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Finland Tuukka Mäntylä
Tappara / Liiga - 19/20
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Last added: Eric Ruffo
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jonathan Johnson 52 29 50 79
2. Jonathan Dahlén 51 36 41 77
3. Patrik Karlkvist 52 30 38 68
4. Albin Lundin 52 26 42 68
5. Adam Tambellini 37 28 35 63
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
39
Height
5'7" / 171 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
187 lbs / 85 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Agency
Highlights
1-time U18 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Silver Medal 1
2-time World Championship Silver Medal 2
1-time World Championship Bronze Medal 1
2-time SM-liiga Champion 2

Tuukka Mäntylä was known as a pretty well-rounded defenseman. A good skater, he had an accurate shot from the point and was also a decent passer of the puck. Short in stature, but very stocky, and enjoyed playing a physical game.
- Erik K. Piri, Elite Prospects

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1995-96 Tappara U16 U16 SM-sarja 32 2 2 4 28 | -
1996-97 Tappara U16 U16 SM-sarja 32 12 25 37 52 | Playoffs 4 1 2 3 2
Tappara U18 U18 SM-sarja 2 0 0 0 2 | -
Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 6 1 0 1 8 | -
1997-98 Tappara U18 U18 SM-sarja 31 2 23 25 49 | -
Tappara U20 U20 SM-sarja 2 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 4
Finland U17 (all) “C” International-Jr 9 1 2 3 14 | -
Finland U18 EJC-18 6 0 1 1 0 | -
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 9 1 1 2 0 | -
1998-99 Tappara U18 U18 SM-sarja 10 4 4 8 18 | -
Tappara U20 U20 SM-sarja 34 5 13 18 42 | -
Finland U18 “C” WJC-18 6 1 0 1 8 1 | -
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 6 1 0 1 8 | -
1999-00 Tappara U20 U20 SM-sarja 7 2 5 7 22 | Playoffs 5 2 5 7 4
Tappara Liiga 43 2 8 10 16 4 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0 1
Finland U20 WJC-20 7 0 3 3 14 -2 | -
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 10 0 7 7 24 | -
2000-01 Tappara Liiga 53 6 14 20 32 7 | Playoffs 10 2 2 4 10 7
Finland U20 WJC-20 7 1 4 5 6 8 | -
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 16 4 4 8 20 | -
2001-02 Tappara Liiga 56 5 10 15 70 18 | Playoffs 10 2 4 6 8 1
Finland (all) International 7 1 2 3 4 1 | -
2002-03 Tappara Liiga 54 3 19 22 58 8 | Playoffs 15 0 2 2 6 -1
2003-04 Luleå HF SHL 43 6 10 16 67 -11 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 2 -7
Finland WC 7 0 2 2 0 1 | -
2004-05 Luleå HF SHL 48 8 14 22 40 3 | Playoffs 4 1 0 1 4 -9
2005-06 Tappara “A” Liiga 56 6 16 22 81 3 | Playoffs 4 1 0 1 29 0
Finland WC 9 0 0 0 8 0 | -
2006-07 Tappara Liiga 55 5 16 21 62 10 | Playoffs 5 2 1 3 8 -3
Finland WC 5 0 2 2 2 0 | -
2007-08 Frölunda HC SHL 45 1 10 11 46 0 | Playoffs 7 0 3 3 4 2
2008-09 Frölunda HC SHL 53 3 17 20 52 0 | Playoffs 11 0 0 0 2 1
2009-10 Tappara “A” Liiga 47 5 17 22 145 4 | Playoffs 9 0 2 2 10 0
2010-11 Tappara “A” Liiga 57 5 19 24 93 -8 | -
2011-12 Tappara “A” Liiga 12 4 7 11 14 -1 | -
Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk KHL 38 0 17 17 39 -13 | -
2012-13 Tappara “C” Liiga 57 3 21 24 71 1 | Playoffs 15 0 8 8 18 8
Finland WC 10 0 3 3 2 3 | -
Finland (all) International 10 0 3 3 2 3 | -
2013-14 Metallurg Novokuznetsk KHL 53 4 12 16 32 -5 | -
Finland WC 10 2 3 5 12 4 | -
Finland (all) International 24 3 8 11 14 10 | -
2014-15 Tappara “A” Liiga 24 1 7 8 16 4 | -
Amur Khabarovsk KHL 25 2 4 6 59 -14 | -
Finland WC 8 0 0 0 0 2 | -
Finland (all) International 17 0 1 1 2 0 | -
2015-16 Medvescak Zagreb “A” KHL 48 8 10 18 64 -7 | -
Tappara Liiga 11 2 0 2 2 1 | Playoffs 18 0 2 2 20 -5
Finland (all) International 5 0 1 1 2 -4 | -
2016-17 Kunlun Red Star KHL 57 10 14 24 56 -2 | Playoffs 4 2 5 7 12 2
2017-18 Malmö Redhawks SHL 50 0 11 11 32 10 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 0 1
2018-19 Tappara “A” Liiga 49 1 12 13 42 3 | Playoffs 11 2 1 3 10 2
2019-20 Tappara “A” Liiga 47 2 5 7 55 16 | -
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2002-03 Finland EHT 9 0 1 1 2 | -
2003-04 Finland EHT 13 1 2 3 12 | -
2004-05 Finland EHT 8 0 1 1 4 | -
2005-06 Finland EHT 7 0 0 0 4 | -
2006-07 Finland EHT 8 0 0 0 22 0 | -
2007-08 Finland EHT 3 1 0 1 2 -1 | -
2008-09 Finland EHT 3 0 1 1 2 0 | -
2010-11 Tappara “A” ET 4 0 0 0 6 | -
2011-12 Tappara “A” ET 8 1 2 3 8 | -
2012-13 Tappara “C” ET 7 2 2 4 2 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2013-14 Metallurg Novokuznetsk Nadezhda Cup 2 0 0 0 0 -1 | -
Finland EHT 8 0 2 2 2 1 | -
2014-15 Tappara “A” Champions HL 7 0 0 0 12 1 | -
Finland EHT 6 0 0 0 0 -2 | -
2015-16 Finland EHT 5 0 1 1 2 -4 | -
2017-18 Malmö Redhawks Champions HL 8 1 0 1 2 2 | -
2018-19 Tappara Champions HL 6 0 1 1 8 -1 | -
2019-20 Tappara Champions HL 8 0 0 0 4 3 | -
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Champions HL 4 29 1 1 2 0.07 26 5 | 0
EHT 10 70 2 8 10 0.14 52 -6 | 0
EJC-18 1 6 0 1 1 0.17 0 | 0
ET 3 19 3 4 7 0.37 16 0 | 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 0
International 5 63 4 15 19 0.30 24 10 | 0
International-Jr 5 56 8 14 22 0.39 74 0 | 0
KHL 5 221 24 57 81 0.37 250 -41 | 1 4 2 5 7 1.75 12 2
Liiga 14 621 50 171 221 0.36 757 70 | 10 101 9 22 31 0.31 119 10
Nadezhda Cup 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 -1 | 0
SHL 5 239 18 62 80 0.33 237 2 | 5 32 1 3 4 0.13 12 -12
U16 SM-sarja 2 64 14 27 41 0.64 80 | 1 4 1 2 3 0.75 2
U18 SM-sarja 3 43 6 27 33 0.77 69 | 0
U20 SM-sarja 3 43 7 18 25 0.58 64 0 | 2 11 2 5 7 0.64 8 0
WC 6 49 2 10 12 0.24 24 10 | 0
WJC-18 1 6 1 0 1 0.17 8 1 | 0
WJC-20 2 14 1 7 8 0.57 20 6 | 0
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
03/17/2020
03/17/2020 Confirmed Tappara Retired
05/07/2018
05/07/2018 Confirmed Malmö Redhawks Tappara
08/02/2017
08/02/2017 Confirmed Kunlun Red Star Malmö Redhawks
07/05/2016
07/05/2016 Confirmed Tappara Kunlun Red Star
02/10/2016
02/10/2016 Confirmed Medvescak Zagreb Tappara
06/19/2015
06/19/2015 Confirmed Tappara Medvescak Zagreb
02/25/2015
02/25/2015 Confirmed Amur Khabarovsk Unknown
11/26/2014
11/26/2014 Confirmed Tappara Amur Khabarovsk
07/10/2014
07/10/2014 Confirmed Metallurg Novokuznetsk Tappara
05/29/2013
05/29/2013 Confirmed Tappara Metallurg Novokuznetsk
10/21/2011
10/21/2011 Confirmed Tappara Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk
04/06/2009
04/06/2009 Confirmed Frölunda HC Tappara
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