Team Facts

1997-1998 Roster
# N Player A Born Youth Team HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Christian Carlsson (G) 39 1978 6'2" 174 -
Conny Gyllander (G) 54 1963 HC Vita Hästen 6'0" 192 L
Fredrik Jensen (G) 42 1975 Åseda IF 6'2" 196 L
DEFENSEMEN
Mathias Ahxner (D) 43 1974 6'9" 243 L
Jesper Andersson (D) 43 1974 IF Mölndal Hockey 5'8" 201 L
Ted Christensen (D) 40 1977 Alvesta SK 6'0" 205 L
Pierre Ivarsson (D) 46 1972 5'8" 179 L
#23 Martin Knold (D) 42 1976 5'11" 185 L
Mårten Parbrand (D) 42 1976 6'1" 190 L
#20 Erkki Saramaa (D) 51 1967 5'11" 185 L
Andreas Troberg (D) 42 1976 6'3" 209 L
FORWARDS
#19 Henrik Andersson (RW) 41 1977 Växjö Lakers HC 5'11" 183 R
Mats Bogren (C) 39 1978 5'10" 183 R
#13 Johan Bülow (LW) 41 1976 Linköpings HC 6'3" 227 L
Thomas Dahlqvist (F) 41 1977 Linköpings HC 5'9" 198 L
Dennis Ejdeholm (LW) 44 1974 5'10" 176 L
Patrik Ekholm (LW) 45 1972 Surahammars IF 5'11" 187 L
Magnus Eliasson (RW) 49 1968 Älta IF 6'0" 179 L
#16
Mike Helber (RW)   “C” 47 1970 5'11" 187 R
Stefan Jakobsson (F) 48 1970 6'0" 187 -
#27 Andreas Kreü (C) 45 1972 6'3" 201 R
Mattias Kusgård (RW) 44 1974 6'2" 187 L
Anders Mäki (F) 52 1966 5'11" 185 -
Niclas Persson (F) 42 1975 6'2" 194 -
Cenneth Söderlund (F) 55 1962 Brynäs IF 6'0" 181 L
Ulf Söderström (C) 45 1972 Hofors HC 6'0" 194 L
Position: G:3 D:8 F:13 | Av Age: 23.67 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 193 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Saab Arena
  • Location Linköping
  • Capacity 8 500
  • Construction Year 2004
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
05/21/2018
05/21/2018 Rumour Leaving Tony Mårtensson (F) Leaving for Almtuna IS
05/18/2018
05/18/2018 Confirmed Joining Lukas Bengtsson (D) Joining from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
05/14/2018
05/14/2018 Rumour Leaving Mathis Olimb (F) Leaving for Kölner Haie
05/12/2018
05/12/2018 Rumour Leaving Mathis Olimb (F) Leaving for Eisbären Berlin
05/09/2018
05/09/2018 Confirmed Joining Broc Little (F) Joining from Davos
05/04/2018
05/04/2018 Extension Andrew Gordon (F)
05/02/2018
05/02/2018 Confirmed Leaving Jakob Lilja (F) Leaving for Djurgårdens IF
05/02/2018 Confirmed Joining Adam Brodecki (F) Joining from Växjö Lakers HC
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1994-1995 Division 1 14 9 1 4 - - 65 50 20 6 -
1995-1996 Division 1 14 10 1 3 - - 64 35 27 3 Promotion Play
1996-1997 Division 1 18 14 2 2 - - 83 35 30 1 Kvalserien SHL
Allsvenskan 14 6 3 5 - - 53 42 15 4 -
1997-1998 Division 1 18 15 2 1 - - 102 42 32 1 Kvalserien SHL
Allsvenskan 14 8 3 3 - - 55 41 19 2 -
1998-1999 Division 1 28 18 7 3 - - 132 72 39 1 Promoted
Allsvenskan 14 9 3 2 - - 52 36 21 2 Promoted
1999-2000 SHL 50 9 0 35 1 5 107 205 34 12 Relegated
Kvalserien SHL 10 3 2 5 2 0 41 38 13 4 Relegated
2000-2001 Allsvenskan 28 22 0 3 2 1 134 47 71 1 Promoted
Kvalserien SHL 10 6 2 2 1 1 32 23 21 2 Promoted
2001-2002 SHL 50 14 0 25 5 6 132 153 58 10 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 SHL 50 10 0 31 3 6 98 166 42 12 Relegation Play
Kvalserien SHL 10 7 2 1 1 1 33 19 24 1 Saved in relegation
2003-2004 SHL 50 25 0 17 3 5 141 105 86 4 Quarterfinal loss
2004-2005 SHL 50 30 2 15 2 1 162 110 97 2 Quarterfinal loss
2005-2006 SHL 50 25 7 11 3 5 150 117 92 3 Semifinal loss
2006-2007 SHL 55 22 7 19 2 5 151 153 82 4 Final loss
2007-2008 SHL 55 21 7 14 9 4 166 153 92 2 Final loss
2008-2009 SHL 55 26 8 16 1 4 166 152 92 2 Quarterfinal loss
2009-2010 SHL 55 27 3 20 3 2 163 139 92 3 Semifinal loss
2010-2011 SHL 55 22 - 19 5 9 138 118 85 5 Quarterfinal loss
2011-2012 SHL 55 17 - 24 7 7 120 138 72 10 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 SHL 55 27 - 19 4 5 145 136 94 5 Semifinal loss
2013-2014 SHL 55 20 - 24 7 4 174 167 78 9 Semifinal loss
2014-2015 SHL 55 26 - 18 4 7 156 125 93 4 Semifinal loss
2015-2016 SHL 52 23 - 13 9 7 163 121 94 3 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 SHL 52 27 - 15 5 5 136 116 96 4 Quarterfinal loss
2017-2018 SHL 52 21 - 19 3 9 135 130 78 9 Quarterfinal loss
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2010-2011 ET 8 2 - 4 1 1 19 26 9 8 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 ET 8 3 - 2 1 2 19 18 13 2 Bronze game loss
2012-2013 ET 8 3 - 3 1 1 23 29 12 4 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 ET 8 5 - 2 0 1 27 22 16 3 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 Champions HL 6 4 - 1 1 0 20 10 14 1 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 Champions HL 4 3 - 0 1 0 14 4 10 1 16th final loss
2016-2017 Champions HL 4 4 - 0 0 0 16 5 12 1 Quarterfinal loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Victor Wahlqvist (F) 2017-2018 Flemingsbergs IK Division 2 29 27 28 55 24
2. Markus Modigs (F) 2017-2018 Vimmerby HC Division 1 40 29 24 53 20
3. Marcel Müller (F) 2017-2018 Krefeld Pinguine DEL 43 24 28 52 48
4. Garrett Roe (F) 2017-2018 EV Zug NLA 44 12 37 49 32
5. Mark Matheson (D) 2017-2018 Sheffield Steelers EIHL 56 9 40 49 24
6. Hugo Leufvenius (F) 2017-2018 Sarnia Sting OHL 68 19 28 47 24
7. Chad Kolarik (F) 2017-2018 Adler Mannheim DEL 47 23 23 46 14
8. Pontus Eklöf (F) 2017-2018 Linköping HC J20 SuperElit 42 17 29 46 18
9. Tomas Surovy (F) 2017-2018 HC Banska Bystrica Slovakia 48 13 29 42 30
10. Patrik Zackrisson (F) 2017-2018 Sibir Novosibirsk KHL 56 13 29 42 35
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Håkan Karlsson (F) 290 213 193 406
2. Magnus Johansson (D) 670 98 307 405
3. Mike Helber (F) 366 204 177 381
4. Peter Lindgren (F) 284 199 147 346
5. Mats Andersson (F) 314 151 161 312
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Håkan Karlsson (F) 290 213 193 406
2. Mike Helber (F) 366 204 177 381
3. Peter Lindgren (F) 284 199 147 346
4. Mats Andersson (F) 314 151 161 312
5. Stefan Jakobsson (F) 338 143 129 272
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Magnus Johansson (D) 670 98 307 405
2. Håkan Karlsson (F) 290 213 193 406
3. Ulf Söderström (F) 350 112 193 305
4. Tony Mårtensson (F) 312 85 192 277
5. Mike Helber (F) 366 204 177 381
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Andreas Pihl (D) 377 21 57 648
2. Andreas Jämtin (F) 186 49 94 533
3. Mike Helber (F) 366 204 381 399
4. Fredrik Emvall (F) 538 74 151 383
5. Ulf Söderström (F) 350 112 305 370
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Magnus Johansson (D) 670 98 307 405
2. Fredrik Emvall (F) 538 74 77 151
3. Sebastian Karlsson (F) 449 53 49 102
4. Johan Bülow (F) 424 42 60 102
5. Mikael Håkanson (F) 416 84 134 218
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Stefan Öström (F) 10 40 59 5.900
2. Michael Thoresten (F) 29 40 57 1.966
3. Rob Brown (F) 36 37 67 1.861
4. Kristian Huselius (F) 34 14 49 1.441
5. Håkan Karlsson (F) 290 213 406 1.400
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Håkan Karlsson (F) 1987-1988 Division 2 30 44 36 80 2.67 -
2. Pär Arlbrandt (F) 2013-2014 SHL 53 26 45 71 1.34 66
3. Ulf Söderström (F) 1998-1999 Division 1 42 29 41 70 1.67 40
4. Rob Brown (F) 1991-1992 Division 2 36 37 30 67 1.86 26
5. Tony Mårtensson (F) 2007-2008 SHL 55 17 50 67 1.22 36
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Håkan Karlsson (F) 1987-1988 Division 2 30 44 36 80 2.67 -
2. Michael Thoresten (F) 1987-1988 Division 2 29 40 17 57 1.97 -
3. Rob Brown (F) 1991-1992 Division 2 36 37 30 67 1.86 26
4. Mattias Weinhandl (F) 2007-2008 SHL 54 35 27 62 1.15 69
5. Peter Lindgren (F) 1985-1986 Division 2 33 34 18 52 1.58 -
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Tony Mårtensson (F) 2007-2008 SHL 55 17 50 67 1.22 36
2. Pär Arlbrandt (F) 2013-2014 SHL 53 26 45 71 1.34 66
3. Tony Mårtensson (F) 2009-2010 SHL 55 19 44 63 1.15 26
4. Jaroslav Hlinka (F) 2008-2009 SHL 54 12 43 55 1.02 16
5. Ulf Söderström (F) 1998-1999 Division 1 42 29 41 70 1.67 40
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Sami Torkki (F) 2006-2007 SHL 43 8 4 12 0.28 161
2. Andreas Jämtin (F) 2010-2011 SHL 37 9 14 23 0.62 158
3. Andreas Pihl (D) 2005-2006 SHL 46 1 7 8 0.17 146
4. Andreas Jämtin (F) 2011-2012 SHL 53 16 7 23 0.43 138
5. Sami Torkki (F) 2005-2006 SHL 50 10 10 20 0.40 128
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 188 lbs 25.86
2017-2018 6'1" 193 lbs 25.92
2016-2017 6'1" 192 lbs 24.65
2015-2016 6'0" 190 lbs 23.77
2014-2015 6'1" 194 lbs 24.70
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Franchise History
- BK Kenty (1946-1976)
- Linköpings Hockey Club (1976-)



2008 Silver Medal Lineup
Mikael Håkanson - Tony Mårtensson - Mattias Weinhandl
Patrik Blomdahl - Joakim Eriksson - Ville Vahalahti
Fredrik Emvall - Niklas Persson - Mattias Carlsson
Kim Staal - Patrik Zackrisson - Tim Eriksson

Calle Gunnarsson - Daniel Fernholm
Josef Melichar - Johan Fransson
Jonas Junland - Ivan Majeský

2007 Silver Medal Lineup
Mikael Håkanson - Tony Mårtensson - Johan Lindström
Fredrik Emvall - Niklas Persson - Sami Torkki
Martin Samuelsson - Joakim Eriksson - Tomáš Vlasák
Patric Blomdahl - Ulf Söderström - Tim Eriksson

Martin Öhrstedt - Magnus Johansson
Calle Gunnarsson - Ivan Majeský
Jonas Junland - Andreas Holmqvist