Ari-Pekka Selin

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Ari-Pekka Selin
Ari-Pekka Selin.jpg
Born (1963-05-17)May 17, 1963
Pori, Finland
Position Defenceman
Played for Peliitat Heinola
Kiruna AIF
Savonlinnan Pallokerho
Playing career 1984–1993

Ari-Pekka Selin (born May 17, 1963) is a former professional ice hockey player and coach. During the 2013–2014 season, he coached both Barys Astana of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) and the Kazakhstan men's national ice hockey team.

He was hired to be the Barys' head coach on June 4, 2013, replacing Vladimir Krikunov.[1] On June 11, 2014, he was relieved as coach of the Kazakh National Team. It was reported a week later that he had been replaced as coach of Barys by Andrei Nazarov.[2]

He previously served as the head coach of SaPKo Savonlinna, Ilves Tampere, SaiPa Lappeenranta and HPK Hämeenlinna.

Coaching career[edit]

Coaching record[edit]

Team League Year Regular season Post season
G W OTW OTL L Pts Finish Result
BAR KHL 2013–14 54 26 6 4 18 94 1st in Chernyshev Lost in Conference Semifinals (SAL)


  1. ^ "Ari-Pekka Selin the new Barys boss". Kontinental Hockey League. June 5, 2013. Retrieved June 6, 2013.
  2. ^ "Nazarov is new Barys boss". Kontinental Hockey League. June 19, 2014. Retrieved July 1, 2014.

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Vladimir Krikunov
Head coach of the Barys Astana
Succeeded by
Andrei Nazarov