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Last added: Tadeusz Hanzlik
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Grant Silianoff - - - -
2. Chase Pilawski - - - -
3. Jordan Tonelli - - - -
4. Corey Clifton - - - -
5. Sean Farrell - - - -
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
51
Height
6'2" / 187 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
220 lbs / 100 kg
Catches
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1
2-time World Championship Silver Medal 2
1-time World Championship Bronze Medal 1
1-time Olympic Bronze Medal 1
1-time Champions Hockey League Champion 1
4-time NLA Champion 4
4-time SM-liiga Champion 4

Ari Sulander became the first goaltender in history to score a (empty net) goal in the Swiss NLA (2002-12-17, Ambri-Piotta vs. ZSC Lions 4:6).

Son: Santtu Sulander

Team Staff profile of Ari Sulander also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1986-87 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-sarja - - - | -
Finland U18 EJC-18 - - - | -
1987-88 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-sarja - - - | Playoffs - - -
Jokerit I-divisioona 0 0.00 .000 | -
1988-89 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-sarja - - - | -
Jokerit I-divisioona 1 5.03 .810 | -
Urheilukoulu Jr. A SM-sarja - - - | -
1989-90 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-sarja - - - | -
Jokerit SM-liiga 7 4.47 .864 | -
1990-91 Jokerit SM-liiga 20 4.46 .842 | -
1991-92 Jokerit SM-liiga 12 3.88 .878 | Playoffs 0 - -
Vantaa HT I-divisioona 1 3.00 .941 | -
1992-93 Jokerit SM-liiga 16 2.47 .923 | Playoffs 1 3.03 .900
Vantaa HT I-divisioona 11 3.55 .904 | -
Finland WC 0 - - | -
Finland (all) International - - - | -
Finland II (all) International - - - | -
1993-94 Jokerit SM-liiga 35 2.64 .901 | Playoffs 12 1.39 .942
Finland II (all) International 2 - - | -
1994-95 Jokerit SM-liiga 49 2.33 .911 | Playoffs 11 2.00 .918
Finland WC 1 2.00 .875 | -
1995-96 Jokerit SM-liiga 44 1.80 .928 | Playoffs 11 1.03 .958
Finland WC 1 3.00 .824 | -
1996-97 Jokerit SM-liiga 43 2.17 .924 | Playoffs 9 1.75 .938
Finland WC 2 2.53 .896 | -
1997-98 Jokerit SM-liiga 33 2.50 .926 | Playoffs 7 2.55 .917
Finland OG 2 2.00 .918 | -
Finland WC 8 1.26 .956 | -
Finland (all) International - - - | -
1998-99 ZSC Lions NLA 42 2.46 .929 | Playoffs 7 3.27 .910
Finland WC 8 1.94 .922 | -
1999-00 ZSC Lions NLA 45 2.20 .933 | Playoffs 15 2.29 .930
Finland WC 3 2.33 .881 | -
2000-01 ZSC Lions NLA 42 2.25 .927 | Playoffs 16 1.99 .936
2001-02 ZSC Lions NLA 40 2.44 - | Playoffs 13 2.94 -
Finland (all) International 2 6.00 .750 | -
2002-03 ZSC Lions NLA 44 2.39 - | Playoffs 12 2.18 -
2003-04 ZSC Lions NLA 44 2.46 - | Playoffs 13 2.09 -
GC Küsnacht Lions NLB 1 0.00 - | -
2004-05 ZSC Lions NLA 43 2.62 - | Playoffs 15 2.36 -
2005-06 ZSC Lions NLA 43 3.05 - | Relegation 10 2.34 -
2006-07 ZSC Lions NLA 43 00 2.75 - 000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 4 1.82 -
2007-08 ZSC Lions NLA 49 00 2.35 - 000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 17 2.00 -
GC Küsnacht Lions NLB 1 - | -
2008-09 ZSC Lions NLA 27 00 3.22 - 00 0 0000 0000 | Playoffs 2 2.50 - 0 000 000
2009-10 ZSC Lions NLA 25 2.81 .895 0000 | Playoffs 7 3.60 .872
2010-11 ZSC Lions NLA 9 2.80 .910 | Playoffs 1 2.77 .919
GC Küsnacht Lions NLB 20 3.17 - | -
Pelicans SM-liiga 5 2.66 .903 | -
2011-12 ZSC Lions NLA 14 2.77 .893 | Playoffs 2 0.00 1.000
GC Küsnacht Lions NLB 4 2.01 - | -
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1990-91 Finland Universiade - - - | -
1994-95 Jokerit European Cup - - - | -
2000-01 ZSC Lions Continental Cup - - - | -
2002-03 Finland EHT 2 1.92 .927 | -
2005-06 ZSC Lions Continental Cup 2 1.01 .961 | -
2008-09 ZSC Lions Champions HL 8 0 2.13 .930 00 000 0 000 000 | -
2009-10 ZSC Lions Victoria Cup 1 1.00 .971 | -
2010-11 ZSC Lions ET 3 3.63 .892 | -
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2012-13 Switzerland U20 WJAC-19 Goaltending Coach
Switzerland U20 WJC-20 Goaltending Coach
Switzerland U20 (all) International-Jr Goaltending Coach
2013-14 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-liiga Goaltending Coach
Finland U20 WJC-20 Goaltending Coach
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr Goaltending Coach
2014-15 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-liiga Goaltending Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI | Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
Champions HL 1 8 0 2.13 .930 00 000 0 000 000 | 0
Continental Cup 2 2 | 0
EHT 1 2 1.92 .927 | 0
EJC-18 1 - | 0
ET 1 3 3.63 .892 | 0
European Cup 1 - | 0
I-divisioona 4 13 | 0
International 4 4 | 0
Jr. A SM-sarja 4 - | 1 -
SM-liiga (Liiga) 10 264 | 7 51
NLA 14 510 000 2.22 .000 000 0 000000 0000 | 14 134 0.00 0 000 000
NLB 4 26 | 0
OG 1 2 2.00 .918 | 0
Universiade 1 - | 0
Victoria Cup 1 1 1.00 .971 | 0
WC 7 23 | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
01/31/2012
01/31/2012 Confirmed ZSC Retired
01/26/2011
01/26/2011 Extension ZSC ZSC
11/09/2010
11/09/2010 Loan ZSC Pelicans
12/23/2009
12/23/2009 Extension ZSC ZSC
Player Biography and Trivia

Number 31 retired by ZSC

Cult/Star player for Jokerit

Cult/Star player for ZSC

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