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Arto Tukio
Tukio Arto Ilves.jpg
Position Defence
Shoots Left
Height
Weight
5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
176 lb (80 kg)
SM-liiga Team
F. Teams
Ilves
Jokerit
Nationality Flag of Finland Finnish
Born (1981-04-04)April 4, 1981,
Tampere, Finland
NHL Draft 101st overall, 2000
New York Islanders
Pro Career 1999 – present
Medal record
Competitor for Flag of Finland.png Finland
Men's ice hockey
World U18 Championships
Gold 1999 Füssen

Arto Tukio (born April 4, 1981) is a Finnish professional ice hockey defenceman, currently playing for Ilves Tampere in the SM-liiga.

Playing career[]

Tukio began his career with Ilves his hometown team. He was drafted 101st overall by the New York Islanders in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft but never made it to the North American leagues and remained in Europe. After three seasons with Ilves, Tukio moved to Jokerit Helsinki. In 2004 he moved to the Swedish Elitserien with Frölunda HC where he won the Swedish Championship. After two more years with Frölunda, Tukio returned to Ilves in 2007.

Career statistics[]

Regular season and playoffs[]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1999–00 Ilves Tampere SML 42 2 1 3 20 3 0 0 0 0
2000–01 Ilves SML 43 5 10 15 26 7 2 1 3 4
2001–02 Ilves SML 47 8 9 17 28 3 0 1 1 0
2002–03 Jokerit Helsinki SML 49 6 10 16 26 9 0 1 1 4
2003–04 Jokerit SML 54 4 12 16 10
2004–05 Frölunda HC SEL 48 1 7 8 20 13 0 2 2 20
2005–06 Frölunda HC SEL 38 4 6 10 71 17 1 3 4 22
2006–07 Frölunda HC SEL 50 2 8 10 36
2007–08 Ilves SML 52 6 22 28 64 9 0 3 3 10
2008–09 Ilves SML 52 6 12 18 20 2 0 0 0 0
2009–10 Ilves SML 32 0 5 5 38 - - - - -
SML totals 370 37 81 118 232 33 3 11 14 18
SEL totals 136 7 21 28 127 30 1 5 6 42

International[]

Year Team Event GP G A Pts PIM
1999 Finland Jr. WJC U18 7 0 2 2 0
2000 Finland Jr. WJC 7 3 3 6 6

External links[]

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