PRIMARY MENU
Stats Teams Leagues Nations Awards Free Agents Draft Center Drafts
SIDEBAR MENU
Team Facts
  • Plays in Liiga
  • Full name Kouvolan Edustuskiekko
  • Team colours Black + Orange + White
  • Town Kouvola, FIN
  • Founded 1965

2020-2021 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S Ctrct
GOALTENDERS
#1 Victor Brattström (G) 23 1997 Göteborg, SWE 6'5" 198 L
#35 Oskari Salminen (G) 21 1999 Kotka, FIN 6'4" 201 L 20/21
DEFENSEMEN
#40 Martin Berger (D) 24 1996 Turku, FIN 6'0" 201 L 20/21
#47 Alexander Bonsaksen (D)   “C” 34 1987 Oslo, NOR 5'10" 185 L 21/22
#41 Oskari Manninen (D)   “A” 29 1991 Vantaa, FIN 5'11" 187 L 20/21
#3 Arttu Pelli (D) 24 1996 Kouvola, FIN 5'9" 165 R 20/21
#7 Juho Rautanen (D) 23 1997 Mäntsälä, FIN 6'0" 183 L 20/21
#6 Peetro Seppälä (D) 20 2000 Kuusankoski, FIN 6'2" 192 L 21/22
#63 Joni Tuulola (D) 25 1996 Hämeenlinna, FIN 6'3" 181 L 20/21
#25 Alexander Ytterell (D) 29 1991 Vetlanda, SWE 6'0" 185 R 20/21+1
FORWARDS
#44 Aleksi Ainali (C) 25 1995 Vihti, FIN 5'11" 190 L 21/22
#74 Nikita Alexandrov (C) 20 2000 Burgwedel, GER 6'0" 183 L
#20 Kasper Björkqvist (RW/LW) 23 1997 Espoo, FIN 6'1" 214 L
#23 Teemu Engberg (LW/RW) 21 1999 Loviisa, FIN 5'11" 190 L 21/22
#26 Jere Friberg (C) 25 1995 Laitila, FIN 6'1" 194 L 20/21
#55 Vilmos Galló (LW/RW) 24 1996 Budapest, HUN 6'0" 190 L 20/21
#19 Erik Karlsson (C/LW) 26 1994 Lerum, SWE 6'0" 170 L 20/21
#62 Kimi Koivisto (LW/RW) 28 1992 Heinola, FIN 5'11" 181 L 20/21
#9 Trevor Mingoia (RW) 29 1992 Fairport, NY, USA 5'11" 185 R 20/21
#18
Joonas Oden (RW/LW) 20 2000 Benton City, WA, USA 6'0" 183 R 20/21
#27 Kasperi Ojantakanen (C) 26 1995 Helsinki, FIN 6'0" 174 R 21/22
#17 Ahti Oksanen (LW)   “A” 27 1993 Kirkkonummi, FIN 6'3" 207 L 20/21
#88 Kyle Platzer (RW/C) 25 1995 Waterloo, ON, CAN 6'0" 181 R 20/21
#15 Samuli Ratinen (LW) 22 1998 Saarijärvi, FIN 6'0" 203 L 21/22
#14 Toni Suuronen (LW/RW)   “A” 25 1995 Hamina, FIN 5'11" 181 L 20/21
#92 Christian Thomas (RW) 28 1992 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'9" 176 R 20/21
Position: G: 2, D: 8, F: 16 | Av Age: 24.85 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt: 188 lbs | Compare with other teams

Team Staff

Team Facts
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
  • Arena Name Lumon Areena
  • Location Kouvola, FIN
  • Capacity 6 200
  • Construction Year 1982
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
01/07/2021
01/07/2021 Confirmed Joining Christian Thomas (F) Joining from No team
12/30/2020
12/30/2020 Loan Joining Nikita Alexandrov (F) Joining from St. Louis Blues
10/01/2020
10/01/2020 Loan Leaving Antti Palojärvi (D) Leaving for Hermes
09/28/2020
09/28/2020 Confirmed Leaving Juha-Pekka Haataja (F) Leaving for Retired
09/13/2020
09/13/2020 Confirmed Leaving Markus Jokinen (F) Leaving for KOOVEE II
09/01/2020
09/01/2020 Confirmed Joining Joni Tuulola (D) Joining from Rockford IceHogs
08/24/2020
08/24/2020 Loan Joining Kasper Björkqvist (F) Joining from Pittsburgh Penguins
08/12/2020
08/12/2020 Confirmed Leaving Toni Kähkönen (F) Leaving for Fehérvár AV19
Show complete transfer coverage
Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1992-1993 I-divisioona 44 - - - - - 220 140 57 3 -
1993-1994 I-divisioona 46 - - - - - 205 219 43 7 -
1994-1995 I-divisioona 46 27 4 15 - - 199 157 58 2 Qualification loss
1995-1996 I-divisioona 44 19 4 21 - - 187 196 42 12 Quarterfinal loss
1996-1997 I-divisioona 44 8 3 33 - - 117 242 19 15 Relegated
1997-1998 II-divisioona 18 14 2 2 - - 136 52 30 2 -
II-divisioona 14 10 1 3 - - 81 44 21 2 Qualification loss
1998-1999 II-divisioona 16 13 1 2 - - 98 44 27 2 -
1999-2000 I-divisioona 48 22 3 23 - - 155 175 47 6 Qualification loss
2000-2001 Mestis 44 13 5 26 - - 100 147 31 11 Saved in relegation
2001-2002 Mestis 44 25 7 12 - - 172 124 58 2 Final loss
2002-2003 Mestis 44 28 6 9 - 1 168 111 63 2 Bronze game win
2003-2004 Mestis 45 22 6 15 1 1 129 98 53 5 Bronze game loss
2004-2005 Mestis 44 10 12 22 3 - 100 137 35 10 Did not make playoffs
2005-2006 Mestis 45 18 10 17 - - 142 129 50 5 Quarterfinal loss
2006-2007 Mestis 45 24 10 11 - - 174 131 59 5 Quarterfinal loss
2007-2008 Mestis 45 26 - 16 1 2 151 112 82 4 Bronze game loss
2008-2009 Mestis 45 22 - 13 5 5 149 123 81 4 Quarterfinal loss
2009-2010 Mestis 45 24 - 11 5 5 156 120 87 1 Bronze game win
2010-2011 Mestis 49 31 - 11 3 4 169 102 103 2 Semifinal loss
2011-2012 Mestis 46 25 - 8 3 10 121 94 91 2 Bronze game win
2012-2013 Mestis 48 20 - 16 7 5 142 133 79 5 Final loss
2013-2014 Mestis 56 26 - 14 5 11 163 135 99 3 Champion
2014-2015 Mestis 56 32 - 15 4 5 191 126 109 2 Final loss
2015-2016 Liiga 60 16 - 24 10 10 129 159 78 11 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 Liiga 60 15 - 27 7 11 137 173 70 13 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 Liiga 60 14 - 31 5 10 142 198 62 14 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 Liiga 60 18 - 29 6 7 157 197 73 13 Did not make playoffs
2019-2020 Liiga 59 37 - 22 7 6 172 129 110 5 Playoffs Cancelled
2020-2021 Liiga 26 15 - 11 3 3 81 61 45 5 -
View complete team history
Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1967-1968 Suomen Cup 1 1 - 0 - - 4 3 - - Qualification
1969-1970 Suomen Cup 1 0 - 1 - - 0 5 - - Qualification loss
1970-1971 Suomen Cup - - - - - - - - - - -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Eero Elo (F) 2020-2021 SC Langenthal SL 32 19 21 40 30
2. Markus Jokinen (F) 2020-2021 KOOVEE II II-divisioona 12 22 15 37 6
3. Brendan O'Donnell (F) 2020-2021 HC Slovan Bratislava Slovakia 33 19 12 31 6
4. Hannes Björninen (F) 2020-2021 Pelicans Liiga 26 8 18 26 8
5. Veli-Matti Savinainen (F) 2020-2021 Jokerit KHL 37 13 9 22 46
6. Sami Tamminen (F) 2020-2021 Visby/Roma HockeyEttan 24 9 12 21 0
7. Olli Korhonen (F) 2020-2021 JoKP Mestis 18 7 13 20 6
8. Juuso Rajala (F) 2020-2021 Bayreuth Tigers DEL2 22 3 17 20 6
9. Teemu Virtala (F) 2020-2021 Kaltern/Caldaro Italy2 12 5 14 19 10
10. Matt Caito (D) 2020-2021 Leksands IF SHL 34 1 18 19 16
View Complete List
Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Aki Räisänen (F) 410 194 231 425
2. Mikko Liukkonen (F) 391 152 222 374
3. Heimo Mäkelä (F) 398 167 117 284
4. Harri Haapaniemi (F) 377 126 151 277
5. Mikko Laaksonen (F) 187 100 173 273
Show More
Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Aki Räisänen (F) 410 194 231 425
2. Heimo Mäkelä (F) 398 167 117 284
3. Mikko Liukkonen (F) 391 152 222 374
4. Ari Kotro (F) 425 127 132 259
5. Harri Haapaniemi (F) 377 126 151 277
Show More
Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Aki Räisänen (F) 410 194 231 425
2. Mikko Liukkonen (F) 391 152 222 374
3. Mikko Laaksonen (F) 187 100 173 273
4. Timo Nurmberg (F) 227 54 156 210
5. Harri Haapaniemi (F) 377 126 151 277
Show More
Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Aki Räisänen (F) 410 194 425 459
2. Mikko Liukkonen (F) 391 152 374 405
3. Jani Luoma-Aho (F) 355 56 186 371
4. Harri Haapaniemi (F) 377 126 277 367
5. Martti Narinen (D) 293 60 141 346
Show More
Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jukka Virtanen (D) 430 45 67 112
2. Ari Kotro (F) 425 127 132 259
3. Aki Räisänen (F) 410 194 231 425
4. Heimo Mäkelä (F) 398 167 117 284
5. Mikko Liukkonen (F) 391 152 222 374
Show More
Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Christian Thomas (F) 3 4 6 2.000
2. Mika Johansson (F) 14 12 27 1.929
3. Arto Kotiranta (F) 7 8 12 1.714
4. Jouko Myrrä (F) 44 37 71 1.614
5. Lasse Tasala (F) 69 50 106 1.536
Show More
Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Lasse Tasala (F) 1986-1987 I-divisioona 44 38 43 81 1.84 21
2. Mikko Laaksonen (F) 1991-1992 I-divisioona 43 29 44 73 1.70 75
3. Sergei Karpov (D) 1992-1993 I-divisioona 43 28 45 73 1.70 100
4. Jouko Myrrä (F) 1991-1992 I-divisioona 44 37 34 71 1.61 6
5. Donald Fraser (F) 1986-1987 I-divisioona 41 30 40 70 1.71 60
Show More
Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Lasse Tasala (F) 1986-1987 I-divisioona 44 38 43 81 1.84 21
2. Jouko Myrrä (F) 1991-1992 I-divisioona 44 37 34 71 1.61 6
3. Mika Kannisto (F) 1993-1994 I-divisioona 46 37 30 67 1.46 26
4. Aki Räisänen (F) 1986-1987 I-divisioona 44 32 35 67 1.52 52
5. Ari Saarinen (F) 1992-1993 I-divisioona 39 32 20 52 1.33 26
Show More
Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Sergei Karpov (D) 1991-1992 I-divisioona 44 19 51 70 1.59 20
2. Mikko Laaksonen (F) 1993-1994 I-divisioona 44 19 50 69 1.57 79
3. Sergei Karpov (D) 1992-1993 I-divisioona 43 28 45 73 1.70 100
4. Juuso Rajala (F) 2014-2015 Mestis 55 12 45 57 1.04 40
5. Mikko Laaksonen (F) 1991-1992 I-divisioona 43 29 44 73 1.70 75
Show More
Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Martin Berger (D) 2019-2020 Liiga 46 2 4 6 0.13 183
2. Matt Nickerson (D) 2012-2013 Mestis 41 1 11 12 0.29 154
3. Jani Honkanen (D) 2007-2008 Mestis 42 8 9 17 0.40 153
4. Mikko Tarkiainen (D) 2006-2007 Mestis 39 6 15 21 0.54 123
5. Jari Suorsa (F) 1994-1995 I-divisioona 41 10 8 19 0.46 114
Show More
Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2020-2021 6'0" 188 lbs 24.85
2019-2020 6'0" 186 lbs 25.62
2018-2019 6'0" 187 lbs 24.97
2017-2018 6'1" 189 lbs 24.91
2016-2017 6'0" 188 lbs 26.21
View 20 latest seasons