Team Facts

2019-2020 Roster
# N Player A Born Youth Team HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#75 Arvid Holm (G) 21 1998 IF Troja-Ljungby 6'4" 214 L 19/20
#35 Markus Svensson (G) 35 1984 Kalmar HC 6'1" 192 L 19/20
DEFENSEMEN
#28 Linus Arnesson (D) 25 1994 Hanvikens SK 6'2" 187 L 20/21
#24 Jonathon Blum (D) 30 1989 California Wave 6'1" 194 R 20/21
#16 Lucas Ekeståhl Jonsson (D) 23 1996 IF Björklöven 6'1" 168 L 20/21
#50 Sebastian Erixon (D)   “A” 30 1989 Timrå IK 5'11" 194 L 20/21
#7 Johan Ivarsson (D) 24 1995 Frosta HC 6'2" 194 L 19/20
#33 Albert Johansson (D) 18 2001 Färjestads BK 6'0" 168 L 21/22
#65 Vojtech Mozik (D) 26 1992 BK Mlada Boleslav 6'3" 201 R 20/21
#3 Jens Westin (D)   30 1989 Kramfors-Alliansen 5'11" 194 L 20/21
FORWARDS
#27 Oskar Bäck (C) 19 2000 Hammarö HC 6'2" 198 L 19/20
#14 Victor Ejdsell (C/LW) 24 1995 Viking HC 6'5" 214 L 20/21
#31 Carl Jakobsson (LW/RW) 19 2000 Visby AIK 6'2" 172 L 20/21
#59 Linus Johansson (C)   “C” 26 1992 IF Troja-Ljungby 6'3" 194 L 19/20
#25 Martin Johansson (LW) 32 1987 IF Lejonet 5'11" 198 L 19/20
#12 Ville Leskinen (RW/LW) 25 1994 KKP 6'1" 185 R 20/21
#34 Michael Lindqvist (RW) 25 1994 Enebybergs IF 5'11" 172 R 20/21
#10 Marcus Nilsson (LW/RW) 28 1991 Charlottenbergs HC 5'7" 165 L 19/20
#92 Jesper Olofsson (LW/RW) 27 1992 Modo HK 5'11" 183 L 19/20
#15 Gustav Rydahl (LW/RW)   “A” 25 1994 Färjestads BK 6'3" 209 L 21/22
#61 Johan Ryno (C)   “A” 33 1986 IFK Hallsberg 6'5" 216 L 19/20
#23 Victor Sandberg (LW/RW) 19 2000 Skåre BK 5'10" 157 L Junior
#13 Daniel Viksten (RW) 30 1989 Mora IK 6'0" 183 R 19/20
#22 Per Åslund (LW/RW) 33 1986 Kils AIK 6'2" 187 L 19/20
Position: G:2 D:8 F:14 | Av Age: 26.13 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 189 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Löfbergs Arena
  • Location Karlstad
  • Capacity 8 250
  • Construction Year 2001
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/06/2019
11/06/2019 Loan Leaving Gustav Bouramman (D) Leaving for IF Björklöven
10/28/2019
10/28/2019 Extension Albert Johansson (D)
10/26/2019
10/26/2019 Confirmed Leaving Jarno Kärki (F) Leaving for Linköping HC
10/11/2019
10/11/2019 Confirmed Joining Gustav Bouramman (D) Joining from Iowa Wild
10/05/2019
10/05/2019 Confirmed Leaving Ilari Melart (D) Leaving for Växjö Lakers HC
09/26/2019
09/26/2019 Confirmed Joining Jarno Kärki (F) Joining from Biel-Bienne
09/12/2019
09/12/2019 Confirmed Leaving Axel Ottosson (F) Leaving for Linköping HC
07/02/2019
07/02/2019 Confirmed Joining Vojtech Mozik (D) Joining from Vityaz Podolsk
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1991-1992 SHL 40 20 9 11 - - 189 139 49 1 Semifinal loss
1992-1993 SHL 40 19 5 16 - - 158 133 43 4 Quarterfinal loss
1993-1994 SHL 22 7 4 11 - - 66 73 18 11 Saved in relegation
Allsvenskan 18 11 5 2 - - 75 36 27 1 Saved in relegation
1994-1995 SHL 40 17 6 17 - - 128 135 40 6 Quarterfinal loss
1995-1996 SHL 40 20 6 14 - - 150 117 46 3 Semifinal loss
1996-1997 SHL 50 26 8 16 - - 148 132 60 3 Champion
1997-1998 SHL 46 24 10 12 - - 154 112 58 2 Champion
1998-1999 SHL 50 23 9 15 0 3 147 137 81 2 Quarterfinal loss
1999-2000 SHL 50 22 0 18 5 5 168 142 81 7 Quarterfinal loss
2000-2001 SHL 50 27 0 15 4 4 198 157 93 2 Final loss
2001-2002 SHL 50 33 0 7 9 1 182 100 118 1 Champion
2002-2003 SHL 50 27 0 13 3 7 180 134 94 2 Final loss
2003-2004 SHL 50 24 0 14 6 6 161 129 90 2 Final loss
2004-2005 SHL 50 26 7 13 3 1 137 108 92 4 Final loss
2005-2006 SHL 50 23 3 16 4 4 134 116 84 4 Champion
2006-2007 SHL 55 26 7 13 5 4 197 145 99 1 Semifinal loss
2007-2008 SHL 55 25 5 19 3 3 169 147 89 4 Semifinal loss
2008-2009 SHL 55 30 4 17 1 3 158 122 99 1 Champion
2009-2010 SHL 55 25 3 20 2 5 132 144 87 5 Quarterfinal loss
2010-2011 SHL 55 27 - 19 6 3 154 124 96 2 Champion
2011-2012 SHL 55 23 - 18 4 10 124 124 87 6 Semifinal loss
2012-2013 SHL 55 27 - 14 7 7 155 110 102 2 Semifinal loss
2013-2014 SHL 55 21 - 19 7 8 143 134 85 5 Final loss
2014-2015 SHL 55 21 - 20 6 8 128 135 83 7 Eight final loss
2015-2016 SHL 52 20 - 13 10 9 141 130 89 5 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 SHL 52 22 - 18 9 3 133 121 87 7 Quarterfinal loss
2017-2018 SHL 52 23 - 17 6 6 174 145 87 4 Quarterfinal loss
2018-2019 SHL 52 28 - 13 6 5 165 114 101 1 Semifinal loss
2019-2020 SHL 16 8 - 5 3 0 65 49 30 4 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1970-1971 Ahearne Cup 7 1 2 4 - - 26 35 4 7 -
1971-1972 Ahearne Cup 6 2 0 4 - - 22 32 6 7 -
1980-1981 Spengler Cup 4 2 0 2 - - 16 17 4 3 No playoffs held
1981-1982 European Cup 2 0 0 2 - - 5 10 - 8 Semifinal loss
1986-1987 European Cup 3 1 1 1 - - 15 12 3 Final group
European Cup 2 0 0 1 1 0 11 10 - 3 Promoted
1987-1988 Spengler Cup 4 1 - 3 - - 11 13 2 4 Did not make playoffs
1988-1989 European Cup 3 3 0 0 - - 23 3 6 1 Promoted
European Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 10 14 2 4 Final group
1989-1990 Spengler Cup 4 2 - 2 - - 21 19 4 2 Final loss
1990-1991 Spengler Cup 4 3 - 1 - - 22 19 6 3 Did not make playoffs
1992-1993 Spengler Cup 4 3 - 1 - - 21 16 6 2 Final loss
1993-1994 Spengler Cup 4 3 - 1 - - 18 13 6 2 Champion
1994-1995 Spengler Cup 4 3 - 1 - - 19 13 6 1 Champion
1995-1996 Spengler Cup 4 2 - 2 - - 14 10 4 3 Did not make playoffs
1996-1997 Euro HL 6 2 1 3 - - 18 18 5 3 Did not make playoffs
1997-1998 Euro HL 6 6 - 0 0 0 26 10 18 1 Quarterfinal loss
Spengler Cup 4 3 - 1 - - 16 13 6 2 Final loss
1998-1999 Euro HL 6 2 - 2 2 0 24 19 10 2 Playoffs Qualifier loss
Spengler Cup 4 2 - 2 - - 13 11 4 3 Did not make playoffs
1999-2000 Spengler Cup 4 0 - 3 1 0 15 19 2 5 Did not make playoffs
2006-2007 ECC 2 0 - 2 0 0 4 9 0 3 -
2010-2011 ET 8 5 - 3 0 0 26 25 15 2 Bronze game loss
2011-2012 ET 8 2 - 3 1 2 15 22 10 5 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 ET 8 4 - 1 2 1 29 17 17 1 Final loss
2013-2014 ET 8 7 - 1 0 0 23 11 21 1 Final loss
2014-2015 Champions HL 6 1 - 1 3 1 15 13 10 2 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 Champions HL 4 1 - 1 2 0 8 9 7 2 16th final loss
2016-2017 Champions HL 4 3 - 0 0 1 16 5 10 1 16th final loss
2019-2020 Champions HL 6 4 - 2 1 0 17 10 11 2 -
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Stars and Cult Players

Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Milan Gulas (F) 2019-2020 HC Plzen Czech 16 17 15 32 10
2. Marcus Paulsson (F) 2019-2020 Mörrums GoIS Division 1 13 11 9 20 4
3. Charles Bertrand (F) 2019-2020 Tappara Liiga 19 11 7 18 2
4. Toni Rajala (F) 2019-2020 EHC Biel-Bienne NLA 20 11 7 18 2
5. Julius Persson (F) 2019-2020 Lillehammer Norway 16 7 11 18 2
6. Tero Koskiranta (F) 2019-2020 Ravensburg Towerstars DEL2 16 6 10 16 10
7. Jani Tuppurainen (F) 2019-2020 JYP Liiga 19 4 12 16 8
8. Mikael Wikstrand (D) 2019-2020 Ak Bars Kazan KHL 22 4 12 16 6
9. Peter Wennerström (F) 2019-2020 IFK Munkfors Division 2 11 9 6 15 6
10. Johan Persson (F) 2019-2020 Mora IK Allsvenskan 17 9 6 15 6
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Håkan Loob (F) 423 276 258 534
2. Jörgen Jönsson (F) 609 193 273 466
3. Thomas Rundqvist (F) 494 173 269 442
4. Pelle Prestberg (F) 494 181 160 341
5. Mathias Johansson (F) 678 132 199 331
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Håkan Loob (F) 423 276 258 534
2. Jörgen Jönsson (F) 609 193 273 466
3. Pelle Prestberg (F) 494 181 160 341
4. Thomas Rundqvist (F) 494 173 269 442
5. Jonas Höglund (F) 432 136 111 247
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jörgen Jönsson (F) 609 193 273 466
2. Thomas Rundqvist (F) 494 173 269 442
3. Håkan Loob (F) 423 276 258 534
4. Tommy Samuelsson (D) 615 84 208 292
5. Rickard Wallin (F) 542 106 205 311
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Emil Kåberg (F) 359 28 69 730
2. Thomas Rhodin (D) 614 83 273 634
3. Christian Berglund (F) 371 90 191 629
4. Peter Nordström (F) 536 120 305 528
5. Jörgen Jönsson (F) 609 193 466 525
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mathias Johansson (F) 678 132 199 331
2. Tommy Samuelsson (D) 615 84 208 292
3. Thomas Rhodin (D) 614 83 190 273
4. Jörgen Jönsson (F) 609 193 273 466
5. Per Åslund (F) 564 131 154 284
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Ulf Sterner (F) 119 79 161 1.353
2. Leif Labraaten (F) 20 18 26 1.300
3. Håkan Loob (F) 423 276 534 1.262
4. Thomas Steen (F) 32 16 39 1.219
5. Hans Bergqvist (F) 8 4 9 1.125
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Håkan Loob (F) 1982-1983 SHL 36 42 34 76 2.11 29
2. Håkan Loob (F) 1991-1992 SHL 40 37 29 66 1.65 12
3. Håkan Loob (F) 1990-1991 SHL 40 33 25 58 1.45 16
4. Peter Nordström (F) 2006-2007 SHL 51 26 29 55 1.08 58
5. Håkan Loob (F) 1989-1990 SHL 40 22 31 53 1.33 24
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Håkan Loob (F) 1982-1983 SHL 36 42 34 76 2.11 29
2. Håkan Loob (F) 1991-1992 SHL 40 37 29 66 1.65 12
3. Håkan Loob (F) 1990-1991 SHL 40 33 25 58 1.45 16
4. Jonas Höglund (F) 1995-1996 SHL 40 32 12 44 1.10 18
5. Anders Steen (F) 1979-1980 SHL 36 30 16 46 1.28 50
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Johan Ryno (F) 2017-2018 SHL 46 9 37 46 1.00 28
2. Thomas Rhodin (D) 2006-2007 SHL 55 9 36 45 0.82 50
3. Jesse Virtanen (D) 2018-2019 SHL 52 6 35 41 0.79 47
4. Håkan Loob (F) 1982-1983 SHL 36 42 34 76 2.11 29
5. Ulf Söderström (F) 2001-2002 SHL 49 16 34 50 1.02 65
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Emil Kåberg (F) 2004-2005 SHL 47 3 3 6 0.13 213
2. Per Ledin (F) 2006-2007 SHL 55 9 15 24 0.44 148
3. Christian Berglund (F) 2000-2001 SHL 49 17 20 37 0.76 142
4. Zdeno Chára (D) 2004-2005 SHL 33 10 15 25 0.76 132
5. André Lakos (D) 2007-2008 SHL 33 4 6 10 0.30 130
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'1" 189 lbs 26.13
2018-2019 6'1" 188 lbs 26.00
2017-2018 6'0" 190 lbs 26.10
2016-2017 6'0" 191 lbs 25.91
2015-2016 6'1" 196 lbs 26.47
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
2011 Gold Medal Lineup
Christian Berglund - Rickard Wallin - Per Åslund
Patrik Lundh - Mikael Johansson - Dick Axelsson
Marcus Paulsson - Anders Bastiansen - Marius Holtet
Emil Kåberg - Mattias Sjögren - Pelle Prestberg

Martin Ševc - Magnus Nygren
Sanny Lindström - Jonas Frögren
Kristofer Berglund - Jonas Junland
Jonas Brodin

2009 Gold Medal Lineup
Marcus Paulsson - Rickard Wallin - Lee Goren
Mikael Johansson - Jesper Mattsson - Dick Axelsson
Emil Kåberg - Anders Bastiansen - Eero Somervuori
Peter Nordström - Jörgen Jönsson - Per Åslund

Martin Ševc - Thomas Rhodin
Dominik Graňák - Jonas Holøs
Ari Vallin - Arto Laatikainen

2006 Gold Medal Lineup
Peter Nordström - Jörgen Jönsson - Pelle Prestberg
Rickard Wallin - Mathias Johansson - Jonas Höglund
Emil Kåberg - Jesper Mattsson - Per Ledin
Christian Söderström - Mikael Johansson - Fredrik Eriksson

Per Hållberg - Thomas Rhodin
Martin Ševc - Jonas Frögren
Radek Hamr - Robin Jonsson

2002 Gold Medal Lineup
Peter Nordström - Jörgen Jönsson - Marko Jantunen
Rickard Wallin - Ulf Söderström - Dieter Kalt
Marcel Jenni - Mathias Johansson - Claes Eriksson
Marius Trygg - Pär Bäcker - Peter Hammarström

Greger Artursson - Thomas Rhodin
Erik Kakko - Per Lundell
Sergei Fokin - Mats Trygg