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Finland Veli-Pekka Pekkarinen

#9 KalPa / Mestis - 02/03
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Database: 944 997 players
Last added: Noah Stasa
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Damien Fleury 44 31 38 69
2. Nicolas Deschamps 44 16 49 65
3. Denny Kearney 42 25 35 60
4. Pierre-Charles Hordelalay 44 26 33 59
5. Phil Marinaccio 40 34 24 58
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
52
Height
5'10" / 178 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
187 lbs / 85 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1986-87 KalPa U20 Jr. A I-divisioona 26 9 9 18 20 - |
KalPa SM-liiga 3 0 0 0 0 -3 |
Finland U18 EJC-18 7 1 0 1 4 - |
1987-88 KalPa U20 Jr. A I-divisioona 27 15 19 34 32 - |
KalPa SM-liiga 18 1 2 3 4 -10 |
1988-89 KalPa U20 Jr. A SM-sarja 9 1 7 8 10 - |
KalPa SM-liiga 11 1 2 3 2 -1 |
1989-90 KalPa SM-liiga 44 5 3 8 14 -3 | Playoffs 6 0 3 3 2 2
1990-91 KalPa SM-liiga 43 10 8 18 19 -14 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 4 0
1991-92 KalPa SM-liiga 44 2 16 18 34 -2 |
1992-93 TuTo Hockey I-divisioona 44 3 16 19 26 -9 | Qualification 6 1 0 1 2 -3
1993-94 KalPa SM-liiga 39 4 3 7 18 -18 |
1994-95 KalPa SM-liiga 50 1 8 9 26 -15 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 -3
1995-96 KalPa SM-liiga 28 0 2 2 6 -9 |
1996-97 SiiHT III-divisioona - 4 19 23 - - |
1997-98 KJK II-divisioona 11 3 7 10 8 - |
1998-99 IPK II-divisioona 11 1 7 8 6 - |
1999-00 KalPa Suomi-sarja 27 5 14 19 20 - |
2000-01 KalPa “C” Suomi-sarja 29 7 16 23 16 - | Qualification 10 3 6 9 2 -
2002-03 KalPa Mestis 26 7 9 16 6 3 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 2 -2
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
EJC-18 1 7 1 0 1 0.14 4 - | 0
I-divisioona 1 44 3 16 19 0.43 26 -9 | 1 6 1 0 1 0.17 2 -3
II-divisioona 2 22 4 14 18 0.82 14 - | 0
III-divisioona 1 - 4 19 23 - - - | 0
Jr. A I-divisioona 2 53 24 28 52 0.98 52 - | 0
Jr. A SM-sarja 1 9 1 7 8 0.89 10 - | 0
SM-liiga (Liiga) 9 280 24 44 68 0.24 123 -75 | 3 15 0 3 3 0.20 6 -1
Mestis 1 26 7 9 16 0.62 6 3 | 1 4 0 1 1 0.25 2 -2
Suomi-sarja 2 56 12 30 42 0.75 36 - | 1 10 3 6 9 0.90 2 -
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Janne Kekäläinen (F) 1986-1996 9 KalPa, KalPa U20
Pasi Kuivalainen (G) 1988-1996 7 KalPa, KalPa U20
Jari Järvinen (D) 1986-1994 7 KalPa
Kenth Vesterlund (F) 1986-1992 6 KalPa

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