Team Facts

2012-2013 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#1 Benjamin Conz (G) 28 1991 St. Ursanne, SUI 5'10" 205 R
#29 Simon Rytz (G) 36 1983 Biel-Bienne, SUI 5'9" 176 L
#35
Cory Schneider (G) 33 1986 Marblehead, MA, USA 6'3" 201 L
#35 Ludovic Waeber (G) 23 1996 Fribourg, SUI 6'1" 176 L
DEFENSEMEN
#2 Marc Abplanalp (D) 35 1984 Grindelwald, SUI 5'11" 194 L
#61 Alain Birbaum (D) 34 1985 Fribourg, SUI 5'8" 181 L
#3 Raphaël Erb (D) 28 1991 La Chaux-de-Fonds, SUI 6'1" 198 L
#5 Lukas Gerber (D) 37 1982 Bern, SUI 6'2" 201 R
#12 Bruno Gervais (D) 35 1984 Longueuil, QC, CAN 6'1" 201 R
#44 Shawn Heins (D)   “A” 46 1973 Eganville, ON, CAN 6'3" 214 L
#3
Alexander Jeitziner (D) 26 1993 Herisau, SUI 6'0" 203 L
#8 Joel Kwiatkowski (D) 42 1977 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 6'0" 203 L
#55 Romain Loeffel (D) 28 1991 La Chaux-de-Fonds, SUI 5'10" 187 R
#82 Michaël Ngoy (D) 38 1982 Lausanne, SUI 6'0" 192 L
#77 Sebastian Schilt (D) 32 1987 Hasle-Rüegsau, SUI 6'2" 196 L
#7 Olivier Schäublin (D) 42 1978 5'11" 196 R
#79 Sandro Wiedmer (D) 31 1988 6'0" 190 L
#3 David Wildhaber (D) 24 1995 Walenstadt, SUI 6'1" 209 L
FORWARDS
#93 Cedric Botter (C) 35 1985 Bern, SUI 6'0" 187 L
#15 Sandro Brügger (RW) 28 1991 5'7" 150 L
#89
Andrei Bykov (C) 31 1988 Moskva, RUS 5'8" 154 L
#23
Jan Cadieux (LW/RW) 39 1980 Davos, SUI 5'9" 172 L
#51 David Desharnais (C/LW) 33 1986 Laurier-Station, QC, CAN 5'7" 176 L
#96 Christian Dubé (C)   “A” 42 1977 Québec, QC, CAN 6'0" 176 R
#3 Florian Dähler (LW) 33 1986 Wynigen, SUI 5'10" 179 L
#22 Simon Gamache (LW/C) 39 1981 Thetford Mines, QC, CAN 5'10" 185 L
#57 Adam Hasani (LW) 30 1989 Fribourg, SUI 6'0" 187 L
#28 Patric Hörnqvist (RW) 33 1987 Sollentuna, SWE 6'0" 190 R
#58 Sandy Jeannin (C)   “C” 43 1976 Neuchâtel, SUI 5'11" 183 L
#79 Timothy Kast (C/LW) 31 1988 Genève, SUI 5'10" 165 L
#27
Mike Knoepfli (LW) 37 1982 Georgetown, ON, CAN 6'0" 194 R
#72
Adrien Lauper (LW) 32 1987 Fribourg, SUI 6'2" 207 L
#20 Greg Mauldin (C/W) 37 1982 Boston, MA, USA 5'11" 194 R
#26 Melvin Merola (RW) 26 1993 Verbier, SUI 5'8" 181 R
#72 Killian Mottet (LW) 29 1991 Evionnaz, SUI 5'10" 168 L
#13 Benjamin Plüss (LW)   “A” 40 1979 Bülach, SUI 5'10" 187 L
#18 Pavel Rosa (RW) 42 1977 Most, CZE 6'0" 194 R
#86 Julien Sprunger (RW)   “A” 34 1986 Fribourg, SUI 6'4" 198 R
#33 Maxim Sushinsky (RW) 45 1974 St. Petersburg, RUS 5'9" 179 L
#9 Sebastian Sutter (F) 28 1991 Chur, SUI 6'0" 203 L
#25 Maxime Talbot (C/W) 35 1984 Lemoyne, QC, CAN 5'11" 181 L
#17 Tristan Vauclair (LW) 34 1985 Delémont, SUI 5'11" 181 L
#72 Juris Zandovskis (F) 26 1993 Riga, LAT 6'0" 176 L
Position: G:1 D:9 F:19 | Av Age: 28.14 years | Av Ht: 5'11" | Av Wt 188 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name BCF Arena
  • Location Fribourg
  • Capacity 6 700
  • Construction Year 1982
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
01/20/2020
01/20/2020 Confirmed Leaving Flavio Schmutz (F) Leaving for Langnau
01/15/2020
01/15/2020 Confirmed Joining Chris DiDomenico (F) Joining from Langnau
01/13/2020
01/13/2020 Confirmed Joining David Aebischer (D) Joining from Gatineau Olympiques
01/09/2020
01/09/2020 Extension Daniel Brodin (F)
01/09/2020 Rumour Leaving Marco Forrer (D) Leaving for Unknown
01/08/2020
01/08/2020 Extension Marc Abplanalp (D)
12/27/2019
12/27/2019 Confirmed Joining Zach Boychuk (F) Joining from No team
12/23/2019
12/23/2019 Loan Leaving Ludovic Waeber (G) Leaving for Ambrì-Piotta
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1990-1991 NLA 36 19 2 15 - - 167 147 40 4 Semifinal loss
1991-1992 NLA 36 25 5 6 - - 186 99 55 1 Final loss
1992-1993 NLA 36 25 4 7 - - 171 100 54 2 Final loss
1993-1994 NLA 36 29 3 4 - - 193 83 61 1 Final loss
1994-1995 NLA 36 18 5 13 - - 177 140 41 5 Semifinal loss
1995-1996 NLA 36 11 8 17 - - 114 116 30 9 Saved in play-out
1996-1997 NLA 36 17 5 14 - - 135 110 39 4 Quarterfinal loss
1997-1998 NLA 40 23 5 12 - - 142 111 51 2 Semifinal loss
1998-1999 NLA 45 13 3 29 - - 112 165 29 9 Saved in play-out
1999-2000 NLA 45 14 6 25 - - 132 153 34 8 Quarterfinal loss
2000-2001 NLA 44 18 6 20 - - 133 136 42 8 Quarterfinal loss
2001-2002 NLA 44 21 7 16 - - 142 138 49 3 Quarterfinal loss
2002-2003 NLA 44 16 5 23 - - 118 165 37 9 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 NLA 48 22 3 23 - - 152 135 47 8 Quarterfinal loss
2004-2005 NLA 44 13 7 24 - - 115 145 33 10 Saved in play-out
2005-2006 NLA 44 17 6 21 - - 136 154 40 9 Saved in play-out
2006-2007 NLA 44 12 0 19 1 12 134 167 50 10 Saved in play-out
2007-2008 NLA 50 17 0 21 7 5 132 163 70 8 Semifinal loss
2008-2009 NLA 50 19 0 20 7 4 154 143 75 7 Semifinal loss
2009-2010 NLA 50 18 0 22 4 6 145 160 68 7 Quarterfinal loss
2010-2011 NLA 50 22 - 28 8 6 157 154 64 8 Quarterfinal loss
2011-2012 NLA 50 26 - 14 6 4 156 120 94 3 Semifinal loss
2012-2013 NLA 50 24 - 10 11 5 163 123 99 1 Final loss
2013-2014 NLA 50 25 - 18 4 3 151 147 86 2 Semifinal loss
2014-2015 NLA 50 11 - 22 9 8 144 177 59 9 Saved in relegation
2015-2016 NLA 50 22 - 21 2 5 148 154 75 6 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 NLA 50 12 - 31 5 2 130 177 48 11 Saved in play-out
2017-2018 NLA 50 20 - 18 5 7 133 139 77 5 Quarterfinal loss
2018-2019 NLA 50 22 - 23 3 2 125 125 74 10 Saved in relegation
2019-2020 NLA 38 19 - 19 7 1 90 102 51 10 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1992-1993 Spengler Cup 4 0 - 4 - - 13 20 0 5 Did not make playoffs
1998-1999 Euro HL 6 0 - 5 0 1 11 32 1 4 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 ET 8 2 - 4 1 1 18 23 9 7 Did not make playoffs
Spengler Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 6 3 3 2 Semifinal loss
2013-2014 ET 8 2 - 3 2 1 23 24 11 6 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 Champions HL 6 3 - 0 2 1 21 13 14 1 16th final loss
Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 12 5 3 12 Eight final loss
2015-2016 Champions HL 4 1 - 2 0 1 11 15 4 3 Did not make playoffs
Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 4 3 3 13 Eight final loss
2016-2017 Champions HL 4 3 - 1 0 0 12 6 9 2 Semifinal loss
Swiss Cup 3 2 - 1 0 0 8 7 6 8 Quarterfinal loss
2017-2018 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 7 3 3 12 Eight final loss
2018-2019 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 8 8 3 14 Eight final loss
2019-2020 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 11 5 3 13 Eight final loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Philip-Michaël Devos (F) 2019-2020 HC Ajoie NLB 41 28 66 94 2
2. Jérémy Gailland (F) 2019-2020 HC Valais-Chablais Martigny SRL 30 16 29 45 8
3. Michal Birner (F) 2019-2020 Bili Tygri Liberec Czech 31 14 29 43 8
4. Vitali Lakhmatov (F) 2019-2020 GDT Bellinzona SwissDiv1 25 11 28 39 10
5. Roman Cervenka (F) 2019-2020 SC Rapperswil-Jona Lakers NLA 26 13 24 37 26
6. Lucas Joly (F) 2019-2020 Grand Falls Rapids MJAHL 38 18 18 36 22
7. Evgenï Chiriaev (F) 2019-2020 EHC Olten NLB 40 13 23 36 43
8. Arnaud Montandon (F) 2019-2020 HC Sierre NLB 33 11 25 36 18
9. Philippe Rytz (D) 2019-2020 EHC Olten NLB 36 8 27 35 64
10. Chris DiDomenico (F) 2019-2020 SCL Tigers NLA 35 9 23 32 54
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Julien Sprunger (F) 696 272 273 545
2. Vyacheslav Bykov (F) 263 200 330 530
3. Andrei Khomutov (F) 248 220 269 489
4. Gil Montandon (F) 530 194 216 410
5. Andrei Bykov (F) 523 96 271 367
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Julien Sprunger (F) 696 272 273 545
2. Andrei Khomutov (F) 248 220 269 489
3. Vyacheslav Bykov (F) 263 200 330 530
4. Jean Lussier (F) 171 196 99 295
5. Gil Montandon (F) 530 194 216 410
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Vyacheslav Bykov (F) 263 200 330 530
2. Julien Sprunger (F) 696 272 273 545
3. Andrei Bykov (F) 523 96 271 367
4. Andrei Khomutov (F) 248 220 269 489
5. Gil Montandon (F) 530 194 216 410
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Shawn Heins (D) 287 46 164 698
2. Patrice Brasey (D) 487 96 282 690
3. Alain Birbaum (D) 517 20 99 512
4. Antoine Descloux (D) 507 49 132 475
5. Julien Sprunger (F) 696 272 545 440
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Julien Sprunger (F) 696 272 273 545
2. Mario Rottaris (F) 583 163 199 362
3. Marc Abplanalp (D) 569 22 60 82
4. Benjamin Plüss (F) 544 174 187 361
5. Gil Montandon (F) 530 194 216 410
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Jonathan Roy (F) 1 2 3 3.000
2. Jean-François Sauvé (F) 102 90 235 2.304
3. Bernard Nadeau (F) 52 81 119 2.288
4. Vyacheslav Bykov (F) 263 200 530 2.015
5. Luc Saintonge (F) 5 7 10 2.000
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jean-François Sauvé (F) 1986-1987 NLA 32 32 58 90 2.81 31
2. Vyacheslav Bykov (F) 1991-1992 NLA 34 39 48 87 2.56 24
3. Andrei Khomutov (F) 1994-1995 NLA 35 41 45 86 2.46 32
4. Jean-François Sauvé (F) 1987-1988 NLA 36 34 52 86 2.39 40
5. Vyacheslav Bykov (F) 1990-1991 NLA 36 35 49 84 2.33 18
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Bernard Nadeau (F) 1974-1975 NLB 27 45 20 65 2.41 28
2. Jean Lussier (F) 1980-1981 NLA 27 42 19 61 2.26 45
3. Andrei Khomutov (F) 1994-1995 NLA 35 41 45 86 2.46 32
4. Vyacheslav Bykov (F) 1991-1992 NLA 34 39 48 87 2.56 24
5. Andrei Khomutov (F) 1990-1991 NLA 36 39 43 82 2.28 10
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jean-François Sauvé (F) 1986-1987 NLA 32 32 58 90 2.81 31
2. Jean-François Sauvé (F) 1987-1988 NLA 36 34 52 86 2.39 40
3. Vyacheslav Bykov (F) 1992-1993 NLA 35 25 51 76 2.17 14
4. Vyacheslav Bykov (F) 1994-1995 NLA 30 24 51 75 2.50 35
5. Vyacheslav Bykov (F) 1990-1991 NLA 36 35 49 84 2.33 18
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Shawn Heins (D) 2008-2009 NLA 47 11 20 31 0.66 174
2. Josh Holden (F) 2005-2006 NLA 44 17 18 35 0.80 127
3. Shawn Heins (D) 2010-2011 NLA 50 6 21 27 0.54 121
4. Shawn Heins (D) 2006-2007 NLA 26 6 13 19 0.73 120
5. Jim Slater (F) 2018-2019 NLA 48 11 20 31 0.65 117
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'0" 189 lbs 28.50
2018-2019 6'0" 189 lbs 29.07
2017-2018 6'0" 191 lbs 28.72
2016-2017 6'0" 189 lbs 27.00
2015-2016 6'0" 190 lbs 27.00
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