Team Facts
Plays in American Hockey League Team colours Black + Gold + Red + White Town Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA Founded 1999

2020-2021 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#30 Brett Brochu (G) 20 2002 Windsor, ON, CAN 6'0" 176 L
#33 Alex D'Orio (G) 23 1999 Sherbrooke, QC, CAN 6'2" 209 R
#31 Max Lagacé (G) Tampa Bay Lightning 29 1993 Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, QC, CAN 6'2" 190 L
#60 Emil Larmi (G) 26 1996 Lahti, FIN 6'0" 185 L
#38 Tommy Nappier (G) 24 1998 St. Louis, MO, USA 6'3" 220 L
#40 Shane Starrett (G) 28 1994 Bellingham, MA, USA 6'5" 194 L
DEFENSEMEN
#7 Kevin Czuczman (D) 31 1991 London, ON, CAN 6'3" 194 L
#57 Pierre-Olivier Joseph (D) Pittsburgh Penguins 23 1999 Laval, QC, CAN 6'2" 185 L
#28 Cam Lee (D) 25 1997 Ferguson's Cove, NS, CAN 6'0" 185 L
#55 Jon Lizotte (D)   “A” 28 1994 Grand Forks, ND, USA 6'1" 212 L
#2 Dylan MacPherson (D) 24 1998 Redcliff, AB, CAN 6'3" 190 R
#24 Josh Maniscalco (D) Pittsburgh Penguins 23 1999 Perkiomenville, PA, USA 6'2" 205 R
#50 Matt Miller (D) 27 1995 East Palestine, OH, USA 6'1" 190 L
#8 Will Reilly (D) 25 1997 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'2" 196 R
#6 Billy Sweezey (D) Columbus Blue Jackets 26 1996 Hanson, MA, USA 6'2" 205 R
#4 Zach Trotman (D) 32 1990 Carmel, IN, USA 6'3" 216 R
FORWARDS
#14 Justin Almeida (C/LW) 23 1999 Kitimat, BC, CAN 5'11" 165 L
#17 Anthony Angello (RW/C) St. Louis Blues 26 1996 Albany, NY, USA 6'5" 209 R
#15 Jordy Bellerive (C) 23 1999 North Vancouver, BC, CAN 5'10" 194 L
#34 Chase Berger (C) 28 1994 St. Louis, MO, USA 6'0" 194 L
#20 Kasper Björkqvist (RW/LW) Pittsburgh Penguins 25 1997 Espoo, FIN 6'1" 198 L
#18 Josh Currie (C)   “C” 30 1992 Charlottetown, PE, CAN 5'11" 190 R
#13 Jan Drozg (LW) 23 1999 Maribor, SLO 6'2" 174 R
#11 Frédérick Gaudreau (C)   “A” Minnesota Wild 29 1993 Bromont, QC, CAN 6'0" 183 R
#44 Jonathan Gruden (LW) Pittsburgh Penguins 22 2000 Rochester, MI, USA 6'0" 170 L
#54 Michael Joly (RW) 27 1995 Gatineau, QC, CAN 5'11" 174 L
#37 Sam Miletic (LW/C) 25 1997 Detroit, MI, USA 6'0" 196 L
#26 Zach Nastasiuk (RW/C) 27 1995 Barrie, ON, CAN 6'1" 201 R
#19
Jordan Nolan (C/LW)   “A” 33 1989 Garden River, ON, CAN 6'3" 218 L
#10 Drew O'Connor (LW) Pittsburgh Penguins 24 1998 Chatham, NJ, USA 6'3" 190 L
#39 Kyle Olson (RW/C) 23 1999 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'0" 172 R
#36 Félix Robert (C) Tampa Bay Lightning 23 1999 Lac-Mégantic, QC, CAN 5'8" 165 L
#59 Tim Schaller (LW/C)   “A” 32 1990 Merrimack, NH, USA 6'2" 205 L
#47 Nick Schilkey (RW) 28 1994 Marysville, MI, USA 5'10" 174 R
#21 Luke Stevens (LW) 25 1997 Duxbury, MA, USA 6'5" 207 L
#9 Radim Zohorna (C/W) Calgary Flames 26 1996 Havlickuv Brod, CZE 6'6" 229 L
Position: G: 3, D: 9, F: 17 | Av Age: 24.93 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt: 193 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
Team staff history
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 17 players
15 players
2 players
1 player
1 player
Experience Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins: 2 165 GP
NHL: 1 141 GP
SHL: 23 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 58 GP
Liiga: 344 GP
KHL: 109 GP
Czechia: 194 GP
AHL: 4 692 GP
DEL: 69 GP
Affiliated Team(s) Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)
Wheeling Nailers (ECHL)
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza Location Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA Capacity 8 350 Construction Year 1999
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
12/03/2022
12/03/2022 Up/Down Leaving Colin Swoyer (D) Leaving for Wheeling Nailers
11/22/2022
11/22/2022 Confirmed Leaving Clay Hanus (D) Leaving for Unknown
11/17/2022
11/17/2022 Up/Down Leaving Sean Josling (F) Leaving for Wheeling Nailers
11/15/2022
11/15/2022 Up/Down Joining Filip Hållander (F) Joining from Pittsburgh Penguins
11/11/2022
11/11/2022 Up/Down Joining Sean Josling (F) Joining from Wheeling Nailers
11/11/2022 Up/Down Joining Samuel Poulin (F) Joining from Pittsburgh Penguins
11/08/2022
11/08/2022 Up/Down Leaving Filip Hållander (F) Leaving for Pittsburgh Penguins
11/07/2022
11/07/2022 Up/Down Joining Drew O'Connor (F) Joining from Pittsburgh Penguins
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1999-2000 AHL 80 23 5 43 - 5 236 306 60 0.75 5 Did not make playoffs
2000-2001 AHL 80 36 9 33 - 2 252 248 83 1.04 2 Final loss
2001-2002 AHL 80 20 13 44 - 3 201 274 56 0.70 4 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 AHL 80 36 7 32 - 5 245 248 84 1.05 3 Conference QF loss
2003-2004 AHL 80 34 10 28 - 8 197 197 86 1.08 3 Final loss
2004-2005 AHL 80 39 - 27 - 14 227 219 92 1.15 4 Conference SF loss
2005-2006 AHL 80 42 - 18 9 11 249 178 113 1.41 1 Conference SF loss
2006-2007 AHL 80 41 - 23 10 6 276 221 108 1.35 2 Conference SF loss
2007-2008 AHL 80 37 - 26 10 7 223 187 101 1.26 1 Final loss
2008-2009 AHL 80 42 - 25 7 6 274 212 104 1.30 3 Division Final loss
2009-2010 AHL 80 34 - 34 7 5 239 229 87 1.09 3 Conference QF loss
2010-2011 AHL 80 58 - 21 0 1 261 183 117 1.46 1 Conference SF loss
2011-2012 AHL 76 33 - 25 11 7 235 215 95 1.25 2 Conference SF loss
2012-2013 AHL 76 28 - 30 14 4 185 178 88 1.16 3 Conference Final loss
2013-2014 AHL 76 44 - 24 - 8 276 232 96 1.26 1 Conference Final loss
2014-2015 AHL 76 38 - 24 7 7 212 163 87 1.14 2 Conference SF loss
2015-2016 AHL 76 43 - 27 - 6 230 203 92 1.21 3 Conference SF loss
2016-2017 AHL 76 51 - 20 - 5 247 170 107 1.41 1 Conference QF loss
2017-2018 AHL 76 45 - 22 - 9 252 223 99 1.30 2 Conference QF loss
2018-2019 AHL 76 36 - 30 - 10 232 228 82 1.08 6 Did not make playoffs
2019-2020 AHL 63 29 - 26 - 8 164 193 66 1.05 6 Playoffs Cancelled
2020-2021 AHL 32 13 - 13 - 6 92 107 32 1.00 5 No playoffs held
2021-2022 AHL 76 35 - 33 - 8 209 225 78 1.03 4 Division Semifinal loss
2022-2023 AHL 20 11 - 6 - 3 60 52 25 1.25 5 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Tim Wallace (F) 2022-2023 Milton Keynes Lightning NIHL 20 11 25 36 12
2. Matthias Plachta (F) 2022-2023 Adler Mannheim DEL 25 11 22 33 12
3. Nick Schilkey (F) 2022-2023 IF Björklöven HockeyAllsvenskan 24 17 13 30 14
4. Patrick Thoresen (F) 2022-2023 Storhamar Norway 25 8 22 30 16
5. Kael Mouillierat (F) 2022-2023 Krefeld Pinguine DEL2 24 6 19 25 26
6. Jake Guentzel (F) 2022-2023 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 21 12 12 24 14
7. Carter Rowney (F) 2022-2023 Löwen Frankfurt DEL 24 5 19 24 10
8. Michael Joly (F) 2022-2023 HPK Liiga 27 9 13 22 12
9. Riley Barber (F) 2022-2023 Texas Stars AHL 22 11 10 21 10
10. Scott Wilson (F) 2022-2023 Vityaz Moscow Region KHL 37 11 10 21 8
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tom Kostopoulos (F) 658 186 283 469
2. Tomas Surovy (F) 239 89 89 178
3. Toby Petersen (F) 215 72 105 177
4. Dustin Jeffrey (F) 201 59 113 172
5. Shane Endicott (F) 292 73 93 166
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tom Kostopoulos (F) 658 186 283 469
2. Tomas Surovy (F) 239 89 89 178
3. Tim Wallace (F) 304 75 62 137
4. Shane Endicott (F) 292 73 93 166
5. Toby Petersen (F) 215 72 105 177
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tom Kostopoulos (F) 658 186 283 469
2. Dustin Jeffrey (F) 201 59 113 172
3. Toby Petersen (F) 215 72 105 177
4. Kris Beech (F) 171 53 97 150
5. Ryan Stone (F) 219 41 95 136
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Dennis Bonvie (F) 285 16 84 1284
2. Tom Kostopoulos (F) 658 186 469 881
3. Darcy Verot (F) 172 21 51 830
4. David Koci (D) 194 3 22 770
5. Jason MacDonald (F) 187 29 65 757
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tom Kostopoulos (F) 658 186 283 469
2. Rob Scuderi (D) 305 8 80 88
3. Tim Wallace (F) 304 75 62 137
4. Shane Endicott (F) 292 73 93 166
5. Jean-Sébastien Dea (F) 288 72 91 163
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Cédric Lacroix (F) 1 2 2 2.00
2. Sean Escobedo (D) 2 1 3 1.50
3. Stephen Leach (F) 4 2 5 1.25
4. John Slaney (D) 89 42 110 1.24
5. Patrick Thoresen (F) 5 1 6 1.20
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Janne Pesonen (F) 2008-2009 AHL 70 32 50 82 1.17 33
2. Jeff Taffe (F) 2008-2009 AHL 74 25 50 75 1.01 65
3. Dustin Jeffrey (F) 2009-2010 AHL 77 24 47 71 0.92 16
4. Toby Petersen (F) 2000-2001 AHL 73 26 41 67 0.92 22
5. Toby Petersen (F) 2002-2003 AHL 80 31 35 66 0.83 24
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Chris Minard (F) 2008-2009 AHL 54 34 23 57 1.06 38
2. Janne Pesonen (F) 2008-2009 AHL 70 32 50 82 1.17 33
3. Daniel Sprong (F) 2017-2018 AHL 65 32 33 65 1.00 28
4. Toby Petersen (F) 2002-2003 AHL 80 31 35 66 0.83 24
5. Michel Ouellet (F) 2004-2005 AHL 80 31 32 63 0.79 56
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Janne Pesonen (F) 2008-2009 AHL 70 32 50 82 1.17 33
2. Jeff Taffe (F) 2008-2009 AHL 74 25 50 75 1.01 65
3. Kris Beech (F) 2004-2005 AHL 68 14 48 62 0.91 146
4. Dustin Jeffrey (F) 2009-2010 AHL 77 24 47 71 0.92 16
5. Tim Brent (F) 2007-2008 AHL 74 18 43 61 0.82 79
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dennis Bonvie (F) 2005-2006 AHL 70 2 13 15 0.21 431
2. Darcy Verot (F) 2001-2002 AHL 71 6 10 16 0.23 387
3. Steve Parsons (F) 2001-2002 AHL 52 1 1 2 0.04 366
4. Darcy Verot (F) 2000-2001 AHL 78 10 15 25 0.32 347
5. Jason MacDonald (F) 2001-2002 AHL 57 8 13 21 0.37 330
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'1" 191 lbs 24.69
2021-2022 6'1" 192 lbs 24.91
2020-2021 6'1" 193 lbs 24.93
2019-2020 6'0" 191 lbs 26.28
2018-2019 6'1" 193 lbs 26.08
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