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Raimo Helminen

Full name: Raimo Ilmari Helminen
Nickname(s): Raipe
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 198 lbs (90 kg)
Born: March 11, 1964 in Tampere, Pirkanmaa, Finland
Affiliations: Tampereen Ilves, Tampere (FIN) / Malmö Redhawks, Malmö (SWE)
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Ice Hockey

Medals: 1 Silver, 2 Bronze (3 Total)

Other SR Links: Hockey-Reference.com

Biography

As of 2010 Raimo Helminen is the record holder for most games played (331) with the Finnish national team and most participations in an ice hockey Olympic tournament (6). Helminen played most of his long career from 1981-2008 with Ilves Tampere. From 1985-87 and 1988-89 Helminen played in the NHL with the New York Rangers, Minnesota North Stars and New York Islanders and from 1989-96 Helminen played with the Malmö Redhawks. With Ilves Helminen won one Finnish title in 1985 and was selected as the MVP of SM-liiga in 1998. With Malmö Helminen won the Swedish title in 1992 and 1994 and in 1994 led the Eliteserien in scoring, becoming the first foreign player to be the top scorer in the Elitserien. Internationally Helminen played with the Finnish team at every Olympics between 1984 and 2002. He won silver in 1988 and bronzes in 1994 and 1998. Helminen was also World Champion in 1995 and won silvers at the 1992, 1994, 1998, 1999 and 2001 World Championships and bronzes at the 2000 World Championships and 1985 European Championships.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Winter 19 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Finland FIN 6
1988 Winter 23 Calgary Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Finland FIN 2 Silver
1992 Winter 27 Albertville Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Finland FIN 7
1994 Winter 29 Lillehammer Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Finland FIN 3 Bronze
1998 Winter 33 Nagano Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Finland FIN 3 Bronze
2002 Winter 37 Salt Lake City Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Finland FIN 5T

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM P/M SOG TG IG S% S#
1984 Winter 19 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Standings 6 1984-02-07 0 2 2
1984 Winter 19 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Finland FIN Classification Round Match 5/6 2 1984-02-17 FRG 7, FIN 4 0 0 0
1984 Winter 19 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group B Match #1 1 1984-02-07 FIN 4, AUT 3 0 1 0
1984 Winter 19 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group B Match #6 1 1984-02-09 FIN 16, NOR 2 0 1 0
1984 Winter 19 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group B Match #9 2 1984-02-11 CAN 4, FIN 2 0 0 0
1984 Winter 19 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group B Match #12 2 1984-02-13 TCH 7, FIN 2 0 0 2
1984 Winter 19 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group B Match #14 1T 1984-02-15 USA 3, FIN 3 0 0 0
1988 Winter 23 Calgary Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Standings 2 1988-02-13 2 8 4
1988 Winter 23 Calgary Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Round Match #2 1 1988-02-24 FIN 8, FRG 0 0 2 0
1988 Winter 23 Calgary Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Round Match #5 2 1988-02-26 TCH 5, FIN 2 0 0 0
1988 Winter 23 Calgary Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Round Match #9 1 1988-02-28 FIN 2, URS 1 0 0 0
1988 Winter 23 Calgary Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #3 2 1988-02-14 SUI 2, FIN 1 0 0 0
1988 Winter 23 Calgary Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #6 1 1988-02-16 FIN 10, FRA 1 0 3 2
1988 Winter 23 Calgary Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #9 1 1988-02-18 FIN 3, CAN 1 0 2 0
1988 Winter 23 Calgary Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #10 1T 1988-02-20 SWE 3, FIN 3 1 0 0
1988 Winter 23 Calgary Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #13 1 1988-02-22 FIN 5, POL 1 1 1 2
1992 Winter 27 Albertville Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Standings 7 1992-02-08 1 2 0
1992 Winter 27 Albertville Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Round Match 7/8 1 1992-02-22 FIN 4, FRA 1 0 0 0
1992 Winter 27 Albertville Ice Hockey Finland FIN Quarter-Finals Match #3 2 1992-02-19 EUN 6, FIN 1 0 0 0
1992 Winter 27 Albertville Ice Hockey Finland FIN Classification 5-8 Match #2 2 1992-02-20 SWE 3, FIN 2 0 0 0
1992 Winter 27 Albertville Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #2 1 1992-02-09 FIN 5, GER 1 0 0 0
1992 Winter 27 Albertville Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #4 1 1992-02-11 FIN 9, POL 1 1 0 0
1992 Winter 27 Albertville Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #8 2 1992-02-13 USA 4, FIN 1 0 0 0
1992 Winter 27 Albertville Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #11 1T 1992-02-15 SWE 2, FIN 2 0 1 0
1992 Winter 27 Albertville Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #14 1 1992-02-17 FIN 5, ITA 3 0 1 0
1994 Winter 29 Lillehammer Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Standings 3 1994-02-12 1 5 8
1994 Winter 29 Lillehammer Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Round Match 3/4 1 1994-02-26 FIN 4, RUS 0 0 0 0
1994 Winter 29 Lillehammer Ice Hockey Finland FIN Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1994-02-25 CAN 5, FIN 3 0 0 2
1994 Winter 29 Lillehammer Ice Hockey Finland FIN Quarter-Finals Match #2 1 1994-02-23 FIN 6, USA 1 0 0 4
1994 Winter 29 Lillehammer Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #1 1 1994-02-12 FIN 3, CZE 1 0 1 0
1994 Winter 29 Lillehammer Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #6 1 1994-02-14 FIN 5, RUS 0 0 1 0
1994 Winter 29 Lillehammer Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #9 1 1994-02-16 FIN 4, NOR 0 0 1 2
1994 Winter 29 Lillehammer Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #11 1 1994-02-18 FIN 6, AUT 2 1 0 0
1994 Winter 29 Lillehammer Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group A Match #14 1 1994-02-20 FIN 7, GER 1 0 2 0
1998 Winter 33 Nagano Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Standings 3 1998-02-07 2 0 0 -2 7
1998 Winter 33 Nagano Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Round Match 3/4 1 1998-02-21 FIN 3, CAN 2 0 0 0 0 1
1998 Winter 33 Nagano Ice Hockey Finland FIN Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1998-02-20 RUS 7, FIN 4 1 0 0 +1 2
1998 Winter 33 Nagano Ice Hockey Finland FIN Quarter-Finals Match #4 1 1998-02-18 FIN 2, SWE 1 0 0 0 0 0
1998 Winter 33 Nagano Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group C Match #1 2 1998-02-13 CZE 3, FIN 0 0 0 0 -2 0
1998 Winter 33 Nagano Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group C Match #3 2 1998-02-15 RUS 4, FIN 3 0 0 0 -1 2
1998 Winter 33 Nagano Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group C Match #5 1 1998-02-16 FIN 8, KAZ 2 1 0 0 0 2
2002 Winter 37 Salt Lake City Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Standings 5T 2002-02-09 0 1 0 2 3
2002 Winter 37 Salt Lake City Ice Hockey Finland FIN Quarter-Finals Match #4 2 2002-02-20 CAN 2, FIN 1 0 0 0 0 4 0
2002 Winter 37 Salt Lake City Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group D Match #2 2 2002-02-15 USA 6, FIN 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
2002 Winter 37 Salt Lake City Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group D Match #3 1 2002-02-16 FIN 8, BLR 1 0 +1 0 1 4 2
2002 Winter 37 Salt Lake City Ice Hockey Finland FIN Group D Match #6 1 2002-02-18 FIN 3, RUS 1 0 +1 0 0 4 1