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Finland Valtteri Filppula
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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Vadim Shipachyov 9 8 11 19
2. Philippe Maillet 10 6 8 14
3. Niko Ojamäki 10 8 4 12
4. Anton Burdasov 10 7 5 12
5. Sergei Plotnikov 11 6 6 12
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C/LW
Age
37
Height
6'0" / 182 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
190 lbs / 86 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Contract
21/22
Agency
Highlights
2-time U20 WJC Bronze Medal 2
1-time Olympic Bronze Medal 1
1-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 1

A good two-way forward with an excellent understanding of the game. A very good skater with good playmaking skills. A good passer who needs to develop the physical side of his game. Can play in any forward position. Works hard, useful as a penalty killer. (Matias Strozyk)

Brother: Ilari Filppula

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1998-99 Kiekko-Vantaa U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 10 1 7 8 4 |
1999-00 Kiekko-Vantaa U16 “A” U16 SM-sarja 14 14 18 32 8 | Playoffs 3 2 0 2 0
Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 8 2 0 2 0 |
2000-01 Jokerit U18 U18 SM-sarja 31 18 29 47 4 | Playoffs 6 4 4 8 0
Jokerit U20 U20 SM-liiga 1 0 1 1 0 |
Finland U17 WHC-17 - - - - - |
2001-02 Jokerit U18 U18 SM-sarja 1 0 1 1 0 | Playoffs 8 4 9 13 2
Jokerit U20 U20 SM-liiga 40 8 15 23 14 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
Finland U18 WJC-18 8 4 6 10 2 5 |
2002-03 Jokerit U20 U20 SM-liiga 35 16 37 53 14 18 | Playoffs 11 4 10 14 4 4
Finland U20 WJC-20 6 0 1 1 2 1 |
2003-04 Jokerit SM-liiga 49 5 13 18 6 -2 |
Suomi U20 Mestis 1 0 0 0 2 -1 |
Finland U20 WJC-20 7 4 5 9 2 3 |
2004-05 Jokerit SM-liiga 55 10 20 30 20 8 | Playoffs 12 5 6 11 2 7
Finland (all) International 6 0 0 0 2 |
2005-06 Detroit Red Wings NHL 4 0 1 1 2 1 |
Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 74 20 50 70 30 23 | Playoffs 16 7 9 16 4 -4
2006-07 Detroit Red Wings NHL 73 10 7 17 20 8 | Playoffs 18 3 2 5 2 -2
Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 3 2 2 4 2 2 |
2007-08 Detroit Red Wings NHL 78 19 17 36 28 16 | Playoffs 22 5 6 11 2 7
2008-09 Detroit Red Wings NHL 80 12 28 40 42 9 | Playoffs 23 3 13 16 8 8
2009-10 Detroit Red Wings NHL 55 11 24 35 24 -4 | Playoffs 12 4 5 9 6 1
Finland OG 6 3 0 3 0 1 |
Finland (all) International 6 3 0 3 0 1 |
2010-11 Detroit Red Wings NHL 71 16 23 39 22 -1 | Playoffs 11 2 6 8 6 5
2011-12 Detroit Red Wings NHL 81 23 43 66 14 18 | Playoffs 5 0 2 2 2 -3
Finland WC 10 4 6 10 6 1 |
Finland (all) International 10 4 6 10 6 1 |
2012-13 Jokerit SM-liiga 16 6 9 15 6 7 |
Detroit Red Wings NHL 41 9 8 17 6 -4 | Playoffs 14 2 4 6 4 -4
2013-14 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 75 25 33 58 20 5 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0 -4
2014-15 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 82 12 36 48 24 -14 | Playoffs 26 4 10 14 4 -6
2015-16 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 76 8 23 31 46 -6 | Playoffs 17 1 6 7 0 5
2016-17 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 59 7 27 34 24 1 |
Philadelphia Flyers NHL 20 5 3 8 2 -2 |
Finland “A” WCup 3 1 0 1 0 -3 |
Finland “A” WC 10 2 3 5 12 -3 |
Finland (all) International 18 4 3 7 14 -7 |
2017-18 Philadelphia Flyers “A” NHL 81 11 22 33 20 -7 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 2 -3
2018-19 New York Islanders NHL 72 17 14 31 16 19 | Playoffs 8 0 4 4 2 0
2019-20 Detroit Red Wings NHL 70 6 15 21 24 -42 |
2020-21 Detroit Red Wings NHL 38 6 9 15 12 -1 |
2021-22 Genève-Servette HC NL 8 4 5 9 2 -3 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2004-05 Finland EHT 6 0 0 0 2 |
2016-17 Finland EHT 2 1 0 1 0 1 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NL
Sat 25/09 Genève-Servette @ Ajoie
Fri 24/09 Genève-Servette vs Gottéron
Tue 21/09 Genève-Servette @ Biel-Bienne
Sat 18/09 Genève-Servette vs Lugano
Fri 17/09 Genève-Servette @ Lausanne
Tue 14/09 Genève-Servette vs Bern
Sat 11/09 Genève-Servette @ Langnau
Tue 07/09 Genève-Servette @ ZSC
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 2 77 22 52 74 0.96 32 25 | 1 16 7 9 16 1.00 4 -4
EHT 2 8 1 0 1 0.13 2 1 | 0
International 4 40 11 9 20 0.50 22 -5 | 0
International-Jr 1 8 2 0 2 0.25 0 - | 0
SM-liiga (Liiga) 3 120 21 42 63 0.53 32 13 | 1 12 5 6 11 0.92 2 7
Mestis 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 2 -1 | 0
NHL 16 1056 197 333 530 0.50 346 -4 | 12 166 25 61 86 0.52 38 4
NL 1 8 4 5 9 1.13 2 -3 | 0
OG 1 6 3 0 3 0.50 0 1 | 0
U16 SM-sarja 1 14 14 18 32 2.29 8 - | 1 3 2 0 2 0.67 0 -
U16 SM-sarja Q 1 10 1 7 8 0.80 4 - | 0
U18 SM-sarja 2 32 18 30 48 1.50 4 - | 2 14 8 13 21 1.50 2 -
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 3 76 24 53 77 1.01 28 18 | 2 12 4 10 14 1.17 4 4
WC 2 20 6 9 15 0.75 18 -2 | 0
WCup 1 3 1 0 1 0.33 0 -3 | 0
WHC-17 1 - - - - - - - | 0
WJC-18 1 8 4 6 10 1.25 2 5 | 0
WJC-20 2 13 4 6 10 0.77 4 4 | 0
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Teamwork
18
Puckhandling
15
Agility
15
Strength
14

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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Henrik Zetterberg (F) 2005-2021 10 Detroit Red Wings
Jimmy Howard (G) 2005-2020 9 Detroit Red Wings, Grand Rapids Griffins
Johan Franzén (F) 2005-2020 9 Detroit Red Wings
Niklas Kronwall (D) 2005-2013 8 Detroit Red Wings, Grand Rapids Griffins

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
08/24/2021
08/24/2021 Confirmed Detroit Red Wings Genève-Servette HC
07/01/2019
07/01/2019 Confirmed New York Islanders Detroit Red Wings
07/02/2018
07/02/2018 Confirmed Philadelphia Flyers New York Islanders
03/01/2017
03/01/2017 Confirmed Tampa Bay Lightning Philadelphia Flyers
07/05/2013
07/05/2013 Confirmed Detroit Red Wings Tampa Bay Lightning
09/21/2012
09/21/2012 Confirmed Detroit Red Wings Jokerit
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Cult/Star player for Detroit Red Wings

Cult/Star player for Finland

Cult/Star player for Grand Rapids Griffins

Cult/Star player for Jokerit

Cult/Star player for Jokerit U18

Cult/Star player for Tampa Bay Lightning

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