1pts in last 3 GP
Status On roster
Ht/Wt 5’11’’, 180 lbs
Shoots L
Experience 7 years
Debut Nov 21, 2016
Born Oct 6, 1994 (29 yrs) Omaha, Nebraska
Drafted Drafted by Pittsburgh in 2013 (3/77).
Drafted from Sioux City (USHL)
Acquired Acquired in a trade with Carolina in 2024.
Jake Guentzel
Transactions & Injuries
Date Description
2024-07-01 Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Tampa Bay Lightning to a seven-year contract.
2024-06-30 Acquired from the Carolina Hurricanes The Tampa Bay Lightning acquired winger Jake Guentzel from the Carolina Hurricanes for a third-round draft pick in 2025.
2024-03-12 Missed 12 games (upper body injury).
2024-03-07 Acquired from the Pittsburgh Penguins The Carolina Hurricanes acquired winger Jake Guentzel and defenseman Ty Smith from the Pittsburgh Penguins for winger Michael Bunting, forwards Ville Koivunen, Vasily Ponomarev and Cruz Lucius, a conditional second-round draft pick in 2024 and a conditional fifth-round draft pick in 2024.
2024-02-15 Upper body injury, injured reserve.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup Stanley Cup 2016-17 (Pittsburgh)
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2021-22
AHL All-Rookie Team All-Rookie Team 2016-17, 2013-14
NCHC Second All-Star Team Second All-Star Team 2015-16
USHL Rookie of the Year Rookie of the Year 2012-13