Nicknamed “The Finnish Flash,” Teemu Selanne is a professional ice hockey right winger and is currently playing for the Anaheim Ducks, a team with which he won a Stanley Cup in 2007. In 2008, Teemu held the Ducks’ record for career hat tricks and power-play goals.

He is the all-time points leader in men’s Olympic ice hockey with 38 points in 31 games.

On March 21, 2010, Selanne scored his 600th career NHL goal against the Colorado Avalanche on goalie Craig Anderson putting him 1 goal behind Jari Kurri’s Finnish record of 601. He is the 18th NHL player in history to do so.

He is an avid golfer and car collector, as well as a fan of auto racing.

Teemu Selanne

Date of Birth:
July 3, 1970
Helsinki, Finland

Career Highlights

    • Surpassed 600 Goals in NHL Career
    • All-Time Winter Games Points Record = 37
    • 2010 Bronze Winter Games Vancouver
    • 2006 Winter Games All-Star Team
    • 2006 Winter Games Best Forward
    • 2006 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy
    • 2006-2007 Stanley's Cup Anaheim Ducks
    • 1999 Ice Hockey World Championships Tournament's MVP
    • 1999 Ice Hockey World Championships Tournament All-Star Team
    • 1999 Rocket Richard Trophy
    • 1998 NHL All-Star Game MVP