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Joni Ortio  #37

NUMBER: 37 BIRTHDATE: April 16, 1991  (AGE 24)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Turku, Finland
WEIGHT: 185 DRAFTED: CGY / 2009 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 6th   (171st overall)    Prospect Bio
2014-15 HIGHLIGHTS: FLAMES (AHL): Put up a 20-12-1 record, four shutouts, a 2.64 GAA and a .914 SV% in 35 games for Adirondack... FLAMES (NHL): Recalled from Adirondack (AHL) on Jan. 8... had his first start of the year and made 36 saves for a shutout, the most in 33 years by a Flames rookie who allowed zero goals in a game on Jan. 10 at VAN... made 27 saves, allowed a lone goal and earned the win at ARI on Jan. 15... earned the win, making 19 saves on Jan. 17 at SJS... won his fourth straight game, stopping 33 of 34 shots at LAK on Jan. 19... assigned to Adirondack on Jan. 22... recalled from Adirondack on Apr. 9... made his sixth start of the season on Apr. 11 at WPG... PLAYOFFS:
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He is, in my opinion, one of the best defensemen in the NHL and continuing to grow. I think his game, from an offensive standpoint, he continues to drive our offense... I think there's still tremendous upside for Oliver.

— Coyotes GM Don Maloney on defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson