Risto Jalo

Risto Uolevi Jalo (born July 18, 1962 in Humppila, Finland) is a retired professional ice hockey player who played in the SM-liiga and National Hockey League. He played for Ilves, HPK, and Edmonton Oilers. He was inducted into the Finnish Hockey Hall of Fame in 2004. He also competed in the men's tournament at the 1984 Winter Olympics.[1]

Risto Jalo
Born (1962-07-18) July 18, 1962 (age 58)
Humppila, Finland
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 176 lb (80 kg; 12 st 8 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Left
Played for KOOVEE
Edmonton Oilers
National team  Finland
NHL Draft 131st overall, 1981
Washington Capitals
Playing career 1979–1998


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Risto Jalo Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 22 May 2019.

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