Height/Weight: 6-2/172 pounds
Born: August 23, 1997
Birthplace: Jyvaskyla, Finland
Acquired: Drafted in the 6th round (163rd overall) of the 2015 NHL Draft
Playing for Ilves in Finland’s top league (Liiga).
Played seven games with JYP and KooKoo in Finland’s top league in 2016-17, registering a 1.67 goals against average and .938 save percentage. Also played with JYP-Akatemia in Finland’s second league, registering a 3.43 goals against average and .887 save percentage. He had a 2.48 GAA and .920 SV% over his final ten games. Was the third goaltender for Finland at the 2017 World Junior Championship. In 2015-16, posted a 3.09 goals against average and .900 save percentage in 20 games for JYP-Akatemia.
Technically sound goaltender who has a calm demeanor in net. Not a big goaltender, but very athletic and can come up with occasional highlight reel save. Good work ethic and great attitude.
“He’s sound. Very calm in the net. He doesn’t make any major movements, but that is just because he reads the game so well and he doesn’t have to. He has a bright future.” – Rickard Oquist, Stars scout”He’s sound. Very calm in the net,” said Stars scout Rickard Oquist. “He doesn’t make any major movements, but that is just because he reads the game so well and he doesn’t have to. He has a bright future.”
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|2012-2013||Tappara U16||Jr. C SM-sarja Q||3||1.67||.942||||
|Tappara U16||Jr. C SM-sarja||5||5.60||.889||||
|2013-2014||JYP U18||Jr. B SM-sarja||33||3.67||.897||||
|JYP U20||Jr. A SM-liiga||0||-||-||||
|Finland U17 (all)||International-Jr||1||3.94||.875||||
|2014-2015||JYP U18||Jr. B SM-sarja||34||-||.920|||||Playoffs||7||-||.953|
|JYP U20||Jr. A SM-liiga||12||2.96||.918||||
|2015-2016||JYP U18||Jr. B SM-sarja||-||-||-|||||Playoffs||5||-||.924|
|JYP U20||Jr. A SM-liiga||18||3.99||.886||||
|Finland U19 (all)||International-Jr||4||-||.925||||
|Finland U20 (all)||International-Jr||4||-||.878||||
|2017-2018||Ilves U20||Jr. A SM-liiga||2||-||.924||||
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