Rasmus Asplund

Age 23 Dec 3, 1997
Filipstad SWE
Center shoots left
5'11" 180 cm
190 lbs 86 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 21
UFA Year 2025
Agent Peter Wallen
Expansion Draft Status
Eligible
Draft Year 2016
Drafted Overall 33
Draft Round 2
Draft Team Buffalo Sabres

Transaction History
Apr 1, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund scored a goal on his only shot of the game in Thursday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Rangers.
Apr 1, 2021 Activated Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund (undisclosed) will be activated off injured reserve and return to the lineup for Thursday's game versus the Rangers, Bill Hoppe of the Olean Times Herald reports.
Mar 25, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund (undisclosed) won't play in Thursday's game versus the Penguins, Vince Z. Mercogliano of USA Today reports.
Mar 24, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund (undisclosed) won't return to Wednesday's game versus the Penguins.
Mar 22, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund was promoted to the active roster Monday.
Mar 16, 2021 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund was assigned to the taxi squad Tuesday.
Mar 15, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund will be promoted to the active roster to play in Monday's game versus the Capitals, John Vogl of The Athletic reports.
Feb 26, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund was sent to the taxi squad Friday, CBS Sports reports.
Feb 25, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund will be promoted to the active roster for Thursday's game versus the Devils, John Vogl of The Athletic reports.
Feb 23, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund was promoted from the taxi squad ahead of Tuesday's game versus the Devils.
Feb 17, 2021 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund was reassigned to Buffalo's taxi squad Wednesday.
Feb 16, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund was promoted from the taxi squad Tuesday.
Feb 15, 2021 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund was recalled from AHL Rochester to the taxi squad Monday.
Jan 21, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | The Sabres removed Asplund from their taxi squad and loaned him to AHL Rochester on Thursday.
Jan 20, 2021 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Per Cap Friendly, the Sabres reassigned Asplund to the taxi squad Wednesday.
Jan 19, 2021 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund was recalled from the taxi squad Tuesday.
Jan 13, 2021 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | The Sabres assigned Asplund to their taxi squad Wednesday.
Dec 16, 2020 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | Rasmus Asplund | Asplund has been recalled from his loan with Vasteras IK of Sweden's HockeyAllsvenskan league, Kris Baker of The Athletic reports.
Feb 8, 2020 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned C Rasmus Asplund to Rochester (AHL).
Feb 4, 2020 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | recalled C Rasmus Asplund from Rochester (AHL).
Jan 19, 2020 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned C Rasmus Asplund to Rochester (AHL).
Nov 15, 2019 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | recalled C Rasmus Asplund from Rochester (AHL).
Sep 30, 2019 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned C Rasmus Asplund to Rochester (AHL).
May 23, 2018 Buffalo Sabres | signed C Rasmus Asplund to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2020-2021 Regular Season Stats

Rasmus Asplund
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Buffalo Sabres 13 5 1 6 4 0 135 60.00 48.30 5.20 48.60 3.20 2.23 2.67
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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
2011-2012 Värmland TV-Pucken 8 2 5 7 6
2011-2012 Färjestad BK U16 U16 SM 6 2 2 4 2
2012-2013 Värmland TV-Pucken 8 4 8 12 4
2012-2013 Färjestad BK J18 J18 Region 16 6 9 15 6 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2012-2013 Sweden U16 (all) International-Jr 11 2 3 5 20
2012-2013 Färjestad BK J18 J18 Allsvenskan 15 4 6 10 14 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2012-2013 Färjestad BK U16 U16 SM 6 5 8 13 4
2013-2014 Färjestad BK J18 J18 Region 10 6 10 16 37 Playoffs 4 7 2 9 0
2013-2014 Färjestad BK J20 J20 Nationell 38 7 7 14 12 Playoffs 4 1 0 1 0
2013-2014 Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 7 4 5 9 0
2013-2014 Sweden U17 WHC-17 5 1 1 2 0
2013-2014 Färjestad BK J18 J18 Allsvenskan 7 6 5 11 4 Playoffs 4 7 2 9 0
2014-2015 Färjestad BK J20 J20 Nationell 19 8 17 25 14 Playoffs 6 3 4 7 0
2014-2015 Sweden U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 5 2 1 3 4
2014-2015 Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 15 4 9 13 16
2014-2015 Färjestad BK Champions HL 2 0 0 0 0 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2014-2015 Färjestad BK SHL 35 2 1 3 4 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2014-2015 Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 5 0 1 1 2
2014-2015 Sweden U18 WJC-18 5 2 3 5 8
Draft Yr 2015-2016 Färjestad BK SHL 46 4 8 12 16 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
Draft Yr 2015-2016 Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 16 5 4 9 6
Draft Yr 2015-2016 Färjestad BK Champions HL 6 0 1 1 4 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
Draft Yr 2015-2016 Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 3 2 5 6
2016-2017 Färjestad BK SHL 39 6 13 19 10 Playoffs 5 0 3 3 0
2016-2017 Färjestad BK Champions HL 6 1 4 5 0 Playoffs 5 0 3 3 0
2016-2017 Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 16 2 10 12 8
2016-2017 Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 1 6 7 0
2017-2018 Färjestad BK SHL 50 8 20 28 20 Playoffs 6 0 0 0 0
2017-2018 Sweden EHT 6 0 0 0 2
2017-2018 Sweden (all) International 10 0 1 1 6
2018-2019 Rochester Americans AHL 75 10 31 41 26 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2019-2020 Rochester Americans AHL 33 3 16 19 2
2019-2020 Buffalo Sabres NHL 29 1 2 3 6 255 38.90 46.00 -5.20 48.20 -2.40 0.24 0.47
2020-2021 Västerås IK HockeyAllsvenskan 14 4 5 9 6
2020-2021 Rochester Americans AHL 3 0 2 2 0
2020-2021 Buffalo Sabres NHL 13 5 1 6 0 135 60.00 48.30 5.20 48.60 3.20 2.23 2.67
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Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date May 23, 2018
Agent Peter Wallen
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,535,000 1.04% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $845,000 $845,000 $845,000
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $182,500 $57,500 $0
Base Salary $650,000 $775,000 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $742,500 $867,500 $925,000
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out

Contract History