July 3, 1980 |
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)|
Ak Bars Kazan
|NHL Draft||224th overall, 2000
|Men's ice hockey|
|Competitor for Finland|
Antti Markus Miettinen (born July 3, 1980) is a Finnish professional ice hockey forward who currently plays for HC Fribourg-Gottéron of the Swiss National League A. He has previously played in the National Hockey League for the Dallas Stars, Minnesota Wild and the Winnipeg Jets.
Miettinen was drafted by the Dallas Stars as their seventh-round pick, 224th overall, in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft. Prior to playing in the NHL, Miettinen played for five years in the SM-Liiga with HPK Hämeenlinna picking up the Kultainen kypärä and the Lasse Oksanen trophy in his final year in Finland.
A free agent at the conclusion of his two-year contract with the Jets, Miettinen once again left the NHL, and signed a one-year contract with Swiss club, HC Fribourg-Gottéron of the NLA on July 22, 2013.
Miettinen is currently in a band named Cement, formed by Miettinen and a few friends. He plays the guitar and has made a written a few songs with the band. Although not very widely known, they did get one gig—at his wedding.
He has a son Noel, who was born in December 2009
- Antti Miettinen's career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Antti Miettinen's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Non-Olympian Stars back and recharged for stretch run
|Winner of the Kultainen kypärä trophy