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Kari Lehtonen
Kari Lehtonen
Goaltender
(LEH-toh-nehn, CAR ee)
Number: 32
Height: 6' 4"
Weight: 210
Catches: Left
Born: 16 Nov 1983  (Age 30)
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
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Acquired: Selected in the first round, second overall, of the 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Drafted: ATL / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (2nd overall)
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
 
STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS EXPERIENCE:
* Making his second Stanley Cup Playoffs appearance
* Played in two postseason contests with Atlanta in 2007,
 
2013-14 REGULAR SEASON:
Most SVs: 47 (12/3, W) | PS: 1/1 (100%), 11/24 vs. Nash (NYR) | Shootout: 23/30 (.767%)
 
* Recorded five shutouts this season
* Allowed two-goals-or-fewer 34 times
* Recorded 24 saves and his third assist of the season en route to his 200th career NHL win on Jan. 23 vs. TOR
* Stopped 24 shots for his 3rd shutout of the season, and added an assist for the second straight game on Jan. 25 vs. PIT
* Ranks second among all active goaltenders and 21st in NHL history with 21 career assists, and ranks second on the franchise leaderboard with 16 assists
* Stopped 27 shots on Dec. 19 vs. VAN for his 100th win as a member of the Dallas Stars
* Won a bronze medal with Team Finland at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, posting a 1-1-0 record with a .934 SV% and a 1.51 GAA in two games



2008-09 Season Notes
* Won five straight starts from 3/6-16, posting a 1.18 GAA, a .966 save percentage and two shutouts during that span
* Made a career-best 49 saves on a career-high 50 shots in the Thrashers 5-1 win on 3/16 vs. WSH
* Made nine straight starts for the Thrashers from 2/19-3/10, posting a 5-3-1 record with two shutouts, 2.44 GAA and a .927 save percentage
* Stopped all 35 shots he faced for his third shutout of the season, his second in three games, on 3/10 at COL
* Stopped 25 shots for his second shutout of the season, 13th of his career, on 3/6 vs. MTL

2008-09 Season Highs
Shots Faced: 50, 3/16 vs. WSH (career high)
Saves: 49, 3/16 vs. WSH (career high)

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 z - ANA 82 54 20 8 266 209 116
2 y - COL 82 52 22 8 250 220 112
3 x - STL 82 52 23 7 248 191 111
4 x - SJS 82 51 22 9 249 200 111
5 x - CHI 82 46 21 15 267 220 107
6 x - LAK 82 46 28 8 206 174 100
7 x - MIN 82 43 27 12 207 206 98
8 x - DAL 82 40 31 11 235 228 91
9 PHX 82 37 30 15 216 231 89
10 NSH 82 38 32 12 216 242 88
11 WPG 82 37 35 10 227 237 84
12 VAN 82 36 35 11 196 223 83
13 CGY 82 35 40 7 209 241 77
14 EDM 82 29 44 9 203 270 67

STATS

2013-2014 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
B. Wheeler 82 28 41 4 69
B. Little 82 23 41 8 64
D. Byfuglien 78 20 36 -20 56
A. Ladd 78 23 31 8 54
O. Jokinen 82 18 25 -8 43
M. Frolik 81 15 27 8 42
E. Kane 63 19 22 -7 41
M. Scheifele 63 13 21 9 34
T. Enstrom 82 10 20 -9 30
J. Trouba 65 10 19 4 29
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
A. Montoya 13 8 3 .920 2.30
O. Pavelec 22 26 7 .901 3.01