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Finland Joonas Niemelä

#14 Kitzbüheler EC / AlpsHL - 23/24

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A
TP
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5
6
5
11
+9
10
10
6
16
+11
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Last added: Tyler Broome
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jerry Turkulainen 54 21 39 60
2. Oula Palve 56 18 41 59
3. Eemeli Suomi 54 21 34 55
4. Anton Levtchi 48 17 37 54
5. Jori Lehterä 51 6 47 53
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Joonas Niemelä Facts

Date of Birth
Position
C/W
Age
27
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
181 lbs / 82 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Contract
23/24
Agency
Highlights
1-time U18 WJC Silver Medal 1

Joonas Niemelä Statistics

S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2011-12 Blues U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 7* 6* 5* 11* 16* -* |
Blues U16 U16 SM-sarja 28* 14* 17* 31* 44* -* | Playoffs 9 6 8 14 32 -
Blues U18 U18 SM-sarja 1* 0* 0* 0* 0* -* |
2012-13 Blues U16 Akatemia U16 SM-sarja Q 4* 6* 3* 9* 20* -* |
Blues U16 U16 SM-sarja 4* 3* 5* 8* 27* -* | Playoffs 9 8 3 11 20 -
Blues U18 U18 SM-sarja 42* 17* 22* 39* 16* -* | Playoffs 10 1 0 1 18 -
Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 8* 4* 1* 5* 18* -4* |
2013-14 Blues U18 U18 SM-sarja 5* 6* 5* 11* 11* -* | Playoffs 11 1 4 5 26 -
Blues U18 Akatemia U18 SM-sarja 2* 1* 4* 5* 6* -* |
Blues U20 U20 SM-liiga 30* 10* 14* 24* 20* 19* |
Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 8* 1* 4* 5* 6* 1* |
2014-15 Blues U20 U20 SM-liiga 45* 19* 26* 45* 42* 5* | Playoffs 9 1 1 2 16 -3
Finland U18 WJC-18 7* 1* 0* 1* 6* -2* |
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 23* 3* 6* 9* 16* 6* |
2015-16 Blues U20 U20 SM-liiga 31* 11* 30* 41* 99* 5* | Playoffs 6 2 3 5 18 6
Blues Liiga 28* 0* 1* 1* 12* -10* |
Finland U19 (all) International-Jr 3* 1* 2* 3* 2* 2* |
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 3* 0* 0* 0* 0* 1* |
2016-17 Lukko U20 U20 SM-liiga 0* 0* 0* 0* 0* -* | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 2 -5
Lukko Liiga 38* 5* 0* 5* 2* -1* |
KeuPa HT Mestis 21* 6* 6* 12* 51* -1* | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 27 -4
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 6* 0* 0* 0* 2* -1* |
2017-18 Lukko Liiga 1* 0* 0* 0* 0* 0* |
KeuPa HT Mestis 36* 6* 7* 13* 30* -4* | Playoffs 14 2 5 7 4 6
2018-19 Hermes Mestis 45* 16* 32* 48* 60* 15* | Playoffs 6 2 3 5 16 0
2019-20 Kiekko-Vantaa Mestis 48* 19* 22* 41* 52* 6* |
2020-21 Kiekko-Espoo Mestis 10* 1* 9* 10* 33* 1* |
Gherdëina AlpsHL 12* 10* 7* 17* 8* 2* | Playoffs 5 3 3 6 2 0
2021-22 Saale Bulls Halle Germany3 37* 35* 38* 73* 14* -* | Playoffs 7 8 3 11 6 -
2022-23 Kitzbüheler EC AlpsHL 32* 21* 29* 50* 22* 16* |
2023-24 Kitzbüheler EC AlpsHL 36* 22* 29* 51* 26* 33* |
Projected AlpsHL 38* 23* 31* 54* 27* 35* |

Joonas Niemelä Tournament Statistics

S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2014-15 Blues U20 JCWC 5* 0* 2* 2* 12* -1* |
Finland U18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial 4* 0* 0* 0* 2* 0* |
2016-17 Lukko Champions HL 2* 0* 0* 0* 0* 0* |
2017-18 KeuPa HT Suomen Cup 1* 0* 0* 0* 0* 0* |
2018-19 Hermes Suomen Cup 5* 2* 1* 3* 10* -* |
2019-20 Kiekko-Vantaa Suomen Cup 2* 2* 1* 3* 0* -* |
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Joonas Niemelä Game Log

Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
AlpsHL
2024-02-22T18:30:00+0000 Kitzbüheler EC vs EHC Lustenau
2024-02-17T19:00:00+0000 Kitzbüheler EC vs Fassa
2024-02-15T18:00:00+0000 Kitzbüheler EC @ EC-KAC Future Team
2024-02-03T19:00:00+0000 Kitzbüheler EC vs EC-KAC Future Team
2024-02-01T18:30:00+0000 Kitzbüheler EC @ EHC Lustenau
2024-01-25T19:00:00+0000 Kitzbüheler EC vs Unterland
2024-01-20T19:30:00+0000 Kitzbüheler EC @ Fassa
2024-01-18T19:00:00+0000 Kitzbüheler EC @ Unterland
2024-01-05T19:00:00+0000 Kitzbüheler EC vs HDD Jesenice
2024-01-03T18:00:00+0000 Kitzbüheler EC @ HK Celje
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Joonas Niemelä Career Totals

League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AlpsHL 3 80* 53* 65* 118* 1.48* 56* 51* | 1 5 3 * 3 * 6 * 1.20 * 2 * 0 *
Champions HL 1 2* 0* 0* 0* 0.00* 0* 0* | 0 * * * * * *
Germany3 1 37* 35* 38* 73* 1.97* 14* -* | 1 7 8 * 3 * 11 * 1.57 * 6 * - *
Ivan Hlinka Memorial (Hlinka Gretzky Cup) 1 4* 0* 0* 0* 0.00* 2* 0* | 0 * * * * * *
International-Jr 5 51* 9* 13* 22* 0.43* 44* 5* | 0 * * * * * *
JCWC 1 5* 0* 2* 2* 0.40* 12* -1* | 0 * * * * * *
Liiga 3 67* 5* 1* 6* 0.09* 14* -11* | 0 * * * * * *
Mestis 5 160* 48* 76* 124* 0.78* 226* 17* | 3 24 4 * 8 * 12 * 0.50 * 47 * 2 *
Suomen Cup 3 8* 4* 2* 6* 0.75* 10* 0* | 0 * * * * * *
U16 SM-sarja 2 32* 17* 22* 39* 1.22* 71* -* | 2 18 14 * 11 * 25 * 1.39 * 52 * - *
U16 SM-sarja Q 2 11* 12* 8* 20* 1.82* 36* -* | 0 * * * * * *
U18 SM-sarja 3 50* 24* 31* 55* 1.10* 33* -* | 2 21 2 * 4 * 6 * 0.29 * 44 * - *
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 4 106* 40* 70* 110* 1.04* 161* 29* | 3 19 3 * 4 * 7 * 0.37 * 36 * -2 *
WJC-18 1 7* 1* 0* 1* 0.14* 6* -2* | 0 * * * * * *
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.

Joonas Niemelä Skill Rating

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Shooting Accuracy
14
Passing
14
Agility
14
Teamwork
13
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Joonas Niemelä Connections

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
07/02/2023
07/02/2023 Extension Kitzbüheler EC Kitzbüheler EC
04/26/2022
04/26/2022 Confirmed Saale Bulls Halle Kitzbüheler EC
06/09/2021
06/09/2021 Confirmed Gherdëina Saale Bulls Halle
02/02/2021
02/02/2021 Confirmed Kiekko-Espoo Gherdëina
05/28/2020
05/28/2020 Confirmed Kiekko-Vantaa Kiekko-Espoo
04/18/2019
04/18/2019 Confirmed Hermes Kiekko-Vantaa
05/24/2018
05/24/2018 Confirmed Lukko Hermes
04/22/2016
04/22/2016 Confirmed Blues Lukko
12/10/2015
12/10/2015 Extension Blues U20 Blues

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Joonas Niemelä Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2015, 4 #81 overall by Vityaz Podolsk in the KHL Draft

2015 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #208 by FUTURE CONSIDERATIONS

2015 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #102 by NHL CENTRAL SCOUTING (EU Skaters

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