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Finland Ari Ahonen

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Last added: Lucien Gattlen
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. David Morley 19 9 20 29
2. Kristian Jakobsson 22 14 14 28
3. Dan Kissel 23 11 17 28
4. Patrick Thoresen 22 8 19 27
5. Hampus Gustafsson 23 7 20 27
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
41
Height
6'1" / 186 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
190 lbs / 86 kg
Nation
Catches
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time U18 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Silver Medal 1
1-time U18 WJC All-Star Team 1
1-time U18 WJC Best Goaltender 1
1-time U20 WJC All-Star Team 1

Ahonen is a butterfly-style goalie with great reflexes. Has a good, fast glove. Athlethic and relies a lot on his anticipation. Is a good puck handler. Could be more consistent.
- Ulf Andersson, EP

Player Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1995-96 JYP U16 U16 SM-sarja - 31 - - - - - - - |
1996-97 JYP U18 U18 SM-sarja - 19 - - - - - - - |
JYP U20 U20 SM-liiga 0 1 - - - - - - - |
Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 1 - 4.00 .851 - - - - - |
1997-98 JYP U18 U18 SM-sarja 31 - 2.07 - 64 - - - 1 853 | Playoffs 5 5 1.59 - 8 - 1 5-0-0 302
JYP U20 U20 SM-liiga 3 6 6.67 .739 6 - - 1-1-0 54 |
1998-99 JYP U18 U18 SM-sarja 0 - - - - - - - - | Playoffs 7 7 2.88 .919 - - 0 - -
JYP U20 U20 SM-liiga 24 32 2.90 .906 70 - 0 10-10-1 1 447 |
JYP SM-liiga 0 5 - - - - - - - |
Finland U18 WJC-18 5 - 1.32 .940 - - - - - |
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 5 - 1.32 .940 - - - - - |
1999-00 HIFK U20 U20 SM-liiga 11 11 1.99 .929 22 - 3 7-3-1 664 | Playoffs 3 3 4.41 .865 13 - 0 0-3-0 177
HIFK SM-liiga 24 38 3.11 .901 70 638 1 11-9-1 1 352 | Playoffs 2 9 3.53 .897 4 61 0 0-2-0 119
Finland U20 WJC-20 4 7 2.79 .910 8 81 0 2-1-1 172 |
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 9 - 3.02 - - - - - - |
2000-01 HIFK U20 U20 SM-liiga 0 - - - - - - - - | Playoffs 1 1 2.03 .936 2 - 0 - 59
HIFK SM-liiga 37 49 2.77 .920 97 1 108 2 18-12-4 2 101 | Playoffs 5 5 1.37 .961 9 221 1 2-3-0 395
Finland U20 WJC-20 6 7 1.34 .933 8 111 1 5-1-0 358 |
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 10 - 3.00 - - - - - - |
2001-02 Albany River Rats AHL 36 - 3.02 .914 106 1 126 0 6-22-6 2 106 |
2002-03 New Jersey Devils NHL 0 - - - - - - - - |
Albany River Rats AHL 38 - 3.04 .898 110 966 1 13-20-3 2 171 |
2003-04 New Jersey Devils NHL 0 - - - - - - - - |
Albany River Rats AHL 50 - 2.99 .902 150 1 374 2 13-30-6 3 012 |
2004-05 Albany River Rats AHL 38 - 3.12 .910 114 1 156 4 16-20-1 2 195 |
2005-06 New Jersey Devils NHL 0 - - - - - - - - |
Albany River Rats AHL 16 - 3.98 .892 63 522 0 3-13-0 949 |
2006-07 Blues SM-liiga 5 24 2.53 .922 13 153 0 1-2-2 308 |
Jokerit SM-liiga 20 22 2.67 .914 54 576 1 9-6-5 1 213 |
2007-08 Frölunda HC Elitserien 47 54 2.52 .898 115 1 008 4 25-19-3 2 742 | Playoffs 7 7 2.48 .908 17 168 1 3-4-0 412
2008-09 Frölunda HC Elitserien 14 55 2.86 .886 24 186 1 4-4-0 503 | Playoffs 2 11 0.00 1.000 0 5 0 0-0-0 23
2009-10 KalPa SM-liiga 43 - 2.28 .903 94 876 6 22-13-5 2 479 | Playoffs 10 - 2.36 .895 25 214 0 5-5-0 636
2010-11 KalPa SM-liiga 51 - 2.13 .916 106 1 150 5 23-15-11 2 986 | Playoffs 7 - 2.67 .897 18 157 1 3-3-0 404
2011-12 KalPa SM-liiga 18 21 1.48 .942 27 435 2 13-2-3 1 092 |
Metallurg Magnitogorsk KHL 28 29 2.16 .929 57 746 3 19-8-1 1 581 | Playoffs 12 12 2.84 .915 32 343 1 5-7-0 677
2012-13 Metallurg Magnitogorsk KHL 40 51 2.04 .924 81 987 4 20-13-6 2 386 | Playoffs 5 7 2.55 .914 11 117 0 2-3-0 259
Finland (all) International 2 - 2.52 .891 - - - - - |
2013-14 Barys Astana KHL 36 39 2.53 .914 88 932 2 19-12-5 2 085 | Playoffs 1 1 1.79 .943 2 33 0 0-0-0 67
2014-15 Admiral Vladivostok KHL 5 9 4.96 .838 21 109 0 1-4-0 254 |
2015-16 Ässät Liiga 21 49 2.62 .906 49 473 1 8-8-3 1 123 |
2016-17 Ässät Liiga 18 58 2.45 .910 41 413 1 8-8-0 1 005 |
2017-18 Herning Blue Fox Denmark 32 41 2.33 .911 - - - - 1 831 | Playoffs 3 - 3.39 .857 - - - - -
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1999-00 HIFK Euro HL 5 6 3.16 .893 15 - 1 4-1-0 285 |
2006-07 Finland EHT 3 - 2.34 .897 - - - - - |
2011-12 KalPa ET 6 - 1.95 .918 - - - - - |
Finland EHT 1 - 2.07 .857 - - - - - |
2012-13 Finland EHT 2 - 2.52 .891 - - - - - |
2017-18 Herning Blue Fox Danish Cup 1 1 3.06 .864 - - - - - |
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI | Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
AHL 5 178 - 3.12 .905 543 5 144 7 51-105-16 10 433 | 0
Danish Cup 1 1 1 3.06 .864 - - - - - | 0
Denmark 1 32 41 2.33 .911 - - - - 1 831 | 1 3 - 3.39 .857 - - - - -
EHT 3 6 - - - - - - - - | 0
ET 1 6 - 1.95 .918 - - - - - | 0
Euro HL 1 5 6 3.16 .893 15 - 1 4-1-0 285 | 0
International 1 2 - 2.52 .891 - - - - - | 0
International-Jr 4 25 - - - - - - - - | 0
KHL 4 109 128 2.35 .918 247 2 774 9 59-37-12 6 306 | 3 18 20 2.69 .916 45 493 1 7-10-0 1 003
Liiga (SM-liiga) 9 237 266 2.42 .914 551 5 822 19 113-75-34 13 659 | 4 24 14 2.16 .921 56 653 2 10-13-0 1 554
NHL 3 0 - - - - - - - - | 0
Elitserien (SHL) 2 61 109 2.57 .896 139 1 194 5 29-23-3 3 245 | 2 9 18 2.34 .911 17 173 1 3-4-0 435
U16 SM-sarja 1 - 31 - - - - - - - | 0
U18 SM-sarja 3 31 19 2.07 - 64 - - - 1 853 | 2 12 12 1.59 .919 8 - 1 5-0-0 302
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 5 38 50 2.72 - 98 - 3 18-14-2 2 165 | 2 4 4 3.81 - 15 - 0 0-3-0 236
WJC-18 1 5 - 1.32 .940 - - - - - | 0
WJC-20 2 10 14 1.81 .923 16 192 1 7-2-1 530 | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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Player Connections
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
10/31/2017
10/31/2017 Extension Herning Blue Fox Herning Blue Fox
10/04/2017
10/04/2017 Confirmed Ässät Herning Blue Fox
04/14/2015
04/14/2015 Confirmed No team Ässät
10/16/2014
10/16/2014 Confirmed Admiral Vladivostok Unknown
08/22/2014
08/22/2014 Confirmed Barys Astana Admiral Vladivostok
06/19/2013
06/19/2013 Confirmed Metallurg Magnitogorsk Barys Astana
11/12/2011
11/12/2011 Confirmed KalPa Metallurg Magnitogorsk
01/26/2011
01/26/2011 Extension KalPa KalPa
04/14/2009
04/14/2009 Confirmed Frölunda HC KalPa
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