KalPa is a traditional hockey team from Kuopio. After many difficult years KalPa is finally one of the top teams in Finnish National Hockey League. In the season 2012-2013 KalPa managed to get to the playoffs for the fifth time in a row. However the season 2013-2014 was rough for KalPa team, and now the team has changed a lot for the new hockey season 2014-2015. KalPa head coach is Pekka Virta and among the young talents such as Kasperi Kapanen, Saku Kinnunen and Joonas Lyytinen there are many top players like Eero Kilpeläinen, Mikko Jokela and Sami Mutanen.
KalPa is also one of the six Finnish teams that play in the Champions Hockey League, CHL, in autumn 2014. For more information on CHL, click here
. KalPa will celebrate its 85th anniversary in the season 2014-2015.
So get yourself familiar with the ice hockey in Kuopio and welcome to see the KalPa games!