Kari Suoraniemi

Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    6'2" / 187 cm
  • Weight
    198 lbs / 90 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Status
    Retired
  • Highlights
    1-time U20 WJC Silver Medal 1
    1-time AHL Calder Cup Champion 1
    1-time SM-liiga Champion 1

Team Staff profile of Kari Suoraniemi also available

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1977-78 Kärpät U20 Jr. A SM-sarja 22 11 13 24 30 | Playoffs 5 3 3 6 9
1978-79 Kärpät U20 Jr. A SM-sarja 17 11 16 27 18 | Playoffs - - - - -
Kärpät Liiga 5 0 1 1 0 0 | Relegation 6 1 5 6 6
1979-80 Kärpät Liiga 28 1 3 4 26 13 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 0
Finland U20 WJC-20 2 0 0 0 0 |
1980-81 Kärpät Liiga 31 4 8 12 30 9 | Playoffs 12 5 6 11 4
Rochester Americans AHL 4 1 1 2 2 |
1981-82 Rochester Americans AHL 61 2 29 31 32 |
1982-83 Rochester Americans AHL 72 9 28 37 64 |
1983-84 Kärpät Liiga 29 4 9 13 30 1 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
1984-85 Kärpät Liiga 35 9 10 19 67 -3 | Playoffs 7 0 3 3 8 5
Finland WC 8 3 1 4 6 1 |
1985-86 JyP HT Liiga 35 9 11 20 54 1 |
Finland WC 10 0 0 0 2 -4 |
1986-87 JyP HT Liiga 42 8 18 26 36 5 |
1987-88 Skellefteå HC SHL 22 4 9 13 32 |
1988-89 Skellefteå HC SHL 30 7 11 18 40 |
1989-90 Skellefteå HC SHL 22 4 6 10 22 |
Skellefteå HC Allsvenskan 18 5 5 10 12 | Qualification 3 0 0 0 2
1990-91 Jokerit Liiga 30 1 6 7 22 -12 |
1991-92 Rögle BK Division 1 23 5 9 14 12 |
1992-93 Rögle BK SHL 33 2 5 7 39 |
1993-94 Rögle BK SHL 37 7 9 16 28 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 6
1994-95 Rögle BK SHL 19 0 5 5 6 |
Rögle BK Allsvenskan 13 1 5 6 6 | Kvalserien SHL 11 0 0 0 0
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1998-99 Rögle BK Division 1 Asst. Coach
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 137 12 58 70 0.51 98 0 |
Allsvenskan 31 6 10 16 0.52 18 | 14 0 0 0 0.00 2
Division 1 23 5 9 14 0.61 12 |
Jr. A SM-sarja 39 22 29 51 1.31 48 | 5 3 3 6 1.20 9
Liiga 235 36 66 102 0.43 265 14 | 32 6 14 20 0.63 18 5
SHL 163 24 45 69 0.42 167 | 3 0 0 0 0.00 6
WC 18 3 1 4 0.22 8 -3 |
WJC-20 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Rögle BK