San Jose Sharks

 
Antti Niemi
current status: On roster
Birth Date:August 29, 1983 (31 years old)
Place of Birth:Vantaa, FIN
Catches:L
Experience:6 years
Drafted:Signed by Chicago in 2008.
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2010.
HOT
2-0-0, 1.50, .947 in last 2 GPI
Season Stats
GPI W L OT Min SO GA SHA GAA SV% G A PIM
YTD 23 13 7 3 1398 2 57 694 2.45 .918 0 1 0
On Pace 57 32 17 7 3474 5 142 1724 2.45 .918 0 2 0
Scouting Report
Assets: Appears unflappable in the crease area, even when he surrenders bad goals. Is a big-framed 'keeper who is focused and can cover a lot of net. Also boasts explosive reflexes. Has a wealth of experience.
Flaws: Can at times be a little shaky with the glove, and generally has a devil of a time holding onto pucks. Lacks consistency; he'll get out of position at times and needs to keep upgrading his rebound control.
Career Potential: Inconsistent but clutch goaltender.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup 2009-10 (Chicago)
Olympic Olympic Bronze Medal 2014 (Finland)

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