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Finland Sweden Juha Riihijärvi
#91 HC Bolzano / Italy - 09/10
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Last added: Liam Lagerstrand
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alexis D'Aoust - - - -
2. Guillaume Beaudoin - - - -
3. Olivier Archambault - - - -
4. Mathieu Gagnon - - - -
5. Mathieu Brodeur - - - -
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
RW
Age
51
Height
6'2" / 187 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
203 lbs / 92 kg
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1

Son: Alexis Riihijärvi

Team Staff profile of Juha Riihijärvi also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1987-88 Kärpät SM-liiga 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
1988-89 Kärpät SM-liiga 44 11 23 34 22 -7 | Relegation 5 3 5 8 4
1989-90 Kärpät I-divisioona 44 38 45 83 32 |
1990-91 Kärpät I-divisioona 42 29 41 70 34 |
Finland Goodwill Games 5 4 3 7 2 |
1991-92 JyP HT SM-liiga 38 29 33 62 37 20 | Playoffs 10 4 4 8 10 0
Finland WC 8 4 1 5 2 8 |
1992-93 JyP HT SM-liiga 41 25 31 56 38 22 | Playoffs 9 4 2 6 2 2
Finland WC 6 1 2 3 2 -1 |
Finland (all) International 25 12 5 17 8 |
1993-94 Cape Breton Oilers AHL 57 10 15 25 26 -16 |
1994-95 Lukko SM-liiga 32 14 26 40 20 23 | Playoffs 9 2 6 8 4 -5
1995-96 Lukko SM-liiga 50 28 44 72 58 22 | Playoffs 8 3 6 9 4 6
Finland WC 6 2 0 2 4 0 |
1996-97 MIF Redhawks Elitserien 49 27 24 51 28 | Playoffs 4 1 0 1 8
Finland WCup 4 0 4 4 0 1 |
1997-98 MIF Redhawks Elitserien 45 14 25 39 26 9 |
Finland (all) International 13 3 4 7 4 |
1998-99 MIF Redhawks Elitserien 37 13 15 28 24 1 | Playoffs 8 5 5 10 6 3
1999-00 MIF Redhawks “A” Elitserien 48 20 36 56 26 18 | Playoffs 6 0 3 3 12 2
2000-01 MIF Redhawks “C” Elitserien 50 22 32 53 26 18 | Playoffs 9 4 6 10 16 1
2001-02 MIF Redhawks Elitserien 50 20 17 37 14 -1 | Playoffs 3 1 1 2 0 -2
2002-03 MIF Redhawks Elitserien 50 14 28 42 10 -3 |
2003-04 Malmö Redhawks “A” Elitserien 50 13 22 35 32 -5 | Kvalserien SHL 10 6 4 10 8 1
2004-05 EHC Basel NLB 30 22 20 42 22 | Playoffs 10 10 10 20 6
HC Ambrì-Piotta NLA 2 0 1 1 0 |
2005-06 Malmö Redhawks HockeyAllsvenskan 41 13 26 39 28 20 | Kvalserien SHL 10 4 7 11 10 7
2006-07 Malmö Redhawks “C” Elitserien 51 11 14 25 18 -17 | Kvalserien SHL 10 3 7 10 4 4
2007-08 Rødovre Mighty Bulls Denmark 43 22 36 58 28 | Playoffs 7 3 4 7 6
2008-09 Vienna Capitals EBEL 47 28 29 57 16 13 | Playoffs 10 2 2 4 8 -6
2009-10 HC Bolzano Italy 31 11 16 27 14 | Playoffs 8 2 5 7 2
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1992-93 Finland Sauna Cup 3 1 0 1 0 -2 |
2009-10 HC Bolzano Italian Cup 1 0 0 0 0 |
HC Bolzano Continental Cup 3 1 3 4 - |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2010-11 IK Pantern Division 1 Asst. Coach
2011-12 Herlev Eagles Denmark Head Coach
2012-13 Herlev Eagles Denmark Head Coach
2013-14 Herlev Eagles Denmark Head Coach
2014-15 Frederikshavn White Hawks Denmark Head Coach Replaced by Peter Johansson on December 27
2017-18 New York Islanders NHL Scout European Scout
2018-19 New York Islanders NHL Scout European Scout
2019-20 New York Islanders NHL Scout European Scout
2020-21 New York Islanders NHL Scout European Scout
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 57 10 15 25 0.44 26 -16 | 0
Continental Cup 1 3 1 3 4 1.33 - - | 0
Denmark 1 43 22 36 58 1.35 28 - | 1 7 3 4 7 1.00 6 -
Goodwill Games 1 5 4 3 7 1.40 2 - | 0
HockeyAllsvenskan 1 41 13 26 39 0.95 28 20 | 1 10 4 7 11 1.10 10 7
I-divisioona 2 86 67 86 153 1.78 66 - | 0
EBEL (ICEHL) 1 47 28 29 57 1.21 16 13 | 1 10 2 2 4 0.40 8 -6
International 2 38 15 9 24 0.63 12 - | 0
Italian Cup 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 0
Italy 1 31 11 16 27 0.87 14 - | 1 8 2 5 7 0.88 2 -
SM-liiga (Liiga) 6 206 107 157 264 1.28 175 80 | 5 41 16 23 39 0.95 24 3
NLA (NL) 1 2 0 1 1 0.50 0 - | 0
Sauna Cup 1 3 1 0 1 0.33 0 -2 | 0
Elitserien (SHL) 9 430 154 213 366 0.85 204 20 | 7 50 20 26 46 0.92 54 9
NLB (SL) 1 30 22 20 42 1.40 22 - | 1 10 10 10 20 2.00 6 -
WC 3 20 7 3 10 0.50 8 7 | 0
WCup 1 4 0 4 4 1.00 0 1 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Marcus Magnertoft (F) 1996-2004 8 Malmö Redhawks
Kim Staal (F) 1996-2006 7 Malmö Redhawks
Jesper Mattsson (F) 1997-2004 7 Malmö Redhawks
Mikael Wahlberg (F) 2000-2007 6 Malmö Redhawks

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
04/22/2010
04/22/2010 Confirmed HC Bolzano Retired
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