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Artturi Lehkonen
European Skater
Kalpa, FINLAND
Final Rank:  9 Midterm Rank:  9
Position:  Left Wing Shoots:  Left
Height:  5' 9" Weight:  163
Born:  4 July 1995 Hometown:  Turku, FIN
Birthplace:  Piikkio, FIN
• Lehkonen led Team Finland and tied for fourth in tournament scoring with nine points (3-6--9) in seven games at the 2013 Under-18 World Championship, where he tallied the opening goal in Finland’s bronze-medal victory over Team Russia. He also competed at the 2013 World Junior Championship, recording three goals (3-1--4) and a plus-5 rating in six games.

• At the 2012 Under-18 World Championship, Lehkonen led Team Finland to a fourth-place finish, tying for the team lead and second in tournament scoring with 10 points (7-3--10).

• His father, Ismo, and uncle, Timo (selected 90th overall in 1984 by Chicago), played professional hockey in Finland before pursuing coaching careers.

• He patterns his game after Finnish great Teemu Selanne.

FAVORITES


NHL team:
Philadelphia Flyers
NHL player: Jeff Carter
Shootout move: “Blocker-side over the pad”
Movie: Die Hard
TV show: Modern Family
Video game: FIFA 12
Home-cooked meal: Spaghetti and sauce
Place to visit: Philadelphia’s locker room

 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2010-2011
TPS JR.
FINLAND-JR.
2
0
1
1
0
2010-2011
TPS U18
FINLAND-JR. U18
28
23
15
38
43
2011-2012
TPS
FINLAND
18
2
2
4
8
2011-2012
TPS JR.
FINLAND-JR.
40
28
26
54
54
2011-2012
TPS U18
FINLAND-JR. U18
3
4
6
10
0
2012-2013
FIN (2013 IIHF World Junior Championship)
ITLTOUR
6
3
1
4
4
2012-2013
KALPA
FINLAND
45
14
16
30
12
2012-2013
KALPA JR.
FINLAND-JR.
1
0
0
0
0
2013-2014
FIN (2014 World Junior Championship)
ITLTOUR
6
2
2
4
2
2013-2014
KALPA
FINLAND
33
7
13
20
4