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Canada Shaun Heshka

#26 Sport / Liiga - 21/22
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Database: 904 991 players
Last added: Emma Ramsey
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jesper Olofsson 30 22 20 42
2. Alexandre Grenier 30 12 28 40
3. Roman Cervenka 31 12 26 38
4. Mathias Bromé 26 11 24 35
5. Harri Pesonen 30 15 18 33
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
36
Height
6'1" / 186 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
209 lbs / 95 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Contract
21/22
Highlights
1-time ICEHL Champion 1
2-time SM-liiga Champion 2

A fairly physical defenseman, Heshka has a good shot and some nice offensive ability. Posesses good hockey sense. Competes hard.
However, there is room for improvement in his defensive game.
- Erik K. Piri, EP (2009)

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2001-02 Tisdale Trojans U18 AAA SMAAAHL 41 7 23 30 44 |
2002-03 Melville Millionaires SJHL 53 6 14 20 53 |
2003-04 Everett Silvertips WHL 66 3 7 10 25 4 | Playoffs 21 0 2 2 8 2
2004-05 Everett Silvertips WHL 72 12 26 38 21 -4 | Playoffs 11 2 0 2 6 -2
2005-06 Everett Silvertips WHL 66 10 49 59 91 -3 | Playoffs 14 3 10 13 10 5
2006-07 Manitoba Moose AHL 57 2 4 6 14 1 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 8 -1
Victoria Salmon Kings ECHL 3 0 1 1 4 1 |
2007-08 Manitoba Moose AHL 77 9 21 30 59 18 | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 4 1
2008-09 Manitoba Moose AHL 77 3 23 26 25 17 | Playoffs 22 0 5 5 12 5
2009-10 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 8 0 2 2 4 0 |
San Antonio Rampage AHL 73 7 26 33 34 -13 |
2010-11 EC Salzburg EBEL 50 6 18 24 32 13 | Playoffs 18 3 7 10 14 6
2011-12 Binghamton Senators AHL 10 0 1 1 6 -8 |
Peoria Rivermen AHL 60 4 14 18 12 3 |
2012-13 Ässät SM-liiga 60 8 23 31 26 14 | Playoffs 16 1 7 8 6 9
2013-14 Ak Bars Kazan KHL 54 8 22 30 34 12 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 2 0
2014-15 Ak Bars Kazan KHL 22 1 5 6 8 5 |
Admiral Vladivostok KHL 35 2 11 13 14 1 |
2015-16 MODO Hockey SHL 50 1 9 10 14 -3 | Relegation 7 0 1 1 2 2
2016-17 Kärpät Liiga 58 8 24 32 24 16 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 2 0
2017-18 Kärpät Liiga 52 10 18 28 57 19 | Playoffs 18 4 5 9 8 5
2018-19 Kärpät Liiga 52 8 20 28 20 29 | Playoffs 17 1 5 6 6 1
2019-20 Kärpät “A” Liiga 51 5 24 29 10 21 |
2020-21 Kärpät “A” Liiga 41 2 16 18 16 -1 | Playoffs 5 0 3 3 4 0
2021-22 Sport Liiga 28 0 12 12 12 -1 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2010-11 EC Salzburg Continental Cup 3 1 0 1 4 3 |
2016-17 Kärpät Champions HL 6 0 2 2 2 3 |
Team Canada Spengler Cup 5 0 1 1 16 3 |
2018-19 Kärpät Champions HL 8 2 3 5 2 1 |
2019-20 Kärpät Champions HL 4 0 2 2 2 7 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
Liiga
Sat 04/12 Sport @ JYP
Wed 01/12 Sport vs HIFK
Sat 27/11 Sport vs JYP
Fri 26/11 Sport @ JYP
Wed 24/11 Sport vs Pelicans
Sat 20/11 Sport vs Tappara
Fri 19/11 Sport @ HPK
Wed 17/11 Sport vs Kärpät
Sat 06/11 Sport @ Jukurit
Fri 05/11 Sport @ HIFK
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 5 354 25 89 114 0.32 150 18 | 3 35 0 6 6 0.17 24 5
Champions HL 3 18 2 7 9 0.50 6 11 | 0
Continental Cup 1 3 1 0 1 0.33 4 3 | 0
ECHL 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 4 1 | 0
EBEL (ICEHL) 1 50 6 18 24 0.48 32 13 | 1 18 3 7 10 0.56 14 6
KHL 2 111 11 38 49 0.44 56 18 | 1 6 1 2 3 0.50 2 0
Liiga (SM-liiga) 7 342 41 137 178 0.52 165 97 | 5 58 6 20 26 0.45 26 15
NHL 1 8 0 2 2 0.25 4 0 | 0
SHL 1 50 1 9 10 0.20 14 -3 | 1 7 0 1 1 0.14 2 2
SJHL 1 53 6 14 20 0.38 53 - | 0
SMAAAHL 1 41 7 23 30 0.73 44 - | 0
Spengler Cup 1 5 0 1 1 0.20 16 3 | 0
WHL 3 204 25 82 107 0.52 137 -3 | 3 46 5 12 17 0.37 24 5
Skill Rating

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Teamwork
15
Puckhandling
15
Passing
15
Strength
14

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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Jari Sailio (F) 2016-2021 5 Kärpät
Taneli Ronkainen (D) 2016-2021 5 Kärpät
Mikko Niemelä (D) 2016-2021 5 Kärpät
Aleksi Mäkelä (D) 2016-2022 5 Kärpät, Sport

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
04/27/2021
04/27/2021 Confirmed Kärpät Sport
11/20/2019
11/20/2019 Extension Kärpät Kärpät
05/16/2019
05/16/2019 Extension Kärpät Kärpät
01/21/2018
01/21/2018 Extension Kärpät Kärpät
04/25/2016
04/25/2016 Confirmed MODO Hockey Kärpät
05/28/2015
05/28/2015 Confirmed Admiral Vladivostok MODO Hockey
10/31/2014
10/31/2014 Confirmed Ak Bars Kazan Admiral Vladivostok
06/18/2013
06/18/2013 Confirmed Ässät Ak Bars Kazan
11/15/2012
11/15/2012 Extension Ässät Ässät
04/26/2012
04/26/2012 Confirmed Peoria Rivermen Ässät
11/17/2011
11/17/2011 Confirmed Binghamton Senators Peoria Rivermen
10/09/2011
10/09/2011 Confirmed EC Salzburg Binghamton Senators
09/06/2010
09/06/2010 Confirmed San Antonio Rampage EC Salzburg
07/03/2009
07/03/2009 Extension Phoenix Coyotes Phoenix Coyotes
06/27/2009
06/27/2009 Confirmed Vancouver Canucks Phoenix Coyotes
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