Team Facts

2018-2019 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#53 Atte Engren (G)   30 1988 Rauma, FIN 185 84 L 18/19+1
#36 Markus Ruusu (G) 21 1997 Jyväskylä, FIN 188 80 L 18/19
DEFENSEMEN
#42 Teemu Eronen (D) 28 1990 Vantaa, FIN 180 85 L 18/19
#3 Joe Finley (D) 31 1987 Edina, MN, USA 203 109 L 18/19
#2 Markus Kankaanperä (D) 38 1980 Skellefteå, SWE 187 97 L 18/19
#34 Aleksi Laakso (D)   28 1990 Seinäjoki, FIN 181 84 L 18/19+1
#6 Joonas Lyytinen (D) 23 1995 Espoo, FIN 183 70 L 20/21
#57 Johan Motin (D) 29 1989 Karlskoga, SWE 188 96 R 19/20
#24 Ryan O'Connor (D) 27 1992 Hamilton, ON, CAN 180 87 R 18/19
#27 Kyle Quincey (D) 33 1985 Kitchener, ON, CAN 188 95 L 18/19
#44 Elias Ulander (D)   “A” 21 1997 Helsinki, FIN 183 86 L 19/20
#8 Ville Varakas (D)   “A” 34 1984 Helsinki, FIN 182 89 L 18/19
#29 Tobias Winberg (D) 20 1998 Helsinki, FIN 189 83 L 20/21
FORWARDS
#14 Teemu Engberg (LW/RW) 19 1999 Loviisa, FIN 181 83 L 19/20
#19 Janne Hämäläinen (LW) 20 1998 Nurmijärvi, FIN 176 80 L 20/21
#28 Jasse Ikonen (W/C) 28 1990 Kuopio, FIN 184 86 L 18/19
#51 Juha Jääskä (LW/RW) 20 1998 Helsinki, FIN 179 86 L 18/19
#4 Iikka Kangasniemi (LW/RW) 23 1995 Oulu, FIN 170 70 L 18/19+1
#19 Juho Keränen (C/RW)   33 1985 Keitele, FIN 176 90 R 19/20+1
#82 Henrik Koivisto (C/LW) 28 1990 Kerava, FIN 180 73 L 18/19
#15 Anton Lundell (C/LW) 17 2001 Espoo, FIN 185 83 L 20/21
#78 Niklas Nordgren (RW) 18 2000 Helsinki, FIN 174 77 R 20/21
#80 Thomas Nykopp (C/LW) 25 1993 Helsinki, FIN 190 90 L 19/20
#32 Lennart Petrell (LW/RW)   “C” 34 1984 Helsinki, FIN 191 95 L 18/19
#37 Ilmari Pitkänen (LW/RW) 28 1990 Viljakkala, FIN 182 87 L 18/19
#88 Joonas Rask (RW)   “A” 28 1990 Savonlinna, FIN 180 84 R 18/19+1
#43 Sakari Salminen (RW/LW) 30 1988 Pori, FIN 180 73 R
#21 Tommi Santala (C) 39 1979 Helsinki, FIN 191 97 R 18/19
#18 Teemu Tallberg (LW/RW)   27 1991 Helsinki, FIN 186 89 L 20/21
#86 Erik Thorell (LW/RW) 26 1992 Karlstad, SWE 178 81 L 18/19
#12 Juhani Tyrväinen (C/LW) 28 1990 Seinäjoki, FIN 181 87 L 19/20
#45 Micke-Max Åsten (C/W) 26 1992 Helsinki, FIN 182 87 L 20/21
Position: G:2 D:11 F:19 | Av Age: 26.88 years | Av Ht: 183.22 cm | Av Wt 85.72 kg | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Helsingin jäähalli
  • Location Helsinki, FIN
  • Capacity 8 200
  • Construction Year 1966
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
22/01/2019
22/01/2019 Loan Leaving Tobias Winberg (D) Leaving for Jokipojat
12/01/2019
12/01/2019 Confirmed Leaving Miles Koules (F) Leaving for Cleveland Monsters
10/01/2019
10/01/2019 Loan Leaving Elias Ulander (D) Leaving for Jokipojat
08/01/2019
08/01/2019 Loan Leaving Janne Hämäläinen (F) Leaving for Jokipojat
08/01/2019 Loan Leaving Lauri Kulmala (F) Leaving for Ässät
08/01/2019 Loan Joining Sakari Salminen (F) Joining from Ässät
07/01/2019
07/01/2019 Confirmed Joining Jasse Ikonen (F) Joining from Kärpät
30/12/2018
30/12/2018 Confirmed Leaving Miles Koules (F) Leaving for Unknown
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1989-1990 Liiga 44 25 4 15 - - 176 158 54 3 Quarterfinal loss
1990-1991 Liiga 44 22 1 21 - - 169 163 45 5 Quarterfinal loss
1991-1992 Liiga 44 22 3 19 - - 183 166 47 6 Bronze game win
1992-1993 Liiga 48 25 6 17 - - 168 160 56 3 Quarterfinal loss
1993-1994 Liiga 48 23 4 21 - - 167 161 50 8 Quarterfinal loss
1994-1995 Liiga 50 32 3 15 - - 203 141 67 3 Quarterfinal loss
1995-1996 Liiga 50 21 10 19 - - 142 158 52 6 Quarterfinal loss
1996-1997 Liiga 50 17 8 25 - - 159 171 42 9 Did not make playoffs
1997-1998 Liiga 48 29 5 14 - - 179 115 63 2 Champion
1998-1999 Liiga 54 34 6 14 - - 209 104 74 2 Final loss
1999-2000 Liiga 54 23 10 21 - - 171 162 56 6 Bronze game loss
2000-2001 Liiga 56 26 7 23 - - 173 171 59 4 Quarterfinal loss
2001-2002 Liiga 56 19 11 26 - - 148 168 49 10 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 Liiga 56 23 9 24 - - 177 165 57 7 Quarterfinal loss
2003-2004 Liiga 56 30 9 17 - - 181 142 72 3 Bronze game win
2004-2005 Liiga 56 29 - 15 5 7 162 116 104 4 Quarterfinal loss
2005-2006 Liiga 56 28 - 14 10 4 180 136 108 2 Bronze game loss
2006-2007 Liiga 56 25 - 21 5 5 165 159 90 6 Quarterfinal loss
2007-2008 Liiga 56 23 - 16 11 6 167 145 97 7 Quarterfinal loss
2008-2009 Liiga 58 25 - 23 5 5 169 167 90 7 Playoffs Qualifier loss
2009-2010 Liiga 58 30 - 20 6 2 185 152 104 4 Quarterfinal loss
2010-2011 Liiga 60 31 - 11 6 12 199 140 117 3 Champion
2011-2012 Liiga 60 33 - 21 6 0 194 149 111 3 Quarterfinal loss
2012-2013 Liiga 60 26 - 24 3 7 153 163 91 8 Quarterfinal loss
2013-2014 Liiga 60 25 - 26 4 5 147 145 88 9 Playoffs Qualifier loss
2014-2015 Liiga 60 24 - 21 9 6 177 150 96 7 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 Liiga 60 37 - 13 6 4 186 131 127 1 Final loss
2016-2017 Liiga 60 22 - 25 8 5 138 140 87 9 Bronze game loss
2017-2018 Liiga 60 26 - 17 8 9 163 128 103 5 Bronze game win
2018-2019 Liiga 42 15 - 14 6 7 123 120 64 7 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1969-1970 European Cup 2 0 0 1 0 1 9 10 - 11 16th final loss
TuT Pokal 5 2 1 2 - - 21 26 5 4 -
Ahearne Cup 7 6 0 1 - - 48 24 12 -
1970-1971 European Cup 4 2 1 1 - - 14 13 - 8 Eight final loss
Ahearne Cup 7 2 1 4 - - 25 30 5 6 -
1971-1972 Ahearne Cup 6 0 0 6 - - 11 28 0 8 -
Sir William Cup 6 4 0 2 - - 26 24 8 2 -
1972-1973 Ahearne Cup 6 3 0 3 - - 28 27 6 4 -
Sir William Cup 2 2 0 0 - - 10 8 4 -
1973-1974 Pohjola Cup 6 2 0 3 - - 17 20 4 3 -
1974-1975 Pohjola Cup 6 1 0 5 - - 18 38 2 4 -
European Cup 6 3 0 2 1 0 29 35 - Semifinal loss
1980-1981 European Cup 2 2 0 0 - - 9 5 - 2 Promoted
European Cup 3 1 1 1 - - 8 13 3 Final group
1983-1984 European Cup 2 1 0 1 - - 7 9 - 7 Semifinal loss
1994-1995 Spengler Cup 4 1 - 3 - - 16 23 2 5 Did not make playoffs
1995-1996 Spengler Cup 4 1 - 3 - - 12 24 4 4 Did not make playoffs
1998-1999 Euro HL 6 4 - 1 1 0 27 18 14 1 Playoffs Qualifier loss
1999-2000 Euro HL 6 5 - 1 0 0 29 25 15 1 Quarterfinal loss
2004-2005 Spengler Cup 4 0 - 4 0 0 8 18 0 5 Did not make playoffs
2010-2011 ET 8 4 - 4 0 0 27 24 12 6 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 ET 8 3 - 3 2 0 24 19 13 4 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 ET 8 2 - 4 0 2 24 26 8 6 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 ET 8 1 - 6 0 1 16 31 4 8 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 Champions HL 6 4 - 1 1 0 31 15 14 2 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 Champions HL 4 1 - 2 0 1 6 8 4 2 16th final loss
2016-2017 Champions HL 4 1 - 2 0 1 13 11 4 2 Eight final loss
2017-2018 Champions HL 6 2 - 3 0 1 20 20 7 3 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 Champions HL 6 2 - 2 1 1 14 18 9 3 -

Stars and Cult Players

Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Sami Blomqvist (F) 2018-2019 ESV Kaufbeuren DEL2 37 30 24 54 30
2. János Hári (F) 2018-2019 Fehérvár AV19 EBEL 40 17 36 53 18
3. Miro-Pekka Saarelainen (F) 2018-2019 Kiekko-Vantaa Mestis 34 29 21 50 6
4. Janne Laakkonen (F) 2018-2019 KH GKS Katowice Poland 35 14 31 45 4
5. Artem Iossafov (F) 2018-2019 Dunaújvárosi Acélbikák Erste Liga 39 18 22 40 0
6. Mikael Granlund (F) 2018-2019 Minnesota Wild NHL 49 12 27 39 18
7. Juuso Puustinen (F) 2018-2019 Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk KHL 51 20 16 36 18
8. Tommy Wargh (D) 2018-2019 Bodens HF Division 1 25 9 24 33 6
9. Juha Tarkkanen (D) 2018-2019 Nice France 36 4 28 32 16
10. Roope Talaja (F) 2018-2019 Sport Liiga 39 17 13 30 65
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Matti Hagman (F) 469 273 427 700
2. Pertti Lehtonen (D) 851 228 312 540
3. Kimmo Kuhta (F) 729 248 231 479
4. Mika Kortelainen (F) 604 194 235 429
5. Darren Boyko (F) 476 171 236 407
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Matti Hagman (F) 469 273 427 700
2. Kimmo Kuhta (F) 729 248 231 479
3. Esa Peltonen (F) 344 230 161 391
4. Pertti Lehtonen (D) 851 228 312 540
5. Mika Kortelainen (F) 604 194 235 429
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Matti Hagman (F) 469 273 427 700
2. Pertti Lehtonen (D) 851 228 312 540
3. Darren Boyko (F) 476 171 236 407
4. Mika Kortelainen (F) 604 194 235 429
5. Kimmo Kuhta (F) 729 248 231 479
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Jere Karalahti (D) 400 56 170 795
2. Pertti Lehtonen (D) 851 228 540 718
3. Jarkko Ruutu (F) 160 41 83 672
4. Mika Kortelainen (F) 604 194 429 663
5. Iiro Järvi (F) 389 112 304 556
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Pertti Lehtonen (D) 851 228 312 540
2. Kimmo Kuhta (F) 729 248 231 479
3. Arttu Luttinen (F) 631 137 154 291
4. Mika Kortelainen (F) 604 194 235 429
5. Lennart Petrell (F) 524 114 106 220
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Thor-Olof Grannenfelt (F) 7 11 12 1.714
2. Jorma Salmi (F) 18 20 29 1.611
3. Kurt Orre (F) 12 13 19 1.583
4. Matti Hagman (F) 469 273 700 1.493
5. Jan Caloun (F) 160 92 223 1.394
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Matti Hagman (F) 1979-1980 Liiga 35 37 50 87 2.49 28
2. Jan Caloun (F) 1998-1999 Liiga 51 24 57 81 1.59 95
3. Jan Caloun (F) 1999-2000 Liiga 44 38 34 72 1.64 94
4. Matti Hagman (F) 1983-1984 Liiga 37 22 47 69 1.86 33
5. Matti Hagman (F) 1986-1987 Liiga 44 17 51 68 1.55 37
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jan Caloun (F) 1999-2000 Liiga 44 38 34 72 1.64 94
2. Matti Hagman (F) 1979-1980 Liiga 35 37 50 87 2.49 28
3. Timo Pärssinen (F) 2003-2004 Liiga 56 32 30 62 1.11 22
4. Jaroslav Bednar (F) 2000-2001 Liiga 56 32 28 60 1.07 51
5. Kimmo Kuhta (F) 2003-2004 Liiga 56 31 28 59 1.05 18
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jan Caloun (F) 1998-1999 Liiga 51 24 57 81 1.59 95
2. Matti Hagman (F) 1986-1987 Liiga 44 17 51 68 1.55 37
3. Matti Hagman (F) 1979-1980 Liiga 35 37 50 87 2.49 28
4. Brett Harkins (F) 2003-2004 Liiga 52 10 49 59 1.13 65
5. Kim Hirschovits (F) 2008-2009 Liiga 58 18 48 66 1.14 54
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jarkko Ruutu (F) 2004-2005 Liiga 50 10 18 28 0.56 215
2. Marko Tuomainen (F) 1998-1999 Liiga 48 11 17 28 0.58 173
3. Toni Mäkiaho (F) 1998-1999 Liiga 40 11 9 20 0.50 170
4. Jarkko Ruutu (F) 1997-1998 Liiga 37 10 10 20 0.54 166
5. Robert Schnabel (D) 2005-2006 Liiga 51 3 11 14 0.27 165
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 183.22 cm 85.72 kg 26.88
2017-2018 184.74 cm 87.18 kg 26.03
2016-2017 185.14 cm 87.77 kg 25.91
2015-2016 186.00 cm 89.24 kg 24.90
2014-2015 184.21 cm 87.00 kg 25.00
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