Jarkko Immonen (ice hockey, born 1984)

Jarkko Antero Immonen (born January 18, 1984) is a Finnish professional ice hockey forward who is playing for HKm Zvolen in Slovakia. He was selected by the Dallas Stars in the 4th round (110th overall) of the 2002 NHL Entry Draft.

Jarkko Antero Immonen
Jarkko Antero Immonen.jpg
Born (1984-01-18) January 18, 1984 (age 36)
Kouvola, Finland
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 198 lb (90 kg; 14 st 2 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Left
Tipsport liga team
Former teams
HKm Zvolen
Blues
SaiPa
Pelicans
Sport
KooKoo
NHL Draft 110th overall, 2002
Dallas Stars
Playing career 2003–present

Midway through the 2010–11 season, on January 28, 2011, Immonen transferred from his first SM-lliga club, the Espoo Blues, to the Pelicans and signed an addition one-year contract.[1] In the following 2011–12 season, Immonen enjoyed his most successful season win the SM-liiga since 2008, scoring 32 points in 59 games to help the Pelicans reach the finals.

On May 3, 2012, he was re-signed to a two-year extension with the Pelicans.[2]

Career statisticsEdit

Regular season and playoffsEdit

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2003–04 Blues SM-l 13 1 0 1 4 9 1 0 1 0
2004–05 Blues SM-l 44 2 2 4 14
2005–06 SaiPa SM-l 53 7 6 13 22 3 0 0 0 0
2006–07 SaiPa SM-l 56 13 16 29 36
2007–08 SaiPa SM-l 56 19 19 38 44
2008–09 SaiPa SM-l 32 14 9 23 16
2009–10 Blues SM-l 34 9 8 17 18
2010–11 Blues SM-l 21 2 8 10 12
2010–11 Pelicans SM-l 14 6 4 10 20
2011–12 Pelicans SM-l 59 10 22 32 24 17 0 2 2 6
SM-liiga totals 384 83 94 177 160 36 4 7 11 8
Medal record
Representing   Finland
Ice hockey
World Junior Championships
  2004 Helsinki

InternationalEdit

Year Team Event GP G A Pts PIM
2002 Finland WJC18 8 2 4 6 6
2004 Finland WJC 7 2 3 5 2
Junior int'l totals 15 4 7 11 8

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Jarkko Immonen to the Pelicans" (in Finnish). Pelicans. 2011-01-28. Archived from the original on 2011-09-07. Retrieved 2011-01-28.
  2. ^ "Pärssinen, Kari Korpi and Myllyniemi Pelicans shirt". Lahti Pelicans (in Finnish). 2012-05-03. Archived from the original on 2012-05-03. Retrieved 2012-05-03.

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