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

2020-2021 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#33 Vasili Demchenko (G) 28 1994 Chelyabinsk, RUS 6'1" 187 L
#35 Charlie Lindgren (G) Washington Capitals 29 1993 Lakeville, MN, USA 6'1" 183 R
#3 Michael McNiven (G) 25 1997 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 6'1" 198 L
#30 Carey Price (G) Montréal Canadiens 35 1987 Anahim Lake, BC, CAN 6'3" 216 L
#31
Cayden Primeau (G) Montréal Canadiens 23 1999 Farmington Hills, MI, USA 6'3" 203 L
DEFENSEMEN
#21 Terrance Amorosa (D) 28 1994 Kirkland, QC, CAN 6'2" 205 L
#4 Tobie Bisson (D) Los Angeles Kings 26 1997 Rosemère, QC, CAN 6'3" 194 L
#20 Guillaume Brisebois (D) Vancouver Canucks 25 1997 Longueuil, QC, CAN 6'2" 174 L
#8 Josh Brook (D) 23 1999 Roblin, MB, CAN 6'1" 194 R
#36 Gianni Fairbrother (D) Montréal Canadiens 22 2000 Vancouver, BC, CAN 6'0" 203 L
#5 Cale Fleury (D) Seattle Kraken 24 1998 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'1" 212 R
#2 Kaiden Guhle (D) Montréal Canadiens 21 2002 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'2" 205 L
#7
Nathanael Halbert (D) 27 1995 Nottingham, GBR 6'0" 194 L
#32 Jacob LeGuerrier (D) 22 2000 Ottawa, ON, CAN 6'1" 203 L
#28 Otto Leskinen (D) Montréal Canadiens 25 1997 Pieksämäki, FIN 5'11" 187 L
#29 Gustav Olofsson (D)   “A” Seattle Kraken 28 1994 Borås, SWE 6'3" 201 L
#43
Xavier Ouellet (D)   “C” Pittsburgh Penguins 29 1993 Bayonne, FRA 6'0" 196 L
#47 Tristan Pomerleau (D) 26 1996 Rivière-du-Loup, QC, CAN 5'11" 201 L
#6 Corey Schueneman (D) Montréal Canadiens 27 1995 Milford, MI, USA 6'0" 196 L
FORWARDS
#34 Brandon Baddock (LW) Minnesota Wild 27 1995 Vermilion, AB, CAN 6'3" 218 L
#22 Alex Belzile (RW/C) Montréal Canadiens 31 1991 Rivière-du-Loup, QC, CAN 6'0" 196 R
#46 Joseph Blandisi (C/RW)   “A” 28 1994 Markham, ON, CAN 6'0" 183 L
#44
Cole Caufield (LW/RW) Montréal Canadiens 22 2001 Mosinee, WI, USA 5'7" 174 R
#27 Laurent Dauphin (C)   “A” Arizona Coyotes 27 1995 Repentigny, QC, CAN 6'0" 185 L
#20 Michael Frolík (RW/LW) 34 1988 Kladno, CZE 6'1" 190 L
#17 Brendan Gallagher (RW) Montréal Canadiens 30 1992 Edmonton, AB, CAN 5'9" 183 R
#11 Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (LW/C) Montréal Canadiens 24 1999 Saguenay, QC, CAN 5'9" 183 L
#15 Liam Hawel (C) 23 1999 Kanata, ON, CAN 6'4" 190 R
#16 Cameron Hillis (C) Chicago Blackhawks 22 2000 Oshawa, ON, CAN 5'9" 174 R
#25 Arsen Khisamutdinov (RW) 24 1998 Ufa, RUS 6'2" 194 L
#24 Jake Lucchini (C/LW) Ottawa Senators 27 1995 Trail, BC, CAN 6'0" 181 L
#39 Kevin Lynch (C)   “A” 31 1991 Grosse Pointe, MI, USA 6'1" 190 R
#18 Jan Mysak (C/LW) Montréal Canadiens 20 2002 Litvinov, CZE 5'11" 183 L
#23 Michael Pezzetta (LW/C) Montréal Canadiens 24 1998 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'1" 216 L
#41 Ryan Poehling (C) Pittsburgh Penguins 24 1999 Lakeville, MN, USA 6'2" 196 L
#14 Joël Teasdale (LW) Montréal Canadiens 23 1999 Repentigny, QC, CAN 5'11" 218 L
#38 Yannick Veilleux (LW)   “A” 29 1993 St-Hippolyte, QC, CAN 6'2" 205 L
#12 Lukas Vejdemo (C) 27 1996 Stockholm, SWE 6'1" 198 L
#17 Hayden Verbeek (C/LW) 25 1997 Kingston, ON, CAN 5'10" 187 L
#19 Jordan Weal (C/W)   “A” 30 1992 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 5'9" 179 R
#26
Jesse Ylönen (RW) Montréal Canadiens 23 1999 Scottsdale, AZ, USA 6'1" 190 R
Position: G: 2, D: 8, F: 19 | Av Age: 23.66 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt: 194 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
Team staff history
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 26 players
6 players
2 players
2 players
2 players
2 players
1 player
Experience Laval Rocket: 2 581 GP
NHL: 3 486 GP
WC: 39 GP
OG: 17 GP
SHL: 150 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 16 GP
Liiga: 332 GP
KHL: 441 GP
Czechia: 215 GP
AHL: 5 309 GP
DEL: 76 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
2023-02-10T19:00:00-0500 Laval Rocket Syracuse Crunch - AHL
2023-02-03T19:00:00-0500 Toronto Marlies Laval Rocket 4 - 1 AHL
2023-01-28T19:00:00-0500 Cleveland Monsters Laval Rocket 4 - 7 AHL
2023-01-27T19:00:00-0500 Cleveland Monsters Laval Rocket 3 - 2 (OT) AHL
2023-01-25T19:00:00-0500 Laval Rocket Belleville Senators 1 - 2 (OT) AHL
2023-01-21T15:00:00-0500 Laval Rocket Toronto Marlies 3 - 4 (SO) AHL
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
02/02/2023
02/02/2023 Up/Down Leaving Eric Williams (D) Leaving for Norfolk Admirals
02/01/2023
02/01/2023 Up/Down Joining Alex Belzile (F) Joining from Montréal Canadiens
02/01/2023 Up/Down Joining Jesse Ylönen (F) Joining from Montréal Canadiens
02/01/2023 Up/Down Leaving Anthony Beauregard (F) Leaving for Trois-Rivières Lions
02/01/2023 Up/Down Leaving Ryan Francis (F) Leaving for Trois-Rivières Lions
02/01/2023 Up/Down Leaving Riley McKay (F) Leaving for Trois-Rivières Lions
01/26/2023
01/26/2023 Up/Down Joining Philippe Desrosiers (G) Joining from Trois-Rivières Lions
01/25/2023
01/25/2023 Up/Down Joining Cayden Primeau (G) Joining from Montréal Canadiens
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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 44 17 - 19 - 8 159 164 42 0.95 5 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Joshua Roy (F) 2022-2023 Sherbrooke Phoenix QMJHL 36 25 34 59 12
2. Tye Felhaber (F) 2022-2023 Fort Wayne Komets ECHL 39 11 34 45 26
3. Chris Terry (F) 2022-2023 Bridgeport Islanders AHL 39 14 29 43 33
4. Riley Barber (F) 2022-2023 Texas Stars AHL 42 20 18 38 20
5. Sami Niku (D) 2022-2023 JYP Liiga 46 9 28 37 24
6. Cole Caufield (F) 2022-2023 Montréal Canadiens NHL 46 26 10 36 2
7. Jean-Sébastien Dea (F) 2022-2023 Tucson Roadrunners AHL 45 18 18 36 30
8. Laurent Dauphin (F) 2022-2023 Tucson Roadrunners AHL 39 16 20 36 26
9. Nikita Jevpalovs (F) 2022-2023 Bordeaux Ligue Magnus 38 15 21 36 8
10. Jordan Weal (F) 2022-2023 Dynamo Moskva KHL 54 12 24 36 54
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alex Belzile (F) 174 54 76 130
2. Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (F) 142 45 56 101
3. Xavier Ouellet (D) 166 27 70 97
4. Jesse Ylönen (F) 117 32 51 83
5. Jake Evans (F) 118 27 56 83
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alex Belzile (F) 174 54 76 130
2. Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (F) 142 45 56 101
3. Joël Teasdale (F) 102 36 32 68
4. Lukas Vejdemo (F) 174 35 42 77
5. Jesse Ylönen (F) 117 32 51 83
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alex Belzile (F) 174 54 76 130
2. Xavier Ouellet (D) 166 27 70 97
3. Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (F) 142 45 56 101
4. Jake Evans (F) 118 27 56 83
5. Jesse Ylönen (F) 117 32 51 83
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Michael McCarron (F) 115 19 59 217
2. Alex Belzile (F) 174 54 130 201
3. Michael Pezzetta (F) 115 13 25 186
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. Alex Belzile (F) 174 54 76 130
2. Lukas Vejdemo (F) 174 35 42 77
3. Xavier Ouellet (D) 166 27 70 97
4. Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (F) 142 45 56 101
5. Alexandre Alain (F) 132 19 33 52
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Rem Pitlick (F) 18 5 22 1.22
2. Chris Terry (F) 62 32 71 1.15
3. Cole Caufield (F) 8 5 9 1.13
4. Anthony Richard (F) 38 22 42 1.11
5. Nikita Scherbak (F) 31 8 31 1.00
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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. Anthony Richard (F) 2022-2023 AHL 38 22 20 42 1.11 32
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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 0.43 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" 195 lbs 24.82
2021-2022 6'0" 196 lbs 24.41
2020-2021 6'1" 194 lbs 23.66
2019-2020 6'1" 198 lbs 24.64
2018-2019 6'1" 197 lbs 23.85
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