NHL Players Playing In The AHL During The Lockout

Mandatory Credit: Bruce Fedyck-US PRESSWIRE

As it did in the 2004-05 season, the American Hockey League is set to benefit from the NHL lockout. There are a number of players on each NHL team that will be playing with their AHL affiliate until a new CBA is agreed upon. To get you ready for the start of the AHL season here is a list of all players who were expected to at least challenge for an NHL roster spot this year that will be playing in the AHL during the lockout.

Based on the NHL stars on some of these teams the early favorites to win the Calder Cup include the Oklahoma City Barons (Edmonton Oilers), Rochester Americans (Buffalo Sabres), Charlotte Checkers (Carolina Hurricanes), Rockford Icehogs (Chicago Blackhawks) and Toronto Marlies (Toronto Maple Leafs).

Anaheim Ducks (Norfolk Admirals)

  • Devante Smith-Pelley
  • Emerson Etem
  • Peter Holland
  • Kyle Palmieri

 

Boston Bruins (Providence Bruins)

  • Anton Khudobin
  • Jordan Caron

 

Buffalo Sabres (Rochester Americans)

  • Cody Hodgson
  • Marcus Foligno
  • Corey Tropp
  • Luke Adam
  • Brayden McNabb
  • Kevin Porter

 

Calgary Flames (Abbotsford Heat)

  • Roman Horak
  • Krys Kolanos
  • Sven Bartschi
  • T.J. Brodie

 

Carolina Hurricanes (Charlotte Checkers)

  • Drayson Bowman
  • Zach Boychuk
  • Zac Dalpe
  • Justin Faulk
  • Marc-Andre Gragnani

 

Chicago Blackhawks (Rockford Icehogs)

  • Nick Leddy
  • Marcus Kruger
  • Andrew Shaw
  • Dylan Olsen
  • Brandon Bollig
  • Jimmy Hayes

 

Colorado Avalanche (Lake Erie Monsters)

  • Stefan Elliott
  • David Van Der Guilk
  • Mark Olver
  • Tyson Barrie

 

Columbus Blue Jackets (Springfield Falcons)

  • Ryan Johansen
  • Cam Atkinson
  • John Moore

 

Dallas Stars (Texas Stars)

  • Cody Eakin
  • Tomas Vincour

 

Detroit Red Wings (Grand Rapids Griffins)

  • Brendan Smith
  • Gustav Nyquist

 

Edmonton Oilers (Oklahoma City Barons)

  • Jordan Eberle
  • Ryan Nugent-Hopkins
  • Magnus Pajaarvi-Svensson
  • Justin Schultz
  • Taylor Hall (injured)

 

Florida Panthers (San Antonio Rampage)

  • Quinton Howden
  • Drew Shore
  • Colby Robak
  • Alex Petrovic
  • Erik Gudbranson (injured)

 

Los Angeles Kings (Manchester Monarchs)

  • Slava Voynov
  • Andrei Loktionov
  • Jordan Nolan

 

Minnesota Wild (Houston Aeros)

  • Mikael Granlund
  • Charlie Coyle
  • Brett Bulmer
  • Jason Zucker

 

Montreal Canadiens (Hamilton Bulldogs)

  • Louis Leblanc
  • Aaron Palushaj
  • Jarred Tinordi

 

Nashville Predators (Milwaukee Admirals)

  • Gabriel Bourque
  • Chris Mueller
  • Jon Blum
  • Ryan Ellis

 

New Jersey Devils (Albany River Rats)

  • Adam Larsson
  • Adam Henrique
  • Jacob Josefson

 

New York Islanders (Bridgeport Sound Tigers)

  • Travis Hamonic
  • Nino Niederreiter
  • Calvin de Haan
  • Matt Donovan
  • Aaron Ness

 

New York Rangers (Connecticut Whale)

  • Chris Kreider
  • Kris Newbury

 

Ottawa Senators (Binghamton Senators)

  • Jared Cowen
  • Mika Zibanejad
  • Jacob Silfverberg
  • Mark Stone
  • Robin Lehner

 

Philadelphia Flyers (Adirondack Phantoms)

  • Sean Couturier
  • Brayden Schenn
  • Zac Rinaldo
  • Erik Gustaffson
  • Marc-Andre Bourdon
  • Eric Wellwood

 

Phoenix Coyotes (Portland Pirates)

  • Oliver Ekman-Larsson
  • Brandon Gormley
  • David Rundblad
  • Michael Stone

Pittsburgh Penguins (Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins)

  • Eric Tangradi
  • Simon Despres
  • Robert Bortuzzo
  • Brian Strait
  • Steve MacIntyre

 

St. Louis Blues (Peoria Rivermen)

  • Ian Cole
  • Taylor Chorney
  • Jaden Schwartz
  • Evgeny Grachev

 

San Jose Sharks (Worcester Sharks)

  • Tim Kennedy
  • John McCarthy
  • Frazer McLaren

 

Tampa Bay Lightning (Syracuse Crunch)

  • Keith Aulie
  • Brett Connolly
  • J.T. Wyman

 

Toronto Maple Leafs (Toronto Marlies)

  • Ben Scrivens
  • Jake Gardiner
  • Leo Komarov
  • Nazem Kadri
  • Korbinian Holzer

 

Vancouver Canucks (Chicago Wolves)

  • Zack Kassian
  • Jordan Schroeder
  • Chris Tanev
  • Eddie Lack

 

Washington Capitals (Hershey Bears)

  • Dmitri Orlov
  • Braden Holtby

 

Winnipeg Jets (St. John’s Icecaps)

  • Paul Postma
  • Alex Burmistrov
  • Derek Meech
  • Spencer Machacek

 

 


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Topics: Ahl, Lockout

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