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Antti Leppänen

Full name: Antti Kalervo Leppänen
Nickname(s): Leppä
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 209 lbs (95 kg)
Born: November 23, 1947 in Tampere, Pirkanmaa, Finland
Died: July 28, 2015 in Tampere, Pirkanmaa, Finland
Affiliations: Tappara, Tampere (FIN)
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Ice Hockey

Biography

Antti Leppänen was a goaltender who played for Tappara Tampere from 1966-78. He competed for Finland at the 1976 Winter Olympics, the 1977 Canada Cup, and at the A World Championships from 1973-75. Leppänen was named the top goaltender in the SM-liiga in 1972/73, 1973/74, and 1974/75. He was an all-star all three years and was Finnish Player-of-the-Year in 1972/73. In 1990 Leppänen was inducted into the Finnish Ice Hockey Hall of Fame.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Winter 28 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Finland FIN 4

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM S S%
1976 Winter 28 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Standings 4 1976-02-03 0 0 0 198 91.7%
1976 Winter 28 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Round Match #3 2 1976-02-06 TCH 2, FIN 1 0 0 0 38 95.0%
1976 Winter 28 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Round Match #5 1 1976-02-08 FIN 5, FRG 3 0 0 0 50 94.3%
1976 Winter 28 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Round Match #7 2 1976-02-10 USA 5, FIN 4 0 0 0 41 89.1%
1976 Winter 28 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Round Match #12 2 1976-02-12 URS 7, FIN 2 0 0 0 41 85.4%
1976 Winter 28 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Finland FIN Final Round Match #14 1 1976-02-14 FIN 7, POL 1 0 0 0 28 96.6%
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