Team Facts

2016-2017 Roster
# N Player A Born Youth Team HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#31 Rasmus Hedström (G) 21 1997 Bålsta HC 6'2" 187 L
#1 Marcus Högberg (G) 24 1994 Örebro IS 6'5" 209 L
#30 Jacob Johansson (G) 25 1993 Bofors IK 6'2" 194 L
DEFENSEMEN
#6 Linus Björk (D) 20 1998 Linköpings HC 6'1" 176 L
#6 Anton Björkman (D) 19 1999 Linköpings HC 5'11" 170 L
#29 Gabriel Carlsson (D) 21 1997 Örebro IS 6'5" 192 L
#8 Gustav Forsling (D) 22 1996 Linköpings HC 6'0" 185 L
#37 Adam Ginning (D) 18 2000 Linköpings HC 6'4" 205 L
#19 Petter Hansson (D) 22 1996 Gislaveds SK 6'1" 187 L
#24 Oliver Horrsell (D) 20 1998 Almtuna IS 5'7" 163 L
#9 Anton Karlsson (D) 25 1993 Boro-Vetlanda HC 6'2" 194 L
#28 Emil Kristensen (D) 26 1992 Esbjerg IK 6'0" 179 R
#53 Eddie Larsson (D) 27 1991 Mariestads BoIS 6'2" 198 L
#4 Niclas Lundgren (D) 29 1989 Västerås IK 6'0" 198 L
#51 Kristian Näkyvä (D) 28 1990 Kiekko-Tiikerit 6'0" 198 L
#14 Anssi Salmela (D) 34 1984 Ilves 6'0" 190 L
FORWARDS
#56 Niclas Bergfors (RW) 31 1987 Södertälje SK 5'10" 194 R
#6 Pontus Eklöf (C/W) 20 1998 Linköpings HC 5'9" 152 R
#36 Niklas Fogström (C) 36 1982 Sport 6'0" 187 L
#22 Vilmos Galló (LW/RW) 22 1996 Flemingsbergs IK 6'0" 190 L
#13 Andrew Gordon (RW)   “A” 33 1985 6'0" 194 R
#35 Simon Hellholm (C/RW) 21 1997 Linköpings HC 6'2" 196 L
#37 Didrik Henbrant (RW) 20 1998 Linköpings HC 5'10" 181 L
#12 Sebastian Karlsson (C/LW)   “A” 32 1986 Göteborgs IK 6'0" 196 L
#82 Jørgen Karterud (LW/RW) 24 1994 Vålerenga IF 6'4" 198 L
#27 Hugo Leufvenius (C/LW) 19 1999 Ekerö IK 6'3" 225 L
#18 Jakob Lilja (LW) 25 1993 Limhamn HK 6'0" 194 L
#41 Broc Little (LW) 30 1988 5'9" 170 L
#27 Marcel Müller (LW/C) 30 1988 Berliner SC Preussen 6'4" 229 L
#40 Ken Andre Olimb (C/W) 29 1989 Manglerud Star 5'10" 176 L
#46 Mathis Olimb (C) 32 1986 Manglerud Star 5'10" 183 L
#23 Niklas Persson (C)   “C” 39 1979 Sorunda/Ösmo HC 6'2" 205 L
#20 Jonathan Rodensjö (C/LW) 20 1998 Järfälla HC 6'2" 187 L
#11 Garrett Roe (C) 30 1988 5'8" 181 L
#21 Emil Sylvegård (LW) 25 1993 IF Malmö Redhawks 6'2" 216 L
#5 Johan Södergran (RW) 19 1999 Stocksunds IF 6'3" 205 L
#17 Henrik Törnqvist (RW) 22 1996 Motala AIF 6'2" 187 R
#14 Emil Westerlund (LW/RW) 20 1998 Linköpings HC 6'1" 190 L
Position: G:3 D:10 F:17 | Av Age: 25.67 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 192 lbs | Compare with other teams

Team Staff

Team Facts
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
  • Arena Name Saab Arena
  • Location Linköping
  • Capacity 8 500
  • Construction Year 2004
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
12/14/2018
12/14/2018 Extension Dan Pettersson (F)
12/03/2018
12/03/2018 Loan Joining Kristoffer Gunnarsson (D) Joining from Frölunda HC
12/02/2018
12/02/2018 Confirmed Leaving Viktor Svedberg (D) Leaving for Barys Astana
11/30/2018
11/30/2018 Extension Jacob Johansson (G)
11/28/2018
11/28/2018 Extension Nick Sörensen (F)
11/17/2018
11/17/2018 Loan Leaving Fredrik Karlström (F) Leaving for AIK
11/09/2018
11/09/2018 Confirmed Joining Viktor Svedberg (D) Joining from No team
11/07/2018
11/07/2018 Confirmed Leaving Patrick Mullen (D) Leaving for Vienna Capitals
Show complete transfer coverage
Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
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
2018-2019 SHL 25 10 - 7 3 5 65 55 41 4 -
View complete team history
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. Simon Dahl (F) 2018-2019 Virserums SGF Division 3 14 39 32 71 10
2. Victor Jigmalm (F) 2018-2019 Mjölby HC Division 2 21 20 26 46 4
3. Hugo Leufvenius (F) 2018-2019 Sarnia Sting OHL 34 21 21 42 12
4. Anton Blomberg (F) 2018-2019 Tranås AIF Division 1 22 15 13 28 22
5. Tony Mårtensson (F) 2018-2019 Almtuna IS Allsvenskan 29 9 19 28 18
6. Jonas Junland (D) 2018-2019 Lausanne HC NLA 26 3 22 25 14
7. Jeff Taffe (F) 2018-2019 HC Slovan Bratislava KHL 39 8 15 23 16
8. Jakob Lilja (F) 2018-2019 Djurgårdens IF SHL 23 7 16 23 12
9. Pontus Eklöf (F) 2018-2019 Tranås AIF Division 1 22 5 18 23 6
10. Mark Zengerle (F) 2018-2019 Fischtown Pinguins DEL 22 5 18 23 8
View Complete List
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
Show More
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
Show More
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
Show More
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
Show More
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) 464 53 50 103
4. Johan Bülow (F) 424 42 60 102
5. Mikael Håkanson (F) 416 84 134 218
Show More
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
Show More
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
Show More
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 -
Show More
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
Show More
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
Show More
Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 189 lbs 25.14
2017-2018 6'0" 192 lbs 26.61
2016-2017 6'1" 192 lbs 25.67
2015-2016 6'1" 190 lbs 24.72
2014-2015 6'1" 193 lbs 25.76
View 20 latest seasons
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