Team Facts

2013-2014 Roster
# N Player A Born Youth Team HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#50 Fredrik Bergvik (G) 24 1995 Huddinge IK 6'2" 185 L
#35 Linus Fernström (G) 31 1987 Stenungsunds HF 6'5" 203 L
#1 Lars Johansson (G) 31 1987 Avesta BK 6'1" 198 L
DEFENSEMEN
#61 Jonas Ahnelöv (D) 31 1987 Flemingsbergs IK 6'2" 220 L
#44 Julius Bergman (D) 23 1995 Karlskrona HK 6'1" 205 R
#3 Oliver Bohm (D) 26 1992 Färjestads BK 6'3" 220 L
#5 Christian Bäckman (D)   “A” 38 1980 Alingsås HC 6'4" 209 L
#57 Emil Djuse (D) 25 1993 Östersunds IK 5'11" 190 L
#12 Simon Fernholm (D) 24 1994 Huddinge IK 6'6" 205 L
#56 Erik Gustafsson (D) 26 1992 Nynäshamns IF 6'0" 176 L
#21 Sonny Hertzberg (D) 23 1995 Herning IK 6'2" 192 L
#2 Pierre Johnsson (D) 35 1984 Färjestads BK 6'2" 196 L
#15 John Klingberg (D)   “A” 26 1992 Lerums BK 6'1" 176 R
#43 Tom Nilsson (D) 25 1993 Hanvikens SK 6'0" 183 R
#46 Christoffer Persson (D) 33 1985 Härryda HC 6'4" 220 L
#6 Mikael Wikstrand (D) 25 1993 IFK Ore 6'2" 196 L
FORWARDS
#16 Anton Axelsson (LW) 33 1986 Kungälvs IK 6'0" 207 L
#28 Dick Axelsson (LW) 31 1987 Mälarhöjden/Bredängs IK 6'2" 198 L
#26 Victor Backman (W/C) 27 1991 SH84 5'11" 190 L
#18 Anton Blidh (LW/RW) 23 1995 Härryda HC 6'0" 201 L
#96 Fabian Brunnström (LW/RW) 34 1985 Jonstorps IF 6'1" 205 L
#49 Sebastian Collberg (RW/LW) 25 1994 Mariestads BoIS 5'11" 196 R
#21 Christoffer Ehn (C/LW) 22 1996 Skara IK 6'3" 181 L
#21 Kevin Elgestål (RW/LW) 22 1996 Kungälvs IK 6'1" 198 R
#22 Robin Figren (RW) 30 1988 Hammarby IF 5'11" 187 R
#9 Max Görtz (RW/LW) 26 1993 Frosta HC 6'2" 201 R
#25 Jonathan Johnson (C) 26 1993 HK Kings 6'0" 183 L
#88 Andreas Johnsson (LW/RW) 24 1994 HK Kings 5'10" 181 L
#11 Magnus Kahnberg (RW) 38 1980 Kållereds SK 6'2" 201 R
#26 Erik Karlsson (C/LW) 24 1994 Lerums BK 6'0" 170 L
#31 Nicklas Lasu (C) 29 1989 IF Mölndal Hockey 6'0" 181 L
#20 Joel Lundqvist (C)   “C” 36 1982 Järpens IF 6'0" 203 L
#18 Victor Löfstedt (RW) 32 1986 Trelleborgs IF 5'9" 168 R
#93
Evan McGrath (C) 33 1986 Oakville 6'0" 187 L
#41 Mathis Olimb (C) 33 1986 Manglerud Star 5'10" 183 L
#51 Mats Rosseli Olsen (LW) 27 1991 Furuset IF 5'11" 179 L
#81 Gustav Rydahl (LW/RW) 24 1994 Färjestads BK 6'3" 209 L
#21 Jordan Smotherman (LW/RW) 32 1986 Binghamton Jr. Rangers 6'3" 225 L
#93
Markus Søberg (RW/LW) 23 1995 Manglerud Star 5'11" 187 R
#26 Robin Söderqvist (C/RW) 24 1994 Hisingens IK 6'0" 172 L
#10 Alexander Wennberg (C) 24 1994 Boo IF 6'1" 196 L
#44 Pontus Widerström (C/W) 24 1994 Kungälvs IK 6'3" 216 L
Position: G:2 D:9 F:20 | Av Age: 23.64 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 195 lbs | Compare with other teams

Team Staff

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Scandinavium
  • Location Göteborg
  • Capacity 12 044
  • Construction Year 1971
  • Secondary Arena Frölundaborg
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
02/17/2019
02/17/2019 Rumour Joining Julius Bergman (D) Joining from Belleville Senators
02/04/2019
02/04/2019 Rumour Leaving Ponthus Westerholm (F) Leaving for Malmö Redhawks
02/04/2019 Rumour Leaving Pathrik Westerholm (F) Leaving for Malmö Redhawks
01/30/2019
01/30/2019 Rumour Joining Nicklas Lasu (F) Joining from Kärpät
01/29/2019
01/29/2019 Loan Joining Tex Williamsson (G) Joining from Tingsryds AIF
01/23/2019
01/23/2019 Loan Leaving Filip Westerlund (D) Leaving for Timrå IK
01/23/2019 Loan Joining David Printz (D) Joining from Timrå IK
01/22/2019
01/22/2019 Loan Leaving Jesper Emanuelsson (F) Leaving for HC Vita Hästen
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Västra Frölunda HC
1991-1992 SHL 40 17 11 12 - - 149 139 45 5 Quarterfinal loss
1992-1993 SHL 22 8 2 12 - - 67 74 18 11 Saved in relegation
Allsvenskan 18 14 2 2 - - 91 40 30 1 -
1993-1994 SHL 40 18 8 14 - - 122 117 44 4 Quarterfinal loss
1994-1995 SHL 22 6 5 11 - - 63 70 17 11 Saved in relegation
Allsvenskan 18 12 2 4 - - 106 50 26 2 -
1995-1996 SHL 40 20 10 10 - - 130 95 50 2 Final loss
1996-1997 SHL 50 17 17 16 - - 134 133 51 7 Quarterfinal loss
1997-1998 SHL 46 17 15 14 - - 136 107 49 4 Semifinal loss
1998-1999 SHL 50 19 3 23 5 0 148 136 70 7 Quarterfinal loss
1999-2000 SHL 50 25 0 15 4 6 155 131 89 3 Quarterfinal loss
2000-2001 SHL 50 21 0 22 2 5 155 139 72 8 Quarterfinal loss
2001-2002 SHL 50 23 0 19 4 4 181 150 81 5 Semifinal loss
2002-2003 SHL 50 29 0 11 6 4 162 97 103 1 Champion
2003-2004 SHL 50 24 0 16 7 3 160 116 89 3 Semifinal loss
Frölunda HC
2004-2005 SHL 50 33 3 8 4 2 180 96 112 1 Champion
2005-2006 SHL 50 28 2 14 4 2 169 130 96 2 Final loss
2006-2007 SHL 55 22 6 24 1 2 167 162 76 9 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 SHL 55 23 3 22 3 4 159 157 82 6 Quarterfinal loss
2008-2009 SHL 55 25 2 20 6 2 144 130 91 3 Semifinal loss
2009-2010 SHL 55 22 9 22 1 1 155 156 78 7 Quarterfinal loss
2010-2011 SHL 55 19 - 24 5 7 128 158 74 9 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 SHL 55 22 - 17 8 8 140 113 90 5 Quarterfinal loss
2012-2013 SHL 55 21 - 21 8 5 123 126 84 6 Quarterfinal loss
2013-2014 SHL 55 29 - 15 4 7 153 123 102 2 Quarterfinal loss
2014-2015 SHL 55 23 - 15 11 6 145 120 97 2 Semifinal loss
2015-2016 SHL 52 30 - 15 7 0 169 112 104 2 Champion
2016-2017 SHL 52 27 - 15 6 4 142 114 97 3 Semifinal loss
2017-2018 SHL 52 25 - 15 7 5 159 137 94 3 Quarterfinal loss
2018-2019 SHL 43 18 - 13 8 4 119 109 74 3 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Frölunda HC
1965-1966 European Cup 0 0 0 0 - - 0 0 - 14 Eight final loss
Västra Frölunda IF
1969-1970 Stjärncupen 5 2 1 2 - - 21 20 5 3 -
1970-1971 Stjärncupen 5 3 1 1 - - 20 17 7 2 -
1971-1972 Stjärncupen 5 4 0 1 - - 22 13 8 -
1972-1973 Stjärncupen 5 2 1 2 - - 20 18 5 3 -
Sir William Cup 2 1 0 1 - - 11 8 2 2 -
1973-1974 Stjärncupen 5 3 0 2 - - 20 16 6 2 -
1974-1975 Stjärncupen 3 0 1 2 - - 13 20 1 4 -
1975-1976 Stjärncupen 3 0 0 3 - - 7 16 0 4 -
Västra Frölunda HC
1996-1997 Euro HL 6 4 1 1 - - 23 10 9 1 Bronze game win
Frölunda HC
2005-2006 ECC 2 0 0 2 - - 2 9 0 3 -
2010-2011 ET 8 3 - 2 2 1 31 31 14 5 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 ET 8 5 - 1 1 1 32 19 18 1 Quarterfinal loss
2012-2013 ET 8 3 - 3 0 2 18 32 11 5 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 ET 8 5 - 2 0 1 32 17 16 2 Final group
2014-2015 Champions HL 6 5 - 1 0 0 35 13 15 1 Final loss
2015-2016 Champions HL 4 4 - 0 0 0 20 5 12 1 Champion
2016-2017 Champions HL 4 2 - 1 0 1 11 9 7 1 Champion
2017-2018 Champions HL 6 5 - 0 1 0 21 10 17 1 Eight final loss
2018-2019 Champions HL 6 4 - 1 0 1 22 11 13 1 -

Stars and Cult Players

Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Matt Duchene (F) 2018-2019 Ottawa Senators NHL 50 27 31 58 6
2. Philip Martinsson (D) 2018-2019 Bäcken HC Division 2 32 14 34 48 59
3. Luke Moffatt (F) 2018-2019 Manchester Storm EIHL 47 11 36 47 52
4. Tommi Juntunen (D) 2018-2019 Partille HK Division 3 22 17 29 46 2
5. Erik Karlsson (D) 2018-2019 San Jose Sharks NHL 50 3 42 45 20
6. Victor Olofsson (F) 2018-2019 Rochester Americans AHL 50 19 25 44 12
7. Victor Löfstedt (F) 2018-2019 Kristianstads IK Division 1 37 16 28 44 14
8. Calle Rosén (D) 2018-2019 Toronto Marlies AHL 51 7 37 44 36
9. Erik Gustafsson (D) 2018-2019 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 58 12 29 41 22
10. Evan McGrath (F) 2018-2019 Sheffield Steelers EIHL 46 12 26 38 30
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Niklas Andersson (F) 610 201 339 540
2. Patrik Carnbäck (F) 472 184 237 421
3. Joel Lundqvist (F) 719 149 250 399
4. Jonas Johnson (F) 512 156 196 352
5. Tomi Kallio (F) 433 168 180 348
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Niklas Andersson (F) 610 201 339 540
2. Patrik Carnbäck (F) 472 184 237 421
3. Jörgen Pettersson (F) 324 172 129 301
4. Magnus Kahnberg (F) 587 169 168 337
5. Tomi Kallio (F) 433 168 180 348
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Niklas Andersson (F) 610 201 339 540
2. Joel Lundqvist (F) 719 149 250 399
3. Patrik Carnbäck (F) 472 184 237 421
4. Jonas Johnson (F) 512 156 196 352
5. Tomi Kallio (F) 433 168 180 348
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Joel Lundqvist (F) 719 149 399 684
2. Anders Broström (D) 235 62 129 640
3. Patrik Carnbäck (F) 472 184 421 608
4. Ronnie Sundin (D) 739 64 216 587
5. Niklas Andersson (F) 610 201 540 571
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Ronnie Sundin (D) 739 64 152 216
2. Joel Lundqvist (F) 719 149 250 399
3. Niklas Andersson (F) 610 201 339 540
4. Stefan Larsson (D) 604 118 158 276
5. Magnus Kahnberg (F) 587 169 168 337
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Jan Eriksson (F) 61 49 99 1.623
2. John Newberry (F) 67 46 107 1.597
3. Ulf Sterner (F) 79 69 118 1.494
4. Ronald Pettersson (F) 159 148 220 1.384
5. Lars-Eric Lundvall (F) 131 151 178 1.359
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Kristian Huselius (F) 2000-2001 SHL 49 32 35 67 1.37 26
2. Thomas Sjögren (F) 1987-1988 Division 1 36 36 27 63 1.75 42
3. John Newberry (F) 1987-1988 Division 1 34 22 39 61 1.79 32
4. Jan Wickberg (F) 1984-1985 Division 1 31 22 33 55 1.77 10
5. Ryan Lasch (F) 2017-2018 SHL 49 15 40 55 1.12 18
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Thomas Sjögren (F) 1987-1988 Division 1 36 36 27 63 1.75 42
2. Magnus Kahnberg (F) 2003-2004 SHL 50 33 16 49 0.98 20
3. Ronald Pettersson (F) 1960-1961 Division 2 14 33 - 33 2.36 -
4. Kristian Huselius (F) 2000-2001 SHL 49 32 35 67 1.37 26
5. Lars-Eric Lundvall (F) 1960-1961 Division 2 14 32 - - - -
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Ryan Lasch (F) 2017-2018 SHL 49 15 40 55 1.12 18
2. John Newberry (F) 1987-1988 Division 1 34 22 39 61 1.79 32
3. Mathis Olimb (F) 2014-2015 SHL 51 7 39 46 0.90 65
4. Niklas Andersson (F) 2005-2006 SHL 50 13 38 51 1.02 53
5. Niklas Andersson (F) 2007-2008 SHL 48 12 37 49 1.02 50
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Patric Blomdahl (F) 2008-2009 SHL 48 5 2 7 0.15 116
2. Joel Lundqvist (F) 2002-2003 SHL 50 17 20 37 0.74 113
3. Antti-Jussi Niemi (D) 2006-2007 SHL 48 3 11 14 0.29 110
4. Oscar Ackeström (D) 2003-2004 SHL 43 6 11 17 0.40 109
5. Tomi Kallio (F) 2006-2007 SHL 55 18 36 54 0.98 103
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 189 lbs 27.20
2017-2018 6'0" 189 lbs 24.38
2016-2017 6'1" 189 lbs 23.45
2015-2016 6'1" 193 lbs 24.00
2014-2015 6'1" 193 lbs 23.61
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
2016 Championship Line-up
Andreas Johnson - Johan Sundström - Spencer Abbott
Joey Crabb - Joel Lundqvist - Ryan Lasch
Artturi Lehkonen - Patrik Carlsson - Robin Figren
Mats Rosseli Olsen - Nicklas Lasu - Sebastian Stålberg
Anton Axelsson

Henrik Tömmernes - Lukas Bengtsson
Oscar Fantenberg - Oliver Lauridsen
Christoffer Persson - Elias Fälth
Jacob Larsson

2005 Championship Line-up
Niklas Andersson - Jonas Johnson - Tomi Kallio
P.J. Axelsson - Samuel Påhlsson - Daniel Alfredsson
Jonas Esbjörs - Martin Plüss - Peter Högardh
Jari Tolsa - Joel Lundqvist - Magnus Kahnberg

Ronnie Sundin - Tom Koivisto
Christian Bäckman - Sami Salo
Jan-Axel Alavaara - A.J. Niemi
Arto Tukio

2003 Championship Line-up
Niklas Andersson - Jonas Johnson - Tomi Kallio
Patrik Carnbäck - Mikael Andersson - Peter Ström
Jari Tolsa - Joel Lundqvist - Magnus Kahnberg
Jens Karlsson - Alexander Steen - Jonas Esbjörs

Ronnie Sundin - Magnus Johansson
Jan-Axel Alavaara - Erik Kakko
Kimmo Eronen - Oscar Ackeström

Player acquisitions by season
List to be completed.

2012-13
- 2012-12-13 • Signed D Brendan Bell
- 2012-10-11 • Signed F Viktor Stålberg (NHL lockout)
- 2012-10-02 • Signed F Matt Duchene (NHL lockout)
- 2012-07-26 • Signed F Fabian Brunnström
- 2012-07-13 • Signed G Patrick Galbraith
- 2012-06-25 • Signed F Dick Axelsson
- 2012-06-15 • Signed D Oliver Bohm
- 2012-05-18 • Signed F Sebastian Collberg
- 2012-05-11 • Signed G Július Hudáček
- 2012-04-13 • Signed D Doug Lynch

2011-12
- 2012-01-28 • Signed F Mats Rosseli Olsen
- 2011-11-14 • Signed F Fredrik Sjöström
- 2011-05-03 • Signed D Viktor Svedberg
- 2011-04-29 • Signed F Mathis Olimb
- 2011-04-14 • Signed G Frederik Andersen
- 2011-04-12 • Signed D Christoffer Persson
- 2011-04-11 • Signed G Linus Fernström
- 2011-04-07 • Signed D Fredrik Eriksson
- 2011-04-07 • Signed D Pierre Johnsson
- 2011-04-04 • Signed G Magnus Hellberg
- 2011-04-04 • Signed F Magnus Kahnberg
- 2011-03-30 • Signed D Patrick von Gunten
- 2011-03-24 • Signed F Jari Tolsa
- 2011-03-23 • Signed F Anton Axelsson
- 2011-03-21 • Signed F Victor Backman


2010-11
- 2011-01-30 • Signed F Dragan Umičević
- 2010-12-25 • Signed F Jesper Mattsson
- 2010-11-03 • Signed D Pavel Skrbek
- 2010-10-10 • Signed F Robin Lindqvist
- 2010-09-15 • Signed D Christoph Schubert
- 2010-09-20 • Signed F Johan Sundström
- 2010-07-30 • Signed F Mika Pyörälä
- 2010-05-20 • Signed F Toni Koivisto
- 2010-05-20 • Signed D Mikko Mäenpää
- 2010-05-20 • Signed F William Wallén
- 2010-05-07 • Signed G Joakim Lundström

2009-10
- 2009-10-09 • Signed D Christian Bäckman
- 2009-07-27 • Signed F P.J. Axelsson
- 2009-07-24 • Signed F Joel Lundqvist
- 2009-04-27 • Signed F Mathis Olimb
- 2009-04-22 • Signed F Calle Klingberg
- 2009-04-22 • Signed D Henrik Tömmernes
- 2009-04-15 • Signed F Nicklas Lasu
- 2009-04-26 • Signed D Ville Mäntymaa
- 2009-04-01 • Signed D Tobias Viklund

2008-09
- 2009-01-22 • Signed F Johnny Pohl
- 2009-01-19 • Signed F Jonas Johnson
- 2008-07-23 • Signed G Johan Holmqvist
- 2008-07-18 • Signed F Riku Hahl
- 2008-07-15 • Signed D Joe DiPenta
- 2008-03-27 • Signed D Oscar Hedman
- 2008-05-11 • Signed F Andreas Karlsson

2007-08
- 2008-01-31 • Signed D Ossi-Petteri Grönholm
- 2007-08-03 • Signed F Michael Holmqvist
- 2007-07-16 • Signed F Justin Morrison
- 2007-05-23 • Signed F Fredrik Pettersson
- 2007-04-19 • Signed D Andreas Holmqvist
- 2007-04-15 • Signed D Tuukka Mäntylä
- 2007-04-24 • Signed F Mikael Johansson
- 2007-04-15 • Signed D Toni Söderholm

2006-07
- 2006-12-22 • Signed D Ari Vallin
- 2006-12-01 • Signed F Magnus Kahnberg
- 2006-10-31 • Signed F Sean Bergenheim
- 2006-10-09 • Signed F Henrik Malmström
- 2006-08-16 • Signed F Martin Cibák
- 2006-07-03 • Signed F Steve Kariya
- 2006-05-25 • Signed D Johan Fransson
- 2006-05-05 • Signed D Tomi Pettinen
- 2006-05-03 • Signed F Patrik Carlsson
- 2006-04-22 • Signed D Jonas Ahnelöv
- 2006-04-21 • Signed F Fredrik Johansson
- 2006-04-20 • Signed F Johan Ryno
- 2006-04-19 • Signed F Karl Fabricius

2005-06
- 2006-01-31 • Signed F Jason Krog
- 2006-01-26 • Signed D Markus Seikola
- 2005-06-03 • Signed D Richard Demén-Willaume
- 2005-05-04 • Signed F Anton Axelsson

2004-05
- 2005-01-10 • Signed F Daniel Alfredsson (NHL lockout)
- 2004-09-24 • Signed D Sami Salo (NHL lockout)
- 2004-09-15 • Signed F P.J. Axelsson (NHL lockout)
- 2004-09-15 • Signed D Christian Bäckman (NHL lockout)
- 2004-09-15 • Signed F Samuel Påhlsson (NHL lockout)
- 2004-04-15 • Signed D Tom Koivisto
- 2004-04-14 • Signed F Peter Högardh
- 2004-02-23 • Signed F Martin Plüss


2003-04
- 2004-01-30 • Signed G Mikael Sandberg
- 2003-08-29 • Signed G Johan Jönfeldt
- 2003-04-22 • Signed D Antti-Jussi Niemi

2002-03
- 2003-01-23 • Signed F Tomi Kallio
- 2002-07-17 • Signed D Kimmo Eronen
- 2002-07-08 • Signed D Erik Kakko
- 2002-05-01 • Signed D Jonas Leetma
- 2002-05-01 • Signed F Mattias Luukkonen
- 2002-04-17 • Signed F Jonas Esbjörs
- 2002-04-16 • Signed G Fredrik Norrena
- 2002-04-06 • Signed D Tom Koivisto
- 2002-04-04 • Signed F Oscar Ackeström

2001-02
- 2001-07-25 • Signed F Marián Kacíř
- 2001-06-09 • Signed G Petter Rönnqvist
- 2001-06-09 • Signed D Pasi Sormunen
- 2001-05-23 • Signed F Niklas Andersson

2000-01
- 2000-06-01 • Signed F Mikael Andersson