List of United States Hockey League alumni who have played in the National Hockey League.


Player USHL Team NHL Team
Justin Abdelkader Cedar Rapids Detroit Red Wings
Andrew Alberts Waterloo Vancouver Canucks
Keith Aldridge Rochester Dallas Stars
Tyler Arnason Fargo-Moorhead Colorado Avalanche


Player USHL Team NHL Team
David Backes Lincoln St. Louis Blues
Jozef Balej Thunder Bay/Rochester Vancouver Canucks
Keith Ballard Omaha Vancouver Canucks
Ralph Barahona Austin/Rochester Boston Bruins
Adam Berkhoel Twin Cities Atlanta Thrashers
Tom Bissett Waterloo Detroit Red Wings
Anthony Bitetto Indiana Nashville Predators
Jason Blake Waterloo Anaheim Ducks
John Blue Des Moines Buffalo Sabres
Brandon Bochenski Lincoln Boston Bruins
Jared Boll Lincoln Columbus Blue Jackets
Brandon Bollig Lincoln Chicago Blackhawks
John Byce Madison Boston Bruins


Player USHL Team NHL Team
Ryan Caldwell Thunder Bay New York Islanders
Matt Carle River City Tampa Bay Lightning
John Carlson Indiana Washington Capitals
Ryan Carter Green Bay Gamblers New Jersey Devils
Noah Clarke Des Moines Los Angeles Kings
Scott Clemmensen Des Moines Florida Panthers
Ben Clymer Rochester Washington Capitals
Erik Cole Des Moines Carolina Hurricanes
Ty Conklin Green Bay Detroit Red Wings
Joe Corvo Omaha Ottawa Senators
Joey Crabb Green Bay Atlanta Thrashers
Mark Cullen Fargo-Moorhead Chicago Blackhawks


Player USHL Team NHL Team
Dan Dorion Austin New Jersey Devils
Joe Dziedzic St. Paul Phoenix Coyotes


Player USHL Team NHL Team
Mark Eaton Waterloo Pittsburgh Penguins
Dan Ellis Omaha Anaheim Ducks


Player USHL Team NHL Team
Ruslan Fedotenko Sioux City Philadelphia Flyers
Brian Ferlin Indiana Boston Bruins
Chris Ferraro Dubuque/Waterloo Washington Capitals
Peter Ferraro Dubuque/Waterloo New York Islanders


Player USHL team NHL team
Alex Goligoski Sioux Falls Dallas Stars
Ken Gernander Des Moines New York Rangers
Zemgus Girgensons Dubuque Buffalo Sabres
John Grahame Sioux City Carolina Hurricanes
Matt Greene Green Bay Los Angeles Kings
John Gruden Waterloo Washington Capitals


Player USHL Team NHL Team
David Hale Sioux City Calgary Flames
Matt Henderson St. Paul Chicago Blackhawks
Phil Housley St. Paul Toronto Maple Leafs
Jimmy Howard USA NTDP Detroit Red Wings
Gordie Howe Omaha Detroit Red Wings



Player USHL Team NHL Team
Tim Jackman Twin Cities Anaheim Ducks
Greg Johnson Thunder Bay Detroit Red Wings
Jim Johnson St. Paul Phoenix Coyotes
Ryan Johnson Thunder Bay St. Louis Blues
Matt Jones Green Bay Phoenix


Player USHL Team NHL Team
Chris Kenady St. Paul New York Rangers
Trent Klatt St. Paul Los Angeles Kings
Rostislav Klesla Sioux City Phoenix Coyotes
Fred Knipscheer Omaha St. Louis Blues
Matt Koalska Twin Cities New York Islanders
Dieter Kochan Sioux City Minnesota Wild
Torey Krug Indiana Boston Bruins


Player USHL Team NHL Team
Josh Langfeld Lincoln Detroit Red Wings
Bryce Lampman Omaha New York Rangers
Chad Larose Sioux Falls Carolina Hurricanes
Trevor Lewis Des Moines Los Angeles Kings


Player USHL Team NHL Team
Ryan Malone Omaha Tampa Bay Lightning


Player USHL Team NHL Team
T.J. Oshie Sioux Falls St. Louis Blues
Josh Olson Omaha Florida Panthers
Jed Ortmeyer Omaha New York Rangers


Player USHL Team NHL Team
Max Pacioretty Sioux City Montreal Canadians
Joe Pavelski Waterloo San Jose Sharks
Mike Peluso Omaha Philadelphia Flyers
Toby Petersen Fargo-Moorhead Edmonton Oilers
Brent Peterson Thunder Bay Tampa Bay Lightning
Derek Plante Madison Philadelphia Flyers
Shjon Podein Rochester Colorado Avalanche
Ryan Potulny Lincoln Chicago Blackhawks
John Pohl Twin Cities Toronto Maple Leafs
Tom Preissing Green Bay Ottawa Senators
Sean Pronger Thunder Bay Vancouver Canucks
Teddy Purcell Cedar Rapids Roughriders Tampa Bay Lightning



Player USHL Team NHL Team
Brian Rafalski Madison Detroit Red Wings
Joel Rechlicz Indiana New York Islanders
Danny Richmond Chicago Chicago Blackhawks
Andy Roach Waterloo St. Louis Blues
Jon Rohloff St. Paul Boston Bruins
Todd Rohloff St. Paul Washington Capitals


Player USHL Team NHL Team
Kurt Sauer North Iowa Colorado Avalanche
Peter Sejna Des Moines St. Louis Blues
Dan Sexton Sioux Falls Anaheim Ducks
Patrick Sharp Thunder Bay Chicago Blackhawks
Richard Shulmistra Thunder Bay New Jersey Devils
Peter Smrek Des Moines New York Rangers
Dave Snuggerud Bloomington Philadelphia Flyers
Paul Stastny River City Colorado Avalanche
Yan Stastny Omaha Boston Bruins
Ray Staszak Austin Detroit Red Wings
Colin Stuart Lincoln Atlanta Thrashers
Mark Stuart Rochester Boston Bruins
Mike Stuart Rochester St. Louis Blues
Brian Swanson Omaha Atlanta Thrashers
Gary Suter Dubuque San Jose Sharks


Player USHL Team NHL Team
Jeff Taffe Rochester Phoenix Coyotes
Daniil Tarasov Indiana San Jose Sharks
Bill Thomas Tri-City Phoenix Coyotes
Billy Tibbetts Sioux City New York Rangers



Player USHL Team NHL Team
Thomas Vanek Sioux Falls Buffalo Sabres


Player USHL Team NHL Team
Duvie Westcott Omaha Columbus Blue Jackets
David Wilkie Omaha New York Rangers
Landon Wilson Dubuque Pittsburgh Penguins
Andy Wozniewski Dubuque Toronto Maple Leafs




Player USHL Team NHL Team
Rick Zombo Austin St. Louis Blues


  • USHL 2006-07 Media Guide

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