William Nylander

Toronto Maple Leafs logo
Age 26 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 logo

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Transaction History
May 12, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander logged a pair of assists in Thursday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning.
May 10, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander had a goal and two assists in Tuesday's 4-3 Game 5 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning.
May 8, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a pair of goals, including one on the power play, in Sunday's 7-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 4.
May 6, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander, who has been held scoreless in the first two games of Round 1, skated with John Tavares at Friday morning's practice and could start Game 3 in that spot, reports Mark Masters of TSN.
Apr 29, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored twice Friday in a 5-2 win over the Boston Bruins.
Apr 26, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander recorded a pair of assists in Tuesday's 3-0 win over the Detroit Red Wings.
Apr 19, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander had a power-play goal and an even-strength assist in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.
Apr 17, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a power-play goal on six shots and added an assist in Sunday's 4-2 win over the New York Islanders.
Apr 14, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored twice, including the game winner, in a 7-3 victory over the Washington Capitals.
Apr 7, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander had a goal and an assist in Thursday's 4-3 overtime win over the Dallas Stars.
Apr 5, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander (illness) had a goal and an assist -- both on the power play -- in Tuesday's 7-6 overtime loss to the Florida Panthers.
Apr 5, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander (illness) took line rushes in warmups, indicating he'll play Tuesday versus the Florida Panthers, David Alter of The Hockey News reports.
Apr 4, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander (illness) will not play Monday against the Tampa Bay Lightning, David Alter of The Hockey News reports.
Apr 4, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander (illness) will be a game-time decision ahead of Monday's matchup with the Tampa Bay Lightning, David Alter of The Hockey News reports.
Apr 3, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander is dealing with an illness and did not practice Sunday, Amanda Stein of the New Jersey Devils' official site reports.
Mar 31, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored two goals and added an assist, all on the power play, in a 7-3 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday.
Mar 28, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander was shuffled to the third line in Sunday's 5-2 win over the Panthers.
Mar 10, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal and added an assist in a 5-4 overtime loss to Arizona on Thursday.
Feb 28, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal on two shots in Monday's 5-3 win over the Washington Capitals.
Feb 23, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander has just two goals in his last 11 games.
Feb 19, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored twice Saturday in a 6-3 loss to St. Louis.
Feb 14, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander registered two assists, three shots on goal and two blocked shots in Monday's 6-2 win over the Seattle Kraken.
Feb 10, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander notched an assist, two PIM, two blocked shots and a minus-2 rating in Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Calgary Flames.
Feb 7, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander recorded a power-play assist and six shots on goal in Monday's 4-3 overtime win over the Carolina Hurricanes.
Jan 26, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander contributed a goal and an assist in a 4-3 shootout win over the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday.
Jan 19, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander added an assist in a 6-3 loss to the New York Rangers on Wednesday.
Jan 11, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal on two shots in Tuesday's 4-3 shootout win over the Vegas Golden Knights
Jan 9, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander's seven-game point streak came to an end Saturday in a 5-4 overtime loss to the Colorado Avalanche.
Jan 5, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander registered two assists, two shots on net and a plus-3 rating in Wednesday's 4-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers.
Jan 1, 2022 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a pair of goals on three shots and went plus-3 in Saturday's 6-0 win over the Ottawa Senators.
Dec 31, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander cleared COVID-19 protocols and returned to practice Friday.
Dec 24, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander entered the league's COVID-19 protocols Friday.
Dec 14, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander logged an assist and three shots on goal in Tuesday's 5-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers.
Dec 11, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal and added two assists in Saturday's 5-4 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.
Dec 7, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander had a goal and an assist -- both on the power play -- in Tuesday's 5-4 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Dec 5, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander recorded a power-play assist and three shots on goal in Sunday's 6-3 loss to the Winnipeg Jets.
Dec 1, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander had a goal, an assist, six shots and a plus-4 rating in Wednesday's 8-3 win over the Colorado Avalanche.
Nov 28, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored an empty-net goal on four shots and dished an assist in Sunday's 5-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks.
Nov 26, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal on a game-high eight shots and added a power-play assist in Friday's 4-1 win over the San Jose Sharks.
Nov 25, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander recorded an assist, four shots on goal and two PIM in Wednesday's 6-2 win over the Los Angeles Kings.
Nov 13, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander notched two assists in Friday's 2-1 overtime win over the Calgary Flames.
Nov 10, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored twice on five shots in a 3-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday.
Nov 4, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored the game-winning goal in a 2-1 OT victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday.
Nov 2, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored an even-strength goal and added a power-play assist in Tuesday's 4-0 win over the Vegas Golden Knights.
Oct 27, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal on five shots in Wednesday's 3-2 overtime win over the Chicago Blackhawks.
Oct 14, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander provided a power-play goal and an assist in a 3-2 loss to the Ottawa Senators Thursday night.
Oct 13, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal on five shots and had two PIM in Wednesday's 2-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens.
Oct 12, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander will get a chance to kill penalties this season, reports the Toronto Star.
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 Montreal 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 Montreal 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 the Montreal Canadiens 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 the Montreal Canadiens 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 Montreal 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 Montreal Canadiens.
May 8, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal Saturday in a 3-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens.
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 Montreal Canadiens.
Apr 29, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal in Toronto's 4-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks 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 the Montreal Canadiens.
Apr 25, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander produced an assist and six shots in Saturday's 4-1 win over the Winnipeg 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 Vancouver Canucks.
Apr 20, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander (coach's decision) will be in Tuesday's lineup against the Vancouver 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 the Vancouver Canucks, 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 Vancouver Canucks.
Apr 17, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander (not injury related) is expected to play in Sunday's game versus the Vancouver 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 Toronto 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 Montreal 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 Calgary Flames.
Apr 4, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander recorded two assists in Sunday's 4-2 win over the Calgary Flames.
Mar 27, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander had a goal and an assist in Saturday's 4-3 overtime win over the Edmonton Oilers.
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 Ottawa 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 Edmonton 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 Edmonton Oilers.
Feb 27, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a power-play goal in Toronto's 4-0 win over the Edmonton Oilers 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 Calgary Flames.
Feb 18, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander scored a goal and added an assist Thursday in a 7-3 win over the Ottawa Senators.
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 the Vancouver Canucks.
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 Edmonton 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 Edmonton Oilers.
Jan 13, 2021 Toronto Maple Leafs | William Nylander | Nylander delivered two goals and an assist Wednesday in a 5-4 OT win over the Montreal Canadiens.
Dec 1, 2018 Toronto Maple Leafs | Signed C William Nylander to a six-year, $41 million contract extension.
Apr 10, 2016 Toronto Maple Leafs | Assigned C William Nylander to Toronto (AHL).
Feb 29, 2016 Toronto Maple Leafs | Recalled C William Nylander from Toronto (AHL).
Oct 4, 2015 Toronto Maple Leafs | Assigned C William Nylander to Toronto (AHL).
Jan 12, 2015 Toronto Maple Leafs | Assigned C William Nylander to Toronto (AHL).
Oct 6, 2014 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.
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2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

William Nylander
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Toronto Maple Leafs Toronto Maple Leafs logo 81 34 46 80 -9 16 1,125 45.80 55.80 0.80 53.60 0.96 2.13
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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
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 Nationell 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
2021-2022 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 81 34 46 80 16 1,125 45.80 55.80 0.80 53.60 0.96 2.13 Playoffs 7 3 4 7 0
2021-2022 Sweden WC 3 3 2 5 2
2021-2022 Sweden (all) International 3 3 2 5 2
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Active Contract

Signing Team Toronto Maple Leafs logo
Signing Date December 1, 2018
Signing Status RFA
Agent Lewis Gross
Standard Contract | 6 Years $45,089,608 12.46% 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
2023-24 10 Team No Trade

Contract History

Signing Team Toronto Maple Leafs logo
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