Team Facts
Plays in American Hockey League Full name Club de hockey Rocket de Laval Team colours Red + White + Blue Town Laval, QC, CAN Founded 2017

2022-2023 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#39 Kevin Poulin (G) 32 1990 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'1" 216 L 22/23
#31
Cayden Primeau (G) Montréal Canadiens 23 1999 Farmington Hills, MI, USA 6'3" 203 L 24/25
Joe Vrbetic (G) Montréal Canadiens 20 2002 Hamilton, ON, CAN 6'6" 187 L 22/23
DEFENSEMEN
#52 Justin Barron (D) Montréal Canadiens 21 2001 Halifax, NS, CAN 6'2" 201 R 23/24
#13 Nicolas Beaudin (D) Montréal Canadiens 23 1999 Chateauguay, QC, CAN 5'11" 168 L 22/23
#8 Madison Bowey (D) Montréal Canadiens 27 1995 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 6'2" 203 R 22/23
#5 Tory Dello (D) 25 1997 Crystal Lake, IL, USA 6'0" 194 R 22/23
#2 Gianni Fairbrother (D)   Montréal Canadiens 22 2000 Vancouver, BC, CAN 6'0" 203 L 23/24
#57 Alex Green (D) 24 1998 Chicago, IL, USA 6'2" 196 R 22/23
#28 Otto Leskinen (D) Montréal Canadiens 25 1997 Pieksämäki, FIN 5'11" 187 L 22/23
#29 Mattias Norlinder (D) Montréal Canadiens 22 2000 Kramfors, SWE 6'1" 194 L 23/24
#6 Corey Schueneman (D) Montréal Canadiens 27 1995 Milford, MI, USA 6'0" 196 L 22/23
#84 William Trudeau (D) Montréal Canadiens 20 2002 Varennes, QC, CAN 6'0" 190 L 24/25
FORWARDS
#98 Peter Abbandonato (C) 24 1998 Laval, QC, CAN 5'9" 192 L 22/23
#22 Alex Belzile (RW/C)   “C” Montréal Canadiens 31 1991 Rivière-du-Loup, QC, CAN 6'0" 196 R 22/23
#20 Gabriel Bourque (LW) 32 1990 Rimouski, QC, CAN 5'10" 203 L 22/23
#42 Lucas Condotta (C) Montréal Canadiens 25 1997 Georgetown, ON, CAN 6'1" 223 L 22/23
#37 Brandon Gignac (C/LW) 25 1997 Repentigny, QC, CAN 5'11" 185 L 23/24
#11 Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (LW/C) Montréal Canadiens 23 1999 Saguenay, QC, CAN 5'9" 183 L 22/23
#18 Danick Martel (LW/C) 27 1994 Drummondville, QC, CAN 5'8" 174 L 22/23
#14 Jan Mysak (C/LW) Montréal Canadiens 20 2002 Litvinov, CZE 5'11" 183 L 24/25
#32 Rem Pitlick (C/RW) Montréal Canadiens 25 1997 Ottawa, ON, CAN 5'11" 196 L 23/24
#90 Anthony Richard (C/LW) Montréal Canadiens 25 1996 Trois-Rivieres, QC, CAN 5'10" 185 L 22/23
#38 Nate Schnarr (C) Montréal Canadiens 23 1999 Waterloo, ON, CAN 6'3" 185 R 22/23
#81 Xavier Simoneau (C) Montréal Canadiens 21 2001 Saint-André-Avellin, QC, CAN 5'6" 183 L 22/23
#27 Mitchell Stephens (C) Montréal Canadiens 25 1997 Peterborough, ON, CAN 5'11" 190 R 22/23
#24 Joël Teasdale (LW) Montréal Canadiens 23 1999 Repentigny, QC, CAN 5'11" 218 L 22/23
#26
Jesse Ylönen (RW) Montréal Canadiens 23 1999 Scottsdale, AZ, USA 6'0" 168 R 22/23
Position: G: 3, D: 10, F: 15 | Av Age: 24.39 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 193 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
Team staff history
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 19 players
5 players
2 players
1 player
1 player
Experience Laval Rocket: 1 401 GP
NHL: 908 GP
WC: 10 GP
OG: 4 GP
SHL: 58 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 78 GP
Liiga: 332 GP
KHL: 49 GP
Czechia: 68 GP
AHL: 3 607 GP
DEL: 43 GP
Affiliated Team(s) Montréal Canadiens (NHL)
Trois-Rivières Lions (ECHL)
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Place Bell Location Laval, QC, CAN Capacity 10 000 Construction Year 2017
Games
Date Home Visiting Score League
2022-11-30T19:00:00-0500 Utica Comets Laval Rocket - AHL
2022-11-26T19:05:00-0500 Belleville Senators Laval Rocket 4 - 1 AHL
2022-11-25T19:05:00-0500 Belleville Senators Laval Rocket 5 - 7 AHL
2022-11-23T19:00:00-0500 Laval Rocket Abbotsford Canucks 2 - 3 AHL
2022-11-19T15:00:00-0500 Laval Rocket Cleveland Monsters 5 - 4 (SO) AHL
2022-11-18T19:00:00-0500 Laval Rocket Cleveland Monsters 3 - 7 AHL
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/28/2022
11/28/2022 Up/Down Joining Joe Vrbetic (G) Joining from Trois-Rivières Lions
11/28/2022 Up/Down Leaving Ryan Francis (F) Leaving for Trois-Rivières Lions
11/22/2022
11/22/2022 Up/Down Joining Ryan Francis (F) Joining from Trois-Rivières Lions
11/15/2022
11/15/2022 Confirmed Leaving Brennan Saulnier (F) Leaving for Belleville Senators
11/08/2022
11/08/2022 Up/Down Joining Rem Pitlick (F) Joining from Montréal Canadiens
10/31/2022
10/31/2022 Up/Down Leaving Brennan Saulnier (F) Leaving for Trois-Rivières Lions
10/31/2022 Extension Pierrick Dubé (F)
10/31/2022 Up/Down Leaving Pierrick Dubé (F) Leaving for Trois-Rivières Lions
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
2017-2018 AHL 76 24 - 42 - 10 206 281 58 0.76 7 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 AHL 76 30 - 34 - 12 195 231 72 0.95 7 Did not make playoffs
2019-2020 AHL 62 30 - 24 - 8 183 182 68 1.10 6 Playoffs Cancelled
2020-2021 AHL 36 23 - 9 - 4 113 87 50 1.39 1 No playoffs held
2021-2022 AHL 72 39 - 26 - 7 246 231 85 1.18 3 Conference Final loss
2022-2023 AHL 20 6 - 11 - 3 64 79 15 0.75 7 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Joshua Roy (F) 2022-2023 Sherbrooke Phoenix QMJHL 22 15 20 35 6
2. Liam Hawel (F) 2022-2023 St. Francis Xavier Univ. USports 16 12 15 27 18
3. Terrance Amorosa (D) 2022-2023 Gherdëina AlpsHL 18 5 22 27 12
4. Nikita Jevpalovs (F) 2022-2023 Bordeaux Ligue Magnus 22 10 16 26 6
5. Jordan Weal (F) 2022-2023 Dynamo Moskva KHL 34 8 17 25 38
6. William Pelletier (F) 2022-2023 HC Thurgau SL 24 8 16 24 10
7. Matthew Struthers (F) 2022-2023 St. Francis Xavier Univ. USports 13 7 16 23 28
8. Nathanael Halbert (D) 2022-2023 Coventry Blaze EIHL 19 4 18 22 12
9. Cole Caufield (F) 2022-2023 Montréal Canadiens NHL 21 12 9 21 0
10. Phil Varone (F) 2022-2023 Spartak Moskva KHL 32 9 10 19 14
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alex Belzile (F) 154 41 67 108
2. Xavier Ouellet (D) 166 27 70 97
3. Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (F) 125 36 50 86
4. Jake Evans (F) 118 27 56 83
5. Lukas Vejdemo (F) 174 35 42 77
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alex Belzile (F) 154 41 67 108
2. Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (F) 125 36 50 86
3. Lukas Vejdemo (F) 174 35 42 77
4. Chris Terry (F) 62 32 39 71
5. Yannick Veilleux (F) 104 29 17 46
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Xavier Ouellet (D) 166 27 70 97
2. Alex Belzile (F) 154 41 67 108
3. Jake Evans (F) 118 27 56 83
4. Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (F) 125 36 50 86
5. Matt Taormina (D) 63 4 48 52
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Michael McCarron (F) 115 19 59 217
2. Michael Pezzetta (F) 115 13 25 186
3. Alex Belzile (F) 154 41 108 182
4. Yannick Veilleux (F) 104 29 46 161
5. Brandon Baddock (F) 58 5 12 141
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Lukas Vejdemo (F) 174 35 42 77
2. Xavier Ouellet (D) 166 27 70 97
3. Alex Belzile (F) 154 41 67 108
4. Alexandre Alain (F) 132 19 33 52
5. Brett Lernout (D) 130 5 12 17
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Chris Terry (F) 62 32 71 1.15
2. Cole Caufield (F) 8 5 9 1.13
3. Nikita Scherbak (F) 31 8 31 1.00
4. Jesperi Kotkaniemi (F) 13 1 13 1.00
5. Daniel Carr (F) 20 11 19 0.95
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Chris Terry (F) 2017-2018 AHL 62 32 39 71 1.15 45
2. Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (F) 2021-2022 AHL 69 21 35 56 0.81 20
3. Alex Belzile (F) 2018-2019 AHL 74 19 35 54 0.73 80
4. Jean-Sébastien Dea (F) 2021-2022 AHL 70 26 26 52 0.74 42
5. Matt Taormina (D) 2017-2018 AHL 63 4 48 52 0.83 18
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Chris Terry (F) 2017-2018 AHL 62 32 39 71 1.15 45
2. Adam Cracknell (F) 2017-2018 AHL 54 27 21 48 0.89 42
3. Charles Hudon (F) 2019-2020 AHL 46 27 8 35 0.76 51
4. Jean-Sébastien Dea (F) 2021-2022 AHL 70 26 26 52 0.74 42
5. Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (F) 2021-2022 AHL 69 21 35 56 0.81 20
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Matt Taormina (D) 2017-2018 AHL 63 4 48 52 0.83 18
2. Chris Terry (F) 2017-2018 AHL 62 32 39 71 1.15 45
3. Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (F) 2021-2022 AHL 69 21 35 56 0.81 20
4. Alex Belzile (F) 2018-2019 AHL 74 19 35 54 0.73 80
5. Xavier Ouellet (D) 2021-2022 AHL 61 8 33 41 0.67 47
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Michael McCarron (F) 2017-2018 AHL 54 7 17 24 0.44 121
2. Jérémy Grégoire (F) 2017-2018 AHL 63 12 13 25 0.40 115
3. David Broll (F) 2017-2018 AHL 45 3 1 4 0.09 99
4. Louie Belpedio (D) 2021-2022 AHL 69 11 19 30 0.44 92
5. Danick Martel (F) 2021-2022 AHL 70 17 16 33 0.47 82
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'0" 193 lbs 24.39
2021-2022 6'0" 195 lbs 25.28
2020-2021 6'1" 193 lbs 24.48
2019-2020 6'1" 197 lbs 25.44
2018-2019 6'1" 197 lbs 24.64
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