salary $1,250,000 $1,775,000 $1,775,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Buffalo Sabres logo
Signing Date April 2, 2014
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,775,000 1.44% of cap space
2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016
Cap Hit $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $832,500 $832,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year