Since 1994, over 200 Grizzlies players have gone on to play in the National Hockey League. Since 2006, Ray Whitney (Carolina) and Scott Niedermayer have won Stanley Cup Championships.
2016-2017 NHL Debuts
2013-14 Grizzlies goaltender Aaron Dell debuted with San Jose this season and went 11-6-1 with a 2.00 Goals-Against-Average and a .931 Save Percentage. 2013-14 Utah forward Joseph Cramarossa debuted with Anaheim this season before moving over to Vancouver; playing in 12 NHL games. 2011-12 Utah forward Justin Dowling made his NHL debut with Dallas and played in nine games.
FORMER GRIZZLIES ON NHL OPENING DAY ROSTERS TO START 16-17
- Victor Bartley: Minnesota Wild: With Utah during the 2009-10 season.
-Joseph Cramarossa: Anaheim Ducks: With Utah during the 2013-2014 season.
- Trevor Daley: Pittsburgh Penguins: With Utah during the 2003-2004 season.
-Aaron Dell: San Jose Sharks: With Utah during the 2013-2014 season.
-Michael Ferland: Calgary Flames: With Utah during the 2012-2013 season.
-Micheal Haley: San Jose Sharks: With Utah during the 2007-2007 season.
- Trevor Lewis: Los Angeles Kings: With Utah during the 2012-2013 NHL lockout.
- Andrew MacDonald: Philadelphia Flyers With Utah during 2007-2008 season.
- Steve Ott: Detroit Redwings: With Utah during the 2002-2003 season.
- Mike Smith: Arizona Coyotes: With Utah from 2002-2004 seasons.
- Mark Streit:
Philadelphia Flyers: With Utah during the 1999-2000 season.
The below former Grizzlies have also played in the NHL.