Matiss Kivlenieks

Age 25 Aug 26, 1996
Riga LVA
Goaltender shoots left
6'2" 188 cm
178 lbs 81 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 21
UFA Year 2024
Agent Jay Grossman

Transaction History
Jul 5, 2021 Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks passed away at the age of 24 on Sunday.
May 8, 2021 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks was assigned to AHL Cleveland on Saturday.
May 7, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks will get the starting nod for Saturday's home game against Detroit, Alison Lukan of The Athletic reports.
May 7, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks stopped 31 of 34 shots in Friday's 5-2 loss to the Red Wings.
May 6, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks will start between the pipes in Friday's home game versus the Red Wings, Alison Lukan of The Athletic reports.
May 5, 2021 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks was reassigned to the taxi squad after Wednesday's game versus the Predators.
May 5, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks was promoted to Columbus' active roster Wednesday.
May 3, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks was added to the Blue Jackets' roster under emergency conditions Monday.
May 1, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks was brought up to the active roster on emergency conditions ahead of Saturday's game against Carolina.
Apr 27, 2021 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks was reassigned to the taxi squad Tuesday.
Apr 27, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks was promoted to the Blue Jackets' active roster Tuesday.
Apr 26, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks was added to Columbus' taxi squad Monday.
Apr 25, 2021 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | The Blue Jackets reassigned Kivlenieks to AHL Cleveland on Sunday.
Apr 22, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks has been promoted to Columbus' taxi squad from AHL Cleveland.
Feb 26, 2021 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks was reassigned to AHL Cleveland on Friday.
Feb 23, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks was promoted to Columbus' active roster Tuesday, Blue Jackets team reporter Jeff Svoboda reports.
Feb 21, 2021 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks was recalled from AHL Cleveland to the taxi squad Sunday.
Feb 18, 2021 Activated Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks (lower body) was activated off injured reserve and assigned to AHL Cleveland on Thursday.
Feb 13, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks (lower body) was placed on injured reserve Saturday.
Feb 11, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks (lower body) isn't expected to dress for Thursday's game versus the Blackhawks, per (NHL).com.
Feb 8, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks (lower body) has been ruled out for Monday's game versus the Hurricanes, Brian Hedger of The Columbus Dispatch reports.
Feb 7, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks (lower body) won't play in Sunday's game versus the Hurricanes, Blue Jackets team reporter Jeff Svoboda reports.
Feb 4, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks was promoted to the Blue Jackets' active roster Thursday.
Feb 2, 2021 Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | The Blue Jackets promoted Kivlenieks from the minors to the taxi squad Tuesday, Mark Scheig of The Hockey Writers reports.
Feb 1, 2021 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | Matiss Kivlenieks | Kivlenieks was assigned to AHL Cleveland on Monday, Mark Scheig of The Hockey Writers reports.
Oct 8, 2020 Columbus Blue Jackets | signed G Matiss Kivlenieks to a two-year, two-way contract extension.
Jul 11, 2020 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled G Matiss Kivlenieks from Cleveland (AHL).
Mar 8, 2020 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
Feb 25, 2020 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled G Matiss Kivlenieks from Cleveland (AHL).
Feb 23, 2020 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
Feb 6, 2020 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled G Matiss Kivlenieks from Cleveland (AHL).
Feb 5, 2020 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
Jan 30, 2020 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled G Matiss Kivlenieks from Cleveland (AHL).
Jan 23, 2020 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
Jan 16, 2020 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled G Matiss Kivlenieks from Cleveland (AHL).
Jan 15, 2020 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
Dec 30, 2019 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled G Matiss Kivlenieks from Cleveland (AHL).
Nov 27, 2019 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
Nov 26, 2019 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled G Matiss Kivlenieks from Cleveland (AHL).
Nov 10, 2019 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
Nov 6, 2019 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled G Matiss Kivlenieks from Cleveland (AHL).
Sep 22, 2019 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
Oct 2, 2018 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
Apr 18, 2018 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled G Matiss Kivlenieks from Cleveland (AHL).
Jan 11, 2018 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
Jan 9, 2018 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled G Matiss Kivlenieks from Cleveland (AHL).
Jan 7, 2018 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
Jan 5, 2018 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled G Matiss Kivlenieks from Cleveland (AHL).
Nov 26, 2017 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
Nov 24, 2017 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled G Matiss Kivlenieks from Cleveland (AHL).
Nov 19, 2017 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
Nov 17, 2017 Recalled Columbus Blue Jackets | recalled G Matiss Kivlenieks from Cleveland (AHL).
Sep 26, 2017 Assigned Columbus Blue Jackets | assigned G Matiss Kivlenieks to Cleveland (AHL).
May 25, 2017 Columbus Blue Jackets | signed G Matiss Kivlenieks to a three-year, entry-level contract.
Regular Season Stats

Matiss Kivlenieks
GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP
Matiss Kivlenieks Stats by Elite Prospects Matiss Kivlenieks Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP Playoffs GP GAA SV% PIM
2011-2012 Prizma Riga Latvia 1 9.52 0.000 0
2011-2012 Prizma/Pardaugava U18 Latvia U18 5 4.64 0.000 0
2011-2012 Latvia U16 (all) International-Jr 4 0.000 0
2011-2012 Prizma/Pardaugava U15 Latvia U16 27 2.28 0.000 0
2012-2013 Prizma/Pardaugava U18 Latvia U18 13 2.55 0.000 0
2012-2013 Latvia U17 EYOF 3 3.06 0.909 0
2012-2013 Latvia U17 (all) International-Jr 3 0.000 0
2013-2014 Latvia U18 WJC-18 D1A 4 2.37 0.899 0
2013-2014 Latvia U18 (all) International-Jr 5 0.000 0
2013-2014 Edina Lakers MNJHL 39 3.95 0.908 0 Playoffs 2 4.59 0.911 0
2014-2015 Latvia U20 (all) International-Jr 6 0.000 0
2014-2015 Minnesota Mullets MNJHL 33 2.23 0.930 0 Playoffs 4 1.75 0.950 0
2014-2015 Latvia U20 WJC-20 D1A 4 1.75 0.928 0
2014-2015 Coulee Region Chill NAHL 1 4.05 0.902 0
2015-2016 Coulee Region Chill NAHL 29 2.41 0.925 0 Playoffs 4 3.42 0.893 0
2015-2016 Latvia U20 WJC-20 D1A 4 1.71 0.941 0
2015-2016 Latvia U20 (all) International-Jr 6 0.000 0
2016-2017 Sioux City Musketeers USHL 49 1.85 0.932 0 Playoffs 13 2.08 0.925 0
2017-2018 Cleveland Monsters AHL 43 3.21 0.891 0
2017-2018 Latvia (all) International 1 0 1.000 0
2018-2019 Cleveland Monsters AHL 14 3.71 0.873 0
2018-2019 Kalamazoo Wings ECHL 8 2.71 0.923 0
2019-2020 Cleveland Monsters AHL 20 2.96 0.904 0
2019-2020 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 6 2.95 0.898 0 -2.83 -0.47
2020-2021 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 2 3.4 0.901 0 -0.55 -0.28
2020-2021 Cleveland Monsters AHL 8 2.25 0.929 0
2020-2021 Latvia WC 4 2.18 0.922 0
2020-2021 Latvia (all) International 5 2.18 0.000 0
Matiss Kivlenieks Stats by Elite Prospects | Matiss Kivlenieks Advanced Stats by

Contract History

Signing Team Columbus Blue Jackets logo
Signing Date October 8, 2020
Signing Status RFA
Agent Jay Grossman
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 $225,000 $275,000
Clauses
UFA Year
350K Guarantee year 2
Signing Team Columbus Blue Jackets logo
Signing Date May 25, 2017
Agent Jay Grossman
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $3,200,000 1.23% of cap space
2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020
Cap Hit $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
RFA
AAV $1,066,667 $1,066,667 $1,066,667
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $425,000
Base Salary $832,500 $832,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year