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Finland Sami Niku
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Last added: Jan Polasek
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Marcus Nilsson 50 12 42 54
2. Kodie Curran 48 12 37 49
3. Ryan Lasch 48 12 36 48
4. Anton Rödin 46 14 32 46
5. Broc Little 48 24 21 45
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
23
Height
6'1" / 185 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
194 lbs / 88 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Contract
19/20
Cap Hit
$775,000 Powered by
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Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 1

Brother: Juho Niku

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2010-11 JYP U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 9 1 2 3 4 | -
JYP U16 U16 SM-sarja 25 1 5 6 10 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2011-12 JYP U16 U16 SM-sarja Q 7 0 4 4 2 | -
JYP U16 U16 SM-sarja 14 1 8 9 4 | Playoffs 3 0 3 3 0
JYP U18 U18 SM-sarja 17 1 1 2 0 | -
Finland U16 (all) International-Jr 1 0 0 0 0 1 | -
2012-13 JYP U17 U17 SM-sarja 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 7 1 4 5 2
JYP U18 U18 SM-sarja 3 2 1 3 0 | -
JYP U20 U20 SM-sarja 30 0 8 8 22 -3 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 2 -3
Finland U17 WHC-17 5 1 1 2 4 | -
Finland U17 (all) International-Jr 6 1 1 2 2 -4 | -
2013-14 JYP U18 U18 SM-sarja 1 0 3 3 0 | -
JYP U20 U20 SM-sarja 20 4 10 14 20 1 | -
JYP-Akatemia Mestis 30 0 3 3 16 2 | -
Finland U18 WJC-18 5 1 0 1 0 -3 | -
Finland U18 (all) International-Jr 20 3 5 8 6 | -
2014-15 JYP-Akatemia Mestis 39 3 22 25 24 8 | Playoffs 6 0 5 5 4 2
JYP Liiga 12 0 1 1 6 1 | -
Finland U20 WJC-20 5 0 0 0 0 2 | -
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 24 3 5 8 6 7 | -
2015-16 JYP Liiga 38 4 7 11 2 2 | -
JYP-Akatemia Mestis 7 0 2 2 4 1 | -
Finland U20 WJC-20 7 1 1 2 2 3 | -
Finland U20 (all) International-Jr 17 2 3 5 8 9 | -
2016-17 JYP Liiga 59 5 22 27 26 3 | Playoffs 15 1 5 6 2 -1
2017-18 Winnipeg Jets NHL 1 1 0 1 0 0 | -
Manitoba Moose AHL 76 16 38 54 30 17 | Playoffs 9 1 2 3 2 -1
2018-19 Winnipeg Jets NHL 30 1 3 4 2 0 | -
Manitoba Moose AHL 20 3 9 12 14 -6 | -
2019-20 Winnipeg Jets NHL 17 0 5 5 12 -2 | -
Manitoba Moose AHL 18 3 11 14 12 -6 | -
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Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2012-13 Finland U17 EYOF 3 0 1 1 2 7 | -
2013-14 Finland U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 4 1 1 2 4 -1 | -
2014-15 JYP Champions HL 1 0 0 0 0 1 | -
2015-16 JYP Champions HL 6 0 1 1 2 1 | -
2016-17 JYP Champions HL 8 1 2 3 4 2 | -
Skill Rating

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Speed
15
Puckhandling
15
Passing
15
Teamwork
14

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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL 2019-2020
Tue 18/02 Winnipeg Jets vs Los Angeles Kings
Tue 11/02 Winnipeg Jets vs New York Rangers
Sun 09/02 Winnipeg Jets vs Chicago Blackhawks
Sat 08/02 Winnipeg Jets vs Ottawa Senators
Thu 06/02 Winnipeg Jets @ St. Louis Blues
Tue 04/02 Winnipeg Jets vs Nashville Predators
Sat 01/02 Winnipeg Jets vs St. Louis Blues
Fri 31/01 Winnipeg Jets vs Boston Bruins
Wed 22/01 Winnipeg Jets @ Columbus Blue Jackets
Tue 21/01 Winnipeg Jets @ Carolina Hurricanes
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 3 114 22 58 80 0.70 56 5 | 1 9 1 2 3 0.33 2 -1
Champions HL 3 15 1 3 4 0.27 6 4 | 0
EYOF 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 2 7 | 0
Hlinka Gretzky Cup 1 4 1 1 2 0.50 4 -1 | 0
International-Jr 5 68 9 14 23 0.34 22 13 | 0
Liiga 3 109 9 30 39 0.36 34 6 | 1 15 1 5 6 0.40 2 -1
Mestis 3 76 3 27 30 0.39 44 11 | 1 6 0 5 5 0.83 4 2
NHL 3 48 2 8 10 0.21 14 -2 | 0
U16 SM-sarja 2 39 2 13 15 0.38 14 0 | 2 6 0 3 3 0.50 0 0
U16 SM-sarja Q 2 16 1 6 7 0.44 6 0 | 0
U17 SM-sarja 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 | 1 7 1 4 5 0.71 2 0
U18 SM-sarja 3 21 3 5 8 0.38 0 0 | 0
U20 SM-sarja 2 50 4 18 22 0.44 42 -2 | 1 6 0 0 0 0.00 2 -3
WHC-17 1 5 1 1 2 0.40 4 0 | 0
WJC-18 1 5 1 0 1 0.20 0 -3 | 0
WJC-20 2 12 1 1 2 0.17 2 5 | 0
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
05/15/2017
05/15/2017 Confirmed JYP Winnipeg Jets
12/23/2015
12/23/2015 Extension JYP JYP
Player Biography and Trivia

2015 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #139 by HOCKEYPROSPECT.COM

2015 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #116 by FUTURE CONSIDERATIONS

2015 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #71 by ISS HOCKEY

2015 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #56 by NHL CENTRAL SCOUTING (EU Skaters

Career transactions
- 2015-04-17 • Signed to a three-year contract extension with JYP

Career assingments
- 2015-2016 • Assigned to JYP-Akatemia by JYP
- 2014-2015 • Assigned to JYP-Akatemia by JYP
- 2013-2014 • Assigned to JYP-Akatemia by JYP U20

Other memorable dates
- 2016-01-22 • Scored first Liiga goal against Sport(Mika Järvinen)
- 2016-01-05 • Won World Junior Championship gold medal
- 2015-12-23 • Selected to U20 World Junior Championship roster
- 2014-12-22 • Selected to U20 World Junior Championship roster
- 2014-10-02 • Scored first Liiga assist point against TPS
- 2014-09-16 • Made Liiga debut (vs. HPK) +/-: -1 PIM: 0 S: 2 TOI: 9:16 (AGE:17)
- 2014-04-16 • Selected to U18 World Junior Championship roster
- 2012-12-10 • Selected to U17 World Hockey Challenge roster

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