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Database: 781 269 players
Last added: Karl-Göran Ståbis
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Milan Gulas 52 35 41 76
2. Michal Birner 41 20 41 61
3. Libor Hudacek 50 31 29 60
4. Tomas Rachunek 51 25 27 52
5. Martin Zatovic 51 29 21 50
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
LW
Age
47
Height
6'2" / 188 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
214 lbs / 97 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Agency
Highlights
1-time World Cup Gold Medal 1
1-time Olympic Silver Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Bronze Medal 1
1-time World Championship Bronze Medal 1
2-time NCAA (CCHA) Champion 2
1-time NCAA (Championship) Winner 1
1-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 1

Sons: Ryder Rolston, Stone Rolston
Brothers: Ron Rolston, Greg Rolston

Team Staff profile of Brian Rolston also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1989-90 Compuware Ambassadors NAHL 40 36 37 73 57 | -
1990-91 Compuware Ambassadors NAHL 36 49 46 95 14 | -
USA U20 WJC-20 7 1 5 6 0 | -
1991-92 Lake Superior State Univ. NCAA 41 18 28 46 16 | -
USA U20 WJC-20 7 3 3 6 2 | -
1992-93 Lake Superior State Univ. NCAA 41 35 36 71 20 | -
USA U20 WJC-20 7 6 2 8 2 5 | -
1993-94 Albany River Rats AHL 17 5 5 10 8 -3 | Playoffs 5 1 2 3 0 -2
Team USA International 41 20 28 48 36 | -
USA OG 8 7 0 7 8 | -
1994-95 New Jersey Devils NHL 40 7 11 18 17 5 | Playoffs 6 2 1 3 4 6
Albany River Rats AHL 18 9 11 20 10 -3 | -
1995-96 New Jersey Devils NHL 58 13 11 24 8 9 | -
USA WCup 1 0 0 0 0 0 | -
USA WC 8 3 4 7 4 2 | -
1996-97 New Jersey Devils NHL 81 18 27 45 20 6 | Playoffs 10 4 1 5 6 0
1997-98 New Jersey Devils NHL 76 16 14 30 16 7 | Playoffs 6 1 0 1 2 2
1998-99 New Jersey Devils NHL 82 24 33 57 14 11 | Playoffs 7 1 0 1 2 -1
1999-00 New Jersey Devils NHL 11 3 1 4 0 -2 | -
Colorado Avalanche NHL 50 8 10 18 12 -6 | -
Boston Bruins NHL 16 5 4 9 6 -4 | -
2000-01 Boston Bruins NHL 77 19 39 58 28 6 | -
2001-02 Boston Bruins NHL 82 31 31 62 30 11 | Playoffs 6 4 1 5 0 -1
USA OG 6 0 3 3 0 3 | -
2002-03 Boston Bruins NHL 81 27 32 59 32 1 | Playoffs 5 0 2 2 0 -1
2003-04 Boston Bruins NHL 82 19 29 48 40 9 | Playoffs 7 1 0 1 8 -5
USA WCup 2 0 0 0 0 | -
2004-05 Did not play - | -
2005-06 Minnesota Wild “A” NHL 82 34 45 79 50 14 | -
USA OG 6 3 1 4 4 -1 | -
2006-07 Minnesota Wild “A” NHL 78 31 33 64 46 6 | Playoffs 5 1 1 2 4 -2
2007-08 Minnesota Wild “C” NHL 81 31 28 59 53 -1 | Playoffs 6 2 4 6 8 4
2008-09 New Jersey Devils NHL 64 15 17 32 30 2 | Playoffs 7 1 1 2 4 2
2009-10 New Jersey Devils NHL 80 20 17 37 22 2 | Playoffs 5 2 1 3 0 -1
2010-11 New Jersey Devils NHL 65 14 20 34 34 -6 | -
2011-12 New York Islanders “A” NHL 49 4 5 9 6 -12 | -
Boston Bruins NHL 21 3 12 15 8 7 | Playoffs 7 1 2 3 0 -2
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2016-17 Little Caesars 16U AAA HPHL 16U Head Coach
2017-18 Little Caesars 16U AAA HPHL 16U Head Coach
Detroit Jr. Red Wings QC Int PW Head Coach
2018-19 Little Caesars 18U AAA T1EHL 18U Head Coach
2019-20 Little Caesars 14U AAA Bantam Head Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 2 35 14 16 30 0.86 18 -6 | 1 5 1 2 3 0.60 0 -2
International 1 41 20 28 48 1.17 36 0 | 0
NAHL 2 76 85 83 168 2.21 71 0 | 0
NCAA 2 82 53 64 117 1.43 36 0 | 0
NHL 17 1256 342 419 761 0.61 472 65 | 12 77 20 14 34 0.44 38 1
OG 3 20 10 4 14 0.70 12 2 | 0
WC 1 8 3 4 7 0.88 4 2 | 0
WCup 2 3 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 | 0
WJC-20 3 21 10 10 20 0.95 4 5 | 0
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
04/30/2013
04/30/2013 Confirmed No team Retired
02/27/2012
02/27/2012 Confirmed New York Islanders Boston Bruins
07/28/2011
07/28/2011 Confirmed New Jersey Devils New York Islanders
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1990, 8 #117 overall by Plymouth Whalers in the OHL Priority Selection

Cult/Star player for Minnesota Wild

Career transactions
- 2008-07-01 • Signed to a four-year contract by the New Jersey Devils
- 2008-06-29 • Traded to the Tampa Bay Lightning for a conditional 2009 draft pick (later traded to Edmonton: Kyle Bigos)
- 2004-07-08 • Signed to a four-year contract by the Minnesota Wild
- 2003-08-12 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the Boston Bruins
- 2000-03-06 • Traded to the Boston Bruins with Martin Grenier & the rights to Samuel Påhlsson for Ray Bourque, Dave Andreychuk & a 2000 1st round pick (Martin Samuelsson)
- 1999-11-03 • Traded to the Colorado Avalanche with a 2000 first round pick (later traded to Boston; Martin Samuelsson) for Claude Lemieux, a 2000 1st round pick (David Hale) & a 2000 2nd round pick (Matt DeMarchi)

Other memorable dates
- 2010-03-27 • Scored his 700th career NHL point (goal at Montreal)

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