Anaheim Ducks

 
Sami Vatanen
current status: Lower body injury, injured reserve
Birth Date:June 3, 1991 (23 years old)
Place of Birth:Jyvaskyla, FIN
Shoots:R
Experience:2 years
Drafted:Drafted by Anaheim in 2009 (4/106).
Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 57 12 22 34 6 34 7 1 1 21:40 95 0.60
On Pace 76 16 29 45 8 45 9 1 1 21:40 127 0.59
Scouting Report
Assets: Owns excellent offensive ability, solid puck-moving skills and plenty of hockey sense. Is capable of running a power play and also owns a very accurate point shot.
Flaws: Is somewhat undersized for the North American pro game, so he must continue to add bulk and get stronger physically in order to maximize his NHL potential.
Career Potential: Talented offensive defenseman with upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AHL First All-Star Team 2012-13
AHL All-Rookie Team 2012-13
Olympic Olympic Bronze Medal 2014 (Finland)

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