Nick Schmaltz

Arizona Coyotes logo
Age 26 Feb 23, 1996
Madison USA
Center shoots right
6'0" 183 cm
177 lbs 80 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 20
UFA Year 2023
Agent Kurt Overhardt
Draft Year 2014
Drafted Overall 20
Draft Round 1
Draft Team Chicago Blackhawks logo

Transaction History
Apr 30, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz logged an assist, three shots on goal and two hits in Friday's 5-4 win over the Predators.
Apr 28, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz posted an assist, four shots on goal and two blocked shots in Wednesday's 4-3 overtime win over the Stars.
Apr 27, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz notched two assists, five shots on goal, four PIM, two blocked shots and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Wild.
Apr 23, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz provided an assist and two PIM in Saturday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Blues.
Apr 21, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz recorded a pair of assists and three shots on goal in Wednesday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Blackhawks.
Apr 12, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a power-play goal on three shots and added an assist in Tuesday's 6-2 loss to the Devils.
Apr 7, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a goal on two shots in Thursday's 5-1 loss to the Canucks.
Apr 4, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a goal on two shots and went minus-2 in Monday's 5-1 loss to the Blues.
Apr 4, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz logged a power-play assist in Sunday's 3-2 overtime win over the Blackhawks.
Mar 30, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored an empty-net goal, added an assist, went plus-3 and blocked two shots in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Sharks.
Mar 27, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz logged an assist, two shots on goal and two blocked shots in Sunday's 2-1 overtime loss to the Jets.
Mar 25, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz posted an assist, three shots on goal and two PIM in Friday's 4-2 loss to the Flames.
Mar 22, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a power-play goal on three shots and went minus-2 in Tuesday's 4-2 loss to the Kraken.
Mar 16, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored an empty-net goal on two shots, went plus-2 and blocked two shots in Tuesday's 6-3 win over the Canadiens.
Mar 14, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a goal on three shots and added an assist in Monday's 5-3 win over the Senators.
Mar 12, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz picked up an assist in Saturday's 3-2 loss to the Bruins.
Mar 10, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz provided an assist and two hits in Thursday's 5-4 overtime win over the Maple Leafs.
Mar 8, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz had two goals and two assists in Tuesday's 9-2 win over Detroit.
Mar 3, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a goal on three shots in Thursday's 2-1 win over the Avalanche.
Feb 25, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored two goals on four shots in Friday's 3-1 win over the Golden Knights.
Feb 23, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz logged an assist and two shots on goal in Wednesday's 3-2 loss to the Kings.
Feb 20, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a power-play goal on two shots, dished two assists and went plus-2 in Sunday's 3-1 win over the Stars.
Feb 11, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a goal in Friday's 4-3 loss to the Lightning.
Feb 9, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored two goals on four shots in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Kraken.
Feb 2, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz logged an assist in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the Flames.
Jan 28, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a goal on two shots in Friday's 2-1 loss to the Bruins.
Jan 25, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored two goals and added a power-play assist in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to the Penguins.
Jan 23, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz produced an assist, four shots on goal and two blocked shots in Saturday's 7-3 loss to the Rangers.
Jan 18, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a goal on five shots, dished two assists and went plus-3 in Monday's 5-2 win over the Canadiens.
Jan 12, 2022 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz logged an assist and went plus-2 in Wednesday's 2-1 win over the Maple Leafs.
Dec 17, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz provided a pair of assists, fired two shots on goal and went plus-2 in Friday's 5-4 overtime win over the Ducks.
Dec 15, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz notched an assist in Wednesday's 3-2 loss to the Rangers.
Dec 11, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz (upper body) scored a goal and added an assist in a 5-3 loss to the Flyers.
Dec 9, 2021 Activated Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz (upper body) will be activated off injured reserve and suit up against Florida on Friday, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Nov 27, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz (upper body) has skated and done light puck-handling drills, but he remains without a timeline to return, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Nov 2, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz (upper body) is expected to miss the next 3-to-4 weeks, Adam Kimelman of (NHL).com reports.
Oct 29, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz (upper body) is not in Friday's lineup against the Capitals.
Oct 28, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz (upper body) won't play Thursday versus the Lightning.
Oct 27, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz is considered day-to-day with an upper-body injury, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Oct 25, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz posted an assist in Monday's 5-3 loss to the Panthers.
Sep 23, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz (concussion) was on the ice for Thursday's practice, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
May 10, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | The upper-body injury that forced Schmaltz to miss the season's final four games was actually a concussion, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
May 7, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz (upper body) didn't make the trip to San Jose for Arizona's two-game series versus the Sharks, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
May 5, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz (upper body) won't play in Wednesday's game versus the Kings, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
May 5, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Despite a previous report that suggested otherwise, Schmaltz (upper body) could still play Wednesday versus LA, Alexander Kinkopf of the Coyotes' official website reports.
May 5, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz (upper body) is considered day-to-day and isn't expected to play Wednesday versus LA, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
May 4, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz is day-to-day with an upper-body injury, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
May 4, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz didn't play Monday versus L.A. after taking a puck to the head during pregame warmups, Jose M. Romero of the Arizona Republic reports.
May 3, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz (upper body) was injured during warmups and will not play Monday against the Kings, Alexander Kinkopf of the Coyotes' official website reports.
Apr 30, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz provided an assist and five shots on goal in Friday's 3-0 win over the Golden Knights.
Apr 28, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz recorded an assist and two shots on goal in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the Sharks.
Apr 26, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz notched two assists in Monday's 6-4 loss to the Sharks.
Apr 17, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz notched an assist and two PIM in Saturday's 3-2 win over the Blues.
Apr 14, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz produced a power-play assist and two shots on goal in Wednesday's 5-2 loss to the Wild.
Apr 9, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a power-play goal and supplied an assist in Friday's 7-4 loss to the Golden Knights.
Apr 4, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz produced an assist and two shots on goal in Sunday's 3-2 overtime win over the Ducks.
Apr 2, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz notched a goal on three shots and added an assist in Friday's 4-2 win over the Ducks.
Mar 31, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz recorded an assist, four shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Wednesday's 9-3 loss to the Avalanche.
Mar 27, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz registered an assist and three shots on goal in Saturday's 4-0 win over the Sharks.
Mar 26, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz netted a goal on three shots and added two PIM in Friday's 5-2 win over the Sharks.
Mar 20, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz produced an assist, four shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Saturday's 5-1 win over the Ducks.
Mar 18, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz recorded an assist and went plus-2 in Thursday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Coyotes.
Mar 3, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a power-play goal on four shots on in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Kings.
Feb 18, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz posted an assist and two shots on goal in Thursday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Kings.
Feb 15, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz posted an assist and two shots on goal in Monday's 1-0 win over the Blues.
Feb 13, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a goal on three shots in Saturday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Blues.
Feb 8, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz notched two assists -- one on the power play -- and two shots on goal in Monday's 4-3 shootout win over the Blues.
Feb 4, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a goal on three shots and went plus-2 in Thursday's 4-3 win over the Blues.
Feb 2, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz registered a goal and an assist with two shots in a 4-3 loss to St. Louis on Tuesday.
Jan 28, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz posted a power-play assist in Thursday's 3-2 win over the Ducks.
Jan 22, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a goal on four shots and supplied an assist in Friday's 5-2 win over the Golden Knights.
Jan 20, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a goal on three shots in Wednesday's 5-2 loss to the Golden Knights.
Jan 18, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz scored a power-play goal on a team-high six shots in Monday's 4-2 loss to the Golden Knights.
Jan 16, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz notched an assist in Saturday's 5-3 win over the Sharks.
Jan 10, 2021 Arizona Coyotes | Nick Schmaltz | Schmaltz (head) was on the ice for Sunday's practice, Alexander Kinkopf of the Coyotes' official website reports.
Mar 30, 2019 Arizona Coyotes | signed C Nick Schmaltz to a seven-year, $40.95 million contract extension.
Feb 16, 2017 Recalled Chicago Blackhawks | recalled C Nick Schmaltz from Rockford (AHL).
Feb 12, 2017 Assigned Chicago Blackhawks | assigned LW Nick Schmaltz to Rockford (AHL).
Jan 14, 2017 Recalled Chicago Blackhawks | recalled C Nick Schmaltz from Rockford (AHL).
Dec 4, 2016 Assigned Chicago Blackhawks | assigned LW Nick Schmaltz to Rockford (AHL).
Jun 19, 2016 Chicago Blackhawks | signed C Nick Schmaltz to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Nick Schmaltz
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Arizona Coyotes Arizona Coyotes logo 63 23 36 59 1 14 897 48.50 46.60 5.20 45.60 2.80 0.94 2.61
Nick Schmaltz Stats by Elite Prospects Nick Schmaltz 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
2009-2010 Chicago Mission 13U AAA T1EHL 13U 31 19 35 54 22
2010-2011 Chicago Mission 14U AAA T1EHL 14U 27 24 31 55 6
2011-2012 Green Bay Gamblers USHL 11 1 3 4 2
2011-2012 USA U16 YOG 6 2 4 6 8
2011-2012 Chicago Mission 16U AAA HPHL 16U 13 9 11 20 4
2012-2013 Green Bay Gamblers USHL 64 18 34 52 15 Playoffs 4 1 1 2 0
Draft Yr 2013-2014 USA U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 5 5 3 8 2
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Green Bay Gamblers USHL 55 18 45 63 16 Playoffs 4 1 2 3 0
Draft Yr 2013-2014 USA U19 WJAC-19 4 4 8 12 0
Draft Yr 2013-2014 U.S. National U18 Team USDP 2 0 0 0 0
2014-2015 Univ. of North Dakota NCAA 38 5 21 26 12
2014-2015 USA U20 WJC-20 5 0 1 1 0
2015-2016 USA U20 WJC-20 7 2 6 8 4
2015-2016 Univ. of North Dakota NCAA 37 11 35 46 6
2016-2017 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 61 6 22 28 6 732 59.26 47.11 -4.07 50.44 -1.18 0.49 2.05 Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
2016-2017 Rockford IceHogs AHL 12 6 3 9 2
2016-2017 USA WC 7 0 3 3 2
2017-2018 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 78 21 31 52 18 1,054 52.17 47.21 -3.73 50.84 -2.07 0.97 1.88
2018-2019 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 23 2 9 11 6 304 45.45 39.23 -7.24 50.24 -1.34 0.20 1.38
2018-2019 Arizona Coyotes NHL 17 5 9 14 2 229 30.43 39.57 -11.46 43.74 -6.53 0.00 1.05
2019-2020 Arizona Coyotes NHL 70 11 34 45 20 868 55.40 50.50 2.60 50.60 3.00 0.62 2.14
2020-2021 Arizona Coyotes NHL 52 10 22 32 16 698 51.50 53.30 8.20 52.60 5.90 0.52 1.89
2021-2022 Arizona Coyotes NHL 63 23 36 59 14 897 48.50 46.60 5.20 45.60 2.80 0.94 2.61
Nick Schmaltz Stats by Elite Prospects | Nick Schmaltz Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Arizona Coyotes logo
Signing Date March 30, 2019
Signing Status RFA
Agent Kurt Overhardt
Standard Contract | 7 Years $40,950,000 7.09% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Cap Hit $5,850,000 $5,850,000 $5,850,000 $5,850,000 $5,850,000 $5,850,000 $5,850,000
UFA
AAV $5,850,000 $5,850,000 $5,850,000 $5,850,000 $5,850,000 $5,850,000 $5,850,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $2,500,000 $3,000,000 $5,000,000 $4,500,000 $7,500,000 $6,950,000 $7,000,000
Signing Bonuses $500,000 $0 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
Total Salary $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $6,000,000 $4,500,000 $7,500,000 $8,450,000 $8,500,000
Minors Salary $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $6,500,000 $4,500,000 $7,500,000 $8,450,000 $8,500,000
Clauses M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out
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Contract History

Signing Team Chicago Blackhawks logo
Signing Date June 19, 2016
Agent Kurt Overhardt
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $4,625,000 1.27% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Cap Hit $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
RFA
AAV $1,541,667 $1,541,667 $1,541,667
Performance Bonuses $350,000 $650,000 $850,000
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