|NUMBER:||31||BIRTHDATE:||July 1, 1986 (AGE 28)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 2"||BIRTHPLACE:||Asikkala, Finland|
|WEIGHT:||206||DRAFTED:||TBL / 2004 NHL Entry Draft|
|Catches:||Left||ROUND:||6th (191st overall)|
made his Flames debut making 35 saves on 39 shots in a 4-5 SO/L in WSH in the season opener on Oct.3 ... notched his 1st win in a Flames uniform stopping 27 of 29 shots in LA on Oct. 21 ... earned his first win on home ice stopping 27/29 shots on Oct.26 ... beat the LA Kings for the second time this season stopping 21/22 shots on Nov.30 ... won three of four starts allowing one goal in each win from Dec.12 and has stopped 105/111 (.946%) shots he faced in his last five outings ... earned two consecutive wins Jan.28, 30 ... left the Feb.1 game with a lower body injury ... earned a 8-1 win in his first game back from injury on Mar.22 ... has won his six of his last seven starts as of Mar.28 ... made 31 saves in a 4-1 win over his former team (TB) on Apr.3 ... earned his 2nd career shutout on Apr.7 stopping all 31 shots ... had a 120:05 shutout streak ended on Apr.9 and had a season high 41 saves
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I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.