Team Facts

2015-2016 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#1 Garrett Bartus (G) 29 1989 St. Charles, IL, USA 6'2" 190 L
#1
Neil Conway (G) 30 1988 Concord, OH, USA 6'1" 198 R
#1 Andy Iles (G) 26 1992 Ithaca, NY, USA 5'9" 181 L
#39 Jake Reed (G) 24 1994 Coal Valley, IL, USA 6'2" 190 L
#39 Brad Thiessen (G) 32 1986 Aldergrove, BC, CAN 6'0" 181 L
#1 Alex Vazzano (G) 28 1990 Trumbull, CT, USA 6'2" 201 L
#31 Brandon Whitney (G) 24 1994 Kentville, NS, CAN 6'5" 194 L
DEFENSEMEN
#44 Jason Binkley (D) 26 1992 Powell, OH, USA 5'9" 196 R
#25 Andrew Blazek (D) 30 1988 Pittsburgh, PA, USA 6'1" 190 L
#17 Cody Carlson (D) 27 1991 Victoria, BC, CAN 5'10" 181 R
#3 Jonathan-Ismael Diaby (D) 24 1994 Blainville, QC, CAN 6'5" 218 L
#4 Jeremy Gates (D) 31 1987 Jackson, MI, USA 6'4" 201 L
#5 Dax Lauwers (D) 27 1991 Anchorage, AK, USA 6'2" 209 L
#25 Kevin Lind (D) 26 1992 Homer Glen, IL, USA 6'3" 220 L
#28 Garrett Noonan (D) 27 1991 Norfolk, MA, USA 6'0" 205 L
#27 Jimmy Oligny (D) 25 1993 Saint-Michel, QC, CAN 5'10" 196 L
#44 Mike Ratchuk (D/LW) 30 1988 Buffalo, NY, USA 5'10" 190 L
#81 Jaynen Rissling (D/LW) 25 1993 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'4" 205 L
#55 Ben Schmidt (D/RW) 29 1989 Campbell River, BC, CAN 6'2" 194 R
#9 Steve Weinstein (D) 28 1990 Los Angeles, CA, USA 5'10" 174 L
#6 Riley Weselowski (D)   “A” 33 1985 Pilot Mound, MB, CAN 6'0" 192 R
#8 Brett Wysopal (D) 30 1988 LaGrange Park, IL, USA 5'8" 174 L
FORWARDS
#27 Seth Ambroz (RW) 25 1993 New Prague, MN, USA 6'2" 209 R
#24 Zach Budish (RW/C)   “A” 27 1991 Edina, MN, USA 6'3" 220 R
#19 Jack Downing (RW/C) 29 1989 New Canaan, CT, USA 6'3" 201 R
#16 Brett Ferguson (LW/C) 28 1990 Vibank, SK, CAN 6'0" 194 L
#26 Branden Gracel (C) 28 1990 Calgary, AB, CAN 5'9" 179 R
#25 Max Görtz (RW) 25 1993 Höör, SWE 6'2" 201 R
#15
Mike Hammond (C) 28 1990 Brighton, GBR 5'10" 181 R
#40 Nick Huard (C) 27 1991 Sudbury, ON, CAN 5'9" 181 L
#15 Levko Koper (LW) 28 1990 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'1" 190 L
#18 Tommy Mele (LW) 32 1986 Bronx, NY, USA 6'0" 176 L
#11 Christiaan Minella (RW) 33 1985 Aurora, CO, USA 6'2" 205 R
#51 Colin Mulvey (RW) 28 1990 Worcester, MA, USA 5'10" 174 R
#65 Joe Pendenza (C) 27 1990 Wilmington, MA, USA 5'11" 190 L
#16 Garrick Perry (LW) 28 1990 Apple Valley, MN, USA 6'1" 198 L
#20 Peter Quenneville (C/RW) 24 1994 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'0" 185 R
#10 Eric Robinson (RW/LW) 28 1990 Foxborough, MA, USA 6'2" 201 R
#51 Connor Toomey (F) 28 1990 Billerica, MA, USA 5'11" 174 R
#23 Joe Wilson (LW) 26 1992 North Syracuse, NY, USA 5'10" 185 L
#12 Andrew Yogan (C/LW)   “A” 26 1991 Coconut Creek, FL, USA 6'3" 205 L
Position: G:7 D:13 F:15 | Av Age: 25.89 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 194 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
10/31/2018
10/31/2018 Up/Down Joining Myles Powell (F) Joining from Rochester Americans
10/24/2018
10/24/2018 Confirmed Leaving Jordan Sims (F) Leaving for Greenville Swamp Rabbits
10/23/2018
10/23/2018 Confirmed Leaving Shawn O'Donnell (F) Leaving for Maine Mariners
10/23/2018 Confirmed Joining Mike Marnell (F) Joining from Maine Mariners
10/23/2018 Confirmed Leaving Andrew Tessier (D) Leaving for Adirondack Thunder
10/14/2018
10/14/2018 Confirmed Leaving Alex Roos (F) Leaving for Reading Royals
10/11/2018
10/11/2018 Confirmed Joining Andrew Tessier (D) Joining from Laurentian Univ.
10/11/2018 Confirmed Leaving Winston Day Chief (F) Leaving for Wheeling Nailers
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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 3 Quarterfinal loss
1991-1992 ECHL 64 36 - 20 - 8 329 284 80 4 Conference Final 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 17 Conference QF loss
2002-2003 ECHL 72 36 - 29 - 7 257 236 79 16 Conference Final loss
2003-2004 ECHL 72 25 - 43 - 4 175 223 54 27 Did not make playoffs
2006-2007 ECHL 72 37 - 29 - 6 213 198 80 9 Conference SF loss
2007-2008 ECHL 72 55 - 12 - 5 292 178 115 1 Champion
2008-2009 ECHL 72 41 - 26 - 5 256 231 87 2 Conference Final loss
2009-2010 ECHL 72 44 - 25 - 3 235 200 91 5 Champion
2010-2011 ECHL 72 33 - 29 - 10 199 229 76 7 Conference QF loss
2011-2012 ECHL 72 35 - 28 - 9 228 227 79 10 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 ECHL 72 42 - 22 - 8 227 195 92 2 Conference Final loss
2013-2014 ECHL 72 41 - 23 - 8 247 204 90 2 Conference Champion
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 Quarterfinal 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 Eight final loss
2018-2019 ECHL 15 10 - 3 - 2 59 35 22 2 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Branden Gracel (F) 2018-2019 ESV Kaufbeuren DEL2 19 13 18 31 14
2. Jonathan Hazen (F) 2018-2019 HC Ajoie NLB 18 11 19 30 27
3. Paul Crowder (F) 2018-2019 Fife Flyers EIHL 19 12 17 29 16
4. Brandon McNally (F) 2018-2019 Sterzing/Vipiteno AlpsHL 14 7 21 28 25
5. Mark Van Guilder (F) 2018-2019 EHC Visp NLB 19 9 18 27 20
6. Andrew Yogan (F) 2018-2019 HC Innsbruck EBEL 20 16 9 25 8
7. Chris D'Alvise (F) 2018-2019 EHC Lustenau AlpsHL 16 12 11 23 2
8. Cody Carlson (D) 2018-2019 ASC Corona Brasov Romania 11 8 14 22 10
9. Olivier Latendresse (F) 2018-2019 Grenoble France 17 5 16 21 12
10. Joël Champagne (F) 2018-2019 Grenoble France 17 4 17 21 44
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Don Biggs (F) 458 147 297 444
2. Gilbert Dionne (F) 313 134 202 336
3. Paul Lawless (F) 255 132 172 304
4. Barret Ehgoetz (F) 342 100 190 290
5. Mathieu Aubin (F) 291 110 165 275
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Don Biggs (F) 458 147 297 444
2. Gilbert Dionne (F) 313 134 202 336
3. Paul Lawless (F) 255 132 172 304
4. Mathieu Aubin (F) 291 110 165 275
5. Barret Ehgoetz (F) 342 100 190 290
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Don Biggs (F) 458 147 297 444
2. Gilbert Dionne (F) 313 134 202 336
3. Barret Ehgoetz (F) 342 100 190 290
4. Todd Simon (F) 233 78 181 259
5. Paul Lawless (F) 255 132 172 304
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Éric Dandenault (D) 299 16 61 896
2. Don Biggs (F) 458 147 444 730
3. Marc Labelle (F) 208 13 30 684
4. Todd Hawkins (F) 358 76 173 664
5. Robert Krauss (D) 101 7 47 546
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Don Biggs (F) 458 147 297 444
2. Todd Hawkins (F) 358 76 97 173
3. Barret Ehgoetz (F) 342 100 190 290
4. Gilbert Dionne (F) 313 134 202 336
5. Jeff Wells (D) 305 39 89 128
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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. Patrick Rissmiller (F) 2 2 4 2.000
4. Martin Bartek (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. Len Barrie (F) 1993-1994 IHL 77 45 71 116 1.51 246
2. Dave Tomlinson (F) 1994-1995 IHL 78 38 72 110 1.41 79
3. David Desharnais (F) 2007-2008 ECHL 68 29 77 106 1.56 18
4. Todd Simon (F) 1997-1998 IHL 81 33 72 105 1.30 115
5. Gilbert Dionne (F) 1997-1998 IHL 76 42 57 99 1.30 54
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Patrick Lebeau (F) 1993-1994 IHL 74 47 42 89 1.20 90
2. Len Barrie (F) 1993-1994 IHL 77 45 71 116 1.51 246
3. Steve Cadieux (F) 1990-1991 ECHL 54 45 52 97 1.80 82
4. Paul Lawless (F) 1994-1995 IHL 64 44 52 96 1.50 119
5. Martin St-Amour (F) 1991-1992 ECHL 60 44 44 88 1.47 183
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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 68 29 77 106 1.56 18
2. Dave Tomlinson (F) 1994-1995 IHL 78 38 72 110 1.41 79
3. Todd Simon (F) 1997-1998 IHL 81 33 72 105 1.30 115
4. Len Barrie (F) 1993-1994 IHL 77 45 71 116 1.51 246
5. Todd Simon (F) 1998-1999 IHL 81 26 61 87 1.07 72
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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 61 2 6 8 0.13 302
2. Robert Krauss (D) 1990-1991 ECHL 57 4 26 30 0.53 299
3. Mike Stevens (F) 1994-1995 IHL 80 34 43 77 0.96 274
4. Steve Shaunessy (D) 1990-1991 ECHL 55 6 21 27 0.49 264
5. Al Tuer (D) 1992-1993 IHL 52 1 9 10 0.19 248
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 191 lbs 24.21
2017-2018 6'1" 199 lbs 25.71
2016-2017 6'1" 194 lbs 25.61
2015-2016 6'1" 194 lbs 25.89
2014-2015 6'0" 193 lbs 24.95
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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-)