Team Facts

1986-1987 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#30 Mike Craig (G) 55 1962 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'0" 165 -
#31 Daren Puppa (G) 53 1965 Kirkland Lake, ON, CAN 6'4" 205 R
#34 Darcy Wakaluk (G) 52 1966 Pincher Creek, AB, CAN 5'11" 181 L
DEFENSEMEN
#5 Shawn Anderson (D) 50 1968 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'1" 192 L
#7 Jack Brownschidle (D) 62 1955 Buffalo, NY, USA 6'2" 194 L
#5
James Burton (D) 1963 Brantford, ON, CAN 6'0" 190 L
#2 Richie Dunn (D) 1957 Boston, MA, USA 6'0" 194 -
#4 Steve Dykstra (D) 55 1962 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'2" 190 L
#22 David Fenyves (D) 58 1960 Dunnville, ON, CAN 5'11" 190 L
#28 Mark Ferner (D) 52 1965 Regina, SK, CAN 6'0" 194 L
#4 James Gasseau (D) 52 1966 Carleton, QC, CAN 6'2" 201 L
#24
Bob Halkidis (D) 52 1966 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'11" 205 L
#3 Jim Hofford (D) 53 1964 Sudbury, ON, CAN 6'0" 187 R
#4 Uwe Krupp (D) 52 1965 Köln, GER 6'6" 238 R
#5
Jayson Meyer (D) 53 1965 Regina, SK, CAN 5'11" 187 L
#27 Joe Reekie (D) 53 1965 Victoria, BC, CAN 6'3" 220 L
#29 Marc Tournier (LW) 52 1966 Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN 5'10" 170 L
FORWARDS
#12 Mikael Andersson (W/C) 52 1966 Malmö, SWE 5'10" 181 L
#16 Paul Brydges (C) 52 1965 Guelph, ON, CAN 5'11" 181 R
#20 Al Conroy (C) 52 1966 Calgary, AB, CAN 5'8" 170 R
#32 Jay Fraser (LW) 56 1961 St. Lambert, QC, CAN 6'1" 192 L
#9 Jody Gage (RW) 58 1959 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'0" 185 R
#23 Richard Hajdu (RW) 53 1965 Victoria, BC, CAN 6'0" 185 L
#10 Warren Harper (RW) 1963 Prince Albert, SK, CAN 6'0" 174 -
#11 Benoit Hogue (C) 51 1966 Repentigny, QC, CAN 5'10" 194 L
#14 Jim Jackson (LW/D) 58 1960 Oshawa, ON, CAN 5'10" 181 R
#26 Normand Lacombe (RW) 53 1964 Pierrefonds, QC, CAN 5'11" 205 R
#8 Don Lever (LW) 65 1952 South Porcupine, ON, CAN 5'11" 185 L
#15 Bob Logan (RW) 54 1964 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'0" 190 L
#17
Gaetano Orlando (C) 55 1962 LaSalle, QC, CAN 5'10" 183 R
#25 Jeff Parker (RW) 1964 White Bear Lake, MN, USA 6'3" 194 R
Ken Priestlay (C) 50 1967 Richmond, BC, CAN 5'10" 190 L
#35 Andy Ristau (RW) 57 1961 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 6'5" 240 R
#18 Ray Sheppard (RW) 51 1966 Petawawa, ON, CAN 6'1" 194 R
#20 Doug Smith (C) 55 1963 Ottawa, ON, CAN 6'0" 181 R
#19 Doug Trapp (F) 52 1965 Balcarres, SK, CAN 6'0" 183 L
#33 Wayne Van Dorp (LW) 57 1961 Burnaby, BC, CAN 6'4" 227 L
#21 Claude Verret (C) 55 1963 Lachine, QC, CAN 5'10" 172 L
Position: G:3 D:12 F:21 | Av Age: 22.39 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 193 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name The Blue Cross Arena at the War Memorial
  • Location Rochester, NY, USA
  • Capacity 11 215
  • Construction Year 1955
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
05/10/2018
05/10/2018 Confirmed Leaving Adam Krause (F) Leaving for Retired
05/07/2018
05/07/2018 Confirmed Joining Pascal Aquin (F) Joining from Charlottetown Islanders
05/07/2018 Confirmed Joining Tobie Paquette-Bisson (D) Joining from Blainville-Boisbriand Armada
04/02/2018
04/02/2018 Confirmed Joining Vasili Glotov (F) Joining from Shawinigan Cataractes
03/25/2018
03/25/2018 Confirmed Joining Judd Peterson (F) Joining from St. Cloud State Univ.
03/09/2018
03/09/2018 Confirmed Joining Myles Powell (F) Joining from RIT (Rochester Inst. of Tech.)
02/06/2018
02/06/2018 Confirmed Leaving Conor Allen (D) Leaving for Grizzlys Wolfsburg
01/29/2018
01/29/2018 Confirmed Joining Brian Gionta (F) Joining from No team
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1988-1989 AHL 80 38 5 37 - - 305 302 81 8 Did not make playoffs
1989-1990 AHL 80 43 9 28 - - 337 286 95 2 Final loss
1990-1991 AHL 80 45 9 26 - - 326 253 99 1 Final loss
1991-1992 AHL 80 37 12 31 - - 292 248 86 5 Conference Final loss
1992-1993 AHL 80 40 7 33 - - 348 332 87 5 Final loss
1993-1994 AHL 80 31 15 34 - - 277 300 77 11 Conference QF loss
1994-1995 AHL 80 35 7 38 - - 300 304 77 4 Conference QF loss
1995-1996 AHL 80 37 5 34 - 4 294 297 83 3 Champion
1996-1997 AHL 80 40 9 30 - 1 298 257 90 1 Conference SF loss
1997-1998 AHL 80 30 12 38 - 0 238 260 72 5 Conference QF loss
1998-1999 AHL 80 52 6 21 - 1 287 176 111 1 Final loss
1999-2000 AHL 80 46 9 22 - 3 247 201 104 1 Final loss
2000-2001 AHL 80 46 9 22 - 3 224 192 104 1 Conference QF loss
2001-2002 AHL 80 32 15 30 - 3 206 211 82 2 Playoffs Qualifier loss
2002-2003 AHL 80 31 14 30 - 5 219 221 81 2 Playoffs Qualifier loss
2003-2004 AHL 80 37 10 28 - 5 207 188 89 3 Conference Final loss
2004-2005 AHL 80 51 - 19 - 10 243 208 112 1 Conference SF loss
2005-2006 AHL 80 30 - 39 7 4 261 270 78 5 Did not make playoffs
2006-2007 AHL 80 41 - 30 9 2 269 250 98 2 Conference QF loss
2007-2008 AHL 80 17 - 46 7 10 197 291 58 7 Did not make playoffs
2008-2009 AHL 80 22 - 43 7 8 184 259 66 7 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 AHL 80 36 - 33 8 3 253 247 91 2 Conference QF loss
2010-2011 AHL 80 31 - 39 5 5 218 266 72 7 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 AHL 76 26 - 26 10 14 224 221 86 2 Conference QF loss
2012-2013 AHL 76 31 - 29 12 4 234 209 90 2 Conference QF loss
2013-2014 AHL 76 37 - 28 - 11 216 217 85 2 Conference QF loss
2014-2015 AHL 76 23 - 41 6 6 209 251 64 5 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 AHL 76 34 - 38 - 4 199 249 72 6 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 AHL 76 32 - 41 - 3 205 240 67 6 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 AHL 76 37 - 22 - 17 234 221 91 3 Conference QF loss
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1996-1997 Spengler Cup 4 2 - 2 - - 13 19 4 3 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 Spengler Cup 2 0 - 2 0 0 3 9 0 3 Playoffs Qualifier loss

Stars and Cult Players

Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Shawn Szydlowski (F) 2017-2018 Fort Wayne Komets ECHL 64 31 48 79 76
2. Phil Varone (F) 2017-2018 Lehigh Valley Phantoms AHL 74 23 47 70 36
3. Jordan Knackstedt (F) 2017-2018 Eispiraten Crimmitschau DEL2 51 22 46 68 122
4. Yevgeni Dadonov (F) 2017-2018 Florida Panthers NHL 74 28 37 65 8
5. Cal O'Reilly (F) 2017-2018 Iowa Wild AHL 75 15 49 64 10
6. Andrew Hotham (D) 2017-2018 Cardiff Devils EIHL 56 18 43 61 86
7. Giorgio Estephan (F) 2017-2018 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 39 18 40 58 14
8. Spiro Goulakos (D) 2017-2018 Belfast Giants EIHL 47 12 44 56 221
9. Matt Garbowsky (F) 2017-2018 Colorado Eagles ECHL 51 15 39 54 43
10. Kyle Bonis (F) 2017-2018 Toledo Walleye ECHL 66 27 24 51 4
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jody Gage (F) 653 351 377 728
2. Dick Gamble (F) 570 300 265 565
3. Bronco Horvath (F) 473 199 343 542
4. Gerry Ehman (F) 465 237 283 520
5. Chris Taylor (F) 519 142 339 481
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jody Gage (F) 653 351 377 728
2. Dick Gamble (F) 570 300 265 565
3. Gerry Ehman (F) 465 237 283 520
4. Bronco Horvath (F) 473 199 343 542
5. Stan Smrke (F) 513 197 239 436
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jody Gage (F) 653 351 377 728
2. Bronco Horvath (F) 473 199 343 542
3. Chris Taylor (F) 519 142 339 481
4. Gerry Ehman (F) 465 237 283 520
5. Dick Gamble (F) 570 300 265 565
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Scott Metcalfe (F) 499 137 349 1424
2. Jim Hofford (D) 319 10 71 1212
3. Daniel Frawley (F) 456 95 233 1040
4. Sean McMorrow (F) 220 4 9 1020
5. Red Armstrong (F) 566 166 391 973
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jody Gage (F) 653 351 377 728
2. Dick Gamble (F) 570 300 265 565
3. Red Armstrong (F) 566 166 225 391
4. Chris Taylor (F) 519 142 339 481
5. Stan Smrke (F) 513 197 239 436
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Bobby Schmautz (F) 7 7 15 2.143
2. Johnny Wilson (F) 2 2 4 2.000
3. Larry Floyd (F) 1 0 2 2.000
4. John Lilley (F) 1 0 2 2.000
5. Paul Gardner (F) 71 61 112 1.577
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Geordie Robertson (F) 1982-1983 AHL 72 46 73 119 1.65 83
2. Doug Gibson (F) 1974-1975 AHL 75 44 72 116 1.55 31
3. Paul Gardner (F) 1985-1986 AHL 71 61 51 112 1.58 16
4. Bronco Horvath (F) 1964-1965 AHL 72 38 68 106 1.47 24
5. Jody Gage (F) 1987-1988 AHL 76 60 44 104 1.37 46
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Paul Gardner (F) 1985-1986 AHL 71 61 51 112 1.58 16
2. Jody Gage (F) 1987-1988 AHL 76 60 44 104 1.37 46
3. Ken Priestlay (F) 1988-1989 AHL 64 56 37 93 1.45 60
4. Mal Davis (F) 1983-1984 AHL 71 55 48 103 1.45 53
5. Murray Kuntz (F) 1973-1974 AHL 73 51 31 82 1.12 33
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Geordie Robertson (F) 1982-1983 AHL 72 46 73 119 1.65 83
2. Doug Gibson (F) 1974-1975 AHL 75 44 72 116 1.55 31
3. Art Stratton (F) 1973-1974 AHL 76 24 71 95 1.25 118
4. Jean-François Sauvé (F) 1982-1983 AHL 73 30 69 99 1.36 10
5. Bronco Horvath (F) 1964-1965 AHL 72 38 68 106 1.47 24
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Rob Ray (F) 1988-1989 AHL 74 11 18 29 0.39 446
2. Andrew Peters (F) 2001-2002 AHL 67 4 1 5 0.07 388
3. Kevin Kerr (F) 1987-1988 AHL 72 18 11 29 0.40 352
4. Rob Ray (F) 1989-1990 AHL 43 2 13 15 0.35 335
5. Jim Hofford (D) 1987-1988 AHL 69 3 15 18 0.26 322
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2017-2018 6'1" 195 lbs 24.29
2016-2017 6'1" 200 lbs 23.42
2015-2016 6'1" 201 lbs 23.24
2014-2015 6'1" 201 lbs 23.02
2013-2014 6'1" 198 lbs 23.15
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