JOE THORNTON #19

Logo of the Florida PanthersFlorida Panthers

Centre, Left Wing
Estimated Career Earnings Tooltip : $110,637,195
BORN: Jul. 2, 1979
BIRTHPLACE: London, Ontario, Canada
NATIONALITY: CanadaCanada
HEIGHT:
6'4"
193cm
WEIGHT:
220 lbs
100kg
SHOOTS:Left
AGE: 43
ELC SIGNING AGE: -
WAIVERS SIGNING AGE: -
DRAFT YEAR: 1997
DRAFTED OVERALL: 1
DRAFT ROUND: 1
DRAFTED BY: Logo of the Boston BruinsBOS
SUMMARY

Joe Thornton is a 43 year old centre who was born on Jul. 2, 1979. He was drafted 1st overall by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has signed 9 contracts worth a total value of $99,300,000. Over a career that spans 24 seasons (with at least 1 NHL GP), he has a total 1539 Pts in 1714 GP, and 134 playoffs Pts in 187 GP.

CONTRACT HISTORY

HISTORICAL SALARY
SEASONSALARY
1997-98$925,000
1998-99$925,000
1999-00$925,000
2000-01$1,550,000
2001-02$1,825,000
2002-03$2,175,000
2003-04$5,500,000
TOTAL$13,825,000
STANDARD CONTRACT
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SIGNED BY: Mike O'Connell
LENGTH: 3 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Boston BruinsBoston Bruins
VALUE: $20,000,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 17.09
SIGNING DATE: Aug. 11, 2005
SOURCE: CapGeek

Joe Thornton signed a 3 year, $20,000,000 contract with the Boston Bruins on Aug. 11, 2005. The contract has a cap hit of $6,666,666.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2005-06$6,666,666$6,666,666$0$0$6,660,000$6,660,000$6,660,000
2006-07$6,666,666$6,666,666$0$0$6,670,000$6,670,000$6,670,000
2007-08$6,666,666$6,666,666$0$0$6,670,000$6,670,000$6,670,000
TOTAL$19,999,998$19,999,998$0$0$20,000,000$20,000,000$20,000,000
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SIGNED BY: Doug Wilson
LENGTH: 3 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose Sharks
VALUE: $21,600,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 14.31
SIGNING DATE: Jul. 1, 2007
SOURCE: CapGeek

Joe Thornton signed a 3 year, $21,600,000 contract with the San Jose Sharks on Jul. 1, 2007. The contract has a cap hit of $7,200,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2008-09NTC$7,200,000$7,200,000$0$0$7,200,000$7,200,000$7,200,000
2009-10NTC$7,200,000$7,200,000$0$0$7,200,000$7,200,000$7,200,000
2010-11NTC$7,200,000$7,200,000$0$0$7,200,000$7,200,000$7,200,000
TOTAL$21,600,000$21,600,000$0$0$21,600,000$21,600,000$21,600,000
CLAUSE SOURCE: CapGeek
STANDARD CONTRACT (EXTENSION)
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SIGNED BY: Doug Wilson
LENGTH: 3 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose Sharks
VALUE: $21,000,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 11.78
SIGNING DATE: Oct. 16, 2010
SOURCE: CapGeek

Joe Thornton signed a 3 year, $21,000,000 contract with the San Jose Sharks on Oct. 16, 2010. The contract has a cap hit of $7,000,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2011-12NMC$7,000,000$7,000,000$0$1,000,000$7,000,000$8,000,000$8,000,000
2012-13NMC$7,000,000$7,000,000$0$1,000,000$6,000,000$7,000,000$7,000,000
2013-14NMC$7,000,000$7,000,000$0$0$6,000,000$6,000,000$6,000,000
TOTAL$21,000,000$21,000,000$0$2,000,000$19,000,000$21,000,000$21,000,000
CLAUSE SOURCE: CapGeek
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SIGNED BY: Doug Wilson
LENGTH: 3 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose Sharks
VALUE: $20,250,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 9.78
SIGNING DATE: Jan. 24, 2014
SOURCE: CapGeek

Joe Thornton signed a 3 year, $20,250,000 contract with the San Jose Sharks on Jan. 24, 2014. The contract has a cap hit of $6,750,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2014-15NMC$6,750,000$6,750,000$0$1,000,000$5,750,000$6,750,000$6,750,000
2015-16NMC$6,750,000$6,750,000$0$0$6,750,000$6,750,000$6,750,000
2016-17NMC$6,750,000$6,750,000$0$0$6,750,000$6,750,000$6,750,000
TOTAL$20,250,000$20,250,000$0$1,000,000$19,250,000$20,250,000$20,250,000
CLAUSE SOURCE: CapGeek
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SIGNED BY: Doug Wilson
LENGTH: 1 YEAR
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose Sharks
VALUE: $8,000,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 10.67
SIGNING DATE: Jul. 2, 2017

Joe Thornton signed a 1 year, $8,000,000 contract with the San Jose Sharks on Jul. 2, 2017. The contract has a cap hit of $8,000,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2017-18NMC$8,000,000$8,000,000$0$1,250,000$6,750,000$8,000,000$8,000,000
TOTAL$8,000,000$8,000,000$0$1,250,000$6,750,000$8,000,000$8,000,000
CLAUSE SOURCE: @KKurzNBCS
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SIGNED BY: Doug Wilson
LENGTH: 1 YEAR
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose Sharks
VALUE: $5,000,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 6.29
SIGNING DATE: Jul. 2, 2018
SOURCE: @KKurzNHL

Joe Thornton signed a 1 year, $5,000,000 contract with the San Jose Sharks on Jul. 2, 2018. The contract has a cap hit of $5,000,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2018-19NMC$5,000,000$5,000,000$0$0$5,000,000$5,000,000$5,000,000
TOTAL$5,000,000$5,000,000$0$0$5,000,000$5,000,000$5,000,000
CLAUSE SOURCE: CapFriendly
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SIGNED BY: Doug Wilson
LENGTH: 1 YEAR
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose Sharks
VALUE: $2,000,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 2.45
SIGNING DATE: Sep. 6, 2019
SOURCE: @KKurzNHL

Joe Thornton signed a 1 year, $2,000,000 contract with the San Jose Sharks on Sep. 6, 2019. The contract has a cap hit of $2,000,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2019-20NMC$2,000,000$2,000,000$0$0$2,000,000$2,000,000$2,000,000
TOTAL$2,000,000$2,000,000$0$0$2,000,000$2,000,000$2,000,000
CLAUSE SOURCE: CapFriendly
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SIGNED BY: Kyle Dubas
LENGTH: 1 YEAR
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Toronto Maple LeafsToronto Maple Leafs
VALUE: $700,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 0.86
SIGNING DATE: Oct. 16, 2020
SOURCE: @MapleLeafs

Joe Thornton signed a 1 year, $700,000 contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs on Oct. 16, 2020. The contract has a cap hit of $700,000.

SEASONCLAUSECAP HITTooltipAAV TooltipP. BONUSESTooltipS. BONUSESTooltipBASE SALARYTooltipTOTAL SALARYTooltipMINORS SALTooltip
2020-21NMC$700,000$700,000$0$0$700,000$700,000$700,000
TOTAL$700,000$700,000$0$0$700,000$700,000$700,000
CLAUSE SOURCE: @PierreVLeBrun
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SIGNED BY: Bill Zito
LENGTH: 1 YEAR
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Logo of the Florida PanthersFlorida Panthers
VALUE: $750,000
C.H.% Tooltip: 0.92
SIGNING DATE: Aug. 13, 2021
SOURCE: CapFriendly

Joe Thornton signed a 1 year, $750,000 contract with the Florida Panthers on Aug. 13, 2021. 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

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CAREER STATS

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SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAP+/-PIMPLAYOFFSGPGAP+/-PIMTOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60TOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60
1993-94Elgin Middlesex Chi. Bantam AAAU15 AAA678385168-45|-------|-------
St. Thomas StarsWOHL6268-2|-------|-------
1994-95St. Thomas StarsWOHL504064104-53|-------|-------
1995-96Sault Ste. Marie GreyhoundsOHL66304676-51|PLAYOFFS411211-------|-------
1996-97Sault Ste. Marie GreyhoundsOHL594181122-123|PLAYOFFS111181924-------|-------
Canada U18Hlinka Gretzky Cup5459-14|-------|-------
Canada U20WJC-207224-0|-------|-------
1997-98Logo of the Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL55347-619|PLAYOFFS600009-------|-------
1998-99Logo of the Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL81162541369|PLAYOFFS1136914-------|-------
1999-00Logo of the Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL81233760-582|-------|-------
2000-01Logo of the Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL72373471-4107|-------|-------
CanadaWC611216|-------|-------
2001-02Logo of the Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL662246687127|PLAYOFFS6246010-------|-------
2002-03Logo of the Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL77366510112109|PLAYOFFS5123-54-------|-------
2003-04Logo of the Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL772350731898|PLAYOFFS7000-64-------|-------
2004-05CanadaWC96101674|-------|-------
DavosSpengler Cup5055-4|-------|-------
CanadaWCup615640|-------|-------
DavosNL40104454-80|PLAYOFFS144212529-------|-------
2005-06Logo of the Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL239243306|-------|-------
Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL582072923155|PLAYOFFS11279-412-------|-------
CanadaOG6123-10|-------|-------
2006-07Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL8222921142444|PLAYOFFS1111011210-------|-------
2007-08Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL822967961859|PLAYOFFS1328103215:471812.370.980.2717.326.48|19:4011.550.380.277.703.41
2008-09Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL822561861656|PLAYOFFS6145-3515:25118.520.670.1812.922.34|15:1801.410.33-0.0512.056.93
2009-10Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL792069891754|PLAYOFFS153912-111815:21128.840.13-0.063.94-0.21|16:1022.720.14-0.27-1.08-6.46
CanadaOG7112-10|-------|-------
2010-11Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL80214970447|PLAYOFFS1831417-51615:2088.860.40-0.179.030.66|16:1532.760.410.228.997.53
2011-12Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL821859771731|PLAYOFFS52352215:521210.560.700.2512.806.75|16:2111.411.731.4219.4718.57
2012-13Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL4873340626|PLAYOFFS1128105214:2945.340.850.3810.495.18|15:0312.131.460.5219.7817.94
DavosSpengler Cup523534|-------|-------
DavosNL33122436643|-------|-------
2013-14Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL821165762032|PLAYOFFS7213-6814:4787.670.970.1622.198.59|13:5110.640.650.403.569.24
2014-15Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL78164965-430|14:5467.340.720.4219.8612.71|-------
2015-16Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL821963822554|PLAYOFFS243182121014:4086.510.940.3713.986.92|16:2012.560.400.179.866.75
2016-17Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL7974350751|PLAYOFFS4022-1014:4835.190.430.179.024.26|15:4200.280.090.3310.7215.52
CanadaWCup611222|-------|-------
2017-18Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL47132336-938|14:4243.58-0.14-0.349.114.29|-------
2018-19Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL73163551820|PLAYOFFS194610-6614:04107.880.440.0715.553.48|14:0641.67-0.69-0.021.503.06
2019-20Logo of the San Jose SharksSan Jose SharksNHL7072431-1934|13:4545.04-0.24-0.035.574.72|-------
2020-21Logo of the Toronto Maple LeafsToronto Maple LeafsNHL4451520614|PLAYOFFS7101-3212:4042.400.41-0.2113.828.33|8:4800.11-0.26-0.691.800.37
DavosSwiss Cup1000-0|-------|-------
DavosNL12561104|-------|-------
2021-22Logo of the Florida PanthersFlorida PanthersNHL345510-1010|PLAYOFFS1000-1010:3422.400.18-0.4816.460.28|6:3700.00-2.78-2.9713.67-0.13
NHL TOTALNHL1714430110915391821272|PLAYOFFS18732102134-36124PLAYOFFS
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