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Modo Hockey
City Örnsköldsvik, Sweden
League SHL
Founded 1921
Home arena Fjällräven Center
Colors Red, white, green
General manager Sweden Per Svartvadet
Head coach Canada Larry Huras
Captain Canada Byron Ritchie
Franchise history
1921–1963 Alfredshems IK
1964–86 Modo AIK
1987–present Modo Hockey
Le Mat Trophy 1979, 2007
Peter Forsberg
Peter Forsberg, here playing for the Swedish national team, began his carrier playing for Modo Hockey.

Modo Hockey is an ice hockey club in the town of Örnsköldsvik in Sweden. The club was established in 1921 as Alfredshems IK before becoming Modo AIK in 1963 and Modo HK (or Modo Hockey) in 1987.

Modo Hockey won the Swedish national championship in 1979 and 2007. They also played in the finals and lost in 1994, 1999 and the year 2000.

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