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Finland Ville Vainikainen

#80 SaiPa / Liiga - 22/23
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GAMES
GP
G
A
TP
+/-
5
0
0
0
-2
10
0
0
0
-5
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Database: 944 507 players
Last added: Frank Rastelli
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Felix Maegaard Scheel 44 25 25 50
2. Joseph Jonsson 39 20 28 48
3. Anton Johansson 40 11 37 48
4. Morten Jensen 44 13 33 46
5. Kale Kerbashian 39 20 24 44
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
LW/RW
Age
28
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
205 lbs / 93 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Contract
23/24
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2008-09 KalPa U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 9 4 2 6 2 - |
KalPa U16 U16 SM-sarja 22 7 2 9 6 - |
2009-10 KalPa U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 8 7 7 14 6 - |
KalPa U16 “A” U16 SM-sarja 23 25 8 33 16 - |
KalPa U18 II U18 II-divisioona 2 1 4 5 0 - |
Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 1 0 1 1 0 - |
2010-11 KalPa U17 U17 SM-sarja 2 0 2 2 0 - | Playoffs 2 1 0 1 0 -
KalPa U18 U18 SM-sarja Q 9 3 5 8 0 - |
KalPa U18 U18 SM-sarja 25 7 3 10 8 - | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 6 -
Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 1 1 0 1 0 - |
2011-12 KalPa U18 “C” U18 SM-sarja Q 9 2 4 6 2 - |
KalPa U18 U18 SM-sarja 31 14 18 32 6 - | Playoffs 1 0 2 2 0 -
KalPa U20 U20 SM-liiga 3 0 1 1 0 0 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0 -4
2012-13 KalPa U20 U20 SM-liiga 48 8 10 18 8 -1 | Playoffs 3 1 0 1 0 0
2013-14 SaiPa U20 U20 SM-liiga 46 13 18 31 20 -15 |
2014-15 SaiPa U20 “A” U20 SM-liiga 45 25 25 50 20 3 | Playoffs 7 2 4 6 2 0
SaiPa Liiga 6 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Peliitat Mestis 1 0 1 1 0 1 |
2015-16 SaiPa U20 U20 SM-liiga 13 3 6 9 4 -4 | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 0 -1
SaiPa Liiga 39 1 5 6 6 1 | Playoffs 3 1 0 1 0 -1
2016-17 SaiPa Liiga 51 4 3 7 22 -5 |
2017-18 KooKoo Liiga 47 1 5 6 8 -18 |
2018-19 Ketterä Mestis 29 8 8 16 18 1 |
SaiPa Liiga 14 3 2 5 2 0 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0
2019-20 SaiPa Liiga 56 5 5 10 18 -15 |
2020-21 SaiPa Liiga 35 2 1 3 29 -9 |
2021-22 SaiPa Liiga 42 2 4 6 16 -14 |
2022-23 SaiPa Liiga - - - - - - |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2014-15 SaiPa Champions HL 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
2016-17 SaiPa Champions HL 7 0 1 1 2 -3 |
2018-19 Ketterä Suomen Cup 4 4 4 8 12 - |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
Liiga
2022-03-22T17:30:00+0100 SaiPa vs TPS
2022-03-19T16:00:00+0100 SaiPa @ HPK
2022-03-18T17:30:00+0100 SaiPa vs Jukurit
2022-03-15T17:30:00+0100 SaiPa vs Sport
2022-03-12T17:30:00+0100 SaiPa vs KooKoo
2022-03-11T17:30:00+0100 SaiPa @ Jukurit
2022-03-09T17:30:00+0100 SaiPa @ Ilves
2022-03-05T16:00:00+0100 SaiPa vs JYP
2022-03-04T17:30:00+0100 SaiPa @ Pelicans
2022-03-02T17:30:00+0100 SaiPa @ HIFK
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Champions HL 2 8 0 1 1 0.13 2 -3 | 0
International-Jr 2 2 1 1 2 1.00 0 - | 0
Liiga 9 290 18 25 43 0.15 101 -61 | 2 4 1 0 1 0.25 0 -1
Mestis 2 30 8 9 17 0.57 18 2 | 0
Suomen Cup 1 4 4 4 8 2.00 12 - | 0
U16 SM-sarja 2 45 32 10 42 0.93 22 - | 0
U16 SM-sarja Q 2 17 11 9 20 1.18 8 - | 0
U17 SM-sarja 1 2 0 2 2 1.00 0 - | 1 2 1 0 1 0.50 0 -
U18 II-divisioona 1 2 1 4 5 2.50 0 - | 0
U18 SM-sarja 2 56 21 21 42 0.75 14 - | 2 5 0 3 3 0.60 6 -
U18 SM-sarja Q 2 18 5 9 14 0.78 2 - | 0
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 5 155 49 60 109 0.70 52 -17 | 4 16 3 6 9 0.56 2 -5
Skill Rating

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Speed
15
Teamwork
14
Strength
14
Acceleration
14

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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Rasmus Hämäläinen (F) 2009-2021 7 Finland U16 (all), Finland U17 (all), Ketterä, KooKoo, SaiPa, SaiPa U20
Simo-Pekka Riikola (D) 2011-2022 6 KalPa U20, SaiPa
Joni Nikko (F) 2009-2021 6 Finland U16 (all), Finland U17 (all), SaiPa
Kalle Maalahti (D) 2014-2023 6 SaiPa

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
09/28/2021
09/28/2021 Extension SaiPa SaiPa
12/19/2019
12/19/2019 Extension SaiPa SaiPa
02/12/2019
02/12/2019 Confirmed Ketterä SaiPa
04/12/2018
04/12/2018 Confirmed KooKoo Ketterä
05/02/2017
05/02/2017 Confirmed SaiPa KooKoo
01/28/2016
01/28/2016 Extension SaiPa SaiPa
04/21/2015
04/21/2015 Extension SaiPa SaiPa
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