Kimmo Rintanen (born August 7, 1973 in Rauma, Finland) is a professional ice hockey player who played in the SM-Liiga before getting transferred to Swiss Elite League Team Kloten Flyers, where he has been playing since the 2001-02 Season. He played for Lukko, TPS, and Jokerit in Finland. He also won a bronze medal at the 1998 Winter Olympics. Rintanen has played 155 matches for the National team of Finland and has scored 35 goals.


Career statistics[edit | edit source]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1990–91 Lukko Rauma SM-liiga 8 0 1 1 0
1991–92 Lukko Rauma SM-liiga 21 0 0 0 0
1992–93 Lukko Rauma SM-liiga 45 18 17 35 10 3 0 1 1 0
1993–94 Lukko Rauma SM-liiga 48 14 19 33 59 9 0 1 1 6
1994–95 TPS Turku SM-liiga 49 13 17 30 12 13 4 3 7 8
1995–96 TPS Turku SM-liiga 45 19 20 39 2 10 4 6 10 0
1996–97 TPS Turku SM-liiga 46 25 28 53 20 12 5 10 15 0
1997–98 TPS Turku SM-liiga 46 17 23 40 2 4 2 0 2 2
1998–99 Jokerit Helsinki SM-liiga 35 8 22 30 14 3 1 0 1 0
1999–00 TPS Turku SM-liiga 54 18 44 62 12 11 7 6 13 2
2000–01 TPS Turku SM-liiga 49 23 33 56 10 10 4 4 8 2
2001–02 Kloten Flyers NLA 44 18 36 54 24 11 3 7 10 4
2002–03 Kloten Flyers NLA 38 17 31 48 8 5 0 2 2 0
2003–04 Kloten Flyers NLA 44 20 29 49 14
2004–05 Kloten Flyers NLA 44 21 29 50 12 5 6 5 11 0
2005–06 Kloten Flyers NLA 44 23 26 49 36 11 5 7 12 2
2006–07 Kloten Flyers NLA 41 24 34 58 16 11 6 7 13 2
2007–08 Kloten Flyers NLA 50 27 33 60 44 5 5 1 6 2
2008–09 Kloten Flyers NLA 50 23 44 67 38 15 6 7 13 2
2009–10 Kloten Flyers NLA
SM-liiga total 446 155 224 379 141 72 27 30 57 20


Awards[edit | edit source]

Won Raimo Kilpiö trophy (most sportsmanlike player - SM-Liiga) in the following four seasons:

  • 1996-97
  • 1997-98
  • 1999-00
  • 2000-01


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