Jujhar Khaira Chicago Blackhawks logo

Age 27 Aug 13, 1994
Surrey CAN
Left Wing shoots left
6'4" 193 cm
212 lbs 96 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 19
UFA Year 2022
Agent Kurt Overhardt
Draft Year 2012
Drafted Overall 63
Draft Round 3
Draft Team Edmonton Oilers logo

Transaction History
Feb 23, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (back) underwent surgery Tuesday and is expected to miss 10-12 weeks, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports Wednesday.
Feb 16, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (back) continues to undergo additional testing and surgery hasn't been ruled out yet, Ben Pope of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
Jan 22, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (back) was placed on injured reserve retroactive to Monday on Saturday, Carter Baum of the Blackhawks' official site reports.
Jan 21, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (undisclosed) did not participate in Friday's morning skate, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
Jan 8, 2022 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira scored a goal and added 10 hits in Saturday's 2-1 win over the Golden Knights.
Dec 30, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira cleared the (NHL)'s concussion protocols Thursday, per Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago.
Dec 28, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (concussion) could return as soon as Saturday versus Nashville, Ben Pope of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
Dec 8, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira was placed on injured reserve and entered the concussion protocol Wednesday, Mark Lazerus of The Athletic reports.
Dec 8, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira was discharged from the hospital Wednesday after he suffered an upper-body injury in Tuesday's game against the Rangers. "Despite the significant injury, his prognosis is excellent, and we expect a full recovery," the Blackhawks said in a statement. "At this point, it is too early to put a timeline on return to play."
Dec 7, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (upper body) was taken off the ice on a stretcher in the second period of Tuesday's game versus the Rangers, Scott Powers of The Athletic reports.
Dec 5, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (illness) skated on the Blackhawks' third line during Sunday's morning skate, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
Dec 4, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (illness) won't play Saturday versus the Rangers, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
Dec 3, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira missed Friday's practice due to a non-COVID illness, Tracey Myers of (NHL).com reports.
Nov 9, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira scored a goal and added four hits in Tuesday's 3-2 shootout win over the Penguins.
Nov 2, 2021 Activated Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Kharia was activated off the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols list Tuesday.
Oct 24, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (COVID-19 protocols) will not be available for Sunday's game against Detroit.
Jul 28, 2021 Chicago Blackhawks | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira signed a two-year contract worth $1.95 million with the Blackhawks on Wednesday.
Jul 22, 2021 Jujhar Khaira | Khaira won't be qualified by the Oilers, which means he'll become an unrestricted free agent Monday, Daniel Nugent-Bowman of The Athletic reports.
May 23, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira scored a goal on three shots, doled out seven hits and added two PIM in Sunday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Jets in Game 3.
May 3, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (upper body) notched an assist and five hits in Monday's 5-3 win over the Canucks.
May 3, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (upper body) will return to the lineup Monday in Vancouver, Jason Gregor of TSN 1260 Radio reports.
May 1, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (upper body) will not play against the Flames on Saturday, Daniel Nugent-Bowman of The Athletic reports.
Apr 19, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (upper body) is expected to miss time after he left Monday's game, Daniel Nugent-Bowman of The Athletic reports.
Apr 8, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira recorded an assist and a team-high seven hits in Thursday's 3-1 win over the Senators.
Apr 5, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira produced an assist, six hits, two blocked shots and two PIM in Monday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Canadiens.
Mar 29, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira notched an assist and five hits in Monday's 3-2 overtime win over the Maple Leafs.
Mar 20, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (upper body) produced two hits and two shots on goal in 10:15 of ice time in Saturday's 4-2 win over the Jets.
Mar 20, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (upper body) is expected to return to the lineup Saturday against the Jets, Ryan Rishaug of TSN.ca reports.
Mar 18, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (upper body) won't play Thursday against Winnipeg, Jack Michaels of the Oilers Radio Network reports.
Mar 16, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira (upper body) is considered day-to-day, Reid Wilkins of 630 CHED reports.
Mar 10, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira scored a goal on his only shot and added a team-leading six hits with two PIM. He also went 11-4 (73.3 percent) in the faceoff circle.
Mar 3, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira notched 12 hits and two shots on goal in Wednesday's 6-1 loss to the Maple Leafs.
Feb 23, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira produced an assist, seven hits and two blocked shots in Tuesday's 4-3 win over the Canucks.
Feb 20, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira produced an assist and seven PIM in Saturday's 7-1 win over the Flames.
Feb 12, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira scored a goal and threw a team-high six hits in Thursday's 3-0 win over the Canadiens.
Feb 9, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira notched two assists in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Senators.
Feb 6, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira scored a goal in Saturday's 6-4 loss to the Flames.
Feb 6, 2021 Activated Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira was activated from the taxi squad Saturday, CBS Sports reports.
Jan 28, 2021 Assigned Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira was assigned to the taxi squad Thursday.
Jan 27, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira recorded an assist and three hits in Tuesday's 6-4 loss to the Jets.
Jan 26, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira was promoted from the taxi squad Tuesday.
Jan 16, 2021 Assigned Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira was assigned to the taxi squad Saturday.
Jan 11, 2021 Edmonton Oilers | Jujhar Khaira | Khaira was waived by the Oilers on Monday.
Jul 1, 2019 Edmonton Oilers | signed LW Jujhar Khaira to a two-year, $2.4 million contract.
Mar 7, 2019 Activated Edmonton Oilers | activated LW Jujhar Khaira from injured reserve.
Feb 18, 2019 Injured Edmonton Oilers | placed LW Jujhar Khaira on IR.
Dec 28, 2018 Edmonton Oilers | announced LW Jujhar Khaira has served his suspension.
Dec 19, 2018 Suspended Edmonton Oilers | (NHL) suspended LW Jujhar Khaira two games for cross-checking.
Jun 16, 2017 Edmonton Oilers | re-signed LW Jujhar Khaira to a two-year contract extension.
Apr 4, 2017 Assigned Edmonton Oilers | assigned LW Jujhar Khaira to Bakersfield (AHL).
Jan 18, 2017 Injured Edmonton Oilers | placed LW Jujhar Khaira on IR.
Jan 11, 2017 Recalled Edmonton Oilers | recalled LW Jujhar Khaira from Bakersfield (AHL).
Oct 1, 2016 Assigned Edmonton Oilers | assigned LW Jujhar Khaira to Bakersfield (AHL).
Feb 29, 2016 Assigned Edmonton Oilers | assigned LW Jujhar Khaira to Bakersfield (AHL).
Feb 24, 2016 Recalled Edmonton Oilers | recalled LW Jujhar Khaira from Bakersfield (AHL).
Nov 26, 2015 Recalled Edmonton Oilers | recalled LW Jujhar Khaira from Bakersfield (AHL).
Apr 1, 2014 Assigned Edmonton Oilers | assigned LW Jujhar Khaira to Oklahoma City (AHL).
Sep 22, 2013 Assigned Edmonton Oilers | assigned LW Jujhar Khaira to Everett (WHL).
Aug 7, 2013 Edmonton Oilers | signed LW Jujhar Khaira to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Jujhar Khaira
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Chicago Blackhawks Chicago Blackhawks logo 27 3 0 3 -4 13 311 35.70 46.20 1.20 46.10 -1.00 0.58 0.58
Jujhar Khaira Stats by Elite Prospects Jujhar Khaira 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
2010-2011 Prince George Spruce Kings BCHL 58 10 32 42 21
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Prince George Spruce Kings BCHL 54 29 50 79 69 Playoffs 4 0 2 2 0
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Canada West U19 WJAC-19 5 0 0 0 14
2012-2013 Michigan Tech NCAA 37 6 19 25 49
2013-2014 Everett Silvertips WHL 59 16 27 43 59 Playoffs 5 3 1 4 0
2013-2014 Oklahoma City Barons AHL 6 0 0 0 2 Playoffs 3 1 0 1 0
2013-2014 WHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 2 0 2 2 0
2014-2015 Oklahoma City Barons AHL 51 4 6 10 62 Playoffs 8 3 1 4 0
2015-2016 Bakersfield Condors AHL 49 10 17 27 69
2015-2016 Edmonton Oilers NHL 15 0 2 2 13 154 41.67 53.99 10.27 47.25 3.05 0.00 0.78
2016-2017 Bakersfield Condors AHL 27 8 12 20 31
2016-2017 Edmonton Oilers NHL 10 1 0 1 2 91 66.67 59.05 1.80 52.45 0.21 0.66 0.66
2017-2018 Edmonton Oilers NHL 69 11 10 21 47 740 43.40 48.41 -2.97 49.50 -0.41 0.73 1.38
2018-2019 Edmonton Oilers NHL 60 3 15 18 43 650 38.89 50.18 2.63 46.51 -2.00 0.18 1.39
2019-2020 Edmonton Oilers NHL 64 6 4 10 38 673 30.40 42.90 -7.40 44.80 -3.60 0.53 0.80 Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
2020-2021 Edmonton Oilers NHL 40 3 8 11 42 391 48.10 43.30 -8.70 43.90 -6.50 0.46 1.69 Playoffs 4 1 0 1 0
2021-2022 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 27 3 0 3 13 311 35.70 46.20 1.20 46.10 -1.00 0.58 0.58
Jujhar Khaira Stats by Elite Prospects | Jujhar Khaira Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Chicago Blackhawks logo
Signing Date July 28, 2021
Signing Status UFA no QO
Agent Kurt Overhardt
Standard Contract | 2 Years $1,950,000 1.18% of cap space
2021-2022 2022-2023
Cap Hit $975,000 $975,000
UFA
AAV $975,000 $975,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $950,000 $1,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $950,000 $1,000,000
Minors Salary $950,000 $1,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Edmonton Oilers logo
Signing Date July 1, 2019
Signing Status RFA
Agent Kurt Overhardt
Standard Contract | 2 Years $2,400,000 1.47% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $1,200,000 $1,200,000
UFA no QO
AAV $1,200,000 $1,200,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,100,000 $1,300,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $1,100,000 $1,300,000
Minors Salary $1,100,000 $1,300,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Edmonton Oilers logo
Signing Date June 16, 2017
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 2 Years $1,350,000 0.90% of cap space
2017-2018 2018-2019
Cap Hit $675,000 $675,000
RFA
AAV $675,000 $675,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $650,000 $700,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $650,000 $700,000
Minors Salary $650,000 $700,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Edmonton Oilers logo
Signing Date August 8, 2013
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,775,000 1.41% of cap space
2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017
Cap Hit $905,833 $875,000 $875,000 $875,000
RFA
AAV $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 $894,167
Performance Bonuses $0 $57,500 $0 $0
Base Salary $0 $775,000 $832,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0
Total Salary $0 $867,500 $925,000 $832,500
Minors Salary $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year