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Auston Matthews
Position:  
  • • Center
  • Status:  On the NHL roster
    Born:  09/17/1997 Age:  24 yrs Nationality:  USA  
    Height:  6' 3" Weight:  205 lbs Drafted by Buffalo in 2016 (1/1).
    Salary:  $7,195,000 Contract:  3 Year(s)
    Condition:  99%

    Player Ratings

    CK FG DI SK ST EN DU PH FO PA SC DF PS EX LD MO OV
    58 32 87 84 84 93 90 92 81 78 99 72 76 68 73 58 83


    Summary

    CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS - Summary
    Season Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG GTG S S% TOI/G
    2017-18 Sabres 82 33 32 65 -19 12 12 0 3 2 343 9.6 17:01
    2018-19 Sabres 82 50 61 111 14 18 14 0 5 3 415 12.0 18:35
    2019-20 Sabres 82 44 49 93 13 8 7 0 6 3 414 10.6 19:15
    2020-21 Sabres 82 57 64 121 29 28 12 0 7 5 507 11.2 20:32
    2021-22 Sabres 82 51 79 130 32 28 12 0 9 2 507 10.1 20:41
      NHL TOTALS 410 235 285 520 69 94 57 0 30 15 2,186 10.8 19:13

    CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS - Summary
    Season Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG S S% TOI/G
    2020-21 Sabres 5 2 7 9 5 2 0 0 0 28 7.1 22:07
    2021-22 Sabres 3 2 3 5 5 2 0 0 1 19 10.5 20:09
      NHL TOTALS 8 4 10 14 10 4 0 0 1 47 8.5 21:23

    Ext. Summary

    CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS - EXTENDED SUMMARY
    Season Team GP HAT BkS FOW FOT FO%
    2017-18 Sabres 82 0 20 912 1896 48.1
    2018-19 Sabres 82 2 18 1143 2053 55.7
    2019-20 Sabres 82 0 16 1100 2105 52.3
    2020-21 Sabres 82 2 23 1251 2344 53.4
    2021-22 Sabres 82 1 25 1252 2385 52.5
      NHL TOTALS 410 5 102 5,658 10,783 52.5

    CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS - EXTENDED SUMMARY
    Season Team GP HAT BkS FOW FOT FO%
    2020-21 Sabres 5 0 1 78 153 51.0
    2021-22 Sabres 3 0 0 48 91 52.7
      NHL TOTALS 8 0 1 126 244 51.6

    Time on Ice

    CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS - Time on Ice
    Season Team GP ES TOI ES TOI/GP SH TOI SH TOI/GP PP TOI PP TOI/GP TOI TOI/G TPP/G
    2017-18 Sabres 82 1056:01 12:52 50:55 00:37 288:48 03:31 1395:44 17:01 00:00
    2018-19 Sabres 82 1251:41 15:15 02:20 00:01 270:17 03:17 1524:18 18:35 00:00
    2019-20 Sabres 82 1331:11 16:14 00:00 00:00 247:28 03:01 1578:39 19:15 00:00
    2020-21 Sabres 82 1430:28 17:26 02:48 00:02 250:41 03:03 1683:57 20:32 00:00
    2021-22 Sabres 82 1396:47 17:02 21:12 00:15 278:22 03:23 1696:21 20:41 00:00
      NHL TOTALS 410 6466:08 15:46 77:15 00:11 1335:36 03:15 7878:59 19:13 00:00

    CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS -
    Season Team GP ES TOI ES TOI/GP SH TOI SH TOI/GP PP TOI PP TOI/GP TOI TOI/G TPP/G
    2020-21 Sabres 5 96:17 19:15 00:03 00:00 14:19 02:51 110:39 22:07 00:00
    2021-22 Sabres 3 47:01 15:40 00:48 00:16 12:39 04:13 60:28 20:09 00:00
      NHL TOTALS 8 143:18 17:54 00:51 00:06 26:58 03:22 171:07 21:23 00:00

    Hits & Fights

    CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS - Hits & Fights
    Season Team GP Hits HT PIM Maj Fgt W Fgt L Fgt T 1st ★ 2nd ★ 3rd ★
    2017-18 Sabres 82 28 213 12 0 0 0 0 3 1 5
    2018-19 Sabres 82 71 224 18 0 0 0 0 10 7 5
    2019-20 Sabres 82 73 234 8 0 0 0 0 8 5 7
    2020-21 Sabres 82 81 220 28 0 0 0 0 12 11 4
    2021-22 Sabres 82 100 219 28 0 0 0 0 15 16 5
      NHL TOTALS 410 353 1,110 94 0 0 0 0 48 40 53

    CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS - Hits & Fights
    Season Team GP Hits HT PIM Maj Fgt W Fgt L Fgt T 1st ★ 2nd ★ 3rd ★
    2020-21 Sabres 5 7 25 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
    2021-22 Sabres 3 1 14 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
      NHL TOTALS 8 8 39 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 2

    Special Teams

    CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS - Special Teams
    Season Team GP ES : G A PTS S PP : G A PTS S SH : G A PTS S
    2017-18 Sabres 82 21 18 39 249 12 14 26 91 0 0 0 3
    2018-19 Sabres 82 36 40 76 327 14 21 35 88 0 0 0 0
    2019-20 Sabres 82 37 35 72 326 7 14 21 88 0 0 0 0
    2020-21 Sabres 82 45 50 95 407 12 14 26 99 0 0 0 1
    2021-22 Sabres 82 39 49 88 409 12 30 42 98 0 0 0 0
      NHL TOTALS 410 178 192 370 1718 235 285 150 464 235 285 0 4

    CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS - Special Teams
    Season Team GP ES : G A PTS S PP : G A PTS S SH : G A PTS S
    2020-21 Sabres 5 2 3 5 23 0 4 4 5 0 0 0 0
    2021-22 Sabres 3 2 2 4 14 0 1 1 5 0 0 0 0
      NHL TOTALS 8 2 0 9 14 4 10 5 10 4 10 0 0

    Shootouts

    CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS - Shootouts
    Season Team GP G SF S%
    2017-18 Sabres 82 2 5 40
    2018-19 Sabres 82 1 2 50
    2019-20 Sabres 82 1 2 50
    2020-21 Sabres 82 3 4 75
    2021-22 Sabres 82 1 6 17
      NHL TOTALS 410 8 19 42

    Contract

    Salary Hit by Season
    2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26
    $7,195,000 $7,195,000 $7,195,000 - -

    Contract Details
    Contract Length Contract Type No-Trade Clause? On Trade Block?
    3 Year(s) One-Way (NHL) NO NO

    Transactions

    TRANSACTION HISTORY

    • [8/4/2021] - Auston Matthews [Sabres] won the Rocket Richard Trophy!
    • [11/13/2020] - Auston Matthews re-signed by the Sabres to a 4-year contract extension ($7,195,000 per season, $8,620,000 signing bonus).
    • [4/8/2020] - Sabres tagged Auston Matthews as a Franchise Player.
    • [3/23/2020] - Auston Matthews [Sabres] has been selected to Team Bubanj for the 2020 EHE All-Star Game!
    • [8/25/2019] - Auston Matthews [Sabres] won the Rocket Richard Trophy!
    • [3/4/2019] - Auston Matthews [Sabres] has been selected to Team Tremblay for the 2019 EHE All-Star Game!
    • [10/1/2017] - Auston Matthews signed by the Sabres to a 3-year entry-level contract ($925,000 per season).
    • [7/24/2016] - Auston Matthews was selected by the Buffalo Sabres as the 1st overall pick of the 2016 Entry Draft.