Frans Tuohimaa (G)
Oklahoma City Barons
2014-15 Notes: Slated to start the season with Bakersfield (ECHL), but reassigned to OKC Oct. 15 when Richard Bachman was recalled by Edmonton...Made seasonal debut Oct. 24 vs. Texas in a 5-3 win with 39 saves...Won second start with a club-record 46 saves on Oct. 25 at Texas, a 6-5 overtime win...First goaltender in Barons history to win his first three starts with the team.
2013-14 Notes: Reassigned by Edmonton to the Barons March 26 after spending most of last season in the SM-liiga in Finland with HPK Hämeenlinna, and in the lower-level Mestis League with Sport...Made North American pro debut with a shootout win in the regular season finale April 19 vs. Iowa, stopping 38 of 40 shots...Served as the backup during the Barons’ opening-round Calder Cup playoff series.
Career Notes: Has played much of the previous 3 seasons in the SM-liiga with Jokerit Helsinki and HPK Hämeenlinna. Represented Finland in the Under-17 (2007-08), Under-18 (2008-09), Under-19 (2009-10) and Under-20 (2010-11) IIHF World Tournaments. Selected by Edmonton in the seventh round (182nd overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.