Brynäs IF is a Swedish hockey club in the Elitserien.
Brynäs has been a member of the Elitserien since 1960, and has been one of the most successful clubs in the league, winning 12 Elitserien titles. Brynäs has had some legendary players in their history, including Borje Salming, one of the most successful Swedes in NHL history. Nicklas Backstrom, the star young center on the Washington Capitals, began his professional career with Brynäs.
Brynäs plays its home games at Lakerol Arena in Gavle. The arena holds 8265 fans.
Notable Players: Nicklas Backstrom, Borje Salming, Inge Hammarstrom, Tommy Melkersson, Mats Naslund, Stefan Persson, Tord Lundstrom, Lars-Goran NIlsson
Elitserien Titles: 1964,1966, 1967, 1968, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1976, 1977, 1980, 1993, 1999