Teemu Selanne

  • Height: 6'0
  • Weight: 209 lbs.
  • Shoots: R
  • Experience: 21 years
  • Birthdate: Jul 3, 1970
  • Birthplace: Helsinki, FIN
  • Drafted: Drafted by Winnipeg in 1988 (1/10).
Scouting Report
Had one of the best combinations of quickness and hands in NHL history. Was an exceptionally smooth skater and also underrated in terms of leadership. Lethal with the man advantage, the 'Finnish Flash' can pick a corner or blow by a defenseman.
Lost some of his playmaking skills over time, and wasn't as effective in the defensive zone late in his career. Could struggle to produce good numbers when playing in a defensive-minded system. At times late in his career, he showed his age.
Career Potential:
One of the premier goal-scorers in NHL history.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup 2006-07 (Anaheim)
NHL Calder Memorial Trophy 1992-93
NHL Maurice "Rocket" Richard 1998-99
NHL Bill Masterton Trophy 2005-06
NHL First All-Star Team 1996-97, 1992-93
NHL Second All-Star Team 1998-99, 1997-98
NHL All-Rookie Team 1992-93
NHL All-Star Game MVP 1997-98
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2006-07, 2002-03, 2001-02, 1999-00, 1998-99, 1997-98, 1996-97, 1995-96, 1993-94, 1992-93
Olympic Olympic Silver Medal 2006 (Finland)
Olympic Olympic Bronze Medal 2014 (Finland), 2010 (Finland), 1998 (Finland)
Olympic Olympic Tournament Most Valuable Player 2014
Olympic Olympic Tournament All-Star Team 2014