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Finland Petteri Nokelainen

#29 SaiPa / Liiga - 15/16
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Last added: Nathan Rossi
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jordan Dumais 25 19 35 54
2. Alexandre Doucet 29 25 23 48
3. Zachary Bolduc 24 15 28 43
4. Joshua Roy 25 18 24 42
5. Maxime Pellerin 29 17 25 42
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
36
Height
6'1" / 185 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
190 lbs / 86 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Bronze Medal 1
1-time U18 WJC Most Points 1

Nokelainen is a smart center with a sound two-way game. Is very good defensively and on the penalty kill. Has decent offensive instincts, but isn't a natural goal scorer.
- Ulf Andersson, EP

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2000-01 SaiPa U16 U16 SM-sarja 13 5 4 9 10 - | Playoffs 3 1 0 1 8 -
2001-02 SaiPa U16 U16 SM-sarja 14 18 8 26 18 - | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 0 -
SaiPa U18 U18 SM-sarja 6 2 1 3 14 - |
Finland U16 (all) “C” International-Jr 6 3 0 3 12 - |
2002-03 SaiPa U18 U18 SM-sarja 10 3 8 11 18 - |
SaiPa U20 U20 SM-liiga 28 7 4 11 28 1 | Playoffs 3 1 0 1 4 -6
SaiPa SM-liiga 2 1 0 1 2 1 |
Finland U17 (all) “C” International-Jr 10 3 6 9 14 - |
Finland U18 WJC-18 6 1 0 1 6 1 |
2003-04 SaiPa U20 U20 SM-liiga 10 5 3 8 4 6 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0 0
SaiPa SM-liiga 40 4 4 8 16 -4 |
Suomi U20 Mestis 3 0 1 1 0 1 |
Finland U18 “A” WJC-18 6 5 6 11 16 5 |
Finland U20 WJC-20 7 1 0 1 0 2 |
2004-05 SaiPa SM-liiga 52 15 5 20 34 -12 |
Finland U20 WJC-20 6 1 4 5 2 -6 |
2005-06 New York Islanders NHL 15 1 1 2 4 -1 |
2006-07 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 60 6 10 16 51 -11 |
2007-08 Boston Bruins NHL 57 7 3 10 19 0 | Playoffs 7 0 2 2 4 1
Providence Bruins AHL 8 3 5 8 4 -1 | Playoffs 6 4 1 5 0 2
2008-09 Boston Bruins NHL 33 0 3 3 10 -1 |
Anaheim Ducks NHL 17 4 2 6 6 3 | Playoffs 9 0 0 0 2 -1
2009-10 Anaheim Ducks NHL 50 4 7 11 21 -7 |
Phoenix Coyotes NHL 17 1 1 2 6 -2 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 2 -1
2010-11 Jokerit SM-liiga 46 11 16 27 116 1 | Playoffs 7 2 0 2 12 -1
Finland WC 9 1 1 2 8 1 |
2011-12 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 5 0 1 1 0 -1 |
Montréal Canadiens NHL 51 3 3 6 37 -5 |
2012-13 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 17 2 2 4 21 -10 |
2013-14 Brynäs IF SHL 19 4 3 7 12 7 | Playoffs 5 0 3 3 2 -1
2014-15 Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod KHL 26 7 3 10 32 1 |
2015-16 SaiPa Liiga 10 4 4 8 6 10 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2010-11 Jokerit ET 0 0 0 0 0 - | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 -
Finland EHT 3 1 0 1 2 1 |
2011-12 Finland EHT 3 0 0 0 2 1 |
2013-14 Brynäs IF ET 4 0 3 3 6 - |
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 3 85 11 17 28 0.33 76 -22 | 1 6 4 1 5 0.83 0 2
EHT 2 6 1 0 1 0.17 4 2 | 0
ET 2 4 0 3 3 0.75 6 - | 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 -
International-Jr 2 16 6 6 12 0.75 26 - | 0
KHL 1 26 7 3 10 0.38 32 1 | 0
Liiga (SM-liiga) 5 150 35 29 64 0.43 174 -4 | 1 7 2 0 2 0.29 12 -1
Mestis 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 0 1 | 0
NHL 5 245 20 21 41 0.17 103 -14 | 3 21 0 2 2 0.10 8 -1
SHL 1 19 4 3 7 0.37 12 7 | 1 5 0 3 3 0.60 2 -1
U16 SM-sarja 2 27 23 12 35 1.30 28 - | 2 5 1 1 2 0.40 8 -
U18 SM-sarja 2 16 5 9 14 0.88 32 - | 0
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 2 38 12 7 19 0.50 32 7 | 2 7 1 1 2 0.29 4 -6
WC 1 9 1 1 2 0.22 8 1 | 0
WJC-18 2 12 6 6 12 1.00 22 6 | 0
WJC-20 2 13 2 4 6 0.46 2 -4 | 0
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
07/28/2015
07/28/2015 Confirmed No team SaiPa
11/24/2014
11/24/2014 Confirmed Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod Unknown
05/22/2014
05/22/2014 Confirmed Brynäs IF Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod
08/16/2013
08/16/2013 Confirmed Hamilton Bulldogs Brynäs IF
06/29/2012
06/29/2012 Extension Montréal Canadiens Montréal Canadiens
10/23/2011
10/23/2011 Confirmed Phoenix Coyotes Montréal Canadiens
05/20/2011
05/20/2011 Confirmed Jokerit Phoenix Coyotes
08/27/2010
08/27/2010 Confirmed Phoenix Coyotes Jokerit
03/03/2010
03/03/2010 Confirmed Anaheim Ducks Phoenix Coyotes
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Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Ketterä

Cult/Star player for SaiPa

- 2009-07-25 • Signed to a one-year contract extension by the Anaheim Ducks
- 2009-03-04 • Traded to the Anaheim Ducks for S. Montador
- 2008-07-08 • Re-signed to a two-year contract by the Boston Bruins
- 2007-09-11 • Traded to the Boston Bruins for B. Walter, 2009 2nd rounder (later traded to Columbus - K. Lynch)
- 2005-04-23 • Signed to a three-year, entry-level contract by the New York Islanders

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