Sisu Yliniemi

Position: center , forward
Shoots: Left
Born: 2003-06-25 / Haukipudas
Height 173 cm
Weight 64 kg
Team: Kärpät
  • 2019-02-03 at JYP - Kärpät, U16 by Lassi Alanen

    Yliniemi was playing as the first line center in Kärpät’s 4-5 overtime win over JYP in the U16 league. Despite being held pointless, he had a good game and was used in every situation by his coaches.

    Yliniemi showed excellent puck skills. Despite his small stature he protected the puck very well and was able to maneuver effectively in tight spaces. I was also impressed by the way he slowed the game down and made calculated decisions with the puck. Yliniemi is primarily a playmaker and he flashed good vision. His passing skills were very noticeable on the power play, where he created multiple good chances for his linemates. His skating looked very good for a player his size and age. Yliniemi was also very effective on the penalty kill.


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 Season Team League GP G A TP PIM      Playoffs GP G A TP PIM 
 2015-2016 Finland Selects U13WSI U137 5 49 4|        
 2018-2019 Kärpät U16U16 SM-sarja Q25 21 3051 20|        
  Kärpät U16U16 SM-sarja17 14 1832 4|Playoffs7 6 17
  Kärpät U18U18 SM-sarja6 1 12 2|        
  Finland U16 (all)International-Jr11 2 24 4|        
 2019-2020 Kärpät U18U18 SM-sarja31 5 1217 10|        
  Finland U17 (all)International-Jr10 1 12 0|        
 2020-2021 Kärpät U20U20 SM-sarja34 5 914 6|Playoffs5 2 13
  Finland U18WJC-187 1 12 2|        
 2021-2022 Kärpät U20U20 SM-sarja17 4 711 10|Playoffs6 1 56 14 
  Finland U20 (all)International-Jr2 0 11 2|        

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