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Sami Vatanen | #45

D | 5' 10" | 185 lb | Age: 27 | New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
2018-2019 Regular Season
GP G A P +/-
17 1 6 7 -2
Career
GP G A P +/-
354 37 124 161 19
  • Sami Vatanen
  • Born: June 3, 1991
  • Birthplace: Jyväskylä, FIN
  • Shoots: Right
  • Draft: 2009 ANA, 4th rd, 15th pk (106th overall)
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Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2018-2019 17 1 6 7 -2 10 1 2 0 0 0 0 44 2.3
NHL Career 354 37 124 161 19 158 18 73 1 2 3 0 647 5.7
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2018-2019 17 1 6 7 -2 10 1 2 0 0 0 0 44 2.3
NHL Career 354 37 124 161 19 158 18 73 1 2 3 0 647 5.7
Last 5 games
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
PHI NOV 15 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 11 09:14
PIT NOV 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 30 25:00
WPG NOV 11 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 5 24 26:43
TOR NOV 9 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 4 27 20:37
OTT NOV 6 0 1 1 -2 0 0 0 1 25 19:45
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
PHI NOV 15 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 11 09:14
PIT NOV 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 30 25:00
WPG NOV 11 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 5 24 26:43
TOR NOV 9 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 4 27 20:37
OTT NOV 6 0 1 1 -2 0 0 0 1 25 19:45

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There are always reminders in the NHL that skill can make up for a lack of size. At 5-foot-10 and 183 pounds, Vatanen is clear proof of that.

A fourth-round selection (No. 106) by the Anaheim Ducks in the 2009 NHL Draft, the former Finnish League star took some time adjusting to the North American pro game. But as a swift-skating defenseman with offensive skill and good puck sense, the Finland native quickly found ways he could contribute to team success in the NHL.

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