Notes: 2012-13: Selected by NY Islanders in the 2nd round (34th overall) of the NHL Draft...2014-15: Traded to NY Islanders in a five-player deal, Oct. 4th.
Finnish defenseman is the seventh-ranked European skater by NHL Central
Scouting and is the second-rated blueliner on that list...Played in 33 games
for Karpat of the SM-liiga -- Finland's top professional league -- in 2011-12
and recorded three assists...Helped Team Sweden place fourth at the 2012 World
Junior Championship, recordingh one goal and three assists over seven
games...Also notched one goal and five assists over seven games to help Sweden
place fourth at the 2012 U-18 WJC...Scouts love his poise and all-around
ability...Has a solid wrist shot, but slap shot needs work.