Aku Pekkarinen showed a good contribution by scoring twice in his debut in England. Here is the link to the local newspaper: http://www.swindonadvertiser.co.uk/sport/10654812.SWINDON_WILDCATS__Pekkarinen_strikes_twice_to_help_gun_down_Jets/
Northern Hockey Experience Ltd’s client Mikko Jortikka has signed a one-year contract with Mestis-club TuTo Hockey (Turku). Very experienced defenceman spent the last season with HCK in Mestis. Jortikka spent his summer in Australia playing for Canberra Knights (AIHL). During his career, Jortikka has already played 302 regular season matches in Mestis (Finland U-20, Hermes,
Northern Hockey Experience Ltd’s client Vili Palola has signed a one-year contract with Mestis-club Jokipojat (Joensuu). Young defenceman spent last season with another Mestis-club LeKi but now he is ready for new challenges with one of the most traditional Finnish Mestis-clubs. Check news about the transfer from here (only in Finnish): http://www.jokipojat.com/ajankohtaista/jokipoikiin-vaihteeksi-aimo-annos-ulkomaalaisv%C3%A4ri%C3%A4 http://www.jatkoaika.com/Uutiset/jokipojat-t%C3%A4ydentyy-mukana-per%C3%A4ti-kuusi-ulkomaalaista/150356 http://www.mehtimakelainen.net/uutiset/401-jokipojille-kuusi-ulkomaalaispelaajaa
Northern Hockey Experience Ltd’s client Miika Heikkilä has signed a one-year deal with Mestis-club Peliitat (Heinola). Heikkilä’s last season was a real success story. Young forward was a team captain when HPK’s A-juniors won Finnish Championship. Heikkilä was also chosen as a MVP of A-junior’s playoffs. 21-year old winger scored impressive 15 points (7+8) in
Couple of months remaining for the showcase event, which bears the name of Scandinavian Tour 2013. Northern Hockey Experience was the first in Finnish ice hockey history which organized a showcase event for the professional hockey players at 2011. Showcase-team consisted of international players which played 6 games during the Scandinavian Tour; two of them
Northern Hockey Experience’s client Aku Pekkarinen has signed a one-year contract with Swindon Wildcats (UK). Previously Pekkarinen has (among others) played 77 matches in Finnish elite league SM-liiga (KalPa) and won Mestis (FIN-2) Championship in Jokipojat. Pekkarinen’s last two seasons with Jukurit were difficult because of injuries but now 28-old D-man will get a fresh
Clubs around the hockey world are still searching players for the next season. If you want to continue your hockey career either in Finland, in Europe or in Northern America we’d be more than happy to help you. Please send your short resume to our agents and lets see what we can do for you.
Experienced power forward signed a one-year extension with Mestis-club HCK. Kuuluvainen split his last season with Manchester Phoenix, Hokki and HCK. 29-years old winger has previously played also in SM-liiga (Blues and KalPa) as well as in Mestis-clubs Jukurit (Mikkeli), KooVee (Tampere) and KooKoo (Kouvola). In addition, Kuuluvainen has spent two successful seasons in French
Juha Virtanen signed a season length contract extension with Finnish Mestis team, TuTo. Virtanen has played total of 219 games in Mestis where he has marked out 96 points. Last season, 25-year-old forward scored 15 points in 38 games. NHE wishes luck for the next season!
We are proud to announce our new client, Vili Palola. This season, 20-year-old defender marked out his first season in Mestis, where he made an instant impact. His career highlight, so far, has been junior B2 SM-sarja champion in 2009. Palola’s career stats can be seen in here. Jatkoaika.com’s little review from Leki’s players from