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Team Facts
Plays in Swiss League Full name EHC Visp Lions Team colours White + Red Town Visp, SUI Founded 1939

2023-2024 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
Alessio Beglieri (G) 20 2004 Biel-Bienne, SUI 5'11" 174 L 24/25
#31 Stefan Müller (G) 27 1996 Feldkirch, AUT 6'0" 185 R 23/24
#41 Matteo Ritz (G) 25 1998 Visp, SUI 6'3" 207 L 23/24
DEFENSEMEN
#22
Vincent Despont (D) 21 2003 Lausanne, SUI 6'3" 198 R 24/25
#72
Fabian Eggenberger (D) 23 2000 Nacka, SWE 6'0" 194 L 23/24
#64 Daniel Eigenmann (D) 32 1992 Uzwil, SUI 5'11" 183 L 24/25
#29 Finn Fuchs (D) 22 2001 Unterseen, SUI 6'2" 176 L 23/24
#26 Tim Grossniklaus (D) 29 1995 Beatenberg, SUI 6'0" 203 L
#45 Jorden Gähler (D/C) 30 1993 Urnäsch, SUI 6'0" 183 R 24/25
Oliver Heinen (D) 23 2000 6'0" 179 L 26/27
#56 Christian Pinana (D) 26 1997 5'11" 185 L 23/24
#24 Yann Voegeli (D) 19 2004 6'2" 179 L
#25 Dan Weisskopf (D) 34 1989 Biel-Bienne, SUI 6'0" 187 R 23/24
FORWARDS
#10 Yannick Brüschweiler (C/LW) 24 1999 5'10" 176 L
#55 Dario Burgener (LW) 27 1996 6'0" 187 L 23/24
#19 Jannik Canova (RW) 22 2001 5'11" 185 L 23/24
#18
Evgenï Chiriaev (C) 34 1989 Kyiv, UKR 5'10" 174 L 24/25
Gian-Marco Hammerer (F) 21 2002 Davos, SUI 6'2" 176 L
#14 Timo Haussener (C/RW) 26 1997 Männedorf, SUI 6'4" 203 L 23/24
#21 Raphaël Kuonen (RW/LW)   “C” 31 1992 Visp, SUI 6'1" 207 R 23/24
David Lindquist (C) 31 1992 5'10" 176 L 23/24
#40
Tim Lutz (F)   23 2000 Richterswil, SUI 6'1" 187 L 23/24
#11 Lionel Marchand (LW/RW)   22 2001 Zürich, SUI 6'3" 209 L
#97 Stefan Mäder (C) 33 1990 Langnau im Emmental, SUI 6'3" 214 L 24/25
#67 Jacob Nilsson (C/LW) 30 1993 Stockholm, SWE 5'10" 181 L 24/25
#90 Garry Nunn (RW) 34 1989 Victoria, BC, CAN 5'9" 185 R 24/25
#98 Robin Perren (W/C) 18 2005 Visp, SUI 6'0" 165 R 24/25+1
#73 Fadri Riatsch (LW) 24 1999 5'7" 161 L 24/25
#12 Andy Ritz (C/RW) 28 1996 5'9" 176 R 23/24
#81 Riccardo Werder (C/RW) 22 2001 5'11" 194 R
#71 Simon Wüest (C/W) 23 2000 Fischingen, SUI 6'2" 203 L 23/24
Position: G: 3, D: 10, F: 18 | Av Age: 25.94 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 187 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
Team staff history
Demographics
Nationality
Team Facts
Nationalities 25 players
3 players
1 player
1 player
1 player
Experience EHC Visp: 2 521 GP
NHL: 2 GP
SHL: 153 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 498 GP
AHL: 203 GP
DEL: 82 GP
NL: 1 755 GP
Affiliated Team(s) Bern (NL)
HCV Martigny (SL)
Saastal (SwissDiv1)
Valais-Wallis Future U20 (U20-Top)
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Lonza Arena Location Visp, SUI Capacity 5 150 Construction Year 2019
Games
Date Home Visiting Score League
2024-03-01T19:45:00+0100 Chaux-de-Fonds Visp - SL
2024-02-25T17:45:00+0100 Visp Basel 5 - 4 (OT) SL
2024-02-23T19:45:00+0100 Basel Visp 6 - 2 SL
2024-02-20T19:45:00+0100 Visp Basel 2 - 7 SL
2024-02-18T17:00:00+0100 Basel Visp 2 - 3 SL
2024-02-16T19:45:00+0100 Visp Basel 4 - 3 SL
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
02/08/2024
02/08/2024 Up/Down Joining Yann Voegeli (D) Joining from Biel-Bienne U20
02/08/2024 Up/Down Joining Alessio Beglieri (G) Joining from Biel-Bienne U20
02/08/2024 Loan Leaving David Lindquist (F) Leaving for HC Ajoie
02/08/2024 Confirmed Joining David Lindquist (F) Joining from HCV Martigny
02/01/2024
02/01/2024 Loan Joining Gian-Marco Hammerer (F) Joining from HC Davos
01/18/2024
01/18/2024 Loan Joining Tim Grossniklaus (D) Joining from SC Rapperswil-Jona Lakers
12/05/2023
12/05/2023 Loan Joining Yannick Brüschweiler (F) Joining from HC Ambrì-Piotta
11/13/2023
11/13/2023 Confirmed Joining Oliver Heinen (D) Joining from HC Davos
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1995-1996 SwissDiv1 22 11 1 10 - - 76 75 23 1.05 6 Semifinal loss
1996-1997 SwissDiv1 4 0 0 4 - - 8 20 0 0.00 3 -
SwissDiv1 22 14 3 5 - - 92 64 31 1.41 3 -
1997-1998 SwissDiv1 24 10 3 11 - - 95 85 23 0.96 7 Quarterfinal loss
1998-1999 SwissDiv1 20 12 4 4 - - 100 72 28 1.40 3 Promoted
1999-2000 NLB 36 11 4 21 - - 122 167 26 0.72 9 Saved in play-out
2000-2001 NLB 40 20 4 16 - - 163 154 44 1.10 4 Semifinal loss
2001-2002 NLB 36 19 1 16 - - 148 134 39 1.08 5 Quarterfinal loss
2002-2003 NLB 38 19 4 15 - - 134 107 42 1.11 4 Final loss
2003-2004 NLB 45 26 4 15 - - 160 110 56 1.24 3 Quarterfinal loss
2004-2005 NLB 44 23 4 17 - - 161 132 50 1.14 5 Quarterfinal loss
2005-2006 NLB 42 20 8 14 - - 164 123 48 1.14 5 Quarterfinal loss
2006-2007 NLB 45 25 - 10 5 5 200 140 90 2.00 3 Final loss
2007-2008 NLB 49 23 - 17 6 3 181 174 84 1.71 6 Quarterfinal loss
2008-2009 NLB 41 23 - 11 3 4 152 111 79 1.93 3 Semifinal loss
2009-2010 NLB 45 27 0 10 6 2 224 140 95 2.11 1 Final loss
2010-2011 NLB 45 18 - 17 7 3 153 152 71 1.58 6 Champion
2011-2012 NLB 45 22 - 17 4 2 170 150 76 1.69 4 Semifinal loss
2012-2013 NLB 50 23 - 17 6 4 194 161 85 1.70 5 Quarterfinal loss
2013-2014 NLB 45 16 - 18 6 5 163 164 65 1.44 5 Champion
2014-2015 NLB 48 19 - 17 7 5 190 162 76 1.58 4 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 NLB 45 18 - 18 4 5 164 161 67 1.49 6 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 NLB 48 20 - 22 2 4 162 159 68 1.42 7 Quarterfinal loss
2017-2018 SL 46 19 - 16 5 6 129 113 73 1.59 7 Quarterfinal loss
2018-2019 SL 44 21 - 13 6 4 140 117 79 1.80 6 Quarterfinal loss
2019-2020 SL 44 26 - 14 2 2 144 102 84 1.91 4 Playoffs Cancelled
2020-2021 SL 46 18 - 20 4 4 145 155 66 1.43 7 Quarterfinal loss
2021-2022 SL 50 23 - 20 3 4 158 134 79 1.58 6 Quarterfinal loss
2022-2023 SL 45 21 - 18 3 3 147 141 72 1.60 4 Quarterfinal loss
2023-2024 SL 45 17 - 21 3 4 103 113 61 1.36 7 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1960-1961 Spengler Cup 4 0 0 4 - - 14 30 0 0.00 5 No playoffs held
1962-1963 Spengler Cup 2 0 0 2 - - 6 16 0 0.00 3 Placement game win
1963-1964 Swiss Cup - - - - - - - - - - 1 Champion
2014-2015 Swiss Cup 3 2 - 1 0 0 12 12 6 2.00 7 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 Swiss Cup 3 2 - 0 0 1 13 6 7 2.33 5 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 Swiss Cup 1 0 - 1 0 0 4 8 0 0.00 25 16th final loss
2017-2018 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 5 6 3 1.50 16 Eighth Final Loss
2018-2019 Swiss Cup 1 0 - 1 0 0 2 4 0 0.00 19 16th final loss
2019-2020 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 7 7 3 1.50 15 Eighth Final Loss
2020-2021 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 7 7 3 1.50 15 Eighth Final Loss
2023-2024 National Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 15 4 3 1.50 10 Eighth Final Loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Dan Kissel (F) 2023-2024 Stavanger Oilers Norway 40 25 24 49 16
2. Linus Klasen (F) 2023-2024 Djurgårdens IF HockeyAllsvenskan 42 15 26 41 35
3. Nico Hischier (F) 2023-2024 New Jersey Devils NHL 47 19 20 39 10
4. Teemu Lepaus (F) 2023-2024 Kalmar HC HockeyAllsvenskan 43 15 24 39 22
5. William Rapuzzi (F) 2023-2024 Asiago ICEHL 47 18 19 37 14
6. Bruno Marcon (F) 2023-2024 EHC Adelboden SwissDiv1 22 22 14 36 4
7. Glenn Gawdin (F) 2023-2024 San Diego Gulls AHL 46 15 21 36 45
8. Simon Sterchi (F) 2023-2024 EHC Olten SL 45 13 23 36 24
9. Jan Zwissler (F) 2023-2024 EHC Frauenfeld MyHL 30 23 12 35 41
10. Julian Schmutz (F) 2023-2024 SCL Tigers NL 49 19 16 35 63
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tomas Dolana (F) 551 153 331 484
2. Beat Heldstab (D) 675 139 291 430
3. Dave Gardner (F) 144 210 178 388
4. Alain Brunold (F) 487 148 235 383
5. Dominic Forget (F) 251 137 192 329
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Dave Gardner (F) 144 210 178 388
2. Pius-David Kuonen (F) 269 162 124 286
3. Luca Triulzi (F) 334 156 144 300
4. Tomas Dolana (F) 551 153 331 484
5. Alain Brunold (F) 487 148 235 383
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tomas Dolana (F) 551 153 331 484
2. Beat Heldstab (D) 675 139 291 430
3. Alain Brunold (F) 487 148 235 383
4. Andy Furrer (D) 775 107 218 325
5. Stefan Ketola (F) 219 112 213 325
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Fernando Heynen (D) 623 29 130 606
2. Marco Schüpbach (D) 496 40 159 478
3. Beat Heldstab (D) 675 139 430 473
4. Sandro Wiedmer (D) 518 49 197 441
5. Philippe Portner (D) 467 13 89 366
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Andy Furrer (D) 775 107 218 325
2. Beat Heldstab (D) 675 139 291 430
3. Fernando Heynen (D) 623 29 101 130
4. Tomas Dolana (F) 551 153 331 484
5. Sandro Wiedmer (D) 518 49 148 197
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Dave Gardner (F) 144 210 388 2.69
2. Brad Moran (F) 2 3 5 2.50
3. Juhani Tamminen (F) 9 9 22 2.44
4. Nathan Barrett (F) 3 4 7 2.33
5. Marco Charpentier (F) 2 2 4 2.00
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dominic Forget (F) 2009-2010 NLB 46 44 61 105 2.28 36
2. Dave Gardner (F) 1984-1985 NLB 40 51 51 102 2.55 38
3. Cory Pecker (F) 2009-2010 NLB 41 40 61 101 2.46 34
4. Terry Yake (F) 2006-2007 NLB 45 26 53 79 1.76 40
5. Dave Gardner (F) 1983-1984 NLB 40 41 36 77 1.93 14
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dave Gardner (F) 1984-1985 NLB 40 51 51 102 2.55 38
2. Dave Gardner (F) 1987-1988 SwissDiv1 20 50 22 72 3.60 -
3. Dominic Forget (F) 2009-2010 NLB 46 44 61 105 2.28 36
4. Dave Gardner (F) 1983-1984 NLB 40 41 36 77 1.93 14
5. Cory Pecker (F) 2009-2010 NLB 41 40 61 101 2.46 34
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dominic Forget (F) 2009-2010 NLB 46 44 61 105 2.28 36
2. Cory Pecker (F) 2009-2010 NLB 41 40 61 101 2.46 34
3. Terry Yake (F) 2006-2007 NLB 45 26 53 79 1.76 40
4. Dave Gardner (F) 1984-1985 NLB 40 51 51 102 2.55 38
5. Stefan Ketola (F) 2000-2001 NLB 40 24 51 75 1.88 75
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Bruno Brechbühl (F) 2007-2008 NLB 47 12 13 25 0.53 104
2. Thomas Rüfenacht (F) 2006-2007 NLB 44 26 35 61 1.39 102
3. Troy Josephs (F) 2019-2020 SL 41 21 36 57 1.39 101
4. Raymond Wyssen (D) 1996-1997 SwissDiv1 22 7 7 14 0.64 99
5. Valentin Pilet (D) 2020-2021 SL 46 1 8 9 0.20 96
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2023-2024 6'0" 187 lbs 25.94
2022-2023 5'11" 187 lbs 27.97
2021-2022 5'11" 186 lbs 27.26
2020-2021 6'0" 187 lbs 25.63
2019-2020 5'11" 184 lbs 25.25
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