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Professional Alumni

Bucs Alumni Reaching the NHL

Bucs Years Player Debut Team NHL Debut Date
1983-84 John Blue Boston Bruins Jan 7, 1993
1998-99 Peter Smrek St. Louis Blues Feb 10, 2001
1996-97 Erik Cole Carolina Hurricanes Oct 5, 2001
1995-97 Scott Clemmensen New Jersey Devils Oct 6, 2001
1998-00 Peter Sejna St. Louis Blues Apr 6, 2003
1997-99 Noah Clarke Los Angeles Kings Dec 16, 2003
2002-04 Joe Piskula Los Angeles Kings Mar 23, 2007
2002-03 Steve Wagner St. Louis Blues Oct 4, 2007
1996-99 Garrett Stafford Detroit Red Wings Feb 23, 2008
2005-06 Kyle Okposo New York Islanders Mar 18, 2008
2001-02 Brett Skinner New York Islanders Oct 27, 2008
2004-06 Trevor Lewis Los Angeles Kings Dec 19, 2008
2003-04 Davis Drewiske Los Angeles Kings Feb 3, 2009
2005-06 Joel Rechlicz New York Islanders Mar 5, 2009
2004-05 John McCarthy San Jose Sharks Jan 9, 2010
2005-07 Jeff Petry Edmonton Oilers Dec 28, 2010
2005-07 Aaron Palushaj Montreal Canadiens Mar 17, 2011
2005-07 Shane Sims New York Islanders Apr 9, 2011
2006-07 Matt Read Philadelphia Flyers Oct 6, 2011
2004-05 Chad Rau Minnesota Wild Jan 21, 2012
2005-06 Brian Foster Florida Panthers Feb 4, 2012
2007-08 Keith Kinkaid New Jersey Devils Mar 5, 2013
2008-09 Alex Chiasson Dallas Stars Apr 3, 2013
2009-10 Connor Brickley Florida Panthers Oct 10, 2015
2011-12 Pheonix Copley St. Louis Blues Feb 27, 2016
2011-12 Jason Kasdorf Buffalo Sabres Apr 8, 2016
2013-14 AJ Greer Colorado Avalanche Nov 13, 2016
2011-12 Drake Caggiula Edmonton Oilers Nov 19, 2016
2009-10 TJ Tynan Columbus Blue Jackets Mar 8, 2017
2010-11 Zachary Aston-Reese Pittsburgh Penguins Feb 13, 2018
2011-12 Nick Seeler Minnesota Wild Feb 12, 2018
2010-12 Anthony Greco Florida Panthers Dec. 13, 2018

Support Staff in the NHL...

Mark Mullin* Detroit Red Wings Amateur Scout
Jim Wiley San Jose Sharks Head Coach
Steve Carroll* Anaheim Ducks Radio Broadcaster
Jeff Blashill* Detroit Red Wings Head Coach
Bob Ferguson* Anaheim Ducks Assistant General Manager

*still active in pro hockey


National Hockey League (2017-2018 Regular Season Totals)

Player Position Team Statistics
Zachary Aston-Reese Forward Pittsburgh Penguins 16 GP, 4 goals, 2 assists
Drake Caggiula Forward Edmonton Oilers 67 GP, 13 goals, 7 assists
Alex Chiasson Forward Washington Capitals 61 GP, 9 goals, 9 assists
Keith Kinkaid Goaltender New Jersey Devils 41 GP, 5.88 GAA, .913%
Trevor Lewis Forward Los Angeles Kings 68 GP, 14 goals, 12 assists
Kyle Okposo Forward Buffalo Sabres 76 GP, 15 goals, 29 assists
Jeff Petry Defenseman Montreal Canadiens 82 GP, 12 goals, 30 assists
Matt Read Forward Philadelphia Flyers 19 GP, 1 goals, 0 assists

American Hockey League (2017-2018 Regular Season)

Player Position Team Statistics
T.J. Tynan Forward Chicago Wolves 70 GP, 15 goals, 45 assists (3 GP, 0 goals, 0 assists)
Nolan Valleau Defenseman Chicago Wolves 7 GP, 0 goals, 0 assists
Pheonix Copley Goalie Hershey Bears 41 GP, 2.91 GAA, .896% (1 GP, 5.09 GAA, .828%)
John McCarthy Forward San Joes Barracuda 56 GP, 10 goals, 16 assists
Ethan Prow Defenseman Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 40 GP, 4 goals, 13 assists
Dan DeSalvo Forward Hartford Wolf Pack 44 GP, 5 goals, 11 assists (12 GP, 6 goals, 7 assists)

ECHL (2017-2018 Regular Season)

Player Position Team Statistics
Kyle Bushee Defenseman Kalamazoo Wings 69 GP, 10 goals, 32 assists
Rocco Carzo Forward Kansas City Mavericks 12 GP, 2 goals, 3 assists (1 GP, 0 goals, 0 assists)
Eric Knodel Defenseman Cincinnati Cyclones (Rochester Americans AHL) 57 GP, 13 goals, 39 assists (6 GP, 0 goals, 0 assists)
Logan Nelson Forward Fort Wayne Komets/Indy Fuel 50 GP, 10 goals, 20 assists
Ryan Walters Forward Utah Grizzlies 63 GP, 29 goals, 34 assists
Charles Williams Goalie Manchester Monarchs 42 GP, 2.68 GAA, .911 SV%
Sam Windle Defenseman Utah Grizzlies 68 GP, 2 goals, 16 assists

European Pro Leagues (as of 2/22/17)

Player Position Team League Statistics
Matt Dalton Goaltender Anyang Halla Asia League 40 GP, 1.68 GAA, .939%
Ryan Dingle Forward Fife Flyers EIHL 34 GP, 25 goals, 22 assists
Taylor Matson Forward Rogle BK Swedish Hockey League 24 GP, 1 goals, 2 assists
Eric Martinsson Defenseman Vaxjo Lakers HC Swedish Hockey League 34 GP, 2 goals, 10 assists
Olexander Materukhin Forward Dinamo Minsk KHL 59 GP, 22 goals, 15 assists
Ryan McKiernan Defenseman Vienna Capitals EBEL 48 GP, 4 goals, 29 assists
Oskar Norlov Forward Mariestad BoIS Division I 33 GP, 23 goals, 16 assists
Chad Rau Forward Kunlun Red Star KHL 60 GP, 20 goals, 20 assists
Colin Vock Forward Frederikshavn White Hawks Denmark 35 GP, 15 goals, 19 assists
Axel Wemmenborn Forward IK Pantern Allsvenskan 48 GP, 10 goals, 10 assists
Ryan Ruikka Defenseman MAC Budapest MOL Liga 40 GP, 4 goals, 11 assists
Matt White Forward Dundee Stars EIHL 43 GP, 8 goals, 11 assists