Teemu Selänne

Player Facts
  • Position
    RW
  • Height
    6'0" / 183 cm
  • Weight
    201 lbs / 91 kg
  • Shoots
    R
  • Status
    Retired

Selänne is arguably the best Finnish player of all time. He was known as an excellent skater throughout his career, which earned him the nickname Finnish Flash. The prolific sniper became a phenomenon in the NHL already in his rookie season. In addition, he was respected as a player and a leader by his teammates, coaches and even by players from the opposing teams.

Sons: Eemil Selänne, Eetu Selänne, Leevi Selänne

Team Staff profile of Teemu Selänne also available

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1986-87 Jokerit U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 7 10 3 13 2
Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-sarja 33 10 12 22 8 |
1987-88 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-sarja 33 43 23 66 18 | Playoffs 5 4 3 7 2
Jokerit I-divisioona 5 1 1 2 0 1 |
Finland U18 EJC-18 6 7 9 16 8 |
1988-89 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-sarja 3 8 8 16 4 |
Jokerit I-divisioona 35 36 33 69 14 33 | Qualification 5 7 3 10 4
Urheilukoulu Jr. A SM-sarja 3 3 1 4 2 |
Finland U20 WJC-20 7 5 5 10 10 |
1989-90 Jokerit Liiga 11 4 8 12 0 3 |
1990-91 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-sarja 1 0 0 0 0 | Relegation 3 3 2 5 10
Jokerit Liiga 42 33 25 58 12 14 |
Finland CC 6 1 1 2 2 1 |
Finland WC 10 6 5 11 2 |
1991-92 Jokerit “A” Liiga 44 39 23 62 20 33 | Playoffs 10 10 7 17 18 7
Finland OG 8 7 4 11 6 6 |
1992-93 Winnipeg Jets “A” NHL 84 76 56 132 45 8 | Playoffs 6 4 2 6 2 -3
1993-94 Winnipeg Jets NHL 51 25 29 54 22 -23 |
1994-95 Jokerit Liiga 20 7 12 19 6 3 |
Winnipeg Jets NHL 45 22 26 48 2 1 |
1995-96 Winnipeg Jets NHL 51 24 48 72 18 3 |
Mighty Ducks of Anaheim NHL 28 16 20 36 4 2 |
Finland “A” WCup 4 3 2 5 0 |
Finland WC 6 5 3 8 0 7 |
1996-97 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim “A” NHL 78 51 58 109 34 28 | Playoffs 11 7 3 10 4 -3
1997-98 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim “C” NHL 73 52 34 86 30 12 |
Finland OG 5 4 6 10 8 0 |
Finland (all) International 5 4 6 10 8 0 |
1998-99 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim “A” NHL 75 47 60 107 30 18 | Playoffs 4 2 2 4 2 -1
Finland “A” WC 11 3 8 11 2 5 |
1999-00 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim “A” NHL 79 33 52 85 12 6 |
2000-01 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim “A” NHL 61 26 33 59 36 -8 |
San Jose Sharks NHL 12 7 6 13 0 1 | Playoffs 6 0 2 2 2 2
2001-02 San Jose Sharks NHL 82 29 25 54 40 -11 | Playoffs 12 5 3 8 2 -3
Finland “C” OG 4 3 0 3 2 0 |
Finland (all) International 4 3 0 3 2 0 |
2002-03 San Jose Sharks NHL 82 28 36 64 30 -6 |
Finland “A” WC 7 8 3 11 2 3 |
2003-04 Colorado Avalanche NHL 78 16 16 32 32 2 | Playoffs 10 0 3 3 2 -2
Finland WCup 6 1 3 4 4 |
2004-05 Did not play |
2005-06 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim “A” NHL 80 40 50 90 44 28 | Playoffs 16 6 8 14 6 0
Finland OG 8 6 5 11 4 7 |
Finland (all) International 8 6 5 11 4 7 |
2006-07 Anaheim Ducks “A” NHL 82 48 46 94 82 26 | Playoffs 21 5 10 15 10 1
2007-08 Anaheim Ducks NHL 26 12 11 23 8 5 | Playoffs 6 2 2 4 6 -1
Finland WC 9 3 4 7 12 -4 |
Finland (all) International 9 3 4 7 12 -4 |
2008-09 Anaheim Ducks NHL 65 27 27 54 36 -3 | Playoffs 13 4 2 6 4 -2
2009-10 Anaheim Ducks NHL 54 27 21 48 16 3 |
Finland “A” OG 6 0 2 2 0 -1 |
Finland (all) International 6 0 2 2 0 -1 |
2010-11 Anaheim Ducks “A” NHL 73 31 49 80 49 6 | Playoffs 6 6 1 7 12 -3
2011-12 Anaheim Ducks “A” NHL 82 26 40 66 50 -1 |
2012-13 Anaheim Ducks “A” NHL 46 12 12 24 28 -10 | Playoffs 7 1 2 3 6 1
2013-14 Anaheim Ducks “A” NHL 64 9 18 27 12 8 | Playoffs 12 2 4 6 4 -2
Finland “C” OG 6 4 2 6 4 3 |
Finland (all) International 6 4 2 6 4 3 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1994-95 Jokerit European Cup 4 4 3 7 0 6 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2016-17 Finland WCup Team Consultant
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
CC 6 1 1 2 0.33 2 1 |
EJC-18 6 7 9 16 2.67 8 0 |
European Cup 4 4 3 7 1.75 0 6 |
I-divisioona 40 37 34 71 1.78 14 34 | 5 7 3 10 2.00 4 0
International 38 20 19 39 1.03 30 5 |
Jr. A SM-sarja 73 64 44 108 1.48 32 0 | 8 7 5 12 1.50 12 0
Jr. B SM-sarja 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 | 7 10 3 13 1.86 2 0
Liiga 117 83 68 151 1.29 38 53 | 10 10 7 17 1.70 18 7
NHL 1451 684 773 1457 1.00 660 95 | 130 44 44 88 0.68 62 -16
OG 37 24 19 43 1.16 24 15 |
WC 43 25 23 48 1.12 18 11 |
WCup 10 4 5 9 0.90 4 0 |
WJC-20 7 5 5 10 1.43 10 0 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
05/17/2014
05/17/2014 Confirmed Anaheim Ducks Retired
08/30/2013
08/30/2013 Extension Anaheim Ducks Anaheim Ducks
07/12/2012
07/12/2012 Extension Anaheim Ducks Anaheim Ducks
09/15/2011
09/15/2011 Extension Anaheim Ducks Anaheim Ducks
08/09/2010
08/09/2010 Extension Anaheim Ducks Anaheim Ducks
Player Biography and Trivia

Number 8 retired by Anaheim Ducks

Number 8 retired by Finland

Number 8 retired by Finland

Number 8 retired by Finland

Number 8 retired by Jokerit

Cult/Star player for Anaheim Ducks

Cult/Star player for Colorado Avalanche

Cult/Star player for Finland

Cult/Star player for Jokerit

Cult/Star player for Jokerit U18

Cult/Star player for San Jose Sharks

Cult/Star player for Winnipeg Jets

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