Petteri Nummelin

Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    5'10" / 178 cm
  • Weight
    194 lbs / 88 kg
  • Shoots
    L
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A very talented and offensive defenseman. Nummelin reads the game well and has good puck control. He is useful as a leader on powerplay. Nummelin is not a very physical player and has some obvious weaknesses defensively but has established his position as one of the best offensive defensemen in Europe. (Matias Strozyk)

Father: Timo Nummelin
Brother-in-law: Antti Niemi

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1988-89 TPS U20 Jr. A SM-sarja 11 2 3 5 2 |
1989-90 TPS U20 Jr. A SM-sarja 21 2 7 9 20 | Relegation 12 4 7 11 25
Finland U18 EJC-18 6 1 1 2 18 |
1990-91 TPS U20 Jr. A SM-sarja 35 20 16 36 28 |
Kiekko-67 I-divisioona 2 0 2 2 4 |
1991-92 Kiekko-67 U20 Jr. A I-divisioona 13 16 15 31 28 |
Kiekko-67 I-divisioona 41 12 24 36 36 -1 |
Finland U20 WJC-20 6 0 1 1 4 |
1992-93 TPS U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 1 1 0 1 0 |
TPS Liiga 3 0 0 0 8 -3 |
Kiekko-67 I-divisioona 28 14 15 29 18 15 |
Reipas Lahti Liiga 14 3 4 7 18 -17 | Relegation 6 2 4 6 10 6
1993-94 TPS Liiga 44 14 24 38 20 33 | Playoffs 11 0 3 3 4 2
Finland (all) International 10 0 2 2 2 |
1994-95 TPS Liiga 48 10 17 27 32 22 | Playoffs 11 4 3 7 0 6
Finland WC 5 0 0 0 6 5 |
1995-96 Västra Frölunda HC SHL 32 7 11 18 26 | Playoffs 12 2 7 9 4
Finland WCup 1 0 0 0 2 |
Finland WC 5 0 0 0 2 4 |
1996-97 Västra Frölunda HC SHL 44 20 14 34 39 | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 0
Finland WC 8 0 2 2 10 2 |
1997-98 HC Davos “C” NLA 33 13 17 30 24 | Playoffs 17 8 14 22 2
Finland WC 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
Finland (all) International 10 1 3 4 2 |
1998-99 HC Davos “C” NLA 44 11 42 53 22 | Playoffs 4 0 2 2 2
Finland “A” WC 12 0 0 0 4 -1 |
1999-00 HC Davos NLA 40 15 23 38 20 | Playoffs 5 0 3 3 0
Finland “A” WC 9 2 4 6 0 7 |
2000-01 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 61 4 12 16 10 -11 |
Finland “C” WC 9 1 12 13 0 4 |
2001-02 HC Lugano “A” NLA 34 5 19 24 6 | Playoffs 13 6 8 14 2
Finland WC 7 1 0 1 2 1 |
Finland (all) International 13 1 2 3 2 2 |
2002-03 HC Lugano “C” NLA 43 18 39 57 12 | Playoffs 8 3 7 10 2
Finland EHT 6 1 5 6 6 |
Finland “A” WC 7 2 2 4 4 -1 |
2003-04 HC Lugano “A” NLA 48 20 39 59 59 | Playoffs 16 7 20 27 4
Finland EHT 8 3 5 8 4 |
Finland “A” WC 7 2 2 4 2 4 |
2004-05 HC Lugano “A” NLA 36 13 36 49 18 | Playoffs 3 1 0 1 2
Finland EHT 6 2 3 5 0 |
Finland WC 7 0 2 2 0 -1 |
2005-06 HC Lugano “A” NLA 38 13 32 45 22 | Playoffs 17 8 25 33 10
Finland OG 8 0 2 2 2 4 |
Finland EHT 9 0 3 3 6 |
Finland “A” WC 9 3 11 14 2 -1 |
2006-07 Minnesota Wild NHL 51 3 17 20 22 -15 | Playoffs 3 1 1 2 0 1
Finland “A” WC 7 3 5 8 4 3 |
2007-08 Minnesota Wild NHL 27 2 7 9 2 -2 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0 -1
2008-09 HC Lugano “A” NLA 41 21 39 60 16 | Playoffs 7 4 5 9 2
Finland EHT 6 3 2 5 2 1 |
Finland “A” WC 5 0 3 3 0 2 |
2009-10 HC Lugano “A” NLA 34 7 16 23 10 | Playoffs 4 0 3 3 2
Finland EHT 2 1 0 1 0 -4 |
Finland “A” WC 6 1 6 7 0 5 |
2010-11 HC Lugano “A” NLA 29 3 15 18 18 -16 | Relegation 1 0 1 1 0 0
2011-12 HC Lugano “A” NLA 36 7 24 31 20 -1 | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 2 0
2012-13 HC Lugano “A” NLA 11 4 5 9 0 5 |
TPS Liiga 8 3 1 4 2 1 |
Finland “C” EHT 3 1 1 2 0 -1 |
Finland (all) International 3 1 1 2 0 -1 |
2013-14 Lukko “A” Liiga 37 5 17 22 6 -6 | Playoffs 10 3 7 10 2 2
Finland EHT 2 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Finland (all) International 2 0 0 0 0 -1 |
2014-15 TPS “C” Liiga 16 2 8 10 31 -5 |
2015-16 TPS “A” Liiga 27 5 14 19 2 2 | Playoffs 5 1 2 3 0 -2
2016-17 Storhamar Norway 17 3 10 13 14 -3 |
TUTO Hockey Mestis 5 1 4 5 0 3 | Playoffs 10 3 5 8 2 -4
2017-18 Nikko Icebucks Asia League 27 3 20 23 18 1 | Playoffs 3 1 1 2 0 -2
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1993-94 TPS European Cup 3 0 0 0 0 0 |
Finland Izvestia Trophy 4 0 0 0 0 -2 |
Finland Nissan Cup 3 0 2 2 2 |
1994-95 TPS European Cup 4 2 1 3 2 6 |
1996-97 Västra Frölunda HC Euro HL 5 2 2 4 0 |
2014-15 TPS “C” Champions HL 4 0 2 2 0 -1 |
2015-16 TPS Champions HL 9 2 4 6 2 1 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Asia League 27 3 20 23 0.85 18 1 | 3 1 1 2 0.67 0 -2
Champions HL 13 2 6 8 0.62 2 0 |
EHT 42 11 19 30 0.71 18 -5 |
EJC-18 6 1 1 2 0.33 18 0 |
Euro HL 5 2 2 4 0.80 0 |
European Cup 7 2 1 3 0.43 2 6 |
I-divisioona 71 26 41 67 0.94 58 14 |
International 38 3 8 11 0.29 6 0 |
Izvestia Trophy 4 0 0 0 0.00 0 -2 |
Jr. A I-divisioona 13 16 15 31 2.38 28 0 |
Jr. A SM-liiga 1 1 0 1 1.00 0 |
Jr. A SM-sarja 67 24 26 50 0.75 50 0 | 12 4 7 11 0.92 25 0
Liiga 197 42 85 127 0.64 119 27 | 43 10 19 29 0.67 16 14
Mestis 5 1 4 5 1.00 0 3 | 10 3 5 8 0.80 2 -4
NHL 139 9 36 45 0.32 34 -28 | 7 1 2 3 0.43 0 0
Nissan Cup 3 0 2 2 0.67 2 0 |
NLA 467 150 346 496 1.06 247 -12 | 101 37 89 126 1.25 30 0
Norway 17 3 10 13 0.76 14 -3 |
OG 8 0 2 2 0.25 2 4 |
SHL 76 27 25 52 0.68 65 | 14 2 8 10 0.71 4
WC 104 15 49 64 0.62 36 33 |
WCup 1 0 0 0 0.00 2 0 |
WJC-20 6 0 1 1 0.17 4 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
03/30/2018
03/30/2018 Confirmed Nikko Icebucks Unknown
08/09/2017
08/09/2017 Confirmed TUTO Hockey Nikko Icebucks
02/09/2017
02/09/2017 Confirmed Storhamar TUTO Hockey
05/18/2016
05/18/2016 Confirmed TPS Storhamar
05/05/2014
05/05/2014 Confirmed Lukko TPS
05/04/2013
05/04/2013 Confirmed Lugano Lukko
Player Biography and Trivia

Number 33 retired by Lugano

Cult/Star player for Davos

Cult/Star player for Finland

Cult/Star player for Frölunda HC

Cult/Star player for Lugano

Cult/Star player for TPS

- 2009-08-26 • Signed to a two-year contract extension by Lugano
- 2008-05-08 • Signed to a three-year contract by Lugano
- 2006-06-14 • Signed to a two-year contract by the Minnesota Wild
- 2006-06-14 • NHL rights traded to the Minnesota Wild for a conditional draft pick in 2006 or 2007
- 2002-12-02 • Traded to the Atlanta Thrashers with Chris Nielsen for Tomi Kallio and Pauli Levokari