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Last added: Loik Tessier
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Marco Rossi 56 39 81 120
2. Cole Perfetti 61 37 74 111
3. Connor McMichael 52 47 55 102
4. Arthur Kaliyev 57 44 54 98
5. Pavel Gogolev 63 45 51 96
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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 Liiga 7 4.47 .864 | -
1990-91 Jokerit Liiga 20 4.46 .842 | -
1991-92 Jokerit Liiga 12 3.88 .878 | Playoffs 0 - -
Vantaa HT I-divisioona 1 3.00 .941 | -
1992-93 Jokerit 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 Liiga 35 2.64 .901 | Playoffs 12 1.39 .942
Finland II (all) International 2 - - | -
1994-95 Jokerit Liiga 49 2.33 .911 | Playoffs 11 2.00 .918
Finland WC 1 2.00 .875 | -
1995-96 Jokerit Liiga 44 1.80 .928 | Playoffs 11 1.03 .958
Finland WC 1 3.00 .824 | -
1996-97 Jokerit Liiga 43 2.17 .924 | Playoffs 9 1.75 .938
Finland WC 2 2.53 .896 | -
1997-98 Jokerit 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 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 U20 SM-sarja Goaltending Coach
Finland U20 WJC-20 Goaltending Coach
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr Goaltending Coach
2014-15 Jokerit U20 U20 SM-sarja 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 -
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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