Doug Zmolek is a retired professional ice hockey defenseman who played in the NHL for eight seasons between 1992 and 2000. Zmolek graduated from John Marshall High School in 1989. He was drafted 7th overall by the Minnesota North Stars in the 1989 NHL Entry Draft. He played 467 career NHL games, scoring 11 goals and 53 assists for 64 points. Zmolek also registered 905 penalty minutes in his career.
Taylor Chorney is a professional ice hockey defenceman for the Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was raised in Hastings, Minnesota. He was drafted by the Oilers with the 36th overall pick in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. He previously played at the University of North Dakota. He also was on Team USA at the 2006 World Junior Championships. Chorney represented the USA again in the 2007 World Juniors, where he was team captain.
Reed David Larson is a retired professional ice hockey defenseman and former captain of the Detroit Red Wings who played 904 regular season games in the National Hockey League between 1976 and 1990. He is a member of the United States Hockey Hall of Fame.
Ian Moran (born August 24, 1972 in [ United States) is a professional ice hockey defenceman, who currently a free agent. Moran was drafted 107th overall by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1990 NHL Entry Draft and made his debut for the Penguins during their playoff run in the 1993-94 NHL season. Moran stayed as a Penguin until 2003 where he was traded to the Boston Bruins.
Sean Hill is an American professional ice hockey player. He was most recently a defenseman for the Minnesota Wild in the NHL. He won the Stanley Cup in 1993 with the Montreal Canadiens. For the 2008/09 season he signed a contract with EHC Biel from Swiss National League.
Ryan Suter is a professional ice hockey defenseman who currently plays for the Nashville Predators of the National Hockey League (NHL). He is also an alternate captain of the US Olympic Team for the 2010 Winter Olympics. Ryan's father, Bob, was a member of the historic gold medal-winning 1980 United States Olympic hockey team that defeated the Soviet Union in the famous "Miracle on Ice" game.
Aaron M. Miller is a retired American professional ice hockey defenseman. Over the course of his fourteen year career in the National Hockey League, Miller played for four teams: the Quebec Nordiques, who eventually relocated and became the Colorado Avalanche, the Los Angeles Kings, and the Vancouver Canucks. In 2002, he was selected as a member of United States hockey team at the 2002 Winter Olympics, where he won a silver medal.
Thomas Joseph Preissing is an American professional ice hockey defenseman currently playing with the affiliate of the Colorado Avalanche, the Lake Erie Monsters, in the AHL. He was raised in Rosemount, Minnesota.
Mark Steven Howe is a retired Canadian-American professional ice hockey defenseman who played 16 seasons in the National Hockey League and 6 seasons in the World Hockey Association. He is the son of Colleen and Gordie Howe, and early in his career was a teammate of his father.
Bryce James Lampman (born August 31, 1982 in Rochester, Minnesota) is an American ice hockey player who is currently under contract with the St. Louis Blues of the NHL. Lampman was drafted 113th overall by the Rangers in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft. He has spent most of his professional career with the Rangers’ AHL affiliate the Hartford Wolf Pack, though he has played ten games in the NHL for the New York Rangers.
Deron Timothy Quint is an ice hockey defenseman currently playing with HC Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk of the Kontinental Hockey League. He has also played in the National Hockey League with the Winnipeg Jets, Phoenix Coyotes, New Jersey Devils, Columbus Blue Jackets, Chicago Blackhawks and New York Islanders.