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Born March 19, 1970 (1970-03-19) (age 40),
Lahti, FIN
6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
196 lb (89 kg; 14 st 0 lb)
Position Defence
Pro clubs NHL
Quebec Nordiques
Colorado Avalanche
Ottawa Senators
Pittsburgh Penguins
Tampa Bay Lightning
Czech Extraliga
HC České Budějovice
Ntl. team  Finland
NHL Draft 156th overall, 1991
Quebec Nordiques
Playing career 1990 – 2003

Janne Laukkanen (born March 19, 1970 in Lahti, Finland) is a retired Finnish professional ice hockey player. He played in the National Hockey League for the Quebec Nordiques/Colorado Avalanche franchise, the Ottawa Senators, Pittsburgh Penguins, and the Tampa Bay Lightning. He played a total 407 regular season games scoring 22 goals and 121 points with 335 penalty minutes. He also played 59 playoff games, scoring 7 goals and 16 points.

He was a member of the Bronze winning Finnish ice hockey team at the 1994 and 1998 Winter Olympics.

He now works with Karhu-Kissat, a minor hockey league team in his native Finland, which includes his son Matias.[1]

Olympic medal record
Men's Ice hockey
Bronze 1994 Lillehammer Ice hockey
Bronze 1998 Nagano Ice hockey


  1. ^ "Sens are Finn-ished product, ex-player says". The Ottawa Citizen. December 31, 2007. Retrieved 2008-01-19. 

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