#20 NICHOLAS PAUL (C)
TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING
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Age 27 Birth Date 1995-03-20
Shoots L Draft Year 2013
Height 6'3 Draft Round 4
Weight 223 Draft Pick 101
Country CAN Status On Roster
2022-2023 Regular Season
GP G A PTS PPP TOI PPTOI SOG HIT BKS
229716217:260:49414718

HOT STREAK - 5 PTS in last 4 GP

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Date Type News
2022-11-26Player UpdatePaul scored an empty-net goal and earned an assist during Friday's 5-2 victory over the visiting Blues.
2022-11-08ArticleTop 300 Keeper League Skaters – November 2022
2022-11-06ArticleGeek of the Week: Early November Waiver-Wire Considerations
2022-11-05Injury UpdatePaul (undisclosed) will be a game-time decision against Buffalo on Saturday, Gabby Shirley of Bally Sports Florida reports.
2022-11-05Player UpdatePaul (undisclosed) is expected to play Saturday against Buffalo, Chris Krenn of the Lightning's official site reports.
2022-11-03Injury UpdatePaul (undisclosed) left Thursday's game versus the Hurricanes in the third period, Erik Erlendsson of LightningInsider.com reports.
2022-10-27Player UpdatePaul scored an empty-net goal on three shots, dished an assist, went plus-2, blocked three shots and added two hits in Wednesday's 4-2 win over the Ducks.
2022-10-17ArticleTop 10 Way Too Early Takeaways of the 2022-23 Campaign
2022-10-05Player UpdatePaul is centering the Lightning's third line in training camp.
2022-03-28ArticleRamblings – The NHL is Stepping Up the Offense – and We Love It (Mar 28)
2022-03-21ArticleTrade Deadline Tracker 2022 : Fantasy Hockey Style
2022-03-21ArticleRamblings – It’s NHL Trade Deadline Day! ‘Nuff Said (Mar 21)
2022-03-19ArticleRamblings: Ekblad Leaves Game, Busy Knight Earns Shutout, Nichushkin on Top Line (Mar 19)
2022-03-09ArticleRamblings: Hot Streaks for Strome, Schmaltz & Hart; Positive Returns from Eichel, Vrana & White (Mar 9)
2022-02-14ArticleTop 10 Streaks and Trends
2022-02-14ArticleRamblings – The Skinny on Skinner, Mining for Cole, Rules for Goaltenders Arriving and More (Feb 14)
2022-02-08ArticleRamblings: Second Half Starts; Eichel and Hughes Updates; Matthews Leaves Game Late – February 8
2022-01-24ArticleRamblings – Bratt, Arvidsson, Tarasenko, Matheson, Rodrigues, Wheeler and more (Jan 24)
2022-01-21ArticleFrozen Tool Forensics: Week 16 – Three Up and Three Down
2021-12-29ArticleRamblings: 2022 Free Agent Contract Projections – Top 150, Including: Gaudreau, Klingberg, Malkin, Fleury & More (Dec 29)

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Profile Price Chg Chg% YTD% FPTS FPTS/$
2.19 0 0 4.3 144 65.8

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Category Rank
Top 300 Skaters253

Salary/CapHit Information

  Our player salaries only cover up to 2028-2029. For more contract information, please visit CapFriendly.
Year Salary Cap Hit AAV
2022-20234,150,0003,150,0003,150,000
2023-20244,150,0003,150,0003,150,000
2024-20253,250,0003,150,0003,150,000
2025-20263,000,0003,150,0003,150,000
2026-20272,500,0003,150,0003,150,000
2027-20282,500,0003,150,0003,150,000
2028-20292,500,0003,150,0003,150,000

Upside Trend Chart

NHL ID: 8477426

2022-2023 Regular Season Game Log

Date OPP Team Status G A PTS +/- PIM SOG PPG PPP HITS BKS FOW FO% PPTOI %PP SHTOI %SH TOI HIghlights

Upcoming Games

Game Date Opponent
Dec 1@PHI
Dec 3TOR
Dec 6DET
Dec 8NSH
Dec 10FLA
Dec 13SEA
Dec 15CBJ
Dec 17@MTL
Dec 20@TOR
Dec 21@DET
Dec 23@BUF
Dec 28MTL
Dec 29NYR
Dec 31ARI
Jan 3@CHI
Jan 4@MIN
Jan 6@WPG
Jan 10CBJ
Jan 12VAN
Jan 14@STL
Jan 16@SEA
Jan 18@VAN
Jan 19@EDM
Jan 21@CGY
Jan 24MIN
Jan 26BOS
Jan 28L.A
Feb 6@FLA
Feb 7S.J
Feb 9COL
Feb 11@DAL
Feb 14@COL
Feb 15@ARI
Feb 18@VGK
Feb 21ANA
Feb 23BUF
Feb 25@DET
Feb 26@PIT
Feb 28FLA
Mar 2PIT
Mar 5@CAR
Mar 7PHI
Mar 9VGK
Mar 11CHI
Mar 12WPG
Mar 14@N.J
Mar 16@N.J
Mar 18MTL
Mar 19N.J
Mar 21@MTL
Mar 23@OTT
Mar 25@BOS
Mar 28@CAR
Mar 30WSH
Apr 1NYI
Apr 5@NYR
Apr 6@NYI
Apr 8@OTT
Apr 11TOR
Apr 13DET

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2022-2023 Regular Season Game Log

Date OPP Team Status W L OTL GA SA GAA SV% GSAA SO QS RBS MIN

Upcoming Games

Game Date Opponent
Dec 1@PHI
Dec 3TOR
Dec 6DET
Dec 8NSH
Dec 10FLA
Dec 13SEA
Dec 15CBJ
Dec 17@MTL
Dec 20@TOR
Dec 21@DET
Dec 23@BUF
Dec 28MTL
Dec 29NYR
Dec 31ARI
Jan 3@CHI
Jan 4@MIN
Jan 6@WPG
Jan 10CBJ
Jan 12VAN
Jan 14@STL
Jan 16@SEA
Jan 18@VAN
Jan 19@EDM
Jan 21@CGY
Jan 24MIN
Jan 26BOS
Jan 28L.A
Feb 6@FLA
Feb 7S.J
Feb 9COL
Feb 11@DAL
Feb 14@COL
Feb 15@ARI
Feb 18@VGK
Feb 21ANA
Feb 23BUF
Feb 25@DET
Feb 26@PIT
Feb 28FLA
Mar 2PIT
Mar 5@CAR
Mar 7PHI
Mar 9VGK
Mar 11CHI
Mar 12WPG
Mar 14@N.J
Mar 16@N.J
Mar 18MTL
Mar 19N.J
Mar 21@MTL
Mar 23@OTT
Mar 25@BOS
Mar 28@CAR
Mar 30WSH
Apr 1NYI
Apr 5@NYR
Apr 6@NYI
Apr 8@OTT
Apr 11TOR
Apr 13DET

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2022-2023 Regular Season Line Combinations

Even Strength Line Combinations

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Even Strength Line Production (total pts: )

PTS %Total Line Combination

Even Strength Best Linemate

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Power Play Line Combinations

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Num Time % Line GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%

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Tampa Bay Lightning Last Game Lines (2022-11-29)

Opponent: Boston Bruins
Num Time % EV - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
19:4417.6COREY PERRY - VLADISLAV NAMESTNIKOV - ROSS COLTON0003442.99756.3
27:3013.5PAT MAROON - PIERRE-EDOUARD BELLEMARE - COLE KOEPKE0003175.07277.8
37:0912.9STEVEN STAMKOS - NIKITA KUCHEROV - BRANDON HAGEL0004450.07653.8
46:4312.1ALEX KILLORN - BRAYDEN POINT - NICHOLAS PAUL0003175.06275.0
56:1011.1NIKITA KUCHEROV - BRAYDEN POINT - BRANDON HAGEL000030.01811.1
Num Time % EV - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
114:4326.6MIKHAIL SERGACHEV - NICK PERBIX0002625.061037.5
214:0725.5VICTOR HEDMAN - ERIK CERNAK0006746.2141058.3
310:2418.8ZACH BOGOSIAN - IAN COLE0005645.5101050.0
Num Time % PP - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
12:1376.0STEVEN STAMKOS - NIKITA KUCHEROV - BRAYDEN POINT - BRANDON HAGEL10150100.050100.0
20:2313.1COREY PERRY - ALEX KILLORN - NICHOLAS PAUL - ROSS COLTON000000.0000.0
30:137.4COREY PERRY - NIKITA KUCHEROV - ALEX KILLORN - NICHOLAS PAUL000000.0000.0
40:031.7COREY PERRY - STEVEN STAMKOS - NIKITA KUCHEROV - BRAYDEN POINT000010.0010.0
Num Time % PP - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
11:3051.4VICTOR HEDMAN10130100.030100.0
21:2448.0MIKHAIL SERGACHEV0002166.72166.7
30:010.6VICTOR HEDMAN - ERIK CERNAK000000.0000.0
Num Time % SH - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
10:5856.9ALEX KILLORN - PIERRE-EDOUARD BELLEMARE01-1010.0010.0
20:4443.1NICHOLAS PAUL - BRANDON HAGEL000000.01325.0
Num Time % SH - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
10:5251.0VICTOR HEDMAN - ERIK CERNAK000000.01325.0
20:5049.0IAN COLE - MIKHAIL SERGACHEV01-1010.0010.0

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING 2022-2023 Regular Season Stats

Name GP W L OTL GA SHA GAA SV% GSAA SO QUAL QUAL% RBS RBS% MIN

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING Prospect Profile Pages

Name Age Draf Year Draf Round Draf Pick Link Upside Certainty
TY TAYLOR23201872144.03.5
HUGO ALNEFELT2120193717.76.2
NICK MALIK204.51.0

Career Stats (Regular Season)

Season Team GP G A PTS PTS/G 82GP Pace +/- PIM SOG S% SOG/G HITS PPG PPP SHG SHP BLKS FOW FOW% PPTOI %PP %SH TOI
2022-2023T.B2297160.73601364122.01.94722001814151.600:4913.045.717:26
2021-2022T.B,OTT801616320.4033-13391669.62.110622125642650.400:2910.041.716:31
2020-2021OTT56515200.36295191054.81.97402143521952.100:237.340.916:05
2019-2020OTT56911200.36290241038.71.812201003919151.200:3110.68.914:27
2018-2019OTT201120.108-104303.31.528000041645.700:020.70.008:28
2017-2018OTT111010.097-40119.11.01600004125.000:000.02.207:54
2016-2017OTT10000.000-2040.04.0300000538.500:4612.816:29
2015-2016OTT242350.2117-36287.11.243000093151.700:103.82.012:12
CAREER 2704353960.3629-14984888.81.84394726165103050.900:258.427.814:44

Career Stats (Per Game)

Season Team GP G G/GP A A/GP PTS PTS/G PIM PIM/GP SOG SOG/GP PPP PPP/GP HITS HITS/GP BKS BKS/GP FOW FOW/GP
2022-2023T.B2290.4170.32160.7360.27411.8620.09472.14180.821416.41
2021-2022OTT,T.B80160.20160.20320.40390.491662.0820.031061.33560.704265.33
2020-2021OTT5650.09150.27200.36190.341051.8820.04741.32350.632193.91
2019-2020OTT5690.16110.20200.36240.431031.8410.021222.18390.701913.41
2018-2019OTT2010.0510.0520.1040.20301.5000.00281.4040.20160.80
2017-2018OTT1110.0900.0010.0900.00111.0000.00161.4540.3610.09
2016-2017OTT100.0000.0000.0000.0044.0000.0033.0000.0055.00
2015-2016OTT2420.0830.1350.2160.25281.1700.00431.7990.38311.29

Career Stats (Non-NHL)

Season League Team GP G A PTS PIM +/- SOG S% PPP NHLe
2020-2021WCCanada102244-1000
2019-2020AHLBelleville Senators31340400053
2018-2019AHLBelleville Senators43162339292000036
2017-2018AHLBelleville Senators5414132740-1700020
2016-2017AHLBinghamton Senators7215223730-1700020
2015-2016AHLBinghamton Senators456111710-400015
2015-2016AHLBinghamton456111710-400015
2014-2015OHLNorth Bay58372966492500030
2014-2015WJC-ACanada730326000
2013-2014OHLNorth Bay67262046391200018
2012-2013OHLBrampton6612162821600011
2011-2012GTHLMiss. Reps3325325700000
2011-2012Exhib.Miss. Reps3023285100000
2011-2012ON-Jr.AMississauga932540000
2010-2011GTHLMiss. Senators37141125120000
Season Team GP G A PTS PTS/G 82GP Pace +/- PIM SOG S% SOG/G HITS PPG PPP SHG SHP BLKS FOW FOW% PPTOI %PP %SH TOI
2021-2022T.B235490.3932064411.41.95601002519049.701:1421.656.318:18
CAREER 235490.3932064411.41.95601002519049.701:1421.656.318:18

Career Stats (Per Game)

Season Team GP G G/GP A A/GP PTS PTS/G PIM PIM/GP SOG SOG/GP PPP PPP/GP HITS HITS/GP BKS BKS/GP FOW FOW/GP
2021-2022T.B2350.2240.1790.3960.26441.9110.04562.43251.091908.26

Career Stats (Non-NHL)

Season League Team GP G A PTS PIM +/- SOG S% PPP NHLe
2014-2015OHLNorth Bay1578156100026
2013-2014OHLNorth Bay221261810900022
2012-2013OHLBrampton50110-40005
2009-2010Big Nickel Bntm Tourn.Mississauga Senators Bantam AAA631400000
Season Team GP G A PTS PTS/G 82GP Pace +/- PIM SOG S% SOG/G HITS PPG PPP SHG SHP BLKS FOW FOW% PPTOI %PP %SH TOI
2022-2023T.B41010.2521-12119.12.83000012754.001:2634.039.015:53
2021-2022OTT51340.806614714.31.410000062452.202:1126.338.918:03
2019-2020OTT20000.0000010.00.5200001150.000:000.043.906:48
2016-2017OTT20000.000-2440.02.0400001150.000:000.08.710:40
2015-2016OTT11011.0082101100.01.0200000571.400:112.625.712:56
CAREER 143360.4335-1102412.51.721000095854.201:1220.832.614:24

Career Stats (Per Game)

Season Team GP G G/GP A A/GP PTS PTS/G PIM PIM/GP SOG SOG/GP PPP PPP/GP HITS HITS/GP BKS BKS/GP FOW FOW/GP
2022-2023T.B410.2500.0010.2520.50112.7500.0030.7510.25276.75
2021-2022OTT510.2030.6040.8040.8071.4000.00102.0061.20244.80
2019-2020OTT200.0000.0000.0000.0010.5000.0021.0010.5010.50
2016-2017OTT200.0000.0000.0042.0042.0000.0042.0010.5010.50
2015-2016OTT111.0000.0011.0000.0011.0000.0022.0000.0055.00

Regular Season Quarterly Comparison

2022-2023

QuarterGPGAPTSSOGPPPPPTOITOI
12197163920:4917:27
21000200:3816:53
30000000:00:0
40000000:00:0

Lines by quarter

QuarterLine Combination

2021-2022

QuarterGPGAPTSSOGPPPPPTOITOI
1193034500:3917:41
2163363110:3115:50
3245495510:3918:08
42159143500:0614:06

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Shooting % 22.0
5on5 Shooting % 13.2
PTS/60 2.5
PDO 1062
Sec. Asst% 0

Expected Goal (xG) stats below provided by Natural Stat Trick
Note: Expected Goals are updated overnight and will not include today's games. Stats only available as of 2020-21.

Advanced Stats

Year PDO 5 on 5 S% OZ Start% PTS/60 SOG/60 %PP IPP PPIPP CF% Sec Assists Sec Assist %

Expected Goals

Year GF 5v5 xGF 5v5 xGF/60 GA 5v5 xGA 5v5 xGA/60 xG% 5v5

Extended Game Log

Date OPP TEAM CF CA CF% GF 5v5 xGF 5v5 xGF/60 GA 5v5 xGA 5v5 xGA/60 xG% 5v5



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GP G A PTS PTS/60 +/- PIM SOG S% PPP HIT BLK FOW FO% PPTOI %PP TOI IPP

Even Strength Line Combinations

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