Tomi Pöllänen
Position Forward
Shoots Left
5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
176 lb (80 kg)
GET Team
F. Teams
Frisk Tigers
Jokipojat (Mestis)
KooKoo Kouvola (Mestis)
Ässät (SM-liiga)
Lillehammer IK (GET)
KalPa (SM-liiga)
Jokipojat (Mestis)
Sierre-Anniviers (Nationalliga B)
Nationality Flag of Finland Finnish
Born (1978-05-26)26 May 1978,
Joensuu, FIN
Pro Career 1993 – present

Tomi Pöllänen (born 26 May 1978 in Joensuu) is a Finnish professional ice hockey forward, who plays for the Frisk Tigers in the Norwegian GET-ligaen.

Career[edit | edit source]

Early career[edit | edit source]

He started his career in 1993, playing for Jokipojat at junior level and was promoted to its Mestis-team in front of the 2000/01-season. The year after he got transferred to KooKoo Kouvola in the same league, were he became the league's top scorer with 28 goals and made the All-Star team.

SM-liiga and Norway[edit | edit source]

In 2002, he joined Ässät in the SM-liiga for two seasons, before moving to Norway playing for Frisk Tigers in the 2004–05 season of GET-ligaen. He then moved back home to play for SM-liiga team KalPa in the 2005/06-season. After that he joined Jokipojat for 28 matches, following a brief spell at Sierre-Anniviers who played in the Swiss Nationalliga B.

Before the 2007–08 GET-ligaen season, Pöllanen made another trip to Norway, playing for GET-ligaen team Lillehammer, where he has played three seasons. In 2009–10, he was the player with the most points during the regular season.[1]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. (Norwegian) Tomi Pöllänen poengkonge i Get-ligaen!

External links[edit | edit source]

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