Max Pacioretty

Age 32 Nov 20, 1988
New Canaan USA
Left Wing shoots left
6'2" 188 cm
215 lbs 98 kg
ELC Signing Age 19
Waivers Signing Age 20
UFA Year 2016
Agent Allan Walsh
Expansion Draft Status
Eligible
Draft Year 2007
Drafted Overall 22
Draft Round 1
Draft Team Montreal Canadiens

Transaction History
May 10, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (undisclosed) will not suit up for Monday's tilt with Colorado.
May 8, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (undisclosed) did not take the ice for warmups and won't play Saturday versus the Blues, Ben Gotz of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
May 7, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (undisclosed) will not play Friday against the Blues, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
May 5, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (undisclosed) won't be in the lineup for Wednesday's matchup with Minnesota, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
May 4, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (undisclosed) is still considered day-to-day ahead of Wednesday's clash with Minnesota, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
May 3, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (undisclosed) will not be available for Monday's game against Minnesota, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
May 3, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (undisclosed) will be a game-time decision Monday against the Wild, per coach Pete DeBoer, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
May 1, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (undisclosed) was injured in the second period of Saturday's game versus the Coyotes, Ben Gotz of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Apr 28, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored twice and added an assist in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Avalanche.
Apr 24, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty notched an assist and went plus-2 in Saturday's 5-1 win over the Ducks.
Apr 21, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty managed a power-play assist, two shots on goal and two PIM in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Sharks.
Apr 19, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty registered two power-play assists and three shots on goal in Monday's 3-2 shootout win over the Sharks.
Apr 18, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored a goal on three shots, dished an assist and went plus-2 in Sunday's 5-2 win over the Ducks.
Apr 16, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty produced an assist, two shots on goal and a plus-3 rating in Friday's 4-0 win over the Ducks.
Apr 14, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored a goal and supplied a pair of assists in Wednesday's 6-2 win over the Kings.
Apr 12, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored a power-play goal on four shots in Monday's 4-2 win over the Kings.
Apr 9, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored an empty-net goal and added a power-play assist in Friday's 7-4 win over the Coyotes.
Apr 5, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty provided an assist, two shots on goal and two hits in Monday's 6-1 win over the Blues.
Mar 27, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored a goal and added an assist in a 3-2 overtime win over Colorado on Saturday.
Mar 25, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (lower body) scored a goal on two shots, blocked two shots and added two PIM in Thursday's 5-1 loss to the Avalanche.
Mar 25, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (lower body) warmed up with the first line, indicating that he'll play in Thursday's game versus the Avalanche, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Mar 25, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (lower body) will be a game-time decision for Thursday night's game versus the Avalanche, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Mar 24, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (lower body) skated Wednesday, but he's still considered questionable for Thursday's matchup with Colorado, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Mar 22, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (lower body) will not be available for Monday's tilt with the Blues, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Mar 21, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty (lower body) won't play in Sunday's game against the Kings.
Mar 19, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored twice on five shots in Friday's 4-2 win over the Kings.
Mar 17, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty provided an assist and three shots on goal in Wednesday's 5-4 win over the Sharks.
Mar 15, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored a power-play goal and supplied an assist in Monday's 2-1 win over the Sharks.
Mar 13, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored a goal on four shots, dished two assists and went plus-2 in Saturday's 5-1 win over the Blues.
Mar 6, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty posted an assist, five shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Saturday's 4-0 win over the Sharks.
Mar 5, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored twice on five shots and added an assist in Friday's 5-4 overtime win over the Sharks.
Mar 3, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty posted an assist, six shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Wednesday's 5-1 win over the Wild.
Mar 1, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored a pair of goals, one on the power play and the other in overtime, and added an assist in Monday's 5-4 overtime win over the Wild. He also had a game-high eight shots and added four hits.
Feb 16, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored a power-play goal on four shots in Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Avalanche.
Feb 14, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored a goal on a team-high four shots in Sunday's 1-0 win over the Avalanche.
Feb 7, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty produced an assist, two shots on goal and two hits in Sunday's 4-3 win over the Kings.
Feb 5, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty amassed three assists, seven shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Friday's 5-2 win over the Kings.
Jan 26, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty posted a hat trick on eight shots and added two hits in Tuesday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Blues.
Jan 25, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty recorded six hits in Sunday's 1-0 win over the Coyotes.
Jan 20, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty posted an assist and three shots on goal in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Coyotes.
Jan 18, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored a goal on six shots and added two PIM in Monday's 4-2 win over the Coyotes.
Jan 16, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored the game-winning goal and went plus-2 in Saturday's 2-1 overtime win over the Ducks.
Jan 14, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | Max Pacioretty | Pacioretty scored a goal on five shots in Thursday's 5-2 win over the Ducks.
Aug 17, 2020 Fined (NHL) fined LW Max Pacioretty $2,500 for slashing an opponent.
Jan 4, 2019 Activated Vegas Golden Knights | activated LW Max Pacioretty from injured reserve.
Sep 10, 2018 Vegas Golden Knights | signed LW Max Pacioretty to a four-year, $28 million contract extension.
Sep 10, 2018 Trade Vegas Golden Knights | acquired LW Max Pacioretty from the Montreal Canadiens for LW Tomas Tatar, C Nick Suzuki and a 2019 second-round draft pick.
Aug 13, 2012 Montreal Canadiens | signed LW Max Pacioretty to a six-year contract extension.
Jun 20, 2011 Montreal Canadiens | (Max Pacioretty) signed to a two-year contract.
2020-2021 Regular Season Stats

Max Pacioretty
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Vegas Golden Knights 48 24 27 51 20 14 670 58.80 53.80 1.30 51.70 -1.60 1.16 2.78
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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
2004-2005 Taft School USHS-Prep 23 5 14 19 0
2005-2006 Taft School USHS-Prep 26 7 26 33 0
2005-2006 USA U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 5 0 1 1 4
Draft Yr 2006-2007 Sioux City Musketeers USHL 60 21 42 63 119 Playoffs 7 4 6 10 0
2007-2008 Univ. of Michigan NCAA 37 15 24 39 59
2007-2008 USA U20 WJC-20 6 0 0 0 8
2008-2009 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 37 6 23 29 43
2008-2009 Montréal Canadiens NHL 34 3 8 11 27 372 48.28 46.14 1.99 47.05 1.39 0.32 1.29
2009-2010 Montréal Canadiens NHL 52 3 11 14 20 620 42.42 46.52 2.47 47.16 2.46 0.29 1.07
2009-2010 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 18 2 9 11 10 Playoffs 5 1 0 1 0
2010-2011 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 27 17 15 32 20
2010-2011 Montréal Canadiens NHL 37 14 10 24 39 481 48.65 57.08 8.69 59.20 8.21 0.50 1.37
2011-2012 Montréal Canadiens NHL 79 33 32 65 56 1,123 52.83 48.59 2.68 51.54 5.03 1.34 2.40
2011-2012 USA WC 8 2 10 12 4
2012-2013 Montréal Canadiens NHL 44 15 24 39 28 554 59.32 61.60 8.24 60.87 10.71 1.08 2.81 Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
2012-2013 Ambrì-Piotta NL 5 1 0 1 4
2013-2014 Montréal Canadiens NHL 73 39 21 60 35 989 56.10 51.38 5.46 51.60 6.97 1.40 2.00 Playoffs 17 5 6 11 0
2013-2014 USA OG 5 0 1 1 4
2014-2015 Montréal Canadiens NHL 80 37 30 67 32 1,129 67.53 54.08 7.44 51.47 4.49 1.17 2.23 Playoffs 11 5 2 7 0
2015-2016 Montréal Canadiens NHL 82 30 34 64 34 1,088 49.49 55.15 6.12 55.25 5.61 0.94 2.10
2016-2017 USA WCup 3 0 0 0 2
2016-2017 Montréal Canadiens NHL 81 35 32 67 38 1,179 56.99 53.78 1.03 54.82 3.02 1.12 2.14 Playoffs 6 0 1 1 0
2017-2018 Montréal Canadiens NHL 64 17 20 37 30 845 43.66 52.62 -1.17 52.62 3.21 0.43 1.06
2018-2019 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 66 22 18 40 36 899 45.57 51.28 -5.32 52.27 -3.26 1.07 1.94 Playoffs 7 5 6 11 0
2019-2020 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 71 32 34 66 44 1,031 57.60 60.70 8.00 59.10 6.30 1.11 2.27 Playoffs 16 5 3 8 0
2020-2021 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 48 24 27 51 14 670 58.80 53.80 1.30 51.70 -1.60 1.16 2.78
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Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date September 10, 2018
Signing Status UFA
Agent Allan Walsh
Standard Contract | 4 Years $28,000,000 8.59% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023
Cap Hit $7,000,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000
UFA
AAV $7,000,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $10,500,000 $7,000,000 $5,250,000 $5,250,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $10,500,000 $7,000,000 $5,250,000 $5,250,000
Minors Salary $10,500,000 $7,000,000 $5,250,000 $5,250,000
Clauses M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out
10 team no trade list

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date August 16, 2012
Signing Status RFA
Agent Allan Walsh
Standard Contract | 6 Years $27,000,000 7.00% of cap space
2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Cap Hit $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000
UFA
AAV $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
Minors Salary $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
* Retained 10% of contract was retained by Montreal Canadiens in trade to Vegas Golden Knights
Signing Team
Signing Date June 20, 2011
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 2 Years $3,250,000 2.53% of cap space
2011-2012 2012-2013
Cap Hit $1,625,000 $1,625,000
RFA
AAV $1,625,000 $1,625,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,500,000 $1,750,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $1,500,000 $1,750,000
Minors Salary $1,500,000 $1,750,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date July 17, 2008
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,730,000 1.54% of cap space
2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011
Cap Hit $875,000 $875,000 $875,000
RFA
AAV $910,000 $910,000 $910,000
Performance Bonuses $105,000 $0 $0
Base Salary $787,500 $787,500 $787,500
Signing Bonuses $87,500 $87,500 $87,500
Total Salary $875,000 $875,000 $875,000
Minors Salary $65,000 $65,000 $65,000
Clauses
UFA Year