Team Facts
Plays in Québec Major Junior Hockey League Team colours Green + Black + Red Town Halifax, NS, CAN Founded 1994

2017-2018 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#40 Raphael Blais (G) 23 1999 Mirabel, QC, CAN 6'2" 179 L
#1 Alexis Gravel (G) 22 2000 Berlin, GER 6'3" 218 R
#35 Blade Mann-Dixon (G) 25 1997 Antigonish, NS, CAN 5'7" 170 L
DEFENSEMEN
#7 Ryan Barbosa (D) 24 1998 Mississauga, ON, CAN 6'0" 181 R
#20 Justin Barron (D) Montréal Canadiens 21 2001 Halifax, NS, CAN 6'2" 201 R
#79 Jocktan Chainey (D) 23 1999 Asbestos, QC, CAN 6'1" 198 L
#3 Walter Flower (D) 23 1999 Yarmouth, NS, CAN 6'2" 183 R
#2 Cooper Jones (D) 24 1998 Bridgewater, MA, USA 5'8" 183 R
#12 Patrick Kyte (D) 23 1999 Pembroke, ON, CAN 5'11" 174 L
#5 Jordan Lepage (D) 23 1999 Rimouski, QC, CAN 6'1" 185 R
#14 Jared McIsaac (D) Detroit Red Wings 22 2000 Truro, NS, CAN 6'1" 192 L
#16 Jake Ryczek (D) 24 1998 Springfield, MA, USA 5'11" 185 R
#32 Denis Toner (D) 23 1999 Saint-Andre, NB, CAN 5'9" 163 L
FORWARDS
#61 Joel Bishop (LW/C) 23 1999 St. John's, NL, CAN 5'10" 187 L
#17 Brett Crossley (C) 24 1998 Cole Harbour, NS, CAN 5'11" 172 L
#51 Barrett Dachyshyn (C) 24 1998 Halifax, NS, CAN 6'4" 201 L
#21 Arnaud Durandeau (LW) New York Islanders 23 1999 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'0" 194 L
#41 Maxime Fortier (RW/LW)   “C” 24 1997 Montréal, QC, CAN 5'10" 183 R
#19
Benoit-Olivier Groulx (C/LW) Anaheim Ducks 22 2000 Rouen, FRA 6'2" 198 L
#32 Gavin Hart (C) 21 2001 Truro, NS, CAN 5'5" 163 R
#28 Ben Higgins (RW) 23 1999 Truro, NS, CAN 5'10" 187 R
#50 Raphaël Lavoie (C/RW) Edmonton Oilers 22 2000 Chambly, QC, CAN 6'4" 196 R
#71 Connor Moynihan (LW/D)   “A” 25 1997 Windham, NH, USA 6'4" 209 L
#67 Xavier Parent (C/LW) 21 2001 Laval, QC, CAN 5'8" 170 L
#9 Kyle Petten (LW) 21 2001 Coley's Point, NL, CAN 5'8" 181 L
#89 Otto Somppi (C)   “A” 24 1998 Helsinki, FIN 6'2" 192 L
#36 Cole Stewart (C) 21 2001 Moncton, NB, CAN 5'11" 183 R
#11 Filip Zadina (RW/LW) Detroit Red Wings 23 1999 Pardubice, CZE 6'0" 196 L
Position: G: 3, D: 9, F: 14 | Av Age: 18.96 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 188 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
Team staff history
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 23 players
3 players
1 player
1 player
Experience Halifax Mooseheads: 4 353 GP
NHL: 194 GP
WC: 8 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 75 GP
Liiga: 36 GP
Czechia: 44 GP
AHL: 762 GP
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Scotiabank Centre Location Halifax, NS, CAN Capacity 10 595 Construction Year 1978
Games
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/28/2022
11/28/2022 Confirmed Joining Josh Lawrence (F) Joining from Blainville-Boisbriand Armada
11/27/2022
11/27/2022 Up/Down Joining Camden MacKenzie (D) Joining from Pictou County Crushers
11/25/2022
11/25/2022 Confirmed Leaving Jordan Dumais (F) Leaving for Columbus Blue Jackets
11/05/2022
11/05/2022 Up/Down Joining Brandon Abbass (F) Joining from South Shore Lumberjacks
11/05/2022 Up/Down Joining Dylan Chisholm (D) Joining from Valley Wildcats
11/05/2022 Up/Down Joining Bryson Boudreau (F) Joining from Pictou County Crushers
09/30/2022
09/30/2022 Confirmed Joining Stéphane Huard (F) Joining from Sherbrooke Phoenix
09/29/2022
09/29/2022 Up/Down Joining Zachary L'Heureux (F) Joining from Nashville Predators
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1994-1995 QMJHL 72 24 6 42 - - 257 317 54 0.75 11 First round loss
1995-1996 QMJHL 70 32 2 36 - - 258 262 66 0.94 9 Playoffs Qualifier loss
1996-1997 QMJHL 70 37 4 29 - - 267 255 78 1.11 6 Conference Final loss
1997-1998 QMJHL 70 24 5 41 - - 263 316 53 0.76 12 Conference QF loss
1998-1999 QMJHL 70 46 4 20 - - 298 206 96 1.37 2 Conference SF loss
1999-2000 QMJHL 72 41 6 20 - 5 316 259 93 1.29 4 Conference SF loss
2000-2001 QMJHL 72 32 10 24 - 6 235 253 80 1.11 6 Conference QF loss
2001-2002 QMJHL 72 39 9 21 - 3 267 197 90 1.25 3 Conference SF loss
2002-2003 QMJHL 72 44 10 15 - 3 289 206 101 1.40 2 Final loss
2003-2004 QMJHL 70 17 7 43 - 3 194 274 44 0.63 15 Did not make playoffs
2004-2005 QMJHL 70 42 10 16 - 2 242 172 96 1.37 2 Final loss
2005-2006 QMJHL 70 35 - 33 - 2 246 258 72 1.03 11 Conference SF loss
2006-2007 QMJHL 70 32 - 31 - 7 269 287 71 1.01 14 Conference SF loss
2007-2008 QMJHL 70 42 - 23 - 5 278 241 89 1.27 4 Semifinal loss
2008-2009 QMJHL 68 19 - 41 - 8 193 290 46 0.68 18 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 QMJHL 68 13 - 48 - 7 171 288 33 0.49 18 Did not make playoffs
2010-2011 QMJHL 68 20 - 43 - 2 186 262 45 0.66 5 Conference QF loss
2011-2012 QMJHL 68 39 - 8 - 7 250 238 85 1.25 2 Semifinal loss
2012-2013 QMJHL 68 58 - 6 - 4 347 176 120 1.76 1 Champion
2013-2014 QMJHL 68 47 - 18 - 3 292 182 97 1.43 1 Semifinal loss
2014-2015 QMJHL 68 32 - 30 - 6 227 242 70 1.03 4 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 QMJHL 68 21 - 39 - 8 193 277 50 0.74 6 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 QMJHL 68 27 - 35 - 6 229 259 60 0.88 5 First round loss
2017-2018 QMJHL 68 43 - 18 - 7 270 223 93 1.37 2 Quarterfinal loss
2018-2019 QMJHL 68 49 - 15 - 4 300 164 102 1.50 1 Final loss
M-Cup 3 2 - 1 0 0 11 7 4 1.33 1 Final loss
2019-2020 QMJHL 63 20 - 38 - 5 170 263 45 0.71 5 Playoffs Cancelled
2020-2021 QMJHL 43 15 - 19 - 9 152 183 39 0.91 4 Did not make playoffs
2021-2022 QMJHL 68 38 - 28 - 2 272 272 78 1.15 4 Eighth Final Loss
2022-2023 QMJHL 25 15 - 7 - 3 108 79 33 1.32 1 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1999-2000 M-Cup 3 2 - 1 - - 15 8 4 1.33 2 Semifinal loss
2012-2013 M-Cup 3 2 - 1 - - 18 11 4 1.33 1 Champion
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Sonny Kabatay (F) 2022-2023 Eskasoni Junior Eagles NSJHL 12 14 19 33 10
2. Nathan MacKinnon (F) 2022-2023 Colorado Avalanche NHL 21 8 25 33 20
3. Nico Hischier (F) 2022-2023 New Jersey Devils NHL 23 10 16 26 2
4. Lucas Robinson (D) 2022-2023 Trenton Golden Hawks OJHL 33 8 17 25 22
5. Kyle Petten (F) 2022-2023 CBN Stars SJJHL 12 12 11 23 41
6. Timo Meier (F) 2022-2023 San Jose Sharks NHL 26 12 11 23 6
7. Ben MacAskill (D) 2022-2023 Hong Kong Tycoons CIHL HK 7 3 20 23 0
8. Ethan Landry (F) 2022-2023 Valley Wildcats MJAHL 22 6 16 22 20
9. Brad Marchand (F) 2022-2023 Boston Bruins NHL 14 7 11 18 6
10. Tomas Knotek (F) 2022-2023 HC Slavia Praha Czechia2 21 7 10 17 2
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Brandon Benedict (F) 343 119 184 303
2. Maxime Fortier (F) 263 104 166 270
3. Darcy Ashley (F) 239 98 154 252
4. Jonathan Drouin (F) 128 77 165 242
5. Brandon Reid (F) 199 89 126 215
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Brandon Benedict (F) 343 119 184 303
2. Jason King (F) 186 114 84 198
3. Maxime Fortier (F) 263 104 166 270
4. Alex Tanguay (F) 152 101 113 214
5. Darcy Ashley (F) 239 98 154 252
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Brandon Benedict (F) 343 119 184 303
2. Maxime Fortier (F) 263 104 166 270
3. Jonathan Drouin (F) 128 77 165 242
4. Darcy Ashley (F) 239 98 154 252
5. Jakub Voracek (F) 112 56 131 187
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Jody Shelley (F) 181 48 98 933
2. Jeffrey Sullivan (D) 183 20 100 917
3. Alex Johnstone (D) 165 5 28 851
4. Chris Halverson (D) 129 3 14 612
5. Elias Abrahamsson (D) 119 7 32 530
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Brandon Benedict (F) 343 119 184 303
2. Brent Andrews (F) 323 75 114 189
3. Travis Randell (F) 316 45 73 118
4. Connor Moynihan (F) 310 68 65 133
5. Frédéric Bélanger (D) 272 22 103 125
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Josh Lawrence (F) 1 0 3 3.00
2. Ramzi Abid (F) 59 57 137 2.32
3. Ladislav Nagy (F) 63 71 126 2.00
4. Jonathan Drouin (F) 128 77 242 1.89
5. Nikolaj Ehlers (F) 114 86 204 1.79
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Ramzi Abid (F) 1999-2000 QMJHL 59 57 80 137 2.32 148
2. Ladislav Nagy (F) 1998-1999 QMJHL 63 71 55 126 2.00 148
3. Brandon Reid (F) 1999-2000 QMJHL 62 44 80 124 2.00 10
4. Jordan Dumais (F) 2021-2022 QMJHL 68 39 70 109 1.60 6
5. Jonathan Drouin (F) 2013-2014 QMJHL 46 29 79 108 2.35 43
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Ladislav Nagy (F) 1998-1999 QMJHL 63 71 55 126 2.00 148
2. Jason King (F) 2001-2002 QMJHL 61 63 36 99 1.62 39
3. Ramzi Abid (F) 1999-2000 QMJHL 59 57 80 137 2.32 148
4. Nikolaj Ehlers (F) 2013-2014 QMJHL 63 49 55 104 1.65 51
5. Jason King (F) 2000-2001 QMJHL 72 48 41 89 1.24 78
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Ramzi Abid (F) 1999-2000 QMJHL 59 57 80 137 2.32 148
2. Brandon Reid (F) 1999-2000 QMJHL 62 44 80 124 2.00 10
3. Jonathan Drouin (F) 2013-2014 QMJHL 46 29 79 108 2.35 43
4. Jordan Dumais (F) 2021-2022 QMJHL 68 39 70 109 1.60 6
5. Jasmin Gélinas (D) 1999-2000 QMJHL 72 17 70 87 1.21 64
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Carlyle Lewis (F) 1998-1999 QMJHL 65 20 27 47 0.72 425
2. Jody Shelley (F) 1996-1997 QMJHL 59 25 19 44 0.75 420
3. Hugo Lehoux (D) 2000-2001 QMJHL 71 5 6 11 0.16 412
4. Alex Johnstone (D) 1997-1998 QMJHL 66 3 10 13 0.20 390
5. Jeffrey Sullivan (D) 1997-1998 QMJHL 69 9 27 36 0.52 377
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 5'11" 181 lbs 18.00
2021-2022 5'11" 182 lbs 18.68
2020-2021 6'0" 187 lbs 18.79
2019-2020 6'0" 184 lbs 19.22
2018-2019 6'0" 186 lbs 19.46
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Recent QMJHL Entry Draft Selections
RND # Player Born Birtplace HT WT
2022
1 #7 Owen Phillips (D) 01/12/2006 Halifax, NS, CAN 5'11" 176 lbs
2 #29 Reece Peitzsche (C) 12/08/2006 Beaverbank, NS, CAN 6'0" 187 lbs
3 #47 Antoine Fontaine (C) 07/10/2006 Granby, QC, CAN 5'8" 157 lbs
4 #65 Mathieu Taillefer (D) 01/30/2006 Richelieu, QC, CAN 6'0" 172 lbs
5 #83 Lou Lévesque (C) 03/15/2006 St-Faustin–Lac-Carré, QC, CAN 5'8" 148 lbs
6 #101 Hugo Boucher (D) 01/09/2006 Gatineau, QC, CAN 6'0" 190 lbs
7 #119 Dominic MacKenzie (D) 06/28/2006 Stellarton, NS, CAN 5'10" 161 lbs
8 #137 George Foti (G) 09/22/2006 Montréal, QC, CAN 5'10" 161 lbs
8 #141 Hudson Clarke (C) 01/29/2006 Port Caledonia, NS, CAN 6'0" 187 lbs
9 #155 Justin Breton (C) 02/14/2006 Saint-Léon-de-Standon, QC, CAN 5'9" 159 lbs
10 #173 Mathis Laplante (RW) 12/17/2006 Ste-Catherine, QC, CAN 5'10" 172 lbs
11 #191 Ben Robertson (D) 01/19/2006 Halifax, NS, CAN 5'11" 192 lbs
12 #209 James Chase (LW) 04/08/2006 Williston, VT, USA 5'9" 174 lbs
13 #227 Cade Moser (C) 03/01/2006 Linacy, NS, CAN 5'9" 163 lbs
14 #245 Kyle Greene (C) 11/29/2006 Paradise, NL, CAN 5'9" 150 lbs
2021
1 #5 Dylan MacKinnon (D) 01/12/2005 Moncton, NB, CAN 6'2" 187 lbs
1 #6 Mathieu Cataford (RW) 03/01/2005 Chateauguay, QC, CAN 5'11" 187 lbs
1 #20 Logan Crosby (RW) 12/14/2005 New Glasgow, NS, CAN 6'2" 183 lbs
2 #37 Vincent Gauthier (RW) 01/18/2005 St-Zotique, QC, CAN 6'0" 203 lbs
3 #55 Jack Martin (D) 02/10/2005 Upper Coverdale, NB, CAN 6'1" 179 lbs
7 #117 Daniel Héroux (G) 01/14/2005 Montréal, QC, CAN 6'2" 190 lbs
9 #153 Jack William Milner (G) 02/05/2005 Antigonish, NS, CAN 5'10" 161 lbs
10 #171 Joseph Power (D) 10/30/2004 Hammonds Plains, NS, CAN 6'1" 170 lbs
11 #189 Liam Welsh (LW) 01/20/2005 Halifax, NS, CAN 5'8" 161 lbs
12 #207 Noah Razon (D) 01/27/2005 Dollard-des-Ormeaux, QC, CAN 5'10" 163 lbs
13 #225 Elijah Thompson (RW) 01/02/2005 Laval, QC, CAN 6'3" 190 lbs
14 #243 Ben Wallace (LW) 03/04/2005 New Glasgow, NS, CAN 5'11" 176 lbs
2020
1 #14 Markus Vidicek (C) 03/21/2004 Montréal, QC, CAN 5'10" 157 lbs
1 #18 Jordan Dumais (RW) 04/15/2004 Montréal, QC, CAN 5'9" 174 lbs
2 #22 Jake Furlong (D) 03/04/2004 Upper Tantallon, NS, CAN 6'1" 190 lbs
2 #28 James Swan (LW) 01/02/2004 St-Laurent, QC, CAN 5'8" 181 lbs
4 #61 Mathis Rousseau (G) 09/10/2004 Boisbriand, QC, CAN 5'11" 168 lbs
4 #66 Alex Carr (D) 03/30/2004 Sackville, NS, CAN 6'0" 190 lbs
5 #78 Alexandre Tessier (D) 07/25/2003 Mirabel, QC, CAN 5'11" 179 lbs
8 #132 Braeden MacPhee (C) 05/30/2004 Moncton, NB, CAN 5'10" 168 lbs
11 #186 Jackson Dorrington (D) 04/13/2004 North Reading, MA, USA 6'2" 192 lbs
12 #204 Travis Badcock (D) 02/20/2004 Memphis, TN, USA 6'3" 209 lbs
13 #222 Sid McNeill (D) 04/08/2004 Summerside, PE, CAN 5'7" 141 lbs
14 #240 Brady Schultz (D) 07/23/2004 Monroe, CT, USA 5'10" 183 lbs
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