Ilkka Heikkinen

Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    6'2" / 188 cm
  • Weight
    192 lbs / 87 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract
    18/19

Heikkinen is a two-way defenseman with a big shot and one-timer. Has nice puck skills and solid defensive ability.
- Ulf Andersson, EP (2011)

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2000-01 Lukko U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 35 4 8 12 78 |
2001-02 Lukko U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 43 5 15 20 38 |
2002-03 Lukko U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 29 6 9 15 34 -29 |
UJK Mestis 8 0 2 2 25 -8 | Relegation 10 2 1 3 4 1
2003-04 Lukko U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 17 7 8 15 57 -7 |
Lukko Liiga 20 0 1 1 12 1 |
Suomi U20 Mestis 4 0 3 3 4 3 |
TuTo Hockey Mestis 10 5 3 8 0 3 | Relegation 2 1 2 3 2 4
2004-05 Lukko U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 4 0 4 4 4 3 |
Lukko Liiga 48 0 2 2 8 5 | Playoffs 9 0 0 0 0 -3
2005-06 Lukko Liiga 55 5 10 15 46 -6 |
2006-07 Lukko Liiga 55 7 17 24 71 10 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 0
2007-08 HIFK Liiga 51 11 26 37 96 6 | Playoffs 7 0 2 2 6 1
Finland EHT 5 0 0 0 2 1 |
2008-09 HIFK Liiga 54 8 26 34 22 -2 | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 0 -1
2009-10 New York Rangers NHL 7 0 0 0 0 2 |
Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 72 8 30 38 27 -2 |
2010-11 Sibir Novosibirsk KHL 49 7 15 22 19 3 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 4 -7
2011-12 Växjö Lakers HC SHL 55 18 15 33 34 -7 |
Finland EHT 3 0 2 2 2 -1 |
2012-13 HC Lugano NLA 44 14 13 27 32 12 | Playoffs 7 2 0 2 8 -3
Finland EHT 3 0 0 0 2 1 |
Finland (all) International 3 0 0 0 2 1 |
2013-14 HC Lugano NLA 41 7 17 24 34 -8 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0 1
2014-15 Salavat Yulaev Ufa KHL 57 9 8 17 16 -7 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 2 -1
2015-16 Växjö Lakers HC SHL 49 7 17 24 14 24 | Playoffs 13 1 3 4 29 1
2016-17 TPS Liiga 58 10 14 24 12 9 | Playoffs 6 2 0 2 4 0
2017-18 TPS Liiga 54 17 16 33 54 -2 | Playoffs 11 0 5 5 4 0
2018-19 TPS Liiga - - - - - |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2014-15 Salavat Yulaev Ufa Spengler Cup 5 1 1 2 0 0 |
2015-16 Växjö Lakers HC Champions HL 6 4 4 8 0 3 |
2016-17 TPS Champions HL 3 1 2 3 0 -3 |
2017-18 TPS Champions HL 5 0 1 1 0 0 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 72 8 30 38 0.53 27 -2 |
Champions HL 14 5 7 12 0.86 0 0 |
EHT 11 0 2 2 0.18 6 1 |
International 3 0 0 0 0.00 2 1 |
Jr. A SM-liiga 93 18 36 54 0.58 133 -33 |
Jr. B SM-sarja 35 4 8 12 0.34 78 |
KHL 106 16 23 39 0.37 35 -4 | 9 0 0 0 0.00 6 -8
Liiga 395 58 112 170 0.43 321 21 | 38 2 8 10 0.26 14 -3
Mestis 22 5 8 13 0.59 29 -2 | 12 3 3 6 0.50 6 5
NHL 7 0 0 0 0.00 0 2 |
NLA 85 21 30 51 0.60 66 4 | 9 2 0 2 0.22 8 -2
SHL 104 25 32 57 0.55 48 17 | 13 1 3 4 0.31 29 1
Spengler Cup 5 1 1 2 0.40 0 0 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
01/01/2018
01/01/2018 Extension TPS TPS
05/18/2016
05/18/2016 Confirmed Växjö Lakers HC TPS
05/18/2015
05/18/2015 Confirmed Salavat Yulaev Ufa Växjö Lakers HC
06/04/2014
06/04/2014 Confirmed Lugano Salavat Yulaev Ufa
04/18/2012
04/18/2012 Confirmed Växjö Lakers HC Lugano
04/29/2011
04/29/2011 Confirmed Sibir Novosibirsk Växjö Lakers HC
05/21/2010
05/21/2010 Confirmed Hartford Wolf Pack Sibir Novosibirsk
05/20/2009
05/20/2009 Confirmed HIFK New York Rangers
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Lugano

Cult/Star player for Växjö Lakers HC

Career transactions
- 2011-04-29 • Signed to a one-year contract by the Växjö Lakers
- 2010-05-21 • Signed to a one-year contract by Sibir Novosibirsk
- 2009-05-20 • Signed to a one-year contract by the New York Rangers
- 2009-01-21 • Signed to a two-year contract extension by HIFK
- 2007-04-19 • Signed to a two-year contract by HIFK
- 2005-03-11 • Signed to a two-year contract extension by Lukko
- 2003-05-22 • Signed to a two-year pro contract by Lukko

Other memorable dates
- 2011-09-13 • Made Elitserien debut (at Frölunda; 23:48 TOI, 2 SOG, -2)
- 2009-12-05 • Made NHL debut (at Buffalo; 9:27 TOI)

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