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MATT NISKANEN #15

Unsigned

Right Defense
Estimated Career Earnings : $43,254,268
BORN: December 6, 1986
BIRTHPLACE: Virginia, Minnesota, United States
NATIONALITY: United StatesUnited States
HEIGHT:
6'1"
185cm
WEIGHT:
203 lbs
92kg
SHOOTS:Right
AGE: 34
ELC SIGNING AGE: 20
WAIVERS SIGNING AGE: 21
DRAFT YEAR: 2005
DRAFTED OVERALL: 28
DRAFT ROUND: 1
DRAFTED BY: Dallas StarsDAL

CONTRACT HISTORY

ENTRY-LEVEL CONTRACT
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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
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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 (EXTENSION)
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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
STANDARD CONTRACT
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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
2014-15M-NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2015-16M-NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2016-17M-NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2017-18M-NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2018-19M-NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2019-20M-NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2020-21M-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

SALARY PROGRESSION

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SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAP+/-PIMPLAYOFFSGPGAP+/-PIMTOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60TOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60
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|PLAYOFFS16033-21016:2052.27-0.13-0.123.990.06|13:4900.51-0.20-0.23-0.214.55
2008-09Dallas StarsDallas StarsNHL8062935-1152|15:3742.190.010.082.573.36|-------
USAWC912322|-------|-------
2009-10Dallas StarsDallas StarsNHL7431215-1518|15:2131.920.230.323.819.07|-------
2010-11Dallas StarsDallas StarsNHL45066-130|13:3801.440.210.43-0.265.42|-------
Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL18134-220|PLAYOFFS7011-3016:2710.62-0.46-0.563.36-4.93|11:5800.04-1.25-1.236.99-13.79
2011-12Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL7541721947|PLAYOFFS41232615:2412.860.480.1217.096.04|15:2500.131.100.4527.6210.67
2012-13Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL4041014412|PLAYOFFS15022-41117:2241.50-0.10-0.344.803.83|17:1900.320.01-0.114.516.47
2013-14Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh PenguinsNHL811036463351|PLAYOFFS13279-2817:2862.680.450.408.369.47|16:1500.35-0.12-0.568.17-2.25
2014-15Washington CapitalsWashington CapitalsNHL8242731747|PLAYOFFS14044-2018:4123.660.240.005.160.96|21:1500.630.07-0.18-3.78-2.68
2015-16Washington CapitalsWashington CapitalsNHL82527321038|PLAYOFFS120333619:1123.740.390.153.870.67|20:4000.280.31-0.122.21-2.42
2016-17Washington CapitalsWashington CapitalsNHL78534392032|PLAYOFFS1313401917:4344.380.09-0.0412.165.01|19:3400.720.26-0.1610.99-1.64
USAWCup3000-30|-------|-------
2017-18Washington CapitalsWashington CapitalsNHL68722292436|PLAYOFFS241896819:4064.30-0.19-0.01-1.870.94|21:5211.260.250.042.870.60
2018-19Washington CapitalsWashington CapitalsNHL8081725-341|PLAYOFFS70220018:5263.62-0.42-0.15-4.38-4.01|20:3700.09-0.420.27-26.71-7.31
2019-20Philadelphia FlyersPhiladelphia FlyersNHL68825331529|PLAYOFFS151120617:2222.990.350.194.501.06|17:5110.34-0.240.18-5.77-1.67
NHL TOTALNHL94972284356112489|PLAYOFFS14063642-274PLAYOFFS