- DOB: 5/4/1995
- Ht: 6-0
- Wt: 184
- Shoots: R
- Years on Team: 2
- Hometown: Hartford, CT
Season Notes: Skated in 200th professional game on Apr. 7 at Syracuse. Scored game winning shootout goal on Apr. 6 vs. Toronto. Six-game point streak from Feb. 14 – Feb. 23 registering six points (2-4-6). Two-point night on Jan. 17 vs Rochester with a goal and an assist. Three-game point streak from Jan. 5 – Jan. 10 tallying four points (1-3-4). Four-game point streak from Dec. 22 – Dec. 29 collecting four points (1-3-4). Three-game point streak from Dec. 13 – Dec. 16 amassing four points (1-3-4). Two-point night on Dec. 16 vs. Rochester with a goal and an assist.
2016-17: Skated in 66 games with the Comets posting 11 points (6-5-11) and 33 penalty minutes.
Career Notes: Recorded first professional point with an assist on Oct. 30, 2015 at Binghamton. Made professional debut on Oct. 10, 2015 at Rochester.
Amateur Notes: Member of the Memorial Cup Championship team in 2014-15 with the Oshawa Generals. Totaled 243 career OHL games scoring 208 points (72-136-208) with a plus-49 rating and 208 PIM.
Personal Notes: Son of Andrew Cassels, a sixteen year NHL veteran who played for the Montreal Canadiens, Hartford Whalers, Calgary Flames, Vancouver Canucks, Columbus Blue Jackets, and Washington Capitals.