Team Facts

2006-2007 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#31 Ryan Cyr (G) 33 1984 Abbotsford, BC, CAN 6'0" 192 L
#31 Brian Gratz (G) 36 1981 Fort Wayne, IN, USA 6'0" 196 -
#33 Jimmy Howard (G) 34 1984 Syracuse, NY, USA 6'1" 218 L
#1
Stefan Liv (G) 1980 Gdynia, POL 6'0" 176 L
#31 Joey MacDonald (G) 38 1980 Pictou, NS, CAN 6'2" 196 L
#31 Clayton Pool (G) 39 1978 Abbotsford, BC, CAN 6'0" 190 L
#30 Dominic Vicari (G) 33 1984 Clinton Township, MI, USA 5'10" 181 L
DEFENSEMEN
#2 Jason Beckett (D) 37 1980 Lethbridge, AB, CAN 6'3" 216 R
#20 Gerry Burke (D) 35 1982 Milton, MA, USA 6'4" 225 L
#6 Jonathan Ericsson (D) 34 1984 Karlskrona, SWE 6'4" 220 L
#12 Tom Galvin (D) 38 1979 Staten Island, NY, USA 5'10" 190 R
#18 Jon Insana (D) 37 1980 Mt. Clemens, MI, USA 6'1" 203 R
#29 Jim Jackson (D) 38 1980 Marquette, MI, USA 5'11" 170 L
#10
Jakub Kindl (D) 31 1987 Sumperk, CZE 6'3" 198 L
#21 Cleve Kinley (D) 34 1984 Surrey, BC, CAN 6'0" 190 R
#28 Derek Meech (D) 34 1984 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 5'11" 201 L
#8 Nick Naumenko (D) 43 1974 Chicago, IL, USA 5'11" 185 R
#5 Brad Norton (D) 43 1975 Cambridge, MA, USA 6'6" 251 L
#20 Philippe Plante (D) 39 1978 Greenfield Park, QC, CAN 6'0" 201 L
#22 Kyle Quincey (D) 32 1985 Kitchener, ON, CAN 6'2" 209 L
#4 Dan Smith (D) 41 1976 Fernie, BC, CAN 6'3" 214 L
#3 Danny Syvret (D) 32 1985 Millgrove, ON, CAN 5'11" 201 L
FORWARDS
#25 Scott Barney (C/RW) 39 1979 Oshawa, ON, CAN 6'4" 225 R
#27 Darryl Bootland (RW) 36 1981 Schomberg, ON, CAN 6'1" 196 R
#26
Brendan Brooks (C/RW) 39 1978 St. Catharines, ON, CAN 5'10" 185 R
#34 Jeff Campbell (RW) 37 1981 Hansall, ON, CAN 5'10" 176 R
#23 Matt Ellis (LW)   “C” 36 1981 Welland, ON, CAN 6'0" 207 L
#15 Cory Emmerton (C) 29 1988 St. Thomas, ON, CAN 6'0" 192 L
#15 Valtteri Filppula (C/LW) 34 1984 Vantaa, FIN 6'0" 196 L
#7 Stéphane Goulet (RW) 32 1986 Lévis, QC, CAN 6'3" 207 L
#19 Eric Himelfarb (C) 35 1983 Thornhill, ON, CAN 5'9" 170 R
#14 Matt Hussey (C) 38 1979 New Haven, CT, USA 6'1" 196 L
#25 Jonas Johansson (RW) 34 1984 Jönköping, SWE 6'2" 203 R
#26 Adam Keefe (RW) 34 1984 Brampton, ON, CAN 5'10" 194 R
#29 Ryan Keller (RW) 34 1984 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 5'11" 185 R
#11
Krys Kolanos (C/W) 36 1981 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'3" 205 R
#21 Josh Langfeld (RW) 40 1977 Fridley, MN, USA 6'3" 216 R
#17
Evan McGrath (C) 32 1986 Oakville, ON, CAN 6'0" 187 L
#9 Kip Miller (LW) 48 1969 Lansing, MI, USA 5'11" 190 L
#11 Jan Mursak (C) 30 1988 Maribor, SLO 5'11" 183 R
#16 Ryan Oulahen (C/LW)   “A” 33 1985 Newmarket, ON, CAN 6'0" 185 L
#29 Scott Parse (RW/LW) 33 1984 Kalamazoo, MI, USA 6'0" 194 R
#10
Brock Radunske (C/W) 35 1983 Kitchener, ON, CAN 6'5" 209 L
#8 Ben Simon (C) 39 1978 Shaker Heights, OH, USA 6'0" 194 L
#20 Jamie Tardif (RW) 33 1985 Welland, ON, CAN 6'0" 203 R
#13 Tony Voce (LW) 37 1980 Philadelphia, PA, USA 5'9" 190 L
#29 Mike Walsh (LW) 35 1983 Royal Oak, MI, USA 6'2" 190 L
#32 Mike Watt (C) 42 1976 Seaforth, ON, CAN 6'0" 214 L
Position: G:4 D:10 F:22 | Av Age: 24.06 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 198 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Van Andel Arena
  • Location Grand Rapids, MI
  • Capacity 10 834
  • Construction Year 1996
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
05/14/2018
05/14/2018 Confirmed Leaving Corey Elkins (F) Leaving for Grizzlys Wolfsburg
04/03/2018
04/03/2018 Confirmed Joining Marcus Crawford (D) Joining from Saginaw Spirit
03/30/2018
03/30/2018 Confirmed Joining Trevor Hamilton (D) Joining from Penn State Univ.
03/29/2018
03/29/2018 Confirmed Joining Trevor Yates (F) Joining from Cornell Univ.
11/08/2017
11/08/2017 Confirmed Leaving Matt Carey (F) Leaving for Leksands IF
10/05/2017
10/05/2017 Confirmed Joining Matt Carey (F) Joining from Hartford Wolf Pack
09/18/2017
09/18/2017 Confirmed Leaving Alex Globke (F) Leaving for Quad City Mallards
09/12/2017
09/12/2017 Confirmed Leaving Nathan Paetsch (D) Leaving for Rochester Americans
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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
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Brent Kelly (F) 2017-2018 SC Langenthal NLB 46 29 37 66 28
2. Teemu Pulkkinen (F) 2017-2018 Chicago Wolves AHL 75 29 36 65 44
3. Zack Torquato (F) 2017-2018 Cortina AlpsHL 34 28 35 63 26
4. Dylan Larkin (F) 2017-2018 Detroit Red Wings NHL 82 16 47 63 61
5. Alexandre Giroux (F) 2017-2018 Grenoble France 44 25 33 58 28
6. Evan McGrath (F) 2017-2018 EC Kassel Huskies DEL2 52 20 38 58 36
7. Brendan Brooks (F) 2017-2018 Braehead Clan EIHL 54 32 25 57 58
8. Tyler Barnes (F) 2017-2018 Toledo Walleye ECHL 66 20 33 53 27
9. Marcus Crawford (D) 2017-2018 Saginaw Spirit OHL 68 13 40 53 53
10. Chris Mueller (F) 2017-2018 Toronto Marlies AHL 73 19 33 52 30
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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) 400 21 63 84
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
2017-2018 6'1" 201 lbs 24.00
2016-2017 6'1" 201 lbs 24.21
2015-2016 6'1" 201 lbs 24.81
2014-2015 6'1" 196 lbs 23.68
2013-2014 6'1" 195 lbs 23.38
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