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Finland Erik Kakko
#92 Pelicans / SM-liiga - 09/10
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Last added: Rachel Clarkson
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Patrick Thoresen 24 10 29 39
2. Dan Kissel 24 13 23 36
3. Tim McGauley 24 11 23 34
4. Bobby MacIntyre 23 10 23 33
5. Daniel Leavens 24 14 16 30
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
50
Height
6'1" / 185 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
203 lbs / 92 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
2-time SHL Champion 2
1-time SM-liiga Champion 1

Kakko played a good two-way game and although Kakko wasn't a major offensive force, he could still be an asset on the powerplay. He was also quite strong along the boards and could throw a good hit at times.

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1990-91 Hockey Reipas SM-liiga 40 2 0 2 14 -4 |
Finland U20 WJC-20 5 0 0 0 2 |
1991-92 Hockey Reipas SM-liiga 44 9 5 14 18 -3 |
1992-93 Reipas Lahti “A” SM-liiga 48 7 8 15 24 -24 | Relegation 6 1 3 4 8 4
Finland II (all) International 13 2 1 3 4 |
1993-94 TPS SM-liiga 35 4 1 5 14 13 | Playoffs 11 0 1 1 0 -2
Kiekko-67 I-divisioona 11 2 4 6 2 2 |
1994-95 TPS SM-liiga 22 3 1 4 8 5 |
Kiekko-67 I-divisioona 2 0 1 1 0 |
HPK SM-liiga 20 6 6 12 14 0 |
1995-96 HPK SM-liiga 49 7 6 13 42 6 | Playoffs 9 1 4 5 6 3
1996-97 HPK SM-liiga 50 6 11 17 30 10 | Playoffs 10 1 1 2 4 -2
1997-98 HPK SM-liiga 48 7 14 21 10 -4 |
Finland (all) International 8 1 1 2 4 |
1998-99 HPK SM-liiga 52 6 20 26 32 5 | Playoffs 8 1 2 3 2 -1
1999-00 SC Langnau NLA 45 9 23 32 30 | Relegation 6 0 2 2 29
2000-01 SC Langnau NLA 44 3 18 21 53 | Relegation 5 0 4 4 0
2001-02 Färjestad BK Elitserien 45 7 15 22 22 19 | Playoffs 10 1 6 7 6 8
Finland (all) International 7 1 2 3 2 2 |
2002-03 Västra Frölunda HC Elitserien 43 2 7 9 47 13 | Playoffs 16 0 1 1 10 3
2003-04 Västra Frölunda HC Elitserien 50 4 5 9 28 -7 | Playoffs 10 2 0 2 10 4
2004-05 Pelicans “A” SM-liiga 56 7 13 20 42 -27 |
2005-06 Pelicans “C” SM-liiga 55 2 9 11 44 -14 |
2006-07 Pelicans “C” SM-liiga 54 3 19 22 26 -2 | Playoffs 6 1 0 1 4 -1
2007-08 Pelicans “C” SM-liiga 56 1 6 7 42 6 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 6 -2
2008-09 Pelicans “C” SM-liiga 49 3 5 8 40 0 | Playoffs 9 0 3 3 6 1
2009-10 Pelicans “C” SM-liiga 30 1 2 3 26 -4 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1994-95 TPS European Cup 4 0 0 0 4 -1 |
1997-98 HPK Euro HL 6 1 1 2 12 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 4
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Euro HL 1 6 1 1 2 0.33 12 - | 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 4 -
European Cup 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 4 -1 | 0
I-divisioona 2 13 2 5 7 0.54 2 2 | 0
International 3 28 4 4 8 0.29 10 2 | 0
SM-liiga (Liiga) 15 708 74 126 200 0.28 426 -37 | 8 65 5 14 19 0.29 36 0
NLA (NL) 2 89 12 41 53 0.60 83 - | 2 11 0 6 6 0.55 29 -
Elitserien (SHL) 3 138 13 27 40 0.29 97 25 | 3 36 3 7 10 0.28 26 15
WJC-20 1 5 0 0 0 0.00 2 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Marko Jantunen (F) 1990-2010 10 Finland (all), Finland II (all), Finland U20, Färjestad BK, Pelicans, TPS
Toni Koivunen (F) 1990-2010 9 Finland U20, Pelicans
Jari Kauppila (F) 1991-2010 9 Finland (all), HPK, Pelicans
Toni Sihvonen (F) 1990-2007 8 Finland (all), Finland II (all), Kiekko-67, Pelicans, TPS

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/17/2010
06/17/2010 Confirmed Pelicans Retired
04/23/2009
04/23/2009 Extension Pelicans Pelicans
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Cult/Star player for Langnau

Cult/Star player for Pelicans

Career transactions
- 2010-06-17 • Announced his retirement
- 2009-04-23 • Signed to a one-year contract extension by Pelicans
- 2008-04-02 • Signed to a one-year contract extension by Pelicans
- 2006-02-27 • Signed to a two-year contract extension by Pelicans
- 2004-04-27 • Signed to a two-year contract by Pelicans
- 2002-07-08 • Signed to a two-year contract by Frölunda

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