|Founded||July 29, 1913|
|History|| Vålerenga Ishockey|
1913 - present
|Team Colors||Dark blue and red|
|Head Coach||Espen Knutsen|
|Team Captain||Lars Erik Lund|
Vålerenga Ishockey is an Oslo-based ice hockey club, and a part of the Vålerenga IF multi-sports club. Their home arena is Jordal Amfi, located in eastern Oslo. Jordal Amfi was built for the 1952 Winter Olympics.
Norwegian Champions (Play-offs) 25: 1960, 1962-3, 1965-71, 1973, 1982, 1985, 1987-8, 1991-3, 1998-9, 2001, 2003, 2005-7.
League Champions 26: 1962-71, 1980, 1982, 1985, 1988, 1991-4, 1996, 1998-2000, 2002-3, 2005, 2007.
- Vålerenga Ishockey has the most trophies in all Norwegian team sports.
- Vålerengas present coach is retired Norwegian hockey player Espen Knutsen.
- Peter Forsberg once played an exhibition game for the club, when his father was coach.
Notable Players Edit
- Alexander Bonsaksen (D)
- Johnny Bruun (F)
- Stian Granli (F)
- Lars Erik Lund (D)
- Espen Knutsen (F)
- Ilka Karna (F)
- Roy Johansen (F)
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