Michael Pezzetta Montreal Canadiens logo

Age 24 Mar 13, 1998
Toronto CAN
Left Wing shoots left
6'1" 185 cm
205 lbs 93 kg
ELC Signing Age 19
Waivers Signing Age 20
UFA Year 2025
Agent Paul Capizzano
Draft Year 2016
Drafted Overall 160
Draft Round 6
Draft Team Montreal Canadiens logo

Transaction History
Apr 18, 2022 Suspended Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta was suspended for two games on Monday by the Department of Player Safety for an illegal check to the head on Washington's T.J. Oshie.
Apr 17, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta, per the official Twitter account for the (NHL) Department of Player Safety, "will have a hearing (Monday) for an illegal check to the head on Washington's T.J. Oshie."
Apr 9, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta (upper body) will draw back into the lineup for Saturday's game versus Toronto, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Apr 2, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta (upper body) won't play Saturday versus the Lightning, Patrick Friolet of RDS reports.
Mar 31, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta (upper body) will not play Thursday against Carolina, Arpon Basu of The Athletic reports.
Mar 29, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta (upper body) will not play Tuesday against the Panthers.
Mar 26, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta (upper body) won't travel to New Jersey with the Canadiens for Sunday's game, Arpon Basu of The Athletic reports.
Mar 26, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta (upper body) left Saturday's game versus the Maple Leafs and won't return.
Mar 13, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta scored a goal on one shot and dished out seven hits over 5:42 of ice time in Saturday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Kraken.
Mar 4, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta had two shots over 5:40 of ice time in Thursday's 5-4 overtime victory in Calgary.
Feb 21, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta had one shot and four hits over 9:19 of ice time in Sunday's 3-2 shootout win over the Islanders.
Jan 30, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta racked up 17 penalty minutes in Saturday's 7-2 loss to the Oilers.
Jan 24, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta added four hits and 14 PIM in a 8-2 loss to the Wild on Monday.
Jan 20, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta scored a goal on two shots and added three hits in Thursday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Golden Knights.
Jan 18, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta netted a goal in a 5-3 win over the Stars on Tuesday.
Jan 12, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta scored a goal and added two PIM and three hits in a 5-1 loss to the Bruins on Wednesday.
Jan 11, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta (COVID-19 protocols) has cleared the (NHL)'s protocols and returned to practice Tuesday, Arpon Basu of The Athletic reports.
Jan 5, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta was placed in the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols Wednesday.
Dec 29, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta had an assist on two shots, five hits and four PIM in Tuesday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Lightning.
Nov 17, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta had a five-minute fighting penalty in Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Rangers.
Nov 14, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta scored a goal on two shots in Sunday's 5-2 loss to the Bruins.
Nov 14, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta had an assist, one shot on goal, one hit and four penalty minutes in Saturday's 3-2 overtime loss to Detroit.
Nov 3, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta had two shots on goal and five hits over 8:31 of ice time in Tuesday's 3-0 win over Detroit.
Nov 2, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta is expected to make his (NHL) debut Tuesday, Stu Cowan of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Nov 1, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta was called up from AHL Laval on Monday.
Oct 6, 2021 Assigned Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta will be placed on waivers Wednesday for the purpose of reassigning him to AHL Laval.
Aug 5, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Michael Pezzetta | Pezzetta agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way contract with Montreal on Thursday.
Sep 21, 2019 Assigned Montreal Canadiens | assigned LW Michael Pezzetta to Laval (AHL).
Sep 22, 2018 Assigned Montreal Canadiens | assigned LW Michael Pezzetta to Laval (AHL).
Mar 7, 2018 Montreal Canadiens | signed C Michael Pezzetta to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Michael Pezzetta
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Montréal Canadiens Montreal Canadiens logo 51 5 6 11 -7 81 384 43.20 48.70 2.50 48.50 1.90 0.78 1.72
Michael Pezzetta Stats by Elite Prospects Michael Pezzetta 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
2012-2013 Toronto Nationals U15 AAA Big Nickel Bantam 5 4 1 5 10
2013-2014 Mississauga Senators U16 AAA GTHL U16 29 11 15 26 32 Playoffs 10 4 7 11 0
2013-2014 Mississauga Senators U16 AAA OHL Cup 5 3 2 5 26 Playoffs 10 4 7 11 0
2013-2014 Team GTHL Blue OGC-16 5 1 4 5 14
2014-2015 Sudbury Wolves OHL 61 5 7 12 56
2014-2015 Team Black U17-Dev 3 1 0 1 5
2014-2015 Canada White U17 WHC-17 5 0 2 2 2
Draft Yr 2015-2016 Sudbury Wolves OHL 64 10 18 28 98
2016-2017 Sudbury Wolves OHL 54 10 9 19 88 Playoffs 5 2 0 2 0
2017-2018 Sudbury Wolves OHL 35 15 16 31 53
2017-2018 Sarnia Sting OHL 27 8 13 21 26 Playoffs 12 1 1 2 0
2018-2019 Maine Mariners ECHL 3 0 0 0 6
2018-2019 Laval Rocket AHL 55 6 4 10 77
2019-2020 Laval Rocket AHL 32 2 2 4 63
2020-2021 Laval Rocket AHL 20 2 3 5 30
2021-2022 Laval Rocket AHL 8 3 3 6 16
2021-2022 Montréal Canadiens NHL 51 5 6 11 81 384 43.20 48.70 2.50 48.50 1.90 0.78 1.72
Michael Pezzetta Stats by Elite Prospects | Michael Pezzetta Advanced Stats by

Contract History

Signing Team Montreal Canadiens logo
Signing Date August 5, 2021
Signing Status RFA
Agent Paul Capizzano
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 $82,500
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Montreal Canadiens logo
Signing Date March 7, 2018
Agent Paul Capizzano
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,229,999 0.94% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $743,333 $743,333 $743,333
RFA
AAV $743,333 $743,333 $743,333
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $650,000 $700,000 $700,000
Signing Bonuses $70,000 $60,000 $50,000
Total Salary $720,000 $760,000 $750,000
Minors Salary $67,500 $67,500 $67,500
Clauses
UFA Year