Swedish Hockey League

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Swedish Hockey League
Current season or competition:
2016–17 SHL season
Formerly Elitserien (until 2013)
Sport Ice hockey
Founded 1975
Inaugural season 1975–76
No. of teams 14
Country(ies) Sweden
Most recent champion(s) HV71 (5th title)
Most championships Djurgårdens IF
(16 titles)
TV partner(s) TV4 Group, Premier Sports (United Kingdom)
Official website SHL.se

The Swedish Hockey League (SHL), Swedish: Svenska hockeyligan is a professional ice hockey league in the country of Sweden. It was founded in 1975 as the Swedish Elite League Swedish: Elitserien i ishockey, and is the top level of ice hockey in Sweden. The name was changed in June 2013.

Swedish national champions[change | change source]

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