Team Facts
Plays in Liiga
Champions Hockey League
Full name Mikkelin Jukurit Team colours Blue + Yellow + Red Town Mikkeli, FIN Founded 1970

2020-2021 Skater Stats
# N Player GP G A TP PIM +/-   GP G A TP PIM +/-
Liiga
1. Alexander Yakovenko (D)   55 9 19 28 34 -19 |
2. Axel Rindell (D)   Toronto Maple Leafs 47 7 19 26 14 -17 |
3. Joachim Rohdin (RW)   55 17 8 25 26 -20 |
4. Jesper Piitulainen (RW)   46 11 13 24 2 -17 |
5. Simon Stransky (LW/C)   46 5 18 23 12 -19 |
6. Anssi Löfman (C/W)   54 6 15 21 14 -11 |
7. Henri Nikkanen (C)   Winnipeg Jets 47 7 13 20 12 -26 |
8. Teemu Henritius (RW/C)   56 7 12 19 10 -12 |
9. Pontus Netterberg (RW)   32 7 8 15 30 -14 |
10. Teemu Pulkkinen (RW)   47 7 8 15 4 -3 |
                             
11. Kristian Afanasyev (C/LW)   32 9 4 13 12 -5 |
12. Julius Vähätalo (LW/C)   57 5 6 11 10 -21 |
13. Jakub Galvas (D)   Chicago Blackhawks 47 2 9 11 16 -19 |
14. Otto Mäkinen (C)   47 2 8 10 6 -12 |
15. Mikko Kokkonen (D)   Toronto Maple Leafs 50 1 9 10 20 -17 |
16. Ville Leskinen (LW/RW)   43 3 6 9 28 -11 |
17. Samuli Piipponen (D)   32 3 5 8 40 -5 |
18. Vitali Abramov (LW/RW)   Ottawa Senators 8 5 2 7 2 -5 |
19. Brandon Yip (RW/LW)   15 2 4 6 49 -4 |
20. Santeri Salmela (D)   53 1 4 5 38 -13 |
                             
21. Mikael Saha (C/W)   29 0 3 3 10 -8 |
22. Heikki Huttunen (F)   42 0 3 3 12 -16 |
23. Markus Oden (F)   9 1 1 2 0 -2 |
24. Atte Mäkinen (D)   45 1 1 2 57 -9 |
25. Perttu Kiesilä (C)   15 0 2 2 8 -4 |
26. Ville Hyvärinen (D)   36 0 2 2 40 -7 |
27. Jaakko Haarti (D)   10 1 0 1 4 -3 |
28. Kalle Matikainen (LW)   2 0 1 1 0 0 |
29. Samuel Kemppainen (D)   2 0 0 0 0 -1 |
30. Miiro Linjala (C)   3 0 0 0 0 -1 |
                             
31. Saku Forsblom (D)   6 0 0 0 6 -3 |
32. Tom Grönblom (D)   14 0 0 0 2 -15 |
2020-2021 Goaltending Stats
# N Player GP GAA SV% w l t so toi svs   GP GAA SV%
  Liiga                          
1. Sami Rajaniemi   45 3.00 .889 12 22 7 1 2540 1020 |
2. Mika Järvinen   12 3.58 .863 1 8 2 0 621 233 |
3. Eetu Randelin   6 4.53 .836 0 4 1 0 265 102 |
4. Kai Tillanen   0 - - - - - - - - |
Games
Date Home Visiting Score League
2022-12-02T16:30:00+0000 SaiPa Jukurit - Liiga
2022-11-26T15:00:00+0000 Jukurit JYP 1 - 3 Liiga
2022-11-25T16:30:00+0000 JYP Jukurit 6 - 2 Liiga
2022-11-19T15:00:00+0000 Jukurit KalPa 2 - 3 Liiga
2022-11-18T16:30:00+0000 Pelicans Jukurit 2 - 5 Liiga
2022-11-05T16:30:00+0000 Jukurit TPS 5 - 3 Liiga
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/29/2022
11/29/2022 Loan Leaving Niilo Romppanen (D) Leaving for JoKP
11/29/2022 Loan Leaving Hannes Häkkilä (D) Leaving for Ketterä
11/29/2022 Loan Leaving Samu Tuomaala (F) Leaving for Ketterä
11/29/2022 Loan Leaving Saku Forsblom (D) Leaving for RoKi
11/26/2022
11/26/2022 Confirmed Leaving Johan Harju (F) Leaving for HC Pustertal
11/24/2022
11/24/2022 Loan Leaving Saku Forsblom (D) Leaving for Peliitat
11/24/2022 Loan Leaving Niilo Romppanen (D) Leaving for Peliitat
11/21/2022
11/21/2022 Loan Joining Konsta Helenius (F) Joining from Tappara
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1994-1995 II-divisioona - - - - - - - - - - - -
1995-1996 II-divisioona 32 26 3 3 - - 268 104 55 1.72 1 -
1996-1997 II-divisioona - - - - - - - - - - - -
1997-1998 II-divisioona 18 9 0 9 - - 100 100 18 1.00 5 -
II-divisioona 12 6 0 6 - - 69 65 18 1.50 3 No playoffs held
1998-1999 II-divisioona 16 13 1 2 - - 99 37 27 1.69 1 -
1999-2000 Suomi-sarja 34 27 3 4 - - 156 66 57 1.68 1 Champion | Promoted
2000-2001 Mestis 44 30 1 13 - - 183 100 61 1.39 2 Champion
2001-2002 Mestis 44 26 10 8 - - 185 114 66 1.50 1 Champion
2002-2003 Mestis 44 33 2 7 - 2 166 86 70 1.59 1 Champion
2003-2004 Mestis 45 26 6 8 1 4 148 89 64 1.42 1 Final loss
2004-2005 Mestis 44 28 8 8 3 - 140 59 67 1.52 2 Bronze game loss
2005-2006 Mestis 45 29 5 11 - - 173 102 63 1.40 1 Champion
2006-2007 Mestis 45 29 6 10 - - 198 110 65 1.44 3 Final loss
2007-2008 Mestis 45 23 - 13 6 3 134 101 84 1.87 3 Bronze game win
2008-2009 Mestis 45 19 - 18 2 6 126 119 67 1.49 9 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 Mestis 45 18 - 18 4 5 127 128 67 1.49 8 Quarterfinal loss
2010-2011 Mestis 49 29 - 9 8 3 187 108 106 2.16 1 Final loss
2011-2012 Mestis 46 25 - 9 7 5 164 107 94 2.04 1 Bronze game loss
2012-2013 Mestis 48 28 - 12 3 5 150 106 95 1.98 1 Champion
2013-2014 Mestis 56 17 - 18 9 12 151 151 81 1.45 7 Final loss
2014-2015 Mestis 56 33 - 15 5 3 173 111 112 2.00 1 Champion
2015-2016 Mestis 50 34 - 6 4 6 207 109 118 2.36 1 Champion
2016-2017 Liiga 60 20 - 28 4 8 128 141 76 1.27 11 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 Liiga 60 16 - 30 5 9 133 170 67 1.12 13 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 Liiga 60 13 - 27 8 12 145 179 67 1.12 14 Did not make playoffs
2019-2020 Liiga 59 19 - 40 8 7 127 178 56 0.95 13 Did not make playoffs
2020-2021 Liiga 57 13 - 34 5 5 120 199 54 0.95 14 Did not make playoffs
2021-2022 Liiga 60 31 - 17 8 4 166 138 113 1.88 2 Quarterfinal loss
2022-2023 Liiga 23 9 - 13 1 0 56 65 29 1.26 13 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
2001-2002 Continental Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 10 5 4 1.33 1 Promoted
Continental Cup 3 2 1 0 - - 12 5 5 1.67 1 Promoted
Continental Cup 2 0 0 2 - - 6 10 0 0.00 4 Bronze game loss
2002-2003 Continental Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 6 5 4 1.33 1 Promoted
Continental Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 9 7 4 1.33 2 -
2003-2004 Continental Cup 3 2 1 0 - - 8 2 5 1.67 1 Promoted
Continental Cup 3 0 0 3 - - 6 14 0 0.00 4 -
2022-2023 Champions HL 6 4 - 2 0 0 22 15 12 2.00 2 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Tatu Vihavainen (F) 2022-2023 Saale Bulls Halle Germany3 20 7 24 31 8
2. Brandon Yip (F) 2022-2023 Kunlun Red Star KHL 30 16 12 28 20
3. Jesse Juntheikki (F) 2022-2023 KelA II-divisioona 10 10 17 27 8
4. Topias Kaski (F) 2022-2023 Jukurit U20 U20 SM-sarja 23 10 12 22 4
5. Joona Jääskeläinen (F) 2022-2023 HC Kosice Slovakia 18 10 10 20 4
6. Simon Stransky (F) 2022-2023 HC Litvínov Czechia 24 7 13 20 18
7. Charlie Sarault (F) 2022-2023 Ravensburg Towerstars DEL2 17 6 14 20 4
8. Roope Ranta (F) 2022-2023 TUTO Hockey Mestis 18 4 16 20 6
9. Frank Gymer (F) 2022-2023 Rødovre Mighty Bulls Denmark 22 5 14 19 23
10. Mikael Saha (F) 2022-2023 Cortina AlpsHL 19 8 10 18 33
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Lasse Kanerva (F) 419 240 212 452
2. Petri Lehtonen (F) 353 121 229 350
3. Antti Laakso (F) 353 114 201 315
4. Mikko Hakkarainen (F) 336 69 160 229
5. Turo Asplund (F) 340 74 138 212
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Lasse Kanerva (F) 419 240 212 452
2. Petri Lehtonen (F) 353 121 229 350
3. Antti Laakso (F) 353 114 201 315
4. Tuomo Jormakka (F) 397 88 108 196
5. Timo Härkönen (F) 118 86 94 180
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Petri Lehtonen (F) 353 121 229 350
2. Lasse Kanerva (F) 419 240 212 452
3. Antti Laakso (F) 353 114 201 315
4. Mikko Hakkarainen (F) 336 69 160 229
5. Turo Asplund (F) 340 74 138 212
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Toni Leinonen (D) 275 49 156 338
2. Ilkka Vaarasuo (D) 339 20 73 285
3. Joonas Kalliola (F) 339 57 102 278
4. Esa Hämäläinen (D) 292 17 40 269
5. Mikko Hakkarainen (F) 336 69 229 256
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Lasse Kanerva (F) 419 240 212 452
2. Ilkka Kallioinen (D) 402 40 111 151
3. Tuomo Jormakka (F) 397 88 108 196
4. Jesper Piitulainen (F) 374 75 117 192
5. Teemu Henritius (F) 358 53 87 140
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Roope Talaja (F) 1 2 3 3.00
2. Chuck Marshall (F) 14 21 32 2.29
3. Jari Rautio (F) 38 43 85 2.24
4. Lauri Kukkasniemi (F) 75 73 150 2.00
5. Petr Pohl (F) 1 0 2 2.00
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Lasse Kanerva (F) 1996-1997 II-divisioona 35 41 36 77 2.20 26
2. Lauri Kukkasniemi (F) 1995-1996 II-divisioona 32 43 32 75 2.34 8
3. Oula Palve (F) 2015-2016 Mestis 43 32 39 71 1.65 22
4. Juha Ikonen (F) 1989-1990 II-divisioona 35 22 43 65 1.86 44
5. Jari Rautio (F) 1984-1985 II-divisioona 28 32 32 64 2.29 16
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Lauri Kukkasniemi (F) 1995-1996 II-divisioona 32 43 32 75 2.34 8
2. Lasse Kanerva (F) 1996-1997 II-divisioona 35 41 36 77 2.20 26
3. Jari Tapper (F) 1991-1992 II-divisioona 36 36 27 63 1.75 44
4. Risto Reivilä (F) 1986-1987 II-divisioona 28 34 21 55 1.96 26
5. Oula Palve (F) 2015-2016 Mestis 43 32 39 71 1.65 22
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Toni Jalo (F) 2013-2014 Mestis 56 6 45 51 0.91 10
2. Juha Ikonen (F) 1989-1990 II-divisioona 35 22 43 65 1.86 44
3. Saku Tukiainen (D) 1995-1996 II-divisioona 30 16 40 56 1.87 16
4. Oula Palve (F) 2015-2016 Mestis 43 32 39 71 1.65 22
5. Roope Ranta (F) 2015-2016 Mestis 49 23 38 61 1.25 28
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Lauri Kinos (D) 2006-2007 Mestis 45 17 16 33 0.73 123
2. Simo Pulkki (D) 2009-2010 Mestis 34 1 6 7 0.21 116
3. Joonas Kalliola (F) 2015-2016 Mestis 42 11 9 20 0.48 102
4. Patrik Lostedt (F) 2013-2014 Mestis 46 3 1 4 0.09 98
5. Esa Hämäläinen (D) 2005-2006 Mestis 36 2 5 7 0.19 92
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'0" 184 lbs 25.18
2021-2022 6'0" 187 lbs 25.73
2020-2021 6'0" 187 lbs 25.73
2019-2020 6'0" 187 lbs 25.61
2018-2019 6'0" 189 lbs 26.00
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
Behind the name

The team name is likely derived from 'jukuripää', which is used to describe a stubborn person or an animal.