|League||Swedish Hockey League|
|Home arena||Cloetta Center, 8,500 capacity|
|General manager||Mike Helber|
|Head coach||Roger Melin|
Linköpings Hockey Club, often known by its initials LHC, or colloquially among its fans as Cluben, is an ice hockey team based in Linköping, Sweden that plays in the Swedish Hockey League (SHL; formerly Elitserien).
Linköping's women's football team, Linköpings FC, is affiliated with and financially backed by Linköpings HC. October 3, 2008 the club announced that the elite men's and women's teams of local volleyball club Team Valla will become affiliated with Linköpings HC, under the name Linköpings Volleyboll Club.
Linköpings HC first played in the Swedish Hockey League (SHL; formerly Elitserien) in the 1999–2000 season, and has been in the top division since the 2001–02 season. They have reached the playoffs eight times. LHC reached the final for the first time in 2006–07, where they lost to Modo Hockey. In the 2007–08 season, Linköpings HC advanced to the final once again, this time against HV71, to which they lost, thus once again winning the silver medal.
|For seasons prior to 2008–09, see List of Linköpings HC seasons.|
|Swedish Championship playoffs||—||3–4||7,526||Lost in quarterfinals, 3–4 vs Skellefteå|
|Swedish Championship playoffs||—||5–7||7,856||Won in quarterfinals, 4–3 vs Frölunda
Lost in semifinals, 1–4 vs Djurgården
|Swedish Championship playoffs||—||3–4||7,315||Lost in quarterfinals, 3–4 vs Skellefteå|
|Swedish Championship playoffs||—||5–5||8,364||Won in quarterfinals, 4–1 vs HV 71
Lost in semifinals, 1–4 vs Skellefteå
- Official site (in Swedish)
- Meltzer, Bill. "Linköping Looking at Date with Destiny" at NHL.com. Retrieved 03-28-07.
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