The Flames announced today that they have signed goaltender Waltteri Ignatjew to a one-year two-way contract.

Ignatjew, a native of Helsinki, Finland played in 45 games for Mora IK in the Swedish Allsvenskan League, posting a 2.34 GAA, a .918 save percentage along with a 26-18-0 record. The 24-year-old was named the HockeyAllsvenskan Goalie of the Year for the 2023-24 season after making a league-leading 1,142 saves and topping all goaltenders in ice time with 2,615 minutes played.

AAV: $870,000

BORN: Helsinki, FIN ​​DATE: December 3, 1999

HEIGHT: 6’3” ​​​WEIGHT: 200 lbs.


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