Matt Niskanen

Defenseman Exp: 0 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#28 overall), 2008 College:
  • Current Contract

    Matt Niskanen signed a 7 year / $40,250,000 contract with the Washington Capitals, including an annual average salary of $5,750,000.

    Contract: 7 yr(s) / $40,250,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,750,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Cap Hit
    2014 Contract details by year $5,750,000 $5,750,000
    2015 Contract details by year $5,750,000 $5,750,000
    2016 Contract details by year $5,750,000 $5,750,000
    2017 Contract details by year $5,750,000 $5,750,000
    2018 Contract details by year $5,750,000 $5,750,000
    2019 Contract details by year $5,750,000 $5,750,000
    2020 Contract details by year $5,750,000 $5,750,000
    2021 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Modified No Trade
    Sources: NHL contract specifics generally collected from NHL Numbers.

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2013

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $4,600,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,300,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Cap Hit
    2012 Contract details by year $1,229,268 $2,300,000
    2013 Contract details by year $2,500,000 $2,300,000
    • 82 Game 2012 Salary: $2,100,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $585,000 - $585,000
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $635,000 - $635,000
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $805,000 - $805,000
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 - $1,250,000
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 - $1,750,000
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,229,268 - $1,229,268
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - $2,500,000
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $5,750,000 - $5,750,000
    Est. Earnings $14,504,268 - $14,504,268
  • 2014 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Matt Niskanen ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($5,750,000) Rank
    NHL: #0
    Eastern: #0
    Eastern Metropolitan: #0
    Washington Capitals: #0
    Defenseman: #0

    Total Cash ($5,750,000) Rank
    NHL: #0
    Defenseman: #0

    Average Annual ($5,750,000) Rank
    NHL: #0
    Defenseman: #0