James Reimer San Jose Sharks logo

Age 33 Mar 15, 1988
Morweena CAN
Goaltender shoots left
6'2" 188 cm
220 lbs 100 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 20
UFA Year 2015
Agent Ray (Raynold) Petkau
Draft Year 2006
Drafted Overall 99
Draft Round 4
Draft Team Toronto Maple Leafs logo

Transaction History
Jan 15, 2022 Activated San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer (lower body) was activated from injured reserve and will dress as the backup Saturday against Pittsburgh, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Jan 11, 2022 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer (lower body) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday, per Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News.
Jan 8, 2022 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer (lower body) will not play Saturday against the Flyers, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Jan 6, 2022 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer is dealing with a lower-body injury and might get placed on injured reserve, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Jan 5, 2022 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer was given the hook before the third period after giving up four goals on 24 shots to the Red Wings on Tuesday.
Jan 3, 2022 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer is expected to get the starting nod on the road versus Detroit on Tuesday, Corey Masisak of The Athletic reports.
Jan 2, 2022 San Jose Sharks | Zach Sawchenko | Sawchenko stopped 20 of 21 shots after replacing James Reimer to begin the second period of Sunday's 8-5 loss to the Penguins.
Jan 2, 2022 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 11 of 17 shots before being replaced by Zach Sawchenko to begin the second period of Sunday's 8-5 loss to the Penguins.
Jan 2, 2022 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer is in net for Sunday's game in Pittsburgh, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Dec 30, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 23 of 25 shots in Thursday's 3-2 overtime win over the Flyers.
Dec 29, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Coach Bob Boughner said he expects Reimer to start in net Thursday against the Flyers, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Dec 29, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 39 of 46 shots in Tuesday's 8-7 shootout win over the Coyotes.
Dec 28, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Per Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News, Reimer was the first goalie off the ice at morning skate, indicating he'll start between the pipes in Tuesday's home game versus the Coyotes.
Dec 24, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer and the Sharks won't face the Ducks on Monday due to COVID-19 postponements.
Dec 19, 2021 Suspended San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer and the Sharks' next two games were postponed after the (NHL) suspended cross-border travel through the holiday break.
Dec 15, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer gave up two goals on 29 shots in a losing effort against Seattle on Tuesday.
Dec 13, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will get the starting nod at home versus the Kraken on Tuesday, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Dec 10, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer is on track to start between the pipes in Saturday's home game versus the Stars, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Dec 7, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | When asked about Reimer on Tuesday, coach Bob Boughner said the netminder is "run down and not feeling 100 percent. So we want to make sure we're taking care of that," Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Dec 3, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Prior to a previous report that indicated otherwise, Reimer won't start Friday against the Rangers, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Dec 1, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will be in goal on the road versus the Rangers on Friday, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Dec 1, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer made 32 saves in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Devils.
Nov 29, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will be in goal versus the Devils on the road Tuesday, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Nov 28, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer posted a 29-save shutout in Sunday's 2-0 win over the Blackhawks.
Nov 27, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will start between the pipes in Sunday's road clash with Chicago, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Nov 26, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Adin Hill | Hill stopped 16 shots in relief of James Reimer in Friday's 4-1 loss to the Maple Leafs.
Nov 26, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer surrendered four goals on 17 shots in Friday's 4-1 loss to the Maple Leafs.
Nov 26, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will start against visiting Toronto on Friday, Kevin Kurz of The Athletic reports.
Nov 24, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer allowed three goals on 29 shots in Wednesday's 6-3 win over the Senators.
Nov 23, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer has been named the starter for Wednesday's game against Ottawa, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Nov 22, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer made 22 saves on 23 shots in Monday's 2-1 overtime win over the Hurricanes.
Nov 21, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will be in net for Monday's game against the Hurricanes, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Nov 18, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 44 of 48 shots in Thursday's 4-1 loss to the Blues.
Nov 17, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will patrol the crease during Thursday's road game versus the Blues, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Nov 16, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 26 of 27 shots in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Wild.
Nov 16, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will patrol the crease during Tuesday's road matchup with Minnesota, Kevin Kurz of The Athletic reports.
Nov 11, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer allowed three goals on 33 shots in a 4-1 loss to the Jets on Thursday.
Nov 8, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer is expected to defend the cage on the road versus Winnipeg on Thursday, Kevin Kurz of The Athletic reports.
Nov 6, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will start against visiting New Jersey on Saturday, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Nov 2, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer allowed three goals on 28 shots in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Sabres.
Nov 2, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer is slated to tend the twine at home versus Buffalo on Tuesday, Kevin Kurz of The Athletic reports.
Oct 30, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer kicked out 34 of 35 shots Saturday in a 2-1 overtime win over Winnipeg.
Oct 30, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will protect the home goal Saturday versus the Jets, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Oct 26, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 23 of 25 shots in a 3-1 loss to the Predators on Tuesday.
Oct 25, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will protect the crease on the road against Nashville on Tuesday, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Oct 24, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer came off the bench to stop all 20 shots he faced in a 4-3 loss to the Bruins.
Oct 22, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer allowed one goal on 31 shots in Thursday's 2-1 win over the Senators.
Oct 20, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will patrol the crease during Thursday's road matchup with Ottawa, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Oct 4, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will be in the crease for Monday's home clash with Anaheim, Kevin Kurz of The Athletic reports.
Sep 29, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will get the start in goal in Thursday's road preseason game against Anaheim, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Sep 27, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer will protect the crease for Tuesday's preseason home clash with the Kings, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Jul 28, 2021 San Jose Sharks | James Reimer | Reimer signed a two-year, $4.5 million contract with the Sharks on Wednesday.
Apr 29, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer turned away 16 of 17 shots in a 3-1 win over Detroit on Thursday.
Apr 29, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will guard the home cage during Thursday's matchup with Detroit, Cory Lavalette of the North State Journal reports.
Apr 26, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 29 of 32 shots Monday in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Stars.
Apr 26, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will start Monday's game in Dallas, Chip Alexander of the Raleigh News & Observer reports.
Apr 12, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 27 of 29 shots in Monday's 3-1 loss to the Red Wings.
Apr 12, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will guard the home net in Monday's game versus the Red Wings, Michael Smith of the Hurricanes' official site reports.
Apr 1, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer surrendered three goals on 25 shots in Thursday's 4-3 win over the Blackhawks.
Apr 1, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will guard the road net in Thursday's game versus the Blackhawks, Michael Smith of the Hurricanes' official site reports.
Mar 27, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer made 19 saves in a 4-3 win over Tampa Bay on Saturday.
Mar 27, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will defend the home goal in Saturday's game versus the Lightning, Cory Lavalette of the North State Journal reports.
Mar 20, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer turned aside 29 of 31 shots Saturday in a 3-2 shootout loss to Columbus.
Mar 20, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will patrol the crease during Saturday's home clash with Columbus, Michael Smith of the Hurricanes' official site reports.
Mar 16, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 24 of 27 shots in a 4-2 loss to Detroit on Tuesday.
Mar 16, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | Alex Nedeljkovic | Nedeljkovic is expected to be promoted to the active roster and serve as James Reimer's backup Tuesday against Detroit.
Mar 16, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will guard the road cage against the Red Wings on Tuesday.
Mar 11, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer made 32 saves in a 5-1 win over Nashville on Thursday.
Mar 11, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will protect the home net in Thursday's game versus the Predators, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Mar 7, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will guard the home net in Sunday's game versus the Panthers, Michael Smith of the Hurricanes' official site reports.
Mar 2, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 36 of 38 shots in Tuesday's 4-2 win over the Predators.
Mar 2, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will defend the blue paint during Tuesday's road game versus the Predators, Chip Alexander of The Raleigh News & Observer reports.
Feb 27, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer kicked out 28 shots in Saturday's 4-3 shootout win against Florida.
Feb 27, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer is expected to start in Saturday's road game versus the Panthers, Michael Smith of (NHL).com reports.
Feb 25, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer made 19 saves Thursday in a 3-1 loss to Tampa Bay. He allowed two goals.
Feb 25, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will patrol the road crease in Thursday's game against the Lightning, Michael Smith of the Hurricanes' official site reports.
Feb 22, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer turned aside 28 of 31 shots in Monday's 4-2 loss to the Lightning.
Feb 22, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will be between the pipes at home versus Tampa Bay on Monday, Chip Alexander of The Raleigh News & Observer reports.
Feb 19, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 26 shots in Friday's 5-3 win over Chicago.
Feb 19, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will get the starting nod against the Blackhawks at home Friday, Ben Pope of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
Feb 15, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 37 of 40 shots in a 7-3 win over the Hurricanes on Monday.
Feb 15, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will patrol the crease for Monday's home tilt with the Blue Jackets, Mark Scheig of The Hockey Writers reports.
Feb 11, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 34 of 37 shots in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Stars.
Feb 11, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will protect the road goal in Thursday's game versus the Stars, Matthew DeFranks of The Dallas Morning News reports.
Feb 7, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer allowed five goals on 22 shots in Sunday's 6-5 win over the Blue Jackets.
Feb 7, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will patrol the road crease in Sunday's game against the Blue Jackets, Chip Alexander of The Raleigh News & Observer reports.
Feb 4, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer surrendered five goals on 34 shots in a 6-4 loss to the Blackhawks on Thursday. The sixth goal was an empty-netter.
Feb 4, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will defend the blue paint during Thursday's road clash with Chicago, Michael Smith of the Hurricanes' official site reports.
Feb 2, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 30 pucks in a 4-3 shootout win over Chicago on Tuesday.
Feb 2, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will be in goal for Tuesday's road clash with Chicago, Sara Civian of The Athletic reports.
Jan 31, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer turned aside 26 shots in regulation and overtime and two of three shootout attempts during Sunday's 4-3 win over the Stars.
Jan 31, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer will patrol the home crease in Sunday's game versus the Stars, Sara Civian of The Athletic reports.
Jan 30, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer stopped 10 of 11 shots after replacing Petr Mrazek (upper body) early in the first period of Saturday's 4-1 win over the Stars.
Jan 18, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer made 31 saves Monday in a 4-2 win over the Predators.
Jan 18, 2021 Carolina Hurricanes | James Reimer | Reimer is expected to make his season debut Monday in Nashville, Michael Smith of (NHL).com reports.
Jun 30, 2019 Trade TRADE ANALYSIS
The Florida Panthers acquired Scott Darling from the Carolina Hurricanes for James Reimer and 2020 sixth round pick
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Feb 8, 2018 Activated Florida Panthers | activated G James Reimer from injured reserve.
Jul 1, 2016 Florida Panthers | signed G James Reimer to a five-year, $17 million contract.
Feb 27, 2016 Trade San Jose Sharks | acquired G James Reimer and RW Jeremy Morin from the Toronto Maple Leafs for G Alex Stalock, RW Ben Smith and a conditional 2018 fourth-round draft pick.
Jul 25, 2014 Toronto Maple Leafs | signed G James Reimer to a two-year, $4.6 million contract.
Feb 13, 2013 Injured Toronto Maple Leafs | placed G James Reimer on IR.
Jun 9, 2011 Toronto Maple Leafs | (James Reimer) re-signed to a three-year contract.
Dec 17, 2010 Recalled Toronto Maple Leafs | (James Reimer) recalled from Toronto (AHL).
Nov 17, 2010 Recalled Toronto Maple Leafs | (James Reimer) recalled from Toronto (AHL).
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

James Reimer
GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP
San Jose Sharks San Jose Sharks logo 20 2.68 0.916 0
James Reimer Stats by Elite Prospects James Reimer Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP Playoffs GP GAA SV% PIM
2003-2004 Interlake Lightning U18 AAA MU18HL 27 2.85 0.000 0
2004-2005 Interlake Lightning U18 AAA MU18HL 37 2.11 0.948 0 Playoffs 7 3.59 0.000 0
Draft Yr 2005-2006 Red Deer Rebels WHL 34 2.81 0.910 0
2006-2007 Red Deer Rebels WHL 60 2.66 0.912 0 Playoffs 7 3.88 0.871 0
2007-2008 Red Deer Rebels WHL 30 2.73 0.916 0
2008-2009 Reading Royals ECHL 22 3.3 0.904 0
2008-2009 Toronto Marlies AHL 3 3.28 0.882 0
2008-2009 South Carolina Stingrays ECHL 6 1.32 0.961 0 Playoffs 8 2.17 0.929 0
2009-2010 Toronto Marlies AHL 26 2.25 0.925 0
2010-2011 Toronto Marlies AHL 15 2.59 0.920 0
2010-2011 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 37 2.6 0.921 0
2010-2011 Canada WC 4 2.04 0.920 0
2011-2012 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 34 3.1 0.900 0
2012-2013 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 33 2.46 0.924 0 Playoffs 7 2.87 0.923 0
2013-2014 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 36 3.26 0.911 0 1.78 0.05
2013-2014 Canada WC 4 2.2 0.911 0
2014-2015 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 35 3.16 0.907 0 2.32 0.07
2015-2016 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 32 2.49 0.918 0
2015-2016 San Jose Sharks NHL 8 1.62 0.938 0 7.68 0.19 Playoffs 1 2.06 0.857 0
2016-2017 Florida Panthers NHL 43 2.53 0.920 0 0.33 0.01
2017-2018 Florida Panthers NHL 44 2.99 0.913 0 2.33 0.05
2018-2019 Florida Panthers NHL 36 3.09 0.900 0 -8.80 -0.24
2019-2020 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 25 2.66 0.914 0 10.47 0.42 Playoffs 3 2.36 0.934 0
2020-2021 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 22 2.66 0.906 0 -2.87 -0.13
2021-2022 San Jose Sharks NHL 20 2.68 0.916 0
James Reimer Stats by Elite Prospects | James Reimer Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team San Jose Sharks logo
Signing Date July 28, 2021
Signing Status UFA
Agent Ray (Raynold) Petkau
Standard Contract | 2 Years $4,500,000 2.76% of cap space
2021-2022 2022-2023
Cap Hit $2,250,000 $2,250,000
UFA
AAV $2,250,000 $2,250,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,750,000 $2,750,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $1,750,000 $2,750,000
Minors Salary $1,750,000 $2,750,000
Clauses M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out
Modified Trade Clause – 5 team no trade list

Contract History

Signing Team Florida Panthers logo
Signing Date July 1, 2016
Signing Status UFA
Agent Ray (Raynold) Petkau
Standard Contract | 5 Years $17,000,000 4.66% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $3,400,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000
UFA
AAV $3,400,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000 $3,400,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $3,250,000 $3,200,000 $3,100,000 $3,100,000 $850,000
Signing Bonuses $1,250,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,250,000
Total Salary $4,500,000 $3,200,000 $3,100,000 $3,100,000 $3,100,000
Minors Salary $4,500,000 $3,200,000 $3,100,000 $3,100,000 $3,100,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Toronto Maple Leafs logo
Signing Date July 26, 2014
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 2 Years $4,600,000 3.33% of cap space
2014-2015 2015-2016
Cap Hit $2,300,000 $2,300,000
UFA
AAV $2,300,000 $2,300,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $2,600,000 $2,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $2,600,000 $2,000,000
Minors Salary $2,600,000 $2,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Toronto Maple Leafs logo
Signing Date June 9, 2011
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 3 Years $5,400,000 2.80% of cap space
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014
Cap Hit $1,800,000 $1,800,000 $1,800,000
RFA
AAV $1,800,000 $1,800,000 $1,800,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $1,700,000 $1,600,000 $1,600,000
Signing Bonuses $500,000 $0 $0
Total Salary $2,200,000 $1,600,000 $1,600,000
Minors Salary $2,200,000 $1,600,000 $1,600,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Toronto Maple Leafs logo
Signing Date March 19, 2008
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $1,790,000 0.96% of cap space
2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011
Cap Hit $546,667 $546,667 $546,667
RFA
AAV $596,667 $596,667 $596,667
Performance Bonuses $25,000 $25,000 $100,000
Base Salary $475,000 $500,000 $500,000
Signing Bonuses $55,000 $55,000 $55,000
Total Salary $530,000 $555,000 $555,000
Minors Salary $62,500 $62,500 $62,500
Clauses
UFA Year