Team Facts

2018-2019 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
Mathias Niederberger (G) 25 1992 Düsseldorf, GER 5'11" 170 L 19/20
Fredrik Pettersson Wentzel (G) 26 1991 Uppsala, SWE 6'1" 176 L 18/19
DEFENSEMEN
Alexander Dersch (D) 18 2000 Landshut, GER 6'3" 172 R 20/21
Bernhard Ebner (D) 27 1990 Schongau, GER 6'2" 203 L 18/19
Johannes Huß (D) 19 1998 Bad Tölz, GER 6'0" 179 L 19/20
Patrick Köppchen (D) 37 1980 Berlin, GER 5'11" 194 L 18/19
Nicklas Mannes (D) 19 1998 Ratingen, GER 6'1" 181 L 18/19
Kevin Marshall (D) 29 1989 Boucherville, QC, CAN 6'1" 201 L 18/19
Ryan McKiernan (D) 28 1989 White Plains, NY, USA 5'11" 187 R 18/19
Marco Nowak (D) 27 1990 Dresden, GER 6'2" 205 R 18/19
Alexandre Picard (D) 32 1985 Gatineau, QC, CAN 6'2" 207 L 18/19
FORWARDS
Alexander Barta (C) 35 1983 Berlin, GER 5'10" 168 R 18/19
Patrick Buzas (C/LW) 31 1987 Augsburg, GER 6'2" 187 L 18/19
Jaedon Descheneau (RW) 23 1995 Leduc, AB, CAN 5'9" 185 R 18/19
Jerome Flaake (RW) 28 1990 Guben, GER 6'3" 203 L 20/21
Philip Gogulla (LW) 30 1987 Düsseldorf, GER 6'2" 183 L 18/19
John Henrion (RW) 27 1991 Worcester, MA, USA 5'11" 205 R 19/20
Christian Kretschmann (C) 25 1993 Mönchengladbach, GER 5'11" 179 R 18/19
Lukas Laub (LW/RW) 23 1994 Rosenheim, GER 5'10" 176 L 18/19
Leon Niederberger (LW/RW) 22 1996 Düsseldorf, GER 6'0" 170 L 18/19
#40 Ken Andre Olimb (C/W) 29 1989 Oslo, NOR 5'10" 176 L 20/21
Braden Pimm (C/W) 28 1989 Fort St. John, BC, CAN 6'0" 198 L 18/19
Stefan Reiter (F) 21 1996 München, GER 6'0" 181 R 18/19
Calle Ridderwall (LW/RW) 29 1988 Stockholm, SWE 6'0" 192 L 20/21
Manuel Strodel (LW/RW) 26 1992 Buchloe, GER 5'9" 163 L 18/19
Position: G:2 D:9 F:14 | Av Age: 26.56 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 186 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name ISS Dome
  • Location Düsseldorf
  • Capacity 13 205
  • Construction Year 2006
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
05/19/2018
05/19/2018 Confirmed Leaving Eduard Lewandowski (F) Leaving for Unknown
05/19/2018 Confirmed Leaving Daniel Weiß (F) Leaving for Unknown
05/19/2018 Confirmed Leaving Darryl Boyce (F) Leaving for Unknown
05/18/2018
05/18/2018 Confirmed Joining Philip Gogulla (F) Joining from Kölner Haie
05/15/2018
05/15/2018 Confirmed Leaving Dan Bakala (G) Leaving for Villacher SV
05/15/2018 Confirmed Joining Jerome Flaake (F) Joining from EHC München
05/09/2018
05/09/2018 Confirmed Joining Ryan McKiernan (D) Joining from Vienna Capitals
05/09/2018 Confirmed Leaving Maximilian Kammerer (F) Leaving for Washington Capitals
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Düsseldorfer EG
1936-1937 Germany 3 2 1 0 - - 7 2 5 1 -
Germany 2 0 0 2 - - 1 6 0 3 -
1937-1938 Germany 3 2 1 0 - - 13 1 5 2 -
Germany 3 2 0 1 - - 4 2 4 2 -
1950-1951 Germany 6 6 0 0 - - 84 4 12 1 Qualification loss
1951-1952 Germany 4 0 0 4 - - 2 20 0 4 Relegated
1952-1953 Germany 14 3 1 10 - - 26 96 7 7 Saved in relegation
1953-1954 Germany 14 1 0 13 - - 19 131 2 8 No playoffs held
1955-1956 Germany 14 3 1 10 - - 46 94 7 7 No playoffs held
1956-1957 Germany 10 6 0 4 - - 57 39 12 3 -
1957-1958 Germany 10 5 1 4 - - 47 36 11 3 Championship Round
Germany 10 1 1 8 - - 33 62 3 6 No playoffs held
1958-1959 Germany 14 2 0 12 - - 42 124 4 7 Relegated
1959-1960 Germany2 18 10 2 6 - - 131 70 22 3 No playoffs held
1960-1961 Germany2 18 7 0 11 - - 91 98 14 8 No playoffs held
1961-1962 Germany2 22 8 2 12 - - 91 107 18 10 No playoffs held
1962-1963 Germany2 22 14 4 4 - - 124 66 32 2 No playoffs held
1963-1964 Germany2 22 13 1 8 - - 122 78 27 4 No playoffs held
1964-1965 Germany2 22 16 3 3 - - 116 74 35 2 Promoted
1965-1966 Germany 18 10 1 7 - - 66 57 21 4 Championship Round
Germany 8 3 2 3 - - 27 37 8 3 No playoffs held
1966-1967 Germany 16 11 2 3 - - 93 42 24 1 Championship Round
Germany 10 9 0 1 - - 44 22 18 No playoffs held
1967-1968 Germany 8 5 1 2 - - 41 29 11 1 Championship Round
Germany 20 9 3 8 - - 64 55 21 4 No playoffs held
1968-1969 Germany 10 7 1 2 - - 52 14 15 2 Championship Round
Germany 20 12 1 7 - - 73 56 25 2 No playoffs held
1969-1970 Germany 22 9 3 10 - - 54 69 21 7 Championship Round
Germany 14 2 2 10 - - 37 59 6 8 No playoffs held
1970-1971 Germany 36 26 2 8 - - 195 114 54 2 No playoffs held
1971-1972 Germany 32 23 2 7 - - 147 77 48 No playoffs held
1972-1973 Germany 40 27 5 8 - - 230 132 59 2 No playoffs held
1973-1974 Germany 36 19 6 11 - - 181 127 44 4 No playoffs held
1974-1975 Germany 36 26 4 6 - - 198 122 56 No playoffs held
1975-1976 Germany 36 19 6 11 - - 185 151 44 3 No playoffs held
1976-1977 Germany 36 21 2 13 - - 153 127 44 3 Championship Round
Germany 46 24 3 19 - - 194 185 51 4 No playoffs held
1977-1978 Germany 36 14 4 18 - - 164 162 32 6 Championship Round
Germany 46 18 4 24 - - 203 201 40 6 No playoffs held
1978-1979 Germany 22 16 0 6 - - 107 73 32 2 Championship Round
Germany 52 26 3 23 - - 248 238 55 4 No playoffs held
1979-1980 Germany 22 13 3 6 - - 142 84 29 3 -
Germany 34 24 4 6 - - 224 125 52 1 Championship Round
Germany 48 33 5 10 - - 286 180 71 2 No playoffs held
1980-1981 Germany 44 29 3 13 - - 258 167 61 2 Final loss
1981-1982 Germany 44 17 3 24 - - 197 198 37 8 Quarterfinal loss
1982-1983 Germany 36 9 3 24 - - 102 185 21 8 Quarterfinal loss
1983-1984 Germany 36 11 3 22 - - 102 157 25 8 -
Germany 6 2 0 4 - - 22 45 4 4 Placement game win
1984-1985 Germany 36 16 5 15 - - 159 142 37 7 Quarterfinal loss
1985-1986 Germany 36 23 5 8 - - 216 141 51 2 Final loss
1986-1987 Germany 36 23 2 11 - - 192 123 48 3 Bronze game win
1987-1988 Germany 32 13 9 10 - - 146 128 35 5 Bronze game loss
1988-1989 Germany 36 16 7 13 - - 170 151 39 4 Final loss
1989-1990 Germany 36 24 3 9 - - 173 110 51 1 Champion
1990-1991 Germany 44 29 8 7 - - 216 117 66 2 Champion
1991-1992 Germany 44 35 4 5 - - 249 109 74 1 Champion
1992-1993 Germany 44 31 8 5 - - 190 108 70 1 Champion
1993-1994 Germany 44 33 2 9 - - 182 92 68 1 Final loss
1994-1995 DEL 44 29 - 10 4 1 196 128 63 5 Quarterfinal loss
1995-1996 DEL 50 36 - 9 4 1 228 127 77 3 Champion
1996-1997 DEL 48 28 - 18 2 0 164 138 58 9 Saved in relegation
1997-1998 DEL 48 27 - 18 1 2 166 164 57 5 Financial relegation
1998-1999 Germany2 58 32 - 18 4 4 208 171 108 3 Semifinal loss
1999-2000 Germany2 50 - - - - - 180 132 101 1 Promoted
2000-2001 DEL 60 17 - 28 10 5 133 164 76 11 Did not make playoffs
DEG Metro Stars
2001-2002 DEL 60 23 - 26 8 3 143 139 88 9 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 DEL 52 24 - 14 10 4 151 122 96 3 Quarterfinal loss
2003-2004 DEL 52 24 - 22 4 2 141 129 82 8 Quarterfinal loss
2004-2005 DEL 52 19 - 24 5 4 139 152 71 10 Did not make playoffs
2005-2006 DEL 52 26 - 15 4 7 171 143 93 3 Final loss
2006-2007 DEL 52 28 - 15 5 4 163 127 98 2 Semifinal loss
2007-2008 DEL 56 23 - 22 5 6 169 173 85 9 Semifinal loss
2008-2009 DEL 52 24 - 17 5 6 159 134 88 3 Final loss
2009-2010 DEL 56 25 - 21 5 5 181 148 90 6 Quarterfinal loss
2010-2011 DEL 52 26 - 17 6 3 174 158 93 2 Semifinal loss
2011-2012 DEL 52 19 - 17 7 9 162 167 80 7 Quarterfinal loss
Düsseldorfer EG
2012-2013 DEL 52 11 - 30 5 6 131 178 49 14 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 DEL 52 10 - 35 4 3 101 186 41 14 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 DEL 52 24 0 19 6 3 157 151 87 5 Semifinal loss
2015-2016 DEL 52 26 0 20 3 3 152 132 87 5 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 DEL 52 16 - 28 7 1 127 161 63 11 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 DEL 52 17 - 22 4 9 133 154 68 11 Did not make playoffs
Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1967-1968 European Cup 4 2 1 1 - - 23 16 - 7 Eight final loss
1970-1971 Spengler Cup 4 0 1 3 - - 5 23 1 4 No playoffs held
1972-1973 European Cup 8 6 1 1 - - 44 26 - Semifinal loss
1975-1976 European Cup 6 2 0 4 - - 32 23 - Semifinal loss
1978-1979 Spengler Cup 4 1 0 3 - - 11 26 2 4 No playoffs held
1979-1980 Spengler Cup 4 3 1 0 - - 26 17 7 2 No playoffs held
1980-1981 Spengler Cup 4 1 0 3 - - 17 24 2 5 No playoffs held
1986-1987 Spengler Cup 4 0 - 4 - - 15 44 0 5 Did not make playoffs
1990-1991 European Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 21 11 4 2 -
European Cup 2 1 0 1 - - 8 8 - 5 Placement game win
1991-1992 European Cup 3 3 0 0 - - 33 6 6 1 Promoted
European Cup 2 2 0 0 - - 8 3 4 1 Final loss
1992-1993 European Cup 3 1 1 1 - - 10 10 3 2 Promoted
European Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 9 8 2 3 Final group
1993-1994 European Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 7 9 2 4 Final group
1995-1996 European Cup 2 1 0 1 - - 9 9 2 2 Bronze game win
1998-1999 Continental Cup 3 2 1 0 - - 14 9 5 1 Promoted
Continental Cup 3 0 0 3 - - 5 15 0 4 -
2015-2016 Champions HL 4 1 - 2 1 0 15 14 5 2 16th final loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Braden Pimm (F) 2017-2018 EC Kassel Huskies DEL2 50 25 38 63 40
2. Andrew Hotham (D) 2017-2018 Cardiff Devils EIHL 56 18 43 61 86
3. Jason Pinizzotto (F) 2017-2018 Eisbären Regensburg Germany3 44 25 30 55 75
4. Drayson Bowman (F) 2017-2018 Colorado Eagles ECHL 65 20 35 55 66
5. Adam Courchaine (F) 2017-2018 Coventry Blaze EIHL 51 15 36 51 8
6. Jaedon Descheneau (F) 2017-2018 HC Thurgau NLB 41 18 32 50 28
7. Tim Brazda (F) 2017-2018 Ratinger Ice Aliens Germany4 29 21 26 47 82
8. Dominik Daxlberger (F) 2017-2018 Starbulls Rosenheim Germany3 44 12 35 47 85
9. Tim Schüle (D) 2017-2018 Löwen Frankfurt DEL2 50 9 37 46 58
10. Tobias Brazda (F) 2017-2018 Ratinger Ice Aliens Germany4 29 14 29 43 92
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Chris Valentine (F) 478 312 520 832
2. Daniel Kreutzer (F) 682 201 376 577
3. Peter John Lee (F) 369 289 282 571
4. Petr Hejma (F) 333 238 252 490
5. Rob Collins (F) 410 124 229 353
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Chris Valentine (F) 478 312 520 832
2. Peter John Lee (F) 369 289 282 571
3. Petr Hejma (F) 333 238 252 490
4. Daniel Kreutzer (F) 682 201 376 577
5. Dieter Hegen (F) 271 185 167 352
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Chris Valentine (F) 478 312 520 832
2. Daniel Kreutzer (F) 682 201 376 577
3. Peter John Lee (F) 369 289 282 571
4. Petr Hejma (F) 333 238 252 490
5. Mike Schmidt (D) 331 43 245 288
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Daniel Kreutzer (F) 682 201 577 995
2. Chris Valentine (F) 478 312 832 739
3. Ulrich Hiemer (D) 361 110 329 532
4. Richard Amann (D) 372 70 200 484
5. Bernd Kühnhauser (F) 474 50 146 474
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Daniel Kreutzer (F) 682 201 376 577
2. Chris Valentine (F) 478 312 520 832
3. Bernd Kühnhauser (F) 474 50 96 146
4. Andreas Niederberger (D) 462 69 197 266
5. Andreas Brockmann (F) 414 129 205 334
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Dick Decloe (F) 114 144 261 2.289
2. Roland Eriksson (F) 77 61 154 2.000
3. Brendan Shanahan (F) 2 3 4 2.000
4. Gerd Truntschka (F) 123 46 216 1.756
5. Chris Valentine (F) 478 312 832 1.741
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Chris Valentine (F) 1985-1986 Germany 45 36 67 103 2.29 98
2. Dick Decloe (F) 1981-1982 Germany 44 50 50 100 2.27 54
3. Viktor Gordiyuk (F) 1998-1999 Germany2 65 36 59 95 1.46 46
4. Dick Decloe (F) 1980-1981 Germany 37 51 41 92 2.49 30
5. Roland Eriksson (F) 1980-1981 Germany 40 31 55 86 2.15 24
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dick Decloe (F) 1980-1981 Germany 37 51 41 92 2.49 30
2. Dick Decloe (F) 1981-1982 Germany 44 50 50 100 2.27 54
3. Dick Decloe (F) 1979-1980 Germany 33 43 26 69 2.09 26
4. Petr Hejma (F) 1972-1973 Germany 40 43 24 67 1.68 35
5. Ralph Krueger (F) 1980-1981 Germany 36 42 39 81 2.25 35
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Chris Valentine (F) 1985-1986 Germany 45 36 67 103 2.29 98
2. Gerd Truntschka (F) 1991-1992 Germany 43 18 67 85 1.98 53
3. Gerd Truntschka (F) 1990-1991 Germany 44 19 63 82 1.86 40
4. Viktor Gordiyuk (F) 1998-1999 Germany2 65 36 59 95 1.46 46
5. Roland Eriksson (F) 1980-1981 Germany 40 31 55 86 2.15 24
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jeffrey Ricciardi (D) 2000-2001 DEL 59 1 9 10 0.17 181
2. Christian Proulx (D) 2001-2002 DEL 57 0 4 4 0.07 151
3. Tim Conboy (D) 2016-2017 DEL 34 2 3 5 0.15 144
4. Andy Hedlund (D) 2007-2008 DEL 55 12 23 35 0.64 142
5. Tim Conboy (D) 2015-2016 DEL 43 0 13 13 0.30 138
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 186 lbs 26.56
2017-2018 6'0" 191 lbs 26.69
2016-2017 6'0" 187 lbs 28.08
2015-2016 5'11" 188 lbs 28.00
2014-2015 6'0" 191 lbs 26.04
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