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NHL Announces Opening Night Rosters

by Staff Writer / Los Angeles Kings
NEW YORK (October 1, 2009) -- Following are NHL club rosters, as of noon Eastern time today. The 2009-10 regular season begins Thursday with four games.


Anaheim Ducks
Evgeny Artyukhin, F; Nick Boynton, D; Sheldon Brookbank, D; Mike Brown, F; Ryan Carter, F; Erik Christensen, F; Andrew Ebbett, F; Steve Eminger, D; Ryan Getzlaf, F; Jean-Sebastien Giguere, G; Jonas Hiller, G; Saku Koivu, F; Joffrey Lupul, F; Todd Marchant, F; Scott Niedermayer, D; Petteri Nokelainen, F; George Parros, F; Corey Perry, F; Bobby Ryan, F; Luca Sbisa, D; Teemu Selanne, F; Ryan Whitney, D; James Wisniewski, D.

Injured Reserve None.

Atlanta Thrashers
Nik Antropov, F; Colby Armstrong, F; Zach Bogosian, D; Eric Boulton, F; Tobias Enstrom, D; Josh Gratton, F; Ron Hainsey, D; Johan Hedberg, G; Evander Kane, F; Ilya Kovalchuk, F; Vyacheslav Kozlov, F; Pavel Kubina, D; Bryan Little, F; Ondrej Pavelec, G; Rich Peverley, F; Marty Reasoner, F; Anssi Salmela, D; Jim Slater, F; Chris Thorburn, F; Boris Valabik, D; Todd White, F.

Injured Reserve Matthew Siddall, F.

Boston Bruins
Steve Begin, F; Patrice Bergeron, F; Byron Bitz, F; Johnny Boychuk, D; Zdeno Chara, D; Andrew Ference, D; Matt Hunwick, D; Chuck Kobasew, F; David Krejci, F; Milan Lucic, F; Derek Morris, D; Tuukka Rask, G; Mark Recchi, F; Michael Ryder, F; Marc Savard, F; Mark Stuart, D; Marco Sturm, F; Tim Thomas, G; Shawn Thornton, F; Blake Wheeler, F; Dennis Wideman, D.

Injured Reserve Levi Nelson, F.

Buffalo Sabres
Chris Butler, D; Tim Connolly, F; Matt Ellis, F; Paul Gaustad, F; Mike Grier, F; Jochen Hecht, F; Patrick Kaleta, F; Tim Kennedy, F; Patrick Lalime, G; Toni Lydman, D; Clarke MacArthur, F; Ryan Miller, G; Steve Montador, D; Tyler Myers, D; Nathan Paetsch, D; Daniel Paille, F; Jason Pominville, F; Craig Rivet, D; Derek Roy, F; Andrej Sekera, D; Drew Stafford, F; Henrik Tallinder, D; Thomas Vanek, F.

Injured Reserve None.

Calgary Flames
Rene Bourque, F; Jay Bouwmeester, D; Dustin Boyd, F; Craig Conroy, F; Nigel Dawes, F; Mark Giordano, D; Curtis Glencross, F; Jarome Iginla, F; Jason Jaffray, F; Olli Jokinen, F; Miikka Kiprusoff, G; Staffan Kronvall, D; Daymond Langkow, F; Curtis McElhinney, G; David Moss, F; Eric Nystrom, F; Adam Pardy, D; Dion Phaneuf, D; Brandon Prust, F; Robyn Regehr, D; Cory Sarich, D; Fredrik Sjostrom, F.

Injured Reserve John Armstrong, F.

Carolina Hurricanes
Andrew Alberts, D; Rod Brind'Amour, F; Erik Cole, F; Tim Conboy, F; Joe Corvo, D; Matt Cullen, F; Tim Gleason, D; Jay Harrison, D; Jussi Jokinen, F; Tom Kostopoulos, F; Chad LaRose, F; Michael Leighton, G; Joni Pitkanen, D; Tuomo Ruutu, F; Sergei Samsonov, F; Eric Staal, F; Scott Walker, F; Niclas Wallin, D; Aaron Ward, D; Cam Ward, G; Ray Whitney, F; Stephane Yelle, F.

Injured Reserve Michael Ryan, F.

Chicago Blackhawks
Cam Barker, D; Dave Bolland, F; Troy Brouwer, F; Dustin Byfuglien, F; Brian Campbell, D; Corey Crawford, G; Ben Eager, F; Colin Fraser, F; Jordan Hendry, D; Niklas Hjalmarsson, D; Cristobal Huet, G; Aaron Johnson, D; Patrick Kane, F; Duncan Keith, D; Tomas Kopecky, F; Andrew Ladd, F; John Madden, F; Antti Niemi, G; Brent Seabrook, D; Patrick Sharp, F; Radek Smolenak, F; Brent Sopel, D; Jonathan Toews, F; Kris Versteeg, F.

Injured Reserve Adam Burish, F.

Colorado Avalanche
Craig Anderson, G; Peter Budaj, G; Brett Clark, D; Kyle Cumiskey, D; Matt Duchene, F; Adam Foote, D; T.J. Galiardi, F; Scott Hannan, D; Milan Hejduk, F; Matt Hendricks, F; T.J. Hensick, F; David Jones, F; David Koci, F; John-Michael Liles, D; Cody McLeod, F; Ryan O'Reilly, F; Kyle Quincey, D; Ruslan Salei, D; Paul Stastny, F; Chris Stewart, F; Marek Svatos, F; Darcy Tucker, F; Wojtek Wolski, F.

Injured Reserve Brandon Yip, F.

Columbus Blue Jackets
Michael Blunden, F; Jared Boll, F; Derick Brassard, F; Jason Chimera, F; Mike Commodore, D; Derek Dorsett, F; Nikita Filatov, F; Mathieu Garon, G; Jan Hejda, D; Kristian Huselius, F; Rostislav Klesla, D; Steve Mason, G; Marc Methot, D; Andrew Murray, F; Rick Nash, F; Samuel Pahlsson, F; Kris Russell, D; Anton Stralman, D; Raffi Torres, F; Fedor Tyutin, D; R.J. Umberger, F; Antoine Vermette, F; Jakub Voracek, F.

Injured Reserve Fredrik Modin, F.

Dallas Stars
Alex Auld, G; Krys Barch, F; Jamie Benn, F; Fabian Brunnstrom, F; Trevor Daley, D; Loui Eriksson, F; Mark Fistric, D; Nicklas Grossman, D; Jere Lehtinen, F; Mike Modano, F; Brenden Morrow, F; James Neal, F; Matt Niskanen, D; Steve Ott, F; Toby Petersen, F; Mike Ribeiro, F; Brad Richards, F; Stephane Robidas, D; Karlis Skrastins, D; Brian Sutherby, F; Marty Turco, G; Tom Wandell, F; Jeff Woywitka, D.

Injured Reserve Luke Gazdic, F; Warren Peters, F.

Detroit Red Wings
Justin Abdelkader, F; Todd Bertuzzi, F; Dan Cleary, F; Pavel Datsyuk, F; Kris Draper, F; Patrick Eaves, F; Jonathan Ericsson, D; Valtteri Filppula, F; Johan Franzen, F; Tomas Holmstrom, F; Jimmy Howard, G; Niklas Kronwall, D; Daniel Larsson, G; Brett Lebda, D; Ville Leino, F; Nicklas Lidstrom, D; Kirk Maltby, F; Derek Meech, D; Chris Osgood, G; Brian Rafalski, D; Brad Stuart, D; Jason Williams, F; Henrik Zetterberg, F.

Injured Reserve Cory Emmerton, F; Darren Helm, F; Andreas Lilja, D.

Edmonton Oilers
Gilbert Brule, F; Andrew Cogliano, F; Mike Comrie, F; Jeff Drouin-Deslauriers, G; Sam Gagner, F; Tom Gilbert, D; Denis Grebeshkov, D; Ales Hemsky, F; Shawn Horcoff, F; Jean-Francois Jacques, F; Nikolai Khabibulin, G; Steve MacIntyre, F; Ethan Moreau, F; Robert Nilsson, F; Patrick O'Sullivan, F; Dustin Penner, F; Ladislav Smid, D; Sheldon Souray, D; Steve Staios, D; Ryan Stone, F; Zach Stortini, F; Jason Strudwick, D; Lubomir Visnovsky, D.

Injured Reserve Fernando Pisani, F; Marc-Antoine Pouliot, F.

Florida Panthers
Bryan Allen, D; Keith Ballard, D; David Booth, F; Gregory Campbell, F; Scott Clemmensen, G; Mike Duco, F; Radek Dvorak, F; Michael Frolik, F; Jason Garrison, D; Nathan Horton, F; Ville Koistinen, D; Kamil Kreps, F; Dmitry Kulikov, D; Jordan Leopold, D; Shawn Matthias, F; Bryan McCabe, D; Rostislav Olesz, F; Steve Reinprecht, F; Michal Repik, F; Alexander Salak, G; Dennis Seidenberg, D; Cory Stillman, F; Tomas Vokoun, G; Stephen Weiss, F.

Injured Reserve Nick Tarnasky, F.

Los Angeles Kings
Dustin Brown, F; Drew Doughty, D; Davis Drewiske, D; Erik Ersberg, G; Alexander Frolov, F; Matt Greene, D; Michal Handzus, F; Peter Harrold, D; Raitis Ivanans, F; Jack Johnson, D; Anze Kopitar, F; Trevor Lewis, F; Alec Martinez, D; Sean O'Donnell, D; Teddy Purcell, F; Jonathan Quick, G; Brad Richardson, F; Rob Scuderi, D; Wayne Simmonds, F; Ryan Smyth, F; Jarret Stoll, F; Justin Williams, F.

Injured Reserve Richard Clune, F.

Minnesota Wild
Niklas Backstrom, G; Eric Belanger, F; Pierre-Marc Bouchard, F; Kyle Brodziak, F; Andrew Brunette, F; Brent Burns, D; Cal Clutterbuck, F; Josh Harding, G; Martin Havlat, F; Shane Hnidy, D; Kim Johnsson, D; Mikko Koivu, F; Antti Miettinen, F; Owen Nolan, F; Benoit Pouliot, F; Nick Schultz, D; John Scott, D; James Sheppard, F; Jaime Sifers, D; Petr Sykora, F; Greg Zanon, D; Marek Zidlicky, D.

Injured Reserve Derek Boogaard, F.

Montreal Canadiens
Mike Cammalleri, F; Matt D'Agostini, F; Hal Gill, D; Brian Gionta, F; Scott Gomez, F; Josh Gorges, D; Jaroslav Halak, G; Roman Hamrlik, D; Andrei Kostitsyn, F; Maxim Lapierre, F; Georges Laraque, F; Guillaume Latendresse, F; Paul Mara, D; Andrei Markov, D; Glen Metropolit, F; Travis Moen, F; Ryan O'Byrne, D; Max Pacioretty, F; Tomas Plekanec, F; Carey Price, G; Jaroslav Spacek, D; Gregory Stewart, F.

Injured Reserve Olivier Fortier, F; Alex Henry, D; Tom Pyatt, F.

Nashville Predators
Jason Arnott, F; Wade Belak, F; J.P. Dumont, F; Dan Ellis, G; Martin Erat, F; Marcel Goc, F; Ben Guite, F; Dan Hamhuis, D; Patric Hornqvist, F; Ryan Jones, F; Kevin Klein, D; Teemu Laakso, D; David Legwand, F; Pekka Rinne, G; Mike Santorelli, F; Jerred Smithson, F; Steve Sullivan, F; Ryan Suter, D; Jordin Tootoo, F; Shea Weber, D.

Injured Reserve Joel Ward, F; Colin Wilson, F.

New Jersey Devils
Niclas Bergfors, F; Martin Brodeur, G; David Clarkson, F; Yann Danis, G; Andy Greene, D; Matt Halischuk, F; Jamie Langenbrunner, F; Pierre-Luc Letourneau-Leblond, F; Paul Martin, D; Mike Mottau, D; Cory Murphy, D; Rob Niedermayer, F; Johnny Oduya, D; Jay Pandolfo, F; Zach Parise, F; Rod Pelley, F; Andrew Peters, F; Brian Rolston, F; Bryce Salvador, D; Brendan Shanahan, F; Colin White, D; Travis Zajac, F; Dainius Zubrus, F.

Injured Reserve Mark Fraser, D; Ilkka Pikkarainen, F.

New York Islanders
Josh Bailey, F; Sean Bergenheim, F; Martin Biron, G; Blake Comeau, F; Bruno Gervais, D; Jack Hillen, D; Tim Jackman, F; Radek Martinek, D; Freddy Meyer, D; Matt Moulson, F; Kyle Okposo, F; Richard Park, F; Joel Rechlicz, F; Dwayne Roloson, G; Rob Schremp, F; Jon Sim, F; Mark Streit, D; Andy Sutton, D; Jeff Tambellini, F; John Tavares, F; Nate Thompson, F; Brendan Witt, D.

Injured Reserve Rick DiPietro, G; Mark Flood, D; Trent Hunter, F; Frans Nielsen, F; Jeremy Reich, F; Doug Weight, F.

New York Rangers
Artem Anisimov, F; Sean Avery, F; Brian Boyle, F; Donald Brashear, F; Ryan Callahan, F; Michael Del Zotto, D; Chris Drury, F; Brandon Dubinsky, F; Marian Gaborik, F; Matt Gilroy, D; Dan Girardi, D; Christopher Higgins, F; Ales Kotalik, F; Enver Lisin, F; Henrik Lundqvist, G; Vaclav Prospal, F; Wade Redden, D; Michal Rozsival, D; Marc Staal, D; Steve Valiquette, G; Aaron Voros, F.

Injured Reserve None.

Ottawa Senators
Daniel Alfredsson, F; Chris Campoli, D; Matt Carkner, D; Jonathan Cheechoo, F; Shean Donovan, F; Brian Elliott, G; Mike Fisher, F; Nick Foligno, F; Erik Karlsson, D; Chris Kelly, F; Alex Kovalev, F; Filip Kuba, D; Pascal Leclaire, G; Milan Michalek, F; Chris Neil, F; Chris Phillips, D; Alexandre Picard, D; Peter Regin, F; Jarkko Ruutu, F; Ryan Shannon, F; Jason Spezza, F; Anton Volchenkov, D.

Injured Reserve Jesse Winchester, F.

Philadelphia Flyers
Arron Asham, F; Johan Backlund, G; Marc-Andre Bourdon, D; Daniel Briere, F; Dan Carcillo, F; Matt Carle, D; Jeff Carter, F; Braydon Coburn, D; Riley Cote, F; Ray Emery, G; Simon Gagne, F; Claude Giroux, F; Scott Hartnell, F; Ian Laperriere, F; Ryan Parent, D; Darroll Powe, F; Chris Pronger, D; Mika Pyorala, F; Mike Richards, F; Danny Syvret, D; Michael-Lee Teslak, G; Kimmo Timonen, D; James Van Riemsdyk, F.

Injured Reserve Brian Boucher, G; Mike Rathje, D; Ole-Kristian Tollefsen, D.

Phoenix Coyotes
Adrian Aucoin, D; Paul Bissonnette, F; Mikkel Boedker, F; Ilja Bryzgalov, G; Shane Doan, F; Vernon Fiddler, F; Martin Hanzal, F; Ed Jovanovski, D; Lauri Korpikoski, F; Jason LaBarbera, G; Sami Lepisto, D; Matthew Lombardi, F; Zbynek Michalek, D; Peter Mueller, F; Kevin Porter, F; Petr Prucha, F; Kurt Sauer, D; Scottie Upshall, F; James Vandermeer, D; Radim Vrbata, F; Daniel Winnik, F; Keith Yandle, D.

Injured Reserve Taylor Pyatt, F.

Pittsburgh Penguins
Craig Adams, F; Chris Bourque, F; Matt Cooke, F; Sidney Crosby, F; Pascal Dupuis, F; Mark Eaton, D; Ruslan Fedotenko, F; Marc-Andre Fleury, G; Eric Godard, F; Alex Goligoski, D; Sergei Gonchar, D; Bill Guerin, F; Brent Johnson, G; Tyler Kennedy, F; Chris Kunitz, F; Kris Letang, D; Evgeni Malkin, F; Jay McKee, D; Brooks Orpik, D; Mike Rupp, F; Jordan Staal, F.

Injured Reserve Mark Letestu, F; Ben Lovejoy, D.

St. Louis Blues
Derek Armstrong, F; David Backes, F; Patrik Berglund, F; Ben Bishop, G; Brad Boyes, F; Carlo Colaiacovo, D; Ty Conklin, G; B.J. Crombeen, F; Barret Jackman, D; Cam Janssen, F; Erik Johnson, D; Paul Kariya, F; Chris Mason, G; Jay McClement, F; Andy McDonald, F; T.J. Oshie, F; David Perron, F; Alex Pietrangelo, D; Roman Polak, D; Alex Steen, F; Darryl Sydor, D; Keith Tkachuk, F; Mike Weaver, D; Brad Winchester, F.

Injured Reserve Eric Brewer, D; D.J. King, F.

San Jose Sharks
Rob Blake, D; Dan Boyle, D; Joe Callahan, D; Ryane Clowe, F; Jason Demers, D; Thomas Greiss, G; Dany Heatley, F; Kent Huskins, D; Manny Malhotra, F; Patrick Marleau, F; Jamie McGinn, F; Doug Murray, D; Evgeni Nabokov, G; Scott Nichol, F; Jed Ortmeyer, F; Joe Pavelski, F; Devin Setoguchi, F; Jody Shelley, F; Brad Staubitz, F; Joe Thornton, F; Marc-Edouard Vlasic, D.

Injured Reserve None.

Tampa Bay Lightning
Steve Downie, F; Todd Fedoruk, F; Kurtis Foster, D; David Hale, D; Jeff Halpern, F; Victor Hedman, D; Zenon Konopka, F; Lukas Krajicek, D; Vincent Lecavalier, F; Ryan Malone, F; Andrej Meszaros, D; Drew Miller, F; Antero Niittymaki, G; Mattias Ohlund, D; Paul Ranger, D; Matt Smaby, D; Mike Smith, G; Martin St. Louis, F; Steven Stamkos, F; Alex Tanguay, F; Stephane Veilleux, F; Matt Walker, D; James Wright, F.

Injured Reserve None.

Toronto Maple Leafs
Francois Beauchemin, D; Jason Blake, F; Garnet Exelby, D; Jeff Finger, D; Mikhail Grabovski, F; Jonas Gustavsson, G; Niklas Hagman, F; Tomas Kaberle, D; Mike Komisarek, D; Nikolai Kulemin, F; Jamal Mayers, F; John Mitchell, F; Colton Orr, F; Alexei Ponikarovsky, F; Wayne Primeau, F; Jay Rosehill, F; Luke Schenn, D; Matt Stajan, F; Viktor Stalberg, F; Lee Stempniak, F; Vesa Toskala, G; Rickard Wallin, F; Ian White, D.

Injured Reserve Tim Brent, F.

Vancouver Canucks
Steve Bernier, F; Kevin Bieksa, D; Alex Burrows, F; Alex Edler, D; Christian Ehrhoff, D; Tanner Glass, F; Darcy Hordichuk, F; Ryan Johnson, F; Ryan Kesler, F; Roberto Luongo, G; Willie Mitchell, D; Shane O'Brien, D; Andrew Raycroft, G; Mason Raymond, F; Aaron Rome, D; Rick Rypien, F; Sami Salo, D; Mikael Samuelsson, F; Daniel Sedin, F; Henrik Sedin, F; Sergei Shirokov, F; Kyle Wellwood, F.

Injured Reserve Jannik Hansen, F.

Washington Capitals
Nicklas Backstrom, F; Matt Bradley, F; Chris Clark, F; John Erskine, D; Boyd Gordon, F; Mike Green, D; Milan Jurcina, D; Boyd Kane, F; Mike Knuble, F; Brooks Laich, F; Quintin Laing, F; Brendan Morrison, F; Shaone Morrisonn, D; Michael Nylander, F; Alex Ovechkin, F; Brian Pothier, D; Tom Poti, D; Jeff Schultz, D; Alexander Semin, F; Tyler Sloan, D; David Steckel, F; Jose Theodore, G; Semyon Varlamov, G.

Injured Reserve None.
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