PRIMARY MENU
Stats Teams Leagues Nations Awards Free Agents Draft Center Drafts
SIDEBAR MENU

© Photo: Timo Savela

Player Gallery (5)
Finland Antero Niittymäki
TPS / SM-liiga - 12/13
Pronunciation Bookmark Add to Roster
69 333
Database: 794 209 players
Last added: Dmitri Kamenev
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Lukas Herzog -
2. Jean-Philippe Lamoureux -
3. Dominique Heinrich - - - -
4. Daniel Jakubitzka - - - -
5. Derek Joslin - - - -
Show More
Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
40
Height
6'1" / 185 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
190 lbs / 86 kg
Nation
Catches
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time Olympic Silver Medal 1
1-time World Championship Bronze Medal 1
1-time Olympic Bronze Medal 1
1-time AHL Calder Cup Champion 1
2-time SM-liiga Champion 2

Son: Aatu Niittymäki

Team Staff profile of Antero Niittymäki also available
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 TPS U16 U16 SM-sarja - - - | Playoffs 7 2.40 -
1996-97 TPS U18 U18 SM-sarja - - - | Playoffs - - -
Finland U17 WHC-17 - - - | -
Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 5 2.00 - | -
1997-98 TPS U18 U18 SM-sarja - - - | Playoffs 1 1.00 -
TPS U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 19 1.80 .927 | Playoffs 4 1.91 .929
Finland U18 EJC-18 1 4.00 .867 | -
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 8 3.50 .890 | -
1998-99 TPS U20 U20 SM-sarja 35 1.72 .924 | Playoffs 6 2.32 .905
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 2 1.50 .942 | -
1999-00 TPS U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 1 1.00 .962 | Playoffs 1 5.00 .886
TPS SM-liiga 32 2.15 .930 | Playoffs 8 1.72 .944
Finland U20 WJC-20 5 2.45 .895 | -
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 9 2.45 - | -
2000-01 TPS U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 0 - - | Playoffs 2 2.00 .939
TPS SM-liiga 21 2.48 .907 | Playoffs 0 - -
Finland (all) International 1 2.00 .928 | -
2001-02 TPS SM-liiga 27 1.84 .937 | Playoffs 4 2.23 .926
Finland (all) International 2 3.84 .849 | -
2002-03 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 40 2.58 .903 | -
2003-04 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 3 1.00 .961 0 00 0 000 000 | -
Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 49 2.02 .924 | Playoffs 12 1.81 .926
2004-05 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 58 2.07 .924 | Playoffs 21 1.75 .943
2005-06 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 46 2.97 .895 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 2 4.13 .828 0 00 0 000 00
Finland OG 6 0 1.34 .951 0 000 0 000 000 | -
Finland WC 4 0 1.70 .927 0 00 0 000 000 | -
2006-07 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 52 3.38 .894 000 0000 0 0000 0000 | -
2007-08 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 28 2.91 .907 00 000 0 0000 0000 | -
2008-09 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 32 2.76 .912 00 000 0 0000 0000 | -
2009-10 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 49 2.87 .909 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | -
Finland OG 0 0 - - | -
2010-11 San Jose Sharks NHL 24 2.71 .896 00 000 0 0000 0000 | Playoffs 2 0.66 .967 0 00 0 000 00
2011-12 Worcester Sharks AHL 5 3.01 .890 00 000 0 000 000 | -
Syracuse Crunch AHL 8 4.05 .867 00 000 0 000 000 | -
2012-13 TPS SM-liiga 14 2.83 .902 | -
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1997-98 Finland U18 Viking Cup - - - | -
1999-00 TPS Euro HL 4 2.46 .903 | Playoffs 1 4.93 .902
2001-02 TPS Spengler Cup - - - | -
2012-13 TPS ET 4 2.54 .917 | -
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2013-14 Philadelphia Flyers NHL Scout European Scout
2014-15 Philadelphia Flyers NHL Scout European Scout
TPS Liiga Sports Manager Interim; succeeded Ari Vuori midseason
2015-16 Philadelphia Flyers NHL Scout European Scout
TPS Liiga Sports Manager
2016-17 TPS Liiga Sports Manager
2017-18 TPS Liiga Sports Manager
2018-19 TPS Liiga Sports Manager
2019-20 TPS Liiga Sports Manager Resigned on October 20
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 4 160 3.60 .877 00 000 0 000 000 | 2 33
EJC-18 1 1 4.00 .867 | 0
ET 1 4 2.54 .917 | 0
Euro HL 1 4 2.46 .903 | 1 1 4.93 .902
International 2 3 | 0
International-Jr 4 24 | 0
SM-liiga (Liiga) 4 94 | 3 12
NHL 7 234 2.95 .902 000 0000 0 000000 00000 | 2 4 2.20 .898 0 00 0 000 000
OG 2 6 00 1.34 .951 0 000 0 000 000 | 0
Spengler Cup 1 - | 0
U16 SM-sarja 1 - | 1 7 2.40
U18 SM-sarja 2 - | 2 1 1.00
U20 SM-sarja (Jr. A SM-liiga) 4 55 | 4 13
Viking Cup 1 - | 0
WC 1 4 0 1.70 .927 0 00 0 000 000 | 0
WHC-17 1 - | 0
WJC-20 1 5 2.45 .895 | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
04/12/2013
04/12/2013 Confirmed TPS Retired
08/21/2012
08/21/2012 Confirmed Syracuse Crunch TPS
07/01/2010
07/01/2010 Confirmed Tampa Bay Lightning San Jose Sharks
07/10/2009
07/10/2009 Confirmed Philadelphia Flyers Tampa Bay Lightning
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Finland

Cult/Star player for TPS

Post a scouting report/trivia/player comment in English (visible here)
Log in or go premium to post and read comments