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2016-2017 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#23 Niklas Deske (G) 25 1994 Troisdorf, GER 6'0" 179 L
#40 Moritz Ertl (G) 20 1999 Konstanz, GER 6'1" 201 L
#50 Leon Frensel (G) 22 1997 Essen, GER 6'0" 172 R
#31 Andrew Hare (G) 29 1990 Peterborough, ON, CAN 5'11" 183 L
#33 Josef Lala (G) 22 1997 Irvine, GBR 5'9" 154 R
#39 Stefan Ridderwall (G) 31 1988 Huddinge, SWE 6'2" 205 L
DEFENSEMEN
#49 Gino Blank (D) 24 1995 Berlin, GER 6'1" 183 L
#2 Thomas Botzenhardt (D) 25 1994 Tettnang, GER 6'3" 220 R
#25 Steven Bär (D/F) 26 1993 Mannheim, GER 5'10" 187 L
#94 Markus Eberhardt (D) 25 1994 Stuttgart, GER 5'10" 190 R
#10 Matthias Forster (D/C) 34 1985 Bobingen, GER 5'11" 185 R
#55 Thomas Gödtel (D)   “A” 36 1983 Garmisch-Partenkirchen, GER 6'4" 207 R
#24 Jonathan Harty (D) 31 1988 Lahr, GER 5'11" 216 L
#4 Jordan Heywood (D) 30 1989 Regina, SK, CAN 6'0" 194 R
#96 Patrick Kurz (D) 23 1996 Augsburg, GER 6'1" 176 L
#17 Henry Martens (D/RW) 32 1987 Engelskirchen, GER 6'4" 205 L
#76 Nik Pem (C/D) 24 1995 Jesenice, SLO 6'0" 185 L
#6 Marco Schütz (D) 34 1985 Villingen-Schwenningen, GER 5'11" 187 L
#7
Patrick Vogl (D)   “C” 34 1985 München, GER 6'4" 203 L
FORWARDS
#15 Christian Bauhof (F) 19 1999 Bad Urach, GER 5'8" 157 L
#92 Richard Gelke (LW) 27 1992 Reutlingen, GER 6'2" 218 L
#37
Tyler Gron (RW/C) 30 1989 Spruce Grove, AB, CAN 5'11" 201 R
#27
Kyle Helms (C/LW) 33 1986 Cambridge, ON, CAN 5'7" 174 L
#20 Ville Järveläinen (RW) 26 1993 Hämeenlinna, FIN 5'5" 159 R
#65 Tobias Kircher (C) 23 1996 Starnberg, GER 5'10" 176 L
#12
Justin Kirsch (LW) 27 1992 Chilliwack, BC, CAN 6'2" 201 L
#26 Marvin Krüger (LW) 29 1989 Berlin, GER 6'1" 190 R
#97 Christoph Körner (RW) 22 1997 Garmisch-Partenkirchen, GER 6'2" 183 L
#14
Kevin Lavallée (RW)   “A” 34 1985 Moose Jaw, SK, CAN 5'11" 187 R
#19 Cam Reid (C) 28 1991 Delta, BC, CAN 6'2" 187 L
#13
Rylan Schwartz (C)   “A” 29 1990 Wilcox, SK, CAN 5'10" 192 L
#74 Marius Stöber (F) 24 1995 Bad Muskau, GER 5'11" 165 R
Position: G:4 D:12 F:11 | Av Age: 26.37 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 191 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Kolbenschmidt Arena
  • Location Heilbronn, GER
  • Capacity 4 000
  • Construction Year 2002
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
09/20/2019
09/20/2019 Confirmed Joining Davis Koch (F) Joining from Vancouver Giants
08/28/2019
08/28/2019 Confirmed Joining Bryce Gervais (F) Joining from Olten
08/28/2019 Confirmed Leaving Greg Gibson (F) Leaving for Unknown
08/08/2019
08/08/2019 Confirmed Joining Michael Knaub (F) Joining from Hannover Indians
07/31/2019
07/31/2019 Confirmed Leaving Brad Ross (F) Leaving for Fort Wayne Komets
07/20/2019
07/20/2019 Confirmed Leaving Richard Gelke (F) Leaving for VER Selb
07/08/2019
07/08/2019 Confirmed Joining Ian Brady (D) Joining from Frederikshavn White Hawks
06/25/2019
06/25/2019 Confirmed Leaving Patrick Kurz (D) Leaving for EHC Freiburg
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2003-2004 Germany2 48 18 - 24 3 3 153 160 63 9 Relegated
2004-2005 Germany3 40 23 - 9 5 3 145 96 82 1 -
Germany3 10 - - - - - 24 29 8 5 Did not make playoffs
2005-2006 Germany3 34 - - - - - 131 108 62 6 -
Germany3 18 - - - - - 66 48 32 5 Quarterfinal loss
2006-2007 Germany3 48 34 - 11 3 0 251 139 108 2 Champion | Promoted
2007-2008 Germany2 52 27 - 18 4 3 171 134 92 3 Semifinal loss
2008-2009 Germany2 48 22 - 19 3 4 126 117 76 4 Quarterfinal loss
2009-2010 Germany2 52 21 - 18 10 3 184 157 86 6 Quarterfinal loss
2010-2011 Germany2 48 26 - 12 5 5 150 126 93 2 Quarterfinal loss
2011-2012 Germany2 48 26 - 14 4 4 174 133 90 2 Quarterfinal loss
2012-2013 Germany2 48 19 - 18 6 5 136 117 74 7 Quarterfinal loss
2013-2014 DEL2 54 15 - 31 4 4 140 191 57 11 Saved in relegation
2014-2015 DEL2 52 10 - 39 1 2 119 224 34 13 Relegated
2015-2016 DEL2 52 7 - 36 6 3 131 225 36 14 Relegated
2016-2017 DEL2 52 12 - 30 4 6 141 184 50 13 Saved in play-out
2017-2018 DEL2 52 19 - 21 6 6 167 167 75 9 Quarterfinal loss
2018-2019 DEL2 52 19 - 22 6 5 204 206 74 8 Playoffs Qualifier loss
2019-2020 DEL2 12 9 - 3 1 0 52 38 26 2 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Thomas Greilinger (F) 2019-2020 Deggendorfer SC Germany3 8 15 7 22 10
2. Patrick Schmid (F) 2019-2020 Hannover Scorpions Germany3 7 6 9 15 10
3. Richard Gelke (F) 2019-2020 Selber Wölfe Germany3 8 4 11 15 4
4. Justin Kirsch (F) 2019-2020 EC Kassel Huskies DEL2 11 5 9 14 2
5. Roope Ranta (F) 2019-2020 Löwen Frankfurt DEL2 12 8 5 13 4
6. Sören Sturm (D) 2019-2020 Ravensburg Towerstars DEL2 12 2 11 13 4
7. Tomas Plihal (F) 2019-2020 HC Kobra Praha Czech3 7 7 5 12 6
8. Alexander Karachun (F) 2019-2020 EC Kassel Huskies DEL2 11 8 3 11 10
9. Kyle Helms (F) 2019-2020 Saale Bulls Halle Germany3 7 4 7 11 2
10. Ville Järveläinen (F) 2019-2020 Bayreuth Tigers DEL2 12 3 8 11 0
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Luigi Calce (F) 323 108 227 335
2. Jean-François Caudron (F) 190 100 169 269
3. Fabio Carciola (D) 215 73 147 220
4. Frank Petrozza (F) 148 52 86 138
5. Justin Kirsch (F) 152 74 63 137
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Luigi Calce (F) 323 108 227 335
2. Jean-François Caudron (F) 190 100 169 269
3. Justin Kirsch (F) 152 74 63 137
4. Fabio Carciola (D) 215 73 147 220
5. André Schietzold (D) 151 63 51 114
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Luigi Calce (F) 323 108 227 335
2. Jean-François Caudron (F) 190 100 169 269
3. Fabio Carciola (D) 215 73 147 220
4. Frank Petrozza (F) 148 52 86 138
5. Michel Léveillé (F) 119 52 74 126
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Patrick Baum (D) 271 25 81 569
2. Luigi Calce (F) 323 108 335 458
3. Thomas Gödtel (D) 239 33 98 375
4. Marco Schütz (D) 276 11 57 358
5. Richard Gelke (F) 266 35 83 308
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Fabian Krull (D) 408 51 68 119
2. Luigi Calce (F) 323 108 227 335
3. Torsten Fendt (D) 279 14 53 67
4. Marco Schütz (D) 276 11 46 57
5. Patrick Baum (D) 271 25 56 81
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Dylan Wruck (F) 12 6 21 1.750
2. Chris Stanley (F) 50 44 86 1.720
3. John Kachur (F) 20 12 33 1.650
4. Roope Ranta (F) 51 31 79 1.549
5. Shawn Heaphy (F) 48 28 69 1.438
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jean-François Caudron (F) 2006-2007 Germany3 48 30 57 87 1.81 50
2. Chris Stanley (F) 2006-2007 Germany3 50 44 42 86 1.72 80
3. Jean-François Caudron (F) 2005-2006 Germany3 53 38 43 81 1.53 48
4. Roope Ranta (F) 2018-2019 DEL2 51 31 48 79 1.55 65
5. Frank Petrozza (F) 2006-2007 Germany3 50 27 47 74 1.48 42
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Chris Stanley (F) 2006-2007 Germany3 50 44 42 86 1.72 80
2. T.J. Caig (F) 2006-2007 Germany3 48 39 30 69 1.44 94
3. Jean-François Caudron (F) 2005-2006 Germany3 53 38 43 81 1.53 48
4. Cory Urquhart (F) 2009-2010 Germany2 49 36 30 66 1.35 40
5. Greg Gibson (F) 2018-2019 DEL2 51 35 31 66 1.29 44
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jean-François Caudron (F) 2006-2007 Germany3 48 30 57 87 1.81 50
2. Roope Ranta (F) 2018-2019 DEL2 51 31 48 79 1.55 65
3. Frank Petrozza (F) 2006-2007 Germany3 50 27 47 74 1.48 42
4. Luigi Calce (F) 2009-2010 Germany2 52 16 47 63 1.21 64
5. Derek Damon (F) 2018-2019 DEL2 52 18 45 63 1.21 68
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Tobias Stolikowski (D) 2006-2007 Germany3 47 2 17 19 0.40 170
2. Tomas Martinec (F) 2010-2011 Germany2 46 16 11 27 0.59 156
3. Marc St. Jean (D) 2004-2005 Germany3 48 15 19 34 0.71 154
4. Rylan Schwartz (F) 2016-2017 DEL2 50 17 32 49 0.98 148
5. Patrick Baum (D) 2010-2011 Germany2 47 8 7 15 0.32 133
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'0" 185 lbs 24.96
2018-2019 6'0" 186 lbs 25.44
2017-2018 6'0" 189 lbs 26.31
2016-2017 6'0" 191 lbs 26.37
2015-2016 6'0" 191 lbs 26.68
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