JOE SAKIC

Colorado AvalancheColorado Avalanche

General Manager
Executive Vice President
Alternate Governor
Player Page
BORN: July 7, 1969
AGE: 49
BIRTHPLACE: Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

Staff History

TEAMPOSITIONDATE SPANAGE SPANDURATION
Colorado AvalancheColorado AvalancheSenior AdvisorMar 25, 2011 - May 9, 201341 - 432 Years, 1 Month, 14 Days
Colorado AvalancheColorado AvalancheExecutive Vice PresidentMay 10, 2013 - Present43 - 5 Years, 11 Months, 15 Days
Colorado AvalancheColorado AvalancheGeneral ManagerSep 19, 2014 - Present45 - 4 Years, 7 Months, 6 Days

GM Player History

SIGNINGS SIGNINGS VALUE DRAFTED TRADES
88$333,204,1252827
Type
Signing Status
PLAYERTEAMSIGNING DATETYPELENGTHCAP HITVALUE
PLAYERTEAMYEARROUNDOVERALL
DATETRADE DETAILS
Feb 25, 2019
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Derick Brassard · $3,000,000$3,000,000$2,100,000
2020 conditional 6th round pick* (FLA)
*Conditions: If Brassard signs an extension with Colorado Avalanche, no pick is transferred.
Sum: $3,000,000$3,000,000$2,100,000
Change: +$3,000,000+$3,000,000+$2,100,000
Florida Panthers Acquire:
Florida Panthers
2020 3rd round pick (COL)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$3,000,000-$3,000,000$0
Feb 6, 2019
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Max McCormick · $0$650,000$650,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$650,000$650,000
Change: $0-$115,000+$650,000
Ottawa Senators Acquire:
Ottawa Senators
J.C. Beaudin · $0$765,000$70,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$765,000$70,000
Change: $0+$115,000+$70,000
Jun 23, 2018
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
2018 3rd round pick (OTT - #64 - Justus Annunen)
2018 5th round pick (PIT - #146 - Danila Zhuravlyov)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
Pittsburgh Penguins Acquire:
Pittsburgh Penguins
2018 2nd round pick (NSH - #58 - Filip Hållander)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
Jun 22, 2018
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Philipp Grubauer · $3,333,333$3,333,333$3,350,000
Brooks Orpik · $1,000,000$1,000,000$1,000,000
Sum: $4,333,333$4,333,333$4,350,000
Change: +$4,333,333+$4,333,333+$4,350,000
Washington Capitals Acquire:
Washington Capitals
2018 2nd round pick (COL - #47 - Kody Clark)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$4,333,333-$4,333,333-$4,350,000
Feb 26, 2018
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Ryan Graves · $0$656,667$67,500 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$656,667$67,500
Change: $0-$186,666-$2,500
New York Rangers Acquire:
New York Rangers
Chris Bigras · $0$843,333$70,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$843,333$70,000
Change: $0+$186,666+$2,500
Nov 5, 2017
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
From OTT:
Andrew Hammond · $325,000$1,350,000$1,500,000 (AHL/JR)
Shane Bowers · $0$0$0 (Signing Rights)
2019 conditional 1st round pick* (OTT - #4)
2019 3rd round pick (OTT - #63)
From NSH:
Vladislav Kamenev · $833,333$833,333$925,000
Samuel Girard · $728,333$728,333$742,500
2018 2nd round pick (NSH - #58 - Filip Hållander)
*Conditions: If Ottawa's 2018 1st round pick ends up being a top 10 pick, the Senators have the option to keep the 2018 1st round pick and send Colorado their 2019 1st round pick instead.

Result: Ottawa chose to keep their 2018 1st round pick. Colorado receives Senators 2019 1st round pick.
Sum: $1,886,666$2,911,666$3,167,500
Change: -$4,113,334-$3,088,334+$3,167,500
Nashville Predators Acquire:
Nashville Predators
From OTT:
Kyle Turris · $3,500,000$3,500,000$4,000,000
Sum: $3,500,000$3,500,000$4,000,000
Change: +$1,938,334+$1,938,334+$4,000,000
Ottawa Senators Acquire:
Ottawa Senators
From COL:
Matt Duchene · $6,000,000$6,000,000$6,000,000
Sum: $6,000,000$6,000,000$6,000,000
Change: +$2,175,000+$1,150,000+$6,000,000
Jul 1, 2017
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Colin Wilson · $3,937,500$3,937,500$4,000,000
Sum: $3,937,500$3,937,500$4,000,000
Change: +$3,937,500+$3,937,500+$4,000,000
Nashville Predators Acquire:
Nashville Predators
2019 4th round pick (COL - #109)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$3,937,500-$3,937,500-$4,000,000
Mar 1, 2017
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Sven Andrighetto · $650,000$650,000$650,000
Sum: $650,000$650,000$650,000
Change: +$10,000+$10,000+$10,000
Montreal Canadiens Acquire:
Montreal Canadiens
Andreas Martinsen · $640,000$640,000$640,000
Sum: $640,000$640,000$640,000
Change: -$10,000-$10,000-$10,000
Mar 1, 2017
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
2018 conditional 4th round pick* (LAK - #113 - Aidan Dudas)
*Conditions: Includes 2016/17 Playoff based conditions or if Iginla re-signs with Los Angeles, Colorado will receive a 2018 4th round pick. If conditions are not met, Colorado does not receive a draft pick.

Result: Iginla did not re-sign with Los Angeles. Los Angeles retains their 2018 4th round pick
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$2,666,667-$2,666,667-$2,500,000
Los Angeles Kings Acquire:
Los Angeles Kings
Jarome Iginla ($2,666,666 retained - 50%) · $2,666,667$2,666,667$2,500,000
Sum: $2,666,667$2,666,667$2,500,000
Change: +$2,666,667+$2,666,667+$2,500,000
Mar 1, 2017
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Joe Cannata · $0$575,000$150,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$575,000$150,000
Change: $0-$41,666+$90,000
Washington Capitals Acquire:
Washington Capitals
Cody Corbett · $0$616,666$60,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$616,666$60,000
Change: $0+$41,666-$90,000
Mar 1, 2017
Arizona Coyotes Acquire:
Arizona Coyotes
Joe Whitney · $0$600,000$325,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$600,000$325,000
Change: $0-$25,000+$195,000
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Brendan Ranford · $0$625,000$130,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$625,000$130,000
Change: $0+$25,000-$195,000
Jan 13, 2017
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Félix Girard · $0$631,667$640,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$631,667$640,000
Change: -$800,000-$168,333-$110,000
Nashville Predators Acquire:
Nashville Predators
Cody McLeod ($533,333 retained - 40%) · $800,000$800,000$750,000
Sum: $800,000$800,000$750,000
Change: +$800,000+$168,333+$110,000
Nov 28, 2016
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Cody Goloubef · $0$750,000$800,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$750,000$800,000
Change: $0+$150,000+$525,000
Columbus Blue Jackets Acquire:
Columbus Blue Jackets
Ryan Stanton · $0$600,000$275,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$600,000$275,000
Change: $0-$150,000-$525,000
Jun 25, 2016
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
2017 4th round pick (NYR - #114 - Petr Kvaca)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$1,650,000-$1,650,000-$1,650,000
New York Rangers Acquire:
New York Rangers
Nick Holden · $1,650,000$1,650,000$1,650,000
Sum: $1,650,000$1,650,000$1,650,000
Change: +$1,650,000+$1,650,000+$1,650,000
Jun 23, 2016
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Rocco Grimaldi · $0$925,000$70,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$925,000$70,000
Change: -$1,450,000-$525,000-$1,430,000
Florida Panthers Acquire:
Florida Panthers
Reto Berra · $1,450,000$1,450,000$1,500,000
Sum: $1,450,000$1,450,000$1,500,000
Change: +$1,450,000+$525,000+$1,430,000
Feb 29, 2016
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Taylor Beck · $0$875,000$875,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$875,000$875,000
Change: $0+$175,000+$125,000
New York Islanders Acquire:
New York Islanders
Marc-Andre Cliche · $0$700,000$750,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$700,000$750,000
Change: $0-$175,000-$125,000
Feb 29, 2016
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Eric Gelinas · $1,575,000$1,575,000$1,500,000
Sum: $1,575,000$1,575,000$1,500,000
Change: +$1,575,000+$1,575,000+$1,500,000
New Jersey Devils Acquire:
New Jersey Devils
2017 3rd round pick (COL - #63 - Fabian Zetterlund)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$1,575,000-$1,575,000-$1,500,000
Feb 29, 2016
Arizona Coyotes Acquire:
Arizona Coyotes
Alex Tanguay · $3,500,000$3,500,000$3,500,000
Conner Bleackley · $0$0$0 (AHL/JR)
Kyle Wood · $0$0$0 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $3,500,000$3,500,000$3,500,000
Change: -$250,000-$250,000-$250,000
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Mikkel Boedker · $3,750,000$3,750,000$3,750,000
Sum: $3,750,000$3,750,000$3,750,000
Change: +$250,000+$250,000+$250,000
Feb 21, 2016
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Shawn Matthias · $2,300,000$2,300,000$2,300,000
Sum: $2,300,000$2,300,000$2,300,000
Change: +$2,300,000+$1,671,667+$2,230,000
Toronto Maple Leafs Acquire:
Toronto Maple Leafs
Colin Smith · $0$628,333$70,000 (AHL/JR)
2016 4th round pick (COL - #101 - Keaton Middleton)
Sum: $0$628,333$70,000
Change: -$2,300,000-$1,671,667-$2,230,000
Oct 4, 2015
Calgary Flames Acquire:
Calgary Flames
Freddie Hamilton · $687,500$687,500$687,500
Sum: $687,500$687,500$687,500
Change: +$687,500+$687,500+$687,500
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
2016 conditional 7th round pick* (CGY - #186 - Stepan Falkovsky)
*Conditions: For pick to transfer, Freddie Hamilton must play 18 NHL GP in 2015/16.

Result: Condition not met, Calgary retains the pick.
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$687,500-$687,500-$687,500
Sep 9, 2015
Arizona Coyotes Acquire:
Arizona Coyotes
Stefan Elliott · $0$650,000$100,000 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$650,000$100,000
Change: $0-$200,500+$32,500
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Brandon Gormley · $0$850,500$67,500 (AHL/JR)
Sum: $0$850,500$67,500
Change: $0+$200,500-$32,500
Jun 27, 2015
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
2015 2nd round pick (SJS - #39 - AJ Greer)
2016 2nd round pick (COL - #40 - Cameron Morrison)
2017 6th round pick (COL - #156 - Denis Smirnov)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
San Jose Sharks Acquire:
San Jose Sharks
2015 2nd round pick (BUF - #31 - Jérémy Roy)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: $0$0$0
Jun 26, 2015
Buffalo Sabres Acquire:
Buffalo Sabres
Jamie McGinn · $2,950,000$2,950,000$3,000,000
Ryan O'Reilly · $6,000,000$6,000,000$6,200,000
Sum: $8,950,000$8,950,000$9,200,000
Change: +$7,380,833+$7,380,833+$7,600,000
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Mikhail Grigorenko · $675,000$675,000$675,000
Nikita Zadorov · $894,167$894,167$925,000
J.T. Compher · $0$0$0
2015 2nd round pick (BUF - #31 - Jérémy Roy)
Sum: $1,569,167$1,569,167$1,600,000
Change: -$7,380,833-$7,380,833-$7,600,000
Jun 25, 2015
Boston Bruins Acquire:
Boston Bruins
2016 6th round pick (BOS - #165 - Oskar Steen)
Sum: $0$0$0
Change: -$4,750,000-$4,750,000-$5,000,000
Colorado Avalanche Acquire:
Colorado Avalanche
Carl Söderberg · $4,750,000$4,750,000$5,000,000
Sum: $4,750,000$4,750,000$5,000,000
Change: +$4,750,000+$4,750,000+$5,000,000
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