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Benoit Pouliot

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Left Wing Age: 34-14d Exp: 11 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#4 overall), 2005 College: Sud Agent(s):

Inactive

Sabres – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Benoit Pouliot signed a 1 year / $1,150,000 contract with the Buffalo Sabres, including $1,150,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $1,150,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,150,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,150,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA

    Previous Contracts

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    Year   Age Status Base Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Cap Hit Cap Hit % Yearly Cash
    2017-18 Contract details by year 31 $1,150,000 - - $1,150,000 1.78% $1,150,000($1,150,000)
    2018-19 Free Agent Year 32   UFA  

    2017-2020

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $8,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2014-2018

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $20,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA

    2013-2013

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,300,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,300,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA

    2012-2012

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,800,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,800,000
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA

    2011-2011

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,100,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,100,000
    Free Agent: 2012 / RFA

    2010-2010

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,350,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,350,000
    Free Agent: 2011 / UFA

    2009-2009

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $803,250
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $803,250
    Free Agent: 2010 / RFA

    2006-2008Entry Level

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $5,100,000
    Signing Bonus $262,500
    Average Salary $1,700,000
    Free Agent: 2009 / RFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2006-2007 Player Cash Earnings $765,000 $85,000 - $850,000
    2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $765,000 $85,000 - $850,000
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $765,000 $85,000 - $850,000
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $803,250 - - $803,250
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,350,000 - - $1,350,000
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,100,000 - - $1,100,000
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,053,659 - - $1,053,659
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,300,000 - - $1,300,000
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000
    2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000
    2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000
    2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000
    2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,150,000 - - $1,150,000
    2018-2019 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - $4,000,000
    Est. Earnings (13 seasons) $29,051,909 $255,000 - $29,306,909
    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,098,250 $255,000 - $3,353,250
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,350,000 - - $1,350,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,100,000 - - $1,100,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,053,659 - - $1,053,659
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,300,000 - - $1,300,000
    5 seasons Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - $20,000,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,150,000 - - $1,150,000
  • Transactions

    Jul 1 2017Signed a 1 year $1.15 million contract with Buffalo (BUF)
    Jun 29 2017Released by way of a buyout from Edmonton (EDM), clearing $2,666,667 in cap
    Jul 1 2014Signed a 5 year $20 million contract with Edmonton (EDM)
    Jul 5 2013Signed a 1 year $1.3 million contract with New York (NYR)
    Jul 1 2013Tampa Bay (TBL) declined a Qualifying Offer; becomes an Unrestricted Free Agent
    Jul 1 2012Signed a 1 year $1.8 million contract with Tampa Bay (TBL)
    Jun 23 2012Traded to Tampa Bay (TBL) from Boston (BOS) as part of a 3-team trade: Tampa Bay (TBL) traded Michel Ouellet and 2012 5th round pick to Boston (BOS)
    Jul 1 2011Signed a 1 year $1.1 million contract with Boston (BOS)
    Jun 28 2010Signed a 1 year $1.35 million contract with Montreal (MTL)
    Jul 29 2009Signed a 1 year contract with Minnesota (MIN)
    May 1 2006Signed a 3 year $5.1 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)
    May 1 2006Signed with Minnesota (MIN)
    Jul 30 2005Drafted by Minnesota (MIN): Round 1 (#4 overall)