Marcus Kruger

Age 29 May 27, 1990
Stockholm SWE
Center shoots left
6'0" 183 cm
186 lbs 84 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 20
UFA Year 2017
Agent J.P. Barry
Draft Year 2009
Drafted Overall 149
Draft Round 5
Draft Team Chicago Blackhawks

Transaction History
Dec 19, 2018 Injured Chicago Blackhawks placed C Marcus Kruger on IR.
Nov 13, 2018 Injured Chicago Blackhawks placed C Marcus Kruger on IR.
Jul 12, 2018 Trade Arizona Coyotes acquired LW Vinnie Hinostroza, RW Marian Hossa, D Jordan Oesterle and a 2019 third-round draft pick from the Chicago Blackhawks for C Marcus Kruger, C Jordan Maletta, D Andrew Campbell, RW MacKenzie Entwistle and a 2019 fifth-round draft pick.
May 3, 2018 Trade Arizona Coyotes acquired C Marcus Kruger and a 2018 third-round draft pick from the Carolina Hurricanes for LW Jordan Martinook and a 2018 fourth-round draft pick.
Feb 9, 2018 Assigned Carolina Hurricanes assigned C Marcus Kruger to Charlotte (AHL).
Feb 8, 2018 Carolina Hurricanes waived C Marcus Kruger.
Jul 4, 2017 Trade Carolina Hurricanes acquired C Marcus Kruger from the Vegas Golden Knights for a 2018 5th-round draft pick.
Jul 2, 2017 Trade Vegas Golden Knights acquired C Marcus Kruger from the Chicago Blackhawks for future considerations.
Jan 24, 2017 Activated Chicago Blackhawks activated C Marcus Kruger from injured reserve.
Dec 31, 2016 Injured Chicago Blackhawks placed C Marcus Kruger on IR.
Mar 8, 2016 Chicago Blackhawks signed C Marcus Kruger to a three-year, $9.25 million contract extension.
Sep 11, 2015 Chicago Blackhawks re-signed C Marcus Kruger to a one-year contract.
Jan 13, 2013 Recalled Chicago Blackhawks recalled C Marcus Kruger from Rockford (AHL).
Sep 15, 2012 Assigned Chicago Blackhawks assigned C Marcus Kruger to Rockford (AHL).
Jan 4, 2012 Chicago Blackhawks (Marcus Kruger) placed on injured reserve.
Oct 8, 2011 Recalled Chicago Blackhawks (Marcus Kruger) recalled from Rockford (AHL).
Oct 3, 2011 Assigned Chicago Blackhawks (Marcus Kruger) assigned to Rockford (AHL).
Mar 23, 2011 Recalled Chicago Blackhawks (Marcus Kruger) recalled from Djurgardens (SEL).
2018-2019 Regular Season Stats

Marcus Kruger
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% xGF% Rel xGF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Arizona Coyotes 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chicago Blackhawks 74 4 8 12 -2 30 622 47.73 47.58 3.85 48.17 -1.88 0.39 1.06
Marcus Kruger Stats by Elite Prospects Marcus Kruger Advanced Stats by Offside Review
Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% xGF% Rel xGF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2004-2005 Hammarby IF U16 U16 SM 1 0 0 0 0
2006-2007 Stockholm TV-Pucken 8 5 3 8 6
2006-2007 Djurgårdens IF J18 J18 Allsvenskan 5 0 3 3 0 Playoffs 3 2 1 3 0
2006-2007 Djurgårdens IF J18 J18 Elit 18 5 11 16 10 Playoffs 3 2 1 3 0
2007-2008 Djurgårdens IF J18 J18 Elit 18 9 17 26 18 Playoffs 7 3 8 11 0
2007-2008 Djurgårdens IF J20 SuperElit 22 3 13 16 16 Playoffs 7 5 3 8 0
2007-2008 Djurgårdens IF J18 J18 Allsvenskan 4 2 3 5 4 Playoffs 7 3 8 11 0
Draft Yr 2008-2009 Djurgårdens IF J20 SuperElit 34 9 30 39 24 Playoffs 6 1 5 6 0
Draft Yr 2008-2009 Djurgårdens IF SHL 15 2 2 4 2
Draft Yr 2008-2009 Sweden U19 (all) International-Jr 6 2 3 5 2
2009-2010 Djurgårdens IF SHL 38 11 20 31 14 Playoffs 16 3 7 10 0
2009-2010 Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 11 1 10 11 4
2009-2010 Sweden U20 WJC-20 6 0 6 6 2
2010-2011 Djurgårdens IF SHL 52 6 29 35 52 Playoffs 3 0 1 1 0
2010-2011 Djurgårdens IF ET 4 0 4 4 2
2010-2011 Sweden (all) International 18 3 3 6 12
2010-2011 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 7 0 0 0 4 75 0.00 59.37 10.47 52.98 -4.60 0.00 0.00 Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0
2010-2011 Sweden WC 9 2 1 3 10
2010-2011 Sweden EHT 8 1 1 2 2
2011-2012 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 71 9 17 26 22 859 57.81 54.65 3.25 53.72 0.60 0.63 1.54 Playoffs 6 0 0 0 0
2011-2012 Sweden WC 8 3 2 5 6
2011-2012 Sweden (all) International 9 3 2 5 8
2012-2013 Rockford IceHogs AHL 34 8 14 22 24
2012-2013 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 47 4 9 13 24 521 53.12 51.08 -3.50 57.45 1.57 0.46 1.15 Playoffs 23 3 2 5 0
2013-2014 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 81 8 20 28 36 879 51.67 52.95 -4.59 52.24 -4.98 0.55 1.71 Playoffs 19 1 3 4 0
2013-2014 Sweden OG 6 0 0 0 4
2013-2014 Sweden (all) International 6 0 0 0 4
2014-2015 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 81 7 10 17 32 859 42.22 49.62 -0.42 52.63 -1.68 0.49 1.12 Playoffs 23 2 2 4 0
2015-2016 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 41 0 4 4 24 443 34.78 43.94 -4.82 49.09 -3.20 0.00 0.54 Playoffs 7 0 1 1 0
2016-2017 Sweden WCup 4 0 0 0 0
2016-2017 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 70 5 12 17 34 800 55.56 56.53 8.53 51.43 0.54 0.30 1.20 Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0
2016-2017 Sweden (all) International 15 0 4 4 10
2016-2017 Sweden WC 10 0 3 3 6
2016-2017 Sweden EHT 2 0 1 1 0
2017-2018 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 48 1 5 6 28 453 34.78 47.98 -4.01 54.58 1.64 0.13 0.66
2017-2018 Charlotte Checkers AHL 19 4 4 8 14
2018-2019 Arizona Coyotes NHL 0 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 74 4 8 12 30 622 47.73 47.58 3.85 48.17 -1.88 0.39 1.06
2018-2019 Sweden WC 8 2 1 3 2
2018-2019 Sweden EHT 3 1 1 2 2
2018-2019 Sweden (all) International 11 3 2 5 4
2019-2020 ZSC NLA 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus Kruger Stats by Elite Prospects | Marcus Kruger Advanced Stats by Offside Review

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date March 8, 2016
Signing Status RFA
Agent J.P. Barry
Standard Contract | 3 Years $9,250,000 4.22% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Cap Hit $3,083,333 $3,083,333 $3,083,333
UFA
AAV $3,083,333 $3,083,333 $3,083,333
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $2,000,000 $1,475,000 $2,300,000
Signing Bonuses $1,475,000 $2,000,000 $0
Total Salary $3,475,000 $3,475,000 $2,300,000
Minors Salary $3,475,000 $3,475,000 $2,300,000
Clauses M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
* Retained 10% of contract was retained by Carolina Hurricanes in trade to Chicago Blackhawks
Signing Team
Signing Date September 11, 2015
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 1 Years $1,500,000 2.10% of cap space
2015-2016
Cap Hit $1,500,000
RFA
AAV $1,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $1,500,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $1,500,000
Minors Salary $1,500,000
Clauses
UFA Year
* Retained 10% of contract was retained by Carolina Hurricanes in trade to Chicago Blackhawks
Signing Team
Signing Date July 14, 2013
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 2 Years $2,650,000 2.00% of cap space
2013-2014 2014-2015
Cap Hit $1,287,500 $1,287,500
RFA
AAV $1,287,500 $1,287,500
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,250,000 $1,325,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $1,250,000 $1,325,000
Minors Salary $1,250,000 $1,325,000
Clauses
UFA Year
* Retained 10% of contract was retained by Carolina Hurricanes in trade to Chicago Blackhawks
Signing Team
Signing Date June 18, 2010
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,700,000 1.24% of cap space
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013
Cap Hit $735,000 $735,000 $735,000
RFA
AAV $900,000 $900,000 $900,000
Performance Bonuses $310,000 $185,000 $0
Base Salary $500,000 $625,000 $810,000
Signing Bonuses $90,000 $90,000 $90,000
Total Salary $590,000 $715,000 $900,000
Minors Salary $67,500 $67,500 $67,500
Clauses
UFA Year
* Retained 10% of contract was retained by Carolina Hurricanes in trade to Chicago Blackhawks