Team Facts

2004-2005 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
David Aebischer (G) 44 1978 Genève, SUI 6'1" 187 L
Jonas Müller (G) 38 1984 Glarus, SUI 6'0" 176 R
Ronnie Rüeger (G) 49 1973 Kloten, SUI 6'1" 194 L
DEFENSEMEN
Noël Guyaz (D) 50 1972 Langenthal, SUI 5'10" 181 L
Steve Hirschi (D) 40 1981 Grosshöchstetten, SUI 5'10" 192 L
Andreas Hänni (D) 43 1979 Erlenbach, SUI 6'2" 231 L
Olivier Keller (D) 51 1971 Genève, SUI 6'2" 207 L
Petteri Nummelin (D)   “A” 49 1972 Turku, FIN 5'10" 194 L
Jame Pollock (D) 42 1979 Québec, QC, CAN 6'0" 205 R
Kimmo Timonen (D) 47 1975 Kuopio, FIN 5'10" 196 L
Mark Tschudy (D) 41 1981 Genève, SUI 6'2" 205 L
Julien Vauclair (D) 42 1979 Bure, SUI 6'0" 203 L
FORWARDS
#19 Jean-Jacques Aeschlimann (C)   “A” 54 1967 Biel-Bienne, SUI 6'1" 190 R
Mattia Bianchi (C) 38 1984 Lugano, SUI 6'1" 198 R
Jason Blake (LW/C) 48 1973 Moorhead, MN, USA 5'10" 190 L
Roman Botta (C) 37 1984 6'2" 194 R
Krister Cantoni (D/RW) 49 1973 Lugano, SUI 6'2" 185 L
Grégory Christen (LW) 39 1983 Chalais, SUI 6'3" 207 L
Flavien Conne (RW/C) 42 1980 Puidoux, SUI 5'10" 179 L
Paul DiPietro (C) 51 1970 Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN 5'9" 181 R
Keith Fair (LW) 54 1968 Castlegar, BC, CAN 5'11" 187 L
Régis Fuchs (LW)   “A” 52 1970 Porrentruy, SUI 5'8" 176 L
Ryan Gardner (RW/C) 44 1978 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'6" 220 R
Martin Gélinas (LW) 51 1970 Shawinigan, QC, CAN 5'11" 192 L
Benoît Gratton (C) 45 1976 Montréal, QC, CAN 5'10" 194 L
Sandy Jeannin (C)   “A” 46 1976 Neuchâtel, SUI 5'11" 183 L
Mike Maneluk (LW) 48 1973 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 6'0" 192 R
Andy Näser (RW)   “A” 47 1974 Chur, SUI 6'0" 181 R
Ville Peltonen (LW)   “C” 49 1973 Vantaa, FIN 5'11" 187 L
Sébastien Reuille (LW/RW) 40 1981 Zürich, SUI 5'11" 174 L
#18 Alex Tanguay (LW) 42 1979 Ste-Justine, QC, CAN 6'1" 194 L
Adrian Wichser (C) 42 1980 Winterthur, SUI 5'11" 187 L
Position: G: 3, D: 8, F: 18 | Av Age: 28 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 193 lbs | Compare with other teams
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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Cornèr Arena
  • Location Lugano, SUI
  • Capacity 7 200
  • Construction Year 1995
Games
Date Home Visiting Score League
2022-03-31T20:00:00+0200 Lugano Zug 3 - 5 NL
2022-03-29T20:00:00+0200 Zug Lugano 6 - 3 NL
2022-03-27T20:00:00+0200 Lugano Zug 2 - 6 NL
2022-03-25T20:00:00+0100 Zug Lugano 2 - 1 (OT) NL
2022-03-20T19:45:00+0100 Lugano Genève-Servette 4 - 3 (OT) NL
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
05/20/2022
05/20/2022 Rumour Joining Mikko Koskinen (G) Joining from Edmonton Oilers
04/12/2022
04/12/2022 Confirmed Leaving Shane Prince (F) Leaving for Unknown
04/12/2022 Confirmed Leaving Leland Irving (G) Leaving for Unknown
04/12/2022 Confirmed Leaving Evan Tschumi (F) Leaving for Unknown
04/10/2022
04/10/2022 Confirmed Leaving Tim Traber (F) Leaving for Unknown
04/09/2022
04/09/2022 Confirmed Leaving Mikkel Bødker (F) Leaving for Unknown
04/01/2022
04/01/2022 Confirmed Leaving Alessandro Chiesa (D) Leaving for Retired
03/28/2022
03/28/2022 Confirmed Joining Calle Andersson (D) Joining from SC Bern
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1993-1994 NLA 36 19 5 12 - - 129 102 43 1.19 3 Semifinal loss
1994-1995 NLA 36 21 5 10 - - 147 102 47 1.31 2 Quarterfinal loss
1995-1996 NLA 36 16 4 16 - - 129 114 36 1.00 7 Quarterfinal loss
1996-1997 NLA 36 17 4 15 - - 137 125 38 1.06 6 Semifinal loss
1997-1998 NLA 40 17 7 16 - - 140 127 41 1.03 6 Quarterfinal loss
1998-1999 NLA 45 27 5 13 - - 155 114 59 1.31 3 Champion
1999-2000 NLA 45 29 9 7 - - 164 83 67 1.49 1 Final loss
2000-2001 NLA 44 28 4 12 - - 129 85 60 1.36 1 Final loss
2001-2002 NLA 44 25 5 14 - - 149 121 55 1.25 2 Semifinal loss
2002-2003 NLA 44 24 4 16 - - 159 129 52 1.18 4 Champion
2003-2004 NLA 48 35 4 9 - - 196 127 74 1.54 1 Final loss
2004-2005 NLA 44 29 7 8 - - 148 99 65 1.48 1 Quarterfinal loss
2005-2006 NLA 44 24 8 12 - - 160 116 56 1.27 2 Champion
2006-2007 NLA 44 25 0 15 1 3 143 123 80 1.82 4 Quarterfinal loss
2007-2008 NLA 50 15 0 20 9 6 130 149 69 1.38 9 Saved in play-out
2008-2009 NLA 50 19 0 16 8 7 175 156 80 1.60 5 Quarterfinal loss
2009-2010 NLA 50 17 - 23 6 4 153 166 67 1.34 8 Quarterfinal loss
2010-2011 NLA 50 12 - 26 7 5 130 159 55 1.10 10 Saved in play-out
2011-2012 NLA 50 21 - 18 5 6 152 150 79 1.58 6 Quarterfinal loss
2012-2013 NLA 50 21 - 17 5 7 163 139 80 1.60 6 Quarterfinal loss
2013-2014 NLA 50 23 - 18 5 4 142 114 83 1.66 5 Quarterfinal loss
2014-2015 NLA 50 24 - 13 8 5 155 127 93 1.86 3 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 NLA 50 21 - 18 6 5 157 150 80 1.60 5 Final loss
2016-2017 NLA 50 19 - 21 6 4 142 155 73 1.46 7 Semifinal loss
2017-2018 NL 50 26 - 19 3 2 159 130 86 1.72 4 Final loss
2018-2019 NL 50 24 - 22 2 2 160 141 78 1.56 7 Quarterfinal loss
2019-2020 NL 50 19 - 23 4 4 125 139 69 1.38 8 No playoffs held
2020-2021 NL 52 24 - 17 9 2 160 137 92 1.77 2 Quarterfinal loss
2021-2022 NL 52 21 - 22 4 5 160 158 76 1.46 9 Quarterfinal loss
2022-2023 NL - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
HC Lugano
1986-1987 European Cup 3 0 0 3 - - 9 22 0 0.00 4 Final group
European Cup 4 2 1 1 - - 14 10 - - 4 Promoted
1987-1988 European Cup 3 1 1 1 - - 11 8 3 1.00 2 -
1988-1989 European Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 14 6 4 1.33 2 -
1990-1991 European Cup 3 2 1 0 - - 16 7 5 1.67 2 -
European Cup 2 0 0 2 - - 6 11 - - 6 Placement game loss
1991-1992 Spengler Cup 4 3 - 1 - - 18 11 6 1.50 2 Final loss
1999-2000 Euro HL 6 3 - 2 0 1 18 9 10 1.67 2 Bronze game loss
2000-2001 Continental Cup 3 3 0 0 - - 10 2 6 2.00 1 Promoted
Continental Cup 3 1 2 0 - - 10 7 4 1.33 2 -
2001-2002 Continental Cup 3 1 1 1 - - 9 9 3 1.00 3 -
2002-2003 Continental Cup 3 2 0 1 0 0 10 6 4 1.33 - Bronze game win
2003-2004 Continental Cup 2 1 0 1 - - 9 4 2 1.00 2 Bronze game win
2006-2007 ECC 2 1 - 1 0 0 3 3 3 1.50 2 -
2014-2015 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 0 0 1 7 5 4 2.00 10 Eighth Final Loss
2015-2016 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 4 4 3 1.50 14 Eighth Final Loss
Spengler Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 10 9 3 1.50 1 Final loss
2016-2017 Champions HL 4 2 - 1 1 0 11 9 8 2.00 1 Eighth Final Loss
Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 8 5 3 1.50 12 Eighth Final Loss
Spengler Cup 2 2 - 0 0 0 8 5 6 3.00 1 Final loss
2017-2018 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 9 4 3 1.50 11 Eighth Final Loss
2018-2019 Champions HL 6 3 - 3 0 0 13 12 9 1.50 2 Eighth Final Loss
Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 11 5 3 1.50 10 Eighth Final Loss
2019-2020 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 8 2 3 1.50 14 Eighth Final Loss
2020-2021 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 0 0 1 13 4 4 2.00 10 Eighth Final Loss
Lugano
2021-2022 Champions HL 6 2 - 4 0 1 20 23 7 1.17 4 Did not make playoffs

Stars and Cult Players

Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Patrice Bergeron (F) 2021-2022 Boston Bruins NHL 73 25 40 65 32
2. Linus Klasen (F) 2021-2022 EHC Visp SL 43 18 39 57 45
3. Evgenï Chiriaev (F) 2021-2022 EHC Visp SL 47 27 26 53 32
4. Patrick Thoresen (F) 2021-2022 Storhamar Norway 37 20 32 52 39
5. Chris Bourque (F) 2021-2022 ERC Ingolstadt DEL 52 17 28 45 42
6. Damien Brunner (F) 2021-2022 EHC Biel-Bienne NL 44 21 23 44 22
7. Lorenzo Canonica (F) 2021-2022 Shawinigan Cataractes QMJHL 53 15 29 44 18
8. Raphaël Kuonen (F) 2021-2022 EHC Visp SL 50 18 24 42 16
9. Patrik Zackrisson (F) 2021-2022 Leksands IF SHL 42 11 25 36 8
10. Dario Bürgler (F) 2021-2022 HC Ambrì-Piotta NL 52 15 19 34 12
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Kent Johansson (F) 212 219 209 428
2. Jörg Eberle (F) 417 252 129 381
3. Andy Ton (F) 397 157 223 380
4. Petteri Nummelin (D) 350 111 264 375
5. Raffaele Sannitz (F) 757 93 182 275
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jörg Eberle (F) 417 252 129 381
2. Kent Johansson (F) 212 219 209 428
3. Andy Ton (F) 397 157 223 380
4. Fredy Lüthi (F) 319 136 138 274
5. Luca Fazzini (F) 429 112 116 228
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Petteri Nummelin (D) 350 111 264 375
2. Andy Ton (F) 397 157 223 380
3. Kent Johansson (F) 212 219 209 428
4. Raffaele Sannitz (F) 757 93 182 275
5. Linus Klasen (F) 265 71 180 251
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Raffaele Sannitz (F) 757 93 275 744
2. Sandro Bertaggia (D) 647 82 216 672
3. Julien Vauclair (D) 791 100 273 632
4. Alessandro Chiesa (D) 546 29 86 495
5. Andy Näser (F) 562 101 188 492
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Julien Vauclair (D) 791 100 173 273
2. Raffaele Sannitz (F) 757 93 182 275
3. Sandro Bertaggia (D) 647 82 134 216
4. Jean-Jacques Aeschlimann (F) 568 107 150 257
5. Andy Näser (F) 562 101 87 188
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Dusan Pasek (F) 9 10 21 2.33
2. Bernard Gagnon (F) 38 47 87 2.29
3. Jim Koleff (F) 26 38 58 2.23
4. Kent Johansson (F) 212 219 428 2.02
5. Shane Prince (F) 3 2 6 2.00
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Bernard Gagnon (F) 1981-1982 NLB 38 47 40 87 2.29 -
2. Kent Johansson (F) 1985-1986 NLA 35 40 39 79 2.26 34
3. Kent Johansson (F) 1986-1987 NLA 35 33 45 78 2.23 37
4. Kent Johansson (F) 1987-1988 NLA 35 32 45 77 2.20 37
5. Kent Johansson (F) 1984-1985 NLA 38 57 19 76 2.00 -
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Kent Johansson (F) 1984-1985 NLA 38 57 19 76 2.00 -
2. Bernard Gagnon (F) 1981-1982 NLB 38 47 40 87 2.29 -
3. Kent Johansson (F) 1985-1986 NLA 35 40 39 79 2.26 34
4. Peter Jaks (F) 1987-1988 NLA 36 38 21 59 1.64 22
5. Jim Koleff (F) 1978-1979 NLB 26 38 20 58 2.23 -
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Randy Robitaille (F) 2009-2010 NLA 50 16 49 65 1.30 72
2. Kent Johansson (F) 1986-1987 NLA 35 33 45 78 2.23 37
3. Kent Johansson (F) 1987-1988 NLA 35 32 45 77 2.20 37
4. Ville Peltonen (F) 2003-2004 NLA 48 28 44 72 1.50 16
5. Glen Metropolit (F) 2012-2013 NLA 50 20 44 64 1.28 62
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Todd Elik (F) 1997-1998 NLA 39 30 36 66 1.69 222
2. Timo Helbling (D) 2009-2010 NLA 46 1 6 7 0.15 168
3. Timo Helbling (D) 2008-2009 NLA 49 2 7 9 0.18 136
4. Timo Helbling (D) 2007-2008 NLA 49 3 11 14 0.29 127
5. Jason York (D) 2005-2006 NLA 34 3 17 20 0.59 122
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2021-2022 6'0" 189 lbs 28.43
2020-2021 6'0" 189 lbs 28.72
2019-2020 6'0" 192 lbs 29.18
2018-2019 6'0" 191 lbs 28.44
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