Team Facts

1997-1998 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#30 Christian Crétin (G) 46 1973 5'11" 170 -
#28 Sébastien Kohler (G) 42 1976 5'9" 181 R
Alex Reinhard (G) 45 1974 5'9" 176 L
Jan Studer (G) 39 1979 5'5" - -
DEFENSEMEN
#35 Andy Egli (D) 49 1970 6'1" 190 R
#36 Claudio Ghillioni (D) 50 1969 5'8" 165 -
#69 Urs Hirschi (D) 50 1968 5'9" 176 -
#21 Cédric Jeannotat (D) 40 1979 5'8" 146 -
Marc Leuenberger (D) 40 1979 Bern, SUI 5'9" 196 L
#26 Serge Meyer (D/FW) 42 1976 Lyss, SUI 5'11" 187 -
#63 Alain Reist (D) 39 1979 Biel, SUI 6'0" 209 L
Stéphane Robitaille (D) 49 1970 Québec, QC, CAN 5'9" 185 L
#22 Sven Schmid (D) 50 1969 6'2" 220 L
#4 Manfred Schnidrig (D) 41 1978 Visp, SUI 6'1" 163 L
#78 Marco Schüpbach (D) 40 1978 Bern, SUI 6'2" 207 L
#16 Alain Villard (D) 41 1977 6'0" 176 -
FORWARDS
#38 Thomas Burillo (F) 47 1971 6'0" 176 L
#7 Stefan Choffat (F) 42 1977 6'0" 187 L
#17 Paul Gagné (LW) 57 1962 Iroquois Falls, ON, CAN 5'11" 194 L
#14 Stefan Gerber (F) 41 1977 5'10" 172 -
#12 Sacha Guerne (F) 40 1979 5'11" 176 -
#18 Shawn Heaphy (C) 50 1968 Sudbury, ON, CAN 5'9" 185 L
#33
Maxime Lapointe (RW) 45 1973 Québec, QC, CAN 5'9" 190 L
#15 Stefan Moser (RW) 42 1976 Bern, SUI 6'0" 190 R
#23 Lars Murkowsky (F) 40 1979 - - -
#27 Sven Murkowsky (F) 44 1975 5'10" 179 -
#9 Cyrill Pasche (F) 45 1974 6'1" 187 -
#29 Giovanni Pestrin (F) 51 1968 6'0" 198 L
Marc Reichert (C/LW) 39 1980 Bern, SUI 6'3" 207 L
#13 Gabriel Taccoz (LW) 51 1967 6'2" 220 L
Position: G:3 D:10 F:12 | Av Age: 24.32 years | Av Ht: 5'11" | Av Wt 187 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Tissot Arena
  • Location Biel/Bienne
  • Capacity 6 521
  • Construction Year 2015
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
05/20/2019
05/20/2019 Confirmed Leaving Dominik Egli (D) Leaving for Rapperswil
05/20/2019 Confirmed Joining Yannick Rathgeb (D) Joining from Bridgeport Sound Tigers
05/02/2019
05/02/2019 Confirmed Joining Peter Schneider (F) Joining from Vienna Capitals
04/21/2019
04/21/2019 Rumour Joining David Prysi (D) Joining from Biel-Bienne U20
04/21/2019 Rumour Joining Gilian Kohler (F) Joining from Biel-Bienne U20
04/21/2019 Rumour Joining Simon Wüest (F) Joining from Biel-Bienne U20
04/10/2019
04/10/2019 Extension Joining Janis Jérôme Moser (D) Joining from Biel-Bienne U20
04/10/2019 Extension Ramon Tanner (F)
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1990-1991 NLA 36 10 8 18 - - 151 173 28 7 Quarterfinal loss
1991-1992 NLA 36 8 7 21 - - 105 179 23 8 Quarterfinal loss
1992-1993 NLA 36 12 3 21 - - 121 167 27 8 Quarterfinal loss
1993-1994 NLA 36 8 2 26 - - 83 170 18 10 Saved in relegation
1994-1995 NLA 36 7 2 27 - - 108 170 16 10 Relegated
1995-1996 NLB 36 11 3 22 - - 136 174 25 7 Quarterfinal loss
1996-1997 NLB 22 9 4 9 - - 97 93 21 4 Quarterfinal loss
1997-1998 NLB 40 27 2 11 - - 175 124 56 2 Final loss
1998-1999 NLB 40 20 4 16 - - 170 159 44 4 Semifinal loss
1999-2000 NLB 36 18 3 15 - - 145 135 39 5 Semifinal loss
2000-2001 NLB 40 26 5 9 - - 159 103 57 2 Final loss
2001-2002 NLB 36 21 1 14 - - 139 134 43 3 Quarterfinal loss
2002-2003 NLB 38 20 5 13 - - 133 127 45 3 Semifinal loss
2003-2004 NLB 45 30 3 12 - - 189 137 63 1 Champion
2004-2005 NLB 44 26 3 15 - - 170 141 55 2 Semifinal loss
2005-2006 NLB 42 27 1 14 - - 183 110 55 1 Champion
2006-2007 NLB 45 25 - 9 6 5 198 151 92 2 Champion
2007-2008 NLB 49 35 - 9 1 4 218 121 111 1 Champion | Promoted
2008-2009 NLA 50 11 - 30 2 7 126 213 44 12 Saved in relegation
2009-2010 NLA 50 16 - 26 3 5 134 182 59 9 Saved in relegation
2010-2011 NLA 50 18 - 32 5 7 135 173 56 9 Saved in play-out
2011-2012 NLA 50 19 - 24 4 3 114 128 68 8 Quarterfinal loss
2012-2013 NLA 50 19 - 21 5 5 160 161 72 8 Quarterfinal loss
2013-2014 NLA 50 11 - 29 7 3 115 154 50 11 Saved in relegation
2014-2015 NLA 50 15 - 21 7 7 142 164 66 8 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 NLA 50 11 - 28 6 5 128 175 50 12 Saved in play-out
2016-2017 NLA 50 21 - 24 2 3 146 140 70 8 Quarterfinal loss
2017-2018 NLA 50 24 - 14 5 7 150 124 89 3 Semifinal loss
2018-2019 NLA 50 24 - 21 2 3 149 138 79 4 Semifinal loss
2019-2020 NLA - - - - - - - - - - -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1978-1979 European Cup 4 2 0 1 0 1 35 25 - 10 Eight final loss
1981-1982 European Cup 2 2 0 0 - - 13 5 - 10 Quarterfinal loss
1983-1984 European Cup 4 2 0 2 - - 20 22 - 10 Quarterfinal loss
2014-2015 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 13 3 3 11 Eight final loss
2015-2016 Swiss Cup 3 1 - 0 1 1 17 6 6 7 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 0 0 1 9 6 4 9 Eight final loss
2017-2018 Swiss Cup 4 2 - 1 1 0 16 11 8 3 Semifinal loss
2018-2019 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 11 4 3 9 Eight final loss
2019-2020 Champions HL - - - - - - - - - - -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Patrick Kane (F) 2018-2019 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 81 44 66 110 22
2. Tyler Seguin (F) 2018-2019 Dallas Stars NHL 82 33 47 80 18
3. Peter Schneider (F) 2018-2019 Vienna Capitals EBEL 54 35 34 69 34
4. Matt Ellison (F) 2018-2019 Metallurg Magnitogorsk KHL 62 20 35 55 34
5. Chris Bourque (F) 2018-2019 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 72 15 39 54 52
6. Andreas Ambühl (F) 2018-2019 EC Wil SwissDiv1 27 32 20 52 32
7. Brent Kelly (F) 2018-2019 SC Langenthal NLB 44 12 29 41 4
8. Dragan Umicevic (F) 2018-2019 EHC Linz EBEL 50 11 28 39 6
9. Alain Miéville (F) 2018-2019 HC La Chaux-de-Fonds NLB 43 20 18 38 32
10. Valentin Nussbaumer (F) 2018-2019 Shawinigan Cataractes QMJHL 58 17 21 38 16
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Cyrill Pasche (F) 122 31 34 65
2. Jörg Reber (D) 102 12 51 63
3. René Furler (F) 67 20 37 57
4. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 133 29 24 53
5. Serge Meyer (D) 121 14 35 49
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Cyrill Pasche (F) 122 31 34 65
2. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 133 29 24 53
3. Jesse Bélanger (F) 18 21 18 39
4. Mathias Joggi (F) 51 21 11 32
5. René Furler (F) 67 20 37 57
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jörg Reber (D) 102 12 51 63
2. René Furler (F) 67 20 37 57
3. Serge Meyer (D) 121 14 35 49
4. Cyrill Pasche (F) 122 31 34 65
5. Patrice Lefebvre (F) 17 5 31 36
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Cyrill Pasche (F) 122 31 65 284
2. Serge Meyer (D) 121 14 49 193
3. Sven Schmid (D) 62 19 41 140
4. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 133 29 53 139
5. Mauro Beccarelli (F) 83 20 37 104
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 133 29 24 53
2. Cyrill Pasche (F) 122 31 34 65
3. Serge Meyer (D) 121 14 35 49
4. Jörg Reber (D) 102 12 51 63
5. Mauro Beccarelli (F) 83 20 17 37
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Serge Aubin (F) 6 5 16 2.667
2. Kirby Law (F) 6 8 14 2.333
3. Jesse Bélanger (F) 18 21 39 2.167
4. Patrice Lefebvre (F) 17 5 36 2.118
5. Jiri Slegr (D) 2 2 4 2.000
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jesse Bélanger (F) 2005-2006 NLB 17 21 18 39 2.29 14
2. Patrice Lefebvre (F) 2005-2006 NLB 17 5 31 36 2.12 20
3. Alexandre Tremblay (F) 2006-2007 NLB 16 15 13 28 1.75 24
4. Omar Tognini (F) 2003-2004 NLB 19 11 13 24 1.26 24
5. Mathias Joggi (F) 2005-2006 NLB 21 14 9 23 1.10 58
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jesse Bélanger (F) 2005-2006 NLB 17 21 18 39 2.29 14
2. Alexandre Tremblay (F) 2006-2007 NLB 16 15 13 28 1.75 24
3. Mathias Joggi (F) 2005-2006 NLB 21 14 9 23 1.10 58
4. Omar Tognini (F) 2003-2004 NLB 19 11 13 24 1.26 24
5. Christoph Roder (F) 2003-2004 NLB 18 10 5 15 0.83 12
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Patrice Lefebvre (F) 2005-2006 NLB 17 5 31 36 2.12 20
2. Jesse Bélanger (F) 2005-2006 NLB 17 21 18 39 2.29 14
3. René Furler (F) 2003-2004 NLB 19 3 15 18 0.95 24
4. Marco Truttmann (F) 2007-2008 NLB 20 5 14 19 0.95 37
5. Alexandre Tremblay (F) 2006-2007 NLB 16 15 13 28 1.75 24
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Cyrill Pasche (F) 2005-2006 NLB 21 3 12 15 0.71 86
2. Mathias Joggi (F) 2005-2006 NLB 21 14 9 23 1.10 58
3. Alain Miéville (F) 2006-2007 NLB 17 8 9 17 1.00 54
4. Sebastian Sutter (F) 2012-2013 NLA 7 0 1 1 0.14 52
5. Jason Bonsignore (F) 2003-2004 NLB 4 2 2 4 1.00 51
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 5'11" 186 lbs 27.63
2018-2019 6'0" 185 lbs 27.69
2017-2018 5'11" 187 lbs 26.53
2016-2017 6'0" 189 lbs 27.00
2015-2016 6'0" 190 lbs 27.05
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