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Finland Vesa Ponto

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Database: 968 743 players
Last added: Linn de Pourbaix
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Hampus Eriksson 7 4 4 8
2. Brady Shaw 5 3 5 8
3. Rok Ticar 6 3 5 8
4. Lukas Haudum 5 4 3 7
5. Adam Helewka 5 3 4 7
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
51
Height
6'3" / 190 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
187 lbs / 85 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time French Champion 1
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1991-92 Kärpät I-divisioona 38 1 10 11 14 30 | Qualification 4 0 1 1 2 -7
1992-93 Kärpät I-divisioona 44 2 22 24 16 11 |
1993-94 JyP HT SM-liiga 42 2 7 9 26 0 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 2 -3
Finland II (all) International 6 0 1 1 0 - |
1994-95 JyP HT SM-liiga 49 3 10 13 28 -3 | Playoffs 4 1 1 2 2 -3
1995-96 JyP HT SM-liiga 46 1 6 7 34 -13 |
1996-97 JyP HT SM-liiga 47 4 6 10 20 -5 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 2 0
1997-98 Wiener EV Austria 41 7 18 25 24 - |
1998-99 Wiener EV Austria 45 6 15 21 26 - |
1999-00 JYP SM-liiga 54 2 10 12 48 1 |
2000-01 Iserlohn Roosters DEL 55 5 9 14 83 -11 |
2001-02 Vienna Capitals Austria 32 5 17 22 30 - | Playoffs 8 3 2 5 2 -
2002-03 Vienna Capitals Austria 42 6 10 16 30 - | Playoffs 5 0 5 5 4 -
2003-04 Vienna Capitals EBEL 48 2 15 17 56 -6 |
2004-05 Anyang Halla Asia League 41 10 16 26 36 22 |
2005-06 Rouen Ligue Magnus 21 5 13 18 35 - | Playoffs 9 0 4 4 6 -
2006-07 Rouen Ligue Magnus 20 1 7 8 20 - | Playoffs 8 0 1 1 14 -
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Asia League 1 41 10 16 26 0.63 36 22 | 0
Austria 4 160 24 60 84 0.53 110 - | 2 13 3 7 10 0.77 6 -
DEL 1 55 5 9 14 0.25 83 -11 | 0
I-divisioona 2 82 3 32 35 0.43 30 41 | 1 4 0 1 1 0.25 2 -7
EBEL (ICEHL) 1 48 2 15 17 0.35 56 -6 | 0
International 1 6 0 1 1 0.17 0 - | 0
Ligue Magnus 2 41 6 20 26 0.63 55 - | 2 17 0 5 5 0.29 20 -
SM-liiga (Liiga) 5 238 12 39 51 0.21 156 -20 | 3 12 1 1 2 0.17 6 -6
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Kimmo Salminen (F) 1993-2007 6 JYP, Rouen
Marko Leinonen (G) 1993-2004 5 Finland II (all), JYP, Vienna Capitals
Kalle Koskinen (D) 1993-2000 5 Finland II (all), JYP
Jyrki Jokinen (F) 1993-1999 5 JYP, Wiener EV

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Cult/Star player for Wiener EV

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