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Finland Niclas Almari

#38 Lukko / Liiga - 22/23
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GAMES
GP
G
A
TP
+/-
5
0
1
1
+2
10
0
3
3
0
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Database: 982 104 players
Last added: Anthony Voghell
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Eemeli Suomi 20 8 18 26
2. Jerry Turkulainen 26 6 20 26
3. Joona Ikonen 24 15 10 25
4. Axel Holmström 25 8 16 24
5. Simon Hjalmarsson 23 6 16 22
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
24
Height
6'1" / 185 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
181 lbs / 82 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Contract
23/24
Agency
Highlights
1-time Liiga Champion 1
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2013-14 Blues U16 “C” U16 SM-sarja Q 10 1 4 5 4 - |
Blues U16 “C” U16 SM-sarja 20 4 17 21 12 - | Playoffs 9 0 4 4 0 -
Blues U18 U18 SM-sarja 6 0 1 1 2 - | Playoffs 6 0 3 3 0 -
Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 10 1 1 2 6 1 |
2014-15 Blues U18 U18 SM-sarja 17 2 4 6 10 - | Playoffs 9 2 3 5 2 -
Blues U20 U20 SM-liiga 26 4 4 8 16 5 |
Finland U17 WHC-17 6 0 1 1 0 - |
Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 24 2 3 5 20 1 |
2015-16 Blues U18 U18 SM-sarja 5 2 3 5 0 - |
Blues U20 U20 SM-liiga 12 0 0 0 4 1 |
Jokerit U20 U20 SM-liiga 27 2 5 7 10 10 | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 4 1
2016-17 HPK U20 U20 SM-liiga 10 1 4 5 0 3 | Playoffs 10 1 10 11 0 8
HPK Liiga 24 3 2 5 10 5 |
LeKi Mestis 22 1 6 7 8 -2 |
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 3 0 0 0 0 0 |
2017-18 HPK U20 U20 SM-liiga 0 0 0 0 0 - | Playoffs 5 2 1 3 14 1
HPK Liiga 41 4 4 8 6 3 |
LeKi Mestis 4 0 1 1 0 -2 |
Espoo United Mestis 9 0 3 3 16 1 |
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 2 0 0 0 2 0 | Playoffs 1 0 1 1 0 3
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 8 0 0 0 2 - |
2018-19 HPK U20 U20 SM-liiga 2 0 1 1 2 3 |
HPK Liiga 42 1 4 5 6 -4 | Playoffs 18 0 0 0 2 0
2019-20 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 51 1 6 7 18 -8 |
2020-21 Pelicans Liiga 28 1 6 7 6 6 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 0 -1
2021-22 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 13 1 1 2 2 0 |
Wheeling Nailers ECHL 6 0 4 4 2 0 |
Lukko Liiga 15 0 2 2 6 2 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 2 1
2022-23 Lukko Liiga 25 0 4 4 8 10 |
Projected Liiga 60 0 10 10 19 24 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2014-15 Finland U17 EYOF 3 0 1 1 4 3 |
2017-18 HPK Spengler Cup 3 0 1 1 0 0 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
Liiga
2022-11-26T14:00:00-0100 Lukko @ TPS
2022-11-23T15:30:00-0100 Lukko vs Kärpät
2022-11-19T14:00:00-0100 Lukko vs TPS
2022-11-16T15:30:00-0100 Lukko @ HIFK
2022-11-05T14:00:00-0100 Lukko vs Tappara
2022-11-03T15:30:00-0100 Lukko vs Jukurit
2022-10-29T14:00:00+0000 Lukko @ Kärpät
2022-10-28T15:30:00+0000 Lukko @ KalPa
2022-10-25T15:30:00+0000 Lukko vs SaiPa
2022-10-22T13:00:00+0000 Lukko vs Ässät
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 3 66 2 7 9 0.14 22 -8 | 1 1 0 1 1 1.00 0 3
ECHL 1 6 0 4 4 0.67 2 0 | 0
EYOF 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 4 3 | 0
International-Jr 4 45 3 4 7 0.16 28 2 | 0
Liiga 6 175 9 22 31 0.18 42 22 | 3 30 0 0 0 0.00 4 0
Mestis 2 35 1 10 11 0.31 24 -3 | 0
Spengler Cup 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 0 0 | 0
U16 SM-sarja 1 20 4 17 21 1.05 12 - | 1 9 0 4 4 0.44 0 -
U16 SM-sarja Q 1 10 1 4 5 0.50 4 - | 0
U18 SM-sarja 3 28 4 8 12 0.43 12 - | 2 15 2 6 8 0.53 2 -
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 5 77 7 14 21 0.27 32 22 | 3 17 3 12 15 0.88 18 10
WHC-17 1 6 0 1 1 0.17 0 - | 0
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Skill Rating

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Shot Blocking
14
Puckhandling
14
Defensive
14
Agility
14
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Player Connections
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/01/2022
06/01/2022 Extension Lukko Lukko
02/09/2022
02/09/2022 Loan Pittsburgh Penguins Lukko
09/16/2020
09/16/2020 Loan Pittsburgh Penguins Pelicans
05/09/2019
05/09/2019 Confirmed HPK Pittsburgh Penguins
03/31/2018
03/31/2018 Confirmed HPK Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
12/07/2017
12/07/2017 Loan HPK Espoo United
10/27/2017
10/27/2017 Loan HPK LeKi
04/29/2016
04/29/2016 Confirmed Jokerit U20 HPK
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