Pavel Buchnevich St. Louis Blues logo

Age 27 Apr 17, 1995
Cherepovets RUS
Right Wing shoots left
6'3" 191 cm
197 lbs 89 kg
ELC Signing Age 21
Waivers Signing Age 21
UFA Year 2022
Agent Mark Gandler & Todd Diamond
Draft Year 2013
Drafted Overall 75
Draft Round 3
Draft Team New York Rangers logo

Transaction History
May 25, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich notched two assists, two shots on goal and two blocked shots in Wednesday's 5-4 overtime win over the Avalanche in Game 5.
May 23, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a power-play goal on two shots, added an assist, logged two hits and notched two PIM in Monday's 6-3 loss to the Avalanche in Game 4.
May 21, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich picked up an assist, two shots on goal, two hits, two PIM and a minus-2 rating in Saturday's 5-2 loss to the Avalanche in Game 3.
May 19, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich recorded two assists and went plus-2 in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Avalanche in Game 2.
May 10, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich notched a pair of assists, two hits and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Wild in Game 5.
Apr 26, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich notched an assist, four shots on goal and three hits in Tuesday's 5-3 loss to the Avalanche.
Apr 24, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a goal on two shots, dished an assist and went plus-3 in Sunday's 6-3 win over the Ducks.
Apr 21, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored an empty-net goal on two shots and added a power-play assist in Thursday's 3-1 win over the Sharks.
Apr 19, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich recorded a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Bruins.
Apr 16, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a goal and added two assists in a 6-5 overtime win over Minnesota on Saturday.
Apr 14, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a goal and added two assists in Thursday's 6-2 win over Buffalo.
Apr 8, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a power-play goal on three shots and added four hits in Friday's 4-3 overtime win over the Wild.
Apr 6, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich notched a power-play assist and two hits in Wednesday's 4-1 win over the Kraken.
Apr 4, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a shorthanded goal on three shots, added two assists and went plus-3 in Monday's 5-1 win over the Coyotes.
Apr 2, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich picked up an assist, posted two shots on goal, blocked two shots and added two hits in Saturday's 6-4 win over the Flames.
Apr 1, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchenvich scored two goals on six shots in Friday's 6-5 overtime loss to the Oilers.
Mar 17, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich (concussion) will return to action Thursday versus the Penguins, Lou Korac of (NHL).com reports.
Mar 16, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich (concussion) could be available versus Pittsburgh on Thursday. Coach Craig Berube told reporters Buchnevich "could be a player tomorrow," Jeremy Rutherford of The Athletic reports.
Mar 13, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich (concussion) is not in Sunday's lineup against the Jets.
Mar 12, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich (concussion) didn't make the trip to Nashville for Saturday's matchup with the Predators, Jeremy Rutherford of The Athletic reports.
Mar 10, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich (concussion) will not play in Thursday's game against the Rangers.
Mar 9, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich (concussion) is unlikely to appear in Thursday's game versus the Rangers, Lou Korac of (NHL).com reports Wednesday.
Mar 8, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich left Tuesday's game versus the Senators after a hit to the head, and the winger has entered the concussion protocol, Jeremy Rutherford of The Athletic reports.
Feb 19, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored two goals in a 6-3 win over Toronto on Saturday.
Feb 15, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich dished out three assists -- one on the power play -- in Tuesday's 5-2 win over Ottawa.
Feb 12, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich logged an assist and two PIM in Saturday's 5-1 win over the Blackhawks.
Feb 10, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich notched an assist and two shots on goal in Thursday's 7-4 loss to the Devils.
Jan 21, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a goal in Friday's 5-0 win over the Kraken.
Jan 19, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich cleared COVID-19 protocols and practiced Wednesday, Jeremy Rutherford of The Athletic reports.
Jan 14, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | The Blues placed Buchnevich in COVID-19 protocols Friday, Lou Korac of (NHL).com reports.
Jan 7, 2022 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored twice on three shots, dished an assist, went plus-3 and added two hits in Friday's 5-1 win over the Capitals.
Dec 30, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich (illness) returned to the ice for Thursday's practice session, Jim Thomas of The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
Dec 29, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich won't play Wednesday versus the Oilers due to a non-COVID-19 illness.
Dec 19, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich collected two assists, one short-handed, in Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Jets.
Dec 17, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich recorded a pair of assists, two shots on goal and two hits in Friday's 4-1 win over the Stars.
Dec 14, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich recorded two assists, including one on the power play, in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Stars.
Dec 11, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a goal and added an assist in Saturday's 4-1 win over the Canadiens.
Dec 7, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored the overtime winner in Tuesday's 4-3 win over Florida. He added an assist, five shots and a plus-3 rating.
Nov 27, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich had two goals and an assist in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Blue Jackets.
Nov 26, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored an even-strength goal and added a power-play assist in Friday's 3-2 overtime loss to Chicago.
Nov 24, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a power-play goal on four shots in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to Detroit.
Nov 14, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich collected two assists, one on the power play, in Sunday's 5-4 loss to the Oilers.
Nov 9, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a power-play goal and added an assist in Tuesday's 3-2 shootout win over Winnipeg. He also had three shots and two hits.
Nov 4, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a goal on four shots and added two PIM in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Sharks.
Oct 25, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich is expected back in the lineup against Los Angeles on Monday after serving his two-game ban.
Oct 19, 2021 Suspended St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich was suspended two games for headbutting Lawson Crouse in Monday's game versus the Coyotes.
Oct 19, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich will have a hearing with the (NHL) Department of Player Safety on Tuesday for headbutting Arizona's Lawson Crouse during Monday's 7-4 win over the Coyotes.
Oct 18, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a goal and logged 20 PIM in Monday's 7-4 win over the Coyotes.
Oct 16, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich registered an assist, three shots on goal, two hits and a plus-2 rating in Saturday's 5-3 win over the Avalanche.
Jul 27, 2021 St. Louis Blues | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich signed a four-year, $23.2 million contract with the Blues on Tuesday.
Jul 23, 2021 Trade TRADE ANALYSIS
The St. Louis Blues acquired Pavel Buchnevich from the New York Rangers for Sammy Blais and 2022 second round pick
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May 8, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich notched three assists in Saturday's 5-4 win over the Bruins.
May 8, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich (suspension) is back in the lineup for Saturday's season finale against the Bruins, Vince Z. Mercogliano of USA Today Sports reports.
May 6, 2021 Suspended New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich has been suspended for one game for high-sticking Washington's Anthony Mantha during Wednesday's loss to the Capitals.
Apr 25, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich recorded two assists, including one on the power play, in Sunday's 6-3 win over the Sabres.
Apr 23, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored the game-winning goal and added an assist in Friday's 4-1 win over the Flyers.
Apr 17, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored three goals, one on the power play, in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Devils.
Apr 13, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a short-handed empty-net goal and added an even-strength assist in Tuesday's 3-0 win over the Devils.
Apr 6, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich recorded a goal on five shots and an assist in Tuesday's 8-4 win over Pittsburgh.
Mar 25, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich potted two goals -- one shorthanded -- in Thursday's 8-3 win over Philadelphia.
Mar 20, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich had a goal and an assist in Saturday's 3-1 win over Washington.
Mar 17, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich (COVID-19 protocol) collected two goals and two assists, all during the second period, in Wednesday's 9-0 win over Philadelphia. He also recorded three shots and a plus-5 rating.
Mar 17, 2021 Activated New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich was activated from COVID-19 protocol Wednesday, Vince Z. Mercogliano of USA Today reports.
Mar 15, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich won't play in Monday's game against the Rangers after being placed in the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol, Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Mar 13, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored a goal on three shots and added an assist, a hit and a plus-3 rating in Saturday's 4-0 win over the Bruins.
Mar 7, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich recorded an assist in Sunday's 5-1 loss to the Penguins.
Mar 4, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich picked up a goal and a power-play assist in Thursday's 6-1 win over the Devils.
Mar 2, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich picked up a goal and an assist with a team-leading four shots in Monday's 3-0 win over Buffalo.
Feb 20, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich picked up two assists, one short-handed, in Saturday's 4-1 win over the Capitals.
Feb 17, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored his fourth goal of the season in Tuesday's 5-2 loss to the Devils.
Jan 29, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich had an assist and five shots in Thursday's 3-2 overtime win over Buffalo.
Jan 16, 2021 New York Rangers | Pavel Buchnevich | Buchnevich scored twice and added an assist in Saturday's 5-0 victory over the Islanders.
Jul 26, 2019 New York Rangers | signed RW Pavel Buchnevich to a two-year, $6.5 million contract.
Nov 12, 2018 Injured New York Rangers | placed RW Pavel Buchnevich on IR.
Mar 2, 2017 Recalled New York Rangers | recalled RW Pavel Buchnevich from Hartford (AHL).
Feb 28, 2017 Assigned New York Rangers | assigned RW Pavel Buchnevich to Hartford (AHL).
Jan 12, 2017 Recalled New York Rangers | recalled RW Pavel Buchnevich from Hartford (AHL).
Jan 6, 2017 Assigned New York Rangers | assigned RW Pavel Buchnevich to Hartford (AHL).
May 13, 2016 New York Rangers | signed LW Pavel Buchnevich to an entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Pavel Buchnevich
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
St. Louis Blues St. Louis Blues logo 73 30 46 76 29 34 988 61.20 52.90 6.40 51.70 6.20 0.91 2.49
Pavel Buchnevich Stats by Elite Prospects Pavel Buchnevich 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
2008-2009 Team Northwest U15 Districts Cup U15 5 2 0 2 2
2009-2010 Team Northwest U15 Districts Cup U15 5 1 3 4 8
2009-2010 Team Northwest U16 Districts Cup U16 5 0 1 1 14
2011-2012 Almaz Cherepovets MHL 45 15 29 44 55 Playoffs 10 4 3 7 0
2011-2012 Russia U17 WHC-17 5 0 1 1 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Severstal Cherepovets KHL 12 1 1 2 0 Playoffs 6 0 0 0 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Almaz Cherepovets MHL 24 8 15 23 36 Playoffs 3 1 4 5 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Russia U18 WJC-18 7 5 6 11 2
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Russia U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 4 1 1 2 0
2013-2014 Severstal Cherepovets KHL 40 7 11 18 12
2013-2014 Russia U20 WJC-20 7 2 5 7 18
2013-2014 Almaz Cherepovets MHL 2 0 2 2 2 Playoffs 7 4 5 9 0
2013-2014 Severstal Cherepovets Nadezhda Cup 6 1 1 2 9
2014-2015 Severstal Cherepovets KHL 48 13 17 30 16
2014-2015 Russia U20 (all) International-Jr 14 4 10 14 18
2014-2015 Russia EHT 2 0 0 0 0
2014-2015 Russia (all) International 2 0 0 0 0
2014-2015 Russia U20 WJC-20 7 1 5 6 2
2015-2016 Severstal Cherepovets KHL 40 12 17 29 20
2015-2016 SKA St. Petersburg KHL 18 4 4 8 4 Playoffs 14 1 2 3 0
2015-2016 Russia EHT 2 0 0 0 2
2015-2016 Russia (all) International 2 0 0 0 2
2016-2017 New York Rangers NHL 41 8 12 20 13 455 56.52 52.72 5.02 50.18 2.27 0.79 2.11 Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0
2016-2017 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 4 3 2 5 0
2017-2018 New York Rangers NHL 74 14 29 43 20 883 52.31 48.02 2.00 47.57 3.71 0.61 1.77
2017-2018 Russia EHT 5 1 2 3 0
2017-2018 Russia (all) International 13 2 5 7 2
2017-2018 Russia WC 8 1 3 4 2
2018-2019 New York Rangers NHL 64 21 17 38 13 804 47.06 47.44 -1.01 46.84 1.41 0.82 1.64
2019-2020 New York Rangers NHL 68 16 30 46 24 947 55.70 52.70 6.10 51.10 5.90 0.76 2.03 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2020-2021 New York Rangers NHL 54 20 28 48 42 714 57.40 50.40 2.90 47.50 0.20 1.09 2.69
2021-2022 St. Louis Blues NHL 73 30 46 76 34 988 61.20 52.90 6.40 51.70 6.20 0.91 2.49 Playoffs 12 1 10 11 0
Pavel Buchnevich Stats by Elite Prospects | Pavel Buchnevich Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team St. Louis Blues logo
Signing Date July 27, 2021
Signing Status RFA
Agent Mark Gandler & Todd Diamond
Standard Contract | 4 Years $23,200,000 7.03% of cap space
2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Cap Hit $5,800,000 $5,800,000 $5,800,000 $5,800,000
UFA
AAV $5,800,000 $5,800,000 $5,800,000 $5,800,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $4,500,000 $5,500,000 $6,900,000 $6,300,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $4,500,000 $5,500,000 $6,900,000 $6,300,000
Minors Salary $4,500,000 $5,500,000 $6,900,000 $6,300,000
Clauses M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out
Modified No Trade Clause – 12 team no trade list

Contract History

Signing Team New York Rangers logo
Signing Date July 26, 2019
Signing Status RFA
Agent Mark Gandler & Todd Diamond
Standard Contract | 2 Years $6,500,000 3.99% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $3,250,000 $3,250,000
RFA
AAV $3,250,000 $3,250,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $2,500,000 $3,000,000
Signing Bonuses $500,000 $500,000
Total Salary $3,000,000 $3,500,000
Minors Salary $3,000,000 $3,500,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team New York Rangers logo
Signing Date May 13, 2016
Agent Mark Gandler & Todd Diamond
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,775,000 1.27% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Cap Hit $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
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