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Finland Jesse Niinimäki
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Database: 891 170 players
Last added: Christophe Rochette
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Brett Pollock 9 4 10 14
2. Sebastian Benker 9 8 4 12
3. Tyler Vesel 9 7 5 12
4. Emil Berglund 9 2 10 12
5. Fredrik Forsberg 9 5 6 11
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C/RW
Age
38
Height
6'3" / 190 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
196 lbs / 89 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Bronze Medal 1


Brother: Jarno Niinimäki

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1998-99 Tappara U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 10 1 7 8 8 |
Tappara U16 U16 SM-sarja 22 7 22 29 18 | Playoffs 4 0 2 2 2
1999-00 Tappara U18 U18 SM-sarja 14 0 0 0 4 |
Ilves U18 U18 SM-sarja 14 0 5 5 6 |
2000-01 Ilves U18 U18 SM-sarja 16 3 5 8 40 |
Ilves U20 U20 SM-liiga 18 2 4 6 6 |
2001-02 Ilves U20 U20 SM-liiga 27 9 23 32 54 7 |
Ilves SM-liiga 16 2 4 6 4 2 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 -2
2002-03 Ilves U20 U20 SM-liiga 6 0 3 3 2 0 | Relegation 3 2 4 6 2
Ilves SM-liiga 41 4 13 17 12 -14 |
Sport Mestis 2 0 1 1 10 -3 |
Finland U20 WJC-20 7 1 3 4 0 2 |
2003-04 Ilves SM-liiga 10 3 3 6 2 1 |
2004-05 Ilves SM-liiga 18 4 4 8 8 1 |
Edmonton Road Runners AHL 24 1 0 1 2 -6 |
2005-06 Jokerit SM-liiga 34 4 8 12 14 -11 |
JYP SM-liiga 19 6 8 14 12 -7 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 -1
2006-07 Luleå HF Elitserien 37 7 8 15 20 -1 |
Krefeld Pinguine DEL 9 4 9 13 4 0 | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 0 -5
2007-08 Luleå HF Elitserien 5 0 0 0 0 0 |
HC Davos NLA 5 1 0 1 4 |
HPK SM-liiga 17 1 4 5 4 -11 |
2008-09 Olimpija Ljubljana EBEL 8 1 1 2 8 -9 |
LeKi Mestis 2 1 0 1 0 0 |
Ilves SM-liiga 24 4 2 6 18 -8 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 0
2009-10 Ilves SM-liiga 55 14 20 34 36 0 | Relegation 5 1 5 6 4 3
LeKi Mestis 3 1 2 3 0 0 |
2010-11 Ilves SM-liiga 57 17 32 49 20 -4 | Playoffs 6 1 5 6 2 1
2011-12 Ilves SM-liiga 47 5 31 36 20 -4 | Relegation 5 0 0 0 4 -1
2012-13 Ilves SM-liiga 27 2 9 11 4 -10 |
Pelicans SM-liiga 16 2 6 8 6 -6 |
2013-14 Pelicans Liiga 50 9 20 29 14 -2 | Playoffs 7 0 2 2 0 0
2014-15 Amur Khabarovsk KHL 23 4 2 6 22 -7 |
Brynäs IF SHL 11 0 3 3 4 -4 |
Ilves Liiga 10 2 5 7 2 -5 |
2015-16 LeKi Mestis 3 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Fassa Italy 19 12 13 25 10 | Playoffs 5 2 3 5 6
2016-17 Yunost Minsk Belarus 39 7 34 41 22 14 | Playoffs 13 2 3 5 4 2
2017-18 Nikko Icebucks Asia League 0 0 0 0 0 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2016-17 Yunost Minsk Belarus Cup 3 2 1 3 0 3 | Playoffs 4 2 2 4 0 -2
Yunost Minsk Champions HL 6 2 2 4 2 -1 |
2017-18 Nikko Icebucks Japan Cup 1 0 0 0 0 |
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 24 1 0 1 0.04 2 -6 | 0
Asia League 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - | 0
Belarus 1 39 7 34 41 1.05 22 14 | 1 13 2 3 5 0.38 4 2
Belarus Cup 1 3 2 1 3 1.00 0 3 | 1 4 2 2 4 1.00 0 -2
Champions HL 1 6 2 2 4 0.67 2 -1 | 0
DEL 1 9 4 9 13 1.44 4 0 | 1 2 0 1 1 0.50 0 -5
EBEL (ICEHL) 1 8 1 1 2 0.25 8 -9 | 0
Italy 1 19 12 13 25 1.32 10 - | 1 5 2 3 5 1.00 6 -
Japan Cup 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 0
KHL 1 23 4 2 6 0.26 22 -7 | 0
Liiga (SM-liiga) 13 441 79 169 248 0.56 176 -78 | 7 32 2 12 14 0.44 10 0
Mestis 4 10 2 3 5 0.50 10 -4 | 0
NLA (NL) 1 5 1 0 1 0.20 4 - | 0
SHL (Elitserien) 3 53 7 11 18 0.34 24 -5 | 0
U16 SM-sarja 1 22 7 22 29 1.32 18 - | 1 4 0 2 2 0.50 2 -
U16 SM-sarja Q 1 10 1 7 8 0.80 8 - | 0
U18 SM-sarja 2 44 3 10 13 0.30 50 - | 0
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 3 51 11 30 41 0.80 62 7 | 1 3 2 4 6 2.00 2 -
WJC-20 1 7 1 3 4 0.57 0 2 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Ville Koistinen (D) 1999-2013 8 Ilves, Ilves U18, Ilves U20
Tommi Välimaa (F) 2008-2016 7 Ilves, LeKi
Arto Tukio (D) 2000-2013 7 Ilves, Ilves U20
Juha Leimu (D) 1999-2014 7 Ilves U18, Ilves U20, LeKi, Pelicans

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
07/20/2017
07/20/2017 Confirmed Yunost Minsk Nikko Icebucks
07/08/2016
07/08/2016 Confirmed Fassa Yunost Minsk
12/19/2015
12/19/2015 Confirmed LeKi Fassa
10/23/2015
10/23/2015 Confirmed No team LeKi
02/09/2015
02/09/2015 Confirmed Brynäs IF Ilves
01/22/2015
01/22/2015 Confirmed Brynäs IF Unknown
12/02/2014
12/02/2014 Confirmed Amur Khabarovsk Brynäs IF
05/20/2014
05/20/2014 Confirmed Pelicans Amur Khabarovsk
01/16/2013
01/16/2013 Confirmed Ilves Pelicans
12/27/2010
12/27/2010 Extension Ilves Ilves
04/12/2010
04/12/2010 Extension Ilves Ilves
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