Thatcher Demko

Age 25 Dec 8, 1995
San Diego USA
Goaltender shoots left
6'4" 193 cm
192 lbs 87 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 21
UFA Year 2023
Agent Jordan Neumann & George Bazos
Expansion Draft Status
Eligible
Draft Year 2014
Drafted Overall 36
Draft Round 2
Draft Team Vancouver Canucks

Transaction History
May 18, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko turned aside 38 of 40 shots Tuesday in a 4-2 victory over Calgary.
May 18, 2021 Recalled Vancouver Canucks | Arturs Silovs | Silovs has been recalled by Vancouver and is slated to serve as Thatcher Demko's backup for Tuesday's matchup with Calgary.
May 18, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will patrol the crease during Tuesday's home game versus Calgary.
May 15, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko turned aside 31 of 32 shots in a 4-1 win over Edmonton on Saturday.
May 15, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will start Saturday's game in Edmonton.
May 13, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko allowed four goals on 28 shots in Thursday's 4-1 loss to the Flames.
May 13, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will patrol the crease during Thursday's road game versus the Flames.
May 10, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko turned away 39 of 40 shots Monday in a 3-1 win over the Jets.
May 10, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will start Monday's game in Winnipeg.
May 8, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko allowed four goals on 34 shots in Saturday's 4-3 loss to the Oilers.
May 8, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will start Saturday's game against the Oilers, Farhan Lalji of TSn.ca reports.
May 6, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko gave up three goals on 42 shots in Thursday's 6-3 win over the Oilers.
May 6, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will guard the road cage during Thursday's matchup with Edmonton.
May 4, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko allowed four goals on 27 shots in Tuesday's 4-1 loss to the Oilers.
May 4, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will start Tuesday's game against visiting Edmonton, Ben Kuzma of The Vancouver Province reports.
May 1, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko made 25 saves in a 5-1 loss to Toronto on Saturday.
May 1, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Per Sportsnet's Chris Johnston, Demko was the first goalie off the ice at morning skate, indicating he'll be between the pipes for Saturday's road game versus Toronto.
Apr 29, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko stopped 27 of 32 shots in Wednesday's 6-3 loss to the Senators.
Apr 28, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko (lower body) will start between the pipes in Wednesday's road game versus the Senators.
Apr 26, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko (lower body) won't play Monday against the Senators and is considered day-to-day.
Apr 22, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko allowed two goals on 24 shots in Thursday's 3-0 loss to the Senators. The third goal was an empty-netter
Apr 22, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will defend the blue paint during Thursday's home game versus Ottawa.
Apr 20, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko (not injury related) is expected to back up Braden Holtby in Tuesday's game versus the Maple Leafs.
Apr 17, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko (not injury related) won't play in Sunday's game versus the Maple Leafs.
Apr 15, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko and Vancouver's games against the Oilers on Friday and the Maple Leafs on Saturday have been postponed, Sportsnet's John Shannon reports.
Apr 14, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko was removed from the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol Wednesday, Farhan Lalji of TSN reports.
Apr 3, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko was placed in the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol Saturday, Pierre LeBrun of The Athletic reports.
Apr 1, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko and the Canucks have had their next three games postponed due to the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol, per (NHL) Public Relations.
Mar 31, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko and the Canucks won't play the Flames on Wednesday due to the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
Mar 31, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko secured a five-year, $25 million contract extension with Vancouver on Wednesday, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
Mar 31, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | According to Thomas Drance of The Athletic Vancouver, Demko was the first netminder off the ice at morning skate, which suggests he'll get the start in goal in Wednesday's home game versus Calgary.
Mar 24, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko yielded four goals on 35 shots in Wednesday's 5-1 loss to the Jets.
Mar 24, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will defend the blue paint during Wednesday's matchup with Winnipeg.
Mar 22, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko allowed four goals on 29 shots in Monday's 4-0 loss to the Jets.
Mar 22, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will defend the home net in Monday's game versus the Jets, Ben Kuzma of The Vancouver Province reports.
Mar 19, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko stopped 29 shots in Friday's 3-2 overtime win over the Canadiens.
Mar 19, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will guard the road goal during Friday's matchup with Montreal.
Mar 17, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko stopped 30 of 32 shots in a 3-2 shootout victory against Ottawa on Wednesday.
Mar 17, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will guard the road cage during Wednesday's matchup with Ottawa.
Mar 15, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will guard the road goal in Monday's game versus the Senators, Ben Kuzma of The Vancouver Province reports.
Mar 13, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko stopped 34 of 35 shots in Saturday's 2-1 win over the Oilers.
Mar 13, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will guard the home goal in Saturday's game versus the Oilers, Farhan Lalji of TSN reports.
Mar 10, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko gave up five goals on 45 shots in Wednesday's 5-1 loss to the Canadiens.
Mar 10, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will patrol the crease during Wednesday's home matchup with Montreal, Thomas Drance of The Athletic Vancouver reports.
Mar 8, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko made 29 saves on 30 shots in Monday's 2-1 shootout win over the Canadiens.
Mar 8, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko was the first goalie off the ice during morning skate, indicating that he'll start in Monday's home game versus the Canadiens, Thomas Drance of The Athletic Vancouver reports.
Mar 6, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko made 37 saves in a 4-2 win over Toronto on Saturday.
Mar 6, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will start in the home crease Saturday versus the Maple Leafs.
Mar 4, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko allowed just one goal on 32 shots in Thursday's 3-1 win over the Maple Leafs.
Mar 4, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will guard the home goal during Thursday's game versus the Maple Leafs.
Mar 1, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko turned aside 27 shots Monday in a 4-0 win over the Jets.
Mar 1, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will protect the road net in Monday's game versus the Jets.
Feb 25, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko made 31 saves on 33 shots in Thursday's 3-0 loss to the Oilers. The third goal was an empty-netter.
Feb 25, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will defend the home goal in Thursday's game versus the Oilers.
Feb 23, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko surrendered four goals on 29 shots in a 4-3 loss to the Oilers in Tuesday.
Feb 23, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will guard the home goal in Tuesday's game versus the Oilers.
Feb 19, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko allowed one goal on 30 shots in a 2-0 loss to the Jets on Friday. The second tally was an empty-netter.
Feb 19, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will guard the home goal during Friday's game versus the Jets.
Feb 15, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko gave up four goals on 27 shots in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Flames on Monday.
Feb 15, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will patrol the crease for Monday's home clash with the Flames.
Feb 13, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko stopped 18 of 19 shots in Saturday's 3-1 win over the Flames.
Feb 13, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will tend the home twine in Saturday's game versus the Flames, Brendan Batchelor of Sportsnet 650 reports.
Feb 11, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will defend the blue paint during Thursday's home game versus the Flames.
Feb 4, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko gave up seven goals on 37 shots Thursday in a 7-3 loss to Toronto.
Feb 4, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will get the starting nod for Thursday's home clash with Toronto.
Feb 2, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko turned aside 28 of 32 shots in Tuesday's 5-3 loss to the Canadiens.
Feb 2, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will defend the road net in Tuesday's game versus the Canadiens.
Jan 30, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko gave up one goal on 24 shots in a 4-1 win over the Jets on Saturday.
Jan 27, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko turned aside 42 of 43 shots in Wednesday's 5-1 win over the Senators.
Jan 27, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will defend the home net in Wednesday's game against the Senators, Jeff Paterson of TSN 1040 Vancouver reports.
Jan 25, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko allowed one goal on 36 shots in a 7-1 win over the Senators on Monday.
Jan 25, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will guard the crease for Monday's home contest against Ottawa.
Jan 21, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko gave up seven goals on 42 shots in a 7-3 loss to the Canadiens on Thursday.
Jan 21, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will start Thursday's home game against the Canadiens, Brendan Batchelor of Sportsnet 650 reports.
Jan 18, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko surrendered four goals on 31 shots in a 5-2 loss to the Flames on Monday. The fifth goal was an empty-netter.
Jan 18, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will get the starting nod for Monday's contest against Calgary, Brendan Batchelor of Sportsnet 650 reports.
Jan 14, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko gave up five goals on 46 shots in Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Oilers.
Jan 14, 2021 Vancouver Canucks | Thatcher Demko | Demko will start Thursday's contest against Edmonton.
Dec 28, 2019 Activated Vancouver Canucks | activated G Thatcher Demko from injured reserve.
Apr 24, 2019 Vancouver Canucks | signed G Thatcher Demko to a two-year, $2.1 million contract extension.
Feb 25, 2019 Activated Vancouver Canucks | activated G Thatcher Demko from injured reserve.
Jan 4, 2019 Recalled Vancouver Canucks | recalled G Thatcher Demko from Utica (AHL).
Jan 3, 2019 Recalled Vancouver Canucks | recalled G Thatcher Demko from Utica (AHL).
Nov 20, 2018 Activated Vancouver Canucks | activated G Thatcher Demko from injured reserve.
Nov 20, 2018 Assigned Vancouver Canucks | assigned G Thatcher Demko to Utica (AHL).
Sep 28, 2018 Assigned Vancouver Canucks | assigned G Thatcher Demko to Utica (AHL).
Apr 5, 2018 Recalled Vancouver Canucks | recalled G Thatcher Demko from Utica (AHL).
Apr 2, 2018 Assigned Vancouver Canucks | assigned G Thatcher Demko to Utica (AHL).
Mar 30, 2018 Recalled Vancouver Canucks | recalled G Thatcher Demko from Utica (AHL).
Dec 8, 2017 Assigned Vancouver Canucks | assigned G Thatcher Demko to Utica (AHL).
Dec 7, 2017 Recalled Vancouver Canucks | recalled G Thatcher Demko from Utica (AHL).
Nov 4, 2017 Recalled Vancouver Canucks | recalled G Thatcher Demko from Utica (AHL).
Oct 25, 2017 Assigned Vancouver Canucks | assigned G Thatcher Demko to Utica (AHL).
Oct 23, 2017 Recalled Vancouver Canucks | recalled G Thatcher Demko from Utica (AHL).
Sep 27, 2017 Assigned Vancouver Canucks | assigned G Thatcher Demko to Utica (AHL).
Dec 13, 2016 Assigned Vancouver Canucks | assigned G Thatcher Demko to Utica (AHL).
Dec 10, 2016 Recalled Vancouver Canucks | recalled G Thatcher Demko from Utica (AHL).
Oct 3, 2016 Assigned Vancouver Canucks | assigned G Thatcher Demko to Utica (AHL).
Apr 20, 2016 Vancouver Canucks | signed G Thatcher Demko to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2020-2021 Regular Season Stats

Thatcher Demko
GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx
Vancouver Canucks 35 2.85 0.915 0 13.26
Thatcher Demko Stats by Elite Prospects Thatcher Demko Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx Playoffs GP GAA SV% PIM
2010-2011 California Titans 16U AAA NAPHL 16U 10 2.24 0.922 0 Playoffs 1 4.71 0.867 0
2010-2011 San Diego Jr. Gulls 16U AA 16U AA 25 2.47 0.000 0
2011-2012 Omaha Lancers USHL 15 2.87 0.899 0
2011-2012 USA U17 WHC-17 2 1.09 0.949 0
2011-2012 U.S. National U17 Team USDP 3 1.29 0.940 0
2011-2012 Los Angeles Jr. Kings 16U AAA T1EHL 16U 7 2.55 0.907 0
2011-2012 USA U17 (all) International-Jr 2 1.09 0.949 0
2012-2013 USNTDP Juniors USHL 19 2.21 0.902 0
2012-2013 USA U18 WJC-18 7 2.24 0.899 0
2012-2013 U.S. National U17 Team USDP 1 1 0.976 0
2012-2013 U.S. National U18 Team USDP 45 2.06 0.911 0
2012-2013 USA U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 4 3.55 0.880 0
Draft Yr 2013-2014 Boston College NCAA 24 2.24 0.919 0
2014-2015 Boston College NCAA 35 2.19 0.925 0
2014-2015 USA U20 WJC-20 4 1.74 0.934 0
2015-2016 Boston College NCAA 39 1.88 0.935 0
2016-2017 Utica Comets AHL 45 2.68 0.907 0
2017-2018 Utica Comets AHL 46 2.44 0.922 0 Playoffs 5 2.69 0.927 0
2017-2018 Vancouver Canucks NHL 1 3.91 0.867 0
2018-2019 Utica Comets AHL 16 2.58 0.911 0
2018-2019 Vancouver Canucks NHL 9 2.81 0.913 0
2018-2019 USA WC 2 2 0.920 0
2019-2020 Vancouver Canucks NHL 27 3.06 0.905 0 Playoffs 4 0.64 0.985 0
2020-2021 Vancouver Canucks NHL 35 2.85 0.915 0 13.26
Thatcher Demko Stats by Elite Prospects | Thatcher Demko Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date March 31, 2021
Signing Status RFA
Agent Jordan Neumann & George Bazos
Standard Contract | 5 Years $25,000,000 6.13% of cap space
2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Cap Hit $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
UFA
AAV $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $2,500,000 $3,500,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $5,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0
Total Salary $2,500,000 $4,500,000 $7,000,000 $6,000,000 $5,000,000
Minors Salary $2,500,000 $4,500,000 $7,000,000 $6,000,000 $5,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date April 24, 2019
Signing Status RFA
Agent Jordan Neumann & George Bazos
Standard Contract | 2 Years $2,100,000 1.29% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $1,050,000 $1,050,000
RFA
AAV $1,050,000 $1,050,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $900,000 $1,200,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $900,000 $1,200,000
Minors Salary $900,000 $1,200,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date April 20, 2016
Agent Jordan Neumann & George Bazos
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $8,825,000 1.27% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Cap Hit $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
RFA
AAV $2,941,667 $2,941,667 $2,941,667
Performance Bonuses $1,350,000 $1,850,000 $2,850,000
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