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JUUSO VÄLIMÄKI   Finland
Last team: Tri-City Americans - 2017

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BIRTHYEAR 1998-10-06 BIRTHPLACENokia, FIN
AGE 18 NATION Finland
POSITION D SHOOTS L
HEIGHT 187 cm / 6'2" WEIGHT 96 kg / 212 lbs
YOUTH TEAM NoPy
NHL DRAFT 2017 round 1 #16 overall by Calgary Flames
RANKINGS Ranked #17 by Hockeyprospect.com
Ranked #14 by ISS Hockey
Ranked #12 by Future Considerations
Ranked #14 by McKeen's Hockey
Ranked #11 by NHL Central Scouting (NA Skaters)
Ranked #14 by TSN/McKenzie
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HIGHLIGHTS
1-time U18 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time U18 WJC Silver Medal 1


© Photo: Dan Hickling

CAREER STATISTICS Use/Embed statistics RSS feed
 SEASON TEAM LEAGUE GP G A TP PIM +/-      POST GP G A TP PIM +/- 
 2012-13 Ilves U16 Jr. C SM-sarja Q 8 3 362 |            
  Ilves U16 Jr. C SM-sarja 27 2 101210 | Playoffs 2 0 000  
 2013-14 Ilves U16 Jr. C SM-sarja Q 1 0 000 |            
  Ilves U16 Jr. C SM-sarja 9 2 8106 |            
  Ilves U18  Jr. B SM-sarja 44 7 263322 | Playoffs 10 2 464  
  Finland U16 (all)  International-Jr 5 0 334 7 |            
  Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 7 0 116 -1 |            
 2014-15 Ilves U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 44 5 152020 22 | Playoffs 10 1 346
  Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 3 0 220 1 |            
  Finland U18 WJC-18 7 0 116 5 |            
  Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 23 0 558 7 |            
 2015-16 Tri-City Americans WHL 56 7 253224 -1 |            
  Finland U18  WJC-18 6 0 220 6 |            
 2016-17 Tri-City Americans WHL 60 19 426134 2 | Playoffs 4 0 118 -4 
  Finland U20 WJC-20 6 2 026 1 |            
  Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 15 4 1516 3 |            
 
 TOURNAMENT STATISTICS
 2012-13 Team White IIHF Dev. Camp 6 1 564 14 |            
 2014-15 Finland U17 EYOF 3 0 220 1 |            
  Finland U18 Hlinka Memorial 4 0 110 1 |            
 2015-16 Finland U18 Hlinka Memorial 5 1 014 1 |            


CAREER TOTALS
  GP G A TP PPG PIM  +/-    GP G A TP PPG PIM  +/- 
      Postseason
  EYOF: 3 0 2 2 0.67 |    
  Hlinka Memorial: 9 1 1 2 0.22 |    
  IIHF Dev. Camp: 6 1 5 6 1.00 14  |    
  International-Jr: 53 4 12 16 0.30 34  17  |    
  Jr. A SM-liiga: 44 5 15 20 0.45 20  22  | 10 1 3 4 0.40
  Jr. B SM-sarja: 44 7 26 33 0.75 22  | 10 2 4 6 0.60
  Jr. C SM-sarja: 36 4 18 22 0.61 16  | 2 0 0 0 0.00
  Jr. C SM-sarja Q: 9 3 3 6 0.67 |    
  WHL: 116 26 67 93 0.80 58  | 4 0 1 1 0.25 -4 
  WJC-18: 13 0 3 3 0.23 11  |    
  WJC-20: 6 2 0 2 0.33 |    



CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
SEASON AWARDS BY SEASON
2012-2013 U16 Huippu-Pohjola Camp Roster (Ilves)
2013-2014 Jr. B SM-sarja Rookie of the Year (Heino Pulli Award)
2014-2015 EYOF Bronze Medal
  U18 WJC Silver Medal
2015-2016 U18 WJC Gold Medal
2016-2017 WHL (West) Second All-Star Team
 AWARDS BY LEAGUE
- EYOF Bronze Medal 14/15
- Jr. B SM-sarja Rookie of the Year (Heino Pulli Award) 13/14
- U16 Huippu-Pohjola Camp Roster 12/13
- U18 WJC Gold Medal 15/16
- U18 WJC Silver Medal 14/15
- WHL (West) Second All-Star Team 16/17



TRANSACTIONS
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE  
2015-07-03 Confirmed Ilves U20 Tri-City Americans


PLAYER BIOGRAPHY AND TRIVIA
 
- Drafted 2015, round 6 #87 overall by Madison Capitols in the USHL Entry Draft
- Drafted 2015, round 1 #14 overall by Tri-City Americans in the CHL Import Draft