Matt Niskanen

#15
age37
posD
shotr
h6'0"
w201lbs
BirthdateDec 6, 1986
Draft Class2005 round1 pick28
No Current Contract

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2014-2021 | Standard Contract

7yr
value$40.25M
cap hit$5.75M
Signed By
Signed On Jul 01, 2014
Signing Agent Neil Sheehy
Signing Status UFA age 27
Expiry 2021 UFA age 34
Qualifying Offer on Expiry -

Matt Niskanen Updates

Oct 5 2020

Announced D Matt Niskanen has retired.

Aug 22 2020

Announced D Matt Niskanen has served his suspension.

Aug 20 2020

NHL suspended D Matt Niskanen one game for cross-checking.

Feb 21 2020

NHL fined D Matt Niskanen $5,000 for slashing.

Jun 14 2019
$5,750,000
$-5,750,000

The Philadelphia Flyers acquired Matt Niskanen from the Washington Capitals for Radko Gudas

Nov 14 2017

Activated D Matt Niskanen from injured reserve.

Oct 14 2017

Placed D Matt Niskanen on IR.

Jul 1 2014
Standard | 7 yrs
$40,250,000
Cap Hit
$5,750,000

Neil Sheehy | I-C-E Hockey Agency

Feb 13 2013

Activated D Matt Niskanen from injury reserve.

Jun 29 2012
Standard | 2 yrs
$4,600,000
Cap Hit
$2,300,000

Neil Sheehy | I-C-E Hockey Agency

Feb 21 2011

(Matt Niskanen) Acquired from Dallas in exchange for Alex Goligoski.

Sep 16 2010
Standard | 2 yrs
$3,000,000
Cap Hit
$1,500,000

Neil Sheehy | I-C-E Hockey Agency

Mar 19 2007
Entry Level | 3 yrs
$2,025,000
Cap Hit
$675,000

Neil Sheehy | I-C-E Hockey Agency

Profile

UFA Year 2014
ELC Year 20
Waivers Age 21
Nationality USA
Est Career Earnings
$49,875,000
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Career Stats By Contract

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2014-2021 Standard Contract
7yrs
value$40,250,000$40.25M
cap hit$5,750,000$5.75M
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Signed By
Signed On Jul 1 2014
Signing Agent Neil Sheehy
Signed On Jul 1 2014
Signing Status
UFA
age 27
% Cap Contract Start 8.33%
Notes
15 Team No Trade (2014-15 to 2017-18); 10 Team No Trade (2018-2019-2020-2021)
Abbreviated $Amounts
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
2018-19
2019-20
2020-21
2021
Cap Hit $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M UFAage 34
AAV $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M
Base $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M
Performance Bonuses - - - - - - -
Signing Bonuses - - - - - - -
Total Salary $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M
Minors Salary $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M $5,750,000$5.75M
Clauses
M-NTC
M-NTC
M-NTC
M-NTC
M-NTC
M-NTC
M-NTC
UFA Year

2012-2014 Standard Contract
2yrs
value$4,600,000$4.60M
cap hit$2,300,000$2.30M
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Signed By
Signed On Jun 29 2012
Signing Agent Neil Sheehy
Signed On Jun 29 2012
Signing Status
RFA
age 25
% Cap Contract Start 3.83%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2012-13
2013-14
2014
Cap Hit $2,300,000$2.30M $2,300,000$2.30M UFAage 27
AAV $2,300,000$2.30M $2,300,000$2.30M
Base $2,100,000$2.10M $2,500,000$2.50M
Performance Bonuses - -
Signing Bonuses - -
Total Salary $2,100,000$2.10M $2,500,000$2.50M
Minors Salary $2,100,000$2.10M $2,500,000$2.50M
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

2010-2012 Standard Contract
2yrs
value$3,000,000$3.00M
cap hit$1,500,000$1.50M
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Signed By
Signed On Sep 16 2010
Signing Agent Neil Sheehy
Signed On Sep 16 2010
Signing Status
RFA
age 23
% Cap Contract Start 2.53%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2010-11
2011-12
2012
Cap Hit $1,500,000$1.50M $1,500,000$1.50M RFAage 25
AAV $1,500,000$1.50M $1,500,000$1.50M
Base $1,250,000$1.25M $1,750,000$1.75M
Performance Bonuses - -
Signing Bonuses - -
Total Salary $1,250,000$1.25M $1,750,000$1.75M
Minors Salary $1,250,000$1.25M $1,750,000$1.75M
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

2007-2010 Entry Level Contract
3yrs
value$2,025,000$2.03M
cap hit$675,000$675K
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Signed By
Signed On Mar 19 2007
Signing Agent Neil Sheehy
Signed On Mar 19 2007
Signing Status age 20
% Cap Contract Start 1.34%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2007-08
2008-09
2009-10
2010
Cap Hit $675,000$675K $675,000$675K $675,000$675K RFAage 23
AAV $850,000$850K $850,000$850K $850,000$850K
Base $585,000$585K $635,000$635K $805,000$805K
Performance Bonuses $265,000$265K $215,000$215K $45,000$45K
Signing Bonuses - - -
Total Salary $585,000$585K $635,000$635K $805,000$805K
Minors Salary $62,500$63K $62,500$63K $62,500$63K
Clauses
NMC
M-NTC
M-NTC
UFA Year

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