2000-01 Grand Rapids Griffins Roster

International Hockey League (IHL)
Team Record: 53-22 (SO: 0-7) - 113 points
in the IHL's East Division
Lost in 2nd Round
Coach: Bruce Cassidy (53-22, 7 OTL)
Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
Attendance: 328,919, Avg. 8,022 in 41 home dates
2000-01 Grand Rapids Griffins Statistics

The Grand Rapids Griffins of the International Hockey League ended the 2000-01 season with a record of 53 wins and 22 losses, with a 0-7 showing in shootouts for 113 points in the IHL's East Division.

The Griffins netted 279 goals, tops in the circuit. Grand Rapids yielded 196 goals. Viacheslav Butsayev scored 33 goals for the team, while Derek King tallied 30 or more, too. Derek King contributed 51 assists. Mike Fountain earned 34 wins for the squad, and Mathieu Chouinard added 15 or more victories also. Mike Fountain recorded a 2.08 goals against average, best among goalies with significant playing time. Bruce Cassidy coached the team. The 2000-01 Grand Rapids Griffins lost in the in 2nd Round of the playoffs.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Chad AlbanGApril 27, 19765'9"165RKalamazoo, MI USA
Keith AldridgeDJuly 20, 19735'11"185RDetroit, MI USA
Sean BerensCApril 6, 19765'9"183LSkokie, IL USA
Sean BlanchardDMarch 29, 19785'11"198LSudbury, ON
Joel BouchardDJanuary 23, 19746'1"209LMontreal, QC Canada
Eric BrűleDJanuary 17, 19705'11"190LVictoriaville, QC Canada
Viacheslav ButsayevCJune 13, 19706'2"228LTogliatti, Russia
Mathieu ChouinardGApril 11, 19806'1"211LLaval, QC Canada
Ivan CiernikLOctober 30, 19776'1"234LLevice, Slovakia
Mike CrowleyDJuly 4, 19755'11"190LBloomington, MN USA
Jeff Da CostaDMay 16, 19765'11"178Toronto, ONT Canada
Sylvain DaigleGOctober 20, 19765'7"185RSt-Hyacinthe, QC Canada
Ilja DemidovGApril 14, 19796'0"190Moscow, Russia
John EmmonsCAugust 17, 19746'1"203LSan Jose, CA USA
Mike FountainGJanuary 26, 19726'1"180LNorth York, ON Canada
Sean GagnonDSeptember 11, 19736'2"219LSault Ste. Marie, ON Canada
Konstantin GorovikovCAugust 31, 19776'0"183LNovosibirsk, RUS
Kevin GrimesDAugust 19, 19796'2"203LOttawa, ON Canada
John GrudenDJune 4, 19706'0"203LVirginia, MN USA
Mike HallCFebruary 13, 19736'2"180LOttawa, ON
Josh HarroldDJune 25, 19766'1"205Kirtland Hills, OH USA
Shane HnidyDNovember 8, 19756'2"204RBrandon, MB Canada
Justin HockingDJanuary 9, 19746'4"215RStettler, AB Canada
Derek KingLFebruary 11, 19676'1"203LHamilton, ON Canada
Joel KwiatkowskiDMarch 22, 19776'2"210LKindersley, SK Canada
Judd LambertGJune 3, 19746'1"176LRichmond, BC Canada
Cail MacLeanRWSeptember 30, 19765'11"195RMiddleton, NS
Mike MauriceCApril 22, 19666'1"209LHamilton, ON Canada
Marty McSorleyDMay 18, 19636'1"235RHamilton, ON Canada
Craig MillarDJuly 12, 19766'2"212LWinnipeg, MB Canada
Kip MillerCJune 11, 19695'10"190LLansing, MI USA
Chris NeilRJune 18, 19796'1"209RMarkdale, ON Canada
David OliverRApril 17, 19716'0"190RSechelt, BC Canada
Ed PattersonRNovember 14, 19726'2"213RCalgary, AB Canada
Rastislav PavlikovskýCMarch 2, 19775'11"198LIlava, SVK
Philippe PlanteDAugust 10, 19786'0"200LGreenfield Park, QC
Travis RichardsDMarch 22, 19706'1"195LCrystal, MN USA
Jamie RiversDMarch 16, 19756'1"206LOttawa, ON Canada
David RobertsLMay 28, 19706'0"185LAlameda, CA USA
Petr SchastlivyLApril 18, 19796'1"204LVikhorevka, Russia
Bobby StewartLWJune 3, 19745'9"174LFort McMurray, AB Canada
Chris SzyskyRWJune 8, 19766'0"205RRegina, SK Canada
J.F. TremblayLMay 18, 19765'11"163Beauport, QUE Canada
David Van DrunenDJanuary 31, 19766'0"204RSherwood Park, AB Canada
Todd WhiteCMay 21, 19755'10"195LKanata, ON Canada
Derek WoodCJuly 8, 19755'10"190LPrince George, BC Canada

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