Rasmus Dahlin is a professional ice hockey player from Sweden who is on the rise. Since the 2018-19 season, Rasmus Dahlin has been a member of the Buffalo Sabres of the National Hockey League. Dahlin represents his squad as a defenseman. Rasmus was a member of the 2017 CHL champions.
Table of Biography
Rasmus Dahlin was born in Trolhattan, Sweden, on April 13, 2000. He is 21 years old. His father’s name is Martin Dahlin and his mother’s name is Asa Dahlin. He has two siblings. In Sweden, his father teaches hockey and coaches the under-18 national team.
Rasmus began playing ice hockey with his parents and siblings when he was a child. He trained with his father, who was coaching the Swedish national team’s U18 team. Dahlin joined Frolunda HC, his local club. The player became a long-time member of the team before being called up to the senior team in the 2016/17 season. Dahlin scored his first goal for Karlskrona HK in the Swedish Hockey League.
Rasmus declared for the 2018 NHL Entry Draft after finishing the 2017 season. Many major franchises kept a close eye on him, and he was regarded as one of the top draft prospects. He was described as a skilled two-way defenseman with a wide range of skills, including skating, puck handling, vision, intelligence, and shooting ability. He was the first Swedish player to be drafted first overall since Mats Sundin in 1989 when he was selected by the Buffalo Sabres.
Rasmus became the sixth defenceman in NHL history to score 30 points before the age of 19 in his first season, and he was nominated for the Calder Memorial Trophy as the best rookie in the league. The athlete signed a three-year, $18 million contract with the Sabres in September 2021.
Rasmus has served in a number of Swedish divisions. In 2016, he played for the IIHF World U20 Championship for the first time at the age of sixteen. In the 2017 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships, Dahlin was the youngest player on the team. Dahlin and three other teammates suspended for two games in 2019 after removing their silver medals. Ramus was chosen for the 2018 Winter Olympics 2018.
Rasmus Dahlin’s net worth is around millions of dollars. His NHL career has provided him with the majority of his wealth. Dahlin earns $5 million each season with the Sabres. He received a $3 million signing bonus and a $2 million incentive for the 2021 season. In his debut year, the footballer received a salary of $925,000.
Ramus has remained tight-lipped regarding his relationship status. The ice hockey player has managed to keep his personal life out of the spotlight. As of early 2022, Dahlin is single and unmarried. The athlete seemed to be more concerned with his career than with starting a romantic life.
Body measurements and Social media
Dahlin is six feet three inches tall and weighs 94 kg when it comes to his physical appearance.
He is active on social media platforms like Twitter and Instagram. His Instagram @rasmusdahlinn account has gained more than 99.2k followers. Moreover, he has 20.2K Followers on Twitter.