Head coaches

The first head coach for Jokerit in Suomi-sarja (the second highest Finnish ice hockey series at the time) was Jorma Salmi. In the SM-sarja (Finnish Championship Series), the club won its first Finnish Championship in 1973 under Matti Lampainen. Later, Jokerit has won championships with Boris Majorov (1992), Hannu Aravirta (1994–96), Curt Lundmark (1997) and Raimo Summanen (2002). Jokerit moves to the KHL with Erkka Westerlund as Head Coach.

Head coaches

Jokerit head coaches

Season(s) Head coach(es) Medals
1967-68 Jorma Salmi
1968-69 Martti Sarlin, Jorma Kyntölä
1969-70 Aulis Hirvonen
1970-73 Matti Lampainen Finnish Championship Series gold 1973, silver -71
1973-74 Rauli Virtanen, Matti Lampainen
1974-76 Boris Majorov
1976-77 Jorma Borgström
1977-78 Jorma Borgström, Pentti Katainen, Timo Turunen
1978-80 Matti Väisänen
1980-82 Olli Hietanen
1982-85 Reino Ruotsalainen Finnish Elite League silver 1983
1985-87 Matti Väisänen
1987-88 Henry Leppä
1988-90 Kari Mäkinen
1990-91 Kari Mäkinen, 18 Nov 1990- Boris Majorov
1991-93 Boris Majorov Finnish Elite League gold 1992
1993-94 Alpo Suhonen, 30 Nov 1993 Leo Äikäs, 1 Dec- Hannu Aravirta Finnish Elite League gold 1994
1994-96 Hannu Aravirta Finnish Elite League gold 1996, silver -95, EM gold 1995, -96
1996-97 Curt Lundmark Finnish Elite League gold 1997
1997-98 Sakari Pietilä, 27 Oct 1997- Curt Lundmark, 2 Mar 1998- Hannu Kapanen Finnish Elite League bronze 1998
1998-99 Hannu Kapanen, 20 Feb 1999 Leo Äikäs, 21 Feb 1999- Timo Lahtinen
1999-01 Erkka Westerlund Finnish Elite League silver 2000
2001-03 Raimo Summanen Finnish Elite League gold 2002, Continental Cup victory 2003
2003-05 Hannu Jortikka Finnish Elite League silver 2005
2005-06 Waltteri Immonen, 7 Nov 2005- Curt Lindström
2006-08 Doug Shedden Finnish Elite League silver 2007
2008-09 Glen Hanlon
2009-10 Hannu Aravirta, 25 Nov 2009- Hannu Jortikka
2010-11 Hannu Jortikka, 24 Nov 2010- Erkka Westerlund
2011-12 Erkka Westerlund European Trophy silver 2011, Finnish Elite League bronze 2012
2012-13 Tomi Lämsä
2013-14 Tomi Lämsä, 16 Dec 2013- Tomek Valtonen
2014-15 Erkka Westerlund

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