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Finland Mikko Kuukka

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A
TP
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5
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0
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-4
10
1
1
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-4
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Database: 982 978 players
Last added: André Järlström
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Axel Holmström 27 9 19 28
2. Simon Hjalmarsson 25 8 20 28
3. Jerry Turkulainen 28 6 22 28
4. Joona Ikonen 26 15 12 27
5. Eemeli Suomi 22 8 18 26
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
37
Height
6'4" / 193 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
203 lbs / 92 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Contract
22/23
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
2021-22 Kiekko-Espoo Mestis 1 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Herning Blue Fox Denmark 36 1 4 5 43 1 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 2 -1
2022-23 Chamonix “A” Ligue Magnus 21 1 5 6 25 3 |
Projected Ligue Magnus 44 2 10 12 52 6 |
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 |
2021-22 Kiekko-Espoo Suomen Cup 4 0 3 3 0 - |
2022-23 Chamonix French Cup 1 0 0 0 0 - |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
Ligue Magnus
2022-12-04T18:35:00+0000 Chamonix vs Cergy-Pontoise
2022-12-02T19:00:00+0000 Chamonix @ Mulhouse
2022-11-25T19:00:00+0000 Chamonix @ Rouen
2022-11-22T20:05:00+0000 Chamonix vs Grenoble
2022-11-20T18:35:00+0000 Chamonix vs Bordeaux
2022-11-18T20:00:00+0000 Chamonix @ Nice
2022-11-15T20:05:00+0000 Chamonix vs Amiens
2022-11-04T19:00:00+0000 Chamonix @ Briançon
2022-10-28T20:30:00+0200 Chamonix @ Angers
2022-10-25T21:05:00+0200 Chamonix vs Gap
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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
Denmark 1 36 1 4 5 0.14 43 1 | 1 5 0 1 1 0.20 2 -1
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
French Cup 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 0
Ligue Magnus 1 21 1 5 6 0.29 25 3 | 0
Liiga (SM-liiga) 15 649 14 72 86 0.13 475 53 | 10 70 2 8 10 0.14 71 -25
Mestis 3 18 1 7 8 0.44 4 0 | 1 2 0 1 1 0.50 2 2
Suomen Cup 1 4 0 3 3 0.75 0 - | 0
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
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
08/29/2022
08/29/2022 Confirmed Herning Blue Fox Chamonix
10/01/2021
10/01/2021 Confirmed Kiekko-Espoo Herning Blue Fox
08/25/2021
08/25/2021 Extension Kiekko-Espoo Kiekko-Espoo
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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