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Finland Linda Leppänen

a.k.a. "Linda Välimäki"
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Database: 982 187 players
Last added: Théo Fortin
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Nick Schilkey 23 17 12 29
2. Pontus Näsén 22 4 24 28
3. David Bernhardt 22 8 19 27
4. Josh Dickinson 21 12 12 24
5. Nikola Pasic 22 11 13 24
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
32
Height
5'5" / 165 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
154 lbs / 70 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Contract
21/22
Highlights
1-time World Championship (W) Silver Medal 1
2-time World Championship (W) Bronze Medal 2
2-time Olympic (W) Bronze Medal 2

Husband: Jukka-Pekka Leppänen

Team Staff profile of Linda Leppänen also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2002-03 Y-Ilves SM-sarja (W) 14 4 4 8 2 - | Relegation 11 10 5 15 4 -
2003-04 Y-Ilves SM-sarja (W) 13 0 3 3 8 - |
Y-Ilves I-divisioona (W) 14 11 17 28 4 - |
2005-06 Ilves SM-sarja (W) 22 5 6 11 4 - | Playoffs 7 2 2 4 4 -
2006-07 Ilves SM-sarja (W) 21 13 7 20 10 - | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 2 -
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr (W) 7 10 3 13 6 - |
2007-08 Ilves SM-sarja (W) 18 27 20 47 8 - | Playoffs 8 3 3 6 2 -
Finland U18 WJC-18 (W) 5 5 2 7 8 3 |
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr (W) 11 10 5 15 12 - |
Finland (all) International (W) 3 0 0 0 0 - |
2008-09 Ilves SM-sarja (W) 24 29 18 47 14 - | Playoffs 7 3 4 7 6 -
Finland (all) International (W) 14 4 4 8 8 - |
2009-10 Ilves SM-sarja (W) 19 42 35 77 20 - | Playoffs 11 6 13 19 6 -
Suomi NMJ U16 SM-sarja 11 3 3 6 16 - |
Finland OG (W) 5 0 2 2 4 -1 |
Finland (all) International (W) 26 8 6 14 12 - |
2010-11 Blues SM-sarja (W) 11 19 9 28 8 - |
Suomi NMJ U16 SM-sarja 5 0 1 1 4 - |
Finland (all) International (W) 4 0 0 0 0 - |
2011-12 Blues SM-sarja (W) 1 0 1 1 0 - |
2012-13 Blues SM-sarja (W) 27 35 30 65 16 - | Playoffs 9 6 4 10 14 -
Finland WC (W) 6 0 2 2 4 -4 |
Finland (all) International (W) 21 3 10 13 10 - |
2013-14 Blues SM-sarja (W) 28 32 39 71 8 - | Playoffs 8 8 10 18 4 -
Finland OG (W) 6 1 2 3 0 0 |
Finland (all) International (W) 25 7 5 12 8 - |
2014-15 Blues “A” SM-sarja (W) 28 28 37 65 20 - | Playoffs 6 6 6 12 4 -
Finland WC (W) 4 2 0 2 0 -1 |
Finland (all) International (W) 11 4 3 7 4 - |
2015-16 Blues “A” SM-sarja (W) 28 31 39 70 16 - | Playoffs 6 5 5 10 0 -
Finland (all) International (W) 3 0 1 1 4 - |
2016-17 Espoo United “C” SM-sarja (W) 28 29 31 60 16 - | Playoffs 10 9 8 17 4 -
Finland WC (W) 6 1 2 3 4 4 |
Finland (all) International (W) 25 6 10 16 20 - |
2017-18 Ilves “C” Naisten Liiga (W) 25 30 28 58 8 - | Playoffs 8 5 8 13 8 -
Finland OG (W) 6 1 2 3 4 2 |
Finland (all) International (W) 25 5 5 10 10 - |
2018-19 Ilves Naisten Liiga (W) 28 36 35 71 18 - | Playoffs 7 3 7 10 2 -
Finland EHT (W) 3 1 1 2 4 -1 |
Finland WC (W) 7 1 0 1 0 2 |
Finland (all) International (W) 21 6 8 14 8 - |
2019-21 Did not play |
2021-22 Ilves Naisten Liiga (W) 1 0 0 0 0 - |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2006-07 Ilves EWCC (W) 3 0 0 0 0 0 |
Ilves U20 U20 SM-turnaus (W) 4 3 1 4 4 - |
2007-08 Ilves U20 U20 SM-turnaus (W) 6 9 7 16 0 - |
2008-09 Finland Universiade (W) 6 3 6 9 33 8 |
2009-10 Ilves U20 U20 SM-turnaus (W) 3 8 3 11 2 - |
2013-14 Blues EWCC (W) 6 2 6 8 6 0 |
2014-15 Blues “A” EWCC (W) 5 2 6 8 2 1 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2018-19 Ilves U20 U20 SM-turnaus (W) Head Coach
2020-21 Ilves Naisten Liiga (W) Head Coach
2021-22 Ilves U16 U16 SM-turnaus (W) Head Coach
Ilves U20 U20 SM-turnaus (W) Head Coach
Ilves Naisten Liiga (W) Head Coach
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
WC (W)
2019-04-14T20:00:00+0300 Finland @ USA
2019-04-13T16:00:00+0300 Finland @ Canada
2019-04-11T19:30:00+0300 Finland vs Czechia
2019-04-09T19:30:00+0300 Finland @ Canada
2019-04-08T16:00:00+0300 Finland vs Switzerland
2019-04-06T16:00:00+0300 Finland @ Russia
2019-04-04T19:30:00+0300 Finland vs USA
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
EHT (W) 1 3 1 1 2 0.67 4 -1 | 0
EWCC (W) 3 14 4 12 16 1.14 8 1 | 0
I-divisioona (W) 1 14 11 17 28 2.00 4 - | 0
International (W) 11 178 43 52 95 0.53 84 - | 0
International-Jr (W) 2 18 20 8 28 1.56 18 - | 0
Naisten Liiga (W) (SM-sarja (W)) 17 336 360 342 702 2.09 176 - | 13 104 67 77 144 1.38 60 -
OG (W) 3 17 2 6 8 0.47 8 1 | 0
U16 SM-sarja 2 16 3 4 7 0.44 20 - | 0
U20 SM-turnaus (W) 3 13 20 11 31 2.38 6 - | 0
Universiade (W) 1 6 3 6 9 1.50 33 8 | 0
WC (W) 4 23 4 4 8 0.35 8 1 | 0
WJC-18 (W) 1 5 5 2 7 1.40 8 3 | 0
Career Highlights
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Player Connections
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
07/24/2019
07/24/2019 Confirmed Ilves Retired
06/08/2018
06/08/2018 Extension Ilves Ilves
06/15/2017
06/15/2017 Confirmed Blues Ilves
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