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. Rico Fata (F) 7 6 3 9
2. Martin Ulmer (F) 5 2 6 8
3. Emanuel Peter (F) 17 1 7 8
4. Steve Kellenberger (D) 5 3 3 6
5. Dragan Umicevic (F) 3 2 4 6
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Rico Fata (F) 7 6 3 9
2. Thomas Nüssli (F) 7 4 0 4
3. Steve Kellenberger (D) 5 3 3 6
4. Raphael Herburger (F) 5 3 2 5
5. Alexandre Tremblay (F) 4 3 1 4
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Emanuel Peter (F) 17 1 7 8
2. Martin Ulmer (F) 5 2 6 8
3. Claudio Neff (F) 7 0 6 6
4. Marco Truttmann (F) 12 0 6 6
5. Stefan Tschannen (F) 7 1 5 6
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Joel Fröhlicher (D) 11 1 3 49
2. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 12 3 4 47
3. Raphael Herburger (F) 5 3 5 29
4. Thomas Nüssli (F) 7 4 4 29
5. Emanuel Peter (F) 17 1 8 26
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Emanuel Peter (F) 17 1 7 8
2. Marco Truttmann (F) 12 0 6 6
3. Jörg Reber (D) 12 1 4 5
4. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 12 3 1 4
5. Serge Meyer (D) 12 2 1 3
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Dragan Umicevic (F) 3 2 6 2.000
2. Martin Ulmer (F) 5 2 8 1.600
3. Anthony Rouiller (D) 3 0 4 1.333
4. Rico Fata (F) 7 6 9 1.286
5. Steve Kellenberger (D) 5 3 6 1.200
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Rico Fata (F) 2008-2009 NLA 7 6 3 9 1.29 10
2. Martin Ulmer (F) 2013-2014 NLA Q 5 2 6 8 1.60 0
3. Steve Kellenberger (D) 2013-2014 NLA Q 5 3 3 6 1.20 0
4. Dragan Umicevic (F) 2013-2014 NLA Q 3 2 4 6 2.00 0
5. Stefan Tschannen (F) 2008-2009 NLA 7 1 5 6 0.86 4
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Rico Fata (F) 2008-2009 NLA 7 6 3 9 1.29 10
2. Thomas Nüssli (F) 2008-2009 NLA 7 4 0 4 0.57 29
3. Steve Kellenberger (D) 2013-2014 NLA Q 5 3 3 6 1.20 0
4. Raphael Herburger (F) 2013-2014 NLA Q 5 3 2 5 1.00 29
5. Alexandre Tremblay (F) 2006-2007 NLA 4 3 1 4 1.00 14
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Martin Ulmer (F) 2013-2014 NLA Q 5 2 6 8 1.60 0
2. Claudio Neff (F) 2008-2009 NLA Q 7 0 6 6 0.86 14
3. Stefan Tschannen (F) 2008-2009 NLA 7 1 5 6 0.86 4
4. Marco Truttmann (F) 2008-2009 NLA 7 0 5 5 0.71 6
5. Dragan Umicevic (F) 2013-2014 NLA Q 3 2 4 6 2.00 0
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Joel Fröhlicher (D) 2008-2009 NLA 7 1 0 1 0.14 45
2. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 2008-2009 NLA 7 2 1 3 0.43 31
3. Raphael Herburger (F) 2013-2014 NLA Q 5 3 2 5 1.00 29
4. Thomas Nüssli (F) 2008-2009 NLA 7 4 0 4 0.57 29
5. Emanuel Peter (F) 2008-2009 NLA 7 1 4 5 0.71 24
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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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