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USA Todd Richards

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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Kristian Jakobsson 32 19 27 46
2. David Morley 27 14 31 45
3. David Åslin 30 12 28 40
4. Jarrett Burton 30 16 22 38
5. Viktor Granholm 28 24 13 37
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
55
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
192 lbs / 87 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time AHL Calder Cup Champion 1

Brother: Travis Richards
Son: Justin Richards

Team Staff profile of Todd Richards also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1984-85 Robbinsdale Armstrong High USHS-MN 24 10 23 33 24 |
1985-86 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 38 6 23 29 38 |
1986-87 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 49 8 43 51 70 |
1987-88 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 34 10 30 40 26 |
1988-89 Univ. of Minnesota “C” NCAA 46 6 32 38 60 |
1989-90 Sherbrooke Canadiens AHL 71 6 18 24 73 | Playoffs 5 1 2 3 6
1990-91 Fredericton Canadiens AHL 3 0 1 1 2 |
Springfield Indians AHL 71 10 41 51 62 | Playoffs 14 2 8 10 2
Hartford Whalers NHL 2 0 4 4 2 -4 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 2 -1
1991-92 Hartford Whalers NHL 6 0 0 0 2 -2 | Playoffs 5 0 3 3 4 2
Springfield Indians AHL 43 6 23 29 33 -2 | Playoffs 8 0 3 3 2 1
1992-93 Springfield Indians AHL 78 13 42 55 53 -10 | Playoffs 9 1 5 6 2
1993-94 Las Vegas Thunder IHL 80 11 35 46 122 47 | Playoffs 5 1 4 5 18 -4
1994-95 Las Vegas Thunder IHL 80 12 49 61 130 49 | Playoffs 9 1 2 3 6 -4
1995-96 Orlando Solar Bears IHL 81 19 54 73 59 15 | Playoffs 23 4 9 13 8 4
1996-97 Orlando Solar Bears IHL 82 9 36 45 134 9 | Playoffs 10 0 1 1 4 -2
1997-98 Orlando Solar Bears IHL 75 6 37 43 68 20 | Playoffs 17 3 8 11 13 4
1998-99 Orlando Solar Bears IHL 67 11 26 37 61 13 | Playoffs 16 3 7 10 14 -4
1999-00 Orlando Solar Bears IHL 43 7 18 25 26 11 | Playoffs 6 0 5 5 4 3
2000-01 Orlando Solar Bears IHL 75 9 28 37 60 -3 | Playoffs 16 2 11 13 8 5
2001-02 Genève-Servette HC NLB 34 11 26 37 18 | Playoffs 13 3 13 16 10
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1990-91 Montréal Canadiens Fr-Tour 2 0 0 0 2 |
USA Goodwill Games 5 0 2 2 2 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2002-03 Milwaukee Admirals AHL Asst. Coach
2003-04 Milwaukee Admirals AHL Asst. Coach
2004-05 Milwaukee Admirals AHL Asst. Coach
2005-06 Milwaukee Admirals AHL Asst. Coach
2006-07 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL Head Coach
2007-08 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL Head Coach
2008-09 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. Coach
2009-10 Minnesota Wild NHL Head Coach
USA WC Asst. Coach
2010-11 Minnesota Wild NHL Head Coach
2011-12 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Asst. Coach
Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Head Coach Promoted mid-season
2012-13 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Head Coach
2013-14 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Head Coach
USA OG Asst. Coach
2014-15 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Head Coach
USA WC Head Coach
2015-16 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Head Coach Replaced midseason by John Tortorella
USA WC Asst. Coach
2016-17 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Asst. Coach
2017-18 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Asst. Coach
2018-19 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Asst. Coach
2019-20 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Asst. Coach
2020-21 Nashville Predators NHL Asst. Coach
2021-22 Nashville Predators NHL Asst. Coach
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 4 266 35 125 160 0.60 223 -12 | 4 36 4 18 22 0.61 12 1
Fr-Tour 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 2 - | 0
Goodwill Games 1 5 0 2 2 0.40 2 - | 0
IHL 8 583 84 283 367 0.63 660 161 | 8 102 14 47 61 0.60 75 2
NCAA 4 167 30 128 158 0.95 194 - | 0
NHL 2 8 0 4 4 0.50 4 -6 | 2 11 0 3 3 0.27 6 1
NLB (SL) 1 34 11 26 37 1.09 18 - | 1 13 3 13 16 1.23 10 -
USHS-MN 1 24 10 23 33 1.38 24 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Mark Beaufait (F) 1995-2001 6 Orlando Solar Bears
Barry Dreger (D) 1995-2000 5 Orlando Solar Bears
Tom Chorske (F) 1985-1991 5 Montréal Canadiens, Sherbrooke Canadiens, Univ. of Minnesota
Brett Nelson (F) 1985-1989 4 Univ. of Minnesota

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