Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Ilkka Heikkinen
Ilkka Heikkinen was born on November 13, 1984 in Rauma, Finland. A product of SM-liiga in his native Finland, Heikkinen played for both Lukko and the rival HIFK before signing a deal with the New York Rangers in May of 2009.

Heikkinen made his North American debut in the American Hockey League for the Hartford Wolf Pack during the 2009-10 season and would soon get his first taste of life in the NHL. He would appear in 7 games for the Rangers before being reassigned to the Wolf Pack.

On May 21, 2010, Heikkinen signed a one-year deal with HC Sibir Novosibirsk of the KHL.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2004-05 Lukko Rauma Finland 48 0 2 2 8 9 0 0 0 0
2005-06 Lukko Rauma Finland 55 5 10 15 46
2006-07 Lukko Rauma Finland 55 7 17 24 71 3 0 0 0 0
2007-08 HIFK Helsinki Finland 51 11 26 37 96 7 0 2 2 6
2008-09 HIFK Helsinki Finland 54 8 26 34 22 2 0 1 1 0
2009-10 New York Rangers NHL 7 0 0 0 0 +2
2009-10 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 72 8 30 38 27 -2
2010-11 Sibir Novosibirsk KHL 49 7 15 22 19 4 0 0 0 4
2011-12 Vaxjo Lakers HC Sweden 55 18 15 33 34
2012-13 HC Lugano Swiss 44 14 13 27 32 7 2 0 2 8
2013-14 HC Lugano Swiss 41 7 17 24 34 2 0 0 0 0
2014-15 Salavat Yulayev Ufa KHL 57 9 8 17 16 5 0 0 0 2
2015-16 Vaxjo Lakers HC Sweden 49 7 17 24 14 13 1 3 4 29
2016-17 TPS Turku Finland 58 10 14 24 12 6 2 0 2 4
NHL Totals 7 0 0 0 0


Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, May 20, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Novosibirsk (KHL), May 21, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Vaxjo (Sweden), April 29, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Lugano (Swiss), April 18, 2012.
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