Team Facts

2015-2016 Roster
# N Player A Born Youth Team HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#45 Viktor Andrén (G) 24 1994 Mariestads BoIS 6'0" 190 L
#1 Thomas Lillie (G) 22 1996 Vojens IK 6'0" 183 L
#41 Cristopher Nihlstorp (G) 34 1984 IF Malmö Redhawks 6'3" 192 R
#26 Stefan Stéen (G) 25 1993 Sunne IK 6'2" 176 L
#1 Rupert Svärd (G) 20 1998 Limhamn HK 5'11" 176 L
DEFENSEMEN
#7 Alexander Andersson (D) 20 1998 Trångsunds IF 5'11" 172 L
#6 Carl Ernstig (D) 21 1997 Gislaveds SK 6'4" 207 L
#49 Ilkka Heikkinen (D) 33 1984 Lukko 6'2" 192 L
#5 Linus Högberg (D) 20 1998 Älta IF 6'1" 176 L
#2 Teemu Laakso (D) 31 1987 Jää-Ahmat 6'1" 214 R
#53 Eddie Larsson (D) 27 1991 Mariestads BoIS 6'2" 198 L
#4 Niclas Lundgren (D) 28 1989 Västerås IK 6'0" 198 L
#64 Eric Martinsson (D) 25 1992 Åstorps IK 6'0" 185 L
#21 Cory Murphy (D) 40 1978 Ottawa Valley Titans 5'9" 161 R
#39 Calle Rosén (D) 24 1994 Växjö Lakers HC 6'0" 176 L
#8 Ville Varakas (D) 34 1984 HIFK 6'0" 196 L
FORWARDS
#37 Adam Burish (RW/LW) 35 1983 6'1" 194 R
#3 Adam Byström Johansson (RW/C) 22 1996 IFK Munkfors 5'10" 172 R
#51 Joey Crabb (RW) 35 1983 6'1" 190 R
#67 Linus Fröberg (C) 25 1993 Nor IK 6'0" 192 L
#10 Richard Gynge (RW) 31 1987 Hanvikens SK 6'1" 190 R
#9 Josh Hennessy (C) 33 1985 6'0" 201 L
#24 Joakim Hillding (C) 30 1988 Rögle BK 5'10" 181 L
#17 Alexander Johansson (LW/RW)   “A” 29 1988 Gislaveds SK 6'1" 198 L
#95 Mikael Johansson (C/LW) 23 1995 Växjö Lakers HC 6'3" 216 L
#60 Erik Josefsson (C) 31 1987 Gislaveds SK 6'0" 190 L
#19 Tuomas Kiiskinen (LW)   “A” 31 1986 KalPa 5'9" 172 L
#23 Ville Leino (LW/RW) 34 1983 SaPKo 6'1" 183 L
#79 Patrik Lundh (LW/RW) 30 1988 Lidingö Vikings HC 5'11" 176 L
#85
Liam Reddox (LW)   “C” 32 1986 5'10" 190 L
#87 Robert Rosén (C) 31 1987 Alvesta SK 5'11" 176 R
#22 Gustav Rydahl (LW/RW) 24 1994 Färjestads BK 6'3" 209 L
#32 Sakari Salminen (RW/LW) 30 1988 Ässät 5'11" 161 R
#15 Albin Storm (C/LW) 21 1997 HC Lidköping 6'2" 214 L
#29 Robin Söderqvist (C/RW) 23 1994 Hisingens IK 6'0" 172 L
Position: G:5 D:8 F:19 | Av Age: 26.81 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 188 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Vida Arena
  • Location Växjö, SWE
  • Capacity 5 750
  • Construction Year 2011
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
09/17/2018
09/17/2018 Confirmed Joining Julius Junttila (F) Joining from Sibir Novosibirsk
09/13/2018
09/13/2018 Loan Joining Dominik Bokk (F) Joining from St. Louis Blues
07/14/2018
07/14/2018 Extension Brendan Shinnimin (F)
07/11/2018
07/11/2018 Confirmed Leaving Dominik Bokk (F) Leaving for St. Louis Blues
06/23/2018
06/23/2018 Confirmed Joining Austin Ortega (F) Joining from San Diego Gulls
06/15/2018
06/15/2018 Confirmed Joining Roman Horák (F) Joining from Vityaz Podolsk
06/01/2018
06/01/2018 Confirmed Leaving Dennis Rasmussen (F) Leaving for Metallurg Magnitogorsk
05/25/2018
05/25/2018 Confirmed Leaving Elias Pettersson (F) Leaving for Vancouver Canucks
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1997-1998 Division 4 - - - - - - - - - - -
1998-1999 Division 4 14 13 1 0 - - 99 27 1 1 Promoted
1999-2000 Division 2 14 10 0 4 - - 58 46 20 3 -
2000-2001 Division 2 14 13 1 0 - - 161 28 27 1 Promoted
2001-2002 Division 1 18 14 2 2 - - 104 42 30 1 Kvalserien AS
2002-2003 Division 1 44 34 7 3 - - 240 94 75 1 Promoted
2003-2004 Allsvenskan 32 16 0 8 1 7 107 95 57 7 -
2004-2005 Allsvenskan 30 13 4 9 2 2 81 70 49 5 -
2005-2006 Allsvenskan 42 14 6 17 2 3 129 138 55 10 -
2006-2007 Allsvenskan 45 21 4 15 1 4 156 119 73 6 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 Allsvenskan 45 20 5 15 4 1 133 109 74 6 Did not make playoffs
2008-2009 Allsvenskan 45 22 - 15 5 3 155 123 79 5 Kvalserien SHL
Kvalserien SHL 10 3 - 6 0 1 28 35 10 5 -
2009-2010 Allsvenskan 52 29 - 12 4 7 177 140 102 3 Kvalserien SHL
Kvalserien SHL 10 1 - 7 1 1 29 46 6 6 -
2010-2011 Allsvenskan 52 33 - 14 3 2 192 129 107 Promoted
Kvalserien SHL 10 7 - 0 2 1 36 17 26 1 Promoted
2011-2012 SHL 55 18 - 22 8 7 124 133 77 9 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 SHL 55 14 - 26 7 8 102 130 64 10 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 SHL 55 23 - 14 7 11 156 130 94 3 Semifinal loss
2014-2015 SHL 55 24 - 16 9 6 158 120 96 3 Champion
2015-2016 SHL 52 25 - 19 4 4 147 139 87 6 Semifinal loss
2016-2017 SHL 52 26 - 12 7 7 165 118 99 1 Quarterfinal loss
2017-2018 SHL 52 34 - 10 6 2 169 104 116 1 Champion
2018-2019 SHL 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 -
Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2014-2015 Champions HL 6 4 - 2 0 0 19 14 12 2 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 Champions HL 4 3 - 1 0 0 20 10 9 1 16th final loss
2016-2017 Champions HL 4 2 - 0 0 2 16 10 8 1 Semifinal loss
2017-2018 Champions HL 6 4 - 1 1 0 22 16 14 1 Final loss
2018-2019 Champions HL 4 1 - 3 0 0 12 12 3 3 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Philip Holm (D) 2018-2019 Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod KHL 7 1 5 6 0
2. Nick Bailen (D) 2018-2019 Traktor Chelyabinsk KHL 6 0 6 6 2
3. Andrew Calof (F) 2018-2019 Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod KHL 7 4 1 5 2
4. Richard Gynge (F) 2018-2019 Traktor Chelyabinsk KHL 6 2 3 5 0
5. Dennis Rasmussen (F) 2018-2019 Metallurg Magnitogorsk KHL 8 2 3 5 0
6. Ryan Lasch (F) 2018-2019 Frölunda HC Champions HL 4 0 5 5 4
7. Robert Rosén (F) 2018-2019 HK Sochi KHL 7 3 1 4 2
8. Petr Vampola (F) 2018-2019 Rytiri Kladno Czech2 4 2 2 4 4
9. Jani Lajunen (F) 2018-2019 HC Lugano Champions HL 4 2 2 4 6
10. Olli Palola (F) 2018-2019 Kunlun Red Star KHL 6 2 2 4 2
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Robert Rosén (F) 513 153 211 364
2. Christian Jakobsson (F) 238 144 122 266
3. Johan Andersson (F) 283 74 83 157
4. Liam Reddox (F) 347 68 75 143
5. Erik Josefsson (F) 501 67 72 139
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Robert Rosén (F) 513 153 211 364
2. Christian Jakobsson (F) 238 144 122 266
3. Johan Andersson (F) 283 74 83 157
4. Liam Reddox (F) 347 68 75 143
5. Erik Josefsson (F) 501 67 72 139
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Robert Rosén (F) 513 153 211 364
2. Christian Jakobsson (F) 238 144 122 266
3. Andreas Custemo (D) 124 22 93 115
4. Cory Murphy (D) 208 28 89 117
5. Johan Andersson (F) 283 74 83 157
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Johan Markusson (F) 364 43 95 508
2. Johan Andersson (F) 283 74 157 306
3. Noah Welch (D) 164 19 73 301
4. Christoffer Persson (D) 227 6 41 298
5. Gustav Hjalmarsson (F) 309 34 91 232
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Robert Rosén (F) 513 153 211 364
2. Erik Josefsson (F) 501 67 72 139
3. Jeremias Augustin (D) 458 13 26 39
4. Johan Markusson (F) 364 43 52 95
5. Liam Reddox (F) 347 68 75 143
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Arto Miettinen (F) 29 49 87 3.000
2. Peter Andersson (F) 46 52 95 2.065
3. Morgan Grans (F) 46 25 81 1.761
4. Markus Andersson (F) 71 55 114 1.606
5. Elias Pettersson (F) 44 24 56 1.273
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Christian Jakobsson (F) 2000-2001 Division 2 34 53 30 83 2.44 -
2. Markus Andersson (F) 2000-2001 Division 2 - 24 35 59 - -
3. Robert Rosén (F) 2009-2010 Allsvenskan 52 27 30 57 1.10 8
4. Josh Soares (F) 2010-2011 Allsvenskan 52 24 33 57 1.10 54
5. Elias Pettersson (F) 2017-2018 SHL 44 24 32 56 1.27 14
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Christian Jakobsson (F) 2000-2001 Division 2 34 53 30 83 2.44 -
2. Fredrik Persson (F) 2000-2001 Division 2 - 30 18 48 - -
3. Arto Miettinen (F) 2002-2003 Division 1 - 30 13 43 - -
4. Robert Rosén (F) 2009-2010 Allsvenskan 52 27 30 57 1.10 8
5. Peter Andersson (F) 2001-2002 Division 1 - 27 7 34 - -
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Andreas Custemo (D) 2002-2003 Division 1 - 6 38 44 - -
2. Markus Andersson (F) 2000-2001 Division 2 - 24 35 59 - -
3. Josh Soares (F) 2010-2011 Allsvenskan 52 24 33 57 1.10 54
4. Morgan Grans (F) 2002-2003 Division 1 - 16 33 49 - -
5. Elias Pettersson (F) 2017-2018 SHL 44 24 32 56 1.27 14
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jani Honkanen (D) 2005-2006 Allsvenskan 40 3 3 6 0.15 220
2. Josh MacNevin (D) 2009-2010 Allsvenskan 48 14 32 46 0.96 139
3. Anton Hedman (F) 2009-2010 Allsvenskan 51 9 14 23 0.45 117
4. Per Helmersson (D) 2008-2009 Allsvenskan 44 3 11 14 0.32 108
5. Henrik Blomqvist (D) 2003-2004 Allsvenskan 41 5 6 11 0.27 105
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 185 lbs 26.12
2017-2018 6'0" 188 lbs 26.19
2016-2017 6'0" 185 lbs 25.45
2015-2016 6'0" 188 lbs 26.81
2014-2015 6'0" 192 lbs 26.55
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
First player to score goal for team in Elitserien: Liam Reddox (Sept. 15, 2011 at Luleå)

First player to score goal for team in Allsvenskan: Jarno Pikkarainen (Sept. 17, 2003 vs Mörrum)