Team Facts

1997-1998 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Ryan Bach (G) 44 1973 Sherwood Park, AB, CAN 6'1" 185 L
#31 Kevin Hodson (G) 46 1972 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 6'0" 183 L
#38 Norm Maracle (G) 43 1974 Belleville, ON, CAN 5'9" 187 L
#30
Chris Osgood (G) 45 1972 Peace River, AB, CAN 5'10" 179 L
DEFENSEMEN
#11 Mathieu Dandenault (D/RW) 42 1976 Sherbrooke, QC, CAN 6'0" 207 R
#44 Anders Eriksson (D) 43 1975 Bollnäs, SWE 6'4" 225 L
#2 Vyacheslav Fetisov (D) 60 1958 Moskva, RUS 6'0" 218 L
#28 Yan Golubovsky (D) 42 1976 Novosibirsk, RUS 6'4" 209 R
#5 Nicklas Lidström (D)   “A” 48 1970 Avesta, SWE 6'1" 190 L
#34 Jamie Macoun (D) 56 1961 Newmarket, ON, CAN 6'2" 201 L
#15 Dmitri Mironov (D) 52 1965 Moskva, RUS 6'3" 214 R
#55 Larry Murphy (D) 57 1961 Scarborough, ON, CAN 6'2" 209 R
#4 Jamie Pushor (D) 45 1973 Lethbridge, AB, CAN 6'3" 214 R
#3 Bob Rouse (D) 54 1964 Surrey, BC, CAN 6'1" 209 R
#27 Aaron Ward (D) 45 1973 Windsor, ON, CAN 6'2" 209 R
FORWARDS
#17 Doug Brown (RW) 54 1964 Southborough, MA, USA 5'10" 185 R
#33 Kris Draper (C) 47 1971 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'10" 187 L
#91 Sergei Fedorov (C) 48 1969 Pskov, RUS 6'1" 205 L
#41 Brent Gilchrist (LW) 51 1967 Moose Jaw, SK, CAN 5'11" 181 L
#96 Tomas Holmström (RW) 45 1973 Piteå, SWE 6'0" 198 L
#22
Mike Knuble (RW) 46 1972 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'3" 225 R
#26 Joey Kocur (RW) 53 1964 Kelvington, SK, CAN 6'0" 220 R
#13 Vyacheslav Kozlov (LW) 46 1972 Voskresensk, RUS 5'10" 192 L
#21 Darryl Laplante (C) 41 1977 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'0" 203 L
#20 Martin Lapointe (RW) 44 1973 Ville St-Pierre, QC, CAN 5'11" 216 R
#8 Igor Larionov (C) 57 1960 Voskresensk, RUS 5'9" 172 L
#18 Kirk Maltby (LW) 45 1972 Guelph, ON, CAN 6'0" 194 R
#25 Darren McCarty (RW) 46 1972 Burnaby, BC, CAN 6'1" 209 R
#14
Brendan Shanahan (LW)   “A” 49 1969 Mimico, ON, CAN 6'3" 220 R
#19
Steve Yzerman (C)   “C” 53 1965 Cranbrook, BC, CAN 5'11" 185 R
Position: G:3 D:11 F:14 | Av Age: 28.68 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 202 lbs | Compare with other teams

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  • Arena Name Little Caesars Arena
  • Location Detroit, MI, USA
  • Capacity 20 000
  • Construction Year 2017
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
07/11/2018
07/11/2018 Extension Anthony Mantha (F)
07/07/2018
07/07/2018 Confirmed Joining Filip Zadina (F) Joining from Halifax Mooseheads
07/05/2018
07/05/2018 Extension Andreas Athanasiou (F)
07/02/2018
07/02/2018 Confirmed Leaving Jared Coreau (G) Leaving for Anaheim Ducks
07/02/2018 Confirmed Leaving Matt Lorito (F) Leaving for New York Islanders
07/02/2018 Confirmed Leaving Dan Renouf (D) Leaving for Carolina Hurricanes
07/02/2018 Confirmed Leaving Ben Street (F) Leaving for Anaheim Ducks
07/01/2018
07/01/2018 Confirmed Joining Thomas Vanek (F) Joining from Columbus Blue Jackets
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1988-1989 NHL 80 34 12 34 - - 313 316 80 11 Conference QF loss
1989-1990 NHL 80 28 14 38 - - 288 323 70 19 Did not make playoffs
1990-1991 NHL 80 34 8 38 - - 273 298 76 13 Conference QF loss
1991-1992 NHL 80 43 12 25 - - 320 256 98 3 Conference SF loss
1992-1993 NHL 84 47 9 28 - - 369 280 103 5 Conference QF loss
1993-1994 NHL 84 46 8 30 - - 356 275 100 4 Conference QF loss
1994-1995 NHL 48 33 4 11 - - 180 117 70 1 Final loss
1995-1996 NHL 82 62 7 13 - - 325 181 131 1 Conference Final loss
1996-1997 NHL 82 38 18 26 - - 253 197 94 5 Champion
1997-1998 NHL 82 44 15 23 - - 250 196 103 3 Champion
1998-1999 NHL 82 43 7 32 - - 245 202 93 6 Conference SF loss
1999-2000 NHL 82 48 10 22 - 2 278 210 108 2 Conference SF loss
2000-2001 NHL 82 49 9 20 - 4 253 202 111 2 Conference QF loss
2001-2002 NHL 82 51 10 17 - 4 251 187 116 1 Champion
2002-2003 NHL 82 48 10 20 - 4 269 203 110 3 Conference QF loss
2003-2004 NHL 82 48 11 21 - 2 255 189 109 1 Conference SF loss
2005-2006 NHL 82 58 - 16 - 8 305 209 124 1 Conference QF loss
2006-2007 NHL 82 50 - 19 - 13 254 199 113 2 Conference Final loss
2007-2008 NHL 82 54 - 21 - 7 257 184 115 1 Champion
2008-2009 NHL 82 51 - 21 - 10 295 244 112 3 Final loss
2009-2010 NHL 82 44 - 24 - 14 229 216 102 7 Conference SF loss
2010-2011 NHL 82 47 - 25 - 10 261 241 104 6 Conference SF loss
2011-2012 NHL 82 48 - 28 - 6 248 203 102 8 Conference QF loss
2012-2013 NHL 48 24 - 16 - 8 124 115 56 7 Conference SF loss
2013-2014 NHL 82 39 - 28 - 15 222 230 93 4 Conference QF loss
2014-2015 NHL 82 43 - 25 - 14 235 221 100 3 Conference QF loss
2015-2016 NHL 82 41 - 30 - 11 211 224 93 3 Conference QF loss
2016-2017 NHL 82 33 - 36 - 13 207 244 79 7 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 NHL 82 30 - 39 - 13 217 255 73 5 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 NHL - - - - - - - - - - -
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Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Mattias Ritola (F) 2018-2019 Leksands IF Allsvenskan - - - - -
2. Dominic Turgeon (F) 2018-2019 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL - - - - -
3. Joe Hicketts (D) 2018-2019 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL - - - - -
4. Dan Renouf (D) 2018-2019 Charlotte Checkers AHL - - - - -
5. Matt Lorito (F) 2018-2019 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL - - - - -
6. Scott Wilson (F) 2018-2019 Buffalo Sabres NHL - - - - -
7. Xavier Ouellet (D) 2018-2019 Montréal Canadiens NHL - - - - -
8. Alexei Marchenko (D) 2018-2019 CSKA Moskva KHL - - - - -
9. Robbie Russo (D) 2018-2019 Tucson Roadrunners AHL - - - - -
10. Mitch Callahan (F) 2018-2019 Bakersfield Condors AHL - - - - -
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Steve Yzerman (F) 196 70 115 185
2. Nicklas Lidström (D) 263 54 129 183
3. Sergei Fedorov (F) 162 50 113 163
4. Gordie Howe (F) 154 67 91 158
5. Henrik Zetterberg (F) 137 57 63 120
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Steve Yzerman (F) 196 70 115 185
2. Gordie Howe (F) 154 67 91 158
3. Henrik Zetterberg (F) 137 57 63 120
4. Nicklas Lidström (D) 263 54 129 183
5. Sergei Fedorov (F) 162 50 113 163
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Nicklas Lidström (D) 263 54 129 183
2. Steve Yzerman (F) 196 70 115 185
3. Sergei Fedorov (F) 162 50 113 163
4. Gordie Howe (F) 154 67 91 158
5. Pavel Datsyuk (F) 157 42 71 113
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Gordie Howe (F) 154 67 158 218
2. Darren McCarty (F) 167 21 47 213
3. Bob Probert (F) 63 14 43 210
4. Ted Lindsay (F) 123 44 88 181
5. Gerard Gallant (F) 58 18 39 178
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Nicklas Lidström (D) 263 54 129 183
2. Kris Draper (F) 220 24 22 46
3. Steve Yzerman (F) 196 70 115 185
4. Tomas Holmström (F) 180 46 51 97
5. Kirk Maltby (F) 169 16 15 31
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Roy Conacher (F) 5 4 8 1.600
2. Don Deacon (F)
3. Charlie Conacher (F) 5 2 7 1.400
4. Billy Taylor (F) 5 1 6 1.200
5. Vaclav Nedomansky (F)
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Henrik Zetterberg (F) 2007-2008 NHL 22 13 14 27 1.23 16
2. Henrik Zetterberg (F) 2008-2009 NHL 23 11 13 24 1.04 13
3. Sergei Fedorov (F) 1994-1995 NHL 17 7 17 24 1.41 6
4. Steve Yzerman (F) 1997-1998 NHL 22 6 18 24 1.09 22
5. Johan Franzén (F) 2008-2009 NHL 23 12 11 23 1.00 12
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Henrik Zetterberg (F) 2007-2008 NHL 22 13 14 27 1.23 16
2. Johan Franzén (F) 2007-2008 NHL 16 13 5 18 1.13 14
3. Johan Franzén (F) 2008-2009 NHL 23 12 11 23 1.00 12
4. Henrik Zetterberg (F) 2008-2009 NHL 23 11 13 24 1.04 13
5. Pavel Datsyuk (F) 2007-2008 NHL 22 10 13 23 1.05 6
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Steve Yzerman (F) 1997-1998 NHL 22 6 18 24 1.09 22
2. Sergei Fedorov (F) 1995-1996 NHL 19 2 18 20 1.05 10
3. Sergei Fedorov (F) 1994-1995 NHL 17 7 17 24 1.41 6
4. Steve Yzerman (F) 2001-2002 NHL 23 6 17 23 1.00 10
5. John Chabot (F) 1987-1988 NHL 16 4 15 19 1.19 2
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Joey Kocur (F) 1986-1987 NHL 16 2 3 5 0.31 71
2. Bob Probert (F) 1986-1987 NHL 16 3 4 7 0.44 63
3. Jim Nill (F) 1987-1988 NHL 16 6 1 7 0.44 62
4. Martin Lapointe (F) 1996-1997 NHL 20 4 8 12 0.60 60
5. Gerard Gallant (F) 1987-1988 NHL 16 6 9 15 0.94 55
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'1" 203 lbs 28.80
2017-2018 6'1" 202 lbs 28.72
2016-2017 6'1" 200 lbs 28.09
2015-2016 6'1" 199 lbs 27.41
2014-2015 6'1" 199 lbs 28.43
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Recent NHL Entry Draft Selections
RND # Player Born Birtplace HT WT
2018
1 #6 Filip Zadina (RW/LW) 11/27/1999 Pardubice, CZE 6'0" 196 lbs
1 #30 Joseph Veleno (C) 01/13/2000 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'1" 192 lbs
2 #33 Jonatan Berggren (LW/RW) 07/16/2000 Uppsala, SWE 5'10" 181 lbs
2 #36 Jared McIsaac (D) 03/27/2000 Truro, NS, CAN 6'1" 190 lbs
3 #67 Alec Regula (D) 08/06/2000 West Bloomfield, MI, USA 6'4" 203 lbs
3 #81 Seth Barton (D) 08/18/1999 Kelowna, BC, CAN 6'3" 174 lbs
3 #84 Jesper Eliasson (G) 03/21/2000 Eksjö, SWE 6'3" 209 lbs
4 #98 Ryan O'Reilly (C/RW) 03/21/2000 Southlake, TX, USA 6'2" 201 lbs
6 #160 Victor Brattström (G) 03/22/1997 Göteborg, SWE 6'5" 198 lbs
7 #191 Otto Kivenmäki (C) 03/24/2000 Pori, FIN 5'8" 154 lbs
2017
1 #9 Michael Rasmussen (C) 04/17/1999 Vancouver, BC, CAN 6'6" 220 lbs
2 #38 Gustav Lindström (D) 10/20/1998 Östervåla, SWE 6'2" 187 lbs
3 #71 Kasper Kotkansalo (D) 11/16/1998 Espoo, FIN 6'2" 198 lbs
3 #79 Lane Zablocki (RW) 12/27/1998 Wetaskiwin, AB, CAN 6'0" 190 lbs
3 #83 Zach Gallant (C) 03/06/1999 Oakville, ON, CAN 6'2" 187 lbs
3 #88 Keith Petruzzelli (G) 02/09/1999 Wilbraham, MA, USA 6'5" 181 lbs
4 #100 Malte Setkov (D) 01/14/1999 Rødovre, DEN 6'6" 196 lbs
5 #131 Cole Fraser (D) 08/23/1999 Carleton Place, ON, CAN 6'2" 194 lbs
6 #162 John Adams (RW) 02/05/1997 Boxford, MA, USA 6'5" 205 lbs
6 #164 Reilly Webb (D) 05/04/1999 Stoney Creek, ON, CAN 6'4" 194 lbs
7 #193 Brady Gilmour (C) 04/18/1999 Cobourg, ON, CAN 5'10" 170 lbs
2016
1 #20 Dennis Cholowski (D) 02/15/1998 Langley, BC, CAN 6'1" 201 lbs
2 #46 Givani Smith (RW/LW) 02/27/1998 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'2" 205 lbs
2 #53 Filip Hronek (D) 11/02/1997 Hradec Kralove, CZE 6'0" 170 lbs
4 #107 Alfons Malmström (D) 06/12/1998 Luleå, SWE 6'2" 190 lbs
5 #137 Jordan Sambrook (D) 04/11/1998 Markham, ON, CAN 6'2" 187 lbs
6 #167 Filip Larsson (G) 08/17/1998 Stockholm, SWE 6'2" 181 lbs
7 #197 Mattias Elfström (W/C) 01/08/1997 Stockholm, SWE 6'4" 194 lbs
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
2008 Stanley Cup Championship Lineup
Pavel Datsyuk - Henrik Zetterberg - Tomas Holmström
Johan Franzén - Valtteri Filppula - Mikael Samuelsson
Dallas Drake - Kris Draper - Danny Cleary
Jiří Hudler - Darren Helm - Kirk Maltby/Darren McCarty

Nicklas Lidström - Brian Rafalski
Niklas Kronwall - Brad Stuart
Brett Lebda - Andreas Lilja/Chris Chelios

Chris Osgood
(Dominik Hašek)

2002 Stanley Cup Championship Lineup
Brendan Shanahan - Steve Yzerman - Sergei Fedorov
Boyd Devereaux - Pavel Datsyuk - Brett Hull
Kirk Maltby - Kris Draper - Darren McCarty
Luc Robitaille - Igor Larionov - Tomas Holmström

Nicklas Lidström - Mathieu Dandenault
Jiří Fischer - Chris Chelios
Steve Duchesne - Fredrik Olausson

Dominik Hašek
(Manny Legace)

1998 Stanley Cup Championship Lineup
Brendan Shanahan - Steve Yzerman - Martin Lapointe
Vyacheslav Kozlov - Igor Larionov - Sergei Fedorov
Kirk Maltby - Kris Draper - Darren McCarty
Tomas Holmström - Brent Gilchrist - Joey Kocur

Nicklas Lidström - Larry Murphy
Vyacheslav Fetisov - Anders Eriksson
Jamie Macoun - Bob Rouse

Chris Osgood
(Kevin Hodson)

1997 Stanley Cup Championship Lineup
Tomas Sandström - Steve Yzerman - Darren McCarty
Vyacheslav Kozlov - Igor Larionov - Doug Brown
Brendan Shanahan - Sergei Fedorov - Martin Lapointe
Kirk Maltby - Kris Draper - Joey Kocur

Nicklas Lidström - Larry Murphy
Vyacheslav Fetisov - Vladimir Konstantinov
Aaron Ward - Bob Rouse

Mike Vernon
(Chris Osgood)