Valtteri Filppula

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Birthday
20, 1984
Birthplace
Vantaa, Finland
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
20, 1984 (age 35)
Birthplace
Vantaa, Finland

About

Finnish hockey player who won a Stanley Cup with the NHL's Detroit Red Wings in 2008. He was named as the All-Star of the World Junior Ice Hockey Championships.

Before Fame

He was drafted by the Red Wings in 2002 and debuted for the team in 2005.

Trivia

He became the first player from Finland to play for the Red Wings.

Family Life

His older brother is hockey player Ilari Filppula.

Associated With

He was teammates with Brian Rafalski on the Stanley Cup-winning 2007-2008 Red Wings Team.