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David Perron

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Position: LW ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 198 lbs. (90 kg)

Born: May 28, 1988 in Sherbrooke, Quebec
Draft: St. Louis, 1st round (26th overall), 2007 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: Lewiston MAINEiacs
Current salary: $4,500,000
Current cap hit: $3,812,500



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
2007-08 19 STL NHL 62 13 14 27 16 38 10 3 0 1 12 2 0 68 19.1 120 778 12:33 5 9 35.7 65 7 24 12
2008-09 20 STL NHL 81 15 35 50 13 50 11 4 0 3 24 11 0 161 9.3 296 1177 14:32 1 5 16.7 78 18 31 24
2009-10 21 STL NHL 82 20 27 47 -10 60 14 5 1 2 18 8 1 166 12.0 275 1325 16:09 8 13 38.1 78 12 35 26
2010-11 22 STL NHL 10 5 2 7 7 12 5 0 0 0 1 0 1 29 17.2 37 184 18:25 0 0 6 1 9 3
2011-12 23 STL NHL 57 21 21 42 19 28 15 5 1 4 15 5 1 114 18.4 206 1042 18:17 2 8 20.0 32 13 29 9 AS-20
2012-13 24 STL NHL 48 10 15 25 0 44 8 2 0 2 11 4 0 84 11.9 168 864 18:00 8 14 36.4 48 11 26 14
2013-14 25 EDM NHL 78 28 29 57 -16 90 19 8 1 2 24 5 0 220 12.7 383 1492 19:08 13 26 33.3 116 20 52 42
2014-15 26 TOT NHL 81 17 24 41 -25 62 14 3 0 2 18 6 0 196 8.7 323 1404 17:20 3 9 25.0 171 21 35 35
2014-15 26 EDM NHL 38 5 14 19 -17 20 5 0 0 1 10 4 0 74 6.8 128 646 16:00 3 6 33.3 74 12 13 21
2014-15 26 PIT NHL 43 12 10 22 -8 42 9 3 0 1 8 2 0 122 9.8 195 758 17:37 0 3 0.0 97 9 22 14
6 yrs STL NHL 340 84 114 198 45 232 63 19 2 12 81 30 3 622 13.5 1102 5370 15:48 24 49 32.9 307 62 154 88
2 yrs EDM NHL 116 33 43 76 -33 110 24 8 1 3 34 9 0 294 11.2 511 2138 18:26 16 32 33.3 190 32 65 63
1 yr PIT NHL 43 12 10 22 -8 42 9 3 0 1 8 2 0 122 9.8 195 758 17:37 0 3 0.0 97 9 22 14
Career NHL 499 129 167 296 4 384 96 30 3 16 123 41 3 1038 12.4 1808 8266 16:34 40 84 32.3 594 103 241 165

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 19 St. Louis Blues NHL 62 644.2 497 489 50.4 4.6 399 381 51.2 4.2 11.4 93.8 105.2 50.7 49.3
2008-09 20 St. Louis Blues NHL 81 896.8 750 738 50.4 1.2 603 566 51.6 1.3 9.8 93.0 102.9 63.4 36.6
2009-10 21 St. Louis Blues NHL 82 1050.7 966 888 52.1 0.2 743 707 51.2 -0.8 7.5 89.9 97.4 55.1 44.9
2010-11 22 St. Louis Blues NHL 10 134.0 133 110 54.7 0.7 111 79 58.4 1.6 9.5 96.7 106.2 47.4 52.6
2011-12 23 St. Louis Blues NHL 57 833.0 798 743 51.8 -3.3 621 551 53.0 -2.9 9.8 93.3 103.1 48.4 51.6
2012-13 24 St. Louis Blues NHL 48 702.3 606 541 52.8 1.5 443 394 52.9 0.3 7.5 92.3 99.8 51.8 48.2
2013-14 25 Edmonton Oilers NHL 78 1199.0 1062 1215 46.6 1.5 777 901 46.3 2.1 10.0 90.4 100.3 50.1 49.9
2014-15 26 2 Teams NHL 81 1184 963 55.1 4.3 873 720 54.8 4.4 6.9 88.3 95.3 61.7 38.3
2014-15 26 Edmonton Oilers NHL 38 533.0 508 470 51.9 3.2 363 346 51.2 3.3 7.3 87.6 94.9 62.5 37.5
2014-15 26 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 43 627.6 676 493 57.8 4.7 510 374 57.7 4.7 6.7 89.0 95.7 60.9 39.1
2 yrs NHL 78 1732.0 1570 1685 48.2 1.3 1140 1247 47.8 1.7 9.1 89.6 98.7 53.9 46.1
6 yrs NHL 48 4261.0 3750 3509 51.7 1.0 2920 2678 52.2 0.6 9.1 92.3 101.5 53.7 46.3
Career NHL 38 6620.5 7180 6650 51.9 1.7 5443 5019 52.0 1.7 8.5 90.8 99.3 55.8 44.2

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
2007-08 19 STL NHL 62 11 0.21 0.23 0.44 0.17 0.61 1.10 14 15 29 12 42 8 18 0 16 2.1 1.6 3.7
2008-09 20 STL NHL 81 18 0.19 0.43 0.62 0.22 0.62 1.99 16 36 52 19 69 26 30 0 13 3.5 2.1 5.6
2009-10 21 STL NHL 82 18 0.24 0.33 0.57 0.22 0.73 2.02 22 28 50 20 66 23 57 4 -10 3.5 1.3 4.7
2010-11 22 STL NHL 10 3 0.50 0.20 0.70 0.33 1.20 2.90 5 2 7 3 12 3 2 0 7 0.8 0.5 1.3
2011-12 23 STL NHL 57 17 0.37 0.37 0.74 0.30 0.49 2.00 24 23 47 19 72 26 31 4 19 4.2 2.2 6.4 AS-20
2012-13 24 STL NHL 48 9 0.21 0.31 0.52 0.19 0.92 1.75 19 28 47 18 35 11 29 5 0 1.4 1.2 2.6
2013-14 25 EDM NHL 78 23 0.36 0.37 0.73 0.29 1.15 2.82 32 32 64 26 76 19 75 2 -16 5.3 1.2 6.5
2014-15 26 TOT NHL 81 16 0.21 0.30 0.51 0.19 0.77 2.42 20 26 46 18 60 17 69 1 -25 2.6 0.6 3.2
2014-15 26 EDM NHL 38 7 0.13 0.37 0.50 0.17 0.53 1.95 6 15 21 7 24 6 35 0 -17 0.9 0.1 1.0
2014-15 26 PIT NHL 43 9 0.28 0.23 0.51 0.21 0.98 2.84 14 11 25 11 36 11 34 1 -8 1.7 0.6 2.2
6 yrs STL NHL 340 76 0.25 0.34 0.58 0.22 0.68 1.83 100 132 232 91 296 97 167 13 45 15.5 8.9 24.4
2 yrs EDM NHL 116 29 0.28 0.37 0.66 0.25 0.95 2.53 38 47 85 34 100 25 110 2 -33 6.2 1.3 7.5
1 yr PIT NHL 43 9 0.28 0.23 0.51 0.21 0.98 2.84 14 11 25 11 36 11 34 1 -8 1.7 0.6 2.2
Career NHL 499 114 0.26 0.33 0.59 0.23 0.77 2.08 152 190 342 135 432 133 311 16 4 23.4 10.7 34.1

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
2008-09 20 STL NHL 4 1 1 2 3 4 1 0 0 0 12 8.3 23 69 17:12 0 0 9 1 0 0
2011-12 23 STL NHL 9 1 4 5 -4 10 1 0 0 1 16 6.3 30 154 17:06 0 2 0.0 14 3 1 4
2012-13 24 STL NHL 6 0 2 2 -3 6 0 0 0 0 12 0.0 22 103 17:11 1 0 100.0 12 0 1 1
2014-15 26 PIT NHL 5 0 1 1 -1 4 0 0 0 0 12 0.0 18 86 17:17 0 0 11 1 3 2
Career NHL 24 2 8 10 -5 24 2 0 0 1 52 3.8 93 412 17:11 1 2 33.3 46 5 5 7

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%
2008-09 20 St. Louis Blues NHL 4 52.0 49 37 57.0 6.6 40 28 58.8 10.9 8.8 100.0 108.8 64.5 35.5
2011-12 23 St. Louis Blues NHL 9 123.7 86 111 43.7 -5.4 64 79 44.8 -7.7 13.3 83.9 97.3 58.2 41.8
2012-13 24 St. Louis Blues NHL 6 90.5 83 88 48.5 -6.2 63 68 48.1 -6.3 4.7 88.1 92.7 59.4 40.6
2014-15 26 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 5 73.3 55 59 48.2 -5.7 42 40 51.2 1.2 0.0 96.8 96.8 64.1 35.9
3 yrs NHL 9 266.1 218 236 48.0 -3.2 167 175 48.8 -3.4 9.0 87.9 96.9 59.9 40.1
Career NHL 4 339.4 273 295 48.1 -3.5 209 215 49.3 -2.7 7.1 89.8 96.9 60.7 39.3

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
2005-06 17 St-Jerome Panthers QJHL 51 24 45 69 92
2006-07 18 Lewiston MAINEiacs QMJHL 70 39 44 83 37 75 29 10 0 7 170 22.9
Career 1 Season QJHL 51 24 45 69 92
Career 1 Season QMJHL 70 39 44 83 37 75 29 10 0 7 170 22.9

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
2005-06 17 St-Jerome Panthers QJHL 8 4 5 9 8
2006-07 18 Lewiston MAINEiacs QMJHL 17 12 16 28 6 22 5 7 0 4 58 20.7
2006-07 18 Lewiston MAINEiacs M-Cup 4 1 2 3 0 1 0 0 0
Career 1 Season M-Cup 4 1 2 3 0 1 0 0 0
Career 1 Season QJHL 8 4 5 9 8
Career 1 Season QMJHL 17 12 16 28 6 22 5 7 0 4 58 20.7

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 8 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
David Perron 6.5 6.4 5.6 4.7 3.7 3.2 2.6 1.3
Joffrey Lupul 93.2 5.7 5.6 5.1 3.5 1.5
Eric Vail 92.7 6.6 6.1 4.4 3.6 0.6
Jordan Staal 92.1 5.6 5.4 4.5 3.3 1.3
Anson Carter 92.1 5.6 5.5 4.5 4.0 1.6
Ray Ferraro 91.9 6.7 5.6 4.2 3.9 1.7
Billy Taylor 91.8 4.4 4.3 3.7 3.2 0.7
Rick Kehoe 91.6 6.7 6.2 5.6 3.4 1.1
Darren Turcotte 91.6 5.6 5.3 4.9 4.1 0.7
Tom Cook 91.2 4.5 3.7 3.6 3.0 1.4
Michal Handzus 90.8 6.5 5.6 4.1 3.8 0.1
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
David Perron 6.5 6.4 5.6 4.7 3.7 3.2 2.6 1.3
Ryan Callahan 93.0 6.6 6.4 5.6 4.7 4.1 4.1 3.2 1.5 1.0
Blake Wheeler 90.6 8.4 8.3 6.4 6.2 5.0 4.8 3.9
Kris Versteeg 90.4 6.6 5.8 4.8 4.4 4.3 3.1 0.2 0.1
T.J. Oshie 89.8 7.4 6.7 6.6 4.9 4.8 3.9 2.0
Vic Lynn 88.3 6.2 5.6 4.2 2.9 1.2 0.7 0.2 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2
Bryan Little 87.8 7.2 6.6 5.8 5.3 4.6 3.0 2.4 1.0
Jiri Hudler 87.7 10.2 6.4 6.3 5.9 4.6 3.4 2.9 2.4 0.2 -0.1
Charlie Langlois 86.0 5.0 4.8 4.2 3.9
Patrik Berglund 86.0 6.2 5.6 4.4 3.5 3.4 2.5 2.4
Marek Svatos 85.7 6.4 5.7 3.4 3.1 0.8 0.4 0.2

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

November 4, 2010: Missed majority of 2010-11 due to head injury vs. San Jose, November 4, 2010.

July 10, 2013: Traded to Edmonton by St. Louis for Magnus Paajarvi and a 2nd round choice in 2014 Entry Draft, July 10, 2013.

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