Team Facts

2017-2018 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#31 Ryan de Melo (G) 29 1990 ON, CAN 6'2" 198 L
#35 Peter Di Salvo (G) 29 1990 Oakville, ON, CAN 5'11" 190 L
#35 Matt Leon (G) 28 1992 Pineville, NC, USA 6'1" 170 L
#30 Eric Levine (G) 31 1988 Wheeling, IL, USA 6'3" 185 L
#30 Tyler Parks (G) 27 1992 Imperial, MO, USA 6'6" 216 L
#31 Storm Phaneuf (G) 24 1995 Gatineau, QC, CAN 6'2" 209 L
#31 Mason Pulde (G) 25 1994 Lexington, MA, USA 6'0" 185 L
#35 Michael Santaguida (G) 26 1993 Mississauga, ON, CAN 5'8" 172 L
DEFENSEMEN
#4 Alec Brandrup (D) 26 1993 Rochester, MN, USA 6'1" 201 R
#29 Lee Christensen (D) 28 1991 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 6'1" 190 L
#14 Geoff Fortman (D) 26 1993 Crystal Lake, IL, USA 6'1" 196 R
#21 Stephen Gallo (D/F) 29 1990 Barnstead, NH, USA 6'2" 185 R
#7 Cory Lauer (D) 26 1993 Mount Juliet, TN, USA 6'2" 185 R
#25 Nick Neville (D) 26 1993 Bloomfield Hills, MI, USA 5'10" 172 R
#48 Kristaps Nimanis (D) 26 1993 Liepaja, LAT 6'1" 214 L
#24 Ben Oskroba (D) 29 1990 Tempe, AZ, USA 6'5" 220 L
#7 Kevin Patterson (D/RW) 27 1992 Colorado Springs, CO, USA 6'0" 192 R
#5 Dave Pszenyczny (D) 34 1985 Sterling Heights, MI, USA 6'0" 192 L
#18 Brandon Rumble (D) 27 1992 Ottawa, ON, CAN 6'0" 161 R
#4 Eric Scovill (D) 32 1987 Peoria, IL, USA 6'0" 201 -
#3 Cody Smith (D) 27 1992 Hudson, MA, USA 5'10" 165 L
FORWARDS
#15 Jacob Barber (F) 27 1992 Dardenne Prairie, MO, USA 5'7" 161 L
#15 Keegan Bruce (LW) 29 1991 Bellingham, WA, USA 6'0" 181 L
#25 Jordan Carvalho (LW) 27 1992 Brampton, ON, CAN 6'0" 181 L
#19 Nathan Chasteen (F) 25 1994 Peoria, IL, USA 6'0" 201 R
#26 Cody Dion (LW) 29 1990 Colorado Springs, CO, USA 6'4" 225 R
#10 Mike Economos (F) 27 1992 Crystal Lake, IL, USA 6'1" 201 R
#23 Connor Gorman (LW) 27 1992 Shrewsbury, MA, USA 5'9" 170 L
#52 Justin Greenberg (F) 25 1994 Dallas, TX, USA 5'8" 172 R
#12 Mike Gurtler (LW) 32 1987 Rochester, NY, USA 6'2" 196 L
#17 Alec Hagaman (F) 30 1989 Dunlap, IL, USA 6'1" 194 -
#21 Christian Horn (RW) 26 1993 Plymouth, MN, USA 5'11" 176 R
#19 Dustin Jesseau (C) 27 1992 Aurora, ON, CAN 6'1" 190 R
#27 Joe Kalisz (RW) 28 1991 Davison, MI, USA 6'1" 185 R
#27 Dakota Klecha (RW) 28 1991 Taylor, MI, USA 5'9" 174 R
#19 Joe McKeown (F) 25 1994 Campbellford, ON, CAN 6'2" 203 L
#8 Nick Miglio (LW) 28 1991 San Antonio, TX, USA 6'1" 190 L
#8 Brandon Millin (LW) 27 1992 Port Moody, BC, CAN 5'10" 170 L
#7 Brandon Reinholz (F) 26 1993 St. Cloud, MN, USA 6'1" 185 -
#11 Ryan Siiro (F) 26 1993 Bloomington, MN, USA 6'2" 220 R
#14 Will Smith (LW) 23 1996 East Longmeadow, MA, USA 5'11" 174 L
#11 Tommy Tsicos (RW) 27 1992 Barrie, ON, CAN 6'1" 201 L
#8
Joe Widmar (C) 24 1995 Northbrook, IL, USA 6'1" 212 R
#48 Eric Witzel (C) 27 1992 Cumberland, ON, CAN 5'10" 185 L
Position: G:4 D:10 F:18 | Av Age: 25.59 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 190 lbs | Compare with other teams

Team Staff

Team Facts
  • Nationalities 30 players
    13 players
    1 player
  • Experience Peoria Rivermen: 2 198 GP
    AHL: 7 GP
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
  • Arena Name Carver Arena
  • Location Peoria, IL, USA
  • Capacity 10 129
  • Construction Year 1982
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
01/01/2020
01/01/2020 Loan Leaving Jake Hamilton (D) Leaving for Jacksonville IceMen
12/28/2019
12/28/2019 Loan Leaving Jakob Reichert (F) Leaving for Norfolk Admirals
12/17/2019
12/17/2019 Confirmed Leaving Darren McCormick (F) Leaving for Briançon
12/10/2019
12/10/2019 Confirmed Leaving Jeremy Brodeur (G) Leaving for HK Budapest
12/04/2019
12/04/2019 Confirmed Leaving Jake Henderson (F) Leaving for Fiemme
11/18/2019
11/18/2019 Loan Leaving Theo Calvas (D) Leaving for Tulsa Oilers
11/17/2019
11/17/2019 Loan Leaving Jakob Reichert (F) Leaving for Fort Wayne Komets
11/09/2019
11/09/2019 Confirmed Joining Theo Calvas (D) Joining from Allen Americans
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1990-1991 IHL 82 58 - 19 - 5 405 261 121 1 Champion
1991-1992 IHL 82 48 - 25 - 9 333 300 105 2 Semifinal loss
1992-1993 IHL 82 41 - 33 - 8 297 307 90 4 Quarterfinal loss
1993-1994 IHL 81 51 - 24 - 6 327 294 108 1 Quarterfinal loss
1994-1995 IHL 81 51 - 19 - 11 311 245 113 1 Quarterfinal loss
1995-1996 IHL 82 39 - 38 - 5 274 290 83 8 Conference SF loss
1996-1997 ECHL 70 43 - 21 - 6 308 219 92 2 Semifinal loss
1997-1998 ECHL 70 44 - 19 - 7 296 213 95 1 Conference QF loss
1998-1999 ECHL 70 39 - 25 - 6 243 230 84 2 Conference QF loss
1999-2000 ECHL 70 45 - 20 - 5 273 216 95 1 Champion
2000-2001 ECHL 72 45 - 17 - 10 238 182 100 1 Conference Final loss
2001-2002 ECHL 72 41 - 23 - 8 206 179 90 2 Division Semifinal loss
2002-2003 ECHL 72 48 - 17 - 7 241 181 103 2 Division Semifinal loss
2003-2004 ECHL 72 45 - 18 - 9 244 177 99 3 Division Final loss
2004-2005 ECHL 72 38 - 26 - 8 213 177 84 5 Did not make playoffs
2005-2006 AHL 80 36 - 26 10 8 253 226 100 3 Conference QF loss
2006-2007 AHL 80 30 - 33 7 10 221 242 84 5 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 AHL 80 31 - 33 7 9 247 242 85 7 Did not make playoffs
2008-2009 AHL 80 34 - 31 9 6 215 211 92 2 Division Semifinal loss
2009-2010 AHL 80 26 - 33 12 9 233 248 85 5 Did not make playoffs
2010-2011 AHL 80 42 - 30 3 5 223 218 92 3 Conference QF loss
2011-2012 AHL 76 31 - 33 8 4 217 207 82 4 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 AHL 76 23 - 35 10 8 183 218 74 5 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 SPHL 56 30 - 18 - 8 154 144 68 3 Quarterfinal loss
2014-2015 SPHL 56 36 - 17 - 3 186 149 75 1 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 SPHL 56 39 - 12 5 196 125 83 1 Final loss
2016-2017 SPHL 56 27 - 13 5 11 182 145 75 2 Final loss
2017-2018 SPHL 56 38 - 13 - 5 211 154 81 1 Final loss
2018-2019 SPHL 56 35 - 7 5 9 201 123 124 1 Quarterfinal loss
2019-2020 SPHL 28 21 - 7 5 3 103 66 45 1 -
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Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Guillaume Naud (D) 2019-2020 Herforder EV Germany4 24 26 25 51 40
2. Matt Graham (F) 2019-2020 Port Huron Prowlers FPHL 27 15 28 43 19
3. Marek Ivan (F) 2019-2020 HC Bohumin Czech4 19 21 21 42 10
4. Tomas Kana (F) 2019-2020 Milton Keynes Lightning NIHL 34 18 24 42 107
5. Jaden Schwartz (F) 2019-2020 St. Louis Blues NHL 49 16 24 40 12
6. Alex Pietrangelo (D) 2019-2020 St. Louis Blues NHL 49 13 27 40 18
7. Maury Edwards (D) 2019-2020 ERC Ingolstadt DEL 39 13 25 38 16
8. Nick Miglio (F) 2019-2020 Saale Bulls Halle Germany3 24 19 18 37 34
9. Chris Langkow (F) 2019-2020 MAC Újbuda Slovakia 37 19 17 36 49
10. Michal Birner (F) 2019-2020 Bili Tygri Liberec Czech 28 13 22 35 8
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Doug Evans (F) 628 243 477 720
2. Michel Mongeau (F) 328 165 282 447
3. Grant Rezansoff (F) 371 135 217 352
4. Dave Thomlinson (F) 277 134 153 287
5. Brad Kempthorne (F) 264 76 183 259
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Doug Evans (F) 628 243 477 720
2. Michel Mongeau (F) 328 165 282 447
3. Grant Rezansoff (F) 371 135 217 352
4. Dave Thomlinson (F) 277 134 153 287
5. Jim Vesey (F) 194 126 131 257
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Doug Evans (F) 628 243 477 720
2. Michel Mongeau (F) 328 165 282 447
3. Grant Rezansoff (F) 371 135 217 352
4. Brad Kempthorne (F) 264 76 183 259
5. Kevin Miehm (F) 264 85 172 257
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Doug Evans (F) 628 243 720 1267
2. Trevor Baker (F) 297 82 199 986
3. Jason Lawmaster (D) 181 36 102 839
4. Kelly Chase (F) 109 35 78 760
5. Tony Twist (F) 141 6 29 756
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Doug Evans (F) 628 243 477 720
2. Richard Pion (F) 376 79 162 241
3. Grant Rezansoff (F) 371 135 217 352
4. Ron Hoover (F) 359 114 106 220
5. Dan Hodge (D) 341 50 123 173
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Cliff Ronning (F) 12 11 31 2.583
2. Brent Cullaton (F) 7 8 16 2.286
3. David Bruce (F) 60 64 116 1.933
4. Tony Hrkac (F) 45 30 81 1.800
5. Robert Davies (F) 11 6 18 1.636
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Michel Mongeau (F) 1989-1990 IHL 73 39 78 117 1.60 53
2. David Bruce (F) 1990-1991 IHL 60 64 52 116 1.93 78
3. Ron Handy (F) 1987-1988 IHL 78 53 63 116 1.49 61
4. Nelson Emerson (F) 1990-1991 IHL 73 36 79 115 1.58 91
5. Jean-Guy Trudel (F) 1997-1998 ECHL 62 39 74 113 1.82 147
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. David Bruce (F) 1990-1991 IHL 60 64 52 116 1.93 78
2. Paul Fenton (F) 1982-1983 IHL 82 60 51 111 1.35 53
3. Ron Handy (F) 1987-1988 IHL 78 53 63 116 1.49 61
4. Dave Thomlinson (F) 1990-1991 IHL 80 53 54 107 1.34 107
5. Jim Vesey (F) 1988-1989 IHL 76 47 46 93 1.22 137
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Nelson Emerson (F) 1990-1991 IHL 73 36 79 115 1.58 91
2. Michel Mongeau (F) 1989-1990 IHL 73 39 78 117 1.60 53
3. Jean-Guy Trudel (F) 1997-1998 ECHL 62 39 74 113 1.82 147
4. Michel Mongeau (F) 1990-1991 IHL 73 41 65 106 1.45 114
5. Brad Kempthorne (F) 1982-1983 IHL 69 39 65 104 1.51 101
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Kelly Chase (F) 1990-1991 IHL 61 20 34 54 0.89 406
2. Ken Boone (F) 1998-1999 ECHL 61 3 4 7 0.11 318
3. Tony Twist (F) 1988-1989 IHL 67 3 8 11 0.16 312
4. Brad Voth (F) 2002-2003 ECHL 54 1 4 5 0.09 283
5. Kelly Chase (F) 1988-1989 IHL 38 14 7 21 0.55 278
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'1" 195 lbs 26.11
2018-2019 6'0" 194 lbs 25.84
2017-2018 6'0" 190 lbs 25.59
2016-2017 6'1" 190 lbs 25.92
2015-2016 6'0" 187 lbs 26.52
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Franchise history
1926–1951 • Springfield Indians
1951–1954 • Syracuse Warriors
1954–1967 • Springfield Indians
1967–1974 • Springfield Kings
1974–1994 • Springfield Indians
1994–2005 • Worcester IceCats
2005–2013 • Peoria Rivermen