Team Facts
Plays in American Hockey League Team colours Red + Black + White Town Utica, NY, USA Founded 2013

2022-2023 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#50
Nico Daws (G) New Jersey Devils 21 2000 München, GER 6'4" 205 L 23/24
#1 Isaac Poulter (G) 21 2001 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 6'2" 174 L 22/23
DEFENSEMEN
#8 Dylan Blujus (D) 28 1994 Buffalo, NY, USA 6'3" 203 R 22/23
#75 Jérémy Groleau (D) New Jersey Devils 23 1999 St-Nicolas, QC, CAN 6'3" 194 L 22/23
#7 Simon Nemec (D) New Jersey Devils 18 2004 Liptovsky Mikulas, SVK 6'1" 190 R 24/25
#82 Nikita Okhotyuk (D) New Jersey Devils 22 2000 Chelyabinsk, RUS 6'1" 194 L 23/24
#5 Robbie Russo (D) New Jersey Devils 29 1993 Westmont, IL, USA 6'0" 190 R 22/23
#2 Michael Vukojevic (D) New Jersey Devils 21 2001 Oakville, ON, CAN 6'3" 216 L 23/24
#22 Reilly Walsh (D) New Jersey Devils 23 1999 Framingham, MA, USA 6'0" 185 R 22/23
#23 Tyler Wotherspoon (D) New Jersey Devils 29 1993 Burnaby, BC, CAN 6'2" 207 L 23/24
FORWARDS
#92
Graeme Clarke (RW) New Jersey Devils 21 2001 Waconia, MN, USA 6'0" 174 R 23/24
#10 Jack Dugan (LW) New Jersey Devils 24 1998 Pittsburgh, PA, USA 6'2" 185 R 22/23
#25
Nolan Foote (LW) New Jersey Devils 22 2000 Denver, CO, USA 6'3" 196 L 23/24
#15 Joe Gambardella (C/LW)   “A” New Jersey Devils 29 1993 Staten Island, NY, USA 5'10" 201 L 22/23
#55 Mason Geertsen (LW/D) New Jersey Devils 27 1995 Drayton Valley, AB, CAN 6'4" 216 L 22/23
#24 Brian Halonen (LW) New Jersey Devils 23 1999 Delano, MN, USA 6'0" 207 R 23/24
#91 Nick Hutchison (C) 27 1995 Hicksville, NY, USA 6'3" 201 L 22/23
#79 Samuel Laberge (W/C) 25 1997 Châteauguay, QC, CAN 6'2" 205 L 22/23
#28 Brian Pinho (C) New Jersey Devils 27 1995 Beverly, MA, USA 6'1" 185 R 22/23
#26 Ryan Schmelzer (C)   “C” 29 1993 Buffalo, NY, USA 6'2" 187 R 23/24
#90 Zach Senyshyn (RW) 25 1997 Ottawa, ON, CAN 6'1" 205 R 22/23
#21
Nolan Stevens (C/LW) 26 1996 Brantford, ON, CAN 6'3" 190 L 22/23
#77 Aarne Talvitie (C/LW) New Jersey Devils 23 1999 Espoo, FIN 5'11" 201 L 22/23
#12
Tyce Thompson (RW) New Jersey Devils 23 1999 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'1" 174 R 23/24
Position: G: 2, D: 8, F: 14 | Av Age: 24.42 years | Av Ht: 6'2" | Av Wt: 195 lbs | Compare with other teams
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 11 players
10 players
1 player
1 player
1 player
Experience Utica Comets: 1 255 GP
NHL: 160 GP
WC: 13 GP
OG: 12 GP
AHL: 3 897 GP
DEL: 10 GP
Affiliated Team(s) Adirondack Thunder (ECHL)
New Jersey Devils (NHL)
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Utica Memorial Auditorium Location Utica, NY, USA Capacity 4 000 Construction Year 1960
Games
Date Home Visiting Score League
2022-12-09T19:05:00-0500 Rochester Americans Utica Comets - AHL
2022-12-03T19:05:00-0500 Belleville Senators Utica Comets 3 - 7 AHL
2022-12-02T19:00:00-0500 Utica Comets Toronto Marlies 3 - 4 AHL
2022-11-30T19:00:00-0500 Utica Comets Laval Rocket 2 - 3 (OT) AHL
2022-11-26T18:00:00-0500 Charlotte Checkers Utica Comets 2 - 3 (OT) AHL
2022-11-25T16:00:00-0500 Charlotte Checkers Utica Comets 3 - 2 (OT) AHL
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
12/02/2022
12/02/2022 Confirmed Joining Jake Theut (G) Joining from Adirondack Thunder
12/02/2022 Up/Down Leaving Andreas Johnsson (F) Leaving for New Jersey Devils
12/01/2022
12/01/2022 Up/Down Joining Nico Daws (G) Joining from New Jersey Devils
12/01/2022 Up/Down Leaving Jake Theut (G) Leaving for Adirondack Thunder
11/29/2022
11/29/2022 Loan Joining Jake Theut (G) Joining from Adirondack Thunder
11/28/2022
11/28/2022 Up/Down Leaving Alexander Holtz (F) Leaving for New Jersey Devils
11/28/2022 Up/Down Leaving Kevin Bahl (D) Leaving for New Jersey Devils
11/28/2022 Up/Down Leaving Nico Daws (G) Leaving for New Jersey Devils
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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 35 - 32 - 9 187 216 79 1.04 3 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 AHL 76 39 - 20 8 9 219 182 103 1.36 1 Final loss
2015-2016 AHL 76 38 - 26 - 12 224 217 88 1.16 3 Conference QF loss
2016-2017 AHL 76 35 - 32 - 9 195 220 79 1.04 5 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 AHL 76 38 - 26 - 12 211 216 88 1.16 4 Conference QF loss
2018-2019 AHL 76 34 - 34 - 8 224 257 76 1.00 6 Did not make playoffs
2019-2020 AHL 61 34 - 22 - 5 210 186 73 1.20 3 Playoffs Cancelled
2020-2021 AHL 28 16 - 11 - 1 89 88 33 1.18 4 No playoffs held
2021-2022 AHL 72 43 - 20 - 9 246 206 95 1.32 1 Division Semifinal loss
2022-2023 AHL 18 7 - 7 - 4 53 56 18 1.00 6 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Reid Boucher (F) 2022-2023 Avangard Omsk KHL 37 22 14 36 52
2. Robby Jackson (F) 2022-2023 HC Nove Zamky Slovakia 22 16 16 32 4
3. Bo Horvat (F) 2022-2023 Vancouver Canucks NHL 26 20 7 27 8
4. Darren Archibald (F) 2022-2023 Grizzlys Wolfsburg DEL 25 14 10 24 13
5. Henrik Tömmernes (D) 2022-2023 Genève-Servette HC NL 27 10 14 24 10
6. Curtis Valk (F) 2022-2023 Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg KHL 29 8 16 24 16
7. Michael Carcone (F) 2022-2023 Tucson Roadrunners AHL 18 7 17 24 39
8. Linden Vey (F) 2022-2023 Barys Astana KHL 39 13 10 23 26
9. Joel Lowry (F) 2022-2023 EC Kassel Huskies DEL2 23 10 12 22 14
10. Francis Perron (F) 2022-2023 HC Sierre SL 25 10 12 22 12
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Reid Boucher (F) 154 90 85 175
2. Alexandre Grenier (F) 273 67 108 175
3. Darren Archibald (F) 304 75 69 144
4. Carter Bancks (F) 367 44 76 120
5. Brendan Gaunce (F) 189 48 63 111
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Reid Boucher (F) 154 90 85 175
2. Darren Archibald (F) 304 75 69 144
3. Alexandre Grenier (F) 273 67 108 175
4. Brendan Gaunce (F) 189 48 63 111
5. Carter Bancks (F) 367 44 76 120
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexandre Grenier (F) 273 67 108 175
2. Cal O'Reilly (F) 128 17 89 106
3. Reid Boucher (F) 154 90 85 175
4. Carter Bancks (F) 367 44 76 120
5. Darren Archibald (F) 304 75 69 144
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Darren Archibald (F) 304 75 144 397
2. Wacey Hamilton (F) 257 31 93 298
3. Andrei Pedan (D) 139 15 45 257
4. Carter Bancks (F) 367 44 120 253
5. Joseph LaBate (F) 145 22 47 248
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Carter Bancks (F) 367 44 76 120
2. Darren Archibald (F) 304 75 69 144
3. Alexandre Grenier (F) 273 67 108 175
4. Wacey Hamilton (F) 257 31 62 93
5. Ashton Sautner (D) 240 11 38 49
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Jesper Boqvist (F) 7 2 8 1.14
2. Reid Boucher (F) 154 90 175 1.14
3. Jack Rathbone (D) 8 2 9 1.13
4. Andreas Johnsson (F) 12 3 13 1.08
5. Chase DeLeo (F) 55 21 56 1.02
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Reid Boucher (F) 2019-2020 AHL 53 34 33 67 1.26 45
2. Reid Boucher (F) 2018-2019 AHL 56 31 31 62 1.11 16
3. Pascal Pelletier (F) 2013-2014 AHL 69 22 40 62 0.90 64
4. Cal O'Reilly (F) 2014-2015 AHL 76 10 51 61 0.80 10
5. Tanner Kero (F) 2018-2019 AHL 67 24 33 57 0.85 37
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Reid Boucher (F) 2019-2020 AHL 53 34 33 67 1.26 45
2. Reid Boucher (F) 2018-2019 AHL 56 31 31 62 1.11 16
3. Justin Bailey (F) 2019-2020 AHL 53 28 19 47 0.89 39
4. Alexander Holtz (F) 2021-2022 AHL 52 26 25 51 0.98 10
5. Reid Boucher (F) 2017-2018 AHL 45 25 21 46 1.02 35
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Cal O'Reilly (F) 2014-2015 AHL 76 10 51 61 0.80 10
2. Pascal Pelletier (F) 2013-2014 AHL 69 22 40 62 0.90 64
3. Cal O'Reilly (F) 2013-2014 AHL 52 7 38 45 0.87 6
4. Brogan Rafferty (D) 2019-2020 AHL 57 7 38 45 0.79 12
5. Chase DeLeo (F) 2021-2022 AHL 55 21 35 56 1.02 18
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Kellan Lain (F) 2013-2014 AHL 63 7 12 19 0.30 129
2. Darren Archibald (F) 2014-2015 AHL 70 14 10 24 0.34 107
3. Brandon DeFazio (F) 2013-2014 AHL 76 17 17 34 0.45 106
4. Brendan Woods (F) 2018-2019 AHL 53 7 10 17 0.32 103
5. A.J. Greer (F) 2021-2022 AHL 53 22 30 52 0.98 102
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'2" 195 lbs 24.42
2021-2022 6'1" 194 lbs 24.54
2020-2021 6'1" 190 lbs 24.04
2019-2020 6'1" 191 lbs 25.72
2018-2019 6'1" 192 lbs 25.67
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