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. Normand Dupont (F) 262 268 253 521
2. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 854 174 193 367
3. Daniel Poulin (D) 249 163 192 355
4. Cyrill Pasche (F) 547 179 170 349
5. Richmond Gosselin (F) 155 172 129 301
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Normand Dupont (F) 262 268 253 521
2. Cyrill Pasche (F) 547 179 170 349
3. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 854 174 193 367
4. Richmond Gosselin (F) 155 172 129 301
5. Willy Kohler (F) 299 169 123 263
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Normand Dupont (F) 262 268 253 521
2. Jörg Reber (D) 469 63 236 299
3. Sven Schmid (D) 563 66 200 266
4. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 854 174 193 367
5. Daniel Poulin (D) 249 163 192 355
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Serge Meyer (D) 653 71 238 916
2. Cyrill Pasche (F) 547 179 349 894
3. Sven Schmid (D) 563 66 266 727
4. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 854 174 367 629
5. Martin Steinegger (D) 374 27 101 600
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 854 174 193 367
2. Serge Meyer (D) 653 71 167 238
3. Sven Schmid (D) 563 66 200 266
4. Cyrill Pasche (F) 547 179 170 349
5. Emanuel Peter (F) 509 86 180 266
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Giovanni Conte (F) 38 80 136 3.579
2. Dan Daoust (F) 5 5 14 2.800
3. Daniel Widmer (F) 28 81 76 2.714
4. Steve Latinovich (F) 54 69 113 2.093
5. Urs Bärtschi (F) 77 87 158 2.052
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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 57 59 52 111 1.95 42
2. Marko Tuomainen (F) 2007-2008 NLB 67 46 65 111 1.66 42
3. Shawn Heaphy (F) 1997-1998 NLB 51 52 58 110 2.16 86
4. Patrice Lefebvre (F) 2005-2006 NLB 59 23 87 110 1.86 74
5. Alexandre Tremblay (F) 2006-2007 NLB 61 58 46 104 1.70 96
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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 57 59 52 111 1.95 42
2. Alexandre Tremblay (F) 2006-2007 NLB 61 58 46 104 1.70 96
3. Shawn Heaphy (F) 1997-1998 NLB 51 52 58 110 2.16 86
4. Richmond Gosselin (F) 1982-1983 NLA 38 52 36 88 2.32 0
5. Normand Dupont (F) 1987-1988 NLA 34 50 39 89 2.62 68
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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 59 23 87 110 1.86 74
2. Marko Tuomainen (F) 2007-2008 NLB 67 46 65 111 1.66 42
3. Shawn Heaphy (F) 1997-1998 NLB 51 52 58 110 2.16 86
4. Claude Vilgrain (F) 1999-2000 NLB 45 28 54 82 1.82 30
5. Jesse Bélanger (F) 2005-2006 NLB 57 59 52 111 1.95 42
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Sean Hill (D) 2008-2009 NLA 57 4 18 22 0.39 171
2. Joel Fröhlicher (D) 2007-2008 NLB 69 13 26 39 0.57 153
3. Mathias Joggi (F) 2005-2006 NLB 56 28 18 46 0.82 144
4. Serge Meyer (D) 2004-2005 NLB 54 8 20 28 0.52 140
5. Sven Dick (D) 1996-1997 NLB 34 3 6 9 0.26 138
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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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