Jon Merrill

Age 29 Feb 3, 1992
Oklahoma City USA
Defense shoots left
6'3" 191 cm
195 lbs 88 kg
ELC Signing Age 21
Waivers Signing Age 21
UFA Year 2019
Agent Alexander Schall
Expansion Draft Status
Eligible
Draft Year 2010
Drafted Overall 38
Draft Round 2
Draft Team New Jersey Devils

Transaction History
Apr 11, 2021 Trade TRADE ANALYSIS
The Montreal Canadiens acquired Jon Merrill from the Detroit Red Wings for a 2021 fifth round pick and Hayden Verbeek
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Apr 6, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Jon Merrill | Merrill produced an assist, two blocked shots, a pair of shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Predators.
Mar 11, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Jon Merrill | Merrill notched an assist, three blocked shots and a plus-4 rating in Thursday's 6-4 win over the Lightning.
Feb 28, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Jon Merrill | Merrill notched an assist, two blocked shots and two shots on goal in Sunday's 7-2 loss to the Blackhawks.
Feb 5, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Jon Merrill | Merrill had an assist in Friday's 3-1 loss to the Lightning.
Feb 3, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Jon Merrill | Merrill will return to the lineup for Wednesday's game versus Tampa Bay.
Feb 3, 2021 Activated Detroit Red Wings | Jon Merrill | Merrill (COVID-19 protocols) was activated off non-roster injured reserve Wednesday.
Feb 2, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Jon Merrill | Merrill (COVID-19 protocol) will be available for Wednesday's road game against the Lightning.
Jan 24, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Jon Merrill | Merrill (COVID-19 protocols) isn't expected to suit up in Sunday's game against the Blackhawks, (NHL).com reports.
Jan 22, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Jon Merrill | Merrill (COVID-19 protocols) isn't expected to be available for Friday's clash with Chicago, (NHL).com reports.
Jan 21, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Jon Merrill | Merrill was added to the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol list Thursday, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.
Jan 19, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Jon Merrill | Merrill registered an assist in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime win over the Blue Jackets.
Oct 9, 2020 Detroit Red Wings | signed D Jon Merrill to a one-year $925,000 contract.
Feb 21, 2018 Activated Vegas Golden Knights | activated D Jon Merrill from injured reserve.
Jan 16, 2018 Vegas Golden Knights | signed D Jon Merrill to a two-year, $2.75 million contract extension.
Jan 5, 2018 Injured Vegas Golden Knights | placed D Jon Merrill on IR.
Feb 14, 2017 Activated New Jersey Devils | activated D Jon Merrill from injured reserve.
Feb 2, 2017 Injured New Jersey Devils | placed D Jon Merrill on IR.
Nov 15, 2016 Activated New Jersey Devils | activated D Jon Merrill from injured reserve.
Jul 1, 2016 New Jersey Devils | signed D Jon Merrill to a two-year, $2.275 million contract.
Feb 23, 2016 Activated New Jersey Devils | activated D Jonathon Merrill from injured reserve.
Jan 19, 2016 Injured New Jersey Devils | placed D Jonathon Merrill on IR.
Nov 7, 2014 Injured New Jersey Devils | placed D Jonathon Merrill on IR.
Feb 19, 2014 Recalled New Jersey Devils | recalled D Jonathon Merrill from Albany (AHL).
Feb 9, 2014 Assigned New Jersey Devils | assigned D Jonathon Merrill to Albany (AHL).
Nov 25, 2013 Recalled New Jersey Devils | recalled D Jonathon Merrill from Albany (AHL).
Nov 3, 2013 Recalled New Jersey Devils | recalled D Jonathon Merrill from Albany (AHL).
Sep 25, 2013 Assigned New Jersey Devils | assigned D Jonathon Merrill to Albany (AHL).
Mar 27, 2013 New Jersey Devils | signed D Jonathon Merrill to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2020-2021 Regular Season Stats

Jon Merrill
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Detroit Red Wings 36 0 5 5 2 12 602 48.80 46.70 1.80 45.90 -0.60 0.50
Jon Merrill Stats by Elite Prospects Jon Merrill Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2005-2006 Little Caesars 14U AAA T1EHL 14U 25 3 30 33 24
2006-2007 Little Caesars 16U AAA T1EHL 16U 25 3 14 17 30
2007-2008 Little Caesars 18U AAA T1EHL 18U 25 2 9 11 26
2008-2009 U.S. National U17 Team USDP 24 2 1 3 18
2008-2009 USA U18 WJC-18 7 0 2 2 4
2008-2009 U.S. National U18 Team USDP 19 1 4 5 6
2008-2009 U.S. National U18 Team NAHL 26 2 2 4 14
2008-2009 USA U17 (all) International-Jr 6 0 0 0 6
Draft Yr 2009-2010 USNTDP Juniors USHL 22 1 8 9 12
Draft Yr 2009-2010 U.S. National U18 Team USDP 56 5 27 32 18
Draft Yr 2009-2010 USA U18 WJC-18 7 0 1 1 2
Draft Yr 2009-2010 U.S. National U17 Team USDP 2 0 1 1 2
2010-2011 Univ. of Michigan NCAA 42 7 18 25 16
2010-2011 USA U20 WJC-20 6 1 4 5 0
2011-2012 Univ. of Michigan NCAA 19 2 9 11 15
2011-2012 USA U20 WJC-20 6 0 4 4 6
2012-2013 Univ. of Michigan NCAA 21 2 9 11 14
2012-2013 Albany Devils AHL 12 1 7 8 4
2013-2014 Albany Devils AHL 15 2 8 10 0 Playoffs 4 1 1 2 0
2013-2014 New Jersey Devils NHL 52 2 9 11 12 841 46.81 52.43 -5.73 53.86 -2.15 0.07 0.50
2014-2015 New Jersey Devils NHL 66 2 12 14 24 1,116 41.79 44.30 -4.47 45.49 -1.23 0.00 0.48
2015-2016 New Jersey Devils NHL 47 1 4 5 28 703 37.50 48.67 -0.85 45.37 -0.35 0.09 0.34
2016-2017 New Jersey Devils NHL 51 1 5 6 24 835 40.00 48.96 0.39 47.00 0.01 0.07 0.43
2017-2018 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 34 1 2 3 22 523 58.82 54.11 5.57 50.29 0.51 0.11 0.23 Playoffs 8 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 57 3 12 15 53 924 56.72 57.56 1.85 59.33 4.75 0.13 0.91 Playoffs 7 0 0 0 0
2019-2020 Vegas Golden Knights NHL 49 2 5 7 32 784 52.60 55.00 -0.20 52.60 -1.60 0.15 0.46 Playoffs 1 0 1 1 0
2020-2021 Detroit Red Wings NHL 36 0 5 5 12 602 48.80 46.70 1.80 45.90 -0.60 0.50
Jon Merrill Stats by Elite Prospects | Jon Merrill Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date October 9, 2020
Signing Status UFA
Agent Alexander Schall
Standard Contract | 1 Years $925,000 1.13% of cap space
2020-2021
Cap Hit $925,000
UFA
AAV $925,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $925,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $925,000
Minors Salary $925,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date January 16, 2018
Signing Status RFA
Agent Alexander Schall
Standard Contract | 2 Years $2,750,000 1.73% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020
Cap Hit $1,375,000 $1,375,000
UFA
AAV $1,375,000 $1,375,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,275,000 $1,475,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $1,275,000 $1,475,000
Minors Salary $1,275,000 $1,475,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date July 1, 2016
Signing Status UFA no QO
Agent Alexander Schall
Standard Contract | 2 Years $2,275,000 1.56% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018
Cap Hit $1,137,500 $1,137,500
RFA
AAV $1,137,500 $1,137,500
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,000,000 $1,275,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $1,000,000 $1,275,000
Minors Salary $1,000,000 $1,275,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date April 30, 2013
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,700,000 1.31% of cap space
2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016
Cap Hit $840,000 $840,000 $840,000
UFA no QO
AAV $900,000 $900,000 $900,000
Performance Bonuses $60,000 $60,000 $60,000
Base Salary $750,000 $750,000 $750,000
Signing Bonuses $90,000 $90,000 $90,000
Total Salary $840,000 $840,000 $840,000
Minors Salary $67,500 $67,500 $67,500
Clauses
UFA Year