Team Facts

2018-2019 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#1
Albert Adamsen (G) 19 1999 188 76 L 19/20
#31 Simon Nielsen (G) 32 1986 Herning, DEN 188 81 L 19/20
DEFENSEMEN
#6 Victor Andersen (D) 19 1999 Herning, DEN 190 86 L Junior
#5 Jakob Jessen (D) 20 1998 Herning, DEN 180 85 L 18/19
#18 Daniel K. Nielsen (D)   “C” 38 1980 Herning, DEN 182 83 R 18/19
#16 Patrick Madsen (D) 25 1993 Herning, DEN 196 103 L 18/19
#28 Jurij Repe (D) 24 1994 Kranj, SLO 187 90 L Try-out
#47 Juuso Salmi (D) 27 1991 Helsinki, FIN 187 90 L 18/19
#56 Lauri Taipalus (D) 30 1988 Alavus, FIN 180 89 L 18/19
#8 Nicolai Weichel (D) 21 1997 Hørsholm, DEN 185 92 L 18/19
FORWARDS
#12 Thomas Andersen (RW) 24 1994 Herning, DEN 171 72 R 19/20
#15 Kristoffer Astorp Lauridsen (C) 24 1994 Herning, DEN 181 83 L 19/20
#73 Jan Dalecký (C) 28 1990 Louny, CZE 188 85 R 18/19
#25
Markus Jensen (LW/C) 22 1996 Herning, DEN 177 85 L 19/20
#4 Lasse Lassen (RW) 29 1989 Herning, DEN 180 90 R 18/19
#50 Joachim Linnet (LW/RW) 25 1993 Herning, DEN 187 83 L 19/20
#11 Daniel Nielsen (LW)   20 1998 Vojens, DEN 170 80 L 19/20
#37 Anders H. Poulsen (C/W) 27 1991 Herning, DEN 182 87 L 18/19
#38 Morten Poulsen (LW/RW) 30 1988 Herning, DEN 186 95 L 20/21
#10 Joonas Riekkinen (D/C) 31 1987 Varpaisjärvi, FIN 182 90 L 18/19
#7 Sebastian Ruders (RW/LW) 21 1997 185 85 L 19/20
#21 Kristoffer Søgaard Jensen (C/RW) 21 1997 Herning, DEN 179 76 L 18/19
#51 Zack Torquato (C) 29 1989 Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN 183 88 R 18/19
#27 David Vesterby (F) 23 1995 - - L Junior
Position: G:2 D:8 F:14 | Av Age: 25.38 years | Av Ht: 183.22 cm | Av Wt 85.83 kg | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name KVIK Hockey Arena
  • Location Herning, DEN
  • Capacity 4 105
  • Construction Year 1988
  • Secondary Arena KVIK Arena Hal 2
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
12/11/2018
12/11/2018 Confirmed Leaving Kim Strömberg (F) Leaving for KooKoo
11/11/2018
11/11/2018 Confirmed Joining Joonas Riekkinen (F) Joining from Hvidovre Fighters
11/11/2018 Confirmed Joining Lauri Taipalus (D) Joining from KalPa
08/11/2018
08/11/2018 Confirmed Leaving Evan Mosey (D) Leaving for Cardiff Devils
26/10/2018
26/10/2018 Confirmed Leaving Riley Brace (F) Leaving for Milano
10/10/2018
10/10/2018 Confirmed Joining Kim Strömberg (F) Joining from KOOVEE
05/09/2018
05/09/2018 Confirmed Leaving Juha Kiilholma (F) Leaving for Karhu HT
24/08/2018
24/08/2018 Confirmed Leaving Riku Pitkänen (F) Leaving for Rødovre Mighty Bulls
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Herning IK
1991-1992 Denmark 28 24 0 4 - - 198 83 48 1 Champion
1992-1993 Denmark 18 14 1 3 - - 139 78 29 1 Final loss
1993-1994 Denmark 18 13 2 3 - - 114 61 28 2 Champion
1994-1995 Denmark 36 31 3 2 - - 281 104 49 1 Champion
1995-1996 Denmark 36 26 3 7 - - 200 115 43 2 Bronze game win
1996-1997 Denmark 27 18 3 6 - - 144 74 39 1 Champion
1997-1998 Denmark 27 15 3 9 - - 137 88 33 3 Champion
1998-1999 Denmark 36 20 2 11 2 1 187 115 47 5 Quarterfinal loss
Herning Blue Fox
1999-2000 Denmark 36 22 2 10 2 0 170 99 50 3 Final loss
2000-2001 Denmark 32 22 0 7 3 0 159 88 50 1 Champion
2001-2002 Denmark 36 18 0 15 1 2 144 125 40 4 Bronze game win
2002-2003 Denmark 28 12 - 10 4 2 92 82 46 3 Champion
2003-2004 Denmark 36 23 - 6 1 6 152 83 77 1 Bronze game loss
2004-2005 Denmark 36 22 - 6 4 4 148 86 78 1 Champion
2005-2006 Denmark 36 21 - 11 1 3 129 91 68 2 Bronze game win
2006-2007 Denmark 36 26 - 4 4 2 142 76 88 1 Champion
2007-2008 Denmark 45 23 - 10 4 8 165 104 93 2 Champion
2008-2009 Denmark 36 23 - 8 3 2 139 74 77 1 -
Denmark 8 6 - 2 0 0 39 21 57 1 Final loss
2009-2010 Denmark 36 15 - 15 2 4 92 101 53 5 Bronze game win
2010-2011 Denmark 39 27 - 7 3 2 154 82 89 2 Champion
Denmark 4 4 - 0 0 0 22 8 15 1 -
2011-2012 Denmark 40 23 - 14 2 1 134 95 74 3 Champion
2012-2013 Denmark 40 24 - 8 4 4 123 69 84 1 Quarterfinal loss
2013-2014 Denmark 40 25 - 7 4 4 127 69 87 2 Final loss
2014-2015 Denmark 36 24 - 6 0 6 145 95 78 1 Bronze game loss
2015-2016 Denmark 45 21 - 15 4 5 127 100 76 4 Final loss
2016-2017 Denmark 45 19 - 14 2 10 130 107 71 7 Quarterfinal loss
2017-2018 Denmark 50 30 - 8 8 4 193 124 110 1 Final loss
2018-2019 Denmark 16 3 - 8 4 1 37 47 18 9 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
Herning IK
1973-1974 European Cup 2 0 0 2 - - 3 11 - 14 16th final loss
1987-1988 European Cup 3 0 0 3 - - 6 30 0 4 -
1991-1992 European Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 17 17 2 3 -
1992-1993 European Cup 2 0 0 2 - - 1 18 0 3 -
1994-1995 European Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 10 8 2 3 -
Herning Blue Fox
1997-1998 Continental Cup 3 0 2 1 - - 7 8 2 4 -
1998-1999 Continental Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 8 10 2 3 -
2000-2001 Continental Cup 3 3 0 0 - - 36 3 6 1 Promoted
Continental Cup 2 0 0 2 - - 8 11 0 4 -
2001-2002 Continental Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 13 13 2 3 -
2003-2004 Continental Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 6 7 2 4 -
2005-2006 Continental Cup 3 0 2 1 - - 6 8 2 4 -
2011-2012 Continental Cup 3 1 - 1 1 0 7 5 5 3 -
2012-2013 Continental Cup 3 1 - 2 0 0 7 6 3 3 -
2014-2015 Continental Cup 3 0 - 3 0 0 3 11 0 4 -
2015-2016 Continental Cup 3 2 - 0 1 0 10 3 8 1 Promoted
Continental Cup 3 1 - 2 0 0 5 6 3 2 Final group
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Sami Blomqvist (F) 2018-2019 ESV Kaufbeuren DEL2 19 20 16 36 4
2. Branden Gracel (F) 2018-2019 ESV Kaufbeuren DEL2 19 13 18 31 14
3. Thomas Spelling (F) 2018-2019 Aalborg Pirates Denmark 16 10 17 27 4
4. Victor Backman (F) 2018-2019 GC Küsnacht Lions NLB 17 9 16 25 16
5. Alex Nikiforuk (F) 2018-2019 Coventry Blaze EIHL 17 7 16 23 12
6. Adam Havlík (F) 2018-2019 Kitzbüheler EC AlpsHL 15 10 10 20 18
7. Nicklas Jensen (F) 2018-2019 Jokerit KHL 22 8 12 20 6
8. Branislav Rehus (F) 2018-2019 AZ Havirov Czech2 23 6 12 18 18
9. Steffen Klarskov Nielsen (F) 2018-2019 Rødovre Mighty Bulls Denmark 16 9 6 15 18
10. Nicolas Ritz (F) 2018-2019 Rouen France 17 6 9 15 26
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 550 627 572 1199
2. Petri Skriko (F) 249 235 314 549
3. Jacob Richter (F) 411 284 229 513
4. Dan Jensen (D) 522 168 304 472
5. Daniel K. Nielsen (D) 573 94 237 331
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 550 627 572 1199
2. Jacob Richter (F) 411 284 229 513
3. Petri Skriko (F) 249 235 314 549
4. Dan Jensen (D) 522 168 304 472
5. Steen Schou (F) 176 162 118 280
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 550 627 572 1199
2. Petri Skriko (F) 249 235 314 549
3. Dan Jensen (D) 522 168 304 472
4. Daniel K. Nielsen (D) 573 94 237 331
5. Jacob Richter (F) 411 284 229 513
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Dan Jensen (D) 522 168 472 904
2. Christoffer Kjærgaard (F) 316 91 157 508
3. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 550 627 1199 448
4. Erik Petersen (D) 275 10 42 391
5. Rasmus Pander (D) 352 16 89 373
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Daniel K. Nielsen (D) 573 94 237 331
2. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 550 627 572 1199
3. Dan Jensen (D) 522 168 304 472
4. Jacob Richter (F) 411 284 229 513
5. Mathias Pedersen (D) 375 11 26 37
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Kim Staal (F) 4 5 9 2.250
2. Seppo Repo (F) 29 33 65 2.241
3. Petri Skriko (F) 249 235 549 2.205
4. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 550 627 1199 2.180
5. Henrik Eriksson (F) 35 42 71 2.029
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 1994-1995 Denmark 42 64 57 121 2.88 28
2. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 1996-1997 Denmark 52 55 60 115 2.21 28
3. Petri Skriko (F) 1996-1997 Denmark 48 49 60 109 2.27 57
4. Petri Skriko (F) 1994-1995 Denmark 42 45 57 102 2.43 22
5. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 1995-1996 Denmark 42 53 48 101 2.40 38
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 1994-1995 Denmark 42 64 57 121 2.88 28
2. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 1996-1997 Denmark 52 55 60 115 2.21 28
3. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 1995-1996 Denmark 42 53 48 101 2.40 38
4. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 1997-1998 Denmark 49 52 47 99 2.02 32
5. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 1999-2000 Denmark 50 50 36 86 1.72 50
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 1996-1997 Denmark 52 55 60 115 2.21 28
2. Petri Skriko (F) 1996-1997 Denmark 48 49 60 109 2.27 57
3. Petri Skriko (F) 1997-1998 Denmark 47 38 58 96 2.04 43
4. Todd Bjorkstrand (F) 1994-1995 Denmark 42 64 57 121 2.88 28
5. Petri Skriko (F) 1994-1995 Denmark 42 45 57 102 2.43 22
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Petr Kalus (F) 2014-2015 Denmark 35 21 18 39 1.11 178
2. Rhett Gordon (F) 2003-2004 Denmark 35 23 19 42 1.20 142
3. Mathias Mølgaard (F) 2014-2015 Denmark 33 9 6 15 0.45 136
4. Leos Pipa (F) 2005-2006 Denmark 36 6 21 27 0.75 119
5. Dan Jensen (D) 2001-2002 Denmark 48 15 26 41 0.85 109
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 183.22 cm 85.83 kg 25.38
2017-2018 182.63 cm 84.17 kg 24.95
2016-2017 181.16 cm 84.44 kg 24.41
2015-2016 183.06 cm 85.94 kg 25.70
2014-2015 183.20 cm 85.20 kg 23.80
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
- Current elite team name is Herning Blue Fox.
- Originally founded as Herning Ishockey Klub in 1947.