Team Facts

1999-2000 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#43
Martin Biron (G) 42 1977 Lac St-Charles, QC, CAN 6'2" 185 L
#31 Kirk Daubenspeck (G) 45 1974 Madison, WI, USA 6'0" 190 L
#1 Danny Lorenz (G) 50 1969 Murrayville, BC, CAN 5'10" 187 L
#35 Mika Noronen (G) 40 1979 Tampere, FIN 6'1" 201 L
Curtis Sanford (G) 40 1979 Owen Sound, ON, CAN 5'11" 194 L
DEFENSEMEN
#25 Chris Aldous (D) 44 1975 Massena, NY, USA 6'3" 205 L
Jared Bednar (D) 48 1972 Yorkton, SK, CAN 6'3" 205 R
#44 Brian Campbell (D) 40 1979 Strathroy, ON, CAN 5'10" 192 L
#28 Marc Dupuis (D) 43 1976 Cornwall, ON, CAN 6'0" 201 L
#34 Jean-Luc Grand-Pierre (D) 43 1977 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'3" 212 R
#29
Jason Holland (D) 43 1976 Morinville, AB, CAN 6'4" 216 R
#33 Doug Houda (D) 53 1966 Blairmore, AB, CAN 6'2" 207 R
#2 Mike Hurlbut (D) 53 1966 Massena, NY, USA 6'2" 205 L
#10 Dmitri Kalinin (D) 39 1980 Chelyabinsk, RUS 6'3" 216 L
#5 Mike Nicholishen (D) 45 1975 Mississauga, ON, CAN 6'2" 216 L
#28 Kelly Perrault (D) 46 1973 Fort Saskatchewan, AB, CAN 6'1" 205 L
#5 Scott Ricci (D) 46 1974 St. Catharines, ON, CAN 6'2" 212 L
#22
Cory Sarich (D) 41 1978 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 6'4" 207 R
#3 Paul Traynor (D) 42 1977 Thunder Bay, ON, CAN 6'2" 190 L
FORWARDS
#16 Jeremy Adduono (LW) 41 1978 Thunder Bay, ON, CAN 6'0" 185 R
#23 Maxim Afinogenov (RW) 40 1979 Moskva, RUS 6'0" 194 L
Joe Bianchi (C) 44 1975 Bloomington, MN, USA 5'8" 179 R
#26 Eric Boulton (LW) 43 1976 Halifax, NS, CAN 6'0" 227 L
#28 Tom Buckley (C) 43 1976 Buffalo, NY, USA 6'1" 209 L
#25
Adam Calder (LW) 1976 Portage la Prairie, MB, CAN 5'11" 185 L
#27 Jason Cipolla (C) 47 1972 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'9" 181 L
#15 Randy Cunneyworth (LW) 58 1961 Etobicoke, ON, CAN 6'0" 181 L
#19 Matt Davidson (RW) 42 1977 Flin Flon, MB, CAN 6'3" 196 R
#18
Dion Del Monte (C) 47 1972 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'10" 179 L
#24 Jean-Pierre Dumont (RW) 42 1978 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'0" 218 L
#20 Mark Dutiaume (LW) 43 1977 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 6'0" 201 L
#17 Craig Fisher (C) 49 1970 Oshawa, ON, CAN 6'3" 181 L
#18 Chris Grenville (RW) 46 1974 St. Catharines, ON, CAN 6'1" 205 R
#11 Denis Hamel (LW) 42 1977 Lachute, QC, CAN 6'2" 198 L
#36 Dane Jackson (RW) 49 1970 Castlegar, BC, CAN 6'1" 201 R
#24 Scott Kirton (RW) 48 1971 Penetanguishene, ON, CAN 6'4" 220 R
#32 Andrew Luciuk (LW) 43 1977 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'0" 205 L
#40
François Méthot (C) 41 1978 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'0" 194 R
#7 Ryan Mougenel (RW) 44 1976 Scarborough, ON, CAN 6'0" 194 L
#20 Joe Murphy (RW) 45 1975 Didsbury, AB, CAN 6'0" 198 R
#21 Scott Nichol (C) 45 1974 Edmonton, AB, CAN 5'8" 179 R
#25 Chris Palmer (F) 52 1967 Peterborough, ON, CAN 5'10" 172 R
#32
Andre Payette (LW) 43 1976 Cornwall, ON, CAN 6'1" 205 L
#39 Domenic Pittis (C) 45 1974 Calgary, AB, CAN 5'10" 185 L
Ben Schust (LW) 43 1977 Kitchener, ON, CAN 6'0" 183 L
#12 Chris Taylor (C) 48 1972 Stratford, ON, CAN 6'0" 198 L
#41 Kahlil Thomas (C) 44 1975 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'9" 190 R
#14 Darren Van Oene (LW) 42 1978 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'4" 225 L
#28 Dustin Whitecotton (C/LW) 40 1979 Cherryville, BC, CAN 5'10" 179 L
Position: G:4 D:9 F:19 | Av Age: 24.34 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 197 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Blue Cross Arena at the War Memorial
  • Location Rochester, NY, USA
  • Capacity 10 424
  • Construction Year 1955
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
02/21/2020
02/21/2020 Up/Down Joining Scott Wilson (F) Joining from Buffalo Sabres
02/18/2020
02/18/2020 Up/Down Leaving Scott Wilson (F) Leaving for Buffalo Sabres
02/17/2020
02/17/2020 Confirmed Leaving Taylor Leier (F) Leaving for Buffalo Sabres
02/13/2020
02/13/2020 Up/Down Joining Scott Wilson (F) Joining from Buffalo Sabres
02/08/2020
02/08/2020 Up/Down Joining Rasmus Asplund (F) Joining from Buffalo Sabres
02/06/2020
02/06/2020 Up/Down Leaving Scott Wilson (F) Leaving for Buffalo Sabres
02/06/2020 Up/Down Joining Jean-Sébastien Dea (F) Joining from Buffalo Sabres
02/04/2020
02/04/2020 Up/Down Leaving Rasmus Asplund (F) Leaving for Buffalo Sabres
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1990-1991 AHL 80 45 9 26 - - 326 253 99 1 Final loss
1991-1992 AHL 80 37 12 31 - - 292 248 86 2 Semifinal loss
1992-1993 AHL 80 40 7 33 - - 348 332 87 5 Final loss
1993-1994 AHL 80 31 15 34 - - 277 300 77 4 Division Semifinal loss
1994-1995 AHL 80 35 7 38 - - 300 304 77 4 Division Semifinal 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
2018-2019 AHL 76 46 - 23 - 7 254 218 99 2 Conference QF loss
2019-2020 AHL 62 33 - 20 - 9 181 173 75 2 -
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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. Jordan Knackstedt (F) 2019-2020 Dresdner Eislöwen DEL2 51 20 47 67 91
2. Anthony Luciani (F) 2019-2020 Orli Znojmo EBEL 50 18 44 62 18
3. Matt Lane (F) 2019-2020 Ritten/Renon AlpsHL 44 28 32 60 30
4. Justin Danforth (F) 2019-2020 Lukko Liiga 56 27 33 60 26
5. Allan McPherson (F) 2019-2020 HKM Zvolen Slovakia 51 21 38 59 46
6. Matt MacKenzie (D) 2019-2020 Tölzer Löwen DEL2 52 8 51 59 66
7. Rick Schofield (F) 2019-2020 EHC Linz EBEL 49 28 29 57 8
8. Wayne Simpson (F) 2019-2020 ERC Ingolstadt DEL 52 20 36 56 20
9. Shawn Szydlowski (F) 2019-2020 Fort Wayne Komets ECHL 55 15 41 56 74
10. Ian Brady (D) 2019-2020 Heilbronner Falken DEL2 51 12 44 56 40
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jody Gage (F) 734 387 420 807
2. Dick Gamble (F) 615 311 288 599
3. Bronco Horvath (F) 529 214 376 590
4. Gerry Ehman (F) 505 247 301 548
5. Chris Taylor (F) 556 152 364 516
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jody Gage (F) 734 387 420 807
2. Dick Gamble (F) 615 311 288 599
3. Gerry Ehman (F) 505 247 301 548
4. Bronco Horvath (F) 529 214 376 590
5. Stan Smrke (F) 561 212 257 469
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jody Gage (F) 734 387 420 807
2. Bronco Horvath (F) 529 214 376 590
3. Chris Taylor (F) 556 152 364 516
4. Gerry Ehman (F) 505 247 301 548
5. Dick Gamble (F) 615 311 288 599
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Scott Metcalfe (F) 564 151 380 1551
2. Jim Hofford (D) 361 12 74 1369
3. Daniel Frawley (F) 536 114 279 1194
4. Sean McMorrow (F) 241 5 10 1068
5. Norm Armstrong (F) 596 168 398 1014
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jody Gage (F) 734 387 420 807
2. Dick Gamble (F) 615 311 288 599
3. Norm Armstrong (F) 596 168 230 398
4. Scott Metcalfe (F) 564 151 229 380
5. Stan Smrke (F) 561 212 257 469
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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. John Lilley (F) 1 0 2 2.000
4. Paul Gardner (F) 71 61 112 1.577
5. Al Secord (F) 4 4 6 1.500
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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 88 54 79 133 1.51 106
2. Dixon Ward (F) 1995-1996 AHL 90 49 80 129 1.43 82
3. Doug Gibson (F) 1974-1975 AHL 87 49 79 128 1.47 46
4. Peter Ciavaglia (F) 1992-1993 AHL 81 44 83 127 1.57 44
5. Jean-François Sauvé (F) 1982-1983 AHL 89 37 90 127 1.43 12
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jody Gage (F) 1987-1988 AHL 81 62 49 111 1.37 56
2. Mal Davis (F) 1983-1984 AHL 86 61 57 118 1.37 86
3. Paul Gardner (F) 1985-1986 AHL 71 61 51 112 1.58 16
4. Ken Priestlay (F) 1988-1989 AHL 64 56 37 93 1.45 60
5. Mike Donnelly (F) 1989-1990 AHL 84 55 62 117 1.39 80
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jean-François Sauvé (F) 1982-1983 AHL 89 37 90 127 1.43 12
2. Peter Ciavaglia (F) 1992-1993 AHL 81 44 83 127 1.57 44
3. Dixon Ward (F) 1995-1996 AHL 90 49 80 129 1.43 82
4. Domenic Pittis (F) 1998-1999 AHL 96 45 80 125 1.30 148
5. Todd Simon (F) 1992-1993 AHL 80 30 80 110 1.38 69
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Rob Ray (F) 1989-1990 AHL 60 3 16 19 0.32 450
2. Rob Ray (F) 1988-1989 AHL 74 11 18 29 0.39 446
3. Kevin Kerr (F) 1987-1988 AHL 77 19 14 33 0.43 394
4. Andrew Peters (F) 2001-2002 AHL 67 4 1 5 0.07 388
5. Jim Hofford (D) 1987-1988 AHL 76 3 15 18 0.24 350
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'1" 197 lbs 26.15
2018-2019 6'1" 196 lbs 25.18
2017-2018 6'1" 195 lbs 24.86
2016-2017 6'1" 200 lbs 24.24
2015-2016 6'1" 200 lbs 24.08
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