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88: Ryan Martinelli

Vital Statistics Photo + stats provided by — last updated: 2017-11-20

Ryan Martinelli
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Martinelli, 6’ 5”, joined the Giants blueline in 2016 from Székesfehérvár of the Austrian Hockey League thanks to our partnership with the Ulster University Business School. During the 2016/17 season, the 30 year old posted four goals and 17 assists, good for 21 points in 61 games played for the Giants.

Prior to his arrival in Belfast, Martinelli played for the the OHL’s London Knights and the University of Western Ontario before moving to Europe to sign with Valpellice of Italy.

The right-shot d-man moved to Rosenborg of Norway for 2012/13, wearing an ‘A’ for the team before joining the Fischtown Pinguins where he won a league championship with the German side and played against the Giants in the 2014/15 Continental Cup.

Playing History

2017-2018Belfast GiantsEIHL Cup CUP1018022
2017-2018Belfast GiantsEIHL 468221416
2016-2017Belfast GiantsEIHL Cup CUP108033
2016-2017Belfast GiantsEIHL PLAYOFFS36000
2016-2017Belfast GiantsEIHL 475521416
2015-2016Fehérvár AV19EBEL 54804913
2014-2015Fischtown PinguinsDEL2 326741620
2014-2015Fischtown PinguinsDEL2 PLAYOFFS1659213
2014-2015Fischtown PinguinsContinental Cup CUP54033
2013-2014Fischtown PinguinsDEL2 PLAYOFFS1726448
2013-2014Fischtown PinguinsDEL2 4514391928
2012-2013Fischtown PinguinsGermany2 PLAYOFFS714123
2012-2013RosenborgNorway 3012672532
2012-2013Fischtown PinguinsGermany2 1155022
2011-2012ValpelliceItaly PLAYOFFS520011
2011-2012ValpelliceItaly 461001910
2010-2011ValpelliceItaly PLAYOFFS926235
2010-2011ValpelliceItaly 409422022
2009-2010Univ. of Western OntarioUSports 289241923
2008-2009Univ. of Western OntarioUSports 287032023
2007-2008Univ. of Western OntarioUSports 2738145
2006-2007London KnightsOHL 681566915
2006-2007London KnightsOHL PLAYOFFS1626123
2005-2006London KnightsOHL PLAYOFFS1940202
2005-2006London KnightsOHL 661232810
2004-2005London KnightsOHL 296022
2004-2005St. Thomas StarsWOHL 264431013
2004-2005London KnightsOHL PLAYOFFS102000
2003-2004St. Thomas StarsWOHL 4547077
2003-2004St. Thomas StarsWOHL PLAYOFFS48000
2002-2003St. Thomas StarsWOHL 4530055