Team Facts
  • Plays in Liiga
  • Full name Tampereen Ilves
  • Team colours Green + Yellow + White
  • Town Tampere, FIN
  • Founded 1931

2009-2010 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#1 Sami Aittokallio (G) 27 1992 Tampere, FIN 6'1" 185 L
#35 Jani Hurme (G) 44 1975 Turku, FIN 6'0" 198 L
#31 Markus Korhonen (G) 44 1975 Tampere, FIN 6'2" 187 L
#33 Juha Pitkämäki (G) 39 1979 Tampere, FIN 6'0" 181 L
DEFENSEMEN
#3 Jouni Aalto (D) 31 1988 Tampere, FIN 6'0" 194 L
#8 Juuso Akkanen (D) 35 1983 Rauma, FIN 6'0" 203 L
#23 Antti Bruun (D) 40 1979 Savonlinna, FIN 6'0" 194 L
#44 Ryan Glenn (D) 39 1980 Port Coquitlam, BC, CAN 6'1" 198 L
#5 Antti Hulkkonen (D)   “A” 42 1977 Liperi, FIN 6'0" 194 L
#19 Mikko Kuukka (D)   “A” 34 1985 Hämeenkyrö, FIN 6'3" 205 L
#12 Ville Laine (D) 30 1989 Tampere, FIN 5'11" 183 L
#27 Jarkko Näppilä (D) 31 1988 Tampere, FIN 6'0" 192 L
#18 Henrik Petré (D) 40 1979 Kista, SWE 6'2" 198 L
#12 Pasi Petriläinen (D) 41 1978 Pirkkala, FIN 5'10" 187 L
#22 Markus Seikola (D) 37 1982 Laitila, FIN 6'2" 194 R
#81 Arto Tukio (D) 38 1981 Tampere, FIN 6'0" 190 L
FORWARDS
#28 Johannes Alanen (LW) 41 1978 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'0" 194 L
#61 Marko Anttila (RW) 34 1985 Lempäälä, FIN 6'8" 229 R
#26 Colby Genoway (RW/C) 35 1983 Morden, MB, CAN 6'1" 198 R
#28 Dustin Johner (C/RW) 36 1983 Estevan, SK, CAN 5'11" 179 R
#40 Jarkko Kauvosaari (C) 36 1983 Ylitornio, FIN 6'1" 192 L
#28 Michael Keränen (W/C) 29 1990 Stockholm, SWE 6'1" 192 L
#20 Ville Korhonen (LW/RW) 32 1987 Tampere, FIN 6'0" 192 L
#44 Junior Lessard (RW) 39 1980 St-Joseph-de-Beauce, QC, CAN 6'0" 201 R
#15 Masi Marjamäki (LW) 34 1985 Pori, FIN 6'2" 203 L
#10 Matias Myttynen (C/LW) 29 1990 Tampere, FIN 6'2" 203 L
#51 Pasi Määttänen (C)   “C” 47 1972 Tampere, FIN 5'10" 187 L
#65 Jesse Niinimäki (C/RW) 36 1983 Tampere, FIN 6'3" 196 L
#85 Jaakko Pellinen (RW) 31 1988 Tampere, FIN 5'9" 165 R
#44 Ossi Pellinen (C) 36 1983 Nokia, FIN 6'4" 201 L
#29 Jussi Pesonen (RW) 40 1979 Muurame, FIN 6'1" 207 L
#88 Joonas Rask (RW) 29 1990 Savonlinna, FIN 5'11" 185 R
#9 Pasi Salonen (LW) 33 1985 Helsinki, FIN 5'11" 194 L
#21 Sami Sandell (LW/C) 32 1987 Nokia, FIN 6'2" 207 L
#42 Henri Sandvik (LW/RW) 32 1987 Nivala, FIN 5'10" 183 L
#21 Niko Snellman (LW) 31 1988 Tampere, FIN 6'2" 212 L
#53 Ville Snellman (RW) 37 1981 Tampere, FIN 6'0" 203 R
#25 Vyacheslav Solodukhin (LW) 31 1988 St. Petersburg, RUS 6'3" 212 L
Position: G:3 D:9 F:17 | Av Age: 27.41 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt 196 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Tampereen jäähalli
  • Location Tampere, FIN
  • Capacity 7 300
  • Construction Year 1965
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/10/2019
11/10/2019 Confirmed Leaving Olli Vainio (D) Leaving for Ässät
10/30/2019
10/30/2019 Extension Jarkko Parikka (D)
10/30/2019 Extension Panu Mieho (F)
10/26/2019
10/26/2019 Loan Joining Mikko Pukka (D) Joining from KOOVEE
10/11/2019
10/11/2019 Confirmed Leaving Eero Savilahti (F) Leaving for Kiekko-Vantaa
10/11/2019 Confirmed Leaving Antti Lehtonen (G) Leaving for Kristianstads IK
09/24/2019
09/24/2019 Loan Joining Lukas Dostal (G) Joining from Anaheim Ducks
09/23/2019
09/23/2019 Loan Joining Arttu Ruotsalainen (F) Joining from Buffalo Sabres
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1990-1991 Liiga 44 16 6 22 - - 158 185 38 10 Did not make playoffs
1991-1992 Liiga 44 16 3 25 - - 134 155 35 9 Did not make playoffs
1992-1993 Liiga 48 20 8 20 - - 150 155 48 8 Quarterfinal loss
1993-1994 Liiga 48 21 9 18 - - 153 144 51 6 Quarterfinal loss
1994-1995 Liiga 50 12 5 33 - - 152 196 29 12 Saved in relegation
1995-1996 Liiga 50 18 7 25 - - 153 183 43 8 Did not make playoffs
1996-1997 Liiga 50 26 7 17 - - 183 147 59 4 Bronze game loss
1997-1998 Liiga 48 27 6 15 - - 184 138 60 3 Final loss
1998-1999 Liiga 54 30 0 24 - - 180 143 60 5 Quarterfinal loss
1999-2000 Liiga 54 19 9 26 - - 151 190 47 8 Quarterfinal loss
2000-2001 Liiga 56 24 11 21 - - 147 146 59 5 Bronze game win
2001-2002 Liiga 56 22 12 22 - - 155 161 58 7 Quarterfinal loss
2002-2003 Liiga 56 10 4 42 - - 111 211 29 13 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 Liiga 56 24 12 20 - - 159 148 65 6 Quarterfinal loss
2004-2005 Liiga 56 22 - 20 6 8 164 179 86 7 Quarterfinal loss
2005-2006 Liiga 56 23 - 19 9 5 144 139 92 6 Quarterfinal loss
2006-2007 Liiga 56 21 - 24 6 5 139 147 80 9 Quarterfinal loss
2007-2008 Liiga 56 24 - 22 8 2 161 164 90 8 Quarterfinal loss
2008-2009 Liiga 58 22 - 27 7 2 150 166 82 8 Playoffs Qualifier loss
2009-2010 Liiga 58 17 - 34 0 7 155 191 58 14 Saved in relegation
2010-2011 Liiga 60 21 - 28 7 4 161 192 81 10 Quarterfinal loss
2011-2012 Liiga 60 10 - 32 8 10 140 199 56 14 Saved in relegation
2012-2013 Liiga 60 13 - 35 6 6 113 187 57 14 Saved in relegation
2013-2014 Liiga 60 24 - 27 3 6 144 146 84 11 Did not make playoffs
2014-2015 Liiga 60 24 - 25 5 6 150 161 88 10 Playoffs Qualifier loss
2015-2016 Liiga 60 16 - 34 5 5 124 163 63 14 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 Liiga 60 21 - 26 6 7 143 146 82 10 Quarterfinal loss
2017-2018 Liiga 60 21 - 26 5 8 162 190 81 11 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 Liiga 60 23 - 23 8 6 169 170 91 8 Quarterfinal loss
2019-2020 Liiga 18 9 - 9 0 1 62 51 28 7 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1954-1955 Suomen Cup - - - - - - - - - -
1957-1958 Suomen Cup - - - - - - - - - -
1966-1967 European Cup 14 10 1 3 - - 85 49 - Final loss
1968-1969 Suomen Cup - - - - - - - - - -
1969-1970 Stjärncupen 5 1 1 3 - - 18 21 3 5 -
Suomen Cup 2 1 - 0 0 1 12 12 - - -
1970-1971 Stjärncupen 5 1 1 3 - - 15 25 3 5 -
Suomen Cup - - - - - - - - - -
1971-1972 Sir William Cup 6 3 0 3 - - 19 28 6 5 -
1972-1973 Spengler Cup 4 2 1 1 - - 20 11 5 3 No playoffs held
SovSport Cup 4 0 0 4 - - 10 39 0 5 -
European Cup 0 0 0 0 - - 0 0 - 10 Eight final loss
1974-1975 Pohjola Cup 6 3 0 3 - - 19 33 6 3 -
1985-1986 European Cup 0 0 0 0 - - 0 0 - 11 Semifinal loss
1997-1998 Continental Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 14 13 2 3 -
1998-1999 Euro HL 6 4 - 2 0 0 26 16 12 1 Bronze game loss
2006-2007 Continental Cup 3 1 - 2 0 0 8 8 3 3 Final group
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Henri Sandvik (F) 2019-2020 Haugesund Seagulls Norway2 9 16 18 34 2
2. Markku Flinck (F) 2019-2020 Pyry Suomi-sarja 15 11 12 23 2
3. Tomi Wilenius (F) 2019-2020 EK Zell am See AlpsHL 13 9 13 22 6
4. Mika Niemi (F) 2019-2020 KOOVEE II II-divisioona 8 8 13 21 2
5. Juuso Rämö (F) 2019-2020 Haugesund Seagulls Norway2 13 8 13 21 32
6. Juuso Rajala (F) 2019-2020 Bayreuth Tigers DEL2 16 5 16 21 4
7. Lauris Darzins (F) 2019-2020 Dinamo Riga KHL 25 7 12 19 8
8. Toni Rajala (F) 2019-2020 EHC Biel-Bienne NLA 20 11 7 18 2
9. Radek Duda (F) 2019-2020 HC Benatky nad Jizerou Czech2 20 7 9 16 65
10. Perttu Lindgren (F) 2019-2020 HC Davos NLA 14 6 10 16 6
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Raimo Helminen (F) 841 175 450 625
2. Jorma Peltonen (F) 323 243 285 528
3. Risto Jalo (F) 448 188 328 516
4. Lasse Oksanen (F) 496 276 237 513
5. Juha Järvenpää (F) 549 208 200 408
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Lasse Oksanen (F) 496 276 237 513
2. Jorma Peltonen (F) 323 243 285 528
3. Pekka Leimu (F) 269 210 85 295
4. Juha Järvenpää (F) 549 208 200 408
5. Reijo Hakanen (F) 274 200 93 293
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Raimo Helminen (F) 841 175 450 625
2. Risto Jalo (F) 448 188 328 516
3. Jorma Peltonen (F) 323 243 285 528
4. Lasse Oksanen (F) 496 276 237 513
5. Juha Järvenpää (F) 549 208 200 408
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Timo Peltomaa (F) 538 97 229 717
2. Raimo Helminen (F) 841 175 625 696
3. Hannu Henriksson (D) 496 54 132 539
4. Juha Hautamaa (F) 351 94 206 488
5. Jussi Pesonen (F) 236 59 146 465
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Raimo Helminen (F) 841 175 450 625
2. Vesa Viitakoski (F) 568 199 159 358
3. Juha Järvenpää (F) 549 208 200 408
4. Timo Peltomaa (F) 538 97 132 229
5. Pasi Määttänen (F) 526 122 153 275
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Aarne Honkavaara (F) 64 144 204 3.188
2. Harry Honkanen (F) 1 0 3 3.000
3. Jorma Salmi (F) 62 76 132 2.129
4. Teppo Rastio (F) 21 24 43 2.048
5. Mikko Pukka (D) 1 0 2 2.000
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Raimo Summanen (F) 1988-1989 Liiga 49 39 49 88 1.80 28
2. Raimo Summanen (F) 1989-1990 Liiga 49 42 35 77 1.57 50
3. Raimo Summanen (F) 1982-1983 Liiga 44 52 18 70 1.59 38
4. Mikko Mäkelä (F) 1984-1985 Liiga 45 38 32 70 1.56 34
5. Dale Derkatch (F) 1988-1989 Liiga 49 38 31 69 1.41 53
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Raimo Summanen (F) 1982-1983 Liiga 44 52 18 70 1.59 38
2. Raimo Summanen (F) 1989-1990 Liiga 49 42 35 77 1.57 50
3. Raimo Summanen (F) 1988-1989 Liiga 49 39 49 88 1.80 28
4. Mikko Mäkelä (F) 1984-1985 Liiga 45 38 32 70 1.56 34
5. Dale Derkatch (F) 1988-1989 Liiga 49 38 31 69 1.41 53
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Raimo Summanen (F) 1988-1989 Liiga 49 39 49 88 1.80 28
2. Pekka Järvelä (F) 1988-1989 Liiga 45 17 49 66 1.47 40
3. Risto Jalo (F) 1989-1990 Liiga 50 19 44 63 1.26 40
4. Raimo Helminen (F) 1996-1997 Liiga 57 12 44 56 0.98 56
5. Raimo Helminen (F) 2000-2001 Liiga 65 10 43 53 0.82 30
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Kristian Kudroc (D) 2006-2007 Liiga 43 8 8 16 0.37 178
2. Sami Helenius (D) 2004-2005 Liiga 60 0 2 2 0.03 166
3. Matt Smith (D) 2000-2001 Liiga 64 4 5 9 0.14 162
4. Timo Willman (D) 1998-1999 Liiga 53 3 2 5 0.09 159
5. Matt Nickerson (D) 2008-2009 Liiga 43 2 1 3 0.07 156
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'0" 185 lbs 22.69
2018-2019 6'1" 188 lbs 25.39
2017-2018 6'0" 185 lbs 25.84
2016-2017 6'0" 190 lbs 25.56
2015-2016 6'0" 192 lbs 26.62
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