Team Facts

2014-2015 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#29 Luca Boltshauser (G) 25 1993 Zürich, SUI 6'0" 190 L
#35 Daniel Guntern (G) 23 1995 Zürich, SUI 5'11" 165 R
#29 Urban Leimbacher (G) 37 1981 6'2" 198 L
#30
Niklas Schlegel (G) 24 1994 Zürich, SUI 5'10" 146 L
#35 Wolfgang Zürrer (G) 22 1996 6'0" 170 L
DEFENSEMEN
#7 Patrick Blatter (D) 25 1993 6'4" 203 L
#97 Alexander Braun (D) 22 1996 Zürich, SUI 6'2" 203 L
#47 Mike Breiter (D) 22 1996 5'7" 161 L
#27 Xeno Büsser (D)   “A” 23 1995 Zürich, SUI 5'10" 183 L
#47 Roger Karrer (D) 21 1997 Zürich, SUI 5'11" 181 R
#33 Atanasio Molina (D) 23 1995 Lugano, SUI 6'2" 181 R
#77 Bryan Peter (D) 23 1995 6'0" 190 L
#96 Damian Reichart (D) 28 1990 - - L
#17 Florian Schmuckli (D) 25 1993 Baar, SUI 6'1" 194 L
#23 Daniel Schnyder (D) 33 1985 Zürich, SUI 5'11" 194 L
#32 Simon Seiler (D) 22 1996 Frauenfeld, SUI 6'2" 203 L
#97 Jonas Siegenthaler (D) 21 1997 Zürich, SUI 6'2" 218 L
#80 Jan Tabacek (D) 38 1980 Martin, SVK 6'0" 198 L
#32 Marc Zangger (D)   “A” 27 1991 Jona, SUI 5'11" 201 L
FORWARDS
#27 Jari Allevi (LW/RW) 23 1995 Zürich, SUI 6'1" 201 R
#94 Jérôme Bachofner (LW) 22 1996 Dübendorf, SUI 5'11" 176 L
#74
Nicola Brandi (LW) 24 1994 Wetzikon, SUI 5'8" 172 R
#89 Dominik Diem (C/LW) 21 1997 Zürich, SUI 5'11" 165 L
#21 Ramón Diem (C/RW)   “C” 24 1994 Zürich, SUI 5'9" 165 L
#68 Roman Faic (LW/RW) 24 1994 6'0" 192 L
#40 Mattia Hinterkircher (LW) 23 1995 6'1" 194 L
#18 Luka Hoffmann (LW/RW) 25 1993 Zürich, SUI 6'0" 187 L
#23 Mike Künzle (RW/LW) 24 1993 Zürich, SUI 6'4" 209 R
#81
Denis Malgin (C/W) 21 1997 Olten, SUI 5'9" 176 R
#40 Lukas Meier (LW/RW) 23 1995 6'0" 179 L
#88
Lars Neher (LW) 26 1992 Zürich, SUI 5'10" 165 L
#40 Jan Neuenschwander (C) 25 1993 Davos, SUI 5'10" 187 L
#9 Alex Nikiforuk (C/W)   “A” 35 1983 North Vancouver, BC, CAN 5'8" 170 R
#23 Pascal Nägeli (C/LW) 24 1994 5'9" 159 L
#97
Damon Puntus (RW) 23 1995 5'10" 154 R
#13 Raeto Raffainer (LW) 36 1982 Wolhusen, SUI 5'11" 203 R
#40 Sven Senteler (C/LW) 26 1992 Zürich, SUI 6'1" 198 L
#76
Fredrik Sitje (C/LW)   “A” 23 1995 5'9" 194 L
#14 Alexandre Tremblay (LW/RW) 39 1979 Beaupré, QC, CAN 5'9" 187 L
#94 Sandro Zangger (RW/LW) 24 1994 Jona, SUI 6'0" 194 R
Position: G:4 D:11 F:19 | Av Age: 21.68 years | Av Ht: 5'11" | Av Wt 184 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
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
11/30/2018
11/30/2018 Up/Down Leaving Tim Ulmann (F) Leaving for ZSC
10/28/2018
10/28/2018 Loan Joining Raoul Seiler (F) Joining from Dübendorf
10/26/2018
10/26/2018 Up/Down Leaving Daniel Guntern (G) Leaving for ZSC
10/23/2018
10/23/2018 Up/Down Leaving Justin Sigrist (F) Leaving for ZSC
10/14/2018
10/14/2018 Loan Joining Damon Puntus (F) Joining from Dübendorf
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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 23 8 - 13 0 2 68 84 26 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. Santtu Sulander (F) 2018-2019 Viikingit II-divisioona 15 21 12 33 10
2. Alex Nikiforuk (F) 2018-2019 Coventry Blaze EIHL 25 8 22 30 16
3. Lars Neher (F) 2018-2019 Pikes EHC Oberthurgau SwissDiv1 18 9 20 29 8
4. Marco Rossi (F) 2018-2019 Ottawa 67's OHL 23 13 14 27 16
5. Rubio Schir (F) 2018-2019 EHC Basel SRL 22 12 9 21 12
6. Gian-Andrea Thöny (F) 2018-2019 HC Prättigau-Herrschaft SwissDiv1 18 11 10 21 18
7. Rémy Rimann (F) 2018-2019 HC Sierre SRL 22 9 12 21 12
8. Jan Tabacek (D) 2018-2019 HK Martin Slovakia2 28 4 17 21 22
9. Dennis Barts (F) 2018-2019 EHC Bülach SRL 21 4 16 20 14
10. Ramón Diem (F) 2018-2019 EHC Bülach SRL 20 9 10 19 4
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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. Tim Ulmann (F) 349 60 99 159
4. Marc Geiger (D) 344 41 118 159
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) 344 41 118 159
2. Mike Richard (F) 111 81 106 187
3. Tim Ulmann (F) 349 60 99 159
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) 349 60 159 422
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. Tim Ulmann (F) 349 60 99 159
2. Marc Geiger (D) 344 41 118 159
3. Patrick Sidler (D) 286 28 49 77
4. Pascal Tiegermann (F) 279 71 86 157
5. Xeno Büsser (D) 241 21 61 82
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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" 174 lbs 21.65
2017-2018 5'11" 179 lbs 22.97
2016-2017 5'11" 181 lbs 22.61
2015-2016 5'11" 181 lbs 21.76
2014-2015 5'11" 184 lbs 21.68
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