2017–18 GET-ligaen season
|2017–18 GET-ligaen season|
|Duration||September 2017 – mid April 2018|
|Number of games||45|
|Number of teams||10|
|TV partner(s)||TV 2 Sport|
The regular season began in September 2017. There was no team changes from the 2016–17 season.
|Kongsvinger Knights||Kongsvinger||Kongsvinger Ishall||2,000|
|Lillehammer IK||Lillehammer||Kristins Hall
|Lørenskog IK||Lørenskog||Lørenskog Ishall||2,400|
|Sparta Warriors||Sarpsborg||Sparta Amfi||3,450|
|Stavanger Oilers||Stavanger||DNB Arena||4,377|
Gjøvik Olympic Cavern Hall
Since Nye Jordal Amfi will not be completed until the 2019–20 season, Vålerenga used Furuset Forum as a temporary arena the whole season. Previous to Vålerengas match against Storhamar November 13, Furuset Forums capacity was 1,450.
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Updated as of February 28, 2018.
|2017–18 GET-ligaen season||GP||W||L||OTW||OTL||GF||GA||+/–||Pts|
x – clinched playoff spot; y – clinched regular season league title; r – play in relegation series
List shows the ten best skaters based on the number of points during the regular season. If two or more skaters are tied (i.e. same number of points, goals and played games), all of the tied skaters are shown. Updated as of February 27, 2018.
GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/– = Plus/Minus; PIM = Penalty Minutes
|Garry Nunn||Frisk Asker||45||24||38||62||+22||32|
|Niklas Roest||Sparta Warriors||43||15||37||52||+27||59|
|Taylor Foster||Frisk Asker||45||23||25||48||+13||8|
|Joakim Jensen||Storhamar Dragons||40||21||26||47||+39||22|
|Troy Rutkowski||Sparta Warriors||45||20||27||47||+12||24|
The top five goaltenders based on goals against average. Updated as of June 8, 2017.
|Team||Arena||Capacity||Total||Games||Average||% of Capacity|
|Stavanger Oilers||DNB Arena||4,377||91,088||25||3,644||83,2|
|Storhamar Hockey||Hamar OL-Amfi||7,000||137,307||30||4,577||65,3|
|Kongsvinger Knights||Kongsvinger Ishall||2,000|
|Sparta Warriors||Sparta Amfi||4,000|
|Team||2016–17 coach||2017–18 coach||Story / Accomplishments|
|Storhamar Hockey||Sjur Robert Nilsen||Fredrik Söderström||On March 17, 2017, Sjur Robert Nilsen left Storhamar after his team was eliminated from the playoffs by Sparta Warriors. On April 28, Fredrik Söderström was named as the new head coach. He had previously coached IK Oskarshamn in Sweden.|
|Sparta Warriors||Lenny Eriksson||Sjur Robert Nilsen||On March 25, 2017. Lenny Eriksson resigned as heach coach. On April 10, he was replaced by Sjur Robert Nilsen.|
|Stjernen||Jarmo Tolvanen||Leif Strömberg||On April 28, 2017, Stjernen recruited Leif Strömberg as new head coach. He replaced Jarmo Tolvanen.|
|Kongsvinger Knights||Janne Saavalainen*
|Ed Galiani||On May 29, 2017, Kongsvinger hired Ed Galiani as their new head coach. He replaced Anders Angelbrant, who had been interim head coach since Janne Saavalainen left in January 2017.|
After the regular season, the top eight teams qualified for the playoffs. In the first and second rounds, the highest remaining seed chose which of the two lowest remaining seeds to be matched against. In each round the higher-seeded team was awarded home ice advantage. Each best-of-seven series followed a 1–1–1–1–1–1–1 format: the higher-seeded team played at home for games 1 and 3 (plus 5 and 7 if necessary), and the lower-seeded team at home for games 2, 4 and 6 (if necessary).
Updated as of April 11, 2018.
|(Pairings are re-seeded after the first round)||1||Storhamar||4|
After the regular season had ended, the two lowest ranked teams in the league and the two highest ranked teams in the 1. divisjon competed for the right to play in the 2018–19 GET-ligaen. The tournament was organized according to a double round robin format, where each club played the others twice, home and away, for a total of six games. The points system and ranking method used, was the same as in the GET-ligaen.
Updated as of March 22, 2018.
|2017–18 GET-ligaen playoffs||GP||W||L||OTW||OTL||GF||GA||+/–||Pts|
q – qualified for next years GET-league; r – will play in next years 1. division
The following players were selected to the 2017–18 GET-ligaen All-Star team:
- Goaltender: Christoffer Bengtsberg (Lillehammer)
- Defenseman: Kodie Curran (Storhamar)
- Defenseman: Troy Rutkowski (Sparta)
- Center: Tobias Lindström (Vålerenga)
- Winger: David Morley (Lillehammer)
- Winger: Gary Nunn (Frisk Asker)
- "Vålerenga møter Storhamar i Gjøvik Fjellhall". June 20, 2017. Retrieved June 20, 2017.
- "Nå er midlertidig arena bestemt". January 7, 2017. Retrieved January 8, 2017.
- "Forbereder Furuset Forum til en ny sesong med Vålerenga". www.vif-hockey.no (in Norwegian). Vålerenga Ishockey. 10 July 2017. Retrieved 21 April 2018.
- "Vålerenga får dispensasjon i Forum". www.vif-hockey.no (in Norwegian). Vålerenga Ishockey. 14 September 2017. Retrieved 21 April 2018.
- "Billettsalget går unna før kveldens kamp". www.vif-hockey.no (in Norwegian). Vålerenga Ishockey. 13 November 2017. Retrieved 21 April 2018.
- Aulstad, Vegard (2017-11-18). "Storhamar vant hockeyfesten på Lillehammer: - En festdag for norsk ishockey". VG (in Norwegian). Retrieved 3 April 2018.
- "SJUR ROBERT NILSEN IKKE MED VIDERE". March 17, 2017. Retrieved June 8, 2017.
- "FREDRIK SÖDERSTRÖM NY STORHAMARTRENER". April 28, 2017. Retrieved June 8, 2017.
- "Sjur Robert Nilsen tar over Sparta". April 10, 2017. Retrieved June 8, 2017.
- "Ny trener på plass". April 28, 2017. Retrieved June 12, 2017.
- "Ed Galiani tar over som Knights-trener". May 29, 2017. Retrieved June 8, 2017.
- "Årets lag i Get-Ligaen 2017-2018". sporten.com (in Norwegian). Sporten.com. 2018-04-03. Retrieved 2018-04-14.
- "I praksis er det årets største sponsorinntekt". tv2.no (in Norwegian). TV2. 2018-04-10. Retrieved 2018-04-14.