Johann Lichnowski was in the German minority in Czechoslovakia and played for Troppauer EV, Troppau being the German name for Opava. His career lasted frrom 1925-41 with Troppauer. After the 1928 Olympics he also took part in the 1929 European Championships, winning a gold medal. He was capped five times for Czechoslovakia.
|1928 Winter||Sankt Moritz||Ice Hockey||Men's Ice Hockey||Czechoslovakia||TCH||5T|
|1928 Winter||Sankt Moritz||Ice Hockey||Czechoslovakia||TCH||Final Standings||5T||1928-02-11||0||0||0|
|1928 Winter||Sankt Moritz||Ice Hockey||Czechoslovakia||TCH||Group B||Match #1||2||1928-02-11||SWE 3, TCH 0||0|
|1928 Winter||Sankt Moritz||Ice Hockey||Czechoslovakia||TCH||Group B||Match #3||1||1928-02-13||TCH 3, POL 2||0|