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Finland Sakari Lindfors

#35 HIFK / SM-liiga - 01/02
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Last added: David Johnston
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Marc-Antoine Pépin - - - -
2. Cédric Montminy - - - -
3. Mathieu Brodeur - - - -
4. Blake Siebenaler - - - -
5. D.J. King - - - -
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
56
Height
5'7" / 170 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
154 lbs / 70 kg
Nation
Catches
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time Olympic Silver Medal 1
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
1-time Liiga Champion 1
Team Staff profile of Sakari Lindfors also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1985-86 HIFK U20 Jr. A SM-sarja - - - - - - - - - | Playoffs
HIFK SM-liiga 0 - - - - - - - - |
Finland U20 WJC-20 3 - 2.33 .924 - - - - - |
1986-87 HIFK U20 Jr. A SM-sarja - - - - - - - - - |
HIFK SM-liiga 20 - 3.86 .886 - - - - - | Playoffs 2 - 2.25 .943 - - - - -
1987-88 HIFK SM-liiga 39 - 2.51 .919 - - - - - | Playoffs 6 - 4.40 .897 - - - - -
Finland OG 0 - - - - - - - - |
1988-89 HIFK SM-liiga 24 - 3.72 .898 - - - - - | Playoffs 2 - 3.53 .918 - - - - -
Finland WC 2 - 3.00 .929 - - - - - |
1989-90 HIFK SM-liiga 42 - 3.48 .896 - - - - - | Playoffs 2 - 4.05 .910 - - - - -
Finland WC 7 - 2.38 .903 - - - - - |
1990-91 HIFK SM-liiga 41 - 3.48 .905 - - - - - | Playoffs 3 - 4.67 .880 - - - - -
Finland Goodwill Games 4 - 6.00 - 22 - 0 1-3-0 220 |
Finland WC 0 - - - - - - - - |
1991-92 HIFK SM-liiga 38 - 3.45 .895 - - - - - | Playoffs 9 - 3.12 .923 - - - - -
Finland WC 3 - 1.33 .938 - - - - - |
1992-93 HIFK SM-liiga 39 - 3.22 .901 - - - - - | Playoffs 4 - 3.06 .913 - - - - -
Finland WC 1 - 0.00 1.000 - - - - - |
Finland (all) International - - - - - - - - - |
1993-94 HIFK SM-liiga 43 - 3.12 .901 - - - - - | Playoffs 3 - 3.58 .920 - - - - -
1994-95 HIFK SM-liiga 44 - 2.77 .925 - - - - - | Playoffs 3 - 2.02 .938 - - - - -
1995-96 HIFK SM-liiga 38 - 2.98 .913 - - - - - | Playoffs 3 - 3.67 .890 - - - - -
1996-97 HIFK SM-liiga 29 - 3.20 .899 - - - - - |
1997-98 HIFK SM-liiga 19 - 2.44 .907 - - - - - | Playoffs 0 - - - - - - - -
1998-99 EC Graz Austria 0 - - - - - - - - |
Färjestad BK Elitserien 21 25 2.54 .908 52 511 2 - 1 230 | Playoffs 3 4 3.70 .877 10 71 0 - 163
1999-00 Milano France - - - - - - - - - |
2000-01 HIFK SM-liiga 23 - 3.24 .907 - - - - - | Playoffs 0 - - - - - - - -
2001-02 HIFK SM-liiga 32 - 2.99 .902 - - - - - |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1998-99 Färjestad BK Euro HL 0 - - - - - - - - | Playoffs 1 - 2.03 .920 - - - - -
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2002-03 HIFK SM-liiga Goaltending Coach
2003-04 HIFK SM-liiga Goaltending Coach
2004-05 HIFK SM-liiga Goaltending Coach
2005-06 HIFK SM-liiga Goaltending Coach
2006-07 HIFK SM-liiga Goaltending Coach
HIFK SM-liiga Head Coach Named interim Head Coach on December 19th
2007-08 HIFK SM-liiga Goaltending Coach
2008-09 HIFK SM-liiga Goaltending Coach
2009-10 HIFK SM-liiga Goaltending Coach
2010-11 HIFK SM-liiga Goaltending Coach
2011-12 Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod KHL Goaltending Coach
2012-13 Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod KHL Goaltending Coach Released on December 22nd
2014-15 Lada Togliatti KHL Goaltending Coach
2015-16 Lada Togliatti KHL Goaltending Coach
2016-17 Lada Togliatti KHL Goaltending Coach
2017-18 China WC D2A Goaltending Coach
2018-19 Kunlun Red Star KHL Goaltending Coach
2019-20 Villacher SV EBEL Asst. Coach Until February 3rd
Villacher SV EBEL Goaltending Coach Appointed on February 5th
2021-22 ERC Ingolstadt DEL Goaltending Coach
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI | Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
Austria 1 0 - - - - - - - - | 0
Euro HL 1 0 - - - - - - - - | 1 1 - 2.03 .920 - - - - -
Goodwill Games 1 4 - 6.00 - 22 - 0 1-3-0 220 | 0
International 1 - - - - - - - - - | 0
Jr. A SM-sarja 2 - - - - - - - - - | 1
France (Ligue Magnus) 1 - - - - - - - - - | 0
SM-liiga (Liiga) 15 471 - - - - - - - - | 12 37 - - - - - - - -
OG 1 0 - - - - - - - - | 0
Elitserien (SHL) 1 21 25 2.54 .908 52 511 2 - 1 230 | 1 3 4 3.70 .877 10 71 0 - 163
WC 5 13 - - - - - - - - | 0
WJC-20 1 3 - 2.33 .924 - - - - - | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Mika Kortelainen (F) 1985-2002 14 HIFK, HIFK U20
Pertti Lehtonen (D) 1985-1998 13 Finland, HIFK
Darren Boyko (F) 1985-1996 11 HIFK
Simo Saarinen (D) 1986-1996 10 Finland, Finland, HIFK

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Number 35 retired by HIFK

Cult/Star player for Färjestad BK

Cult/Star player for HIFK

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