Matthew Phillips

Pittsburgh Penguins logo
Age 25 Apr 6, 1998
Calgary Canada
Center shoots right
5'7" 170 cm
141 lbs 64 kg
ELC Signing Age 19
Waivers Signing Age 19
UFA Year 2025
Agent Allain Roy
Draft Year 2016
Drafted Overall 166
Draft Round 6
Draft Team Calgary Flames logo

Transaction History
Mar 4, 2024 Pittsburgh Penguins | Matthew Phillips | Phillips was placed on waivers Monday, according to Chris Johnston of The Athletic.
Feb 16, 2024 Pittsburgh Penguins | Matthew Phillips | Phillips was claimed off waivers by the Pittsburgh Penguins from the Washington Capitals on Friday, Chris Johnston of The Athletic reports.
Feb 15, 2024 Washington Capitals | Matthew Phillips | Phillips was put on waivers Thursday, per Chris Johnston of The Athletic.
Feb 8, 2024 Washington Capitals | Matthew Phillips | Phillips will play on the fourth line Thursday against the Florida Panthers, Bailey Johnson of The Washington Post reports.
Dec 8, 2023 Washington Capitals | Matthew Phillips | Phillips registered an assist while logging 11:40 of ice time during Thursday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Dallas Stars.
Oct 20, 2023 Washington Capitals | Matthew Phillips | Phillips skated on the top line alongside Alex Ovechkin and Dylan Strome during Friday's practice, Bailey Johnson of The Washington Post reports.
Oct 16, 2023 Washington Capitals | Matthew Phillips | Phillips scored a goal on two shots, added an assist and went plus-2 in Monday's 3-2 shootout win over the Calgary Flames.
Jul 2, 2023 Washington Capitals | Matthew Phillips | Phillips signed a one-year contract with Washington on Sunday.
Dec 24, 2022 Calgary Flames | Matthew Phillips | Phillips was reassigned to AHL Calgary on Friday, according to the AHL transaction page.
Dec 8, 2022 Calgary Flames | Matthew Phillips | Phillips was recalled by the Calgary Flames on Thursday.
Oct 2, 2022 Calgary Flames | Matthew Phillips | Phillips was re-assigned to the AHL, per Aaron Vickers of NHL.com.
Jul 23, 2022 Calgary Flames | Matthew Phillips | Phillips signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Calgary Flames on Saturday.
Oct 3, 2021 Calgary Flames | Matthew Phillips | Phillips was placed on waivers by the Calgary Flames on Sunday.
Aug 6, 2021 Calgary Flames | Matthew Phillips | Phillips penned a one-year, two-way deal with Calgary on Friday.
May 19, 2021 Calgary Flames | Matthew Phillips | Phillips will be promoted to Calgary's active roster and make his NHL debut Wednesday versus Vancouver, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.
Jul 12, 2020 Calgary Flames | Recalled C Matthew Phillips from Stockton (AHL).
Dec 13, 2019 Calgary Flames | Assigned C Matthew Phillips to Stockton (AHL).
Dec 10, 2019 Calgary Flames | Recalled C Matthew Phillips from Stockton (AHL).
Sep 26, 2019 Calgary Flames | Recalled C Matthew Phillips from Stockton (AHL).
Sep 23, 2019 Calgary Flames | Assigned RW Matthew Phillips to Stockton (AHL).
Sep 26, 2018 Calgary Flames | Assigned C Matthew Phillips to Stockton (AHL).
Dec 31, 2017 Calgary Flames | Signed RW Matthew Phillips to a three-year, entry-level contract.
Sep 19, 2017 Calgary Flames | Assigned RW Matthew Phillips to Victoria (WHL).
Sep 25, 2016 Calgary Flames | Assigned C Matthew Phillips to Victoria (WHL).
Feb 29, 2016 Minnesota Wild | Minnesota Wild Acquired RW David Jones from the Calgary Flames for G Niklas Backstrom and a 2016 sixth-round draft pick (Matthew Phillips).
2023-2024 Regular Season Stats

Matthew Phillips
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Washington Capitals Washington Capitals logo 27 1 4 5 -2 0 246 44.40 50.10 4.30 44.50 -0.80 0.24 1.22
Pittsburgh Penguins Pittsburgh Penguins logo 3 0 0 0 0 0 27 100.00 21.50 -31.30 29.40 -22.00 2.21 11.04
Matthew Phillips Stats by Elite Prospects Matthew Phillips 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 Calgary Bisons U15 AAA AEHL U15 31 18 8 26 4 Playoffs 11 9 6 15 0
2012-2013 Calgary Bisons U15 AAA AEHL U15 33 40 37 77 8 Playoffs 5 4 4 8 0
2012-2013 Team Calgary South Alberta Cup 5 6 2 8 2
2012-2013 CBHA Blackhawks U16 AAA AEHL U17 4 4 4 8 2
2012-2013 Calgary Bisons U15 AAA John Reid Bantam 5 7 5 12 4 Playoffs 5 4 4 8 0
2013-2014 Team Alberta WCCC-16 4 2 0 2 0
2013-2014 Calgary Buffaloes U18 AAA AEHL U18 33 15 20 35 22 Playoffs 8 3 2 5 0
2014-2015 Calgary Buffaloes U18 AAA AEHL U18 34 33 40 73 30 Playoffs 6 5 3 8 0
2014-2015 Victoria Royals WHL 2 1 2 3 0
Draft Yr 2015-2016 Victoria Royals WHL 72 37 39 76 16 Playoffs 13 5 3 8 0
2016-2017 Victoria Royals WHL 70 50 40 90 50 Playoffs 6 1 2 3 0
2016-2017 Stockton Heat AHL 1 0 1 1 0 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2017-2018 Victoria Royals WHL 71 48 64 112 32 Playoffs 11 6 13 19 0
2017-2018 WHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 2 1 0 1 0
2018-2019 Stockton Heat AHL 65 13 25 38 2
2019-2020 Stockton Heat AHL 38 15 18 33 6
2020-2021 Stockton Heat AHL 30 8 13 21 6
2020-2021 Calgary Flames NHL 1 0 0 0 0 8 84.40 20.80 64.30 11.40
2021-2022 Stockton Heat AHL 65 31 37 68 16 Playoffs 13 3 5 8 0
2022-2023 Calgary Wranglers AHL 66 36 40 76 12 Playoffs 9 1 6 7 0
2022-2023 Calgary Flames NHL 2 0 0 0 2 12 37.70 -3.90 47.10 -0.40
2023-2024 Washington Capitals NHL 27 1 4 5 0 246 44.40 50.10 4.30 44.50 -0.80 0.24 1.22
2023-2024 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 3 0 0 0 0 27 100.00 21.50 -31.30 29.40 -22.00 2.21 11.04
Matthew Phillips Stats by Elite Prospects | Matthew Phillips Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Washington Capitals logo
Signing Date July 2, 2023
Signing Status UFA-Group6
Agent Allain Roy
Qualifying Offer on Expiry $813,750
Standard Contract | 1 Years $775,000 0.93% of cap space
2023-2024
Cap Hit $775,000
UFA-Group6
AAV $775,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $775,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $775,000
Minors Salary $775,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Calgary Flames logo
Signing Date July 23, 2022
Signing Status RFA
Agent Allain Roy
Qualifying Offer on Expiry $787,500
Standard Contract | 1 Years $750,000 0.91% of cap space
2022-2023
Cap Hit $750,000
UFA-Group6
AAV $750,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $750,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $750,000
Minors Salary $140,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Calgary Flames logo
Signing Date August 6, 2021
Signing Status RFA
Agent Allain Roy
Qualifying Offer on Expiry $787,500
Standard Contract | 1 Years $750,000 0.92% of cap space
2021-2022
Cap Hit $750,000
RFA
AAV $750,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $750,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $750,000
Minors Salary $80,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Calgary Flames logo
Signing Date December 31, 2017
Agent Allain Roy
Entry Level Contract | 4 Years $2,941,665 0.99% of cap space
2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $741,666 $733,333 $733,333 $733,333
RFA
AAV $758,333 $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $25,000 $25,000 $0
Base Salary $0 $650,000 $700,000 $700,000
Signing Bonuses $75,000 $75,000 $75,000 $0
Total Salary $0 $725,000 $775,000 $700,000
Minors Salary $0 $67,500 $67,500 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year