Brûleurs de Loups

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Brûleurs de Loups
Brûleurs de Loups logo.png
CityGrenoble, France
LeagueLigue Magnus
Founded1963; 60 years ago (1963)
Home arenaPatinoire Polesud (4208 seats)
ColorsBlue, Red
Owner(s)Jacques Reboh
General managerJean-François Dufour
Head coachJyrki Aho
CaptainJoël Champagne
Franchise history
1963–1966Grenoble Hockey Club
1966–1969Ours dauphinois
1969–1972Grenoble Hockey Club
1972–1991Club des Sports de Glace de Grenoble
1991–presentBrûleurs de Loups
Playoff championships18
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The Brûleurs de Loups (French for Wolfs Burners) are a professional ice hockey team that play in Grenoble, France.


The club was founded in 1963 under the name Grenoble Hockey Club. Since 1992, the club has been known as the Brûleurs de Loups.

The Brûleurs de Loups hockey team plays in the Ligue Magnus, the highest level in France. They have won the championship eight times (1981, 1982, 1991, 1998, 2007, 2009, 2019, 2022), the French Cup five times (1994, 2008, 2009, 2017, 2023) and the League Cup four times (2007, 2009, 2011, 2015).

Former Montreal Canadiens and Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Cristobal Huet played for Grenoble from the beginning of his career until 1998. Columbus Blue Jackets forward Alexandre Texier was formed and started his career in Grenoble too. They were both born in nearby Saint-Martin-d'Hères.

In Februar 2023, The Brûleurs de Loups secured their first place in the Magnus League and won the Jacques Lacarrière Trophy.[1]


Updated October 27, 2021.[1]

Number Player Catches Acquired Place of Birth
30 Czech Republic Jakub Stepanek L 2021 Vsetin, Moravia, Czechoslovakia
34 France Raphaël Garnier L 2021
Number Player Shoots Acquired Place of Birth
2 Canada Sébastien Bisaillon R 2015 Mont-Laurier, Canada
44 Finland Janne Jalasvaara L 2021 Oulu, Finland
50 Finland Jere Rouhiainen L 2021 Tampere, Finland
73 France Christophe Tartari L 2002 Saint-Martin-d'Hères, France
Number Player Shoots Acquired Place of Birth
3 France Aurélien Dair R 2016
4 Canada Kyle Hardy L 2016 Montreal, Canada
5 France Lucien Onno R 2014 Paris, France
10 France Damien Fleury L 2018 Caen, France
17 France Julien Munoz R 2020
13 France Julien Baylacq L 2005 Échirolles, France
17 Canada Nicolas Deschamps L 2021 LaSalle, Canada
18 France Adel Koudri L 2016
20 France Malo Ville L 2021
19 France Peter Valier R 2019 Pontoise, France
63 Finland Markus Poukkala L 2021 Raahe, Finland
64 Canada Joël Champagne R 2017 Châteauguay, Canada
77 France Sacha Treille L 2019 Grenoble, France
78 France Dylan Fabre R 2014 Grenoble, France

Notable former players[edit]

Czech Republic

Trophies and awards[edit]

  • French Cup:
    • Gold medal europe.svg (x5) 1994, 2008, 2009, 2017,2023
    • Silver medal europe.svg (x2) 2004, 2016


  1. ^ "Grenoble Brûleurs de Loups Roster". (in French). Retrieved October 27, 2021.

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