DRAFT HISTORY
2010

2

33

Lars Eller STL

4

81

Evan Oberg VAN
4 94 Cody Almond MNW
5 101 Brock Trotter MON
6 122 Derek Smith OTT
WAIVER DRAFT
1 22 Jeff Tambellini NYI
2 46 Vladimir Mihalik TAM
3 69 Adam Burish CHI
4 89 Jay Pandolfo NJD
5 104 Kirk Maltby DET
6 118 Derek Boogaard MNW
7 129 Andy Hilbert MNW
8 134 Alexandre Picard CBJ
2009

3

67

Anssi Salmela ATL

6

127

Radek Smolenak TAM
6 129 P.L. Letourneau-L. NJD
6 134 Matt Climie DAL
WAIVER DRAFT
1 21 Bryce Salvador NJD
2 45 Sergei Zubov DAL
3 67 Ryan Craig TAM
4 87 Yan Stastny STL
5 101 Wade Brookbank CAR
6 112 Chris Chelios DET
7 121 Tim Conboy CAR
8 126 Rob Davison VAN
9 127 Chris Gratton CBJ
2008

1

12

Andrew Cogliano EDM

1

15

Sergei Kostitsyn MON
2 48 Alex Goligoski PIT
4 74 Ryan Stone PIT
5 98 Lukas Kaspar SJS
6 122 Mike Brown VAN
7 141 Darryl Boyce TOR
WAIVER DRAFT
1 2 Anders Eriksson CGY
2 26 Georges Laraque PIT
3 49 Sami Kapanen PHI
4 71 Luke Richardson OTT
5 91 Vitali Vishnevski NJD
2007

1

7

Alexander Radulov NSH
1 20 Dustin Boyd CGY
2 27 Clarke MacArthur BUF
3 51 Alexei Kaigorodov PHO
3 68 Johnny Oduya NJD
4 75 Jonas Holmqvist TBL
5 98 Patrick Fischer PHO
5 99 Bret Hedican CAR
6 107 Roman Polak STL
6 122 Brad Isbister NYR
7 146 David Hale CGY
2006

1

9

Alexander Steen TOR

1

10 Zach Parise NJD

1

23 Corey Perry ANA

2

35 Rostislav Olesz FLO
2 39 Andrew Ladd CAR
3 61 Robert Nilsson NYI

4

75

Brett Lebda DET

4

85

Pekka Rinne NSH

5

97

Barry Tallackson NJD

5

98

Ole-K. Tollefson CBJ

8

173

Yanick Lehoux PHO

8

176

Nolan Yonkman WSH

9

193

Tomas Kopecky DET

11

232

Joey Tenute WSH
12

241

David Liffiton NYR

13

247

Keith Aucoin CAR

14

252

Masi Marjamaki NYI
2004

4

91

Grant Marshall NJD

5

101

Jaroslav Bednar FLO

5

113

Shane Willis TBL

5

114

Mark Mowers DET

5

116

Dominic Moore NYR

6

132

Jason Williams DET

6

135

Ivan Ciernik WSH

7

151

David Ling CBJ

8

169

Darby Hendrickson COL
2003

1

7 Ryan Miller BUF
3 53 Steve Ott DAL
3 72 Brian Finley NSH
5 98 Mike Danton NJD
8 180 Lynn Loyns SJS

9

184 Pat Kavanagh VAN

9

197 Kari Haakana EDM

10

212 Jesse Boulerice CAR

11

219 Shawn Thornton CHI

12

222 Jesse Fibiger SJS
2002
7 182 Steve Dubinsky NSH
7 196 Shane Hnidy OTT
8 206 Tim Taylor TBL
8 220 Krzysztof Oliwa NJD
9 230 Alexei Tezikov VAN
9 244 Dale Purinton NYR
10 254 Tommy Albelin NJD
10 268 Rich Pilon STL
11 284 Blake Bellefeuille CBJ
12 296 Craig Adams CAR
13 306 David Harlock ATL

14

314

Steve Bancroft SJS
15 319 Craig Berube CGY
2001
5 94 Kevin Stevens PIT
5 96 Maxim Kuznetsov DET
6 106 Petr Smrek NYR
6 108 Ken Sutton NJD
6 112 Joey Tetarenko FLO

7

124

Ricard Persson OTT

7

127

Kirk Muller DAL

8

135

Todd Fedoruk PHI

8

137

Gord Murphy ATL
2000
2 38 David Tanabe CAR
4 63 Jere Karalahti LOS
5 81 Frantisek Kaberle ATL
5 85 Randy Robitaille NSH
6 103 Jorgen Jonsson ANA

6

104

Kirk McLean NYR
1999 (Fresno)
1 6 Brendan Morrison NJD

1

8

J.P. Dumont CHI

2

28

Steve Smith CGY
4 65 Jamie Heward NSH
4 75 James Patrick BUF

5

79

Andrei Nazarov CGY

6

96

Paul Ranheim CAR

6

107

Ted Crowley NYI

7

112

Bob Probert CHI
1998 (Fresno)
1 15 Andrei Zyuzin SJS
2 18 Rem Murray EDM
4 64 Paul Laus FLO
4 67 Adam Burt CAR
4 68 Esa Tikkanen WSH
9 170 Chad Kilger CHI
10 186 Craig Berube WSH
10 189 Daniil Markov TOR
11 208 Murray Baron PHO
12 226 Scott Thornton MON
13 242 Steven Rice CAR
14 258 Jeff Odgers COL

15

275

Chris McAllister VAN

16

292

Steve Leach CAR
1997 (Fresno)
1 9 Guy Hebert ANA
3 23 Niklas Lidstrom DET
3 29 Saku Koivu MON
6 56 Rob Blake LOS
7 70 J.J. Daigneault ANA
9 85 Dmitri Khristich LOS
9 92 Randy Cunneyworth OTT
10 104 Shayne Corson MON
11 115 A. Karpovtsev NYR
12 133 Garry Galley BUF
13 148 Per Gustafsson FLO
13 149 Craig Ludwig DAL

14

162

Bobby Dollas ANA

15

176

Vladimir Tsyplakov LOS

16

190

Steve Shields BUF

17

204

Radek Bonk OTT

18

219

Rem Murray EDM
19 235 Guy Carbonneau DAL
20 251 Valeri Bure MON
21 271 Yanic Perreault LOS
22 289 Lonny Bohonos VAN
23 307 Jan Vopat LOS
24 325 Andreas Dackell OTT
25 342 Shane Doan PHO
26 359 Bruce Gardiner OTT

27

376

Mats Lindgren EDM

28

392

Andrei Nikolishin WSH
29 414 Todd Hlushko CGY
1996 (ISHL Minnesota)
1 8 Joe Sakic COL
2 23 Alexander Mogilny VAN
3 38 J. Vanbiesbrouck FLO
4 53 Pat LaFontaine BUF
5 68 Wayne Gretzky STL
6 83 Robert Svehla FLO
7 98 Adam Graves NYR
8 113 Benoit Hogue DAL
9 128 Adam Deadmarsh COL
10 143 Oleg Tverdovsky WPG
11 158 Alexei Zhitnik BUF
12 173 Vitali Yachmenev LOS
13 188 Todd Bertuzzi NYI
14 203 Bruce Driver NYR
15 218 Niclas Andersson NYI
16 233 Dino Ciccarelli DET
17 248 Cam Neely BOS
18 263 Michael Nylander CGY
19 278 Kirk Muller TOR
20 293 Boris Mironov EDM
21 308 Andy Moog DAL
22 323 Brian Holzinger BUF
23 338 Murray Baron STL
24 353 Stephane Quintal MON
25 368 Paul Laus FLO
26 383 Brian Rolston NJD
27 396 Dana Murzyn VAN
28 411 Jason Smith NJD


NSHL TEAMS

Topeka Tarantulas 

WESTERN CONFERENCE - CENTRAL DIVISION
Owner:
Doug North
Email:
douger3399 at yahoo dot com
Past Owners: Mike Snyder (96), Lance Milligan (96-99)


REGULAR SEASON RECORD | PLAYOFFS RECORD | ROSTER

REGULAR SEASON RECORD
YEAR TEAM

W

L

T

OL

GF

GA

PTS

 
1996-97 Minnesota Beavers

25

46

11

293

364

61

6th West
1997-98 Vultures of Fresno

48

25

9

269

201

105

2nd Western
1998-99 Vultures of Fresno

27

42

13

162

207

67

5th Western
1999-00 Vultures of Fresno

23

43

18

193

241

64

5th Western
2000-01 Topeka Scarecrows

44

33

7

297

263

95

2nd Central
2001-02 Topeka Scarecrows

50

25

7

2

345

260

109

1st Central
2002-03 Topeka Scarecrows

54

21

7

0

294

189

115

1st Central
2003-04 Topeka Scarecrows

47

26

8

1

261

202

103

1st Central
2004-05 Topeka Tarantulas

49

19

12

2

288

204

112

2nd Central
2006-07 Topeka Tarantulas

26

46

0

10

205

314

62

5th Central
2007-08 Topeka Tarantulas

23

51

0

8

188

314

54

5th Central
2008-09 Topeka Tarantulas

52

27

0

3

260

224

107

1st Central
2009-10 Topeka Tarantulas

55

21

0

6

348

233

116

2nd Central
PLAYOFFS RECORD
1996-97 Missed Playoffs
1997-98 Western #3 Seed Western SF - Lost to #2 Florida, 1-4
1998-99 Missed Playoffs
1999-00 Missed Playoffs
2000-01 League #7 Seed First Round - Defeated #10 Lyndonville, 4-2
Second Round - Lost to #4 Montreal, 1-4
2001-02 League #2 Seed Second Round - Defeated #10 Brooklyn, 4-3
Semi-Finals - Lost to #4 Montreal, 1-4
2002-03 Western #1 Seed Western QF - Defeated #8 Fort Garry, 4-1
Western SF - Defeated #7 Drayton Valley, 4-1
Western Finals - Defeated #6 Houston, 4-1
Farley Cup Finals - Lost to #2 Lyndonville, 1-4
2003-04 Western #2 Seed Western QF - Defeated #7 Hampton Roads, 4-2
Western SF - Defeated #5 Houston, 4-3
Western Finals - Lost to #1 SEA Rainiers, 3-4
2004-05 Western #3 Seed Western QF - Defeated #6 Capital City, 4-1
Western SF - Defeated #2 Fort Garry, 4-2
Western Finals - Defeated #5 North Calgary, 4-2
Farley Cup Finals - Lost to #2 Long Island, 3-4
2006-07 Missed Playoffs
2007-08 Missed Playoffs
2008-09 Western #2 Seed Western QF - Defeated #7 Houston, 4-3
Western QF - Defeated #8 Capital City, 4-3
Western Finals - Defeated #3 Nevada, 4-2
Farley Cup Finals - Lost to #1 St. Michael's, 1-4
2009-10 Western #3 Seed Western QF - Defeated #6 Kansas City, 4-0
Western SF - Defeated #4 SEA Rainiers, 4-0
Western Finals - Lost to #1 Vancouver, 3-4
ROSTER
FORWARDS (22)                     ACQUIRED
DET Abdelkader, Justin Trade with LYN 7/18/10
MIN Almond, Cody 4th round, 94th overall, 9/11/10
NSH Arnott, Jason Trade with PIH 12/16/09
CGY Backlund, Mikael Trade with NCH 11/24/10
CHI Burish, Adam 3rd round waiver, 69th overall, 9/18/10
FLO Campbell, Gregory Trade with BUF 12/3/08
CGY Dawes, Nigel Trade with LYN 12/12/07
STL Eller, Lars 2nd round, 33rd overall, 9/11/10
NSH Erat, Martin Trade with PIH 6/26/10
VAN Hansen, Jannik Trade with NCH 11/24/10
EDM Hemsky, Ales Trade with HOU 2/28/07
EDM Horcoff, Shawn Trade with PIH 12/16/09
MON Kostitsyn, Andrei   Trade with STM 12/6/06
ATL Kovalchuk, Ilya Trade with BUF 12/3/08
PHO Lombardi, Matthew Trade with CCC 1/25/11
DET Maltby, Kirk 5th round waiver, 104th overall, 9/18/10
EDM Moreau, Ethan Trade with NCH 9/27/09
NJD Pandolfo, Jay 4th round waiver, 89th overall, 9/18/10
ANA Perry, Corey 1st round, 23th overall, 9/9/06
--- Radulov, Alexander   1st round, 7th overall, 9/8/07
VAN Sedin, Henrik Trade with NCH 2/13/08
BOS Sturm, Marco Trade with MAN 1/25/11
DEFENSEMEN (11) ACQUIRED
MIN Burns, Brent Trade with SEA 5/21/06
STL Colaiacovo, Carlo Trade with LYN 8/14/08
ATL Enstrom, Tobias Trade with FLO 9/13/08
NYR Gilroy, Matt Trade with BRK 1/25/11
NAS Grebeshkov, Denis Trade with LYN 7/18/10
STL Junland, Jonas Trade with NCH 11/24/10
VAN Oberg, Evan 4th round, 81st overall, 9/11/10
NJD Salmela, Anssi 3rd round, 67th overall, 9/12/09
EDM Souray, Sheldon Trade with PIH 12/16/09
NSH Weber, Shea Trade with STM 12/6/06
STL Woywitka, Jeff Signed as free agnet, 1/25/11
GOALTENDERS (3) ACQUIRED
FLO Clemmensen, Scott Signed as free agent 10/2/08
DAL Lehtonen, Kari Trade with PIH 8/9/08
NAS Rinne, Pekka 4th round, 85th overall, 9/9/06