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  • Full name Frankfurt Lions
  • Town Frankfurt
  • Founded 1959

1998-1999 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Thorsten Apel (G) 45 1974 5'9" 150 R
Fabrice Lhenry (G) 47 1972 Lyon, FRA 5'11" 181 L
Jukka Tammi (G) 57 1962 Tampere, FIN 5'11" 172 L
DEFENSEMEN
Michael Bresagk (D) 49 1970 Cottbus, GER 6'1" 185 L
Rob Doyle (D) 55 1964 Lindsay, ON, CAN 6'0" 194 R
Rick Hayward (D) 53 1966 Toledo, OH, USA 6'0" 181 L
Toni Porkka (D) 49 1970 Rauma, FIN 6'2" 198 R
Jean-Marc Richard (D) 53 1966 St-Raymond, QC, CAN 5'11" 179 L
Chris Snell (D) 48 1971 Regina, SK, CAN 5'11" 198 L
Carl Valimont (D) 53 1966 Southington, CT, USA 6'1" 198 L
Phil Von Stefenelli (D) 50 1969 Vancouver, BC, CAN 5'11" 198 L
FORWARDS
Len Barrie (C) 50 1969 Kimberley, BC, CAN 6'1" 201 R
Mike Barrie (C) 45 1974 Kelowna, BC, CAN 6'1" 194 L
Marcus Bleicher (F) 52 1967 Füssen, GER 5'10" 187 L
John Chabot (C) 57 1962 Summerside, PE, CAN 6'2" 201 L
José Charbonneau (RW) 53 1966 Ferme-Neuve, QC, CAN 6'0" 194 R
Victor Gervais (LW) 50 1969 Prince George, BC, CAN 5'10" 176 L
Ralf Hantschke (RW) 54 1965 Bad Muskau, GER 6'1" 190 L
Doug Kirton (F) 53 1966 Penetang, ON, CAN 6'2" 198 -
Steve Palmer (C) 45 1974 Mississauga, ON, CAN 5'10" 181 L
Ken Quinney (RW) 54 1965 New Westminster, BC, CAN 5'10" 185 R
Joel Savage (RW) 49 1969 Surrey, BC, CAN 5'11" 201 R
Daniel Shank (RW) 52 1967 Montréal, QC, CAN 5'10" 190 R
Bob Sweeney (C) 55 1964 Concord, MA, USA 6'3" 201 R
Ilya Vorobyov (C/RW) 44 1975 Riga, LAT 6'0" 194 R
Martin Williams (LW) 44 1975 Falls Church, VA, USA 6'2" 209 L
Position: G:2 D:7 F:15 | Av Age: 30.62 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 191 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
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
07/19/2010
07/19/2010 Confirmed Leaving Jeff Ulmer (F) Leaving for Metallurg Novokuznetsk
07/19/2010 Confirmed Leaving John Slaney (D) Leaving for HC Plzen
07/13/2010
07/13/2010 Confirmed Leaving Thomas Oppenheimer (F) Leaving for Hamburg Freezers
07/13/2010 Confirmed Leaving Simon Danner (F) Leaving for Düsseldorfer EG
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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. Christoph Gawlik (F) 2019-2020 Deggendorfer SC Germany3 13 10 14 24 16
2. Tobias Schwab (F) 2019-2020 EG Diez-Limburg Germany4 12 10 13 23 2
3. Christian Billich (F) 2019-2020 EHC Freiburg DEL2 19 6 8 14 8
4. Layne Ulmer (F) 2019-2020 Manchester Storm EIHL 15 6 5 11 8
5. Michal Bartosch (F) 2019-2020 Bayreuth Tigers DEL2 20 3 6 9 14
6. Andrei Strakhov (F) 2019-2020 Hannover Scorpions Germany3 15 2 6 8 2
7. Chad Bassen (F) 2019-2020 Nürnberg Ice Tigers DEL 20 4 2 6 12
8. Tobias Wörle (F) 2019-2020 ESV Kaufbeuren DEL2 19 1 4 5 12
9. Layne Ulmer (F) 2019-2020 Manchester Storm EIHL Cup 8 0 4 4 4
10. Max Prommersberger (D) 2019-2020 Bietigheim Steelers DEL2 20 0 2 2 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)