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Finland Mikko Kuukka
#19 Kiekko-Espoo / Mestis - 20/21
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Last added: David Beaulieu
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Andrew Poturalski 44 9 34 43
2. Danny O'Regan 37 16 21 37
3. Cooper Marody 39 21 15 36
4. Riley Damiani 36 11 25 36
5. Tyler Benson 36 10 26 36
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
35
Height
6'3" / 190 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
205 lbs / 93 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Contract
20/21
Highlights
1-time Champions Hockey League Champion 1

Kuukka is a defensive defenseman with good size and work ethic. Handles the puck calmly.
- Ulf Andersson, EP

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2000-01 Ilves U16 U16 SM-sarja 14 2 2 4 4 | Playoffs 12 3 3 6 4
Ilves U18 U18 SM-sarja 1 1 0 1 0 |
2001-02 Ilves U18 U18 SM-sarja 26 3 11 14 12 | Playoffs 4 0 2 2 2
Ilves U20 U20 SM-liiga 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
2002-03 Ilves U18 U18 SM-sarja 13 4 8 12 12 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 4
Ilves U20 U20 SM-liiga 14 1 3 4 12 -4 | Relegation 14 3 3 6 14
Finland U18 WJC-18 6 1 1 2 2 2 |
2003-04 Red Deer Rebels WHL 72 4 12 16 25 -11 | Playoffs 19 3 2 5 12 1
2004-05 Red Deer Rebels WHL 65 3 24 27 12 5 | Playoffs 7 2 4 6 2 3
Finland U20 WJC-20 6 0 0 0 2 -3 |
2005-06 Ilves U20 U20 SM-liiga 4 0 0 0 0 0 |
Ilves SM-liiga 48 1 1 2 14 2 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 4 0
2006-07 Ilves SM-liiga 54 4 1 5 64 8 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 4 -8
2007-08 Ilves SM-liiga 56 4 6 10 22 6 | Playoffs 9 0 0 0 2 -3
2008-09 Ilves SM-liiga 12 1 3 4 16 1 |
2009-10 Ilves “A” SM-liiga 58 1 12 13 58 6 | Relegation 4 0 3 3 2 4
2010-11 Lukko SM-liiga 57 1 12 13 54 14 | Playoffs 13 0 0 0 33 -9
2011-12 Lukko SM-liiga 3 0 0 0 0 2 |
2012-13 Blues SM-liiga 53 0 9 9 34 3 |
2013-14 Blues Liiga 52 2 4 6 32 -1 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 10 -2
2014-15 Blues “A” Liiga 59 0 12 12 34 15 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0 -1
2015-16 Blues “A” Liiga 19 0 2 2 18 -3 |
2016-17 JYP Liiga 44 0 1 1 59 5 | Playoffs 13 2 3 5 12 -4
JYP-Akatemia Mestis 2 1 1 2 0 1 |
2017-18 JYP Liiga 53 0 2 2 36 4 | Playoffs 6 0 2 2 4 -4
2018-19 JYP Liiga 57 0 4 4 26 6 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 2
2019-20 Sheffield Steelers EIHL 18 0 3 3 10 4 |
Jukurit Liiga 24 0 3 3 8 -15 |
2020-21 Kiekko-Espoo Mestis 15 0 6 6 4 0 | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 2 2
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2006-07 Ilves Continental Cup 3 0 1 1 4 -1 |
2009-10 Finland EHT 6 0 1 1 12 2 |
2015-16 Blues “A” Champions HL 6 0 2 2 8 1 |
2016-17 JYP Champions HL 2 0 0 0 4 -1 |
2017-18 JYP Champions HL 12 0 1 1 8 1 |
2018-19 JYP Champions HL 6 0 0 0 0 -1 |
2019-20 Sheffield Steelers EIHL Cup 3 0 0 0 0 -3 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
Mestis
Thu 08/04 Kiekko-Espoo @ Hermes
Tue 06/04 Kiekko-Espoo vs Hermes
Sat 20/03 Kiekko-Espoo vs Kiekko-Vantaa
Fri 19/03 Kiekko-Espoo @ Peliitat
Fri 12/03 Kiekko-Espoo vs Peliitat
Fri 19/02 Kiekko-Espoo vs KOOVEE
Sat 13/02 Kiekko-Espoo @ Kiekko-Vantaa
Fri 12/02 Kiekko-Espoo @ TUTO Hockey
Sat 28/11 Kiekko-Espoo @ FPS
Wed 25/11 Kiekko-Espoo @ FPS
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Champions HL 4 26 0 3 3 0.12 20 0 | 0
Continental Cup 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 4 -1 | 0
EHT 1 6 0 1 1 0.17 12 2 | 0
EIHL 1 18 0 3 3 0.17 10 4 | 0
EIHL Cup 1 3 0 0 0 0.00 0 -3 | 0
Liiga (SM-liiga) 15 649 14 72 86 0.13 475 53 | 10 70 2 8 10 0.14 71 -25
Mestis 2 17 1 7 8 0.47 4 1 | 1 2 0 1 1 0.50 2 2
U16 SM-sarja 1 14 2 2 4 0.29 4 - | 1 12 3 3 6 0.50 4 -
U18 SM-sarja 3 40 8 19 27 0.68 24 - | 2 6 0 2 2 0.33 6 -
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 3 19 1 3 4 0.21 12 -4 | 1 14 3 3 6 0.43 14 -
WHL 2 137 7 36 43 0.31 37 -6 | 2 26 5 6 11 0.42 14 4
WJC-18 1 6 1 1 2 0.33 2 2 | 0
WJC-20 1 6 0 0 0 0.00 2 -3 | 0
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Strength
15
Shot Blocking
15
Hitting
15
Teamwork
14

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Career Highlights
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Ville Korhonen (F) 2002-2016 8 Blues, Ilves, Ilves U18, Ilves U20
Robert Rooba (F) 2012-2019 7 Blues, JYP, JYP-Akatemia
Toni Niemi (D) 2000-2009 7 Ilves, Ilves U16, Ilves U18, Ilves U20
Teemu Jääskeläinen (D) 2000-2008 6 Ilves, Ilves U18, Ilves U20

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
11/12/2020
11/12/2020 Extension Kiekko-Espoo Kiekko-Espoo
10/16/2020
10/16/2020 Confirmed Jukurit Kiekko-Espoo
12/12/2019
12/12/2019 Confirmed Sheffield Steelers Jukurit
10/11/2019
10/11/2019 Confirmed JYP Sheffield Steelers
09/07/2017
09/07/2017 Extension JYP JYP
05/04/2017
05/04/2017 Extension JYP JYP
09/26/2016
09/26/2016 Confirmed Blues JYP
12/17/2014
12/17/2014 Extension Blues Blues
02/12/2014
02/12/2014 Extension Blues Blues
05/02/2012
05/02/2012 Confirmed Lukko Blues
04/13/2010
04/13/2010 Confirmed Ilves Lukko
02/16/2009
02/16/2009 Extension Ilves Ilves
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2003, 1 #51 overall by Red Deer Rebels in the CHL Import Draft

Cult/Star player for Blues

Career transactions
- 2014-12-17 • Signed to a two-year contract extension with Blues
- 2014-02-12 • Signed to a one-year contract extension with Blues
- 2012-05-02 • Signed to a two-year contract with Blues
- 2010-04-13 • Signed to a two-year contract with Lukko
- 2009-02-16 • Signed to a one-year contract extension with Ilves
- 2007-05-24 • Signed to a one-year contract extension with Ilves
- 2005-05-23 • Signed to a three-year contract with Ilves
- 2003-2005 • Played in WHL at Red Deer Rebels

Other memorable moments
- 2014-09-30 • Played 400th Liiga game(vs.TPS)
- 2012-12-17 • Made men's National Team debut in the Channel One Cup (vs.Czech Republic)
- 2004-Dec. • Selected to U20 World Junior Championship roster
- 2003-Spr. • Selected to U18 World Junior Championship roster

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