MATT NISKANEN #15

Philadelphia FlyersPhiladelphia Flyers

Right Defense
Cap Hit: $5,750,000
Daily Cap Hit: $30,914
Accumulated Daily Cap Hit : $0
Remaining Daily Cap Hit : $5,750,000
Estimated Career Earnings : $43,254,268
BORN: December 6, 1986
BIRTHPLACE: Virginia, Minnesota, United States
NATIONALITY: United States
HEIGHT: 6' 1 (185 cm)
WEIGHT: 203 lbs (92 kg)
SHOOTS:Right
AGE: 32
ELC SIGNING AGE: 20
WAIVERS SIGNING AGE: 21
DRAFT YEAR: 2005
DRAFTED OVERALL: 28
DRAFT ROUND: 1
DRAFTED BY: DAL

CURRENT CONTRACT

STANDARD CONTRACT
COMPARE THIS CONTRACT
LENGTH: 7 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Washington CapitalsWashington Capitals
VALUE: $40,250,000
C.H.% : 8.33
SIGNING DATE: July 1, 2014
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2014-15Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2015-16Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2016-17Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2017-18Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2018-19Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2019-20Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2020-21Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
TOTAL$40,250,000$40,250,000$0$0$40,250,000$40,250,000$40,250,000
CLAUSE DETAILS: Player submits a 15 team no trade list from 2014-15 to 2017-18; Player submits a 10 team no trade list from 2018-19 to 2020-21.
CLAUSE SOURCE: CapFriendly

CONTRACT HISTORY

ENTRY-LEVEL CONTRACT
COMPARE THIS CONTRACT
LENGTH: 3 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: RFA
SIGNING TEAM: Dallas StarsDallas Stars
VALUE: $2,550,000
C.H.% : 1.53
SIGNING DATE: March 19, 2007
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2007-08$675,000$850,000$265,000$0$585,000$585,000$62,500
2008-09$675,000$850,000$215,000$0$635,000$635,000$62,500
2009-10$675,000$850,000$45,000$0$805,000$805,000$62,500
TOTAL$2,025,000$2,550,000$525,000$0$2,025,000$2,025,000$187,500
STANDARD CONTRACT
COMPARE THIS CONTRACT
LENGTH: 2 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: RFA
SIGNING TEAM: Dallas StarsDallas Stars
VALUE: $3,000,000
C.H.% : 2.53
SIGNING DATE: September 16, 2010
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2010-11$1,500,000$1,500,000$0$0$1,250,000$1,250,000$1,250,000
2011-12$1,500,000$1,500,000$0$0$1,750,000$1,750,000$1,750,000
TOTAL$3,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$3,000,000$3,000,000$3,000,000
STANDARD CONTRACT
COMPARE THIS CONTRACT
LENGTH: 2 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh Penguins
VALUE: $4,600,000
C.H.% : 3.83
SIGNING DATE: June 29, 2012
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2012-13$2,300,000$2,300,000$0$0$2,100,000$2,100,000$2,100,000
2013-14$2,300,000$2,300,000$0$0$2,500,000$2,500,000$2,500,000
TOTAL$4,600,000$4,600,000$0$0$4,600,000$4,600,000$4,600,000

SALARY PROGRESSION

CURRENT SEASON STATS

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SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAP+/-PIMPLAYOFFSGPGAP+/-PIM
2018-19Washington CapitalsWashington CapitalsNHL8081725-341|PLAYOFFS702200

CAREER STATS

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SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAP+/-PIMPLAYOFFSGPGAP+/-PIM
2003-04VirginiaMountain Iron-Buhl HighUSHS-MN-243761--|
2004-05VirginiaMountain Iron-Buhl HighUSHS-MN29273865-34|
2005-06USA U20WJC-20700006|
Univ. of Minnesota-DuluthNCAA3811314-1040|
2006-07Iowa StarsAHL13033-46|PLAYOFFS12257-710
Univ. of Minnesota-DuluthNCAA3992231-1642|
2007-08Dallas StarsDallas StarsNHL78719262236|PLAYOFFS16033-210
2008-09Dallas StarsDallas StarsNHL8062935-1152|
USAWC912322|
2009-10Dallas StarsDallas StarsNHL7431215-1518|
2010-11Dallas StarsDallas StarsNHL45066-130|
Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL18134-220|PLAYOFFS7011-30
2011-12Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL7541721947|PLAYOFFS412326
2012-13Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL4041014412|PLAYOFFS15022-411
2013-14Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL811036463351|PLAYOFFS13279-28
2014-15Washington CapitalsWashington CapitalsNHL8242731747|PLAYOFFS14044-20
2015-16Washington CapitalsWashington CapitalsNHL82527321038|PLAYOFFS1203336
2016-17Washington CapitalsWashington CapitalsNHL78534392032|PLAYOFFS13134019
USAWCup3000-30|
2017-18Washington CapitalsWashington CapitalsNHL68722292436|PLAYOFFS2418968
2018-19Washington CapitalsWashington CapitalsNHL8081725-341|PLAYOFFS702200
2019-20Washington CapitalsWashington CapitalsNHL------|
Philadelphia FlyersPhiladelphia FlyersNHL------|
NHL TOTALNHL8816425932397460|PLAYOFFS12553540-268