Team Facts

2007-2008 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Lionel Favre (G) 28 1990 La Chaux-de-Fonds, SUI 5'10" 172 L
Olivier Gigon (G) 39 1979 Delémont, SUI 6'4" 218 R
#35 Sébastien Kohler (G) 41 1976 5'9" 181 R
#31
Antoine Todeschini (G) 29 1989 Val-de-Travers, SUI 5'10" 172 L
DEFENSEMEN
#27 Pascal Avanthay (D) 44 1974 5'11" 185 L
#37 Nicolas Bernasconi (D) 34 1984 6'0" 216 L
#9 Danick Daucourt (D) 32 1986 La Chaux-de-Fonds, SUI 5'11" 185 L
#52 Valentin Du Bois (D) 32 1986 La Chaux-de-Fonds, SUI 6'2" 187 L
#97 Laurent Emery (D) 33 1984 Lausanne, SUI 5'9" 192 L
Damien Franzin (D) 28 1990 La Chaux-de-Fonds, SUI 5'10" 174 L
#69 Célien Girardin (D) 31 1986 - - -
Lionel Girardin (D) 29 1989 La Chaux-de-Fonds, SUI 6'1" 181 L
#19 Sébastien Hostettler (D) 33 1984 5'10" 176 L
#97 Fabrice Membrez (D) 34 1983 5'11" 220 L
#14
Valeri Shiryayev (D)   “C” 54 1963 Kharkov, UKR 5'10" 187 L
#55
Charles Simard (D) 40 1977 Aylmer, QC, CAN 5'11" 190 -
Anthony Tomat (D) 29 1988 6'2" 198 L
#5
Alexis Vacheron (D) 39 1979 Delémont, SUI 5'9" 174 R
Bastien Yerly (D) 29 1988 6'3" 192 -
FORWARDS
#32
Steve Aebersold (RW) 51 1967 5'10" 198 R
#51 Michaël Bochatay (F) 30 1987 Lausanne, SUI 5'11" 183 L
#89
Roman Botta (C) 33 1984 6'2" 194 R
Yannick Brühlmann (F) 29 1988 - - -
#18
Evgenï Chiriaev (C) 28 1989 Kiev, UKR 5'10" 174 L
#13 Tomas Dolana (LW) 33 1985 Jihlava, CZE 5'8" 176 L
#61 Dominic Forget (LW/C) 37 1981 Ste-Julie, QC, CAN 5'9" 181 L
Niels Jacot (W) 28 1989 Neuchâtel, SUI 5'11" 179 L
Michaël Loichat (LW/RW) 27 1990 La Chaux-de-Fonds, SUI 5'10" 172 L
#77
Anthoine Lussier (LW) 35 1983 Bonneville, FRA 6'0" 183 L
#23 Jérémy Mano (F) 31 1986 5'10" 154 -
#7 Michael Neininger (LW/RW) 41 1977 La Chaux-de-Fonds, SUI 5'10" 174 L
#80 Alain Pasqualino (F) 33 1984 6'0" 176 L
Pierrick Pivron (RW) 27 1990 Gap, FRA 6'2" 205 R
#28 Steve Pochon (F) 39 1978 Fleurier, SUI 5'10" 187 L
#15 Jonathan Roy (C) 38 1980 St-Jean-Chrysostôme, QC, CAN 5'11" 174 L
#92 Joan Siegrist (F) 29 1988 5'6" 150 -
#26 Julien Turler (F) 36 1982 La Chaux-de-Fonds, SUI 5'9" 172 R
Position: G:3 D:10 F:12 | Av Age: 23.16 years | Av Ht: 5'11" | Av Wt 182 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Patinoire des Mélèzes
  • Location La Chaux-de-Fonds
  • Capacity 5 800
  • Construction Year 1953
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
05/17/2018
05/17/2018 Confirmed Leaving Allan McPherson (F) Leaving for Orli Znojmo
05/14/2018
05/14/2018 Confirmed Joining Zsombor Kiss (F) Joining from Fehérvár AV19
05/11/2018
05/11/2018 Confirmed Leaving Sébastien Hostettler (D) Leaving for Franches-Montagnes
04/27/2018
04/27/2018 Confirmed Leaving Dominic Weder (F) Leaving for Davos
04/26/2018
04/26/2018 Confirmed Leaving Elton Shala (F) Leaving for Université NE
04/25/2018
04/25/2018 Confirmed Joining Tim Coffman (F) Joining from HKM Zvolen
04/18/2018
04/18/2018 Rumour Leaving Dominic Forget (F) Leaving for Unknown
04/18/2018 Doubtful Joining Théo Rochette (F) Joining from Lausanne U20
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1989-1990 SwissDiv1 22 17 1 4 - - 164 73 35 3 Final loss
1990-1991 SwissDiv1 22 13 2 7 - - 117 71 28 3 Final loss
1991-1992 SwissDiv1 22 17 3 2 - - 118 55 37 1 Championship Round
1992-1993 SwissDiv1 22 17 3 2 - - 113 51 37 2 Promoted
1993-1994 NLB 36 12 5 19 - - 123 146 29 7 Quarterfinal loss
1994-1995 NLB 36 18 2 16 - - 151 135 38 4 Quarterfinal loss
1995-1996 NLB 36 25 5 6 - - 173 109 55 2 Promoted
1996-1997 NLA 36 9 1 26 - - 103 196 19 10 Did not make playoffs
1997-1998 NLA 40 12 6 22 - - 128 164 30 9 Saved in play-out
1998-1999 NLB 40 28 2 10 - - 182 110 58 2 Final loss
1999-2000 NLB 36 20 5 11 - - 130 100 45 2 Promoted
2000-2001 NLA 44 4 4 36 - - 82 206 12 12 Relegated
2001-2002 NLB 36 22 5 9 - - 171 125 49 2 Final loss
2002-2003 NLB 38 10 3 25 - - 119 189 23 9 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 NLB 45 12 2 31 - - 143 215 26 10 Did not make playoffs
2004-2005 NLB 44 19 5 20 - - 141 147 43 8 Quarterfinal loss
2005-2006 NLB 42 14 4 24 - - 130 158 32 9 Did not make playoffs
2006-2007 NLB 45 23 - 16 4 2 184 175 79 4 Quarterfinal loss
2007-2008 NLB 49 31 - 11 2 5 237 149 102 3 Final loss
2008-2009 NLB 41 24 - 9 7 1 207 138 87 1 Final loss
2009-2010 NLB 45 20 0 19 2 4 177 166 68 6 Quarterfinal loss
2010-2011 NLB 45 24 - 10 7 4 175 139 90 1 Semifinal loss
2011-2012 NLB 45 24 - 14 3 4 155 127 82 3 Semifinal loss
2012-2013 NLB 50 23 - 17 4 6 189 147 83 6 Quarterfinal loss
2013-2014 NLB 45 14 - 20 7 4 151 149 60 8 Semifinal loss
2014-2015 NLB 48 22 - 17 3 6 157 148 78 3 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 NLB 45 23 - 14 6 2 157 125 83 4 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 NLB 48 30 - 9 3 6 198 137 102 2 Semifinal loss
2017-2018 NLB 46 22 - 15 5 4 169 132 80 4 Quarterfinal loss
2018-2019 NLB - - - - - - - - - - -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1968-1969 European Cup 6 4 0 1 0 1 30 17 - 5 Quarterfinal loss
1969-1970 European Cup 6 3 1 2 - - 19 15 - 6 Quarterfinal loss
1970-1971 European Cup 2 0 0 2 - - 2 4 - 10 Eight final loss
1971-1972 Spengler Cup 4 0 0 4 - - 14 23 0 5 No playoffs held
TuT Pokal 5 1 0 4 - - 18 29 2 5 -
European Cup 4 1 0 3 - - 5 13 - 8 Eight final loss
1972-1973 European Cup 0 0 0 0 - - 0 0 - 15 16th final loss
1973-1974 European Cup 0 0 0 0 - - 0 0 - 17 16th final loss
1975-1976 TuT Pokal 7 2 1 4 - - 33 44 5 5 -
2014-2015 Swiss Cup 1 0 - 1 0 0 1 6 0 25 16th final loss
2015-2016 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 0 0 1 4 4 4 10 Eight final loss
2016-2017 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 0 0 1 8 5 4 10 Eight final loss
2017-2018 Swiss Cup 1 0 - 1 0 0 2 3 0 19 16th final loss
2018-2019 Swiss Cup - - - - - - - - - - -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Jérémy Gailland (F) 2017-2018 HC Sierre SwissDiv1 25 19 52 71 12
2. Pascal Wittwer (F) 2017-2018 Argovia Stars SwissDiv1 30 28 41 69 12
3. Marc-Olivier Vallerand (F) 2017-2018 Coventry Blaze EIHL 48 34 31 65 145
4. Tim Coffman (F) 2017-2018 HKM Zvolen Slovakia 56 31 27 58 30
5. Dan DaSilva (F) 2017-2018 EHC Linz EBEL 50 22 33 55 56
6. Michaël Bochatay (F) 2017-2018 Villars HC SwissDiv1 26 11 39 50 30
7. Brett Cameron (F) 2017-2018 Lillehammer Norway 45 24 24 48 69
8. Joan Siegrist (F) 2017-2018 HC Franches-Montagnes SwissDiv1 27 25 22 47 10
9. Oliver Baur (F) 2017-2018 SC Bönigen SwissDiv2 18 16 28 44 2
10. Alexandre Tremblay (F) 2017-2018 Thetford Mines Assurancia LNAH 33 17 21 38 112
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Michael Neininger (F) 617 358 361 719
2. Valeri Shiryayev (D) 393 165 362 527
3. Dominic Forget (F) 335 218 263 481
4. Michel Turler (F) 0 201 142 430
5. Benoît Mondou (F) 206 130 156 286
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Michael Neininger (F) 617 358 361 719
2. Dominic Forget (F) 335 218 263 481
3. Michel Turler (F) 0 201 142 430
4. Valeri Shiryayev (D) 393 165 362 527
5. Benoît Mondou (F) 206 130 156 286
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Valeri Shiryayev (D) 393 165 362 527
2. Michael Neininger (F) 617 358 361 719
3. Dominic Forget (F) 335 218 263 481
4. Alexis Vacheron (D) 494 49 221 270
5. Jonathan Roy (F) 141 99 163 262
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Alexis Vacheron (D) 494 49 270 721
2. Valeri Shiryayev (D) 393 165 527 532
3. Steve Pochon (F) 511 75 179 456
4. Michael Neininger (F) 617 358 719 377
5. Ruedi Nideröst (D) 157 19 66 316
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Michael Neininger (F) 617 358 361 719
2. Steve Pochon (F) 511 75 104 179
3. Alexis Vacheron (D) 494 49 221 270
4. Danick Daucourt (D) 474 11 42 53
5. Valentin Du Bois (D) 456 5 47 52
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Anton Neininger (F) 50 95 118 2.360
2. Jesse Bélanger (F) 36 41 80 2.222
3. Mike McParland (F) 56 48 120 2.143
4. Robert Crawford (F) 38 52 78 2.053
5. Philippe Bozon (F) 29 31 59 2.034
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jonathan Roy (F) 2007-2008 NLB 49 39 58 97 1.98 56
2. Dominic Forget (F) 2007-2008 NLB 49 39 50 89 1.82 34
3. Jonathan Roy (F) 2006-2007 NLB 45 33 53 86 1.91 64
4. Jesse Bélanger (F) 2001-2002 NLB 36 41 39 80 2.22 38
5. Jean Trottier (F) 1981-1982 NLB - 41 38 79 - -
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Robert Crawford (F) 1983-1984 NLB 38 52 26 78 2.05 -
2. Louis Bégin (F) 1983-1984 NLB 42 42 23 65 1.55 -
3. Jesse Bélanger (F) 2001-2002 NLB 36 41 39 80 2.22 38
4. Jean Trottier (F) 1981-1982 NLB - 41 38 79 - -
5. Serge Martel (F) 1972-1973 NLA - 40 14 54 - -
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jonathan Roy (F) 2007-2008 NLB 49 39 58 97 1.98 56
2. Jonathan Roy (F) 2006-2007 NLB 45 33 53 86 1.91 64
3. Jonathan Roy (F) 2008-2009 NLB 47 27 52 79 1.68 42
4. Valeri Shiryayev (D) 2006-2007 NLB 43 17 52 69 1.60 82
5. Dominic Forget (F) 2008-2009 NLB 47 28 51 79 1.68 28
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Daniel Elsener (D) 1996-1997 NLA 41 1 4 5 0.12 112
2. Ruedi Nideröst (D) 1997-1998 NLA 40 4 9 13 0.33 106
3. Glenn Anderson (F) 1996-1997 NLA 23 14 15 29 1.26 103
4. Vincent Léchenne (F) 2001-2002 NLB 32 9 15 24 0.75 103
5. Christian Pouget (D) 1999-2000 NLB 32 16 15 31 0.97 101
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 188 lbs 26.79
2017-2018 5'11" 185 lbs 26.04
2016-2017 5'11" 183 lbs 25.79
2015-2016 5'11" 182 lbs 24.52
2014-2015 5'11" 185 lbs 25.10
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