2016–17 Austrian Hockey League season

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2016–17 Erste Bank Eishockey Liga
League Erste Bank Eishockey Liga
Sport Ice hockey
Duration15 September 2016 – 7 April 2017
Number of teams12
Regular season
Season champions Vienna Capitals
Season MVP Riley Holzapfel
Top scorer Corey Locke
Finals champions Vienna Capitals
  Runners-up EC KAC
Austrian Hockey League seasons

The 2016–17 Austrian Hockey League season began on 15 September 2016 and ended on 7 April 2017. The defending champion was EC Red Bull Salzburg. On April 7, the Vienna Capitals won the Austrian Hockey Championship for the 2nd time in their history. [1]

EC Red Bull Salzburg ice hockey team

EC Red Bull Salzburg is a professional ice hockey team based in Salzburg, Austria, that currently plays in the Austrian Hockey League. The club play their home games at the Eisarena Salzburg.

Vienna Capitals ice hockey team

Vienna Capitals are an Austrian professional ice hockey club who participate in the Erste Bank Hockey League. Founded in 2001, the Capitals play their home games in Vienna, Austria, at Albert Schultz Eishalle. In the 2004–05 season, the Capitals claimed their first Austrian Championship in defeating EC KAC.

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Teams

TeamCityArenaCapacity
Dornbirner EC Flag of Austria.svg Dornbirn Messestadion Dornbirn 4,270
Moser Medical Graz 99ers Flag of Austria.svg Graz Merkur-Eisarena 4,126
HC TWK Innsbruck Flag of Austria.svg Innsbruck Tyrolean Ice Arena 3,000
EC KAC Flag of Austria.svg Klagenfurt Stadthalle Klagenfurt 4,945
EHC LIWEST Black Wings Linz Flag of Austria.svg Linz Keine Sorgen EisArena 4,863
EC Red Bull Salzburg Flag of Austria.svg Salzburg Eisarena Salzburg 3,200
UPC Vienna Capitals Flag of Austria.svg Vienna Albert Schultz Eishalle 7,022
EC Villacher SV Flag of Austria.svg Villach Stadthalle Villach 4,500
HC Orli Znojmo Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Znojmo Hostan Arena 4,800
SAPA Fehérvár AV19 Flag of Hungary.svg Székesfehérvár Ifjabb Ocskay Gábor Ice Hall 3,500
HC Bolzano Flag of Italy.svg Bolzano Eiswelle 7,200
HDD Olimpija Ljubljana Flag of Slovenia.svg Ljubljana Tivoli Hall 4,000

Standings

Regular season

RankTeamGPWLOTWOTLGoalsDiff.Pts
1 Vienna Capitals 4427665151:95+5698
2 EC Red Bull Salzburg 4422985158:111+4787
3 EHC Liwest Linz 44231065168:127+4186
4 HC Bolzano 44221336137:118+1978
5 HC TWK Innsbruck 44181736148:152-466
6 EC KAC 44181844128:123+566
7 EC VSV 44151865136:133+362
8 Graz 99ers 44182123124:114+1061
9 Orli Znojmo 44152153109:128-1958
10 Dornbirner EC 44152108120:143-2353
11 Fehérvár AV19 44112184119:151-3253
12 HDD Olimpija Ljubljana 442326385:188-10324

Placement round

RankTeamGPWLOTWOTLGoalsDiff.Pts (Bonus)
1Vienna Capitals10630130:24+625 (6)
2EC Red Bull Salzburg10621146:31+1525 (4)
3EC KAC10721041:19+2223 (0)
4EHC Black Wings Linz10460029:36-714 (2)
5HC TWK Innsbruck10370031:45-149 (0)
6HC Bolzano10280028:50-227 (1)

Qualification round

RankTeamGPWLOTWOTLGoalsDiff.Pts (Bonus)
1Graz 99ers10730032:21+1125 (4)
2Orli Znojmo10730036:24+1223 (2)
3Dornbirner EC10531132:23+919 (1)
4EC VSV10361035:37-217 (6)
5HDD Olimpija Ljubljana10252121:39-1811 (0)
6Fehérvár AV1910260226:38-128 (0)

Playoffs

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
         
P1 Vienna Capitals 4
P5 HC TWK Innsbruck 0
P1 Vienna Capitals4
P6 HC Bolzano 0
P4 EHC Liwest Linz 1
P6 HC Bolzano 4
P1 Vienna Capitals4
P3 EC KAC 0
P2 EC Red Bull Salzburg 4
Q1 Graz 99ers 1
P2 EC Red Bull Salzburg 2
P3 EC KAC4
Q2 Orli Znojmo 0
P3 EC KAC 4

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References

  1. "2016-17 EBEL Standings and schedule". Erste Bank Eishockey Liga. 2017-05-04. Retrieved 2017-05-04.