GEORGE MCPHEE

Vegas Golden KnightsVegas Golden Knights

President of Hockey Operations
Alternate Governor
BORN: July 2, 1958
AGE: 61
BIRTHPLACE: Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Staff History

TEAMPOSITIONDATE SPANAGE SPANDURATION
Vancouver CanucksDirector of Hockey OperationsJul 1, 1991 - Jun 8, 199732 - 385 Years, 11 Months, 7 Days
Vancouver CanucksVice President of Hockey OperationsJul 1, 1991 - Jun 8, 199732 - 385 Years, 11 Months, 7 Days
Washington CapitalsGeneral ManagerJun 9, 1997 - Apr 26, 201438 - 5516 Years, 10 Months, 17 Days
Washington CapitalsVice President of Hockey OperationsJun 9, 1997 - Apr 26, 201438 - 5516 Years, 10 Months, 17 Days
New York IslandersSenior Advisor to the General ManagerSep 23, 2015 - Jul 12, 201657 - 589 Months, 19 Days
Vegas Golden KnightsGeneral ManagerJul 13, 2016 - Sep 1, 201958 - 613 Years, 1 Month, 19 Days
Vegas Golden KnightsPresident of Hockey OperationsJul 13, 2016 - Present58 - 3 Years, 4 Months, 28 Days

GM Player History

SIGNINGS SIGNINGS VALUE DRAFTED TRADES
217$1,173,752,600169103
Type
Signing Status
PLAYERTEAMSIGNING DATETYPELENGTHCAP HITVALUE
PLAYERTEAMYEARROUNDOVERALL
DATETRADE DETAILS
Jul 29, 2019
New Jersey Devils Acquire:
New Jersey Devils
Nikita Gusev · $0$0$0 (Signing Rights)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
2020 3rd round pick (NJD)
2021 2nd round pick (NJD)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
Jul 23, 2019
Toronto Maple Leafs Acquire:
Toronto Maple Leafs
David Clarkson · $5,250,000$5,250,000$3,250,000
2020 4th round pick (VGK)
Sum: $5,250,000$5,250,000$3,250,000
Change: +$5,250,000+$4,500,000+$3,250,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
Garret Sparks · $0$750,000$750,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$750,000$750,000
Change: -$5,250,000-$4,500,000+$750,000
Jun 28, 2019
Buffalo Sabres Acquire:
Buffalo Sabres
Colin Miller · $3,875,000$3,875,000$3,875,000
Sum: $3,875,000$3,875,000$3,875,000
Change: +$3,875,000+$3,875,000+$3,875,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
2021 2nd round pick (STL)
2022 5th round pick (BUF)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$3,875,000-$3,875,000$0
Jun 27, 2019
Carolina Hurricanes Acquire:
Carolina Hurricanes
Erik Haula · $2,750,000$2,750,000$2,750,000
Sum: $2,750,000$2,750,000$2,750,000
Change: +$2,750,000+$2,030,000+$2,750,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
Nicolas Roy · $0$720,000$67,500 (AHL/JR)
2021 conditional 5th round pick* (CAR)
*Conditions: Vegas receives the 2021 5th round draft pick if Haula is on the Hurricanes' roster past the 2019-20 season, and/or if Carolina trades Haula for one of the following: a player, multiple draft picks, or a draft pick in rounds 1 to 5. If no condition is met, no pick will be transferred.
Sum: $0$720,000$67,500
Change: -$2,750,000-$2,030,000+$67,500
Jun 22, 2019
San Jose Sharks Acquire:
San Jose Sharks
2019 3rd round pick (WPG - #82 - Michael Vukojevic)
2019 2nd round pick (VGK - #48 - Artemi Kniazev)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
2019 2nd round pick (PHI - #41 - Kaedan Korczak)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
Feb 25, 2019
Ottawa Senators Acquire:
Ottawa Senators
Oscar Lindberg · $1,700,000$1,700,000$1,800,000
Erik Brännström · $0$894,166$70,000 (AHL/JR)
2020 2nd round pick (DAL)
Sum: $1,700,000$2,594,166$1,870,000
Change: -$5,650,000-$4,755,834-$5,480,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
Mark Stone · $7,350,000$7,350,000$7,350,000
Tobias Lindberg · $0$0$0
Sum: $7,350,000$7,350,000$7,350,000
Change: +$5,650,000+$4,755,834+$5,480,000
Jan 21, 2019
Minnesota Wild Acquire:
Minnesota Wild
Brad Hunt · $650,000$650,000$650,000
2019 6th round pick (VGK - #172 - Nikita Nesterenko)
Sum: $650,000$650,000$650,000
Change: +$650,000+$650,000+$650,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
2019 conditional 5th round pick* (MIN - #135 - Isaiah Saville)
*Conditions: Minnesota agreed to trade Vegas the better pick between Minnesota's own 2019 fifth round draft pick and Washington's 2019 fifth round pick (previously acquired by Minnesota)

Result: Vegas will receive Minnesota's 2019 5th round pick.
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$650,000-$650,000$0
Jan 4, 2019
Winnipeg Jets Acquire:
Winnipeg Jets
Jimmy Oligny · $0$650,000$75,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$650,000$75,000
Change: $0+$650,000+$75,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
Future Considerations
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0-$650,000$0
Sep 10, 2018
Montreal Canadiens Acquire:
Montreal Canadiens
Tomas Tatar ($500,000 retained - 9.4%) · $4,800,000$4,800,000$4,981,132
Nick Suzuki · $0$894,166$70,000 (AHL/JR)
2019 2nd round pick (CBJ - #50 - Samuel Fagemo)
Sum: $4,800,000$5,694,166$5,051,132
Change: +$750,000+$1,644,166+$551,132
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
Max Pacioretty ($450,000 retained - 10%) · $4,050,000$4,050,000$4,500,000
Sum: $4,050,000$4,050,000$4,500,000
Change: -$750,000-$1,644,166-$551,132
Jun 23, 2018
Pittsburgh Penguins Acquire:
Pittsburgh Penguins
2019 7th round pick (VGK - #203 - Valtteri Puustinen)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
2018 7th round pick (PIT - #208 - Jordan Kooy)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
Feb 26, 2018
Detroit Red Wings Acquire:
Detroit Red Wings
2019 2nd round pick (NYI - #54 - Robert Mastrosimone)
2018 1st round pick (VGK - #30 - Joseph Veleno)
2021 3rd round pick (VGK)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$4,800,000-$4,800,000-$6,000,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
Tomas Tatar · $4,800,000$4,800,000$6,000,000
Sum: $4,800,000$4,800,000$6,000,000
Change: +$4,800,000+$4,800,000+$6,000,000
Feb 26, 2018
Vancouver Canucks Acquire:
Vancouver Canucks
Brendan Leipsic · $650,000$650,000$650,000
Sum: $650,000$650,000$650,000
Change: -$275,000-$275,000+$580,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
Philip Holm · $0$925,000$70,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$925,000$70,000
Change: -$650,000+$275,000-$580,000
Feb 23, 2018
Ottawa Senators Acquire:
Ottawa Senators
From PIT:
Ian Cole · $2,100,000$2,100,000$2,500,000
Filip Gustavsson · $0$775,833$0 (AHL/JR)
2018 1st round pick (PIT - #22 - K'Andre Miller)
2019 3rd round pick (PIT - #83 - Anttoni Honka)
Sum: $2,100,000$2,875,833$2,500,000
Change: -$2,900,000-$2,760,000+$2,500,000
Pittsburgh Penguins Acquire:
Pittsburgh Penguins
From VGK:
Derick Brassard ($2,000,000 retained - 40%) · $3,000,000$3,000,000$0
Tobias Lindberg · $0$693,333$735,000 (AHL/JR)
From OTT:
Vincent Dunn · $0$635,833$650,000 (AHL/JR)
2018 3rd round pick (OTT - #64 - Justus Annunen)
Sum: $3,000,000$4,329,166$0
Change: -$225,000+$328,333-$135,115,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
From OTT:
Derick Brassard · $5,000,000$5,000,000$3,500,000
From PIT:
Ryan Reaves · $1,125,000$1,125,000$1,125,000
2018 4th round pick (VAN - #99 - Slava Demin)
Sum: $6,125,000$6,125,000$4,625,000
Change: +$3,125,000+$2,431,667+$4,625,000
Feb 5, 2018
Los Angeles Kings Acquire:
Los Angeles Kings
Future Considerations
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0-$650,000-$60,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
Zachary Leslie · $0$650,000$60,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$650,000$60,000
Change: $0+$650,000+$60,000
Oct 6, 2017
Toronto Maple Leafs Acquire:
Toronto Maple Leafs
Calvin Pickard · $0$1,000,000$1,075,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$1,000,000$1,075,000
Change: $0+$306,667+$1,005,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
Tobias Lindberg · $0$693,333$70,000 (AHL/JR)
2018 6th round pick (TOR - #180 - Peter Diliberatore)
Sum: $0$693,333$70,000
Change: -$1,000,000-$306,667-$1,005,000
Jul 4, 2017
Carolina Hurricanes Acquire:
Carolina Hurricanes
Marcus Krüger · $2,775,000$2,775,000$3,475,000
Sum: $2,775,000$2,775,000$3,475,000
Change: +$2,775,000+$2,775,000+$3,475,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
2018 5th round pick (CAR - #135 - Brandon Kruse)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$2,775,000-$2,775,000-$3,475,000
Jul 2, 2017
Chicago Blackhawks Acquire:
Chicago Blackhawks
Future Considerations
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$2,775,000-$2,775,000-$3,475,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
Marcus Krüger · $2,775,000$2,775,000$3,475,000
Sum: $2,775,000$2,775,000$3,475,000
Change: +$2,775,000+$2,775,000+$3,475,000
Jul 1, 2017
Nashville Predators Acquire:
Nashville Predators
Alexei Emelin ($1,100,000 retained - 26.8%) · $3,000,000$3,000,000$3,219,512
Sum: $3,000,000$3,000,000$3,219,512
Change: +$3,000,000+$3,000,000+$3,219,512
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
2019 3rd round pick (NSH - #86 - Layton Ahac)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$3,000,000-$3,000,000-$3,219,512
Jun 26, 2017
Dallas Stars Acquire:
Dallas Stars
Marc Methot · $4,900,000$4,900,000$4,900,000
Sum: $4,900,000$4,900,000$4,900,000
Change: +$4,900,000+$4,183,334+$4,900,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
Dylan Ferguson · $0$716,666$0 (AHL/JR)
2020 2nd round pick (DAL)
Sum: $0$716,666$0
Change: -$4,900,000-$4,183,334-$4,900,000
Jun 24, 2017
Columbus Blue Jackets Acquire:
Columbus Blue Jackets
2017 2nd round pick (TBL - #45 - Alexandre Texier)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0-$702,500-$70,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
Keegan Kolesar · $0$702,500$70,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$702,500$70,000
Change: $0+$702,500+$70,000
Jun 22, 2017
Montreal Canadiens Acquire:
Montreal Canadiens
David Schlemko · $2,100,000$2,100,000$2,250,000
Sum: $2,100,000$2,100,000$2,250,000
Change: +$2,100,000+$2,100,000+$2,250,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
2019 5th round pick (MTL - #139 - Marcus Kallionkieli)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$2,100,000-$2,100,000-$2,250,000
Jun 22, 2017
Carolina Hurricanes Acquire:
Carolina Hurricanes
Trevor van Riemsdyk · $825,000$825,000$900,000
2018 7th round pick (VGK - #216 - Riley Hughes)
Sum: $825,000$825,000$900,000
Change: +$825,000+$825,000+$900,000
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
2017 2nd round pick (PIT - #62 - Jake Leschyshyn)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$825,000-$825,000-$900,000
Jun 21, 2017
Pittsburgh Penguins Acquire:
Pittsburgh Penguins
Expansion Draft Considerations
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
2020 2nd round pick (PIT)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
Jun 21, 2017
Winnipeg Jets Acquire:
Winnipeg Jets
2017 1st round pick (CBJ - #24 - Kristian Vesalainen)
Expansion Draft Considerations
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
Vegas Golden Knights Acquire:
Vegas Golden Knights
2017 1st round pick (WPG - #13 - Nick Suzuki)
2019 3rd round pick (WPG - #82 - Michael Vukojevic)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
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