CHAD RUHWEDEL #2

Logo of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh Penguins

Right Defense
Cap Hit: $800,000
Daily Cap Hit: $4,324
Accumulated Daily Cap Hit Tooltip : $0
Remaining Daily Cap Hit Tooltip : $800,000
Estimated Career Earnings Tooltip : $5,643,395
BORN: May 7, 1990
BIRTHPLACE: San Diego, California, United States
NATIONALITY: United StatesUnited States
HEIGHT:
5'11"
180cm
WEIGHT:
191 lbs
87kg
SHOOTS:Right
AGE: 32
ELC SIGNING AGE: 23
WAIVERS SIGNING AGE: 22
DRAFTED: Undrafted
DRAFTED OVERALL: -
DRAFT ROUND: -
DRAFTED BY: -
SUMMARY

Chad Ruhwedel's salary is $800,000 and his cap hit is $800,000 for the 2022-23 season. He is a 32 year old right defense who was born on May 7, 1990. He has signed 7 contracts worth a total value of $8,875,000. Over a career that spans 10 seasons (with at least 1 NHL GP), he has a total 40 Pts in 265 GP, and 0 playoffs Pts in 25 GP. He will be a UFA at the end of the 2023-24 season when he is 34 years old.

CURRENT CONTRACT

STANDARD CONTRACT (EXTENSION)
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SIGNED BY: Ron Hextall
LENGTH: 2 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh Penguins
VALUE: $1,600,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 0.98
SIGNING DATE: Feb. 19, 2022
SOURCE: CapFriendly

Chad Ruhwedel signed a 2 year, $1,600,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Feb. 19, 2022. The contract has a cap hit of $800,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2022-23$800,000$800,000$0$0$800,000$800,000$800,000
2023-24$800,000$800,000$0$0$800,000$800,000$800,000
TOTAL$1,600,000$1,600,000$0$0$1,600,000$1,600,000$1,600,000

CONTRACT HISTORY

ENTRY-LEVEL CONTRACT
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SIGNED BY: Darcy Regier
LENGTH: 2 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: RFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Buffalo SabresBuffalo Sabres
VALUE: $1,950,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 1.44
SIGNING DATE: Apr. 13, 2013
SOURCE: CapGeek

Chad Ruhwedel signed a 2 year, $1,950,000 contract with the Buffalo Sabres on Apr. 13, 2013. The contract has a cap hit of $925,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2012-13$925,000$975,000$100,000$92,500$832,500$925,000$70,000
2013-14$925,000$975,000$0$92,500$832,500$925,000$70,000
TOTAL$1,850,000$1,950,000$100,000$185,000$1,665,000$1,850,000$140,000
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SIGNED BY: Tim Murray
LENGTH: 2 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA (Group 6)
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Buffalo SabresBuffalo Sabres
VALUE: $1,300,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 0.94
SIGNING DATE: Jul. 16, 2014
SOURCE: CapGeek

Chad Ruhwedel signed a 2 year, $1,300,000 contract with the Buffalo Sabres on Jul. 16, 2014. The contract has a cap hit of $650,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2014-15$650,000$650,000$0$0$625,000$625,000$70,000
2015-16$650,000$650,000$0$0$675,000$675,000$675,000
TOTAL$1,300,000$1,300,000$0$0$1,300,000$1,300,000$745,000
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SIGNED BY: Jim Rutherford
LENGTH: 1 YEAR
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh Penguins
VALUE: $575,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 0.79
SIGNING DATE: Jul. 1, 2016
SOURCE: CapFriendly

Chad Ruhwedel signed a 1 year, $575,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Jul. 1, 2016. The contract has a cap hit of $575,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2016-17$575,000$575,000$0$0$575,000$575,000$250,000
TOTAL$575,000$575,000$0$0$575,000$575,000$250,000
MINIMUM GUARANTEED SALARY: 2016-17: $325,000
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SIGNED BY: Jim Rutherford
LENGTH: 2 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh Penguins
VALUE: $1,300,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 0.87
SIGNING DATE: Jun. 22, 2017
SOURCE: CapFriendly

Chad Ruhwedel signed a 2 year, $1,300,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Jun. 22, 2017. The contract has a cap hit of $650,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2017-18$650,000$650,000$0$0$650,000$650,000$650,000
2018-19$650,000$650,000$0$0$650,000$650,000$650,000
TOTAL$1,300,000$1,300,000$0$0$1,300,000$1,300,000$1,300,000
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SIGNED BY: Jim Rutherford
LENGTH: 2 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh Penguins
VALUE: $1,400,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 0.88
SIGNING DATE: May 23, 2019
SOURCE: CapFriendly

Chad Ruhwedel signed a 2 year, $1,400,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins on May 23, 2019. The contract has a cap hit of $700,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2019-20$700,000$700,000$0$0$700,000$700,000$700,000
2020-21$700,000$700,000$0$0$700,000$700,000$700,000
TOTAL$1,400,000$1,400,000$0$0$1,400,000$1,400,000$1,400,000
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SIGNED BY: Jim Rutherford
LENGTH: 1 YEAR
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh Penguins
VALUE: $750,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 0.92
SIGNING DATE: Aug. 28, 2020
SOURCE: CapFriendly

Chad Ruhwedel signed a 1 year, $750,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Aug. 28, 2020. The contract has a cap hit of $750,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2021-22$750,000$750,000$0$0$750,000$750,000$750,000
TOTAL$750,000$750,000$0$0$750,000$750,000$750,000

SALARY PROGRESSION

CAREER STATS

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SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAP+/-PIMPLAYOFFSGPGAP+/-PIMTOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60TOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60
2008-09Sioux Falls StampedeUSHL55011111230|PLAYOFFS4011-44-------|-------
2009-10Sioux Falls StampedeUSHL58517222055|PLAYOFFS3011-12-------|-------
2010-11UMass-LowellNCAA3221315-810|-------|-------
2011-12UMass-LowellNCAA3761925626|-------|-------
2012-13Logo of the Buffalo SabresBuffalo SabresNHL700000|14:4500.14-1.42-0.79-19.57-6.83|-------
UMass-LowellNCAA41716231620|-------|-------
2013-14Logo of the Buffalo SabresBuffalo SabresNHL21011-32|16:2200.60-0.350.39-14.963.01|-------
Rochester AmericansAHL4742428-122|PLAYOFFS5235-24-------|-------
Rochester AmericansSpengler Cup3000-30|-------|-------
2014-15Logo of the Buffalo SabresBuffalo SabresNHL401130|13:0700.070.311.20-13.1514.78|-------
Rochester AmericansAHL72102636-622|-------|-------
2015-16Logo of the Buffalo SabresBuffalo SabresNHL100000|13:4500.041.651.82-13.69-8.52|-------
Rochester AmericansAHL59101626-1926|-------|-------
2016-17Logo of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL34281098|PLAYOFFS6000-3415:5521.28-0.31-0.57-0.97-2.02|14:1900.20-0.68-0.566.1811.90
Wilkes-BarreScranton PenguinsAHL2841216012|-------|-------
2017-18Logo of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL44235-816|PLAYOFFS12000-2215:4521.840.17-0.016.172.06|13:1000.200.220.014.413.00
2018-19Logo of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL18112-94|15:2510.530.760.557.206.44|-------
Wilkes-BarreScranton PenguinsAHL514582|-------|-------
2019-20Logo of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL41246412|14:1521.31-0.02-0.17-0.23-1.85|-------
2020-21Logo of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL17022314|13:5300.280.520.635.915.15|-------
2021-22Logo of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL784913214|PLAYOFFS70002014:2742.910.770.318.892.66|13:3000.130.04-1.37-16.04-22.64
NHL TOTALNHL265112940170|PLAYOFFS25000-36PLAYOFFS
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