Team Facts

2018-2019 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct Cap Hit
GOALTENDERS
#1 Casey DeSmith (G) 27 1991 Rochester, NH, USA 183 82 L 21/22 $675,000
#30
Matt Murray (G) 24 1994 Thunder Bay, ON, CAN 194 81 L 19/20 $3,750,000
DEFENSEMEN
#8 Brian Dumoulin (D) 27 1991 Biddeford, ME, USA 193 94 L 22/23 $4,099,999
#73 Jack Johnson (D) 32 1987 Indianapolis, IN, USA 185 103 L 22/23 $3,250,000
#58 Kris Letang (D)   “A” 31 1987 Montréal, QC, CAN 183 91 R 21/22 $7,250,000
#3 Olli Määttä (D) 24 1994 Jyväskylä, FIN 188 93 L 21/22 $4,083,330
#6
Jamie Oleksiak (D) 26 1992 Toronto, ON, CAN 201 116 L 20/21 $2,137,500
#28 Marcus Pettersson (D) 22 1996 Skellefteå, SWE 194 82 L 18/19 $794,167
#50 Juuso Riikola (D) 25 1993 Joensuu, FIN 184 86 L 18/19 $925,000
#2 Chad Ruhwedel (D) 28 1990 San Diego, CA, USA 180 87 R 18/19 $650,000
#4 Justin Schultz (D)   28 1990 Kelowna, BC, CAN 188 88 R 19/20 $5,500,000
FORWARDS
#46 Zach Aston-Reese (C/LW) 24 1994 Staten Island, NY, USA 183 93 L 18/19 $925,000
Joseph Blandisi (C/LW) 24 1994 Markham, ON, CAN 183 83 L 18/19 $680,000
#19 Derick Brassard (C) 31 1987 Hull, QC, CAN 185 92 L 18/19 $5,000,000
#87 Sidney Crosby (C)   “C” 31 1987 Cole Harbour, NS, CAN 180 91 L 24/25 $8,700,000
#7 Matt Cullen (C) 42 1976 Virginia, MN, USA 185 92 L 18/19 $650,000
#59 Jake Guentzel (LW/C) 24 1994 Omaha, NE, USA 180 82 L 23/24 $925,000
#72 Patric Hörnqvist (RW) 32 1987 Sollentuna, SWE 182 86 R 22/23 $4,250,000
#81 Phil Kessel (RW) 31 1987 Madison, WI, USA 182 92 R 21/22 $8,000,000
#71 Yevgeni Malkin (C)   “A” 32 1986 Magnitogorsk, RUS 192 88 L 21/22 $9,500,000
#14 Tanner Pearson (LW) 26 1992 Kitchener, ON, CAN 185 91 L 20/21 $3,750,000
#17 Bryan Rust (RW/LW) 26 1992 Pontiac, MI, USA 180 87 R 21/22 $3,500,000
#15 Riley Sheahan (C) 27 1991 St. Catharines, ON, CAN 191 97 L 18/19 $2,100,000
#12 Dominik Simon (C/LW) 24 1994 Praha, CZE 180 86 L 19/20 $750,000
#10 Garrett Wilson (LW) 27 1991 Barrie, ON, CAN 188 90 L 18/19 $650,000
Position: G:2 D:9 F:14 | Av Age: 27.8 years | Av Ht: 185.96 cm | Av Wt 90.12 kg | Compare with other teams
Total Cap Hit: $79,354,999
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  • Arena Name PPG Paints Arena
  • Location Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • Capacity 18 087
  • Construction Year 2010
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
17/01/2019
17/01/2019 Confirmed Leaving Derek Grant (F) Leaving for Anaheim Ducks
17/01/2019 Confirmed Joining Joseph Blandisi (F) Joining from Anaheim Ducks
11/01/2019
11/01/2019 Up/Down Joining Garrett Wilson (F) Joining from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
11/01/2019 Extension Casey DeSmith (G)
07/01/2019
07/01/2019 Up/Down Joining Chad Ruhwedel (D) Joining from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
28/12/2018
28/12/2018 Up/Down Leaving Chad Ruhwedel (D) Leaving for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
27/12/2018
27/12/2018 Extension Jake Guentzel (F)
21/12/2018
21/12/2018 Up/Down Leaving Garrett Wilson (F) Leaving for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1988-1989 NHL 80 40 7 33 - - 347 349 87 6 Conference SF loss
1989-1990 NHL 80 32 8 40 - - 318 359 72 17 Did not make playoffs
1990-1991 NHL 80 41 6 33 - - 342 305 88 7 Champion
1991-1992 NHL 80 39 9 32 - - 343 308 87 6 Champion
1992-1993 NHL 84 56 7 21 - - 367 268 119 1 Conference SF loss
1993-1994 NHL 84 44 13 27 - - 299 285 101 3 Conference QF loss
1994-1995 NHL 48 29 3 16 - - 181 158 61 3 Conference SF loss
1995-1996 NHL 82 49 4 29 - - 362 284 102 4 Conference Final loss
1996-1997 NHL 82 38 8 36 - - 285 280 84 10 Conference QF loss
1997-1998 NHL 82 40 18 24 - - 228 188 98 5 Conference QF loss
1998-1999 NHL 82 38 14 30 - - 242 225 90 11 Conference SF loss
1999-2000 NHL 82 37 8 31 - 6 241 236 88 13 Conference SF loss
2000-2001 NHL 82 42 9 28 - 3 281 256 96 9 Conference Final loss
2001-2002 NHL 82 28 8 41 - 5 198 249 69 26 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 NHL 82 27 6 44 - 5 189 255 65 29 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 NHL 82 23 8 47 - 4 190 303 58 30 Did not make playoffs
2005-2006 NHL 82 22 - 46 - 14 244 316 58 29 Did not make playoffs
2006-2007 NHL 82 47 - 24 - 11 277 246 105 10 Conference QF loss
2007-2008 NHL 82 47 - 27 - 8 247 216 102 4 Final loss
2008-2009 NHL 82 45 - 28 - 9 264 239 99 8 Champion
2009-2010 NHL 82 47 - 28 - 7 257 237 101 8 Conference SF loss
2010-2011 NHL 82 49 - 25 - 8 238 199 106 4 Conference QF loss
2011-2012 NHL 82 51 - 25 - 6 282 221 108 4 Conference QF loss
2012-2013 NHL 48 36 - 12 - 0 165 119 72 1 Conference Final loss
2013-2014 NHL 82 51 - 24 - 7 249 207 109 1 Conference SF loss
2014-2015 NHL 82 43 - 27 - 12 221 210 98 4 Conference QF loss
2015-2016 NHL 82 48 - 26 - 8 245 203 104 2 Champion
2016-2017 NHL 82 50 - 21 - 11 282 234 111 2 Champion
2017-2018 NHL 82 47 - 29 - 6 272 250 100 2 Conference SF loss
2018-2019 NHL 48 21 - 16 5 6 169 146 58 4 -
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Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. David Perron (F) 2018-2019 St. Louis Blues NHL 45 17 18 35 36
2. Tim Wallace (F) 2018-2019 Milton Keynes Lightning EIHL 39 12 23 35 44
3. Mark Arcobello (F) 2018-2019 SC Bern NLA 34 16 18 34 28
4. Cal O'Reilly (F) 2018-2019 Iowa Wild AHL 33 8 25 33 10
5. Harry Zolnierczyk (F) 2018-2019 Springfield Thunderbirds AHL 42 8 24 32 28
6. Dustin Jeffrey (F) 2018-2019 Lausanne HC NLA 31 9 22 31 6
7. Cameron Gaunce (D) 2018-2019 Syracuse Crunch AHL 35 6 25 31 35
8. Chris Conner (F) 2018-2019 Lehigh Valley Phantoms AHL 40 11 19 30 12
9. Sergei Plotnikov (F) 2018-2019 SKA St. Petersburg KHL 48 14 15 29 24
10. Andrew Ebbett (F) 2018-2019 SC Bern NLA 33 11 17 28 35
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mario Lemieux (F) 915 690 1033 1723
2. Sidney Crosby (F) 909 432 741 1173
3. Jaromír Jagr (F) 806 439 640 1079
4. Yevgeni Malkin (F) 832 384 598 982
5. Rick Kehoe (F) 722 312 324 636
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mario Lemieux (F) 915 690 1033 1723
2. Jaromír Jagr (F) 806 439 640 1079
3. Sidney Crosby (F) 909 432 741 1173
4. Yevgeni Malkin (F) 832 384 598 982
5. Jean Pronovost (F) 753 316 287 603
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mario Lemieux (F) 915 690 1033 1723
2. Sidney Crosby (F) 909 432 741 1173
3. Jaromír Jagr (F) 806 439 640 1079
4. Yevgeni Malkin (F) 832 384 598 982
5. Ron Francis (F) 533 164 449 613
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Kevin Stevens (F) 522 260 555 1048
2. Troy Loney (F) 532 69 169 980
3. Rod Buskas (D) 431 16 64 959
4. Bryan Watson (D) 304 8 65 871
5. Yevgeni Malkin (F) 832 384 982 859
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mario Lemieux (F) 915 690 1033 1723
2. Sidney Crosby (F) 909 432 741 1173
3. Yevgeni Malkin (F) 832 384 598 982
4. Jaromír Jagr (F) 806 439 640 1079
5. Jean Pronovost (F) 753 316 287 603
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Mario Lemieux (F) 915 690 1723 1.883
2. Jaromír Jagr (F) 806 439 1079 1.339
3. Paul Coffey (D) 331 108 440 1.329
4. Sidney Crosby (F) 909 432 1173 1.290
5. Rick Tocchet (F) 150 76 179 1.193
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Mario Lemieux (F) 1988-1989 NHL 76 85 114 199 2.62 100
2. Mario Lemieux (F) 1987-1988 NHL 77 70 98 168 2.18 92
3. Mario Lemieux (F) 1995-1996 NHL 70 69 92 161 2.30 54
4. Mario Lemieux (F) 1992-1993 NHL 60 69 91 160 2.67 38
5. Jaromír Jagr (F) 1995-1996 NHL 82 62 87 149 1.82 96
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Mario Lemieux (F) 1988-1989 NHL 76 85 114 199 2.62 100
2. Mario Lemieux (F) 1987-1988 NHL 77 70 98 168 2.18 92
3. Mario Lemieux (F) 1995-1996 NHL 70 69 92 161 2.30 54
4. Mario Lemieux (F) 1992-1993 NHL 60 69 91 160 2.67 38
5. Jaromír Jagr (F) 1995-1996 NHL 82 62 87 149 1.82 96
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Mario Lemieux (F) 1988-1989 NHL 76 85 114 199 2.62 100
2. Mario Lemieux (F) 1987-1988 NHL 77 70 98 168 2.18 92
3. Mario Lemieux (F) 1985-1986 NHL 79 48 93 141 1.78 43
4. Mario Lemieux (F) 1995-1996 NHL 70 69 92 161 2.30 54
5. Ron Francis (F) 1995-1996 NHL 77 27 92 119 1.55 56
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Paul Baxter (D) 1981-1982 NHL 76 9 34 43 0.57 409
2. Dave Schultz (F) 1977-1978 NHL 66 9 25 34 0.52 378
3. Pat Price (D) 1981-1982 NHL 77 7 31 38 0.49 322
4. Gary Rissling (F) 1983-1984 NHL 47 4 13 17 0.36 297
5. Jay Caufield (F) 1988-1989 NHL 58 1 4 5 0.09 285
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 185.96 cm 90.12 kg 27.80
2017-2018 184.90 cm 89.93 kg 26.59
2016-2017 184.65 cm 88.79 kg 28.24
2015-2016 184.71 cm 88.74 kg 26.83
2014-2015 185.08 cm 90.84 kg 27.51
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Recent NHL Entry Draft Selections
RND # Player Born Birtplace HT WT
2018
2 #53 Calen Addison (D) 11/04/2000 Brandon, MB, CAN 177 cm 82 kg
2 #58 Filip HÃ¥llander (C/W) 29/06/2000 Sundsvall, SWE 185 cm 86 kg
5 #129 Justin Almeida (C/LW) 06/02/1999 Kitimat, BC, CAN 180 cm 73 kg
6 #177 Liam Gorman (C) 08/05/2000 Arlington, MA, USA 191 cm 88 kg
2017
2 #51 Zachary Lauzon (D) 10/10/1998 Val d'Or, QC, CAN 185 cm 88 kg
3 #93 Clayton Phillips (D) 09/09/1999 Edina, MN, USA 180 cm 83 kg
5 #152 Jan Drozg (LW/RW) 01/04/1999 Maribor, SLO 188 cm 79 kg
5 #155 Linus Ölund (C) 05/06/1997 Gävle, SWE 183 cm 84 kg
6 #186 Antti Palojärvi (D) 18/01/1999 Kouvola, FIN 186 cm 78 kg
7 #217 William Reilly (D) 23/07/1997 Toronto, ON, CAN 188 cm 89 kg
2016
2 #55 Filip Gustavsson (G) 07/06/1998 Skellefteå, SWE 188 cm 83 kg
2 #61 Kasper Björkqvist (RW/LW) 10/07/1997 Espoo, FIN 186 cm 90 kg
3 #77 Connor Hall (D) 28/01/1998 Cambridge, ON, CAN 189 cm 92 kg
4 #121 Ryan Jones (D) 26/05/1996 Crown Point, IN, USA 188 cm 84 kg
5 #151 Niclas Almari (D) 11/05/1998 Espoo, FIN 185 cm 76 kg
6 #181 Joe Masonius (D) 17/02/1997 Spring Lake, NJ, USA 183 cm 86 kg
Complete Draft History
Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
2017 Stanley Cup Championship Lineup
Jake Guentzel - Sidney Crosby - Conor Sheary
Scott Wilson - Yevgeni Malkin - Phil Kessel
Chris Kunitz - Matt Cullen - Bryan Rust
Carl Hagelin - Nick Bonino - Patric Hörnqvist

Brian Dumoulin - Justin Schultz
Olli Määttä - Trevor Daley
Ian Cole - Ron Hainsey

Matt Murray
(Marc-André Fleury)

2016 Stanley Cup Championship Lineup
Conor Sheary - Sidney Crosby - Patric Hörnqvist
Carl Hagelin - Nick Bonino - Phil Kessel
Chris Kunitz - Yevgeni Malkin - Bryan Rust
Tom Kühnhackl - Matt Cullen - Eric Fehr

Brian Dumoulin - Kris Letang
Olli Määttä - Ben Lovejoy
Ian Cole - Trevor Daley/Justin Schultz

Matt Murray
(Marc-André Fleury)

2009 Stanley Cup Championship Lineup
Chris Kunitz - Sidney Crosby - Bill Guerin
Ruslan Fedotenko - Evgeni Malkin - Max Talbot
Matt Cooke - Jordan Staal - Tyler Kennedy
Pascal Dupuis - Craig Adams - Miroslav Å atan

Brooks Orpik - Sergei Gonchar
Hal Gill - Rob Scuderi
Mark Eaton - Kris Letang

Marc-André Fleury
(Mathieu Garon)

1992 Stanley Cup Championship Lineup
Kevin Stevens - Mario Lemieux - Rick Tocchet
Bob Errey - Ron Francis - Joe Mullen
Troy Loney - Bryan Trottier - Jaromír Jágr
Phil Bourque - Jiří Hrdina - Shawn McEachern

Geordie Roberts - Larry Murphy
Ulf Samuelsson - Paul Stanton
Jim Paek - Kjell Samuelsson

Tom Barrasso
(Ken Wregget)

1991 Stanley Cup Championship Lineup
Bob Errey - Mario Lemieux - Mark Recchi
Kevin Stevens - Ron Francis - Joe Mullen
Troy Loney - Bryan Trottier - Jaromír Jágr
Phil Bourque - Jiří Hrdina - Scott Young

Peter Taglianetti - Paul Coffey
Geordie Roberts - Larry Murphy
Ulf Samuelsson - Paul Stanton

Tom Barrasso
(Frank Pietrangelo)