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Pekka Rinne
NUMBER: 35 BIRTHDATE: November 3, 1982  (AGE 33)
HEIGHT: 6' 5" BIRTHPLACE: Kempele, Finland
WEIGHT: 217 DRAFTED: NSH / 2004 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 8th   (258th overall)
2015-16 Highlights * Played in his 400th career NHL game on Nov. 27 at Philadelphia. * Posted his second shutout of the season and 38th of his career on Nov. 14 vs. Winnipeg (20 saves). * Played in the 2016 NHL All-Star Game in Nashville. Golden Nuggets * Pekka's 38 career shutouts are tied for third most since the start of the 2008-09 season (with one behind Jonathan Quick, and are two behind first-place Henrik Lundqvist) * 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.

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