Team Facts

2018-2019 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#42 Patrik Rybár (G) 25 1993 Skalica, SVK 6'3" 190 L 18/19
#29 Harri Säteri (G) 28 1989 Toijala, FIN 6'1" 205 L 18/19
DEFENSEMEN
#27 Jake Chelios (D) 27 1991 Chicago, IL, USA 6'2" 185 L 18/19
#14 Trevor Hamilton (D) 23 1995 Grosse Pointe Farms, MI, USA 6'0" 183 R 18/19
#2 Joe Hicketts (D) 22 1996 Kamloops, BC, CAN 5'8" 181 L 18/19
#18 Brian Lashoff (D) 28 1990 Albany, NY, USA 6'3" 220 L 18/19
#52 Dylan McIlrath (D) 26 1992 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 6'5" 236 R 18/19
#9 Vili Saarijärvi (D) 21 1997 Rovaniemi, FIN 5'10" 183 R 19/20
#4 Libor Sulak (D) 24 1994 Pelhrimov, CZE 6'2" 207 L 18/19
FORWARDS
#45 Colin Campbell (C/W) 27 1991 Pickering, ON, CAN 6'1" 207 R 18/19
#19 Carter Camper (C/RW) 30 1988 Rocky River, OH, USA 5'9" 176 R 18/19
#15 Turner Elson (C/LW)   “A” 26 1992 New Westminster, BC, CAN 6'0" 194 L 18/19
#55 Matthew Ford (RW)   “C” 34 1984 Los Angeles, CA, USA 6'1" 207 R 19/20
#10 Axel Holmström (C/LW) 22 1996 Arvidsjaur, SWE 6'1" 218 L 18/19
#39 Derek Hulak (LW) 29 1989 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 6'0" 185 L Try-out
Bryan Moore (LW) 24 1994 Charlotte, NC, USA 5'11" 203 L 18/19
#12 David Pope (LW) 24 1994 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'2" 187 L 19/20
#73 Matt Puempel (LW/RW) 25 1993 Windsor, ON, CAN 6'1" 205 L 19/20
#28 Dylan Sadowy (LW/RW) 22 1996 Brampton, ON, CAN 6'1" 205 L 18/19
#65 Dominik Shine (RW) 25 1993 Pinckney, MI, USA 5'11" 174 R 18/19
#54 Givani Smith (RW/LW) 20 1998 Thornhill, ON, CAN 6'2" 205 L 20/21
Tyler Spezia (LW) 25 1993 Clinton Township, MI, USA 5'10" 172 L
#25 Chris Terry (LW/RW) 29 1989 Brampton, ON, CAN 5'10" 192 L 19/20
#23
Dominic Turgeon (C) 22 1996 Pointe-Claire, QC, CAN 6'2" 201 L 18/19
#11 Filip Zadina (LW/RW) 19 1999 Pardubice, CZE 6'0" 196 L 20/21
Position: G:2 D:7 F:16 | Av Age: 25.08 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 197 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Van Andel Arena
  • Location Grand Rapids, MI, USA
  • Capacity 10 834
  • Construction Year 1996
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
12/16/2018
12/16/2018 Loan Joining Tyler Spezia (F) Joining from Toledo Walleye
12/16/2018 Up/Down Joining Bryan Moore (F) Joining from Toledo Walleye
12/15/2018
12/15/2018 Up/Down Leaving Filip Hronek (D) Leaving for Detroit Red Wings
12/14/2018
12/14/2018 Up/Down Joining Dylan Sadowy (F) Joining from Toledo Walleye
12/06/2018
12/06/2018 Up/Down Joining Trevor Hamilton (D) Joining from Toledo Walleye
12/05/2018
12/05/2018 Confirmed Joining Derek Hulak (F) Joining from Hershey Bears
12/04/2018
12/04/2018 Up/Down Leaving Wade Megan (F) Leaving for Detroit Red Wings
12/04/2018 Up/Down Leaving Dylan Sadowy (F) Leaving for Toledo Walleye
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1996-1997 IHL 82 40 - 30 - 12 244 246 92 6 Conference QF loss
1997-1998 IHL 82 38 - 31 - 13 225 242 89 5 Conference QF loss
1998-1999 IHL 82 34 - 40 - 8 256 281 76 7 Did not make playoffs
1999-2000 IHL 82 51 - 22 - 9 254 200 111 1 Final loss
2000-2001 IHL 82 53 - 22 - 7 279 196 113 1 Semifinal loss
2001-2002 AHL 80 42 11 27 - 0 217 178 95 1 Conference QF loss
2002-2003 AHL 80 48 11 22 - 2 240 177 106 1 Conference Final loss
2003-2004 AHL 80 44 8 28 - 0 195 166 96 2 Conference QF loss
2004-2005 AHL 80 41 8 35 - 4 200 200 86 5 Did not make playoffs
2005-2006 AHL 80 43 - 20 12 5 323 247 115 1 Conference Final loss
2006-2007 AHL 80 28 - 32 9 11 226 244 85 4 Conference QF loss
2007-2008 AHL 80 25 - 41 6 8 210 245 70 5 Did not make playoffs
2008-2009 AHL 80 35 - 25 8 12 255 226 98 3 Division Final loss
2009-2010 AHL 80 29 - 39 5 7 244 265 75 7 Did not make playoffs
2010-2011 AHL 80 36 - 34 2 8 227 254 82 6 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 AHL 76 25 - 32 8 11 245 249 77 4 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 AHL 76 32 - 26 10 8 234 205 92 1 Champion
2013-2014 AHL 76 46 - 23 - 7 238 187 99 2 Conference SF loss
2014-2015 AHL 76 35 - 22 11 8 249 185 100 1 Conference Final loss
2015-2016 AHL 76 44 - 30 - 2 238 195 90 4 Conference SF loss
2016-2017 AHL 76 47 - 23 - 6 251 190 100 2 Champion
2017-2018 AHL 76 42 - 25 - 9 237 210 93 2 Conference QF loss
2018-2019 AHL 29 15 - 10 - 4 91 92 34 3 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Dylan Larkin (F) 2018-2019 Detroit Red Wings NHL 34 14 18 32 37
2. Gleason Fournier (D) 2018-2019 Cardiff Devils EIHL 25 11 20 31 18
3. Shane Berschbach (F) 2018-2019 Toledo Walleye ECHL 23 11 19 30 8
4. Gustav Nyquist (F) 2018-2019 Detroit Red Wings NHL 34 9 21 30 4
5. Ilari Filppula (F) 2018-2019 TPS Liiga 30 10 19 29 24
6. Jeremy Williams (F) 2018-2019 Straubing Tigers DEL 29 14 14 28 12
7. Chris Mueller (F) 2018-2019 Toronto Marlies AHL 25 13 15 28 12
8. Francis Paré (F) 2018-2019 Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg KHL 38 13 14 27 8
9. Kyle Bonis (F) 2018-2019 Frisk Asker Norway 27 12 14 26 14
10. Zack Torquato (F) 2018-2019 Herning Blue Fox Denmark 23 9 16 25 20
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Michel Picard (F) 364 158 222 380
2. Travis Richards (D) 655 56 182 238
3. Francis Paré (F) 363 102 135 237
4. Kip Miller (F) 203 75 133 208
5. Derek King (F) 264 73 130 203
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Michel Picard (F) 364 158 222 380
2. Francis Paré (F) 363 102 135 237
3. Mitch Callahan (F) 365 94 92 186
4. Tomas Tatar (F) 265 87 109 196
5. Jamie Tardif (F) 314 79 76 155
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Michel Picard (F) 364 158 222 380
2. Travis Richards (D) 655 56 182 238
3. Francis Paré (F) 363 102 135 237
4. Kip Miller (F) 203 75 133 208
5. Derek King (F) 264 73 130 203
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Darryl Bootland (F) 293 72 140 1164
2. Bruce Ramsay (F) 175 9 23 781
3. Matt Ruchty (F) 140 23 57 682
4. Chris Neil (F) 129 24 55 655
5. Greg Amadio (D) 202 2 14 574
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Travis Richards (D) 655 56 182 238
2. Brian Lashoff (D) 420 21 67 88
3. Mitch Callahan (F) 365 94 92 186
4. Michel Picard (F) 364 158 222 380
5. Francis Paré (F) 363 102 135 237
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Jason Lepine (D) 1 0 2 2.000
2. Chris Lindberg (F) 18 8 22 1.222
3. Pavol Demitra (F) 42 20 50 1.190
4. Róbert Petrovický (F) 56 31 66 1.179
5. Michel Picard (F) 364 158 380 1.044
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Michel Picard (F) 1996-1997 IHL 82 46 55 101 1.23 58
2. Jiri Hudler (F) 2005-2006 AHL 76 36 60 96 1.26 56
3. Jeff Nelson (F) 1996-1997 IHL 82 34 55 89 1.09 85
4. Don MacLean (F) 2005-2006 AHL 76 56 32 88 1.16 63
5. Michel Picard (F) 2002-2003 AHL 78 32 52 84 1.08 34
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Don MacLean (F) 2005-2006 AHL 76 56 32 88 1.16 63
2. Michel Picard (F) 1996-1997 IHL 82 46 55 101 1.23 58
3. Jiri Hudler (F) 2005-2006 AHL 76 36 60 96 1.26 56
4. Jeff Nelson (F) 1996-1997 IHL 82 34 55 89 1.09 85
5. Mark Mowers (F) 2002-2003 AHL 78 34 47 81 1.04 47
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jiri Hudler (F) 2005-2006 AHL 76 36 60 96 1.26 56
2. Michel Picard (F) 1996-1997 IHL 82 46 55 101 1.23 58
3. Jeff Nelson (F) 1996-1997 IHL 82 34 55 89 1.09 85
4. Glen Metropolit (F) 1998-1999 IHL 77 28 53 81 1.05 92
5. Michel Picard (F) 2002-2003 AHL 78 32 52 84 1.08 34
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Darryl Bootland (F) 2005-2006 AHL 77 27 29 56 0.73 390
2. Matt Ruchty (F) 1996-1997 IHL 63 14 20 34 0.54 364
3. Chris Neil (F) 2000-2001 IHL 78 15 21 36 0.46 354
4. Wade Brookbank (D) 2001-2002 AHL 73 1 6 7 0.10 337
5. Darryl Bootland (F) 2004-2005 AHL 78 14 20 34 0.44 336
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 197 lbs 25.08
2017-2018 6'1" 200 lbs 25.43
2016-2017 6'1" 201 lbs 25.74
2015-2016 6'1" 201 lbs 26.29
2014-2015 6'1" 196 lbs 25.16
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