Michael Rasmussen

Detroit Red Wings logo
Age 23 Apr 17, 1999
Surrey CAN
Center shoots left
6'6" 198 cm
221 lbs 100 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2026
Agent Dave Cowan
Draft Year 2017
Drafted Overall 9
Draft Round 1
Draft Team Detroit Red Wings logo

Transaction History
Apr 29, 2022 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen produced a goal and an assist in Friday's season-ending 5-3 win over New Jersey.
Apr 24, 2022 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen scored an empty-net goal in Sunday's 3-0 win over the Devils.
Apr 23, 2022 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen collected a goal and four hits in Saturday's 7-2 loss to the Penguins.
Apr 8, 2022 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen has generated four goals over the past five games.
Mar 26, 2022 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen is dealing with an illness but still expected to suit up versus the Lightning on Saturday, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Feb 27, 2022 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen found the back of the net in Saturday's 10-7 loss to the Maple Leafs.
Feb 13, 2022 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen scored on his only shot in Saturday's 4-2 win over the Flyers.
Feb 2, 2022 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen opened the scoring for the Red Wings in their 5-3 loss to the Kings on Wednesday.
Jan 16, 2022 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen scored on a breakaway to cap off a 4-0 win over the Sabres on Saturday.
Jan 9, 2022 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen notched an assist, two shots on goal, three hits, two blocked shots and two PIM in Sunday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Ducks.
Dec 26, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen has exited the COVID-19 protocols, according to Ansar Khan of MLive.com.
Dec 15, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen, along with Robby Fabbri, was placed in the league's COVID-19 protocols Wednesday.
Dec 15, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen secured the game-winning goal against the Islanders in Tuesday's 2-1 home clash.
Dec 4, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen notched an assist and two PIM in Saturday's 4-3 overtime win over the Islanders.
Nov 15, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen scored a goal in Monday's 5-3 loss to the Blue Jackets.
Oct 24, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen notched an assist and three shots on goal in Sunday's 6-3 win over the Blackhawks.
Oct 14, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen (undisclosed) notched an assist and three blocked shots in Thursday's 7-6 overtime loss to the Lightning.
Oct 14, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen (undisclosed) is projected to center the third line Thursday versus the Lightning.
Oct 6, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen (undisclosed) is considered day-to-day, Ted Kulfan of The Detroit News reports.
Jul 22, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen signed a three-year, $4.38 million contract extension with the Red Wings on Thursday.
Apr 15, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen scored an empty-net goal and added three hits in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Blackhawks.
Apr 12, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen picked up two assists, one on the power play, in Monday's 3-1 win over the Hurricanes.
Apr 8, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen was promoted to the active roster Thursday.
Apr 7, 2021 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen was reassigned to Detroit's taxi squad Wednesday.
Apr 6, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen was promoted to Detroit's active roster Tuesday.
Apr 5, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen found the back of the net Sunday in a 6-1 win over the Lightning.
Apr 3, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen was promoted to the active roster Saturday.
Apr 2, 2021 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen was assigned to the Red Wings' taxi squad Friday.
Mar 28, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen scored his first goal of the season in Sunday's 4-1 win over the Blue Jackets.
Mar 11, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen recorded an assist and two PIM in Thursdays' 6-4 win over the Lightning.
Mar 9, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen has been promoted to Detroit's active roster ahead of Tuesday's game against Tampa Bay.
Mar 7, 2021 Recalled Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen was recalled from AHL Grand Rapids to the taxi squad Sunday.
Mar 5, 2021 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen was reassigned to AHL Grand Rapids on Friday.
Mar 2, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen was promoted from AHL Grand Rapids to Detroit's active roster Tuesday.
Feb 1, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen was sent to AHL Grand Rapids on Monday.
Feb 1, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen was sent to the taxi squad by the Red Wings on Monday.
Jan 30, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen was promoted from the taxi squad Saturday.
Jan 29, 2021 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | The Red Wings assigned Rasmussen to their taxi squad Friday.
Jan 18, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen earned a primary assist in Monday's 3-2 loss to the Blue Jackets.
Jan 12, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen was placed on Detroit's taxi squad Tuesday, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Jan 4, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen is shaping up to start the new season on Detroit's taxi squad, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Dec 22, 2020 Detroit Red Wings | Michael Rasmussen | Rasmussen is returning to North America following his loan to the Graz 99ers of Austria's ICE Hockey League, Ted Kulfan of The Detroit News reports.
Sep 23, 2020 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | assigned C Michael Rasmussen to Team Graz 99ers (Austria).
Sep 29, 2019 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | assigned C Michael Rasmussen to Grand Rapids (AHL).
Feb 7, 2019 Activated Detroit Red Wings | activated C Michael Rasmussen from injured reserve.
Feb 7, 2019 Recalled Detroit Red Wings | recalled C Michael Rasmussen from Grand Rapids (AHL).
Jan 30, 2019 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | loaned C Michael Rasmussen to Grand Rapids (AHL) on a conditioning assignment.
Oct 1, 2017 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | assigned C Michael Rasmussen to Tri-City (WHL).
Aug 5, 2017 Detroit Red Wings | signed C Michael Rasmussen to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Michael Rasmussen
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Detroit Red Wings Detroit Red Wings logo 80 15 12 27 -25 66 947 38.80 42.80 -3.50 43.40 -3.60 0.82 1.33
Michael Rasmussen Stats by Elite Prospects Michael Rasmussen 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
2013-2014 Okanagan HA U15 Prep OMAHA 59 41 46 87 123
2013-2014 BCMML Sabres 1 U16 Cup 4 0 3 3 0
2013-2014 Okanagan HA U16 Prep CSSHL U16 2 1 0 1 0
2014-2015 Team British Columbia CWG 6 1 1 2 4
2014-2015 Okanagan HA White U18 Prep CSSHL U18 28 27 23 50 36 Playoffs 3 3 5 8 0
2014-2015 Penticton Vees BCHL 1 0 0 0 0
2014-2015 Tri-City Americans WHL 1 0 0 0 2 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2015-2016 Tri-City Americans WHL 63 18 25 43 37
2015-2016 Team White U17-Dev 3 0 1 1 8
2015-2016 Canada Black U17 WHC-17 5 2 1 3 16
Draft Yr 2016-2017 Canada U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 4 1 3 4 8
Draft Yr 2016-2017 Tri-City Americans WHL 50 32 23 55 50
2017-2018 Tri-City Americans WHL 47 31 28 59 40 Playoffs 14 16 17 33 0
2017-2018 WHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 2 0 2 2 0
2018-2019 Detroit Red Wings NHL 62 8 10 18 29 623 40.91 45.63 1.61 45.07 -1.68 0.19 1.06
2018-2019 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 3 2 0 2 0
2019-2020 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 35 7 15 22 20
2020-2021 Graz99ers ICEHL 18 5 11 16 42
2020-2021 Detroit Red Wings NHL 40 3 9 12 26 443 37.80 40.70 -5.00 38.60 -7.50 0.27 1.08
2020-2021 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 7 2 4 6 6
2021-2022 Detroit Red Wings NHL 80 15 12 27 66 947 38.80 42.80 -3.50 43.40 -3.60 0.82 1.33
Michael Rasmussen Stats by Elite Prospects | Michael Rasmussen Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Detroit Red Wings logo
Signing Date July 22, 2021
Signing Status RFA
Agent Dave Cowan
Standard Contract | 3 Years $4,380,000 1.77% of cap space
2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Cap Hit $1,460,000 $1,460,000 $1,460,000
RFA
AAV $1,460,000 $1,460,000 $1,460,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $1,100,000 $1,480,000 $1,900,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $1,100,000 $1,480,000 $1,900,000
Minors Salary $1,100,000 $1,480,000 $1,900,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Detroit Red Wings logo
Signing Date August 5, 2017
Agent Dave Cowan
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,682,500 1.23% of cap space
2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 $894,166
RFA
AAV $1,741,667 $1,710,834 $1,710,834 $1,710,833
Performance Bonuses $0 $750,000 $850,000 $850,000
Base Salary $0 $832,500 $832,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0
Total Salary $92,500 $925,000 $925,000 $832,500
Minors Salary $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year