Team Facts

2016-2017 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#35 Christophe Dux (G) 21 1998 6'1" 203 L
#84 Daniel Manzato (G) 35 1984 Fribourg, SUI 6'0" 187 L
#30 Elvis Merzlikins (G) 25 1994 Riga, LAT 6'3" 192 L
#31 Stefan Müller (G) 23 1996 Feldkirch, AUT 5'11" 194 R
#35 Viktor Östlund (G) 25 1994 6'4" 183 L
DEFENSEMEN
#27 Alessandro Chiesa (D)   “C” 32 1987 Biasca, SUI 6'4" 209 R
#16 Colin Fontana (D) 22 1996 6'7" 216 L
#7 Philippe Furrer (D)   “A” 34 1985 Bern, SUI 6'1" 203 L
#92 Dominique Heinrich (D) 29 1990 Wien, AUT 5'7" 163 L
#8 Steve Hirschi (D) 37 1981 Grosshöchstetten, SUI 5'10" 192 L
#96
Clarence Kparghai (D) 34 1985 Monrovia, LIB 6'0" 190 L
#37 Elia Riva (D) 21 1998 Claro, SUI 5'10" 181 L
#6 Massimo Ronchetti (D) 27 1992 Lugano, SUI 6'3" 209 L
#29 Riccardo Sartori (D) 25 1994 Lugano, SUI 5'10" 190 L
#50 Daniel Sondell (D) 35 1984 Umeå, SWE 6'0" 183 L
#22 Stefan Ulmer (D) 28 1990 Dornbirn, AUT 5'9" 176 R
#3 Julien Vauclair (D)   “A” 39 1979 Bure, SUI 6'0" 203 L
#5 Ryan Wilson (D) 32 1987 Windsor, ON, CAN 6'1" 209 L
#93 James Wisniewski (D) 35 1984 Canton, MI, USA 5'11" 203 R
FORWARDS
#13 Alessio Bertaggia (LW/RW) 26 1993 Lugano, SUI 5'9" 174 L
#98 Damien Brunner (RW/LW) 33 1986 Kloten, SUI 5'11" 187 R
#87 Dario Bürgler (RW) 31 1987 Illgau, SUI 6'1" 205 R
#17 Luca Fazzini (LW/RW) 24 1995 Lugano, SUI 5'9" 190 R
#51
Ryan Gardner (RW/C) 41 1978 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'6" 220 R
#15 Grégory Hofmann (LW) 26 1992 Biel, SUI 6'0" 201 L
#86 Linus Klasen (LW) 33 1986 Stockholm, SWE 5'9" 172 L
#25 Maxim Lapierre (C) 34 1985 St-Léonard, QC, CAN 6'2" 201 R
#23 Giovanni Morini (C/LW) 24 1995 Como, ITA 6'2" 196 L
#9 Tony Mårtensson (C) 39 1980 Märsta, SWE 6'0" 185 L
#32 Sébastien Reuille (LW/RW) 38 1981 Zürich, SUI 5'11" 174 L
#70 Matteo Romanenghi (C/LW) 24 1995 Morbio Inferiore, SUI 5'10" 192 L
#38 Raffaele Sannitz (C/LW)   “A” 36 1983 Lugano, SUI 6'2" 203 L
#90 Ryan Vesce (C/RW) 37 1982 Lloyd Harbour, NY, USA 5'8" 174 R
#91 Julian Walker (C/RW) 33 1986 Bern, SUI 6'2" 205 R
#19 Patrik Zackrisson (C/RW) 32 1987 Ekerö, SWE 5'11" 192 R
Position: G:5 D:11 F:15 | Av Age: 28.89 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 193 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Pista Resega
  • Location Lugano, SUI
  • Capacity 7 800
  • Construction Year 1995
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
08/27/2019
08/27/2019 Loan Leaving Lucas Matewa (D) Leaving for Ticino Rockets
08/27/2019 Loan Leaving Loic Vedova (F) Leaving for Ticino Rockets
08/27/2019 Loan Leaving Marc Camichel (F) Leaving for Ticino Rockets
08/27/2019 Confirmed Leaving Romain Chuard (D) Leaving for Unknown
08/27/2019 Loan Joining Atte Ohtamaa (D) Joining from Kärpät
07/23/2019
07/23/2019 Confirmed Joining Jan Bartko (D) Joining from HC Ocelari Trinec
07/17/2019
07/17/2019 Confirmed Joining Ryan Spooner (F) Joining from Vancouver Canucks
07/14/2019
07/14/2019 Confirmed Leaving Maxim Lapierre (F) Leaving for Eisbären Berlin
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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 26 4 6 - - 172 94 56 2 Final loss
1991-1992 NLA 36 23 5 8 - - 151 92 51 2 Quarterfinal loss
1992-1993 NLA 36 21 1 14 - - 131 116 43 4 Semifinal loss
1993-1994 NLA 36 19 5 12 - - 129 102 43 3 Semifinal loss
1994-1995 NLA 36 21 5 10 - - 147 102 47 2 Quarterfinal loss
1995-1996 NLA 36 16 4 16 - - 129 114 36 7 Quarterfinal loss
1996-1997 NLA 36 17 4 15 - - 137 125 38 6 Semifinal loss
1997-1998 NLA 40 17 7 16 - - 140 127 41 6 Quarterfinal loss
1998-1999 NLA 45 27 5 13 - - 155 114 59 3 Champion
1999-2000 NLA 45 29 9 7 - - 164 83 67 1 Final loss
2000-2001 NLA 44 28 4 12 - - 129 85 60 1 Final loss
2001-2002 NLA 44 25 5 14 - - 149 121 55 2 Semifinal loss
2002-2003 NLA 44 24 4 16 - - 159 129 52 4 Champion
2003-2004 NLA 48 35 4 9 - - 196 127 74 1 Final loss
2004-2005 NLA 44 29 7 8 - - 148 99 65 1 Quarterfinal loss
2005-2006 NLA 44 24 8 12 - - 160 116 56 2 Champion
2006-2007 NLA 44 25 0 15 1 3 143 123 80 4 Quarterfinal loss
2007-2008 NLA 50 15 0 20 9 6 130 149 69 9 Saved in play-out
2008-2009 NLA 50 19 0 16 8 7 175 156 80 5 Quarterfinal loss
2009-2010 NLA 50 17 0 23 6 4 153 166 67 8 Quarterfinal loss
2010-2011 NLA 50 19 - 31 7 5 130 159 55 10 Saved in play-out
2011-2012 NLA 50 21 - 18 5 6 152 150 79 6 Quarterfinal loss
2012-2013 NLA 50 21 - 17 5 7 163 139 80 6 Quarterfinal loss
2013-2014 NLA 50 23 - 18 5 4 142 114 83 5 Quarterfinal loss
2014-2015 NLA 50 24 - 13 8 5 155 127 93 3 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 NLA 50 21 - 18 6 5 157 150 80 5 Final loss
2016-2017 NLA 50 19 - 21 6 4 142 155 73 7 Semifinal loss
2017-2018 NLA 50 26 - 19 3 2 159 130 86 4 Final loss
2018-2019 NLA 50 24 - 22 2 2 160 141 78 7 Quarterfinal loss
2019-2020 NLA 1 0 - 1 0 0 2 5 0 11 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1986-1987 European Cup 3 0 0 3 - - 9 22 0 4 Final group
European Cup 4 2 1 1 - - 14 10 - 4 Promoted
1987-1988 European Cup 3 1 1 1 - - 11 8 3 2 -
1988-1989 European Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 14 6 4 2 -
1990-1991 European Cup 3 2 1 0 - - 16 7 5 2 -
European Cup 2 0 0 2 - - 6 11 - 6 Placement game loss
1991-1992 Spengler Cup 4 3 - 1 - - 18 11 6 2 Final loss
1999-2000 Euro HL 6 3 - 2 0 1 18 9 10 2 Bronze game loss
2000-2001 Continental Cup 3 3 0 0 - - 10 2 6 1 Promoted
Continental Cup 3 1 2 0 - - 10 7 4 2 -
2001-2002 Continental Cup 3 1 1 1 - - 9 9 3 3 -
2002-2003 Continental Cup 3 2 0 1 0 0 10 6 4 - Bronze game win
2003-2004 Continental Cup 2 1 0 1 - - 9 4 2 2 Bronze game win
2006-2007 ECC 2 1 - 1 0 0 3 3 3 2 -
2014-2015 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 0 0 1 7 5 4 10 Eight final loss
2015-2016 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 4 4 3 14 Eight final loss
Spengler Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 10 9 3 1 Final loss
2016-2017 Champions HL 4 2 - 1 1 0 11 9 8 1 Eight final loss
Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 8 5 3 12 Eight final loss
Spengler Cup 2 2 - 0 0 0 8 5 6 1 Final loss
2017-2018 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 9 4 3 11 Eight final loss
2018-2019 Champions HL 6 3 - 3 0 0 13 12 9 2 Eight final loss
Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 11 5 3 10 Eight final loss
2019-2020 Swiss Cup 1 1 - 0 0 0 7 0 3 - -

Stars and Cult Players

Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Grégory Hofmann (F) 2019-2020 EV Zug Champions HL 4 4 1 5 2
2. Calle Andersson (D) 2019-2020 SC Bern Champions HL 4 2 2 4 0
3. Patrick Thoresen (F) 2019-2020 Storhamar Norway 2 1 3 4 8
4. Chris Bourque (F) 2019-2020 EHC München Champions HL 4 1 3 4 2
5. Charles Linglet (F) 2019-2020 Cardiff Devils Champions HL 4 1 3 4 8
6. Henrik Haapala (F) 2019-2020 Jokerit KHL 5 0 4 4 0
7. Grégory Hofmann (F) 2019-2020 EV Zug Swiss Cup 1 1 2 3 0
8. Juraj Simek (F) 2019-2020 Genève-Servette HC Swiss Cup 1 2 0 2 0
9. Grégory Hofmann (F) 2019-2020 EV Zug NLA 2 2 0 2 0
10. Charles Linglet (F) 2019-2020 Cardiff Devils EIHL Cup 1 1 1 2 0
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Juha Rantasila (D) 0 0 0 0
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Juha Rantasila (D) 0 0 0 0
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Juha Rantasila (D) 0 0 0 0
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Juha Rantasila (D) 0 0 0 0
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Juha Rantasila (D) 0 0 0 0
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Juha Rantasila (D) 0 0 0 -
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Juha Rantasila (D) 1975-1976 NLB -
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Juha Rantasila (D) 1975-1976 NLB -
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Juha Rantasila (D) 1975-1976 NLB -
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Juha Rantasila (D) 1975-1976 NLB -
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'0" 192 lbs 28.69
2018-2019 6'0" 192 lbs 28.71
2017-2018 6'0" 192 lbs 28.17
2016-2017 6'0" 193 lbs 28.89
2015-2016 6'0" 191 lbs 27.75
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