Team Facts

2002-2003 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Yutaka Fukufuji (G) 37 1982 Kushiro, JPN 6'1" 176 L
Peter Hamerlik (G) 37 1982 Myjava, SVK 6'1" 198 L
Greg Hewitt (G) 40 1979 London, ON, CAN 5'7" 154 L
Marc Kielkucki (G) 40 1979 Brooklyn Park, MN, USA 6'4" 201 L
Gregg Naumenko (G) 42 1977 Chicago, IL, USA 6'1" 201 L
DEFENSEMEN
Kevin Bergin (D/F) 37 1981 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'2" 201 L
Wesley Blevins (D) 43 1976 Westland, MI, USA 6'0" 205 R
Jason Cannon (D) 41 1978 Toledo, OH, USA 5'11" 170 L
Robin Delacoure (D) 42 1977 Ragersville, ON, CAN 6'0" 190 L
Steve Gallace (D) 41 1978 London, ON, CAN 6'0" 207 L
Ryan Gaucher (D) 41 1978 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 6'0" 192 L
Mike Jozefowicz (D) 41 1978 Tom's River, NJ, USA 6'1" 183 -
Greg Labenski (D) 41 1978 Welland, ON, CAN 6'1" 198 L
Chad McIver (D) 41 1978 Thunder Bay, ON, CAN 6'1" 203 L
Matt Medvecz (D) 40 1978 Kenosha, WI, USA 6'1" 185 -
Steve Rodberg (D) 40 1979 Twig, MN, USA 6'4" 209 L
Chris Wismer (D) 42 1977 Cambridge, ON, CAN 6'2" 190 L
FORWARDS
Kory Baker (C/W) 39 1980 Miramichi, NB, CAN 6'0" 190 R
Graham Belak (LW) 40 1979 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 6'4" 229 L
Nick Bootland (RW) 41 1978 Shelburne, ON, CAN 6'2" 218 L
Aaron Brand (C) 44 1975 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'11" 190 L
John Campbell (RW) 42 1977 Westborough, MA, USA 6'1" 201 R
Joe Cardarelli (LW) 42 1977 Burnaby, BC, CAN 6'0" 205 L
Mike Casselman (C) 51 1968 Morrisburg, ON, CAN 5'11" 190 L
Evan Cheverie (F) 39 1980 Charlottetown, PE, CAN 6'1" 201 L
Bob Crummer (F) 40 1979 Halifax, NS, CAN 5'9" 209 R
Mike Henderson (RW) 38 1980 Mississauga, ON, CAN 5'10" 176 R
#49 Josh Maser (RW) 40 1979 Medicine Hat, AB, CAN 6'1" 198 R
Jeff Mercer (LW) 45 1974 Antigonish, NS, CAN 6'2" 205 L
Kelly Miller (C) 40 1979 Toledo, OH, USA 5'11" 170 L
Matt Noga (LW) 43 1976 Evergreen Park, IL, USA 5'9" 174 L
Jason Norrie (RW) 42 1977 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'2" 203 R
Patrick Rissmiller (LW/RW) 40 1978 Belmont, MA, USA 6'3" 209 L
Terry Ryan (C) 42 1977 St. John's, NL, CAN 6'1" 201 L
#49 Paul Strand (LW) 47 1971 Sudbury, ON, CAN 5'11" 190 L
Sébastien Thinel (RW) 38 1981 St-Jérôme, QC, CAN 6'1" 190 L
Bob Thornton (C) 44 1975 Manhasset, NY, USA 6'1" 194 L
Tim Turner (F) 40 1979 Saginaw, MI, USA 5'10" 174 R
Brent Twordik (C) 38 1981 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 5'10" 183 R
Position: G:4 D:10 F:17 | Av Age: 25.26 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 195 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name U.S. Bank Arena
  • Location Cincinnati, OH, USA
  • Capacity 14 453*
  • Construction Year 1975
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
10/18/2019
10/18/2019 Up/Down Joining Michael Houser (G) Joining from Rochester Americans
10/17/2019
10/17/2019 Confirmed Leaving Kyle Rhodes (D) Leaving for Unknown
10/14/2019
10/14/2019 Confirmed Joining Cody Sol (D) Joining from Toledo Walleye
10/14/2019 Up/Down Leaving Michael Houser (G) Leaving for Rochester Americans
10/10/2019
10/10/2019 Confirmed Joining John Edwardh (F) Joining from Florida Everblades
10/09/2019
10/09/2019 Confirmed Joining Scott Dornbrock (D) Joining from Rapid City Rush
10/07/2019
10/07/2019 Confirmed Joining Cody Milan (F) Joining from Michigan State Univ.
10/02/2019
10/02/2019 Up/Down Joining Pascal Aquin (F) Joining from Rochester Americans
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1990-1991 ECHL 64 37 - 24 - 3 285 281 77 2 Quarterfinal loss
1991-1992 ECHL 64 36 - 20 - 8 329 284 80 2 Semifinal loss
1992-1993 IHL 82 27 - 48 - 7 305 364 61 6 Did not make playoffs
1993-1994 IHL 81 49 - 23 - 9 336 282 107 2 Semifinal loss
1994-1995 IHL 81 49 - 22 - 10 305 272 113 3 Quarterfinal loss
1995-1996 IHL 82 51 - 22 - 9 318 247 111 1 Conference Final loss
1996-1997 IHL 82 43 - 29 - 10 254 248 96 4 Conference QF loss
1997-1998 IHL 82 40 - 30 - 12 275 254 92 4 Conference SF loss
1998-1999 IHL 82 44 - 32 - 6 269 270 94 3 Conference QF loss
1999-2000 IHL 82 44 - 30 - 8 244 246 96 3 Conference Final loss
2000-2001 IHL 82 44 - 29 - 9 267 258 97 3 Quarterfinal loss
2001-2002 ECHL 72 36 - 30 - 6 210 207 78 4 Division Semifinal loss
2002-2003 ECHL 72 36 - 29 - 7 257 236 79 3 Conference Final loss
2003-2004 ECHL 72 25 - 43 - 4 175 223 54 9 Did not make playoffs
2006-2007 ECHL 72 37 - 29 - 6 213 198 80 3 Division Final loss
2007-2008 ECHL 72 55 - 12 - 5 292 178 115 1 Champion
2008-2009 ECHL 72 41 - 26 - 5 256 231 87 1 Conference Final loss
2009-2010 ECHL 72 44 - 25 - 3 235 200 91 2 Champion
2010-2011 ECHL 72 33 - 29 - 10 199 229 76 3 Conference QF loss
2011-2012 ECHL 72 35 - 28 - 9 228 227 79 3 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 ECHL 72 42 - 22 - 8 227 195 92 1 Conference Final loss
2013-2014 ECHL 72 41 - 23 - 8 247 204 90 2 Final loss
2014-2015 ECHL 72 31 - 30 - 11 195 212 73 5 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 ECHL 72 36 - 27 - 9 222 210 81 2 Conference QF loss
2016-2017 ECHL 72 36 - 29 - 7 200 209 79 5 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 ECHL 72 39 - 30 - 3 226 220 81 3 Division Semifinal loss
2018-2019 ECHL 72 51 - 13 - 8 282 176 110 1 Division Final loss
2019-2020 ECHL 2 1 - 0 - 1 7 6 3 5 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Jonathan Hazen (F) 2019-2020 HC Ajoie NLB 13 14 16 30 6
2. Josh Shalla (F) 2019-2020 SC Csíkszereda Erste Liga 15 13 13 26 -
3. Mike Hammond (F) 2019-2020 Lausitzer Füchse DEL2 12 3 18 21 8
4. Joël Champagne (F) 2019-2020 Grenoble France 12 8 10 18 10
5. Mark Van Guilder (F) 2019-2020 EHC Visp NLB 10 10 7 17 6
6. Chris D'Alvise (F) 2019-2020 EHC Lustenau AlpsHL 10 9 7 16 12
7. Nick Huard (F) 2019-2020 Dresdner Eislöwen DEL2 13 8 8 16 20
8. Stephan Vigier (F) 2019-2020 Lillehammer Norway 12 8 6 14 12
9. Alex Wideman (F) 2019-2020 Eispiraten Crimmitschau DEL2 12 7 7 14 6
10. Justin Danforth (F) 2019-2020 Lukko Liiga 13 6 8 14 4
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Don Biggs (F) 511 172 331 503
2. Gilbert Dionne (F) 341 141 213 354
3. Paul Lawless (F) 293 149 191 340
4. Barret Ehgoetz (F) 417 119 221 340
5. Mathieu Aubin (F) 368 134 190 324
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Don Biggs (F) 511 172 331 503
2. Paul Lawless (F) 293 149 191 340
3. Gilbert Dionne (F) 341 141 213 354
4. Mathieu Aubin (F) 368 134 190 324
5. Barret Ehgoetz (F) 417 119 221 340
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Don Biggs (F) 511 172 331 503
2. Barret Ehgoetz (F) 417 119 221 340
3. Gilbert Dionne (F) 341 141 213 354
4. Todd Simon (F) 256 83 192 275
5. Paul Lawless (F) 293 149 191 340
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Éric Dandenault (D) 334 17 70 982
2. Don Biggs (F) 511 172 503 872
3. Todd Hawkins (F) 391 86 192 742
4. Marc Labelle (F) 229 13 32 735
5. Jeff Greenlaw (F) 331 59 134 638
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Don Biggs (F) 511 172 331 503
2. Barret Ehgoetz (F) 417 119 221 340
3. Todd Hawkins (F) 391 86 106 192
4. Mathieu Aubin (F) 368 134 190 324
5. Gilbert Dionne (F) 341 141 213 354
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Cory Conacher (F) 3 5 7 2.333
2. Mark Matheson (D) 3 1 6 2.000
3. Martin Bartek (F) 2 2 4 2.000
4. Patrick Rissmiller (F) 2 2 4 2.000
5. Jean-Claude Sawyer (D) 2 1 4 2.000
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. David Desharnais (F) 2007-2008 ECHL 90 38 101 139 1.54 36
2. Len Barrie (F) 1993-1994 IHL 88 53 84 137 1.56 306
3. Dave Tomlinson (F) 1994-1995 IHL 88 45 75 120 1.36 87
4. Paul Lawless (F) 1994-1995 IHL 74 53 61 114 1.54 127
5. Dave Tomlinson (F) 1995-1996 IHL 98 43 69 112 1.14 145
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Len Barrie (F) 1993-1994 IHL 88 53 84 137 1.56 306
2. Paul Lawless (F) 1994-1995 IHL 74 53 61 114 1.54 127
3. Patrick Lebeau (F) 1993-1994 IHL 85 51 50 101 1.19 104
4. Steve Cadieux (F) 1991-1992 ECHL 57 50 37 87 1.53 116
5. Steve Cadieux (F) 1990-1991 ECHL 58 48 55 103 1.78 105
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. David Desharnais (F) 2007-2008 ECHL 90 38 101 139 1.54 36
2. Len Barrie (F) 1993-1994 IHL 88 53 84 137 1.56 306
3. Todd Simon (F) 1997-1998 IHL 90 35 76 111 1.23 127
4. Dave Tomlinson (F) 1994-1995 IHL 88 45 75 120 1.36 87
5. Dave Tomlinson (F) 1995-1996 IHL 98 43 69 112 1.14 145
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Rick Hayward (D) 1993-1994 IHL 69 2 7 9 0.13 401
2. Len Barrie (F) 1993-1994 IHL 88 53 84 137 1.56 306
3. Robert Krauss (D) 1990-1991 ECHL 61 5 27 32 0.52 305
4. Steve Shaunessy (D) 1990-1991 ECHL 59 6 21 27 0.46 303
5. Mike Stevens (F) 1994-1995 IHL 90 40 46 86 0.96 290
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'1" 194 lbs 25.25
2018-2019 6'0" 190 lbs 25.55
2017-2018 6'1" 199 lbs 25.66
2016-2017 6'1" 194 lbs 25.58
2015-2016 6'1" 194 lbs 25.86
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Honorary retired numbers:
#7 - The Fans
#14 - Pete Rose (baseball player)

Franchise History:
-Louisville Riverfrogs (1995-1998)
-Miami Matadors (1998-1999)
-Suspended Operations (1999-2001)
-Cincinnati Cyclones (2001-2004)
-Temporarily Suspended Operations (2004-2006)
-Cincinnati Cyclones (2006-)

Team History:
-ECHL (1990-1992)
-IHL (1992-2001)
-ECHL (2001-2004)
-Temporarily Suspended Operations (2004-2006)
-ECHL (2006-)