Ryan Carpenter



  • DOB: 1/18/1991
  • Ht: 6-0
  • Wt: 190
  • Shoots: R
  • School: Bowling Green
  • Hometown: Oviedo, FL
  • Drafted: Undrafted


  • Signed one-year, two-way contract with the Sharks on July 1, 2023


  • Scored only NHL goal of the season on Nov. 13, 2022 vs. Arizona (Connor Ingram).
  • Suffered a gruesome laceration on Oct. 4, 2022, vs. Winnipeg after former teammate (with the Sharks) Dylan Demelo's skate cut him behind the ear.
  • Ranked T-second on the team with two goals in nine Calder Cup playoff games.
  • The forward's 21 AHL goals established a new career high, while his six AHL power-play goals tied a career best (both set in 2015-16 with the San Jose Barracuda).
  • Signed a one-year deal with the Rangers on July 14, 2022.


  • Before being dealt, ranked tied for third on the club in faceoff percentage (min. 100 faceoffs) with a 52.3 percent clip and third in shorthanded time-on-ice (128:14).
  • Traded to Calgary from Chicago in exchange for a fifth-round draft pick at the NHL trade deadline on March 21, 2022.
  • Collected a career high 36 penalty minutes with Chicago before being traded.


  • Appeared in 40 games with the Hawks.


  • Signed a three-year deal with the Blackhawks on July 1, 2019.


  • Set NHL career highs with Vegas in games played (68), assists (13) and points (18).


  • Had five assists in his first 17 Stanley Cup playoff games.
  • Claimed off waivers by the Golden Knights from the Sharks on Dec. 13, 2017.
  • Made the Sharks out of camp, appearing in 16 games.


  • During the playoffs, led the Barracuda in points (17), goals (9), assists (8) and was T-first in plus/minus (+6), power-play goals (3), shorthanded goals (1) and shots (54).
  • Scored his first NHL goal on Nov. 30, 2016 at Kings (Peter Budaj).
  • Ranked first on the Barracuda in shorthanded assists (4), in plus/minus (+17), and fifth in shots (145).


  • Made his NHL debut with the on Dec. 13, 2015 vs. Minnesota.
  • Finished the season by leading the Barracuda in points (55) and was the winner of the AHL's Yanick Dupre Memorial Award for community service.


  • Scored his first pro/AHL goal on Oct. 11, 2014 with Worcester at Binghamton (Andrew Hammond).


  • Made his pro/AHL debut and notched an assist on Mar. 26, 2014 with the Worcester Sharks vs. Portland Pirates.
  • On March 26, 2014, signed with the Sharks as an undrafted free agent after four years at Bowling Green State University.


  • Played three years at Bowling Green and was the captain as a sophomore and junior.
  • Son of Michael and Nancy Carpenter…has a brother Chris and a sister Kelsey…father Michael played baseball for University of Central Florida.
  • Has two sons and a daughter with his wife Alexis.


  • Played two years for the Sioux City Musketeers…scored 23 goals and 44 assists (67 pts) in 117 career games…led team in assists during the 2010-2011 season and served as the team's captain…scored two goals and an assist in three career playoff games.


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Player Stats

Regular Season
2022-23 Regular SeasonHFD512123449286097200.86
2016-17 Regular SeasonSJ54142539172431145200.72
2015-16 Regular SeasonSJ66183755203360143000.83
2014-15 Regular SeasonWOR74122234104001152500.46
2013-14 Regular SeasonWOR12022-580017000.17
2023 Calder Cup PlayoffsHFD9235140015000.56
2017 Calder Cup PlayoffsSJ159817683154201.13
2016 Calder Cup PlayoffsSJ411232005000.50
2015 Calder Cup PlayoffsWOR4123220015100.75