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Badgers men's hockey: Former Wisconsin players in the professional ranks
Former Badgers in the pros

Badgers men's hockey: Former Wisconsin players in the professional ranks

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Joe Pavelski

Forward Joe Pavelski, who played for the Badgers from 2004-06, is currently with the NHL's San Jose Sharks. 

Name, position, time at UW, current team

Brian Elliott, G, 2003-07, Philadelphia (NHL)

Jake Gardiner, D, 2008-11, Toronto (NHL)

Jake McCabe, D, 2011-14, Buffalo (NHL)

Ryan McDonagh, D, 2007-10, N.Y. Rangers (NHL)

Joe Pavelski, F, 2004-06, San Jose (NHL)

Justin Schultz, D, 2009-12, Pittsburgh (NHL)

Brendan Smith, D, 2007-10, N.Y. Rangers (NHL)

Craig Smith, F, 2009-11, Nashville (NHL)

Derek Stepan, F, 2008-10, Arizona (NHL)

Ryan Suter, D, 2003-04, Minnesota (NHL)

Kyle Turris, F, 2007-08, Ottawa (NHL)

Cody Goloubef, D, 2007-10, Stockton (AHL)

Nic Kerdiles, F, 2012-14, San Diego (AHL)

Luke Kunin, F, 2015-17, Iowa (AHL)

Joseph LaBate, F, 2011-15, Utica (AHL)

Michael Mersch, F, 2010-14, Ontario (AHL)

John Ramage, D, 2009-13, Cleveland (AHL)

Ben Street, F, 2005-10, Grand Rapids (AHL)

Ed Wittchow, D, 2012-16, Springfield (AHL)

Jack Dougherty, D, 2014-15, Milwaukee (AHL)

Matthew Ford, F, 2004-08, Grand Rapids (AHL)

Jamie McBain, D, 2006-09, Syracuse (AHL)

Tyler Barnes, F, 2010-14, Toledo (ECHL)

Grant Besse, F, 2013-17, Norfolk (ECHL)

Jefferson Dahl, F, 2010-14, Idaho (ECHL)

Joe Faust, D, 2010-14, Idaho (ECHL)

Brad Navin, F, 2011-15, Utah (ECHL)

Joel Rumpel, G, 2011-15, Wichita (ECHL)

Kevin Schulze, D, 2012-16, Wheeling (ECHL)

Frankie Simonelli, D, 2010-14, South Carolina (ECHL)

Rene Bourque, F, 2000-04, Djurgardens IF (Sweden)

Michael Davies, F, 2006-10, Augsburger (Germany)

Jake Dowell, F, 2003-07, EHC Linz (Austria)

Robbie Earl, F, 2003-06, EHC Biel (France)

Tom Gilbert, D, 2002-06, Nuremberg (Germany)

Kyle Klubertanz, D, 2004-08, Vienna (Austria)

Jeff Likens, D, 2003-07, Wolfsburg (Germany)

Ryan MacMurchy, F, 2002-06, Adler Mannheim (Germany)

Joe Piskula, D, 2004-07, Ilves (Finland)

Steven Reinprecht, F, 1996-00, Nuremberg (Germany)

Jack Skille, F, 2005-07, HC Dinamo Minsk (KHL)

Eric Springer, D, 2008-12 Leuven (Netherlands)

Mark Zengerle, F, 2010-14, Linkoping (Sweden)

teams as of Oct. 7


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