Team Facts
Plays in American Hockey League Team colours Green, Red, White, Gold Town Des Moines, IA, USA Founded 2013

2022-2023 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#92 Hunter Jones (G) Minnesota Wild 22 2000 Brantford, ON, CAN 6'5" 205 L 22/23
#70 Zane McIntyre (G) Minnesota Wild 30 1992 Grand Forks, ND, USA 6'2" 205 L 22/23
#37 C.J. Motte (G) 30 1991 St. Clair, MI, USA 6'0" 190 L 22/23
Jesper Wallstedt (G) Minnesota Wild 19 2002 Västerås, SWE 6'3" 214 L 24/25
DEFENSEMEN
#44 Benjamin Finkelstein (D) 24 1997 South Burlington, VT, USA 5'9" 181 R 22/23
#27 Joe Hicketts (D) Minnesota Wild 26 1996 Kamloops, BC, CAN 5'8" 176 L 22/23
Daemon Hunt (D) Minnesota Wild 20 2002 Brandon, MB, CAN 6'1" 201 L 24/25
Simon Johansson (D) Minnesota Wild 23 1999 Stockholm, SWE 6'2" 170 R 23/24
#5 Dakota Mermis (D)   “A” Minnesota Wild 28 1994 Alton, IL, USA 6'0" 194 L 22/23
#28 Matt Murphy (D) 27 1995 Fredericton, NB, CAN 6'2" 196 L 22/23
Ryan O'Rourke (D) Minnesota Wild 20 2002 Pickering, ON, CAN 6'1" 179 L 24/25
#39 Turner Ottenbreit (D) 25 1997 Yorkton, SK, CAN 6'3" 192 L 22/23
FORWARDS
#14 Brandon Baddock (LW) Minnesota Wild 27 1995 Vermilion, AB, CAN 6'3" 218 L 22/23
#24 Mitchell Balmas (W/C) 24 1998 Sydney, NS, CAN 5'11" 168 L 22/23
#11 Adam Beckman (LW/C) Minnesota Wild 21 2001 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 6'2" 183 L 23/24
#21 Mitchell Chaffee (RW) Minnesota Wild 24 1998 Grand Rapids, MI, USA 6'1" 201 R 22/23
#12 Kevin Conley (LW/C) 25 1997 Wasau, WI, USA 6'0" 192 L 22/23
#19 Joseph Cramarossa (C/LW) Minnesota Wild 29 1992 Markham, ON, CAN 6'1" 190 L 22/23
#17 Patrick Curry (C/LW) 26 1996 Schaumburg, IL, USA 5'10" 185 L 22/23
#8 Vladislav Firstov (LW) Minnesota Wild 21 2001 Yaroslavl, RUS 6'1" 181 L 24/25
Steven Fogarty (C/W) Minnesota Wild 29 1993 Chambersburg, PA, USA 6'3" 205 R 23/24
#16 Damien Giroux (C/LW) Minnesota Wild 22 2000 Sudbury, ON, CAN 5'10" 179 L 22/23
Sam Hentges (C/LW) Minnesota Wild 23 1999 Fridley, MN, USA 6'0" 174 R 23/24
#26 Tanner Kaspick (C/LW) 24 1998 Brandon, MB, CAN 6'1" 198 L 22/23
#20 Michael O'Leary (LW/C) 24 1998 Halifax, NS, CAN 6'1" 194 L 22/23
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Ty Ronning (RW) 24 1997 Burnaby, BC, CAN 5'9" 163 R 22/23
#23 Marco Rossi (C) Minnesota Wild 21 2001 Feldkirch, AUT 5'9" 183 L 24/25
#18 Mason Shaw (C/LW)   “A” Minnesota Wild 23 1998 Lloydminster, AB, CAN 5'10" 183 L 22/23
#13 Nick Swaney (RW) Minnesota Wild 25 1997 Lakeville, MN, USA 5'10" 179 R 22/23
Samuel Walker (C/RW) Minnesota Wild 23 1999 Edina, MN, USA 5'10" 141 R 23/24
Position: G: 4, D: 8, F: 18 | Av Age: 24.3 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 187 lbs | Compare with other teams
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Team Facts
Nationalities 15 players
11 players
2 players
1 player
1 player
Experience Iowa Wild: 1 000 GP
NHL: 159 GP
OG: 2 GP
SHL: 124 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 57 GP
Liiga: 58 GP
KHL: 6 GP
AHL: 3 182 GP
Affiliated Team(s) Iowa Heartlanders (ECHL)
Minnesota Wild (NHL)
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Wells Fargo Arena Location Des Moines, IA, USA Capacity 15 181 Construction Year 2005
Games
Date Home Visiting Score League
2022-10-14T19:00:00-0500 Iowa Wild San Jose Barracuda - AHL
2022-04-27T18:00:00-0500 Iowa Wild Rockford IceHogs 1 - 6 AHL
2022-04-24T17:00:00-0500 Rockford IceHogs Iowa Wild 3 - 5 AHL
2022-04-23T18:00:00-0500 Iowa Wild Texas Stars 1 - 2 AHL
2022-04-22T19:00:00-0500 Iowa Wild Texas Stars 0 - 1 AHL
2022-04-19T19:00:00-0500 Iowa Wild Grand Rapids Griffins 5 - 2 AHL
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
08/12/2022
08/12/2022 Confirmed Leaving Dominic Turgeon (F) Leaving for Ässät
08/01/2022
08/01/2022 Confirmed Joining Matt Murphy (D) Joining from Fort Wayne Komets
07/31/2022
07/31/2022 Confirmed Leaving Bryce Gervais (F) Leaving for Stavanger Oilers
07/26/2022
07/26/2022 Confirmed Leaving Alexander Khovanov (F) Leaving for Bars Kazan
07/26/2022 Confirmed Leaving Keaton Thompson (D) Leaving for Milwaukee Admirals
07/24/2022
07/24/2022 Confirmed Leaving Bryce Misley (F) Leaving for Asiago
07/22/2022
07/22/2022 Confirmed Leaving Kris Bennett (F) Leaving for HC Lugano
07/21/2022
07/21/2022 Confirmed Joining Tanner Kaspick (F) Joining from St. Louis Blues
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
2013-2014 AHL 76 36 - 36 - 13 169 235 67 0.88 5 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 AHL 76 18 - 49 5 4 172 245 50 0.66 5 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 AHL 76 24 - 41 - 11 169 225 59 0.78 8 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 AHL 76 36 - 31 - 9 182 196 81 1.07 6 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 AHL 76 33 - 27 - 16 232 246 82 1.08 5 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 AHL 76 37 - 26 - 13 242 230 87 1.14 3 Conference SF loss
2019-2020 AHL 63 37 - 18 - 8 194 171 82 1.30 2 Playoffs Cancelled
2020-2021 AHL 34 17 - 13 - 4 107 113 38 1.12 4 No playoffs held
2021-2022 AHL 72 32 - 31 - 9 202 209 73 1.01 6 Did not make playoffs
2022-2023 AHL 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0 0 - 4 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Mark Auk (D) 2022-2023 Vålerenga Norway 7 3 6 9 2
2. Teemu Pulkkinen (F) 2022-2023 Traktor Chelyabinsk KHL 12 5 3 8 10
3. Nick Saracino (F) 2022-2023 Asiago ICEHL 4 5 1 6 0
4. Colton Beck (F) 2022-2023 Stavanger Oilers Norway 6 3 3 6 2
5. Zack Phillips (F) 2022-2023 Fife Flyers EIHL Cup 5 3 2 5 0
6. Dmitri Sokolov (F) 2022-2023 Dinamo Minsk KHL 11 3 2 5 0
7. Justin Kloos (F) 2022-2023 Leksands IF SHL 4 3 1 4 6
8. Nolan LaPorte (F) 2022-2023 Glasgow Clan EIHL Cup 3 2 2 4 6
9. Christoph Bertschy (F) 2022-2023 HC Fribourg-Gottéron NL 5 2 2 4 2
10. Bryce Misley (F) 2022-2023 Asiago ICEHL 4 1 3 4 4
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Kyle Rau (F) 244 88 111 199
2. Sam Anas (F) 259 72 125 197
3. Gerry Mayhew (F) 228 97 81 178
4. Zack Mitchell (F) 250 66 66 132
5. Cal O'Reilly (F) 142 31 100 131
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Gerry Mayhew (F) 228 97 81 178
2. Kyle Rau (F) 244 88 111 199
3. Sam Anas (F) 259 72 125 197
4. Zack Mitchell (F) 250 66 66 132
5. Tyler Graovac (F) 202 49 53 102
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Sam Anas (F) 259 72 125 197
2. Kyle Rau (F) 244 88 111 199
3. Brennan Menell (D) 199 15 101 116
4. Cal O'Reilly (F) 142 31 100 131
5. Gerry Mayhew (F) 228 97 81 178
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Kurtis Gabriel (F) 232 26 48 388
2. Cody McLeod (F) 110 10 19 275
3. Hunter Warner (D) 193 4 19 211
4. Mike Liambas (F) 96 7 15 205
5. Brett Bulmer (F) 154 18 46 202
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Colton Beck (F) 319 41 63 104
2. Sam Anas (F) 259 72 125 197
3. Zack Mitchell (F) 250 66 66 132
4. Kyle Rau (F) 244 88 111 199
5. Kurtis Gabriel (F) 232 26 22 48
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Ryan Donato (F) 3 2 5 1.67
2. Eric Staal (F) 4 2 5 1.25
3. Jordan Greenway (F) 5 3 6 1.20
4. Matt Boldy (F) 24 10 28 1.17
5. Joel Eriksson Ek (F) 18 8 18 1.00
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Sam Anas (F) 2019-2020 AHL 63 20 50 70 1.11 10
2. Cal O'Reilly (F) 2018-2019 AHL 67 16 51 67 1.00 14
3. Cal O'Reilly (F) 2017-2018 AHL 75 15 49 64 0.85 10
4. Gerry Mayhew (F) 2019-2020 AHL 49 39 22 61 1.25 68
5. Sam Anas (F) 2017-2018 AHL 70 26 35 61 0.87 14
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Gerry Mayhew (F) 2019-2020 AHL 49 39 22 61 1.25 68
2. Gerry Mayhew (F) 2018-2019 AHL 71 27 33 60 0.85 51
3. Sam Anas (F) 2017-2018 AHL 70 26 35 61 0.87 14
4. Kyle Rau (F) 2018-2019 AHL 69 26 27 53 0.77 24
5. Kyle Rau (F) 2021-2022 AHL 55 25 28 53 0.96 56
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Cal O'Reilly (F) 2018-2019 AHL 67 16 51 67 1.00 14
2. Sam Anas (F) 2019-2020 AHL 63 20 50 70 1.11 10
3. Cal O'Reilly (F) 2017-2018 AHL 75 15 49 64 0.85 10
4. Brennan Menell (D) 2019-2020 AHL 57 5 42 47 0.83 36
5. Brennan Menell (D) 2018-2019 AHL 70 2 42 44 0.63 25
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Cody McLeod (F) 2021-2022 AHL 59 4 4 8 0.14 141
2. Kurtis Gabriel (F) 2015-2016 AHL 66 6 4 10 0.15 137
3. Mike Liambas (F) 2018-2019 AHL 53 4 6 10 0.19 137
4. Corbin Baldwin (D) 2013-2014 AHL 64 0 1 1 0.02 129
5. Kurtis Gabriel (F) 2014-2015 AHL 67 7 9 16 0.24 125
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'0" 187 lbs 24.30
2021-2022 6'1" 192 lbs 25.95
2020-2021 6'1" 193 lbs 24.42
2019-2020 6'0" 191 lbs 26.24
2018-2019 6'0" 190 lbs 25.84
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Franchise history
- Houston Aeros | 1994-2013
- Iowa Wild | 2013-