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Finland Pekka Saravo

#6 Tappara / Liiga - 16/17
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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Dominique Kremer - - - -
2. Shiann Darkangelo - - - -
3. Jessica Healey - - - -
4. Madison Packer - - - -
5. Kendall Cornine - - - -
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
42
Height
6'2" / 187 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
203 lbs / 92 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Agency
Highlights
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
1-time World Championship Bronze Medal 1
3-time Liiga Champion 3

A skilled and all-round defenseman. Very mobile and a good skater. Saravo likes to join the rush offensively and controls the puck in an impressive matter.

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1994-95 Tappara U16 U16 SM-sarja 31 3 1 4 4 - | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 2 -
1995-96 Tappara U18 U18 SM-sarja 29 0 1 1 26 - | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 2 -
1996-97 Tappara U18 U18 SM-sarja 27 6 6 12 45 - |
Tappara U20 U20 I-divisioona 4 0 0 0 0 - | Qualification 14 2 1 3 10 -
1997-98 Tappara U20 U20 SM-liiga 36 7 7 14 24 - | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 2 -
Finland U19 (all) International-Jr 7 3 2 5 4 - |
Finland II (all) International 4 0 0 0 2 - |
1998-99 Diskos U20 U20 II-divisioona - - - - - - |
Diskos I-divisioona 48 5 7 12 34 3 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0 -
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 3 0 0 0 0 - |
1999-00 Tappara U20 U20 SM-liiga 38 9 11 20 52 - | Playoffs 8 1 4 5 4 -
2000-01 Tappara SM-liiga 56 1 3 4 38 -1 | Playoffs 10 0 2 2 4 1
2001-02 Tappara SM-liiga 53 3 1 4 12 7 | Playoffs 10 0 0 0 6 0
2002-03 Tappara SM-liiga 55 4 4 8 42 3 | Playoffs 15 1 2 3 8 2
2003-04 Tappara “A” SM-liiga 47 7 8 15 30 -1 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 2 2
2004-05 Tappara “A” SM-liiga 56 6 11 17 30 -7 | Playoffs 8 1 0 1 2 -3
Finland WC 5 0 0 0 0 1 |
2005-06 Luleå HF Elitserien 44 8 9 17 52 7 | Playoffs 6 1 0 1 6 -2
Finland WC 9 0 1 1 4 3 |
2006-07 Luleå HF Elitserien 55 6 17 23 62 -4 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 4 -1
Finland WC 9 2 1 3 8 0 |
2007-08 Luleå HF Elitserien 55 8 10 18 52 -2 |
2008-09 Linköping HC Elitserien 54 4 4 8 50 1 | Playoffs 6 0 2 2 4 1
2009-10 Tappara “C” SM-liiga 52 7 12 19 46 1 | Playoffs 9 0 1 1 8 2
2010-11 Tappara “C” SM-liiga 48 7 12 19 36 -8 |
2011-12 Tappara “C” SM-liiga 48 4 4 8 32 -8 |
2012-13 Tappara SM-liiga 56 1 7 8 26 17 | Playoffs 15 0 1 1 10 0
2013-14 Tappara Liiga 56 4 4 8 36 -1 | Playoffs 20 0 2 2 2 -2
2014-15 Tappara Liiga 59 2 2 4 30 7 | Playoffs 20 0 0 0 27 -3
2015-16 Tappara Liiga 60 3 7 10 32 23 | Playoffs 15 0 0 0 8 0
2016-17 Tappara “A” Liiga 56 1 3 4 24 -9 | Playoffs 18 0 3 3 2 -1
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2002-03 Finland EHT 4 0 0 0 2 - |
2003-04 Finland EHT 8 0 1 1 2 - |
2004-05 Finland EHT 8 0 0 0 6 - |
2005-06 Finland EHT 9 0 0 0 10 - |
2006-07 Finland EHT 8 0 0 0 6 -1 |
2007-08 Finland EHT 7 0 0 0 10 0 |
2008-09 Linköping HC Champions HL 4 1 0 1 4 0 |
Finland EHT 5 1 0 1 6 -1 |
2010-11 Tappara “C” ET 8 1 0 1 4 - |
2011-12 Tappara “C” ET 4 0 4 4 2 - |
2012-13 Tappara ET 7 0 1 1 4 - | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 0 -
2013-14 Tappara ET 8 0 2 2 8 - |
2014-15 Tappara Champions HL 7 0 1 1 2 0 |
2015-16 Tappara Champions HL 8 0 3 3 6 0 |
2016-17 Tappara Champions HL 6 0 1 1 0 0 |
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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 25 1 5 6 0.24 12 0 | 0
EHT 7 49 1 1 2 0.04 42 -2 | 0
ET 4 27 1 7 8 0.30 18 - | 1 2 0 1 1 0.50 0 -
I-divisioona 1 48 5 7 12 0.25 34 3 | 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 0 -
International 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 2 - | 0
International-Jr 2 10 3 2 5 0.50 4 - | 0
Liiga (SM-liiga) 13 702 50 78 128 0.18 414 23 | 11 143 2 11 13 0.09 79 -2
Elitserien (SHL) 4 208 26 40 66 0.32 216 2 | 3 16 1 2 3 0.19 14 -2
U16 SM-sarja 1 31 3 1 4 0.13 4 - | 1 5 0 0 0 0.00 2 -
U18 SM-sarja 2 56 6 7 13 0.23 71 - | 1 6 0 1 1 0.17 2 -
U20 I-divisioona 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 1 14 2 1 3 0.21 10 -
U20 II-divisioona 1 - - - - - - - | 0
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 2 74 16 18 34 0.46 76 - | 2 14 1 4 5 0.36 6 -
WC 3 23 2 2 4 0.17 12 4 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Tuukka Mäntylä (D) 1996-2016 18 Finland, Finland, Tappara, Tappara U18, Tappara U20
Mika Noronen (G) 1995-2016 12 Finland, Finland U20 (all), Linköping HC, Tappara, Tappara U18, Tappara U20
Pasi Puistola (D) 2001-2015 10 Finland, Tappara
Miikka Männikkö (F) 1994-2013 9 D-Kiekko, Finland, Finland II (all), Finland U19 (all), Finland U20 (all), Tappara, Tappara U16, Tappara U18, Tappara U20

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
04/28/2017
04/28/2017 Confirmed Tappara Retired
05/12/2016
05/12/2016 Extension Tappara Tappara
02/03/2015
02/03/2015 Extension Tappara Tappara
04/24/2009
04/24/2009 Confirmed Linköping HC Tappara
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