Ramo invited to Finnish Olympic evaluation camp

Tuesday, 23.07.2013 / 12:41 PM / News
By Torie Peterson  - CalgaryFlames.com (@toriepeterson)
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Ramo invited to Finnish Olympic evaluation camp

CALGARY, AB -- Calgary Flames netminder Karri Ramo has been invited to Finland's Olympic summer orientation camp.

The 27 year-old is one of the 54 players invited to the camp, which is the first step in determining the Finns 2014 Olympic roster. 8 goaltenders have been invited in total; Niklas Backstrom, Kari Lehtonen, Antti Niemi, Antti Raanta, Tuukka Rask, Pekka Rinne, and Petri Vehanen are also vying for a spot on the roster that will head to Sochi next February.

Ramo has spent the last four seasons in the KHL with Omsk Avangard. In the 2012-13 regular season, Ramo put together a 26-9-5 record with a 2.00 GAA and a .929 save percentage.

The Flames signed Ramo to a two-year deal with a $2.75 million AAV ($2.6 million in the first year, $2.9 million in the second year) on July 5, 2013.

FULL FINNISH INVITEE LIST

GOALTENDERS: Niklas Backstrom, Kari Lehtonen, Antti Niemi, Antti Raanta, Tuukka Rask, Pekka Rinne, Karri Ramo, Petri Vehanen

DEFENCE: Juuso Hietanen, Topi Jaakola, Joonas Jarvinen, Jere Karalahti, Lasse Kukkonen, Teemu Laakso, Sami Lepisto, Toni Lydman, Tuukka Mantyla, Janne Niskala, Petteri Nummelin, Joni Pitkanen, Sami Salo, Kimmo Timonen, Sami Vatanen, Ossi Vaananen

FORWARDS: Juhamatti Aaltonen, Aleksander Barkov, Sean Bergenheim, Valtteri Filppula, Mikael Granlund, Niklas Hagman, Teemu Hartikainen, Juha-Pekka Hytonen, Jarkko Immonen, Jesse Joensuu, Jussi Jokinen, Olli Jokinen, Niko Kapanen, Mikko Koivu, Saku Koivu, Leo Komarov, Petri Kontiola, Lauri Korpikoski, Jarno Koskiranta, Jori Lehtera, Ville Leino, Antti Miettinen, Janne Pesonen, Lennart Petrell, Antti Pihlstrom, Jarkko Ruutu, Tuomo Ruutu, Sakari Salminen, Veli-Matti Savinainen, Teemu Selanne