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Pekka Rinne
NUMBER: 35 BIRTHDATE: November 3, 1982  (AGE 32)
HEIGHT: 6' 5" BIRTHPLACE: Kempele, Finland
WEIGHT: 204 DRAFTED: NSH / 2004 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 8th   (258th overall)
-Made 23 saves vs. L.A on March 14 to win his 200th career NHL game in his 370th appearance, all of which have been as a member of the Preds. -Is in the League's Top 5 in both save percentage (.926) and GAA (2.10). -In OT this season, is second in GAA (1.26) and save percentage (tied, .964) among goalies who have played 15 or more OT games. -Tied for the NHL lead in wins (41). -Ranks in the Top Five among Finnish goalies in NHL history in games played (fourth, 376), wins (third, 204) and shutouts (second, 36). -Has four shutouts this season (March 21 vs. BUF, Dec. 9 at COL, Nov. 27 vs. EDM and Oct. 17 at WPG). -One of three Predators players selected to represent the team at the 2015 NHL All-Star festivities. -Named Most Valuable Player at the 2014 World Championship after posting a 6-3 record, 1.88 goals-against average, .928 save percentage and three shutouts to lead Finland to a silver medal despite having only two other NHLers on the roster. -Titles won: 2004 & 2005 SM-Liiga Championships
NHL Second All-Star Team (2011) Signed as a free agent by Minsk (KHL), September 25, 2012. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to hip injury at Minnesota, October 22, 2013 and resulting surgery.
Quote of the Day

He scores 50 goals, they go in, they go in, and they go in. And I think, 'Why can't I do that?'

— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on teammate Alex Ovechkin, who scored his 50th goal of the season Tuesday in a 4-2 win vs. the Hurricanes
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