Simon Benoit

Toronto Maple Leafs logo
Age 25 Sep 19, 1998
Laval Canada
Defense shoots left
6'3" 191 cm
203 lbs 92 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 21
UFA Year 2026
Agent Chad Levitt

Transaction History
Feb 22, 2024 Toronto Maple Leafs | Simon Benoit | Benoit registered an assist, two shots on goal, three hits and a plus-3 rating in Thursday's 7-3 win over the Vegas Golden Knights.
Dec 28, 2023 Toronto Maple Leafs | Simon Benoit | Benoit may be a healthy scratch Friday against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Nov 27, 2023 Toronto Maple Leafs | Simon Benoit | Benoit was practicing with Toronto on Monday, David Alter of Sports Illustrated reports.
Nov 22, 2023 Toronto Maple Leafs | Simon Benoit | Benoit has been recalled by the Toronto Maple Leafs, per the NHL media site.
Nov 4, 2023 Toronto Maple Leafs | Simon Benoit | Benoit was called up from AHL Toronto on Saturday.
Oct 20, 2023 Toronto Maple Leafs | Simon Benoit | Benoit was reassigned to AHL Toronto on Friday, Mark Masters of TSN reports.
Oct 14, 2023 Toronto Maple Leafs | Simon Benoit | Benoit was recalled from AHL Toronto on Saturday.
Oct 12, 2023 Toronto Maple Leafs | Simon Benoit | The Maple Leafs sent Benoit back to AHL Toronto on Thursday.
Oct 11, 2023 Toronto Maple Leafs | Simon Benoit | Benoit was promoted by the Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday.
Oct 8, 2023 Toronto Maple Leafs | Simon Benoit | Benoit was waived by Toronto on Sunday, Chris Johnston of TSN reports.
Sep 30, 2023 Toronto Maple Leafs | Simon Benoit | Benoit (back) is expected to play in Saturday's preseason matchup against the Montreal Canadiens, according to Nick Barden of The Hockey News.
Sep 21, 2023 Toronto Maple Leafs | Simon Benoit | Benoit missed Thursday's practice due to back spasms.
Aug 28, 2023 Toronto Maple Leafs | Simon Benoit | Benoit signed a one-year, $775,000 contract with Toronto on Monday.
Apr 5, 2023 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit logged an assist in Wednesday's 3-1 loss to the Edmonton Oilers.
Mar 17, 2023 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit had two assists in Anaheim's 7-4 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Friday.
Mar 10, 2023 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit recorded an assist, two hits, two blocked shots and a plus-3 rating in Friday's 3-1 win over the Calgary Flames.
Mar 3, 2023 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit has gone 14 games without a point.
Jan 26, 2023 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit notched an assist, two hits and a plus-2 rating in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Colorado Avalanche.
Jan 21, 2023 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit scored a goal on two shots and added three hits in Saturday's 6-3 loss to the Buffalo Sabres.
Jan 19, 2023 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit scored a goal on three shots, added three hits and blocked two shots in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Jan 11, 2023 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit scored a goal on three shots, logged three hits and blocked two shots in Wednesday's 6-2 loss to the Edmonton Oilers.
Jan 6, 2023 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit produced an assist and doled out five hits in Friday's 5-4 overtime win over the San Jose Sharks.
Dec 15, 2022 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit has no points and a minus-10 rating in his last 16 games.
Nov 12, 2022 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit notched an assist in Saturday's 3-2 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks.
Jul 22, 2022 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit signed a one-year, two-way contract extension with the Anaheim Ducks on Friday.
Apr 30, 2022 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit was reassigned to AHL San Diego on Saturday.
Apr 26, 2022 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit provided an assist, three shots on goal and four hits in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the San Jose Sharks.
Apr 19, 2022 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit has appeared in 15 of the Anaheim Ducks' 23 games since the start of March.
Mar 23, 2022 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit posted five hits and a fighting major in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks.
Feb 19, 2022 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit logged an assist and four hits in Saturday's 7-4 win over the Vancouver Canucks.
Jan 28, 2022 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit logged an assist and three hits in Thursday's 5-4 win over the Montreal Canadiens.
Jan 20, 2022 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit exited the NHL's COVID-19 protocols and returned to practice Thursday, Elliott Teaford of The Orange County Register reports.
Jan 13, 2022 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit submitted a positive COVID-19 test Thursday, Elliott Teaford of The Orange County Register reports.
Dec 15, 2021 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit notched an assist, seven hits and two blocked shots in Wednesday's 4-1 win over the Seattle Kraken.
Nov 30, 2021 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit has one goal in 12 games this season.
Nov 6, 2021 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit was recalled from AHL San Diego on Saturday.
Nov 5, 2021 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit was reassigned to AHL San Diego on Friday, John Hoven of SiriusXM NHL Network Radio reports.
Oct 29, 2021 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit scored a goal, doled out three hits and went plus-2 in Thursday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Buffalo Sabres.
Oct 17, 2021 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit was summoned from AHL San Diego on Sunday, Elliott Teaford of The Orange County Register reports.
Apr 28, 2021 Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit was assigned to the active roster and will make his NHL debut in Wednesday's game against the Los Angeles Kings.
Nov 11, 2019 Anaheim Ducks | Assigned D Simon Benoit to San Diego (AHL).
Nov 9, 2019 Anaheim Ducks | Recalled D Simon Benoit from San Diego (AHL).
2023-2024 Regular Season Stats

Simon Benoit
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Toronto Maple Leafs Toronto Maple Leafs logo 43 1 3 4 3 42 640 51.10 53.80 1.60 49.70 -1.50 0.28
Simon Benoit Stats by Elite Prospects Simon Benoit 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
2010-2011 Laval Rocket PW QC Int PW 2 0 0 0 0
2012-2013 Laval Patriotes Midget Espoir QM17AAA 3 0 1 1 0
2013-2014 Laval Patriotes Midget Espoir QM17AAA 20 2 2 4 2 Playoffs 4 0 3 3 0
2014-2015 Laval-Montréal Rousseau Royal QM18AAA 42 3 11 14 20 Playoffs 4 0 2 2 0
2015-2016 Shawinigan Cataractes QMJHL 55 1 2 3 22 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2016-2017 Shawinigan Cataractes QMJHL 64 2 10 12 47 Playoffs 6 0 0 0 0
2017-2018 Shawinigan Cataractes QMJHL 63 5 23 28 67
2017-2018 QMJHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 1 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 San Diego Gulls AHL 65 2 14 16 33 Playoffs 16 0 3 3 0
2019-2020 San Diego Gulls AHL 56 4 15 19 39
2020-2021 San Diego Gulls AHL 38 1 7 8 32 Playoffs 3 0 1 1 0
2020-2021 Anaheim Ducks NHL 6 0 0 0 2 85 16.70 51.00 1.50 51.00 -1.50
2021-2022 San Diego Gulls AHL 1 0 0 0 0 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2021-2022 Anaheim Ducks NHL 53 1 4 5 22 702 45.30 47.90 -0.40 45.30 -3.30 0.09 0.43
2022-2023 Anaheim Ducks NHL 78 3 7 10 60 1,234 36.40 37.50 -3.80 41.60 -1.20 0.15 0.44
2023-2024 Toronto Marlies AHL 2 0 0 0 0
2023-2024 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 43 1 3 4 42 640 51.10 53.80 1.60 49.70 -1.50 0.28
Simon Benoit Stats by Elite Prospects | Simon Benoit Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Toronto Maple Leafs logo
Signing Date August 28, 2023
Signing Status UFA no QO
Agent Chad Levitt
Qualifying Offer on Expiry $813,750
Standard Contract | 1 Years $775,000 0.93% of cap space
2023-2024
Cap Hit $775,000
RFA
AAV $775,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $775,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $775,000
Minors Salary $775,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Anaheim Ducks logo
Signing Date July 22, 2022
Signing Status RFA
Agent Chad Levitt
Standard Contract | 1 Years $750,000 0.91% of cap space
2022-2023
Cap Hit $750,000
UFA no QO
AAV $750,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $750,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $750,000
Minors Salary $100,000
Clauses
UFA Year
120K Guaranteed
Signing Team Anaheim Ducks logo
Signing Date March 4, 2019
Agent Chad Levitt
Qualifying Offer on Expiry $787,500
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,427,498 0.99% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $809,166 $809,166 $809,166
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $132,500 $132,500 $82,500
Base Salary $700,000 $700,000 $750,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $792,500 $792,500 $842,500
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year