Team Facts
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  • Full name JYP Jyväskylä Akatemia
  • Team colours Red + Black + White
  • Town Jyväskylä, FIN
  • Founded 2011

2014-2015 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#34 Juhana Aho (G) 26 1993 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'10" 163 L
#44 Sami Rajaniemi (G) 27 1992 Oulainen, FIN 6'0" 183 L
#45
Dennis Saikkonen (G) 26 1992 Bern, SUI 6'0" 174 L
#35 Veini Vehviläinen (G) 22 1997 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'1" 183 L
DEFENSEMEN
#5 Olli Aitola (D) 27 1992 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'1" 185 L
#32 Henri Auvinen (D) 26 1993 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'2" 190 L
#4 Joona Erving (D) 25 1994 Oulu, FIN 5'11" 194 L
#6 Aleksi Honka (D) 26 1993 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'10" 183 L
#38 Eemeli Hynninen (D) 24 1994 Rautalampi, FIN 6'4" 214 L
#3 Jaakko Jokinen (D) 26 1993 Jämsä, FIN 6'2" 205 L
#13 Valtteri Kemiläinen (D) 27 1991 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'0" 192 R
#43 Alex Lindroos (D) 24 1995 Helsinki, FIN 6'4" 223 L
#8 Sami Niku (D) 23 1996 Haapavesi, FIN 6'1" 194 L
#37 Petrus Pietiläinen (D) 23 1996 Joensuu, FIN 6'1" 203 L
#2 Juuso Pulli (D)   “A” 28 1991 Kouvola, FIN 6'1" 198 L
#33 Aleksi Salonen (D) 26 1993 Muurame, FIN 5'10" 179 R
#36 Ville Virtanen (D) 26 1993 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'1" 194 L
FORWARDS
#25 Joose Antonen (RW/LW) 24 1995 Tampere, FIN 6'2" 185 R
#14 Patrik Forsberg (RW) 24 1995 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'3" 196 R
#21 Valtteri Hotakainen (C)   “C” 29 1990 Kokkola, FIN 6'2" 190 L
#43 Antti Jaatinen (LW/RW) 33 1986 Mikkeli, FIN 6'2" 194 L
#17 Henri Kanninen (C/W) 25 1994 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'2" 176 L
#16 Atte Kukonlehto (C) 27 1992 Ylivieska, FIN 5'10" 179 L
#23 Severi Kuntsi (C/D) 26 1993 Muurame, FIN 5'11" 172 L
#28 Waltteri Lehtonen (LW/RW) 26 1993 Keuruu, FIN 6'2" 190 L
#41 Arttu Likola (LW) 25 1994 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'1" 187 L
#15 Samu Markkula (LW/RW) 25 1994 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'9" 168 L
#39 Markus Nenonen (LW/RW) 27 1992 Jämsänkoski, FIN 6'2" 207 L
#24 Julius Nättinen (C) 22 1997 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'2" 205 L
#20 Topi Nättinen (LW/C) 25 1994 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'10" 179 L
#18 Olli-Aleksi Pietilä (C/LW) 26 1993 Inari, FIN 5'11" 176 L
#7 Markus Poukkula (LW/RW) 31 1988 Raahe, FIN 5'11" 192 L
#27 Mikko Salmio (LW/RW) 28 1991 Jämsä, FIN 6'4" 203 L
#11 Samuel Salonen (RW) 25 1994 Vaasa, FIN 5'11" 185 L
#22 Joonas Sammalmaa (LW)   “A” 28 1991 Kokkola, FIN 5'8" 174 R
#26 Kalle Saramäki (LW/RW) 25 1994 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'0" 176 L
#29 Joel Sund (RW/LW) 26 1993 Jämsä, FIN 6'1" 209 R
#9 Taavi Tiala (LW) 26 1993 Lestijärvi, FIN 5'11" 194 L
#31 Mikko Virtanen (C/RW)   “A” 28 1991 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'0" 174 L
Position: G:4 D:12 F:21 | Av Age: 21.84 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 189 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name LähiTapiola Areena
  • Location Jyväskylä, FIN
  • Capacity 4 618
  • Construction Year 1982
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
09/29/2017
09/29/2017 Confirmed Leaving Olli Muittari (F) Leaving for D-Kiekko
09/08/2017
09/08/2017 Confirmed Leaving Juho Häyrinen (D) Leaving for D-Kiekko
09/01/2017
09/01/2017 Confirmed Leaving Riho Embrich (F) Leaving for Riemu
09/01/2017 Confirmed Leaving Sami Tynjälä (D) Leaving for Riemu
08/07/2017
08/07/2017 Confirmed Leaving Ville Virtanen (D) Leaving for D-Kiekko
07/28/2017
07/28/2017 Confirmed Leaving Aleksi Honka (D) Leaving for Chamonix
06/20/2017
06/20/2017 Confirmed Leaving Jere Somero (F) Leaving for S-Kiekko
06/14/2017
06/14/2017 Confirmed Leaving Jose Kangaskorte (G) Leaving for Kitzbüheler EC
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2011-2012 Mestis 46 14 - 25 7 0 104 156 56 9 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 Mestis 48 14 - 22 7 5 136 152 61 9 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 Mestis 56 16 - 24 8 8 145 165 72 9 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 Mestis 56 28 - 21 1 6 188 168 92 5 Quarterfinal loss
2015-2016 Mestis 50 13 - 30 3 4 110 161 50 11 Saved in relegation
2016-2017 Mestis 50 18 - 25 4 3 129 161 65 12 Qualification
Mestis 8 3 - 4 0 1 19 22 10 4 Relegated
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Julius Nättinen (F) 2019-2020 JYP Liiga 20 17 12 29 4
2. Henri Niemi (F) 2019-2020 D-Kiekko Suomi-sarja 15 11 12 23 24
3. Daniel Stumpf (F) 2019-2020 HK Skalica Slovakia2 16 7 16 23 18
4. Simon Kostner (F) 2019-2020 Ritten/Renon AlpsHL 16 7 15 22 10
5. Janne Kumpulainen (F) 2019-2020 KeuPa HT Mestis 16 3 18 21 2
6. Jerry Turkulainen (F) 2019-2020 JYP Liiga 22 6 14 20 6
7. Niklas Tikkinen (D) 2019-2020 Herlev Eagles Denmark 19 8 11 19 2
8. Valtteri Kemiläinen (D) 2019-2020 Tappara Liiga 21 1 18 19 16
9. Joose Antonen (F) 2019-2020 Ilves Liiga 22 8 10 18 4
10. Olli Suoraniemi (F) 2019-2020 SoKi II-divisioona 8 9 7 16 0
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Riku Tiainen (F) 12 7 3 10
2. Henri Niemi (F) 12 4 6 10
3. Arttu Likola (F) 4 5 3 8
4. Mikko Virtanen (F) 4 1 7 8
5. Aleksi Honka (D) 12 1 6 7
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Riku Tiainen (F) 12 7 3 10
2. Arttu Likola (F) 4 5 3 8
3. Henri Niemi (F) 12 4 6 10
4. Aleksi Salonen (D) 4 3 3 6
5. Patrik Forsberg (F) 4 3 1 4
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Mikko Virtanen (F) 4 1 7 8
2. Henri Niemi (F) 12 4 6 10
3. Aleksi Honka (D) 12 1 6 7
4. Taneli Lappalainen (F) 4 0 4 4
5. Riku Pitkänen (F) 8 0 4 4
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Aleksi Honka (D) 12 1 7 12
2. Patrik Forsberg (F) 4 3 4 12
3. Taavi Tiala (F) 12 1 2 10
4. Alex Lindroos (D) 12 1 1 10
5. Riku Tiainen (F) 12 7 10 8
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Riku Tiainen (F) 12 7 3 10
2. Henri Niemi (F) 12 4 6 10
3. Aleksi Honka (D) 12 1 6 7
4. Waltteri Lehtonen (F) 12 2 2 4
5. Taavi Tiala (F) 12 1 1 2
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Arttu Likola (F) 4 5 8 2.000
2. Mikko Virtanen (F) 4 1 8 2.000
3. Aleksi Salonen (D) 4 3 6 1.500
4. Joose Antonen (F) 4 2 5 1.250
5. Patrik Forsberg (F) 4 3 4 1.000
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Riku Tiainen (F) 2016-2017 Mestis 8 7 2 9 1.13 6
2. Arttu Likola (F) 2015-2016 Mestis 4 5 3 8 2.00 0
3. Mikko Virtanen (F) 2015-2016 Mestis 4 1 7 8 2.00 6
4. Henri Niemi (F) 2016-2017 Mestis 8 2 5 7 0.88 0
5. Aleksi Salonen (D) 2015-2016 Mestis 4 3 3 6 1.50 2
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Riku Tiainen (F) 2016-2017 Mestis 8 7 2 9 1.13 6
2. Arttu Likola (F) 2015-2016 Mestis 4 5 3 8 2.00 0
3. Aleksi Salonen (D) 2015-2016 Mestis 4 3 3 6 1.50 2
4. Patrik Forsberg (F) 2015-2016 Mestis 4 3 1 4 1.00 12
5. Aleksi Luhtalampi (F) 2016-2017 Mestis 8 3 0 3 0.38 2
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Mikko Virtanen (F) 2015-2016 Mestis 4 1 7 8 2.00 6
2. Henri Niemi (F) 2016-2017 Mestis 8 2 5 7 0.88 0
3. Taneli Lappalainen (F) 2016-2017 Mestis 4 0 4 4 1.00 0
4. Riku Pitkänen (F) 2016-2017 Mestis 8 0 4 4 0.50 0
5. Arttu Likola (F) 2015-2016 Mestis 4 5 3 8 2.00 0
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Patrik Forsberg (F) 2015-2016 Mestis 4 3 1 4 1.00 12
2. Riku Tiainen (F) 2016-2017 Mestis 8 7 2 9 1.13 6
3. Mikko Virtanen (F) 2015-2016 Mestis 4 1 7 8 2.00 6
4. Aleksi Honka (D) 2016-2017 Mestis 8 1 3 4 0.50 6
5. Ville Virtanen (D) 2016-2017 Mestis 8 1 2 3 0.38 6
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2016-2017 6'1" 190 lbs 22.76
2015-2016 6'1" 188 lbs 21.88
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
History:

The team name JYP-Akatemia reflects its affiliation and shared ownership with JYP, with 'Akatemia' indicating that the team is an 'academy' team. In simple terms, the team functions as a developmental affiliate, i.e. a farm team to JYP. Under the same ownership and arrangement the team was previously known as D-Team, the D reflecting its history as Diskos. The team roster tends to be a mix of the best JYP U20 players, overaged U20 players and players who compete for a spot on the JYP Liiga lineup. The team ceased operations after being relegated from Mestis to Suomi-sarja at the conclusion of the 2017-16 season.

Team names:

- Jyväskylän Lohi (1974-90)
- Lohi-Kiekko (1990-93)
- Diskos (1993–04)
- D-Kiekko (2004-08)
- D Team (2008-11)
- JYP-Akatemia (2011-)