Carter Ashton
Player Facts
  • Position
    RW/LW
  • Height
    6'3" / 191 cm
  • Weight
    216 lbs / 98 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract
    17/18

Ashton is a big winger with a decent nose for the net and alright offensive instincts. However, he could use his size more to his advantage. Also, could stand to improve his defensive game.
- Erik K. Piri, EP (2014)

Father: Brent Ashton

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2004-05 Saskatoon Generals Bantam AA SBAAHL 56 25 39 64 93 |
2005-06 Saskatoon Frostbite Bantam AA SBAAHL 50 58 44 102 172 |
Saskatoon Contacts SMHL 6 2 1 3 2 |
2006-07 Saskatoon Contacts SMHL 41 28 38 66 99 | Playoffs 3 3 5 8 6
Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 2 0 0 0 0 -1 |
2007-08 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 40 5 4 9 21 -2 | Playoffs 19 0 1 1 12 -2
Canada Western U17 “A” WHC-17 6 1 5 6 2 |
2008-09 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 70 30 20 50 93 -5 | Playoffs 11 1 2 3 15 -8
2009-10 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 28 13 13 26 52 -8 |
Regina Pats WHL 37 11 14 25 57 -5 |
Norfolk Admirals AHL 11 1 0 1 6 -3 |
2010-11 Regina Pats WHL 29 16 11 27 44 -12 |
Tri-City Americans WHL 33 17 27 44 62 6 | Playoffs 10 3 5 8 4 -1
Norfolk Admirals AHL 0 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0 -3
Canada U20 WJC-20 7 1 2 3 6 1 |
2011-12 Norfolk Admirals AHL 56 19 16 35 58 8 |
Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 15 0 0 0 13 -10 |
Toronto Marlies AHL 7 2 1 3 8 -3 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 8 -2
2012-13 Toronto Marlies AHL 53 11 8 19 67 5 | Playoffs 9 3 2 5 4 -1
2013-14 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 32 0 3 3 19 1 |
Toronto Marlies AHL 24 16 7 23 30 8 | Playoffs 12 4 5 9 16 3
2014-15 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 7 0 0 0 0 -3 |
Toronto Marlies AHL 12 4 4 8 8 -2 |
Syracuse Crunch AHL 29 3 11 14 61 -6 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 7 0
2015-16 Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod KHL 46 13 10 23 61 3 | Playoffs 9 0 0 0 38 -1
2016-17 Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod KHL 59 18 10 28 48 -1 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 4 -3
2017-18 Lada Togliatti KHL 6 2 1 3 2 0 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2006-07 Team Saskatchewan CWG 5 4 2 6 2 |
2008-09 Canada U18 Hlinka Memorial 4 1 2 3 0 |
2017-18 Team Canada International 3 0 0 0 0 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 192 56 47 103 0.54 238 7 | 32 8 9 17 0.53 35 -3
CWG 5 4 2 6 1.20 2 0 |
Hlinka Memorial 4 1 2 3 0.75 0 0 |
International 3 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 |
KHL 111 33 21 54 0.49 111 2 | 14 0 0 0 0.00 42 -4
NHL 54 0 3 3 0.06 32 -12 |
SBAAHL 106 83 83 166 1.57 265 0 |
SMHL 47 30 39 69 1.47 101 0 | 3 3 5 8 2.67 6 0
WHC-17 6 1 5 6 1.00 2 0 |
WHL 239 92 89 181 0.76 329 -27 | 40 4 8 12 0.30 31 -11
WJC-20 7 1 2 3 0.43 6 1 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/02/2017
06/02/2017 Confirmed Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod Lada Togliatti
05/18/2016
05/18/2016 Extension Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod
07/21/2015
07/21/2015 Confirmed Syracuse Crunch Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod
02/07/2015
02/07/2015 Confirmed Toronto Maple Leafs Tampa Bay Lightning
07/16/2014
07/16/2014 Extension Toronto Maple Leafs Toronto Maple Leafs
02/27/2012
02/27/2012 Confirmed Tampa Bay Lightning Toronto Maple Leafs
12/10/2010
12/10/2010 Confirmed Regina Pats Tri-City Americans
12/10/2009
12/10/2009 Confirmed Lethbridge Hurricanes Regina Pats
10/02/2009
10/02/2009 Confirmed Lethbridge Hurricanes Tampa Bay Lightning
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2006, 1 #7 overall by Lethbridge Hurricanes in the WHL Bantam Draft

Career transactions
- 2015-02-06 • Traded to the Tampa Bay Lightning with David Broll for a 2016 conditional 7th round pick
- 2012-02-27 • Traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs for Keith Aulie
- 2009-10-02 • Signed by the Tampa Bay Lightning

2014 suspension
On November 6, 2014, the NHL suspended Ashton for 20 games for a violation of the NHL/NHLPA Performance Enhancing Substances Program. Ashton had inhaled a banned substance while treating asthma. Accidentally, he claimed himself.