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Finland Kari Lehtonen
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Last added: Joel Juteskog
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tory Dello - - - -
2. Max Humitz - - - -
3. Matt Donovan - - - -
4. Jake McLaughlin - - - -
5. Alex Whelan - - - -
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
36
Height
6'4" / 192 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
209 lbs / 95 kg
Nation
Catches
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Agency
Highlights
1-time U18 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Silver Medal 1
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
1-time U18 WJC Bronze Medal 1
2-time U20 WJC Bronze Medal 2
1-time Olympic Bronze Medal 1
1-time SM-liiga Champion 1

Lehtonen is a big goalie with terrific agility and quickness. Likes to challenge shooters and covers a lot of net. Sometimes drops to his knees too early. Is a great puck handler.
- Ulf Andersson, EP (2013)

Player Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1997-98 Jokerit U16 U16 SM-sarja - - - | -
Finland U15 (all) International-Jr 2 3.06 .770 | -
1998-99 Jokerit U18 U18 SM-sarja - - - | Playoffs 4 1.75 .933
Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 4 1.50 .950 | -
1999-00 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 33 2.61 .904 | Playoffs 12 1.11 .952
Jokerit SM-liiga 0 - - | -
Finland U18 WJC-18 6 1.76 .963 | -
2000-01 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 32 2.45 .911 | Playoffs 1 4.42 .857
Jokerit SM-liiga 4 1.90 .937 | -
Finland U18 WJC-18 4 1.76 .935 | -
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 7 2.00 .890 | -
Finland U20 WJC-20 1 2.00 .920 | -
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 6 2.00 .920 | -
2001-02 Jokerit U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 6 1.83 .944 | -
Jokerit SM-liiga 23 1.79 .941 | Playoffs 11 1.73 .940
Finland U20 WJC-20 6 1.17 .943 | -
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 12 1.17 .943 | -
Finland WC 0 - - | -
Finland (all) International 1 3.00 .875 | -
2002-03 Jokerit SM-liiga 45 1.98 .928 | Playoffs 10 1.63 .941
Finland U20 WJC-20 6 2.19 .923 | -
Finland WC 0 - - | -
2003-04 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 4 1.25 .953 0 000 0 000 000 | -
Chicago Wolves AHL 39 2.41 .926 | Playoffs 10 2.08 .942
Finland WCup 0 0 - - | -
2004-05 Chicago Wolves AHL 57 2.27 .929 | Playoffs 16 1.71 .939
2005-06 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 38 2.94 .906 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | -
2006-07 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 68 2.79 .912 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 2 5.59 .849 00 00 0 000 000
Finland WC 6 0 1.93 .913 00 000 0 000 000 | -
2007-08 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 48 2.90 .916 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | -
Chicago Wolves AHL 2 1.93 .934 0 00 0 000 000 | -
2008-09 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 46 3.06 .911 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | -
2009-10 Chicago Wolves AHL 4 2.67 .899 00 00 0 000 000 | -
Dallas Stars NHL 12 2.81 .911 00 000 0 000 000 | -
2010-11 Dallas Stars NHL 69 2.55 .914 000 0000 0 000000 0000 | -
2011-12 Dallas Stars NHL 59 2.33 .922 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | -
Finland WC 4 0 2.85 .894 00 00 0 000 000 | -
2012-13 Dallas Stars NHL 36 2.66 .916 00 000 0 00000 0000 | -
2013-14 Dallas Stars NHL 65 2.41 .919 000 0000 0 000000 0000 | Playoffs 6 3.30 .885 00 000 0 000 000
Finland OG 2 0 1.51 .935 0 00 0 000 000 | -
Finland (all) International 2 1.51 .935 | -
2014-15 Dallas Stars NHL 65 2.94 .903 000 0000 0 000000 0000 | -
2015-16 Dallas Stars NHL 43 2.76 .906 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 11 2.81 .899 00 000 0 000 000
2016-17 Dallas Stars NHL 59 2.85 .902 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | -
2017-18 Dallas Stars NHL 37 2.56 .912 00 000 0 00000 0000 | -
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
2002-03 Finland EHT 3 1.13 .943 | -
2011-12 Finland EHT 2 0.50 .983 | -
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 4 102 2.42 .912 00 000 0 000 000 | 2 26
EHT 2 5 | 0
International 2 3 | 0
International-Jr 4 31 | 0
SM-liiga (Liiga) 4 72 | 2 21
NHL 14 649 2.71 .912 0000 00000 00 00000000 00000 | 3 19 3.30 .887 00 000 0 000 0000
OG 1 2 0 1.51 .935 0 00 0 000 000 | 0
U16 SM-sarja 1 - | 0
U18 SM-sarja 1 - | 1 4 1.75 .933
Jr. A SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 3 71 | 2 13
WC 4 10 00 2.28 .905 00 000 0 000 000 | 0
WCup 1 0 0 | 0
WJC-18 2 10 | 0
WJC-20 3 13 | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
09/14/2012
09/14/2012 Extension Dallas Stars Dallas Stars
05/11/2010
05/11/2010 Extension Dallas Stars Dallas Stars
02/09/2010
02/09/2010 Confirmed Atlanta Thrashers Dallas Stars
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