Jussi Olkinuora (G)
St. John's IceCaps
Started the season as the IceCaps’ backup goaltender behind Eddie Pasquale… Earned his first American Hockey League victory with 19 saves in a 4-3 win over the Bridgeport Sound Tigers on Nov. 24… Won four consecutive starts from Nov. 24 to Dec. 14, including his first AHL shutout in a 3-0 win over the Hamilton Bulldogs on Dec. 14… Was reassigned to the ECHL’s Ontario Reign on Jan. 12 and played 27 games for the Reign, posting a 3.01 goals-against-average and .887 save percentage… Was recalled by the IceCaps on Mar. 16 and won his final AHL start of the season on Mar. 23, 5-4 vs the Springfield Falcons.
2010-11: Played for the Sioux Falls Stampede of the United States Hockey League… Posted a 14-13-0 record with a 2.78 GAA and .900 save percentage in 27 games… Won all five starts from Feb. 18/11 to Mar. 9/11, making 30 or more saves in four of the contests, including a season-high 36 saves in the 3-2 win vs. Des Moines on Feb. 26/11… 2011-12: Played 22 games and posted a 9-8-3 record… Ranked first in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) with a 2.18 goals against average and second with a .924 save percentage… Posted a 1-2-0 record, 2.48 goals against average and .914 save percentage in three postseason games… Was named to the All-WCHA Rookie Team… Stopped a career-high 42 shots in 3-1 win over Union on Dec. 30/11… Recorded first career win and shutout in 3-0 victory vs. Princeton Nov. 25/11… Tabbed WCHA Rookie of the Week on Nov. 29 and WCHA Defensive Player of the week on Jan. 4/12. 2012-13: Joined the IceCaps on Apr. 7/13 after finishing a two-year career with the University of Denver, where he went 22-14-8 with a 2.28 GAA and a .920 save percentage with five shutouts… Made his AHL debut on Apr. 19/13 at HAM, making 22 saves on 25 shots in a 3-1 loss.