Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Alex Hicks
Alex Hicks played his college hockey at the University of Wisconsin at Eau-Claire where he was named to the NCHA First All-American team in both 1991 and 1992. After graduating, he spent time playing for Toledo of the ECHL and Adirondack and Las Vegas of the IHL.

He was signed as a free agent by Anaheim in August 1995 and played his first NHL game as a Mighty Duck. In his first NHL season, he totaled 21 points in 64 games for Anaheim. He played 18 games for the Ducks the following year before being traded to to Pittsburgh in October as part of a multi-player deal. He had 20 points in 55 games for the Penguins. Added to the eight he had tallied in Anaheim, the 1996-97 season was his best to date.

His made a return appearance with the Pens in 1997-98, playing in 58 games and earning 20 points. San Jose signed Hicks as a free agent in October 1998, but after only four games with the Sharks he was traded to Florida. He finished that season and began the next with the Panthers organization, but a knee injusry suffered during training camp kept him sidelined for most of the 1999-2000 season. He is currently playing in Europe.


REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1986-87 Calgary Spurs AJHL 53 40 47 87 117
1987-88 Calgary Spurs AJHL 56 37 58 95 185
1988-89 U. of Wisconsin-Eau Claire NCHA 30 21 26 47 42
1989-90 U. of Wisconsin-Eau Claire NCHA 34 31 48 79 30
1990-91 U. of Wisconsin-Eau Claire NCHA 26 22 35 57 43
1991-92 U. of Wisconsin-Eau Claire NCHA 26 24 42 66 63
1992-93 Toledo Storm ECHL 50 26 34 60 100 16 5 10 15 79
1992-93 Adirondack Red Wings AHL 3 0 0 0 0
1993-94 Toledo Storm ECHL 60 31 49 80 240 14 10 10 20 56
1993-94 Adirondack Red Wings AHL 8 1 3 4 2 5 0 2 2 2
1994-95 Las Vegas Thunder IHL 79 24 42 66 212 9 2 4 6 47
1995-96 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim NHL 64 10 11 21 37 +11
1995-96 Baltimore Bandits AHL 13 2 10 12 23
1996-97 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim NHL 18 2 6 8 14 +1
1996-97 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 55 5 15 20 76 -6 5 0 1 1 2
1997-98 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 58 7 13 20 54 +4 6 0 0 0 2
1998-99 San Jose Sharks NHL 4 0 1 1 4 -1
1998-99 Florida Panthers NHL 51 0 6 6 58 -4
1999-00 Florida Panthers NHL 8 1 2 3 4 +3 4 0 1 1 4
1999-00 Louisville Panthers AHL 17 6 5 11 23 -2
2000-01 EHC Eisbaren Berlin Germany 56 27 31 58 189
2001-02 Kolner Haie Germany 58 26 26 52 130 13 7 7 14 32
2002-03 Kolner Haie Germany 46 21 17 38 132 15 7 10 17 20
NHL Totals 258 25 54 79 247 15 0 2 2 8


Son of Wayne
NCHA West First All-American Team (1991, 1992)
Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, August 17, 1995. Traded to Pittsburgh by Anaheim with Fredrik Olausson for Shawn Antoski and Dmitri Mironov, November 19, 1996. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, October, 1998. Traded to Florida by San Jose with San Jose's 5th round choice (later traded to NY Islanders - NY Islanders selected Adam Johnson) in 1999 Entry Draft for Jeff Norton, November 11, 1998.
Missed majority of 1999-2000 due to knee injury in training camp after being re-assigned to minors, September 28, 1999.
Played w/ RHI's Buffalo Stampede in 1994 (22-19-32-51-62).