Kasper Bjorkqvist

Pittsburgh Penguins logo
Age 25 Jul 10, 1997
Espoo FIN
Right Wing shoots left
6'1" 185 cm
198 lbs 90 kg
ELC Signing Age 21
Waivers Signing Age 22
UFA Year 2025
Agent Mika Rautakallio
Draft Year 2016
Drafted Overall 61
Draft Round 2
Draft Team Pittsburgh Penguins logo

Transaction History
Jun 28, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | Bjorkqvist agreed to terms on a two-year deal with Finnish club Karpat on Tuesday, Seth Rorabaugh of TribLive.com reports.
Mar 27, 2022 Assigned Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | Bjorkqvsit was reassigned to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Sunday.
Mar 26, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | Bjorkqvist was called up from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Saturday.
Mar 9, 2022 Assigned Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | Bjorkqvist was reassigned to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Wednesday.
Feb 23, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | Bjorkqvist was promoted from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Wednesday, per Matt Vensel of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Feb 2, 2022 Assigned Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | Bjorkqvist was reassigned to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Wednesday.
Jan 18, 2022 Assigned Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | Bjorkqvist was reassigned from the taxi squad to AHL Wilkes-Barre on Tuesday.
Jan 17, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | Bjorkqvist was demoted to the taxi squad Monday.
Jan 2, 2022 Recalled Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | The Penguins recalled Bjorkqvist from the taxi squad prior to Sunday's game against the Sharks, Seth Rorabaugh of TribLive.com reports.
Dec 28, 2021 Recalled Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | Bjorkqvist was recalled to the Penguins' taxi squad Tuesday.
Oct 29, 2021 Assigned Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | Bjorkqvist was reassigned to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Friday.
Oct 25, 2021 Recalled Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | Bjorkqvist was recalled from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Monday.
Jul 24, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | Bjorkqvist signed a one-year, two-way deal with the Penguins on Saturday.
May 18, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Kasper Bjorkqvist | Bjorkqvist was promoted from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Tuesday.
Sep 23, 2019 Assigned Pittsburgh Penguins | assigned RW Kasper Bjorkqvist to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
May 15, 2019 Pittsburgh Penguins | signed LW Kasper Bjorkqvist to a two-year, entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Kasper Bjorkqvist
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Pittsburgh Penguins Pittsburgh Penguins logo 6 1 0 1 -1 2 44 33.30 47.00 -7.80 55.10 0.80 1.37 1.37
Kasper Bjorkqvist Stats by Elite Prospects Kasper Bjorkqvist 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
2011-2012 Kiekko-Espoo U16 U16 SM-sarja 12 1 1 2 4 Playoffs 9 0 0 0 0
2011-2012 Kiekko-Espoo U16 Ch U16 I-divisioona 7 6 6 12 2
2012-2013 Kiekko-Espoo U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 6 6 8 14 8 Playoffs 13 6 10 16 0
2012-2013 Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 8 1 5 6 4
2012-2013 Kiekko-Espoo U16 U16 SM-sarja 16 13 20 33 4 Playoffs 13 6 10 16 0
2012-2013 Kiekko-Espoo U18 U18 SM-sarja 22 5 9 14 6 Playoffs 5 3 0 3 0
2012-2013 Kiekko-Espoo U18 Akatemia U18 SM-sarja 1 1 0 1 0
2013-2014 Kiekko-Espoo U20 U20 SM-sarja 17 3 4 7 8
2013-2014 Kiekko-Espoo U18 U18 SM-sarja 21 9 12 21 12 Playoffs 11 5 2 7 0
2013-2014 Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 14 3 1 4 8
2013-2014 Kiekko-Espoo U18 Akatemia U18 SM-sarja 2 4 2 6 0
2014-2015 Finland U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 4 2 0 2 2
2014-2015 Kiekko-Espoo U20 JCWC 2 0 0 0 0 Playoffs 8 0 2 2 0
2014-2015 Kiekko-Espoo U20 U20 SM-sarja 34 19 11 30 82 Playoffs 8 0 2 2 0
2014-2015 Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 23 4 2 6 10
2014-2015 Finland U18 WJC-18 7 0 0 0 0
Draft Yr 2015-2016 Kiekko-Espoo U20 U20 SM-sarja 45 28 38 66 32 Playoffs 2 1 1 2 0
Draft Yr 2015-2016 Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 15 3 1 4 4
Draft Yr 2015-2016 Finland U20 WJC-20 7 1 1 2 2
2016-2017 Providence College NCAA 30 3 6 9 8
2016-2017 Finland U20 WJC-20 6 1 1 2 4
2016-2017 Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 15 1 6 7 14
2017-2018 Providence College NCAA 40 16 7 23 16
2017-2018 Finland (all) International 6 0 0 0 4
2017-2018 Finland EHT 2 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 Providence College NCAA 42 17 13 30 20
2019-2020 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 6 1 0 1 2
2020-2021 KooKoo Liiga 44 11 15 26 36 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2020-2021 Finland EHT 6 0 0 0 0
2020-2021 Finland (all) International 6 0 0 0 2
2020-2021 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 5 1 0 1 7
2021-2022 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 54 8 4 12 28 Playoffs 6 0 1 1 0
2021-2022 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 6 1 0 1 2 44 33.30 47.00 -7.80 55.10 0.80 1.37 1.37
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Contract History

Signing Team Pittsburgh Penguins logo
Signing Date July 24, 2021
Signing Status RFA
Agent Mika Rautakallio
Standard Contract | 1 Years $750,000 0.92% of cap space
2021-2022
Cap Hit $750,000
RFA
AAV $750,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $750,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $750,000
Minors Salary $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Pittsburgh Penguins logo
Signing Date May 15, 2019
Agent Mika Rautakallio
Entry Level Contract | 2 Years $1,585,000 0.97% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $792,500 $792,500
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $132,500 $132,500
Base Salary $700,000 $700,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $792,500 $792,500
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year