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Sami Vatanen | #45

D | 5' 10" | 185 lb | Age: 28 | New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
2019-2020 Regular Season
GP G A P +/-
7 1 1 2 1
Career
GP G A P +/-
394 41 132 173 5
  • 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%
2019-2020 7 1 1 2 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 11.1
NHL Career 394 41 132 173 5 174 20 76 1 2 3 0 719 5.7
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2019-2020 7 1 1 2 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 11.1
NHL Career 394 41 132 173 5 174 20 76 1 2 3 0 719 5.7
Last 5 games
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
NYR OCT 17 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 3 26 21:23
FLA OCT 14 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 1 30 21:40
BOS OCT 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 25 21:22
EDM OCT 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 32 23:16
PHI OCT 9 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 23 18:48
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
NYR OCT 17 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 3 26 21:23
FLA OCT 14 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 1 30 21:40
BOS OCT 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 25 21:22
EDM OCT 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 32 23:16
PHI OCT 9 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 23 18:48

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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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