Team Finland

Updated: August 19, 2004, 11:31 AM ET
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Goaltenders

Birthdate Birthplace 2003-04 team
Miikka Kiprusoff Oct. 26, 1976 Turku, Finland Calgary
Kari Lehtonen Nov. 16, 1983 Helsinki, Finland Atlanta
Vesa Toskala May 20, 1977 Tampere, Finland San Jose

Defensemen

Birthdate Birthplace 2003-04 team
Aki-Petteri Berg July 28, 1977 Turku, Finland Toronto
Toni Lydman Sept. 25, 1977 Lahti, Finland Calgary
Janne Niinimaa May 22, 1975 Raahe, Finland NY Islanders
Teppo Numminen July 3, 1968 Tampere, Finland Dallas
Joni Pitkänen Sept. 19, 1983 Oulu, Finland Philadelphia
Sami Salo Sept. 2, 1974 Turku, Finland Vancouver
Kimmo Timonen March 18, 1975 Kuopio, Finland Nashville
Ossi Väänänen Aug. 18, 1980 Vantaa, Finland Colorado

Forwards

Birthdate Birthplace 2003-04 team
Mikko Eloranta Aug. 24, 1972 Turku, Finland TPS Turku (FIN)
Niklas Hagman Dec. 5, 1979 Espoo, Finland Florida
Riku Hahl Nov. 1, 1980 Hameenlinna, Finland Colorado
Jukka Hentunen May 3, 1974 Joroinen, Finland HC Fribourg-Gotteron (SUI)
Olli Jokinen Dec. 5, 1978 Kuopio, Finland Florida
Niko Kapanen April 29, 1978 Hattula, Finland Dallas
Mikko Koivu Nov. 23, 1974 Turku, Finland TPS Turko
Saku Koivu Nov. 23, 1974 Turku, Finland Montreal
Antti Laaksonen Oct. 3, 1973 Tammela, Finland Minnesota
Jere Lehtinen June 24, 1973 Espoo, Finland Dallas
Ville Nieminen April 6, 1977 Tampere, Finland Calgary
Ville Peltonen May 24, 1973 Vantaa, Finland HC Lugano (SUI)
Jarkko Ruutu Aug. 23, 1975 Helsinki, Finland Vancouver
Tuomo Ruutu Feb. 16, 1983 Vantaa, Finland Chicago
Teemu Selänne July 3, 1970 Helsinki, Finland Colorado

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