Teddy Blueger

Pittsburgh Penguins logo
Age 28 Aug 15, 1994
Riga LVA
Center shoots left
6'0" 183 cm
185 lbs 84 kg
ELC Signing Age 21
Waivers Signing Age 22
UFA Year 2022
Agent Ben Hankinson
Draft Year 2012
Drafted Overall 52
Draft Round 2
Draft Team Pittsburgh Penguins logo

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Transaction History
Dec 6, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger provided a goal in Pittsburgh's 4-1 win versus the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday.
Nov 25, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger delivered a three-assist game Friday in a 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.
Nov 15, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) was activated from long-term injured reserve Tuesday, Seth Rorabaugh of TribLive.com reports.
Nov 15, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) will be a game-time decision against the Leafs on Tuesday, Pens Inside Scoop reports.
Nov 14, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) is currently considered day-to-day with coach Mike Sullivan telling reporters Monday, "I think right now, Teddy's at the point where it's reactionary - day to day. We'll take the advice of our medical staff on when he's able to return to play. He has been a full participant in practice; his status will remain the same," per Penguins' play-by-play announcer Josh Getzoff.
Nov 12, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) will not play Saturday against the Montreal Canadiens, Danny Shirey of DKPghSports reports.
Nov 9, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) will miss his 13th game of the season against the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, Jason Mackey of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Nov 6, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) was a full participant during Sunday's practice, Pens Inside Scoop reports.
Nov 5, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) won't be in the lineup Saturday against the Seattle Kraken, Pens Inside Scoop reports.
Nov 4, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) is hoping to make his season debut Saturday against the Seattle Kraken, according to Pens Inside Scoop.
Oct 31, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) practiced in a regular jersey Monday, Wes Crosby of NHL.com reports.
Oct 23, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) was placed on long-term injured reserve Sunday.
Oct 23, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) has been moved to injured reserve, according to the NHL media site.
Oct 22, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | As expected, Blueger (upper body) won't play Saturday against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Oct 19, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) isn't expected to play Thursday against LA, Wes Crosby of NHL.com reports.
Oct 16, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) won't travel with the team to Montreal ahead of Monday's game, Pens Inside Scoop reports.
Oct 15, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) won't play Saturday against the Tampa Bay Lightning, per Seth Rorabaugh of TribLive.com.
Oct 13, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) is in a non-contact jersey at practice Thursday and will not play against the Arizona Coyotes, reports Matt Vensel of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Oct 12, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) remains day-to-day ahead of Thursday's matchup with Arizona, Wes Crosby of NHL.com reports.
Oct 7, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) practiced with the Pittsburgh Penguins in a non-contact jersey Friday, according to Pens Inside Scoop.
Oct 3, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) skated Monday, Pens Inside Scoop reports.
Sep 28, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger is being evaluated for an upper-body injury after exiting Wednesday's practice early, Pens Inside Scoop reports.
Mar 28, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger scored a goal and added two assists, one short-handed, in Sunday's 11-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings.
Mar 8, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (jaw) has been activated off injured reserve ahead of Tuesday's matchup with the Florida Panthers, per the NHL media site.
Mar 7, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (jaw) was ruled a game-time decision for Tuesday's tilt versus Florida on Monday.
Mar 1, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (jaw) has been cleared to begin taking contact at practice, per Pens Inside Scoop.
Feb 20, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (jaw) skated Sunday morning as a part of a rehab process.
Jan 24, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger underwent successful surgery to repair his fractured jaw Monday.
Jan 24, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (undisclosed) was placed on injured reserve Monday, Seth Rorabaugh of TribLive.com reports.
Jan 17, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger scored a goal and added four hits in Monday's 5-3 win over the Vegas Golden Knights.
Jan 16, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger logged an assist in Saturday's 2-1 overtime win over the San Jose Sharks.
Jan 13, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger registered an assist and went plus-2 in Thursday's 6-2 loss to the Los Angeles Kings.
Jan 5, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger logged an assist and two hits in Wednesday's 5-3 win over the St. Louis Blues.
Jan 2, 2022 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger cleared COVID-19 protocols but won't be in the lineup Sunday against the San Jose Sharks, Mike DeFabo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Dec 27, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | The Penguins placed Blueger in COVID-19 protocols Monday.
Dec 19, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger scored a shorthanded goal on seven shots in Sunday's 3-2 win over the New Jersey Devils.
Dec 1, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger scored a goal and added three hits in Wednesday's 5-2 loss to the Edmonton Oilers.
Nov 18, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger scored two goals and added an assist in Thursday's 6-0 win over the Montreal Canadiens.
Oct 16, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger scored a goal on three shots and had two hits Saturday in a 5-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.
Oct 12, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger scored an empty-net goal on three shots and was plus-2 in Tuesday's 6-2 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Jul 14, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger signed a two-year contract extension with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday. The deal is worth $2.2 million annually.
May 4, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger produced an assist and won 10 of 12 faceoffs in Tuesday's 7-3 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.
Apr 22, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger had a shorthanded goal and an assist in Thursday's 5-1 win over the New Jersey Devils.
Apr 18, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger scored a goal on his only shot and dished out a pair of hits Sunday in a 4-2 loss to Buffalo.
Apr 11, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger notched an assist and two PIM in Sunday's 5-2 win over the New Jersey Devils.
Apr 11, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) was activated from injured reserve, indicating that he'll play in Sunday's game versus the New Jersey Devils.
Apr 9, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) remains unfit to play ahead of Friday's game versus the New Jersey Devils.
Apr 8, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) won't play in Thursday's matchup with the New York Rangers. Coach Mike Sullivan told reporters, "Teddy will not play today. He continues to progress with the activity on the ice, but has not been cleared to play yet."
Apr 6, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) remains out against the New York Rangers on Tuesday, Wes Crosby of NHL.com reports.
Apr 1, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) won't be an option against the Boston Bruins on Thursday.
Mar 29, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) joined the club for Monday's optional skate.
Mar 18, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) was placed on injured reserve Thursday.
Mar 16, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger (upper body) is expected to be out longer term, Matt Vensel of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Mar 7, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger recorded an assist and four hits in Sunday's 5-1 win over the New York Rangers.
Feb 18, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger scored a goal on four shots and added a pair of hits Thursday in a 4-1 win over the New York Islanders.
Feb 17, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger generated an assist and four hits in Tuesday's 3-1 loss to the Washington Capitals.
Jan 19, 2021 Pittsburgh Penguins | Teddy Blueger | Blueger scored a short-handed goal on his only shot and added an assist in Tuesday's 5-4 overtime win over the Washington Capitals.
Jul 16, 2019 Pittsburgh Penguins | Re-signed C Teddy Blueger to a two-year, $1.5 million contract.
Feb 27, 2019 Pittsburgh Penguins | Recalled C Teddy Blueger from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Feb 25, 2019 Pittsburgh Penguins | Assigned C Teddy Blueger to Wilkes-Barre (AHL).
Jan 29, 2019 Pittsburgh Penguins | Recalled C Teddy Blueger from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Jul 14, 2018 Pittsburgh Penguins | Re-signed C Teddy Blueger to a one-year, two-way contract.
Apr 28, 2018 Pittsburgh Penguins | Recalled C Teddy Blueger from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Feb 19, 2018 Pittsburgh Penguins | Assigned C Teddy Blueger to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Feb 8, 2018 Pittsburgh Penguins | Recalled C Theodor Blueger from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Sep 26, 2017 Pittsburgh Penguins | Assigned C Theodor Blueger to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Mar 22, 2016 Pittsburgh Penguins | Signed C Theodor Blueger to a two-year, entry-level contract.
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2022-2023 Regular Season Stats

Teddy Blueger
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Pittsburgh Penguins Pittsburgh Penguins logo 10 0 4 4 -2 10
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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
2009-2010 Shattuck St. Mary's 16U AAA 16U AAA 53 20 40 60 84
2010-2011 Shattuck St. Mary's 18U Prep USHS-Prep 54 24 42 66 32
2010-2011 Latvia U17 EYOF 3 0 2 2 8
2010-2011 Latvia U17 (all) International-Jr 5 2 5 7 8
2010-2011 Latvia U18 WJC-18 D1 4 4 1 5 0
2010-2011 Latvia U18 (all) International-Jr 5 4 1 5 2
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Shattuck St. Mary's 18U Prep USHS-Prep 51 24 64 88 63
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Latvia U18 WJC-18 6 2 2 4 6
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Latvia U18 (all) International-Jr 8 4 3 7 6
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Latvia U20 WJC-20 6 1 2 3 2
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Latvia U20 (all) International-Jr 10 1 4 5 6
Draft Yr 2011-2012 Shattuck St. Mary's 18U Prep HPHL 18U 6 3 5 8 10
2012-2013 Minnesota State Univ. (Mankato) NCAA 37 6 13 19 40
2012-2013 Latvia U20 WJC-20 6 1 1 2 8
2012-2013 Latvia U20 (all) International-Jr 8 1 2 3 10
2013-2014 Minnesota State Univ. (Mankato) NCAA 40 4 22 26 55
2013-2014 Latvia U20 (all) International-Jr 4 0 3 3 10
2013-2014 Latvia U20 WJC-20 D1A 3 0 1 1 8
2014-2015 Minnesota State Univ. (Mankato) NCAA 37 10 18 28 26
2015-2016 Minnesota State Univ. (Mankato) NCAA 41 11 24 35 29
2015-2016 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 10 0 0 0 2 Playoffs 10 0 1 1 0
2016-2017 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 54 7 24 31 20 Playoffs 5 1 0 1 0
2016-2017 Latvia WC 7 1 0 1 6
2016-2017 Latvia (all) International 7 1 0 1 6
2017-2018 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 70 21 24 45 43 Playoffs 3 0 2 2 0
2017-2018 Latvia WC 5 1 2 3 0
2017-2018 Latvia (all) International 5 1 2 3 0
2018-2019 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 45 21 18 39 18
2018-2019 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 28 6 4 10 15 273 62.50 51.01 -1.58 47.84 -2.40 1.10 1.54 Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 Latvia WC 7 1 3 4 6
2018-2019 Latvia (all) International 8 1 3 4 6
2019-2020 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 69 9 13 22 25 881 46.90 50.60 -1.60 50.50 -0.50 0.54 0.95 Playoffs 4 1 0 1 0
2020-2021 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 43 7 15 22 16 535 51.20 44.80 -4.80 46.70 -4.60 0.45 1.79 Playoffs 6 0 0 0 0
2021-2022 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 65 9 19 28 10 797 59.60 51.20 -4.00 48.50 -4.00 0.53 1.73 Playoffs 7 0 1 1 0
2021-2022 Latvia OGQ 3 2 2 4 2
2021-2022 Latvia (all) International 3 2 2 4 2
2022-2023 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 10 0 4 4 10
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Active Contract

Signing Team Pittsburgh Penguins logo
Signing Date July 14, 2021
Signing Status RFA
Agent Ben Hankinson
Standard Contract | 2 Years $4,400,000 2.67% of cap space
2021-2022 2022-2023
Cap Hit $2,200,000 $2,200,000
UFA
AAV $2,200,000 $2,200,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $2,000,000 $2,400,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $2,000,000 $2,400,000
Minors Salary $2,000,000 $2,400,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Pittsburgh Penguins logo
Signing Date July 16, 2019
Signing Status RFA
Agent Ben Hankinson
Standard Contract | 2 Years $1,500,000 0.92% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $750,000 $750,000
RFA
AAV $750,000 $750,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $750,000 $750,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $750,000 $750,000
Minors Salary $750,000 $750,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Pittsburgh Penguins logo
Signing Date July 13, 2018
Signing Status RFA
Agent Chris McAlpine
Standard Contract | 1 Years $650,000 0.82% of cap space
2018-2019
Cap Hit $650,000
RFA
AAV $650,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $650,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $650,000
Minors Salary $0
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Pittsburgh Penguins logo
Signing Date March 22, 2016
Agent Ben Hankinson
Entry Level Contract | 2 Years $1,410,000 0.97% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018
Cap Hit $705,000 $705,000
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $257,500 $182,500
Base Salary $575,000 $650,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $667,500 $742,500
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year