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By the numbers: Artturi Lehkonen

Ten numerical facts about the Canadiens forward

by Pierre-Antoine Mercier, translated by Dan Braverman @CanadiensMTL /

MONTREAL - The Canadiens announced on Thursday that they've agreed to terms with forward Artturi Lehkonen on a two-year contract. Here's a look at the Finnish forward by the numbers.

31 - The 24-year-old Finn set a new career high in 2018-19 with 31 points in 82 games.

20 - Lehkonen picked up 20 assists last season with the Canadiens, also a career high.

4 - Of the 11 goals he scored last season, four of them were game-winners, another personal best for Lehkonen.

10 - Lehkonen finished 2018-19 with a plus-10 differential, his best showing in that category in his NHL career.

176 - Lehkonen fired off 176 shots on goal last season, his highest total to date.

120 - The Piikkio, Finland native also stood out on the physical front, dishing out a career-high 120 hits in 2018-19.

39 - The winger also set a new personal best with 39 blocked shots last season.

46 - Lehkonen was credited for 46 takeaways in 2018-19, the most he's had in a season.

80 - The forward has 80 career points to date, including 41 goals, in 221 NHL games.

55 - Lehkonen was the Canadiens' second-round pick (55th overall) in 2013.

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