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Sami Aittokallio  #30

NUMBER: 30 BIRTHDATE: August 6, 1992  (AGE 21)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Tampere, Finland
WEIGHT: 174 DRAFTED: COL / 2010 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 4th   (107th overall)    Prospect Bio

- Made his second career start on Jan. 25 at Tampa Bay.
- Was recalled from Lake Erie (AHL) for the second time on Jan. 24 and reassigned on Jan. 27.
- Was first recalled on Jan. 13 and reassigned on Jan. 16.
- Has appeared in 21 games for the Monsters this year, posting an 8-9-1 record with a 2.89 GAA, .900 Sv% and one shutout.
- Appeared in one game for Colorado last season, making his NHL debut as the starter on April 11, 2013 at Los Angeles.
- Did not factor into the decision as he stopped 23-of-25 shots before leaving in the third period with leg cramps.
- The 20-year-old became the second-youngest goalie to ever make his NHL debut for the Avalanche (Marc Denis, 19, Dec. 7, 1996 at LA).

For me, it's a great win for our hockey team and for a lot of people back in Columbus, especially our fans in particular … people who have been devoted to this organization, it's big.

— Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards on their win vs. the Penguins in Game 2, the franchise's first-ever Stanley Cup Playoff victory