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Mikael Granlund | #64

C | 5' 10" | 185 lb
Career
GP G A P +/-
540 111 241 352 22
  • Mikael Granlund
  • Born: February 26, 1992
  • Birthplace: Oulu, FIN
  • Shoots: Left
  • Draft: 2010 MIN, 1st rd, 9th pk (9th overall)
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Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
NHL Career 540 111 241 352 22 150 24 98 8 11 22 4 1,088 10.2
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
NHL Career 540 111 241 352 22 150 24 98 8 11 22 4 1,088 10.2

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Inspiring a hit single may not be what most hockey players set out to do, but Granlund can count that among his accomplishments.

The Oulu, Finland, native's memorable, lacrosse-style, scoop-and-score goal against Russia at the 2011 IIHF World Championship helped create a cultural sensation when a Finnish electronic music artist set announcer Antero Mertaranta's call of the play to music. The song, dubbed "Taivas Varjele," which translates to "Good heavens," reached No. 2 on Finland's singles chart.

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