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Switzerland  / Canada RYAN GARDNER  Register Ryan Gardner in the EP Jobs Portal
Last team: Lugano - 2017

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BIRTHYEAR 1978-04-18 BIRTHPLACEToronto, ON, CAN
AGE 39 NATION Switzerland / Canada
POSITION RW/C SHOOTS R
HEIGHT 198 cm / 6'6" WEIGHT 100 kg / 220 lbs
YOUTH TEAM EHC Visp STATUS Retired
HIGHLIGHTS
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
1-time Champions Hockey League Champion 1
4-time NLA Champion 4

Gardner is a huge forward who can play both wing and center.
He has very good offensive instincts and a hard shot. Difficult to handle in the slot and around the crease. He is not very fast, though.
- Ulf Andersson, EP

Father: Dave Gardner
Uncle: Paul Gardner
Grandfather: Cal Gardner

© Photo: Robert Hradil

CAREER STATISTICS Use/Embed statistics RSS feed
 SEASON TEAM LEAGUE GP G A TP PIM +/-      POST GP G A TP PIM +/- 
 1995-96 London Knights OHL 61 4 101424 |            
 1996-97 London Knights OHL 19 1 3414 |            
  North Bay Centennials OHL 47 7 61335 |            
 1997-98 North Bay Centennials OHL 9 0 222 2 |            
  Ambrì-Piotta U20 Elite Jr. A 19 13 112450 |            
  HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA 5 0 000 | Playoffs 9 0 1112  
  EHC Leukerbad  SwissDiv1 5 1 23- |            
  Lausanne HC  NLB 1 0 000 |            
 1998-99 HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA 40 9 4138 | Playoffs 15 3 7102  
  HC Sierre  NLB 6 0 1125 |            
 1999-00 HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA 45 11 172816 | Playoffs 9 4 372  
 2000-01 HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA 43 10 122247 | Relegation 5 2 242  
 2001-02 HC Lugano NLA 39 9 8176 | Playoffs 13 0 112  
 2002-03 HC Lugano NLA 36 7 132047 | Playoffs 16 5 61110  
 2003-04 HC Lugano NLA 48 17 234040 | Playoffs 16 5 61112  
 2004-05 HC Lugano NLA 44 24 224624 | Playoffs 5 0 224  
 2005-06 HC Lugano NLA 40 15 274236 | Playoffs 17 8 71518  
 2006-07 HC Lugano  NLA 44 5 222726 | Playoffs 6 2 466  
 2007-08 ZSC Lions  NLA 35 17 143116 | Playoffs 17 8 9176  
 2008-09 ZSC Lions  NLA 50 25 285328 | Playoffs 4 1 012  
  Switzerland WC 5 1 010 -3 |            
  Switzerland (all) International 15 6 4100 |            
 2009-10 ZSC Lions  NLA 49 16 264228 | Playoffs 7 1 120  
  Switzerland (all) International 7 4 044 |            
 2010-11 SC Bern NLA 49 15 203534 9 | Playoffs 11 1 10112
  Switzerland WC 6 3 252 2 |            
  Switzerland (all) International 15 6 4106 |            
 2011-12 SC Bern NLA 49 11 213210 3 | Playoffs 17 4 6102
  Switzerland (all) International 2 0 002 |            
 2012-13 SC Bern NLA 50 25 174226 7 | Playoffs 18 7 81525 -4 
  Switzerland WC 10 2 350 1 |            
  Switzerland (all) International 15 4 5926 2 |            
 2013-14 SC Bern NLA 48 9 213012 15 | Relegation 6 4 374 -1 
  Switzerland OG 3 0 000 0 |            
  Switzerland (all) International 5 1 012 1 |            
 2014-15 SC Bern NLA 44 9 152424 13 | Playoffs 11 1 012 -2 
 2015-16 HC Fribourg-Gottéron  NLA 50 8 14228 -1 | Playoffs 5 0 110 -2 
 2016-17 HC Lugano NLA 49 7 71439 -9 | Playoffs 11 2 022 -1 
 
 TOURNAMENT STATISTICS
 1998-99 HC Ambrì-Piotta Continental Cup - - --- |            
 1999-00 HC Ambrì-Piotta Continental Cup 3 1 230 |            
 2003-04 Jokerit  Spengler Cup 4 2 020 1 |            
 2004-05 Team Canada Deutschland Cup - - --- |            
  Team Canada Hungarian Cup 3 1 010 |            
  Team Canada Spengler Cup 4 2 022 |            
 2005-06 Team Canada Deutschland Cup 1 0 000 |            
  Team Canada Loto Cup 3 1 010 |            
  Team Canada Spengler Cup 5 1 122 |            
 2006-07 HC Lugano ECC 2 0 000 0 |            
  Team Canada Spengler Cup 5 0 110 |            
 2008-09 ZSC Lions Champions HL 8 6 174 |            
 2009-10 ZSC Lions Victoria Cup 1 0 000 -1 |            
 2010-11 SC Bern ET 8 5 274 | Playoffs 3 0 006  
 2012-13 SC Bern ET 7 3 144 |            
  Switzerland Deutschland Cup 3 1 1224 -1 |            
 2013-14 SC Bern ET 8 1 450 |            
 2014-15 SC Bern  Champions HL 5 2 240 -1 |            
  SC Bern  Swiss Cup 4 3 030 |            
 2015-16 HC Fribourg-Gottéron Champions HL 4 1 236 2 |            
  HC Fribourg-Gottéron Swiss Cup 1 0 000 |            
 2016-17 HC Lugano Champions HL 8 2 246 1 |            
  HC Lugano Swiss Cup 2 0 002 |            
  HC Lugano Spengler Cup 4 1 014 0 |            


CAREER TOTALS
  GP G A TP PPG PIM  +/-    GP G A TP PPG PIM  +/- 
      Postseason
  Champions HL: 25 11 7 18 0.72 16  |    
  Continental Cup: 3 1 2 3 1.00 |    
  Deutschland Cup: 4 1 1 2 0.50 24  -1  |    
  ECC: 2 0 0 0 0.00 |    
  Elite Jr. A: 19 13 11 24 1.26 50  |    
  ET: 23 9 7 16 0.70 | 3 0 0 0 0.00
  Hungarian Cup: 3 1 0 1 0.33 |    
  International: 59 21 13 34 0.58 40  |    
  Loto Cup: 3 1 0 1 0.33 |    
  NLA: 857 249 331 580 0.68 475  37  | 218 58 77 135 0.62 115  -5 
  NLB: 7 0 1 1 0.14 25  |    
  OG: 3 0 0 0 0.00 |    
  OHL: 136 12 21 33 0.24 75  |    
  Spengler Cup: 22 6 2 8 0.36 |    
  Swiss Cup: 7 3 0 3 0.43 |    
  SwissDiv1: 5 1 2 3 0.60 |    
  Victoria Cup: 1 0 0 0 0.00 -1  |    
  WC: 21 6 5 11 0.52 |    



CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
SEASON AWARDS BY SEASON
2002-2003 NLA Champion (Lugano)
2003-2004 NLA Media All-Star Team (Lugano)
2005-2006 NLA Champion (Lugano)
2007-2008 NLA Champion (ZSC)
  NLA Most Goals Playoffs (8)
2008-2009 Champions Hockey League Champion
  Champions Hockey League Most Goals (6)
  NLA Media Swiss All-Star Team (ZSC)
2012-2013 NLA Champion (Bern)
  World Championship Silver Medal
2014-2015 Swiss Cup Winner (Bern)
 AWARDS BY LEAGUE
- Champions Hockey League Champion 08/09
- Champions Hockey League Most Goals 08/09
- NLA Champion 12/13, 02/03, 05/06, 07/08
- NLA Media All-Star Team 03/04
- NLA Media Swiss All-Star Team 08/09
- NLA Most Goals Playoffs 07/08
- Swiss Cup Winner 14/15
- World Championship Silver Medal 12/13



TRANSACTIONS
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE  
2018-02-07 Confirmed No team Retired
2016-04-18 Confirmed Gottéron Lugano
2015-04-02 Confirmed Bern Gottéron Traded 
2013-10-16 Extension Bern Bern 2 years 


PLAYER BIOGRAPHY AND TRIVIA
 
- Drafted 1995, round 2 #21 overall by London Knights in the OHL Priority Selection
 
 
Cult/Star player for Lugano
Cult/Star player for ZSC
Cult/Star player for Bern