Tyler Bertuzzi Detroit Red Wings logo

Age 26 Feb 24, 1995
Sudbury CAN
Left Wing shoots left
6'1" 185 cm
199 lbs 90 kg
ELC Signing Age 19
Waivers Signing Age 19
UFA Year 2022
Agent Todd Reynolds
Draft Year 2013
Drafted Overall 58
Draft Round 2
Draft Team Detroit Red Wings logo

Transaction History
Dec 1, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (COVID-19 protocols) will miss at least 10 days, which will cost him five games, Max Bultman of The Athletic reports.
Dec 1, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi has been placed in the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols.
Nov 24, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi set up Detroit's first goal en route to a 4-2 win over the Blues on Wednesday.
Nov 15, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi produced an assist in Monday's 5-3 loss to the Blue Jackets.
Nov 14, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi collected an assist en route to a 3-2 OT win over the Canadiens on Saturday.
Nov 7, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi scored an empty-net goal on his lone shot of the game and added an assist in Sunday's 5-2 win over Vegas.
Nov 6, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi scored two goals and added two assists in a 4-3 OT win over the Sabres on Saturday.
Nov 2, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (not injury related) will return to action Thursday night against the Bruins, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Oct 30, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Because he hasn't been vaccinated against COVID-19, Bertuzzi won't be eligible to play in Saturday's game against Toronto or Tuesday's matchup with Montreal, Lance Hornby of The Toronto Sun reports.
Oct 24, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi scored a goal on four shots, dished two assists, went plus-3 and added two PIM in Sunday's 6-3 win over the Blackhawks.
Oct 24, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (not injury related) is in Sunday's lineup against Chicago.
Oct 23, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (not injury related) won't be available for Saturday's matchup with Montreal because he remains unvaccinated for COVID-19, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports.
Oct 19, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi scored a goal on two shots and had two PIM in Tuesday's 4-1 win over Columbus.
Oct 17, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi recorded an assist in Saturday's 3-1 win over the Canucks.
Oct 14, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi scored four goals and went plus-3 in Thursday's 7-6 overtime loss to the Lightning.
Oct 7, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (back) will be in the lineup for Thursday's preseason game versus Pittsburgh, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports.
Oct 6, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi -- who underwent offseason back surgery -- may make his preseason debut versus the Penguins on Thursday, Ted Kulfan of The Detroit News reports.
Oct 5, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | The Red Wings are being cautious with Bertuzzi, who may not draw into any preseason contests following major back surgery, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Sep 23, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (back) was on the ice for the Red Wings' first practice of training camp Thursday, The Athletic's Max Bultman reports.
Jul 31, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (back) signed a two-year, $9.5 million contract with the Red Wings on Saturday.
Jun 12, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (back) is expected to be ready for training camp, according to Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman.
May 5, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi underwent successful back surgery April 30 and is expected to be ready for the start of the 2021-22 campaign, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports.
Apr 22, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (upper body) won't return this season and may require surgery to address his upper-body injury, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Apr 9, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (upper body) has yet to be cleared to practice, but the Red Wings are still hopeful he'll be able to return sometime this season, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports.
Apr 1, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (upper body) has been skating on his own of late, but he isn't close to returning to practice with his teammates, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Mar 8, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi is not close to returning from his upper-body injury, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Mar 2, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (upper body) still hasn't returned to practice and is at least a week away from returning to action, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports.
Feb 24, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (upper body) will miss at least the remainder of February, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports.
Feb 18, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (upper body) won't be available for Friday or Saturday's game against the Panthers, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports.
Feb 15, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Head coach Jeff Blashill said Monday that Bertuzzi (upper body) hasn't started skating again and will miss the next two games, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports.
Feb 11, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Despite missing the last five games with an upper-body injury, Bertuzzi still leads the Red Wings in goals with five.
Feb 10, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (upper body) has been placed on injured reserve, per the (NHL) media site.
Feb 9, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (upper body) will miss Detroit's upcoming three-game road trip, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports.
Feb 2, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (upper body) is expected to miss Detroit's next four to six games, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Jan 31, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (upper body) won't play in Sunday's game against the Panthers.
Jan 30, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi (upper body) won't return to Saturday's game against the Panthers.
Jan 28, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi scored a power-play goal on his lone shot in a 7-3 loss to Dallas on Thursday.
Jan 24, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi scored two power-play goals in Sunday's 6-2 loss to Chicago.
Jan 19, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi scored a goal and added an assist in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime win over the Blue Jackets.
Jan 17, 2021 Detroit Red Wings | Tyler Bertuzzi | Bertuzzi picked up an assist Saturday, en route to a 4-2 win over the Hurricanes.
Oct 27, 2020 Detroit Red Wings | re-signed LW Tyler Bertuzzi to a one-year, $3.5 million contract.
Dec 7, 2018 Detroit Red Wings | announced LW Tyler Bertuzzi has served his suspension.
Dec 3, 2018 Suspended Detroit Red Wings | (NHL) suspended LW Tyler Bertuzzi two games for unsportsmanlike conduct and roughing an opponent.
Jun 25, 2018 Detroit Red Wings | signed LW Tyler Bertuzzi to a two-year, $1.4 million contract extension.
Dec 21, 2017 Recalled Detroit Red Wings | recalled LW Tyler Bertuzzi from Grand Rapids (AHL).
Dec 12, 2017 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | assigned LW Tyler Bertuzzi to Grand Rapids (AHL).
Dec 8, 2017 Recalled Detroit Red Wings | recalled LW Tyler Bertuzzi from Grand Rapids (AHL).
Oct 30, 2017 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | assigned LW Tyler Bertuzzi to Grand Rapids (AHL).
Oct 2, 2017 Injured Detroit Red Wings | placed LW Tyler Bertuzzi on IR.
Dec 28, 2016 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | assigned LW Tyler Bertuzzi to Grand Rapids (AHL).
Nov 17, 2016 Recalled Detroit Red Wings | recalled LW Tyler Bertuzzi from Grand Rapids (AHL).
Nov 15, 2016 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | assigned LW Tyler Bertuzzi to Grand Rapids (AHL).
Nov 7, 2016 Recalled Detroit Red Wings | recalled LW Tyler Bertuzzi from Grand Rapids (AHL).
Oct 8, 2016 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | assigned LW Tyler Bertuzzi to Grand Rapids (AHL).
Oct 4, 2015 Assigned Detroit Red Wings | assigned LW Tyler Bertuzzi to Grand Rapids (AHL).
Oct 17, 2014 Detroit Red Wings | signed LW Tyler Bertuzzi to an entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Tyler Bertuzzi
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Detroit Red Wings Detroit Red Wings logo 20 9 9 18 9 12 295 65.40 51.30 1.20 48.70 2.60 1.22 2.44
Tyler Bertuzzi Stats by Elite Prospects Tyler Bertuzzi 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
2009-2010 Sudbury Nickel Capitals U15 AAA NOHL U15 42 24 45 69 72 Playoffs 6 3 10 13 0
2009-2010 Sudbury Nickel Capitals U15 AAA Big Nickel Bantam 4 2 1 3 8 Playoffs 6 3 10 13 0
2010-2011 Sudbury Nickel Capitals U18 AAA GNML 3 1 1 2 12 Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2010-2011 Sudbury Wolves U16 AA NDMHL 26 18 36 54 26
2011-2012 Guelph Storm OHL 61 6 11 17 117 Playoffs 6 0 2 2 0
Draft Yr 2012-2013 Guelph Storm OHL 43 13 9 22 68 Playoffs 5 0 0 0 0
2013-2014 Guelph Storm OHL 29 9 26 35 49 Playoffs 18 10 7 17 0
2013-2014 Guelph Storm M-Cup 4 5 0 5 10 Playoffs 18 10 7 17 0
2014-2015 Guelph Storm OHL 68 43 55 98 91 Playoffs 9 6 2 8 0
2014-2015 OHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 1 0 0 0 14
2014-2015 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 2 1 0 1 0 Playoffs 14 7 5 12 0
2015-2016 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 71 12 18 30 133 Playoffs 9 7 1 8 0
2016-2017 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 48 12 25 37 37 Playoffs 19 9 10 19 0
2016-2017 Detroit Red Wings NHL 7 0 0 0 0 62 33.33 34.29 -10.01 39.07 -8.38 0.00 0.00
2017-2018 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 16 7 7 14 34
2017-2018 Detroit Red Wings NHL 48 7 17 24 39 606 46.43 51.57 2.93 45.91 -2.54 0.59 2.08
2018-2019 Detroit Red Wings NHL 73 21 26 47 36 1,035 56.67 44.96 0.80 49.50 3.27 0.87 2.14
2018-2019 Canada WC 5 0 0 0 0
2019-2020 Detroit Red Wings NHL 71 21 27 48 40 1,061 46.80 47.40 3.30 49.00 4.30 0.91 1.81
2020-2021 Detroit Red Wings NHL 9 5 2 7 4 120 40.00 49.40 5.40 53.30 8.40 0.50 1.00
2021-2022 Detroit Red Wings NHL 20 9 9 18 12 295 65.40 51.30 1.20 48.70 2.60 1.22 2.44
Tyler Bertuzzi Stats by Elite Prospects | Tyler Bertuzzi Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team Detroit Red Wings logo
Signing Date July 31, 2021
Signing Status RFA
Agent Todd Reynolds
Standard Contract | 2 Years $9,500,000 5.83% of cap space
2021-2022 2022-2023
Cap Hit $4,750,000 $4,750,000
UFA
AAV $4,750,000 $4,750,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $4,250,000 $5,250,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $4,250,000 $5,250,000
Minors Salary $4,250,000 $5,250,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team Detroit Red Wings logo
Signing Date October 27, 2020
Signing Status RFA
Agent Todd Reynolds
Standard Contract | 1 Years $3,500,000 4.29% of cap space
2020-2021
Cap Hit $3,500,000
RFA
AAV $3,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $3,500,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $3,500,000
Minors Salary $3,500,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Detroit Red Wings logo
Signing Date June 25, 2018
Signing Status RFA
Agent Todd Reynolds
Standard Contract | 2 Years $2,800,000 1.76% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020
Cap Hit $1,400,000 $1,400,000
RFA
AAV $1,400,000 $1,400,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,400,000 $1,400,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $1,400,000 $1,400,000
Minors Salary $1,400,000 $1,400,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Detroit Red Wings logo
Signing Date October 17, 2014
Agent Todd Reynolds
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,732,500 0.98% of cap space
2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018
Cap Hit $675,833 $661,667 $661,667 $661,667
RFA
AAV $925,000 $910,833 $910,833 $910,833
Performance Bonuses $0 $282,500 $257,500 $207,500
Base Salary $0 $575,000 $575,000 $650,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0
Total Salary $0 $667,500 $667,500 $650,000
Minors Salary $0 $65,000 $67,500 $67,500
Clauses
UFA Year