League Information and Facts
1996-1997 Standings
# Team GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA +/- TP Postseason
1. SC Bern 36 23 2 11 - - 155 108 47 48 Champion
2. EV Zug 36 22 3 11 - - 158 109 49 47 Final loss
3. EHC Kloten 36 18 5 13 - - 120 101 19 41 Quarterfinal loss
4. HC Fribourg-Gottéron 36 17 5 14 - - 135 110 25 39 Quarterfinal loss
5. HC Davos 36 19 1 16 - - 147 135 12 39 Semifinal loss
6. HC Lugano 36 17 4 15 - - 137 125 12 38 Semifinal loss
7. Zürcher SC 36 16 1 19 - - 123 149 -26 33 Quarterfinal loss
8. SC Rapperswil-Jona 36 14 2 20 - - 111 127 -16 30 Quarterfinal loss
9. HC Ambrì-Piotta 36 12 2 22 - - 119 138 -19 26 Did not make playoffs
10. HC La Chaux-de-Fonds 36 9 1 26 - - 103 196 -93 19 Did not make playoffs