Simon Benoit

Age 23 Sep 19, 1998
Laval CAN
Defense shoots left
6'3" 191 cm
191 lbs 87 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 21
UFA Year 2026
Agent Chad Levitt

Transaction History
May 9, 2021 Recalled Pittsburgh Penguins | Juuso Riikola | Riikola was recalled from the Penguins' taxi squad Sunday.
Apr 28, 2021 Assigned Anaheim Ducks | Simon Benoit | Benoit was assigned to the active roster and will make his (NHL) debut in Wednesday's game against the Kings.
Apr 12, 2021 Assigned Pittsburgh Penguins | Juuso Riikola | Riikola was reassigned to the taxi squad Monday.
Apr 10, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Juuso Riikola | The Penguins waived Riikola on Saturday, Mike DeFabo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Mar 9, 2021 Activated Pittsburgh Penguins | Juuso Riikola | Riikola (upper body) was activated from long-term injured reserve Tuesday.
Feb 22, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Juuso Riikola | Riikola (upper body) was a full participant for Monday's practice session, Mike DeFabo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Feb 19, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Juuso Riikola | Riikola (upper body) was on the ice for Friday's practice session sporting a non-contact sweater, Mike DeFabo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Feb 18, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Juuso Riikola | Riikola (upper body) practiced with the taxi squad Thursday.
Jan 28, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Juuso Riikola | Riikola (upper body) was placed on long-term injured reserve retroactive to Jan. 19, Mike DeFabo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Jan 21, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Juuso Riikola | Riikola (upper body) is expected to be out of the lineup long term according to coach Mike Sullivan, Pens Inside Scoop reports.
Jan 19, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Juuso Riikola | Riikola suffered an upper-body injury in Tuesday's game versus the Capitals.
Jan 19, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Juuso Riikola | Riikola (undisclosed) did not join the Penguins on the bench to start the third period of Tuesday's game versus the Capitals.
Nov 11, 2019 Assigned Anaheim Ducks | assigned D Simon Benoit to San Diego (AHL).
Nov 9, 2019 Recalled Anaheim Ducks | recalled D Simon Benoit from San Diego (AHL).
2020-2021 Regular Season Stats

Simon Benoit
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Anaheim Ducks 6 0 0 0 -3 2 85 16.70 51.00 1.50 51.00 -1.50
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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 Patriotes QC Int PW 2 0 0 0 0
2012-2013 Laval Patriotes Midget Espoir QM17E 3 0 1 1 0
2013-2014 Laval Patriotes Midget Espoir QM17E 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
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Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date March 4, 2019
Agent Chad Levitt
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
Buy It Out

Contract History