Juhani Tamminen

Manu Juhani Tamminen (born May 26, 1950) is a Finnish retired professional ice hockey player who played in the SM-liiga and World Hockey Association. He played for TPS, HJK, HIFK, Cleveland Crusaders, and Phoenix Roadrunners. He represented Finland at the 1976 Canada Cup. He was inducted into the Finnish Hockey Hall of Fame in 1991.

Juhani Tamminen
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Born (1950-05-26) May 26, 1950 (age 70)
Turku, Finland
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for WHA
Cleveland Crusaders
Phoenix Roadrunners
Oklahoma City Blazers
Kokudo Keikaku
Nationalliga B
EHC Visp
Playing career 1969–1982

Tamminen's post playing career has included coaching in Finland, Sweden, Switzerland and Japan, as well as various television sports commentator positions.[1] Tamminen has also coached Switzerland's and France's national ice hockey A-group.

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  1. ^ "HIFK coach Paul Baxter not getting stressed out..." Helsingin Sanomat. 9 November 2007. Retrieved 2009-10-13. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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