Role Ice hockey player
National team Finland
Height 1.91 m
|Playing career |
Weight 100 kg
Name Tomi Pettinen
|Born June 17, 1977 (age 38)
Ylojarvi, FIN (1977-06-17) |
SM-liiga team Former teams Lukko NHL New York Islanders SM-liiga Ilves HIFK
NHL Draft 267th overall, 2000 New York Islanders
24.9.2009 Lukko - JYP 4-2 maalikooste
Tomi Pettinen (born June 17, 1977 in Ylöjärvi, Finland) is a Finnish professional ice hockey defenceman. He was drafted by the New York Islanders as their ninth-round pick, #267 overall, in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft.
Pettinen came to North America in 2002 to play for Islanders minor league club, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. While in his native Finland, he has played for Ilves, HIFK, and Lukko.