Tage Thompson

Buffalo Sabres logo
Age 24 Oct 30, 1997
Phoenix USA
Right Wing shoots right
6'6" 198 cm
215 lbs 98 kg
ELC Signing Age 19
Waivers Signing Age 20
UFA Year 2025
Agent Jerry Buckley
Draft Year 2016
Drafted Overall 26
Draft Round 1
Draft Team St. Louis Blues logo

Transaction History
Apr 23, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored a goal and an assist in Saturday's 5-3 win over the Islanders.
Apr 21, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson had two assists in Thursday's 5-2 win over New Jersey.
Apr 17, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored two goals on four shots in Sunday's 5-3 win over the Flyers.
Apr 7, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson totaled a goal and an assist in Thursday's 5-3 loss to the Hurricanes.
Apr 2, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored two goals in Friday's 4-3 win over the Pedators.
Mar 28, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored a power-play goal on three shots and added an assist in Monday's 6-5 win over the Blackhawks.
Mar 23, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored two goals on five shots in Wednesday's 4-3 shootout win over the Penguins.
Mar 20, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson notched an assist and five shots on goal in Sunday's 3-2 overtime win over the Canucks.
Mar 18, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored a goal on five shots in Friday's 1-0 overtime win over the Flames.
Mar 13, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored a short-handed goal and added an even-strength assist in Sunday's 5-2 win over the Maple Leafs.
Feb 27, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored his 22nd goal of the season in Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Stars.
Feb 19, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored all three Sabres goals in Saturday's 5-3 loss to the Avalanche.
Feb 10, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson picked up two assists in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Blue Jackets on Thursday.
Feb 1, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson logged an assist, five shots on goal and two hits in Tuesday's 5-2 loss to the Golden Knights.
Feb 1, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson (undisclosed) will participate in Tuesday's game against Las Vegas, Bill Hoppe of the Olean Times Herald reports.
Jan 30, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson (undisclosed) will not play Sunday against Colorado.
Jan 29, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson notched an assist and three shots on goal in 15:49 of ice time in Saturday's 3-1 win over the Coyotes, but John Vogl of The Athletic reports the forward was limping after the game.
Jan 22, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored two goals and an assist, all on the power play, in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Flyers.
Jan 18, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson wasn't able to make the trip for Tuesday's matchup with Ottawa due to Canada's COVID-19 border restrictions, Bill Hoppe of the Olean Times Herald reports.
Jan 14, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson cleared the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols Friday, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
Jan 10, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson was placed in the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols Monday.
Jan 1, 2022 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson picked up two assists, one on the power play, in Saturday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Bruins.
Dec 29, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson (undisclosed) is expected to play Wednesday versus the Devils, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
Dec 21, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson's undisclosed injury was deemed not serious by general manager Kevyn Adams, who indicated Thompson would have been a game-time call versus Columbus on Monday if the game hadn't been postponed, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
Dec 14, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson dished out two assists -- one on the power play -- to go with five shots in Tuesday's 4-2 win over the Jets.
Nov 29, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson notched a power-play assist, four shots on goal and a minus-3 rating in Monday's 7-4 loss to the Kraken.
Nov 26, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored twice on four shots in a 4-1 win over Montreal on Friday.
Nov 23, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored two goals, one on the power play, in Monday's 7-4 loss to the Blue Jackets.
Nov 21, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored a goal and an assist in Sunday's 5-4 loss to the Rangers.
Nov 4, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored a goal, blocked two shots and added two PIM in Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Kraken.
Nov 2, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson recorded an assist in Tuesday's 5-3 loss to the Sharks.
Oct 25, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson recorded two assists and a plus-2 rating in Monday's 5-1 win over the Lightning.
Oct 14, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson netted a goal on four shots in Thursday's 5-1 season opening win against the Canadiens.
May 6, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored a goal on three shots and added a power-play assist in Thursday's 8-4 loss to the Penguins.
May 3, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored a power-play goal on seven shots and added an assist in Monday's 4-2 win over the Islanders.
Apr 15, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored an empty-net goal on two shots in Thursday's 5-2 win over Washington.
Apr 7, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson picked up an assist in Tuesday's win over the Devils.
Apr 1, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson scored the game-tying goal and had two shots in Thursday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Rangers.
Mar 29, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson (illness) will play in Monday's game versus the Flyers.
Mar 27, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson (illness) remains unavailable ahead of Saturday's game versus the Bruins, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
Mar 25, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson (illness) won't play in Thursday's game versus the Penguins, Vince Z. Mercogliano of USA Today reports.
Mar 24, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson (illness) has been ruled out for Wednesday's game versus the Penguins.
Jan 30, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson is expected to skate on the Sabres' first line during Saturday's game versus the Devils, John Vogl of The Athletic reports.
Jan 19, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson is not dressed for Tuesday's game against the Flyers and is a healthy scratch.
Jan 19, 2021 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson played on the third line during Monday's win over Philadelphia.
Dec 18, 2020 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson has fully recovered from the shoulder surgery he underwent in January, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
Oct 5, 2020 Buffalo Sabres | Tage Thompson | Thompson (shoulder) signed a three-year, $4.2 million deal with Buffalo on Monday.
Oct 5, 2020 Buffalo Sabres | signed RW Tage Thompson to a three-year, $4.2 million contract extension.
Nov 17, 2019 Recalled Buffalo Sabres | recalled RW Tage Thompson from Rochester (AHL).
Sep 30, 2019 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned RW Tage Thompson to Rochester (AHL).
Mar 28, 2019 Assigned Buffalo Sabres | assigned RW Tage Thompson to San Antonio (AHL).
Feb 24, 2018 Recalled St. Louis Blues | recalled C Tage Thompson from San Antonio (AHL).
Feb 14, 2018 Assigned St. Louis Blues | assigned C Tage Thompson to San Antonio (AHL).
Jan 15, 2018 Recalled St. Louis Blues | recalled RW Tage Thompson from San Antonio (AHL).
Jan 10, 2018 Assigned St. Louis Blues | assigned C Tage Thompson to San Antonio (AHL).
Dec 18, 2017 Recalled St. Louis Blues | recalled C Tage Thompson from San Antonio (AHL).
Oct 13, 2017 Assigned St. Louis Blues | assigned C Tage Thompson to San Antonio (AHL).
Mar 7, 2017 St. Louis Blues | signed C Tage Thompson to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Tage Thompson
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Buffalo Sabres Buffalo Sabres logo 78 38 30 68 -17 37 1,045 49.60 48.00 2.50 50.70 2.80 1.38 2.64
Tage Thompson Stats by Elite Prospects Tage Thompson 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
2010-2011 Alaska All Stars 14U AA 14U AA 12 23 29 52 6 Playoffs 5 8 5 13 0
2011-2012 Mid Fairfield Rangers 14U AAA AYHL 14U 22 16 5 21 10
2012-2013 Long Island Royals 15U AAA AYHL 16UA 16 14 14 28 19
2012-2013 Elite Hockey Group OHL Cup 3 0 0 0 0
2013-2014 P.A.L. Junior Islanders 16U AAA USPHL 16U 16 17 14 31 8
2014-2015 U.S. National U18 Team USDP 64 12 14 26 32
2014-2015 USNTDP Juniors USHL 25 7 7 14 20
2014-2015 Team Red USA-S17 5 4 3 7 0
2014-2015 USA U18 WJC-18 7 0 1 1 2
Draft Yr 2015-2016 Univ. of Connecticut NCAA 36 14 18 32 12
2016-2017 Univ. of Connecticut NCAA 34 19 13 32 24
2016-2017 USA U20 WJC-20 7 1 4 5 4
2016-2017 Chicago Wolves AHL 16 1 1 2 2 Playoffs 10 2 1 3 0
2017-2018 St. Louis Blues NHL 41 3 6 9 12 439 31.03 44.82 -7.74 50.28 -1.02 0.41 0.96
2017-2018 San Antonio Rampage AHL 30 8 10 18 4
2017-2018 USA WC 10 1 2 3 16
2018-2019 Buffalo Sabres NHL 65 7 5 12 20 716 29.17 40.77 -7.35 47.29 -2.72 0.50 0.84
2018-2019 Rochester Americans AHL 8 6 3 9 4 Playoffs 3 2 0 2 0
2019-2020 Rochester Americans AHL 16 6 6 12 8
2019-2020 Buffalo Sabres NHL 1 0 0 0 0 7 62.90 20.60 53.80 3.00
2020-2021 Buffalo Sabres NHL 38 8 6 14 17 464 44.80 47.10 1.60 45.40 -0.50 0.39 1.03
2020-2021 USA WC 8 1 4 5 2
2021-2022 Buffalo Sabres NHL 78 38 30 68 37 1,045 49.60 48.00 2.50 50.70 2.80 1.38 2.64
Tage Thompson Stats by Elite Prospects | Tage Thompson Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Buffalo Sabres logo
Signing Date October 5, 2020
Signing Status RFA
Agent Jerry Buckley
Standard Contract | 3 Years $4,200,000 1.70% of cap space
2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023
Cap Hit $1,400,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000
RFA
AAV $1,400,000 $1,400,000 $1,400,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $1,200,000 $1,400,000 $1,600,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $1,200,000 $1,400,000 $1,600,000
Minors Salary $1,200,000 $1,400,000 $1,600,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team St. Louis Blues logo
Signing Date March 7, 2017
Agent Jerry Buckley
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $3,412,500 1.23% of cap space
2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020
Cap Hit $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
RFA
AAV $1,137,500 $1,137,500 $1,137,500
Performance Bonuses $0 $212,500 $425,000
Base Salary $832,500 $832,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year