Olli Palola

Player Facts
  • Position
    RW
  • Height
    5'10" / 179 cm
  • Weight
    176 lbs / 80 kg
  • Shoots
    R
  • Contract
    18/19
  • Highlights
    1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1

Palola is known as a sniper with a great shot to go along with fine hands and puck skills. Is a good skater, but mainly relies on his vision to get scoring chances. Below average in size, he isn't much of a physical presence, but doesn't really shy away from traffic.
- Erik K. Piri (Elite Prospects, 2017)

Brother: Vili Palola
Cousin: Miikka Männikkö

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2002-03 KeuPa HT U16 Jr. C SM-sarja 13 13 12 25 8 |
2003-04 Ilves U16 Jr. C SM-sarja 21 10 13 23 28 | Playoffs 6 4 3 7 2
2004-05 Ilves U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 30 14 13 27 18 | Playoffs 5 1 4 5 0
Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 3 0 0 0 0 |
2005-06 Ilves U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 15 11 12 23 4 | Playoffs 7 4 4 8 12
Ilves U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 29 8 3 11 60 -5 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 8 0
2006-07 Ilves U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 30 17 15 32 30 17 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 4 -3
Ilves Liiga 6 0 0 0 0 0 |
Suomi U20 Mestis 6 1 0 1 6 -2 |
2007-08 Lukko U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 41 12 13 25 53 1 | Relegation 2 2 1 3 4 1
Lukko Liiga 8 0 2 2 2 0 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0 0
2008-09 Lukko U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 35 21 36 57 38 18 |
Lukko Liiga 5 0 0 0 0 0 |
2009-10 Lukko U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 4 2 4 6 4 -1 |
Lukko Liiga 45 3 4 7 12 -2 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0 0
2010-11 Lukko Liiga 41 2 2 4 18 -1 | Playoffs 9 0 0 0 6 -4
Hokki Mestis 2 1 1 2 0 1 |
LeKi Mestis 2 1 0 1 2 -1 |
2011-12 Sport Mestis 2 0 1 1 2 0 |
Tappara Liiga 45 5 8 13 22 -10 |
2012-13 Tappara Liiga 36 4 3 7 33 -1 | Playoffs 15 6 1 7 0 0
LeKi Mestis 18 9 7 16 8 -4 |
2013-14 Tappara Liiga 60 27 17 44 46 8 | Playoffs 20 3 7 10 8 -4
Finland EHT 3 2 1 3 0 2 |
Finland WC 10 4 0 4 8 0 |
Finland (all) International 13 6 1 7 8 2 |
2014-15 Tappara Liiga 60 29 20 49 42 11 | Playoffs 20 11 5 16 12 0
Finland EHT 4 1 0 1 2 -1 |
Finland (all) International 4 1 0 1 2 -1 |
2015-16 Vityaz Podolsk KHL 27 1 4 5 10 -8 |
Finland EHT 2 1 0 1 0 -1 |
Finland (all) International 2 1 0 1 0 -1 |
2016-17 Växjö Lakers HC SHL 52 21 27 48 18 19 | Playoffs 6 1 3 4 4 -1
Finland EHT 5 1 0 1 2 0 |
Finland (all) International 5 4 1 5 0 1 |
2017-18 Jokerit KHL 50 7 17 24 16 5 | Playoffs 10 6 1 7 4 0
Finland EHT 6 1 0 1 2 0 |
Finland WC 6 0 0 0 0 0 |
Finland (all) International 14 2 1 3 2 2 |
2018-19 Kunlun Red Star KHL - - - - - |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2012-13 Tappara ET 5 0 0 0 2 | Playoffs 2 1 0 1 0
2013-14 Tappara ET 8 2 1 3 6 |
2014-15 Tappara Champions HL 8 2 2 4 2 -3 |
2016-17 Växjö Lakers HC Champions HL 12 3 1 4 8 1 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Champions HL 20 5 3 8 0.40 10 -2 |
EHT 20 6 1 7 0.35 6 0 |
ET 13 2 1 3 0.23 8 0 | 2 1 0 1 0.50 0 0
International 38 14 3 17 0.45 12 3 |
International-Jr 3 0 0 0 0.00 0 |
Jr. A SM-liiga 139 60 71 131 0.94 185 30 | 10 2 2 4 0.40 16 -2
Jr. B SM-sarja 45 25 25 50 1.11 22 | 12 5 8 13 1.08 12
Jr. C SM-sarja 34 23 25 48 1.41 36 0 | 6 4 3 7 1.17 2 0
KHL 77 8 21 29 0.38 26 -3 | 10 6 1 7 0.70 4 0
Liiga 306 70 56 126 0.41 175 5 | 68 20 13 33 0.49 26 -8
Mestis 30 12 9 21 0.70 18 -6 |
SHL 52 21 27 48 0.92 18 19 | 6 1 3 4 0.67 4 -1
WC 16 4 0 4 0.25 8 0 |
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
05/02/2018
05/02/2018 Confirmed Jokerit Kunlun Red Star
06/12/2017
06/12/2017 Confirmed Växjö Lakers HC Jokerit
05/16/2016
05/16/2016 Confirmed Vityaz Podolsk Växjö Lakers HC
05/01/2015
05/01/2015 Confirmed Tappara Vityaz Podolsk
04/29/2013
04/29/2013 Extension Tappara Tappara
09/12/2012
09/12/2012 Loan Tappara LeKi
05/02/2012
05/02/2012 Extension Tappara Tappara
10/10/2011
10/10/2011 Confirmed Lukko Tappara
09/07/2011
09/07/2011 Loan Lukko Sport
03/24/2010
03/24/2010 Extension Lukko Lukko
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Tappara