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Phil Kessel

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Position: RW ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 202 lbs. (92 kg)

Born: October 2, 1987 in Madison, Wisconsin
Draft: Boston, 1st round (5th overall), 2006 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: Minnesota
Relatives: Dave Moss (cousin)
Current salary: $10,000,000
Current cap hit: $8,000,000

Other SR Links: Olympics at Sports-Reference.com, Olympics at Hockey-Reference.com




Elo Fan Ratings

Fine Details ▪ Last updated Aug 31, 2015 1:25 PM

NHL Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV Awards
2006-07 19 BOS NHL 70 11 18 29 -12 12 10 1 0 0 14 4 0 170 6.5 984 14:04 Byng-59,Calder-11,Masterton-1
2007-08 20 BOS NHL 82 19 18 37 -6 28 14 5 0 3 16 2 0 213 8.9 372 1249 15:14 137 187 42.3 11 17 37 30 Byng-37
2008-09 21 BOS NHL 70 36 24 60 23 16 28 8 0 6 17 7 0 232 15.5 400 1159 16:34 42 45 48.3 6 16 42 33 AS-13,Byng-9
2009-10 22 TOR NHL 70 30 25 55 -8 21 22 8 0 5 17 8 0 297 10.1 526 1368 19:33 59 63 48.4 13 13 30 46
2010-11 23 TOR NHL 82 32 32 64 -20 24 19 12 1 6 21 11 0 325 9.8 561 1611 19:39 24 35 40.7 11 22 45 45 Byng-39
2011-12 24 TOR NHL 82 37 45 82 -10 20 27 10 0 6 32 13 0 295 12.5 518 1645 20:03 9 19 32.1 12 21 39 82 AS-5,AS-18,Byng-16
2012-13 25 TOR NHL 48 20 32 52 -3 18 14 6 0 4 17 15 0 161 12.4 313 951 19:49 5 3 62.5 16 23 25 45 AS-4,Byng-18
2013-14 26 TOR NHL 82 37 43 80 -4 27 29 8 0 6 31 12 0 305 12.1 532 1695 20:40 2 12 14.3 25 30 37 88 AS-3
2014-15 27 TOR NHL 82 25 36 61 -34 30 17 8 0 4 19 17 0 280 8.9 496 1541 18:48 2 3 40.0 18 13 34 64
6 yrs TOR NHL 446 181 213 394 -79 140 128 52 1 31 137 76 0 1663 10.9 2946 8810 19:45 101 135 42.8 95 122 210 370
3 yrs BOS NHL 222 66 60 126 5 56 52 14 0 9 47 13 0 615 10.7 942 3392 15:17 179 232 43.6 17 33 79 63
Career NHL 668 247 273 520 -74 196 180 66 1 40 184 89 0 2278 10.8 3888 12203 18:16 280 367 43.3 112 155 289 433

NHL Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 20 Boston Bruins NHL 82 1045.3 995 853 53.8 2.2 754 677 52.7 2.6 8.6 90.3 98.9 46.9 53.1
2008-09 21 Boston Bruins NHL 70 951.4 999 887 53.0 3.5 728 699 51.0 2.1 10.5 94.4 104.8 52.1 47.9
2009-10 22 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 70 1072.2 1211 1032 54.0 0.2 891 752 54.2 0.4 8.3 89.6 97.9 53.0 47.0
2010-11 23 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 82 1257.8 1279 1424 47.3 -3.0 924 1044 47.0 -2.9 7.8 90.7 98.5 52.3 47.7
2011-12 24 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 82 1329.2 1407 1404 50.1 0.6 1012 1075 48.5 -0.6 9.8 89.3 99.1 55.8 44.2
2012-13 25 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 48 771.3 781 892 46.7 3.2 556 671 45.3 2.1 10.1 91.7 101.7 48.8 51.2
2013-14 26 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 82 1394.5 1380 1661 45.4 2.4 1030 1302 44.2 0.8 10.0 91.6 101.6 44.4 55.6
2014-15 27 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 82 1206.8 1190 1358 46.7 0.4 900 1045 46.3 0.2 7.1 90.0 97.1 52.0 48.0
2 yrs NHL 82 1996.7 1994 1740 53.4 2.8 1482 1376 51.9 2.3 9.5 92.4 101.9 49.4 50.6
6 yrs NHL 82 7031.7 7248 7771 48.3 0.5 5313 5889 47.4 -0.1 8.8 90.5 99.3 50.9 49.1
Career NHL 82 9028.4 9242 9511 49.3 1.0 6795 7265 48.3 0.3 9.0 90.9 99.8 50.6 49.4

NHL Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP GC G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- OPS DPS PS Awards
2006-07 19 BOS NHL 70 11 0.16 0.26 0.41 0.15 0.17 2.43 11 18 29 11 38 7 43 0 -12 1.3 0.7 2.0 Byng-59,Calder-11,Masterton-1
2007-08 20 BOS NHL 82 15 0.23 0.22 0.45 0.18 0.34 2.60 21 19 40 17 62 15 53 0 -6 2.5 1.1 3.6 Byng-37
2008-09 21 BOS NHL 70 26 0.51 0.34 0.86 0.37 0.23 3.31 38 24 62 27 80 24 34 1 23 6.8 2.0 8.8 AS-13,Byng-9
2009-10 22 TOR NHL 70 23 0.43 0.36 0.79 0.32 0.30 4.24 33 26 59 25 75 23 60 0 -8 5.2 1.0 6.3
2010-11 23 TOR NHL 82 26 0.39 0.39 0.78 0.32 0.29 3.96 35 34 69 28 82 31 71 0 -20 6.0 0.9 6.9 Byng-39
2011-12 24 TOR NHL 82 32 0.45 0.55 1.00 0.39 0.24 3.60 42 49 91 36 107 33 84 0 -10 8.7 1.2 9.9 AS-5,AS-18,Byng-16
2012-13 25 TOR NHL 48 19 0.42 0.67 1.08 0.40 0.38 3.35 39 60 99 38 64 24 43 0 -3 5.4 0.8 6.2 AS-4,Byng-18
2013-14 26 TOR NHL 82 32 0.45 0.52 0.98 0.40 0.33 3.72 42 47 89 36 105 29 82 0 -4 8.8 1.5 10.3 AS-3
2014-15 27 TOR NHL 82 24 0.30 0.44 0.74 0.29 0.37 3.41 28 39 67 26 82 35 83 0 -34 5.6 0.3 5.9
6 yrs TOR NHL 446 156 0.41 0.48 0.88 0.35 0.31 3.73 219 255 474 189 515 175 423 0 -79 39.9 5.6 45.5
3 yrs BOS NHL 222 52 0.30 0.27 0.57 0.23 0.25 2.77 70 61 131 55 180 46 130 1 5 10.6 3.8 14.4
Career NHL 668 208 0.37 0.41 0.78 0.31 0.29 3.41 289 316 605 244 695 221 553 1 -74 50.5 9.5 60.0

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV
2007-08 20 BOS NHL 4 3 1 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 13 23.1 27 58 14:31 1 2 33.3 4 1 4 2
2008-09 21 BOS NHL 11 6 5 11 7 4 6 0 0 0 38 15.8 72 175 15:55 0 0 1 3 3 4
2012-13 25 TOR NHL 7 4 2 6 3 2 3 1 0 2 29 13.8 51 129 18:29 0 2 0.0 1 4 4 11
Career NHL 22 13 8 21 11 8 11 2 0 2 80 16.3 150 363 16:29 1 4 20.0 6 8 11 17

NHL Playoffs Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 20 Boston Bruins NHL 4 45.9 54 39 58.1 2.1 37 34 52.1 -2.1 12.0 92.9 104.9 38.9 61.1
2008-09 21 Boston Bruins NHL 11 147.2 150 153 49.5 -1.7 112 117 48.9 -4.6 15.2 93.5 108.7 58.4 41.6
2012-13 25 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 7 106.2 124 152 44.9 -2.5 97 116 45.5 -3.9 9.3 96.5 105.8 67.2 32.8
2 yrs NHL 4 193.1 204 192 51.5 -0.5 149 151 49.7 -3.9 14.4 93.3 107.8 55.1 44.9
Career NHL 4 299.3 328 344 48.8 -1.6 246 267 48.0 -4.3 12.3 94.8 107.1 59.8 40.2

Other Regular Season

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
2003-04 16 U.S. National Team Development Program U-17 32 31 18 49 8
2003-04 16 U.S. National Team Development Program NAHL 30 21 12 33 18
2003-04 16 United States WJ18-A 6 7 3 10 3 6 1 6 0 2
2004-05 17 U.S. National Team Development Program U-18 31 41 32 73 16
2004-05 17 United States WJC-A 7 4 2 6 -1 2 4 0 0 1
2004-05 17 U.S. National Team Development Program NAHL 14 11 14 25 21 6 5 0 2
2004-05 17 United States WJ18-A 6 9 7 16 10 2
2005-06 18 University of Minnesota WCHA 39 18 33 51 28 7 10 1 3
2005-06 18 United States WC-A 7 1 1 2 2 2 1 0 0 0
2005-06 18 United States WJC-A 7 1 10 11 0 2 0 1 0 0
2006-07 19 Providence Bruins AHL 2 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 8 12.5
2006-07 19 United States WC-A 7 2 5 7 1 6 2 0 0 0
2007-08 20 United States WC-A 7 6 4 10 4 6 3 3 0 0
2009-10 22 United States Olympics 6 1 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 0
Career 1 Season AHL 2 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 8 12.5
Career 2 Seasons NAHL 44 32 26 58 39 6 5 0 2
Career 1 Season Olympics 6 1 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 0
Career 1 Season U-17 32 31 18 49 8
Career 1 Season U-18 31 41 32 73 16
Career 3 Seasons WC-A 21 9 10 19 7 14 6 3 0 0
Career 1 Season WCHA 39 18 33 51 28 7 10 1 3
Career 2 Seasons WJ18-A 12 16 10 26 13 8 1 6 0 2
Career 2 Seasons WJC-A 14 5 12 17 -1 4 4 1 0 1
Rk Year Tm G A +/- PIM S SHFT
1 2010 USA 1 1 2 0 12 12
2 2014 USA 5 3 6 4 21 13
Car 6 4 8 4 33 25

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 9 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Phil Kessel 10.3 9.9 8.8 6.9 6.3 6.2 5.9 3.6 2.0
Jimmy Carson 95.2 9.4 8.6 6.3 6.2 3.6 2.9
Jimmy Ward 92.3 7.3 5.8 4.8 3.9 2.9 1.8
Martin Havlat 92.1 9.6 7.8 7.1 5.8 4.7 2.1
Derek Roy 91.9 9.5 7.9 7.1 6.8 4.3 1.6
Mike Richards 90.9 9.4 9.2 7.3 7.2 2.3 2.0
Miroslav Satan 89.9 9.1 8.3 7.1 5.0 3.9 3.1
Mike Rogers 89.8 10.0 7.7 7.3 5.2 3.7 3.1
Danny Gare 89.4 10.4 8.7 8.4 6.0 5.9 2.3
Bobby Hull 89.2 10.0 9.2 6.5 6.0 4.3 3.6
Robert Reichel 89.2 9.5 8.1 6.2 3.6 3.4 3.3
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Phil Kessel 10.3 9.9 8.8 6.9 6.3 6.2 5.9 3.6 2.0
Mike Rogers 89.7 10.0 7.7 7.3 5.2 3.7 3.1 0.0
Mickey Redmond 89.7 10.2 8.5 7.5 6.3 4.2 2.3 1.6 1.3 0.3
Alexandre Burrows 89.3 9.5 7.2 6.9 6.6 3.9 3.4 3.1 1.3 0.6 -0.5
Blaine Stoughton 88.5 9.9 7.3 6.3 6.0 2.7 2.3 0.3 0.1
Loui Eriksson 88.5 8.8 8.6 7.9 7.7 5.3 3.9 3.5 2.4 1.3
Ryan Kesler 86.6 10.4 7.7 6.2 5.5 4.6 4.5 3.9 1.2 1.2 1.1 0.2
Mike Richards 86.4 9.4 9.2 7.3 7.2 5.2 3.5 3.3 2.3 2.0 0.8
Hakan Loob 85.4 10.1 6.8 5.5 5.3 4.2 2.4
Brad Boyes 85.3 9.3 7.9 7.6 6.0 4.3 4.0 3.9 3.6 3.2 2.0 -0.1
Billy Boucher 85.3 5.9 5.7 5.0 2.6 1.8 1.1 -0.2

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

September 18, 2009: Traded to Toronto by Boston for Toronto's 1st (Tyler Seguin) and 2nd (Jared Knight) round choices in 2010 Entry Draft and Toronto's 1st round choice (Dougie Hamilton) in 2011 Entry Draft, September 18, 2009.

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