Eric Himelfarb

Player Facts
  • Position
    C
  • Height
    5'9" / 176 cm
  • Weight
    170 lbs / 77 kg
  • Shoots
    R
  • Contract
    17/18+1

Himelfarb is a smart center with great speed and skating ability. Has good hands and puck-handling skills. Known as a hard working player, too. Lacks size, which can be a problem in physical contests.
- Ulf Andersson, EP (2011)

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1999-00 Sarnia Sting OHL 62 14 33 47 26 3 | Playoffs 7 1 4 5 4 1
2000-01 Sarnia Sting OHL 49 31 44 75 48 -1 | Playoffs 4 1 7 8 4 -5
2001-02 Sarnia Sting OHL 67 35 48 83 67 -8 | Playoffs 5 1 4 5 11 -7
2002-03 Barrie Colts OHL 67 31 44 75 81 -4 | Playoffs 6 1 0 1 6 -3
2003-04 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 67 37 70 107 80 8 | Playoffs 5 4 4 8 8 -2
Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 7 2 3 5 2 6 | Playoffs 4 0 3 3 0 -5
2004-05 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 76 19 24 43 59 -6 |
2005-06 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 62 10 18 28 60 -6 | Playoffs 16 0 0 0 12 -2
2006-07 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 69 15 15 30 60 -5 | Playoffs 7 1 0 1 12 -7
2007-08 Lausanne HC NLB 36 24 45 69 46 | Playoffs 10 7 12 19 12
Genève-Servette HC NLA 1 0 0 0 0 |
2008-09 EHC Biel-Bienne NLA 47 11 13 24 60 | Relegation 11 3 1 4 16
EHC Biel-Bienne NLA - - - - - | Qualification 4 3 0 3 2
2009-10 Lausanne HC NLB 10 0 2 2 31 |
SC Langenthal NLB 24 11 14 25 30 | Playoffs 6 3 4 7 2
EHC Biel-Bienne NLA 0 0 0 0 0 | Relegation 8 2 3 5 4
2010-11 Rögle BK Allsvenskan 24 5 6 11 16 -1 | Kvalserien SHL 10 2 7 9 2 0
2011-12 Rögle BK “A” Allsvenskan 52 21 39 60 52 17 | Kvalserien SHL 8 5 1 6 27 3
2012-13 Linköping HC SHL 49 9 7 16 24 -6 |
2013-14 Linköping HC SHL 50 7 14 21 36 -1 | Playoffs 14 3 4 7 8 -5
2014-15 Leksands IF SHL 21 3 4 7 8 -20 |
Malmö Redhawks Allsvenskan 12 3 12 15 8 1 | Qualification 11 5 0 5 10 -3
2015-16 Malmö Redhawks SHL 38 2 10 12 20 -4 |
2016-17 Hockey Thurgau NLB 36 12 18 30 34 -14 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 6 -5
2017-18 SCL Tigers NLA 13 1 4 5 10 -2 |
SC Langenthal NLB 5 1 1 2 4 1 |
HC La Chaux-de-Fonds NLB 6 2 5 7 8 -3 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2008-09 Team Canada Spengler Cup 1 0 0 0 0 |
2012-13 Linköping HC ET 5 2 1 3 2 |
2017-18 SCL Tigers Swiss Cup 2 2 0 2 0 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 214 46 60 106 0.50 181 -11 | 27 1 3 4 0.15 24 -14
Allsvenskan 88 29 57 86 0.98 76 17 | 29 12 8 20 0.69 39 0
ET 5 2 1 3 0.60 2 0 |
NLA 61 12 17 29 0.48 70 -2 | 23 8 4 12 0.52 22 0
NLB 117 50 85 135 1.15 153 -16 | 20 10 16 26 1.30 20 -5
OHL 312 148 239 387 1.24 302 -2 | 27 8 19 27 1.00 33 -16
SHL 158 21 35 56 0.35 88 -31 | 14 3 4 7 0.50 8 -5
Spengler Cup 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 |
Swiss Cup 2 2 0 2 1.00 0 0 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
03/23/2018
03/23/2018 Rumour Langnau Unknown
11/28/2017
11/28/2017 Loan Langnau Chaux-de-Fonds
10/24/2017
10/24/2017 Loan Langnau Langenthal
09/26/2017
09/26/2017 Loan Langnau Chaux-de-Fonds
03/07/2017
03/07/2017 Confirmed Thurgau Langnau
10/10/2016
10/10/2016 Confirmed Malmö Redhawks Thurgau
01/14/2015
01/14/2015 Confirmed Leksands IF Malmö Redhawks
04/23/2014
04/23/2014 Confirmed Linköping HC Leksands IF
04/10/2012
04/10/2012 Confirmed Rögle BK Linköping HC
05/18/2011
05/18/2011 Extension Rögle BK Rögle BK
12/01/2010
12/01/2010 Confirmed No team Rögle BK
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1999, 4 #74 overall by Sarnia Sting in the OHL Priority Selection

Career transactions
- 2012-04-10 • Signed by Linköping
- 2011-05-18 • Signed by Rögle
- 2009-10-10 • Signed by Lausanne
- 2007-05-30 • Signed to a one-year contract by Lausanne
- 2004-07-21 • Signed to a three-year, entry-level contract by the Detroit Red Wings
- 2002-08-22 • Traded to the Barrie Colts

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