National Hockey League

National Hockey League Draft Profile
Joonas Korpisalo
TeamColumbus
Round3
Selection1 (62 overall)
PositionGoalie
Previous TeamFinnish (Jrs.)
DOB4/28/1994
Height6-2
Weight163
Notes: Finnish goaltender is the third-ranked European skater by NHL Central Scouting...Played 38 games for Jokerit's junior team in 2011-12 and posted a 2.04 GAA and .920 save percentage...Korpisalo represented Team Finland at the 2012 U-18 World Junior Championship, recording a 3.02 GAA and .902 save percentage over six games...Scouts love his size (6-foot-2, 163 pounds) and athleticism, but say he could use work handling the puck...Korpisalo's father, Jari, played professional hockey in Finland.

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