Team Facts

2012-2013 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#50 Kristers Gudlevskis (G) 25 1992 Aizkraukle, LAT 6'4" 214 L
#37 Maris Jucers (G) 30 1987 Priekule, LAT 6'3" 181 L
#32 Mikael Tellqvist (G) 38 1979 Sundbyberg, SWE 5'11" 190 L
DEFENSEMEN
#72 Mathieu Carle (D) 30 1987 Buckingham, QC, CAN 6'0" 203 R
#44 Oskars Cibulskis (D) 30 1988 Riga, LAT 6'2" 212 L
#13 Guntis Galvins (D)   “C” 32 1986 Talsi, LAT 6'2" 216 L
#2 Rodrigo Lavins (D) 43 1974 Riga, LAT 5'11" 185 L
#77 Martins Porejs (D) 26 1991 Riga, LAT 5'11" 179 L
#14 Jekabs Redlihs (D) 36 1982 Riga, LAT 6'2" 190 L
#9 Krisjanis Redlihs (D) 37 1981 Riga, LAT 6'2" 176 L
#6
Arvids Rekis (D) 39 1979 Jurmala, LAT 5'11" 198 L
#11 Kristaps Sotnieks (D) 31 1987 Riga, LAT 6'0" 207 L
FORWARDS
#75 Girts Ankipans (RW/C) 42 1975 Riga, LAT 6'1" 216 L
#96 Maris Bicevskis (C/RW) 26 1991 Riga, LAT 5'11" 174 L
#98 Elvijs Biezais (RW/C) 26 1991 Riga, LAT 6'0" 196 L
#71 Roberts Bukarts (LW/RW) 27 1990 Jurmala, LAT 6'0" 181 R
#33 Kaspars Daugavins (W/C) 30 1988 Riga, LAT 6'0" 205 L
#25 Andris Dzerins (C) 30 1988 Jekabpils, LAT 6'1" 192 L
#12 Alexandre Giroux (LW/RW) 36 1981 Québec, QC, CAN 6'2" 198 L
#70 Miks Indrasis (LW/RW) 27 1990 Riga, LAT 6'4" 194 L
#41 Raitis Ivanans (LW)   “A” 39 1979 Salaspils, LAT 6'4" 240 L
#74 Jamie Johnson (C) 36 1982 Port Franks, ON, CAN 5'11" 185 R
#15 Martins Karsums (LW/RW)   “C” 32 1986 Riga, LAT 5'10" 216 R
#40 Miks Lipsbergs (RW) 26 1991 Riga, LAT 6'3" 179 L
#87 Gints Meija (RW) 30 1987 Riga, LAT 6'1" 201 L
#17 Aleksandrs Nizivijs (LW/RW)   “A” 41 1976 Riga, LAT 5'10" 170 R
#43 Vitalijs Pavlovs (C/RW) 28 1989 Riga, LAT 6'4" 223 L
#19 Rob Schremp (C) 31 1986 Fulton, NY, USA 5'11" 201 L
#73 Gunars Skvorcovs (RW) 28 1990 Saldus, LAT 6'1" 190 L
#38 Paul Szczechura (C/RW) 32 1985 Brantford, ON, CAN 5'11" 196 R
#95 Juris Upitis (LW/C) 26 1991 Riga, LAT 5'9" 185 R
Position: G:2 D:9 F:18 | Av Age: 26.23 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 197 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Arena Riga
  • Location Rīga
  • Capacity 10 300
  • Construction Year 2006
  • Secondary Arena Inbox.lv ledus halle
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
05/17/2018
05/17/2018 Confirmed Joining Mathew Maione (D) Joining from KalPa
05/17/2018 Confirmed Joining Dmitri Shulenin (D) Joining from CSKA Moskva
05/17/2018 Confirmed Leaving Victor Rask (F) Leaving for CSKA Moskva
05/17/2018 Confirmed Leaving Aapeli Räsänen (F) Leaving for CSKA Moskva
05/12/2018
05/12/2018 Confirmed Joining Linus Videll (F) Joining from Traktor Chelyabinsk
05/12/2018 Confirmed Joining Kevin Clark (F) Joining from Brynäs IF
05/07/2018
05/07/2018 Confirmed Leaving Mantas Armalis (G) Leaving for Skellefteå AIK
05/03/2018
05/03/2018 Confirmed Leaving Miks Indrasis (F) Leaving for Dynamo Moskva
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Dinamo Riga
1979-1980 Soviet 44 16 4 24 - - 134 162 36 8 -
1980-1981 Soviet 49 22 6 21 - - 163 157 50 5 -
1981-1982 Soviet 56 17 6 33 - - 202 234 40 8 -
1982-1983 Soviet 56 27 5 24 - - 240 212 59 5 -
1983-1984 Soviet 44 17 8 19 - - 146 172 42 8 -
1984-1985 Soviet 22 7 5 10 - - 63 71 19 8 -
Soviet 36 9 6 21 - - 108 149 24 7 -
Soviet 52 18 9 25 - - 170 196 45 7 -
1985-1986 Soviet 40 19 6 15 - - 139 129 44 5 -
1986-1987 Soviet 40 14 5 21 - - 117 132 33 7 -
1987-1988 Soviet 26 10 4 12 - - 88 92 24 10 -
Soviet 18 11 3 4 - - 66 46 25 3 Final loss
1988-1989 Soviet 36 13 3 20 - - 93 121 29 9 -
Soviet 26 11 5 10 - - 72 71 27 8 -
1989-1990 Soviet 48 26 7 15 - - 148 117 59 4 -
1990-1991 Soviet 46 25 5 16 - - 187 138 55 5 -
HK Riga
1991-1992 Soviet 30 10 0 20 - - 94 127 20 14 -
Pardaugava Riga
1993-1994 Russia 46 21 6 19 - - 153 155 48 12 First round loss
1994-1995 Russia 52 14 4 34 - - 99 168 32 14 Did not make playoffs
Dinamo Riga
2008-2009 KHL 56 24 - 23 5 4 132 156 86 10 Conference QF loss
2009-2010 KHL 56 23 - 22 4 7 174 175 84 13 Conference SF loss
2010-2011 KHL 54 20 - 20 7 7 160 149 81 13 Conference SF loss
2011-2012 KHL 54 19 - 25 3 7 119 129 70 15 Conference QF loss
2012-2013 KHL 52 13 - 31 4 4 109 151 51 24 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 KHL 54 22 - 16 11 5 141 122 93 10 Conference QF loss
2014-2015 KHL 60 22 - 30 3 5 136 160 77 21 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 KHL 60 17 - 27 8 8 129 151 75 22 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 KHL 60 11 - 34 10 5 116 158 58 28 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 KHL 56 9 - 31 7 9 105 153 50 26 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 KHL - - - - - - - - - - -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Dinamo Riga
1971-1972 SovSport Cup 4 1 2 1 - - 18 15 4 3 Did not make playoffs
1972-1973 SovSport Cup 4 4 0 0 - - 19 7 8 1 -
1975-1976 Expolaris Cup 4 4 0 0 - - 46 9 8 -
Pardaugava Riga
1993-1994 European Cup 3 2 1 0 - - 32 6 5 1 Promoted
European Cup 3 1 1 1 - - 6 9 3 2 -
1994-1995 European Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 9 18 2 3 Promoted
European Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 13 4 4 2 Promoted
European Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 9 14 2 3 Final group
Dinamo Riga
2011-2012 Spengler Cup 2 2 - 0 0 0 12 3 6 1 Final loss
2017-2018 Spengler Cup 2 0 - 1 1 0 5 9 2 2 Playoffs Qualifier loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Alexandre Giroux (F) 2017-2018 Grenoble France 44 25 33 58 28
2. Niclas Lucenius (F) 2017-2018 TUTO Hockey Mestis 40 13 39 52 78
3. Roberts Bukarts (F) 2017-2018 HC Zlin Czech 50 21 28 49 56
4. Rob Schremp (F) 2017-2018 EC Salzburg EBEL 36 9 38 47 16
5. Felix Schütz (F) 2017-2018 Kölner Haie DEL 50 18 28 46 30
6. Matt Ellison (F) 2017-2018 Metallurg Magnitogorsk KHL 55 20 25 45 24
7. Paul Szczechura (F) 2017-2018 Traktor Chelyabinsk KHL 55 20 22 42 26
8. Tomas Surovy (F) 2017-2018 HC Banska Bystrica Slovakia 48 13 29 42 30
9. Elvijs Biezais (F) 2017-2018 Podhale Nowy Targ Poland 35 23 16 39 18
10. Gatis Sprukts (F) 2017-2018 Kitzbüheler EC AlpsHL 40 15 24 39 16
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Helmuts Balderis (F) 497 332 216 545
2. Aleksejs Frolikovs (F) 370 142 112 254
3. Mikelis Redlihs (F) 432 101 128 229
4. Vladimirs Sernajevs (F) 311 164 56 220
5. Olegs Znaroks (F) 336 100 119 219
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Helmuts Balderis (F) 497 332 216 545
2. Juris Reps (F) 340 180 49 206
3. Vladimirs Sernajevs (F) 311 164 56 220
4. Mihails Denisovs (F) 421 153 88 182
5. Anatolijs Krseminskis (F) 201 143 15 54
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Helmuts Balderis (F) 497 332 216 545
2. Mikelis Redlihs (F) 432 101 128 229
3. Lauris Darzins (F) 360 84 120 204
4. Olegs Znaroks (F) 336 100 119 219
5. Aleksejs Frolikovs (F) 370 142 112 254
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Vladimirs Durdins (F) 590 58 132 537
2. Vjaceslavs Nazarovs (D) 577 54 152 387
3. Helmuts Balderis (F) 497 332 545 373
4. Sandis Ozolins (D) 226 26 100 296
5. Vladimir Krikunov (D) 261 27 64 292
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Vladimirs Durdins (F) 590 58 74 132
2. Vjaceslavs Nazarovs (D) 577 54 109 152
3. Helmuts Balderis (F) 497 332 216 545
4. Haralds Vasiljevs (F) 495 102 24 105
5. Andrejs Maticins (D) 438 29 72 101
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Helmuts Balderis (F) 497 332 545 1.097
2. Boriss V. Ponomarjovs (F) 182 126 160 0.879
3. Marcel Hossa (F) 215 94 170 0.791
4. Pyotr Prirodin (F) 110 45 82 0.745
5. Vladimirs Sernajevs (F) 311 164 220 0.707
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Boriss V. Ponomarjovs (F) 1972-1973 Soviet2 48 44 29 73 1.52 0
2. Helmuts Balderis (F) 1976-1977 Soviet 35 40 23 63 1.80 57
3. Helmuts Balderis (F) 1981-1982 Soviet 50 39 24 63 1.26 50
4. Helmuts Balderis (F) 1982-1983 Soviet 40 32 31 63 1.58 39
5. Juris Reps (F) 1965-1966 Soviet2 48 48 10 58 1.21 46
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Juris Reps (F) 1965-1966 Soviet2 48 48 10 58 1.21 46
2. Boriss V. Ponomarjovs (F) 1972-1973 Soviet2 48 44 29 73 1.52 0
3. Vladimirs Sernajevs (F) 1972-1973 Soviet2 48 44 8 52 1.08 10
4. Anatolijs Krseminskis (F) 1969-1970 Soviet3 - 42 - - - -
5. Valerijs Lomakins (F) 1969-1970 Soviet3 - 41 - - - -
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Helmuts Balderis (F) 1982-1983 Soviet 40 32 31 63 1.58 39
2. Mikelis Redlihs (F) 2011-2012 KHL 54 13 31 44 0.81 49
3. Boriss V. Ponomarjovs (F) 1972-1973 Soviet2 48 44 29 73 1.52 0
4. Boriss V. Ponomarjovs (F) 1971-1972 Soviet2 45 26 27 53 1.18 19
5. Olegs Znaroks (F) 1990-1991 Soviet 44 24 27 51 1.16 58
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Duvie Westcott (D) 2008-2009 KHL 51 2 18 20 0.39 124
2. Marcel Hossa (F) 2008-2009 KHL 52 22 22 44 0.85 118
3. Mark Hartigan (F) 2008-2009 KHL 55 20 18 38 0.69 115
4. Sandis Ozolins (D) 2009-2010 KHL 43 6 18 24 0.56 109
5. Jekabs Redlihs (D) 2009-2010 KHL 35 1 2 3 0.09 86
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 193 lbs 24.44
2017-2018 6'1" 193 lbs 25.86
2016-2017 6'1" 193 lbs 26.67
2015-2016 6'1" 193 lbs 25.91
2014-2015 6'1" 195 lbs 27.10
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Former names:
1949-1958 Daugava Rīga
1958-1960 RVR Rīga
1960-1967 Daugava Rīga

Ceased to exist in 1991, re-established in 2008.