Jarmo Kekäläinen

Columbus Blue Jackets / NHL - 18/19

Staff Facts Update Profile
  • Highlights
    1-time Olympic Bronze Medal 1
    1-time SM-liiga Champion 1

History
- 2013-02-13 • Named General Manager by the Columbus Blue Jackets. Kekäläinen is the first European General Manager in the history of the National Hockey League.

Player profile of Jarmo Kekäläinen also available

Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1995-96 HIFK Liiga General Manager
Ottawa Senators NHL Scout European Scout
1996-97 HIFK Liiga General Manager
Ottawa Senators NHL Scout European Scout
1997-98 HIFK Liiga General Manager
Ottawa Senators NHL Scout European Scout
1998-99 HIFK Liiga General Manager
Ottawa Senators NHL Scout European Scout
1999-00 Ottawa Senators NHL Dir. of Player Personnel
2000-01 Ottawa Senators NHL Dir. of Player Personnel
2001-02 Ottawa Senators NHL Dir. of Player Personnel
2002-03 St. Louis Blues NHL Dir. of Amateur Scouting
2003-04 St. Louis Blues NHL Dir. of Amateur Scouting
2004-05 St. Louis Blues NHL Dir. of Amateur Scouting
2005-06 St. Louis Blues NHL Asst. General Manager
2006-07 St. Louis Blues NHL Asst. General Manager
2007-08 St. Louis Blues NHL Asst. General Manager
2008-09 St. Louis Blues NHL Asst. General Manager
2009-10 St. Louis Blues NHL Asst. General Manager
2010-11 Jokerit Liiga General Manager
2011-12 Jokerit Liiga General Manager
2012-13 Jokerit Liiga General Manager
Columbus Blue Jackets NHL General Manager Replaced Scott Howson midseason
2013-14 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL General Manager
Finland OG Asst. General Manager
2014-15 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL General Manager
2015-16 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL General Manager
2016-17 Finland WCup Asst. General Manager
Columbus Blue Jackets NHL General Manager
2017-18 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL General Manager
2018-19 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL General Manager
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1983-84 KalPa I-divisioona 23 0 1 1 2 |
1984-85 KalPa I-divisioona 35 10 7 17 6 |
1985-86 Ilves U20 Jr. A SM-sarja 9 12 6 18 4 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 0
Ilves Liiga 29 6 6 12 8 2 |
Finland U20 WJC-20 7 4 3 7 2 |
1986-87 Ilves U20 Jr. A SM-sarja 12 12 10 22 16 | Playoffs 4 0 3 3 6
Ilves Liiga 42 3 4 7 4 -11 |
1987-88 Clarkson Univ. NCAA 32 7 11 18 38 |
1988-89 Clarkson Univ. NCAA 31 19 25 44 47 |
1989-90 Boston Bruins NHL 11 2 2 4 8 2 |
Maine Mariners AHL 18 5 11 16 6 |
1990-91 Boston Bruins NHL 16 2 1 3 6 0 |
Maine Mariners AHL 11 2 4 6 4 | Playoffs 1 0 1 1 0
Finland CC 6 0 1 1 0 0 |
1991-92 KalPa Liiga 24 2 8 10 24 -7 |
1992-93 Tappara “A” Liiga 47 15 12 27 34 -6 |
Finland (all) International 12 2 1 3 10 |
1993-94 Ottawa Senators NHL 28 1 5 6 14 -8 |
Prince Edward Island Senators AHL 18 6 6 12 18 -9 |
SC Rapperswil-Jona NLB 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
1994-95 Västerås IK SHL 32 2 6 8 32 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
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