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Valtteri Filppula

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Position: C ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 196 lbs. (89 kg)

Born: March 20, 1984 in Vantaa, Finland
Draft: Detroit, 3rd round (95th overall), 2002 NHL Entry
Current salary: $6,000,000
Current cap hit: $5,000,000

Other SR Links: Olympics at Sports-Reference.com, Olympics at Hockey-Reference.com

Last 5 Games

Scoring Goals Assists
Rk Date Tm Opp G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% SHFT TOI HIT BLK FOwin FOloss FO%
1 2016-04-09 TBL @ MTL L 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0.0 23 17:56 1 0 9 7 56.3
2 2016-04-07 TBL @ NJD W 1 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 33.3 21 15:58 0 0 6 4 60.0
3 2016-04-05 TBL @ NYR L 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 23 17:21 0 0 4 8 33.3
4 2016-04-04 TBL @ NYI L 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 18 17:32 0 0 9 6 60.0
5 2016-04-02 TBL NJD W 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 22 16:13 0 0 5 10 33.3
2015-16: Complete Gamelog | Scoring Log | Advanced Stats | Splits

NHL Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV Awards
2005-06 21 DET NHL 4 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0.0 29 7:19
2006-07 22 DET NHL 73 10 7 17 8 20 10 0 0 1 7 0 0 76 13.2 822 11:16
2007-08 23 DET NHL 78 19 17 36 16 28 16 3 0 3 12 5 0 122 15.6 184 1323 16:58 314 307 50.6 35 26 31 32 Selke-40
2008-09 24 DET NHL 80 12 28 40 9 42 11 1 0 1 25 3 0 129 9.3 211 1288 16:06 405 370 52.3 41 17 26 18
2009-10 25 DET NHL 55 11 24 35 -4 24 9 1 1 1 16 7 1 114 9.6 187 1003 18:14 292 266 52.3 34 25 24 39
2010-11 26 DET NHL 71 16 23 39 -1 22 12 4 0 5 19 4 0 115 13.9 228 1187 16:43 478 450 51.5 30 25 50 42
2011-12 27 DET NHL 81 23 43 66 18 14 19 3 1 1 35 8 0 144 16.0 262 1479 18:16 193 180 51.7 42 23 39 30 Byng-27
2012-13 28 DET NHL 41 9 8 17 -4 6 6 3 0 0 8 0 0 78 11.5 140 729 17:47 179 144 55.4 16 12 18 19
2013-14 29 TBL NHL 75 25 33 58 5 20 19 6 0 2 19 14 0 131 19.1 208 1499 19:59 693 633 52.3 33 33 53 28
2014-15 30 TBL NHL 82 12 36 48 -14 24 10 2 0 0 21 15 0 91 13.2 155 1559 19:01 573 567 50.3 23 27 46 27
2015-16 31 TBL NHL 76 8 23 31 -6 46 6 1 1 2 16 7 0 101 7.9 163 1388 18:15 632 584 52.0 30 25 30 37
8 yrs DET NHL 483 100 151 251 43 158 83 15 2 12 123 27 1 779 12.8 1289 7860 16:16 1861 1717 52.0 198 128 188 180
3 yrs TBL NHL 233 45 92 137 -15 90 35 9 1 4 56 36 0 323 13.9 526 4445 19:05 1898 1784 51.5 86 85 129 92
Career NHL 716 145 243 388 28 248 118 24 3 16 179 63 1 1102 13.2 1815 12306 17:11 3759 3501 51.8 284 213 317 272

NHL Possession Metrics

Corsi (All) Fenwick (All) PDO (All) Zone Starts (All)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 23 DET NHL 78 980 733 57.2 -4.6 782 570 57.8 -4.3 7.7 92.9 100.6 61.4 38.6
2008-09 24 DET NHL 80 1055 798 56.9 -1.2 821 646 56.0 -1.3 7.9 91.6 99.4 51.2 48.8
2009-10 25 DET NHL 55 787 710 52.6 -3.1 605 572 51.4 -4.0 6.9 92.2 99.1 52.9 47.1
2010-11 26 DET NHL 71 920 901 50.5 -4.5 695 699 49.9 -4.7 9.2 91.8 100.9 50.7 49.3
2011-12 27 DET NHL 81 1130 1034 52.2 -5.1 847 813 51.0 -7.0 11.3 92.3 103.6 53.2 46.8
2012-13 28 DET NHL 41 581 461 55.8 3.5 438 351 55.5 2.8 6.1 92.0 98.1 59.0 41.0
2013-14 29 TBL NHL 75 1114 994 52.8 2.4 840 761 52.5 1.3 8.9 91.5 100.5 51.9 48.1
2014-15 30 TBL NHL 82 1063 1056 50.2 -3.5 781 790 49.7 -4.4 8.1 90.3 98.4 52.4 47.6
2015-16 31 TBL NHL 76 1011.6 987 951 50.9 -3.8 748 701 51.6 -1.1 6.6 91.6 98.2 49.8 50.2
6 yrs DET NHL 406 5453 4637 54.0 -3.1 4188 3651 53.4 -3.7 8.4 92.1 100.5 54.4 45.6
3 yrs TBL NHL 233 1011.6 3164 3001 51.3 -1.8 2369 2252 51.3 -1.8 7.9 91.1 99.0 51.4 48.6
Career NHL 639 1011.6 8617 7638 53.0 -2.3 6557 5903 52.6 -2.7 8.3 91.7 100.0 53.2 46.8

NHL Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP GC G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- E+/- OPS DPS PS Awards
2005-06 21 DET NHL 4 0 0.00 0.25 0.25 0.07 0.50 0.25 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 1 0.0 0.1 0.1
2006-07 22 DET NHL 73 7 0.14 0.10 0.23 0.10 0.27 1.04 10 7 17 7 30 2 24 4 8 0.4 1.2 1.6
2007-08 23 DET NHL 78 15 0.24 0.22 0.46 0.19 0.36 1.56 21 18 39 16 57 11 39 9 16 2.1 2.2 4.3 Selke-40
2008-09 24 DET NHL 80 14 0.15 0.35 0.50 0.17 0.53 1.61 13 28 41 15 57 8 54 14 9 1.7 1.4 3.1
2009-10 25 DET NHL 55 12 0.20 0.44 0.64 0.22 0.44 2.07 12 25 37 13 44 11 45 8 -4 2.1 1.1 3.2
2010-11 26 DET NHL 71 15 0.23 0.32 0.55 0.21 0.31 1.62 18 25 43 17 60 16 52 7 -1 2.6 1.1 3.6
2011-12 27 DET NHL 81 24 0.28 0.53 0.81 0.29 0.17 1.78 26 47 73 27 89 17 65 11 18 5.7 2.2 7.9 Byng-27
2012-13 28 DET NHL 41 7 0.22 0.20 0.41 0.17 0.15 1.90 17 15 32 13 23 4 27 4 -4 0.8 0.7 1.6
2013-14 29 TBL NHL 75 22 0.33 0.44 0.77 0.30 0.27 1.75 28 36 64 25 88 34 57 8 5 5.1 1.7 6.8
2014-15 30 TBL NHL 82 16 0.15 0.44 0.59 0.20 0.29 1.11 14 39 53 18 77 31 68 9 -14 -0.1 2.4 0.8 3.2
2015-16 31 TBL NHL 76 11 0.11 0.30 0.41 0.14 0.61 1.33 9 26 35 12 54 17 53 10 -6 -1.7 0.6 1.3 2.0
8 yrs DET NHL 483 93 0.21 0.31 0.52 0.19 0.33 1.61 117 166 283 109 362 69 307 57 43 15.5 10.0 25.4
3 yrs TBL NHL 233 49 0.19 0.39 0.59 0.21 0.39 1.39 51 101 152 55 219 82 178 27 -15 -1.8 8.1 3.8 11.9
Career NHL 716 142 0.20 0.34 0.54 0.20 0.35 1.54 168 267 435 164 581 151 485 84 28 -1.8 23.6 13.8 37.4

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV
2006-07 22 DET NHL 18 3 2 5 -2 2 3 0 0 0 22 13.6 220 12:12
2007-08 23 DET NHL SC 22 5 6 11 7 2 5 0 0 0 39 12.8 74 367 16:40 104 94 52.5 14 4 10 1
2008-09 24 DET NHL 23 3 13 16 8 8 2 1 0 1 35 8.6 63 406 17:38 132 126 51.2 24 14 6 14
2009-10 25 DET NHL 12 4 5 9 1 6 2 2 0 0 33 12.1 55 223 18:34 16 18 47.1 13 2 1 7
2010-11 26 DET NHL 11 2 6 8 5 6 2 0 0 2 24 8.3 43 196 17:47 68 74 47.9 12 5 4 3
2011-12 27 DET NHL 5 0 2 2 -3 2 0 0 0 0 11 0.0 14 97 19:20 12 10 54.5 0 6 2 7
2012-13 28 DET NHL 14 2 4 6 -4 4 2 0 0 1 24 8.3 35 232 16:36 76 63 54.7 12 3 3 6
2013-14 29 TBL NHL 4 0 1 1 -4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 7 85 21:15 36 34 51.4 0 3 2 1
2014-15 30 TBL NHL 26 4 10 14 -6 4 2 2 0 1 31 12.9 51 500 19:13 206 187 52.4 15 7 14 9
2015-16 31 TBL NHL 17 1 6 7 5 0 1 0 0 0 29 3.4 44 353 20:45 190 174 52.2 6 14 4 10
Career NHL 1 152 24 55 79 7 34 19 5 0 5 251 9.6 408 2677 17:37 840 780 51.9 96 58 46 58

NHL Playoffs Possession Metrics

Corsi (All) Fenwick (All) PDO (All) Zone Starts (All)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 23 DET NHL 22 318 225 58.6 -5.5 252 178 58.6 -6.6 8.0 94.0 102.0 58.1 41.9
2008-09 24 DET NHL 23 369 297 55.4 -0.5 280 235 54.4 -0.9 9.1 94.2 103.3 50.9 49.1
2009-10 25 DET NHL 12 180 135 57.1 6.3 136 103 56.9 9.6 10.0 90.9 100.9 41.5 58.5
2010-11 26 DET NHL 11 170 152 52.8 -7.3 138 110 55.6 -4.2 10.6 93.7 104.3 42.3 57.7
2011-12 27 DET NHL 5 73 53 57.9 -8.4 57 37 60.6 -7.5 2.3 86.2 88.5 60.0 40.0
2012-13 28 DET NHL 14 161 200 44.6 -9.5 127 165 43.5 -9.7 6.3 92.3 98.6 39.5 60.5
2013-14 29 TBL NHL 4 65 67 49.2 0.6 41 55 42.7 -5.2 0.0 90.9 90.9 45.0 55.0
2014-15 30 TBL NHL 26 336 348 49.1 0.2 244 262 48.2 -1.3 7.7 90.4 98.0 44.1 55.9
2015-16 31 TBL NHL 17 256.2 259 264 49.5 -3.1 183 198 48.0 -5.1 8.5 96.1 104.6 42.5 57.5
6 yrs DET NHL 87 1271 1062 54.5 -3.7 990 828 54.5 -3.4 8.4 92.9 101.3 48.5 51.5
3 yrs TBL NHL 47 256.2 660 679 49.3 -1.0 468 515 47.6 -3.2 7.3 92.7 100.0 43.6 56.4
Career NHL 134 256.2 1931 1741 52.6 -2.8 1458 1343 52.1 -3.3 8.0 92.8 100.8 46.4 53.6

Other Regular Season

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
2000-01 16 Jokerit Helsinki U18 Fin-U18 31 18 29 47 4
2000-01 16 Jokerit Helsinki Jr. Fin-Jr. 1 0 1 1 0
2001-02 17 Jokerit Helsinki U18 Fin-U18 1 0 1 1 0
2001-02 17 Jokerit Helsinki Jr. Fin-Jr. 40 8 15 23 14
2001-02 17 Finland WJ18-A 8 4 6 10 5 2 4 0 0 1
2002-03 18 Jokerit Helsinki Jr. Fin-Jr. 35 16 37 53 14
2002-03 18 Finland WJC-A 6 0 1 1 2
2003-04 19 Suomi U20 Finland-2 1 0 0 0 2
2003-04 19 Jokerit Helsinki Finland 49 5 13 18 6
2003-04 19 Finland WJC-A 7 4 5 9 2
2003-04 19 Jokerit Helsinki SM-liiga 49 5 13 18 -2 6
2004-05 20 Jokerit Helsinki Finland 55 10 20 30 20
2004-05 20 Jokerit Helsinki SM-liiga 55 10 20 30 8 20
2005-06 21 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 74 20 51 71 23 30 14 5 1 4 132 15.2
2006-07 22 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 3 2 2 4 2 2 2 0 0 0 6 33.3
2009-10 25 Finland Olympics 6 3 0 3 1 0 3 0 0 0
2011-12 27 Finland WC-A 10 4 6 10 1 6 2 2 0 0
2012-13 28 Jokerit Helsinki Finland 16 6 9 15 6
2012-13 28 Jokerit Helsinki SM-liiga 16 6 9 15 7 6
Career 2 Seasons AHL 77 22 53 75 25 32 16 5 1 4 138 15.9
Career 3 Seasons Fin-Jr. 76 24 53 77 28
Career 2 Seasons Fin-U18 32 18 30 48 4
Career 3 Seasons Finland 120 21 42 63 32
Career 1 Season Finland-2 1 0 0 0 2
Career 1 Season Olympics 6 3 0 3 1 0 3 0 0 0
Career 1 Season WC-A 10 4 6 10 1 6 2 2 0 0
Career 1 Season WJ18-A 8 4 6 10 5 2 4 0 0 1
Career 2 Seasons WJC-A 13 4 6 10 4

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
2000-01 16 Jokerit Helsinki U18 Fin-U18 6 4 4 8 0
2001-02 17 Jokerit Helsinki U18 Fin-U18 8 4 9 13 2
2001-02 17 Jokerit Helsinki Jr. Fin-Jr. 1 0 0 0 0
2002-03 18 Jokerit Helsinki Jr. Fin-Jr. 11 4 10 14 4
2003-04 19 Jokerit Helsinki SM-liiga 0 0 0 0 0
2004-05 20 Jokerit Helsinki SM-liiga 12 5 6 11 2
2004-05 20 Jokerit Helsinki Finland 12 5 6 11 2
2005-06 21 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 16 7 9 16 4
2005-06 21 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 16 7 9 16 -4 4 5 2 0 1 27 25.9
2006-07 22 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 0 0 0 0 0
2012-13 28 Jokerit Helsinki SM-liiga 0 0 0 0 0
Career 2 Seasons AHL 32 14 18 32 -4 8 5 2 0 1 27 25.9
Career 2 Seasons Fin-Jr. 12 4 10 14 4
Career 2 Seasons Fin-U18 14 8 13 21 2
Career 1 Season Finland 12 5 6 11 2
Career 3 Seasons SM-liiga 12 5 6 11 2
Rk Year Tm G A +/- PIM S SHFT
1 2010 FIN 3 0 1 0 8 9
Car 3 0 1 0 8 9

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 10 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Valtteri Filppula 7.9 6.8 4.3 3.6 3.2 3.2 3.1 1.6 1.6 0.1
Baldy Cotton 90.3 5.0 4.1 3.0 2.8 2.4 2.3 1.4 1.3 1.2 0.8
Mike Krushelnyski 90.0 8.0 5.0 4.2 3.5 3.3 3.2 3.1 2.5 2.1 0.9
Pascal Dupuis 88.8 7.6 6.1 4.3 4.1 3.0 2.3 2.3 2.1 1.6 1.0
Troy Murray 88.0 8.5 5.4 4.6 3.5 3.4 3.2 3.0 2.6 1.9 0.1
Travis Zajac 87.7 8.3 7.0 5.2 4.2 4.1 2.7 1.9 1.6 0.4
Adam Deadmarsh 87.6 7.9 6.9 4.8 4.7 4.2 3.7 3.2 2.7 1.4
J.P. Parise 87.3 6.8 6.5 4.3 3.8 3.8 3.6 3.1 2.4 1.7 -0.1
Wendel Clark 87.1 9.0 6.0 4.9 3.3 3.1 2.8 2.6 2.5 2.2 1.5
John Sorrell 87.0 5.6 5.0 4.1 3.9 2.5 2.2 2.1 1.8 1.7 1.4
Terry O'Reilly 86.8 8.3 5.7 4.6 4.4 3.8 3.5 2.3 2.0 1.5 1.0
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Valtteri Filppula 7.9 6.8 4.3 3.6 3.2 3.2 3.1 1.6 1.6 0.1
Baldy Cotton 88.7 5.0 4.1 3.0 2.8 2.4 2.3 1.4 1.3 1.2 0.8 0.2 -0.8
Troy Murray 87.9 8.5 5.4 4.6 3.5 3.4 3.2 3.0 2.6 1.9 1.0 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.6
Mike Krushelnyski 87.9 8.0 5.0 4.2 3.5 3.3 3.2 3.1 2.6 2.5 2.1 0.9 0.2 0.2 -0.2
Travis Zajac 87.7 8.3 7.0 5.2 4.2 4.1 2.7 1.9 1.6 0.4
Adam Deadmarsh 87.6 7.9 6.9 4.8 4.7 4.2 3.7 3.2 2.7 1.4
Darcy Tucker 87.2 7.4 5.9 4.4 4.4 3.9 3.3 3.0 2.9 2.5 1.9 0.7 0.5 0.2 -0.1
John Sorrell 87.0 5.6 5.0 4.1 3.9 2.5 2.2 2.1 1.8 1.7 1.4 -0.4
Tim Young 86.6 7.3 6.5 4.9 4.3 3.8 3.7 3.2 2.1 1.9 0.2
Dennis Hextall 86.1 7.6 6.6 4.0 3.9 3.4 3.3 2.2 1.2 0.8 0.2 0.1 -0.3
Scott Walker 86.1 7.9 6.1 4.7 3.6 3.6 2.9 2.3 1.4 1.1 1.0 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.1 -0.3

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

September 21, 2012: Signed as a free agent by Jokerit Helsinki (Finland), September 21, 2012.

July 5, 2013: Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, July 5, 2013.

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