Sam Montembeault

Montreal Canadiens logo
Age 25 Oct 30, 1996
Becancour CAN
Goaltender shoots left
6'3" 191 cm
199 lbs 90 kg
ELC Signing Age 19
Waivers Signing Age 20
UFA Year 2024
Agent Paul Corbeil
Draft Year 2015
Drafted Overall 77
Draft Round 3
Draft Team Florida Panthers logo

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Transaction History
Sep 28, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault (wrist) will patrol the blue paint in Wednesday's road clash with Toronto.
Jul 18, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault (wrist) signed a two-year, $2 million deal with the Canadiens on Monday.
May 9, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault underwent surgery on his wrist Friday. He's expected to be ready for training camp.
Apr 27, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault made 24 saves in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the the Rangers.
Apr 27, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault will guard the road goal Wednesday versus the Rangers, Patrick Friolet of RDS reports.
Apr 24, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault stopped 37 of 41 shots in Sunday's 5-3 loss to Boston.
Apr 24, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault will start Sunday against the the Bruins, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Apr 16, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembault made 33 saves in an 8-4 loss to Washington at home on Saturday.
Apr 16, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault will patrol the crease during Saturday's home game versus Washington.
Apr 13, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault will start Wednesday's game against the Columbus, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Apr 11, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault allowed three goals on 34 shots in Monday's 4-2 loss to the Jets. The fourth goal was an empty-netter.
Apr 11, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault will get the starting nod at home versus Winnipeg on Monday, John Lu of TSN.ca reports.
Apr 9, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault made 23 saves in relief in a 3-2 loss to Toronto on Saturday.
Mar 27, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault allowed two goals on 32 shots in Sunday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Devils.
Mar 27, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault will guard the cage Sunday against the the Devils, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Mar 16, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault allowed four goals on seven shots and was pulled after one period in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to the Coyotes.
Mar 15, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault will start against the visiting Arizona on Tuesday, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
Mar 13, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault made 27 saves in Sunday's 4-3 overtime win over the Philadelphia.
Mar 13, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault will be stationed between the pipes for Sunday's game in Philadelphia, Adam Kimelman of NHL.com reports.
Mar 12, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Montembeault made 31 saves in a 4-3 shootout loss to the Kraken on Saturday.
Mar 12, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Sam Montembeault | Per Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports, Montembeault was the first goalie off the ice at morning skate, indicating he'll get the start in goal in Saturday's home game versus Seattle.
Mar 9, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault allowed four goals on 32 shots in Wednesday's 5-3 loss to the Canucks. The fifth goal was an empty-netter.
Mar 9, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will defend the cage Wednesday in Vancouver, per Marc-Andre Perreault of TVA Sports.
Mar 5, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault made 28 saves in a 5-2 win over the Edmonton on Saturday.
Mar 5, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will start Saturday's road game against the Edmonton, Stu Cowan of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Mar 2, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault made 16 saves on 23 shots before being pulled in a 8-4 loss to the Jets on Tuesday.
Mar 1, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will defend the blue paint Tuesday in Winnipeg.
Feb 23, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault posted a 32-save shutout in Wednesday's 4-0 win over the the Sabres.
Feb 23, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault (wrist) will guard the cage Wednesday against the visiting Buffalo, per Marc Antoine Godin of The Athletic.
Feb 23, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault is dealing with a sore wrist, though it's unknown if it will prevent him from starting Wednesday against the Buffalo, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Feb 21, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault allowed two goals on 37 shots in Monday's 5-2 win over the the Maple Leafs.
Feb 21, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will start Monday's home game against the Toronto, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Feb 17, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembault made 26 saves in a 3-2 overtime win over the St. Louis on Thursday.
Feb 17, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will patrol the crease during Thursday's home game versus the Blues, Luc Gelinas of RDS reports.
Feb 13, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault made 27 saves in Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Sabres.
Feb 13, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will patrol the crease Sunday against the visiting Buffalo.
Feb 12, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault made 40 saves in a 2-1 loss to Columbus at home on Saturday.
Feb 12, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will defend the cage Saturday against the visiting Columbus, per Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports.
Feb 10, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault stopped all eight shots he faced in relief of Cayden Primeau in Thursday's 5-2 loss to Washington.
Jan 30, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault allowed three goals on seven shots in Sunday's 6-3 loss to the Blue Jackets.
Jan 30, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will get the starting nod for Sunday's home tilt with the Blue Jackets.
Jan 29, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault allowed six goals on 16 shots Saturday before being replaced at the start of the third period by Cayden Primeau. Montreal lost 7-2 to Edmonton.
Jan 29, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will guard the home goal during Saturday's matchup with the Oilers, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
Jan 27, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault (wrist) made 13 saves on 15 shots on goal in relief of Cayden Primeau in Thursday's 5-4 loss to Anaheim.
Jan 27, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault (wrist) will dress for Thursday's game versus the Ducks.
Jan 27, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault (wrist) is expected to return to play this weekend, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports Thursday.
Jan 27, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault (wrist) practiced Wednesday, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Jan 26, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will have an MRI on Wednesday to determine the severity of his wrist injury, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports report
Jan 24, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will not start Monday against the Minnesota due to an upper-body injury he suffered during last Thursday's overtime loss to the Golden Knights, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Jan 22, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault (undisclosed) will not be available Saturday against the Colorado.
Jan 20, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault surrendered four goals on 53 shots in Thursday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Golden Knights.
Jan 18, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault made 48 saves on 51 shots in a 5-3 win over the the Stars on Tuesday.
Jan 18, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will guard the road goal Tuesday versus the Stars, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Jan 18, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault stopped all six shots during the third period of Monday's 5-2 loss to Arizona.
Jan 17, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will start Monday in Arizona or Tuesday in Dallas, Stu Cowan of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Jan 13, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault allowed three goals on 31 shots in Thursday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Blackhawks.
Jan 13, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will get the starting nod Thursday in Chicago, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Jan 12, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault stopped 31 shots on 34 attempts in a 5-1 loss to the Bruins on Wednesday.
Jan 9, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault cleared COVID-19 protocols and was on the ice for practice Sunday, Arpon Basu of The Athletic reports.
Jan 4, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault entered the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Tuesday.
Jan 1, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault stopped 43 shots in Saturday's 5-2 loss to the Panthers.
Jan 1, 2022 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will start Saturday against the the Panthers, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Dec 30, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembault made 34 saves in a 4-0 loss to the Hurricanes on Thursday.
Dec 29, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will start between the pipes Thursday against the the Hurricanes.
Dec 28, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault allowed five goals on 37 shots in Tuesday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Lightning.
Dec 28, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will patrol the crease during Tuesday night's road game versus the Lightning.
Nov 26, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault allowed four goals on 39 shots in a 4-1 loss to the Sabres on Friday.
Nov 26, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will start Friday's game in Buffalo, Marc Antoine Godin of The Athletique Montreal reports.
Nov 20, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembault made 33 saves Saturday in a 6-3 win over the Nashville.
Nov 20, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will defend the blue paint during Saturday's home game versus Nashville, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
Nov 19, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault replaced starter Cayden Primeau and stopped 11 of 12 shots in the third period of Thursday's 6-0 loss to Pittsburgh.
Nov 14, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault stopped 36 of 40 shots in Sunday's 5-2 loss to the Bruins. The fifth goal was an empty-netter.
Nov 14, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will start Sunday in Boston.
Nov 13, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembault stopped 22 of 25 shots in a 3-2 overtime loss to Detroit.
Nov 4, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault made 10 saves in the third period Thursday in a 6-2 loss to the Islanders. He replaced starter Jake Allen to start the third period and was perfect in his appearance.
Oct 31, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault stopped 22 of 25 shots in Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Ducks.
Oct 31, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will start Sunday against the the Ducks.
Oct 14, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault allowed five goals on 36 shots in Thursday's 5-1 loss against the the Canadiens.
Oct 14, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will patrol the road crease against the Buffalo on Thursday.
Oct 6, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault allowed six goals on 44 shots in Tuesday's 6-2 preseason loss to Toronto.
Oct 4, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault will patrol the crease for Tuesday's preseason tilt with Toronto.
Oct 2, 2021 Montreal Canadiens | Samuel Montembeault | The Canadiens claimed Montembeault off waivers Saturday, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
Aug 1, 2021 Florida Panthers | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the Panthers on Sunday.
Apr 28, 2021 Florida Panthers | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault was recalled to the taxi squad from AHL Syracuse on Wednesday.
Jan 20, 2021 Florida Panthers | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault was reassigned to AHL Syracuse on Wednesday.
Jan 19, 2021 Florida Panthers | Samuel Montembeault | The Panthers assigned Montembeault to their taxi squad on Tuesday.
Jan 5, 2021 Florida Panthers | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault (undisclosed) is on the ice for Tuesday's practice, George Richards of Panthers Press Box reports.
Jan 4, 2021 Florida Panthers | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault was deemed unable to participate in Monday's practice, David Work of WPLG Local 10 News reports.
Dec 22, 2020 Florida Panthers | Samuel Montembeault | Montembeault signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Panthers on Tuesday.
Jul 13, 2020 Florida Panthers | Recalled G Sam Montembeault from Springfield (AHL).
Mar 16, 2020 Florida Panthers | Assigned G Sam Montembeault to Springfield (AHL).
Jan 30, 2020 Florida Panthers | Recalled G Sam Montembeault from Springfield (AHL).
Jan 22, 2020 Florida Panthers | Assigned G Sam Montembeault to Springfield (AHL).
Jan 15, 2020 Florida Panthers | Recalled G Sam Montembeault from Springfield (AHL).
Jan 13, 2020 Florida Panthers | Assigned G Sam Montembeault to Springfield (AHL).
Jan 12, 2020 Florida Panthers | Recalled G Sam Montembeault from Springfield (AHL).
Nov 25, 2019 Florida Panthers | Assigned G Sam Montembeault to Springfield (AHL).
Apr 5, 2019 Florida Panthers | Assigned G Sam Montembeault to Springfield (AHL).
Feb 27, 2019 Florida Panthers | Recalled G Sam Montembeault from Springfield (AHL).
Feb 18, 2019 Florida Panthers | Assigned G Sam Montembeault to Springfield (AHL).
Feb 17, 2019 Florida Panthers | Recalled G Sam Montembeault from Springfield (AHL).
Feb 7, 2018 Florida Panthers | Assigned G Sam Montembeault to Springfield (AHL).
Jan 29, 2018 Florida Panthers | Recalled G Samuel Montembeault from Springfield (AHL).
Jan 26, 2018 Florida Panthers | Assigned G Samuel Montembeault to Springfield (AHL).
Jan 24, 2018 Florida Panthers | Recalled G Samuel Montembeault from Springfield (AHL).
Oct 1, 2016 Florida Panthers | Assigned G Samuel Montembeault to Junior Club Blainville- Boisbrand (QMJHL).
May 10, 2016 Florida Panthers | Signed G Samuel Montembeault to a three-year, entry-level contract.
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2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Sam Montembeault
GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP
Montréal Canadiens Montreal Canadiens logo 38 3.77 0.891 0
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Career Stats
Season Team League GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP Playoffs GP GAA SV% PIM
2011-2012 Trois-Rivières Estacades QM18AAA 1 0 1.000 0
2011-2012 Mauricie Estacades M17 AAA QM17AAA 16 2.82 0.000 0
2012-2013 Trois-Rivières Estacades QM18AAA 19 2.54 0.915 0 Playoffs 6 2.79 0.915 0
2013-2014 Blainville-Boisbriand Armada QMJHL 14 2.35 0.898 0 Playoffs 1 3.4 0.824 0
Draft Yr 2014-2015 Blainville-Boisbriand Armada QMJHL 52 2.59 0.891 0 Playoffs 6 2.38 0.878 0
2015-2016 Blainville-Boisbriand Armada QMJHL 47 2.63 0.901 0 Playoffs 11 2.45 0.925 0
2015-2016 QMJHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 1 3.04 0.850 0
2016-2017 Blainville-Boisbriand Armada QMJHL 41 2.4 0.907 0 Playoffs 18 2.35 0.910 0
2017-2018 Springfield Thunderbirds AHL 41 3.25 0.896 0
2018-2019 Springfield Thunderbirds AHL 39 3.24 0.899 0
2018-2019 Florida Panthers NHL 11 3.05 0.894 0 -5.31 -0.48
2019-2020 Florida Panthers NHL 14 3.34 0.890 0 -8.81 -0.63
2019-2020 Springfield Thunderbirds AHL 11 3 0.918 0
2020-2021 Syracuse Crunch AHL 13 2.86 0.898 0
2021-2022 Montréal Canadiens NHL 38 3.77 0.891 0
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Active Contract

Signing Team Montreal Canadiens logo
Signing Date July 18, 2022
Signing Status RFA
Agent Paul Corbeil
Standard Contract | 2 Years $2,000,000 1.21% of cap space
2022-2023 2023-2024
Cap Hit $1,000,000 $1,000,000
UFA
AAV $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Minors Salary $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Florida Panthers logo
Signing Date August 1, 2021
Signing Status RFA
Agent Paul Corbeil
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 $250,000
Clauses
UFA Year
350K Guaranteed
Signing Team Florida Panthers logo
Signing Date December 22, 2020
Signing Status RFA
Agent Paul Corbeil
Standard Contract | 1 Years $700,000 0.86% of cap space
2020-2021
Cap Hit $700,000
RFA
AAV $700,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $700,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $700,000
Minors Salary $85,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Florida Panthers logo
Signing Date July 15, 2019
Signing Status RFA
Agent Paul Corbeil
Standard Contract | 1 Years $708,750 0.87% of cap space
2019-2020
Cap Hit $708,750
RFA
AAV $708,750
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $708,750
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $708,750
Minors Salary $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Minors salary unconfirmed
Signing Team Florida Panthers logo
Signing Date May 10, 2016
Agent Matt Keator
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,177,499 0.99% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Cap Hit $725,833 $725,833 $725,833
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $257,500 $182,500 $157,500
Base Salary $575,000 $650,000 $675,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $667,500 $742,500 $767,500
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year