Ryan Merkley San Jose Sharks logo

Age 21 Aug 14, 2000
Mississauga CAN
Defense shoots right
5'11" 180 cm
170 lbs 77 kg
ELC Signing Age 17
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2028
Agent J.P. Barry
Draft Year 2018
Drafted Overall 21
Draft Round 1
Draft Team San Jose Sharks logo

Transaction History
Nov 11, 2021 Assigned San Jose Sharks | Ryan Merkley | Merkley will be reassigned to AHL San Jose on Friday, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Nov 2, 2021 San Jose Sharks | Ryan Merkley | Merkley scored a goal on two shots and went plus-3 in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Sabres.
Oct 30, 2021 Recalled San Jose Sharks | Ryan Merkley | Merkley was recalled by San Jose on Saturday, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Dec 16, 2018 Assigned San Jose Sharks | assigned D Ryan Merkley to Peterborough (OHL).
Jul 18, 2018 San Jose Sharks | signed D Ryan Merkley to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Ryan Merkley
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
San Jose Sharks San Jose Sharks logo 6 1 0 1 0 2 83 50.00 40.70 -3.40 48.40 4.20 0.73 0.73
Ryan Merkley Stats by Elite Prospects Ryan Merkley 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 Toronto Jr. Canadiens U16 AAA GTHL U16 1 0 0 0 0
2014-2015 Toronto Jr. Canadiens U16 AAA GTHL U16 28 9 26 35 16 Playoffs 5 0 5 5 0
2014-2015 Toronto Jr. Canadiens U16 AAA OHL Cup 5 0 5 5 4 Playoffs 5 0 5 5 0
2014-2015 Sweden Selects U15 WSI U15 7 1 4 5 0
2015-2016 Toronto Jr. Canadiens U16 AAA GTHL U16 33 7 37 44 58 Playoffs 6 1 3 4 0
2015-2016 Toronto Jr. Canadiens OJHL 2 0 0 0 0
2015-2016 Canada U16 YOG 6 1 4 5 1
2015-2016 Toronto Jr. Canadiens U16 AAA OHL Cup 6 1 3 4 12 Playoffs 6 1 3 4 0
2015-2016 Team GTHL Blue OGC-16 5 1 7 8 8
2016-2017 Guelph Storm OHL 62 12 43 55 50
2016-2017 Canada Red U17 WHC-17 5 2 0 2 8
Draft Yr 2017-2018 Canada U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 5 0 6 6 10
Draft Yr 2017-2018 Guelph Storm OHL 63 13 54 67 63 Playoffs 6 1 5 6 0
Draft Yr 2017-2018 Canada U18 WJC-18 5 0 3 3 2
2018-2019 Guelph Storm OHL 28 5 34 39 30
2018-2019 Peterborough Petes OHL 35 9 23 32 36 Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0
2018-2019 San Jose Barracuda AHL 2 0 0 0 0 Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 OHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 2 0 1 1 12
2019-2020 London Knights OHL 60 15 61 76 48
2019-2020 OHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 2 0 2 2 2
2020-2021 San Jose Barracuda AHL 31 1 10 11 14 Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0
2021-2022 San Jose Barracuda AHL 14 1 9 10 10
2021-2022 San Jose Sharks NHL 6 1 0 1 2 83 50.00 40.70 -3.40 48.40 4.20 0.73 0.73
Ryan Merkley Stats by Elite Prospects | Ryan Merkley Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team San Jose Sharks logo
Signing Date July 18, 2018
Agent J.P. Barry
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,590,002 1.13% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023
Cap Hit $925,000 $894,167 $863,334 $863,334 $863,334
RFA
AAV $1,225,000 $1,194,167 $1,163,334 $1,163,334 $1,163,334
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $300,000 $300,000 $300,000
Base Salary $0 $0 $832,500 $832,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0 $0
Total Salary $92,500 $92,500 $925,000 $832,500 $832,500
Minors Salary $0 $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
ENTRY-LEVEL SLIDE
ENTRY-LEVEL SLIDE
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History