Simon Despres

Age 27 Jul 27, 1991
Laval CAN
Defense shoots left
6'4" 193 cm
218 lbs 99 kg
ELC Signing Age 24
Waivers Signing Age
UFA Year 2019
Transaction History
Jun 16, 2017 Waived D Simon Despres.
Jan 25, 2016 Recalled Recalled D Simon Despres from San Diego (AHL).
Oct 9, 2015 Signed D Simon Despres to a five-year, $18.5 million contract extension.
Apr 15, 2014 Assigned Assigned D Simon Despres to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Feb 24, 2014 Recalled Recalled D Simon Despres from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Jan 16, 2014 Assigned Assigned D Simon Despres to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Sep 30, 2013 Assigned Assigned D Simon Despres to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Mar 27, 2013 Recalled Recalled D Simon Despres from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Mar 26, 2013 Assigned Assigned D Simon Despres to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Apr 23, 2012 Assigned (Simon Despres) has been assigned to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL).
Apr 18, 2012 Recalled (Simon Despres) has been recalled from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL).
Mar 26, 2012 Recalled (Simon Despres) has been recalled from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL).
Mar 9, 2012 Recalled (Simon Despres) has been recalled from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL).
Jan 11, 2012 (Simon Despres) Placed on injured reserve.
Jan 10, 2012 Recalled (Simon Despres) Recalled from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Dec 1, 2011 Recalled (Simon Despres) Recalled from Wilkes- Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Sep 22, 2011 Assigned (Simon Despres) Assigned to Wilkes-Barre Scranton.
Oct 7, 2010 (Simon Despres) Returned to junior team.
Oct 6, 2010 (Simon Despres) Returned to junior team.
Regular Season Stats

Simon Despres
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% xGF% Rel xGF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Simon Despres Stats by Elite Prospects Simon Despres Advanced Stats by Offside Review
Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% xGF% Rel xGF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2005-2006 Laval Patriotes Midget Espoir QMEAA 37 4 9 13 23
2006-2007 Laval-Bourassa Rousseau QMAAA 42 8 31 39 36 Playoffs 5 0 2 2 0
Team Québec CWG 5 0 1 1 6
2007-2008 Saint John Sea Dogs QMJHL 64 1 13 14 30 Playoffs 14 0 4 4 0
Canada Québec U17 WHC-17 5 0 0 0 10
QMJHL All-Stars CHL Challenge 2 0 0 0 0
2008-2009 Saint John Sea Dogs QMJHL 66 2 30 32 74 Playoffs 4 0 4 4 0
Canada U18 WJC-18 6 0 2 2 8
QMJHL All-Stars CHL Challenge 2 0 0 0 0
Canada U18 JWC-18 4 2 0 2 8
2009-2010 Saint John Sea Dogs QMJHL 63 9 38 47 87 Playoffs 21 2 17 19 0
QMJHL All-Stars CHL Challenge 2 0 0 0 4
2010-2011 Saint John Sea Dogs QMJHL 47 13 28 41 54 Playoffs 19 4 8 12 0
Canada U20 WJC-20 7 0 3 3 0
Saint John Sea Dogs M-Cup 3 1 0 1 8
2011-2012 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 44 5 10 15 45 Playoffs 10 1 1 2 0
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 18 1 3 4 10 220 66.67 68.43 13.07 57.36 2.68 0.00 0.82 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2012-2013 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 27 4 3 7 28
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 33 2 5 7 20 444 60.61 55.57 3.00 53.60 3.60 0.27 0.68 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2013-2014 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 36 6 16 22 39 Playoffs 17 2 7 9 0
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 34 0 5 5 26 497 58.06 52.40 6.00 53.38 6.43 0.00 0.36
2014-2015 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 59 2 15 17 64 865 55.38 51.14 -1.29 53.15 -0.35 0.07 0.97
Anaheim Ducks NHL 16 1 5 6 22 263 44.00 48.36 -4.31 54.13 -0.18 0.23 0.68 Playoffs 16 1 6 7 0
2015-2016 Anaheim Ducks NHL 32 0 4 4 8 531 47.37 52.44 1.43 50.36 -5.01 0.00 0.11 Playoffs 7 0 0 0 0
San Diego Gulls AHL 4 1 1 2 6
2016-2017 Anaheim Ducks NHL 1 0 0 0 0 9 49.32 -4.74 28.20 -22.98 0.00 0.00
2017-2018 HC Slovan Bratislava KHL 44 4 7 11 84
Team Canada International 6 0 1 1 8
2018-2019 Laval Rocket AHL 5 1 1 2 4
Team Canada Spengler Cup 4 0 1 1 0
Kölner Haie DEL 7 0 3 3 6 Playoffs 10 1 3 4 0
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Signing Date October 9, 2015
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Potential Lockout Year
Standard Contract | 5 Years $18,500,000 4.54% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $3,700,000 $3,700,000 $3,700,000 $3,700,000 $3,700,000
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AAV $3,700,000 $3,700,000 $3,700,000 $3,700,000 $3,700,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $2,600,000 $3,100,000 $4,700,000 $4,700,000 $3,400,000
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Total Salary $2,600,000 $3,100,000 $4,700,000 $4,700,000 $3,400,000
Minors Salary $2,600,000 $3,100,000 $4,700,000 $4,700,000 $3,400,000
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