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  • Full name Frankfurt Lions
  • Town Frankfurt
  • Founded 1959

1996-1997 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Rupert Meister (G) 54 1965 Landshut, GER 6'0" 176 -
Jukka Tammi (G) 57 1962 Tampere, FIN 5'11" 172 L
DEFENSEMEN
Rudolf Gorgenländer (D) 45 1974 Karaganda, KAZ 5'10" 170 L
Joni Lehto (D) 48 1970 Turku, FIN 6'1" 212 L
Toni Porkka (D) 49 1970 Rauma, FIN 6'2" 198 R
Anton Raubal (D) 51 1968 Garmisch-Partenkirchen, GER 6'0" 194 R
Kai Rautio (D) 54 1964 Oulu, FIN 6'1" 194 L
Sergei Shendelev (D) 55 1964 St. Petersburg, RUS 6'3" 209 L
Florian Storf (D) 47 1972 Garmisch-Partenkirchen, GER 6'0" 187 L
Greg Thomson (D/F) 56 1963 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'1" 196 L
Pavel Vit (D/F) 43 1975 Plzen, CZE 6'2" 203 L
FORWARDS
Dave Archibald (RW) 50 1969 Chilliwack, BC, CAN 6'0" 203 L
Daniel Gauthier (C) 49 1970 Charlemagne, QC, CAN 6'4" 212 L
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Brian Hannon (RW) 53 1965 Utica, NY, USA 5'10" 179 R
Brad Jones (C) 53 1965 Sterling Heights, MI, USA 6'0" 196 L
Iiro Järvi (RW) 54 1965 Helsinki, FIN 6'2" 201 L
Matthias Kliemann (F) 47 1971 Weißwasser, GER 6'3" 216 L
Petr Kopta (F) 53 1965 Chomutov, CZE 6'0" 187 L
Andrei Lomakin (LW) 1964 Voskresensk, RUS 5'9" 174 L
Timo Peltomaa (RW) 50 1968 Toijala, FIN 6'1" 209 R
Thomas Popiesch (F) 53 1965 Berlin, GER 6'0" 174 L
Jürgen Schaal (F) 52 1967 Esslingen, GER 5'10" 181 L
Igor Schultz (F) 46 1972 Rakovnik, CZE 5'10" 174 R
François Sills (F) 55 1964 Amos, QC, CAN 6'0" 209 R
Tony Virta (RW/C) 46 1972 Hämeenlinna, FIN 5'10" 192 L
Ilya Vorobyov (C/RW) 44 1975 Riga, LAT 6'0" 194 R
Position: G:2 D:9 F:15 | Av Age: 28.73 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 193 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Eissporthalle Am Ratsweg
  • Location Frankfurt, GER
  • Capacity 6 946
  • Construction Year 1981
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
12/06/2010
12/06/2010 Confirmed Leaving Adrian Foster (F) Leaving for Örebro HK
10/06/2010
10/06/2010 Confirmed Leaving Michael Hackert (F) Leaving for Iserlohn Roosters
09/07/2010
09/07/2010 Confirmed Leaving Ilya Vorobiev (F) Leaving for Retired
09/07/2010 Confirmed Leaving Michael Bresagk (D) Leaving for Retired
08/26/2010
08/26/2010 Confirmed Leaving Aleksander Polaczek (F) Leaving for Hamburg Freezers
08/18/2010
08/18/2010 Confirmed Leaving Eric Schneider (F) Leaving for EHC München
07/24/2010
07/24/2010 Confirmed Leaving Sean Blanchard (D) Leaving for Nürnberg Ice Tigers
07/21/2010
07/21/2010 Confirmed Leaving Felix Petermann (D) Leaving for EHC München
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1994-1995 DEL 44 16 - 22 5 1 110 140 38 10 Last 16 loss
1995-1996 DEL 50 22 - 20 5 3 189 162 52 8 Last 16 loss
1996-1997 DEL 48 21 - 23 4 1 136 142 47 12 Saved in relegation
1997-1998 DEL 48 27 - 14 6 1 160 126 61 2 Semifinal loss
1998-1999 DEL 52 25 - 18 5 4 184 168 89 4 Semifinal loss
1999-2000 DEL 56 24 - 20 8 4 190 175 92 7 Quarterfinal loss
2000-2001 DEL 60 23 - 24 5 8 189 189 87 10 Did not make playoffs
2001-2002 DEL 60 20 - 31 7 2 156 199 76 11 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 DEL 52 14 - 26 6 6 133 171 60 13 Saved in relegation
2003-2004 DEL 52 26 - 17 5 4 177 148 92 5 Champion
2004-2005 DEL 52 30 - 14 5 3 197 124 103 1 Semifinal loss
2005-2006 DEL 52 18 - 23 5 6 124 137 70 9 Did not make playoffs
2006-2007 DEL 52 24 - 21 4 3 171 171 83 8 Quarterfinal loss
2007-2008 DEL 56 24 - 15 8 9 188 172 97 4 Semifinal loss
2008-2009 DEL 52 21 - 20 6 5 152 152 80 9 Playoffs Qualifier loss
2009-2010 DEL 56 28 - 20 6 2 191 161 98 2 Quarterfinal loss
Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1998-1999 Euro HL 6 0 - 4 1 1 20 34 3 4 Did not make playoffs
2004-2005 ECC 2 0 0 2 - - 6 10 0 3 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Tobias Schwab (F) 2018-2019 EG Diez-Limburg Germany4 33 33 38 71 12
2. Michal Bartosch (F) 2018-2019 Bayreuth Tigers DEL2 51 21 23 44 24
3. Layne Ulmer (F) 2018-2019 Cardiff Devils EIHL 54 18 23 41 47
4. Marian Dejdar (F) 2018-2019 Hannover Scorpions Germany3 31 17 23 40 14
5. Radek Krestan (F) 2018-2019 EC Bad Nauheim DEL2 50 16 23 39 18
6. Tobias Kunz (F) 2018-2019 EHC Freiburg DEL2 50 12 21 33 20
7. Christoph Gawlik (F) 2018-2019 Deggendorfer SC DEL2 40 10 18 28 26
8. Simon Danner (D) 2018-2019 Schwenninger Wild Wings DEL 52 7 16 23 34
9. Chad Bassen (F) 2018-2019 Nürnberg Ice Tigers DEL 50 6 15 21 36
10. Philip Schumacher (F) 2018-2019 EHC Kreuzlingen-Konstanz II SwissDiv4 10 12 8 20 8
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Patrick Lebeau (F) 238 111 196 307
2. Jason Young (F) 382 100 206 306
3. Chris Snell (D) 261 69 128 197
4. Dwayne Norris (F) 223 85 106 191
5. Chris Taylor (F) 185 50 137 187
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Patrick Lebeau (F) 238 111 196 307
2. Jason Young (F) 382 100 206 306
3. Jeff Ulmer (F) 187 88 94 182
4. Dwayne Norris (F) 223 85 106 191
5. José Charbonneau (F) 214 70 92 162
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jason Young (F) 382 100 206 306
2. Patrick Lebeau (F) 238 111 196 307
3. John Chabot (F) 154 31 143 174
4. Rob Doyle (D) 273 45 139 184
5. Chris Taylor (F) 185 50 137 187
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Jason Young (F) 382 100 306 731
2. Chris Snell (D) 261 69 197 699
3. Michael Bresagk (D) 644 28 96 646
4. Rob Doyle (D) 273 45 184 498
5. José Charbonneau (F) 214 70 162 451
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Michael Bresagk (D) 644 28 68 96
2. Jason Young (F) 382 100 206 306
3. Toni Porkka (D) 286 23 61 84
4. Rob Doyle (D) 273 45 139 184
5. Victor Gervais (F) 266 66 93 159
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Robert Reichel (F) 70 67 148 2.114
2. Jiri Lala (F) 99 58 158 1.596
3. Doug Weight (F) 18 8 27 1.500
4. Devin Edgerton (F) 48 30 63 1.313
5. Patrick Lebeau (F) 238 111 307 1.290
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Robert Reichel (F) 1995-1996 DEL 49 48 57 105 2.14 84
2. Patrick Lebeau (F) 2004-2005 DEL 63 33 70 103 1.63 48
3. Jiri Lala (F) 1995-1996 DEL 53 36 52 88 1.66 18
4. Patrick Lebeau (F) 2003-2004 DEL 66 31 52 83 1.26 54
5. Chris Taylor (F) 2007-2008 DEL 68 22 57 79 1.16 54
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Robert Reichel (F) 1995-1996 DEL 49 48 57 105 2.14 84
2. Jeff Ulmer (F) 2009-2010 DEL 60 39 37 76 1.27 24
3. Jiri Lala (F) 1995-1996 DEL 53 36 52 88 1.66 18
4. Patrick Lebeau (F) 2004-2005 DEL 63 33 70 103 1.63 48
5. François Sills (F) 1995-1996 DEL 53 33 35 68 1.28 44
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Patrick Lebeau (F) 2004-2005 DEL 63 33 70 103 1.63 48
2. Robert Reichel (F) 1995-1996 DEL 49 48 57 105 2.14 84
3. Chris Taylor (F) 2007-2008 DEL 68 22 57 79 1.16 54
4. John Chabot (F) 1998-1999 DEL 57 8 56 64 1.12 46
5. Jason Young (F) 2007-2008 DEL 67 20 55 75 1.12 116
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Steve Kelly (F) 2006-2007 DEL 55 11 37 48 0.87 239
2. Jason Marshall (D) 2007-2008 DEL 56 3 13 16 0.29 217
3. Chris Snell (D) 1997-1998 DEL 52 16 28 44 0.85 183
4. Paul Stanton (D) 2002-2003 DEL 55 10 25 35 0.64 183
5. José Charbonneau (F) 1997-1998 DEL 47 17 17 34 0.72 174
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Team names:

- Eintracht Frankfurt (1959-1991)
- Frankfurter ESC "Die Löwen" (1991-1994)
- Frankfurt Lions (1994-2010)