Team Facts

2004-2005 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#35 Tom Askey (G) 44 1974 Tonawanda, NY, USA 6'0" 198 L
#30 Ryan Miller (G) 38 1980 East Lansing, MI, USA 6'3" 172 L
DEFENSEMEN
#42 David Cullen (D) 42 1976 St. Catharines, ON, CAN 6'1" 207 R
#5 Sylvain Dufresne (D) 40 1978 Waterloo, QC, CAN 6'2" 205 R
#8 Rory Fitzpatrick (D) 44 1975 Rochester, NY, USA 6'2" 209 R
#3 Doug Janik (D) 39 1980 Agawam, MA, USA 6'2" 212 L
#34 Jeff Jillson (D) 38 1980 North Smithfield, RI, USA 6'4" 225 R
#5 Ryan Jorde (D) 37 1982 Kelowna, BC, CAN 6'3" 216 R
#20 Steve Lingren (D) 46 1973 Lake Cowichan, BC, CAN 6'0" 185 L
#4 Nathan Paetsch (D) 36 1983 Humboldt, SK, CAN 6'1" 198 L
#22 Todd Rohloff (D) 45 1974 Grand Rapids, MN, USA 6'3" 214 L
#27 Brandon Smith (D) 46 1973 Hazelton, BC, CAN 6'0" 190 L
FORWARDS
#10 Milan Bartovic (RW/LW) 38 1981 Trencin, SVK 6'0" 198 L
#28 Ryan Bennett (RW) 37 1981 Glen Falls, NY, USA 6'0" 194 R
#18 Jason Botterill (LW) 43 1976 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'4" 220 L
#41 Barret Ehgoetz (C) 38 1981 Kincardine, ON, CAN 5'9" 170 L
#14 Paul Gaustad (C) 37 1982 Fargo, ND, USA 6'5" 227 L
#29 Steve Hildebrand (C) 38 1981 Belle River, ON, CAN 5'10" 183 -
#28
Jeff Hutchins (LW) 41 1978 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'11" 201 L
#32 Mike Iggulden (RW/C) 36 1982 St. Catharines, ON, CAN 6'3" 216 R
#29 Mike Kinnie (F) 37 1982 Shelby Township, MI, USA 6'1" 201 -
#41 Clarke MacArthur (LW) 34 1985 Lloydminster, AB, CAN 6'0" 192 L
#23
Sean McMorrow (RW) 37 1982 Vancouver, BC, CAN 6'4" 225 R
#19 Norm Milley (RW) 39 1980 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'0" 192 R
#25 Jiri Novotny (C) 35 1983 Pelhrimov, CZE 6'2" 203 R
#40 Daniel Paille (LW) 35 1984 Welland, ON, CAN 6'0" 196 L
#24 Sam Paolini (LW) 39 1980 Rochester, NY, USA 6'1" 209 L
#11 Geoff Peters (C) 41 1978 St. Catharines, ON, CAN 6'1" 201 L
#15
Jason Pominville (RW) 36 1982 Repentigny, QC, CAN 6'0" 181 R
#21 Derek Roy (C) 36 1983 Ottawa, ON, CAN 5'9" 187 L
#17 Michael Ryan (C/W) 39 1980 Boston, MA, USA 6'1" 187 L
#24 Scott Sheppard (RW) 35 1983 Selkirk, ON, CAN 5'11" 190 R
#12 Chris Taylor (C) 47 1972 Stratford, ON, CAN 6'0" 198 L
#16 Chris Thorburn (RW) 35 1983 Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN 6'3" 236 R
#22 Peter Trovato (F) 37 1981 North Attleboro, MA, USA 6'0" 209 -
#26 Thomas Vanek (LW/RW) 35 1984 Baden bei Wien, AUT 6'2" 214 R
Position: G:2 D:10 F:18 | Av Age: 25.07 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 203 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
04/09/2019
04/09/2019 Confirmed Joining Justin Baudry (D) Joining from Bemidji State Univ.
03/12/2019
03/12/2019 Confirmed Joining Kurt Gosselin (D) Joining from Univ. of Alabama-Huntsville
02/24/2019
02/24/2019 Confirmed Leaving Adam Wilcox (G) Leaving for Buffalo Sabres
09/11/2018
09/11/2018 Extension Anthony Florentino (D)
09/11/2018 Extension Eric Knodel (D)
09/11/2018 Confirmed Joining Alex Wideman (F) Joining from Rockford IceHogs
09/11/2018 Confirmed Joining Michael Houser (G) Joining from Tucson Roadrunners
08/29/2018
08/29/2018 Confirmed Leaving Garret Ross (F) Leaving for Fort Wayne Komets
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
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
2018-2019 AHL 76 46 - 23 - 7 254 218 99 2 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. Jordan Knackstedt (F) 2018-2019 Dresdner Eislöwen DEL2 51 21 50 71 119
2. Yevgeni Dadonov (F) 2018-2019 Florida Panthers NHL 82 28 42 70 8
3. Cal O'Reilly (F) 2018-2019 Iowa Wild AHL 67 16 51 67 14
4. Brady Vail (F) 2018-2019 Cincinnati Cyclones ECHL 68 27 38 65 20
5. Sam Reinhart (F) 2018-2019 Buffalo Sabres NHL 82 22 43 65 16
6. Michael Pelech (F) 2018-2019 Greenville Swamp Rabbits ECHL 72 18 47 65 136
7. Cory Conacher (F) 2018-2019 Syracuse Crunch AHL 70 22 42 64 95
8. Mike Hedden (F) 2018-2019 Cardiff Devils EIHL 59 20 42 62 20
9. Seth Griffith (F) 2018-2019 Manitoba Moose AHL 69 16 41 57 30
10. Cason Hohmann (F) 2018-2019 EHC Olten NLB 44 11 46 57 58
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jody Gage (F) 81 36 43 79
2. Domenic Pittis (F) 57 16 54 70
3. Bronco Horvath (F) 56 15 33 48
4. Daniel Frawley (F) 80 19 27 46
5. Gaetano Orlando (F) 45 15 30 45
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jody Gage (F) 81 36 43 79
2. Jim Pappin (F) 37 23 16 39
3. Ray Sheppard (F) 32 20 10 30
4. Daniel Frawley (F) 80 19 27 46
5. Geordie Robertson (F) 52 19 23 42
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Domenic Pittis (F) 57 16 54 70
2. Jody Gage (F) 81 36 43 79
3. Jim Wiemer (D) 47 8 34 42
4. Bronco Horvath (F) 56 15 33 48
5. Gaetano Orlando (F) 45 15 30 45
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Randy Cunneyworth (F) 67 18 42 194
2. Brad Miller (D) 33 1 5 182
3. Jim Hofford (D) 42 2 3 157
4. Daniel Frawley (F) 80 19 46 154
5. Dale DeGray (D) 32 8 18 135
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jody Gage (F) 81 36 43 79
2. Daniel Frawley (F) 80 19 27 46
3. Randy Cunneyworth (F) 67 18 24 42
4. Scott Metcalfe (F) 65 14 17 31
5. Domenic Pittis (F) 57 16 54 70
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Gary Jarrett (F) 2 1 4 2.000
2. Ryan Shmyr (F) 1 2 2 2.000
3. Dixon Ward (F) 19 11 35 1.842
4. Mike York (F) 7 2 12 1.714
5. Terry Yake (F) 10 8 16 1.600
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dixon Ward (F) 1995-1996 AHL 19 11 24 35 1.84 8
2. Domenic Pittis (F) 1999-2000 AHL 21 4 26 30 1.43 28
3. Jean-François Sauvé (F) 1982-1983 AHL 16 7 21 28 1.75 2
4. Peter Ciavaglia (F) 1992-1993 AHL 17 9 16 25 1.47 12
5. Brian Holzinger (F) 1995-1996 AHL 19 10 14 24 1.26 10
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Sean McKenna (F) 1982-1983 AHL 16 14 8 22 1.38 18
2. Jean-Pierre Dumont (F) 1999-2000 AHL 21 14 7 21 1.00 32
3. Jody Gage (F) 1986-1987 AHL 17 14 5 19 1.12 24
4. Mike Donnelly (F) 1989-1990 AHL 16 12 7 19 1.19 9
5. Dean Sylvester (F) 1998-1999 AHL 18 12 5 17 0.94 8
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Domenic Pittis (F) 1999-2000 AHL 21 4 26 30 1.43 28
2. Dixon Ward (F) 1995-1996 AHL 19 11 24 35 1.84 8
3. Jean-François Sauvé (F) 1982-1983 AHL 16 7 21 28 1.75 2
4. Peter Ciavaglia (F) 1992-1993 AHL 17 9 16 25 1.47 12
5. Jim Wiemer (D) 1982-1983 AHL 15 5 15 20 1.33 22
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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 17 1 3 4 0.24 115
2. Lou Crawford (F) 1983-1984 AHL 17 2 4 6 0.35 87
3. Dale DeGray (D) 1990-1991 AHL 15 3 4 7 0.47 76
4. Daniel Frawley (F) 1992-1993 AHL 17 1 7 8 0.47 70
5. Brad Miller (D) 1990-1991 AHL 12 0 4 4 0.33 67
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 193 lbs 25.46
2017-2018 6'1" 195 lbs 25.03
2016-2017 6'1" 199 lbs 24.42
2015-2016 6'2" 201 lbs 24.24
2014-2015 6'2" 201 lbs 24.02
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