Team Facts
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  • Team colours Black + Crimson + Grey + White
  • Town Des Moines, IA
  • Founded 2008

2008-2009 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#31 David LeNeveu (G) 35 1983 Fernie, BC, CAN 6'1" 196 L
#30 Jean-Philippe Levasseur (G) 32 1987 Victoriaville, QC, CAN 6'0" 183 R
#35 David McKee (G) 35 1983 Odessa, TX, USA 6'1" 181 L
DEFENSEMEN
#4 Stu Bickel (D/RW) 32 1986 Chanhassen, MN, USA 6'4" 207 R
#12 John de Gray (D) 31 1988 Markham, ON, CAN 6'4" 216 L
#44 Brennan Evans (D) 37 1982 Camrose, AB, CAN 6'4" 223 L
#3
Brett Festerling (D) 33 1986 Quesnel, BC, CAN 6'1" 209 L
#26 Matt Frick (D) 41 1977 Detroit, MI, USA 6'0" 201 L
#26 Rob Lalonde (D) 36 1982 Williamsville, NY, USA 6'4" 209 L
#9 Brendan Mikkelson (D) 31 1987 Regina, SK, CAN 6'3" 209 L
#21 Mark Mitera (D) 31 1987 Royal Oak, MI, USA 6'3" 209 L
#29
Eric Regan (D) 30 1988 Ajax, ON, CAN 6'2" 205 R
#22 Brian Salcido (D) 33 1985 Hermosa Beach, CA, USA 6'2" 198 L
#8
Chris St. Croix (D) 39 1979 Voorhees, NJ, USA 6'3" 198 R
#21 Logan Stephenson (D) 33 1986 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 6'3" 205 L
#8 Andrew Thomas (D) 33 1985 Bow, NH, USA 6'2" 220 R
#25 Adrian Veideman (D) 35 1983 Sicamous, BC, CAN 6'2" 190 L
FORWARDS
#16
Jason Bailey (RW) 31 1987 Nepean, ON, CAN 6'1" 209 R
#32 Ajay Baines (C)   “C” 40 1978 Kamloops, BC, CAN 5'11" 185 L
#27 Matt Beleskey (LW) 30 1988 Windsor, ON, CAN 6'0" 203 L
#6 Garett Bembridge (RW) 37 1981 Melfort, SK, CAN 6'0" 163 R
#26 Michal Birner (LW) 33 1986 Litomerice, CZE 6'0" 201 L
#20 Troy Bodie (RW/LW) 34 1985 Portage La Prairie, MB, CAN 6'5" 227 R
#33 Eric Boguniecki (RW) 43 1975 New Haven, CT, USA 5'8" 198 R
#23 Matt Caruana (C) 33 1985 Orono, ON, CAN 6'0" 174 L
#6 Nicolas Deschamps (W/C) 29 1990 LaSalle, QC, CAN 6'1" 205 L
#15 Ryan Dingle (C) 34 1984 Steamboat Springs, CO, USA 5'11" 190 L
#28 Ryan Donally (LW) 34 1985 Tecumseh, ON, CAN 6'4" 227 L
#19 Andrew Ebbett (C/LW) 36 1983 Vernon, BC, CAN 5'10" 179 L
#39 Josh Green (C/LW) 41 1977 Camrose, AB, CAN 6'3" 225 L
#16 Petri Kontiola (C) 34 1984 Seinäjoki, FIN 6'0" 205 R
#10 Charlie Kronschnabel (RW) 36 1983 Mendota Heights, MN, USA 6'4" 209 R
#17 Joakim Lindström (RW) 35 1983 Skellefteå, SWE 6'1" 203 L
#26 Kirk MacDonald (RW) 35 1983 Victoria, BC, CAN 6'2" 209 R
#18 Drew Miller (LW/RW) 35 1984 Dover, NJ, USA 6'2" 183 L
#42 Pierre-Luc O'Brien (LW) 36 1982 Nicolet, QC, CAN 5'9" 181 L
#26 Chad Painchaud (RW) 32 1986 Mississauga, ON, CAN 6'1" 185 R
#6 Bobby Ryan (RW/LW) 32 1987 Cherry Hill, NJ, USA 6'2" 209 R
#7 MacGregor Sharp (C/LW) 33 1985 Vancouver, BC, CAN 6'1" 181 L
#24
T.J. Trevelyan (LW) 35 1984 Mississauga, ON, CAN 5'9" 172 L
#14 Francis Wathier (LW) 34 1984 St. Isidore, ON, CAN 6'4" 209 L
#13 Petteri Wirtanen (C) 32 1986 Hyvinkää, FIN 6'1" 196 L
Position: G:3 D:11 F:20 | Av Age: 24.24 years | Av Ht: 6'2" | Av Wt 201 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Wells Fargo Arena
  • Location Des Moines, IA, USA
  • Capacity 15 181
  • Construction Year 2005
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
10/29/2009
10/29/2009 Confirmed Leaving Eric Boguniecki (F) Leaving for Alaska Aces
10/05/2009
10/05/2009 Confirmed Leaving Charlie Kronschnabel (F) Leaving for Reading Royals
09/17/2009
09/17/2009 Confirmed Leaving Matt Caruana (F) Leaving for Atlanta Gladiators
09/08/2009
09/08/2009 Confirmed Leaving David LeNeveu (G) Leaving for EC Salzburg
07/28/2009
07/28/2009 Confirmed Leaving Petteri Wirtanen (F) Leaving for HIFK
07/28/2009 Confirmed Leaving Adrian Veideman (F) Leaving for Peoria Rivermen
07/22/2009
07/22/2009 Confirmed Leaving T.J. Trevelyan (F) Leaving for Worcester Sharks
07/10/2009
07/10/2009 Confirmed Leaving Josh Green (F) Leaving for MODO Hockey
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2008-2009 AHL 80 29 - 33 4 14 209 260 80 7 Did not make playoffs
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Joakim Lindström (F) 2018-2019 Skellefteå AIK SHL 48 18 24 42 20
2. Bobby Ryan (F) 2018-2019 Ottawa Senators NHL 71 13 25 38 33
3. MacGregor Sharp (F) 2018-2019 Villacher SV EBEL 51 14 21 35 47
4. Andrew Ebbett (F) 2018-2019 SC Bern NLA 45 14 19 33 37
5. Nicolas Deschamps (F) 2018-2019 Rouen France 36 11 22 33 16
6. Michal Birner (F) 2018-2019 Bili Tygri Liberec Czech 32 9 19 28 26
7. Eric Regan (D) 2018-2019 Anyang Halla Asia League 34 7 19 26 8
8. Matt Beleskey (F) 2018-2019 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 51 5 17 22 53
9. Petri Kontiola (F) 2018-2019 Lokomotiv Yaroslavl KHL 41 9 12 21 10
10. Garett Bembridge (F) 2018-2019 Kenaston Blizzard SVHL 9 8 12 20 12
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. T.J. Trevelyan (F) 76 23 24 47
2. Brian Salcido (D) 76 10 33 43
3. Petteri Wirtanen (F) 78 15 26 41
4. Drew Miller (F) 53 23 15 38
5. Matt Beleskey (F) 58 11 24 35
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. T.J. Trevelyan (F) 76 23 24 47
2. Drew Miller (F) 53 23 15 38
3. Eric Boguniecki (F) 69 18 16 34
4. Petteri Wirtanen (F) 78 15 26 41
5. Troy Bodie (F) 71 15 12 27
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Brian Salcido (D) 76 10 33 43
2. Petteri Wirtanen (F) 78 15 26 41
3. T.J. Trevelyan (F) 76 23 24 47
4. Matt Beleskey (F) 58 11 24 35
5. Ajay Baines (F) 79 7 24 31
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Brennan Evans (D) 75 1 15 189
2. Ryan Donally (F) 72 5 9 159
3. Francis Wathier (F) 77 6 16 127
4. Brian Salcido (D) 76 10 43 108
5. Troy Bodie (F) 71 15 27 105
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Ajay Baines (F) 79 7 24 31
2. Petteri Wirtanen (F) 78 15 26 41
3. Francis Wathier (F) 77 6 10 16
4. T.J. Trevelyan (F) 76 23 24 47
5. Brian Salcido (D) 76 10 33 43
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Bobby Ryan (F) 14 9 19 1.357
2. Andrew Ebbett (F) 28 10 29 1.036
3. Joakim Lindström (F) 21 7 21 1.000
4. Drew Miller (F) 53 23 38 0.717
5. T.J. Trevelyan (F) 76 23 47 0.618
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. T.J. Trevelyan (F) 2008-2009 AHL 76 23 24 47 0.62 18
2. Brian Salcido (D) 2008-2009 AHL 76 10 33 43 0.57 108
3. Petteri Wirtanen (F) 2008-2009 AHL 78 15 26 41 0.53 50
4. Drew Miller (F) 2008-2009 AHL 53 23 15 38 0.72 10
5. Matt Beleskey (F) 2008-2009 AHL 58 11 24 35 0.60 58
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. T.J. Trevelyan (F) 2008-2009 AHL 76 23 24 47 0.62 18
2. Drew Miller (F) 2008-2009 AHL 53 23 15 38 0.72 10
3. Eric Boguniecki (F) 2008-2009 AHL 69 18 16 34 0.49 52
4. Petteri Wirtanen (F) 2008-2009 AHL 78 15 26 41 0.53 50
5. Troy Bodie (F) 2008-2009 AHL 71 15 12 27 0.38 105
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Brian Salcido (D) 2008-2009 AHL 76 10 33 43 0.57 108
2. Petteri Wirtanen (F) 2008-2009 AHL 78 15 26 41 0.53 50
3. T.J. Trevelyan (F) 2008-2009 AHL 76 23 24 47 0.62 18
4. Matt Beleskey (F) 2008-2009 AHL 58 11 24 35 0.60 58
5. Ajay Baines (F) 2008-2009 AHL 79 7 24 31 0.39 53
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Brennan Evans (D) 2008-2009 AHL 75 1 14 15 0.20 189
2. Ryan Donally (F) 2008-2009 AHL 72 5 4 9 0.13 159
3. Francis Wathier (F) 2008-2009 AHL 77 6 10 16 0.21 127
4. Brian Salcido (D) 2008-2009 AHL 76 10 33 43 0.57 108
5. Troy Bodie (F) 2008-2009 AHL 71 15 12 27 0.38 105
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
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Franchise history
- Texas Stars (2009->)
- Iowa Chops (2008-2009)
- Iowa Stars (2005-2008)
- Dormant (2001-2005)
- Louisville Panthers (1999–2001)
- Palm Beach Lions / Dormant (1996–1999)
- Dormant (1994-1996)
- Moncton Hawks (1987–1994)
- Dormant (1974-1987)
- Boston Braves (1971–1974)