William Carrier Vegas Golden Knights logo

Age 27 Dec 20, 1994
LaSalle CAN
Left Wing shoots left
6'2" 188 cm
218 lbs 99 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2022
Agent Philippe Lecavalier
Draft Year 2013
Drafted Overall 57
Draft Round 2
Draft Team St. Louis Blues logo

Transaction History
May 17, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier posted nine goals and 20 points in 63 appearances in 2021-22.
Apr 26, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier scored a goal on three shots and added four hits in Tuesday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Stars.
Apr 24, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier scored a goal on three shots and added three hits in Sunday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Sharks.
Apr 24, 2022 Activated Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (lower body) was activated from injured reserve for Sunday's tilt with San Jose.
Apr 12, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (lower body) was placed on long-term injured reserve Tuesday, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Apr 11, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (lower body) will not travel for the Golden Knights' road trip, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Apr 6, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (lower body) is not close to returning to the Golden Knights' lineup, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Mar 30, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (lower body) is not in the lineup Wednesday versus the Kraken, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Mar 26, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier was forced out of Saturday's matchup with the Blackhawks due to a lower-body injury, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Mar 16, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier notched an assist and two PIM in Tuesday's 7-3 loss to the Jets.
Mar 8, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (illness) is in Tuesday's lineup against the Flyers, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Mar 8, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier was ruled a game-time call for Tuesday's contest against Philadelphia due to illness, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Mar 4, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier notched an assist and four hits in Friday's 5-4 win over the Ducks.
Mar 1, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (undisclosed) is expected to play Tuesday versus the Sharks, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Mar 1, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier was ruled a game-time call Tuesday due to an undisclosed injury, per David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal.
Feb 25, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier scored a goal on six shots and added two hits in Friday's 3-1 loss to the Coyotes.
Feb 8, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier logged an assist in Tuesday's 4-0 win over the Oilers.
Jan 29, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier scored a goal on four shots, dished an assist and went plus-2 in Saturday's 3-2 shootout win over the Lightning.
Jan 26, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier notched an assist, four hits and two shots on goal in Tuesday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Hurricanes.
Jan 20, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier produced an assist, five shots on goal and two hits in Thursday's 4-3 overtime win over the Canadiens.
Jan 17, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (upper body) is in Monday's lineup against the Penguins, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Jan 11, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (upper body) won't play Tuesday versus the Maple Leafs, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Jan 8, 2022 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (upper body) won't return to Saturday's game versus the Blackhawks, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Dec 29, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier notched an assist, two shots on goal and two hits in Tuesday's 6-3 win over the Kings.
Dec 18, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier notched an assist, two shots on goal and two hits in Friday's 3-2 shootout win over the Rangers.
Dec 16, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier scored a goal in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Devils.
Dec 3, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier registered an assist in Friday's 7-1 win over the Coyotes.
Dec 1, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier scored a goal on three shots while adding two hits and two PIM in Wednesday's 6-5 loss to the Ducks.
Nov 24, 2021 Activated Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (COVID-19 protocols) has been activated from the non-roster list and will play Wednesday versus the Predators, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Nov 15, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier has been placed in the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Nov 13, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (undisclosed) will not play Saturday against Vancouver, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Nov 11, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (undisclosed) won't play Thursday against the Wild, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Nov 9, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier produced two assists, two hits and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 4-2 win over the Kraken.
Nov 4, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier registered a goal on four shots and added two hits Thursday in a 5-1 win over Ottawa.
Oct 29, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier scored a goal on two shots in Friday's 5-4 shootout win over the Ducks.
Oct 29, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (lower body) will be in Friday's lineup against the Ducks, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Oct 29, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (lower body) will be a game-time decision for Friday night's matchup with Anaheim, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Oct 27, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (lower body) needed help off the ice after a blocking shot in the second period of Wednesday's game versus the Stars, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Oct 20, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (concussion) will be in action versus St. Louis on Wednesday, Steve Carp of VegasHockeyNow.com reports.
Oct 14, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (concussion) won't play Thursday versus the Kings, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Oct 12, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (concussion) is expected to remain sidelined versus Seattle on Tuesday, per David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal.
Oct 11, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier was placed in the (NHL)'s concussion protocol Monday, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Oct 5, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier exited Tuesday's game versus the Avalanche after he was cut by a skate, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Jun 10, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier scored a goal on two shots and went plus-2 in Thursday's 6-3 win over the Avalanche in Game 6.
Jun 6, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier produced an assist, two shots on goal and two hits in Sunday's 5-1 win over the Avalanche in Game 4.
May 20, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier notched an assist, two shots on goal and two hits in Thursday's 5-2 win over the Wild in Game 3.
May 12, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier scored a goal on three shots, dished an assist and went plus-3 in Wednesday's 6-0 win over the Sharks.
May 8, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier managed an assist, three hits and two PIM in Saturday's 4-1 win over the Blues.
Apr 24, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier scored a goal and added two hits in Saturday's 5-1 win over the Ducks.
Apr 18, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier provided an assist in Sunday's 5-2 win over the Ducks.
Apr 9, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier netted a goal on four shots, doled out three hits and added two PIM in Friday's 7-4 win over the Coyotes.
Apr 7, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier posted an assist in Wednesday's 3-1 loss to the Blues.
Apr 5, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier scored a goal and dished an assist in Monday's 6-1 win over the Blues.
Apr 1, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier notched an assist and two hits in Thursday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Wild.
Mar 29, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier produced an assist and two hits in Monday's 4-1 win over the Kings.
Mar 19, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier scored a goal on two shots in Friday's 4-2 win over the Kings.
Mar 16, 2021 Activated Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (undisclosed) was activated from injured reserve Tuesday, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Mar 15, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (undisclosed) was placed on the injured reserve Monday, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Mar 15, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier (undisclosed) won't play in Monday's game versus the Sharks, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Mar 12, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier missed Wednesday's loss to Minnesota with an undisclosed injury, Jesse Granger of The Athletic reports.
Mar 5, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier recorded an assist in Friday's 5-4 overtime win over the Sharks.
Feb 9, 2021 Vegas Golden Knights | William Carrier | Carrier produced an assist, four hits and two shots on goal in Tuesday's 5-4 win over the Ducks.
Feb 27, 2020 Vegas Golden Knights | signed LW William Carrier to a four-year, $5.6 million contract extension.
Jan 7, 2019 Injured Vegas Golden Knights | placed LW William Carrier on IR.
Jul 23, 2018 Vegas Golden Knights | re-signed LW William Carrier to a two-year, $1.45 million contract.
Apr 2, 2018 Activated Vegas Golden Knights | activated LW William Carrier from injured reserve.
Jan 4, 2018 Activated Vegas Golden Knights | activated LW William Carrier from injured reserve.
Mar 25, 2017 Activated Buffalo Sabres | activated LW William Carrier from injured reserve.
Jan 20, 2017 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned LW William Carrier to Rochester (AHL).
Nov 27, 2016 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | recalled LW William Carrier from Rochester (AHL).
Nov 26, 2016 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned LW William Carrier to Rochester (AHL).
Nov 4, 2016 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | recalled LW William Carrier from Rochester (AHL).
Oct 1, 2016 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned LW William Carrier to Rochester (AHL).
Sep 26, 2014 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned LW William Carrier to Rochester (AHL).
Aug 20, 2013 St. Louis Blues | signed LW William Carrier to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

William Carrier
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Vegas Golden Knights Vegas Golden Knights logo 63 9 11 20 7 34 709 56.70 56.50 5.20 56.20 3.60 0.76 1.69
William Carrier Stats by Elite Prospects William Carrier 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
2008-2009 Lac St-Louis Lions M15 AAA QM15AA 21 19 16 35 22
2009-2010 Lac St-Louis Lions QM18AAA 3 0 0 0 2
2009-2010 Lac St-Louis Royals Espoir QM17E 22 18 13 31 30
2010-2011 Cape Breton Eagles QMJHL 61 8 4 12 54 Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
2010-2011 Canada Qu├ębec U17 WHC-17 6 2 3 5 10
2011-2012 Cape Breton Eagles QMJHL 66 27 43 70 65 Playoffs 4 3 3 6 0
2011-2012 Canada U18 WJC-18 7 0 0 0 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Cape Breton Eagles QMJHL 34 16 26 42 41
Draft Yr 2012-2013 QMJHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 2 0 0 0 0
2013-2014 Cape Breton Eagles QMJHL 39 12 29 41 42
2013-2014 Drummondville Voltigeurs QMJHL 27 10 14 24 45 Playoffs 4 1 3 4 0
2013-2014 QMJHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 1 0 0 0 2
2014-2015 Rochester Americans AHL 63 7 14 21 38
2015-2016 Rochester Americans AHL 56 13 17 30 48
2016-2017 Rochester Americans AHL 8 3 2 5 6
2016-2017 Buffalo Sabres NHL 41 5 3 8 21 363 47.83 50.48 1.04 50.64 4.15 0.83 1.32
2017-2018 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 37 1 2 3 19 321 42.11 51.21 1.13 54.36 2.20 0.19 0.56 Playoffs 10 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 54 8 1 9 29 528 45.16 56.11 2.15 56.52 2.60 0.91 1.02 Playoffs 7 0 0 0 0
2019-2020 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 71 7 12 19 39 687 51.70 55.40 0.30 53.40 -1.70 0.61 1.66 Playoffs 20 2 1 3 0
2020-2021 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 52 6 9 15 16 515 50.00 51.60 -2.10 53.00 0.20 0.70 1.75 Playoffs 19 1 2 3 0
2021-2022 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 63 9 11 20 34 709 56.70 56.50 5.20 56.20 3.60 0.76 1.69
William Carrier Stats by Elite Prospects | William Carrier Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Vegas Golden Knights logo
Signing Date February 27, 2020
Signing Status RFA
Agent Philippe Lecavalier
Standard Contract | 4 Years $5,600,000 1.70% of cap space
2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Cap Hit $1,400,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000
UFA
AAV $1,400,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $700,000 $1,100,000 $1,750,000 $1,750,000
Signing Bonuses $300,000 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $1,000,000 $1,100,000 $1,750,000 $1,750,000
Minors Salary $1,000,000 $1,100,000 $1,750,000 $1,750,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Vegas Golden Knights logo
Signing Date July 23, 2018
Signing Status RFA
Agent Kent Hughes
Standard Contract | 2 Years $1,450,000 0.91% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020
Cap Hit $725,000 $725,000
RFA
AAV $725,000 $725,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $725,000 $725,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $725,000 $725,000
Minors Salary $725,000 $725,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team St. Louis Blues logo
Signing Date August 19, 2013
Entry Level Contract | 5 Years $3,519,167 1.15% of cap space
2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018
Cap Hit $740,833 $710,833 $689,167 $689,167 $689,167
RFA
AAV $908,333 $878,333 $856,667 $856,667 $856,667
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $260,000 $160,000 $82,500
Base Salary $0 $0 $575,000 $650,000 $750,000
Signing Bonuses $90,000 $90,000 $92,500 $0 $0
Total Salary $0 $0 $667,500 $650,000 $750,000
Minors Salary $0 $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year