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Antti Jussi Niemi

Antti Jussi Niemi  #4

Defenseman
NUMBER: 4 BIRTHDATE: September 22, 1977
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Vantaa, Finland
WEIGHT: 195 DRAFTED: OTT / 1996 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 4th   (81st overall)
Rights traded to Anaheim by Ottawa with Ted Donato for Patrick Lalime, June 18, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Jokerit Helsinki (Finland), August 13, 2002.
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Hopefully [Jonathan] has a year that pushes us, that is the organization, to speak to him next summer and looking for [a long-term contract]. Because the thought process is trying to get a goaltender, and hopefully it's Jonathan, to be the stabilizer for this franchise.

— Maple Leafs GM Lou Lamoriello on goaltender Jonathan Bernier