Friday, March 27, 2009

Badgers In The Pros Update

Here is an updated list of forever Badger players currently getting paid to play the game they love. Not a ton of changes since the last time we updated the list. Davis Drewiske is now with the L.A. Kings, and Jack Skille has been sent back down to Rockford of the AHL. Matthew Ford has been re-assigned to Charlotte of the ECHL. Andy Wozniewski played a game with the Blues and is now with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. And last but not least, Tom Sawatske is now with the Reading Royals.

Click on any player to view player career statistics including stats while at Wisconsin.

NHL: (14)

Rene Bourque-Calgary Flames
Adam Burish-Chicago Blackhawks
Chris Chelios-Detroit Red Wings
Davis Drewiske-Los Angles Kings
Brian Elliott-Ottawa Senators
Tom Gilbert-Edmonton Oilers
Dany Heatley-Ottawa Senators
Curtis Joseph-Toronto Maple Leafs
Joe Pavelski-San Jose Sharks
Brian Rafalski-Detroit Red Wings
Steve Reinnprecht-Phoenix Coyotes
Ryan Suter-Nashville Predators
Kyle Turris-Phoenix Coyotes
Brad Winchester-St. Louis Blues

AHL: (10)

Alex Brooks-Chicago Wolves
Jake Dowell-Rockford Ice Hogs
Robbie Earl-Houston Aeros
Josh Engel-Toronto Marlies
Brian Fahey-Hartford Wolf Pack
Andrew Joudrey-Hershey Bears
Joe Piskula-Manchester Monarchs
Jack Skille-Rockford Ice Hogs
Nigel Williams-Lake Erie Monsters
Andy Wozniewski-Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins

ECHL: (6)

Matt Auffrey-Dayton Bombers
Andy Brandt-Gwinnett Gladiators
Ross Carlson-Florida Everblades
Matt Ford-Charlotte Checkers
Ryan MacMurchy-Stockton Thunder
Tom Sawatske-Reading Royals

Europe: (9)

Bernd Bruckler-Espoo Blues-FIN
Shawn Carter-Sinupret Ice Tigers-DEL
Mickey Elick-VSV EC-AUS
Sean Hill-Biel-Swiss A
Mark Heatley-Munich EHC
Matt Hussey-Straubing Tigers-DEL
Kyle Klubertanz-TPS Turku
Alex Leavitt-Kassel Huskies-DEL
Jeff Likens-Augsburg Panthers-DEL

IHL: (2)

Dan Boeser-Muskegon Lumberjacks
David Hukalo-Fort Wayne Komets