Mikko Kuukka

Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    6'3" / 190 cm
  • Weight
    205 lbs / 93 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract
    18/19
  • 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 Jr. C SM-sarja 14 2 2 4 4 | Playoffs 12 3 3 6 4
Ilves U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 1 1 0 1 0 |
2001-02 Ilves U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 26 3 11 14 12 | Playoffs 4 0 2 2 2
Ilves U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
2002-03 Ilves U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 13 4 8 12 12 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 4
Ilves U20 Jr. A 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 Jr. A SM-liiga 4 0 0 0 0 0 |
Ilves Liiga 48 1 1 2 14 2 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 4 0
2006-07 Ilves Liiga 54 4 1 5 64 8 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 4 -8
2007-08 Ilves Liiga 56 4 6 10 22 6 | Playoffs 9 0 0 0 2 -3
2008-09 Ilves Liiga 12 1 3 4 16 1 |
2009-10 Ilves “A” Liiga 58 1 12 13 58 6 | Relegation 4 0 3 3 2 4
Finland EHT 6 0 1 1 12 2 |
2010-11 Lukko Liiga 57 1 12 13 54 14 | Playoffs 13 0 0 0 33 -9
2011-12 Lukko Liiga 3 0 0 0 0 2 |
2012-13 Blues 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 - - - - - |
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 |
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 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Champions HL 20 0 3 3 0.15 20 1 |
Continental Cup 3 0 1 1 0.33 4 -1 |
EHT 6 0 1 1 0.17 12 2 |
Jr. A SM-liiga 19 1 3 4 0.21 12 -4 | 14 3 3 6 0.43 14 0
Jr. B SM-sarja 40 8 19 27 0.68 24 | 6 0 2 2 0.33 6
Jr. C SM-sarja 14 2 2 4 0.29 4 | 12 3 3 6 0.50 4
Liiga 568 14 65 79 0.14 441 62 | 67 2 8 10 0.15 71 -27
Mestis 2 1 1 2 1.00 0 1 |
WHL 137 7 36 43 0.31 37 -6 | 26 5 6 11 0.42 14 4
WJC-18 6 1 1 2 0.33 2 2 |
WJC-20 6 0 0 0 0.00 2 -3 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
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
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