Matt Duchene

Dallas Stars, Center
Age: 33-197d (Jan 16, 1991)
Exp: 14 Years
Country: CA
College: Brampton
Drafted: Round 1 (#3 overall), 2009
2024-25 Cap Hit

$3,000,000

2024-25 Cash

$4,555,556

Career Earnings

$78,907,995

2024-2024 Free Agent (CURRENT)

Matt Duchene signed a 1 year , $3,000,000 contract with the Dallas Stars, including $3,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,000,000. In 2024-25, Duchene will earn a base salary of $3,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,000,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $3,000,000
Average Salary:
$3,000,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2025 / UFA
Year Age Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative
2024-25 34 $3,000,000 3.41% $3,000,000 $3,000,000
2025-26 35
UFA
Year Age Base Salary Cap Hit Cap % League Cap
2024-25 34 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 3.41%
2025-26 35
UFA
Year Age Base Salary Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2024-25 34 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000
Source: NHL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2023-2023 Free Agent

Matt Duchene signed a 1 year , $3,000,000 contract with the Dallas Stars, including $3,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,000,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $3,000,000
Average Salary:
$3,000,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2024 / UFA
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2019-2025

Matt Duchene signed a 7 year , $56,000,000 contract with the Nashville Predators, including $28,000,000 signing bonus, $56,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $8,000,000. In 2024-25, Duchene will earn a base salary of $6,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $8,000,000.
Contract Terms:
7 yr(s) / $56,000,000
Average Salary:
$8,000,000
Signing Bonus:
$28,000,000
Free Agent:
2026 / UFA
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2014-2018 Extension

Matt Duchene signed a 5 year , $30,000,000 contract with the Colorado Avalanche, including $30,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $6,000,000.
Contract Terms:
5 yr(s) / $30,000,000
Average Salary:
$6,000,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2019 / UFA
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2012-2013

Matt Duchene signed a 2 year , $7,000,000 contract with the Colorado Avalanche, including $7,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,500,000.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $7,000,000
Average Salary:
$3,500,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
Free Agent:
2014 / RFA
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2009-2011 Rookie

Matt Duchene signed a 3 year , $9,600,000 contract with the Colorado Avalanche, including $270,000 signing bonus, $9,600,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,200,000.
Contract Terms:
3 yr(s) / $9,600,000
Average Salary:
$3,200,000
Signing Bonus:
$270,000
Free Agent:
2012 / RFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$78,907,995

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

5 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2009 19
Active
$900,000
$900,000
2010 20
Active
$900,000
$1,800,000
2011 21
Active
$900,000
$2,700,000
2012 22
Active
$1,902,439
$4,602,439
2013 23
Active
$3,750,000
$8,352,439
2014 24
Active
$5,500,000
$13,852,439
2015 25
Active
$6,000,000
$19,852,439
2016 26
Active
$6,000,000
$25,852,439
2017 27
Active
Retained
$4,935,486
$1,064,514
$30,787,925
$31,852,439
2018 28
Active
Retained
$1,537,624
$4,962,376
$33,390,063
$38,352,439
2019 29
Active
$10,000,000
$48,352,439
2020 30
Active
$8,000,000
$56,352,439
2021 31
Active
$10,000,000
$66,352,439
2022 32
Active
$8,000,000
$74,352,439
2023 33
Active
Retained
$3,000,000
$1,555,556
$77,352,439
$78,907,995
Total      
$78,907,995
$77,352,439
$78,907,995
2024 34
Retained
Active
$1,555,556
$3,000,000
2025 35
Retained
$1,555,556
2026 36
Retained
$1,555,556
2027 37
Retained
$1,555,556
2028 38
Retained
$1,555,556
Total
$89,685,775
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2009
19
$810,000
$90,000
$900,000
$900,000
2010
20
$810,000
$90,000
$900,000
$1,800,000
2011
21
$810,000
$90,000
$900,000
$2,700,000
2012
22
$1,902,439
$1,902,439
$4,602,439
2013
23
$3,750,000
$3,750,000
$8,352,439
2014
24
$5,500,000
$5,500,000
$13,852,439
2015
25
$6,000,000
$6,000,000
$19,852,439
2016
26
$6,000,000
$6,000,000
$25,852,439
2017
27
$4,935,486
$1,064,514
$4,935,486
$1,064,514
$30,787,925
$31,852,439
2018
28
$1,537,624
$4,962,376
$1,537,624
$4,962,376
$33,390,063
$38,352,439
2019
29
$10,000,000
$10,000,000
$48,352,439
2020
30
$8,000,000
$8,000,000
$56,352,439
2021
31
$10,000,000
$10,000,000
$66,352,439
2022
32
$8,000,000
$8,000,000
$74,352,439
2023
33
$3,000,000
$1,555,556
$3,000,000
$1,555,556
$77,352,439
$78,907,995
Total
$78,637,995
$270,000
$78,907,995
$77,352,439
$78,907,995
2024
34
$1,555,556
$3,000,000
$1,555,556
$3,000,000
2025
35
$1,555,556
$1,555,556
2026
36
$1,555,556
$1,555,556
2027
37
$1,555,556
$1,555,556
2028
38
$1,555,556
$1,555,556
Total
$89,415,775
$270,000
$89,685,775

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Incentives Cash Cumulative
9 $26,646,953 $270,000 - $26,916,953
2 $9,897,862 - - $9,897,862
1 $1,537,624 - - $1,537,624
5 $37,555,556 - - $37,555,556
1 $3,000,000 - - $3,000,000

Injuries

Year Dates Games Missed Reason
2018-19 OTT Dec 07, 2018 - Dec 19, 2018 0 Groin
2020-21 NSH Mar 06, 2021 - Apr 17, 2021 0 Lower Body
  • Jul 01, 2024 Signed a 1 year $3 million dcontract with Dallas (DAL)
  • Jul 01, 2023 Signed a 1 year $3 million contract with Dallas (DAL)
  • Jun 30, 2023 Released by way of Compliance Buyout with Nashville (NAS)
  • Jul 01, 2019 Signed a 7 year $56 million contract with Nashville (NSH)
  • Feb 22, 2019 Traded to Columbus (CBJ) from Ottawa (OTT) with Julius Bergman for Vitali Abramov, Jonathan Davidsson, 2019 1st round pick and 2020 1st round pick [conditional]
  • Nov 05, 2017 Traded to Ottawa (OTT) from Colorado (COL) as part of a 3-team trade: Ottawa (OTT) traded Andrew Hammond, Shane Bowers, 2019 1st round pick and 2019 3rd round pick to Colorado (COL); Ottawa (OTT) traded Kyle Turris to Nashville (NSH); Colorado (COL) traded 2018 2nd round pick to Nashville (NSH); Nashville (NSH) traded Samuel Girard and Vladislav Kamenev to Colorado (COL)
  • Jul 18, 2013 Signed a 5 year $30 million extension with Colorado (COL)
  • Jun 23, 2012 Signed a 2 year $7 million contract with Colorado (COL)
  • Jul 16, 2009 Signed a 3 year $9.6 million contract with Colorado (COL)
  • Jun 26, 2009 Drafted by Colorado (COL): Round 1 (#3 overall)
Year Team GP G A PTS +/- SOG PPG PPA SHG SHA Blk Hit PIM FO Won
2023 DAL 80 25 40 65 15 172 6 10 0 0 48 29 20 360
2022 NAS 71 22 34 56 4 168 5 8 0 0 32 27 32 137
2021 NAS 78 43 43 86 6 228 16 13 0 0 28 31 38 119
2020 NAS 34 6 7 13 -12 73 1 2 0 0 10 30 6 162
2019 NAS 66 13 29 42 -4 136 5 6 0 0 22 40 24 390
2018 CBJ 73 31 39 70 -3 172 6 7 0 0 40 28 8 676
2017 OTT 82 27 32 59 -22 190 9 4 0 0 49 60 18 717
2016 COL 77 18 23 41 -34 160 3 6 1 0 41 42 12 687
2015 COL 76 30 29 59 -8 200 8 7 0 0 37 41 24 428
2014 COL 80 20 34 54 5 203 2 5 0 0 74 42 14 620
2013 COL 65 21 44 65 5 201 5 12 0 0 38 50 19 488
2012 COL 44 16 24 40 -9 120 0 0 0 0 42 46 12 458
2011 COL 56 13 14 27 -9 120 0 0 0 0 40 42 8 188
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