Sam Lafferty

Age: 29-117d (Mar 06, 1995)
Exp: 3 Years
Country: US
College: Brown
Drafted: Round 4 (#113 overall), 2014
Career Earnings

$5,168,973

2022-2023 Extension

Sam Lafferty signed a 2 year , $2,300,000 contract with the Chicago Blackhawks, including $2,300,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,150,000.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $2,300,000
Average Salary:
$1,150,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2024 / UFA
Year Age Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative
2022-23 27 $1,150,000 1.39% $278,235 $278,235
2023-24 28 $1,150,000 1.38% $1,150,000 $1,428,235
2024-25 29
UFA
Accrued Dead Cap
2022-23 27 $864,054 1.05% $864,054 $864,054
Year Age Base Salary Cap Hit Cap % League Cap
2022-23 27 $1,150,000 $1,150,000 1.39%
2023-24 28 $1,150,000 $1,150,000 1.38%
2024-25 29
UFA
Accrued Dead Cap
2022-23 27 $864,054 $864,054 1.05%
Year Age Base Salary Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2022-23 27 $278,235 $278,235 $278,235 $278,235 $714,118
2023-24 28 $1,150,000 $1,150,000 $1,428,235 $714,118 $1,150,000
Retained/Dead Cash
2022-23 27 $864,054 $864,054 $864,054 $864,054 $864,054
Source: NHL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2020-2021 Extension

Sam Lafferty signed a 2 year , $1,500,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins, including $1,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $750,000.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $1,500,000
Average Salary:
$750,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
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2018-2019 Rookie

Sam Lafferty signed a 2 year , $1,850,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins, including $185,000 signing bonus, $1,850,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $925,000.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $1,850,000
Average Salary:
$925,000
Signing Bonus:
$185,000
Free Agent:
2020 / RFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$4,426,473

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

4 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2019 24
Active
$694,580
$694,580
2020 25
Active
$639,604
$1,334,184
2021 26
Active
Retained
$456,000
$344,000
$1,790,184
$2,134,184
2022 27
Active
Retained
$278,235
$864,054
$2,412,419
$3,276,473
2023 28
Active
$1,150,000
$4,426,473
Total      
$4,426,473
$4,426,473
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2019
24
$602,080
$92,500
$694,580
$694,580
2020
25
$639,604
$639,604
$1,334,184
2021
26
$456,000
$344,000
$456,000
$344,000
$1,790,184
$2,134,184
2022
27
$278,235
$864,054
$278,235
$864,054
$2,412,419
$3,276,473
2023
28
$1,150,000
$1,150,000
$4,426,473
Total
$4,333,973
$92,500
$4,426,473
$4,426,473

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Incentives Cash Cumulative
3 $1,585,684 $92,500 - $1,678,184
2 $1,320,054 - - $1,320,054
1 $278,235 - - $278,235
1 $1,150,000 - - $1,150,000

Injuries

Year Dates Games Missed Reason
2021-22 CHI Jan 06, 2022 - Jan 13, 2022 0 COVID-19
  • Oct 08, 2023 Traded to Vancouver (VAN) from Toronto (TOR) for 2024 5th round pick
  • Apr 23, 2023 Fined $3,108 Cross-checking Ross Colton (TBL)
  • Feb 27, 2023 Traded to Toronto (TOR) from Chicago (CHI) with Jake McCabe , 2024 5th round pick and 2025 5th round pick for Joseph Anderson, Pavel Gogolev, 2025 1st round pick [Top 10 Protected (conveys to 2026)] and 2026 2nd round pick
  • Apr 29, 2022 Signed a 2 year $2.3 million contract extension with Chicago (CHI)
  • Jan 05, 2022 Traded to Chicago (CHI) from Pittsburgh (PIT) for Alexander Nylander
  • Oct 08, 2020 Signed a 2 year $1.5 million contract extension with Pittsburgh (PIT)
  • Mar 07, 2018 Signed a 2 year $1.85 million contract with Pittsburgh (PIT)
  • Jun 28, 2014 Drafted by Pittsburgh (PIT): Round 4 (#113 overall)

Fines

Date Reason Fine Amount
Apr 23, 2023 Cross-checking Ross Colton (TBL) $3,108
Year Team GP G A PTS +/- SOG PPG PPA SHG SHA Blk Hit PIM FO Won
2023 VAN 79 13 11 24 4 78 0 0 1 0 32 173 32 149
2022 TOR 70 12 15 27 -11 102 0 0 4 1 33 125 37 248
2021 CHI 56 5 8 13 -16 80 0 0 0 0 26 137 33 108
2020 PIT 34 0 6 6 -6 33 0 0 0 0 11 89 25 55
2019 PIT 50 6 7 13 5 56 0 0 0 0 17 95 23 117
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