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2018-2019 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#35 Daniel Guntern (G) 23 1995 Zürich, SUI 5'11" 165 R 19/20
#36 Jeffrey Meier (G) 20 1998 6'0" 170 R 18/19
DEFENSEMEN
#29
Axel Andersson (D) 20 1998 Lausanne, SUI 6'0" 176 R 18/19
#96 Alexander Braun (D) 22 1996 Zürich, SUI 6'2" 203 L 18/19
#7 Gianluca Burger (D) 19 1999 Zürich, SUI 5'10" 172 R 20/21
#27 Xeno Büsser (D) 23 1995 Zürich, SUI 5'10" 183 L 18/19
#89 Fabio Cohen (D) 20 1998 5'10" 154 L 18/19
#24 Marc Geiger (D)   “A” 32 1986 5'10" 185 L 18/19
#77 Bryan Peter (D) 23 1995 6'0" 190 L 18/19
#16 Patrick Sidler (D) 33 1985 Zürich, SUI 5'9" 179 L 18/19
FORWARDS
#9 Fabian Berni (LW/RW) 20 1998 Dübendorf, SUI 6'1" 187 L 18/19
#98 Fabian Berri (F) 18 2000 5'9" 172 R 19/20
#88 Yannick Brüschweiler (LW) 19 1999 5'10" 172 L 18/19
#10 Raphael Calzimiglia (C/LW) 18 2000 5'8" 157 L 19/20
#19 Nelson Chiquet (LW/RW) 21 1997 Courgenay, SUI 6'0" 170 L 18/19
#94 Cian Derder (LW) 24 1995 Lausanne, SUI 5'11" 185 R
#13 Dominik Hardmeier (LW) 21 1997 6'0" 183 L 18/19
#18 Ryan Hayes (RW)   “A” 29 1989 Syracuse, NY, USA 5'9" 176 R 18/19
#90 Cyrill Kreis (F) 23 1995 5'10" 168 -
#10 Marks Lazarevs (LW/RW) 22 1996 Riga, LAT 5'11" 196 L 18/19
#11
Shane Mathew (RW) 21 1998 5'10" 174 L 18/19
#61 Robin Meier (F) 20 1998 5'10" 168 L 18/19
#90 Samuel Oana (RW) 18 2000 5'9" 187 R 19/20
#90 Nils Pfister (RW/LW) 19 1999 6'1" 157 R 18/19
#15 Rihards Puide (LW) 22 1997 5'11" 196 L 18/19
#94
Damon Puntus (RW) 23 1995 5'10" 154 R
Marcell Révész (F) 18 2000 6'4" 205 L 19/20
#8 Willy Riedi (F) 20 1998 6'1" 181 - 18/19
#98 Raoul Seiler (C/RW) 24 1994 Basel, SUI 6'0" 165 L
#38 Justin Sigrist (C/LW) 19 1999 Hombrechtikon, SUI 5'11" 168 L 18/19
#71 Kaj Suter (C) 20 1998 Wallisellen, SUI 5'10" 176 L 18/19
#10 Marco Suter (RW) 22 1996 5'9" 170 L
Simon Wettstein (C) 20 1998 5'8" 137 L 18/19
Position: G:2 D:8 F:23 | Av Age: 21.7 years | Av Ht: 5'11" | Av Wt 175 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name KEK Kunsteisbahn Küsnacht
  • Location Küsnacht
  • Capacity 2 200
  • Construction Year 1993
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
01/02/2019
01/02/2019 Up/Down Leaving Wolfgang Zürrer (G) Leaving for ZSC
12/23/2018
12/23/2018 Loan Joining Cyrill Kreis (F) Joining from Dübendorf
12/23/2018 Loan Joining Marco Suter (F) Joining from Dübendorf
12/19/2018
12/19/2018 Up/Down Joining Marcell Révész (F) Joining from GC/Küsnacht U20
12/19/2018 Extension Leaving Daniel Guntern (G) Leaving for ZSC
12/10/2018
12/10/2018 Confirmed Joining Marks Lazarevs (F) Joining from Genève-Servette
12/04/2018
12/04/2018 Up/Down Leaving Victor Backman (F) Leaving for ZSC
12/01/2018
12/01/2018 Up/Down Joining Justin Sigrist (F) Joining from ZSC
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Grasshopper Club Zürich
1989-1990 SwissDiv1 22 12 4 6 - - 105 79 28 3 Semifinal loss
1990-1991 SwissDiv1 22 16 4 2 - - 100 66 36 2 Final loss
1991-1992 SwissDiv1 22 - - - - - - - 37 2 Final loss
1992-1993 SwissDiv1 22 17 5 0 - - 119 39 39 1 Champion | Promoted
1993-1994 NLB 36 15 3 18 - - 124 132 33 6 Quarterfinal loss
1994-1995 NLB 36 20 6 10 - - 149 102 46 2 Final loss
1995-1996 NLB 36 28 3 5 - - 168 95 59 1 Champion
1996-1997 NLB 22 17 0 5 - - 114 60 34 1 Final loss
1997-1998 NLB 40 16 5 19 - - 156 163 37 7 Quarterfinal loss
1998-1999 NLB 40 17 3 20 - - 133 156 37 8 Quarterfinal loss
1999-2000 NLB 36 4 7 25 - - 91 154 15 10 -
GC Küsnacht Lions
2000-2001 NLB 40 17 6 17 - - 144 138 40 6 Quarterfinal loss
2001-2002 NLB 36 18 4 14 - - 150 145 40 4 Semifinal loss
2002-2003 NLB 38 27 3 8 - - 159 83 57 1 Semifinal loss
2003-2004 NLB 45 19 8 18 - - 141 140 46 5 Quarterfinal loss
2004-2005 NLB 44 22 5 17 - - 157 118 49 7 Quarterfinal loss
2005-2006 NLB 42 16 5 21 - - 123 140 37 8 Quarterfinal loss
2006-2007 NLB 45 19 - 17 3 6 169 156 69 7 Semifinal loss
2007-2008 NLB 49 10 - 20 7 4 177 176 72 8 Quarterfinal loss
2008-2009 NLB 41 7 - 30 1 3 116 177 26 11 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 NLB 45 10 0 33 2 0 123 199 34 10 Did not make playoffs
2010-2011 NLB 45 14 - 25 2 4 133 180 50 9 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 NLB 45 19 - 22 2 2 122 134 63 6 Quarterfinal loss
2012-2013 NLB 50 22 - 24 2 2 155 173 70 7 Quarterfinal loss
2013-2014 NLB 45 10 - 23 5 7 113 148 47 10 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 NLB 48 11 - 21 7 9 124 169 56 9 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 NLB 45 11 - 30 2 2 107 183 39 9 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 NLB 48 9 - 31 3 5 106 184 38 12 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 NLB 46 13 - 24 6 3 130 179 54 9 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 NLB 34 12 - 19 1 2 96 116 40 9 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Grasshopper Club Zürich
1931-1932 Spengler Cup 2 1 0 1 - - 11 3 2 2 Did not make playoffs
1932-1933 Spengler Cup 2 1 0 1 - - 4 1 2 2 Bronze game loss
1933-1934 Spengler Cup 2 1 0 1 - - 1 2 2 3 Did not make playoffs
1934-1935 Spengler Cup 2 1 0 1 - - 5 3 2 2 Bronze game win
1965-1966 Swiss Cup - - - - - - - - - 1 Champion
Spengler Cup 4 2 0 2 - - 9 14 4 3 No playoffs held
1966-1967 European Cup 4 1 0 3 - - 8 11 - 12 16th final loss
GC Küsnacht Lions
2014-2015 Swiss Cup 1 0 - 1 0 0 0 3 0 23 16th final loss
2015-2016 Swiss Cup 1 0 - 1 0 0 1 4 0 23 16th final loss
2016-2017 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 5 4 3 14 Eight final loss
2018-2019 Swiss Cup 1 0 - 1 0 0 1 7 0 27 16th final loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Alex Nikiforuk (F) 2018-2019 Coventry Blaze EIHL 35 15 29 44 37
2. Lars Neher (F) 2018-2019 Pikes EHC Oberthurgau SwissDiv1 22 13 25 38 12
3. Santtu Sulander (F) 2018-2019 Viikingit II-divisioona 18 24 13 37 10
4. Marco Rossi (F) 2018-2019 Ottawa 67's OHL 28 15 19 34 16
5. Gian-Andrea Thöny (F) 2018-2019 HC Prättigau-Herrschaft SwissDiv1 22 16 14 30 20
6. Jan Tabacek (D) 2018-2019 HK Martin Slovakia2 34 6 20 26 22
7. Rubio Schir (F) 2018-2019 EHC Basel SRL 27 13 12 25 14
8. Ramón Diem (F) 2018-2019 EHC Bülach SRL 25 11 14 25 4
9. Dustin Johner (F) 2018-2019 Belfast Giants EIHL 35 14 10 24 29
10. Rémy Rimann (F) 2018-2019 HC Sierre SRL 24 9 14 23 16
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mike Richard (F) 111 81 106 187
2. Riccardo Signorell (F) 199 99 80 179
3. Marc Geiger (D) 355 41 121 162
4. Tim Ulmann (F) 353 60 101 161
5. Patrick Looser (F) 228 61 97 158
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Riccardo Signorell (F) 199 99 80 179
2. Mike Richard (F) 111 81 106 187
3. Pascal Tiegermann (F) 279 71 86 157
4. Marco Gruber (F) 216 71 81 152
5. Mika Nieminen (F) 74 69 79 148
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Marc Geiger (D) 355 41 121 162
2. Mike Richard (F) 111 81 106 187
3. Tim Ulmann (F) 353 60 101 161
4. Patrick Looser (F) 228 61 97 158
5. Martin Wichser (F) 206 60 96 156
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Patrick Looser (F) 228 61 158 539
2. Tim Ulmann (F) 353 60 161 426
3. Pascal Tiegermann (F) 279 71 157 349
4. Riccardo Signorell (F) 199 99 179 346
5. Philippe Schelling (D) 209 23 58 319
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Marc Geiger (D) 355 41 121 162
2. Tim Ulmann (F) 353 60 101 161
3. Patrick Sidler (D) 297 29 51 80
4. Pascal Tiegermann (F) 279 71 86 157
5. Xeno Büsser (D) 252 22 64 86
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Axel Heim (F) 1 2 3 3.000
2. Martin Kout (D) 2 3 5 2.500
3. Mika Nieminen (F) 74 69 148 2.000
4. Xavier Majic (F) 1 1 2 2.000
5. Leo Cadisch (F) 35 35 66 1.886
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Mark Kaufmann (F) 1997-1998 NLB 38 31 46 77 2.03 24
2. Mika Nieminen (F) 1996-1997 NLB 38 41 33 74 1.95 60
3. Mika Nieminen (F) 1995-1996 NLB 36 28 46 74 2.06 16
4. Christian Ruuttu (F) 1996-1997 NLB 42 31 40 71 1.69 72
5. Mike Richard (F) 2002-2003 NLB 38 33 37 70 1.84 20
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dave Gorman (F) 1982-1983 NLB 38 48 19 67 1.76 -
2. Mika Nieminen (F) 1996-1997 NLB 38 41 33 74 1.95 60
3. Domenic Amodeo (F) 1997-1998 NLB 38 37 32 69 1.82 24
4. Mike Richard (F) 2002-2003 NLB 38 33 37 70 1.84 20
5. Mark Kaufmann (F) 1997-1998 NLB 38 31 46 77 2.03 24
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Mark Kaufmann (F) 1997-1998 NLB 38 31 46 77 2.03 24
2. Mika Nieminen (F) 1995-1996 NLB 36 28 46 74 2.06 16
3. Christian Ruuttu (F) 1996-1997 NLB 42 31 40 71 1.69 72
4. Chris Belanger (D) 2001-2002 NLB 35 14 39 53 1.51 24
5. Mike Richard (F) 2002-2003 NLB 38 33 37 70 1.84 20
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Patrick Looser (F) 1997-1998 NLB 25 11 24 35 1.40 111
2. Patrick Looser (F) 1998-1999 NLB 36 11 23 34 0.94 111
3. Matthias Schenkel (F) 1996-1997 NLB 42 15 26 41 0.98 109
4. Alain Ayer (F) 1993-1994 NLB 35 13 21 34 0.97 109
5. Riccardo Signorell (F) 1998-1999 NLB 37 13 18 31 0.84 107
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 5'11" 175 lbs 21.70
2017-2018 5'11" 179 lbs 22.07
2016-2017 5'11" 181 lbs 21.64
2015-2016 5'11" 181 lbs 20.78
2014-2015 5'11" 184 lbs 20.79
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