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Finland Kasperi Kapanen

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10
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4
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+6
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Database: 945 114 players
Last added: Vojtech Granecny
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Felix Maegaard Scheel 44 25 25 50
2. Joseph Jonsson 39 20 28 48
3. Anton Johansson 40 11 37 48
4. Morten Jensen 44 13 33 46
5. Kale Kerbashian 39 20 24 44
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
RW/LW
Age
25
Height
6'1" / 185 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
194 lbs / 88 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Contract
21/22
Cap Hit
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Agency
Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time U18 WJC Bronze Medal 1

Father: Sami Kapanen
Brother: Konsta Kapanen
Grandfather: Hannu Kapanen
Granduncle: Jari Kapanen
Uncle: Kimmo Kapanen
Cousin: Oliver Kapanen

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2010-11 KalPa U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 0 0 0 0 0 - |
KalPa U16 U16 SM-sarja 26 14 8 22 10 - |
2011-12 KalPa U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 8 12 4 16 4 - |
KalPa U16 U16 I-divisioona 2 1 1 2 10 - | Playoffs 4 4 7 11 0 -
KalPa U18 U18 SM-sarja Q 2 0 0 0 2 - |
KalPa U18 U18 SM-sarja 25 13 11 24 6 - | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0 -
Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 16 11 6 17 20 11 |
2012-13 KalPa U18 U18 SM-sarja 3 3 3 6 0 - |
KalPa U20 U20 SM-liiga 36 14 15 29 16 -3 |
KalPa SM-liiga 13 4 0 4 2 1 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 2 1
Finland U17 “A” WHC-17 5 3 6 9 4 - |
Finland U18 WJC-18 7 5 3 8 4 4 |
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 8 1 1 2 15 -1 |
2013-14 KalPa U18 U18 SM-sarja 2 5 1 6 0 - | Playoffs 4 6 1 7 2 -
KalPa Liiga 47 7 7 14 10 -8 |
Finland U18 WJC-18 5 1 1 2 0 -3 |
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 5 1 1 2 0 -3 |
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 5 1 0 1 0 - |
2014-15 KalPa Liiga 41 11 10 21 14 2 | Playoffs 6 0 5 5 2 2
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 4 1 1 2 0 -1 | Playoffs 7 3 2 5 0 0
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 10 3 2 5 0 -1 |
Finland U20 WJC-20 5 1 0 1 0 -1 |
2015-16 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 9 0 0 0 2 -3 |
Toronto Marlies AHL 44 9 16 25 8 7 | Playoffs 14 3 5 8 2 1
Finland U20 WJC-20 7 2 3 5 2 -2 |
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 9 2 4 6 2 0 |
2016-17 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 8 1 0 1 0 -2 | Playoffs 6 2 0 2 0 -2
Toronto Marlies AHL 43 18 25 43 16 2 | Playoffs 9 2 6 8 8 -2
2017-18 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 38 7 2 9 4 -1 | Playoffs 7 1 0 1 0 -3
Toronto Marlies AHL 28 12 12 24 12 8 |
Finland WC 8 3 0 3 0 1 |
Finland (all) International 8 3 0 3 0 1 |
2018-19 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 78 20 24 44 27 12 | Playoffs 7 1 1 2 2 -1
2019-20 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 69 13 23 36 22 0 | Playoffs 5 0 2 2 14 -2
2020-21 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 40 11 19 30 7 15 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 0 -3
2021-22 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 79 11 21 32 16 2 | Playoffs 7 0 3 3 2 4
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Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2011-12 Finland U16 YOG 6 4 2 6 2 3 |
2012-13 Finland U18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial 4 1 1 2 0 1 |
2013-14 KalPa ET 6 3 0 3 16 - |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL
2022-05-15T19:00:00-0400 Pittsburgh Penguins @ New York Rangers
2022-05-13T19:00:00-0400 Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers
2022-05-11T19:00:00-0400 Pittsburgh Penguins @ New York Rangers
2022-05-09T19:00:00-0400 Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers
2022-05-07T19:00:00-0400 Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers
2022-05-05T19:00:00-0400 Pittsburgh Penguins @ New York Rangers
2022-05-03T19:00:00-0400 Pittsburgh Penguins @ New York Rangers
2022-04-29T19:00:00-0400 Pittsburgh Penguins vs Columbus Blue Jackets
2022-04-26T19:00:00-0400 Pittsburgh Penguins vs Edmonton Oilers
2022-04-23T12:30:00-0400 Pittsburgh Penguins @ Detroit Red Wings
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 4 119 40 54 94 0.79 36 16 | 3 30 8 13 21 0.70 10 -1
ET 1 6 3 0 3 0.50 16 - | 0
Ivan Hlinka Memorial (Hlinka Gretzky Cup) 1 4 1 1 2 0.50 0 1 | 0
International 1 8 3 0 3 0.38 0 1 | 0
International-Jr 5 53 19 14 33 0.62 37 6 | 0
Liiga (SM-liiga) 3 101 22 17 39 0.39 26 -5 | 2 10 0 6 6 0.60 4 3
NHL 7 321 63 89 152 0.47 78 23 | 6 38 5 8 13 0.34 18 -7
U16 I-divisioona 1 2 1 1 2 1.00 10 - | 1 4 4 7 11 2.75 0 -
U16 SM-sarja 1 26 14 8 22 0.85 10 - | 0
U16 SM-sarja Q 2 8 12 4 16 2.00 4 - | 0
U18 SM-sarja 3 30 21 15 36 1.20 6 - | 2 6 6 1 7 1.17 2 -
U18 SM-sarja Q 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 2 - | 0
U20 SM-liiga (U20 SM-sarja) 1 36 14 15 29 0.81 16 -3 | 0
WC 1 8 3 0 3 0.38 0 1 | 0
WHC-17 1 5 3 6 9 1.80 4 - | 0
WJC-18 2 12 6 4 10 0.83 4 1 | 0
WJC-20 2 12 3 3 6 0.50 2 -3 | 0
YOG 1 6 4 2 6 1.00 2 3 | 0
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Acceleration
19
Puckhandling
17
Agility
17

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
08/25/2020
08/25/2020 Confirmed Toronto Maple Leafs Pittsburgh Penguins
06/28/2019
06/28/2019 Extension Toronto Maple Leafs Toronto Maple Leafs
07/01/2015
07/01/2015 Confirmed Pittsburgh Penguins Toronto Maple Leafs
07/11/2014
07/11/2014 Confirmed KalPa Pittsburgh Penguins
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2013, 1 #25 overall by Barys Astana in the KHL Draft

2014 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #13 by ISS Hockey

2014 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #26 by FCHockey

2014 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #18 by McKeen's Hockey

Cult/Star player for KalPa

Career transactions
- 2015-07-01 • Traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs with Nick Spaling, Scott Harrington, a first-round draft pick in 2016 and a third-round draft pick in 2016 from the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for Phil Kessel, Tyler Biggs, Tim Erixon and a second-round draft pick in 2016
- 2014-07-11 • Signed to a three-year entry-level contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins
- 2013-04-19 • Signed to a three-year contract with KalPa

Career assingments
- 2015-10-04 • Reassigned to the Toronto Marlies by the Toronto Maple Leafs
- 2014-04-03 • Reassigned from KalPa to the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins by the Pittsburgh Penguins
- 2014-09-10 • Loaned to KalPa by the Pittsburgh Penguins for the rest of the current season

Other memorable dates
- 2016-01-05 • Won World Junior Championship gold medal
- 2016-01-05 • Scored a game winning goal at the overtime in the U20 World Junior Championship final | YouTube
- 2015-12-23 • Selected to U20 World Junior Championship roster
- 2015-04-24 • Scored first AHL playoff goals with two tallies against the Syracuse Crunch(Kristers Gudlevskis) | YouTube
- 2015-04-08 • Made AHL debut against the Lehigh Valley Phantoms and scored first AHL goal(Rob Zepp) and an assist at the same game.+/-: +1 PIM: 0 S: 3 | YouTube
- 2014-12-22 • Selected to U20 World Junior Championship roster
- 2014-04-16 • Selected to U18 World Junior Championship roster
- 2013-04-18 • Selected to U18 World Junior Championship roster
- 2013-01-19 • Scored first Liiga goal on penalty shot against Kärpät | YouTube

- 2012-12-20 • Made Liiga debut (vs. SaiPa)
- 2012-12-10 • Selected to U17 World Hockey Challenge roster
- 2011-12-20 • Selected to U16 Youth Olympic Games roster

Other
- 2013-01-12 • Played alongside his father Sami Kapanen in his 2nd SM-liiga game, marking the 2nd occasion that a father and son have played together in SM-liiga game.

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