Emil Oksanen

Position: left wing
Shoots: Right
Born: 1998-09-25 / Kirkkonummi, Finland
Height 185 cm
Weight 82 kg
Team: SaiPa

Prospects ranking positions

  • 2017-04-03 at Espoo United - SaPKo, Mestis by Marco Bombino

    A crafty offensive forward, Oksanen played particularly well in the third period as his line made good plays in the offensive zone. Oksanen had a couple of high danger scoring chances in the game but couldn’t finish, something that was a problem for the entire team in the loss. Oksanen has an excellent, high velocity wrist shot which he utilizes often and effectively. He delivers smart passes and is a good pass receiver himself, too.

    He’s not an outstanding skater in terms of mobility and acceleration, however, he makes up for it with smarts and anticipation. His defensive play and physicality are definitely not at the same level as his offensive abilities. Despite all of this, I do think Oksanen remains a solid mid- to late-round prospect for the upcoming NHL Draft. With development under the right circumstances, he could become a more complete player.

  • 2017-02-15 at Espoo United - KeuPa HT, Mestis by Asko Huuki

    Oksanen showed flashes of offensive abilities. He is dangerous with the puck with his creativity, excellent stickhandling skills and good puck protection. His best asset is his quick shot which he likes to use and forward had seven shots in this game. Oksanen has relatively good size but he doesn’t utilize it properly. He could be more effective if he would play more straightforward game because at the moment he mostly stays on perimeter.

    Oksanen still occasionally seems to struggle off the puck and the biggest reason for these problems are his positioning and decision making but this aspect of his game has improved nevertheless. He still needs to improve his skating but his top speed as well as acceleration and agility has improved during the last year. Forward also seems to be more involved in physical game which is a side of his game which was pretty much non-existent before.

  • 2016-12-04 at Espoo United - Hokki, Mestis by Marco Bombino

    Oksanen scored the game’s first goal in the first period, finding the open ice and taking a wrist shot from a sharp angle. He also had a few other good moments offensively. The forward has a lot of talent offensively – quick hands, creativity and good stickhandling skills. His wrist shot is quick and accurate. He’s also able to protect the puck quite well. His skating had improved from the start of the season; however, he can still improve his acceleration and become more explosive on his skates. Defensive zone coverage and physicality are also areas where he can work on.


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 Season Team League GP G A TP PIM      Playoffs GP G A TP PIM 
 2010-2011 Finland Selects U13QC Int PW4 5 49 2|        
 2012-2013 Kiekko-Espoo U16 ChU16 SM-sarja Q10 8 816 8|        
  Kiekko-Espoo U16 ChU16 SM-sarja10 13 821 0|        
  Kiekko-Espoo U16U16 SM-sarja22 17 1229 8|Playoffs13 6 39
 2013-2014 Kiekko-Espoo U16U16 SM-sarja3 0 66 0|Playoffs6 5 510
  Kiekko-Espoo U18U18 SM-sarja19 5 914 2|        
  Kiekko-Espoo U18 AkatemiaU18 SM-sarja2 0 00 0|        
  Finland U16 (all)International-Jr5 2 13 0|        
 2014-2015 Kiekko-Espoo U20JCWC4 0 11 0|        
  Kiekko-Espoo U18U18 SM-sarja20 21 930 31|        
  Kiekko-Espoo U20U20 SM-sarja18 1 34 14|Playoffs3 1 12
  Finland U17WHC-176 2 13 2|        
  Finland U17 (all)International-Jr9 3 25 8|        
 2015-2016 Kiekko-Espoo U20U20 SM-sarja45 28 3159 16|Playoffs9 5 38
  Finland U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup5 1 12 4|        
  Finland U18WJC-186 1 01 0|        
 2016-2017 Kiekko-Espoo U20U20 SM-sarja1 1 01 4|        
  Espoo UnitedMestis48 13 619 12|Playoffs11 1 56
  Finland U20 (all)International-Jr7 3 47 4|        
 2017-2018 Regina PatsWHL58 16 3248 24|Playoffs6 2 24
  Regina PatsM-Cup5 0 11 0|        
  Finland U20 (all)International-Jr1 0 11 0|        
 2018-2019 SaiPaLiiga20 5 49 4|        
 2019-2020 SaiPaLiiga38 5 38 8|        
 2020-2021 Kiekko-EspooMestis19 5 1116 16|        
  Cracovia KrakowPoland2 0 00 0|Playoffs14 3 36
 2021-2022 Mora IKHockeyAllsvenskan24 3 36 10|        
  Cracovia KrakowPoland3 0 00 0|Playoffs4 0 00
 2022-2023 JäähonkaSuomen Cup2 0 33 0|        
  JäähonkaII-divisioona1 1 12 0|        
  Kiekko-VantaaMestis42 28 2149 36|Playoffs3 1 01
 2023-2024 JokeritMestis17 5 914 8|        

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