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Finland ANTTI NIEMI  Signed - click for Team Depth Chart
Last team: Montréal Canadiens - 2018

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BIRTHYEAR 1983-08-29 BIRTHPLACEVantaa, FIN
AGE 34 NATION Finland
POSITION G CATCHES L
HEIGHT 188 cm / 6'2" WEIGHT 95 kg / 209 lbs
YOUTH TEAM TJV CONTRACT 17/18
CAP HIT $700,000 powered by
SOCIAL Antti Niemi  
HIGHLIGHTS
1-time Olympic Bronze Medal 1
1-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 1

Niemi is a butterfly goalie with great agility and reflexes. Could improve his rebound control and positioning.
- Ulf Andersson, EP

Father-in-law: Timo Nummelin
Brother-in-law: Petteri Nummelin

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CAREER STATISTICS Use/Embed statistics RSS feed
 SEASON TEAM LEAGUE GP GAA SVS%       POSTSEASON GP GAA SVS% 
 1998-99 Kiekko-Vantaa U20 Jr. A I-divisioona- - - |       
 1999-00 Kiekko-Vantaa U18 Jr. B I-divisioona- - - |       
 2000-01 Kiekko-Vantaa U18 Jr. B SM-sarja- - - | Relegation- -
  Kiekko-Vantaa U20 Jr. A SM-liiga4 6.86 .836 | Relegation0 -
 2001-02 Kiekko-Vantaa U20 Jr. A I-divisioona- - - | Playoffs- -
 2002-03 Kiekko-Vantaa U20 Jr. A I-divisioona- - - | Qualification10 2.39 .933 
  Kiekko-Vantaa Mestis6 2.63 .899 |       
 2003-04 Kiekko-Vantaa U20 Jr. A SM-liiga9 4.12 .894 |       
  Kiekko-Vantaa U20 Jr. A I-divisioona8 2.19 .930 | Playoffs- -
  Kiekko-Vantaa U20 Jr. A I-divisioona- - - | Qualification2 3.00 .914 
  Kiekko-Vantaa Mestis19 2.69 .910 | Playoffs5 2.98 .908 
 2004-05 Kiekko-Vantaa Mestis38 2.52 .919 | Playoffs3 4.17 .907 
 2005-06 Pelicans Liiga40 2.73 .916 |       
 2006-07 Pelicans Liiga48 2.57 .918 | Playoffs6 1.46 .951 
 2007-08 Pelicans Liiga49 2.35 .926 | Playoffs6 3.85 .883 
  Finland EHT3 2.71 .892 |       
 2008-09 Chicago Blackhawks NHL3 3.40 .864 |       
  Rockford IceHogs AHL38 2.43 .913 | Playoffs2 3.65 .897 
 2009-10 Chicago Blackhawks NHL39 2.25 .912 | Playoffs22 2.63 .910 
 2010-11 San Jose Sharks NHL60 2.38 .920 | Playoffs18 3.22 .896 
 2011-12 San Jose Sharks NHL68 2.42 .915 | Playoffs5 2.45 .914 
 2012-13 Pelicans  Liiga10 3.11 .905 |       
  San Jose Sharks NHL43 2.16 .924 | Playoffs11 1.87 .930 
 2013-14 San Jose Sharks NHL64 2.39 .913 | Playoffs6 3.74 .884 
  Finland OG0 - - |       
  Finland (all) International0 - - |       
 2014-15 San Jose Sharks NHL61 2.59 .914 |       
 2015-16 Dallas Stars NHL48 2.67 .905 | Playoffs5 3.29 .865 
 2016-17 Dallas Stars NHL37 3.30 .892 |       
 2017-18 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL3 7.50 .797 |       
  Florida Panthers NHL2 5.08 .872 |       
  Montréal Canadiens NHL3 2.65 .921 |       
 
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 2009-10 Chicago Blackhawks Victoria Cup0 - - |       
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CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
SEASON AWARDS BY SEASON
2002-2003 Finland2 (Mestis) Silver Medal
2009-2010 Finnish Player of the Year
  NHL Stanley Cup Champion
2012-2013 NHL Most Wins (24)
2013-2014 Olympic Bronze Medal
 AWARDS BY LEAGUE
- Finland2 (Mestis) Silver Medal 02/03
- Finnish Player of the Year 09/10
- NHL Most Wins 12/13
- NHL Stanley Cup Champion 09/10
- Olympic Bronze Medal 13/14



TRANSACTIONS
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE  
2017-11-14 Confirmed Florida Panthers Montréal Canadiens Claimed off waivers 
2017-10-24 Confirmed Pittsburgh Penguins Florida Panthers Claimed off waivers 
2017-07-01 Confirmed Dallas Stars Pittsburgh Penguins 1 year 
2017-06-26 Confirmed Dallas Stars Unknown Bought out 
2015-06-29 Extension Dallas Stars Dallas Stars 3 years 
2015-06-27 Confirmed San Jose Sharks Dallas Stars Player rights 
2012-10-05 Confirmed San Jose Sharks Pelicans NHL lockout contract 
2011-03-01 Extension San Jose Sharks San Jose Sharks 4 years 
2010-09-02 Confirmed Chicago Blackhawks San Jose Sharks 1 year 
2009-07-01 Extension Chicago Blackhawks Chicago Blackhawks 1 year 


PLAYER BIOGRAPHY AND TRIVIA
 
 
 
Number 39 retired by Kiekko-Vantaa
Cult/Star player for Pelicans
Cult/Star player for San Jose Sharks