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Kari Lehtonen

Kari Lehtonen  #32

Dallas Stars  Goalie
NUMBER: 32 BIRTHDATE: November 16, 1983  (AGE 32)
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: Helsinki, Finland
WEIGHT: 205 DRAFTED: ATL / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 1st   (2nd overall)
Posted wins in six-straight appearances (6-0-0) from 11/3 - 11/19, his first six-game win streak since opening the 2011-12 season with wins in his first seven games (10/7-10/25) * Recorded 30 saves en route to his 250th career NHL win on 10/15 at TBL * Posted his second assist of the season (0-1=1) and made 35 saves en route to his seventh win of the season on 11/12 vs. WPG * Registered 34 saves and an assist (0-1=1) on 12/15 vs. CBJ en route to his 11th win of the season * Stopped 22 shots en route to his first shutout of the season on 12/27 vs. STL
Finnish Elite League First Team All-Star (2002) Finnish Elite League Best Goaltender (2002) Finnish Elite League Playoff MVP (2002) AHL Second All-Star Team (2005) Missed majority of 2009-10 due to back injury vs. NY Rangers, October 30, 2008 and resulting surgery, July 20, 2009. Traded to Dallas by Atlanta for Ivan Vishnevskiy and Dallas' 4th round choice (Ivan Telegin) in 2010 Entry Draft, February 9, 2010.


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