Nicholas Merkley

#10
age27
posRW
shotr
h5'10"
w194lbs
BirthdateMay 23, 1997
Draft Class2015 round1 pick30
No Current Contract

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2021-2022 | Standard Contract

1yr
value$750K
cap hit$750K
Signed By
Signed On Jul 28, 2021
Signing Agent J.P. Barry
Signing Status UFA no QO(24 yrs old)
Expiry 2022
UFA
(25 yrs old)
Qualifying Offer on Expiry -

Nicholas Merkley Updates

Jan 14 2022

The Sharks reassigned Merkley to AHL San Jose on Friday.

Jan 8 2022

Merkley was recalled from the taxi squad for Saturday's tilt with the Philadelphia Flyers, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.

Jan 1 2022

Merkley was reassigned to San Jose's taxi squad Saturday.

Dec 28 2021

Merkley is expected to be promoted to the San Jose Sharks' active roster and play in Tuesday night's game against Arizona, Sheng Peng of SanJoseHockeyNow.com reports.

Dec 27 2021

Merkley was recalled to the San Jose Sharks' taxi squad Monday.

Nov 19 2021

Merkley was reassigned to AHL San Jose on Friday.

Nov 7 2021

Merkley logged an assist in Saturday's 3-2 shootout loss to the New Jersey Devils.

Nov 4 2021

Merkley scored a goal on two shots in Thursday's 5-3 loss to the St. Louis Blues.

Nov 2 2021

Merkley produced an assist and two shots on goal in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres.

Oct 30 2021

Merkley was recalled by the San Jose Sharks on Saturday, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.

Oct 1 2021

Merkley was waived by the San Jose Sharks on Friday, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.

Jul 28 2021

Merkley signed a one-year, two-way contract with the San Jose Sharks on Wednesday, Kevin Kurz of The Athletic reports.

Jul 28 2021
Standard | 1 yrs
$750,000
Cap Hit
$750,000

J.P. Barry | CAA Sports LLC

Jul 26 2021

Merkley will become a free agent after not receiving a qualifying offer from the San Jose Sharks on Monday, Kevin Kurz of The Athletic reports.

Apr 20 2021

Merkley dished out two assists -- one on the power play -- in Tuesday's 7-6 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Apr 13 2021

Merkley was promoted to the active roster for Tuesday's game versus the New York Rangers, Amanda Stein of the New Jersey Devils' official site reports.

Oct 21 2020
Standard | 1 yrs
$874,125
Cap Hit
$874,125

J.P. Barry | CAA Sports LLC

Dec 16 2019

The Arizona Coyotes acquired Taylor Hall and Blake Speers from the New Jersey Devils for Kevin Bahl, Nate Schnarr, Nicholas Merkley, and a conditional 2020 first and conditional 2021 third round pick.

Sep 3 2015
Entry Level | 3 yrs
$2,589,999
Cap Hit
$863,333

J.P. Barry | CAA Sports LLC

Profile

UFA Year 2024
ELC Year 18
Waivers Age 18
Nationality Canada
Est Career Earnings
$4,214,125
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Career Stats By Contract

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2021-2022 Standard Contract
1yr
value$750,000$750K
cap hit$750,000$750K
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Signed By
Signed On Jul 28 2021
Signing Agent J.P. Barry
Signed On Jul 28 2021
Signing Status
UFA no QO
24 yrs old
% Cap Contract Start 0.92%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2021-22
2022
Cap Hit $750,000$750K
UFA
25yrs
AAV $750,000$750K
Base $750,000$750K
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $750,000$750K
Minors Salary $400,000$400K
Clauses
-
UFA Year

2020-2021 Standard Contract
1yr
value$874,125$874K
cap hit$874,125$874K
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Signed By
Signed On Oct 21 2020
Signing Agent J.P. Barry
Signed On Oct 21 2020
Signing Status
RFA
23 yrs old
% Cap Contract Start 1.07%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2020-21
2021
Cap Hit $874,125$874K
UFA no QO
24yrs
AAV $874,125$874K
Base $874,125$874K
Performance Bonuses -
Signing Bonuses -
Total Salary $874,125$874K
Minors Salary $70,000$70K
Clauses
-
UFA Year

2015-2020 Entry Level Contract
3yrs
value$2,589,999$2.59M
cap hit$863,333$863K
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Signed By
Signed On Sep 3 2015
Signing Agent J.P. Barry
Signed On Sep 3 2015
Signing Status 18 yrs old
% Cap Contract Start 1.30%
Abbreviated $Amounts
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
2018-19
2019-20
2020
Cap Hit $925,000$925K $894,167$894K $863,333$863K $863,333$863K $863,333$863K
RFA
23yrs
AAV $1,137,500$1.14M $1,106,667$1.11M $1,075,833$1.08M $1,075,833$1.08M $1,075,833$1.08M
Base - - $832,500$833K $832,500$833K $832,500$833K
Performance Bonuses - - $212,500$213K $212,500$213K $212,500$213K
Signing Bonuses $92,500$93K $92,500$93K $92,500$93K - -
Total Salary - - $925,000$925K $832,500$833K $832,500$833K
Minors Salary - - $70,000$70K $70,000$70K $70,000$70K
Clauses
-
-
-
-
-
UFA Year
Slide Year

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