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Center Age: 32 Exp: 9 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#87 overall), 2002 College: Malmo
  • Current Contract

    Frans Nielsen signed a 6 year / $31,500,000 contract with the Detroit Red Wings, including $31,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $5,250,000. In 2016-17, Nielsen will earn. Nielsen has a cap hit of $5,250,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $31,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,250,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
    Year   Age Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit
    2016-17 Contract details by year 32 - - - $5,250,000
    2017-18 Contract details by year 33 - - - $5,250,000
    2018-19 Contract details by year 34 - - - $5,250,000
    2019-20 Contract details by year 35 - - - $5,250,000
    2020-21 Contract details by year 36 - - - $5,250,000
    2021-22 Contract details by year 37 - - - $5,250,000
    2022-23 Free Agent Year 38   UFA  

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2015

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $11,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,750,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary (Cash) Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit
    2012-13
    Contract details by year 28 $1,170,732 - - $2,750,000
    2013-14
    Contract details by year 29 $2,500,000 - - $2,750,000
    2014-15
    Contract details by year 30 $3,000,000 - - $2,750,000
    2015-16
    Contract details by year 31 $3,500,000 - - $2,750,000
    • 82 Game 2012 Salary: $2,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - $525,000
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $550,000 - - $550,000
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $550,000 - - $550,000
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $550,000 - - $550,000
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,170,732 - - $1,170,732
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000
    2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
    Est. Earnings (8 seasons) $12,345,732 - - $12,345,732
    $12,345,732 - - $12,345,732
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    10/08/2013 Player contract details by year Slashing $5,000 for slashing Martin Hanzal during PHX-NYI game
    - $5,000
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Frans Nielsen ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($5,250,000) Rank
    NHL: #119
    Eastern: #0
    Eastern Atlantic: #0
    Detroit Red Wings: #4
    Center: #35

    Total Cash ($0) Rank
    NHL: #653
    Center: #142

    Average Annual ($5,250,000) Rank
    NHL: #124
    Center: #35