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Latvia Matiss Kivlenieks

a.k.a. "Matīss Edmunds Kivlenieks"
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Database: 944 653 players
Last added: Markus Scheidegger
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Kristian Jakobsson 45 27 40 67
2. David Morley 44 18 47 65
3. Viktor Granholm 45 33 19 52
4. Patrick Thoresen 37 20 32 52
5. Patrick Newell 42 21 30 51
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
Height
6'2" / 187 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
179 lbs / 81 kg
Nation
Catches
L
Youth Team
Contract
-
Agency
Highlights
1-time USHL First All-Star Team 1
1-time USHL Goaltender of the Year 1
1-time USHL Player of the Year 1

Kivlenieks, 24, died on July 4, 2021, of chest trauma sustained in a fireworks mishap, in Novi, Mich.

Player Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
2011-12 Prizma/Pardaugava U15 Latvia U16 27 28 2.28 - 57 - 3 - 1 503 |
HS Prizma/Pardaugava U18 Latvia U18 5 - 4.64 - - - - - - |
Prizma Riga Latvia 1 1 9.52 - 9 - 0 - 57 |
Latvia U16 (all) International-Jr 4 - - - - - - - - |
2012-13 HS Prizma/Pardaugava U18 Latvia U18 13 15 2.55 - 28 - 0 - 660 |
Latvia U17 (all) International-Jr 3 - - - - - - - - |
Latvia U18 WJC-18 0 1 - - - - - - - |
Latvia U18 (all) International-Jr 0 - - - - - - - - |
2013-14 Edina Lakers MNJHL 39 - 3.95 .908 - - - - - | Playoffs 2 - 4.59 .911 - - - - -
Latvia U18 WJC-18 D1A 4 5 2.37 .899 8 71 0 2-1-0 203 |
Latvia U18 (all) International-Jr 5 - - - - - - - - |
2014-15 Forest Lake Lakers MNJHL 33 - 2.23 .930 - - - - - | Playoffs 4 - 1.75 .950 - - - - -
Coulee Region Chill NAHL 1 - 4.05 .902 - - - - - |
Latvia U20 WJC-20 D1A 4 5 1.75 .928 7 90 0 2-2-0 241 |
Latvia U20 (all) International-Jr 6 - - - - - - - - |
2015-16 Coulee Region Chill NAHL 29 - 2.41 .925 - - - - - | Playoffs 4 - 3.42 .893 - - - - -
Latvia U20 WJC-20 D1A 4 5 1.71 .941 7 112 0 3-0-0 245 |
Latvia U20 (all) International-Jr 6 - - - - - - - - |
2016-17 Sioux City Musketeers USHL 49 - 1.85 .932 92 1 270 5 36-7-6 2 992 | Playoffs 13 - 2.08 .925 28 343 2 8-3-2 808
2017-18 Cleveland Monsters AHL 43 - 3.21 .891 123 1 005 1 14-21-4 2 297 |
Latvia WC 0 1 - - - - - - - |
Latvia (all) International 1 - 0.00 1.000 - - - - - |
2018-19 Cleveland Monsters AHL 14 - 3.71 .873 44 303 1 4-4-1 711 |
Kalamazoo Wings ECHL 8 - 2.71 .923 19 227 0 5-3-0 421 |
2019-20 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 6 - 2.95 .898 14 123 0 1-1-2 285 |
Cleveland Monsters AHL 20 - 2.96 .904 59 558 1 9-8-4 1 195 |
2020-21 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 2 - 3.40 .901 7 64 0 1-1-0 123 |
Cleveland Monsters AHL 8 - 2.25 .929 18 235 0 6-2-0 481 |
Latvia WC 4 4 2.18 .922 9 107 1 1-2-0 248 |
Latvia (all) International 5 5 2.18 - 11 - - - 312 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
2012-13 Latvia U17 EYOF 3 - 3.06 .909 - - - - - |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score GA SA SV SV% TOI
WC
2021-05-28T19:15:00+0200 Latvia vs Norway
2021-05-27T16:15:00+0300 Latvia @ USA
2021-05-22T19:15:00+0200 Latvia vs Kazakhstan
2021-05-21T19:15:00+0200 Latvia @ Canada
AHL
2021-05-11T19:00:00-0400 Cleveland Monsters vs Grand Rapids Griffins
NHL
2021-05-07T19:00:00-0400 Columbus Blue Jackets vs Detroit Red Wings
AHL
2021-04-25T16:00:00-0400 Cleveland Monsters vs Chicago Wolves
2021-04-21T19:00:00-0400 Cleveland Monsters @ Grand Rapids Griffins
2021-04-20T19:00:00-0400 Cleveland Monsters @ Grand Rapids Griffins
2021-04-17T16:00:00-0400 Cleveland Monsters vs Rochester Americans
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI | Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
AHL 4 85 - 3.13 .896 244 2 101 3 33-35-9 4 683 | 0
ECHL 1 8 - 2.71 .923 19 227 0 5-3-0 421 | 0
EYOF 1 3 - 3.06 .909 - - - - - | 0
International 2 6 5 2.12 1.000 11 - - - 312 | 0
International-Jr 5 24 - - - - - - - - | 0
Latvia 1 1 1 9.52 - 9 - 0 - 57 | 0
Latvia U16 1 27 28 2.28 - 57 - 3 - 1 503 | 0
Latvia U18 2 18 15 2.55 - 28 - 0 - 660 | 0
MNJHL 2 72 - - - - - - - - | 2 6 - - - - - - - -
NAHL 2 30 - - - - - - - - | 1 4 - 3.42 .893 - - - - -
NHL 2 8 - 3.09 .899 21 187 0 2-2-2 408 | 0
USHL 1 49 - 1.85 .932 92 1 270 5 36-7-6 2 992 | 1 13 - 2.08 .925 28 343 2 8-3-2 808
WC 2 4 5 2.18 .922 9 107 1 1-2-0 248 | 0
WJC-18 1 0 1 - - - - - - - | 0
WJC-18 D1A 1 4 5 2.37 .899 8 71 0 2-1-0 203 | 0
WJC-20 D1A 2 8 10 1.73 .935 14 202 0 5-2-0 486 | 0
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Skill Rating

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Mental
15
Rebound Control
15
Recovery
14
Positioning
14

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Player Connections
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
10/08/2020
10/08/2020 Extension Columbus Blue Jackets Columbus Blue Jackets
05/25/2017
05/25/2017 Confirmed Sioux City Musketeers Columbus Blue Jackets
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2016, 1 #5 overall by Sioux City Musketeers in the USHL Entry Draft

Drafted 2014, 3 #80 overall by Texas Jr. Brahmas in the NA3HL Draft

Cult/Star player for Cleveland Monsters

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