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Finland Christian Heljanko

#30 Tappara / Liiga - 22/23
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Last added: Rylan Hicks
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Calum Ritchie 5 4 6 10
2. Brayden Yager 5 5 4 9
3. Otto Stenberg 5 5 4 9
4. Ethan Gauthier 5 6 1 7
5. Zach Benson 5 2 5 7
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
25
Height
6'0" / 182 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
168 lbs / 76 kg
Nation
Catches
L
Youth Team
Contract
22/23
Highlights
1-time U18 WJC Silver Medal 1
1-time Liiga All-Star Team 1
1-time Liiga Best Goaltender (Urpo Ylönen Award) 1
1-time Liiga Champion 1

Brother: Rasmus Heljanko

Player Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
2011-12 HIFK U16 U16 I-divisioona 0 - - - - - - - - | Playoffs 0 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 HIFK U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 7 - 2.55 .916 - - - - - |
HIFK U16 U16 SM-sarja 27 - 3.25 .907 - - - - - | Playoffs 9 - 3.23 .920 - - - - -
Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 2 - 5.00 .867 - - - - - |
2013-14 HIFK U18 U18 SM-sarja 28 - 2.18 .931 - - - - - | Playoffs 5 - 2.00 .939 - - - - -
HIFK U20 U20 SM-liiga 0 - - - - - - - - | Playoffs 0 - - - - - - - -
Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 11 - 2.52 .918 - - - - - |
2014-15 HIFK U18 U18 SM-sarja - - - - - - - - - | Playoffs 7 - - .926 - - - - -
HIFK U20 U20 SM-liiga 30 - 2.62 .918 - - - - - | Playoffs 3 - 3.67 .888 - - - - -
HIFK Liiga 0 - - - - - - - - | Playoffs 0 - - - - - - - -
Kiekko-Vantaa Mestis 1 - 4.01 .852 - - - - - |
Finland U18 WJC-18 0 7 - - - - - - - |
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 5 - 3.70 .827 - - - - - |
2015-16 HIFK U20 U20 SM-liiga 18 - 2.50 .916 - - - - - | Playoffs 4 - 2.52 .929 - - - - -
Kiekko-Vantaa Mestis 9 - 2.65 .899 - - - - - |
Jukurit Mestis - - - - - - - - - | Playoffs 11 - 1.35 .939 - - - - -
2016-17 Tappara U20 U20 SM-liiga 1 - 2.00 .913 - - - - - | Playoffs 2 - 2.07 .913 - - - - -
LeKi Mestis 47 - 2.82 .914 - - - - - |
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 1 - - .882 - - - - - |
2017-18 Tappara Liiga 12 - 2.23 .914 27 285 2 6-2-4 728 |
LeKi Mestis 14 - 2.71 .919 - - - - - | Playoffs 4 - 2.00 .956 - - - - -
2018-19 Tappara Liiga 47 60 2.43 .903 114 1 058 5 21-17-8 2 754 | Playoffs 11 11 2.09 .914 23 243 1 7-4-0 634
2019-20 Tappara Liiga 28 60 2.03 .918 57 636 1 15-3-9 1 684 |
2020-21 Tappara Liiga 43 - 2.09 .910 89 902 2 18-15-10 2 558 | Playoffs 9 - 2.40 .911 21 214 1 4-5-0 525
2021-22 Tappara Liiga 49 - 1.78 .920 86 993 9 24-11-13 2 902 | Playoffs 15 - 1.59 .930 23 304 1 11-3-0 869
Finland (all) International 1 2 1.00 .944 1 17 0 1-0-0 60 |
2022-23 Tappara Liiga - - - - - - - - - |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
2014-15 Finland U18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2 - 3.56 .806 - - - - - |
2017-18 Tappara Champions HL 2 8 2.00 .930 4 53 1 1-1-0 120 |
2018-19 Tappara Champions HL 5 8 2.99 .894 15 127 0 3-1-1 301 |
2019-20 Tappara Champions HL 5 8 1.72 .930 7 93 1 2-2-0 244 |
2021-22 Tappara Champions HL 12 12 2.34 .898 27 238 2 8-2-2 693 |
Finland EHT 1 2 1.00 .944 1 17 0 1-0-0 60 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score GA SA SV SV% TOI
Liiga
2022-04-28T18:30:00+0300 Tappara vs TPS
2022-04-26T18:30:00+0300 Tappara @ TPS
2022-04-25T18:30:00+0300 Tappara vs TPS
2022-04-23T17:00:00+0300 Tappara @ TPS
2022-04-20T18:30:00+0300 Tappara vs TPS
2022-04-14T18:30:00+0300 Tappara vs KooKoo
2022-04-12T18:30:00+0300 Tappara @ KooKoo
2022-04-11T18:30:00+0300 Tappara vs KooKoo
2022-04-09T17:00:00+0300 Tappara @ KooKoo
2022-04-08T18:30:00+0300 Tappara vs KooKoo
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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
Champions HL 4 24 36 2.34 .906 53 511 4 14-6-3 1 358 | 0
EHT 1 1 2 1.00 .944 1 17 0 1-0-0 60 | 0
Ivan Hlinka Memorial (Hlinka Gretzky Cup) 1 2 - 3.56 .806 - - - - - | 0
International 1 1 2 1.00 .944 1 17 0 1-0-0 60 | 0
International-Jr 4 19 - - - - - - - - | 0
Liiga 7 179 120 2.11 .912 373 3 874 19 84-48-44 10 623 | 4 35 11 1.98 .919 67 761 3 22-12-0 2 028
Mestis 4 71 - - - - - - - - | 2 15 - - - - - - - -
U16 I-divisioona 1 0 - - - - - - - - | 1 0 - - - - - - - -
U16 SM-sarja 1 27 - 3.25 .907 - - - - - | 1 9 - 3.23 .920 - - - - -
U16 SM-sarja Q 1 7 - 2.55 .916 - - - - - | 0
U18 SM-sarja 2 28 - 2.18 .931 - - - - - | 2 12 - 2.00 - - - - - -
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 4 49 - - - - - - - - | 4 9 - - - - - - - -
WJC-18 1 0 7 - - - - - - - | 0
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14
Glove
14
Recovery
13
Rebound Control
13

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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Kristian Tanus (F) 2016-2023 6 Tappara, Tappara U20
Otto Rauhala (F) 2017-2023 6 Tappara
Sami Moilanen (F) 2014-2023 6 Finland U18 (all), Tappara
Anton Levtchi (F) 2016-2022 6 Finland, Finland (all), LeKi, Tappara, Tappara U20

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
02/20/2022
02/20/2022 Extension Tappara Tappara
05/19/2021
05/19/2021 Extension Tappara Tappara
04/26/2019
04/26/2019 Extension Tappara Tappara
05/29/2017
05/29/2017 Extension Tappara Tappara
05/12/2016
05/12/2016 Confirmed HIFK Tappara
03/25/2016
03/25/2016 Loan HIFK Jukurit
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Player Biography and Trivia

Career transactions
- 2015-2016 • Contracted to HIFK

Career assingments
- 2015-2016 • Loaned to Kiekko-Vantaa by HIFK
- 2014-2015 • Loaned to Kiekko-Vantaa by HIFK

Other memorable dates
- 2015-04-16 • Selected to U18 World Junior Championship roster

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