Samuel Ersson

Philadelphia Flyers logo
Age 24 Oct 20, 1999
Goaltender shoots
6'2" 188 cm
176 lbs 80 kg
ELC Signing Age 21
Waivers Signing Age 22
UFA Year 2027
Agent Lewis Gross
Draft Year 2018
Drafted Overall 143
Draft Round 5
Draft Team Philadelphia Flyers logo

Transaction History
Mar 4, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will get the starting nod against the St. Louis Blues at home Monday, Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Mar 2, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson turned aside 16 of 21 shots in Friday's 5-2 loss to the Washington Capitals.
Mar 1, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will get the starting nod in Washington on Friday, Stephen Whyno of the Associated Press reports.
Feb 27, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 20 of 22 shots in Tuesday's 6-2 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Feb 27, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will patrol the home crease versus the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday, Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Feb 24, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson made 22 saves in a 2-1 loss to the New York Rangers on Saturday.
Feb 24, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will protect the home crease Saturday against the New York Rangers.
Feb 22, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson made 21 saves in Wednesday's 3-1 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.
Feb 21, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will guard the road goal versus the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday, Charlie O'Connor of PHLY Sports reports.
Feb 17, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson allowed five goals on 39 shots in Saturday's 6-3 Stadium Series loss to the New Jersey Devils.
Feb 16, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson is expected to start in Saturday's road game against the New Jersey Devils, per Charlie O'Connor of PHLY Sports.
Feb 15, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson made 24 saves in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday.
Feb 15, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will tend the twine versus Toronto on the road Thursday, Kevin Kurz of The Athletic reports.
Feb 12, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 20 of 23 shots in Monday's 5-3 win over the Arizona Coyotes.
Feb 12, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will patrol the home crease Monday against the Arizona Coyotes, per Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia.
Feb 8, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 28 of 29 shots in a 4-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday.
Feb 8, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will defend the home crease versus Winnipeg on Thursday, according to Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia.
Feb 6, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 20 of 21 shots in Tuesday's 2-1 victory over the Florida Panthers.
Feb 6, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will guard the road goal versus the Florida Panthers on Tuesday, George Richards of Florida Hockey Now reports.
Jan 27, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Cal Petersen | Petersen turned aside 12 of 14 shots after replacing Samuel Ersson to begin the second period of Saturday's 6-2 loss to the Boston Bruins.
Jan 27, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson gave up four goals on 14 shots before being replaced by Cal Petersen to begin the second period of Saturday's 6-2 loss to the Boston Bruins.
Jan 27, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will patrol the home crease Saturday against the Boston Bruins, per Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia.
Jan 26, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson made 14 saves in Thursday's 3-0 loss to the Detroit Red Wings.
Jan 25, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will defend the road goal against the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday.
Jan 24, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 15 of 19 shots in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Jan 23, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will guard the home goal versus the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday.
Jan 21, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 29 of 33 shots in Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Ottawa Senators.
Jan 21, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will guard the home net Sunday against the Ottawa Senators, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Jan 21, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped eight of nine shots he faced after replacing Carter Hart to begin the third period of Saturday's 7-4 loss to the Colorado Avalanche.
Jan 21, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Carter Hart | Hart allowed five goals on 15 shots before being replaced by Samuel Ersson to begin the third period of Saturday's 7-4 loss to the Colorado Avalanche.
Jan 19, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson made 14 saves in Thursday's 5-1 win over the Dallas Stars.
Jan 18, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will defend the home crease versus Dallas on Thursday, Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Jan 13, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson made 35 saves Saturday in a 2-0 win over the Winnipeg Jets.
Jan 13, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson is expected to start on the road against the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday.
Jan 11, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson turned aside 17 shots in regulation and overtime and all three shootout attempts he faced in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens.
Jan 10, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will guard the home net Wednesday versus Montreal.
Jan 4, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson made 26 saves in a 3-2 shootout loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday.
Jan 4, 2024 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson is expected to start at home against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday.
Dec 31, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 29 of 32 shots in Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Calgary Flames. The fourth goal was an empty-netter.
Dec 31, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will guard the road goal versus the Calgary Flames on Sunday.
Dec 29, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson (illness) was the backup goalie in Friday's 2-1 overtime loss to the Seattle Kraken.
Dec 28, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson exited Thursday's game against the Vancouver Canucks early in the third period due to an undisclosed injury, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
Dec 28, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will defend the road net in Vancouver on Thursday.
Dec 21, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson made 28 saves in a 4-2 loss to Nashville on Thursday. He allowed three goals.
Dec 21, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will be between the home pipes versus Nashville on Thursday, according to Sam Carchidi of Philly Hockey Now.
Dec 19, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 24 of 26 shots in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime victory over Devils.
Dec 19, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will guard the road goal Tuesday against the New Jersey Devils.
Dec 16, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson made 33 saves in a 1-0 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday.
Dec 16, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Carter Hart | Hart (illness) will serve as backup to Samuel Ersson for Saturday's game versus the Detroit Red Wings, per the NHL media site.
Dec 16, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Carter Hart | Hart (illness) will be a game-time decision as far as backing up Samuel Ersson on Saturday versus Detroit, Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Dec 15, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson is expected to start in Saturday's home game against the Detroit Red Wings, per Bill Meltzer of NHL.com.
Dec 15, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson turned aside 27 of 30 shots in regulation and overtime and two of three shootout attempts in Thursday's 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals.
Dec 14, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson is expected to start at home against the Washington Capitals on Thursday, according to Kevin Kurz of The Athletic.
Dec 12, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson allowed three goals on 22 shots in Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Nashville Predators in overtime.
Dec 12, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will defend the road goal Tuesday against the Nashville Predators, Charlie O'Connor of PHLY Sports reports.
Dec 2, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson made 29 saves in a 4-3 shootout win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday.
Dec 2, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will patrol the visiting crease versus Pittsburgh on Saturday.
Nov 25, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped all 25 shots he faced in a 1-0 shootout win over the New York Islanders on Saturday.
Nov 25, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will guard the road goal Saturday against the New York Islanders.
Nov 20, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 20 of 22 shots in Sunday's 5-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Nov 19, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will protect the home net against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday, Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Nov 10, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson allowed three goals on 38 shots in Friday's 6-3 win over the Anaheim Ducks.
Nov 10, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will defend the visiting crease versus Anaheim on Friday.
Nov 7, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 17 of 19 shots in Tuesday's 2-1 loss to the San Jose Sharks.
Nov 7, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will start between the pipes in Tuesday's road game versus the San Jose Sharks.
Nov 3, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 21 of 22 shots in Friday's 5-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres.
Nov 3, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will be between the visiting pipes versus the Buffalo Sabres on Friday, Heather Engel of NHL.com reports.
Nov 1, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson allowed two goals on nine shots in Wednesday's 5-2 loss to the Buffalo Sabres.
Oct 28, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 18 shots in Saturday's 7-4 loss to the Anaheim Ducks.
Oct 28, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will guard the home net Saturday against the Anaheim Ducks, Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Oct 21, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will tend the crease in Dallas on Saturday, Kevin Kurz of The Athletic reports.
Aug 5, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson signed a two-year, $2.9 million contract extension with Philadelphia on Saturday.
Apr 5, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson was reassigned to AHL Lehigh Valley on Wednesday, Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Apr 4, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson surrendered three goals on 31 shots in a 4-2 loss to St. Louis on Tuesday.
Apr 4, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will patrol the road crease versus the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday, Giana Han of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Apr 3, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson allowed three goals on 30 shots in Sunday's 4-2 loss to Pittsburgh.
Apr 2, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will get the starting nod in Pittsburgh on Sunday, Charlie O'Connor of The Athletic reports.
Apr 1, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson was recalled on an emergency basis from AHL Lehigh Valley on Saturday.
Mar 31, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson was reassigned to AHL Lehigh Valley on Friday, Olivia Reiner of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Mar 28, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson was recalled from AHL Lehigh Valley on Tuesday, Bill Meltzer of NHL.com reports.
Mar 14, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will be recalled from AHL Lehigh Valley in order to serve as the backup against the Vegas Golden Knights on Tuesday, Olivia Reiner of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Feb 25, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will be sent down to AHL Lehigh Valley following Saturday's 7-0 loss to the New Jersey Devils, Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Feb 25, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will defend the road net Saturday against the New Jersey Devils, Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Feb 20, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 32 of 35 shots in Monday's 4-3 win over the Calgary Flames.
Feb 20, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will guard the road goal Monday against the Calgary Flames.
Feb 16, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped nine of 11 shots in relief of Carter Hart in Thursday's 6-2 loss to the Seattle Kraken.
Feb 13, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson was recalled from AHL Lehigh Valley on Monday, Adam Kimelman of NHL.com reports.
Jan 20, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson was reassigned to AHL Lehigh Valley on Friday.
Jan 17, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 25 of 27 shots in Tuesday's 5-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks.
Jan 17, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will guard the home net Tuesday versus Anaheim.
Jan 16, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson gave up two goals on 13 shots after replacing Carter Hart midway through the second period of Monday's 6-0 loss to the Boston Bruins.
Jan 16, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Carter Hart | Hart gave up four goals on 16 shots before being replaced by Samuel Ersson midway through the second period of Monday's 6-0 loss to the Boston Bruins.
Jan 9, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson made 28 saves in Monday's 4-0 win over the Buffalo Sabres.
Jan 9, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will get the starting nod for Monday's road tilt with the Buffalo Sabres, Olivia Reiner of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Jan 2, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 28 of 29 shots in Monday's 4-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks.
Jan 2, 2023 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will guard the road goal Monday against the Anaheim Ducks, Olivia Reiner of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Dec 31, 2022 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson stopped 27-of-29 shots Saturday in a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings.
Dec 31, 2022 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson is expected to start on the road against the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday.
Dec 29, 2022 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson allowed three goals on 28 shots in Thursday's 4-3 overtime win over the San Jose Sharks.
Dec 29, 2022 Philadelphia Flyers | Felix Sandstrom | Sandstrom (illness) will return Thursday and back up Samuel Ersson against the San Jose Sharks, Bill Meltzer of NHL.com reports.
Dec 28, 2022 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will defend the blue paint during Thursday's road game versus the San Jose Sharks, Sam Carchidi of Philly Hockey Now reports.
Dec 23, 2022 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson made 25 saves in a 6-5 loss to Carolina on Friday.
Dec 23, 2022 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will make his NHL debut as he will be between the road pipes against the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday.
Dec 21, 2022 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson was promoted by Philadelphia on Wednesday.
Nov 9, 2022 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson was dropped down to the minors Wednesday.
Nov 8, 2022 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson was called up by the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday, per Olivia Reiner of The Philadelphia Inquirer.
Oct 16, 2022 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson was sent to AHL Lehigh Valley Friday with the activation of Felix Sandstrom from the IR, per Olivia Reiner of The Philadelphia Inquirer.
Oct 4, 2022 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson will guard the home goal versus the New York Islanders in Tuesday's contest, Olivia Reiner of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Jun 3, 2021 Philadelphia Flyers | Samuel Ersson | Ersson agreed to terms on a three-year, entry-level contract with Philadelphia on Thursday.
2023-2024 Regular Season Stats

Samuel Ersson
GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP
Philadelphia Flyers Philadelphia Flyers logo 34 2.62 0.897 0
Samuel Ersson Stats by Elite Prospects Samuel Ersson Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx GSAx/GP Playoffs GP GAA SV% PIM
2013-2014 Falu IF J18 2 J18 Div.1 1 7.95 0.889 0
2014-2015 Falu IF U16 U16 SM 3 7.33 0.842 0
2014-2015 Falu IF J18 2 J18 Div.1 9 2.38 0.934 0
2014-2015 Falu IF Division 2 1 3.17 0.909 0
2014-2015 Falu IF J20 J20 Div.1 0 0.000 0
2015-2016 Brynäs IF J18 J18 Region 15 1.86 0.918 0 Playoffs 2 2.5 0.912 0
2015-2016 Brynäs IF J20 J20 Nationell 0 0.000 0
2015-2016 Brynäs IF J18 J18 Nationell 7 2.56 0.922 0 Playoffs 2 2.5 0.912 0
2016-2017 Brynäs IF J18 J18 Region 13 1.45 0.940 0 Playoffs 4 2.02 0.921 0
2016-2017 Brynäs IF J20 J20 Nationell 12 2.95 0.906 0
2016-2017 Brynäs IF J18 J18 Nationell 14 1.64 0.943 0 Playoffs 4 2.02 0.921 0
2016-2017 Sweden U18 WJC-18 0 0.000 0
Draft Yr 2017-2018 Brynäs IF J20 J20 Nationell 40 2.53 0.920 0 Playoffs 5 4.44 0.857 0
Draft Yr 2017-2018 Brynäs IF Champions HL 0 0.000 0
Draft Yr 2017-2018 Brynäs IF SHL 1 3 0.882 0
Draft Yr 2017-2018 Sweden U19 (all) International-Jr 3 2.69 0.910 0
2018-2019 Västerås IK HockeyAllsvenskan 36 1.95 0.933 0
2018-2019 Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 7 2.85 0.897 0
2018-2019 Sweden U20 WJC-20 4 2.23 0.922 0
2018-2019 Sweden (all) International 1 3 0.875 0
2018-2019 Västerås IK HockeyAllsvenskan 5 1.6 0.938 0
2019-2020 Brynäs IF SHL 35 2.9 0.895 0
2020-2021 Brynäs IF SHL 42 2.96 0.911 0
2020-2021 Sweden EHT 1 0.92 0.972 0
2020-2021 Sweden (all) International 2 1.5 0.936 0
2020-2021 Sweden WC 0 0.000 0
2020-2021 Brynäs IF SHL 5 1.3 0.949 0
2021-2022 Lehigh Valley Phantoms AHL 5 2.96 0.893 0
2022-2023 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 12 3.07 0.899 0
2022-2023 Lehigh Valley Phantoms AHL 42 2.84 0.900 0 Playoffs 3 3.71 0.875 0
2023-2024 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 34 2.62 0.897 0
Samuel Ersson Stats by Elite Prospects | Samuel Ersson Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Philadelphia Flyers logo
Signing Date August 5, 2023
Signing Status RFA
Agent Lewis Gross
Qualifying Offer on Expiry $1,600,000
Standard Contract | 2 Years $2,900,000 1.74% of cap space
2024-2025 2025-2026
Cap Hit $1,450,000 $1,450,000
RFA
AAV $1,450,000 $1,450,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,000,000 $1,600,000
Signing Bonuses $300,000 $0
Total Salary $1,300,000 $1,600,000
Minors Salary $1,300,000 $1,600,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Philadelphia Flyers logo
Signing Date June 3, 2021
Agent Lewis Gross
Qualifying Offer on Expiry $840,000
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,577,501 1.05% of cap space
2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Cap Hit $859,167 $859,167 $859,167
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $82,500 $82,500 $32,500
Base Salary $750,000 $750,000 $800,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $842,500 $842,500 $892,500
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year