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Joni Pitkanen
Joni Pitkanen
Defenceman
(PIHT-ka-nuhn, YOH-nee)
Number: 25
Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 220
Shoots: Left
Born: 19 Sep 1983  (Age 30)
Birthplace: Oulu, Finland
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Acquired: Obtained by Edmonton from Philadelphia, along with Geoff Sanderson and the Flyers 3rd round choice in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, in exchange for Jason Smith and Joffrey Lupul on July 1, 2007.
Drafted: PHI / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (4th overall)
Career Regular Season Statistics
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
1998-1999 Karpat Oulu U18-Fin-U18 30 1 5 6 12
1999-2000 Karpat Oulu U18-Fin-U18 36 12 14 26 26
1999-2000 Karpat Oulu Jr.-Fin-Jr. 2 0 0 0 0
2000-2001 Karpat Oulu Jr.-Fin-Jr. 24 6 11 17 77
2000-2001 Karpat Oulu-Finland 21 0 0 0 10
2000-2001 Finland-5-Nations 4 0 2 2 6
2001-2002 Karpat Oulu Jr.-Fin-Jr.
2001-2002 Karpat Oulu-Finland 49 4 15 19 65
2001-2002 Finland-WJC-A 7 1 3 4 0
2002-2003 Karpat Oulu-Finland 35 5 15 20 38
2002-2003 Finland-WJC-A 7 1 5 6 0
2003-2004 Flyers 71 8 19 27 15 44 5 0 2 133 6.0
2004-2005 Finland-W-Cup
2004-2005 Philadelphia Phantoms-AHL 76 6 35 41 9 105 3 0 1
2005-2006 Flyers 58 13 33 46 22 78 5 0 3 118 11.0
2005-2006 Finland-Olympics
2006-2007 Flyers 77 4 39 43 -25 88 1 0 0 137 2.9
2007-2008 Oilers 63 8 18 26 -5 56 1 1 1 101 7.9
2008-2009 Hurricanes 71 7 26 33 11 58 2 0 3 147 4.8
2009-2010 Hurricanes 71 6 40 46 -11 72 1 0 1 161 3.7
2009-2010 Finland-Olympics 5 1 2 3 29
2010-2011 Hurricanes 72 5 30 35 -2 60 1 0 1 144 3.5
2011-2012 Hurricanes 30 5 12 17 -15 16 2 0 2 62 8.1
2012-2013 Hurricanes 22 1 8 9 2 12 0 0 0 34 2.9
NHL Totals 535 57 225 282 -8 484 18 1 13 1,037 5.5
Career Playoff Statistics
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
1999-2000 Karpat Oulu U18-Fin-U18 6 1 4 5 0 2 0.0
2000-2001 Karpat Oulu-Finland 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.0
2001-2002 Karpat Oulu Jr.-Fin-Jr. 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
2001-2002 Karpat Oulu-Finland 4 0 0 0 0 12 0 0.0
2003-2004 Flyers 15 0 3 3 -6 6 0 0 0 15 0.0
2004-2005 Philadelphia Phantoms-AHL 21 3 4 7 13 16 0 0 0
2005-2006 Flyers 6 0 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 10 0.0
2008-2009 Hurricanes 18 0 8 8 0 16 0 0 0 46 0.0
NHL Totals 39 0 13 13 -6 24 0 0 0 71 0.0
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