Team Facts

1998-1999 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Ari Ahonen (G) 38 1981 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'1" 190 L
Marko Leinonen (G) 48 1971 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'11" 185 L
Tommi Satosaari (G) 44 1975 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'1" 187 L
DEFENSEMEN
Jarkko Glad (D) 46 1973 Luopioinen, FIN 6'0" 203 L
Markus Kankaanperä (D) 39 1980 Skellefteå, SWE 6'2" 214 L
Marko Kauppinen (D) 40 1979 Mikkeli, FIN 5'11" 187 L
Kalle Koskinen (D) 47 1972 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'3" 201 L
Jan Latvala (D) 47 1972 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'10" 179 L
Mikko Luoma (D) 43 1976 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'4" 207 L
Jyrki Välivaara (D) 43 1976 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'2" 203 L
Kevin Wortman (D) 1969 Saugus, MA, USA 6'0" 198 R
FORWARDS
Lasse Jämsen (RW) 45 1974 Jyväskylän mlk, FIN 5'10" 185 R
Pasi Kangas (LW) 46 1973 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'0" 176 L
Toni Koivunen (C)   “C” 47 1971 Lahti, FIN 5'11" 190 L
Mikko Liukkonen (RW) 41 1978 Kouvola, FIN 5'10" 176 L
Miikka Männikkö (RW) 40 1979 Tampere, FIN 5'7" 172 R
Robert Nordberg (LW) 49 1970 Boden, SWE 5'8" 176 L
Veli-Pekka Nutikka (LW) 44 1975 Lappeenranta, FIN 6'1" 220 L
Marko Ojanen (LW)   “A” 46 1973 Helsinki, FIN 5'10" 179 L
Jussi Pesonen (RW) 40 1979 Muurame, FIN 6'1" 207 L
Mikko Rantala (C) 46 1973 Hyvinkää, FIN 6'5" 225 R
Topi Riutta (C/LW) 39 1980 Heinola, FIN 5'11" 190 L
Jussi Tarvainen (RW) 43 1976 Lahti, FIN 6'3" 203 R
Tommi Turunen (LW) 49 1970 Savonlinna, FIN 5'10" 181 L
Timo Vertala (LW) 41 1978 Jyväskylä, FIN 6'0" 194 L
Juha Viinikainen (LW) 42 1977 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'11" 185 L
Marko Virtanen (RW)   “A” 50 1968 Jyväskylä, FIN 5'10" 181 L
#15 Stefan Örnskog (C) 50 1969 Jönköping, SWE 5'11" 176 L
Position: G:3 D:8 F:16 | Av Age: 24.52 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 192 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
11/04/2019
11/04/2019 Loan Leaving Ossi Ikonen (D) Leaving for Pelicans
10/29/2019
10/29/2019 Loan Leaving Ossi Ikonen (D) Leaving for Pelicans
10/11/2019
10/11/2019 Confirmed Leaving Mikko Kuukka (D) Leaving for Sheffield Steelers
10/10/2019
10/10/2019 Confirmed Joining Julius Honka (D) Joining from Dallas Stars
10/04/2019
10/04/2019 Confirmed Leaving David Tomasek (F) Leaving for HC Sparta Praha
10/03/2019
10/03/2019 Loan Joining Petrus Palmu (F) Joining from Vancouver Canucks
09/05/2019
09/05/2019 Loan Leaving Niko Parkkinen (G) Leaving for KeuPa HT
09/05/2019 Loan Leaving Valtteri Kakkonen (D) Leaving for KeuPa HT
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
JyP HT
1990-1991 Liiga 44 22 4 18 - - 177 136 48 3 Bronze game loss
1991-1992 Liiga 44 26 8 10 - - 189 129 60 1 Final loss
1992-1993 Liiga 48 25 4 19 - - 171 146 54 6 Bronze game win
1993-1994 Liiga 48 26 4 18 - - 157 135 56 5 Quarterfinal loss
1994-1995 Liiga 50 22 8 20 - - 164 181 52 5 Quarterfinal loss
1995-1996 Liiga 50 13 11 26 - - 132 155 37 10 Did not make playoffs
1996-1997 Liiga 50 25 6 19 - - 163 136 56 5 Quarterfinal loss
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1997-1998 Liiga 48 17 3 28 - - 135 167 37 11 Did not make playoffs
1998-1999 Liiga 54 22 4 28 - - 137 157 48 8 Quarterfinal loss
1999-2000 Liiga 54 13 13 28 - - 158 211 39 10 Did not make playoffs
2000-2001 Liiga 56 15 9 32 - - 136 185 39 12 Did not make playoffs
2001-2002 Liiga 56 19 15 22 - - 145 158 57 9 Did not make playoffs
2002-2003 Liiga 56 28 7 21 - - 152 146 65 6 Quarterfinal loss
2003-2004 Liiga 56 18 14 24 - - 138 166 52 10 Did not make playoffs
2004-2005 Liiga 56 23 - 24 2 7 147 148 80 8 Playoffs Qualifier loss
2005-2006 Liiga 56 20 - 21 8 7 134 125 83 9 Playoffs Qualifier loss
2006-2007 Liiga 56 15 - 26 7 8 138 165 67 12 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 Liiga 56 27 - 16 7 6 174 129 101 5 Quarterfinal loss
2008-2009 Liiga 58 31 - 18 4 5 168 112 106 1 Champion
2009-2010 Liiga 58 31 - 15 6 6 173 132 111 1 Bronze game win
2010-2011 Liiga 60 39 - 13 4 4 186 97 129 1 Bronze game loss
2011-2012 Liiga 60 30 - 19 7 4 168 122 108 4 Champion
2012-2013 Liiga 60 28 - 18 5 9 161 142 103 3 Bronze game win
2013-2014 Liiga 60 26 - 21 7 6 154 149 98 5 Quarterfinal loss
2014-2015 Liiga 60 28 - 19 5 8 174 151 102 4 Bronze game win
2015-2016 Liiga 60 29 - 19 7 5 156 139 106 4 Bronze game loss
2016-2017 Liiga 60 28 - 14 9 9 160 123 111 4 Bronze game win
2017-2018 Liiga 60 32 - 20 4 4 187 145 108 4 Quarterfinal loss
2018-2019 Liiga 60 17 - 24 12 7 145 155 82 10 Playoffs Qualifier loss
2019-2020 Liiga 21 13 - 8 1 2 76 49 40 3 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2012-2013 ET 8 2 - 4 0 2 23 32 8 7 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 ET 8 6 - 1 0 1 30 19 19 1 Champion
2014-2015 Champions HL 6 3 - 1 2 0 15 11 13 2 16th final loss
2015-2016 Champions HL 4 2 - 2 0 0 10 9 6 2 16th final loss
2016-2017 Champions HL 4 2 - 2 0 0 12 9 6 2 Eight final loss
2017-2018 Champions HL 6 3 - 2 1 0 16 15 11 2 Champion
2018-2019 Champions HL 6 2 - 4 0 0 16 14 6 3 Did not make playoffs
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Jaroslav Bednar (F) 2019-2020 HC Vrchlabi Czech3 12 10 12 22 14
2. Mika Niemi (F) 2019-2020 KOOVEE II II-divisioona 8 8 13 21 2
3. Harri Pesonen (F) 2019-2020 SCL Tigers NLA 19 8 13 21 18
4. Jussi Nättinen (F) 2019-2020 Podhale Nowy Targ Poland 18 9 11 20 0
5. Niklas Tikkinen (D) 2019-2020 Herlev Eagles Denmark 19 8 11 19 2
6. Simon Kostner (F) 2019-2020 Ritten/Renon AlpsHL 15 6 13 19 10
7. Valtteri Kemiläinen (D) 2019-2020 Tappara Liiga 21 1 18 19 16
8. Joose Antonen (F) 2019-2020 Ilves Liiga 21 8 9 17 4
9. Olli Suoraniemi (F) 2019-2020 SoKi II-divisioona 8 9 7 16 0
10. Riku Sihvonen (F) 2019-2020 Hermes Mestis 14 6 9 15 20
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Pertti Rastela (F) 644 291 257 548
2. Risto Kurkinen (F) 393 288 199 487
3. Jani Tuppurainen (F) 533 142 252 394
4. Juha-Pekka Hytönen (F) 771 162 222 384
5. Jarkko Immonen (F) 414 139 231 370
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Pertti Rastela (F) 644 291 257 548
2. Risto Kurkinen (F) 393 288 199 487
3. Juha-Pekka Hytönen (F) 771 162 222 384
4. Pekka Saikkonen (F) 311 149 101 250
5. Ossi Louhivaara (F) 678 148 162 310
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Pertti Rastela (F) 644 291 257 548
2. Jani Tuppurainen (F) 533 142 252 394
3. Éric Perrin (F) 398 109 234 343
4. Jarkko Immonen (F) 414 139 231 370
5. Juha-Pekka Hytönen (F) 771 162 222 384
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Mika Paananen (F) 491 107 286 513
2. Tuomas Pihlman (F) 504 132 272 493
3. Jyri Marttinen (D) 281 38 83 484
4. Pertti Rastela (F) 644 291 548 449
5. Miika Lahti (F) 527 57 144 446
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Juha-Pekka Hytönen (F) 771 162 222 384
2. Ossi Louhivaara (F) 678 148 162 310
3. Pertti Rastela (F) 644 291 257 548
4. Jari Jääskeläinen (F) 555 45 75 120
5. Jarmo Jokilahti (F) 552 62 112 174
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Michael Nylander (F) 16 11 30 1.875
2. Jari Hirsimäki (F) 36 35 61 1.694
3. Robert Burakovsky (F) 14 14 21 1.500
4. Juha Riihijärvi (F) 79 54 118 1.494
5. Petrus Palmu (F) 12 7 17 1.417
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Henry Saleva (F) 1984-1985 I-divisioona 44 35 69 104 2.36 10
2. Risto Kurkinen (F) 1984-1985 I-divisioona 44 45 26 71 1.61 27
3. Pekka Järvelä (F) 1986-1987 Liiga 41 17 54 71 1.73 32
4. Jari Lindroos (F) 1991-1992 Liiga 44 18 49 67 1.52 32
5. Risto Kurkinen (F) 1989-1990 Liiga 44 37 28 65 1.48 22
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Risto Kurkinen (F) 1984-1985 I-divisioona 44 45 26 71 1.61 27
2. Risto Kurkinen (F) 1986-1987 Liiga 44 41 19 60 1.36 25
3. Risto Kurkinen (F) 1989-1990 Liiga 44 37 28 65 1.48 22
4. Henry Saleva (F) 1984-1985 I-divisioona 44 35 69 104 2.36 10
5. Jari Hirsimäki (F) 1983-1984 I-divisioona 36 35 26 61 1.69 24
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Henry Saleva (F) 1984-1985 I-divisioona 44 35 69 104 2.36 10
2. Pekka Järvelä (F) 1986-1987 Liiga 41 17 54 71 1.73 32
3. Jari Lindroos (F) 1991-1992 Liiga 44 18 49 67 1.52 32
4. Éric Perrin (F) 2014-2015 Liiga 59 12 43 55 0.93 20
5. Éric Perrin (F) 2012-2013 Liiga 59 11 42 53 0.90 22
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Riku Rahikainen (F) 2006-2007 Liiga 47 3 2 5 0.11 135
2. Jyri Marttinen (D) 2005-2006 Liiga 50 11 8 19 0.38 126
3. Olli Malmivaara (D) 2009-2010 Liiga 52 3 3 6 0.12 123
4. Olli Malmivaara (D) 2008-2009 Liiga 57 4 11 15 0.26 122
5. Jyri Marttinen (D) 2003-2004 Liiga 54 6 13 19 0.35 115
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2019-2020 6'0" 190 lbs 26.04
2018-2019 6'1" 194 lbs 29.28
2017-2018 6'1" 195 lbs 28.52
2016-2017 6'1" 196 lbs 28.22
2015-2016 6'1" 197 lbs 27.88
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