Marcus Pettersson

Pittsburgh Penguins logo
Age 27 May 8, 1996
Skelleftea Sweden
Defense shoots left
6'4" 193 cm
176 lbs 80 kg
ELC Signing Age 19
Waivers Signing Age 19
UFA Year 2023
Agent Peter Wallen
Draft Year 2014
Drafted Overall 38
Draft Round 2
Draft Team Anaheim Ducks logo

Transaction History
Feb 15, 2024 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson notched two assists, two shots on goal and a plus-4 rating in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.
Jan 12, 2024 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson scored a goal on three shots and registered an assist in Thursday's 4-3 overtime loss to Vancouver.
Dec 28, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson notched four assists with one blocked shot and a plus-5 rating in Wednesday's 7-0 win over the New York Islanders.
Dec 1, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson recorded an assist against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday.
Nov 5, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson posted an assist, two PIM and a plus-5 rating in Saturday's 10-2 win over the San Jose Sharks.
Oct 18, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson recorded an assist, two blocked shots and five PIM in Wednesday's 6-3 loss to the Detroit Red Wings.
Apr 13, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (lower body) will be in the lineup against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday, Penguins radio play-by-play announcer Josh Getzoff reports.
Apr 12, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (lower body) is on track to be a game-time decision for Thursday's regular-season finale versus the Columbus Blue Jackets, Wes Crosby of NHL.com reports.
Apr 4, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (lower body) traveled with the team and skated ahead of Tuesday's matchup with New Jersey. Coach Mike Sullivan told reporters, "The fact that all these guys are on the ice, traveling with us, it just suggests that they're that much closer to returning to the lineup," per Pens Inside Scoop.
Mar 20, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (lower body) was designated for long-term injured reserve Monday retroactively to March 18.
Mar 18, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson is undergoing evaluation for a lower-body injury he sustained in Saturday's game versus the New York Rangers, Taylor Haase of DKPittsburghSports.com reports.
Mar 12, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson notched two assists in Saturday's 5-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.
Feb 26, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson provided two assists in Pittsburgh's 7-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday.
Feb 25, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson scored a goal and added an assist in Saturday's 3-2 overtime win over the St. Louis Blues.
Feb 17, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson collected an assist in Friday's 5-4 loss to the New York Islanders.
Feb 15, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson failed to register a point against the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday, his ninth straight game in which he failed to get on the scoresheet.
Jan 18, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson dished out two assists in Wednesday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Ottawa Senators.
Jan 16, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (illness) is expected to return to the lineup Monday against the Anaheim Ducks, Seth Rorabaugh of TribLive.com reports.
Jan 14, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (illness) won't play Saturday versus Carolina, Penguins radio play-by-play announcer Josh Getzoff reports.
Jan 13, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (illness) is day-to-day but it's unclear if he'll travel for Saturday's game in Carolina.
Jan 13, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson will miss Friday's game against the Winnipeg Jets because of an illness.
Jan 5, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (undisclosed) will play Thursday versus the Vegas Golden Knights.
Jan 5, 2023 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (undisclosed) is a game-time decision Thursday versus Vegas, per Penguins radio play-by-play announcer Josh Getzoff.
Dec 19, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson failed to register a point against the Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday, his 10th straight game without getting onto the scoresheet.
Nov 20, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson logged an assist in Sunday's 5-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.
Nov 9, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson posted an assist, four shots on goal, three blocked shots and a plus-2 rating in Wednesday's 4-1 win over the Washington Capitals.
Oct 21, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson recorded an assist against the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday.
May 13, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson posted an assist in Friday's 5-3 loss to the New York Rangers in Game 6.
Apr 30, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson scored a goal and two assists in Friday's 5-3 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Apr 6, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson registered an assist against the Avs on Tuesday.
Jan 11, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson posted an assist and went plus-2 in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks.
Dec 19, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson recorded an assist and two shots on goal in Sunday's 3-2 win over the New Jersey Devils.
Dec 6, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson recorded an assist and five hits in Monday's 6-1 win over the Seattle Kraken.
Nov 14, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (undisclosed) will be available Sunday against the Washington Capitals, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
Nov 14, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson was removed from the NHL's COVID-19 protocols ahead of Sunday's game in Washington. However, he left Thursday's game against the Florida Panthers with an undisclosed injury, and it's not clear if he's still dealing with that issue or not.
Nov 12, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson, who is also dealing with an undisclosed injury, has entered the NHL's COVID-19 protocols and will not play Saturday in Ottawa.
Nov 11, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson suffered an undisclosed injury in the first period of Thursday's game versus the Florida Panthers. He had not returned to the bench by the start of the third period, Seth Rorabaugh of TribLive.com reports.
Nov 11, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson has officially been activated off the NHL's COVID-19 protocols list and is expected to return to action Thursday versus Florida, Matt Vensel of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Nov 10, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (COVID-19) resumed skating Tuesday after clearing the league's COVID-19 protocols, Mike DeFabo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Nov 1, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson's positive COVID-19 result was confirmed by the team and is displaying some symptoms, according to coach Mike Sullivan.
Oct 31, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson entered the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Sunday.
Oct 23, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson scored a goal and added two assists in a 7-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday.
Oct 20, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson wrote his name on the scoresheet for the first time this season with an assist in Tuesday's 2-1 shootout loss to the Dallas Stars.
May 6, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson recorded an assist and went plus-2 in Thursday's 8-4 win over the Buffalo Sabres.
May 4, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson scored a goal, dished an assist and added a pair of hits in Tuesday's 7-3 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.
Apr 11, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson posted an assist and two blocked shots in Sunday's 5-2 win over the New Jersey Devils.
Mar 7, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson posted an assist and a plus-2 rating in Sunday's 5-1 win over the New York Rangers.
Feb 16, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (upper body) was minus-2 with two shots and one hit in Tuesday's 3-1 setback to Washington.
Feb 16, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (upper body) will play in Tuesday's game versus the Washington Capitals.
Feb 16, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (upper body) has been activated off injured reserve Tuesday ahead of a matchup with Washington, Seth Rorabaugh of TribLive.com reports.
Feb 16, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (upper body) was labeled a game-time decision against the Washington Capitals on Tuesday, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
Feb 15, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (upper body) completed Monday's practice session, Seth Rorabaugh of TribLive.com reports.
Feb 14, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (upper body) won't play in Sunday's game versus the Washington Capitals, Seth Rorabaugh of TribLive.com reports.
Feb 13, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (upper body) wore a normal jersey during Saturday's practice, indicating he's been cleared to start taking contact, Mike DeFabo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Feb 10, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (upper body) practiced with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday sporting a non-contact sweater.
Feb 8, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (upper body) skated with the Pittsburgh Penguins' taxi squad members Monday. Coach Mike Sullivan told reporters, "Pettersson skated this morning with the taxi squad. He's getting closer."
Jan 21, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (upper body) was labeled week-to-week by coach Mike Sullivan, Pens Inside Scoop reports.
Jan 19, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson is dealing with an upper-body injury, according to head coach Mike Sullivan.
Jan 19, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson (undisclosed) left Tuesday's game versus the Washington Capitals after a hard hit from T.J. Oshie.
Jan 17, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Marcus Pettersson | Pettersson scored a goal on his only shot and handed out three hits Sunday in a 4-3 shootout win over the Washington Capitals.
Jan 28, 2020 Pittsburgh Penguins | Signed D Marcus Pettersson to a five-year, $20.13 million contract extension.
Sep 12, 2019 Pittsburgh Penguins | Re-signed D Marcus Pettersson to a one-year, $874,125 contract.
Dec 3, 2018 Anaheim Ducks | Acquired RW Daniel Sprong from the Pittsburgh Penguins for D Marcus Pettersson.
Oct 28, 2018 Anaheim Ducks | Assigned D Marcus Pettersson to San Diego (AHL).
Feb 13, 2018 Anaheim Ducks | Recalled D Marcus Pettersson from San Diego (AHL).
Nov 16, 2013 Toronto Maple Leafs | Toronto Maple Leafs Acquired C Peter Holland and RW Brad Staubitz from the Anaheim Ducks for D Jesse Blacker and two 2014 draft picks (Marcus Pettersson) (Ondrej Kase)
2023-2024 Regular Season Stats

Marcus Pettersson
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Pittsburgh Penguins Pittsburgh Penguins logo 58 3 21 24 22 32 1,080 60.20 53.00 1.50 52.60 0.70 0.11 1.22
Marcus Pettersson Stats by Elite Prospects Marcus Pettersson 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 Västerbotten TV-Pucken 8 3 4 7 4
2010-2011 Skellefteå AIK J18 J18 Nationell 2 0 0 0 0
2010-2011 Skellefteå AIK U16 U16 SM 3 0 1 1 0
2011-2012 Västerbotten TV-Pucken 8 4 5 9 8
2011-2012 Skellefteå AIK J18 J18 Region 16 5 2 7 2 Playoffs 7 1 3 4 0
2011-2012 Skellefteå AIK J18 J18 Nationell 17 0 5 5 10 Playoffs 7 1 3 4 0
2011-2012 Sweden U16 (all) International-Jr 10 1 1 2 4
2012-2013 Skellefteå AIK J18 J18 Nationell 2 0 0 0 0 Playoffs 9 2 7 9 0
2012-2013 Skellefteå AIK J20 J20 Nationell 37 4 8 12 16 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2012-2013 Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 17 0 6 6 16
2012-2013 Sweden U17 WHC-17 6 0 0 0 4
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 16 1 2 3 6
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Skellefteå AIK J20 J20 Nationell 38 4 14 18 38 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Skellefteå AIK SHL 10 0 0 0 2
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Skellefteå AIK J18 J18 Nationell 0 0 0 0 0 Playoffs 3 0 1 1 0
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Sweden U18 WJC-18 7 1 0 1 2
2014-2015 Skellefteå AIK J20 J20 Nationell 20 2 8 10 20 Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
2014-2015 Skellefteå AIK SHL 14 0 0 0 0
2014-2015 Skellefteå AIK Champions HL 8 0 1 1 4
2014-2015 Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 2 0 0 0 0
2014-2015 HC Vita Hästen HockeyAllsvenskan 10 2 2 4 16
2014-2015 Sweden U19 (all) International-Jr 4 0 3 3 2
2014-2015 HC Vita Hästen HockeyAllsvenskan 9 1 2 3 8
2015-2016 Skellefteå AIK SHL 46 2 5 7 10 Playoffs 8 0 0 0 0
2015-2016 Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 17 2 6 8 10
2015-2016 Skellefteå AIK Champions HL 10 1 3 4 12 Playoffs 8 0 0 0 0
2015-2016 Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 0 4 4 6
2015-2016 Skellefteå AIK J20 J20 Nationell 3 1 3 4 4 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2016-2017 Skellefteå AIK SHL 41 2 7 9 49
2016-2017 Skellefteå AIK Champions HL 6 0 1 1 0
2017-2018 San Diego Gulls AHL 44 0 14 14 22
2017-2018 Anaheim Ducks NHL 22 1 3 4 6 266 61.11 45.59 -5.66 45.61 -5.99 0.23 0.68 Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 Anaheim Ducks NHL 27 0 6 6 17 336 57.14 46.82 5.32 46.29 1.65 0.00 0.89
2018-2019 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 57 2 17 19 49 885 58.73 54.12 3.65 51.35 3.13 0.07 0.75 Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0
2018-2019 Sweden WC 8 0 1 1 4
2018-2019 Sweden EHT 3 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 Sweden (all) International 11 0 1 1 4
2019-2020 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 69 2 20 22 35 1,134 53.60 52.60 1.20 51.80 1.40 0.11 0.79 Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
2020-2021 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 47 2 7 9 22 714 58.00 50.40 1.50 51.40 2.20 0.17 0.76 Playoffs 6 0 1 1 0
2021-2022 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 72 2 17 19 38 1,067 52.60 54.90 1.10 53.60 2.10 0.11 1.01 Playoffs 7 0 2 2 0
2021-2022 Sweden WC 4 0 0 0 0
2021-2022 Sweden (all) International 4 0 0 0 4
2022-2023 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 68 1 23 24 58 1,225 50.00 54.90 2.60 51.80 -0.60 0.05 1.03
2023-2024 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 58 3 21 24 32 1,080 60.20 53.00 1.50 52.60 0.70 0.11 1.22
Marcus Pettersson Stats by Elite Prospects | Marcus Pettersson Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Pittsburgh Penguins logo
Signing Date January 28, 2020
Signing Status RFA
Agent Peter Wallen
Standard Contract | 5 Years $20,125,875 4.82% of cap space
2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Cap Hit $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175
UFA
AAV $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175
Minors Salary $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175 $4,025,175
Clauses M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out
8 Team No Trade List

Contract History

Signing Team Pittsburgh Penguins logo
Signing Date September 12, 2019
Signing Status RFA
Agent Peter Wallen
Standard Contract | 1 Years $874,125 1.07% of cap space
2019-2020
Cap Hit $874,125
RFA
AAV $874,125
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $874,125
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $874,125
Minors Salary $874,125
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Anaheim Ducks logo
Signing Date June 12, 2015
Agent Peter Wallen
Entry Level Contract | 4 Years $3,176,668 1.11% of cap space
2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Cap Hit $794,167 $794,167 $794,167 $794,167
RFA
AAV $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 $894,167
Performance Bonuses $0 $200,000 $100,000 $0
Base Salary $0 $632,500 $732,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0
Total Salary $0 $725,000 $825,000 $832,500
Minors Salary $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year