Team Facts

2017-2018 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
Ryan Lough (LW) 25 1993 Manotick, ON, CAN 6'0" 185 L 17/18
#2 Brian Funes (D) 27 1991 Sydney, AUS 6'4" 209 R 17/18
#7 Thomas Steven (F) 19 1998 Brisbane, AUS 6'0" 172 R 17/18
#8 Thomas Moncrieff (F) 17 2001 5'8" 134 L 17/18
#10
Etienne Du Toit (F) 32 1985 Victoria, BC, CAN 6'0" 198 R 17/18
#10
Fredrik Rozenberg (F) 19 1999 London, GBR 5'8" 165 R 17/18
#11
Michael Schlamp (D)   “C” 37 1981 Regina, SK, CAN 6'2" 216 R 17/18
#14 Charlie Adams (C) 26 1992 White Bear Lake, MN, USA 6'1" 194 R 17/18
#15 Jeremy Vasquez (LW) 18 2000 Kings Langley, AUS 5'11" 168 L 17/18
#16 Ryan Annesley (D)   “A” 32 1986 Ajax, ON, CAN 5'11" 185 L 17/18
#19 Anthony Barnes (F) 21 1996 Brisbane, AUS 6'2" 216 R 17/18
#20
Vladimir Rubes (F)   “A” 47 1970 Praha, CZE 6'0" 192 L 17/18
#21 Cameron Smith (F) 20 1997 Sydney, AUS 5'9" 176 L 17/18
#28 Anthony Kimlin (G) 28 1990 Ipswich, AUS 6'2" 198 L 17/18
#31 Aston Brookes (G) 24 1993 5'11" 176 L 17/18
#37 Chad Smith (F) 19 1999 Kirkcaldy, GBR 5'9" 163 R 17/18
#44 Shai Rabinowitz (F) 30 1988 Port Macquarie, AUS 5'10" 172 R 17/18
#55 Gabriel Robledo (G) 32 1985 5'10" 187 L 17/18
#68 Michael Haynes (F) 32 1986 Sydney, AUS 5'10" 196 L 17/18
#71 Michael Burns (RW) 27 1991 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'2" 181 R 17/18
#77 Graeme Strukoff (D) 27 1991 Chilliwack, BC, CAN 6'0" 190 L 17/18
#84
Adrian Esposito (RW) 33 1985 6'0" 176 R 17/18
#91
Jeremy Brücker (F) 28 1989 - - - 17/18
#97 Tyerell Clare (D) 20 1997 6'0" 174 R 17/18
Position: G:3 D:4 F:17 | Av Age: 25.67 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 184 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Macquarie Ice Rink
  • Location Macquarie Park, Sydney
  • Capacity 2 000
  • Construction Year
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
04/20/2018
04/20/2018 Confirmed Joining Aston Brookes (G) Joining from Southern Stampede
04/20/2018 Confirmed Joining Gabriel Robledo (G) Joining from Sydney Sting
04/20/2018 Extension Thomas Moncrieff (F)
04/20/2018 Confirmed Joining Fredrik Rozenberg (F) Joining from Sydney Sting
04/20/2018 Confirmed Joining Joey Gunner (F) Joining from Penrith Raptors
04/20/2018 Confirmed Joining Anthony Barnes (F) Joining from Brisbane Blitz
04/20/2018 Extension Vladimir Rubes (F)
04/20/2018 Confirmed Joining Cameron Smith (F) Joining from Sydney Sabres
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1999-2000 AIHL - - - - - - - - - - -
2000-2001 AIHL 16 7 1 8 - - 70 74 15 2 Final loss
2001-2002 AIHL 16 12 2 2 - - 90 54 25 1 Champion
2002-2003 AIHL 6 1 0 5 - - 23 34 2 5 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 AIHL 20 8 1 6 1 4 68 71 31 3 Semifinal loss
2004-2005 AIHL 26 11 0 12 2 1 96 100 38 4 Semifinal loss
2005-2006 AIHL 28 15 - 11 1 1 133 101 48 5 Did not make playoffs
2006-2007 AIHL 28 14 - 8 4 2 112 84 49 4 Champion
2007-2008 AIHL 28 20 - 7 0 1 134 118 61 1 Semifinal loss
2008-2009 AIHL 24 1 - 20 3 0 66 140 9 7 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 AIHL 24 12 - 8 1 3 82 90 41 3 Semifinal loss
2010-2011 AIHL 28 2 - 21 2 3 83 151 13 8 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 AIHL 24 9 - 12 2 1 92 93 32 7 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 AIHL 28 7 - 20 0 1 73 120 22 7 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 AIHL 28 6 1 19 1 1 68 125 22 8 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 AIHL 28 11 - 14 1 2 110 110 37 7 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 AIHL 28 5 - 15 5 3 77 95 28 6 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 AIHL 28 8 - 14 3 3 101 121 33 6 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 AIHL 4 1 - 3 0 0 9 15 3 8 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Nick Rivait (D) 2017-2018 Liege Bulldogs BeNeLiga 21 13 36 49 79
2. Tony Demelinne (F) 2017-2018 Heerenveen Flyers BeNeLiga 24 13 34 47 16
3. Ales Padelek (F) 2017-2018 Peterborough Phantoms NIHL 28 18 19 37 10
4. Cameron Todd (F) 2017-2018 Univ. of Jamestown ACHA 34 8 24 32 26
5. Éric Bégin (D) 2017-2018 Bécancour Formule Fitness LHSAAAQ 22 7 20 27 14
6. Tim Rye (F) 2017-2018 Boston Jr. Rangers EHLP 38 9 17 26 10
7. Ellesse Carini (F) 2017-2018 Florida Eels USPHL Premier 43 8 18 26 12
8. Jan Koubek (F) 2017-2018 Sydney Sting ECSL 7 13 12 25 2
9. Joe Harcharik (F) 2017-2018 Neumarkt/Egna AlpsHL 23 13 8 21 14
10. Nick Rivait (D) 2017-2018 Liege Bulldogs Belgian Cup 8 8 13 21 36
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Vladimir Rubes (F) 255 157 247 404
2. Michael Schlamp (F) 232 107 155 262
3. Vladan Stransky (F) 136 98 149 247
4. Tomas Landa (F) 134 86 148 234
5. Murray Wand (F) 169 70 75 145
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Vladimir Rubes (F) 255 157 247 404
2. Michael Schlamp (F) 232 107 155 262
3. Vladan Stransky (F) 136 98 149 247
4. Tomas Landa (F) 134 86 148 234
5. Murray Wand (F) 169 70 75 145
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Vladimir Rubes (F) 255 157 247 404
2. Michael Schlamp (F) 232 107 155 262
3. Vladan Stransky (F) 136 98 149 247
4. Tomas Landa (F) 134 86 148 234
5. Murray Wand (F) 169 70 75 145
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Spencer Austin (D) 140 6 41 578
2. Brett Nelson-Bond (F) 253 51 111 469
3. Michael Schlamp (F) 232 107 262 457
4. Vladimir Rubes (F) 255 157 404 341
5. Vladan Stransky (F) 136 98 247 310
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Vladimir Rubes (F) 255 157 247 404
2. Brett Nelson-Bond (F) 253 51 60 111
3. Adrian Esposito (F) 249 32 35 67
4. Michael Schlamp (F) 232 107 155 262
5. Murray Wand (F) 169 70 75 145
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Vít Stránský (F) 15 22 40 2.667
2. Tony Demelinne (F) 16 19 41 2.563
3. Michal Lauko (F) 16 17 30 1.875
4. Joe Harcharik (F) 28 27 52 1.857
5. Vladan Stransky (F) 136 98 247 1.816
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Vladan Stransky (F) 2007-2008 AIHL 26 22 41 63 2.42 46
2. Tomas Landa (F) 2006-2007 AIHL 25 20 42 62 2.48 49
3. Tomas Landa (F) 2011-2012 AIHL 24 19 39 58 2.42 6
4. Vladan Stransky (F) 2005-2006 AIHL 24 27 30 57 2.38 50
5. Vladimir Rubes (F) 2005-2006 AIHL 25 20 34 54 2.16 48
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Vladan Stransky (F) 2005-2006 AIHL 24 27 30 57 2.38 50
2. Joe Harcharik (F) 2014-2015 AIHL 28 27 25 52 1.86 26
3. Vladan Stransky (F) 2007-2008 AIHL 26 22 41 63 2.42 46
4. Vít Stránský (F) 2007-2008 AIHL 15 22 18 40 2.67 12
5. Tomas Landa (F) 2006-2007 AIHL 25 20 42 62 2.48 49
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Tomas Landa (F) 2006-2007 AIHL 25 20 42 62 2.48 49
2. Vladan Stransky (F) 2007-2008 AIHL 26 22 41 63 2.42 46
3. Tomas Landa (F) 2011-2012 AIHL 24 19 39 58 2.42 6
4. Vladimir Rubes (F) 2005-2006 AIHL 25 20 34 54 2.16 48
5. Vladimir Rubes (F) 2007-2008 AIHL 26 16 34 50 1.92 14
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Ryan O'Keefe (D) 2005-2006 AIHL 21 4 10 14 0.67 192
2. Spencer Austin (D) 2010-2011 AIHL 24 2 8 10 0.42 148
3. Michal Lauko (F) 2009-2010 AIHL 16 17 13 30 1.88 138
4. Spencer Austin (D) 2012-2013 AIHL 27 0 11 11 0.41 124
5. Jaroslav Spurny (D) 2011-2012 AIHL 12 3 3 6 0.50 123
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2017-2018 6'0" 184 lbs 25.67
2016-2017 6'0" 186 lbs 25.60
2015-2016 5'11" 185 lbs 24.08
2014-2015 5'11" 185 lbs 25.55
2013-2014 5'11" 185 lbs 25.05
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
- Joined the AIHL in 2000, playing out of Macquarie Ice Rink, known as the Sydney Bears
- Relocated to Sydney Ice Arena, Baulkham Hills in 2003
- Relocated to Penrith Ice Palace in 2007, re-branded as Penrith Bears (or AIHL Bears)
- Reverted to 'Sydney Bears' in 2010
- Relocated to Sydney Ice Arena, Baulkham Hills in 2012
- Relocated to Penrith Ice Palace in 2015
- Relocated to Macquarie Ice Rink in 2017 for "The Homecoming"