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Plays in National League Full name EHC Biel / HC Bienne Team colours Blue + Maroon + White Town Biel, SUI Founded 1939

2008-2009 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#33 Pascal Caminada (G) 36 1986 Glattbrugg, SUI 5'9" 181 L
#20 Stefan Kaeser (G) 33 1989 - - -
#82 Marco Wegmüller (G) 40 1982 Davos, SUI 5'10" 163 L
DEFENSEMEN
#83 Daniel Boss (D) 39 1983 Davos, SUI 5'10" 165 L
#54 Joel Fröhlicher (D) 40 1982 Solothurn, SUI 6'2" 220 L
#8 Manuel Gossweiler (D) 39 1983 Zürich, SUI 6'1" 192 L
#22 Sean Hill (D) 52 1970 Duluth, MN, USA 6'0" 198 R
Sébastien Hostettler (D) 38 1984 5'10" 176 L
#7 Jérémie Kamerzin (D) 34 1988 Icogne, SUI 6'3" 198 R
#96
Clarence Kparghai (D) 37 1985 Monrovia, LIB 6'0" 190 L
#43 Serge Meyer (D/FW) 46 1976 Lyss, SUI 5'11" 187 L
#11 Flurin Randegger (D) 34 1988 Basel, SUI 5'10" 185 L
#39 Jörg Reber (D) 48 1974 Grosshöchstetten, SUI 5'7" 176 L
Noah Schneeberger (D) 34 1988 Langenthal, SUI 6'2" 187 R
#29 Ralph Stalder (D) 36 1986 Buckten, SUI 5'10" 196 L
#40 Martin Steinegger (D)   “A” 50 1972 Biel-Bienne, SUI 6'2" 203 L
FORWARDS
#38
Frank Banham (RW) 47 1975 Calahoo, AB, CAN 6'0" 198 R
Mauro Beccarelli (F) 40 1981 5'9" 187 -
#34 Jiri Bicek (LW/RW) 43 1978 Kosice, SVK 5'10" 183 L
Mathias Brägger (F) 39 1983 Davos, SUI 6'2" 192 L
#26 Deny Bärtschi (D/RW) 40 1982 Biel-Bienne, SUI 6'1" 181 L
#79 James Desmarais (C) 43 1979 Montréal, QC, CAN 5'10" 174 R
#29
Alexei Dostoinov (RW/LW) 33 1989 Moskva, RUS 6'1" 203 L
#93 Gianni Ehrensperger (LW/C) 37 1985 Zürich, SUI 6'0" 183 L
#23
Rico Fata (C) 42 1980 Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN 5'11" 203 L
Simon Fischer (LW) 34 1988 New Rochelle, NY, USA 6'1" 187 L
Roland Gerber (LW/RW) 38 1984 6'1" 203 R
#90
Eric Himelfarb (C) 39 1983 Thornhill, ON, CAN 5'9" 170 R
#92 Andreas Küng (C/LW) 39 1983 Frauenfeld, SUI 6'1" 187 L
David Ling (RW/C) 47 1975 Halifax, NS, CAN 5'9" 185 R
#61 Kevin Lötscher (RW) 34 1988 Visp, SUI 6'3" 201 R
#67 Claudio Neff (LW) 41 1981 Davos, SUI 6'0" 174 L
#88 Thomas Nüssli (LW/C) 40 1982 Herisau, SUI 6'3" 209 L
#21 Emanuel Peter (C) 38 1984 Uzwil, SUI 6'1" 209 L
#94 Marco Truttmann (RW) 37 1985 Schwyz, SUI 5'9" 165 R
#71 Stefan Tschannen (LW) 38 1984 Bern, SUI 5'10" 187 L
#12 Mathieu Tschantré (C)   “C” 38 1984 Biel-Bienne, SUI 5'8" 176 L
Marko Tuomainen (RW) 50 1972 Kuopio, FIN 6'3" 218 R
#48 Philipp Wetzel (RW/C) 37 1985 Urtenen-Schönbühl, SUI 6'6" 229 L
#6 Manuel Zigerli (LW/RW) 33 1989 Biel-Bienne, SUI 6'3" 187 L
Position: G: 3, D: 11, F: 21 | Av Age: 26.66 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 189 lbs | Compare with other teams
Team Staff
Team staff history
Demographics
Nationality
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Nationalities 31 players
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Experience EHC Biel-Bienne: 5 993 GP
NHL: 1 372 GP
WC: 139 GP
OG: 12 GP
SHL: 287 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 96 GP
Liiga: 513 GP
KHL: 109 GP
Czechia: 127 GP
AHL: 2 085 GP
DEL: 82 GP
Affiliated Team(s) Ajoie (NL)
Biel-Bienne U20 (U20-Elit)
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Tissot Arena Location Biel/Bienne Capacity 6 521 Construction Year 2015
Games
Date Home Visiting Score League
2022-12-01T19:45:00+0100 Lausanne Biel-Bienne - NL
2022-11-29T19:45:00+0100 Davos Biel-Bienne 3 - 0 NL
2022-11-26T19:45:00+0100 Biel-Bienne Ajoie 4 - 0 NL
2022-11-25T19:45:00+0100 Ambrì-Piotta Biel-Bienne 0 - 2 NL
2022-11-19T19:45:00+0100 Kloten Biel-Bienne 5 - 2 NL
2022-11-18T19:45:00+0100 Biel-Bienne Zug 1 - 2 (SO) NL
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/18/2022
11/18/2022 Rumour Joining Thierry Bader (F) Joining from SC Bern
11/17/2022
11/17/2022 Confirmed Leaving Etienne Froidevaux (F) Leaving for Retired
11/10/2022
11/10/2022 Up/Down Leaving Guillaume Maillard (F) Leaving for Lausanne HC
10/21/2022
10/21/2022 Loan Leaving Jérémie Bärtschi (F) Leaving for SC Langenthal
10/07/2022
10/07/2022 Loan Joining Nick Wyss (G) Joining from SC Lyss
09/30/2022
09/30/2022 Loan Leaving Theo Beglieri (F) Leaving for EHC Winterthur
09/16/2022
09/16/2022 Loan Leaving Luca Christen (D) Leaving for SC Langenthal
09/13/2022
09/13/2022 Loan Joining Guillaume Maillard (F) Joining from Lausanne HC
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1993-1994 NLA 36 8 2 26 - - 83 170 18 0.50 10 Saved in relegation
1994-1995 NLA 36 7 2 27 - - 108 170 16 0.44 10 Relegated
1995-1996 NLB 36 11 3 22 - - 136 174 25 0.69 7 Quarterfinal loss
1996-1997 NLB 22 9 4 9 - - 97 93 21 0.95 4 Quarterfinal loss
1997-1998 NLB 40 27 2 11 - - 175 124 56 1.40 2 Final loss
1998-1999 NLB 40 20 4 16 - - 170 159 44 1.10 4 Semifinal loss
1999-2000 NLB 36 18 3 15 - - 145 135 39 1.08 5 Semifinal loss
2000-2001 NLB 40 26 5 9 - - 159 103 57 1.43 2 Final loss
2001-2002 NLB 36 21 1 14 - - 139 134 43 1.19 3 Quarterfinal loss
2002-2003 NLB 38 20 5 13 - - 133 127 45 1.18 3 Semifinal loss
2003-2004 NLB 45 30 3 12 - - 189 137 63 1.40 1 Champion
2004-2005 NLB 44 26 3 15 - - 170 141 55 1.25 2 Semifinal loss
2005-2006 NLB 42 27 1 14 - - 183 110 55 1.31 1 Champion
2006-2007 NLB 45 25 - 9 6 5 198 151 92 2.04 2 Champion
2007-2008 NLB 49 35 - 9 1 4 218 121 111 2.27 1 Champion | Promoted
2008-2009 NLA 50 11 - 30 2 7 126 213 44 0.88 12 Saved in relegation
2009-2010 NLA 50 16 - 26 3 5 134 182 59 1.18 9 Saved in relegation
2010-2011 NLA 50 13 - 25 5 7 135 173 56 1.12 9 Saved in play-out
2011-2012 NLA 50 19 - 24 4 3 114 128 68 1.36 8 Quarterfinal loss
2012-2013 NLA 50 19 - 21 5 5 160 161 72 1.44 8 Quarterfinal loss
2013-2014 NLA 50 11 - 29 7 3 115 154 50 1.00 11 Saved in relegation
2014-2015 NLA 50 15 - 21 7 7 142 164 66 1.32 8 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 NLA 50 11 - 28 6 5 128 175 50 1.00 12 Saved in play-out
2016-2017 NLA 50 21 - 24 2 3 146 140 70 1.40 8 Quarterfinal loss
2017-2018 NL 50 24 - 14 5 7 150 124 89 1.78 3 Semifinal loss
2018-2019 NL 50 24 - 21 2 3 149 138 79 1.58 4 Semifinal loss
2019-2020 NL 50 19 - 16 6 9 151 144 78 1.56 5 No playoffs held
2020-2021 NL 48 20 - 16 6 6 149 137 78 1.63 7 Playoffs Qualifier loss
2021-2022 NL 51 24 - 17 5 5 154 128 87 1.71 6 Quarterfinal loss
2022-2023 NL 24 14 - 7 2 1 83 63 47 1.96 2 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1978-1979 European Cup 4 2 0 1 0 1 35 25 - - 10 Eighth 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 1.50 11 Eighth Final Loss
2015-2016 Swiss Cup 3 1 - 0 1 1 17 6 6 2.00 7 Quarterfinal loss
2016-2017 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 0 0 1 9 6 4 2.00 9 Eighth Final Loss
2017-2018 Swiss Cup 4 2 - 1 1 0 16 11 8 2.00 3 Semifinal loss
2018-2019 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 11 4 3 1.50 9 Eighth Final Loss
2019-2020 Champions HL 6 5 - 1 0 0 16 9 15 2.50 1 Quarterfinal loss
Swiss Cup 4 2 - 1 1 0 15 11 8 2.00 4 Semifinal loss
2020-2021 Swiss Cup 2 1 - 1 0 0 13 6 3 1.50 11 Eighth Final Loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Stanislav Horanský (F) 2022-2023 EHC Olten SL 21 12 22 34 16
2. Arnaud Montandon (F) 2022-2023 HC Sierre SL 25 13 20 33 26
3. Jarno Kärki (F) 2022-2023 GC Küsnacht Lions SL 25 11 11 22 8
4. Nicolas Jobin (F) 2022-2023 Biel-Bienne U20 U20-Elit 20 12 9 21 22
5. Jérémy Gailland (F) 2022-2023 HCV Martigny MyHL 17 9 11 20 0
6. Daniel Eigenmann (D) 2022-2023 EHC Visp SL 26 6 14 20 10
7. Marco Vogt (F) 2022-2023 Red Lions Reinach SwissDiv1 13 10 9 19 6
8. Maxime Macenauer (F) 2022-2023 Pétroliers du Nord LNAH 12 8 10 18 10
9. Florin Gerber (F) 2022-2023 SC Lyss MyHL 17 6 12 18 6
10. Tyler Seguin (F) 2022-2023 Dallas Stars NHL 23 4 14 18 12
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Normand Dupont (F) 251 264 248 512
2. Daniel Poulin (D) 247 162 192 354
3. Richmond Gosselin (F) 155 172 129 301
4. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 722 135 161 296
5. Cyrill Pasche (F) 408 144 134 278
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Normand Dupont (F) 251 264 248 512
2. Richmond Gosselin (F) 155 172 129 301
3. Willy Kohler (F) 284 166 121 258
4. Daniel Poulin (D) 247 162 192 354
5. Cyrill Pasche (F) 408 144 134 278
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Normand Dupont (F) 251 264 248 512
2. Daniel Poulin (D) 247 162 192 354
3. Jörg Reber (D) 342 50 175 225
4. Sven Schmid (D) 489 43 174 217
5. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 722 135 161 296
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Serge Meyer (D) 500 55 185 695
2. Cyrill Pasche (F) 408 144 278 590
3. Sven Schmid (D) 489 43 217 573
4. Martin Steinegger (D) 320 22 77 490
5. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 722 135 296 435
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mathieu Tschantré (F) 722 135 161 296
2. Serge Meyer (D) 500 55 130 185
3. Sven Schmid (D) 489 43 174 217
4. Cyrill Pasche (F) 408 144 134 278
5. Gilles Dubois (F) 408 102 145 247
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Robert Burakovsky (F) 3 3 9 3.00
2. Dan Daoust (F) 5 5 14 2.80
3. Normand Dupont (F) 251 264 512 2.04
4. Shawn Heaphy (F) 119 127 242 2.03
5. Richmond Gosselin (F) 155 172 301 1.94
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Shawn Heaphy (F) 1997-1998 NLB 40 44 52 96 2.40 60
2. Marko Tuomainen (F) 2007-2008 NLB 48 39 55 94 1.96 30
3. Normand Dupont (F) 1987-1988 NLA 34 50 39 89 2.62 68
4. Normand Dupont (F) 1985-1986 NLA 36 44 45 89 2.47 57
5. Richmond Gosselin (F) 1982-1983 NLA 38 52 36 88 2.32 -
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Richmond Gosselin (F) 1982-1983 NLA 38 52 36 88 2.32 -
2. Normand Dupont (F) 1987-1988 NLA 34 50 39 89 2.62 68
3. Richmond Gosselin (F) 1983-1984 NLA 40 46 38 84 2.10 -
4. Shawn Heaphy (F) 1997-1998 NLB 40 44 52 96 2.40 60
5. Normand Dupont (F) 1985-1986 NLA 36 44 45 89 2.47 57
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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 42 18 56 74 1.76 54
2. Marko Tuomainen (F) 2007-2008 NLB 48 39 55 94 1.96 30
3. Shawn Heaphy (F) 1997-1998 NLB 40 44 52 96 2.40 60
4. Normand Dupont (F) 1985-1986 NLA 36 44 45 89 2.47 57
5. Claude Vilgrain (F) 1999-2000 NLB 36 26 44 70 1.94 16
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Serge Meyer (D) 2004-2005 NLB 42 5 16 21 0.50 120
2. Ric Jackman (D) 2009-2010 NLA 47 6 14 20 0.43 113
3. Sean Hill (D) 2008-2009 NLA 47 3 17 20 0.43 112
4. Martin Steinegger (D) 2009-2010 NLA 48 4 10 14 0.29 112
5. Sven Dick (D) 1996-1997 NLB 30 3 6 9 0.30 111
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'0" 186 lbs 28.52
2021-2022 6'0" 185 lbs 28.19
2020-2021 6'0" 184 lbs 26.72
2019-2020 6'0" 184 lbs 26.59
2018-2019 6'0" 187 lbs 26.79
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