Patrice Bergeron Boston Bruins logo

Age 36 Jul 24, 1985
Ancienne-Lorette CAN
Center shoots right
6'1" 185 cm
195 lbs 88 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2012
Agent Philippe Lecavalier
Draft Year 2003
Drafted Overall 45
Draft Round 2
Draft Team Boston Bruins logo

Transaction History
Jun 5, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron underwent elbow surgery May 31 and is expected to recover in around 10 weeks, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
May 8, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron had a goal and two assists in Sunday's 5-2 Game 4 win over the Hurricanes.
May 5, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored two goals -- one on the power play -- on seven shots in Wednesday's 5-2 Game 2 loss to the Hurricanes.
May 3, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron registered five shots, two PIM and five hits against Carolina in Game 1 on Monday.
Apr 29, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron will not be in the lineup versus the Leafs on Friday, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
Apr 28, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored three goals and a power-play assist in Thursday's 5-0 win over the Sabres.
Apr 24, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored twice and added an assist in Sunday's 5-3 win over Montreal.
Mar 26, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (arm) will be in the lineup against the Islanders on Saturday, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
Mar 25, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (arm) will be a game-time decision ahead of Saturday's matchup with the Islanders, Joe Haggerty of BostonHockeyNow.com reports.
Mar 24, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (arm) won't play Thursday versus the Lightning, Steve Conroy of the Boston Herald reports.
Mar 23, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (arm) is considered "probable" for Thursday's clash with Tampa Bay according to coach Bruce Cassidy, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
Mar 20, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (arm) was placed on injured reserve Sunday, per the (NHL)'s media site.
Mar 20, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (arm) will not play Monday in Montreal, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
Mar 16, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (arm) will miss the next two games, Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic reports.
Mar 15, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored a goal in a 2-1 win over the Blackhawks on Tuesday.
Feb 28, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored a power-play goal on two shots, dished two assists and went plus-2 in Monday's 7-0 win over the Kings.
Feb 26, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored a goal on four shots and won 14 of 21 faceoffs in Saturday's 3-1 win over the Sharks.
Feb 21, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored the game-winning goal and added an assist in Monday's 5-1 win over the Avalanche.
Feb 16, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (upper body) will return to action Thursday versus the Islanders, Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic reports.
Feb 15, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (upper body) is expected to practice with the team Wednesday and could rejoin the lineup versus the Islanders on Thursday, Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic reports.
Feb 14, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (upper body) won't travel to New York to participate in Tuesday's contest against the Rangers, per Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic on Monday.
Feb 10, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (upper body) won't join the Bruins as they begin a road trip in Ottawa on Saturday, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
Feb 9, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (upper body) will miss Thursday's matchup with Carolina, Amalie Benjamin of (NHL).com reports. Coach Bruce Cassidy told reporters, "It's involving his head so we have to be careful."
Feb 8, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (upper body) left Tuesday's game versus the Penguins, and head coach Bruce Cassidy had no update on his status after the contest, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
Jan 26, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron notched a power-play assist and three shots on goal in Wednesday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Avalanche.
Jan 15, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron picked up two assists, one on the power play, in Saturday's 4-3 win over the Predators.
Jan 12, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron contributed two assists, four PIM, and a hit in a 5-1 win over the Canadiens on Wednesday.
Jan 9, 2022 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron registered an assist in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Lightning.
Dec 27, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron cleared COVID-19 protocols and practiced with the Bruins on Monday, Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic reports.
Dec 15, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron has entered the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol
Dec 9, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron notched a shorthanded assist, two shots on net, two hits, a pair of blocked shots and two PIM in Thursday's 3-2 win over the Oilers.
Dec 8, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored a power-play goal on nine shots and won 20 of 33 faceoffs in Wednesday's 2-1 shootout loss to the Canucks.
Nov 28, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron recorded a pair of power-play assist and fired three shots on goal in Sunday's 3-2 win over the Canucks.
Nov 24, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron had a goal and an assist in Wednesday's 5-1 victory over Buffalo. He also added five shots and two hits.
Nov 13, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored an even-strength goal and added a power-play assist in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Devils.
Nov 4, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored four goals, including three consecutive on the power play, in a 5-1 victory over the Red Wings on Thursday.
Oct 24, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron collected two assists and led the team with five shots on goal in Sunday's 4-3 win over the Sharks.
May 31, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored a goal on two shots, blocked four shots and added two hits in Monday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Islanders in Game 2.
May 29, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron managed two assists, eight shots on goal and three hits in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Islanders in Game 1.
May 23, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored a pair of goals on four shots in Sunday's 3-1 win over the Capitals in Game 5.
May 17, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored a goal on six shots and dished out three hits in Monday's 4-3 overtime win over Washington in Game 2.
May 11, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron is among the Bruins' regulars not suiting up for Tuesday's regular-season finale against the Capitals, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
May 7, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron opened the scoring in Thursday's 4-0 win over the Rangers.
May 4, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored a power-play goal on seven shots in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Devils on Saturday. He also dominated in the faceoff circle, going 18-8 (69.2 percent).
May 3, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron had a goal and an assist with four shots in Monday's 3-0 win over New Jersey.
Apr 25, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (lower body) had two shots and two PIM in Sunday's 1-0 loss to Pittsburgh.
Apr 25, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (lower body) will play in Sunday's game against the Penguins, per the (NHL)'s official media site.
Apr 25, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (lower body) will warm up ahead of Sunday's game versus the Penguins, and he's considered a game-time decision, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
Apr 23, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron (lower body) will not be in the lineup for Friday's game against Buffalo.
Apr 18, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored twice, including a short-handed tally, and added an assist in Sunday's 6-3 win over Washington. He also had five shots and a plus-4 rating.
Apr 6, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron tallied three goals on five shots and added two hits in a 4-2 win over Philadelphia on Tuesday.
Apr 5, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored a power-play goal on a team-high six shots Monday in a 3-2 overtime loss to the Flyers. He also dominated in the faceoff circle, going 23-for-31 (74.2 percent).
Mar 30, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron had a power-play assist and eight shots in Tuesday's 5-4 shootout win over the Devils.
Mar 19, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron and the Bruins have had Saturday's game against the Sabres and Tuesday's contest versus the Islanders postponed due to COVID-19 protocols, the (NHL) announced Friday.
Mar 11, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored a shorthanded goal and added an assist at even strength in Thursday's 4-0 win over the Rangers.
Mar 5, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored a goal on three shots and added an assist, two hits and a plus-3 rating in Friday's 5-1 win over the Capitals.
Feb 21, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron notched an assist, went plus-2 and won 12 of 17 faceoffs in Sunday's 7-3 win over the Flyers.
Feb 13, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored a goal and added an assist in a 4-2 loss to the Islanders on Saturday.
Feb 10, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron produced an assist and won 15 of 20 faceoffs in Wednesday's 3-2 overtime win over the Rangers.
Feb 3, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored the game-winning goal and added three assists in Wednesday's 4-3 overtime win over the Flyers.
Jan 30, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron delivered a trio of assists Saturday in a 4-3 OT loss to Washington.
Jan 28, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron score twice Thursday in a 4-1 win over the Penguins.
Jan 23, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron had two goals and an assist in a 6-1 win over the Flyers on Saturday. Both goals came on the power play.
Jan 16, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron scored a short-handed goal in Saturday's 2-1 overtime loss to the Devils.
Jan 15, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron recorded an assist in 19:32 worth of ice time in Thursday's 3-2 shootout win over New Jersey.
Jan 7, 2021 Boston Bruins | Patrice Bergeron | Bergeron has been named captain of the Bruins.
Dec 9, 2019 Activated Boston Bruins | activated C Patrice Bergeron from injured reserve.
Mar 25, 2018 Activated Boston Bruins | activated C Patrice Bergeron from injured reserve.
Jul 12, 2013 Boston Bruins | signed C Patrice Bergeron to an eight-year, $52 million contract.
Oct 8, 2010 Boston Bruins | (Patrice Bergeron) signed to a three-year contract extension through the 2013-14 season.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Patrice Bergeron
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Boston Bruins Boston Bruins logo 73 25 40 65 26 32 894 63.90 67.90 15.20 65.40 14.90 1.01 2.28
Patrice Bergeron Stats by Elite Prospects Patrice Bergeron 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
2000-2001 Séminaire St-François Blizzard QM18AAA 5 1 2 3 0
2001-2002 Acadie-Bathurst Titan QMJHL 4 0 1 1 0
2001-2002 Séminaire St-François Blizzard QM18AAA 38 25 37 62 18 Playoffs 8 6 4 10 0
Draft Yr 2002-2003 Acadie-Bathurst Titan QMJHL 70 23 50 73 62 Playoffs 11 6 9 15 0
2003-2004 Boston Bruins NHL 71 16 23 39 22 Playoffs 7 1 3 4 0
2003-2004 Canada WC 9 1 0 1 4
2004-2005 Providence Bruins AHL 68 21 40 61 59 Playoffs 16 5 7 12 0
2004-2005 Canada U20 WJC-20 6 5 8 13 6
2005-2006 Boston Bruins NHL 81 31 42 73 22
2005-2006 Canada WC 9 6 8 14 2
2006-2007 Boston Bruins NHL 77 22 48 70 26
2007-2008 Boston Bruins NHL 10 3 4 7 2 114 71.43 51.22 8.71 56.46 10.20 0.53 2.10
2008-2009 Boston Bruins NHL 64 8 31 39 16 748 53.19 49.25 -3.15 49.10 -4.29 0.40 1.44 Playoffs 11 0 5 5 0
2009-2010 Boston Bruins NHL 73 19 33 52 28 960 49.35 57.51 5.98 57.10 5.00 0.81 2.06 Playoffs 13 4 7 11 0
2009-2010 Canada OG 7 0 1 1 2
2010-2011 Boston Bruins NHL 80 22 35 57 26 994 60.47 52.27 3.23 54.91 4.49 0.91 2.17 Playoffs 23 6 14 20 0
2011-2012 Boston Bruins NHL 81 22 42 64 20 1,079 67.06 62.49 11.42 59.98 7.68 0.78 2.39 Playoffs 7 0 2 2 0
2012-2013 Boston Bruins NHL 42 10 22 32 18 587 73.68 60.70 8.24 61.56 7.24 0.61 2.15 Playoffs 22 9 6 15 0
2012-2013 Lugano NL 21 11 18 29 8
2012-2013 Team Canada Spengler Cup 4 1 4 5 4
2013-2014 Boston Bruins NHL 80 30 32 62 43 1,059 65.88 62.18 8.28 62.50 9.36 1.08 2.27 Playoffs 12 3 6 9 0
2013-2014 Canada OG 6 0 2 2 4
2014-2015 Boston Bruins NHL 81 23 32 55 44 1,051 48.24 57.28 8.99 58.22 8.79 0.91 1.94
2015-2016 Boston Bruins NHL 80 32 36 68 49 1,080 55.95 56.19 9.36 55.88 8.18 1.00 1.83
2016-2017 Canada WCup 6 4 3 7 2
2016-2017 Boston Bruins NHL 79 21 32 53 24 1,042 54.32 60.92 11.02 61.79 8.92 0.63 1.50 Playoffs 6 2 2 4 0
2017-2018 Boston Bruins NHL 64 30 33 63 26 867 61.76 52.72 -2.44 58.12 4.85 0.97 2.15 Playoffs 11 6 10 16 0
2018-2019 Boston Bruins NHL 65 32 47 79 30 803 60.24 57.19 7.46 56.77 5.41 1.05 2.69 Playoffs 24 9 8 17 0
2019-2020 Boston Bruins NHL 61 31 25 56 28 728 63.00 55.60 3.70 55.60 6.10 1.07 2.06 Playoffs 13 2 6 8 0
2020-2021 Boston Bruins NHL 54 23 25 48 16 654 65.70 60.80 9.60 62.60 11.10 1.10 2.48 Playoffs 11 4 5 9 0
2021-2022 Boston Bruins NHL 73 25 40 65 32 894 63.90 67.90 15.20 65.40 14.90 1.01 2.28 Playoffs 7 3 4 7 0
Patrice Bergeron Stats by Elite Prospects | Patrice Bergeron Advanced Stats by

Contract History

Signing Team Boston Bruins logo
Signing Date July 12, 2013
Signing Status UFA
Agent Philippe Lecavalier
Standard Contract | 8 Years $55,000,000 9.96% of cap space
2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $6,875,000 $6,875,000 $6,875,000 $6,875,000 $6,875,000 $6,875,000 $6,875,000 $6,875,000
UFA
AAV $6,875,000 $6,875,000 $6,875,000 $6,875,000 $6,875,000 $6,875,000 $6,875,000 $6,875,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $8,750,000 $8,750,000 $8,750,000 $8,750,000 $875,000 $875,000 $3,375,000 $3,375,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,000,000 $3,500,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Total Salary $8,750,000 $8,750,000 $8,750,000 $8,750,000 $6,875,000 $4,375,000 $4,375,000 $4,375,000
Minors Salary $8,750,000 $8,750,000 $8,750,000 $8,750,000 $6,875,000 $4,375,000 $4,375,000 $4,375,000
Clauses NMC NMC NMC NMC NMC NMC M-NTC
NMC
M-NTC
NMC
UFA Year
Signing Team Boston Bruins logo
Signing Date October 8, 2010
Signing Status UFA
Standard Contract | 3 Years $15,000,000 7.78% of cap space
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014
Cap Hit $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
UFA
AAV $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $4,900,000 $3,550,000 $3,550,000
Signing Bonuses $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Total Salary $5,900,000 $4,550,000 $4,550,000
Minors Salary $5,900,000 $4,550,000 $4,550,000
Clauses NMC NMC NMC
UFA Year
Signing Team Boston Bruins logo
Signing Date August 22, 2006
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 5 Years $23,750,000 10.80% of cap space
2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011
Cap Hit $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000
UFA
AAV $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $3,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,750,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $3,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,750,000
Minors Salary $3,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,750,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Boston Bruins logo
Signing Date October 6, 2003
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years
2003-2004 2005-2006
Cap Hit $515,333 $515,333
RFA
AAV $515,333 $515,333
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $900,000 $646,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $900,000 $646,000
Minors Salary $0 $0
Clauses
UFA Year