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Finland Waltteri Merelä

#9 Tappara / Liiga - 22/23
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GAMES
GP
G
A
TP
+/-
5
2
1
3
-4
6
2
1
3
-3
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Database: 965 448 players
Last added: Nikita Alexandrov
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jaycee Magwood 4 2 5 7
2. Emma Nordin 4 6 0 6
3. Noora Tulus 4 2 4 6
4. Jenni Hiirikoski 4 0 6 6
5. Hannah Clayton-Carroll 4 4 1 5
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
RW
Age
24
Height
6'2" / 188 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
196 lbs / 89 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Contract
23/24
Highlights
1-time Liiga Champion 1
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2013-14 Uplakers U17 U17 Mestis 28 8 27 35 18 - |
2014-15 Tappara U17 U17 SM-sarja 39 13 16 29 39 - | Playoffs 4 4 1 5 4 -
2015-16 Tappara U18 U18 SM-sarja 43 5 7 12 4 - |
2016-17 Tappara U20 U20 SM-liiga 30 4 6 10 6 2 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0 0
2017-18 Tappara U20 U20 SM-liiga 36 10 14 24 10 6 | Playoffs 7 2 2 4 2 0
2018-19 Pelicans U20 U20 SM-liiga 32 22 32 54 67 24 | Playoffs 10 3 6 9 12 4
Pelicans Liiga 9 0 1 1 0 -4 |
Peliitat Mestis 9 1 4 5 0 -1 |
2019-20 Pelicans U20 U20 SM-liiga 2 1 2 3 6 4 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0
Pelicans Liiga 48 7 11 18 16 -3 |
Peliitat Mestis 10 3 4 7 14 -1 |
2020-21 Pelicans Liiga 57 10 17 27 55 12 | Playoffs 5 1 0 1 4 3
2021-22 Tappara Liiga 57 21 23 44 38 31 | Playoffs 15 1 7 8 8 7
Finland (all) International 3 1 0 1 0 0 |
2022-23 Tappara Liiga 6 2 1 3 2 -3 |
Projected Liiga 60 20 10 30 20 -30 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2019-20 Pelicans Champions HL 5 1 2 3 6 -1 |
2021-22 Tappara Champions HL 11 3 4 7 8 -2 |
Finland EHT 3 1 0 1 0 0 |
2022-23 Tappara Champions HL 4 2 1 3 0 0 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
Liiga
2022-09-24T14:00:00+0000 Tappara vs Jukurit
2022-09-23T15:30:00+0000 Tappara @ Ilves
2022-09-21T15:30:00+0000 Tappara vs HPK
2022-09-17T14:00:00+0000 Tappara @ Kärpät
2022-09-13T15:30:00+0000 Tappara vs TPS
2022-09-13T15:30:00+0000 Tappara vs TPS
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Champions HL 3 20 6 7 13 0.65 14 -3 | 0
EHT 1 3 1 0 1 0.33 0 0 | 0
International 1 3 1 0 1 0.33 0 0 | 0
Liiga 5 177 40 53 93 0.53 111 33 | 2 20 2 7 9 0.45 12 10
Mestis 2 19 4 8 12 0.63 14 -2 | 0
U17 Mestis 1 28 8 27 35 1.25 18 - | 0
U17 SM-sarja 1 39 13 16 29 0.74 39 - | 1 4 4 1 5 1.25 4 -
U18 SM-sarja 1 43 5 7 12 0.28 4 - | 0
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 4 100 37 54 91 0.91 89 36 | 4 20 5 8 13 0.65 14 4
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Shooting Accuracy
15
Teamwork
13
Strength
13
Speed
13

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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Lassi Vanhatalo (F) 2014-2022 5 Tappara, Tappara U17, Tappara U18, Tappara U20
Casimir Jürgens (D) 2018-2023 5 Pelicans, Tappara
Jeremi Wehmas (D) 2014-2018 4 Tappara U17, Tappara U18, Tappara U20
Kristian Tanus (F) 2016-2023 4 Tappara, Tappara U20

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
02/15/2022
02/15/2022 Extension Tappara Tappara
05/19/2021
05/19/2021 Confirmed Pelicans Tappara
05/10/2019
05/10/2019 Extension Pelicans U20 Pelicans
11/21/2018
11/21/2018 Loan Pelicans U20 Peliitat
08/07/2018
08/07/2018 Confirmed Tappara U20 Pelicans U20
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