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Sweden Jan-Axel Alavaara
a.k.a. "Janne Alavaara"
EHC Linz / EBEL - 11/12
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Last added: Charlie Romeis
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alex Aleardi 40 26 37 63
2. Tommy Giroux 40 21 40 61
3. Danick Bouchard 39 30 26 56
4. Joël Champagne 39 21 34 55
5. Damien Fleury 38 24 29 53
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
45
Height
5'11" / 181 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
190 lbs / 86 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time EBEL Champion 1
2-time SHL Champion 2

Alavaara was a solid defenseman with solid all-around ability. He played a team-oriented game and always worked hard, putting his defensive play first.
- Ulf Andersson, EP

Team Staff profile of Jan-Axel Alavaara also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1992-93 Team Kiruna Division 1 21 4 1 5 30 | -
1993-94 Team Kiruna Division 1 31 3 11 14 54 | -
1994-95 Team Kiruna Division 1 35 7 5 12 38 | -
1995-96 MoDo Hockey SHL 31 2 0 2 14 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 2
1996-97 MoDo Hockey SHL 45 3 4 7 40 | -
1997-98 MoDo Hockey SHL 46 4 8 12 54 3 | Playoffs 8 1 2 3 40 3
1998-99 MoDo Hockey SHL 29 3 3 6 44 10 | Playoffs 13 4 1 5 20 4
1999-00 MoDo Hockey SHL 43 5 9 14 48 -1 | Playoffs 13 1 1 2 12 -4
2000-01 MODO Hockey SHL 39 3 8 11 22 10 | Playoffs 7 1 0 1 2 4
2001-02 Västra Frölunda HC SHL 50 5 11 16 28 -2 | Playoffs 10 1 3 4 10 -2
Sweden (all) International 12 1 0 1 10 | -
2002-03 Västra Frölunda HC SHL 49 4 6 10 71 2 | Playoffs 15 0 2 2 16 4
2003-04 Västra Frölunda HC SHL 50 2 10 12 98 17 | Playoffs 10 0 0 0 2 8
2004-05 Frölunda HC SHL 49 4 12 16 48 9 | Playoffs 14 1 1 2 18 2
2005-06 Frölunda HC SHL 50 4 6 10 76 10 | Playoffs 17 1 3 4 20 4
2006-07 Frölunda HC SHL 54 5 13 18 80 3 | -
2007-08 Kloten Flyers NLA 47 3 15 18 52 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 2
2008-09 Grizzly Adams Wolfsburg DEL 52 13 31 44 36 13 | Playoffs 10 2 4 6 10 -4
2009-10 Grizzly Adams Wolfsburg “A” DEL 50 6 22 28 48 14 | Playoffs 7 3 0 3 4 6
2010-11 Grizzly Adams Wolfsburg DEL 50 10 20 30 16 1 | Playoffs 9 1 5 6 6 1
2011-12 Skellefteå AIK SHL 38 1 7 8 30 0 | -
EHC Linz EBEL 9 2 5 7 2 2 | Playoffs 17 1 5 6 20 2
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1990-91 Norrbotten TV-Pucken - - - - - | -
1999-00 MoDo Hockey Euro HL 5 0 1 1 4 2 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0 0
2005-06 Frölunda HC ECC 2 0 0 0 12 -1 | -
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2012-13 MODO Hockey J20 SuperElit Asst. Coach
2013-14 MODO Hockey SHL Asst. Coach
2014-15 MODO Hockey SHL Asst. Coach
2015-16 MODO Hockey SHL Asst. Coach Released Nov. 3
2016-17 Buffalo Sabres NHL Scout Amateur Scout
2017-18 Buffalo Sabres NHL Scout Amateur Scout
2018-19 Adler Mannheim DEL Sports Manager
2019-20 Adler Mannheim DEL Sports Manager
2020-21 Adler Mannheim DEL Sports Manager
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
DEL 3 152 29 73 102 0.67 100 28 | 3 26 6 9 15 0.58 20 3
Division 1 3 87 14 17 31 0.36 122 0 | 0
EBEL 1 9 2 5 7 0.78 2 2 | 1 17 1 5 6 0.35 20 2
ECC 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 12 -1 | 0
Euro HL 1 5 0 1 1 0.20 4 2 | 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 0
International 1 12 1 0 1 0.08 10 0 | 0
NLA 1 47 3 15 18 0.38 52 0 | 1 5 0 1 1 0.20 2 0
SHL 13 573 45 97 142 0.25 653 61 | 10 114 10 13 23 0.20 142 23
TV-Pucken 1 - 0 0 0 - 0 0 | 0
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
04/05/2012
04/05/2012 Confirmed EHC Linz Retired
01/19/2012
01/19/2012 Confirmed Skellefteå AIK EHC Linz
04/28/2011
04/28/2011 Confirmed Grizzlys Wolfsburg Skellefteå AIK
02/09/2009
02/09/2009 Extension Grizzlys Wolfsburg Grizzlys Wolfsburg
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Grizzlys Wolfsburg

Cult/Star player for Kiruna IF

Career transactions
- 2012-04-04 • Announced his retirement
- 2012-01-19 • Signed by EHC Linz
- 2011-04-28 • Signed by Skellefteå
- 2009-02-09 • Signed to a two-year contract extension by Wolfsburg
- 2007-01-28 • Signed by Wolfsburg for following season
- 2006-03-26 • Signed to a two-year contract extension by Frölunda

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