Rasmussen scored an empty-net goal and added three hits in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Blackhawks. Rasmussen helped secure the Red Wings' win with his third-period tally. The 21-year-old reached the 10-point mark with his tally. He's added 39 shots on net, 51 hits and 22 PIM in 29 appearances this year. The first-round pick from 2017 should continue to log minutes in a middle-six role to get adjusted to the NHL level.
Rasmussen picked up two assists, one on the power play, in Monday's 3-1 win over the Hurricanes. The 21-year-old hadn't found the scoresheet in his prior three games, but Rasmussen helped set up Detroit's first two goals early in the third period as the team broke open a scoreless tie. Rasmussen has two goals and five points in his last nine games, and the ninth overall pick in the 2017 draft figures to see an increased role down the stretch for the rebuilding Wings.
Rasmussen was promoted to the active roster Thursday. Rasmussen has posted two goals and an assist across the last six games while averaging 15:51 of ice time. The 2017 ninth overall pick is expected to center the second line in Thursday's game versus the Predators.
Rasmussen was reassigned to Detroit's taxi squad Wednesday. Rasmussen continues to shift to the taxi squad on off-days as a cost-saving measure. He'll return to the active roster for Thursday's game versus Nashville.
Rasmussen was promoted to Detroit's active roster Tuesday. Rasmussen has continued to move to the Red Wings' taxi squad on off days, but he'll likely remain a regular in Detroit's lineup down the stretch. He's picked up seven points in 24 games this campaign.
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