Adam Cracknell
Position Right wing
Shoots Right
6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
211 lb (96 kg)
NHL Team (P)
Cur. Team
St. Louis Blues
Peoria Rivermen (AHL)
Born July 15 1985 (1985-07-15) (age 35),
Prince Albert, SK, CAN
NHL Draft 279th overall, 2004
Calgary Flames
Pro Career 2006 – present

Adam Cracknell (born 15 July 1985 in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan) is a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger currently playing for the Peoria Rivermen of the American Hockey League. Cracknell was recalled by the Blues on March 1, 2011 after spending the majority of the 2011 season playing for the Rivermen.

Playing careerEdit

Cracknell played junior hockey for the Kootenay Ice in the Western Hockey League. Has was a member of the 2004–05 Western Hockey League regular season champions with the Kootenay Ice. In his final year, 2005–06, Cracknell lead the Kootenay team in goals (42), assists (51) and points (93); was Ranked second in the WHL in total points; and was named to the WHL West Second All-Star Team.[1]

Noticed by professional scouts for his size and work ethic, Cracknell was drafted by the Calgary Flames in the final round of the 2004 draft.[2]

He played three seasons (2006–09) with the Flames' minor league affiliates, but failed to make the jump into the NHL, and on July 16, 2009 he was signed as an unrestricted free agent by the St. Louis Blues.

On Saturday, March 12, 2011, Cracknell scored his first NHL goal in a game against the Detroit Red Wings.

Career statisticsEdit

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2002–03Kootenay IceWHL67741137110002
2003–04Kootenay IceWHL722635616341122
2004–05Kootenay IceWHL72192948651688166
2005–06Kootenay IceWHL724251938561456
2005–06Omaha Ak-Sar-Ben KnightsAHL61232
2006–07Las Vegas WranglersECHL31814223583366
2007–08Las Vegas WranglersECHL612930594721913224
2007–08Quad City FlamesAHL41010
2008–09Quad City FlamesAHL7910162636
2009–10Peoria RivermenAHL7617213840
2010–11Peoria RivermenAHL61619255442020
2010–11St. Louis BluesNHL243478
NHL totals 24 3 4 7 8


  1. National Hockey League (2010). The National Hockey League Official Guide & Record Book/2011. Triumph Books, 287. ISBN 978-1-60078-422-4. 

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