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

2021-2022 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#30 Tristan Bérubé (G) 23 1999 La Pocatière, QC, CAN 6'0" 181 L
#35 Louis-Philip Guindon (G) 27 1995 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'1" 181 L
#43 Michael McNiven (G) 25 1997 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 6'1" 198 L
#35 Gabriel Mollot-Hill (G) 25 1997 Ottawa, ON, CAN 6'4" 201 L
#39 Kevin Poulin (G) 32 1990 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'1" 216 L
#31
Cayden Primeau (G) Montréal Canadiens 23 1999 Farmington Hills, MI, USA 6'3" 203 L
#30 Owen Savory (G) 24 1997 Cambridge, ON, CAN 6'0" 185 L
DEFENSEMEN
#21 Terrance Amorosa (D) 27 1994 Kirkland, QC, CAN 6'2" 205 L
#47 Charles-David Beaudoin (D) 28 1994 Drummondville, QC, CAN 5'11" 179 R
#7 Louie Belpedio (D) Philadelphia Flyers 26 1996 Skokie, IL, USA 5'11" 196 R
#4 Tobie Bisson (D) Los Angeles Kings 25 1997 Rosemère, QC, CAN 6'3" 194 L
#8 Josh Brook (D) 23 1999 Roblin, MB, CAN 6'1" 194 R
#29 Dominic Cormier (D) 24 1998 Moncton, NB, CAN 5'11" 181 L
#5 Tory Dello (D) 25 1997 Crystal Lake, IL, USA 6'0" 194 R
#2 Gianni Fairbrother (D) Montréal Canadiens 21 2000 Vancouver, BC, CAN 6'0" 203 L
#44 Olivier Galipeau (D) 25 1997 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'0" 203 L
#46 Darien Kielb (D) 23 1999 Hamilton, ON, CAN 6'3" 181 L
#3 Nicolas Mattinen (D) 24 1998 Ottawa, ON, CAN 6'6" 225 R
#36 Carl Neill (D) 26 1996 Boisbriand, QC, CAN 6'1" 216 R
#14 Sami Niku (D) 25 1996 Haapavesi, FIN 6'1" 194 L
#29 Mattias Norlinder (D) Montréal Canadiens 22 2000 Kramfors, SWE 6'1" 194 L
#43
Xavier Ouellet (D)   “C” Pittsburgh Penguins 29 1993 Bayonne, FRA 6'0" 196 L
#6 Corey Schueneman (D)   “A” Montréal Canadiens 27 1995 Milford, MI, USA 6'0" 196 L
FORWARDS
#48 Peter Abbandonato (C) 24 1998 Laval, QC, CAN 5'9" 192 L
#34 Brandon Baddock (LW) Minnesota Wild 27 1995 Vermilion, AB, CAN 6'3" 218 L
#17 Jean-Christophe Beaudin (C/RW) 25 1997 Longueuil, QC, CAN 6'1" 196 R
#22 Alex Belzile (RW/C)   “A” Montréal Canadiens 31 1991 Rivière-du-Loup, QC, CAN 6'0" 196 R
#20 Gabriel Bourque (LW) 32 1990 Rimouski, QC, CAN 5'10" 203 L
#44
Cole Caufield (LW/RW) Montréal Canadiens 21 2001 Mosinee, WI, USA 5'7" 165 R
#28 Lucas Condotta (C) Montréal Canadiens 24 1997 Georgetown, ON, CAN 6'1" 223 L
#27 Laurent Dauphin (C)   “A” Arizona Coyotes 27 1995 Repentigny, QC, CAN 6'0" 185 L
#10 Jean-Sébastien Dea (C/RW) Arizona Coyotes 28 1994 Laval, QC, CAN 5'11" 174 R
#49 Cédric Desruisseaux (W/C) 22 2000 Warwick, QC, CAN 5'8" 165 L
#32 Justin Ducharme (RW/LW) 22 2000 Mirabel, QC, CAN 6'0" 179 L
#19 Alexandre Fortin (C/W) 25 1997 Blainville, QC, CAN 6'0" 183 L
#37 Brandon Gignac (C/LW) 24 1997 Repentigny, QC, CAN 5'11" 185 L
#11 Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (LW/C) Montréal Canadiens 23 1999 Saguenay, QC, CAN 5'9" 183 L
#16 Cameron Hillis (C) Montréal Canadiens 22 2000 Oshawa, ON, CAN 5'9" 174 R
#18 Danick Martel (LW/C) 27 1994 Drummondville, QC, CAN 5'8" 174 L
#13 Cédric Paquette (C) 29 1993 Gaspé, QC, CAN 6'0" 205 L
#23 Michael Pezzetta (LW/C) Montréal Canadiens 24 1998 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'1" 216 L
#41 Ryan Poehling (C) Pittsburgh Penguins 23 1999 Lakeville, MN, USA 6'2" 196 L
#41 Joshua Roy (W/C) Montréal Canadiens 19 2003 St-Georges-de-Beauce, QC, CAN 6'0" 187 L
#15 Kevin Roy (C/LW) 29 1993 Greenfield Park, QC, CAN 5'9" 172 L
#45 Mathew Santos (RW) 27 1995 Etobicoke, ON, CAN 6'0" 183 R
#38 Nate Schnarr (C) Montréal Canadiens 23 1999 Waterloo, ON, CAN 6'3" 185 R
#25 Devante Smith-Pelly (RW) 30 1992 Scarborough, ON, CAN 6'0" 223 R
#28 Shawn St-Amant (LW/RW) 25 1996 Le Gardeur, QC, CAN 6'0" 192 R
#24 Joël Teasdale (LW) Montréal Canadiens 23 1999 Repentigny, QC, CAN 5'11" 218 L
#29 Ryan Valentini (C) 25 1997 Mississauga, ON, CAN 6'0" 176 L
#12 Lukas Vejdemo (C) 26 1996 Stockholm, SWE 6'1" 198 L
#26
Jesse Ylönen (RW) Montréal Canadiens 22 1999 Scottsdale, AZ, USA 6'0" 168 R
Position: G: 6, D: 14, F: 26 | Av Age: 25.11 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 195 lbs | Compare with other teams
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Team Facts
Nationalities 42 players
6 players
2 players
2 players
Experience Laval Rocket: 2 375 GP
NHL: 2 058 GP
OG: 4 GP
SHL: 208 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 104 GP
Liiga: 242 GP
KHL: 60 GP
AHL: 5 848 GP
DEL: 49 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
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
08/30/2022
08/30/2022 Confirmed Joining Brett Stapley (F) Joining from Univ. of Denver
08/22/2022
08/22/2022 Confirmed Leaving Alexandre Fortin (F) Leaving for Hershey Bears
08/10/2022
08/10/2022 Confirmed Leaving Justin Ducharme (F) Leaving for Texas Stars
07/29/2022
07/29/2022 Confirmed Leaving Sami Niku (D) Leaving for JYP
07/27/2022
07/27/2022 Confirmed Leaving Jean-Christophe Beaudin (F) Leaving for Grizzlys Wolfsburg
07/19/2022
07/19/2022 Confirmed Joining Émile Poirier (F) Joining from Djurgårdens IF
07/19/2022 Confirmed Joining Alex Green (D) Joining from Tampa Bay Lightning
07/19/2022 Extension Kevin Poulin (G)
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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 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0 0 - 7 -
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alex Belzile (F) 143 40 64 104
2. Xavier Ouellet (D) 166 27 70 97
3. Jake Evans (F) 118 27 56 83
4. Lukas Vejdemo (F) 174 35 42 77
5. Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (F) 105 30 46 76
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alex Belzile (F) 143 40 64 104
2. Lukas Vejdemo (F) 174 35 42 77
3. Chris Terry (F) 62 32 39 71
4. Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (F) 105 30 46 76
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) 143 40 64 104
3. Jake Evans (F) 118 27 56 83
4. Matt Taormina (D) 63 4 48 52
5. Rafaël Harvey-Pinard (F) 105 30 46 76
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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) 143 40 104 172
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) 143 40 64 104
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 24.44
2021-2022 6'0" 195 lbs 25.11
2020-2021 6'1" 193 lbs 24.38
2019-2020 6'1" 198 lbs 25.38
2018-2019 6'1" 197 lbs 24.51
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