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Full name EV Zug Team colours Blue + White + Gray Town Zug, SUI Founded 1967

2020-2021 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#30 Leonardo Genoni (G) 35 1987 Semione, SUI 6'0" 192 L
#51 Luca Hollenstein (G) 22 2000 Mosnang, SUI 5'10" 174 L
#1 Robin Meyer (G) 22 2000 6'2" 161 L
DEFENSEMEN
#22
Santeri Alatalo (D)   “A” 32 1990 Tampere, FIN 5'11" 176 L
#34 Claudio Cadonau (D) 34 1988 Zürich, SUI 6'1" 209 R
#16
Raphael Díaz (D)   “C” 36 1986 Baar, SUI 5'11" 196 R
#42 Tobias Geisser (D) Washington Capitals 23 1999 Stans, SUI 6'4" 201 L
#66 Nico Gross (D) 22 2000 Pontresina, SUI 6'1" 190 L
#93 Arno Nussbaumer (D) 20 2002 5'10" 157 L
#18 Dominik Schlumpf (D) 31 1991 Mönchaltorf, SUI 6'0" 187 R
#91 Dario Sidler (D) 19 2003 5'7" 163 R
#14 Livio Stadler (D) 24 1998 Steinhausen, SUI 6'0" 176 L
#13 Dario Wüthrich (D) 23 1999 Trub, SUI 6'2" 203 R
#58
Jesse Zgraggen (D) 29 1993 Lethbridge, AB, CAN 6'1" 209 L
FORWARDS
#89 Justin Abdelkader (LW/RW) 35 1987 Muskegon, MI, USA 6'2" 214 L
#28 Yannick-Lennart Albrecht (C/LW) 28 1994 Visp, SUI 6'3" 203 L
#92 Dario Allenspach (C/W) 20 2002 Herisau, SUI 6'0" 161 L
#10 Jérôme Bachofner (LW) 26 1996 Dübendorf, SUI 5'11" 176 L
#91
Andreas Döpfner (LW) 23 1999 Bülach, SUI 5'8" 154 L
#91 David Eugster (F) 23 1999 5'10" 168 L
Valentin Hofer (RW) 20 2002 5'11" 176 R
#15 Grégory Hofmann (LW)   “A” 30 1992 Biel-Bienne, SUI 6'0" 174 L
#48 Carl Klingberg (RW) 31 1991 Göteborg, SWE 6'3" 216 R
#43 Jan Kovar (C)   “A” 32 1990 Pisek, CZE 6'0" 207 R
#17 Livio Langenegger (F) 24 1998 6'0" 165 R
#61 Sven Leuenberger (C/RW) 23 1999 Hüttikon, SUI 5'10" 196 R
#46 Lino Martschini (RW) 29 1993 Luzern, SUI 5'6" 146 R
#9 Ryan McLeod (C/W) Edmonton Oilers 23 1999 Mississauga, ON, CAN 6'2" 207 L
#88 Sven Senteler (C/LW) 30 1992 Zürich, SUI 6'1" 198 L
#37 Nick Shore (C) 30 1992 Denver, CO, USA 6'1" 194 R
#59 Dario Simion (LW/RW) 28 1994 Locarno, SUI 6'2" 194 R
#86 Erik Thorell (LW/RW) 30 1992 Karlstad, SWE 5'10" 179 L
#83
Calvin Thürkauf (C/LW) Columbus Blue Jackets 25 1997 Zug, SUI 6'2" 205 L
#12 Yannick Zehnder (C/RW) 24 1997 Zug, SUI 6'0" 185 L
Position: G: 3, D: 11, F: 17 | Av Age: 25.94 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 187 lbs | Compare with other teams
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Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 28 players
2 players
2 players
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1 player
Experience EV Zug: 5 665 GP
NHL: 1 380 GP
WC: 279 GP
OG: 64 GP
SHL: 208 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 161 GP
Liiga: 273 GP
KHL: 426 GP
Czechia: 335 GP
AHL: 897 GP
Affiliated Team(s) EVZ Academy (Not Active (Switzerland))
Zug U20 (U20-Elit)
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Bossard Arena Location Zug Capacity 7 015 Construction Year 2010
Games
Date Home Visiting Score League
2022-11-29T19:45:00+0100 Zug Lugano - NL
2022-11-27T20:00:00+0100 Zug ZSC 4 - 6 NL
2022-11-26T19:45:00+0100 Rapperswil-Jona Zug 1 - 2 NL
2022-11-19T19:45:00+0100 Zug Lausanne 2 - 3 (OT) NL
2022-11-18T19:45:00+0100 Biel-Bienne Zug 1 - 2 (SO) NL
2022-11-05T19:45:00+0100 Zug Kloten 5 - 4 NL
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/21/2022
11/21/2022 Confirmed Joining Justin Abdelkader (F) Joining from No team
11/18/2022
11/18/2022 Extension Lino Martschini (F)
11/18/2022 Rumour Joining Thierry Bader (F) Joining from SC Bern
11/17/2022
11/17/2022 Loan Joining Thibault Fatton (G) Joining from HC Lugano
10/11/2022
10/11/2022 Extension Dominik Schlumpf (D)
10/07/2022
10/07/2022 Extension Niklas Hansson (D)
10/01/2022
10/01/2022 Loan Leaving Dario Wüthrich (D) Leaving for HC Ambrì-Piotta
09/30/2022
09/30/2022 Extension Fabrice Herzog (F)
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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 3 14 - - 152 135 41 1.14 4 Semifinal loss
1994-1995 NLA 36 22 4 10 - - 152 125 48 1.33 1 Final loss
1995-1996 NLA 36 18 3 15 - - 149 129 39 1.08 4 Semifinal loss
1996-1997 NLA 36 22 3 11 - - 158 109 47 1.31 2 Final loss
1997-1998 NLA 40 24 6 10 - - 151 109 54 1.35 1 Champion
1998-1999 NLA 45 20 6 19 - - 157 130 46 1.02 5 Semifinal loss
1999-2000 NLA 45 24 6 15 - - 154 148 54 1.20 3 Semifinal loss
2000-2001 NLA 44 25 2 17 - - 166 143 52 1.18 4 Quarterfinal loss
2001-2002 NLA 44 18 8 18 - - 119 127 44 1.00 7 Quarterfinal loss
2002-2003 NLA 44 14 5 25 - - 110 142 33 0.75 10 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 NLA 48 21 5 22 - - 117 147 47 0.98 7 Quarterfinal loss
2004-2005 NLA 44 20 8 16 - - 140 142 48 1.09 4 Semifinal loss
2005-2006 NLA 44 20 5 19 - - 142 146 45 1.02 5 Quarterfinal loss
2006-2007 NLA 44 22 0 13 6 3 153 117 81 1.84 3 Semifinal loss
2007-2008 NLA 50 24 0 17 5 4 174 151 86 1.72 4 Quarterfinal loss
2008-2009 NLA 50 20 0 22 3 5 171 166 71 1.42 8 Semifinal loss
2009-2010 NLA 50 29 - 14 4 3 165 125 98 1.96 3 Semifinal loss
2010-2011 NLA 50 26 - 14 6 4 176 143 94 1.88 4 Semifinal loss
2011-2012 NLA 50 24 - 8 8 10 173 131 98 1.96 1 Semifinal loss
2012-2013 NLA 50 26 - 14 3 7 172 154 91 1.82 3 Semifinal loss
2013-2014 NLA 50 15 - 20 6 9 132 156 66 1.32 10 Saved in play-out
2014-2015 NLA 50 24 - 13 7 6 166 126 92 1.84 4 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 NLA 50 24 - 15 5 6 161 138 88 1.76 4 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 NLA 50 28 - 13 3 6 153 122 96 1.92 3 Final loss
2017-2018 NL 50 23 - 15 10 2 153 122 91 1.82 2 Quarterfinal loss
2018-2019 NL 50 30 - 14 1 5 159 115 97 1.94 2 Final loss
2019-2020 NL 50 23 - 13 7 7 147 124 90 1.80 2 No playoffs held
2020-2021 NL 52 33 - 6 7 6 197 128 119 2.29 1 Champion
2021-2022 NL 52 24 - 12 12 4 177 127 100 1.92 1 Champion
2022-2023 NL 23 9 - 8 4 2 70 73 37 1.61 6 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1997-1998 Euro HL 6 3 - 3 0 0 17 15 9 1.50 3 Did not make playoffs
1998-1999 Euro HL 6 2 - 3 1 0 27 26 8 1.33 2 Playoffs Qualifier loss
2012-2013 ET 8 4 - 2 2 0 30 21 16 2.00 2 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 ET 8 1 - 6 1 0 14 30 5 0.63 7 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 Champions HL 6 3 - 2 0 1 14 14 10 1.67 2 Did not make playoffs
Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 8 5 3 1.50 14 Eighth Final Loss
2015-2016 Champions HL 4 0 - 4 0 0 6 18 0 0.00 3 Did not make playoffs
Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 6 10 3 1.50 15 Eighth Final Loss
2016-2017 Champions HL 4 3 - 0 1 0 17 7 11 2.75 1 16th final loss
Swiss Cup 4 3 - 1 0 0 17 5 9 2.25 3 Semifinal loss
2017-2018 Champions HL 6 3 - 2 1 0 20 16 11 1.83 1 Eighth Final Loss
Swiss Cup 3 2 - 1 0 0 14 7 6 2.00 6 Quarterfinal loss
2018-2019 Champions HL 6 5 - 0 0 1 22 12 16 2.67 1 Eighth Final Loss
Swiss Cup 5 4 - 0 1 0 20 10 14 2.80 1 Champion
2019-2020 Champions HL 6 4 - 2 0 2 22 11 14 2.33 1 Quarterfinal loss
Swiss Cup 3 2 - 1 0 0 10 5 6 2.00 7 Quarterfinal loss
2020-2021 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 0 0 1 26 3 4 2.00 9 Eighth Final Loss
2021-2022 Champions HL 6 3 - 3 0 1 28 19 10 1.67 3 Did not make playoffs
2022-2023 Champions HL 6 5 - 0 1 0 27 9 17 2.83 1 -

Stars and Cult Players

Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Dario Bürgler (F) 2022-2023 HC Ambrì-Piotta NL 25 9 13 22 6
2. Linus Omark (F) 2022-2023 Genève-Servette HC NL 24 6 14 20 14
3. Nicolas Thibaudeau (F) 2022-2023 Cornwall Senior Prowlers EOSHL 7 12 6 18 0
4. Timothy Kast (F) 2022-2023 EHC Olten SL 24 5 13 18 8
5. Patrick Zubler (D) 2022-2023 EHC Basel SL 24 3 14 17 6
6. Elias Bianchi (F) 2022-2023 GDT Bellinzona SwissDiv1 12 10 6 16 12
7. Michal Repik (F) 2022-2023 HC Sparta Praha Czechia 23 8 8 16 8
8. Anton Lander (F) 2022-2023 Timrå IK SHL 20 6 10 16 14
9. Marco Müller (F) 2022-2023 HC Lugano NL 18 4 12 16 16
10. David McIntyre (F) 2022-2023 Kölner Haie DEL 22 9 6 15 6
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Paul DiPietro (F) 499 163 274 437
2. Heinz Jenni (F) 245 255 148 403
3. Lino Martschini (F) 492 177 220 397
4. Josh Holden (F) 416 159 233 392
5. Philipp Neuenschwander (F) 495 210 146 356
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Heinz Jenni (F) 245 255 148 403
2. Philipp Neuenschwander (F) 495 210 146 356
3. Oskar Huber (F) 263 188 75 199
4. Donald Laurence (F) 166 186 105 291
5. Lino Martschini (F) 492 177 220 397
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Paul DiPietro (F) 499 163 274 437
2. Josh Holden (F) 416 159 233 392
3. Lino Martschini (F) 492 177 220 397
4. Raphael Díaz (D) 612 85 211 296
5. Colin Muller (F) 467 177 176 353
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Josh Holden (F) 416 159 392 571
2. Patrick Oppliger (F) 584 77 223 542
3. Dino Kessler (D) 377 57 215 486
4. Patrick Sutter (D) 253 40 137 470
5. Misko Antisin (F) 285 124 281 464
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Fabian Schnyder (F) 733 107 132 239
2. Raphael Díaz (D) 612 85 211 296
3. Patrick Oppliger (F) 584 77 146 223
4. Duri Camichel (F) 521 94 147 241
5. Paul DiPietro (F) 499 163 274 437
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Dennis Sobchuk (F) 19 24 43 2.26
2. Ivan Hlinka (F) 80 70 163 2.04
3. Pierre Rioux (F) 10 8 20 2.00
4. Barry Alter (F) 9 7 18 2.00
5. Dan Quinn (F) 7 7 13 1.86
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Ivan Hlinka (F) 1983-1984 NLB 41 40 49 89 2.17 -
2. Donald Laurence (F) 1986-1987 NLB 36 59 23 82 2.28 28
3. Ivan Hlinka (F) 1984-1985 NLB 39 30 44 74 1.90 -
4. Donald Laurence (F) 1988-1989 NLA 36 46 27 73 2.03 30
5. Heinz Jenni (F) 1973-1974 SwissDiv1 25 45 27 72 2.88 -
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Donald Laurence (F) 1986-1987 NLB 36 59 23 82 2.28 28
2. Donald Laurence (F) 1988-1989 NLA 36 46 27 73 2.03 30
3. Heinz Jenni (F) 1973-1974 SwissDiv1 25 45 27 72 2.88 -
4. Bill McDougall (F) 1996-1997 NLA 45 41 30 71 1.58 110
5. Ivan Hlinka (F) 1983-1984 NLB 41 40 49 89 2.17 -
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Pierre-Marc Bouchard (F) 2015-2016 NLA 49 12 55 67 1.37 20
2. Linus Omark (F) 2012-2013 NLA 48 17 52 69 1.44 40
3. Ivan Hlinka (F) 1983-1984 NLB 41 40 49 89 2.17 -
4. Jan Kovar (F) 2020-2021 NL 52 16 47 63 1.21 58
5. Ivan Hlinka (F) 1984-1985 NLB 39 30 44 74 1.90 -
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Todd Elik (F) 2000-2001 NLA 37 16 42 58 1.57 140
2. Travis Green (F) 2007-2008 NLA 29 9 11 20 0.69 126
3. Wesley Snell (D) 2009-2010 NLA 47 2 5 7 0.15 126
4. Patrick Sutter (D) 1999-2000 NLA 42 6 27 33 0.79 123
5. Andy Wozniewski (D) 2010-2011 NLA 50 10 13 23 0.46 123
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'0" 184 lbs 26.13
2021-2022 6'0" 184 lbs 27.30
2020-2021 6'0" 187 lbs 25.94
2019-2020 6'0" 188 lbs 26.24
2018-2019 6'0" 189 lbs 26.35
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