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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 +/-
16 4 4 8 3
Career
GP G A P +/-
403 44 135 179 7
  • 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 16 4 4 8 3 6 1 3 0 0 0 0 24 16.7
NHL Career 403 44 135 179 7 176 21 79 1 2 3 0 734 6
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2019-2020 16 4 4 8 3 6 1 3 0 0 0 0 24 16.7
NHL Career 403 44 135 179 7 176 21 79 1 2 3 0 734 6
Last 5 games
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
BOS NOV 19 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 2 22 22:24
EDM NOV 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 02:43
CGY NOV 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 30 24:24
WPG NOV 5 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 31 25:09
CAR NOV 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 30 23:33
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
BOS NOV 19 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 2 22 22:24
EDM NOV 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 02:43
CGY NOV 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 30 24:24
WPG NOV 5 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 31 25:09
CAR NOV 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 30 23:33

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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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