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Finland Oliver Kapanen
#91 KalPa / Liiga - 21/22
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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Connor McDavid 56 33 72 105
2. Leon Draisaitl 56 31 53 84
3. Brad Marchand 53 29 40 69
4. Mitchell Marner 55 20 47 67
5. Auston Matthews 52 41 25 66
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
17
Height
6'1" / 185 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
179 lbs / 81 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Contract
21/22
NHL Draft
Top Prospect eligible for the 2021 NHL Entry Draft

Kapanen’s game is all about his instincts in the offensive zone combined with lethal finishing skills from close and mid-range. He recognizes space well and takes advantage of even the slightest mistakes by the opposing defences. He has some gravitational elements as a playmaker, being able to draw in pressure before dishing the puck to an open teammate. -EliteProspects 2021 NHL Draft Guide

Grandfather: Hannu Kapanen
Greatuncle: Jari Kapanen
Father: Kimmo Kapanen
Uncle: Sami Kapanen
Cousins: Kasper Kapanen & Konsta Kapanen

Kapanen’s game is all about off-puck instincts and good scoring touch in tight places, EPRinkside.com 2021
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2018-19 KalPa U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 27 5 10 15 12 |
KalPa U16 U16 SM-sarja 16 8 10 18 14 | Playoffs 4 3 0 3 2
KalPa U16 Akatemia U16 Mestis Q 1 3 0 3 2 |
2019-20 KalPa U18 “A” U18 SM-sarja 44 23 27 50 28 |
KalPa U20 U20 SM-liiga 2 1 0 1 0 0 |
Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 7 3 1 4 2 |
2020-21 KalPa U20 “A” U20 SM-sarja 37 25 16 41 26 -1 |
JoKP Mestis 5 3 2 5 12 2 |
Finland U18 WJC-18 4 0 0 0 2 -4 |
2021-22 KalPa U20 U20 SM-sarja - - - - - |
KalPa Liiga - - - - - |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
WJC-18
Thu 06/05 Finland U18 vs Sweden U18
Thu 06/05 Finland U18 vs Russia U18
Mon 03/05 Finland U18 vs Switzerland U18
Tue 27/04 Finland U18 vs Russia U18
Exhibition
Sat 24/04 Finland U18 vs Canada U18
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
International-Jr 1 7 3 1 4 0.57 2 - | 0
Liiga 1 - - - - - - - | 0
Mestis 1 5 3 2 5 1.00 12 2 | 0
U16 Mestis Q 1 1 3 0 3 3.00 2 - | 0
U16 SM-sarja 1 16 8 10 18 1.13 14 - | 1 4 3 0 3 0.75 2 -
U16 SM-sarja Q 1 27 5 10 15 0.56 12 - | 0
U18 SM-sarja 1 44 23 27 50 1.14 28 - | 0
U20 SM-sarja (U20 SM-liiga) 3 39 26 16 42 1.08 26 -1 | 0
WJC-18 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 2 -4 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Iisai Pesonen (F) 2018-2022 4 KalPa U16, KalPa U18, KalPa U20
Jami Pasanen (G) 2018-2022 4 KalPa U16, KalPa U18, KalPa U20
Jaanus Pajala (D) 2018-2022 4 KalPa U16, KalPa U18, KalPa U20
Milo Marttinen (G) 2018-2022 4 KalPa U16, KalPa U18, KalPa U20

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
03/01/2021
03/01/2021 Loan KalPa U20 JoKP
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