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Sami Vatanen | #45

D | 5' 10" | 185 lb | Age: 28 | New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
2018-2019 Regular Season
GP G A P +/-
50 4 13 17 -17
Career
GP G A P +/-
387 40 131 171 4
  • 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 50 4 13 17 -17 22 3 5 0 0 0 0 107 3.7
NHL Career 387 40 131 171 4 170 20 76 1 2 3 0 710 5.6
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2018-2019 50 4 13 17 -17 22 3 5 0 0 0 0 107 3.7
NHL Career 387 40 131 171 4 170 20 76 1 2 3 0 710 5.6

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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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