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Sweden Petri Liimatainen

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Last added: Jonas Lundström
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Connor Bedard 38 45 46 91
2. Zach Benson 44 27 45 72
3. Logan Stankoven 32 27 44 71
4. Kai Uchacz 50 39 28 67
5. Koehn Ziemmer 47 29 38 67
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
53
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
196 lbs / 89 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time U18 EJC Gold Medal 1
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Silver Medal 1
1-time TV-Pucken Bronze Medal 1
1-time DEL Champion 1
1-time SHL Champion 1

Liimatainen was a mobile defenseman with good speed and on-ice-vision. He had a good release and was especially valuable with a man advantage.

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1984-85 AIK J18 J18 Elit - - - - - - |
Sweden U16 (all) International-Jr 3 0 1 1 - - |
1985-86 AIK J18 J18 Elit - - - - - - |
AIK J20 Juniorserien - - - - - - |
Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 2 0 0 0 - - |
1986-87 AIK J20 Juniorserien - - - - - - |
AIK Division 1 1 0 0 0 0 - |
Sweden U18 EJC-18 7 1 2 3 8 - |
Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 10 1 2 3 8 - |
1987-88 AIK Elitserien 27 1 3 4 5 - | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 2 -
Sweden U19 (all) International-Jr 4 1 0 1 2 - |
Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 0 2 2 2 - |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 8 0 2 2 2 - |
1988-89 AIK Elitserien 33 4 4 8 6 - | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 2 -
Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 0 0 0 6 - |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 12 0 1 1 4 - |
1989-90 AIK Elitserien 40 7 11 18 18 - | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 2 -
Sweden B (all) International 4 1 0 1 - - |
1990-91 AIK Elitserien 35 5 3 8 10 - |
Sweden (all) International 10 1 1 2 2 - |
Sweden B (all) International 6 2 4 6 - - |
1991-92 AIK Elitserien 40 4 13 17 24 - | Playoffs 3 1 0 1 0 -
Sweden OG 8 0 0 0 6 - |
Sweden WC 5 0 0 0 0 - |
Sweden (all) International 24 0 1 1 6 - |
Sweden B (all) International 4 0 1 1 - - |
1992-93 AIK Elitserien 22 3 4 7 14 - |
AIK Allsvenskan D1 18 5 9 14 8 - | Qualification 2 0 0 0 4 -
1993-94 Malmö IF Elitserien 40 5 14 19 20 - | Playoffs 11 1 3 4 8 -
1994-95 Malmö IF Elitserien 34 9 3 12 8 - | Playoffs 9 2 5 7 6 -
IK Pantern Division 1 4 1 3 4 18 - |
1995-96 Krefeld Pinguine DEL 53 16 31 47 - - | Playoffs 6 3 5 8 6 -
1996-97 Krefeld Pinguine DEL 46 11 35 46 18 - | Playoffs 3 1 0 1 2 -
1997-98 Krefeld Pinguine DEL 42 10 19 29 32 - | Playoffs 10 4 3 7 14 -
1998-99 Krefeld Pinguine DEL 51 14 24 38 46 - | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 8 -
1999-00 SC Bern NLA 44 9 13 22 38 - | Playoffs 5 1 0 1 10 -
Sweden (all) International 6 0 2 2 8 - |
2000-01 Berlin Capitals DEL 64 11 26 37 52 -2 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 4 0
2001-02 Kölner Haie DEL 54 6 26 32 28 -3 | Playoffs 13 3 1 4 12 2
2002-03 MIF Redhawks “C” Elitserien 50 6 19 25 73 -7 |
Sweden (all) International 4 0 1 1 0 0 |
2003-04 Malmö Redhawks “C” Elitserien 50 5 11 16 51 -14 | Kvalserien SHL 10 3 4 7 2 11
2004-05 Södertälje SK Elitserien 48 10 5 15 67 -9 | Playoffs 10 3 1 4 6 -7
2005-06 Södertälje SK Elitserien 38 2 13 15 67 -14 | Kvalserien SHL 10 1 3 4 33 2
2006-07 HC Lugano NLA 1 0 0 0 0 - |
EHC Basel NLA 26 2 5 7 32 - | Relegation 7 0 2 2 14 -
2007-08 Füchse Duisburg DEL 54 5 21 26 56 -23 |
2008-09 Linköping HC Elitserien 7 0 0 0 10 3 |
Black Wings Linz EBEL 28 3 6 9 24 2 | Playoffs 10 0 4 4 10 -2
2009-10 Hvidovre Ligahockey “A” Denmark 36 5 10 15 32 - | Playoffs 5 1 2 3 6 -
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1984-85 Stockholm TV-Pucken - - - - - - |
1990-91 Sweden Izvestia Trophy - - - - - - |
2002-03 Sweden EHT 4 0 1 1 0 0 |
2008-09 Linköping HC Champions HL 1 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Füchse Duisburg DEB-Pokal 2 0 0 0 0 - |
2009-10 Hvidovre Ligahockey Danish Cup 1 0 0 0 0 - |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2010-11 Kölner Haie DEL Asst. Coach
2011-12 IK Pantern Division 1 Head Coach
2013-14 ERC Ingolstadt DEL Asst. Coach
2015-16 Kölner Haie DEL Asst. Coach Fired on Jan. 21
2016-17 Örebro HK SHL Asst. Coach Hired on Jan. 5
2017-18 Örebro HK SHL Asst. Coach
2018-19 Örebro HK SHL Asst. Coach Fired on Dec. 4
2019-20 Schwenninger Wild Wings DEL Asst. Coach Replaced Mike Flanagan on 2019-12-16
2020-21 Not active as staff
2021-22 Not active as staff
2022-23 Malmö Redhawks SHL Asst. Coach
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Allsvenskan D1 1 18 5 9 14 0.78 8 - | 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 4 -
Champions HL 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 -1 | 0
Danish Cup 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 0
DEB-Pokal 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 0
DEL 7 364 73 182 255 0.70 232 -28 | 6 41 11 10 21 0.51 46 2
Denmark 1 36 5 10 15 0.42 32 - | 1 5 1 2 3 0.60 6 -
Division 1 2 5 1 3 4 0.80 18 - | 0
EHT 1 4 0 1 1 0.25 0 0 | 0
EJC-18 1 7 1 2 3 0.43 8 - | 0
EBEL (ICEHL) 1 28 3 6 9 0.32 24 2 | 1 10 0 4 4 0.40 10 -2
International 5 58 4 10 14 0.24 16 0 | 0
International-Jr 5 39 2 6 8 0.21 16 - | 0
Izvestia Trophy 1 - - - - - - - | 0
J18 Elit (J18 Region) 2 - - - - - - - | 0
Juniorserien 2 - - - - - - - | 0
NLA (NL) 2 71 11 18 29 0.41 70 - | 2 12 1 2 3 0.25 24 -
OG 1 8 0 0 0 0.00 6 - | 0
Elitserien (SHL) 13 464 61 103 164 0.35 373 -41 | 9 63 11 17 28 0.44 61 6
TV-Pucken 1 - - - - - - - | 0
WC 1 5 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 0
WJC-20 2 14 0 2 2 0.14 8 - | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/29/2009
06/29/2009 Confirmed Black Wings Linz Hvidovre Ligahockey
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Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for AIK

Cult/Star player for Basel Sharks

Cult/Star player for Berlin Capitals

Cult/Star player for Krefeld Pinguine

Cult/Star player for Kölner Haie

Cult/Star player for Malmö Redhawks

Cult/Star player for Södertälje SK

Career transactions
- 2005-04-27 • Signed to a one-year contract extension by Södertälje - 2004-06-08 • Signed to a one-year contract by Södertälje

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