Swedish Hockey League facts for kids

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Swedish Hockey League
Current season or competition:
2014–15 SHL season
Formerly Elitserien (until 2013)
Sport Ice hockey
Founded 1975
Inaugural season [[1975–76 in sports|1975–76]]
No. of teams 12
Country(ies) Sweden
Most recent champion(s) Växjö Lakers HC (1st title)
TV partner(s) TV4 Group
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

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