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Database: 785 506 players
Last added: Mika Lamontagne
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mathieu De St. Phalle 49 30 30 60
2. Brendan Brisson 45 24 35 59
3. Sam Colangelo 44 28 30 58
4. Ty Jackson 48 17 41 58
5. Gunnarwolfe Fontaine 45 26 31 57
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
46
Height
5'10" / 178 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
192 lbs / 87 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
2-time Olympic Silver Medal 2
1-time U20 WJC Bronze Medal 1
3-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 3
1-time SM-liiga Champion 1

Son: Matthew Rafalski

Team Staff profile of Brian Rafalski also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1989-90 Melvindale Blades NAHL - - - - - | -
1990-91 Madison Capitols USHL 47 12 11 23 28 | -
1991-92 Univ. of Wisconsin NCAA 38 3 16 19 40 | -
USA U20 WJC-20 7 0 1 1 2 | -
1992-93 Univ. of Wisconsin NCAA 32 0 13 13 10 | -
USA U20 WJC-20 7 0 2 2 2 -2 | -
1993-94 Univ. of Wisconsin NCAA 37 6 17 23 26 | -
1994-95 Univ. of Wisconsin NCAA 43 11 34 45 48 | -
USA WC 5 0 0 0 2 -1 | -
1995-96 Brynäs IF SHL 22 1 8 9 14 | -
Brynäs IF Allsvenskan 18 3 6 9 12 | Kvalserien SHL 9 0 1 1 2
1996-97 HPK Liiga 49 11 24 35 26 24 | Playoffs 10 6 5 11 4 6
1997-98 HIFK Liiga 40 13 10 23 20 26 | Playoffs 9 5 6 11 0 8
1998-99 HIFK Liiga 53 19 34 53 18 38 | Playoffs 11 5 9 14 4 7
1999-00 New Jersey Devils NHL 75 5 27 32 28 21 | Playoffs 23 2 6 8 8 5
2000-01 New Jersey Devils NHL 78 9 43 52 26 36 | Playoffs 25 7 11 18 7 10
2001-02 New Jersey Devils NHL 76 7 40 47 18 15 | Playoffs 6 3 2 5 4 -2
USA OG 6 1 2 3 2 4 | -
2002-03 New Jersey Devils NHL 79 3 37 40 14 18 | Playoffs 23 2 9 11 8 7
2003-04 New Jersey Devils NHL 69 6 30 36 24 6 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0 0
USA WCup 4 0 3 3 6 | -
2004-05 Did not play - | -
2005-06 New Jersey Devils “A” NHL 82 6 43 49 36 0 | Playoffs 9 1 8 9 2 3
USA OG 5 0 2 2 0 -3 | -
2006-07 New Jersey Devils NHL 82 8 47 55 34 4 | Playoffs 11 2 6 8 8 -1
2007-08 Detroit Red Wings NHL 73 13 42 55 34 27 | Playoffs 22 4 10 14 12 6
2008-09 Detroit Red Wings NHL 78 10 49 59 20 17 | Playoffs 18 3 9 12 11 11
2009-10 Detroit Red Wings NHL 78 8 34 42 26 23 | Playoffs 12 3 8 11 2 4
USA “A” OG 6 4 4 8 2 7 | -
2010-11 Detroit Red Wings NHL 63 4 44 48 22 11 | Playoffs 11 2 1 3 4 -1
2011-12 Did not play - | -
2012-13 Did not play - | -
2013-14 Florida Everblades ECHL 3 0 1 1 0 1 | -
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1986-87 Detroit Art Van PW QC Int PW - - - - - | -
1998-99 HIFK Euro HL 6 4 6 10 10 8 | Playoffs 4 1 0 1 2 0
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2016-17 Florida Alliance PW QC Int PW Asst. Coach
2018-19 Green Bay Jr. Gamblers 14U AAA Bantam Head Coach
Green Bay Jr. Gamblers 16U AAA Midget Head Coach
2019-20 Green Bay Jr. Gamblers 15U AAA Midget Head Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Allsvenskan 1 18 3 6 9 0.50 12 | 1 9 0 1 1 0.11 2
ECHL 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 0 1 | 0
Euro HL 1 6 4 6 10 1.67 10 8 | 1 4 1 0 1 0.25 2 0
Liiga 3 142 43 68 111 0.78 64 88 | 3 30 16 20 36 1.20 8 21
NAHL 1 - 0 0 0 - 0 0 | 0
NCAA 4 150 20 80 100 0.67 124 0 | 0
NHL 11 833 79 436 515 0.62 282 178 | 11 165 29 71 100 0.61 66 42
OG 3 17 5 8 13 0.76 4 8 | 0
QC Int PW 1 - 0 0 0 - 0 0 | 0
SHL 1 22 1 8 9 0.41 14 | 0
USHL 1 47 12 11 23 0.49 28 | 0
WC 1 5 0 0 0 0.00 2 -1 | 0
WCup 1 4 0 3 3 0.75 6 0 | 0
WJC-20 2 14 0 3 3 0.21 4 -2 | 0
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
01/28/2014
01/28/2014 Confirmed Florida Everblades Retired
01/09/2014
01/09/2014 Confirmed No team Florida Everblades
05/25/2011
05/25/2011 Confirmed Detroit Red Wings Retired
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Brynäs IF

Cult/Star player for Detroit Red Wings

Cult/Star player for HIFK

Cult/Star player for HPK

Cult/Star player for New Jersey Devils

Cult/Star player for Univ. of Wisconsin

Cult/Star player for Wisconsin Capitols

Career transactions
- 2011-05-25 • Announced his retirement
- 2007-07-01 • Signed to a five-year contract by the Detroit Red Wings
- 2005-08-04 • Re-signed to a two-year contract by the New Jersey Devils
- 2004-08-13 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the New Jersey Devils
- 1999-07-18 • Signed as a free agent by the New Jersey Devils

Other memorable dates
- 1999-10-02 • Made NHL debut (at Atlanta; 1 assist, +1, 18:58 TOI)

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