Joe Thornton

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Previous Contract

2021-2022 Standard Contract
1yr
value$750K
cap hit$750K
Signed By
Signed On Aug 13, 2021
Signing Agent John Thornton
Signing Status UFA (42 yrs old)
Qualifying Offer on Expiry -
UFA Year 2005
ELC Year
Waivers Age 18
Birthdate Jul 2, 1979
Nationality Canada
Draft
1997 Round 1 Pick 1
Draft Class
Est Career Earnings
$113,125,000

Joe Thornton News

Oct 28 2023

Thornton officially announced his retirement from professional hockey Saturday.

Apr 21 2022 | Florida Panthers

Thornton (healthy scratch) picked up an assist in Thursday's 5-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings.

Mar 18 2022 | Florida Panthers

Thornton scored a goal in Friday's 3-0 win over the Anaheim Ducks.

Mar 15 2022 | Florida Panthers

Thornton (undisclosed) will be activated from injured reserve and play Tuesday in San Jose, George Richards of Panthers Press Box reports.

Mar 13 2022 | Florida Panthers

Thornton (undisclosed) will "probably" be available Tuesday against the San Jose Sharks, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.

Feb 28 2022 | Florida Panthers

Thornton (undisclosed) practiced in a non-contact jersey Monday, per Jameson Olive of the Florida Panthers' official site.

Feb 16 2022 | Florida Panthers

Thornton was designated for injured reserve with an undisclosed injury Wednesday, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.

Jan 29 2022 | Florida Panthers

Thornton will participate in Saturday's game against the San Jose Sharks, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.

Dec 12 2021 | Florida Panthers

Thornton scored a power-play goal in Sunday's 3-2 loss to the Colorado Avalanche.

Nov 18 2021 | Florida Panthers

Thornton (undisclosed) was removed from injured reserve Thursday, per NHL.com.

Nov 18 2021 | Florida Panthers

Thornton (undisclosed) will be a game-time call to face the New Jersey Devils on Thursday, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.

Nov 8 2021 | Florida Panthers

Thornton (undisclosed) will not be ready for Monday's matchup with the New York Rangers, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.

Oct 30 2021 | Florida Panthers

Thornton (undisclosed) was placed on injured reserve Saturday.

Oct 25 2021 | Florida Panthers

Thornton scored a power-play goal on two shots in a 5-3 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Monday.

Oct 4 2021 | Florida Panthers

Thornton (strain) was on the ice for Monday's practice session, Steve Goldstein of Fox Sports Florida reports.

Aug 13 2021
Standard | 1 yrs
$750,000
Cap Hit
$750,000

John Thornton | Top Shelf Sports Management LLC.

Oct 16 2020
Standard | 1 yrs
$700,000
Cap Hit
$700,000

John Thornton | Top Shelf Sports Management LLC.

Sep 6 2019
Standard | 1 yrs
$2,000,000
Cap Hit
$2,000,000

John Thornton | Top Shelf Sports Management LLC.

Jul 2 2018
Standard | 1 yrs
$5,000,000
Cap Hit
$5,000,000

John Thornton | Top Shelf Sports Management LLC.

Jul 2 2017
Standard | 1 yrs
$8,000,000
Cap Hit
$8,000,000

John Thornton | Top Shelf Sports Management LLC.

Jan 24 2014
Standard | 3 yrs
$20,250,000
Cap Hit
$6,750,000

John Thornton | Top Shelf Sports Management LLC.

Oct 16 2010
Standard | 3 yrs
$21,000,000
Cap Hit
$7,000,000
Jul 1 2007
Standard | 3 yrs
$21,600,000
Cap Hit
$7,200,000
Aug 11 2005
Standard | 3 yrs
$20,000,000
Cap Hit
$6,666,667
May 20 2024
Entry Level | 1 yrs
-
Cap Hit
-
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2021-2022 Standard Contract
1yr
value$750,000$750K
cap hit$750,000$750K
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Signed By
Signed On Aug 13 2021
Signing Agent John Thornton
Signing Status
UFA
42 yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2021-22
2022
Cap Hit $750,000$750K
UFA
42yrs
AAV $750,000$750K
Base $750,000$750K
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $750,000$750K
Minors Salary $750,000$750K
Clauses
-
UFA Year

2020-2021 Standard Contract
1yr
value$700,000$700K
cap hit$700,000$700K
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Signed On Oct 16 2020
Signing Agent John Thornton
Signing Status
UFA
41 yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2020-21
2021
Cap Hit $700,000$700K
UFA
41yrs
AAV $700,000$700K
Base $700,000$700K
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $700,000$700K
Minors Salary $700,000$700K
Clauses
NMC
UFA Year

2019-2020 Standard Contract
1yr
value$2,000,000$2.00M
cap hit$2,000,000$2.00M
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Signed On Sep 6 2019
Signing Agent John Thornton
Signing Status
UFA
40 yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2019-20
2020
Cap Hit $2,000,000$2.00M
UFA
40yrs
AAV $2,000,000$2.00M
Base $2,000,000$2.00M
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $2,000,000$2.00M
Minors Salary $2,000,000$2.00M
Clauses
-
UFA Year

2018-2019 Standard Contract
1yr
value$5,000,000$5.00M
cap hit$5,000,000$5.00M
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Signed On Jul 2 2018
Signing Agent John Thornton
Signing Status
UFA
39 yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2018-19
2019
Cap Hit $5,000,000$5.00M
UFA
39yrs
AAV $5,000,000$5.00M
Base $5,000,000$5.00M
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $5,000,000$5.00M
Minors Salary $5,000,000$5.00M
Clauses
NMC
UFA Year

2017-2018 Standard Contract
1yr
value$8,000,000$8.00M
cap hit$8,000,000$8.00M
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Signed On Jul 2 2017
Signing Agent John Thornton
Signing Status
UFA
38 yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2017-18
2018
Cap Hit $8,000,000$8.00M
UFA
38yrs
AAV $8,000,000$8.00M
Base $6,750,000$6.75M
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses $1,250,000$1.25M
Total Salary $8,000,000$8.00M
Minors Salary $8,000,000$8.00M
Clauses
NMC
UFA Year

2014-2017 Standard Contract
3yrs
value$20,250,000$20.25M
cap hit$6,750,000$6.75M
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Signed On Jan 24 2014
Signing Agent John Thornton
Signing Status
UFA
35 yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017
Cap Hit $6,750,000$6.75M $6,750,000$6.75M $6,750,000$6.75M
UFA
37yrs
AAV $6,750,000$6.75M $6,750,000$6.75M $6,750,000$6.75M
Base $5,750,000$5.75M $6,750,000$6.75M $6,750,000$6.75M
Performance Bonuses - - -
Signing Bonuses $1,000,000$1.00M - -
Total Salary $6,750,000$6.75M $6,750,000$6.75M $6,750,000$6.75M
Minors Salary $6,750,000$6.75M $6,750,000$6.75M $6,750,000$6.75M
Clauses
NMC
NMC
NMC
UFA Year

2011-2014 Standard Contract
3yrs
value$21,000,000$21.00M
cap hit$7,000,000$7.00M
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Signed On Oct 16 2010
Signing Status
UFA
31 yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2011-12
2012-13
2013-14
2014
Cap Hit $7,000,000$7.00M $7,000,000$7.00M $7,000,000$7.00M
UFA
34yrs
AAV $7,000,000$7.00M $7,000,000$7.00M $7,000,000$7.00M
Base $7,000,000$7.00M $6,000,000$6.00M $6,000,000$6.00M
Performance Bonuses - - -
Signing Bonuses $1,000,000$1.00M $1,000,000$1.00M -
Total Salary $8,000,000$8.00M $7,000,000$7.00M $6,000,000$6.00M
Minors Salary $8,000,000$8.00M $7,000,000$7.00M $6,000,000$6.00M
Clauses
NMC
NMC
NMC
UFA Year

2008-2011 Standard Contract
3yrs
value$21,600,000$21.60M
cap hit$7,200,000$7.20M
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Signed On Jul 1 2007
Signing Status
UFA
28 yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2008-09
2009-10
2010-11
2011
Cap Hit $7,200,000$7.20M $7,200,000$7.20M $7,200,000$7.20M
UFA
31yrs
AAV $7,200,000$7.20M $7,200,000$7.20M $7,200,000$7.20M
Base $7,200,000$7.20M $7,200,000$7.20M $7,200,000$7.20M
Performance Bonuses - - -
Signing Bonuses - - -
Total Salary $7,200,000$7.20M $7,200,000$7.20M $7,200,000$7.20M
Minors Salary $7,200,000$7.20M $7,200,000$7.20M $7,200,000$7.20M
Clauses
NTC
NTC
NTC
UFA Year

2005-2008 Standard Contract
3yrs
value$20,000,000$20.00M
cap hit$6,666,667$6.67M
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Signed On Aug 11 2005
Signing Status 26 yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
2005-06
2006-07
2007-08
2008
Cap Hit $6,666,667$6.67M $6,666,667$6.67M $6,666,667$6.67M
UFA
28yrs
AAV $6,666,667$6.67M $6,666,667$6.67M $6,666,667$6.67M
Base $6,660,000$6.66M $6,670,000$6.67M $6,670,000$6.67M
Performance Bonuses - - -
Signing Bonuses - - -
Total Salary $6,660,000$6.66M $6,670,000$6.67M $6,670,000$6.67M
Minors Salary $6,660,000$6.66M $6,670,000$6.67M $6,670,000$6.67M
Clauses
-
-
-
UFA Year

1997-2004 Entry Level Contract
1yr
value-
cap hit-
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Signed On May 20 2024
Signing Status yrs old
Abbreviated $Amounts
1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03
2003-04
2004
Cap Hit - - - - - - -
24yrs
AAV - - - - - - -
Base $925,000$925K $925,000$925K $925,000$925K $1,550,000$1.55M $1,825,000$1.83M $2,175,000$2.18M $5,500,000$5.50M
Performance Bonuses - - - - - - -
Signing Bonuses - - - - - - -
Total Salary $925,000$925K $925,000$925K $925,000$925K $1,550,000$1.55M $1,825,000$1.83M $2,175,000$2.18M $5,500,000$5.50M
Minors Salary - - - - - - -
Clauses
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
UFA Year

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Joe Thornton
#19
age44
posC
shotl
h6'4"
w220lbs
No Current Contract
Draft
Undrafted
UFA Year
2005
Birthdate
Jul 2, 1979
Nationality
Canada