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|
Antti Markus Miettinen (born July 3, 1980) is a Finnish professional ice hockey forward who currently plays with HPK of the Liiga. 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 National League A on July 22, 2013. In the 2013–14 season, Miettinen was hampered again by injury but posted a credible 7 goals and 22 points in 34 games with Fribourg.
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
Regular season and playoffs
- Antti Miettinen career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Antti Miettinen's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Non-Olympian Stars back and recharged for stretch run
|Awards and achievements|
|Winner of the Kultainen kypärä trophy