William Nylander

Age 25 May 1, 1996
Calgary CAN
Right Wing shoots right
6'0" 183 cm
196 lbs 89 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2023
Agent Lewis Gross
Draft Year 2014
Drafted Overall 8
Draft Round 1
Draft Team Toronto Maple Leafs

Transaction History
May 31, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal on two shots and added two hits in Monday's 3-1 loss to the Canadiens in Game 7.
May 27, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander notched a pair of assists and four shots on goal in Thursday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Canadiens in Game 5.
May 25, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal on his only shot of the game Tuesday in a 4-0 win over Montreal in Game 4.
May 24, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal on two shots in Monday's 2-1 win over Montreal in Game 3.
May 22, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a power-play goal on four shots and added an assist in Saturday's 5-1 win over the Canadiens in Game 2.
May 21, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | Alex Galchenyuk | Galchenyuk skated on the second line with William Nylander and Nick Foligno during Friday's practice, reports TSN.ca.
May 20, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal on four shots, added two hits and served two PIM in Thursday's 2-1 loss to the Canadiens.
May 8, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal Saturday in a 3-2 win over Montreal.
May 6, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander notched an assist and four shots on goal in Thursday's 5-2 win over the Canadiens.
Apr 29, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal in Toronto's 4-1 win over Vancouver on Thursday.
Apr 28, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a power-play goal on two shots Wednesday in a 4-1 win over Montreal.
Apr 25, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander produced an assist and six shots in Saturday's 4-1 win over the Jets.
Apr 20, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander provided a pair of assists and six shots on goal in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to the Canucks.
Apr 20, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander (coach's decision) will be in Tuesday's lineup against the Canucks, Mark Masters of TSN.ca reports.
Apr 19, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander (coach's decision) was late for a team meeting and will not play in Tuesday's game against Vancouver, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
Apr 18, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal on three shots and added an assist in Sunday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Canucks.
Apr 17, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander (not injury related) is expected to play in Sunday's game versus the Canucks, Mark Masters of TSN.ca reports.
Apr 16, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander was removed from the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols list Friday, Kristen Shilton of TSN.ca reports.
Apr 15, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | If Nylander returns another negative COVID-19 test Thursday, he'll be eligible to rejoin the Maple Leafs on Friday, (NHL).com's Dave McCarthy reports.
Apr 9, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander (COVID-19 protocols) will miss at least three more games, Jonas Siegel of The Athletic reports.
Apr 7, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander won't play in Wednesday's game against the Canadiens due to the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol.
Apr 5, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander recorded two assists, two shots on net and a plus-2 rating in Monday's 5-3 win over the Flames.
Apr 4, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander recorded two assists in Sunday's 4-2 win over the Flames.
Mar 27, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander had a goal and an assist in Saturday's 4-3 overtime win over Edmonton.
Mar 14, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander recorded an assist and two shots on goal in Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Senators.
Mar 13, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander picked up a goal in Saturday's 5-2 loss to Winnipeg.
Mar 3, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal on three shots in a 6-1 win over the Oilers on Wednesday.
Mar 1, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal on three shots and added a power-play assist in Monday's 3-0 win over the Oilers.
Feb 27, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a power-play goal in Toronto's 4-0 win over Edmonton on Saturday.
Feb 24, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored twice on six shots in Wednesday's 2-1 overtime win over the Flames.
Feb 18, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal and added an assist Thursday in a 7-3 win over Ottawa.
Feb 11, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander has been held off the score sheet in the Leafs' last three games.
Feb 4, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander doled out three assists and was plus-2 in Thursday's 7-3 win over Vancouver.
Jan 28, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal on a team-high five shots and added two PIM in Thursday's 4-3 win over the Oilers.
Jan 22, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander picked up two assists, one on the power play, in Friday's 4-2 win over the Oilers.
Jan 13, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander delivered two goals and an assist Wednesday in a 5-4 OT win over Montreal.
Dec 1, 2018 Toronto Maple Leafs | signed C William Nylander to a six-year, $41 million contract extension.
Apr 10, 2016 Assigned Toronto Maple Leafs | assigned C William Nylander to Toronto (AHL).
Feb 29, 2016 Recalled Toronto Maple Leafs | recalled C William Nylander from Toronto (AHL).
Oct 4, 2015 Assigned Toronto Maple Leafs | assigned C William Nylander to Toronto (AHL).
Jan 12, 2015 Assigned Toronto Maple Leafs | assigned C William Nylander to Toronto (AHL).
Oct 6, 2014 Assigned Toronto Maple Leafs | assigned C William Nylander to Modo (Sweden).
Aug 18, 2014 Toronto Maple Leafs | signed RW William Nylander to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2020-2021 Regular Season Stats

William Nylander
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Toronto Maple Leafs 51 17 25 42 10 16 676 58.80 57.00 2.60 53.10 2.90 0.98 2.31
William Nylander Stats by Elite Prospects William Nylander 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 Team Maryland 13U AAA AYHL 13U 28 25 26 51 12
2010-2011 Chicago Mission 14U AAA T1EHL 14U 29 34 27 61 8
2011-2012 SDE HF J18 J18 Region 18 12 14 26 14
2011-2012 Stockholm TV-Pucken 8 7 10 17 14
2011-2012 Sweden U16 (all) International-Jr 7 4 7 11 4
2011-2012 Södertälje SK J18 J18 Allsvenskan 9 7 5 12 2
2011-2012 Södertälje SK J20 J20 Nationell 8 1 3 4 2 Playoffs 4 0 5 5 0
2011-2012 Södertälje SK U16 U16 SM 3 3 4 7 4
2011-2012 Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 3 0 0 0 4
2012-2013 Södertälje SK J20 J20 Nationell 27 15 28 43 14
2012-2013 Södertälje SK J18 J18 Region 1 2 1 3 2
2012-2013 Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 10 4 2 6 4
2012-2013 Sweden U17 WHC-17 6 2 8 10 2
2012-2013 Södertälje SK HockeyAllsvenskan 8 4 2 6 2
2012-2013 Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 3 2 3 5 2
2012-2013 Sweden U18 WJC-18 5 2 1 3 2
2012-2013 Södertälje SK HockeyAllsvenskan 10 2 1 3 4
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 15 12 15 27 6
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Sweden U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 4 4 2 6 4
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Rögle BK HockeyAllsvenskan 18 4 4 8 10
Draft Yr 2013-2014 MoDo Hockey SHL 22 1 6 7 6 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
Draft Yr 2013-2014 MoDo Hockey J20 J20 Nationell 3 0 3 3 4 Playoffs 5 3 5 8 0
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Södertälje SK HockeyAllsvenskan 17 11 8 19 6
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Sweden U18 WJC-18 7 6 10 16 0
2014-2015 MoDo Hockey SHL 21 8 12 20 6
2014-2015 Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 12 5 13 18 2
2014-2015 Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 3 7 10 0
2014-2015 Toronto Marlies AHL 37 14 18 32 4 Playoffs 5 0 3 3 0
2015-2016 Toronto Marlies AHL 38 18 27 45 10 Playoffs 14 7 4 11 0
2015-2016 Sweden U20 WJC-20 1 1 0 1 0
2015-2016 Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 2 1 1 2 0
2015-2016 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 22 6 7 13 4 279 52.94 45.60 -0.48 52.52 3.96 0.86 1.72
2016-2017 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 81 22 39 61 32 1,052 49.37 52.72 3.86 53.00 2.86 0.63 1.77 Playoffs 6 1 3 4 0
2016-2017 Sweden WC 10 7 7 14 2
2016-2017 Sweden (all) International 10 7 7 14 2
2017-2018 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 82 20 41 61 10 1,136 62.28 48.97 -1.92 50.96 0.36 0.63 2.38 Playoffs 7 1 3 4 0
2018-2019 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 54 7 20 27 16 710 55.00 54.51 4.28 56.06 4.30 0.51 1.78 Playoffs 7 1 2 3 0
2018-2019 Sweden WC 8 5 13 18 0
2018-2019 Sweden (all) International 8 5 13 18 0
2019-2020 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 68 31 28 59 12 979 51.60 54.60 4.10 54.60 3.30 1.10 2.33 Playoffs 5 2 2 4 0
2020-2021 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 51 17 25 42 16 676 58.80 57.00 2.60 53.10 2.90 0.98 2.31 Playoffs 7 5 3 8 0
William Nylander Stats by Elite Prospects | William Nylander Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date December 1, 2018
Signing Status RFA
Agent Lewis Gross
Standard Contract | 6 Years $45,089,608 12.61% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Cap Hit $10,277,778 $6,962,366 $6,962,366 $6,962,366 $6,962,366 $6,962,366
UFA
AAV $10,277,778 $6,962,366 $6,962,366 $6,962,366 $6,962,366 $6,962,366
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $10,000,000 $700,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000
Signing Bonuses $2,000,000 $8,300,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000
Total Salary $12,000,000 $9,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
Minors Salary $12,000,000 $9,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
Clauses M-NTC
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out
2023-24 10 Team No Trade

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date August 18, 2014
Agent Lewis Gross
Entry Level Contract | 4 Years $3,607,501 1.34% of cap space
2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018
Cap Hit $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 $894,167
RFA
AAV $1,775,000 $1,744,167 $1,744,167 $1,744,167
Performance Bonuses $0 $850,000 $850,000 $850,000
Base Salary $0 $832,500 $832,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0
Total Salary $0 $925,000 $925,000 $832,500
Minors Salary $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year