List of Michigan names on 2017-18 NHL Opening Night rosters


By @StefanKubus –

The puck drops on a new NHL campaign Wednesday night.

The league announced its 31 opening-night rosters (as submitted by the clubs), and here’s a look at the Michigan names that can be found on each team:

 

Natives are listed in italics.

 

Anaheim Ducks

Andrew Cogliano – University of Michigan alum

Cam Fowler – Farmington Hills

John Gibson – USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program alum

Rickard Rakell – Plymouth Whalers alum

Ryan Kesler – Livonia – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Ryan Miller – East Lansing – Michigan State alum

 

Arizona Coyotes

Adam Clendening – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Clayton Keller – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Brendan Perlini – Belle Tire alum

Jakob Chychrun – Little Caesars alum

 

Boston Bruins

Anders Bjork – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Matt Grzelcyk – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Charlie McAvoy – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Austin Czarnik – Washington – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Torey Krug – Livonia – Michigan State alum

 

Buffalo Sabres

Jack Eichel – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Jake McCabe – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

 

Calgary Flames

TJ Brodie – Saginaw Spirit alum

Matthew Tkachuk – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

 

Carolina Hurricanes

Noah Hanifin – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Justin Faulk – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

 

Chicago Blackhawks

Alex DeBrincat – Farmington Hills

Ryan Hartman – USA Hockey’s NTDP, Plymouth Whalers alum

Brandon Saad – USA Hockey’s NTDP, Saginaw Spirit alum

Jordan Oesterle – Dearborn Heights – Western Michigan alum

Tanner Kero – Hancock – Michigan Tech alum

Patrick Kane – USA Hockey’s NTDP, HoneyBaked alum

 

Colorado Avalanche

Colin Wilson – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Matt Nieto – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

JT Compher – USA Hockey’s NTDP, University of Michigan alum

 

Columbus Blue Jackets

Zach Werenski – Grosse Pointe Woods – USA Hockey’s NTDP, University of Michigan alum

Jack Johnson – Ann Arbor – USA Hockey’s NTDP, University of Michigan alum

Jordan Schroeder – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Sonny Milano – USA Hockey’s NTDP, Plymouth Whalers alum

Seth Jones – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

 

Dallas Stars

Tyler Seguin – Plymouth Whalers alum

Greg Pateryn – Sterling Heights – University of Michigan alum

Jamie Oleksiak – Little Caesars alum

Ben Bishop – HoneyBaked alum

 

Detroit Red Wings

Justin Abdelkader – Muskegon – Michigan State alum

David Booth – Washington Twp. – Michigan State alum

Danny DeKeyser – Macomb – Western Michigan alum

Luke Glendening – Grand Rapids – University of Michigan alum

Dylan Larkin – Waterford – USA Hockey’s NTDP, University of Michigan alum

Luke Witkowski – Holland – Western Michigan alum

Jimmy Howard – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

 

Edmonton Oilers

Jujhar Khaira – Michigan Tech alum

Mark Letestu – Western Michigan alum

 

Florida Panthers

Vincent Trocheck – Little Caesars, Saginaw Spirit alum

 

Los Angeles Kings

Mike Cammallleri – University of Michigan alum

Alec Martinez – Rochester Hills

Derek Forbort – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

 

Minnesota Wild

Jason Zucker – Compuware, USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Ryan Suter – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Zach Parise – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

 

Montreal Canadiens

Al Montoya – University of Michigan, USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Max Pacioretty – University of Michigan alum

Jeff Petry – Ann Arbor – Michigan State alum

 

Nashville Predators

Austin Watson – Ann Arbor

 

New Jersey Devils

Blake Coleman – Belle Tire alum

Will Butcher – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Andy Greene – Trenton

Stefan Noesen – Compuware, Plymouth Whalers alum

Dalton Prout – Saginaw Spirit alum

Steven Santini – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Corey Schneider – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

 

New York Islanders

N/A

 

New York Rangers

Brady Skjei – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Kevin Shattenkirk – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

JT Miller – Plymouth Whalers, USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Steven Kampfer – Ann Arbor – University of Michigan alum

 

Ottawa Senators

Bobby Ryan – HoneyBaked alum

Colin White – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

 

Philadelphia Flyers

Cole Bardeau – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

 

Pittsburgh Penguins

Ian Cole – Ann Arbor – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Carl Hagelin – University of Michigan alum

Phil Kessel – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Matt Hunwick – Warren – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Bryan Rust – Pontiac – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

 

San Jose Sharks

Ryan Carpenter – HoneyBaked alum

 

St. Louis Blues

Luke Opilka – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Tage Thompson – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

 

Tampa Bay Lightning

Erik Condra – Trenton

Chris Kunitz – Ferris State alum

 

Toronto Maple Leafs

Connor Carrick – Plymouth Whalers, USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

James van Riemsdyk – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Auston Matthews – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Ron Hainsey – USA Hockey’s NTDP alum

Zach Hyman – University of Michigan alum

 

Vancouver Canucks

N/A

 

Vegas Golden Knights

Jon Merrill – Brighton – USA Hockey’s NTDP, University of Michigan alum

 

Washington Capitals

Tom Wilson – Plymouth Whalers alum

 

Winnipeg Jets

Jacob Trouba – Rochester – USA Hockey’s NTDP, University of Michigan alum

Connor Hellebuyck – Commerce

Andrew Copp – Ann Arbor – USA Hockey’s NTDP, University of Michigan alum

Ben Chiarot – Saginaw Spirit alum

 

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