Starting Lines by Game

Tracking starting lines by game for the 2019/2020 season. These are based on how the first lines rolled at the opening minutes and shouldn’t be considered in the traditional sense of NHL lines where the fourth line is necessarily the grinders/low minutes.

[ 2018-2019 Amerks Starting Lines by Game ]

2019-2020 Regular Season

Game 12 at Utica Comets 2019-11-2

Scratched: MacWilliam, Hickey, Malone, Paetsch, Randell
Missing: Johansson (likely joining the Sabres to Sweden)
Injured: Taylor Leier, Dalton Smith

19 CJ Smith 74 Asplund 72 Thompson
40 Elie 39 Dea 21 Lazar
81 Murray 11 Porter 15 Oglevie
13 Wilson 21 Burton 20 Cornel
18 Bryson 22 Redmond
24 Pilut 3 Borgen
35 Hammond
30 Romeo

Game 11 – coming soon

Game 10 – coming soon

Game 9 at Springfield Thunderbirds 2019-10-27

Scratched: Paetsch, DSmith, Randell, Luukkonen
Illness: Hammond
Injured: Casey Nelson, Remi Elie, Taylor Leier.

13 Wilson 39 Dea 27 Lazar
17 Malone 74 Asplund 72 Thompson
19 CJ Smith 11 Porter 15 Oglevie
81 Murray 21 Burton 20 Cornel
24 Pilut 5 Fitzgerald
2 MacWilliam 18 Bryson
44 Hickey 22 Redmond
31 Johansson
30 O’Shea

Game 8 at Syracuse Crunch 2019-10-26

Scratched: Nelson, MacWilliam, Paetsch, DSmith, Cornel, Luukkonen
Injured: Remi Elie, Taylor Leier.

13 Wilson 39 Dea 27 Lazar
19 CJ Smith 11 Porter 15 Oglevie
17 Malone 74 Asplund 72 Thompson
81 Murray 21 Burton 64 Randell
18 Bryson 22 Redmond
24 Pilut 5 Fitzgerald
44 Hickey 3 Borgen
35 Hammond
31 Johansson

Game 7 vs Hershey Bears 2019-10-23

Scratched: Fitzgerald, Hickey, Paetsch, DSmith, Randell
Unknown status: Elie
Injured: Ukko-Pekka Luukonen, Taylor Leier.

13 Wilson 39 Dea 27 Lazar
17 Malone 74 Asplund 72 Thompson
19 CJ Smith 11 Porter 15 Oglevie
81 Murray 21 Burton 20 Cornel
2 MacWilliam 3 Borgen
18 Bryson 22 Redmond
24 Pilut 34 Nelson
31 Johansson
35 Hammond

Game 6 at Utica Comets 2019-10-19

Scratched: Fitzgerald, Hickey, Paetsch, DSmith, Randell
Injured: Asplund, Ukko-Pekka Luukonen, Taylor Leier.

40 Elie 17 Malone 72 Thompson
19 CJ Smith 11 Porter 27 Lazar
13 Wilson 39 Dea 15 Oglevie
81 Murray 21 Burton 20 Cornel
24 Pilut 3 Borgen
2 MacWilliam 34 Nelson
18 Bryson 22 Redmond
35 Hammond
31 Johansson

Game 5 at Cleveland Monsters 2019-10-18

Scratched: Lazar (traveling), Hickey, Randell, Murray, Paetsch, Fitzgerald
Injured: Ukko-Pekka Luukonen, Taylor Leier.

40 Elie 76 Asplund 72 Thompson
19 CJ Smith 11 Porter 20 Cornel
13 Wilson 39 Dea 15 Ogleive
37 D Smith 21 Burton 17 Malone
24 Pilut 3 Borgen
2 MacWilliam 34 Nelson
18 Bryson 22 Redmond
35 Hammond
31 Johansson

Game 4 at Hartford Wolf Pack 2019-10-13

Scratched: Lazar, Hickey, Randell, Murray, Paetsch
Injured: Lawrence Pilut, Ukko-Pekka Luukonen, Taylor Leier.

19 CJ Smith 39 JS Dea 15 Oglevie
40 Elie 76 Asplund 72 Thompson
13 Wilson 11 Porter 20 Cornel
37 D Smith 17 Malone 21 Burton
18 Bryson 22 Redmond
34 Nelson 3 Borgen
2 MacWilliam 5 Fitzgerald
35 Hammond
31 Johansson

Game 3 at Providence Bruins 2019-10-12

Scratched: Redmond, Malone, Randell, Murray, Paetsch
Injured: Lawrence Pilut, Ukko-Pekka Luukonen, Taylor Leier.

40 Elie 76 Asplund 72 Thompson
19 CJ Smith 27 Lazar 15 Oglevie
13 Wilson 11 Porter 39 JS Dea
37 D Smith 20 Cornel 21 Burton
18 Bryson 3 Borgen
44 Hickey 34 Nelson
2 MacWilliam 5 Fitzgerald
31 Johansson
35 Hammond

Game 2 at Springfield Thunderbirds 2019-10-11

Scratched: Fitzgerald, D Smith, Randell, Murray, Paetsch
Injured: Lawrence Pilut, Ukko-Pekka Luukonen, Taylor Leier.

40 Elie 76 Asplund 72 Thompson
19 CJ Smith 27 Lazar 39 JS Dea
13 Wilson 11 Porter 15 Oglevie
21 Burton 17 Malone 20 Cornel
18 Bryson 22 Redmond
2 MacWilliam 3 Borgen
44 Hickey 34 Nelson
35 Hammond
31 Johansson

Game 1 vs Syracuse Crunch 2019-10-04

Scratched: D Smith, Randell, Murray, Hickey, Paetsch
Injured: Lawrence Pilut, Ukko-Pekka Luukonen, Taylor Leier.

19 CJ Smith 27 Lazar 39 JS Dea
40 Elie 76 Asplund 72 Thompson
13 Wilson 11 Porter 15 Oglevie
21 Burton 17 Malone 20 Cornel
18 Bryson 22 Redmond
2 MacWilliam 5 Fitzgerald
34 Nelson 3 Borgen
35 Hammond
31 Johansson

2019-2020 Preseason

Preseason Game 1 vs Syracuse Crunch 2019-9-26

Scratched: Andrew MacWilliam, Casey Fitzgerald, Kevin Porter, Jacob Bryson, CJ Smith, Zach Redmond, Andrew Hammond, Jean-Sebastien Dea, Kurt Gosselin, Brandon Hickey
Injured: Ukko-Pekka Luukonen, Taylor Leier
Still in Buffalo: Rasmus Asplund, Will Borgen, John Gilmour, Remi Elie

14 Aquin 17 Malone 20 Cornel
15 Oglevie 21 Burton 16 Olson
37 D Smith 81 Murray 64 Randell
25 Mitchell 10 Witala 45 Hesler
4 Paetsch 43 Hora
8 Stephens 7 Bisson
77 Hall 29 Baudry
31 Johansson
41 Houser

Games 2 and 3 were not available.