Keegan Kolesar Vegas Golden Knights logo

Age 25 Apr 8, 1997
Brandon CAN
Right Wing shoots right
6'2" 188 cm
227 lbs 103 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2024
Agent Craig Oster
Draft Year 2015
Drafted Overall 69
Draft Round 3
Draft Team Columbus Blue Jackets logo

Transaction History
Jun 16, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (undisclosed) recently underwent surgery and is now rehabilitating, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Apr 26, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar's undisclosed injury will keep him out for the remainder of the regular season, Ben Gotz of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Apr 24, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (undisclosed) didn't finish Sunday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Sharks, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Apr 18, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar scored a goal on three shots and added four hits in Monday's 3-2 loss to the Devils.
Apr 13, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar notched an assist, five hits and four shots on goal in Tuesday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Canucks.
Apr 3, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (upper body) will play Sunday against the Canucks, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Apr 1, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (upper body) is not in Friday's lineup against the Kraken, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Mar 30, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (upper body) was shaken up on a hit in the first period of Wednesday's game versus the Kraken, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Mar 27, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar failed to record a point but racked up 12 hits in Saturday's 5-4 overtime win over the Blackhawks.
Mar 20, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar posted an assist and six hits in Saturday's 5-1 win over the Kings.
Mar 17, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar notched an assist and nine hits in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Panthers.
Mar 14, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar notched an assist and went minus-2 in Sunday's 6-4 loss to the Blue Jackets.
Mar 1, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar scored a goal, doled out three hits and added two PIM in Tuesday's 3-1 win over the Sharks.
Feb 20, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar scored a goal and added two PIM in Sunday's 4-1 win over the Sharks.
Feb 1, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar scored a shorthanded goal, levied four hits and added two PIM in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Sabres.
Jan 26, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar produced an assist and blocked two shots in Tuesday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Hurricanes.
Jan 11, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar scored a power-play goal on two shots in Tuesday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Maple Leafs.
Jan 6, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar notched an assist and five hits in Thursday's 5-1 win over the Rangers.
Jan 2, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar managed an assist, four shots on goal, four hits and a plus-2 rating in Sunday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Jets.
Dec 29, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar scored a goal in Tuesday's 6-3 win over the Kings.
Dec 18, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar notched an assist and went plus-2 in Friday's 3-2 shootout win over the Rangers.
Dec 16, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar posted an assist and two hits in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Devils.
Dec 8, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar provided an assist and logged two hits in Wednesday's 5-4 win over the Stars.
Nov 24, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar notched an assist in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Predators.
Nov 20, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar scored a goal on two shots, dished an assist, logged four hits, added two PIM and went plus-2 in Saturday's 3-2 win over the Blue Jackets.
Nov 18, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar logged an assist and three hits in Thursday's 5-2 win over the Red Wings.
Nov 13, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar logged an assist, five shots on goal and three hits in Saturday's 7-4 win over the Canucks.
Oct 26, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar's empty-net goal has been changed to an assist on Evgenii Dadonov's tally in Tuesday's 3-1 win over the Avalanche.
Oct 26, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar scored an empty-net goal and had three shots in Tuesday's 3-1 win over Colorado. He also had two blocks and two hits.
Oct 14, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar posted an assist, eight hits and a fighting major in Thursday's 6-2 loss to the Kings.
Jun 16, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar posted an assist and five hits in Wednesday's 3-2 loss to the Canadiens in Game 2.
Jun 10, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar scored a goal, logged four hits and went plus-2 in Thursday's 6-3 win over the Avalanche in Game 6.
May 28, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar is a healthy scratch for Game 7 against the Wild on Friday, Steve Carp of SinBin.Vegas reports.
May 22, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar notched two assists, three hits and a plus-2 rating in Saturday's 4-0 win over the Wild in Game 4.
May 12, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar scored a goal and went plus-2 in Wednesday's 6-0 win over the Sharks.
May 8, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar produced an assist and six hits in Saturday's 4-1 win over the Blues.
Apr 28, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (hip) took line rushes and is expected to play Wednesday versus the Avalanche, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Apr 27, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (hip) will be a game-time decision Wednesday against the Avalanche, David Schoen of Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Apr 21, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (hip) won't play Wednesday against San Jose, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Apr 19, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (hip) will miss Monday's game against the Sharks, David Schoen of Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Apr 18, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (hip) won't play in Sunday's game versus the Ducks, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Apr 16, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (hip) will not suit up for Friday's game against the Ducks, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Apr 14, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (hip) won't be in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Kings, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Apr 12, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (hip) isn't expected to play in Monday's game versus the Kings, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Apr 11, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar (hip) left Sunday's game against Arizona and will not return, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Apr 9, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar scored a goal and added three hits in Friday's 7-4 win over the Coyotes.
Apr 5, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar notched a pair of assists, two hits and a plus-2 rating in Monday's 6-1 win over the Blues.
Mar 31, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar registered an assist, four hits and two shots on goal in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the Kings.
Mar 29, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar notched an assist, two hits, a pair of shots on goal and two PIM in Monday's 4-1 win over the Kings.
Mar 22, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar scored a goal on three shots, added three hits and served two PIM in Monday's 5-1 win over the Blues.
Mar 21, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar recorded an assist, two hits and a fighting major in Sunday's 3-1 loss to the Kings.
Feb 27, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar notched an assist in Saturday's 3-2 overtime win over the Ducks.
Jan 26, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar registered an assist in Tuesday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Blues.
Jan 20, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Keegan Kolesar | Kolesar notched an assist and a team-high five hits in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the coyotes.
Mar 16, 2020 Assigned Vegas Golden Knights | assigned RW Keegan Kolesar to Chicago (AHL).
Mar 11, 2020 Recalled Vegas Golden Knights | recalled RW Keegan Kolesar from Chicago (AHL).
Jan 12, 2020 Assigned Vegas Golden Knights | assigned RW Keegan Kolesar to Chicago (AHL).
Dec 29, 2019 Assigned Vegas Golden Knights | assigned RW Keegan Kolesar to Chicago (AHL).
Dec 28, 2019 Recalled Vegas Golden Knights | recalled RW Keegan Kolesar from Chicago (AHL).
Sep 30, 2019 Assigned Vegas Golden Knights | assigned RW Keegan Kolesar to Chicago (AHL).
Sep 23, 2018 Assigned Vegas Golden Knights | assigned RW Keegan Kolesar to Chicago (AHL).
May 4, 2018 Recalled Vegas Golden Knights | recalled RW Keegan Kolesar from Chicago (AHL).
Jun 24, 2017 Trade Vegas Golden Knights | acquired RW Keegan Kolesar from the Columbus Blue Jackets for a 2017 second-round draft pick.
Dec 20, 2015 Columbus Blue Jackets | signed RW Keegan Kolesar to a three-year, entry-level contract.
Sep 23, 2015 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned RW Keegan Kolesar to Seattle (WHL).
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Keegan Kolesar
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Vegas Golden Knights Vegas Golden Knights logo 77 7 17 24 -6 68 880 46.30 50.90 -2.20 50.20 -3.00 0.34 1.43
Keegan Kolesar Stats by Elite Prospects Keegan Kolesar 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 Winnipeg Hawks U15 AAA WAAA U15 27 22 11 33 84
2012-2013 Winnipeg Thrashers U18 AAA MU18HL 41 21 17 38 26 Playoffs 11 3 4 7 0
2012-2013 Seattle Thunderbirds WHL 1 0 0 0 0 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2013-2014 Seattle Thunderbirds WHL 60 2 6 8 45 Playoffs 9 0 2 2 0
2013-2014 Canada Western U17 WHC-17 5 2 2 4 2
Draft Yr 2014-2015 Seattle Thunderbirds WHL 64 19 19 38 85
2015-2016 Seattle Thunderbirds WHL 64 30 31 61 107 Playoffs 16 7 8 15 0
2016-2017 Seattle Thunderbirds WHL 54 26 34 60 101 Playoffs 19 12 19 31 0
2016-2017 Seattle Thunderbirds M-Cup 3 1 0 1 2 Playoffs 19 12 19 31 0
2017-2018 Chicago Wolves AHL 44 5 8 13 46 Playoffs 3 1 0 1 0
2017-2018 Quad City Mallards ECHL 20 9 7 16 10
2018-2019 Chicago Wolves AHL 74 20 16 36 90 Playoffs 21 6 5 11 0
2019-2020 Chicago Wolves AHL 33 3 15 18 21
2019-2020 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 1 0 0 0 0 12 39.10 -21.00 41.20 -20.90
2020-2021 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 44 3 10 13 30 412 43.90 50.50 -2.70 52.60 -1.30 0.44 1.75 Playoffs 17 1 3 4 0
2021-2022 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 77 7 17 24 68 880 46.30 50.90 -2.20 50.20 -3.00 0.34 1.43
Keegan Kolesar Stats by Elite Prospects | Keegan Kolesar Advanced Stats by

Contract History

Signing Team Vegas Golden Knights logo
Signing Date October 19, 2020
Signing Status RFA
Agent Craig Oster
Standard Contract | 2 Years $1,450,000 0.89% of cap space
2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $725,000 $725,000
RFA
AAV $725,000 $725,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $700,000 $750,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $700,000 $750,000
Minors Salary $110,000 $750,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Minors Salary Unconfirmed
Signing Team Columbus Blue Jackets logo
Signing Date December 20, 2015
Agent Donald Meehan
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,107,500 1.01% of cap space
2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020
Cap Hit $722,500 $708,333 $702,500 $702,500 $702,500
RFA
AAV $925,000 $910,833 $905,000 $905,000 $905,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $257,500 $232,500 $117,500
Base Salary $0 $0 $650,000 $650,000 $715,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0 $0
Total Salary $0 $0 $742,500 $650,000 $715,000
Minors Salary $0 $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year