Steven Stamkos Tampa Bay Lightning logo

Age 31 Feb 7, 1990
Markham CAN
Center shoots right
6'1" 185 cm
194 lbs 88 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2016
Agent Donald Meehan
Draft Year 2008
Drafted Overall 1
Draft Round 1
Draft Team Tampa Bay Lightning logo

Transaction History
Jan 13, 2022 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a goal Thursday in a 4-2 victory over the Canucks.
Jan 12, 2022 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored an even-strength goal and added two assists, one on the power play, in Tuesday's 6-1 win over the Sabres.
Jan 11, 2022 Tampa Bay Lightning | Ondrej Palat | Palat (undisclosed) did not play in the third period Tuesday, and teammate Steven Stamkos indicated the winger has been dealing with an undisclosed injury, Erik Erlendsson of LightningInsider.com reports.
Jan 9, 2022 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos and the Lightning will not face the Devils on Monday due to a COVID-19 related postponement.
Jan 6, 2022 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (undisclosed) will be in Thursday's lineup against Calgary, Erik Erlendsson of LightningInsider.com reports.
Jan 6, 2022 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (undisclosed) was designated as a game-time call for Thursday's contest with Calgary, per Erik Erlendsson of LightningInsider.com.
Dec 31, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a power-play goal on four shots and added an assist in Friday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Rangers.
Dec 30, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a goal in a 9-3 loss to Florida on Thursday.
Dec 21, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a power-play goal on two shots in Tuesday's 4-3 win over the Golden Knights.
Dec 20, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos and the Lightning will not face the Coyotes on Thursday due to a COVID-19 related postponement, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
Dec 17, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos and the Lightning will not play Saturday against the Avalanche, as the (NHL) has postponed Colorado's next four games due to COVID-19 concerns.
Dec 9, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a goal and added a trio of assists Thursday in a 5-3 victory over the Maple Leafs.
Dec 4, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored Saturday in a 3-2 victory over Boston.
Dec 2, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Per Joe Smith of The Athletic, Stamkos (personal) is on the ice for morning skate, indicating he'll be in the lineup for Thursday night's game versus St. Louis.
Nov 30, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (personal) won't play Tuesday versus the Blues as he awaits the birth of his second child, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.
Nov 26, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a goal on two shots in Friday's 3-0 win over the Kraken.
Nov 23, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a goal, dished two assists and went plus-3 in Tuesday's 4-0 win over the Flyers.
Nov 18, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a goal, added an assist and potted a shootout goal in a 4-3 shootout victory over the Flyers on Thursday evening.
Nov 15, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a power-play goal on two shots, added two hits and went plus-2 in Monday's 4-1 win over the Islanders.
Nov 9, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored his seventh goal of the season in Tuesday's 2-1 overtime loss to the Hurricanes.
Nov 6, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored an even-strength goal and added a power-play assist in Saturday's 5-3 win over the Senators.
Oct 28, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored and added an assist in Thursday's 5-1 over the Coyotes.
Oct 23, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos had a goal and an assist in a 4-3 shootout loss to Colorado on Saturday. He had a pair of shots on goal.
Oct 23, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Samuel Girard | Girard (undisclosed) was injured on a hit by Steven Stamkos in overtime of Saturday's game versus the Lightning. Head coach Jared Bednar didn't have an update on Girard's status after the game, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Oct 16, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a goal and added an assist in Saturday's 2-1 OT win over the Capitals.
Oct 14, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored two power-play goals on five shots and added an assist in Thursday's 7-6 overtime win over the Red Wings.
Oct 12, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos produced two assists and two hits in Tuesday's 6-2 loss to PIttsburgh.
Jun 28, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a power-play goal and added four hits in Monday night's 5-1 win over the Canadiens in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals.
Jun 21, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a pair of goals and added an assist Monday in an 8-0 win over the Islanders in Game 5. He finished with five shots and four assists.
Jun 5, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a pair of power-play goals and added an assist with the man advantage in Saturday's 6-4 win over Carolina in Game 4.
Jun 3, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos notched a power-play assist in Thursday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Hurricanes in Game 3.
Jun 1, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos recorded an assist and three hits in Tuesday's 2-1 win over the Hurricanes in Game 2.
May 26, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a power-play goal on three shots, dished an assist and added three hits in Wednesday's 4-0 win over the Panthers in Game 6.
May 18, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a goal and logged five hits in Tuesday's 3-1 win over the Panthers in Game 2.
May 16, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (lower body) notched a power-play assist and three shots on goal in Sunday's 5-4 win over the Panthers in Game 1.
May 15, 2021 Activated Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (lower body) will be activated off injured reserve and return to Tampa Bay's lineup for Sunday's Game 1 versus Florida, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.
May 13, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (lower body) is "looking good" to play in Sunday's Game 1 versus the Panthers, Dan Rosen of (NHL).com reports.
May 4, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (lower body) returned to practice Tuesday, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.
Apr 17, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (lower body) is expected to resume skating in 7-10 days, Bryan Burns of the Lightning's official site reports.
Apr 15, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (lower body) won't play Thursday or Saturday against the Panthers, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.
Apr 12, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (lower body) won't play in Tuesday's game versus the Predators, Bryan Burns of the Lightning's official site reports.
Apr 10, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (lower body) will not play in Saturday's game against Nashville and is considered "doubtful" for Tuesday's rematch, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.
Apr 8, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (lower body) limped to the locker room during the third period of Thursday's game versus the Blue Jackets, Blue Jackets team reporter Jeff Svoboda reports.
Apr 1, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos picked up a power-play assist Thursday in a 3-2 victory over the Blue Jackets.
Mar 23, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a power-play goal on three shots and added three hits in Tuesday's 2-1 win over the Stars.
Mar 20, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a goal and added an assist in Saturday's 4-1 victory over Chicago.
Mar 16, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a power-play goal on two shots in Tuesday's 4-3 shootout win over the Stars.
Mar 11, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a power-play goal on four shots and added an assist in Thursday's 6-4 loss to the Red Wings.
Mar 4, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a goal on three shots in a 3-2 overtime win against Chicago on Thursday.
Mar 2, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos posted a power-play assist in Tuesday's 2-0 win over the Stars.
Feb 27, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos put up a goal and an assist in Saturday's 5-0 win over Dallas.
Feb 22, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a power-play goal and added an even-strength assist in Monday's 4-2 win over the Hurricanes.
Feb 18, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos and the Lighting will not be playing against Dallas on Thursday after the game was postponed for weather-related concerns, the (NHL) announced Thursday.
Feb 17, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos and Tampa Bay's game against the Stars on Thursday has been postponed due to power issues in the Dallas area.
Feb 15, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (lower body) will suit up versus the Panthers on Monday, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.
Feb 14, 2021 Activated Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (lower body) remains day-to-day despite being activated from the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol Sunday, Bryan Burns of the Lightning's official site reports.
Feb 14, 2021 Activated Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos was activated from the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol Sunday, Mike Harrington of The Buffalo News reports.
Feb 13, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (COVID-19 protocol) won't play in Saturday's game versus the Panthers, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Feb 12, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (lower body) was placed in the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol Friday, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Feb 11, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (lower body) isn't on the ice for warmups and won't play in Thursday's game against Florida.
Feb 9, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored twice on four shots and added an assist in a 6-1 win over the Predators on Tuesday.
Feb 8, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored an empty-net goal on five shots and added two PIM in Monday's 4-1 win over the Predators.
Feb 1, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos notched a power-play goal and added an assist in Monday's 5-2 win over Nashville. He also had three shots.
Jan 25, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos and the Lightning have had Tuesday's matchup with the Hurricanes postponed until Feb. 22.
Jan 15, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a goal and added an assist in Friday's 5-2 win over the Blackhawks.
Jan 13, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos scored a goal and two assists -- including a goal and assist on the power play -- along with five shots in Wednesday's 5-1 win over the Blackhawks.
Jan 7, 2021 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (abdomen) doesn't look limited at all at training camp, reports Joe Smith of The Athletic.
Dec 23, 2020 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | General manager Julien BriseBois expects Stamkos (abdomen) to be ready for the start of the regular season, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.
Dec 19, 2020 Tampa Bay Lightning | Steven Stamkos | Stamkos (abdomen) is on track to be ready for the start of the season, reports Joe Smith of The Athletic. He had surgery in October.
Mar 21, 2018 Fined (NHL) fined C Steven Stamkos $5,000 for a dangerous trip against an opponent.
Nov 3, 2017 Fined (NHL) fined C Steven Stamkos $5,000 for unsportsmanlike conduct.
Jun 29, 2016 Tampa Bay Lightning | re-signed C Steven Stamkos to an eight-year, $68 million contract extension.
Mar 6, 2014 Activated Tampa Bay Lightning | activated C Steven Stamkos from injured reserve.
Nov 12, 2013 Injured Tampa Bay Lightning | placed C Steven Stamkos on IR.
Jul 19, 2011 Tampa Bay Lightning | (Steven Stamkos) Agreed to terms on a five-year contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Steven Stamkos
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Tampa Bay Lightning Tampa Bay Lightning logo 38 18 27 45 10 12 502 58.80 49.90 -4.70 49.90 -2.50 0.96 2.63
Steven Stamkos Stats by Elite Prospects Steven Stamkos 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
2004-2005 Markham Waxers U15 AAA Big Nickel Bantam 6 11 4 15 16
2004-2005 Markham Waxers U15 AAA OHF Bantam AAA 6 7 9 16 0
2005-2006 Markham Waxers U16 AAA ETAHL U16 66 105 92 197 87
2005-2006 Markham Waxers U16 AAA OHL Cup 5 4 7 11 4
2006-2007 Sarnia Sting OHL 63 42 50 92 56 Playoffs 4 3 3 6 0
2006-2007 Canada U18 WJC-18 6 2 8 10 8
2006-2007 Team Ontario CWG 5 11 4 15 8
Draft Yr 2007-2008 Sarnia Sting OHL 61 58 47 105 88 Playoffs 9 11 0 11 0
Draft Yr 2007-2008 Canada U20 WJC-20 7 1 5 6 4
Draft Yr 2007-2008 Canada U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 4 1 4 5 16
Draft Yr 2007-2008 OHL All-Stars CHL Challenge 1 0 0 0 0
2008-2009 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 79 23 23 46 39 893 45.71 44.35 -5.67 45.55 -1.31 0.81 1.75
2008-2009 Canada WC 9 7 4 11 6
2009-2010 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 82 51 44 95 38 1,092 52.50 46.55 -1.34 47.25 0.44 1.15 2.58
2009-2010 Canada WC 5 2 1 3 10
2010-2011 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 82 45 46 91 74 1,175 59.09 56.14 0.06 52.20 -0.54 1.28 2.50 Playoffs 18 6 7 13 0
2011-2012 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 82 60 37 97 66 1,357 57.14 49.61 1.18 47.95 2.79 1.81 2.79
2012-2013 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 48 29 28 57 32 786 49.38 49.84 2.56 49.11 4.03 1.15 2.37
2012-2013 Canada WC 8 7 5 12 6
2013-2014 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 37 25 15 40 18 540 58.82 52.75 3.10 52.83 2.52 1.56 2.56 Playoffs 4 2 2 4 0
2014-2015 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 82 43 29 72 49 1,181 53.21 52.58 -2.56 53.94 0.12 1.32 2.19 Playoffs 26 7 11 18 0
2015-2016 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 77 36 28 64 38 1,100 55.95 50.44 -3.37 51.76 -1.25 0.93 1.69 Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
2016-2017 Canada WCup 6 1 1 2 2
2016-2017 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 17 9 11 20 14 219 58.33 50.58 4.22 56.03 8.23 1.37 3.29
2017-2018 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 78 27 59 86 72 1,085 59.65 53.72 0.69 53.74 1.18 0.66 2.82 Playoffs 17 7 9 16 0
2018-2019 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 82 45 53 98 37 1,079 53.57 52.21 -1.68 52.13 0.76 1.22 2.67 Playoffs 4 1 1 2 0
2019-2020 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 57 29 37 66 22 767 61.20 51.60 -2.70 51.10 -2.20 1.02 2.89 Playoffs 1 1 0 1 0
2020-2021 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 38 17 17 34 16 494 57.10 50.50 -3.50 54.00 1.30 0.73 1.70 Playoffs 23 8 10 18 0
2021-2022 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 38 18 27 45 12 502 58.80 49.90 -4.70 49.90 -2.50 0.96 2.63
Steven Stamkos Stats by Elite Prospects | Steven Stamkos Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Tampa Bay Lightning logo
Signing Date June 29, 2016
Signing Status UFA
Agent Donald Meehan
Standard Contract | 8 Years $68,000,000 10.43% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Cap Hit $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000
UFA
AAV $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Signing Bonuses $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $6,500,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000
Total Salary $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $7,500,000 $6,500,000 $6,500,000
Minors Salary $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $7,500,000 $6,500,000 $6,500,000
Clauses NMC NMC NMC NMC NMC NMC NMC NMC
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Tampa Bay Lightning logo
Signing Date July 18, 2011
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 5 Years $37,500,000 11.66% of cap space
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016
Cap Hit $7,500,000 $7,500,000 $7,500,000 $7,500,000 $7,500,000
UFA
AAV $7,500,000 $7,500,000 $7,500,000 $7,500,000 $7,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $4,000,000 $5,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $5,500,000
Signing Bonuses $4,000,000 $3,000,000 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $5,500,000
Minors Salary $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $5,500,000
Clauses NMC
UFA Year
Signing Team Tampa Bay Lightning logo
Signing Date July 29, 2008
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $11,175,000 1.54% of cap space
2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011
Cap Hit $875,000 $875,000 $875,000
RFA
AAV $3,725,000 $3,725,000 $3,725,000
Performance Bonuses $2,850,000 $2,850,000 $2,850,000
Base Salary $787,500 $787,500 $787,500
Signing Bonuses $87,500 $87,500 $87,500
Total Salary $875,000 $875,000 $875,000
Minors Salary $65,000 $65,000 $65,000
Clauses
UFA Year