Niko Hovinen

Player Facts
  • Position
    G
  • Height
    6'7" / 200 cm
  • Weight
    225 lbs / 102 kg
  • Catches
    L
  • Contract
    18/19

A tall and strong goalie who covers the net very well. Good posture, technique and movement. Saves initial attempts well, but sometimes struggles to recover after a save and is therefore vulnerable to rebounds. Excellent work ethic. (Matias Strozyk)

Brothers: Rami Hovinen & Miro Hovinen

Player Statistics
S Team League GP GAA SVS%   POST GP GAA SVS%
2003-04 Jokerit U16 Jr. C SM-sarja 13 1.48 .947 | Playoffs 2 3.97 .861
Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 5 2.95 .908 |
2004-05 Jokerit U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 20 1.95 .936 | Playoffs 4 2.20 .933
Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 4 3.21 .906 |
Finland U17 WHC-17 2 4.50 .891 |
Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 5 1.62 .950 |
2005-06 Jokerit U18 Jr. B SM-sarja Q 3 2.27 .929 |
Jokerit U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 8 3.57 .889 | Playoffs 4 3.60 .912
Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 26 3.12 .919 | Playoffs 0 - -
Jokerit Liiga 0 - - |
Suomi U20 Mestis 1 4.02 .882 |
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 5 3.00 .903 |
2006-07 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 27 2.71 .917 | Playoffs 5 2.38 .917
Jokerit Liiga 1 4.00 .871 |
Suomi U20 Mestis 6 3.28 .896 |
2007-08 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 22 2.74 .905 | Playoffs 3 4.62 .890
Jokerit Liiga 4 5.78 .833 | Playoffs 0 - -
Suomi U20 Mestis 3 4.00 .897 |
2008-09 Pelicans U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 13 1.99 .931 | Playoffs 3 4.33 .895
Pelicans Liiga 21 2.92 .896 | Playoffs 1 15.72 .667
HeKi Mestis 1 5.81 .833 |
2009-10 Pelicans Liiga 18 2.99 .914 |
HeKi Mestis 10 2.65 .912 |
2010-11 Pelicans Liiga 49 2.59 .921 | Relegation 4 1.45 .950
Finland EHT 0 - - |
Finland WC 0 - - |
2011-12 Pelicans Liiga 41 2.26 .920 | Playoffs 8 2.30 .925
Finland EHT 3 0.41 .979 |
2012-13 Trenton Titans ECHL 16 3.14 .889 |
Oklahoma City Barons AHL 9 3.26 .884 | Playoffs 0 - -
2013-14 Metallurg Novokuznetsk KHL 18 3.01 .916 |
Admiral Vladivostok KHL 7 2.51 .921 |
Finland EHT 2 2.46 .898 |
Finland (all) International 2 2.46 .898 |
2014-15 EC Salzburg EBEL 5 1.21 .955 |
Luleå HF SHL 1 6.00 .692 |
Malmö Redhawks Allsvenskan 9 2.32 .916 | Qualification 12 2.38 .915
Finland EHT 0 - - |
Finland (all) International 0 - - |
2015-16 Kärpät Liiga 1 11.30 .500 |
Pelicans Liiga 22 3.16 .881 | Playoffs 4 1.99 .932
2016-17 Medvescak Zagreb KHL 5 5.38 .842 |
KalPa Liiga 8 2.62 .912 |
KooKoo Liiga 5 2.37 .916 |
Lausanne HC NLA 1 3.00 .936 |
2017-18 KalPa Liiga 22 1.68 .937 | Playoffs 6 2.51 .902
2018-19 KalPa Liiga - - - |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GAA SVS%   POST GP GAA SVS%
2014-15 EC Salzburg Champions HL 2 4.81 .873 |
2017-18 KalPa Champions HL 1 6.00 .714 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
12/21/2017
12/21/2017 Extension KalPa KalPa
05/08/2017
05/08/2017 Confirmed Lausanne KalPa
02/07/2017
02/07/2017 Confirmed KooKoo Lausanne
01/25/2017
01/25/2017 Confirmed KalPa KooKoo
11/15/2016
11/15/2016 Confirmed Medvescak Zagreb KalPa
11/02/2016
11/02/2016 Confirmed Medvescak Zagreb Unknown
06/13/2016
06/13/2016 Confirmed Pelicans Medvescak Zagreb
09/25/2015
09/25/2015 Confirmed Kärpät Pelicans
09/07/2015
09/07/2015 Extension Kärpät Kärpät
08/13/2015
08/13/2015 Confirmed Malmö Redhawks Kärpät
01/28/2015
01/28/2015 Confirmed Luleå HF Malmö Redhawks
12/27/2014
12/27/2014 Confirmed EC Salzburg Luleå HF
12/15/2014
12/15/2014 Confirmed EC Salzburg Unknown
10/23/2014
10/23/2014 Confirmed Admiral Vladivostok EC Salzburg
11/22/2013
11/22/2013 Confirmed Metallurg Novokuznetsk Admiral Vladivostok
05/08/2013
05/08/2013 Confirmed Oklahoma City Barons Metallurg Novokuznetsk
01/25/2013
01/25/2013 Confirmed Philadelphia Flyers Edmonton Oilers
05/17/2011
05/17/2011 Confirmed Pelicans Philadelphia Flyers
01/27/2011
01/27/2011 Extension Pelicans Pelicans
03/17/2010
03/17/2010 Extension Pelicans Pelicans
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Jokerit U18

Cult/Star player for Pelicans

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