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Ville Koistinen

Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    5'11" / 181 cm
  • Weight
    192 lbs / 87 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract Register Ville Koistinen in the EP Jobs PortalRegister
    19/20
  • Highlights
    1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
    1-time World Championship Bronze Medal 1

A relatively small defenseman with good skating. An all-around player with a very good slapshot and accuracy. A smart player who is useful on the powerplay. (Matias Strozyk)

Brother: Jussi Koistinen

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1997-98 Ilves U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 4 0 0 0 16 |
Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 3 0 0 0 0 |
1998-99 Ilves U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 34 4 10 14 86 |
Ilves U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 1 0 0 0 2 |
1999-00 Ilves U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 14 4 6 10 69 |
Ilves U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 34 4 2 6 40 |
2000-01 Ilves U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 26 1 8 9 101 |
Ilves Liiga 6 0 0 0 0 -2 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0 0
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 4 0 0 0 0 |
2001-02 Ilves U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 6 2 2 4 16 -5 |
Ilves Liiga 53 1 8 9 42 -6 |
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 3 0 0 0 2 |
2002-03 Ilves U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 1 0 0 0 10 0 |
Ilves Liiga 18 4 1 5 8 2 |
2003-04 Ilves Liiga 54 7 16 23 51 14 | Playoffs 7 0 2 2 0 0
2004-05 Ilves Liiga 51 6 14 20 69 -3 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 -3
2005-06 Ilves “A” Liiga 56 8 26 34 70 -2 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 2 -1
2006-07 Milwaukee Admirals AHL 59 9 32 41 44 -4 | Playoffs 4 0 2 2 4 1
Finland WC 2 0 0 0 2 3 |
2007-08 Nashville Predators NHL 48 4 13 17 18 13 |
Finland WC 9 1 1 2 4 2 |
2008-09 Nashville Predators NHL 38 3 8 11 14 0 |
Finland WC 4 1 2 3 4 0 |
2009-10 Florida Panthers NHL 17 1 3 4 8 1 |
Rochester Americans AHL 8 1 1 2 4 -3 |
2010-11 Skellefteå AIK SHL 31 4 8 12 28 1 |
2011-12 Ilves Liiga 28 7 10 17 18 -9 |
Salavat Yulaev Ufa KHL 3 0 0 0 2 1 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 2 -1
2012-13 Ilves “A” Liiga 49 7 7 14 38 -25 | Relegation 5 0 3 3 33 3
2013-14 HC Davos NLA 43 8 10 18 36 4 | Playoffs 6 0 3 3 2 -2
2014-15 HC Davos NLA 40 5 13 18 34 10 |
Finland EHT 3 0 2 2 0 -1 |
Finland (all) International 3 0 2 2 0 -1 |
2015-16 SCL Tigers NLA 46 6 18 24 78 -8 | Relegation 11 2 2 4 24 -6
2016-17 SCL Tigers NLA 46 6 23 29 46 11 | Relegation 4 0 1 1 4 -2
2017-18 SCL Tigers NLA 30 7 11 18 35 -1 |
ERC Ingolstadt DEL 15 3 13 16 2 7 | Playoffs 5 2 4 6 6 2
2018-19 ERC Ingolstadt DEL 2 0 1 1 0 -2 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2013-14 HC Davos Spengler Cup 3 2 0 2 0 0 |
2014-15 HC Davos Spengler Cup 3 0 0 0 0 0 |
2015-16 SCL Tigers Swiss Cup 1 1 0 1 0 |
HC Davos Spengler Cup 4 1 1 2 6 -2 |
2016-17 SCL Tigers Swiss Cup 1 0 0 0 6 |
2017-18 SCL Tigers Swiss Cup 1 0 0 0 0 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 67 10 33 43 0.64 48 -7 | 4 0 2 2 0.50 4 1
DEL 17 3 14 17 1.00 2 5 | 5 2 4 6 1.20 6 2
EHT 3 0 2 2 0.67 0 -1 |
International 3 0 2 2 0.67 0 -1 |
International-Jr 10 0 0 0 0.00 2 0 |
Jr. A SM-liiga 68 7 12 19 0.28 169 -5 |
Jr. B SM-sarja 52 8 16 24 0.46 171 0 |
KHL 3 0 0 0 0.00 2 1 | 2 0 0 0 0.00 2 -1
Liiga 315 40 82 122 0.39 296 -31 | 24 0 7 7 0.29 35 -1
NHL 103 8 24 32 0.31 40 14 |
NLA 205 32 75 107 0.52 229 16 | 21 2 6 8 0.38 30 -10
SHL 31 4 8 12 0.39 28 1 |
Spengler Cup 10 3 1 4 0.40 6 -2 |
Swiss Cup 3 1 0 1 0.33 6 0 |
WC 15 2 3 5 0.33 10 5 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
05/17/2018
05/17/2018 Extension ERC Ingolstadt ERC Ingolstadt
01/02/2018
01/02/2018 Confirmed Langnau ERC Ingolstadt
12/23/2015
12/23/2015 Loan Langnau Davos
12/11/2015
12/11/2015 Extension Langnau Langnau
05/19/2015
05/19/2015 Confirmed Davos Langnau
01/26/2014
01/26/2014 Extension Davos Davos
05/14/2013
05/14/2013 Confirmed Ilves Davos
05/27/2012
05/27/2012 Confirmed Salavat Yulaev Ufa Ilves
12/30/2011
12/30/2011 Confirmed Ilves Salavat Yulaev Ufa
12/26/2011
12/26/2011 Confirmed Sibir Novosibirsk Ilves
12/23/2011
12/23/2011 Confirmed Ilves Sibir Novosibirsk
05/23/2011
05/23/2011 Confirmed Skellefteå AIK Ilves
11/06/2010
11/06/2010 Confirmed Florida Panthers Skellefteå AIK
07/01/2009
07/01/2009 Confirmed Nashville Predators Florida Panthers
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Davos

Cult/Star player for Ilves

Cult/Star player for Langnau

Career transactions
- 2011-12-26 • Resigned by Ilves Tampere
- 2011-12-24 • Contract dissolved by Sibir Novosibrsk due to undisclosed reasons
- 2011-12-23 • Signed to a two-year contract by Sibir Novosibirsk
- 2011-05-23 • Signed to a one-year contract by Ilves Tampere
- 2010-11-06 • Signed to a one-year contract by Skellefteå
- 2010-06-05 • Bought out by the Florida Panthers
- 2009-07-01 • Signed to a two-year contract by the Florida Panthers
- 2008-07-31 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the Nashville Predators
- 2007-07-03 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the Nashville Predators
- 2006-05-18 • Signed to a one-year entry-level contract by the Nashville Predators
- 2003-12-22 • Signed to a two-year contract extension by Ilves

Career assignments
- 2009-11-28 • Assigned to the Rochester Americans (AHL) by the Florida Panthers
- 2006-09-24 • Assigned to the Milwaukee Admirals (AHL) by the Nashville Predators

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