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Finland Janne Pesonen
#20 Kärpät / Liiga - 19/20
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Last added: Arttu Kontsas
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Braden Doyle - - - -
2. Sean Farrell - - - -
3. Joey Musa - - - -
4. Jacob Quillan - - - -
5. Ryan Helliwell - - - -
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
LW/C
Age
39
Height
5'11" / 181 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
179 lbs / 81 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1
1-time KHL Gagarin Cup Champion 1
1-time SHL Champion 1
4-time SM-liiga Champion 4
He is a good skater and has good shot, which helps him being a capable scorer, Lasse Johansson (GM Skellefteå) 2014
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1997-98 Hokki U16 U16 SM-sarja 16 3 4 7 8 |
1998-99 Hokki II-divisioona 2 0 0 0 0 |
1999-00 Kärpät U18 U18 SM-sarja 33 6 12 18 30 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 0
2000-01 Kärpät U20 U20 SM-liiga 41 9 22 31 18 | Playoffs 6 1 1 2 0
2001-02 Kärpät U20 U20 SM-liiga 42 12 19 31 18 | Playoffs 3 2 0 2 2
Kärpät SM-liiga 9 2 0 2 0 1 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0
2002-03 Hokki Mestis 40 14 21 35 62 5 | Playoffs 3 2 0 2 4 1
Finland II (all) International 4 1 0 1 2 0 |
2003-04 Kärpät SM-liiga 56 17 13 30 28 15 | Playoffs 15 1 1 2 4 2
Finland (all) International 3 0 0 0 2 |
2004-05 Kärpät SM-liiga 55 11 18 29 42 11 | Playoffs 12 2 0 2 0 -1
2005-06 Kärpät SM-liiga 53 8 14 22 34 10 | Playoffs 11 4 0 4 8 0
2006-07 Kärpät SM-liiga 56 22 33 55 38 22 | Playoffs 9 4 3 7 10 7
Finland (all) International 6 3 0 3 0 |
2007-08 Kärpät “A” SM-liiga 56 34 44 78 58 37 | Playoffs 14 7 9 16 10 9
Finland (all) International 8 3 3 6 6 0 |
2008-09 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 7 0 0 0 0 -3 |
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 70 32 50 82 33 13 | Playoffs 5 1 5 6 0 0
2009-10 Ak Bars Kazan KHL 42 14 11 25 12 15 | Playoffs 8 1 0 1 4 2
Finland (all) International 1 0 0 0 0 1 |
2010-11 Ak Bars Kazan KHL 46 14 13 27 28 5 | Playoffs 8 3 1 4 4 0
Finland WC 9 2 5 7 4 2 |
Finland (all) International 14 3 5 8 6 -2 |
2011-12 HIFK SM-liiga 38 13 15 28 18 11 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0 -2
Finland WC 9 1 2 3 2 -3 |
Finland (all) International 22 8 9 17 43 6 |
2012-13 Ak Bars Kazan KHL 45 17 10 27 42 10 | Playoffs 18 4 8 12 28 7
Finland WC 9 2 6 8 27 4 |
Finland (all) International 13 3 8 11 27 5 |
2013-14 Ak Bars Kazan “A” KHL 48 16 6 22 18 13 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 6 -3
Finland (all) International 3 0 1 1 0 -1 |
2014-15 Ak Bars Kazan KHL 22 7 3 10 8 2 |
Skellefteå AIK SHL 20 16 10 26 14 4 | Playoffs 15 4 6 10 2 6
Finland WC 8 1 4 5 2 3 |
Finland (all) International 10 2 4 6 2 2 |
2015-16 Skellefteå AIK SHL 21 11 11 22 2 9 | Playoffs 16 3 5 8 0 4
2016-17 HC Ambrì-Piotta “A” NLA 49 13 21 34 18 -7 | Relegation 8 2 1 3 2 -1
2017-18 Växjö Lakers HC SHL 30 8 14 22 4 10 | Playoffs 12 3 5 8 2 6
Finland WC 8 2 2 4 0 3 |
Finland (all) International 10 2 3 5 0 4 |
2018-19 Växjö Lakers HC SHL 42 17 13 30 18 8 | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 0 1
Finland (all) International 3 0 0 0 0 0 |
2019-20 Kärpät Liiga 27 6 9 15 14 10 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2002-03 Finland II Nagano Cup 3 1 0 1 0 0 |
2003-04 Finland EHT 3 0 0 0 2 |
2004-05 Kärpät ECC 3 0 0 0 2 -1 |
2005-06 Kärpät ECC 3 0 0 0 2 -1 |
2006-07 Finland EHT 6 3 0 3 0 |
2007-08 Kärpät “A” ECC 2 3 0 3 0 0 |
Finland EHT 8 3 3 6 6 0 |
2009-10 Finland EHT 1 0 0 0 0 1 |
2010-11 Finland EHT 5 1 0 1 2 -4 |
2011-12 Finland EHT 9 5 4 9 41 8 |
2012-13 Finland EHT 2 1 1 2 0 1 |
2013-14 Finland EHT 3 0 1 1 0 -1 |
2014-15 Finland EHT 2 1 0 1 0 -1 |
2015-16 Skellefteå AIK Champions HL 8 4 5 9 0 4 |
2017-18 Växjö Lakers HC Champions HL 7 1 5 6 2 2 |
Finland EHT 2 0 1 1 0 1 |
2018-19 Växjö Lakers HC Champions HL 5 2 1 3 2 2 |
Finland EHT 3 0 0 0 0 0 |
2019-20 Kärpät Champions HL 4 2 0 2 0 0 |
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 70 32 50 82 1.17 33 13 | 1 5 1 5 6 1.20 0 0
Champions HL 4 24 9 11 20 0.83 4 8 | 0
ECC 3 8 3 0 3 0.38 4 -2 | 0
EHT 11 44 14 10 24 0.55 51 5 | 0
II-divisioona 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 0
International 12 97 25 33 58 0.60 88 15 | 0
KHL 5 203 68 43 111 0.55 108 45 | 4 40 9 11 20 0.50 42 6
SM-liiga (Liiga) 8 350 113 146 259 0.74 232 117 | 7 66 18 14 32 0.48 32 15
Mestis 1 40 14 21 35 0.88 62 5 | 1 3 2 0 2 0.67 4 1
Nagano Cup 1 3 1 0 1 0.33 0 0 | 0
NHL 1 7 0 0 0 0.00 0 -3 | 0
NLA (NL) 1 49 13 21 34 0.69 18 -7 | 1 8 2 1 3 0.38 2 -1
SHL 4 113 52 48 100 0.88 38 31 | 4 49 10 17 27 0.55 4 17
U16 SM-sarja 1 16 3 4 7 0.44 8 - | 0
U18 SM-sarja 1 33 6 12 18 0.55 30 - | 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 0 -
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 2 83 21 41 62 0.75 36 - | 2 9 3 1 4 0.44 2 -
WC 5 43 8 19 27 0.63 35 9 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Topi Jaakola (D) 1999-2015 14 Finland, Finland, Finland (all), Kärpät, Kärpät U18, Kärpät U20
Mika Pyörälä (F) 2000-2020 12 Finland, Finland, Finland (all), Kärpät, Kärpät U20
Lasse Kukkonen (D) 2001-2020 12 Finland, Finland, Finland (all), Kärpät, Kärpät U20
Juhamatti Aaltonen (F) 2003-2020 12 Finland, Finland, Finland (all), Kärpät

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
10/22/2020
10/22/2020 Confirmed Kärpät Retired
05/16/2019
05/16/2019 Confirmed Växjö Lakers HC Kärpät
07/11/2017
07/11/2017 Confirmed HC Ambrì-Piotta Växjö Lakers HC
10/09/2016
10/09/2016 Extension HC Ambrì-Piotta HC Ambrì-Piotta
08/25/2016
08/25/2016 Confirmed Skellefteå AIK HC Ambrì-Piotta
12/30/2014
12/30/2014 Confirmed Ak Bars Kazan Skellefteå AIK
12/16/2014
12/16/2014 Confirmed Ak Bars Kazan Unknown
06/01/2014
06/01/2014 Extension Ak Bars Kazan Ak Bars Kazan
06/18/2013
06/18/2013 Extension Ak Bars Kazan Ak Bars Kazan
06/01/2012
06/01/2012 Confirmed HIFK Ak Bars Kazan
10/07/2011
10/07/2011 Confirmed Ak Bars Kazan HIFK
08/04/2010
08/04/2010 Extension Ak Bars Kazan Ak Bars Kazan
08/04/2009
08/04/2009 Confirmed Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Ak Bars Kazan
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Cult/Star player for Hokki

Cult/Star player for Kärpät

Cult/Star player for Skellefteå AIK

Career transactions
- 2010-08-04 • Signed to a one-year contract extension by Ak Bars Kazan
- 2009-08-04 • Signed to a one-year contract by Ak Bars Kazan
- 2008-07-07 • Signed to a one-year contract by the Pittsburgh Penguins
- 2003-05-07 • Signed to a one-year contract extension by Hokki

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