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Olli Maatta

Olli Maatta  #3

Pittsburgh Penguins  Defenseman
NUMBER: 3 BIRTHDATE: August 22, 1994  (AGE 21)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Jyväskylä, Finland
WEIGHT: 206 DRAFTED: PIT / 2012 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (22nd overall)    Prospect Bio
Maatta led all PIT players with a plus-8 rating at time of his injury (as of Nov. 17). Sidelined with undisclosed injury sustained on Nov. 17 vs. MIN. Out 3-4 weeks. Played season-high 22:23 on Nov. 14 at NJ. PIT improved to 4-0 in games Maatta has recorded a point with a goal vs. MTL on Nov. 11. Had assists in back-to-back games on Oct. Oct. 28-29 for 1st time since Oct. 25-28, 2014. Scored 1st goal of the season - the eventual game-winner - on Oct. 17 vs. TOR. Appeared in 100th NHL game Oct. 10 at ARI. Played in first game since Dec. 6, 2014, after missing 56 games due to injury, on Oct. 8 at DAL. Career Info: Highs: G: 2 A: 3 P: 3 PPG: 3 SHG: 1
OHL All-Rookie Team (2012) MIssed majority of 2014-15 due to shoulder injury vs. Ottawa, December 6, 2014.
Quote of the Day

It seems like I'm kind of making it a little difficult on myself here the last two games.

— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after tying the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with an assist on Duncan Keith's goal with 26.6 seconds left against the Anaheim Ducks Friday
World Cup of Hockey 2016