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Nate Schmidt

27-Year-Old Defenseman – Vegas Golden Knights

2017-18 NHL Stats

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19

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2017-18 NHL Projections

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2017-18 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Schmidt got one of the rawest deals of anyone out of the NHL expansion draft, as he went from one of the league's top teams in the Capitals to the newfangled Golden Knights, for whom hes expected to be a major minutes eater in their inaugural season. With Vegas trying (perh...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 194   DOB: 7/16/1991   BORN: St. Cloud, Minnesota   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Awarded a two-year, $4.45 million contract with the Golden Knights via arbitration in August 2017.

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Schmidt potted his third goal of the postseason in Thursday's season-ending, 4-3 loss to the Capitals.

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Nate Schmidt NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2013-14 22 NHL WAS 29 2 4 6 4 6 41 4.9 0 0 18:42 0 0 0 0:11 18 35
2014-15 23 NHL WAS 39 1 3 4 -2 10 40 2.5 0 0 13:53 0 0 0 0:01 34 33
2014-15 23 AHL HER 19 3 6 9 -2 6 0 2
2015-16 24 NHL WAS 72 2 14 16 12 16 80 2.5 1 0 18:04 0 0 0 0:04 69 111
2016-17 25 NHL WAS 60 3 14 17 22 16 60 5.0 0 0 15:29 0 0 0 0:10 51 37
2017-18 26 NHL VGK 76 5 31 36 19 16 103 4.9 1 0 22:14 1 10 11 1:45 41 121
2017-18 Proj 26 NHL LAS 74 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Nate Schmidt

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#1 Right Defenseman
  1. Nate Schmidt
  2. Deryk Engelland
  3. Colin Miller  OUT
Vegas Golden Knights

2017-18 Time On Ice Stats

22:14

Average Time On Ice

On average, Nate Schmidt was on the ice for 22:14.

1:45

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Nate Schmidt was on the ice for 1:45 during power plays.

1:54

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Nate Schmidt was on the ice for 1:54 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2015-16 18:04 0:04 1:21
2016-17 15:29 0:10 0:43
2017-18 22:14 1:45 1:54
2017-18 NHL Game Log   Nate Schmidt
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Jun 7 WAS 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 2 27:17 1:46
Jun 4 WAS@WAS 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 22:50 2:56
Jun 2 WAS@WAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 21:18 0:48
May 30 WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 22:48 2:49
May 28 WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 21:08 0:18
May 20 WPG@WPG 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 1 23:55 2:20
May 18 WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 24:50 1:19
May 16 WPG 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 1 22:08 2:55
May 14 WPG@WPG 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 2 23:17 0:39
May 12 WPG@WPG 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 23:02 1:09
May 6 SAN@SAN 1 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 2 24:02 1:14
May 4 SAN 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 2 2 21:29 2:31
May 2 SAN@SAN 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 22:42 4:51
Apr 30 SAN@SAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 26:18 3:19
Apr 28 SAN 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 4 30:30 0:14
Apr 26 SAN 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 19:10 7:53
Apr 17 LOS@LOS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 5 3 25:48 1:14
Apr 15 LOS@LOS 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 24:07 4:05
Apr 13 LOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 3 3 37:18 3:11
Apr 11 LOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 24:32 2:51
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Apr 7 CGY@CGY Did Not Play
Apr 5 EDM@EDM Did Not Play
Apr 3 VAN@VAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 4 23:22 1:02
Mar 31 SAN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 21:33 2:48
Mar 30 STL 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 3 19:31 0:00
Mar 28 ARI 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 3 19:28 1:20
Mar 26 COL 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 25:29 0:05
Mar 24 COL@COL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 2 24:00 0:10
Mar 22 SAN@SAN 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 3 24:36 1:14
Mar 20 VAN 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 18:20 1:45
Mar 18 CGY 0 2 2 3 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 3 20:01 1:09
Mar 16 MIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 4 22:47 2:20
Mar 14 NJD 0 1 1 -4 0 0 1 0 5 0.0 0 2 20:19 3:22
Mar 12 PHI@PHI 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 0 0 26:19 1:26
Mar 10 BUF@BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 25:02 0:54
Mar 8 DET@DET Did Not Play
Mar 6 CLM@CLM Did Not Play
Mar 4 NJD@NJD Did Not Play
Mar 2 OTT Did Not Play
Feb 27 LOS 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 1 23:16 4:39
Feb 26 LOS@LOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 24:09 3:37
Feb 23 VAN 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 22:23 1:57
Feb 21 CGY 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 0 4 16:41 1:08
Feb 19 ANA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 21:40 1:42
Feb 17 MON 1 1 2 1 2 0 1 0 3 33.3 0 1 20:55 1:19
Feb 15 EDM 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 18:55 0:00
Feb 13 CHI 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 16:20 0:00
Feb 11 PHI 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 2 18:09 0:00
Feb 8 SAN@SAN 0 1 1 3 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 2 0 22:50 1:06
Feb 6 PIT@PIT 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 2 22:06 0:13
Feb 4 WAS@WAS 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 3 24:54 0:00
Feb 2 MIN@MIN 1 0 1 -1 0 1 0 0 2 50.0 1 2 20:43 2:10
Feb 1 WPG@WPG 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 2 25:38 0:00
Jan 30 CGY@CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 24:06 0:00
Jan 25 NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 19:03 0:20
Jan 23 CLM 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 23:35 0:05
Jan 21 CAR@CAR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 20:58 1:02
Jan 19 FLA@FLA 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 23:20 0:00
Jan 18 TAM@TAM 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 1 19:40 0:00
Jan 16 NAS@NAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 21:27 0:02
Jan 13 EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 20:20 0:04
Jan 7 NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 22:59 1:19
Jan 5 CHI@CHI 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 4 0 23:36 2:13
Jan 4 STL@STL 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 20:57 0:32
Jan 2 NAS 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 0 3 21:34 0:24
Dec 31 TOR 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 5 23:16 2:28
Dec 28 LOS@LOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 26:44 4:27
Dec 27 ANA@ANA 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 3 22:53 1:38
Dec 23 WAS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 2 20:29 1:11
Dec 19 TAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 22:20 1:26
Dec 17 FLA 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 3 23:16 3:45
Dec 14 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 21:57 2:12
Dec 12 CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 4 23:03 1:49
Dec 9 DAL@DAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 22:04 2:31
Dec 8 NAS@NAS 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 1 2 28:08 3:30
Dec 5 ANA 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 22:19 3:09
Dec 3 ARI 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 3 23:10 0:00
Dec 1 WPG@WPG 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 24:56 4:25
Nov 30 MIN@MIN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 23:49 2:54
Nov 28 DAL 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 20:28 0:00
Nov 25 ARI@ARI 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 4 24:24 1:05
Nov 24 SAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 3 1 20:41 0:07
Nov 22 ANA@ANA 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 24:34 0:00
Nov 19 LOS 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 21:23 0:17
Nov 16 VAN@VAN 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 16:59 0:00
Nov 14 EDM@EDM 0 1 1 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 23:39 3:55
Nov 10 WPG 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 21:12 2:58
Nov 7 MON@MON 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 2 24:47 2:19
Nov 6 TOR@TOR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 4 27:11 2:46
Nov 4 OTT@OTT 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 0.0 0 2 22:23 3:37
Nov 2 BOS@BOS 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 23:21 2:02
Oct 31 NYR@NYR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 2 25:04 2:33
Oct 30 NYI@NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 22:08 2:58
Oct 27 COL 0 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 1 18:38 2:14
Oct 24 CHI 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 23:07 4:01
Oct 21 STL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 23:17 2:01
Oct 17 BUF 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 21:06 4:07
Oct 15 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 3 22:39 4:21
Oct 13 DET 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 21:31 1:51
Oct 10 ARI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 1 21:06 2:49
Oct 7 ARI@ARI 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 5 25:18 3:24
Oct 6 DAL@DAL 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 15:58 6:35

Nate Schmidt: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Schmidt is averaging just under 25 minutes of ice time per game, including 2:40 on the power play, during his team's historic playoff run.

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Schmidt registered a second-period goal and an assist Sunday in a series win over the Sharks.

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Schmidt picked up two assists, one on the power play, while adding two shots, three blocked shots and a plus-3 rating in Sunday's 4-0 win over the Flames.

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Schmidt (undisclosed) will rejoin the lineup for Saturday's contest against the Sabres, Steve Carp of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.

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Schmidt (undisclosed) will join his teammates in Buffalo on Friday.

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Schmidt (undisclosed) will be sidelined for Tuesday's game against the Blue Jackets, Steve Carp of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.

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Schmidt (undisclosed) won't play Sunday against the Devils, Steve Carp of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.

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Schmidt (undisclosed) will not be in action against the Senators on Friday.

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Schmidt is listed day-to-day ahead of Friday's matchup against the Senators.

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Schmidt scored a goal and a power-play assist while adding three shots, two PIM, a blocked shot and a plus-1 rating in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Canadiens.

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Schmidt has averaged 22:38 of ice time this season and is currently skating on the team's top defensive pairing.

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Schmidt collected two assists -- one on the power play -- during Friday's 4-3 shootout win over Nashville.

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2014-15

Signed as an undrafted free agent out of the University of Minnesota in 2012, Schmidt has steadily established himself as a legitimate NHL prospect. Like 2012-2013, Schmidt is likely to spend the balance of the upcoming season in the AHL, but he has shown flashes of potential and will likely get another taste of NHL action as an injury call-up. The former NCAA standout has all the tools to be a serviceable top-6 defenseman in the NHL at some point in the future.