Matt Grzelcyk

age30
posD
shotl
h5'11"
w174lbs
BirthdateJan 5, 1994
Draft Class2012 round3 pick85

Current Contract

Cap Hit
$2,750,000$2.75M
Year 1 of 1
24/25
Accumulated Hit
$0$0K | 0%
Expiry Status
UFA 2025 age 31

2023-24 Stats

Regular Season
GP63
G2
A9
P11
PPG0.17
PIM37
EV TOI/GM 16.02
G60 0.06
P60 0.60
GF% 56.10
DFF% 46.60
REL DFF% -5.40
CF% 44.90
REL CF% -3.50

Matt Grzelcyk Updates

Jul 1 2024 | Pittsburgh Penguins
Standard | 1 yrs
$2,750,000
Cap Hit
$2,750,000

Peter Fish | Global Hockey Consultants

Jul 1 2024

Grzelcyk signed a one-year, $2.75 million contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday, per Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet.

Apr 13 2024

Grzelcyk notched an assist and three blocked shots in Saturday's 6-4 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Mar 16 2024

Grzelcyk (illness) is expected to return to the lineup Saturday against the Philadelphia Flyers, Belle Fraser of The Hockey News reports.

Mar 13 2024

Grzelcyk is battling an illness and won't travel with the Boston Bruins to Montreal ahead of Thursday's game against the Montreal Canadiens, per Joe Haggerty of Boston Sports Journal on Wednesday.

Mar 4 2024

Grzelcyk (undisclosed) will return to action Monday against the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Mar 2 2024

Per Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic, Grzelcyk (undisclosed) will not play Saturday against the New York Islanders.

Jan 11 2024

Grzelcyk scored a goal on two shots in Thursday's 2-1 overtime loss to the Vegas Golden Knights.

Jan 8 2024

Grzelcyk notched an assist, two blocked shots and two PIM in Monday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Colorado Avalanche.

Dec 30 2023

Grzelcyk (upper body) will replace Parker Wotherspoon in the lineup versus New Jersey on Saturday, according to Joe Haggerty of Bruins' Substack.

Dec 28 2023

Grzelcyk (upper body) is in a regular jersey at practice Thursday, according to Conor Ryan of The Boston Globe.

Dec 27 2023

Grzelcyk (upper body) won't play Wednesday versus the Buffalo Sabres.

Dec 22 2023

Grzelcyk (upper body) will not play against the Winnipeg Jets on Friday, according to Steve Conroy of the Boston Herald.

Dec 21 2023

Grzelcyk (upper body) was not at practice Thursday, according to Joe Haggerty of Bruins' Substack.

Nov 25 2023

The Bruins activated Grzelcyk (upper body) from long-term injured reserve Saturday.

Profile

UFA Year 2021
ELC Year 22
Waivers Age 22
Nationality USA
Est Career Earnings
$22,017,500
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Career Stats By Contract

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2024-2025 Standard Contract
1yr
value$2,750,000$2.75M
cap hit$2,750,000$2.75M
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Signed By
Signed On Jul 1 2024
Signing Agent Peter Fish
Signed On Jul 1 2024
Signing Status
UFA
age 30
% Cap Contract Start 3.13%
Abbreviated $Amounts
Buy Out
2024-25
2025
Cap Hit $2,750,000$2.75M UFAage 31
AAV $2,750,000$2.75M
Base $2,750,000$2.75M
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $2,750,000$2.75M
Minors Salary $2,750,000$2.75M
Clauses
-
UFA Year

2020-2024 Standard Contract
4yrs
value$14,750,000$14.75M
cap hit$3,687,500$3.69M
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Signed On Oct 17 2020
Signing Agent Peter Fish
Signed On Oct 17 2020
Signing Status
RFA
age 26
% Cap Contract Start 4.52%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2020-21
2021-22
2022-23
2023-24
2024
Cap Hit $3,687,500$3.69M $3,687,500$3.69M $3,687,500$3.69M $3,687,500$3.69M UFAage 30
AAV $3,687,500$3.69M $3,687,500$3.69M $3,687,500$3.69M $3,687,500$3.69M
Base $2,250,000$2.25M $4,000,000$4.00M $4,250,000$4.25M $4,250,000$4.25M
Performance Bonuses - - - -
Signing Bonuses - - - -
Total Salary $2,250,000$2.25M $4,000,000$4.00M $4,250,000$4.25M $4,250,000$4.25M
Minors Salary $2,250,000$2.25M $4,000,000$4.00M $4,250,000$4.25M $4,250,000$4.25M
Clauses
-
-
-
-
UFA Year

2018-2020 Standard Contract
2yrs
value$2,800,000$2.80M
cap hit$1,400,000$1.40M
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Signed By
Signed On Jun 15 2018
Signing Agent Peter Fish
Signed On Jun 15 2018
Signing Status
RFA
age 24
% Cap Contract Start 1.76%
Arbitration Eligible
Abbreviated $Amounts
2018-19
2019-20
2020
Cap Hit $1,400,000$1.40M $1,400,000$1.40M RFAage 26
AAV $1,400,000$1.40M $1,400,000$1.40M
Base $1,400,000$1.40M $1,400,000$1.40M
Performance Bonuses - -
Signing Bonuses - -
Total Salary $1,400,000$1.40M $1,400,000$1.40M
Minors Salary $1,400,000$1.40M $1,400,000$1.40M
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

2016-2018 Entry Level Contract
2yrs
value$1,850,000$1.85M
cap hit$925,000$925K
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Signed On Apr 1 2016
Signed On Apr 1 2016
Signing Status age 22
% Cap Contract Start 1.18%
Arbitration Eligible
Abbreviated $Amounts
2016-17
2017-18
2018
Cap Hit $858,750$859K $858,750$859K RFAage 24
AAV $925,000$925K $925,000$925K
Base $700,000$700K $832,500$833K
Performance Bonuses $132,500$133K -
Signing Bonuses $92,500$93K $92,500$93K
Total Salary $792,500$793K $925,000$925K
Minors Salary $70,000$70K $70,000$70K
Clauses
-
-
UFA Year

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